Yong Hoon Lee

Ph.D. Candidate, Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Field of Research

  • Design with nonlinear viscoelastic materials, Rheologically-complex materials
  • Co-design, Multidisciplinary design optimization (MDO), Design formulation
  • Multiobjective adaptive surrogate model-based optimization (MO-ASMO)
  • Computational modeling, Computational fluid dynamics (CFD)
  • Direct optimal control, Direct transcription (DT), Pseudospectral methods
  • Nonlinear programming (NLP), Sequential linear and quadratic programming (SLP, SQP)

Awards

  • Mavis Future Faculty Fellows Award, College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, August 2019 - May 2020. [link]
  • Honorable Mention of the 2017 Journal of Mechanical Design Editors’ Choice Award, ASME, August 2018.
    Lee, Y.H. et al., J. Mech. Design, 139(5):053401, May 2017. doi: 10.1115/1.4036133 (Announced in doi: 10.1115/1.4041528)
  • Graduate College Travel Award and MechSE Schaller Travel Grant, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, February 2019.
    Lee, Y.H. et al., In Proceedings of the 13th World Congress of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, May 2019.
  • Finalist Award of the 2009 ATES Paper Contest for ANSYS Fluent Academic Users, ATES, August 2009.
    Lee, Y.H. et al., In ATES Paper Contest for ANSYS Fluent Academic Users, August 2009, Seoul, Republic of Korea.

Education

  • Ph.D. Candidate in Mechanical Engineering: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana IL, USA, August 2014 to present
  • M.S. in Mechanical Engineering: Ajou University, Suwon, Republic of Korea, August 2010. (4.28/4.5)
  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering: Ajou University, Suwon, Republic of Korea, August 2008. (3.97/4.5, Graduated with Honor)

Work, Research, and Teaching

  • Teaching Assistant: Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Spring 2019.
  • Research Assistant: Engineering System Design Laboratory (P.I. Dr. James T. Allison), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, August 2015 to present.
  • Lecturer: Department of Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, Masan University, Spring 2014.
  • CAE/CFD Research Engineer (Assistant Manager): Nuclear Energy Division, Korea Nuclear Engineering and Services Corp, June 2010 - August 2013.
  • Student Research Associate: Thermal Hydraulic Safety Research Division, Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute, September 2008 - September 2009.
  • Research Assistant: CFD Research Laboratory (P.I. Dr. Yun-Ho Choi), Ajou University, September 2008 - June 2010.
  • Teaching Assistant: Department of Mechanical Engineering, Ajou University, Fall 2008, Spring 2009, Fall 2009, Spring 2010.

Publications

Thesis
2010
[1]Yong Hoon Lee, "A study on the application of Navier-Stokes equations to the unstructured grid system", Master's thesis, Ajou University, Suwon, Korea, 2010. [bibtex] [pdf]
Refereed Journal Articles
2019
[4]Yong Hoon Lee, Jonathon K. Schuh, Randy H. Ewoldt, James T. Allison, "Simultaneous design of non-Newtonian lubricant and surface texture using surrogate-based multiobjective optimization", Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 60(1), jul 2019, pp. 99-116. [bibtex] [pdf] [doi] [citations]
2017
[3]Jonathon K. Schuh, Yong Hoon Lee, James T. Allison, Randy H. Ewoldt, "Design-driven modeling of surface-textured full-film lubricated sliding: Validation and rationale of nonstandard thrust observations", Tribology Letters, 65(2), jun 2017, pp. 35. [bibtex] [pdf] [doi] [citations]
[2]Yong Hoon Lee, Jonathon K. Schuh, Randy H. Ewoldt, James T. Allison, "Enhancing full-film lubrication performance via arbitrary surface texture design", Journal of Mechanical Design, 139(5), may 2017, pp. 053401 (Presetned with the Honorable Mention of the 2017 Journal of Mechanical Design Editors’ Choice Award). [bibtex] [pdf] [doi] [citations]
2013
[1]Dong-Gyu Lee, Jea-Ho Park, Yong Hoon Lee, Chang-Yeol Baeg, Hyung-Jin Kim, "Natural convection heat transfer characteristics in the canister with horizontal installation of dual purpose cask for spent nuclear fuel", Nuclear Engineering and Technology, 45(7), dec 2013, pp. 969-978. [bibtex] [pdf] [doi] [citations]
Refereed Conference Proceedings
2019
[10]Albert E. Patterson, Yong Hoon Lee and James T. Allison, "Overview of the development and enforcement of process-driven manufacturability constraints in product design", in ASME IDETC/CIE Conference, DETC2019-97384, 2019, pp. 1-11. [bibtex] [pdf] [doi]
[9]Yong Hoon Lee, Vedant, Randy H. Ewoldt, James T. Allison, "Strain-actuated solar arrays for spacecraft attitude control assisted by viscoelastic damping", in Proceedings of the 13th World Congress of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, A230788, 2019. [bibtex]
2018
[8]Chendi Lin, Daniel R. Herber, Vedant, Yong Hoon Lee, Alexander Robin Mercantini Ghosh, Randy H. Ewoldt, James T. Allison, "Attitude control system complexity reduction via tailored viscoelastic damping co-design", in AAS Guidance and Control Conference, AAS 18-103, 2018. [bibtex]
[7]Yong Hoon Lee, Jonathon K. Schuh, Randy H. Ewoldt, James T. Allison, "Simultaneous design of non-Newtonian lubricant and surface texture using surrogate-based optimization", in AIAA/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics, and Materials Conference, AIAA SciTech Forum, AIAA 2018-1906, 2018, pp. 1-14. [bibtex] [doi]
[6]Chendi Lin, Yong Hoon Lee, Jonathon K. Schuh, Randy H. Ewoldt, James T. Allison, "Efficient optimal surface texture design using linearization", in Advances in Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization: Proceedings of the 12th World Congress of Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization (Braunschweig, Germany), A. Schumacher, T. Vietor, S. Fiebig, K. U. Bletzinger, K. Maute, Eds., Cham: Springer, 2018, pp. 632-647. [bibtex] [doi]
2017
[5]Yong Hoon Lee, R. E. Corman, Randy H. Ewoldt, James T. Allison, "A multiobjective adaptive surrogate modeling-based optimization (MO-ASMO) framework using efficient sampling strategies", in ASME IDETC/CIE Conference, Volume 2B: 43rd Design Automation Conference, DETC2017-67541, 2017, pp. V02BT03A023. [bibtex] [doi]
2016
[4]Yong Hoon Lee, Jonathon K. Schuh, Randy H. Ewoldt, James T. Allison, "Shape parameterization comparison for full-film lubrication texture design", in ASME IDETC/CIE Conference, Volume 2B: 42nd Design Automation Conference, DETC2016-60168, 2016, pp. V02BT03A037. [bibtex] [pdf] [doi]
2011
[3]Dong-Gyu Lee, Yong Hoon Lee, Wi-Soo Jeong, Jea-Ho Park, "Heat transfer analysis around transport cask under transport hood", in The 8th International Symposium on Radiation Safety Management, 2011. [bibtex]
2010
[2]Yong Hoon Lee, Jin-Won Seo, Jae-Hong Park, Yun-Ho Choi, "Numerical study on performance assessment and installation conditions of an automotive air cleaner", in Korean Society for Computational Fluids Engineering Spring Conference, 60115923, 2010, pp. 263-270. [bibtex] [url]
2008
[1]Jin-Won Seo, Ji-Yeon Kim, Yong Hoon Lee, Yun-Ho Choi, Bongha Song, Jongpaek Ha, "Numerical study for efficient air distribution in automotive HVAC system", in The Korean Society of Automotive Engineers (KSAE) Annual Conference and Exhibition, 76306949, 2008, pp. 594. [bibtex] [url]
Non-Refereed Conference Papers, Abstracts, and Talks
2019
[13]Yong Hoon Lee, R. E. Corman, Randy H. Ewoldt, James T. Allison, "Continuous relaxation spectra and its reduced-dimensionality descriptions for engineering design with linear viscoelasticity", in ASME 2019 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, IMECE2019-13370 (to appear). [bibtex]
2017
[12]Jonathon K. Schuh, Yong Hoon Lee, James T. Allison, Randy H. Ewoldt, "Designing with non-linear viscoelastic fluids", in The 70th Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society - Division of Fluid Dynamics, 2017. [bibtex]
[11]Jonathon K. Schuh, Yong Hoon Lee, James T. Allison, Randy H. Ewoldt, "Toward co-design of surface textures and Non-Newtonian fluids for decreased friction in lubricated viscous sliding", in The Society of Rheology 89th Annual Meeting, 2017. [bibtex]
[10]R. E. Corman, Yong Hoon Lee, James T. Allison, Randy H. Ewoldt, "Selecting design-appropriate material descriptions for linear viscoelastic materials", in The Society of Rheology 89th Annual Meeting, 2017. [bibtex]
2016
[9]Jonathon K. Schuh, Yong Hoon Lee, James T. Allison, Randy H. Ewoldt, "A validated computational model for the design of surface textures in full-film lubricated sliding", in The 69th Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society - Division of Fluid Dynamics, 2016. [bibtex]
[8]Jonathon K. Schuh, Yong Hoon Lee, James T. Allison, Randy H. Ewoldt, "Design appropriate modeling for determining optimal friction reduction with surface textures", in CCEFP Fluid Power Innovation & Research Conference, 2016. [bibtex]
[7]Yong Hoon Lee, Jonathon K. Schuh, Randy H. Ewoldt, James T. Allison, "Generalization of surface texture shape reduces friction and increases load capacity simultaneously in sliding contact with full-film lubrication", in CCEFP Fluid Power Innovation & Research Conference, 2016. [bibtex]
[6]Jonathon K. Schuh, Yong Hoon Lee, James T. Allison, Randy H. Ewoldt, "1G.3 Rheological design for efficient fluid power", in CCEFP Webinar Series, 2016 (Schuh and Lee contributed equally. Schuh presented part I and Lee presented part II.). [bibtex]
2015
[5]Jonathon K. Schuh, Yong Hoon Lee, James T. Allison, Randy H. Ewoldt, "Surface textures and non-newtonian fluids for decreasing friction in lubricated sliding contact", in CCEFP Fluid Power Innovation & Research Conference, 2015. [bibtex]
2012
[4]Yong Hoon Lee, Duk Woon Jeong and Jea Ho Park, "Preliminary design of a transport package for fresh fuels using LS-DYNA", in LS-DYNA Korea User Conference, 2012. [bibtex]
2010
[3]Yong Hoon Lee, "Thermal design technology for casks considering spent fuel burnup credit", in International Technical Seminar on SNF Storage and Transportation, 2010. [bibtex]
[2]Yong Hoon Lee, Dong-Gyu Lee, Jea-Ho Park, Tae-Man Kim, Hyung-Jin Kim, "Thermal design technology for spent nuclear fuel transport cask", in Korea ANSYS User Conference, 2010. [bibtex]
2009
[1]Yong Hoon Lee, Jin-Won Seo and Yun-Ho Choi, "A study of the assessment process of the performance of automotive HVAC system using FLUENT", in Advanced Technology Engineering Service (ATES) Paper Contest for Academic Users, 2009 (Nominated for the Best Paper Award. Presented with the Second Award.). [bibtex]
Tech Reports and Manuals
2019
[1]Tais Rocha Pereira, Albert Patterson, Yong Hoon Lee, Sherri L. Messimer, "Critical buckling load of thin-walled plastic cylinders in axial and radial loading: overview and FEA case study", engrXiv, 2019. [bibtex] [doi] [citations]

Membership of Professional Society

  • International Society for Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization (ISSMO), Member
  • The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Student Member
  • The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), Student Member
  • Korean Society for Computational Fluids Engineering (KSCFE), Student Member
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