Kyoungdoc Kim, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Northwestern University
Materials Science and Engineering
Voorhees Research Group

  • Northwestern University, 2017
    Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering
    Advisor: Prof. Christopher M. Wolverton, Co-advisor: Prof. Peter W. Voorhees
    Dissertation: Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Aluminum Alloys
  • Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), 2013
    M.S. Materials Science and Engineering
    Advisor: Prof. Jin Yu
  • Hanyang University, 2011
    B.S. Materials Science and Engineering

Selected Publications

  1. Kyoungdoc Kim, Andrew Bobel, Vuk Brajuskovic, Bi-Cheng Zhou, Mike Walker, G.B. Olson, C. Wolverton “Energetics of native defects, solute partitioning, and interfacial energy of Q precipitate in Al-Cu-Mg-Si alloys“,                                              Acta Materialia (2018) doi: 10.1016/j.actamat.2018.05.031

  2. Kyoungdoc Kim, Peter W. Voorhees, “Ostwald ripening of spheroidal particles in multicomponent alloys“,                                                                                               Acta Materialia (2018) doi: 10.1016/j.actamat.2018.04.041

  3. Kyoungdoc Kim, Bi-Cheng Zhou, C. Wolverton, “First-principles study of crystal structure and stability of T1 precipitates in Al-Li-Cu alloys“,                                      Acta Materialia (2018) doi: 10.1016/j.actamat.2017.12.013

  4. Kyoungdoc Kim, Arijit Roy, M.P. Gururajan, C. Wolverton, P.W. Voorhees, “First-principles/Phase-field modeling of θ′ precipitation in Al-Cu alloys“,                        Acta Materialia (2017) doi: 10.1016/j.actamat.2017.08.046