Dongwon Shin

R&D Staff Scientist

Education:

  • Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, 2007.
  • M.S. Metallurgical Engineering, Pusan National University, Republic of Korea, Pusan, 2002.
  • B.S. Materials Science and Engineering, Pusan National University, Republic of Korea, Pusan, 2000.

Research Interest:

  • Computational thermodynamics (CALPHAD) and first-principles calculations based on density functional theory (DFT).
  • Phase stabilities and properties prediction of energy materials.
  • Structural materials (metal alloys and ceramics).
  • Nuclear materials.
  • Energy storage/conversion/harvesting materials.

Work Experience:

  • 2010 to present: Research and Development Staff, Surface Processing and Mechanics Group.
  • 2007 to 2010: Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL.
  • 2002 to 2007: Graduate Research Assistant.