Ph. D Course

Mechanical Design Lab. With Advanced Materials

Department of Mechanical Engineering

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Ph. D.Mechanical engineeringKAISTPresent
M.S.Future vehicleKAISTFebruary 2017
B.S.Mechatronics engineeringKOREATECHFebruary 2015

Research Interest

Composite materials

Composite structures

Mechanical property

Awards and Honors


  1. Woe Tae Kim, Seong Su Kim*, “Design of a segment-type ring burst test device to evaluate the pressure resistance performance of composite pressure vessels”, Composite Structures, 2020;242,112199
  2. Seong Yeon Park, Woe Tae Kim, Jae Hoon Choi, Seung Yoon On, Seong Su Kim*, “Effects of process-induced residual stress and geometric characteristics on pressure-resisting capability of corrugation in primary barriers of liquefied natural gas carriers.“, Ocean Engineering, 2021;237:109613
  1. Woe Tae Kim, Seong Su Kim, “EVALUATION OF MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF COMPOSITE PRESSURE VESSELS USING A SEGMENT-TYPE RING BURST TEST DEVICE”, 22nd International Conference on Composite Materials – ICCM22, Melbourne Australia, 2019.08.
  2. Woe Tae Kim, Seong Su Kim, ”Design Method of a Segment-Type Ring Burst Test Device to Estimate Burst Property of Composite Pressure Vessels”, Asia-Pacific Conference on Fracture and Strength 2020, Jeju, Korea, 2020.11.
  3. Woe Tae Kim and Seong Su Kim, “Evaluation of a pressure resistance performance of composite cylinder using the mechanically structured ring burst test device”, 24th International Conference on Composite Structures-ICCS24, Porto, Portugal, 2021.06
  1. Woe Tae Kim and Seong Su Kim, “세그먼트 타입의 링 버스트 시험 장치를 활용한 복합재료 압력용기의 기계적 물성 평가”, 2019년도 한국군사과학기술학회 종합학술대회, 2019.06.
  2. Woe Tae Kim, Seong Su Kim, ” Evaluation of Mechanical Properties of Composite Pressure Vessel using Segment-type Ring Burst Test Device”, The Fall Conference of the Korean Society for Composite Materials, 2019.12.
  3. Woe Tae Kim, Su Hyun Lim, Hugon Lee, Seong Su Kim, ”복합재료 압력용기의 기계적 물성 평가를 위한 세그먼트 타입의 링 버스트 장치의 설계”, 한국정밀공학회 2020 통합학술대회, 2020. 09.
  4. Woe Tae Kim and Seong Su Kim, “링 버스트 시험법을 활용한 Carbon/epoxy 필라멘트 와인딩 복합재료의 파괴 인성 특성 분석”, 2021년도 기계학회 춘계학술대회, 2021.06