Chanwoo Park, Associate Professor
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Chanwoo Park is an associate professor in the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department and director of the Two-Phase Heat Transfer/Sustainable Energy Laboratory at the University of Missouri. His research interests include multi-scale two-phase heat transfer systems, sustainable/renewable energy, energy conversion/storage and nanotechnology.
Park is the recipient of the National Science Foundation’s prestigious CAREER award in 2014, which funds his research on thin-film evaporation enhancement using hierarchical multi-scale porous media. His research grants as principle investigator or co-principle investigator total about $5 million, and his past appointments include the University of Nevada-Reno, Advanced Cooling Technologies, Inc., and in the Ford Research and Advanced Engineering Laboratory.
PhD from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
MS from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Taejon, Korea
BS from Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
Multi-scale phase change heat transfer
Thermal management of rechargeable batteries