Faculty Profile for Dr. Hyunhwan Kim

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Dr. Hyunhwan Kim
Assistant Professor — Department of Engineering Technology
RFM 2240
phone: (512) 245-2137

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Ahmadi, N., Sharma Bhattarai, S., & Kim, H. (n.d.). Potential and Limitations of BIM in Designing Fire Sprinkler System: An Expert’s Perspective. In Associated Schools of Construction.
  • Yun, J., Sharma Bhattarai, S., Kim, H., & Na, I.-H. (2023). Laboratory investigation on storage stability based on physical properties and microstructural image depending on rubber particle size for CRM asphalt binder. Ournal of the Korean Asphalt Institute.
  • Kim, C., Song, Y., Cho, J., Kim, H., & Yeon, J. (2023). Influence of Temperature–Humidity Sensor Housing Depth on Concrete and Mortar Compressive Strength. Buildings.
  • Yun, J., Kim, H., Hemmati, N., Lee, M. S., & Lee, S. J. (2023). Laboratory Evaluation of Oil-Extended SBS Modified Binder. International Journal of Pavement Research and Technology.
  • Na, I.-H., Ji, B., & Kim, H. (2023). Evaluation of Asphalt Binder and Mixture Characteristics for Railway Subgrade Application” The Korean Society for Railway. In The Korean Society for Railway.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: The person who had the greatest impact on the success, Veteran Advisory Council. January 2019
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, The Alfred H. Nolle Chapter of the Alpha Chi, National College Honor Society. April 20, 2018
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Texas State University, San Marcos, TX, Department of Engineering Technology. 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Texas State University, San Marcos, TX, Department of Engineering Technology. 2013
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Presidential Award – The Prize of Excellent Instructor, Korea National University of Transportation, South Korea. 2009

Selected Grants

  • Lee, Soon Jae (Principal), Kim, Hyunhwan (Co-Principal). Develop a Comprehensive Map Detailing the Types of Aggregates Utilized in CRCP across Texas, $70000. (Funded: 2024 - Present). Grant.
  • Kim, Hyunhwan (Principal), Cho, Eunsang (Co-Principal). Generative Deep Learning for Predicting Engineering Properties of Polymer Modified Asphalt Binders, Texas State’s Center for Analytics and Data Science (CADS), Texas State University, $1000. (Submitted: December 22, 2023). Grant.
  • Shi, Xijun (Principal), Torres, Anthony S (Co-Principal), Moro Martinez, Carlos (Co-Principal), Ozbakkaloglu, Togay (Co-Principal), Yeon, Jung Heum (Co-Principal), Kim, Yoo-Jae (Co-Principal), Lee, Soon Jae (Co-Principal), Kim, Hyunhwan (Co-Principal). Acquisition of a flexural fixture for Instron 5989 Test Instrument, Texas State University, Texas State University, $59848. (Funded: November 2022 - Present). Grant.
  • Kim, Hyunhwan (Principal). Research on company trends in the US asphalt industry, Other, $11000. (Funded: March 1, 2022 - December 31, 2022). Grant.
  • Lee, Soon Jae (Principal), Kim, Hyunhwan (Co-Principal), Mazumder, Mithil (Co-Principal). Development of Rubberized Asphalt Binder (PG 82-22) for Low-Noise Double-Layer Pavements, Korea Agency for Infrastructure Technology Advancement (KAIA), $106195. (Funded: April 2021 - December 2023). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Advanced Technology in Asphalt Pavements (ATAP)
Editorial Review Board Member
Bobcat Day
Scholarship committee
November 2021-Present