Junghan Bae

309 Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering Bldg
University of Minnesota
1390 Eckles Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108-6005

Ph.D student, University of Minnesota
Life Cycle Assessment, Industrial Ecology, and Eco-industrial systems analysis
Phone: (612) 625-8216       
E-mail: baexx052@umn.edu

 

Education

  • Ph.D. Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering, University of Minnesota in Twin Cities, USA (Present)
  • M.S. Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, USA (2004 – 2005)
  • B.S. Environmental Engineering, Ajou University, South Korea (1993 – 2000).

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Experience

  • Research Assistant, Industrial Ecology Laboratory, Department of Bio-products and Bio-systems Engineering, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, MN (2007 – Present)
  • Communication Chair, ISIE student chapter, International Society of Industrial Ecology (ISIE), New Haven, CT (2007-Present)
  • Coordinator, Sustainable Development Forum, Samsung National Economy Research Laboratory, Seoul, Korea (2004-Present)                      
  • Research Specialist, Kaufert Laboratory, Department of Bio-products and Bio-systems Engineering, University of Minnesota, Saint Paul, MN (2006 – 2007)
  • Research Associate, Eco-planning Group, Products Environment Technology Team, Samsung Electronics, Suwon, Korea (2006 – 2006)
  • Project Manager, TTC Korea (Total Technology Company), Seoul, Korea (2001-2004)

 

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Areas of Interest

  • Environmental Database Development
  • Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)
  • Materials and Energy Flow Analysis
  • Eco-industrial and Environmental Systems Analysis and Modeling
  • Material and substance Flow Analysis
  • Infrastructure Networking

 

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Current & Past Projects

  • Environmental and Economic Systems Analysis of Biomass Logistics for Cellulosic Ethanol Production, 2007-Present
  • Life Cycle Management as a tool for Managing Corporate Risks, 2007
  • Development of Recycling Potential Index (RPI) of Materials and Parts in End-of-Life Vehicle for Design for Recycling, 2004-2005
  • Environmental and Economic Analysis of Recycling Process of ELVs for Design for Environment, 2005

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Publications

Suh S., K. Suh, J.H Bae, B., Walseth (2008), Comparative Environmental and Economic Systems Analysis of Corn Stover Logistics Options for Cellulosic Ethanol Production

Suh, K., Bae, Junghan, W. Brian, Suh, Sangwon, and Ruan, Roger (2007), Minnesota Corn Stover Assessment Report

Jun Beum K., Bae, Junghan, Allenby, Braden (2007), “An Economic Analysis Model for Materials and Parts in End-of-Life Vehicles (ELVs) Recycling System: Case Study in South Korea,” Journal of Waste Management (In Press)

Junghan Bae (2006), Developing Energy and Environmental Criteria for Green Public Purchasing of Electronic Products in Europe, North America, and East Asia. Samsung Electronics

Junghan Bae, Jun Beum Kim and Hyeongmoo Shin (2006), Development  of  Materials and Parts database system of End-of-Life vehicles (ELVs) recycling in the United States. prepared for sustainability report for Ford Motor company

Junghan Bae, Jun Beum Kim, and Seung Jin Lee (2005), Constructing   Recycling Potential Index (RPI) of materials and parts in End-of-Life   vehicles (ELVs) for Design for Recycling (DfR). prepared for sustainability report for Ford Motor company

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Awards/Honors

  • Tuition fellowship, Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering, University of Minnesota, 2008
  • Poster Award, The Midwest’s Premiere Energy, Economic, and Environmental Conference, University of Minnesota Twin Cities Campus, 2007
  • Ford Motor Company Research Grant, 2005
  • Hyundai Mobis Graduate Research Award, 2005
  • Ford Motor Company Research Grant, 2004
  • Scholarship, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University (2004)

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