Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
PhD, Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2009.
MS, Mechanical Engineering, Seoul National University, 1999.
BS, Mechanical Engineering, Seoul National University, 1997.
Interdisciplinary research focused on small scale fluid mechanics, wetting/non-wetting characteristics of nano-engineered surfaces, microfluidics, and hemodynamics.
Five Most Recent Journal Publications, Book Chapters, and Books
- Y. H. Kim, W. Choi, J. S. Lee, Water droplet properties on periodically structured superhydrophobic surfaces; A lattice Boltzmann approach to multiphase flows with high water/air density ratio, Microfluid. Nanofluid. 10(1), p173-185 (2011)
- S. S. Chhatre, W. Choi, A. Tuteja, J. M. Mabry, G. H. McKinley, R. E. Cohen, Scale dependence of omniphobic mesh surfaces, Langmuir, 26(6), p4027-4035, (2010)
- W. Choi, A. Tuteja, J. M. Mabry, R. E. Cohen, G. H. McKinley, A modified Cassie-Baxter relationship to explain contact angle hysteresis and anisotropy on non-wetting textured surfaces, J. Colloid Interface Sci., 339(1), p208-216, (2009)
- W. Choi, A. Tuteja, S. S. Chhatre, J. M. Mabry, R. E. Cohen, G. H. McKinley, Fabrics with tunable oleophobicity, Adv. Mater., 21(21), p2190-2195, (2009)
- A. Tuteja, W. Choi, J. M. Mabry, G. H. McKinley, R. E. Cohen, Robust omniphobic surfaces, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci., 105:18200-18205, (2008)
Major Honors and Awards
- Member, American Physical Society (APS)
- Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
- 04-06 Korean Governmental Scholarship, Ministry of Information and Communication
- 92-97 Department Fellowship, Mechanical Engineering, Seoul National University