People

Bok Jik Lee, Ph.D.

Research Scientists
Research Scientist​​​​

Research Interests

reactive computational fluid dynamics (CFD), numerical methods and Riemann solvers, multiphase reactive flow, combustion instability, detonation, high performance computing

Selected Publications

  • Dynamics of bluff-body-stabilized premixed hydrogen/air flames in a narrow channel
    B.J. Lee, C.S. Yoo, H.G. Im
    Combust. Flame, Issue 6, 2602-2609, (2015)
  • Adaptive Osher-type scheme for the Euler equations with highly nonlinear equations of state
    B. J. Lee, E. F. Toro, C. E. Castro, N. Nikiforakis
    Journal of Computational Physics, Vol. 246, 165-183 , (2013)
  • Adaptive Osher-type scheme for the Euler equations with highly nonlinear equations of state
    S. Schoch, N. Nikiforakis, B. J. Lee, R. Saurel
    Combustion and Flame, Vol. 160, Issue 9, 1883-1899 , (2013)
  • The propagation of detonation waves in non-ideal condensed-phase explosives confined by high sound-speed materials
    S. Schoch, N. Nikiforakis, B. J. Lee
    Physics of Fluids, Vol. 25, 086102 , (2013)
  • Flow Characteristics of Small-Sized Supersonic Inlets
    H. J. Lee, B. J. Lee, S. D. Kim, I.-S. Jeung
    Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 27, No. 2, 306-318 , (2011)
  • Realization of Contact Resolving Approximate Riemann Solvers for Strong Shock and Expansion Flows
    S. D. Kim, B. J. Lee, H. J. Lee, I.-S. Jeung, J.-Y. Choi
    International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, Vol. 62, No. 10, 1107-113..., (2010)
  • Investigation of the pseudo-shock wave in a two-dimensional supersonic inlet
    H. J. Lee, B. J. Lee, S. D. Kim, I.-S. Jeung
    Journal of Visualization, Vol. 13. No. 1, 25-32 , (2010)
  • Robust HLLC Riemann solver with weighted average flux scheme for strong shock
    S. D. Kim, B. J. Lee, H. J. Lee, I.-S. Jeung
    Journal of Computational Physics, Vol. 28, Issue 20, 7634-7642 , (2009)
  • Numerical study of spontaneous ignition of pressurized hydrogen released by the failure of a rupture disk into a tu...
    B. J. Lee, I.-S. Jeung
    International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 24, Issue 20, 8763-8769 , (2009)

Education

  • 2004-2009 Ph.D., Aerospace Engineering, Seoul National University
  • 1997-1999 M.Sc., Aerospace Engineering, Seoul National University
  • 1993-1997 B.Sc., Aerospace Engineering, Seoul National University​  

Professional Profile

  • 2011-2012 Research Associate, Cavendish Laboratory, Department of Physics, University of Cambridge
  • 2009-2010 Principal Researcher, LIG Nex1
  • 2007-2007 Visiting Researcher, Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge
  • 2005-2006 Visiting Researcher, Explosion Dynamics Laboratory, California Institute of Technology
  • 1999-2007 Researcher, Agency for Defense Development

Scientific and Professional Memberships

​​American Physical Society (APS)
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics​ (AIAA)
Combustion Institute

Awards

National Research Scholarship, Korea Science and Engineering Foundation
Seoul Science Fellowship, Seoul Metropolitan Government   

KAUST Affiliations

​Clean Combustion Research Center
Computational Reacting Flows Laboratory