Chan Hyeong KIM, Ph.D.


Office: Room 601, International Bldg.
Phone: +82-2-2220-0513
Fax: +82-2-2220-4054
E-mail: chkim at


  • Ph.D., Nuclear Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, 1998
  • B.S. and M.S., Nuclear Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea, 1986, 1988

Professional Experience

  • Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea, 2003-present
  • Assistant Professor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Troy, New York, 2001-2003
  • Assistant Director/Faculty, TAMU Nuclear Science Center, College Station, Texas, 1998-2001
  • ICRP Committee 2 Member, 2013-present
  • Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Radiation Protection and Research (JRPR), 2019-2021
  • President, Korean Association for Radiation Protection (KARP), 2022-present

Current Research Interest

  • Radiation Detection, Measurement, and Imaging, in General
  • Individual Particle Tracking-based Gamma Source and Proton Dose Imaging
  • Computational Human Phantoms for Radiation Protection and Medical Applications
  • Medical Physics Research Focusing on Particle Therapy and Prompt Gamma Imaging
  • Monte Carlo Dose Calculation and Detector Simulation


  • Senior Reactor Operator License, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, USA, 1999
  • Radiation Protection Supervisor License, Ministry of Science and Technology, Korea, 1990