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Nak-Kyun CHO


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Personal Statement

Nak Kyun Cho received a doctoral degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Strathclyde. He had 7 years of professional work experience as a mechanical engineer in chemical, marine diesel engine, and renewable energy industries. His Ph.D. research project is focused on the cyclic plastic behaviour of components operating at elevated temperature in terms of structural integrity and life assessment.

Education/Academic qualification

Master in Science, University Of Strathclyde

External positions

Research Engineer, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co., Ltd.

Jul 2011Sep 2014

Engineer, Doosan Engine co.,Ltd.

Dec 2008Jul 2011

Student Engineer, Rohm and Haas UK Ltd. Jarrow

Aug 2007Jul 2008

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Research Output 2017 2019

  • 6 Article
  • 1 Conference contribution book
  • 1 Proceeding

Creep-fatigue endurance of a superheater tube plate under non-isothermal loading and multi-dwell condition

Cho, N-K., Wang, R-Z., Ma, Z., Chen, H. & Xuan, F-Z., 31 Oct 2019, In : International Journal of Mechanical Science. 161-162, 30 p., 105048.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Superheater tubes
Composite materials
High temperature applications


Structural integrity assessment of engineering components under cyclic loading at high temperature

Author: CHO, N., 1 Dec 2018

Supervisor: Chen, H. (Supervisor) & Hamilton, R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis


Akiyama Medal

Nak-Kyun CHO (Recipient), 24 Jul 2018

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)