Complex Systems Design and Sustainability:
Our research aims at advancing the knowledge and theoretical foundations of complex systems design methods for product and system design, manufacturing, and life cycle to create transformational strategies for sustainability and competitiveness.


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Dept. of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering (ISE)
College of Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign




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    Prof. Kim was awarded with research funding from Hyundai Motor Co. for User-Centered Vehicle Suspension System Design $120,000 (2016-2017), and from Deere and Co. for Sustainable Product Design $1,072,090 (2010-2018).

    Prof. Kim has been elected as a Fellow of ASME in 2016.

    Prof. Kim was named Donald Biggar Willett Scholars for 2015.

    ESOL alumnus, Dr. Jungmok Ma started as an Assistant Professor in the Korean National Defense University. He is the third tenure-track professor among ESOL alumni.

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