Assistant Professor; Assistant Director, Industrial Assessment Center (UD-IAC)
School of Engineering: Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
- Choi, J.-K., and V.M. Fthenakis. 2013. Crystalline silicon photovoltaic recycling planning: Macro and micro perspectives. Journal of Cleaner Production, in-press, available on-line.
- Choi, J.-K., J.K. Kissock, and K. Hallinan. 2013. Beyond industrial energy assessments: The life cycle design perspective. Proceedings of ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Industry: 4-1 ~ 4-11.
- Choi, J.-K. 2013. End-of-life management of c-Si Photovoltaic Module. Featured article, KSEA Letter, 41, no. 3: 31-32.
- Ramani, K, D. Ramanujan, W. Berstein, J.-K Choi, M. Koho, and F. Zhao. 2013. Prioritizing design for environment strategies using a stochastic multi criteria decision analysis. ASME Journal of Mechanical Design, in-press, available on-line.
- Choi, J.-K., P. Friley, and T. Alfstad. 2012. Implications of energy policy on a product system's dynamic life-cycle environmental impact: Survey and model. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 16, no. 7: 4744-4752.
- Kim, H.C., V. Fthenakis, J.-K. Choi, and D.E. Turney. 2012. Life cycle GHG emissions of thin-film photovoltaic electricity generation: Systematic review and harmonization. Journal of Industrial Ecology 16, no. s1: 110-121.
- Hsu, D., P. O'Donoughue, V. Fthenakis, G.A. Heath, H.C. Kim, P. Sawyer, J.-K. Choi, and D.E. Turney. 2012. Life cycle greenhouse gas emissions of crystalline silicon photovoltaic electricity generation: Systematic review and harmonization. Journal of Industrial Ecology 16, no. s1: 122-135.
- Zhao, F., J.-K. Choi, J. Sutherland, C. Handwerker, and K. Ramani. 2011. A primary overview of sustainable product realization for the life cycle. Designing Sustainable Products, Services and Manufacturing Systems, ed. A. Chakrabarti, S. Rachuri, P. Sakar, and S. Kota, 120-135. Research Publishing.
- Ramani, K., F. Zhao, J.-K. Choi, D. Ramanujan, W. Berstein, J. Sutherland, C. Handwerker, H.M. Kim, and D. Thurston. 2010. Integrated sustainable life cycle design: A review. Journal of Mechanical Design 132, no. 9.
- Choi, J.-K., B.R. Bakshi, and Tim Haab. 2010. Effects of a carbon price in the U.S. on economic sectors, resource use, and emissions: An input-output approach. Energy Policy 38, no. 7: 3527-3536.
- Choi, J.-K., and V.M. Fthenakis. 2010. Economic feasibility of recycling photovoltaic modules: Survey and model. Journal of Industrial Ecology 14, no. 6: 947- 964.
- Choi, J.-K., and V.M. Fthenakis. 2010. Design and optimization of photovoltaics recycling infrastructure. Environmental Science and Technology 44, no. 22: 8678-8683.
- Choi, J.-K., L.F. Nies, and K. Ramani. 2008. A framework for the integration of environmental and business aspects toward sustainable product development. Journal of Engineering Design 19, no. 6.
- Choi, J.-K., and B.R. Bakshi. 2008. Attribution of global warming. 2008. Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, ed. S.G. Philander and G.J. Golson, 95-99. Sage Publication.
- Choi, J.-K., and B.R. Bakshi. 2008. Economic repercussion of carbon permit. Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, ed. S.G. Philander and G.J. Golson, 167-169. Sage Publication.
- Choi, J.-K., and B.R. Bakshi. 2008. American electric power. Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, ed. S.G. Philander and G.J. Golson, 45-46. Sage Publication.
- Williams, J.A.S., S.Wonweragiat, X. Qu, J.B.McGlinch, W. Bonwaitan, J.-K Choi, and J. Schiff. 2007. An automotive bulk recycling planning model. European Journal of Operational Research 177: 969-981.
- Chung, C.W., J.-K. Choi, K. Ramani, and H. Patwardhan. 2006. Product node architecture: A systematic approach to provide structured flexibility in distributed product development. Concurrent Engineering Research & Application 13, no. 3: 219-232.
- J.-K. Choi and K. Ramani. 2009. The quest for sustainable product design: A systematic methodology for integrated assessment of environmentally benign and economically feasible product design. VDM Publishing.
Selected Research and Work
- Goldhaber Distinguished Fellow, Sustainable Energy Technologies Department, Brookhaven National Laboratory, New York (03/09-08/12)
- Post-Doctoral Research Director, Center for Resilience, Ohio State University (10/06-03/09)
- Visiting Scholar, PRECISE, Purdue University (05/06-10/06)
- MEE 344 Manufacturing Process
- MEE 472/RCL 572 Design for Environment
- MEE 410 Heat Transfer
- Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 2006
- M.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 1999
- B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Hanyang University, 1997
- International Energy Agency-PVPS Task 12 on PV EH&S
- American Society of Mechanical Engineer
- American Institute of Chemical Engineer
- International Input-Output Association
- International Society of Industrial Ecology
- International Academy for Production Engineering
- Korean-American Scientist and Engineers Association
- Universal Linkage for Top Research Advisor
- International Symposium on Sustainable Systems and Technology
- Sustainable manufacturing process, energy efficiency
- Design for environment, life cycle assessment
- End-of-life management
- Sustainable infrastructure design
- Economic systems modeling (general & partial equilibrium models)
- Energy/environmental policy design