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Academic & Office Career
· Graduated from Chosun University (Mechanical Engineering)
· Master at University of Southern California (U.S.C.)
· Worked for Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) for 30 years
· President, Intellectual Property Tribunal(IPT), KIPO
· Presiding Judge of the IPT, KIPO
· Director General, Examination Bureau
· Trial Judge, Board of Trials, KIPO
· Examiner & Director, Exam. Div.(Electronics, Mechanics, Metals, Automotives), KIPO
· Counsellor, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Korea, Geneva
· Chairman of KIPO Operation Committee
· Korean Head Representative on the Diplomatic Conference of Patent Law Treaty
· Korean Representative on various international conferences by WIPO & WTO
· Member of Patent Attorney Credentials Committee
· Professor, Patent Law Graduate School, Chungnam University
· Worked for Kia Motors Company
 
Literary Works & Thesis
· Interpretation of Patent Law, Patent Trials, Guides on Patent Precedents
· Handbook on Industrial Property Information
· The World of Invention and Patent
· Computerization of Industrial Property Administration,+ etc
 
Awards
· Award of the "Mark of Honor"
· Award of "Best Patent Person"
 
 
 
 
Academic
· Graduated Hanyang University(B.A. of Mechanical Engineering
· Graduated Graduate School of Public Policies at Hannam University
 
Professional Career
· Passed Technical Service Examination
· Served at Korean National Railroad Administration for 4.5 years
· Served at KIPO(Korean Intellectual Property Office) for 13 years
  - Examiner for Automobile, Machinery & Robot Division
  - Head of Air Conditioning Machinery Examination Division
  - Head of Automobile Examination Division
  - Judge at Korean Industrial Property Tribunal
  - Technical Hearing Judge at Patent Court of Korea
· Member of Industrial Property Deliberation Committee at KIPO
· Professor at International Intellectual Property Training Institute
· Lecturing at Chungnam University, Kyonggi University and Inha University
 
Literary Works & Thesis
· Patent Precedents Guide
· Assessing Economic Value of Patent Right's and other thesis
 
 
 
 
Education
· Private and Public International Law from Hague Academy of International law,
  Netherlands
· LLM in EC law, Leiden University, Netherlands
· Master of Electronic Engineering from Han Yang University , Korea.
· Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from Han Yang University, Korea.  
 
Experience
· Director of E-Commerce Examination Division, KIPO
· Counsellor of SME Division, World Intellectual Property office
· Trial judge, Intellectual Property tribunal
· Technical advisor, Patent Court
· Director of Communication Examination, Computer Examination Division,
  Examination Bureau 4, Korean Industrial Property Office.
· Patent Examiner, Korean Industrial Property Office.
· Deputy Director, Municipal Government.
· Probationary Government official, Ministry of Government Affairs.  
 
Certificate
· Patent Attorney
 
Significant publication
· “ Patent and Free Movement of Goods in the European Union” , LLM Dissertation, Leiden University  
· “ A Study on the tap-selection algorithm of dispersive tap-FIR filters”, M.E Dissertation, Han Yang University
 
 
 
 
Academic
· Graduated Busan National University(B.A. of Mechanical Engineering in Korea.
· Graduated Washinton University School of Law in Saint Lovis(Master of Law, U.S.A)
 
Professional Career
· Passed Technical Service Examination
· Served at Korean National Railroad Administration for 5 years
· Served at KIPO(Korean Intellectual Property Office) for 12 years
· Examiner for General Machinery & Robot Division
· Head of Air Conditioning Machinery Examination Division
· Head of Precision Machinery Examination Division
· Head of Automobile Examination Division
· Judge at Korean Industrial Property Tribunal
· Technical Hearing Judge at Patent Court of Korea
 
 
 
 
Academic Background
· Graduated from Inha University(Aeronautical Engineering)
· Master at Yokohama National University
 
Professional Career
· Examiner for Machinery/metal
· Head of Machinery Examination Division
· Judge at Korean Intellectual Property Tribunal
· Counselor, Embassy of the Republic of Korea to Japan
 
Literary Works
· Examiner for Machinery/metal
· Explanation for Patent Law(KIPO)
· Patent Precedents Guide(KIPO)
· Standard Model of A Shop Right(Precedent Part)(KIPO)
 
 
 
 
 
He practiced for eighteen (18) years as a patent examiner in the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO), specializing in the field of machinery and metals.  
Academic Background
· graduated from Agricultural Mechanical Engineering at Sungkyunkwan
  University
 
Professional Career
· passed the civil service examination in 1993
· practiced as a patent examiner of the General Machinery Examination
  Department in KIPO
· practiced as a patent examiner of the Automobile Examination
  Department in KIPO
· practiced as a patent examiner of the Precision Machinery Examination
  Department in KIPO
· practiced as a patent examiner of the Measurement and Analysis
  Technology Examination Department in KIPO
· retired from KIPO in October 2013
· served in KIM, HONG & ASSOCIATES since March 2014
 
 
 
 
 
· B.A. in Econmocis, Gun-guk University
· Instruction Department at Seoul National University
· Korean National Sport University
· Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Energy
· Korean Intellectual Property Office
  - Administrative Trademark Judge at Intellectual Property Tribunal
  - Department head of Trademark Department, 1 st. Examination Department  
 
 
 
 
· Graduated from Korea maritime University Ship engineering
· Passed Technical Service Examination
· Server at KIPO (Koren Intellcectual Property Office) for 10 years
· Examiner for General Machinery & Robot Divison
· Examiner for Air Conditioning Machinery Examination Divison
· Examiner for Precision Machinery Examination Divison
· Judge of the Intellectual Property Tribunal, Korean Intellectual Property Office KIPO
 
 
 
 
· B.A. in Electronic Engineering, Korea University (1997)
· LL. B., Korea University (2011)
· M.A. in Management of Intellectual Property, KAIST (2013)
· Passed the Korean Patent Attorneys Examination (1996)
· Worked for SUNGHWA International Patent Office (2010-present)
· Worked for PARK, KIM & PARTNER Patent and Trademark Attorneys
  (2009)
· Worked for Patent/Legal team in Netpia, Inc. (2006-2007)
· Worked for SungAm Suh International Patent and Law Firm (2001-2005)
· Worked for NAM & NAM World Patent & Law Firm (1996-1999)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Academic Background
· LL.M., University of Mannheim in Germany
· LL.D., Sungkyunkwan University
· LL.M., Sungkyunkwan University
· LL.B., Sungkyunkwan University
 
 
Activities
· a board member at Seoul Bar Association
· a conciliation committee member at Seoul Bar Association

 
 
 
 
 
 
Academic Background
· LL.B., Sungkyunkwan University
 
Professional Career
· Yangjae Law Firm
· Davida Law Firm
 
 
Activities
· a member at Small Business Consulting Lawyers’ Association
· a member in the free legal aid business for counseling a sexual violence
  victim at Korean Sexual Violence Crisis Center
· a member in the free legal aid business for construction claim at Korean
  Commercial Arbitration Board


 
 
 
 
 
Academic Background
· LL.B., Sungkyunkwan University
 
Professional Career
· Narae Law Firm
 
 
Awards
· Excellent Public Defender Award 2007
· Excellent Public Defender Award 2008
 
 
 
 
 
 
Academic Background
· Marshall University in West Virginia, USA (2006-2007)
· LL.M., Sungkyunkwan University Law School
· LL.B., Kyungpook National University
 
 
 
 
 
 
Academic Background
· LL.M., Kyungpook National University Law School
· B.A. in Korean Language and Literature, Korea University
 
 
 
 
 
· B.S in Biology, Yonsei University
· M.S in Biotechnology, KAIST
· M.A in Korean-English interpretation, GSIT of Ewha Womans University
· Worked as research associate in the Medical School of Korea University
· Worked as translator/interpreter for a number of consulting projects in SDI and
  Mckinsey & Co
 
 
 
 
Education
· Shinpung Elementary School, Suwon, Korea
· Seoul Middle School, Seoul, Korea
· Seoul High School, Seoul, Korea
· Naval Architecture & Ocean Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
· Master of Business Administration, Kyungnam National University, Masan, Korea
 
Research Interests

Chemical Separation Processes; Membranes including liquid separations and module design; Pollution prevention; Cleaner Production Technology with Supercritical Fluids 

 
Career Summary
· Visiting Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Delaware
· Director of Institute of Environmental Research
· Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor of Chemical
  Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University
· Visiting Professor of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of
  Minnesota
· Part-time Lecturer of Chemical Engineering Sungkyunkwan University
· Part-time Lecturer of Chemical Engineering Chungbuk National University
 
 
 
 
Education
· B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University
· M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University
· M.A.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Waterloo (Canada)
· Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Waterloo (Canada)
 
Research Interestss

ERP-PM (Plant Maintenance) module development,
VR(Virtual Reality) Simulator development, Information System development for Product Design,
Fiber-Optic Sensors; Acoustic Emission, Acceleration, Strain measurement system, Signal Processing, On-Line Monitoring System,
Structural Integrity Assessment; Fatigue and Fracture Analysis using FEA, Toughness Test Failure Analysis based on Measurements and FEA, Software Development, Intelligent Transportation System; Fiber-optic Automobile Detection System, Intelligent Traffic Control, Traffic Control Simulation  

 
Teaching Interests

Mechanical Design,
Computer-Aided Engineering, IT-based Mechanical Engineering, Creative Engineering Design Computer-Aided Drafting  

 
Positions Held
· Assistant professor; School of Mechanical Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University
· Research professor; School of Mechanical Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University
· Post Doc.; Safety and Structural Integrity Research Center, Sungkyunkwan University
· Research Assistant; University of Waterloo
· UW Korean Student Association Web-master; University of Waterloo
· Research Associate; CAD/CAM Lab., Korea Institute of Science and Technology
 
Society Memberships

KSME, ASME, ASINCO
The present Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University  

 
 
 
 

He graduated from the Mechanics Department at Sung Kyun Kwan University and worked in the mechanical department of Central International Law Firm by handling patent applications in Korea for Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, Mitsubishi Electric Company, Robert Bosch GMBH and N.V.Philips, etc. and prepared written opinions in response to Office Actions. He also worked in the mechanical department of Nam & Nam International Patent and Law Firm by handling patent applications in Korea for Siemens Aktiengesellshaft , Siemens Corporation, and Applied Materials Corporation, including the preparation of written opinions in response to Office Actions.

Language ; Korean, English, Japanese

 
 
 
 

· Bachelor of Electronics Engineering from Korea University
· Worked in HA & HA International Patent and Law Firm
· Worked in ShinSung Patent Firm
· Worked MOON & MOON International Patent and Law Firm
· P. K. KIM & ASSOCIATES

 
 
 
 

· Graduated from the electronic engineering department at Sung-Gyun-Gwan university
· Worked in Samchunli machine corporation
· Worked in Bando auto corporation
· Worked in Dinos tech corporation

 
 
 
 
· Bachelor of Mining & Mineral Engineering from Inha University
· Worked in LG Electronic Company
· Worked in Tong Yang Magic
· P. K. KIM & ASSOCIATES