Boram

 

 

 

 

 

 

Biography

DateRole
 April 2013 - Present

PhD and DIC in Chemical Engineering

Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

September 2011 - August 2012

Research assistant in Chemical and Biological Engineering

Korea University, Seoul, Republic of Korea

September 2009 - August 2011

MSc in Chemical and Biological Engineering

Korea University, Seoul, Republic of Korea

September 2008 - December 2008

Exchange researcher in Institute for Process Engineering

Technical University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany

March 2004 - August 2009

BSc in Chemical and Biological Engineering

Korea University, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Research Interests

I am interested in

  • Predictive modelling
  • Optimisation
  • Computational fluid dynamics
  • Mass transfer
  • Membrane processes

Project Title

Modelling of reverse osmosis membrane process and transport phenomena for performance analysis and optimisation.

Supervisors

Prof Xiao Yun Xu

Department of Chemical Engineering, Imperial College London, UK

Prof Claire Adjiman

Department of Chemical Engineering, Imperial College London, UK

Publications

B. Gu, C.S. Adjiman, X.Y. XuThe effect of feed spacer geometry on membrane performance and concentration polarisation based on 3D CFD simulations. J. Membr. Sci. 527 (2017) 78-91

B. Gu, X.Y. Xu, C.S. Adjiman. A predictive model for spiral wound reverse osmosis membrane modules: The effect of winding geometry and accurate geometric details. Computers and Chemical Engineering 96 (2016) 248-265

B. Gu, D.Y. Kim, J.H. Kim, D.R. Yang, Mathematical model of flat sheet membrane modules for FO process: Plate-and-frame module and spiral-wound module, J. Membr. Sci. 379 (2011) 403–415 

Do Yeon Kim, Boram Gu, Joon Ha Kim, Dae Ryook Yang, Theoretical analysis of a seawater desalination process integrating forward osmosis, crystallization, and reverse osmosis, J. Membr. Sci. 444 (2013) 440–448

Jae Sung Kim, Dae Hun Kim, Boram Gu, Do Yeon Kim, Dae Ryook Yang, Simulation of Taylor–Couette reactor for particle classification using CFD, J. Crystal Growth, Simulation of Taylor–Couette reactor for particle classification using CFD, J. Crystal Growth 373 (2013) 106–110

Do Yeon Kim, Myoung Ho Lee, Boram Gu, Joon Ha Kim, Sangho Lee, Dae Ryook Yang, Modeling of solute transport in multi-component solution for reverse osmosis membranes, Desalin. Water Treat. 15 (2010) 20–28 

Teaching Experience

GTA for Reactor Design and Process Control Project (2015-2016)

GTA for Reactor Design and Process Control Project (2014-2015)

GTA for 2014 summer school where we hosted around 50 students from Georgia Institute of Technology, GA, USA, University of Notre Dame, IN, USA and Cornell University, NY, USA.

GTA for Reactor Design Project (2013-2014)

GTA for Introduction to MATLAB (2013-2014)

Awards and Funding

  • BP-ICAM studentship

Contact Details

Office

ACEX 1M17, Department of Chemical Engineering

Imperial College London, South Kensington Campus

London, SW7 2AZ, UK

Office Phone 

+44 (0)207 594 2562

Email