Lee, Sangsoo

Personnel Profile

Lee, Sangsoo, Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Lee, Sangsoo, Ph.D.


Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, August 2007

Master in Mechanical Engineering, Sogang University, Korea, August 2001

Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering, Sogang University, Korea, February 1999

Research Interests

  • Developing heat pumps and refrigeration system and refrigeration components

  • Conducting experimental and numerical works on two-phase heat transfers such as condensation, evaporation, and boiling

  • Designing heat exchanger design and performance evaluation

  • Applying micro/nano-scale surface treatments on heat transfer application

  • Managing thermal dissipations of electric devices, data center, fuel cell, and battery

  • Performing computer aided theoretical and numerical fluid/ heat transfer analysis

Recent Publications

  • Sangsoo Lee, Batikan Köroğlu, Chanwoo Park, “Experimental investigation of capillary-assisted solution wetting and heat transfer using a micro-scale, porous-layer coating on horizontal-tube, falling-film heat exchanger,” International Journal of Refrigeration, 35, 2012, p.1176-1187.

  • Sangsoo Lee, L. K. Bohra, S. Garimella, Ananda K. Nagavarapu, “Measurement of Absorption Rates in Horizontal-Tube Falling-Film Ammonia-Water Absorbers,” International Journal of Refrigeration, 35, 2012, p.613-632.

  • Sangsoo Lee, Chanwoo Park, “Experiment-based thermal model for permeable clothing systems under hot air jet impingement conditions,” International Journal of Thermal Sciences, 51, 2012, p.102-111.

  • Srinivas Garimella, Matthew D. Determan, J. Mark Meacham, Sangsoo Lee, Timothy C. Ernst, 2011, “Microchannel component technology for system-wide application in ammonia/water absorption heat pumps,” International Journal of Refrigeration, 34, 2011, p.1184-1196.

  • Sangsoo Lee, Sunwoo Kim, Bong June Zhang, Hyung Kee Yoon, Kwang J. Kim, “Nano-fin like coating for dropwise condensation modeling perspectives”, 1st Asia-Pacific Forum on Renewable Energy, 16-19, November, 2011, Busan, Korea, 2011.

Contact Information

The Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
ENGC 307
MSC 191 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
voice: (361) 593-2093
email: sangsoo.lee@tamuk.edu
Personal Website:

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