ME Professor Taehyun Shim Elected Fellow of ASME

9/6/2019

Dr. Taehyun Shim, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, has been elected a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).

Dr. Taehyun Shim, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, has been elected a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). The Fellow distinction is a recognition of exceptional engineering achievements bestowed to about 3 percent of the society’s more than 100,000 members.

Dr. Shim’s career of applied and foundational research in the fields of modeling of dynamic systems, active vehicle safety, stability, and control as well as the long-time active engagement in the ASME community earned him this honor. His research--funded by Ford Motor Company, General Dynamics Land Systems, TRW Automotive, and Hyundai/Kia Motor--has led to over 80 authored publications and 6 patents. Dr. Shim serves as an editor for the IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology. He has served as Chair of the ASME Automotive and Transportation System Technical Committee from 2016-2018.  He is a recipient of the 2008 Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Ralph R. Teetor Educational Award and a Distinguished Faculty Research Award from the University of Michigan-Dearborn in 2016.

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