Basic Air Filtration
Part I: Particulate Air Filtration: April 28 (Wed), 9:20am - 10:00am
Part II: Gas-Phase Air Filtration: April 29 (Thu), 9:20am - 10:00am
Part III: Filtration Media and Equipment: April 30 (Fri), 9:20am - 10:00am
Basic Air Filtration:
Kyung-Ju Choi, Chair of KFS
Dr. Kyung-Ju Choi is CTO of Clean and Science, Rolling Meadows, IL since 2011. He was with AAF (American Air Filter) International as Director of Global Media Development from 1995 to 2009, and a Sr. Staff Scientist with Cummins Filtration from 1986 to 1995. He was an adjunct professor of Chemical Engineering in the University of Louisville from 1996 to 2012, and in the Tennessee Tech University from 1986 to 1995. He is Chairman of KFS and was Chairman of AFS in 2010/2011. He received MS and PhD in Polymer Engineering at University of Tennessee, Knoxville Tennessee. He holds 47 US patents.
Basic Liquid Filtration
Part I: Filtration Principles and Structure: May 3 (Mon), 10:00am – 10:40am
Part II: Basic Filtration Theory and Analysis: May 4 (Tue), 10:00am – 10:40am
Part III: Methods of Testing and Data Organization: May 5 (Thu), 10:00am – 10:40am
Basic Liquid Filtration:
Professor Jun-Hyung Cho
Jun-Hyung Cho is a professor in the Department of Paper Science & Engineering at Kangwon National University in Republic of Korea. He received his Master degree in Engineering and Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering from Nagoya University in Japan from 1984 to 1989. His research and consulting interests are in the area of Filtration system of Papermaking wastewater, pigment for Papermaking and Environment-friendly Material. He is currently Vice President for Foreign Cooperation of Kangwon National University.
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KFS’s 1st International Annual Conference
KFS’s 1st Domestic Conference
KFS’s 2nd International Annual Conference
KFS’s 2nd Domestic Conference
A free booth was offered by FILTECH 2018
1) A free booth was offered by FILTECH 2018 held in Cologne, Germany. KFS Booth was set up by Professor Suk-Ho Kang and KFS Chair Kyung-Ju Choi who was a Keynote Speaker and a Session Chair at FILTECH 2018 in Cologne, Germany, March 13 – 15, 2018. KFS Chair, Kyung-Ju Choi has been a scientific committee member of FILTECH. Booth Number: U16, Name: Korean Filtration and Separation Society, Description: Korean Filtration and Separation Society (KFS) is an association promoting the education and training of scientists, engineers, and industry individuals on filtration and separation technologies. KFS was founded in 2017 to fulfill theneed in Korea for a professional society advancing the development of novel filtration and separation technologies and creating a forum for the collaboration of international experts from academia, industry, and government agencies.
Fiber Society Conference Participation
2) KFS Chair and Vice Chair participated in The Fiber Society’s Spring 2018 Conference at Tower Hall Funabori, Tokyo, Japan, June 12- 14, 2018. Dr. Kyung-Ju Choi presented a paper along with promoting KFS activities as KFS Chair, and Vice Chair Jong-Kil Kim attended.
Dr. Kyung-Ju Choi has enthusiastically pursued of the support of the International Delegates of Filtration (INDEFI) in order to host 14th World Filtration Congress (WFG) in South Korea in 2024. Dr. K-J Choi, Dr. H-S Park, Prof. S-H Kang and Prof. Kwang-Ho Choo met at Kyungpook National University on May 21, 2016 and discussed about a possible organization that could handle the proposal. Drs. Kyung-Ju Choi and Jong-Kil Kim met on June 12, 2017 in Seoul and decided to organize the Korean Filtration and Separation Society due to critical needs of filtration and separation in Korea. The organizing committee was formed on September 4, 2017. They are Dr. Kim, Jong-Kil (Hanyang University), Dr. Park, Hyun-Seol (Korea Institute of Energy Research), Dr. Park, Young-Ok (Korea Institute of Energy Research), Prof. Kim, Jong-Ho (Chonnam National University), Dr. Kim, Jang-Kyu (BKT), Prof. Kang, Suk-Ho (Yeungnam University) and Dr. Choi, Kyung-Ju (Clean & Science) as an acting chair. Dr. Kyung-Ju Choi was elected as Chairman of KFS at the general meeting on November 15, 2017.
KFS shall aim 1) to promote collaboration among relevant entities (universities, government agencies, industry, and professional societies) in the field of Filtration and Separation, 2) to network among the affiliated organizations.
The following activities shall be performed in order to achieve the KFS’s mission stated above. (1) Annual Technical Conference (2) Workshops and Short Course Offerings (3) Technology Transfer and Job Information (4) Research Stimulation and Innovative Product Acknowledgement (5) Miscellaneous Other Activities needed to achieve KFS mission
Dr. Kyung-Ju Choi at firstname.lastname@example.org
Temporary KFS Address
C/O Clean & Science, #906 Samsung-Dong, 511 Trading Center Building, Yeongdong-daero, Gangnam-Ku, Seoul, Korea 06164
Explanation of Logo
The bold red curve symbolizes contaminated fluid and the navy blue dashed line represents filtration and separation device. The overall shape is similar to Teageuk.
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Dr. Kyung-Ju Choi, Clean & Science USA, Chair,
Dr. Jong-Kil Kim, AM Nanotech / Hanyang University, Vice-chair,
Dr. Kevin Choe, CEO of WeGreen, 2nd Vice-chair,
Professor Suk-Ho Kang, Yeungnam University,
Dr. Jang-Kyu Kim, CTO of BKT,
Dr. Young-Ok Park, Korea Institute of Energy Research,
CEO Alex Kwag, Clean & Science Korea,
Professor Joo-Hong Choi, Gyeongsang National University,
Dr. Seok-Kyun Song, Cheorwon Plasma Research Institute,
Dr. Youngmin Cho, Korea Railroad Research Institute.