Hyundai executives visit Sandia
Hyundai executives came to Sandia/California on Jan. 13 to learn more about the Laboratories’ research on ways to increase engine efficiency. In addition to Hyundai Senior VP Wootae Kim (pictured above), company Director Heung Chul Kim, Senior Manager Chulho Yu, and Senior Research Engineer Hwang Bok Lee were in attendance. The presentation detailed Sandia’s significant impact on automotive technology over the past 40 years, as well as information about current gasoline and diesel combustion research. Follow-up visits to the Hyundai R&D center in Korea are being planned to better define potential areas for future collaboration.
Hyundai senior VP Wootae Kim (left) chats with Research & Combustion Materials Center Manager Paul Miles ahead of
the recent visit. (Photo by Dino Vournas)