Hyeyoung Cho

Graduate Research Assistant

EGI Fellowship Recipient

Phone: (801) 550-1697
Fax: (801) 550-1697
Email: hycho@egi.utah.edu

Thermodynamic properties of flow in reservoirs

Synthesis and applications of porous materials

Ph.D. Candidate in Chemical Engineering, University of Utah, USA (Spring 2017)

M.S. in Chemical Engineering, Inha University, South Korea (February 2013)

B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Inha University, South Korea (February 2011)

Language Skills

  • Korean
  • English


  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)
  • Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)
  • Korean-American Scientists and Engineers Association (KSEA)

First place overall, Future Energy Technology Idea Contest with SK E&S (December 2012)

First place overall, Master’s Thesis Presentation Contest (December 2012)

Third place overall, Women’s Academy for Technology Changer in the 21st Century (November 2010)

  1. Yu-Ri Lee, Min-Seok Jang, Hye-Young Cho, Hee-Jin Kwon, Sangho Kim, Wha-Seung Ahn, “ZIF-8: A comparison of synthesis methods”. Chem. Eng. J. 271 (2015) 276-280.
  2. Hye-Young Cho, Jun Kim, Se-Na Kim, Wha-Seung Ahn, “High yield 1-L scale synthesis of ZIF-8 via a sonochemical route”. Micro. Meso. Mater. 169 (2013) 180-184.
  3. Se-Na Kim, Jun Jim, Hee-Young Kim, Hye-Young Cho, Wha-Seung Ahn, “Adsorption/catalytic properties of MIL-125 and NH2-MIL-125”. Catalysis Today 204 (2013) 85-93.
  4. Hye-Young Cho, Da-Ae Yang, Jun Kim, Soon-Young Jeong, Wha-Seung Ahn, “CO2 adsorption and catalytic application of Co-MOF-74 synthesized by microwave heating”. Catalysis Today 185 (2012) 35-40.
  5. Da-Ae Yang, Hye-Young Cho, Jun Kim, Seung-Tae Yang, Wha-Seung Ahn, “CO2 capture and conversion using Mg-MOF-74 prepared by a sonochemical method”. Energy Environ. Sci. 5 (2012) 6465-6473.
  6. Jun Kim, Hye-Young Cho, Wha-Seung Ahn, “Synthesis and adsorption/catalytic properties of the metal organic framework CuBTC”. Catal. Surv. Asia 16 (2012) 106-119.
  7. Seung-Tae Yang, Jun Kim, Hye-Young Cho, Sangho Kim, Wha-Seung Ahn, “Facile synthesis of covalent organic frameworks COF-1 and COF-5 by sonochemical method”. RCS Adv. 2 (2012) 10179-10181.