Professor Shawn Kook

My Expertise

Automobile Engines, Petrol (Gasoline) Engines, Diesel Engines, Gasoline Compression Igntion Engines, Dual-Fuel Engines, Optical Engines, In-cylinder flow and turbulence, In-cylinder Combustion Process, Optical/Laser Diagnostics, Engine Performance and Emissions Testing, Fuel Injection System, Pollutants Formation: soot, NOx, HC, CO, CO2, Alternative Fuels: Hydrogen, Natural Gas, Gas-To-Liquid, Coal-To-Liquid, Biofuels: Ethanol, Biodiesel, and Teaching Combustion Engines and other Powertrain Technology used in Hybrid (plugin or non-plugin) and Electric Vehicles.

Field of Research (FoR)


Professor Kook directs the UNSW Engine Research Laboratory where alternative fuels and new combustion technology are experimentally investigated for various engine applications. To find more about his research group, projects and facilities, please visit here (or click the "Engine Research Laboratory" link below).


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