Yong Chae Lim

Processing & Joining Group
Materials Science & Technology Division
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
P.O. Box 2008
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6095
Phone: (865) 574-4805
Fax: (865) 574-4928

Yong Chae Lim is currently holding a postdoctoral research associate position at Materials Processing and Joining Group in the Materials Science & Technology Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). Prior joining to ORNL, he earned Ph.D. at The Ohio State University (OSU). His research experiences at OSU are multi-scale manufacturing process development and characterization by arc welding, laser assisted hybrid arc welding, and ultrafast laser ablation.  Yong Chae is currently working on various projects, including novel solid-state joining process development for automotive applications, mechanical and metallurgical characterization of friction stir welded high strength steel, low frequency hydrogen fatigue test for high strength steels, and high pressure hydrogen storage application. Yong Chae was the recipient of international scholarship from American Welding Society (AWS) at 2004 and 2006 and is currently member of AWS.