Jong G Kim

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Jong G Kim

  • SR APPLICATION PROGRAMER
  • 301.614.6253
  • NASA/GSFC
  • Mail Code: 610.1
  • Greenbelt , MD 20771
  • Employer: SCIENCE SYSTEMS AND APPLICATIONS INC
  • Positions/Employment

    2/2012 - Present

    Lead Software Engineer

    Science Systems and Applications, Inc, Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland

    • Supported the software development of the atmospheric data assimilation system (GEOSadas).
    • Developed the GEOSadas tangent linear (TL) and adjoint (AD) models.
    • Carried various satellite data assimilation experiments of the GEOSadas system.
    • Evaluated the aerosol scattering/absorption effect in the GEOSadas system.

    3/2007 - 1/2012

    Senior Application Software Engineer

    Science Applications International Corporation, Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland

    • Supported the software development of the atmospheric data assimilation system (GEOSadas).
    • Developed the GEOSadas tangent linear (TL) and adjoint (AD) models.
    • Carried various satellite data assimilation experiments of the GEOSadas system.
     

    9/2004 - 2/2007

    Assistant Computational Scientist

    Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, Illinois

    • Developed the global ocean and sea ice TL and AD models.
    • Developed the parameter tuning and optimization algorithms for the global climate modelling system, CCSM.
     

    9/2003 - 8/2004

    Senior Researcher

    Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information, Daejeon, South Korea

    • Managed the Korea National Grid and E-science Initiative Project.

    9/1999 - 8/2003

    Postdoctoral Researcher

    Argonne National Laboratory, Lemont, Illinois

    • Developed the parameter tuning and optimization algorithms for the global climate modelling system, CCSM.
    • Developed the parallel linear and nonlinear solver packages (PETSc) for the applications of the ANL in-house research computational flow modelling systems.
    • Developed the TL and AD models for the inverse subsurface flow modelling package, iTOUGH2.
    • Analyzed the DOE geological carbon sequestration system combined with integrated coal-gasification process
     

    Education

    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT Aug. 1995 - Aug 1999
    • Ph.D.: Chemical and Fuels Engineering

    Kyungpook National University, South Korea Mar. 1986 - Feb. 1990
    • B.A: Chemical Engineering

    Talks, Presentations and Posters

    GEOS 3DVAR: Accounting Aerosol Effect in GSI/CRTM Observation Operator

    2014

    SCI-POW1051, World Weather Open Science Conference 2014, Montreal, Canada
     

    Tangent Linear and Adjoint Models of the Cubed-Sphere GEOS GCM

    2013

    Paper No. 459, The AMS 93rd Annual Meeting, Austin, TX, January 6-10

    Enhancement of the POP Ocean Model with Automatic Differentiation Technique

    2010

    IT25E-23, Ocean Science Meeting, Portland, OR
     

    Applications of Automatic Differentiation for Derivative-Enhanced Simulation Approach

    2006

    Computation Institute, University of Chicago, December 7

    Sensitivity-enhanced Simulation Approach for Community Climate System Model

    2006

    International Conference of Computer Science 2006, AD Workshop, Reading, UK, May 28~31

    Sensitivity Analysis and Parameter Tuning Scheme for Global Sea-Ice Modeling

    2006

    Ocean-Atmosphere Interaction Division, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, April 11

    Advanced Simulation Technique for Modeling Multiphase Fluid Flow in Porous Media

    2004

    International Conference on Computational Science and its Applications, Assisi (Perugia), Italy, May 14~17

    Implementation of a Finite Element, Discrete-Fracture Model for Oil Reservoir Simulation

    2001

    Schlumberger-Doll Research Center, Ridgefield, Connecticut, Oct 8

    Parallel Implementation of a Finite Element, Discrete-Fracture Model for Oil Reservoir Simulation Using Automatic Differentiation and PETSc

    2000

    First SAIM conference on Computational Science and Engineering, Washington DC, September 21~24

    Publications

    Refereed

    Holdaway, D., R. M. Errico, R. Gelaro, J. G. Kim, and R. B. Mahajan. 2015. "A Linearized Prognostic Cloud Scheme in NASA’s Goddard Earth Observing System Data Assimilation Tools." Monthly Weather Review, 143 (10): 4198-4219 [10.1175/MWR-D-15-0037.1]

    Holdaway, D. R., R. M. Errico, R. Gelaro, and J. G. Kim. 2014. "Inclusion of Linearized Moist Physics in NASA’s Goddard Earth Observing System Data Assimilation Tools." Mon. Weather Rev., 142 (1): 414-433 [10.1175/MWR-D-13-00193.1]

    Kim, J. G., E. C. Hunke, and W. H. Lipscomb. 2006. "Sensitivity-enhanced Simulation Approach for Community Climate System Model." Lecture Note in Computer Science, 3994: 533-540.

    Kim, J. G., E. C. Hunke, and W. H. Lipscomb. 2006. "Sensitivity Analysis and Parameter Tuning Scheme for Global Sea-Ice Modeling." Ocean Modeling Journal, 14 (1-2): 61-80.

    Kim, J. G., and H. W. Park. 2004. "Advanced Simulation Technique for Modeling Multiphase Fluid Flow in Porous Media." Lecture Note in Computer Science, 3044: 1-9.

    Kim, J. G., and M. D. Deo. 2000. "Finite Element, Discrete-Fracture Model for Multiphase Flow in Porous Media." AIChE Journal, 46 (6): 1120-1130.

    Publications

    Refereed

    Holdaway, D., R. M. Errico, R. Gelaro, J. G. Kim, and R. B. Mahajan. 2015. "A Linearized Prognostic Cloud Scheme in NASA’s Goddard Earth Observing System Data Assimilation Tools." Monthly Weather Review 143 (10): 4198-4219 [10.1175/MWR-D-15-0037.1]

    Holdaway, D. R., R. M. Errico, R. Gelaro, and J. G. Kim. 2014. "Inclusion of Linearized Moist Physics in NASA’s Goddard Earth Observing System Data Assimilation Tools." Mon. Weather Rev. 142 (1): 414-433 [10.1175/MWR-D-13-00193.1]

    Kim, J. G., E. C. Hunke, and W. H. Lipscomb. 2006. "Sensitivity-enhanced Simulation Approach for Community Climate System Model." Lecture Note in Computer Science 3994 533-540

    Kim, J. G., E. C. Hunke, and W. H. Lipscomb. 2006. "Sensitivity Analysis and Parameter Tuning Scheme for Global Sea-Ice Modeling." Ocean Modeling Journal 14 (1-2): 61-80

    Kim, J. G., and H. W. Park. 2004. "Advanced Simulation Technique for Modeling Multiphase Fluid Flow in Porous Media." Lecture Note in Computer Science 3044 1-9

    Kim, J. G., and M. D. Deo. 2000. "Finite Element, Discrete-Fracture Model for Multiphase Flow in Porous Media." AIChE Journal 46 (6): 1120-1130

                                                                                                                                                                                            
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