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Oui-Woung Kim, PhD, Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who's Who

Dr. Kim has been endorsed by Marquis Who's Who as a leader in the engineering industry

Dr. Kim, a senior researcher since 1992, is currently employed with the Korea Food Research Institute (KFRI).

    GYEONGGI-DO, REPUBLIC OF KOREA, September 13, 2017 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marquis Who's Who, the world's premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to name Oui-Woung Kim, PhD, a Lifetime Achiever. An accomplished listee, Dr. Kim celebrates many years' experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

Dr. Kim, a senior researcher since 1992, is currently employed with the Korea Food Research Institute (KFRI), an organization that specializes in food and nutrition, agriculture, microbiology, biotechnology, biosafety and biosecurity, and biotechnology. During his time here, he also spent two years dedicated to serving as the leader of the group of rice research, from 2005 to 2007. From 2001 to 2002, Dr. Kim also worked externally as a visiting researcher in the Philippines at the International Rice Research Institute.

A member and vice president of the Korea RPC Society, Dr. Kim is currently active with the Koran Society for Agriculture Machinery and The Korean Society of Food Preservation. His efforts in the field have earned him a Mister Award through the Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Rural Affairs in 1996 and again in 2004. He was also granted a Prime Minister Award in 2009. Over the last 25 years, Dr. Kim developed the first-generation RPC model, a second-generation RPC model, and a third generation mega RPC model. He also established an evaluation standard for ability performance of RPC and unit machinery, as well as several others standards in his field.

Dr. Kim holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering and a Master of Science in Engineering from Pukyong National University and a PhD in Biomechatronic from Sungkyunkwan University. He served in the Korean Army from 1985 to 1988. For his efforts, Dr. Kim was recently published in the 33rd edition of Who's Who in the World in 2016. Married to Bok Hee Jung since 1968, they share two children.

In recognition of outstanding contributions to his profession and the Marquis Who's Who community, Oui-Woung Kim, PhD, has been featured on the Marquis Who's Who Lifetime Achievers website. Please visit for more information about this honor.

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