Kwang Kim

( University of Nevada, Las Vegas )


(702) 774-1419
  • Institution:University of Nevada, Las Vegas
  • Departments: Mechanical Engineering
  • Research Fields: Energy Systems, Active Materials
  • Disciplines: Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
  • Location:Clark County
  • Funding:EPSCoR - Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research


Kwang Kim’s Laboratory, namely Active Materials and Smart Living (AMSL) Laboratory, provides an academic environment to UNLV students and researchers to learn and develop necessary engineering skills and attitudes that are needed to become great innovators throughout the course of their career. The laboratory is adequately setup to study engineering science in connection with Energy and Matter that has the broader economic-and-sociological impact on “sustainability and health engineering”.  Kwang J. (Jin) Kim is NV Energy Professor of Energy and Matter at the Mechanical Engineering Department of University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV).