Duc Duy Nguyen

Ph.D. Students

Ph.D. Student

Research Interests

My research focus is trying to leverage the properties of clean-burning fuel especially hydrogen to enhance the internal combustion engines efficiency. 

Selected Publications


  • M.Eng., Environment & Energy Mechanical Engineering, University of Science and Technology (UST), Daejeon, Korea, 2021
  • B.Eng., Thermal Engineering, HoChiMinh City University of Technology and Education, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, 2014 

Professional Profile

  • 2019 - 2021: Research Assistant, Department of Engine Research, Korea Institute of Machinery and Materials (KIMM), Daejeon, South Korea
  • 2018-2019: Project Engineer, Terumo BCT Vietnam, Dong Nai, Vietnam
  • 2016-2018: Facilities Project Engineer, ON Semiconductor, Binh Duong, Vietnam
  • 2014-2016: Facility Engineer, HOYA Lens Vietnam, Binh Duong, Vietnam

Scientific and Professional Membership

  • The Combustion Institute
  • The Korean Society of Automotive Engineers (KSAE)


  • Research Fellowship: University of Science and Technology (UST, Korea) 2019-2021
  • Raising the bar award, Terumo BCT Vietnam, 2018 

KAUST Affiliations

  • Clean Combustion Research Center (CCRC)

  • Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

Internal Combustion Engines Clean-Burning Fuel Hydrogen