Jong min   Kim

Assistant Professor  

Office: BSETB 2.514
Email: jongmin.kim@utrgv.edu

Dr. Jong min Kim

Dr. Kim is an expert of water/wastewater treatment and renewable bioenergy technologies.





Selected Publications


  • Chris Thomson, Rich Dimassimo, Robert Clay, Sudhakar Viswanathan, Jongmin Kim, and Nicholas Landes. "Batch vs. Continuous Thermal Hydrolysis - Which is right for you?," Alexandria, VA: Proceedings of the Water Environment Federation, Residuals and Biosolids 2017, January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2017: 106-118(13).

  • Jongmin Kim and John Novak. "Nitrogen Removal in a Staged Anaerobic-Aerobic Sludge Digestion System," Alexandria, VA: Water Environment Research 89, no. 1 (January (1st Quarter/Winter) 2017): 17-23.



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Gerardo Flores. Engaged scholarship, Engaged Scholarship & Learning, $2,000.00 (October 20, 2017 - August 31, 2018)

  • Yingchen Yang. ISRP: A self-sustaining process to get fresh water from oceans, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, $20,000.00 (January 2, 2017 - August 31, 2018)



Selected Presentations


  • Alejandro Silva, Gerardo Flores, and Jongmin Kim. "Lead in drinking water at a South Texas university," 20th Annual Lower Rio Grande Valley Water Quality Management & Planning Conference, RGV stormwater management and UTRGV, South Padre Island, TX (May 2018)

  • Hector Mateos and Jongmin Kim. "Passive treatment for hardness removal from Rio Grande water resources," 20th Annual Lower Rio Grande Valley Water Quality Management & Planning Conference, RGV stormwater management and UTRGV, South Padre Island, TX (May 2018)

  • Erik Castillo and Jongmin Kim. "Dehumidification Water Quality Analysis of the South Texas Gulf of Mexico," 20th Annual Lower Rio Grande Valley Water Quality Management & Planning Conference, RGV stormwater management and UTRGV, South Padre Island, TX (May 2018)

  • Amado Zambrano, Paola Granados, Aaron Garza, Sergio Mireles, Jongmin Kim, Engil Pereira, and Jihoon Kang. "Aqueous lead removal using biochar pyrolyzed with locally-sourced biomass," 20th LRGV Annual Water Quality Management & Planning Conference, LRGV Stormwater Taskforce/UTRGV, South Padre Island (May 2018)

  • Gerardo Flores, Alejandro Silva, Adam Flores, and Jongmin Kim. "Lead in drinking water at a South Texas university," Texas Water 2018, Water Environment Association of Texas, San Antonio, TX (April 2018)

  • Amado Zambrano, Paola Granados, Aaron Garza, Sergio Mireles, Jongmin Kim, Engil Pereira, and Jihoon Kang. "Evaluation of locally-sourced biomass for biochar as filter media," 4th Annual Food Security Forum, UTRGV Earth Fest 2018, Edinburg (April 2018)

  • Paola Granados, Aaron Garza, Amado Zambrano, Sergio Mireles, Jongmin Kim, Engil Pereira, and Jihoon Kang. "Evaluation of locally-sourced biomass for biochar as filter media," UTRGV College of Sciences Annual Research Conference, UTRGV College of Sciences, Edinburg (April 2018)

  • Adam Flores and Jongmin Kim. "Testing for Lead in drinking water fountains of the UTRGV Edinburg Campus ," Engaged Scholar Symposium , Office of Engaged Scholarship & Learning, UTRGV Ballroom (April 2018)

  • Erik Castillo and Jongmin Kim. "Dehumidification Water Quality Analysis of the South Texas Gulf of Mexico," Graduate Research Symposium, UTRGV Graduate College, UTRGV Ballroom (February 2018)

  • Erik Castillo and Jongmin Kim. "DEHUMIDICATION WATER QUALITY ANALYSIS OF THE SOUTH TEXAS GULF OF MEXICO," 1st Annual UTRGV Sustainable Infrastructure Management and Planning Conference, UTRGV Civil Engineering Department, Weslaco, Texas (November 2017)

Current Courses

CIVE 3331 AL - Environmental Engineering:
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CIVE 3331 BL - Environmental Engineering:
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CIVE 3115 B - Fluid Mech & Hydroaulics Lab:
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CIVE 3331 91L - Environmental Engineering:
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CIVE 6343 01 - Water Quality Engineering:
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