Jaemyung Ahn (안재명)

Current Appointment

Professor of Aerospace Engineering at KAIST, Aug. ’10 – current 


Principal Fields of Interests

      • Design Optimization of Aerospace Systems
      • Analysis of Complex Systems
      • Flight Dynamics and Control of Aerial and Space Vehicles


Past Work Experience

Consultant, Bain & Company, Seoul Korea, Apr. ’08 – Jul. ’10

      • Helped critical strategic decisions of C-level clients in various industrial practices
      • Projects: M&A strategy, Marketing strategy, New business entry strategy


Senior Researcher, Korea Aerospace Research Institute, Daejeon, Korea, Mar. ’99 – May ’04

      • Participated in the R&D projects for the liquid propellant rocket and satellite launch vehicle
      • Tasks: Rocket mission / trajectory design, Range safety analysis, Control system design



      • Ph.D. in Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT, Feb. 08 (Advisor: Prof. Olivier de Weck, Major: Aerospace Systems, Minor: Logistics)
      • M.S. in Aerospace Engineering, Seoul National University, Feb. ’99 (Advisor: Prof. Youdan Kim, Field: Control)
      • B.S. in Aerospace Engineering, Seoul National University, Feb. ’97