Chun Huh

Chun Huh, SPE, retired research professor in the Hildebrand Department of Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering at UT Austin (UT PGE), was elected to the National Academy of Engineering for 2018. Huh is recognized for enhancing the understanding of ultralow interfacial tensions of oil/surfactant/water systems. He served as a research professor at UT PGE from 2004 to 2016. A Distinguished Member of SPE, Huh is a past winner of the SPE Improved Oil Recovery Pioneer Award. He holds a BS in chemical engineering from Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, and a PhD in chemical engineering from the University of Minnesota.