Hojae Yi, Ph.D.

  • Assistant Research Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering
Hojae Yi, Ph.D.
228 Agricultural Engineering Building
Shortlidge Road

University Park, PA 16802
Work Phone: 814-865-2807

Areas of Expertise

  • Engineering Mechanics of Materials; Characterization of Physical and Mechanical Properties of Agricultural and Biological Materials
  • Powder Mechanics; Storage, Conveying, Mixing, Size Reduction, Flow, Segregation, and Compaction of Particulate Materials
  • Mathematical/numerical modeling, simulation and analysis of mechanical behavior of particulate materials and biological materials
  • Applying mechanical engineering theories to the problems involving biological and particulate materials including renewable energy and consumer products


  1. August 2003 Ph. D. in Agricultural Engineering
  2. 1998-1999 Ph. D. Coursework in Agricultural Engineering
  3. 1996-1997 M.S. in Engineering. Dept. of Agricultural Engineering, Seoul National University.
  4. 1992-1995 B.A. in Agricultural Engineering, Dept. of Agricultural Engineering, Seoul National University