Christine Kim

Christine Kim

Syosset, NY, US




Sonova, Fremont, CA, US, Engineering Intern

• Develop and run test methods for various curing times, schedules, and environmental conditions to optimize adhesion properties of a NuSil fluorosilicone on printed Carbon3D Elastomeric Polyurethane specimen dipped in Silane coupling agent solutions
• Adjust experiment procedures to maintain process control and to overcome inevitable errors likely to be introduced in a manufacturing setting for hearing aid production
• Facilitate print jobs sent to Carbon 3D’s M1
• Utilize Arduino to observe if IR signals transmitted and read by the Grove infrared receiver and infrared emitter can travel through printed materials
• Share and present experimental and statistical findings internally through technical presentation

Jul 2019 - current

ExOne, Irwin, PA, US, Research & Development (R&D) Intern

• Proposed methods to streamline metal powder flow for additive manufacturing based on proprietary research
• Operated an FT4 Powder Rheometer to test rheology characteristics under set conditions for specific metal powders
• Delivered analysis reports of research articles relevant to on-going projects
• Expedited sale processes of 3D printing equipment by conducting a customer audit

May 2019 - Aug 2019

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, US, Tech Spark TEAM (Training, Engineering And Makers) member

• Ran open hours to provide safe access to Ultimaker’s Ultimaker 3 Extended, Formlabs’ Form 2, Stratasys’ Dimension Elite, Stratasys’ Objet30 Pro, Epilog’s Epilog Mini, and Epilog’s Epilog Helix
• Assisted users in prototyping their design projects for courses, research, and clubs

Feb 2019 - May 2019

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, US, IDeATe (Integrated Design, Art and Technology) Tech Advisor/Lending Assistant

• Assisted students with Stratasys’ Continuous Build 3D Demonstrator, NVBOT’s NVPro, Ultimaker’s Ultimaker 3, and Rabbit Laser USA’s RL-80-1290
• Lended equipment to student and professors and process returns

Jan 2019 - May 2019


Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, US, Masters, Additive Manufacturing

GPA: 3.54/4.00

Jan 2019 - May 2019

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, US, Bachelors, Materials Science and Engineering

GPA: 3.66/4.00 – University Honors

Aug 2014 - Dec 2018