Yong-Hyuk Kim Jong-Sung received the B.S. degree in computer science, and the M.S. and PhD degrees in computer science and engineering from Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, in 1999, 2001, and 2005, respectively. Since 2007 he has been a Professor with the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Kwangwoon University, Seoul. His research interests include algorithm design/analysis, discrete mathematics, optimisation theory, combinatorial optimisation, evolutionary computation, operations research, data/web mining, machine learning, smart grids, and sensor networks. Dr Kim has served as an Editor of the KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems from 2010 to 2013. He is a member of the IEEE SMC Society and the IEEE Communications Society.
Kwangwoon University (Abbreviated to Kwangwoon, KW and KWU) is a comprehensive, coeducational and private research university in Seoul (Wolgye Dong, Nowon Gu), South Korea. And there are undergraduate and graduate programs (Master and Doctor.) The foundation is Kwangwoon Academy, an incorporated educational institution. As of April, 01, 2017， there are 8213 undergraduates and 1292 graduate students. Nearby subway station is Kwangwoon University Station, Seoul Metro Line 1.
Kwangwoon University has been recognized for its academic reputation in engineering and IT fields. Kwangwoon University was ranked 56th in Asia in field of Engineering in the 2014 and 2015 by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) and ranked 16th in Korea in field of Science and Engineering in 2015 by Korea Economic Daily. Among its alumni are Jongkyun Shin (JK Shin) (Currently Co-Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and president of Samsung Electronics), Jae Ryung Lee (CEO of Ericsson-LG Enterprise) and Inbee Park (professional golfer).
This profile appears in the World Book of Researchers 2018.
Information correct as on 06 July 2018 0603 HRS GMT.