Bachelor of Science, Seoul National University, 1973. Master of Science, Seoul National University, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Colorado State University, 1984.
Director Inha Research Institute of Water Resource Systems. Professor Inha University, Inchon, since 1985, dean College Engineering, 2003—2005, dean Graduate School Engineering. Visiting professor University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1981-1982.
Member American Society of Civil Engineers, International Water Resources Association, International Association Hydraulic Research, Korea Society Civil Engineers (vice president 2003-2005), Korea Water Resources Association (president 2007^).
Son of Jae-Wan and Cheong-Soon (Cho) S. M.Sung-Won Min, April 28, 1979. Children: Koonyung, Joonkyung.