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educator , Civil engineer

Won-Suk Jang, Korean civil engineer, educator. Research grant, National Institute Standards and Technology, 2007. Member of American Society of Civil Engineers.

Background

Jang, Won-Suk was born on January 26, 1974 in Seoul, Republic of Korea. Son of Jeong Ho Jang and Young Soon Song.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Yonsei University, Seoul, 1997. Master of Science, Yonsei University, Seoul, 2002. Master of Science, University Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 2004.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Maryland, College Park, 2007.

Career

Engineer Sungwon Corporation, Seoul, 1997—2000. Associate researcher Yonsei University, 2000—2002. Research assistant University Illinois, 2002—2003, University Maryland, 2005—2007.

Editorial assistant Automation Construction, 2005—2007. Research engineer National Institute Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, 2008—2009. Assistant professor Yeungnam University, Republic of Korea, since 2009.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in analysis of noise radiation from vibrating bridges. Research in evaluation of accuracy performance of embedded system for construction asset tracking. Research in strategy for applying ubiquitous computing and sensor networks to surveillance of civil infrastructure systems.

    Research in wireless sensor networks as part of a web-based building environmental monitoring system. Research in localization technique for automated tracking of construction materials utilizing combined rf and ultrasound sensor interfaces. Development of embedded system for construction tracking and monitoring.

    Development of wireless sensor network performance metrics for building applications.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to numerous engineering journals.

Membership

Member of American Society of Civil Engineers.

Connections

Married Ji Hun Kim; 1 child Hannah.

father:
Jeong Ho Jang

mother:
Young Soon Song

spouse:
Ji Hun Kim

child:
Hannah Jang