Group

Group Members:

Spring 2022:

Principal Investigator: Dr. Jonghun Kam

Postdoctoral Research Associates:

Dr. Byeong-Hee Kim (10/2020-)

  • Research Topics:

    • Climate Change Impact on Water Availability and Hydrologic Extremes

    • Seasonal Forecasting of Droughts and Pluvials

  • Honors and Awards:

    • Outstanding Presentation Award (Oral), The 2022 Korean Water Resources Association Conference

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Dr. Chang-Kyun Park (11/2021-; 2021 Sejong Fellowship Recipient)

  • Research Topics:

    • Social Drought Impact Assessment

    • Sub-seasonal-to-Seasonal Forecasting Skill Assessment

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Dr. Yulizar (03/2022-)

  • Research Topics:

    • Extreme Event Analysis

    • Compound Risk Analysis

  • Website: TBD

PhD Students:

1. Anqi Liu (PhD; Spring 2021-)

  • Research Topic:

      • Impacts of Climatic Extremes and Pandemic on the Public's Pollution Complaints

  • Education:

    • 2020: M.S.E. in Environmental Engineering and Project Management at The University of Leeds, U.K.

    • 2019: B.S.E. in Hydrology and Water Resources Management at China Three Gorges University, China

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2. Kwanghun Lee (PhD; Spring 2022-)

    • Research Topics:

      • Integrative Water Quantity-Quality Measurement Technology

      • Measurement-Based Nutrient Flux Budget Model for a Reservoir

    • Education:

      • 2020: M.S.E. in Environmental Engineering at GIST

      • 2018: B.S.E. in Environmental Engineering at GIST

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3. DarMurtaza Ahmad (PhD; Spring 2022-)

    • Research Topic: Global Drought Risk and Awareness

    • Education:

      • 2020: M.Tech in Civil Engineering at National Institute of Technology, Patna India

      • 2016: B.Tech. in Civil Engineering at Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak India


MA/MSE Students:

  1. Yeonjin Son (MSE/PhD; Fall 2020-)

    • Research Topics:

      • Hydroclimatology of Seomjin River

      • Climate Change Impact on Arctic Hydrology

    • Awards, Scholarship, and Honors:

      • 2022: 1st Place Award at the 1st POSTECH Smart Campus Data Competition

    • Website: <click>

2. Shahid Ali (MSE; Fall 2020-)

  • Research Topic:

    • Changes in the Hydrologic Regime over Pakistan

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3. Eunmi Lee (MSE; Spring 2021-)

  • Research Topics:

    • AI Modeling for Dam Operation

    • Socioeconomic impact of Floods

  • Awards, Scholarship, and Honors:

    • Outstanding Presentation Award (Poster), The 2022 Korean Water Resources Association Conference

  • Website: <click>

4. Yena Kim (MS/PhD; Fall 2021-)

  • Research Topic:

    • Contribution of Terrestrial Nutrients to Oceanic Nutrient Budget

  • Education:

    • 2021: B. S.E. in Environmental Engineering at Kyung Hee University (early graudated)

  • Awards, Scholarship, and Honors:

    • 2022: Kwanjeong Educational Program Scholarship

    • 2021: Outstanding paper award at the 2020 Korean Society of Environmental Engineering (KSEE) Annual Meeting

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5. Jiam Song (MS/PhD; Fall 2021-)

  • Research Topics:

    • Social Response to Climate Variability and Pandemic

    • Social Response to Heat-driven Disasters (Drought, Heatwave, and Wildfire)

  • Education:

    • 2021: B. S.E. in Chemical Engineering at POSTECH

  • Awards, Scholarship, and Honors:

    • 1st Place BEST Poster Award, POSTECH X NAVER AI DAY 2022

6. Suenghee Choi (MS/PhD; Spring 2022-)

  • Research Topic:

    • Global Assessment of the Public's Interest in Tropical Cyclones

  • Education:

    • 2022: B.S.A in Mathematics and Computer Sciences (dual major) at Kyungpook National University

7. Maria Butt (MS; Spring 2022-)

  • Research Topic: AI Modeling for Air Quality

  • Education:

    • 2020: B.TECH in Civil Engineering at Jamia Millia Islamia University


Graduate Research Interns:

1. Junghwa Heo (Part-time; December 2021-)

    • Research Topic: Climatic and Air Quality Extremes

    • Education:

      • 2015: Ph.D. Course at Seoul National University (Completed)

      • 2013: M.S.E. in Atmospheric Sciences at Seoul National University

      • 2011 : B.S.E. in Environmental Engineering at Anyang University

Undergraduate Research Interns:

  1. Summer 2022:

    • Geeroo Kim: Impact of Rainfall on Car Crashes


  1. Summer 2021:

    • Seunghee Choi: Deep Learning Modeling for Water Resources Management


  1. Winter 2020:

    • Jiahm Song: Climate-society interactions from big data: A case study of South Korea

    • Yena Kim: Variability and trends of water quantity and quality along the coastlines of South Korea

    • Jeong-Tae Joo: Global drought awareness analysis


  1. Summer 2020:

    • Jiahm Song: Climate-society interactions from big data: A case study of South Korea

    • Yena Kim: Variability and trends of water quantity and quality along the coastlines of South Korea