Seokho Kang (강석호)

Assistant Professor

Department of Systems Management Engineering (Industrial Engineering), Sungkyunkwan University

Office: 27408B (Engineering Building 2)

Tel./Fax.: +82 31 290 7596 / +82 31 290 7610

E-mail: s.kang at

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    • 2011.03 - 2015.08, Ph.D., Industrial Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    • 2008.03 - 2011.02, B.S., Industrial Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea


    • 2018.01 - 2018.12, Visiting Scholar, Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences & Center for Data Science, New York University, New York, NY, USA
    • 2017.09 - present, Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Management Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, Korea
    • 2015.09 - 2017.08, Research Staff Member, Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Suwon, Korea
    • 2011.03 - 2015.08, Research Assistant, Department of Industrial Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

Professional Activities

    • 2018.01 - present, Committee Member, Korea Data Mining Society (KDMS)
    • 2017.09 - present, Member, Korean Institute of Industrial Engineers (KIIE)
    • Reviewer for Artificial Intelligence in Medicine, Computers in Industry, Expert Systems with Applications, IEEE Access, IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering, IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing, Information Fusion, Information Sciences, International Journal of Production Research, Neural Computing and Applications, Pattern Recognition, and more...

Honors and Awards

    • 2019, SAS Best Paper Award (with Myeonginn Kang), SAS Korea
    • 2019, SAS Best Paper Award (with Kyoham Shin), SAS Korea
    • 2018, Research Award (神品), Sungkyunkwan University
    • 2016, Gold Prize - Base Technology Division, Samsung Best Paper Award, Samsung
    • 2015, The 7th Lee Joong Han Award - Research Division, Department of Industrial Engineering, Seoul National University
    • 2013, SAS Best Paper Award, SAS Korea
    • 2011, Best Tutor Award, College of Engineering, Seoul National University
    • 2011, Best Graduate Award (Ranked 1st in the Department of Industrial Engineering), Seoul National University Engineering Alumni Association
    • 2011, Summa Cum Laude, Seoul National University
    • 2008 - 2011, National Scholarship for Science and Engineering, Korea Student Aid Foundation
    • 2008, Entrance Scholarship, Seoul National University

Short Bio

Seokho Kang is an assistant professor of systems management engineering (industrial engineering) at Sungkyunkwan University. He received the B.S. and Ph.D. degrees in industrial engineering from Seoul National University in 2011 and 2015, respectively, and was a research staff member with Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology. His research focuses mainly on developing learning algorithms for efficient data-driven modeling and their applications to real-world data mining problems in manufacturing, healthcare, and materials informatics. He has published a number of papers in refereed journals and conference proceedings related to these areas.