Research Interests

  • Observational physical oceanography and multidisciplinary applications
  • Physical processes affecting biogeochemistry, fishery, and underwater acoustics in the ocean
  • Ocean observing/monitoring technologies

Degrees

  • B.S., Seoul National University, Republic of Korea
  • M.S., Seoul National University, Republic of Korea
  • Ph.D., Seoul National University, Republic of Korea

Honors and Awards

  • 2003 Best paper award, POC, PICES; North Pacific Marine Science Organization
  • 2002 Award for excellent poster, Korean Meteorological Society
  • 2005-2006 Excellent PhD dissertation, Free-doctoral scholar program, Korean Research Foundation
  • 2008 Best paper award, Physical Oceanography, Korean Society of Oceanography
  • 2008 Silver Medal, Defense Science, Agency for Defense Development, Republic of Korea
  • 2008-2009 JIMO postdoctoral fellowship, Scripps Institution of Oceanography