Prof. Kang, Sung Ha - Georgia Tech, Math

Kang, Sung Ha

Professor of Mathematics
School of Mathematics
Georgia Institute of Technology
686 Cherry Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30332-0160

Office: Skiles 247
Phone: 404-385-7678
Fax: 404-894-4409
Email : kang at

Education and Employment
Professor, July 2017 -present (Associate Professor, August 2011- July 2017, Assistant Professor, August 2008 - August 2011)
School of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia 30332, USA

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, August 2002 - July 2008, Department of Mathematics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506, USA
Ph.D., Applied Mathematics, June 2002, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Research Interests
New modeling of functionals, mathematical analysis and numerical simulations for applied problems. Numerical methods and scientific computing.
Mathematical approaches to image processing. Variational functional and PDE based methods for various problems arising in image restorations and segmentation: denoising, deblurring, inpainting, color image, video, shape analysis, texture, multiphase image segmentation and various extensions.
GT Mathematics and Applications Portal (MAP)
GT MAP is a place for research discussion and collaboration. We welcome participation of any researcher interested in discussing his/her project and exchange ideas with Mathematicians. Please go to for more details. CSE PhD and master program
I am CSE coordinator in School of Mathematics. More information can be found following these links: CSE PhD (Math), CSE MS (Math), CSE Program and CSE Graduate Student Handbook .
I am a Math faculty. You can apply to Math PhD, not necessarily to CSE-Math PhD, if you are interested in working with myself or any Applied and Computational Math faculty in School of Math.

Publications Teaching Research (last updated 2016) Activities (last updated before 2018)