Kang, Sung Ha
School of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology
Conference/workshop Organization
- SIAM Conference on Imaging Science, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA, May 23-26, 2016
MS57 High Order Regularization and Numerical Methods.
Co-organizer of Minisymposium with Maryam Yashtini (GT, Math)
- Fifth International Conference on Scale Space and Variational Methods in Computer Vision (SSVM)
Bordeaux, France, May 31 - June 4, 2015.
Scientific and Program Committee
- The Foundations of Computational Mathematics (FoCM) conference,
Montevideo, Uruguay, December 11-20, 2014
Computational Harmonic Analysis, Image and Signal Processing
Workshop organization with Jared Tanner (Oxford) and Ursula Molter (U of Buenos Aires)
- SIAM Conference on Imaging Science, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, May 12-14, 2014
Scientific Committee.
- SIAM Conference on Imaging Science, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, May 12-14, 2014
MS24 (2 sessions) Color Perception and Image Enhancement.
Co-organizer of Minisymposium with G. Steidl (Kaiserslautern)
- Fourth International Conference on Scale Space and Variational Methods in Computer Vision (SSVM)
Schloss Seggau, Graz region, Austria, June 2nd-6th 2013.
Scientific and Program Committee.
- IPAM The International Conference on the Frontier of Computational and Applied Mathematics, Tony Chan's 60th Birthday Conference, June 8 - 10, 2012
Organizing committee with Thomas Hou (Caltech), Hongkai Zhao (UCI), Haomin Zhou (GT)
- SIAM Conference on Imaging Science, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, May 20-22, 2012
Co-organizer of Minisymposium with Yifei Lou (Gatech)
MS5 and MS15 Current Developments and Challenges in Imaging Through Turbulence.
- SIAM Conference on Imaging Science, Chicago, Illinois, April 12-14, 2010
Co-organizer of Minisymposium with J.-F. Aujol (ENS, France)
MS8,
MS13 Variational models and mathematical approaches to image processing.
- 2nd annual Georgia Scientific Computing Symposium (GSC), February 20, 2010
Georgia Tech, School of Mathematics, Atlanta, GA
Co-organizer with Jim Nagy (Emory), Luca Deici and Haomin Zhou.
- SIAM Conference on Analysis of Partial Differential Equation, Miami, FL, December 7-10, 2009
Co-organizer of Minisymposium with M. Westdickenberg (GT Math)
MS1,
MS11,
MS20 Variational Methods in Image Processing and Interface Problems.
- Hausdorff Research Institute for Mathematics (HIM), Bonn, Germany, Sep. - Dec. 2008
Organizer of group A, Junior Trimester Program on Analysis
Title: Calculus of Variation and Image processing
Co-organizers: M. Barchiesi (CMU), T. Le (Yale), M. Morini (SISSA),
L. Mugnai(Leipzig), and M. Ponsiglione(Roma)
- SIAM Conference on Analysis of Partial Differential Equation, Mesa, AZ, December 10-12, 2007
Co-organizer of Minisymposium with S. Levine (Duquesne)
MS29,
MS51 PDE Based Models in Image Processing
- BIRS Workshop: Banff, Canada, October 23-28, 2004
Title: Mathematical Image Analysis and Processing.
Co-organizer with S. Esedoglu (UCLA), M. Pugh (Toronto) and J. Shen (Minnesota).
- Workshop at University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, March 21-23, 2003
Workshop Title: Image Processing and Computational Methods.
Co-organizer with S. Kim, P. Hislop, D. Lau, and B. Seales.
Scholarly Visits
- ICERM Sep 29- Oct 3, 2014, Semester Program on "High-dimensional Approximation"
workshop on 'Approximation, Integration, and Optimization'
- The Fields Institute Fall 2014, Sep 15-19, 2014
Thematic Program on Variational Problem in Physics, Economics and Geometry
- MSRI Member Fall 2013 semester, Nov-Dec 2013
Program: Optimal Transport: Geometry and Dynamics program
- Participant at IMA, Sep 23-26, 2013.
Hot Topics Workshop :Imaging in Geospatial Applications
- Visiting Scholar at Moulhouse, France, May 5-31, 2013
Laboratoire de Mathematiques, Informatique et Applications, Univ. de Haute-Alsace Mulhouse-Colmar
- Participant at Dagstuhl , Nov 20 - Nov 25, 2011
Efficient Algorithms for Global Optimisation Methods in Computer Vision
Organized by A. Bruhn (Saarlandes), T. Pock (Graz) and X.-C. Tai (Bergen)
- Participant at Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, Germany, Jan 30- Feb 5, 2011
Workshop 1105: Trends in Mathematical Imaging and Surface Processing
Organized by V. Caselles (Barcelona), M. Rumpf (Bonn), G. Sapiro (Minneapolis), and P. Schroder (Pasadena)
- Visiting Professor at ENS Cachan, May 2009-June 2009.
The Ecole normale suprieure de Cachan, France
Visiting Prof. Jean-Francois Aujol.
- Trimester visit at HIM, September - November 2008
Hausdorff Research Institute for Mathematics (HIM), Bonn, Germany
Junior Trimester Program on Analysis,
GroupA: Calculus of Variation and Image processing
- Long-term visitor at IMA, January - May 2006
Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA)
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
2005-2006 Thematic year on Imaging.
- Visiting Scholar at UCLA, July - December 2004
Department of Mathematics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA.
Invited Conference/workshop Presentations
- Workshop on Image Processing and Computational Methods,
University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, March 21-23, 2003.
- AMS Sectional meeting, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, March 26-27, 2004,
Invited talk in Special Session on Wavelets, other multiscale methods and their applications.
- SIAM Conference on Imaging Science, Salt Lake City, Utah, May 3-5, 2004,
Invited talk in MS6 Geometric Regularization in Image Analysis and Processing.
- KWMS, 1st international workshop for Korean women in Mathematics
Korea Institute for Advanced Study, Seoul, Korea, June 21, 2004,
Plenary Talk
Titled ``Mathematical approaches to image denoising and inpainting problems".
- KWMS, 1st international workshop for Korean women in Mathematics,
Seoul, Korea, June 23, 2004,
invited talk in Special Session on Applied Mathematics.
- AMS Sectional Meeting, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, November 6-7, 2004,
Invited talk in Special Session on PDE-Based Methods in Imaging and Vision.
- AHA International conference on Applicable Harmonic Analysis, May 23-27, 2005,
Invited talk in Special Session on PDE based imaging, HangZhou, China.
- Workshop: PDE-Based Image Processing and Related Inverse Problems,
Center of Mathematics for Applications (CMA), Oslo, Norway, August 8-12, 2005
Invited address.
- AMS Eastern Section Meeting, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, October 8-9, 2005,
Invited talk in Special
Session on Mathematical Methods for the Analysis of Images and High Dimensional Data.
- AMS Southeastern Section Meeting, Florida International University, Miami, FL, April 1-2, 2006,
Invited talk in Special Session on Mathematical Models in Image and High-Dimensional Data Analysis.
- SIAM Conference on Imaging Science, Minneapolis, Minnesota, May 15-17, 2006,
Invited talk in MS44 Variational and PDE Models for Image Decomposition.
- AMS Fall Central Section Meeting, Cincinnati, OH, October 21-22, 2006,
Invited talk in Special Session on Nonlinear Partial Differential and Its Applications.
- SIAM Conference on Analysis of Partial Differential Equations, Mesa, AZ, December 10-12, 2007.
MS29 PDE Based Models in Image Processing - Part I of II.
- SIAM Conference on Imaging, San Diego, CA, July 7-9, 2008
MS39 Variational Color Image Processing
- SIAM Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, July 7-11, 2008.
MS82 Segmentation and Data Mining - Part I of II.
- SAMPTA the 8th international conference on Sampling Theory and Applications, Marseille, France, May 18-22, 2009,
Invited talk in Special session on Sampling and inpainting.
- IMACS World Congress, Computational and Applied mathematics and Applications in Science and
Engineering,
Athens, GA, August 3-5, 2009
- Konkuk-Hanyang Workshop on Biomedical Topics, Konkuk University, Seoul, Korea, December 15, 2009
- KMS-AMS Joint Meeting of the Korean Mathematical Society and the American Mathematical
Society.
Seoul, Korea, December 16-20, 2009,
Invited talk in the special session on Mathematical
Biology.
- One day Workshop, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Korea Advanced Institute of
Science and Technology (KAIST), December 29, 2009
- SIAM Conference on Imaging Science, Chicago, IL, April 12-14, 2010.
MS 51 Analytical and Computational Aspects of Mathematical Modeling for Image Enhancement, Reconstruction and Segmentation
- International Conference on Mathematical Methods for Imaging
Sun Yat-Sen University, Guangzhou, China, August 4, 2010
- UKC 2010 , US-Korea conference on science technology, and entrepreneurship
Seattle, WA, Aug 13, 2010
Invited Papers Talk in (PAS) Pure and Applied Sciences Symposium on Mathematics
and Statistics.
- SIAM Conference on Computational Science and Engineering, Reno, Nevada, March 3, 2011.
MS106 Scientific Computing in Image Processing - Part I of II.
- FoCM (Foundations of Computational Mathematics), Period 1 Workshop A4 on Computational harmonic analysis, image and signal processing, Budapest, Hungary, July 4, 2011.
- The international workshop on ``Recent Advances in Biomedical Imaging" at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China, August 18, 2011.
- The second Midwest Conference on Mathematical Methods for Images and Surfaces, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, August 28, 2011.
- Schloss Dagstuhl Leibniz-Zetrum Fur Informatik, Germany. Seminar 11471, Efficient Algorithms for Global Optimisation Methods in Computer Vision, November 24, 2011.
- International Conference on Scientific Computing: In honor of Prof. Tony F. Chan at his 60th birthday for his contributions to scientific computing, Hong Kong, January 4, 2012.
- 4th Georgia Scientific Computing Symposium (GSC), University of Georgia, Athens, GA, February 25, 2012.
- Erwin Schrodinger International Institute for Mathematical Physics (ESI) and Universitat Wien, Vienna, Austria, April 25, 2012, Workshop on Computational Inverse Problems.
- 3rd New York Conference on Applied Mathematics (NYCAM), Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, October 13, 2012. Plenary Talk.
- The 8th International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics (ICIAM), Beijing, China, August 10-14, 2015.
MS-Th-E-48 Image restoration: new algorithms and new applications - Part I of III.
- 39th SIAM Southeastern Atlantic Section Conference, Birmingham, Alabama, March 20-22, 2015. MS 10 Variational models and their fast algorithms in mathematical imaging.
- 39th SIAM Southeastern Atlantic Section Conference, Birmingham, Alabama, March 20-22, 2015. MS 13 Inverse Problems and Imaging II.
- SIAM Conference on Imaging Science, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA, May 23-26, 2016.
MS6 Image Segmentation, Classication and Applications - Part I of II.
- SIAM Conference on Imaging Science, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA, May 23-26, 2016.
MS95 New Models for Image Restoration and Enhancement - Part II of II.
Summer School Lectures
- Summer School and Workshop on Imaging Sciences and Medical Applications
June 15-23, 2010, DM-FCTUC, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal.
Summer School Lecture on Image Segmentation.
- 2010 NIMS Hot topics School and Workshops on Image Processing, Computer Vision, Compress sensing and related Applications, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, Dec 14, 2010 (15:30-17:10PM) and Dec 15, 2010 (10-11:40AM).
Seminar and Colloquium Presentations
- Image Processing Seminar, Department of Mathematics, UCLA, Jan. 2001.
- CCS (Center for Computational Sciences) seminar series, U of Kentucky, October 23, 2002.
- Colloquium, Department of Mathematics, U of Kentucky, November 7, 2002.
- Numerical Analysis Seminar (Math), Kunkook University, Seoul, Korea, June 24, 2004.
- Numerical and Applied Mathematics Seminar, Department of Mathematics, Seoul National University,
Seoul, Korea, June 28, 2004.
- Partial Differential Equation seminar, Dep of Mathematics, U of Kentucky, February 9, 2005.
- Applied Mathematics Colloquium (Math), Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, May 31, 2005.
- Applied Computational and Mathematics Seminar, Department of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of
Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, September 23, 2005.
- IMA Seminar, Minneapolis, MN, Feb 20, 2006.
- Applied Mathematics Seminar, Department of Mathematics, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH,
November 16, 2006.
- Applied Mathematics Seminar, Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Washington, Seat-
tle, WA, January 24, 2008.
- Istituto per le Applicazioni del Calcolo, ``Mauro Picone" of C.N.R., Rome, Italy November 24, 2008
- Dipartimento di Matematica Pura ed Applicata, Universita' degli Studi di L'Aquila, L'Aquila, Italy,
November 26, 2008
- Department of Mathematics, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, December 8, 2008
- PDE seminar, January 27, 2009, School of Mathematics, Georgia Institute of Technology.
- Mathematics and Computer Science, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga, September 30, 2009
- Department of Mathematics, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, April 8, 2009
- Department of Mathematics, SungKyunKwan University, Suwon, Korea, Dec 22, 2009
- Department of Mathematics, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, January 28, 29, 2010
- School of Computational Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, March 5, 2010
- Seminar, Computational Science and Engineering department, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, Dec 21, 2010
- Analysis and Applied Mathematics Seminar, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, GA, April 4th, 2011.
- Applied Math seminar, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, April 20, 2011
- Istituto per le Applicazioni del Calcolo, "Mauro Picone" of C.N.R., Rome, Italy, June 21, 2011.
- Mathematical Image Processing and Data Analysis, Department of Mathematics, Technische Universitat Kaiserslautern, Germany, June 27, 2011.
- Computational Science Center, Universitat Wien, Vienna, Austria, July 1, 2011.
- Seminar, Computational Science and Engineering department, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, August, 2011
- Applied Mathematics Seminar, Department of Mathematics, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, October 15, 2012
- Departmental Colloquium, Department of Mathematics, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, November 2, 2012
- Laboratoire de Mathmatiques, Informatique et Applications (LMIA), Universite de Haute-Alsace (UHA) Mulhouse-Colmar, France, May 16, 2013
- Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences University of Toronto
Toronto, Canada, July 18, 2013
- SciCom group, David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, July 19, 2013
- Analysis Seminar, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Clemson University, October 3, 2013
- Departmental Colloquium, Georgia State University, March 27, 2015
Talk for Students/Outreach
- (Undergraduate students) Mathematics and Computer science seminar series, Department
of Mathematics and Computer science, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA, October 5-7,
2006.
- (Graduate students) Research Horizon seminar, Department of Mathematics, Georgia Insti-
tute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia. Four times on April 15, 2009, October 14, 2009, March
16, 2011 and Feb. 12, 2014
- (Undergraduate students) Department of Mathematics, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa,
AL, Jan 29, 2010.
- (Junior high/high school teachers) Teacher Professional Development Experiences, Center
for Education Integrating Science, Mathematics, and Computing Stundent and Technology
(CEISMC), Georgia Institute of Technology, July 16, 2010.
- (K12 students) Invited Talk, KSEA Students Mathematics Workshop, UKC2010, Seattle,
WA, August 13, 2010 5PM.
- (Undergraduate students) School of Mathematics, Georgia Tech, Math 4801, Atlanta, GA.
Four times on September 23, 2010, September 20, 2011, September 3, 2013 and November
10, 2015.
- (High school students) Keynote Speaker at 2010 Siemens Competition, Atlanta, GA, Novem-
ber 13th, 2010 7PM.
- (General Audience) Short Research Presentation, College of Science, Georgia Institute of
Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, April 2, 2015
- (General Academic Audience) High Performance Computing Science day, College of Sci-
ence, Georgia Tech, December 7, 2015.
Referee Service
Editorial board
The AIMS journal, Inverse Problems and Imaging, 2013-present
Peer Reviewing for the following Research Journals
Applied and Computational Harmonic Analysis
Applied Mathematics Research Express
Communications in Mathematical Sciences
Comput. Methods in Science and Engineering
Computational Optimization and Applications
Computers in Biology and Medicine
Computer Vision and Image Understanding
Computing in Science and Engineering
Digital Signal Processing
EURASIP J. on Image and Video Processing
European Journal of Applied Mathematics
IEEE Signal Processing Letters
IEEE Transactions on Image Processing
IEEE Transactions on Multimedia
IEEE Trans. on Visual. and Computer Graphics
IET Image Processing
Image and Vision Computing
Image Processing On Line (IPOL), Journal of Image Processing and Image Analysis
International Journal of Biomedical Imaging
International Journal of Image and Graphics
International Journal of Imaging Systems and Tech.
Inverse Problems (IOP)
Inverse Problems and Imaging (IPI)
Journal of Computational Mathematics
J. of Comp. Methods in Sciences and Engineering
Journal of Electronic Imaging
J. of Nonlinear Analysis-B: Real World Applications
Journal of Mathematical Imaging and Vision
Journal of Scientific Computing
Journal of the Optical Society of America A
Journal of Visual Communication and Image Repres.
Methods and Applications of Analysis
Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing
Multiscale Modeling and Simulation (MMS)
Numerische Mathmatik
Optical Engineering
Pattern Recognition (PR)
Pattern Recognition Letters
PLOS ONE
Signal Image and Video Processing
Signal Processing
SIAM Book Review
SIAM Journal on Mathematical Analysis
SIAM Journal on Imaging Sciences (SIIMS)
SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing
T. on Ultras., Ferroelectrics, and Freq. Control
Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics
Departmental Service at Georgia Tech
- Applied and Computational Seminar Organizer, Fall 2009 - present
Weekly Seminar series. School of Mathematics
- Election Committee member, Fall 2009- Fall 2011 and Fall 2012 - Fall 2013 \\
Coordinate and oversee all the election process of the committee member election.
- Graduate Committee member, Fall 2011- Spring 2013
Committee on Graduate program at School of Mathematics.
- Communication, Development and Outreach Committee member, Fall 2013 - Spring 2014
Making of ProofReader, yearly news letter, Development and outreach activities.
- Graduate sub-committee, Fall 2014 - present
Outside committee member aiding CSE admission process for PhD and master's program.
- Junior Promotion and Tenure Committee member, Fall 2015 - present
Committee on junior faculties' promotion to Associate and Tenure.
- CSE-MATH program coordinator, Fall 2015 - present
School of Math coordinator overseeing PhD and Master in Computational Sciences and Engineering, Math home base students. Oversee CSE admission, supervising progresses of CSE students.
- GT-MAP Point of Contact, Spring 2016 - present
One of three main contacts of GT-MAP, with Prof. Luca Dieci and Prof. Haomin Zhou.
GT MAP activities includes discussion oriented seminars and yearly workshops.
More information at \href{http://gtmap.gatech.edu/}{http://gtmap.gatech.edu/}