Heemin Park (Heemin) [Alum]
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Sookmyung Women's University, Seoul, Korea

Department of Multimedia Science

Mail:
Seoul, South Korea

Email:
firstname@sookmyung.ac.kr

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Education:

  • B.S. in Computer Science, Sogang University, Seoul, Korea, 1993.
  • M.S. in Computer Science, VLSI CAD, Sogang University, Seoul, Korea, 1995.
    Thesis: A New Performance-Driven Placement Methods for FPGAs
    (done at NESL)
  • Ph.D. (Present) in Electrical Engineering, Embedded Computing Systems, University of California, Los Angeles, 2006.
    Thesis: Design and Implementation of a Wireless Sensor Network for Intelligent Light Control
    (done at NESL)

Experience: March 2010 - Present: Assistant Professor in Department of Multimedia Science, Sookmyung Women's University, Seoul, Korea

June 2002 - December 2006: GSR in EE Dept., UCLA

Jul. 2001 – February 2010: Senior engineer, Corporate Academic Education Program, Samsung Electronics, Co., Ltd. Ph.D. Program, Electrical Engineering Department, UCLA

Feb. 1995 – Jul. 2001: Senior engineer, Design Technology Team, Samsung Electronics, Co., Ltd., Korea. Responsibility: develop ASIC/DFT design

Research Interests: Design of networked and embedded systems and sensor networks for multimedia and entertainment applications, especially for monitoring light fields. Currently working on adaptive sensor placement problems.

Recent Publications:

  • Design and Implementation of a Wireless Sensor Networks for Intelligent Light Control
    Heemin Park, Jeff Burke, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    Submitted to SPOTS 2007, December 2006. [ Details ]
  • Design and Implementation of a Wireless Sensor Network for Intelligent Light Control
    Heemin Park.
    UCLA EE Department Ph.D. Dissertation, December 2006. [ Details ]
  • Illumimote: A High Performance & Multi-Modal Light Sensor Module for Wireless Sensor Networks
    Heemin Park.
    October 2006. [ Details ]
  • Illumimote: Multi-Modal and High Fidelity Light Sensor Module for Wireless Sensor Networks
    Heemin Park, Jonathan Friedman, Pablo Gutierrez, Vids Samanta, Jeff Burke, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    IEEE Sensors Journal, September 2006. [ Details ]
  • Illumimote: A High Performance Light Sensor Module for Wireless Sensor Networks
    Heemin Park, Jonathan Friedman, Pablo Gutierrez, Vids Samanta, Jeff Burke, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    2nd place in the 43rd DAC/ISSCC Student Design Contest, July 2006. [ Details ]
  • High Fidelity and Multi-Modal Light Sensing Module for Wireless Sensor Networks
    Heemin Park, Jonathan Friedman, Pablo Gutierrez, Vids Samanta, Jeff Burke, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    The Fifth International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN 2006), April 2006. [ Details ]
  • Embedding Expression: Pervasive Computing Architecture for Art and Entertainment
    Jeff Burke, Jonathan Friedman, Eitan Mendelowitz, Heemin Park, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    Journal of Pervasive and Mobile Computing, February 2006. [ Details ]
  • A New Light Sensing Module for Mica Motes
    Heemin Park, Jonathan Friedman, Jeff Burke, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    November 2005. [ Details ]
  • A New Light Sensing Module for Mica Motes
    Heemin Park, Jonathan Friedman, Jeff Burke, Mani B. Srivastava, and Vids Samanta.
    CENS ARR 2005, October 2005. [ Details ]
  • A New Light Sensing Module for Mica Motes
    Heemin Park, Jonathan Friedman, Jeff Burke, and Mani B. Srivastava.
    The 4th IEEE Conference on Sensors, October 2005. [ Details ]

Patents: [1] Heemin Park and Hong-Shin Jun, "Integrated Circuits with Scan Signal Converting Circuits," filed for U.S.A., Japan and Korea Patent(Pending, No. P20000128), 2000.
[2] Heemin Park, "Test apparatus for testing circuits with multiple clock frequencies," filed for Korea Patent, Oct. 2000.
[3] Heemin Park, "Test Method for Core and Embedded Memory Circuit," Korea Patent, No. P0213230, May 1999.
[4] Heemin Park, "Apparatus for Scan Chain Reordering in Self-Test Circuits," Korea Patent, No. P0200506, Mar. 1999.
[5] Heemin Park, "Apparatus for Testing Semiconductor Memory," filed for Korea Patent, (Pending, No. P19980000845), 1998.
[6] Heemin Park, "Apparatus for Testing," filed for Korea Patent, (Pending, No. P19960032271), 1996.

Awards: Heemin Park, Jonathan Friedman, Pablo Gutierrez, Vids Samanta, Jeff Burke, Mani B Srivastava, "Illumimote: A High Performance Light Sensor Module for Wireless Sensor Networks," 2nd place in the 43rd DAC/ISSCC Student Design Contest , July 2006.
Full Scholarship for Overseas-Doctoral Study from Samsung Electronics. (June 2000)
Full scholarship of industrial-educational cooperation from Samsung Electronics, (April 1993 - Feb. 1995)
Scholarship for freshmen from Sogang University. (Feb. 1989)

Skills: Commercial EDA tools for logic synthesis, simulation, timing verification, scan synthesis, ATPG and logic BIST (Synopsys, Cadence, Mentor Graphics tools)
C/C++, Perl, Java and MATLAB
Verilog-HDL and VHDL
Hardware Platform: Berkeley MICA Mote, Intel Xscale and Atmel AVR