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Namkyu Park

Associate Professor
Industrial and Systems Engineering
STKR 277
parkn@ohio.edu
Phone: 740.597.3144

Dr. Namkyu Park brings industry expertise to his teaching, as he previously held positions as a senior researcher for the Korea Institute of Industrial Technology, founder and CEO of Intelligenceware, Inc., Asian regional chair of the International RosettaNet Initiative, and software engineer for the Korea Information Engineering Services, Inc. He is currently a member of Decision Sciences Institute (DSI), the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS), the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE), and the International Federation on automatic Control (IFAC). His publications have improved systems in the healthcare industry and have improved manufacturing globalization.


Research Interests: IT in Service Systems, Location-Based Service Systems, Manufacturing Supply Chain Strategy, Green Manufacturing

All Degrees Earned: Ph.D., Industrial Engineering, Seoul National University, 1994. M.S., Seoul National University, 1988. B.S., Seoul National University, 1986.

Publications:

1. O. Oduntan, N. Park, Enterprise Viability Model: Extending Enterprise Architecture Frameworks for Modeling and Analyzing Viability under Turbulence, IIE Journal of Enterprise Transformation, 2012

2. Vu T. H. Nhan, N. Park, and et al., Online discovery of Heart Rate Variability patterns in mobile healthcare services, Journal of Systems and Software, Vol. 83, Issue 10, 2010, pp1930-1940

3. Vu T. H. Nhan, H. G. Ryu, and N. Park , A method for predicting future location of mobile user for location-based services system, Computers and Industrial Engineering, Volume 57, Issue 1, pp91-105, August 2009 (ISSN:0360-8352)

4. H. G. Lee, N. Park, H.-I. Jeong, and J. Park, Grid-enabled MRP process improvement under distributed database environment, Journal of Systems and Software, Volume 82, Issue 7, pp 1087-1097 July 2009

5. H.G. Lee, N. Park, J. Park, A high performance finite capacitated MRP process using a computational grid, , International Journal of Production Research, 1366-588X, Volume 47, Issue 8, pp 2109 – 2123, January 2009

Awards:

Best paper award, The symposium on “Software, Computing systems, Networks” in the 4th international conference on Computing Anticipatory Systems, Liege, Belgium, Aug. 2000.

Best Paper Award, International Conference on Technology Innovation and Industrial Management (TIIM), Pattaya, Thailand, June 15-18, 2010.

Journal Article, Academic Journal (35)

  • Park, N. Enterprise Viability Model: Extending enterprise architecture frameworks for modeling and analyzing viability under turbulence. 1. IIE Journal of Enterprise Transformation; 2.
  • Rinder, M., Weckman, G., Schwerha, D., Snow, A., Dreher, P., Park, N., Paschold, H., Young, W. Healthcare Scheduling by Data Mining, Literature Review and Future Directions. 3. Journal of Healthcare Engineering; 3: 477-502.
  • Park, N. An Empirical Strategy for Applying VAR model to the Analysis of Macroeconomic Responses.
  • Park, N., Lee, S. Ambient Intelligent Models for Remote Resource Control and Software Maintenance in Manufacturing Globalization. 3. 5: 291-311.
  • Park, N., Nhan, V. Online Discovery of Heart Rate Variability patterns in Mobile Healthcare Services. 10. Journal of Systems and Software; 83: 1930-1940.
  • Park, N. A High Performance Finite Capacitated MRP Process using a Computational Grid. International Journal of Production Research.
  • Park, N. A Method for Predicting Future Location of Mobile User for Location-Based Services System. Computers and Industrial Engineering.
  • Park, N. Grid-Enabled MRP Process Improvement under Distributed Database Environment. Journal of Systems and Software.
  • Nhan, V., Ryu, H., Park, N. Predicting Future Location of Moving User for Location-Based Services. Computers and Industrial Engineering.
  • Park, N., Youn, C., Ellis, R. A Use Case Driven Approach to Systematic Functional Decomposition - A Case of the Biopsy Procedure in Breast Cancer Treatment Process. 1. International Journal of Service Operations and Informatics; 2.
  • Lee, J., Park, N., Kim, Y. Numerical Simulation of Cerebral Aneurysm using a Telemedicine Information Architecture. 2. International Jounal of Service Operations and Informatics; 2.
  • Kim, S., Lee, Y., Yang, T., Park, N. Robust Production control Policies Considering WIP Balance and Setup Time in a Semiconductor Fabrication Line. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology.
  • Leem, C., Suh, H., Kim, B., Park, N. A Study on e-Transformation Effectiveness Analysis with Cases in Manufacturing and Retail Industries. 8. Production Planning and Control; 14.
  • Park, N. Collaboration and Integration of the Shared Process System with Workflow Control. 8. Production Planning and Control; 14.
  • Park, N., Kovacs, G., Nof, S. Edtorial Preface: e-Work Models, Systems, and Applications. 8. Production Planning and Control; 14.
  • Choi, I., Song, M., Park, C., Park, N. An XML-Based Process Definition Language for Integrated Process Management. 1. Computers in Industry; 50: 85-102.
  • Park, N. A Shared Process Model for Independent and Synchronized e-Business Transactions. 6. Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing; 13: 499-510.
  • San, S., Choi, Y., Yoo, S., Park, N. Collaborative Engineering Design Based on the STEP Database. 3. The International Journal of Concurrent Engineering: Research & Applications (CERA); 10: 239-248.
  • Jeong, B., Jung, H., Park, N. A Casual Forecasting System using Genetic Algorithms in Supply Chain Management. 3. Journal of Systems & Software; 60: 223-237.
  • Lee, W., Lee, B., Lee, Y., Park, N. A Study on e-Business Application Model in Furniture Industry. 1. Journal of the Korean Society of Supply Chain Management; 1: 62-72.
  • Jang, J., Suh, J., Park, N., Liu, R. A Look-Ahead Routing Procedure for Machine Selection in a Highly Informative Manufacturing System. 3. International Journal of Flexible Manufacturing Systems; 13: 287-308.
  • Choi, B., Park, N., Lee, H., Lee, Y. Perspectives on the Research Program of International IMS Consortium. 3. Journal of the Korean Institute of Precision Machining; 17.
  • Kim, J., Kim, J., Park, N. Development of PDM Framework and Customization Environment. Technology of Object-Oriented Languages and Systems IEEE Computer Society; 40-47.
  • Park, N., Kim, I. Intelligent Simulator for Welding Bid Control using Inference Scheme Based on Neural Network. 3. Korean Journal of Manufacturing Technology; 2.
  • Park, N., Shin, D. Knowledge Management using Document Management System Based on SGML. 3. IE Interface, Korean Institute of Industrial Engineering; 10.
  • Park, C., Park, N., Shin, K. Integration of Functional Model with Process Flow Model. 2. Korean Journal of Electronic Commerce; 1.
  • Jang, S., Park, N., Park, J. An Integrated Decision Support System for FMS Production Planning and Scheduling Problems. 1. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology; 11.
  • Park, N., Lee, H. Control Model for Virtual Factory Simulator in Integrated Manufacturing Environment. 1. Korean Journal of Electronic Commerce; 1.
  • Park, N. Design and Specification of a Low-Level Control Software for FMC using Supervisory Control Theory. 2. Korean Journal of OR/MS; 20.
  • Park, N. A Study on View Integration in Designing Manufacturing Databases. 3. Korean Management Science Review; 11.
  • Park, N. Development of a Process Planning System for Rotational Parts with Condiseration of Shop Load Status. 3. IE Interface, Korean Institute of Industrial Engineers; 7.
  • Park, N. Integration of CIM Databases by Using Knowledge-Based Expert System. 2. Korean Management Science Review; 11.
  • Park, N. A Variant of 'Tardos' Algorithm for Linear Programming. Dong Shin University Journal.
  • Park, N. File Allocation and Selection of Computer Location in Distributed Information System for FMS Operation. Journal of Applied Engineering, Seoul National University.
  • Park, N. Machine/Part Group Formation in FMS with Alternative Routing. Journal of Engineering, Seoul National Polytechnic University.

Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book (2)

  • Oduntan, O., Park, N. Enterprise controllability and viability. Strand: Kings College London; 3.
  • Park, N. Technologies in e-Business. Korea: Electronic Commerce White Book '2000, Ministry of Commerce, Information, and Energy in Korean Government, and Korea Electronic Commerce Association.

Book, Scholarly (1)

  • Park, N. Perspectives on Electronic Commerce Solutions. Seoul, Korea: Life & Power Press.

Conference Proceeding (37)

  • Dwivedi, A., Park, N. An integrated optimization model for distribution center location with considerations of population and income.
  • Appiah-Kubi, P., Park, N., Issac, A. Equity, Efficiency and Utilization in Kidney Allocation.
  • Park, N. Economic Analysis of purchasing either green electricity or carbon tax credits. TIIM 2012 Int'l Conference on Technology and Industrial Mgmt.
  • Park, N., Oduntan, O. Distributed Innovation as an Enabler of Long-Term Customer Satisfaction and Sustained Competitive under Turbulence. 2010 International Conference on Technology Innovation and Industrial Management.
  • Park, N., Nhan, V. Heart Rate Variability Recognition in Ambulatory Environments. 40th International Conference on Computers & Industrial Engineering: Soft Computing Techniques for Advanced Manufacturing and Service Systems.
  • Park, N., Sandakli, S., Lee, J., Nhan, V. Optimum Workload of Clinicians in Ubiquitous Health Care Sensor Network. Orlando, FL: 20th Annual Society for Health Systems Conference.
  • Olusola, O., Park, N., Mejabi, O. An Operational Ecology Model for Viability in a Complex Business Ecosystem. Seattle, WA: 2007 INFORMS Annual Meeting.
  • Park, N., Im, C. Facilitating Semantic Interoperablity Between Designers and Engineers in a New Car Development. Seattle, WA: 2007 INFORMS Annual Meeting.
  • Park, N., Lee, J., Nhan, V. Decision Automation Models in Pervasive Computing for Health Care Service. Phoenix, AZ: 2007 Decision Sciences Institute (DSI) Annual Meeting.
  • Park, N., Im, C., Ellis, R., Lee, S. Application of Bayesian Network Approach to New Product Development Processes to Increase Semantic Interoperability. Nashville, TN: 2007 IIE Annual Conference.
  • Lee, H., Park, N., Park, J. Development of High Speed MRP Process in a Grid Enabled Advanced Planning System. Nashville, TN: 2007 IIE Annual Conference.
  • Sorli, M., Stokic, D., Park, N., Gorostiza, A., Garcia-Alonso, S. Product Knowledge Management. Ljubljana, Slovenia: Tools and Methods of Competitive Engineering (TMCE) 2006.
  • Yoo, J., Cheong, T., Kim, Y., Park, N. A Case Study for RFID Application to Business Process Automation in Container Depot. San Francisco, CA: 2005 INFORMS Annual Meeting.
  • Im, C., Park, N. Analysis of Semantic Interoperatility to Provide Design Guidelines for Interfacing Design and Engineering. San Francisco, CA: 2005 INFORMS Annual Meeting.
  • Park, N., Choi, U., Shin, D. Federated Repository Management for the Acceleration of Innovations to the Market. Denver, CO: 2004 INFORMS Annual Meeting.
  • Im, C., Park, N. Information Architecture for Collaborative Working in Knowledge Intensive Processes in Extended Enterprise. Denver, CO: 2004 INFORMS Annual Meeting.
  • Park, N., Nof, S. Product Information Management by Supplier-Enabling System. Washington, D.C.: 2003 Desicion Science Institute Annual Meeting.
  • Park, N., Nof, S. Analysis of Collaboration Intelligence using Shared Process Model. Atlanta, GA: 2003 INFORMS Annual Meeting.
  • Park, N., Nof, S. Design of a Transactional Workflow Controller for the Integration of Collaborative Processes. Blacksburg, VA: International Conference on Production Research (ICPR-17).
  • Park, N., Nof, S. Collaboration and Integration of Business Processes Based on Shared Process and Workflow Control. Portland, OR: Annual Industrial Engineering Research Conference (IERC-2003).
  • Park, S., Choi, B., Park, N. Virtual FMS Architecture for FMS Phototyping. Leige, Belgium: 4th International Conference on Computing Anticipatory Systems: CASYS 2000; 628-637.
  • Park, S., Choi, B., Park, N. Virtual FMS Architecture for FMS Prototyping. Liege, Belgium: 4th International Conference on Computing Anticipatory Systems: CASYS 2000; 628-637.
  • Park, N., Kim, S., Park, J. Maximally Permissive Adaptive Control of an Automated Manufacturing Cell. Leuven, Belgium: 2nd International Workshop on IMS.
  • Park, N., Lee, J., Shin, D. A New Web Server Architecture for Document Management System Based on SGML. Korea: 1998 Workshop on Advanced Manufacturing System, Korea Advanced Manufacturing System Development Workshop.
  • Park, N., Choi, B. Virtual Factory Simulator. Korea: 1998 Workshop on Advanced Manufacturing System, Korea Advanced Manufacturing System Development Workshop.
  • Park, N. A Study on FMS Scheduling Problems Based on Priority Functions Generated by Genetic Programming. Osaka, Japan: 14th International Conference on Production Research.
  • Park, N. A Weighted Loan Balancing Heuristic that Minimizes Makespan in Alternative Routing and Machine Environment. Korea: 4th IFAC Workshop on Intelligent Manufacturing System: IMS 97.
  • Park, N., Jeong, S. A Methodology on Systematic Development of Manufacturing Information System. Korea: 1996 Workshop on Advanced Manufacturing System, Korea Advanced Manufacturing System Development Workshop.
  • Park, N. A Study on Schedule Improvement in Batch Manufacturing. Korea: 1996 Winter Workshop on Engineering Excellence Center by Korean NSF.
  • Park, N. Model Transformation for the Design of CIM System Architeture: From Functional Model to Process Flow Model . Korea: 1996 Winter Workshop on Engineering Excellence Center by Korean NSF.
  • Park, N., Choi, J., Park, J. Modeling and Control of FMC using Finitely Recursive Process (FRP). 1995 Korean IIE Fall Conference; 358-364.
  • Park, N., Park, J. Architectural Design for Distributed Shop Floor Control Systems Under CIM Environments. Detroit, MI: 1994 ORSA/TIMS National Conference.
  • Park, N., Park, J. Open Architectural Design for Human-Centered Information System in Computer Integrated Manufacturing and Assembly. Maui, HI: 5th International Conference Human Aspects of Advanced Manufacturing.
  • Park, N., Kim, K., Park, J. An Information Model for Shop Floor Control by Interfacing Databases with Expert Systems. Seoul, Korea: Fall Korea IIE Conference.
  • Park, N., Park, J. Deadlock Control in Cooperative-Distributed Operation of Shop Floor in Integrated Manufacturing. Seoul, Korea: Fall Korean/MS Conference.
  • Park, N., Park, J. Distributed Control of Shop Flow for Flexible Manufacturing System. Seoul, Korea: Fall Korea/MS Conference.
  • Park, N., Park, J. A Cooperative-Distributed Shop Floor Control for Computer Integrated Manufacturing Through Negotiation and Task Sharing. Seoul, Korea: 2nd International Conference on Decision Science; 807-810.

Book, Textbook (1)

  • Park, N. ERP Theory and Practice. Seoul, Korea: Korea Electronic Commerce Association.