Construction Informatics and Computing Lab

SangUk Han, PhD

Assistant Professor

Construction Engineering and Management
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Hanyang University

Contact

Office: Jaesung Civil Eng Bldg #413, 222 Wangsimni-ro, Seongdong-gu, Seoul, S. Korea, 04763
Phone: +82 (02) 2220-0326
Email: sanguk@hanyang.ac.kr


Academic Positions

  • Assistant Professor, Dept of Civil and Environmental Eng, Hanyang University, Korea, 2016-present
  • Assistant Professor, Dept of Civil and Environmental Eng, University of Alberta, Canada, 2013-2016

Education

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Civil Engineering (Construction Management program), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA, 2013
  • Master of Science, Computer Science (Vision and Graphics track), Columbia University, NY, USA, 2012
  • Master of Science, Civil Engineering (Information Technology program), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA, 2009
  • Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea, 2005

Awards & Honors

  • Outstanding Teacher Award, Hanyang University, 2019
  • 2018 Jang, Won-Suk Special Award, Korean Institute of Construction Engineering and Management (KICEM), 2018
  • 2014, 2016, & 2017 Outstanding Reviewer, ASCE Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, 2015, 2017, & 2018
  • Outstanding Conference Paper Award, 2017 Korea Institute of Construction Engineering and Management (KICEM) Annual Conference, Seoul, South Korea, 2017
  • 2016 Outstanding Reviewer, ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 2017
  • 2014 Best Paper Award, ASCE Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, 2015
  • Best Conference Paper Award, 2012 ASCE International Conference on Computing in Civil Engineering, Visualization, Information Modeling, and Simulation (VIMS) Committee, 2012
  • Travel Grant Award, 12th International Conference on Construction Applications of Virtual Reality, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, 2012
  • Travel Grant Award, 2012 ASCE Construction Research Congress, Purdue University, Indiana, sponsored by the Korean-American Construction Engineering and Project Management Association (KACEPMA), 2012
  • Scholarships, Department of Civil Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea, 2002 & 2004

Selected Service Activities

  • Assistant Specialty Editor, ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 2015–present
  • Reviewer, Automation in Construction, Elsevier, 2014–present
  • Reviewer, ASCE Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, 2013–present
  • Reviewer, ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, 2012–present
  • Board Member, Korean Institute of Building Information Modeling, 2019-present
  • Organizing Committee & Technical Committee Co-chair, 15th International Conference on Construction Applications of Virtual Reality (CONVR), Banff, Alberta, Canada, October 5-7, 2015.
  • Member of Public-Private Partnership Project Evaluation Committee, Seoul Metropolitan Government, 2019-2022
  • Member of Technical Advisory Committee, Korea Rail Network Authority, 2018-2020
  • Member of Technology Review and Evaluation Committee, Korea Land and Housing Corporation, 2018-2020
  • Member of Plant Education Advisory Committee, Korea Plant Industries Association, 2018-2020

Short Biography

Dr. Han is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Hanyang University. He earned MS and PhD degrees in Civil Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2009 and 2013, and a MS degree in Computer Science from Columbia University in 2012. He joined the department in September 2016, after serving as a faculty member in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Alberta, Canada.
     He has research interests in the areas of data sensing and analytics, simulation modeling, and system dynamics and reliability for construction health and safety, and operation analysis. His ongoing research includes simulation modeling of manual operations for ergonomic analysis, motion tracking and detection for automated time studies, and data mining for proactive hazard prevention and control.
     He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and American Society for Engineering Education. He has served as an assistant specialty editor of the ASCE Journal of Construction Engineering and Management and as a reviewer for several journals (e.g., ASCE Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering).