KwangSoo Yang

KwangSoo Yang

Associate Professor

Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

777 Glades Road, EE 428

Boca Raton, FL 33431-0991

p: 561.297.1205

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  • Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Minnesota
  • M.S., Computer Science, University of Minnesota
  • B.S., Electricity Engineering, Yonsei University (South Korea)

Research Interests

  • Spatial Database
  • Spatial Data Mining
  • Transportation Science

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Dr. K. Yang

Current Sponsored Research

  1. Development of a Traffic Map Evaluation Tool for TMC Applications
    • Florida Department of Transportation
    • PI: A. Stevanovic
    • Co-PI: KwangSoo Yang
    • Feb. 2017 – Dec. 2018
    • $243,706

Recent Publications


  • KwangSoo Yang, Shashi Shekhar: Spatial Network Big Databases: Queries and Storage Methods, Springer (2017)

Workshop & Book Chapter

  • Yiqun Xie, Kwangsoo Yang, Shashi Shekhar, Brent Dalzell and David Mulla, "Spatially Constrained Geodesign Optimization (GOP) for Improving Agricultural Watershed Sustainability", AAAI Workshop on AI and OR for Social Good (AIORSocGood-17) (2017)
  • Evans, Michael R., Dev Oliver, KwangSoo Yang, and Shashi Shekhar. "Enabling Spatial Big Data via CyberGIS: Challenges and Opportunities." CyberGIS: Fostering a New Wave of Geospatial Innovation and Discovery. Springer Book 2017 (expected).

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