Seung-Jong Park

Seung-Jong Park

Dr. Fred H. Fenn Endowed Professor

CSE Office: 3272B Patrick F. Taylor Hall
CCT Office: 2009 Digital Media Center

Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

Phone: 225 578 2209
Fax: 225 578 1465


Educational Background

Ph.D., 2000 - 2004
Electrical and Computer Engineering,
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

MS, 1993 - 1995
Computer Science,
Korea Advanced Institution of Science and Technology, Teajun, Korea

BS, 1989 - 1993
Computer Science,
Korea University, Seoul, Korea


Research Interests

Dr. Park has performed interdisciplinary research in the following areas:

  • Distributed computing ranging from cloud computing over high speed optical networks to mobile computing over wireless networks
  • Big data research including developing software frameworks for large-scale genome sequence analysis, large-scale molecular dynamic simulation over heterogeneous computing environment including cloud computing and high performance computing
  • Cyberinfrastructure development for large-scale scientific and engineering applications


Teaching Responsibilities

CSC 7700: Special Topic: Data Science and Bioinformatics

CSC 4501: Computer Networks

CSC 3200: Ethics in Computing


Selected Publications

Arghya Kusum Das, Sayan Goswami, Kisung Lee, and Seung-Jong, “A Hybrid and Scalable Error Correction Algorithm for Indel and Substitution Errors of Long Reads,” in the journal of the BMC Genomics, BMC Genomics 20, 948 (2019), doi:10.1186/s12864-019-6286-9vol20, Dec., 2019.

Sayan Goswami, Kisung Lee, Shayan Shams and Seung-Jong Park, “GPU-Accelerated Large-Scale Genome Assembly,” in the proceeding of IEEE International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS), Vancouver, Canada, 2018.

Shayan Shams, Richard Platania, Jian Zhang, Joohyun Kim, Seung-Jong Park, “Deep Generative Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnosis,” in the proceeding of the 21st International Conference on Medical Image Computing & Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI), Granada, Spain, 2018.

Sayan Goswami, Arghya Kusum Das, Richard Platania, Kisung Lee, and Seung-Jong Park, “Lazer: Distributed Memory-Efficient Assembly of Large-Scale Genomes,” in the proceeding of the IEEE International Conference on Big Data (IEEE BigData), 2016.

Chui-Hui Chiu, Dipak Kumar Singh, Qingyang Wang, Kisung Lee, Seung-Jong Park, “Minimal Coflow Routing and Scheduling in OpenFlow-based Cloud Storage Area Networks,” in the proceeding of the IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD), Honolulu, USA, 2017.


Awards and Honors

Dr. Fred H. Fenn Memorial Professorship (2014 ~ current)

IBM Faculty Research Award (2015, 2016)


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