Research Interests
Scalable Data Mining, Machine Learning, Evolutionary Algorithms

Education
  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University, Sep 2017 – Present
  • M.S. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Seoul National University, Aug 2013
  • B.S. in Computer Science and Engineering, Seoul National University, Aug 2010
Work & Research Experience
Publications
  • Fast and Scalable Distributed Boolean Tensor Factorization
    Namyong Park, Sejoon Oh, and U Kang
    IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE) 2017, San Diego, California, USA.
    [paper | homepage]
  • BePI: Fast and Memory-Efficient Method for Billion-Scale Random Walk with Restart
    Jinhong Jung, Namyong Park, Lee Sael, and U Kang
    ACM International Conference on Management of Data (SIGMOD) 2017, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
    [paper | homepage]
  • Partition Aware Connected Component Computation in Distributed Systems
    Ha-Myung Park, Namyong Park, Sung-Hyon Myaeng, and U Kang
    IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) 2016, Barcelona, Spain.
    [paper | homepage]
  • A Distributed Vertex Rearrangement Algorithm for Compressing and Mining Big Graphs
    Namyong Park, Chiwan Park, and U Kang
    Journal of KIISE, Vol. 43, No. 10, pp. 1131-1143, 2016.
    [paper | homepage]
  • BIGtensor: Mining Billion-Scale Tensor Made Easy
    Namyong Park, Byungsoo Jeon, Jungwoo Lee, and U Kang
    ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM) 2016, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
    [paper | homepage]
  • Improvement of complex and refractory ecological models: riverine water quality modelling using evolutionary computation
    MinHyeok Kim, Namyong Park, R.I. (Bob) McKay, Haisoo Shin, Yun-Geun Lee, Kwang-Seuk Jeong, and Dong-Kyun Kim
    Ecological Modelling 291, 2014.
    [paper]
  • Cutting Evaluation Costs: An Investigation into Early Termination in Genetic Programming
    Namyong Park, Kangil Kim, and R.I. (Bob) McKay
    IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation (CEC), 2013, Cancun, Mexico.
    [paper]
  • Analysis of Adaptive Pursuit Methods on Various Situations
    Minhyeok Kim, Namyong Park, and R.I. (Bob) McKay
    The 39th KIISE Fall Conference, 2012, Daejeon, Korea.
    [paper]
  • Evolving the Best Known Approximation to the Q Function
    Dao Ngoc Phon, Nguyen Xuan Hoai, R. I. (Bob) McKay, Constantin Siriteanu, Nguyen Quang Uy, and Namyong Park
    The 2012 Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO), 2012, Philadelphia, USA.
    [paper]