Professor Wookey Lee, Ph.D.

Email: trinity@inha.ac.kr
Phone: +82-32-860-7371
Fax: +82-32-867-1605

Affiliation: Professor, Dept. of Industrial Engineering
Inha University, Incheon, Korea 402-751

 

 
Education:
 
  • 1996. 2: Ph.D., Distributed Database Systems, Seoul National University (with Thesis titled, Replication Server for Distributed Database Systems)
  • 2000. 8: Finished MSE, Carnegie Mellon University (Dept. of Software Engineering)
  • 1993. 2: MS, Dept. Industrial Engineering, Seoul National University majored in Intelligent Production Information Management
  • 1987. 2: BS, Dept. Industrial Engineering, Seoul National University
 
Positions Held:
 

2006 - present: Professor, Dept. of Industrial Engineering in INHA Univ.
Teaching: Database, Patent IR, DB modeling, etc.

2016 - 2017: President of Korean Database Society, with KIISE

2014 - 2016: Dept. Chair of Industrial Engineering at I.E. INHA Univ.

2011 - present: Director, Univ. Industry Cooperation in Inha University

2013 - present: Associate Editor: World Wide Web Journal

2013 - present: Executive Committee member of IEEE TCDE

2007 - present: Editor-in-Chief: Journal of Information Technology and Architecture

2009 - 2011: Deputy Director, Information & Communication Ministry in Inha Univ.

2002 - 2003: Visiting Professor, Dept. of Computer Science in Univ. British Columbia (host Prof. Raymond Ng) supported by KOSEF fund: 1996. Feb. - 2006. Aug.

1998 - present: Committee Member, Ministry of Labor in Korean Government. Role: Audit and Planning on the SI of MOLAB

1998 - present: Committee Chair, international conferences including APweb, BigComp, CIKM, Dasfaa, DBSW, EDB, EA, KJDB, VLDB, etc.

1998 - present: Program Committee Member, international conferences including APWeb 10-16, BSI 13, BWCCA 12,C3S2E 09-14, CIKM 09-10, Dasfaa 11-14, IEEE DEST 2007, EIDWT 13, EDB 2011-13, FTRA 12-
14, FutureTech 2012, iiWAS 06-14, ODBASE 11-12, OTM 12, SCA 12, SNSW 12, WAIM 06-15, etc.

 
Patents (selected):
 
Books & Book Chapter:
 
  • Wookey Lee, M. Shin, J. Kim, "Approximate Query Answering with Knowledge Hierarchy," editors: Ken Siau and John Erickson, Principle Advancements in Database Management Technologies, ISSN:978-1-60566-904-5, 2009.
  • Sukho Kang, Jooseok Park, and Wookey Lee (1998). Management Information System, Park-Young-Sa Publishing Co., Seoul.
  • Wookey Lee (2005). Database Modeling, Miraecom Publishing Co., Seoul.
  • Wookey Lee, and Sangbok Lee (2001). Visual Basic as a Web Language, Deayong-Sa Publishing Co., Seoul.
Papers (selected):
 
  • How to measure similarity for multiple categorical data sets? Multimedia Tools Appl. 74(10): 3489-3505 (2015)
  • Efficient Level-Based Top-Down Data Cube Computation Using MapReduce. Trans. Large-Scale Data- and Knowledge-Centered Systems 21: 1-19 (2015)
  • Efficient Frequent Itemset Mining from Dense Data Streams. APWeb 2014: 593-601
  • Social Network Community Detection Using Strongly Connected Components. PAKDD Workshops 2014: 596-604
  • Graph based Ranked Answers for Keyword Graph Structure. New Generation Comput. 31(2):115-134 (2013)
  • Social networks and social Web mining. World Wide Web 16(5-6): 541-544 (2013)
  • A Network-Flow Based Influence Propagation Model for Social Networks. CGC 2012:601-608
  • Searching Steiner trees for web graph query. Computers & Industrial Engineering 62(3):732-739 (2012)
  • Efficient Fuzzy Ranking for Keyword Search on Graphs. DEXA 2012:502-510
  • Retrieving keyworded subgraphs with graph ranking score. Expert Syst. Appl. 39(5):4647-4656 (2012)
  • Efficient Distributed Parallel Top- Down Computation of ROLAP Data Cube Using MapReduce. DaWaK 2012:168-179
  • Categorical Data Skyline Using Classification Tree. APWeb 2011:181-187
  • Mobile Web Navigation in Digital Ecosystems Using Rooted Directed Trees. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics (TIE) 58(6):2154-2162 (2011)
  • A Fast Divide-and-Conquer Algorithm for Indexing Human Genome Sequences. IEICE Transactions 94-D(7) (2011)
  • Discover hierarchical subgraphs with networktopology based ranking score. C3S2E 2010
  • AnchorWoman: top-k structured mobile web search engine. CIKM 2009
  • Relaxing Queries with Hierarchical Quantified Data Abstraction. J. Database Manag. 19(4):47-61 (2008)
  • Adaptive Hierarchical Surrogate for Searching Web with Mobile Devices. IEEE Trans. Consumer Electronics (TCE) 53(2):796- 803 (2007)
  • Efficient Update of Data Warehouse Views with Generalised Referential Integrity Differential Files. BNCOD 2006: 199-211
  • Maximum Rooted Spanning Trees for the Web. OTM Workshops 2006:1873-1882
  • Exploitation of Referential Integrity Constraints for Efficient Update of Data Warehouse Views. BNCOD 2005:98-110
  • Semantic Hierarchical Abstraction of Web Site Structures for Web Searchers. Journal of Research and Practice in Information Technology (ACJ) 36(1):23-34 (2004)

 

Honors and Awards:

 
  • Best Paper Award: BigDas,Retrieving patents with inverse patent category frequency, 2016.
  • Best Paper Award: IEEE TCSC, Network-Flow Based Influence Propagation Model for Social Networks, 2012.
  • Best Paper Awards: KORMS 2006 & 2010, KCC 2007-2016, KEA 2016, Kosiper 2013-15 (more than 20)
  • POSCO Fellowship, 1992-1996.

 

Invited Talks:
 
  • How to cook patatoes: From Ideation to Patent, 2016 Inha Univ.
  • What Graphs are for, 2016 Yonsei Univ., Korea Univ.,
  • Patent Ideation Patterns, 2016 Chonnam National Univ., KWNU, JJU, Gacheon Univ., Inha Hospital
  • Tree algorithms in the complex graphs, 2015, Seoul National Univ.
  • Graph Theory and Social Network, 2013. 5. SUNY Korea
  • Network Oriented Ranking for Sub-Graph Extraction, 2012. 5. KyungHee Univ.
  • Rooted Path Tree for Social Networks, 2012. 4. POSTECH.
  • Graph Theoretic Solutions for Network Security Issues, 2011.9. ETRI
  • Ranking Measures for Network Problems, 2011. 8. National Institute of Mathematical Science.
  • Mobile Ecosystem: An OR/IE perspective, Oct. 2010, Seoul National University.
  • Top-k Steiner Trees for Subgraph Searching in the Web, July 2010, Kyoto University, Japan.
  • Keyword Measure and Graph Search Algorithm, 2010.6.11. Konkuk Univ.
  • Optimal Structural Web Navigation with Cohesive Arc Measure, 13. Feb. 2009, RMIT, Australia
  • DB+IR the state-of-the art, 2008.10.2, Grad School of Department of Defense 
  • RIA: Client Side Internet Applications, 6. 2007. KJDB, Busan, Korea
  • Hierarchical Structure Mining, DEWS, Feb. 2006, Okinawa, Japan
  • DW View Maintenance, Data Streaming, CQ, and Beyond, SIGDB, 2004.8.12. Seogang Univ.
  • Data Warehouse View Maintenance and Beyond, 2002. 6.20. DBtalk, UBC, Canada