Revised Romanization Bak Hyeseon
|McCune–Reischauer Pak Hyeson|
Name Haesun Park
Haesun Park is a professor of Computational Science and Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Park graduated in 1981 from Seoul National University with a bachelor's degree in mathematics, and went on to graduate studies in computer science at Cornell University, earning a master's degree in 1985 and a Ph.D. in 1987 under the supervision of Franklin Tai-Cheung Luk. She worked in the department of computer science and engineering at the University of Minnesota from 1987 until 2005, and as a program director at the National Science Foundation from 2003 until 2005, before moving to Georgia Tech in 2005. She has also held an affiliation with the Korea Institute for Advanced Study since 2008.
In 2013 she became a fellow of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics "for contributions to numerical analysis and the data sciences".