Professor, Electrical Engineering Department,Konkuk University, South Korea
Jong-Bae Park received his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees from Seoul National University of Electrical Engineering Department, South Korea in 1987, 1989, and 1998, respectively. For 1989-1998, he was with Korea Electric Power Corporation as a researcher for power system planning, economic studies, and substation operation. For 1998-2001 he was an Assistant Professor at Anyang University and he was a guest researcher at EPRI, USA during 2006-2008. He was a visiting scholar to Center for Energy, Economic & Environmental Policy of Rutgers during 2014-2015 where he is now a collaborator. From 2001, he has been with Electrical Engineering Department at Konkuk University in South Korea where he is now a Professor. He has been members of several committees of South Korean government including power system planning, smart grid, and energy policy. His major research topics include power system operation, planning, economics and markets, and intelligence computation. He has published more than 100 academic papers and project reports in power system area since 1989.