Yoohwan Kim, Ph.D., CISSP, CISA, CEH, CPT
Associate Professor

Department of Computer Science

College of Engineering

University of Nevada, Las Vegas
4505 Maryland Parkway, Box 4019
Las Vegas, Nevada 89154-4019

Email: Yoohwan.Kim (at) unlv.edu (PGP Key)
(702) 895-5348  Office (SEB 4245, Lab: SEB 4236)
(702) 895-3681  Dept (TBE A-211)
(702) 895-2639  Fax

 

Curriculum Vitae

 

 

 


 

Teaching

 

Fall 2016

 

q  CS 219 Computer Organization

q  CS 443 Information Assurance

 

Fall 2016 Class Schedule

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

10:00 AM

 

 

 

 

 

10:30 AM

 

 

 

 

 

11:00 AM

 

 

 

 

 

11:30 AM

 

 

 

 

 

12:00 PM

 

 

 

 

 

12:30 PM

 

 

 

 

 

1:00 PM

CS 219

 

CS 219

 

 

1:30 PM

SEB

 

SEB

 

 

2:00 PM

1243

 

1243

 

 

2:30 PM

 

Office

 

 

 

3:00 PM

Office

Hours

Office

 

 

3:30 PM

Hours

 

Hours

 

 

4:00 PM

CS 443

 

CS 443

 

 

4:30 PM

TBE-B

 

TBE-B

 

 

5:00 PM

176

 

176

 

 

5:30 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Research Interests

 

q  Computer and Network Security

q  Secure Software and Network Protocol Development

q  Critical Infrastructure / Smart Grid Security and Privacy

q  Big Data Analytics on Environmental Monitoring Data and Security Log Data

q  Security / Privacy and Air Traffic Management for UAS (Unmanned Aircraft Systems) (UAS Working Group)

q  Airport Security Inspection System Development

 


 

Education

 

Case Western Reserve University, Ph.D. in Computer Engineering, 2004

Case Western Reserve University, MS in Computer Science, 1994

Seoul National University (Korea), Bachelor of Economics, 1989

 


 

Publication List

 

q  Google Scholar

q  Google Scholar (Chronological)

 


Publication In Cybersecurity (By Areas)

UAS and Aviation Security

1.     Yoohwan Kim, Juyeon Jo and Sungchul Lee, A Secure Location Verification Method for ADS-B, IEEE/AIAA 35th Digital Avionics Systems Conference (DASC), Sep. 2016

2.     Sai Ram Ganti and Yoohwan Kim, Implementation of Detection and Tracking Mechanism for Small UAS, International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (ICUAS), June 2016

3.     Sachiko Sueki and Yoohwan Kim, Vulnerabilities and Mitigation Methods in the NextGen Air Traffic Control System, 13th International Conference on Information Technology: New Generations (ITNG), April 2016

4.     Yoohwan Kim, Juyeon Jo and Monetta Shaw, A Lightweight Communication Architecture for Small UAS Traffic Management (sUTM), ICNS, April 2015

5.     Sai Ram Ganti and Yoohwan Kim, Design of Low-Cost On-board Auto-tracking Antenna for Small UAS, 12th Intl Conference on Information Technology: New Generations (ITNG), April 2015

6.     Yoohwan Kim, Juyeon Jo, and Sanjeeb Shrestha, A server-based real-time privacy protection scheme against video surveillance by Unmanned Aerial Systems, International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (ICUAS), May 2014

Security Data Analytics

1.     Candace Suh-Lee, Juyeon Jo, and Yoohwan Kim, Text Mining for Security Threat Detection Discovering Hidden Information in Unstructured Log Messages, IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (CNS), Oct. 2016

SCADA and Critical Infrastructure Security

1.     Ki Park and Yoohwan Kim, "New Hybrid TDMA/CSMA Wireless Mesh Networks (WMN) for Secure Smart Grid Communication", Site-Directed Research and Development (SDRD) Fiscal Year 2012 Annual Report, Nevada National Security Site (DOE/NV/25946—1722), U.S. Department of Commerce, pp. 183-189, April, 2013

2.     Robert Gripentog and Yoohwan Kim, Utilizing NFC to secure identification, IEEE/ACIS 14th International Conference on Computer and Information Science (ICIS), June 2015

3.     Amritha Premnath, Juyeon Jo, and Yoohwan Kim, Application of NTRU Cryptographic Algorithm for SCADA Security, 11th International Conference on Information Technology: New Generations (ITNG), April 2014

Secure Authentication

1.     Sungchul Lee, Ju-Yeon Jo, and Yoohwan Kim, Authentication System for Stateless RESTful Web Service, J. of Computational Methods in Science and Engineering (JCMSE), to be published 2016

2.     Juyeon Jo, Yoohwan Kim and Sungchul Lee, Mindmetrics: Identifying users without their login IDs, IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC), Oct. 2014

Web Security

1.     Haysam Selim, Shahab Tayeb, Yoohwan Kim, Justin Zhan, and Matin Pirouz, Vulnerability Analysis of Iframe Attacks on Websites, The 3rd Multidisciplinary International Social Networks Conference on Social Informatics, Aug. 2016

2.     Tara Baniya, Dipesh Gautam, and Yoohwan Kim, Safeguarding Web Surfing with URL Blacklisting, 12th International Conference on Information Technology-New Generations (ITNG), April 2015

3.     Sungchul Lee, Ju-Yeon Jo, and Yoohwan Kim, Environmental Sensor Monitoring with Secure RESTful Web Service, Intl Journal of Services Computing, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 30 – 42, July 2014

4.     Sungchul Lee, Juyeon Jo, and Yoohwan Kim, Secure and Stateless RESTful Web Service Using ID-Based Encryption", 28th International Conference on Computer Applications in Industry and Engineering, October 2015

5.     Sungchul Lee, Ju-Yeon Jo, and Yoohwan Kim, Method for secure RESTful web service, IEEE/ACIS 14th International Conference on Computer and Information Science (ICIS), June 2015

6.     Kevin Benton, Juyeon Jo, and Yoohwan Kim, SignatureCheck: A Protocol to Detect Man-In-The-Middle Attack in SSL, 7th CSIIRW, Oct. 2011

Wireless Network Security

1.     Yoohwan Kim, Wei Ren, Ju-Yeon Jo, Mei Yang, Yingtao Jiang, Jun Zheng, SFRIC: A Secure Fast Roaming Scheme in Wireless LAN Using ID-Based Cryptography, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), June 2007

2.     Wei Ren, Yoohwan Kim, Ju-Yeon Jo, Mei Yang and Yingtao Jiang, IdSRF: ID-based Secure Routing Framework for Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks, ITNG 2007, April 2007

DDoS Attack Mitigation

1.     Yoohwan Kim, Wing Cheong Lau, Mooi Choo Chuah and H. Jonathan Chao, PacketScore: A Statistical Overload Control against Distributed Denial-of-Service Attacks, IEEE Transaction on Dependable and Secure Computing, vol. 3, issue 2, pp. 141-155, Apr-Jun, 2006

2.     Yoohwan Kim, Ju-Yeon Jo, Frank Merat, Mei Yang, and Yingtao Jiang, Mitigating Distributed Denial-of-Service Attack with deterministic Bit Marking, International Journal of Information Technology, Vol. 11, No. 2, 2005, pp. 62-82

3.     Yoohwan Kim, Ahmed Abd El Al, Ju-Yeon Jo, Mei Yang and Yingtao Jiang, An Efficient Defense against Distributed Denial-of-Service Attacks using Congestion Path Marking, IEEE ICC, June 2006

4.     Mooi Choo Chuah, Wing Cheong Lau, Yoohwan Kim and H. Jonathan Chao, Transient performance of PacketScore for blocking DDoS attack, IEEE ICC, June 2004

5.     Yoohwan Kim, Wing Cheong Lau, Mooi Choo Chuah and H. Jonathan Chao, PacketScore: Statistical-based Overload Control against Distributed Denial-of-Service Attacks, IEEE INFOCOM, San Francisco, CA, March 2004

6.     Yoohwan Kim, Ju-Yeon Jo and Frank Merat, Defeating Distributed Denial-of-Service Attack with Deterministic Bit Marking, IEEE GLOBECOM, December 2003

7.     Yoohwan Kim, Ju-Yeon Jo, H. Jonathan Chao and Frank Merat, High-Speed Router Filter for Blocking TCP Flooding under Distributed Denial-of-Service Attack, IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC), April 2003

Privacy

1.     Sweta Gurung, and Yoohwan Kim, Healthcare Privacy: How Secure Are the VOIP/Video-Conferencing Tools for PHI Data?, 12th International Conference on Information Technology-New Generations (ITNG), April 2015

Secure Network Protocols

1.     Yoohwan Kim and Frederick Sheldon, Anomaly Detection in Multiple Scale for Insider Threat Analysis, 7th CSIIRW, Oct. 2011

2.     Jungeun Kim and Yoohwan Kim, A Secure on-line credit card transaction method: NNCC, Journal of Computing Science and Engineering, by KIISE, Mar., 2011

3.     Yoohwan Kim, Ju-Yeon Jo, and Kyunghee Kim Suh, Baseline Profile Stability for Network Anomaly Detection, International Journal of Network Security (IJNS), vol. 6, no. 1, 2008, pp. 60-66, Jan. 2008

4.     Yoohwan Kim, Ju-Yeon Jo, Kyunghee Suh, Baseline Profile Stability for Network Anomaly Detection, ITNG 2006, Las Vegas, NV, Apr, 2006

5.     Ju-Yeon Jo, Yoohwan Kim, and Jeffrey Sampson, A Spam Mail blocking scheme with puzzles and tokens, Network/Computer Security Workshop, Bethlehem, PA, Aug. 2005

6.     Jinhua Zhao, Ling Wang, Yoohwan Kim, Yingtao Jiang, and Xiaozong Yang, Secure Dynamic Gateway to Internet Connectivity for Ad-hoc Network, Intl Journal of Information Technology, Vol. 11, No. 2, 2005, pp. 136-152

 


Publications in Other Areas

Journal papers

1.     Sungchul Lee, Eunmi Hwang, Juyeon Jo, and Yoohwan Kim, Big Data Analysis with Hadoop on Personalized Incentive Model with Statistical Hotel Customer", ACIS International Journal of Software Innovation (IJSI), Vol. 4, No. 3, July 2016

2.     Sungchul Lee, Ju-Yeon Jo, and Yoohwan Kim, Restful Web Service and Web-Based Data Visualization for Environmental Monitoring, International Journal of Software Innovation (IJSI), Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 75-94, January 2015

3.     Yan Jin, Ling Wang, Ju-Yeon Jo, Yoohwan Kim, Mei Yang and Yingtao Jiang, EECCR: an Energy Efficient m-Coverage and n-Connectivity Routing Algorithm under Border Effects in Heterogeneous Sensor Networks, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 58, issues 3, pp. 1429-1442, March 2009

4.     Yan Jin, Ju-Yeon Jo, and Yoohwan Kim, Energy-Efficient Multi-Hop Communication Scheme In Clustered Sensor Networks, International Journal of Innovative Computing, Information and Control, vol. 4, no. 7, pp.1741-1749, July 2008

5.     Yan Jin, Ju-Yeon Jo, Ling Wang, Yoohwan Kim, and Xiaozong Yang, ECCRA: An energy-efficient coverage and connectivity preserving routing algorithm under border effects in wireless sensor networks, Computer Communications (Elsevier), vol. 31, issue 10, pp. 2398-2407, June 2008

6.     Yan Jin, Ling Wang, Yoohwan Kim, and Xiaozong Yang, "Energy Efficient Non-Uniform Clustering Division Scheme in Wireless Sensor Networks", Wireless Personal Communications (Springer), vol. 45, no.1, pp. 31-43, April. 2008

7.     Yan Jin, Ling Wang, Yoohwan Kim, and Xiaozong Yang, EEMC: An energy-efficient multi-level clustering algorithm for large-scale wireless sensor networks, Computer Networks (Elsevier), vol. 52, issue 3, pp. 542-562, Feb. 2008

8.     Yan Jin, Ling Wang, Yoohwan Kim and Xiaozong Yang, Connectivity and lifetime of data aggregation tree in unreliable sensor node, The Mediterranean Journal of Electronics and Communications (MJEC), Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 23-30, 2007

9.     Yan Jin, Ling Wang, Yoohwan Kim, and Xiaozong Yang, Optimal Task-Specific Clustering Scheme in Unreliable Wireless Sensor Networks, IJCSNS International Journal of Computer Science and Network Security Computing, vol. 6, no. 7B, pp. 30-36, July, 2006

10.  Yan Jin, Ling Wang, Yoohwan Kim, and Xiaozong Yang, Optimal Clustering Scheme Based On Minimal Cost In Unreliable Wireless Sensor Networks, The Mediterranean Journal of Computers and Networks, vol. 2, no. 2, pp. 90-99, April, 2006

11.  L. Zhang, R. Raut, Yingtao Jiang, U. Kleine, and Y. Kim, Macro-Cell Placement for Analog Physical Designs Using a Hybrid Genetic Algorithm with Simulated Annealing, International Journal of Integrated Computer-Aided Engineering, vol. 12, no. 4, pp. 379-396, Dec. 2005

12.  L. Zhang, R. Raut, Yingtao Jiang, U. Kleine, and Y. Kim, "A Hybrid Evolutionary Analogue Module Placement Algorithm for Integrated Circuit Layout Designs," International Journal of Circuit Theory and Applications, vol. 33, no. 6, pp. 487-501, Nov. 2005

13.  Wyatt Newman, Andy Podgurski, Roger Quinn, Frank Merat, Michael S. Branicky, Nick A. Barendt, Greg C. Causey, Erin L. Haaser, Yoohwan Kim, Jayendran Swaminathan and Virgilio B. Velasco Design Lessons for Building Agile Manufacturing Systems, IEEE Transactions on Robotics and Automation, Vol. 16, No. 3, June 2000, pp 228-238

14.  Roger Quinn, Greg Causey, Frank Merat, David Sargent, Nicholas Barendt, Wyatt Newman, Virgilio Velasco, Andy Podgurski, Ju-Yeon Jo, Leon Sterling and Yoohwan Kim, An Agile Manufacturing Workcell Design, IIE (Institute of Industrial Engineers) Transactions, Vol. 29, no. 10, Oct. 1997

 

Conference papers

  1. Sungchul Lee, Ju-Yeon Jo, and Yoohwan Kim, Performance Improvement of MapReduce Process Using Limited Node Block Placement Policy, The 3rd IEEE International Conference on Data Science and Advanced Analytics (DSAA), Oct.  2016.
  2. Sungchul Lee, Ju-Yeon Jo, and Yoohwan Kim, Data Analysis at Single-Mode and Multi-Mode for Data Center, ISCA 25th Intl Conf. on Data Engineering and Software Engineering (SEDE), Sep. 2016
  3. Guodong Zhang, Ying Shao, Yoohwan Kim, and Wei Guo, Vertebrae Detection Algorithm in CT Scout Images, Chinese Conference on Image and Graphics Technologies, July 2016
  4. Sungchul Lee, Juyeon Jo, and Yoohwan Kim, Performance testing of web-based data visualization, IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics (SMC), Oct. 2014
  5. Jinho Ahn and Yoohwan Kim, Effective SBML Protocol for Tolerating Concurrent Failures Based on Broadcast Networks, IEEE International Conference on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing (DASC), Aug. 2014
  6. Sungchul Lee, Juyeon Jo, Yoohwan Kim, and Haroon Stephen, A framework for environmental monitoring with Arduino-based sensors using Restful web service, IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC), pp. 275-282, June 2014
  7. Yoohwan Kim, Hye Rim Cheon, Jae Hyun Kim, New Power Saving Algorithm considering Associated STAs and Consecutive Traffics in WLAN AP, ACM ICUIMC 2013, Malaysia, Jan. 2013
  8. Kyu Hwan Lee, Sung Hyun Cho, Jae Hyun Kim, Yoohwan Kim, Juyeon Jo, The Energy Saving Strategy using the Network Coding in the Wireless Mesh Network, ACM ICUIMC 2012, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Feb. 2012
  9. Yan Jin, Ju-Yeon Jo, Mei Yang, Yoohwan Kim, Yingtao Jiang and John Gowens, HTSMA: a hybrid temporal-spatial multi-channel assignment scheme in heterogeneous wireless mesh networks, IEEE GlobeCom 2009, December 2009
  10. Yan Jin, Ju-Yeon Jo, Yoohwan Kim, Yingtao Jiang, Mei Yang, EECCP: an energy-efficient coverage- and connectivity preserving algorithm under border effects in wireless sensor networks, Wireless Telecommunications Symposium (WTS), 2008
  11. Gopinath Balakrishnan, Mei Yang, Yingtao Jiang, Yoohwan Kim, Performance Analysis of Error Control Codes for Wireless Sensor Networks, ITNG 2007, April 2007
  12. Mei Yang, Yoohwan Kim, Yingtao Jiang, Shupeng Wang, Ahmed Abdelal, An Improved Multi-Layered Architecture and its Rotational Scheme for Large-Scale Wireless Sensor Networks, IEEE CCNC, Jan. 2007
  13. Yan Jin, Wang Ling, Yoohwan Kim, and Xiaozong Yang, Energy of Flat vs. Clustering Wireless Sensor Networks: A Comparative Study, First International Conference on Communications and Networking in China (CHINACOM 2006), Oct, 2006
  14. Yan Jin, Wang Ling, Yoohwan Kim, and Xiaozong Yang, Lifetime Analysis of Data Aggregation Tree with Unreliable Sensor Node, 1st Intl Conference on Communications and Electronics (ICCE 2006), Oct, 2006
  15. Yan Jin, Wang Ling, Yoohwan Kim, and Xiaozong Yang, EEMC: An Energy-Efficient Multi-tier Clustering Algorithm for Large-Scale Wireless Sensor Networks, 2nd Intl Conference on Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing (IEEE WiCOM 2006), Sep, 2006
  16. Wei Ren, Mei Yang, Yoohwan Kim, and Yingtao Jiang, "TCP-CDR: an end-to-end scheme for TCP over mobile ad hoc networks," IEEE International Conf. on ITS Telecommunications, Jun. 2006, pp 767-772
  17. M. Yang, J. Wang, Z. Gao, Yingtao Jiang,  and Y. Kim, Coordinated Robust Routing by Dual Cluster Heads in Layered Wireless Sensor Networks, Proc. IEEE 8th International Symposium on Parallel Architectures, Algorithms and Networks (ISPAN'05), pp. 454-461, Dec. 2005
  18. Ju-Yeon Jo and Yoohwan Kim, Hash-based Internet Traffic Load Balancing, IEEE IRI, Las Vegas, NV, Nov. 2004
  19. Yoohwan Kim and H. Jonathan Chao, Performance of Exhaustive Matching Algorithms for Input Queued Switches, IEEE ICC, May 2003
  20. Ju-Yeon Jo, Yoohwan Kim, and H. Jonathan Chao, TCP Performance Comparison under Various Load Balancing Methods using OPNET, OPNETWORK, August 2002
  21. Ju-Yeon Jo, Yoohwan Kim, H. Jonathan Chao and Frank Merat, Internet Traffic Load Balancing using Dynamic Hashing with Flow Volume, SPIE ITCom, July 2002
  22. Wyatt Newman, Frank Merat, Michael Branicky, Virgilio Velasco, Nicholas Barendt, Andy Podgurski, Yoohwan Kim, Ju-Yeon Jo, Roger Quinn and Greg Causey, Technologies for Robust Agile Manufacturing, IASTED 6th International Conference on Robotics and Manufacturing, 1998
  23. Ju-Yeon Jo, Yoohwan Kim, Scott Ameduri and Andy Podgurski, A New Role of Graphical Simulation: Software Testing, 30th Annual Simulation Symposium, April 1997
  24. Ju-Yeon Jo, Yoohwan Kim, Andy Podgurski and Wyatt Newman, Virtual Testing of Agile Manufacturing Software Using 3D Graphical Simulation, IEEE Int. Conf. on Robotics & Automation, Apr 1997
  25. Yoohwan Kim and Ju-Yeon Jo, Andy Podgurski, Gultekin Ozsoyoglu, Virgilio Velasco, Nicholas Barendt and Frank Merat, A Flexible Software Architecture for Agile Manufacturing, IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, April 1997
  26. Frank Merat, Nicholas Barendt, Roger Quinn, Greg Causey, Wyatt Newman, Virgilio Velasco, Andy Podgurski, Yoohwan Kim, Gultekin Ozsoyoglu and Ju-Yeon Jo, Advances in Agile Manufacturing, IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, April 1997
  27. Roger Quinn, Greg Causey, Frank Merat, David Sargent, Nicholas Barendt, Wyatt Newman, Virgilio Velasco, Andy Podgurski, Ju-Yeon Jo, Leon Sterling and Yoohwan Kim, Design of an Agile Manufacturing Workcell for Light Mechanical Applications, IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, April 1996
  28. Sungkil Lee, Huang-Cheng Kuo, N. Hrkan Balkir, Yoohwan Kim and Gultekin Ozsoyoglu A Database Server for an Agile Manufacturing System with or without Time Constraints, Conference on Agile and Intelligent Manufacturing Systems, Oct. 1996

Video conferences (refereed)

  1. Roger Quinn, Greg Causey, Matthew Birch, Wyatt Newman, Frank Merat, Michael Branicky, Virgilio Velasco, Nicholas Barendt, Andy Podgurski, Yoohwan Kim and Ju-Yeon Jo, Technologies for Robust Agile Manufacturing, IEEE International Video Conference on Robotics and Automation, April 1998. (Nominated for the best video)
  2. Roger Quinn, Greg Causey, Frank Merat, Nicholas Barendt, Wyatt Newman, Virgilio Velasco, Andy Podgurski, Yoohwan Kim, Gultekin Ozsoyoglu and Ju-Yeon Jo, Advances in Agile Manufacturing, IEEE International Video Conference on Robotics and Automation, April 1997
  3. Roger Quinn, Greg Causey, Frank Merat, David Sargent, Nicholas Barendt, Wyatt Newman, Virgilio Velasco, Andy Podgurski, Ju-Yeon Jo, Leon Sterling and Yoohwan Kim,  Agile Manufacturing Workcell for Light Mechanical Assembly, IEEE Intl Video Conference on Robotics and Automation, April 1996

Book chapter

  1. Sungkil Lee, Huang-Cheng Kuo, N. Hrkan Balkir, Yoohwan Kim and Gultekin Ozsoyoglu A Real-Time Database Server in an Agile Manufacturing System, Son, S., ed. Real-Time Database System, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1996

 


Patents

 

  1. U.S. Provisional Application, Methods And Systems For Secure Location Verification, Yoohwan Kim, Juyeon Jo, filed on July 29, 2016
  2. US Patent 9,036,782, 2015, Dual energy backscatter X-ray shoe scanning device, Samuel M Song, Brian Kauke, Yoohwan Kim, Douglas P Boyd, granted on May 19, 2015
  3. U.S. Provisional Application No. 62/145,953, Methods And Systems For Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Traffic Management, Juyeon Jo, Yoohwan Kim, filed on April 10, 2014
  4. US Patent App. 14/591,208, 2015, Obscuring Usernames During a Login Process, Juyeon Jo, Yoohwan Kim, filed on Jan. 10, 2014
  5. US Patent 7,526,807, 2009, Distributed architecture for statistical overload control against distributed denial of service attacks, Hung-Hsiang Jonathan Chao, Mooi Choo Chuah, Yoohwan Kim, Wing Cheong Lau, granted on Apr 28, 2009
  6. US Patent App. 09/940,923, 2001, Method and apparatus for information delivery on the internet, Y Kim, D Chung, filed on Aug. 28, 2001