Chang-Wook Lee


Division of Science Education, 

Kangwon National University 1 

Kangwondaehak-gil, Chuncheon-si, 

Gangwon-do 24341, Republic of Korea 

Tel : +82-33-250-6731 

Fax : +82-33-259-5600

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Sep. 2003. – Aug. 2009.

Ph.D. (Remote sensing) : Earth System Sciences, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea.

Paper: Time Series InSAR Techniques for Mapping Surface Deformation on the Augustine and Seguam Volcanoes in the Aleutian Islands, Alaska 

Major Research Field : Monitoring of time series displacement using satellite image

Mar. 2000. – Aug. 2002.

M.S. (Remote sensing) : Earth System Sciences, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea. 

Paper: Estimation of Ground Subsidence Rate in Reclaimed Land by L-band JERS-1 SAR 

Major Research Field: Estimation of Ground Subsidence Rate in Reclaimed Land by lader interfering technique

Mar. 1993. – Feb. 2000.

B.S. (Geology) : Geology, Kangwon National University, Gangwon-do, Korea. 

Experience Summary

Sep. 2022. – Now

Professor, Kangwon National University, Gangwon-do, Korea 

Sep. 2019. – Aug. 2022.

Associate professor, Kangwon National University, Gangwon-do, Korea 

Feb. 2015. – Aug. 2019.           

Assistant professor, Kangwon National University, Gangwon-do, Korea 

Sep. 2012. – Feb. 2015.      

Weather researcher, National Institute of Meteorological Research, Jeju, Korea 

Sep. 2011. – Aug. 2012.       

Researcher professor, University of Seoul, Geoinfoematics, Seoul, Korea 

Sep. 2009. – Aug. 2011.      

Postdoctoral researcher, (U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)) 

 → Monitoring of Precise Time Series Surface Displacement Using the Latest Radar Interferometry SBAS and PSInSAR 

Sep. 2005. – Oct. 2006.   

Visiting scientist, (USGS National Center for Earth Resources Observation and Science) 

 → Monitoring of geological disasters using DInSAR technique, 

 → Monitoring on the surface displacements of the Alaska Augustine volcanic island 

Mar. 2003. – Feb. 2006. / Mar. 2007. – Aug. 2009.    

Researcher, Natural Science Research Institute of Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea

Patent Result

1)Changwook Lee,, Seulki Lee,, Sungjae Park,, and Subin Ryoo, (2018): Apparatus and method for analyzing dangerous of flooding or drought using machine-learning. 10-2018-0131526.

2) Changwook Lee, Seulki Lee, 2016.07.05, 10-2016-0084672, Method and system for analyzing volcanic activity using magma chamber. (Korea) University-Industry Cooperation Foundation, Kangwon National University 

3) Changwook Lee, Seulki Lee, Ki Young Lee, 2015.08.13, 10-2015-0114445, Method and system for analysing volcanic activity using InSAR and GIS. (Korea) University-Industry Cooperation Foundation, Kangwon National University 

4) Changwook Lee, Minji Cho, Zhong Lu, Youngjean Choi, 2015.08, 09117276, Method and System for Correction of Optical Satellite Image. (USA) Korea Meteorological Administration 

5) Changwook Lee, Eui Hong Hwang, Seulki Lee, 2014.03.25, 1020140034419, Information Providing System and Method for Volcanic Ash Dispersion. (Korea) Korea Meteorological Administration 

6) Changwook Lee, Ki Yeon Kim, Eui Hong Hwang, Jae Cheol Nam, Yong In Kim, 2014.03.25, 10-2014-0034418, THE INFORMATION FURNISHING SYSTEM USING THREE DIMENSIONAL MAP. (Korea) Korea Meteorological Administration 

7) Changwook Lee, Min Ji Cho, Young Jin Choi, 2013.08.29, 10-1303730, OPTICAL SATELLITE IMAGERY CORRECTION METHOD AND SYSTEM. (Korea) Korea Meteorological Administration 

8) Joong Sun Won, Hyung Sup Jung, Hong Snag-hun, Doo Yeol Park, Changwook Lee, Sang-wan Kim, Sang Sung Kim, 2005.11.10, 10-0529401-0000, Apparatus and method of DEM generation using SyntheticAperture Radar(SAR) data. (Korea) Chung-Ang Aerosurvey Co.,LTD. 

9) Sang Sung Kim, Hyung Sup Jung, Sang-wan Kim, Joong Sun Won, Changwook Lee, Han Cheol Jung, 2005.10.04, 10-0520275-0000, METHOD FOR CORRECTING GEOMETRY OF PUSHBROOM IMAGE USING SOLIDBODY ROTATION MODEL. (Korea) Chung-Ang Aerosurvey Co.,LTD. 

10) Hyung Sup Jung, Joong Sun Won, Hong Snag-hun, Changwook Lee, Yoon-kyung Lee, Jeong Won Park, Jung Hyun Chol, Jinal Eom, , 2007.02.22, 10-2007-0017704, METHOD FOR RESTORING DEFECTIVE LINES IN PUSHBROOM IMAGE. (Korea) University Office of Research Affairs and University - Industry Foundation (UIF)


1) Awarded International Research Internship Scholarship by Korea Research Foundation (2005)  

2) Awarded best poster paper award by Korea Society of Geoenvironmental and Geological Engineering (2006) 

3) International Symposium on Remote Sensing 2007, Award & Excellent Contestant (Student Prize Paper Competition) (2007) 

4) Awarded best paper of graduate student of Yonsei University (2008) 


 1) Lee S.-R, Choi J.-K, and C.-W. Lee (2015): Geological application of remote sensing, ISBN(9791185861173), 214p.

2) Zhong Lu, Hyung-Sup Jung, Lei Zhang, Wonjin Lee, Chang-Wook Lee and Dan Dzurisin, (2012) Advances in Mapping from Aerospace Imagery: Techniques and Applications 

Kangwon National University Earth Observation Laboratory 

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