Seokhyeon Kim

Research Associate
Water Research Centre
Contact details:
(+61 2) 9385 6156

Vallentine Annexe (H22)
Level 1, Room VA137
Kensington Campus

Research Associate in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering's Water Research Centre (WRC)


Research Interests

  • Improvements of remote sensing soil moisture products (accuracy and spatial disaggregation)
  • Hydrologic applications of various remote sensing/reanalysis data
  • Semi-Distributed Hydrologic Modelling with Soil Moisture and Runoff simulation Toolkit (SMART)
  • Optimization problems in water systems
  • Meta-heuristic algorithms (Genetic Algorithm and Harmony Search), network theory, deep neural network


Teaching Activities

  • CVEN3501 Water Resources Engineering
  • CVEN9612 Catchment and Water Resources Modelling



  • Ph.D. (Water Resources Engineering), University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia, 2017
  • M.Eng. (Water Resources Engineering), Korea University, Seoul, South Korea, 2008
  • B.Eng. (Civil and Environmental Engineering), Korea University, Seoul, South Korea, 2001


Engineering and Professional Experiences

  • Associate Manager / Water resources engineering in Hyundai Engineering and Construction Co., Ltd., Seoul, Korea / January 2008 - July 2013
  • First Lieutenant / Republic of Korea Army / July 2001 - September 2004