Sean Yang

Dr. Sean Yang

Professor of Information Technology

School of Science and Tech
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Dr. Sean Yang received a Ph.D. in computer science from Kent State University in 2004. He earned a master’s in engineering and a bachelor’s in engineering in computer science from Soongsil University, Seoul, Korea in 1995. He worked as a research engineer in the Telecommunication Research Center for Samsung Electronics for four years and researched and developed a large-scale ATM switching system. Yang’s major research areas are high performance computation and communication networks, information security, sensor networks, distributed adaptive networks, multi-media transmission and visualization systems, and game programming.


  • Doctorate – computer science – Kent State University
  • Master’s – computer science – Soongsil University
  • Bachelor’s – computer science – Soongsil University

Academic Interests

  • High performance computation and communication networks
  • Information security
  • Sensor networks
  • Distributed adaptive networks
  • Multimedia transmission and visualization systems
  • Game programming