Byung-Won On is an associate professor in Department of Software Convergence Engineering, Kunsan National University, Gunsan-si, Jeollabuk-do, Korea. He has been also leading Data Intelligence Lab at the same university. In 2007, he earned his PhD degree in Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the Pennsylvania State University at University Park, PA, USA. He also received his MS degree in Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Korea University, Seoul, Korea in 2000. His recent research interests are around Text Data Mining, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence, mainly working on Probabilistic Models, Opinion Summarization, Sentiment Lexicon Generation, Computational Creativity, Fake News Detection, Distributed Deep Learning Models, and Metadata Management for Big Data. He is the director of Data Standardization Center at Kunsan National University and also a committee member of ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 32 - Data Management and Interchange. He is currently an editor of ETRI journal. He is a vice president of Korean Association of Data Science and a committee member of SIG on Human Language Technology in Korean Institute of Information Scientists and Engineers. He is also a committee member of Informatization Committee in Jeollabuk-do Provincial Government.

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Selected Publications

DBLP: List of computer science publications by Byung-Won On


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  • Spring 2018
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