Research Projects in Progress

1. Development of methods for assessment of water quality and prediction of biodiversity of aquatic communities in freshwater ecosystems. Science and Technology Amicable Research (STAR) Program (Korea-France Collaborating Program). 2007-2008 (for 2 years). Supported by Korea Foundation for International Cooperation of Science & Technology.


2.  Studies of Mathematical Ecology on Movement of Biological organisms (individual-population)  수리생태학적 접근을 통한 다계층 생물 (개체-개체군) 움직임의 규명. 2006-2007. 한국학술진흥재단


3.  Development of a strategy for water quality management using biomanipulation (food chain) in agricultural reservoirs. 2006.4-2009.3 (Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry)  생물조절(먹이연쇄)을 통한 농업용저수지 수질관리 기법개발 (총괄책임: 건국대 황순진교수)


4.  Models for Assessing and Forecasting the Impact of Environmental Key Pollutants on Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems and Biodiversity. (Modelkey). EU project: in the 6th FP. 2005-2010.


5.  Integrated Project to Evaluate the Impacts of Global Change on European Freshwater Ecosystems (Euro-limpacs). EU project: in the 6th FP. 2004-2009.



Previous Projects

Development of models for predicting ecological health indicator (exergy) and assessing habitat suitability at different waterbody types through ecological informatics approaches. 2005-2006. Korea Research Foundation (KRF)  수생태계 유형에 따른 생태계 건강성 지표(엑서지) 예측 및 서식처 적합성 평가 모델 개발을 위한 생태정보학적 접근. 2005-2006. 한국학술진흥재단.

Predicting Aquatic Ecosystems Quality using Artificial Neural Networks (PAEQANN): Impact of Environmental characteristics on the Structure of Aquatic Communities (Algae, Benthic and Fish Fauna). EU project: in the 5th FP. 2001-2003. Website












Professor Young-Seuk, PARK (PhD)

Ecology and Ecological Informatics, Department of Biology

Kyung Hee University, Hoegi-dong, Dongdaemun-gu,

Seoul, Republic of Korea

Tel: +82.2.961.0946   Fax: +82.2.961.0244