Seung-Bu Park

Seung-Bu Park
Assistant Research Fellow
  • Ph.D. in Atmospheric Science, Seoul National University, 2013
  • M.S. in Atmospheric Science, Seoul National University, 2007
  • B.S. in Physics and Atmospheric Science (double major), Seoul National University, 2005
Work Experience
  • 2017.5 – Present: Assistant Research Fellow, IBS Center for Climate Physics, Pusan National University
  • 2015.9 – 2017.4: Research Associate Scientist, Department of Earth & Environmental Engineering, Columbia Univ.
  • 2014.9 – 2015.8: Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Department of Earth & Environmental Engineering, Columbia Univ.
  • 2013.9 – 2014.8: Postdoctoral Fellow, The Research Institute for Basic Sciences, Seoul National Univ.
Fellowships, Awards, and Honors
  • 2013.10: The Korean Meteorological Society award for outstanding dissertation
  • 2008.10: The Korean Society for Atmospheric Environment award for outstanding paper
Research Interests
  • (Geophysical) Turbulence
  • Convective parameterization
  • Urban impacts on weather, climate, and air quality
  1. Klinger, C., B. Mayer, F. Jakub, T. Zinner, S.-B. Park, and P. Gentine, 2017: Effects of 3-D thermal radiation on the development of a shallow cumulus cloud field. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 17(8), 5477-5500. DOI: 10.5194/acp-17-5477-2017
  2. Park, S.-B., T. Heus, P. Gentine, 2017: Role of convective mixing and evaporative cooling in shallow convection. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. DOI:10.1002/2017JD026466
  3. Lee, S.-H., H. Lee, S.-B. Park, J.-W. Woo, D.-I. Lee, J.-J. Baik, 2016: Impacts of in‐canyon vegetation and canyon aspect ratio on the thermal environment of street canyons: numerical investigation using a coupled WRF‐VUCM model.Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society, 142 (699), 2562-2578. DOI:10.1002/qj.284
  4. Park, S.-B. ,P. Gentine, K. Schneider, and M. Farge, 2016: Coherent structures in the boundary and cloud layers: Role of updrafts, subsiding shells, and environmental subsidence.Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 73 (4), 1789–1814.DOI:10.1175/JAS-D-15-0240.1
  5. Kwak, K.-H., S.-H. Lee, J.-M. Seo, S.-B. Park, and J.-J. Baik, 2016: Relationship between rooftop and on-road concentrations of traffic-related pollutants in a busy street canyon: Ambient wind effects. Environmental Pollution, 208, 185–197.DOI:10.1016/j.envpol.2015.07.030
  6. Gentine, P., A. Garelli, S.-B. Park, J. Nie, G. Torri, and Z. Kuang, 2016: Role of surface heat fluxes underneath cold pools. Geophysical Research Letter, 43, 874–883.DOI:10.1002/2015GL067262
  7. Park, S.-B., J.-J. Baik, and S.-H. Lee, 2015: Impacts of mesoscale wind on turbulent flow and ventilation in a densely built-up urban area. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 54, 811–824.DOI:10.1175/JAMC-D-14-0044.1
  8. Park, S.-B., K.-H. Kwak, B.-S. Han, G. Ganbat, H. Lee, J. M. Seo, S.-H. Lee, and J.-J. Baik, 2015: Measurements of turbulent flow and ozone at rooftop and sidewalk sites in a high-rise building area. SOLA, 11, 1–4.DOI:10.2151/sola.2015-001
  9. Park, S.-B., J.-J. Baik, and B.-S. Han, 2015: Large-eddy simulation of turbulent flow in a densely built-up urban area. Environmental Fluid Mechanics,15, 235–250.DOI:10.1007/s10652-013-9306-3
  10. Park, S.-B., J.-J. Baik, 2014: Large-eddy simulations of convective boundary layers over flat and urbanlike surfaces. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 71,1880–1892.DOI:10.1175/JAS-D-13-0191.1
  11. Park, S.-B., J.-J. Baik, and Y.-H. Ryu, 2013: A large-eddy simulation study of bottomheating effects on scalar dispersion in and above a cubical building array. Journalof Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 52, 1738–1752.DOI:10.1175/JAMC-D-12-0255.1
  12. Park, S.-B., J.-J. Baik, 2013: A large-eddy simulation study of thermal effects onturbulence coherent structures in and above a building array. Journal of AppliedMeteorology and Climatology, 52, 1348–1365.DOI:10.1175/JAMC-D-12-0162.1
  13. Baik, J.-J., K.-H. Kwak, S.-B. Park, and Y.-H. Ryu, 2012: Effects of building roofgreening on air quality in street canyons. Atmospheric Environment, 61, 48–55.DOI: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2012.06.076
  14. Park, S.-B., J.-J. Baik, S. Raasch, and M. O. Letzel, 2012: A large-eddy simulation studyof thermal effects on turbulent flow and dispersion in and above a street canyon.Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology, 51, 829–841.DOI:10.1175/JAMC-D-11-0180.1
  15. Princevac, M., J.-J. Baik, X. Li, H. Pan, and S.-B. Park, 2010: Lateral channeling withinrectangular arrays of cubical obstacles. Journal of Wind Engineering and IndustrialAerodynamics, 98, 377–385.DOI:10.1016/j.jweia.2009.11.001
  16. Baik, J.-J., S.-B. Park, and J.-J. Kim, 2009: Urban flow and dispersion simulation using aCFD model coupled to a mesoscale model. Journal of Applied Meteorology andClimatology, 48, 1667–1681.DOI:10.1175/2009JAMC2066.1