Hyun Kim, Ph.D
I am an Associate Professor in the Department of Geography and a Research Fellow of Center for Transportation Research (CTR) at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
My research interests center on the Geography of Transportation and Geographic Information Science (GIS) in the following key research themes below.
- Location Modeling
GIS for Socio-economic Applications
Medical/ Health Geography
I am recruiting new graduate students who are interested in my research. If you wish to learn more about Graduate Studies in the Department of Geography at University of Tennessee, Knoxville, please visit: Department of Geography at UTK.
Transportation Analysis & GIS
2018, Kim, H, K. Lee, J. S. Park, and Y. Song, “Transit network expansion and accessibility implications: A case study of Gwangju metropolitan area, South Korea”, Research in Transportation Economics. 69 544-553
Spatial Optimization/Location Modelling
2016 Kim, K, D. Dean, H. Kim, and Y. Chun, “Spatial optimization for regionalization problems with spatial interaction: a heuristic approach”, International Journal of Geographic Information Science, 30(3), 451-473.
2018, Yoon, H, Y. Jang, K. Choi, and H. Kim, “Preventive dental care utilization in Asian Americans: Does neighborhood matter?” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 12 (10) 2261.
2018 Tran, L., R. McManamaya, and H. Kim, “A non-parametric distance-based method using all available indicators for integrated environmental assessment – A case study of the Mid-Atlantic Region, USA”, Journal of Environmental Planning and Management
2017, McManamaya, R, S. Nair, C. DeRolph, B. Ruddell, A. Morton, R. Stewart, M. Troia, L. Tran, H. Kim, B. Bhaduri, ”US cities can manage national hydrology and biodiversity using local infrastructure policy”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS) 114 (36), 9581-9586