Development Technology Course

LEE Han Soo

  • Position: Associate Professor
  • Major: Coastal and Ocean Engineering, Renewable energy resouces modeling
  • Subjects: Energy Science and Technology
  • Research Theme: Coastal hazards and mitigation, Renewable energy resource evaluation, Impacts of climate change on hazards and energy


  1. Haggag, M., Yamashita, T., Kim, K. O. and Lee, H. S. Simulation of the North Indian Ocean Tropical Cyclones Using the Regional Environment Simulator: Application to Cyclone Nargis in 2008. in Indian Ocean Tropical Cyclones and Climate Change (ed Charabi Yassine) 73-82 (Springer Netherlands, 2010).
  2. Lee, H. S. Uncertainty in tsunami propagation modeling due to tsunami-tide interaction. in Tsunami along the coast (ed Byung Ho Choi and Efim Pelinovsky), Chapter 7, pp. 125-143, Hanrimwon Publishing Co. Ltd., Seoul, Korea, 2016.


  1. Lee, H. S., 2015. Interactions of Tsunami with Natural Oscillations Implied from the 2011 Tohoku Tsunami Records Analysis Using Hilbert-Huang Transform, Procedia Engineering, 116, 707-712. Open Access
  2. Lee, H. S., and K. O. Kim, 2015. Storm Surge and Storm Waves Modelling Due to Typhoon Haiyan in November 2013 with Improved Dynamic Meteorological Conditions, Procedia Engineering, 116, 699-706. Open Access
  3. Lee, H.S., T. Shimoyama, and S. Popinet, 2015. Impacts of tides on tsunami propagation due to potential Nankai Trough earthquakes in the Seto Inland Sea, Japan. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 120(10), 6865-6883. doi:10.1002/2015JC010995. Open Access
  4. Trihamdani, A.R., Lee, H.S., Kubota, T., T.T.T. Phuong, 2015. Configuration of green spaces for urban heat island mitigation in Hanoi Master Plan 2030. Buildings, 5(3), 933-947, Open Access
  5. Lee, H.S., and A. Kaneko, 2015. Estimation and projection of non-linear relative sea-level rise in the Seto Inland Sea, Japan. Atmosphere-Ocean, 53(4), 393-411, Download (50-copy only)
  6. Lee, H.S., A.R. Trihamdani, Kubota, T., T.T.T. Phuong, T. Tanaka, and K. Matsuo, 2015. Impacts of land use changes in the Hanoi Master Plan on urban heat islands in a warming climate. Building and Environment (in preparation)
  7. Lee, H.S., 2015. General patterns of rainfall in Indonesia and potential impacts of the Indonesian seas on rainfall intensity. Water, 7(4), 1751-1768. Open Access
  8. Yuk, J-H., Kim, K.O., H.S. Lee, and B.H. Choi, 2015. Simulation of Storm Surge and Wave due to Typhoon Isewan (5915). China Ocean Eng., 29(4), 473-488. Link
  9. Lee, H.S., 2015. Evaluation of WAVEWATCH III performance with wind input and dissipation source terms using wave buoy measurements for October 2006 along the east Korean coast in the East Sea. Ocean Eng., 100, 67-82. Link
  10. Ding, F., T. Yamashita, and H.S. Lee, 2014. A modelling study of seawater intrusion in the Liao Dong Bay coastal plain, China, Journal of Marine Science and Technology, 22(2), 103-115. Open Access
  11. Lee, H.S., Komaguchi, T., Yamamoto, A., and Masanori, H., 2013. Wintertime extreme storm waves in the East Sea: Estimation of extreme storm waves and wave-structure interaction study in the Fushiki Port, Toyama Bay. J. Korean Soc. Coastal and Ocean Eng., 25(5), 335-347. Open Access
  12. Lee, H.S., 2013. Estimation of extreme sea levels along the Bangladesh coast due to sea level rise and storm surge using EEMD and EVA. J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 118(9), 4273-4285. Download
  13. Lee, H.S., 2013. Abnormal storm waves in the East Sea (Japan Sea) in April 2012. J. Coastal Res., SI65 (ICS2013 Proceedings), 748-753. Download
  14. Lee, H.S., et al., 2013. Integrated modeling of the dynamic meteorological and sea surface conditions during the passage of Typhoon Morakot. Dyn. Atmos. Ocean., 59, 1-23. Link
  15. Lee, H.S. et al., 2012. Multi-decadal variations of ENSO, the Pacific Decadal Oscillation and tropical cyclones in the western North Pacific. Prog. Oceanogr., 105, 67-80. Link
  16. Hendri, Yamashita, T., Kuntoro, A., H.S. Lee, 2012. Carbon stock measurements of a degraded tropical logged-over secondary forest in Manokwari Regency, West Papua, Indonesia. For. Stud. China, 14(1), 8-19. Link
  17. Ding, F., T. Yamashita, H.S. Lee, and J.-h. Ping, 2011. Scheme choice for optimal allocation of water resources based on fuzzy language evaluation and the generalized induced ordered weighted averaging operator, Fuzzy Information and Engineering, 3(2), 169-182. Link
  18. Kim, K.O, H.S. Lee*, B.I. Min, and B.H. Choi, 2011. Hindcasting of high swell waves off the eastern Korean coast on 24 February 2008 using structured and unstructured wave models, J. Coastal Res., SI64 (ICS2011 Proceedings), 1073-1077. Download
  19. B.I. Min, K.O. Kim, H.S. Lee, J.-H. Yuk and B.H. Choi, 2011. Disturbances in tidal and sedimentation regimes at Saemangeum due to a dike, J. Coastal Res., SI64 (ICS2011 Proceedings), 576-580. Download
  20. Hendri, Timothy, L., Tiwaree, R.S., H.S. Lee, and Yamashita, T., 2011. Towards an integrated fire management framework using space-based application in Asia-Pacific region. Journal of International Development and Cooperation, 18(1), 55-67. Download
  21. Lee, H.S., K.O. Kim, T. Yamashita, T. Komaguchi, and T. Mishima, 2010. Abnormal storm waves in the winter East/Japan Sea: Generation process and hindcast using an atmosphere-wind wave coupled modelling system, Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 10(4), 773-793. Open Access
  22. Choi, B.H., T. Yamashita, and H.S. Lee*, 2010. Regional Ocean Tide Simulator: Applications to Adjacent Seas of Korea and Japan, Journal of International Development and Cooperation, 16(2), 21-38. Download
  23. Choi, B.H., K.O. Kim, H.S. Lee, and J.H. Yuk, 2010. Perturbation of regional ocean tides due to coastal dikes, Cont. Shelf Res., 30(6), 553-563. Link
  24. Lee, H.S., T. Yamashita, and H. Mohammed, 2009. Modelling Hydrodynamics in Yachiyo Lake Using a Non-Hydrostatic General Circulation Model with Spatially and Temporally Varying Meteorological Condition, Hydrological Processes., 23(14), 1973-1987. Download
  25. Haggag, M., T. Yamashita, H.S. Lee, and K.O. Kim, 2008. A coupled atmosphere and multi-layer land surface model for improving heavy rainfall simulation, Journal of Global Environment Engineering (JGEE), 14, 1-14. Link
  26. Lee, H.S., T. Yamashita and T. Komaguchi, 2008. Reanalysis of past major storms in West Kyusyu and study of wind-induced current in Ariake Sea, Journal of International Development and Cooperation, 14(2), 19-36. Download
  27. Kim, K.O., H.S. Lee, T. Yamashita and B.H. Choi, 2008.Wave and storm surge simulations for Hurricane Katrina using coupled process based models, KSCE J. Civil Eng., 12(1), 1-8. Link

Research theme for students

(Master course)
  1. Estimation of regional relative sea-level rise in Japan, Bangladesh, ..., using empirical mode decomposition and its variations
  2. Storm surge and tsunami modeling using adaptive mesh refinement
  3. Hilbert-Huang Transform (HHT) for engineering applications
  4. Water resource and watershed management in local and regional scale
(Ph.D course)
  1. Regional scale evaluation of renewable energy resources in Asia using earth system modeling
  2. Climate change impacts on coastal disasters and mitigation measures
  3. Typhoon climatology: current and future aspects and its impacts on coastal zones