Sung Eun Kim, PhD



Research Interest


Time Series Analysis

Environmental Statistics                            

Spatial Statistics 

Signal Processing

Experimental Design  



Papers published


,     Stevens, L., Buckley B., Kim, S., Hill, P., Doiron, K., Increased effective moisture in northern Vietnam during the Little Ice Age, Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 511, 449-461,2018


      Kim, S.E., Ordinal time series model for forecasting air quality index for ozone in Southern California, Environment Modeling and Assessment, 22, 175-182, 2017


     Kim, S.E., Tree-based Threshold Modeling for Short-term Forecast of Daily Maximum Ozone Level Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, 24, 19-28, 2010


     Kim, S.E., Multivariate Time Series Model for Pollutant Transport using Environmental Monitoring Data, American Journal of Mathematical and Management Sciences, 28(3 & 4), 433-456, 2008


     Kim, S.E. and Kumar, A., Accounting Seasonal Nonstationarity in Time Series Models for Short-term Ozone Level Forecasts, Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, 19 (4), 241-248, 2005


     Zakrzewska, J.M., Lopez, B., and Kim, S.E., Patients' reports of satisfaction following partial sensory rhizotomy and microvascular decompression for trigeminal neuralgia, Neurosurgery, 56,1304-1312, 2005


     Zakrzewska, J.M. and Kim, S.E.,Patient satisfaction after surgery for trigeminal neuralgia - development of a questionnaire, Acta Neurochirurgica, 147(9), 925-932, 2005


     Kong, Y, Freivalds, A. and Kim, S.E., Evaluation of hook handles in a pulling task, International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics, 11(3), 303-313, 2005


     Kim, S.E., Nonlinear Estimation for PM2.5 Transmission Effect, Environmetrics, 15, 369-380, 2004


     Kong, Y, Freivalds, A. and Kim, S.E., Evaluation of handles in a maximum gripping task, Ergonomics, 47(12), 1350-1364, 2004


     Zakrewska, J.M. and Kim, S.E., Microvascular decompression for trigeminal neuralgia- the patient¨s perspective, Cephalalgia, Blackwell Publishing, 23; p737, 2003


     Kim, S.E. and Kumar, A., Threshold Model for Ozone level Prediction in Cincinnati, Proceedings Ohio Air Pollutant Research Symposium, Toledo, OH, OS03-04, 2003


     Kim, S.E., Nonlinear Estimation for NOx Transmission Effect in Cincinnati, Proceedings Ohio Air Pollutant Research Symposium, Toledo, OH, OS02-06, 2002


     Kim, S.E., Spatial-Temporal Mobil Emission Estimation Using Traffic Volume Data, American Statistical Association Proceedings of the Environmental Statistics, 2001


     Kim, S.E. and Niemeier, D., A Weighted Autoregressive Model to Improve Mobile Emission Estimates for Locations with Spatial Dependence, Transportation Sciences, 35(4), 413-424, 2001


     Shumway, R. and Kim. S.E., Signal Detection and Estimation of Directional Parameters for Multiple Arrays, DTRA-TR-99-50, Defense Threat Reduction Agency, MS-62301, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060-6201, 2000


     Shumway, R., Kim, S.E., and Blandford, R., Nonlinear Estimation for Time Series Observed on Array, Asymptotics, Nonparametrics, and Time Series, Ch 7: 227-258, New York: Marcel Dekker: 1999


     Shumway, R. and Kim, S.E., Estimation and Location using Multiple Infrasound Arrays, Seismic Research Review, 21; 175-184, 1999


     Kim, S.E. and Niemeier, D., Estimation of Allocation Factors for Disaggregation of Travel Demand Model Volumes to Hourly Volumes for Highways in the South Coast Air Basin, Institute of Transportation Studies, Univ. of California, UCD-ITS-RR-99-12, 1999


     Shumway, R. and Kim, S.E.,Detection and Estimation on Small Infrasonic Arrays, Seismic Research Review, 20; 628-637, 1998


Papers Submitted and in progress

      Kim, S.E., Multivariate Time Series Regression: A case study for environmental monitoring data (in progress)

      Zakrewska, J.M. and Kim, S.E., Microvascular decompression for trigeminal neuralgia-the patient¨s perspective (in progress)



         Applied Statistics using S-PLUS: Short course, class notes, 91 pages, 2002 (available on-line)


         Nonlinear Detection And Estimation For Directional Stochastic Signals Observed On Arrays, Ph.D. Dissertation, University of California, 113 pages, 1998


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