Sungbum Jun, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Dongguk University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Email: sbjun At dgu.ac.kr
Link: Google Scholar, ResearchGate, LinkedIn
Machine-Learning-based Scheduling and Vehicle Routing
Material Handling with Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs)
Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA, 2020
Thesis: Scheduling and Control with Machine Learning in Manufacturing Systems (Advisor: Dr. Seokcheon Lee)
M.S. in Industrial Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, 2014
Thesis: A hybrid algorithm for production scheduling under Make-to-Order environment: a case study from the transformer industry (Advisor: Dr. Jinwoo Park)
B.S. in Industrial Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, 2012
Wang, D., Kerh, R., Jun, S., Lee, S., Mayega, R., Ssentongo, J., Oumer, A., Haque, M., Brunese, P. & Yih, Y. (2022). Demand sensing and digital tracking for maternal child health (MCH) in Uganda: a pilot study for ‘E+TRA Health’. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 22, 239.
Jun, S. & Lee, S. (2022). Evolutionary Neural Network for Learning of Scalable Heuristics for Pickup and Delivery Problems with Time Windows. Computers & Industrial Engineering, 169, 108282.
Jun, S., Choi, C., & Lee, S. (2022). Scheduling of autonomous mobile robots with conflict-free routes utilising contextual-bandit-based local search. International Journal of Production Research, 60(13), 4090-4116.
Jun, S. & Lee, S. (2021). Learning dispatching rules for single machine scheduling with dynamic arrivals based on decision trees and feature construction. International Journal of Production Research, 59(9), 2838-2856.
Jun, S., Lee, S., & Yih, Y. (2021). Pickup and delivery problem with recharging for material handling systems utilising autonomous mobile robots. European Journal of Operational Research, 289(3), 1153-1168.
Jun, J. H., Chang, T. W., & Jun, S. (2020). Quality Prediction and Yield Improvement in Process Manufacturing Based on Data Analytics. Processes, 8(9), 1068.
Jun, S., Lee, S., & Chun, H. (2019). Learning dispatching rules using random forest in flexible job shop scheduling problems. International Journal of Production Research, 57(10), 3290-3310.
Jun, S., Chang, T. W., & Yoon, H. J. (2018). Placing Visual Sensors Using Heuristic Algorithms for Bridge Surveillance. Applied Sciences, 8(1), 70.
Jun, S., Chang, T. W., Jeong, H., & Lee, S. (2017). Camera Placement in Smart Cities for Maximizing Weighted Coverage With Budget Limit. IEEE Sensors Journal, 17(23), 7694-7703.
Lee, J., Jun, S., Chang, T. W., & Park, J. (2017). A Smartness Assessment Framework for Smart Factories Using Analytic Network Process. Sustainability, 9(5), 794.
Jun, S., & Park, J. (2015). A hybrid genetic algorithm for the hybrid flow shop scheduling problem with nighttime work and simultaneous work constraints: A case study from the transformer industry. Expert Systems with Applications, 42(15-16), 6196-6204.
Jun, S., Lee, D., & Park, J. (2013). Determining business models in bottom-of-the-pyramid markets. Industrial Management & Data Systems, 113(7), 8-8.
Jeong, H.Y., Song, B., Jun, S. & Lee, S. (2019). Movable Unmanned Aerial System: Optimization of System, Resource Design and Drone Routing. Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on Production Research. (First runner up for ICPR 2019 Best Paper)
Hwang, G., Han, S., Jun, S. & Park, J. (2014). Operational Performance Metrics in Manufacturing Process: Based on SCOR Model and RFID Technology. International Journal of Innovation, Management and Technology 5(1), 50-55.
Coulet, L., Jun, S. & Park, J. (2013). Development of a Strategic Model for Freight Transportation with a Case Study of the Far East. Advances in Production Management Systems 2013.
Lee, C. & Jun, S. (2023). Feature Extraction with Genetic Programming for Root Cause Identification in Manufacturing with Interpretable Machine Learning. Manuscript submitted for publication.
Jun, S., Song, B. & Lee, S. (2022). Vehicle Routing Problem with Simultaneous Deliveries and Pickups with Cooperation of UAVs and Ground Vehicles for Humanitarian Operation. Manuscript submitted for publication.
Principal Investigator (PI)
Scheduling with Context-aware Reinforcement Learning Project, 2021.6-2022.5VMS Solutions, Republic of Korea
Reinforcement learning applications for scheduling
Basic Science Research Program, 2021.3-2024.2National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF), Republic of Korea
Interpretable machine learning applications for scheduling
Development of AI-Integrated End-to-End Reconfigurable GVC Collaboration System, 2022.4-2024.12
- Ministry of Science and ICT, Republic of Korea
Designing a robust value chain with simulation in automotive industry
Development of Smart Factory Education Program, 2021.5-Kia Motors, Korea Productivity Center, Republic of Korea
Designing scheduling and planning courses for practitioners in automotive industry
Research Assistant (RA)
Grand Challenges Explorations (Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation) Project, 2017.12-2018.12Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
Developed a health-care management system in Uganda.
Smartness Assessment for Small and Medium-sized Factories Project, 2016.2-2016.7Korea Productivity Center, Seoul, South Korea
Developed a framework for assessing smartness of small and medium-sized factories in Korea and a certification system for smart factory.
Re-configurable Manufacturing Cell (RMC) Scheduling Project, 2012.9-2014.5Doosan Infracore, Changwon, South Korea
Developed efficient scheduling algorithms for RMC and a simulator.
Mid- and Long-term Production Planning for a Transformer Factory Project, 2013.3-2014.2Hyundai Heavy Industries, Ulsan, South Korea
Developed a scheduling algorithm for medium- and long-term production planning in an industrial transformer factory.
Adventure Design (ISE2022)
Production and Operations Management (ISE4002)
Information Systems and Integration (ISE4032)
Engineering Economics (PRI4041)
Introduction of Optimization (ISE7059)
Non-linear Optimization (ISE7057)
Special Topics on Big Data and Artificial Intelligence (FIB7029)
IoT and Smart Service (FIB7015)
Special Topics on Smart Factory (ISE7058)
Purdue University - Teaching Assistant
Integrated Production Systems II (IE484), Purdue University
Systems Simulation (IE580), Purdue University
Seoul National University - Teaching Assistant
Theory of Scheduling (406.653), Seoul National University
Computer Integrated Manufacturing Systems (406.416), Seoul National University
Work System Design (406.211), Seoul National University
Jun, S. (2021). Solving Pickup and Delivery Problems with Soft Time Windows for Autonomous Robots. INFORMS Annual Meeting 2021.
Jun, S. & Lee, S. (2019). Learning Dispatching Rules from Optimal Schedules for Single Machine Scheduling Problems. INFORMS Annual Meeting 2019.
Jun, S. & Lee, S. (2019). Learning dispatching rules using random forest in flexible job shops. IISE Annual Conference.
Jun, S. & Lee, S. (2018). Design of a production logistics model with UAVs and AGVs. DSI 2018 Conference.
Jun, S. & Lee, S. (2018). Mathematical models and constraint programming for flexible job shop scheduling problem. IISE Annual Conference.
Jun, S. (2021). Interpretable Machine Learning Applications in Manufacturing. Society for e-Business Studies, Gangneung, Korea
Jun, S. (2021). Machine Learning Applications for Semiconductor Manufacturing. Korean Institute of Industrial Engineers, Jeju, Korea
Jun, S. (2020). Evolutionary Neural Network for Learning of Scalable Heuristics for Pickup and Delivery Problems with Time Windows. Korean Operations Research and Management Science Society, Seoul, Korea
Song, B. & Jun, S. (2019). Efficient cooperation of aerial and general vehicles for disaster management. Korean Society of Supply Chain Management, Seoul, Korea
Jun, S. (2021). International lecture in engineering. Logistics for care systems in pandemic times - Applications of Interpretable Machine Learning. Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá, Columbia
Summer Intern, VMS Global Inc., Manassas, VA, USA
Awards & Scholarships
Best Teaching Professor, Dongguk University, 2022
Best Teaching Professor, Dongguk University, 2021
Global Good by Intellectual Ventures Award in Purdue Engineering I2D Exposition, Purdue University, 2018
First Runner Up Paper Award, ICPR 2019, Chicago, IL, 2019
Summer Research Grant, Purdue University, 2018, 2019, 2020
Awarded as an outstanding PhD student who held Teaching Assistantships