Woong Shin

HPC Systems Engineer

Woong Shin (Ph.D.) is an HPC systems engineer and a computer scientist in the Analytics & AI Methods at Scale (AAIMS) Group at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). He is involved in R&D and engineering activities around designing and improving system software & system architectures for HPC systems. Currently he is working as the technical lead in developing and maintaining operational data analytics systems that provide near-real time and long term insights for the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility.

Woong started his career as a software engineer in the enterprise sector, working for Samsung & TmaxSoft (South Korea) in the business of developing monitoring systems and business intelligence systems. Later in career, he pursued academic training in system software, distributed systems, and computer architecture specialized in NVRAM based storage systems. He joined ORNL in 2017. He received his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering and computer science (M.S. and Ph.D. integrated course) in 2017 from Seoul National University, South Korea. He earned his B.S. in computer science in 2003 from Korea University, South Korea.