Yoo Min Park

Dr. Yoo Min Park

Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2019)

Office: AUST 437

Office phone: 860-486-1769


Personal Website

Research Interests:

  • Environmental Health/Exposure
  • Health Disparities
  •  GIS and Geospatial Data Analytics
  •  Mobile Sensors for Participatory Monitoring

UConn Geography Research Clusters:

Spatial Analysis of Social Issues

Geographic Information Science and Systems



GEOG 1000: Introduction to Geography

Selected Publications

  • Park, Y.M., Chavez, D., Sousan, S., Figueroa-Bernal, N., Alvarez, J.R., Rocha-Peralta, J. (2023). Personal Exposure Monitoring Using GPS-Enabled Portable Air Pollution Sensors: A Strategy to Promote Citizen Awareness and Behavioral Changes Regarding Indoor and Outdoor Air Pollution. Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology, 33(3), 347-357.
  • Park, Y.M. (2022). A GPS-Enabled Portable Air Pollution Sensor and Web-Mapping Technologies for Field-Based Learning in Health Geography. Journal of Geography in Higher Education, 46(2), 241-261.
  • Park, Y.M. (2020). Assessing Personal Exposure to Traffic-Related Air Pollution Using Individual Travel-Activity Diary Data and an On-Road Source Air Dispersion Model. Health & Place, 63: 102351.
  • Park, Y.M. & Kwan, M.-P. (2018). Beyond Residential Segregation: A Spatiotemporal Approach to Examining Multi-Contextual Segregation. Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, 71, 98-108.
  • Park, Y.M. & Kwan, M.-P. (2017). Individual Exposure Estimates May Be Erroneous When Spatiotemporal Variability of Air Pollution and Human Mobility Are Ignored. Health & Place, 43, 85-94.