Professor Park Jin-ah gave keynote lecture at the ..
Professor Park Jin-ah of the School of Computing, KAIST, gave a keynote lecture on the topic of “Hippocampal Morphology Study based on Progressive Template Deformable Model” at International Conference on Medical Imaging and Case Reports 2018 held on October 26-28 in Baltimore, U.S. The event involved 70 people from 48 institutions in 23 countries. The event was invited by many researcher who are influential in medical images and clinical including Dr. Marth Shenton from Harvard Medical School, Professor Polina Golland of MIT, Michael Miller and Professor Jeffery Siewerdwen of Johns Hopkins University...Read more
Junior high school students in Daejeon visited thr..
30 students from Munjeong Middle School math and science club and 25 students from Chungnam Girls' Middle School science club visited School of Computing through the Science and Exploration Laboratory University Visit Program organized by the Korea Women's Science and Technology Association (KWSE) on October 11 and 12. Students who visited this program listened to a seminar on the latest virtual reality technology (Professor Park Jin-ah) with the introduction of the School of Computing and had a mentoring session with college students....Read more
Dr. Shin Yoo of School of KAIST identified as one ..
Dr. Shin Yoo from School of Computing, KAIST, has been identified as one of the top 15 most impactful early career researcher in software engineering by a bibliographic study published at Journal of Systems and Software in October 2018 (Karanatsiou et al., https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2018.10.029). The result is based on analysis of 14,456 papers as well as their citation counts published at top journals and conferences between 2010 and 2017....Read more
Pacific Graphics 2018 Best Paper Honorable Mention..
The following paper, collaborated between Prof. Sung-eui Yoon and Prof. Moon (GIST), received Best Paper Honorable Mention award at Pacific Graphics 2018. Feature Generation for Adaptive Gradient-Domain Path Tracing https://cglab.gist.ac.kr/publications/2018_Feature_Generation_for_Adaptive_Gradient-Domain_Path_Tracing.html This paper proposed a theoretical approach of computing ideal features and showed its practical benefits for gradient-domain Monte Carlo rendering methods. Interestingly, Prof. Yoon presented a paper 9 years ago at the same conference that received the Distinguished paper award. https://sglab.kaist.ac.kr/HPCCD/...Read more
Intelligent Service Integration (ISI) Laboratory o..
Intelligent Service Integration (ISI) Laboratory of KAIST School of Computing(Prof. Han Dongsoo) has decided to carry out the international academic project for the development of Global Indoor Positioning System with Global H Company. Global H will support KAIST ＄ 400,000 for the project, which will be accompanied by technology transfer. The ISI Lab, which developed the KAIST Indoor Positioning System (KAILOS) in 2014 and released to the public, has recently developed a crowd sourcing AI technique that automatically labels the location of wireless signals acquired from unspecified number of smartphone users. In this joint international project, KAIST will upgrade location labeling AI technique using crowdsourcing to commercialization level. If the project is successfully performed, H Company is expected to install the system developed by KAIST its products and commercialize it. Professor Han Dongsoo, who will lead the international industry project with H company to be conducted over the next year, said, "It is a pity that the technology developed by KAIST will be commercialized through overseas companies before the domestic companies. The result is that domestic regulations on location services are too strict. " Professor Han Dongsoo said, "It is significant that a global company recognized the technology developed by KAIST and commissioned an industrial project for commercialization. Technology continues to decline and disappear if not developed. We will continue to expand international industry-academia cooperation in the field of indoor location recognition in the future. "...Read more
Prof. Yoon released a book on rendering that is fr..
Prof. Yoon released a book on rendering that is freely available on the web. https://sglab.kaist.ac.kr/~sungeui/render/ This book contains two parts of rasterization and ray tracing, which are two main building blocks of many advanced rendering techniques. This book will be used for some of graphics related courses at KAIST. Some parts of this book have been already used as lecture materials in some of universities in Korea....Read more
Professor Kim Kwang-Jo, publication on network int..
Kim Kwang, professor of KAIST (President: Sang Chul Shin) Graduate School of Computing and Information Security Graduate School, along with Muhamad Erza Aminanto and Dr. Harry Chandra Tanuwidjaja, Ph.D. students from Indonesia, wrote an English book called “Network Intrusion Detection using Deep Learning : A Feature Learning Approach” (in the aspected of network intrusion detection using features of deep learning) which supported by IITP’s project on “Communication Technology Research using Bio-inspired Algorithm” from April 2018 to February 2018. He has published this in one of the cyber security systems and networking series at Springer, a prominent publisher in Germany. This book introduces various methods of intrusion detection system using deep learning, which is artificial intelligence technique and widely used in computer vision, natural language processing, image processing, etc., and described an intrusion detection technique which extracts and learns the features of intrusion traffic with very high scan rate (99.918％) and low false positives (0.012％) compared to existing skills. Annexes include technical trends on artificial intelligence techniques for detecting malicious codes. This book will serve as a good guide for undergraduate and graduate students, R & D personnel in providing practical knowledge of establishing cyber security systems regarding graft artificial intelligence onto cyber security. 참조: https://www.springer.com/gp/book/9789811314438...Read more
Professor Kim Mun-joo of School of Computing invit..
Professor Kim Mun-joo of KAIST's School of Computing was invited as a keynote speaker of the 15th Intl. Conf. on Formal Aspects of Component Software (FACS) which will be held on October 10-12, 2018 with Professor Edward Lee of UC Berkeley and Professor Gigore Rosu of UIUC.http://sevlab.postech.ac.kr/facs18/invited-speakers/ Keynote Title: Lessons Learned from Automated Analysis of Industrial SW for 15 Years...Read more
Professor Hwang Sung-joo, selected as the winner i..
Professor Hwang Sung-joo of School of Computing was selected as the winner in the Google AI Intensive Research Awards program announced on September 13th through Google Korea blog. related article: https://korea.googleblog.com/2018/09/googleaifocusedresearchawardsprogram.html...Read more
“The Next Big Thing ： Exploring Block Chain from C..
The Tech Forum held at the KAIST Academic Cultural Center on September 7, 2018 entitled "The Next Big Thing: Exploring Block Chain Technology from Computer Science" hosted by the KAIST School of Computing and runned by the Korean Women's Science and Technology Association. Professor Ryu Seok-young of School of Computing and Graduate School of Information Security and Professor Kim Yong-Dae of the Department of Electricity and Electronic Engineering held this forum sponsored by KAIST Cyber Security Research Center. Students who study block chain in various schools such as Seoul National University, Sogang University, Sungkyunkwan University, Yonsei University, Korea University, Catholic University, Chungang University, Soongsil University, and 130 people who develop block chained technology such as Ground X, Hashid, Bon Angels and Balance Hero participated in the exhibition including members of KAIST. https://blockinpress.com/archives/8822 https://blockinpress.com/archives/8845 https://outstanding.kr/discussion/?action=readpost&post_id=418596...Read more
Dr. Hoon Sung Chwa, a Ph.D. joined DGIST as an ass..
As of August 6, Dr. Hoon Sung Chwa (Advisor: Insik Shin) joined DGIST as an assistant professor. Professor Chwa received the BS, MS, and PhD degrees from KAIST, Daejeon, Korea, all in Computer Science, in 2009, 2011, and 2016, respectively. His PhD thesis deals with the topic of advancing multi-core scheduling for real-time embedded systems. Prior to joining DGIST, he worked as a research fellow at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, from October 2016 to July 2018. His research interests include system design and analysis with timing guarantees and resource management in real-time embedded systems and cyber-physical systems. He published more than 15 international journals/conferences, including top conferences in the field of real-time systems (e.g., IEEE RTSS, IEEE RTAS, ACM EMSOFT, etc). He won two best paper awards from IEEE RTSS in 2012 and from IEEE CPSNA in 2014....Read more
Dr. Lee Young Ki, appointed as an assistant profes..
Dr. Lee Young-ki (advisor: Song Jun-hwa) from our School of Computing was appointed as assistant professor of computer science at Seoul National University in September, 2018. Dr. Lee Young-gi graduated from our undergraduate master's doctoral program. Since 2013, he has been a professor at the University of Singapore Business School and was appointed to the Computer Engineering Department of Seoul National University in this September. Professor Lee doing research in mobile and ubiquitous systems, OS support for mobile / IoT / wearable devices, large-scale data analytics and experimentation platforms, and computational social sciences and has published many papers on ACM MobiSys, ACM SenSys, ACM / IEEE IPSN, ACM UbiComp, ACM CSCW and ACM CHI, the top academic colloquium in related field. He is active in the academic program committee and organizing committee and also co-chair of the ACM UbiComp program in 2018....Read more
KAIST developed watermarking technology based on a..
Related articles "KAIST, Artificial Neural Network based watermarking technology development" of Professor Lee Heung-kyu of School of Computing http://www.irobotnews.com/news/articleView.html?idxno=14980 http://news.mt.co.kr/mtview.php?no=2018091114354893731...Read more
Professor Choi Key-Sun fixed incorporation COLING ..
Professor Choi Key-Sun, head of bidding committee for International Conference on Computational Linguistics(COLING), participated in the presentation of the ICCL Steering Committee held in Santa Fe, New Mexico from 20th to 26th August, and confirmed the 29th COLING in Gyeongju, Korea in 2022. Computational linguistics is a core area of the Fourth Industrial Revolution that completes artificial intelligence as an integrated field of computer science and linguistics that allows machines to understand and respond to human speech and writing. COLING is a global conference on computerized languages with over 1200 participants from 50 countries every two years. It has been held tying the authoritative ACL (The Association for Computational Linguistics) and the International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC) in the field of computational linguistics. The Main Conference has about 1,000 papers submitted, about 300 of which are presented. The main conference includes demo sessions, tutorials, and more than 10 workshops. COLING 2022 is expected to be held for about one week starting from Hangul Day on Oct. 9, 2022. It is expected to contribute greatly to the development of computer language related industries and human resources development. It will be able to show the status and leadership of computer linguistics in Korea....Read more
Professor Park Jin-Ah appointed as Non-standing Di..
On September 5, Park Jin-Ah, a professor of School of Computing, was appointed as a non-standing director of the National Science and Technology Research Council (NST). The Board of Directors is the highest decision-making body for research meetings and performance management, and is a body for deliberating and resolving major issues of research associations and jurisdictional institutions. It is composed of existing directors with 5 ministers and directors recommended by industry-academic research institutes and appointed by the Ministry of Science and ICT....Read more
Professor Lee Dong Man and Professor Shin In Shink..
The research of Professor Lee Dong-Man and Shin In-Shink has been published in Breakthroughs, an English research web site of the College of Engineering. Professor Lee Dong-Man ＊ Title : Discovering polymorphic urban characteristics from social media ＊ Link : http://breakthroughs.kaist.ac.kr/?post_no=1203 Professor Shin In Shink ＊ Title : Mobile plus: multi-device mobile SW platform for transparent cross-device functionality sharing ＊ Link : http://breakthroughs.kaist.ac.kr/?post_no=1201...Read more
Dr. Hong Seok-in, Assistant professor at Kyungpook..
Hong Seok-In (advisor: Soon-Tae Kim), a graduate of KAIST's School of Computing, was appointed as an assistant professor of computer science at Kyungbook National University. After graduating, he worked as a senior researcher at Samsung Electronics and worked on DRAM design. After that, he worked as a postdoctoral researcher at IBM TJ Watson Research Center and conducted research on low power memory system, near-data processing, and secure processor architecture . https://sites.google.com/view/seokinhong/...Read more
Professor Kwon Young-jin is newly appointed
Professor Kwon Young-jin has come to our School of Computing on August 27, 2018. Professor Kwon Young-jin received his Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin in 2018, and majored in Operating systems and System security. https://cs.kaist.ac.kr/people/view?idx=582&kind=faculty&menu=160 We sincerely congratulate you on your appointmen...Read more
The 7th OKBQA event held
The 7th Open Knowledge Base and Question Answering (OKBQA-7), where Professor Choi Ki-Sun of KAIST School of Computing is the General Chair, was held at the E3-1 Building of KAIST School of Computing from Aug. 7th to 10th, 2018. OKBQA-7 Hackathon, which is a place where experts, researchers and students gather in various fields with a total of 5 themes from August 7th to 8th. Topics like OKBQA Platform, Dialog Corpus, Multi -Modal Character Identification, Knowledge Base Population, and Free topics for joint research was actively discussed and brainstormed. On August 9th of this event, we conducted the OKBQA-7 tutorial program DeepLearningQA 2018 Tutorial. Yuta Nakashima, Andre Freitas, and Mikhail Burtsev, the top experts in each field, gave a lecture on topics such as Video Summarization, Open Information Extraction, and Deep Pavlov. On August 10, the last day of the event, OKBQA-7 Hackathon's achievements were summarized, and the OKBQA-7 Workshop program, a forum for future developments, new research topics, and free discussions on various consortia, was conducted. About 30 experts, researchers and students participated in the event. About 70 experts, researchers and students participated in the tutorial program....Read more
Professor Hong Jeong-gyu Assistant professor at Ye..
Hong Jeong-kyu (Advisor: Kim Soon-tae), a graduate of KAIST's School of Computing, was appointed as an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Engineering at Yeungnam University. Dr. Hong has worked as a postdoctoral researcher in the embedded computing laboratory for one year after his doctoral degree and has conducted research on reliability and low power memory systems....Read more
Professor of Yoon Sung-ui selected as ACM Senior M..
Professor Yoon Sung-ui was selected as an ACM Senior Member in June 2018. The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) was established in 1947 and is the world's first association of academics and academics in the field of computer science. As of 2007, there are about 83,000 members worldwide. ACM members who have demonstrated technical leadership for more than 10 years have been selected as senior members. Professor Yoon Sung-ui, who was selected as a senior member of ACM, won the test-of-time 2006 and the best paper award at the High Performance Graphics Society in 2015, was ACM Interactive 3D Graphics and Games (I3D) Co-President and Program Chair from 2012 to 2013, and held various tutorials in related research fields at IEEE and ACM conferences. So far, about 70 outstanding papers and high h-index have been recognized....Read more
Professor Kang Sungwon＇s book ˝Systematic software..
Book of Professor Kang Sung Won of the School of Computing, "Development of a Systematic Software Product Line" (published by Hongneung Science Publishing Co., June, 2017, p. 475) was selected as the best academic book of the Korean Academy of Science in 2018. The Ministry of Education and the Republic of Korea Academy constituted an examination committee composed of 106 academic members and scholarship experts, conducted a multi-stage examination over a period of two months and selected a total of 285 books including humanities, social sciences, Korean studies, natural sciences. Selected books are distributed to university libraries nationwide in order to share excellent research results in the field of basic science. "Systematic Software Product Line Development" is the first Korean academic research work in the field of software product line. It sets out the fundamental principles of software product line development in a coherent and comprehensive way that goes beyond existing international literature and shows the working of these principles through case studies....Read more
Establishment of smart science museum exhibition r..
Establishment of smart science museum exhibition research group to improve exhibitions of the 4th industrial revolution era (Development of exhibition service technology that combines indoor location recognition technology with AR / VR, IoT, AI technology) The exhibition guidance for the science museum is expected to be renewed. KAIST (President, Shin Sung-chul) and the National Science Museum (President, Bae Tae-min) will showcase the smart science museum exhibition group that develops a system that guides the exhibition hall of science museum by linking indoor technology and key technologies of the fourth industrial revolution such as AR / VR and IoT Was launched. The research institute has nine universities including KAIST(School of Computing : Han Dong-su, Park Jin-a, Department of Industrial Design : Lee Ki-hyuk), Yonsei University, HanYang University and six research institutes including Electronic Component Research Institute and National Center for Science and Technology., A total of 15 tasks will be undertaken. From the second half of 2018 to 2022, about 13 billion won of government budget will be spent for four years. There have been many difficulties due to the lack of qualified and professional exhibition guides. The efficiency of exhibition guidance using smart phones was also slow. When the indoor location-based exhibition guidance system that the research team is aiming at is launched, visitors can receive exhibition information service through various methods including AR / VR technique depending on the location. Specifically, a service similar to the explanation of the exhibition guide will be provided through a smart phone. They will also apply living-wrapping techniques, which will be used to improve the exhibition, by conveying various feedbacks from spectators to the science museum immediately. The indoor location will utilize the KAIST Indoor Locating System (KAILOS), an indoor location recognition system developed by KAIST for a long time. Bae Jeong-Hoe of the National Science Museum said "Every year hundreds of thousands of young people visit the science museum. We should show them various examples of science contributing to the development of our society through exhibitions and instill dreams and inspiration through science. That is reason why the exhibition of science museum should be changed and developed in accordance with the 4th industrial revolution era. The exhibition should be changed in conjunction with the core technology of the 4th industrial revolution and the exhibition guidance should be made using the latest IT technology.”. Professor Han Dongsoo, the chair of the research group, said, "We will systematically organize the science museum display technology and exhibition contents into a smart science museum display platform, which will make the exhibition information system more flexible and easier to expand. AR/VR technology and indoor location recognition technology will be used in the exhibition guide.” The exhibition guidance system developed by the research team will be applied first to the National Science Museum and gradually expanded to 167 science museums across the country. It will be applied to museums and art museums in each district that show exhibits like a science museum. [그림] 주요 서비스...Read more
Ph.D student Han Young-hoon attended as the studen..
Ph.D student Han Young-hoon (Advisor : Professor Kang Sung Won) attended at the 1st Annual Meeting of the National Science and Technology Advisory Council held at the Blue House on July 26 (Thursday) as the student delegation. At the meeting presided by the chair of the National Science and Technology Advisory Council, the President Moon Jae-In held discussions on 1) National R & D Innovations 2) Strengthening the rights and interests of university researchers and improving research conditions. Prior to the conference, a preliminary ceremony for the growth of young scientists was held with the president of the university, the president of the university, and student representatives....Read more
Selected as the best paper of KCC 2018
The papers presented at the Korea Computer Congress 2018 at the Jeju International Convention Center (ICC JEJU) from June 20 to 22, 2018 was selected as the Excellence paper. Those are listed on the bottom. [Artificial Intelligence] Detecting Rumors, Fake News, and Propaganda on Sina Weibo with Classifier based on Random Forest , Choe Jung, Cha Mi Young, Lee Won Jae (KAIST) Speech/Music Pitch Classification Based on Bidirectional LSTM with Probabilistic Attention, Kim, Han - Gyu (KAIST), Jang Gil Jin (Kyungbook National University), Park Jung Sik (Hankuk University of Foreign Studies), Oh Young Whan · Choi Ho Jin (KAIST) [Computer Graphics and Interaction] Lipid Droplet Tracking Method using Optical Flow in 3D Cell Image Data Jihoon Cho·Jinah Park(KAIST)...Read more
Attracted research foundation Leading Research Cen..
MARS (Massive, Automated, Reliable, Secure) Artificial Intelligence Integrated Research Center which Professor Oh Hye-yun of School of computing is in charge of was selected as a new project of Leading Research Center(ERC) by National Research Foundation of Korea and from 2018 to 2023, a total of 987.5 billion won will be received. The MARS Center aims to develop AI technology that can be applied directly to the real world, taking into account not only AI algorithms, but also the operating environment and infrastructure systems. The MARS Center will be attended by KAIST's School of Electronic Engineering, Seoul National University, and Sungkyunkwan University in addition to Professor Oh Hyeon-Yeon, Shin In Shink, Yoo Shin, Yang Eunho, Yang HongSeok and Hwang Sung Joo. Research Foundation Notice Link: http://nrf.re.kr/biz/notice/view?nts_no=106413&menu_no=44&biz_no=&search_type=&search_keyword=&...Read more
Software verification work with AI ... Co-develope..
This is a press release on the successful results of Concolic testing industry-academia research conducted jointly by Professor Kim, Moon-joo's team of our computer science department and Hyundai Mobis until 2017.10-2018.07 Dong-a : http://news.donga.com/list/3/08/20180722/91167931/1 YonhapNews : http://m.yna.co.kr/kr/contents/?cid=AKR20180720158800003&mobile BusinessPost : http://m.businesspost.co.kr/BP?command=mobile_view&num=89839§ion=4...Read more
Kim Bum Joon master’s course student of KAIST＇s co..
KAIST Professor Kang Sung-Won's master's course Kim Bum-jun (2nd from left) was awarded the Minister’s Award of Science and ICT(Best Implementation of innovative technology) at the '2018 Global Entrepreneurship Korea Camp' on June 27-29 which was hosted by Ministry of Science and ICT and runned by ITRC. As a result, Kim will participate in the "2018 ICT Research Center Entrepreneurship Overseas Education Program" held in Silicon Valley, USA from August 20 for 12 days, together with the joint winners....Read more
Honorary Professor Hwang Kyoung-Young appointed as..
Professor Emeritus Hwang Kyoung-Young of our school of computing was appointed as a member of The National Academy of Sciences, Republic of Korea for the first time in the computer field. The National Academy of Sciences, Republic of Korea is the most authoritative academic institution in Korea. If the academic group in the field recommends a prominent and authoritative scholar, throughout the examination of the judging committee and the approval of the general assembly the member is finally selected. The term of a member is life expectancy. There are 75 in humanities and social science departments and 75 in natural science departments....Read more
Professor Ryu Deok-san appointed as an assistant p..
Graduated from the School of Computing, Professor Ryu Duksan (Professor Baek Jongmun) was appointed as an assistant professor of software engineering at Chonbuk National University. After graduating, Dr. Ryu Duksan worked as a research assistant professor for two years at our department. During his undergraduate degree, Dr. Ryu Duksan received a Ph.D fellowship from Naver studying software defect prediction and the Best Paper Award from the School of Computing. After his graduation, he taught programming fundamentals and data structure theory in our school....Read more
Won Grand Prize and Special Prize in 9th TOPCIT Re..
In the "9th TOPCIT Regular Evaluation" conducted by Ministry of Science and ICT and Institute for Information&communications Technology Promotion(IITP) on May 19 (Sat), Ryu Hyung-Wook(Advisor: Choi Sung Hee) and Kwon Oh-chan(Advisor : Choi Gwang Mu), students in master’s course, won Grand Prize (Minister of Science and ICT) and Special Prize (Navy Chief of Staff Award). The awards ceremony will be held on July 13, 2018 (Friday), at the Sheraton Seoul Palace Gangnam Royal Ballroom (1st floor). TOPCIT is a system that diagnoses and evaluates the basic core knowledge, skills and attitudes required for ICT industry participants and SW developers to understand business and resolve tasks according to their needs and perform their business successfully....Read more
Prof. Byunghoon Kang and his team is awarded a res..
ONR (Office of Naval Research, Department of Defense, USA) decided to support Prof. Byunghoon Kang's project "Towards Dialects Computing in Network and System Protocols". The research team consists of Prof. Byunghoon Kang, postdoctoral researchers Dr. JinSoo Jang and Dr. Hojoon Lee, and 10 Ph.D./Master candidates. They will conduct a study on blocking various attacks exploiting a formal protocol by polymorphizing existing network and system protocols. The research period will be three years (September 2018 - August 2021), and a total of 1.5 billion won (＄ 1,366,665) will be granted. Cases where the US Department of Defense directly supports overseas universities are unusual, suggesting recognition of the excellence of the team’s information protection research capacity....Read more
Prof. Sung Hyon Myaeng is appointed chairman of Na..
Prof. Sung-Hyun Myaeng, a faculty member in the School of Computing, has been appointed as the chairman of Naver’s News Algorithm Review Board. An article in Korean is available at the following: http://www.sedaily.com/NewsView/1RZQEXR6EF...Read more
A technology that can detect clickbait news from t..
The article is about the development of 'Clickbait news detection software' by alumni of the Web Science Graduate School, Dr. Gun-Woo Park (advisor: Meeyoung Cha), and undergraduate student Tae-gyun Kim. An article in Korean is available at the following: http://news.joins.com/article/22600687...Read more
HCI＠KAIST Research Society, Various activities at ..
Researchers from HCI＠KAIST, an in-school community of human-computer interaction researchers at the KAIST School of Computing, showed active participation at the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2018). Currently, about 20 laboratories from four departments are participating. The CHI 2018 Conference held in Montreal, Canada from April 21 to 26, 2018, attracted more than 3,000 researchers from around the world and published over 600 papers. The HCI ＠ KAIST research society has published 19 papers, ranking KAIST among the world’s top 10 institutions in terms of the number of papers. Prof. Juho Kim of our faculty published seven papers in total and ranked 4th among global researchers based on the number of papers. Also, HCI＠KAIST held an annual KAIST Night event on the evening of April 25. KAIST Night aims to expand the network of international HCI researchers, promote international research collaboration, attract excellent faculty to HCI, and expand student internship opportunities. The KAIST School of Computing, Department of Industrial Design, and Golfzon sponsored this year's event. A total of more than 250 researchers from more than 60 institutions worldwide, including MIT, CMU, and Stanford University, as well as corporate HCI researchers from Google, Facebook, and Adobe, attended the event. A summary of the activities of HCI＠KAIST at CHI 2018 can be found on the following website: https://sites.google.com/site/hcikaist/workshop/chi2018...Read more
Prof. Juho Kim and his team received Honorable Men..
Prof. Juho Kim of the KAIST School of Computing received an Honorable Mention Award at the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2018) held in Montreal, Canada, on April 21-26. The CHI conference is the premier conference in the field of Human-Computer Interaction, and only the top 5％ of all papers receive the Honorable Mention Award. The study was a result of international cooperation with Ching Liu, a master's student from Taiwan’s National Tsing Hua University and also an exchange student at KAIST, and Prof. Hao-Chuan Wang from UC Davis. In the paper titled ”ConceptScape: Collaborative Concept Mapping for Video Learning”, they introduce a system that helps learners who watch lecture videos in an online education environment work together to create a concept map. Through the generated concept map learners can more easily explore and understand the contents of the lecture. paper link: https://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=3173961 more: https://kixlab.org/publications/...Read more
Emeritus Prof. Jin Hyung Kim won technology sector..
On April 12, Prof. Jin Hyung Kim, an Emeritus Professor at the School of Computing, was selected as a winner of the technology sector of "The 21st Century Grand Prize." "The 21st Century Grand Prize" was established by NIMA (New Industry Management Academy) in commemoration of the founding of "21st-century executive club" in 1986. It is regarded as a "Nobel Prize in Business" to honor business executives who contributed to the development of Korean industry....Read more
Prof. Jong Cheol Park＇s lab has been selected as S..
The Korean Ministry of Science and ICT and IITP selected Prof. Jong Cheol Park's laboratory as a SW Star Lab of intelligent software on April 20, 2018. The selected "SW Star Lab" is among a total of five laboratories in four universities: Seoul National University, POSTECH, Chung Ang University, and KAIST. There are two laboratories in the field of intelligent SW, and one for each area of distributed computing, algorithms, and UI/UX. The selected lab will receive project funding of up to 300 million won per year for up to eight years and is encouraged to develop a world-class research agenda through open software. Prof. Jong Cheol Park's lab will work on a research program on the development of software for automatically predicting the reliability distribution of given documents/dialogues, consisting of five modules: data collection, automatic collection of evidence, document/conversation reliability enhancement, document/conversation reliability distribution prediction, and linguistic analysis....Read more
Dr. Jongmin Lee joined Wonkwang University as an a..
Dr. Jongmin Lee (advisor: Prof. Soontae Kim), an alumnus of the School of Computing, has been appointed as an assistant professor at Wonkwang University's Department of Computer Engineering. Dr. Jongmin Lee has three years of experience at Samsung Electronics as a Senior Researcher. Dr. Lee studied low-power computer architecture during his Ph.D. degree. After graduation, he developed tools related to DRAM design and testing at Samsung Electronics....Read more
Dr. Duksu Kim, a Ph.D. graduate at 2014, joined KO..
Under the supervision of Prof. Sung-eui Yoon, Dr. Duksu Kim mainly researched utilizing CPUs and GPUs together, otherwise known as heterogeneous parallel computing, and joined KISTI as a researcher before moving to moving to academia. More information on his research can be found :https://sglab.kaist.ac.kr/bluekds/...Read more