CV

[Education & Career]

  • Jun 2014 ~ Present: Post-doctoral researcher, Personal Robotics Lab., Imperial College London, London, UK.
  • Jun 2013 ~ May 2014: Post-doctoral researcher, Imperial Computer Vision and Learning Lab., Imperial College London, London, UK.
  • Mar 2006 ~ Feb 2013: Ph.D in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea.
  • Mar 2001 ~ Feb 2006: B.S. in School of Electrical Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea.
  • Mar 1998 ~ Feb 2001: Taejeon Science High School, Daejeon, Korea.

[Awards and Honours]

  • June 2013 – CVPR Workshop on Mobile Vision Best Paper Award
  • June 2012 – CVPR Doctoral Consortium
  • May 2012 – SNU BK21 Information Technology Excellent Research Award.
  • April 2011 – ICS2011 Best Paper Award
  • April 2006 – ICS2006 Best Paper Award
  • Oct 2004 – Bronze Medal in Electrical Fair of SNU.

[Research Project Experience]

  • June 2014 ~ Present: What You Say Is What You Did (Funding from the European Union Seventh Framework Programme FP7-ICT-612139).
  • June 2013 ~ May 2014: Hand Posture Recognition in Arbitrary View from Single RGBD Frame (Sponsored by Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology).
  • May 2011 ~ Nov 2011: Mobile Object Recognition for Information Sharing Service (Sponsored by Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.).
  • Mar 2008 ~ Oct 2010: Intelligent Visual Surveillance System (Sponsored by Samsung Techwin Co., Ltd.).
  • Aug 2007 ~ Feb 2008: Semiconductor Manufacturing Fault Detection System (Sponsored by the Small and Medium Business Administration and Nanotek Company.).
  • Jan 2006 ~ Aug 2006: Optical Image Stabilizer (OIS) for Mobile Device Camera (Sponsored by Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.).
  • Jul 2003 ~ Aug 2003: R&D Intern at Hynix semiconductor Co.,Ltd..

[Reviewer Activities]

  • IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (TPAMI)
  • IEEE Transactions on Circuits ans Systems for Video Technology (TCSVT)
  • IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics (TIE)
  • IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology (TCST)
  • IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) 2016
  • IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS) 2015
  • IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP) 2012
  • International Conference on Image and Vision Computing New Zealand (IVCNZ) 2012
  • IEEE International Conference on Computer Science and Information Technology (ICCSIT) 2011

[Professional Activities and Talks]

  • Technical program committee of IEEE CVPR 2016 Workshop on observing and understanding hands in action (HANDS 2016), Las Vegas, USA
  • Invited talk @ Seoul National University, December 2015.
  • Invited talk @ Hanyang University, December 2015.
  • Invited talk @ Dankook University, December 2015.
  • Invited talk @ VTOUCH Inc., December 2015.
  • Invited speaker of Computer Science Workshop @ Loughborough University, July 2015.
    • Articulated Structure Estimation from Visual Data

[International School]

  • International Computer Vision Summer School (ICVSS) – Registration, Recognition School and Reconstruction in Images and Video, 11-16 July 2011, Sampieri-Sicily, Italy