Jaesik ChoiJaesik_Choi

PhD from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2012
BS from Seoul National University, 2004


Boseon YuBoseon Yu

Postdoctoral Researcher, 2017 December – present
PhD/MS/BS from Inha University, 2015/2010/2008

Soonjae KwonSoonjae Kwon

Researcher (Military Service Agent), 2017 April – present
MS from Sogang University, 2017
BS from Sogang University, 2015

Sohee ChoSohee Cho

Researcher, 2017 September – present
BS from Korea National Open University, 2017
BA from Ewha Womans university, 2013

20180312_143317Seonghyun Jo

Researcher, 2017 December – present
BS from Seoul National University, 2014

Thanh Nguyen
Thanh Nguyen

Researcher, 2018 March – present
MS from UNIST, 2018
BS from Danang University of Science and Technology, 2015 (The valedictorian from Talented Engineering Program)

Ali TousiAli Tousi

Researcher, 2018 September – present
MS from UNIST, August 2018
BS from Sharif University, 2015

Administrative Staff:


Kyeongeun Lee
Lab Manager/Secretary, 2018 March – present
BA from University of Ulsan, 2006

Hyejin ShinHyejin Shin

Lab Manager/Researcher, 2016 August – present
BS from University of Ulsan, 2007

Graduate Students:

Qin XieXie Qin

PhD student at UNIST, 2015 March – present
(Maternity leave, 2015 September – 2016 August)
MS degree from Wuhan University, 2013

Haedong JeongHaedong Jeong

MS/PhD student at UNIST, 2015 March – present
BS degree from UNIST, 2013

Giyoung JeonGiyoung Jeon

MS/PhD Student, 2015 August – present
(Argonne National Laboratory, 2015 June – 2015 July for Research Exchange)
BS from UNIST, 2015 (The highest-ranking graduate from EE track of UNIST)

Anh TongAnh Tong

MS/PhD Student, 2015 August – present
BS from Hanoi University of Science and Technology, 2015 (The second-highest graduate from Talented Engineering Program)

Seongwoo LimSeongwoo Lim

MS Student, 2015 August – present
BS from UNIST, 2015

Jeeyeon HanJeeyeon Han

MS/PhD Student, 2016 March – present
BS from UNIST, 2016 (The highest-ranking graduate from CSE track of UNIST)

Kyowoon LeeKyowoon Lee

MS/PhD Student, 2016 September – present
BS from UNIST, 2016

Sol-A_KimSol-A Kim

MS/PhD student at UNIST, 2017 March – present
BS in Computer Engineering UNIST, 2017 February

Sehyun LeeSehyun Lee

MS/PhD student at UNIST, 2018 March – present
BS in Computer Engineering UNIST, 2018 February

GinKyeng Lee

GinKyeng Lee
MS student at UNIST, 2018 March – present
BS from Sookmyung Women’s University, 2018 February

Yeeun ChunYeeun Chun

MS, 2018 September – present
Researcher, 2017 September – 2018 August
BS from University of California, Los Angeles, 2013

Eunji Bang

MS in Computer Science & Engineering from UNIST, 2019 September – present
Researcher, 2018 February – 2018 August
BA from University of Ulsan, 2015
MS from UNIST, 2018

Undergraduate Students & Intern:

Seongun Lee

Seongun Kim
BS Student at UNIST

Yooseung Wang

Yooseung Wang
BS Student at UNIST

Collaborating (or mentoring) students/researchers:

Rafael LimaRafael Lima

MS Student, 2015 August – 2017 August
BS from EE at Federal University of Bahia, 2015 (top 1% graduate)

Kallol RoyKallol Roy

Postdoctoral Researcher, 2015 August – present
PhD from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, 2014
B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, 2005

Janghoon_JuJanghoon Ju

Leave for startup, 2018 January
MS Student, 2016 March – 2017 December
Research Engineer, 2016 August – 2017 March
BS from UNIST, 2016

Dongeun_LeeDongeun Lee

Now, Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University-Commerce
Postdoctoral Researcher, March 2014 – August 2016
(Joint appointment with the Berkeley Lab, January – August, 2016)
PhD from Seoul National University, 2014
BS from Seoul National University, 2006

Man-Ki YoonMan-Ki Yoon

Now, Associate Research Scientist at Yale University
PhD from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Cyber-Physical Systems Integration Lab.
Man-Ki is a recipient of Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship 2013 and Intel PhD Fellowship 2014 with the topics in research collaboration.

Previously collaborated (or mentored) students:

Subin_LeeSubin Lee

MS Student, 2016 March – 2018 February
BS from UNIST, 2016
Now, researcher at SK T-brain

Vladimir NekrasovVladimir Nekrasov

PhD student, 2016 March – 2017 March
Researcher, 2015 August ~ 2016 February
Specialist degree (BS/MS) from Moscow State University, 2015
Now, PhD student at Adelaide university

Wonjun YoonWonjun Yoon

BS degree from UNIST 2017 March
Now, MS student at KAIST EE

Yunseong_HwangYunseong Hwang

MS from UNIST, 2016
BS from UNIST, 2014
Now at NAVER/Search Solutions (Click Through Analysis)

Sanghun KangSanghun Kang

Previously at Amanda (Top 10 Mobile app company in Korea)
Now at Hyundai Card Algorithm Team

Kyungjoong_JeongKyoungjoong Jeong

PhD candidate at UNIST
MS degree from POSTECH, 2008
Now at Stradvision (a computer vision startup)

Madi KhamitbekovMadi Khamitbekov

BS Student at UNIST
(Google Summer Intern, 2016 Summer)
Now at Moloco for Mobile Ad Platform

TaehoonKimTaehoon Kim

The best undergraduate from UNIST in 2016 (Awarded from Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning)
Previously at the Berkeley Lab for Research Exchange
Now at DevSisters (previously at Vingle) for military service (will join OpenAI)

Azamatbek AkhmedovAzamatbek Akhmedov

Now at Samsung Electronics

Doyeon LimDoyeon Lim

Now, MS student at KAIST Computer Science

Jangwoo ParkJangwoo Park

PhD student at UNIST, 2016 August – 2016 December
MS from Gwangju Institute Science and Technology, 2007
BS from Pusan National University, 2002

Jonghyun Koo

Researcher and Lab manager, 2016.01 ~ 2016.07 (Now at Korean Semiconductor Association)

Wen Pu

PhD student PhD with General Intelligence Lab at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, (Now at LinkedIn)


Kejia Hu

MS student at University of California, Davis (previously PhD student at Northwestern, now Assistant Professor at Vanderbilt University)

Phuong Hoang

MS/PhD student student at UNIST (now at Vietnam)

Tianfang Xu

Tianfang Xu (previously MS student student at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, PhD student at UIUC, now Research Assistant Professor at Utah University)

Jun-Young Min

MS Graduate, UNIST (previously Asiana IDT Inc, a subsidiary of Asiana Airline, Now at Korea Airports Corporation)

GuhnooGuhnoo Yun

BS Student at Gyeongsang National University (USURF Intern)

Haebeom LeeHaebeom Lee

BS Student at UNIST

SorangSorang Cho

BS Student at Busan National University (USURF Intern)

JungwoonJungwoon Shin

BS Student at Boston University (USURF Intern)

Owen Xu HeOwen Xu He

BS Student at Jacobs University (SPIKE Intern)

Jongwhan Moon (BS student at UNIST, now MS/PhD student at POSTECH)

William Gu (BS student at University of California, Berkeley)

Suhwan Chung, BS Student, UNIST

Zumrat Kochshegulov, BS Student, UNIST

Chung-Geol Ryu, BS Student, UNIST (Now at Korean Airforce for military service)

Group activity:

Group dinner (July 2014)



After the UNIST Open Lab (November 2014)


Group picture with summer interns and Google Inceptionism (August 2015)


Lab seminar (November 2015)


Lab outing (March 2016)



Group dinner (November 2017)


Christmas Tree (December 2017) – Credit Yeeun, Sol-A and all lab members