Laboratory for Brain and Machine Intelligence

Laboratory for Brain and Machine Intelligence @ KAIST

Laboratory for brain and machine intelligence, KAIST

Group leader

Sang Wan Lee

Assistant professor, KAIST
Adjunct professor, KAIST Institute for Health Science and Technology (2016-)
Adjunct professor, KAIST Institute for Artificial Intelligence (2017-)

- Postdoc, MIT (2010-2011), Caltech (2011-2015)
- Ph.D., KAIST (2009)

Short Academic Biography
Sangwan Lee is currently an assistant professor with the department of bio and brain engineering, KAIST.  He received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Yonsei University, in 2003, and the M.S. and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering and computer science from Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), in 2005 and 2009, respectively. He was a postdoctoral scholar at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) from 2010 to 2011, and California Institute of Technology (Caltech) from 2011 to 2015. He was awarded a Della Martin Fellowship in Mental Illness in 2014 and Google faculty research award in 2016. His research interests include brain-inspired artificial intelligence and computational neuroscience.

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Postdocs / visiting scholar

JeeHang Lee (KI Postdoc; PhD '15, University of Bath, UK)
Fengkai Ke (Postdoc; PhD '16, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China)

Jerald Kralik (Visiting professor; Dartmouth College)

Graduate students

Minryung Song (PhD student; BBE)
Su Jin An (PhD student; BBE)
Yujin Cha (PhD student; BBE)

Dongjae Kim (MS-PhD student, BCE)
Changhwa Lee (MS-PhD student, BCE)
Suyeon Heo (MS-PhD student, BCE)
Juno Kim (MS-PhD student, BCE)
Young Ho Kang (MS-PhD student, BCE)

Jun Yeol Kim (MS student; BBE)
Jung Bae Park (MS student; BBE)
Jun Hyung Choi (MS student; BBE)
Jaehoon Shin (MS student; BBE)
Haram Joo (MS student; BBE)

Researchers / Lab manager

Mingoo Song (Researcher; jointly appointed at Prof. Sung-Hyon Myaeng's lab)
Hana Park (Lab manager)

HPC buddy

HPC server (PowerEdge FC430; Mellanox infiniband; 160 cores)
GPU server (NVIDIA GTX 1080; 4 sets)

Undergraduate students

2018 Graduation research :
Yoondo Sung

2018 URP :
Geon Yeong Park

2018 Individual study :
Dong Seong Kim, Yewon Kang, Hyoung Kyu Song
Kyongwook Lee, Alisher Tortay, Manh Tuan Do

2018 Intern :
Jin Yeob Chung (Oxford), Junghan Shin (Postech), Younghoon Kim (SNU CM)

2017 Graduation research :
Enoch Kang, Jaehoon Shin,
Ji Eun Lim, Yooju Shin

2017 Individual study :
Haram Joo, Geon Yeong Park, Yoondo Sung,
Min Seon Kim, Haeorm Park, Jaehoon Shin,
Yewon Kang, Yoondo Sung

2017 Intern :
Hyoung Jin Kim (SNU)
Charles Weston (Leeds), Minho Shin (DGIST), Chloe Kwon (CMU)

2016 Graduation research :
Jun Yeol Kim, Juno Kim

2016 URP :
Lei Chen

2016 Individual study :
Jun Yeol Kim, Jung Bae Park, Juno Kim,
Kyungwook Lee, Yewon Kang, Geonwoo Kim,
Geon Yeong Park, Ji Heon Lee, Geunchang Seong,
Wonyong Kim, Jae Gwang Lee


Benedetto De Martino (University of Cambridge)
Rongjun Yu (National University of Singapore)
Keun-Ah Cheon (Yonsei Univ. College of Medicine)
Ben Seymour (University of Cambridge/CiNet/NICT)
Ales Leonardis (University of Birmingham)
John O'Doherty (Caltech)
Shinsuke Shimojo (Caltech)

Alumni / past visitors

Jihyea Lee (MS '17)
Sang Hyun Yi (Researcher '17-'18; now Amazon)
Jun-Hyung Lee (Researcher; '18)

Sukbin Lim (Visiting professor '17; NYU Shanhai)