Laboratory for Brain and Machine Intelligence

Laboratory for Brain and Machine Intelligence @ KAIST

Laboratory for brain and machine intelligence, KAIST


Sang Wan Lee (Group Leader)

- Assistant professor, Dept of Bio and Brain Eng., KAIST (2015-)
- 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.
(CVGoogle scholar citationsNeurotree)

*Office hour: Tue and Thur 11:00-12:00
Meetings are by appointment only. Please sign up HERE and email me. 
(For individual study/graduation research meetings, please sign up HERE.)


JeeHang Lee (Postdoc; KI)

- Ph.D., University of Bath, UK (2015)
- Reasoning, decision making, multi-agent system

 Fengkai Ke (Postdoc)

- Ph.D., Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), China. (2016)
- Deep learning, image processing, robotics


Minryung Song (PhD student; BBE)

Su Jin An (PhD student; BCE)

Dongjae Kim (MS-PhD student, BCE)

Changhwa Lee (MS-PhD student, BCE)

Suyeon Heo (MS-PhD student, BCE)

Juno Kim (MS-PhDstudent, BCE)

Jun Yeol Kim (MS student; BBE)

Jung Bae Park (MS student; BBE)


Young Ho Kang (Researcher; U Manchester)

Sang Hyun Yi (Researcher; SNU)

Hana Park (Lab manager)


HPC buddy (High Performance Computing Cluster) 

1. HPC server: PowerEdge FC430 (Mellanox infiniband; 128 cores)
2. GPU server: NVIDIA GTX 1080 (4 EA)
- Research area: anything we command!


Undergraduate students

*Interested in engaged in our research activities, contact Sangwan with (1) a brief statement about you research interest and (2) grade

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, Charles Weston

2016 Graduation research :
Jun Yeol Kim, Juno Kim

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

2016 URP :
Lei Chen


Collaborators

Active collaborators

- Prof. Benedetto De Martino (University of Cambridge): neuroeconomics
- Prof. Rongjun Yu (National University of Singapore): aging study
- Prof. Keun-Ah Cheon (Yonsei Univ. College of Medicine): autism
- Prof. Ben Seymour (University of Cambridge/CiNet/ATR): aversive learning
- Prof. John O'Doherty (Caltech): decision neuroscience
- Prof. Shinsuke Shimojo (Caltech): psychophysics

Long-term research collaborators

- Dr. Mohamed Ali Feki (Bell Labs): human-computer interface
- Prof. Mounir Mokhtari (CNRS, Institut Mines TELECOM): ubiquitous computing


Alumni / past visiting students

Jihyea Lee (MS'17; KAIST)

Chloe Kwon (Intern; CMU), Minho Shin (Intern; DGIST), Hyoung Jin Kim (Intern; SNU)