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)

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

Young Ho Kang (Researcher; U Manchester)
Sang Hyun Yi (Researcher; SNU)
Jun-Hyung Lee (Researcher; Yonsei Underwood Int' College)
Hana Park (Lab manager)

HPC buddy

HPC server (PowerEdge FC430; Mellanox infiniband; 128 cores)
GPU server (NVIDIA GTX 1080; 4 sets)

Undergraduate students

2018 Individual study / intern :
Alisher Tortay, Kyongwook Lee, Junghan Shin (Postech),
Younghoon Kim (SNU CM)

2018 URP :
Geon Yeong Park

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

2017 Individual study / intern :
Haram Joo, Geon Yeong Park, Yoondo Sung,
Min Seon Kim, Haeorm Park, Jaehoon Shin,
Yewon Kang, Yoondo Sung, Hyoung Jin Kim (SNU)
Charles Weston (Leeds), Minho Shin (DGIST), Chloe Kwon (CMU)

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


Active collaborators

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

Jihyea Lee (MS'17; KAIST)
Sukbin Lim (NYU Shanhai; visiting professor '17 spring)