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
Program of Brain and Cognitive Engineering
Department of Bio and Brain Engineering
KAIST Institute for Artificial Intelligence
KAIST Institute for Health, Science, and Technology
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)

Education/Employments
- B.S. EE, Yonsei Univ. (2003)
- M.S. EE, KAIST (2005)
- Ph.D. EE, KAIST (2009)
- Postdoc, MIT (2010-2011)
- Postdoc, Caltech (2011-2015)

Honors/Awards
- Della-Martin fellowship (2014)
- KIIS Young Investigator Award (2016)
- ICROS Young Investigator Award (2016)
- Google Faculty Research Award '16 (2017)

Research Interests
- Brain-inspired AI
- Computational neuroscience

CVGoogle scholar citationsNeurotree
+ More about me (Q&A interviews in Korean; BBEBRIC, HelloDD, UNN)
+ Office hour: Tue and Thur 11:00-12:00
+ Other meetings : by appointment only. Please sign up HERE ("Student meeting" tap).


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, Yewon Kang, Seung-Wook Hwang

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


Collaborators

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)