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, Department of Bio and Brain Engineering
Director, KAIST Center for Neuroscience-inspired Artificial Intelligence
Core faculty member, Program of Brain and Cognitive Engineering; KAIST Institute for Artificial Intelligence; KAIST Institute for Health, Science, and Technology
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)

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

Honors/Awards
- KAIST Songam distinguished research award (2019)
- Google faculty research award ‘16 (2017)
- KIIS young investigator award (2016)
- ICROS young investigator award (2016)
- Della-Martin fellowship (2014)

Research Interests
- Brain-inspired AI, computational neuroscience

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


Research faculty / postdoc / visiting scholar

JeeHang Lee (Research assistant professor ‘19-; PhD, University of Bath, UK)

Jungwon Ryu (Postdoc ‘19-; PhD, Seoul National University, South Korea)

Jerald Kralik (Visiting professor; Dartmouth College, US)


Graduate students

PhD students
Minryung Song
Su Jin An
Yujin Cha
Jun Yeol Kim
Jung Bae Park

MS-PhD students
Dongjae Kim
Changhwa Lee
Juno Kim
Young Ho Kang
Haram Joo
Jae Won Choi


MS students
Jun Hyung Choi
Jaehoon Shin
Geon Yeong Park
Yoondo Sung


Researchers / Lab manager

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


Undergraduate students

2019 Graduation research :
Hyoungkyu Song

2019 URP :
Sanghwan Kim,
Jeongseok Hwang, Jiseong Park

2019 Individual study :
Jaeyeong Gim, Sangwoo Kim
Minsu Yang, Yuntae Kim
Tae Uk Ham, Hanung Lee
Abilmansur Zhumabekov, Chaeyoung Moon
Jiseong Park, Wanhee Cho
Woochan Lee, Jeongseok Hwang
Biniam Tamiru

2019 Intern :
Younghoon Kim (SNU CM)
Abilmansur Zhumabekov

2019 Waterloo co-op :
Namrata Sharma (Waterloo)

2019 Leeds KISS program:
Cait Meredith (University of Leeds)


Collaborators

Benedetto De Martino (University Colledge London)
Ben Seymour (University of Cambridge/CiNet)
Rongjun Yu (National University of Singapore)
Keun-Ah Cheon (Yonsei Univ. College of Medicine)
Ales Leonardis (University of Birmingham)
Sze Chai Kwok (ECNU/NYU Shanghai)
John O'Doherty (Caltech)
Shinsuke Shimojo (Caltech)


HPC buddies (high performance computing facilities)

HPC servers (PowerEdge FC430; Mellanox infiniband)
Master 1 w/ 168 cores
Master 2 w/ 56 cores

GPU servers (NVIDIA)
1080ti x 8
2080ti x 12
Titan XP x 8
+ a few standalone type workstations


Alumni / past visitors

Jihyea Lee (MS '17)
Suyeon Heo (MS ‘19)

Sang Hyun Yi (Researcher '17-'18; now graduate student at Caltech)
Jun-Hyung Lee (Researcher; '18)

Sukbin Lim (Visiting professor '17; NYU Shanhai)

Fengkai Ke (Postdoc; 17-’18)

2018 Graduation research :
Yoondo Sung, Yewon Kang, Seung-Wook Hwang

2018 URP :
Geon Yeong Park

2018 Waterloo co-op :
Shuangyi Tong (Waterloo)

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