News in 2016

December 28, 2016

We had a year-end party including some recreational activities and gift exchange.

December 27, 2016

We attended KAIST Bio-IT Healthcare Initiative International Workshop Series: Deep Learning in Medical Imaging. Seoyoung presented her research work titled "Modeling 3D cell nucleus based on Shape Prior Segmentation" (co-presentors: Seokyoung Kim and Doyeob Yeo) and also received an Outstanding Presentation Award. Congratulations!

December 7, 2016

Seokyeol gave a talk titled "Haptic Interaction with Remote and Unstructured Targets" at HCI@KAIST Seminar.

November 28 ~ December 2, 2016

Kimin and Stuart attended AsiaHaptics 2016 held in Kashiwanoha Conference Center, Chiba, Japan. They presented a demonstration titled "Engaging Weight Feedback for Bimanual Interaction" authored by Stuart Burmeister, Kimin Kim, and Jinah Park.

November 8, 2016

Prof. Park was invited to the Techinical Seminar Series at Osstem Implant.

November 6, 2016

Humancare Contents Project Kickoff meeting was held in Daegu.

November 4, 2016

We attended the 9th Korea Haptics Community Workshop (제9회 한국 햅틱스 연구회 워크샵) held in Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea. Yungi demonstrated his work titled "VR 햅틱 페인팅 (VR Haptic Painting)" (authors: Yungi Jang and Jinah Park), and Seokyeol presented a poster titled "Haptic Exploration of Dynamically Changing Remote Environments based on Point Clouds and Gestural Guidance (포인트 클라우드 및 제스처 기반 햅틱 가이드를 통한 동적 원격 환경 탐색)" (authors: Seokyeol Kim and Jinah Park).

October 27, 2016

Prof. Park presented a seminar organized by Korea Industrial Education Institute (KIEI). The topic was ICT and AI, VR/AR-based Digital Healthcare Current Analysis and Business Model and Current Problems. She presented on Issues related to Medical Application with respect to VR Trend.

October 22~23, 2016

Prof. Park participated in 2016 KWSE/APNN International Young Woman Scientist Camp and Smart Sister Workshop held in Daejeon Convention Center. She hosted the opening session, and also served as a mentor in Group Mentoring session.

October 18, 2016

Seokyeol attended ICCAS 2016 held in Gyeongju, Korea. He presented a poster titled "A Unified Virtual Fixture Model for Haptic Telepresence Systems based on Streaming Point Cloud Data and Implicit Surfaces" (authors: Seokyeol Kim and Jinah Park).

October 18, 2016

Prof. Park presented a seminar at Biomedical Engineering Research Center, ASAN Medical Center. She introduced the modeling, visualization and interaction research work on-going at the CGV lab.

October 14~16, 2016

Seokyeol attended SUI 2016 held in Tokyo, Japan. He presented a poster titled "Haptic Exploration of Remote Environments with Gesture-based Collaborative Guidance" (authors: Seokyeol Kim and Jinah Park).

October 7, 2016

We attended GTCx Korea 2016 held in Seoul, Korea.

October 4, 2016

Prof. Park participated K-ICT VR Festival 2016 Human-care Contents Development Project Forum held in Sangam Nurikkoom Square, Seoul. She presented a topic on ‘AR & VR and Medicine’, and also she was one of panelists discussing the direction of the Human-care project.

September 28, 2016

Seoyoung presented her research progress on "Modeling 3D Cell Nucleus based on Shape Prior Segmentation" (presenters: Doyeop Yeo and Seyoung Kim) at the Last Wednesday Forum hosted by the KAIST Special Interest Group of Future Emerging Technology on Medical Imaging.

August 25, 2016

Jaehyun attended 2016 The Sector Union Conference of Society for Computational Design and Engineering (한국CDE학회 2016 부문연합 학술대회) held in Pukyong National University, Busan, Korea. He presented a paper titled "The Context-based Viewpoint Selection of Treelike Structures (트리 구조의 문맥 기반 뷰 포인트 선택 방법)" (authors: Jaehyun Jang and Jinah Park) and also received a distinguished paper award. Congratulations!

August 19, 2016

Kimin received a Ph.D. degree, and Eunbi and Jaehyun received a master's degree. Congratulations!

August 18~19, 2016

We hosted the Sweden-Korea Joint Workshop on Biomedical Image Analysis held in KAIST. Prof. Örjan Smedby (KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden) and many other researchers participated in the workshop and gave talks on medical image analysis. Also we took a technical and cultural tour in the suburb of Daejeon.

July 9, 2016

Jaehyun, Inwoo, and Seoyoung attended 2016 KSIIM Workshop (2016년도 의학영상정보학회 학술대회) held in Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea.

June 30, 2016

Sekil won a distinguished paper award from KCC 2016 for his paper titled "Smooth Sea State Transition Simulation using the Interpolation of Component Waves (성분파 보간을 이용한 부드러운 해상 상태 변화 시뮬레이션)" (authors: Sekil Park, Jaeyong Oh, and Jinah Park). Congratulations!

June 22, 2016

Prof. Park organized ‘IT Women Engineers Talk Concert’ sponsored by KWSE (Association of Korean Woman Scientists and Engineers). This event was designed to promote collaboration research among female faculty members at KAIST as well as to provide mentoring for female students in graduate programs. Eunbi, Minjoo and Seoyoung also participated the workshop.

June 16, 2016

Prof. Park gave an invited talk at the special workshop on ‘Utilization Planning for Advanced Future Medical Technology based on AI and VR’, organized by Educational Center of Future Technology (KECTF). She delivered a speech about VR-based Medical Simulation.

June 2016

Our research grant proposal for Mid-career Researcher Program was accepted by the National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF). (Title: Modeling and Visualization Techniques for Quantitative Shape Analysis of 3D/4D Cell Images)

June 5, 2016

Prof. Park gave a special talk on ‘Computer Graphics, Computer Haptics, and Medical Application’ to Junior high school students who participated the Dream-Tree Science Mentoring Camp sponsored by Yusong-gu District Office.

June 3, 2016

We had the 2016 CGV Lab Workshop at KAIST. Dr. Jaeil Kim gave a lecture titled "Sharing Research Experiences on Medical Image Processing".

June 1, 2016

Prof. Park hosted a GPU-based Accelerated Computing and Deep Learning Special Practice Session at KAIST for the students of CS380 (Introduction to Computer Graphics) and SoC students. (Lecturer: Yoo Hyun Gon, General Manager of NVIDIA Korea (Solution Architect))

May 27, 2016

Seoyoung attended Avison Biomedical Symposium 2016 held in Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea.

May 13, 2016

We celebrated Teachers' Day by having a picnic to Daecheon Beach.

May 2016

An interview with Prof. Park was published in the recent issue of the NRF (National Research Foundation of Korea) Webzine.

April 22, 2016

Jaehyun, Stuart, and Seoyoung attended Korea Graphics World 2016 held in COEX, Seoul, Korea.

April 8, 2016

We had a cherry blossom viewing picnic at KAIST.

March 30, 2016

Jaehyun won a Best Presentation Award of Last Wednesday Forum hosted by the KAIST Research Group of Future Emerging Technology on Medical Imaging. Congratulations!

March 2016

Seoyoung and Inwoo joined CGV Lab. Welcome!

February 27 ~ March 3, 2016

Taeho and Eunbi attended SPIE Medical Imaging 2016 held in San Diego, CA, United States. Taeho presented a poster titled "Reliable measurement of 3D foot bone angles based on the frame-of-reference derived from a sole of the foot" (authors: Taeho Kim, Dong Yeon Lee, and Jinah Park), and Eunbi also presented a poster titled "Template-based automatic extraction of the joint space of foot bones from CT scan" (authors: Eunbi Park, Taeho Kim, and Jinah Park).

February 19, 2016

Uitae and Youngju received a master's degree. Congratulations!

February 16, 2016

In celebration of the 45th anniversary of KAIST's founding, Prof. Park received an 'Outstanding Contribution Prize.' Congratulations!

January 27~29, 2016

Prof. Park, Seokyeol, and Stuart attended HCI Korea 2016 held in High1 Resort, Gangwon-do, Korea. Prof. Park gave a talk on the topic of "Subject-specific Organ Reconstruction and Analysis using 3D Deformable Modeling Technique" in the 'ICT and 3D printing technologies for medical applications' workshop. Also Seokyeol presented a paper titled "Multi-layered Radial Table for Visualizing Origin-Destination Data (OD 데이터 시각화를 위한 다중 계층 래디얼 테이블)" (authors: Seokyeol Kim, Youngju Oh, and Jinah Park), and Stuart presented a poster titled "An Integrated Smart Lock System Using Randomized Hand Gesture Interaction on an AR interface as an Authentication (증강현실 인터페이스상의 무작위 핸드 제스쳐 인터랙션을 인증수단으로 활용하는 통합 스마트 도어락 시스템)" (authors: Amartuvshin Narangerel, Stuart Burmeister, and Sungyong Kim).

January 6, 2016

We had a new year luncheon with neighboring labs.

January 2016

Minju joined CGV Lab. Welcome!