AIR Group

Professor

Bo-Yeong Kang

A professor in the school of mechanical engineering at Kyungpook National University. in Daegu, Korea, which she joined in 2009. She received her Ph.D., M.S., M.A. and B.S. from Kyungpook National University. Prior to coming to KNU, she worked at Seoul National University as research professor and KAIST as postdoc. She is currently interested in artificial intelligence implementation for social/intelligent robots.


Educational Background:

B.S. in Dept. of Computer Engineering awarded in 1997, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea, (with Professor Sang-Jo Lee)

M.A. in Dept. of English Language and Literature awarded in 1999, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea. Master thesis: The Distribution of NPIs in English and Korean (with Professor Yae-Shiek Lee)

M.S. in Dept. of Computer Engineering awarded in 2002, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea. Master thesis: Text Summarization through Important Noun Detection Using Lexical Chains. (with Professor Sang-Jo Lee)

Ph.D. in Dept. of Computer Engineering awarded in 2004, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea. Ph.D. dissertation: Semantic Indexing Scheme Based on Concept Identification. (with Professor Sang-Jo Lee)


Work Experience:

Part-time Lecturer (2003.1- 2004.8), Kyungpook National University

Visiting Researcher (2003.12 - 2004.2), National Institute of Communication and Technology(NICT), Kyoto, Japan

Postdoctoral Research Fellow (2004.9 - 2005.8), KAIST ICC

Postdoctoral Research Fellow (2005.9 - 2006.5), School of Dentistry, Seoul National University

Visiting Research Fellow (2005.10 - 2006.1), DERI Poland, Poznan, Poland

Research Assistant Professor (2006.6 - 2009.09), School of Dentistry, Seoul National University

Assistant Professor (2009.09 - 2013.09), Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Kyungpook National University

Associate Professor (2013.10 – 2018,09), Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Kyungpook National University

Professor (2018.10 – 2022.02), Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Kyungpook National University

Adjunct Professor (2019.09 – 2020.05), Dept. of Artificial Intelligence, Dept. of Robot & Smart System Engineering, Graduate School, Kyungpook National University

Professor (2022.03 – current), Robot & Smart System Engineering Division, Dept. of Convergence, Kyungpook National University (Founder & Dean of Robot & Smart System Engineering Division, Dept. of Convergence)

경북대학교 입학본부 입학사정관, 2013-2014

미래창조과학부 기초연구사업 자문위원회, 2013.05 ~ 2013.12

미래창조과학부 기초연구사업 추진위원회, 추진위원, 2013.05 ~ 2015.05

경북대학교 기획처 기획조정과, 위원, 2016.10 ~ 2016.12

공과대학 기계공학부 공학교육혁신센터, 공학프로그램관리자 (ABEEK PD), 2016.06 ~ 2018.05

경북대학교 여교수회, 간사, 2018.01 ~ 2018.05

경북도청 정책연구용역 심의위원회, 2019.02 ~ 2022.01

경북대학교 학생상담센터, 위원, 2018.07 ~ 2021.10

경북대학교 자원봉사센터, 부센터장, 2018.07 ~ 2021.10

경북대학교 인재개발원, 부원장, 2018.07 ~ 2021.10

경북대학교 장애학생지원센터, 센터장, 2018.07 ~ 2021.10

경북대학교 본부 학생처, 학생부처장, 2018.07 ~ 2021.10

(재)경북대학교장학회, 감사, 2022.05~현재

경북대학교 융합학부 로봇및스마트시스템공학 전공, 전공주임, 2022.09 ~ 현재

경북대학교 대학원 로봇및스마트시스템공학과, 학과장, 2018.07 ~ 2021.10


Awards:

2014, 미래창조과학부 장관상, 미래창조과학부(기초연구진흥)

2018, 2018년도 한국디지털콘텐츠학회 한국정보기술학회 공동학술발표대회, Best Paper Award

2017, IEEE International Conference on Applied System Innovation First-Place Paper Award, IEEE ICASI 국제학회

2008. Marquis Who’s Who in the World 2008 Nomination (25th edition)

2007, Nomination in 2000 Outstanding Intellectuals of the 21st Century, International Biographical Center(IBC), GREAT BRITAIN

2007, Marquis Who’s Who in the World 2007 Nomination (24th edition)

2005, Marie-Curie Fellowship for Knowledge Transfer by European Union Marie-Curie Fellowship Association

2003, International Academic Exchange Fellowship by Korea Research Foundation

2003, The 41st Annual Meeting of Computational Linguistics(ACL), Travel Fund Grant

2003, Outstanding Presentation Award in 29th Korean Information Science Society Conference

2002, Outstanding Female Engineer Fellowship by Ministry of Gender Equality


Academic Activiates:

Publication Committee Member, The 29th ICROS Annual Conference, May 2014

Program Committee Member, The 31st Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference, Singapore, July 2008

Program Committee & Session Chair, 2007 The 19th annual conference of Human Language Technology, Daegu, Korea, October 2007

Program Committee Member, The 6th International Semantic Web Conference(ISWC), Busan, Korea, November 2007

Program Committee Member, The 30th Annual International ACM SIGIR Conference, Amsterdam, Netherlands, July 2007

Organizing Committee Member, 2006 The 18th annual conference of Human Language Technology, Pohang, Korea, October 2006

Organizing Committee Member, 2005 Asian Information Retrieval Symposium (AIRS2005), Jeju, October 2005

AAAI Society, Member

IEEE Society, Member

ACM Society, Member

Sensors, Topic Advisory Member

Korean Medical Informatics Society, member

Korean Information and Science Society, Member

Korean Robot Society, Member

PhD

Hammed Olatunde Obasekore

Biography:

Currently a researcher in the school of Robot and Smart Systems Engineering at Kyungpook National University, in Daegu, Korea, he joined in 2020. Hammed bagged his MSc. in Mechatronics and Robotics Engineering from Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology (E-JUST), Egypt (2019) under the scholarship supported by Pharco & co. His bachelor degree was in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Ilorin, Nigeria under a Local Scholarship Scheme Supported by Petroleum Technology Development Fund (PTDF). Currently, he is researching into Deep Reinforcement Learning implementation for social/intelligent robots.

Experience : 2013 Maxim Web Technologies, System Analyst @ Web Development

2015 National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Gender and Charity Volunteer

2015 National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Secondary School Teacher

2018 Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology, Teaching Assistance

2019 Cizar Consult Investments, Software Developer

Scholarship: 2012 Fulltime (4yrs) University of Ilorin, PTDF LSS Scholarship

2016 University of Ilorin Young Inventor @ Laboratory To Product (LABTOP) Exhibition

2017 Fulltime (2yrs) Egypt-Japan University of Science and Technology, PHARCO & Co Scholarship

2020 Full Spring Semester Kyungpook National University Scholarship (KINGS)

Ye-Won Kim

Biography:

Currently pursuing the Ph.D. degree with the Department of Artificial Intelligence at Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea from March 2021. She received the B.S. and M.S. at Kyungpook National University. Her research interest includes artificial intelligence for intelligent robots.

Scholarship: 2012 Spring Semester, Scholarship for Academic Excellence

2012 Autumn Semester, KNU work-study program scholarship

2013 Autumn Semester, KNU work-study program scholarship

2013 Autumn Semester, National work-study program scholarship

2014 Spring Semester, KNU work-study program scholarship

2014 Spring Semester, National work-study program scholarship

2019 Spring Semester, Professional Manpower Training for 3D Printing based on 3D Printing Materials

2019 Summer, BK+ Scholarship

2019 Autumn Semester, Scholarship for Academic Excellence

2019 Autumn Semester, Professional Manpower Training for 3D Printing based on 3D Printing Materials

2019 Autumn Semester, BK+ Scholarship

2020 Spring Semester, Professional Manpower Training for 3D Printing based on 3D Printing Materials

2020 Spring Semester, BK+ Scholarship

2020 Autumn Semester, Professional Manpower Training for 3D Printing based on 3D Printing Materials

2020 Autumn Semester, BK+ Scholarship

2021 Spring Semester, Full-Tuition Scholarship

2021 Spring Semester, Professional Manpower Training for 3D Printing based on 3D Printing Materials

2021 Spring Semester, BK+ Scholarship

2021 Autumn Semester, Professional Manpower Training for 3D Printing based on 3D Printing Materials

2021 Autumn Semester, BK+ Scholarship

2022 Spring Semester, BK+ Scholarship

2022 Autumn Semester, BK+ Scholarship

Hae-In Jeon

Biography:

Currently studying Ph.D. degree in the Department of Artificial Intelligence at Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea from March 2022. She received the M.S in the school of Artificial Intelligence at Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea, which she joined in 2020. She has completed her Bachelor in English Education at Kyungpook National University.

Scholarship: 2020 Spring Semester, Tuition Scholarship

2020 Autumn Semester, Tuition Scholarship

2020 Autumn Semester, Professional Manpower Training for 3D Printing based on 3D Printing Materials

2020 Autumn Semester, BK+ Scholarship

2021 Spring Semester, Professional Manpower Training for 3D Printing based on 3D Printing Materials

2021 Spring Semester, Tuition Scholarship

2021 Spring Semester, BK+ Scholarship

2021 Autumn Semester, Tuition Scholarship

2021 Autumn Semester, Professional Manpower Training for 3D Printing based on 3D Printing Materials

2021 Autumn Semester, BK+ Scholarship

2022 Spring Semester, Tuition Scholarship

2022 Spring Semester, Professional Manpower Training for 3D Printing based on 3D Printing Materials

2022 Spring Semester, BK+ Scholarship

2022 Autumn Semester, Professional Manpower Training for 3D Printing based on 3D Printing Materials

2022 Autumn Semester, BK+ Scholarship

Masters

Ji-Han Kim

Biography:

Currently studying Master in the School of Mechanical Engineering at Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea from March 2019. He is currently working at the Certification & Assessment Center, Korea Institute for Robot Industry Advancement, Daegu. He has completed his Bachelor in Material Science and Metallurgical Engineering at Kyungpook National University.

Jeong-Hun Kang

Biography:

Currently studying Master in the School of Artificial Intelligence at Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea, which he joined in 2021. He has completed his Bachelor in the Department of Precision Mechanical Engineering and the School of Computer Science and Engineering at Kyungpook National University.

Scholarship: 2021 Spring Semester, Professional Manpower Training for 3D Printing based on 3D Printing Materials

2021 Autumn semester, Academic Excellence Scholarship

2021 Autumn Semester, Professional Manpower Training for 3D Printing based on 3D Printing Materials

2021 Autumn Semester, BK+ Scholarship

2022 Spring Semester, Professional Manpower Training for 3D Printing based on 3D Printing Materials

2022 Spring Semester, BK+ Scholarship

2022 Autumn Semester, Professional Manpower Training for 3D Printing based on 3D Printing Materials

2022 Autumn Semester, BK+ Scholarship

Seong-Jae Ko

Biography:

Currently studying master in the school of Mechanical Engineering at Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea, which he joined in 2022. He is currently working at the Korea Advanced Vehicle Inspection Research Center, Gimcheon. He has completed his Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering at Ajou University.

Undergraduate

Young-Min Kim

Biography:

currently studying Undergraduate research in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and the School of Computer Science and Engineering at Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Korea, which he joined in 2022


Alumni

Hyun-Soon Lee

PhD Graduate, 한국뇌연구원

Jun-Sang Yu

Master Graduate, 국립대구과학관 연구원(DNSM)

Zhang Ziyi

Master Graduate, 현대모비스 중국지사

Naveen S K

PhD Graduate, Naveenam Tech Private Limited, CEO, INDIA

Miao Xu

PhD Graduate

Dae-Check Kwon

Master Graduate, 농산업ICT융합연구소 소장

Sang-Kyu Bahn

Master Graduate, 한국뇌연구원

Jae-Joon Lee

Post.Doc, 숙명여자대학교 교수