Members of Biointelligence Lab

Faculty & Staff

  • Byoung-Tak Zhang (Principal investigator)
  • Yumi Yi (Administrative assistant)
  • Minsu Lee (Research Assistant Professor)
  • Jinah Kim (Research Assistant Professor)
  • Dharani Punithan (Post-Doctoral Researcher)
  • Jihye Jung (Administrative assistant)

PhD Candidates

  • Ji-Hoon Lee (In vitro DNA hypernetworks for language learning)
  • Chung-Yeon Lee (Memory and thinking models for cognitive agents that learn everyday life)
  • Jiseob Kim (Deep manifold learning from large-scale video data)
  • Beom-Jin Lee (Teaching humanoid robots to generate human-like eye-movements and gestures)
  • Hyo-Sun Chun (Molecular computing of multimodal hypernetworks for cognitive development )
  • Dasom Baek (In vitro evolutionary learning with molecular hypernetworks)
  • Patrick Mokodir Emaase (Deep hypernetworks for daily activity learning and inference from multisensory streams)
  • Kyung-Wha Park (Human-like lifelong learning in wearable smart glasses)
  • Kyoung Woon On (Intrinsic Structure Learning of Sequential Data for Video Understanding)
  • Je-Hwan Ryu (Model based reinforcement learning)
  • Yu-Jung Heo (Constructive learning of shared knowledge representations from multimodal sensor streams)
  • Dong-Sig Han (Episodic memories learned for multimodal Q&A in personal robots)
  • Taehyeong Kim (Reinforcement-learning cognitive agents with intrinsic motivation)
  • Jaeseon Lee (Evolutionary learning of cooperative behaviors of multiple agents)


PhD Students

  • Seong-Ho Choi (Deep story embedding using hierarchical memory networks)
  • Kibeom Kim (Perception-action cycle learning with deep neural networks for home robots)
  • Joonho Kim (Reinforcement Learning and GAN)
  • Inwoo Hwang

MS Students


Former Members

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Last update: November 26, 2019.