Academic Society Activities
Byoung-Tak Zhang

Journal Editorship


Conference Committees


Invited Talks and Tutorials

  • Invited Talk on Discovery of Higher-Order Interaction Patterns from High-Dimensional Data, Moscow State University, Faculty of Computational Mathematics and Cybernetics, Moscow, Russia, February 22, 2007.
  • Invited Talk on Probabilistic DNA Computing: A DNA-Based Evolutionary Computing Model for Machine Leaning, 10th Asia-Pacific Workshop on Intelligent and Evolutionary Systems (IES2006), Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, November 25, 2006.
  • Invited Talk on From Computational Biology to Biological Computation and Back, Bio-CEO Program, SNU, November 21, 2006.
  • Invited Talk on Biologically Inspired Computing for Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, Tutorial for The Korean Datamining Society Fall Conference, Dongkuk University,  November 11, 2006.
  • Invited Talk on Information Processing in Biomolecular Networks: Modeling and Application,  National Cancer Institute of Korea, October 31, 2006.
  • Invited Talk on Molecular Evolutionary Learning of DNA-Based Kernel Machines, Bio-Inspired Computing: Theory and Applications (BIC-TA), Wuhan, China, September 21, 2006.
  • Invited Talk on Biologically Inspired Computing: Models, Technologies, and Applications, National Cancer Institute of Korea, July 4, 2006.
  • Invited Talk on Learning with Hypergraphs in Molecular Computing, Berlin Univ. of Technology, Germany, Fabruary 14, 2006.
  • Invited Talk on Probabilistic Molecular Computing with Evolutionary Self-assembly of DNA Networks, Center for NanoScience (CeNS), Univ. of Munich, Molecular Networks, Germany, January 24, 2006.
  • Invited Talk on Molecular Computational Engines of Intelligence, The Second Joint Symposium on Computational Intelligence (JSCI), KAIST, January 19, 2006.
  • Invited Talk on Hyperinteration Network Models of Learning in Biomolecular Computers, The 1st IEEE Computational INtelligence Society (CIS) Korea Chapter Conference, Korea University, November 25, 2005.
  • Invited Talk on Biomolecular Computers: Using Biology to Solve Computational Problems in Biology, ICU, November 23, 2005.
  • Invited Talk on Unconventional Computing, Molecular Computer Technology, and Self-Organizing Hardware, Samsung Electronics. Co. Ltd. October 10, 2005.
  • Invited Talk on Probabilistic Learning and Inference with DNA Molecules, The 2nd International Conference on Biocomputers 2005, September 29, 2005.
  • Invited Talk on Nanobiointelligence Molecular computers, National Cancer Center, June 21, 2005.
  • Invited Talk on PLM: A Probabilistic Model for Learning and Inference Based on DNA Computing, KFIS The 23rd Spring Conference, April 30, 2005.
  • Invited Talk on Brain in a Test Tube, International Brain Week, Chungbuk National University, March 18, 2005.
  • Invited Talk on DNA Computing for Molecular Medicine, Korea Bio-Max Hub, IVI, Seoul National University, December 20, 2004.
  • Invited Talk on Biocomputers for Biomedical Application, National Cancer Center, October 26, 2004.
  • Invited Talk on Directed Molecular Evolution of Pattern Classifiers, MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), Fabruary 4, 2004.
  • Invited Talk on Computational Biology and Biological Computation, Dept. of Computer Science, University of Tokyo, November 28, 2003.
  • Invited Talk on The Role of Biomolecular Computation in the Study of Evolution in Nature and Engineered Systems, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology & Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Princeton University, October 17, 2003
  • Invited Talk on Evolutionary Dynamics in Biomolecular Reaction Networks, MIT Dept. of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, October 7, 2003.
  • Invited Talk on DNA Code Design for Biochips and Molecular Computing, MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), October 1, 2003.
  • Invited Talk on The Mind, the Brain, Cells, Molecules, and the Computer, School of Computer Science and Engineering, Seoul National University, April 18, 2003.
  • Invited Talk of Colloquium on Nano-scale Thermodynamic Computing with DNA Molecules, School of Physics and Astronomy, Seoul National University, March 12, 2003.
  • Invited Talk on Biological Computation and Computational Biology, The Tido Group, MIT, Cambridge, Feburary 14, 2003
  • Invited Talk on Self-Organizing Latent Lattice Models for Temporal Gene Expression Profiling, Harvard Medical School, Children's Hospital Library, Boston, February 14, 2003.
  • Invited Talk on Computational Biology and Biological Computation, Korea-Italy Workshop on Bioinformatics for Biotechnology 2002, Institute for Molecular Biology and Genetics, December 6, 2002.
  • Invited Talk on DNA-Based Biochemical Nanocomputing: Opportunities and Technological Challenges, Asian Institute of NanobioScience and Technology foundation Ceremony and Celebratory International Symposium, Paradise Hotel Busan, November 23, 2002.
  • Invited Talk on Probabilistic Graphical Models for DNA Chip Data Mining, Technical University of Berlin, February 12, 2002.
  • Invited Talk on Evolutionary Computation with Biomolecules, German National Research Center for Information Technology (GMD), Bonn, Germany, January 31, 2002.
  • Invited Talk on Evolutionary Computation with Biomolecules, Center of Advanced European Studies and Research (CAESAR), January 31, 2002.
  • Invited Talk on Evolutionary Computation with Biomolecules, Dortmund University, January 28, 2002.
  • Plenary talk on Molecular Programming: Molecular Algorithms for Efficient and Reliable DNA Computing at GP-98, Madison, Wisconsin, July 1998.
  • Tutorial on Genetic Programming (PPT file) at SEAL-98, Canberra, Australia, November 24, 1998.
  • Tutorial on Evolutionary Data Mining at the SIG Data Mining Workshop of the Korea Management Science Society, October 15, 1998.
  • Tutorial on Genetic Programming at the Second Asia-Pacific Conference on Simulated Evolution and Learning (SEAL-98), Canberra, Australia, November 24-27, 1998.
  • Tutorial on Program Growth Control in Genetic Programming at the Second Annual Genetic Programming Conference (GP-97), Stanford, CA, July 13-16, 1997.
  • Tutorial on Theory and Applications of Evolutionary Computation at 1996 Fall Conference of the Korea Information Science Society, Yongin, October 1996.
  • Invited talk on Information Agents with Learnability at 1998 KISS SIG Workshop on Intelligent Agents, Daewoo Building, June 1998.
  • Invited talk on Active Learning by Combination of Neural Networks and Evolutionary Algorithms at 1996 Fall Conference of the Fuzzy Logic and Intelligent Systems Society, Yonsei University, October 1996.
  • Invited talk on Genetic Synthesis of Neural Networks at 1994 European Conference on Intelligent Techniques and Soft Computing (EUFIT'94), Aachen, May 1994.

Biointelligence Lab School of Computer Sci. & Eng. Seoul National University