Last updated on March/11/2015

 김익재

Ig-Jae Kim, Ph.D.

Principal Research Scientist

Imaging Media Research Center

Korea Institute of Science and Technology

Office : +82-2-958-5766

Email: kij at imrc.kist.re.kr

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Brief Bio:

Dr. Ig-Jae Kim is a principal research scientist at Imaging Media Research Center in Korea Institute of Science and Technology since 1998. He is also associate professor at University of Science and Technology. He had worked in MIT Media Lab as a postdoctoral researcher. He holds a PhD from Seoul National University. He is interested in computer graphics and animation, computational photography, computer vision, and AR/VR. He published over 70 fully-refereed papers in leading venues, including SIGGRAPH, Eurographics, SIGCHI and so on. He is also actively contributing to his research community as a paper reviewer or international program committee such as ACM Transaction On Graphics, IEEE TVCG, ACM SIGGRAPH, SIGGRAPH ASIA, SIGCHI, Eurographics, UbiComp, ISMAR etc.

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Teaching:

 2009 Spring : Computer Graphics and Animation,  2010 Fall : Imaging Media I, 2011 Spring : Imaging Media II,  2012 Spring : Computational Photography, 2012 Fall : Imaging Media I. 2013 Spring: Computer Graphics

Professional Services:

1.      Involved International Conferences :

-  IEEE Conference on Virtual Reality: Program Committee (2013, 2015), Panel Chair (2015), Tutorial Chair (2014)

 - Korea-Japan Workshop on Mixed Reality : General Chair (2013, 2014), Program Chair (2011, 2012)

 - ISMAR : Incorporate Chair (2010), Demo Chair (2015)

- SIGGRAPH ASIA 2010

2.      Reviewer : IEEE Transaction on Visualization and Computer Graphics(TVCG), ACM Transaction on Graphics (TOG), IEEE ISMAR (2009~2011), IEEE VR (2011~2015), UbiComp (2009-2011), ACM SIGGRAPH (2008-2010), ACM SIGGRAPH ASIA (2009~2010), Electronic Letters

Recent Projects:

1. 3D Face Recognition (Korea Police Dept., 2014.6~Current, Director)

2. Digital Human Project (Dexter Digital, 2014.6~2016.5, Director)

3. 3D Montage Generation and Face Prediction with Age updated (2011.6~2014.5, Director)

4.   Next Smart User Interface (2011, Director)

5.   Mobile Augmented Reality based Tour Service (2009.3~2013.2)

6.   Social Media based 3D Mirror World Generation and Collaboration (2010~2019)

 7. Personalized Life Log System (2006~2009)

Publications (selected):

Single-view-based 3D Facial Reconstruction Method Robust against Pose Variation,
J. Jo, H. Choi, I. J. Kim and J. Kim
Pattern Recognition, Vol. 48, Issue 1, pp.73~85, Jan., 2015.

3D Face-aware Electronics with Low-Resolution Imaging,
Y. J. Hong, J. Kim, J. H. Cho, and I. J. Kim
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 8530, pp. 89-96, Jun., 2014.

Expression Recognition Driven Virtual Human Animation,
J. H, Cho, Y. J. Hong, and I. J. Kim
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 8530, pp. 89-96, Jun., 2014.

Detecting Driver Drowsiness using Feature-level Fusion and user-specific classification,
J. Jo, S. J. Lee, K. R. Park, I. J. Kim and J. Kim
Experts systems with application, Mar., 2014.

Smart Booklet: Tour Guide System with Mobile Augmented Reality,
H. Choi, G. Han, and I. J. Kim
International Conference on Consumer Electronics, Jan., 2014.

3D Multi-Spectrum Sensor System with Face Recognition,
J. Kim, S. Yu, I. J. Kim, S. Lee 
Sensors, Sept., 2013.

Web Image-based Super-resolution,
J. H. Lee, S. C. Ahn, H. Lim, I. J. Kim, J. Kim, H. Kim 
International Conference on Pattern Recognition, Nov., 2012.

Interactive Control Tool for Tongue Animation,
Ig-Jae Kim and Yujin Hong 
International conference on Information and Science Technology, April, 2012.

Hightlighted DOF Photography: Shining Light on Focus, PDF 
J. Kim, R. Horstmeyer, I. J. Kim, and R. Raskar 
ACM Transactions on Graphics, Vol. 30, No. 3, Article 24, May, 2011.(SIGGRAPH 2011)

Indoor Location Sensing Using Geo-Magnetism, PDF 
J. Chung, M. Donahoe, C. Schmandt, I. J. Kim, P. Razavai, and M. Wiseman 
The 9th International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services(Mobisys), June, 2011.

Introduction to Augmented Reality and Its Applications,
Ig-Jae Kim
ACM SIGGRAPH ASIA, Course, Dec., 2010. PDF

Back Talk: An Auditory Environment for Social Television Viewing,
Andrea Colaco, Ig-Jae Kim, and Chris Schmandt
IEEE Consumer Communication Networking Conference, Jan., 2011.

Guiding Light: Navigation Assistance System Using Projection Based Augmented Reality, PDF
Jaewoo Chung, Ig-Jae Kim, and Chris Schmandt
IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics, Jan., 2011.

Engagement Sensing for Enhancing Video Viewing, PDF
Andrea Colaco, Ig-Jae Kim, and Chris Schmandt
IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics, Jan., 2011.

iLight: Information FlashLight on Objects using Handheld Projector, PDF
Sunjun Kim, Jaewoo Chung, Alice Oh, Chris Schmandt, and Ig-Jae Kim
ACM SIGCHI 2010, April, 2010.

Mobile Health Monitoring System Based on Activity Recognition,
Yu-Jin Hong, Ig-Jae Kim, Sang Chul Ahn, and Hyoung-Gon Kim
Journal of Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory, Elsevier, Vol. 18, Issue 4, pp.446-445, April, 2010. PDF

Experience Sharing in Tangible Web based on Lifelog,
Ig-Jae Kim, Sang Chul Ahn, and Hyoung-Gon Kim
ASIAGRAPH, Oct., 2008. PDF

Automatic Lifelog Media Annotation based on Heterogeneous Sensor Fusion,
Ig-Jae Kim, Sang Chul Ahn, Heedong Ko and Hyoung-Gon Kim
IEEE International Conf. on Multisensor Fusion and Integration for Intelligent Systems, Aug., 2008. PDF

Tiled Stereo Display System for Immersive Telemeeting,
Ig-Jae Kim, Sang Chul Ahn and Hyoung-Gon Kim
Journal of Information Display, Vol.8, No.4, December, 2007.

Multi-Level Experience Retrieval for the Personal Lifelog Media System,
Baud H. Prananto, Ig-Jae Kim and Hyoung-Gon Kim
IEEE International Conference on Signal Image Technology & Internet Based Systems, December, 2007. PDF

Intuitive Quasi-Eigen Faces,
Ig-Jae Kim and Hyeong-Seok Ko
ACM GRAPHITE 2007, December, 2007. PDF

ADL Classification Using Triaxial Accelerometers and RFID,
Ig-Jae Kim, Saemi Im, Eugene Hong, Sang Chul Ahn and Hyoung-Gon Kim
International Workshop on Ubiquitous Convergence Technology, November, 2007. PDF

3D Lip-Synch Generation with Data-Faithful Machine Learning,
Ig-Jae Kim and Hyeong-Seok Ko
Eurogrpahics 2007, Computer Graphics Forum, Volume 26, Number 3, September, 2007. PDF

Personalized Life Log Media System in Ubiquitous Environment,
Ig-Jae Kim, Sang Chul Ahn and Hyoung-Gon Kim
Lecture Notes in Computer Science(LNCS), Volume 4412, December, 2006. PDF

Video Surveillance Using Dynamic Configuration Of Multiple Active Cameras,
Hyoungnyoun Kim, Ig-Jae Kim and Hyoung-Gon Kim
International Conference on Image Processing(ICIP), October, 2006. PDF

Expressive Facial Animation using Quasi-Eigen Faces,
Ig-Jae Kim and Hyeong-Seok Ko
SIGGRAPH technical sketches, July, 2006. PDF

Intelligent 3D Video Avatar for Immersive Telecommunication,
Sang-Yup LeeIg-Jae Kim, Sang Chul Ahn, Myo-Taeg Lim and Hyoung-Gon Kim
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 3809, December, 2005, pp. 726-735. PDF

Augmented Telexistence in Smart Space ,
Ig-Jae Kim, Sang-Yup Lee, Sang Chul Ahn and Hyoung-Gon Kim
International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence, December, 2005. PDF

Networked based Tiled Display Systems for General Purpose,
Ig-Jae Kim, Sang Chul Ahn and Hyoung-Gon Kim
International Technical Conference on Circuits/System, Computers and Communications, July, 2005. PDF

Active Segmentation for Immersive Live Avatar ,
Sang-Yup Lee, Ig-Jae Kim, Sang Chul Ahn and Hyoung-Gon Kim
Electronics Letters, Vol. 40, 2004. PDF

Large Display Interaction using Video Avatar and Hand Gesture Recognition,
Sang Chul Ahn, Tae-Sung Lee, Ig-Jae Kim, Yong-Moo Kwon and Hyoung-Gon Kim
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2004, pp. 261-268. PDF

Interactive Immersive Display,
Sang Chul Ahn, Ig-Jae Kim, Hyoung-Gon Kim and Sungdo Ha
International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence, TSI Workshop, 2004. PDF

Magic Mirror : A new VR platform design and its applications,
Ig-Jae Kim, Hyun-Jin Lee and Hyoung-Gon Kim
ACM SIGCHI International Conference on Advances in Computer Entertainment Technology, 2004. PDF

Real Time 3D Avatar for Interactive Mixed Reality,
Sang-Yup Lee, Ig-Jae Kim, Sang Chul Ahn, Heedong Ko and Hyoung-Gon Kim
ACM SIGGRAPH International Conf. on Virtual Reality Continuum and Its Application, June, 2004. PDF

News Clippings (selected):

DongKwolDo : KISTORY, 2012/12/11 Link

Augmented Reality : YTN ScienceTV, 2010/09/08 Link 
LifeLog : KBS 9 News, 2008/02/20 Link
Live Avatar : Joongangilbo, 2003/04/23 Link