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Joohee Park and Young-Woo Park (Advisor: Prof. Tek-Jin Nam) received a Silver Prize from “The 20th HumanTech Paper Award” hosted by Samsung Electronics and sponsored by the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning. The paper is “Wrigglo: Shape-Changing Peripheral for Emotional Mobile Communication” and conducted as a Joohee Park’s Master Thesis. The HumanTech Paper Award is the South Korea’s largest paper award in the science and engineering field, and it is the first time that a paper from the design field awarded the Silver Prize. This is the case that shows the capability of Department of Industrial Design at KAIST where produces the best design experts who have engineering knowledge. The related paper with this award is presented in the session of paper, demo exhibition and video showcase at CHI 2014 (May, Toronto Canada) which is the best international conference in the field of Human-computer Interaction.
Outstanding Paper Award on the DSUS Spring 2020

(from left: Prof. Woohun Lee, Byoungjae Kim and Jiwoo Hong) Byoungjae Kim, Jiwoo Hong, and Prof. Woohun Lee won the Outstandi...

Professor Tek-jin Nam Elected to DSR Int’l Advisory Council​

<Professor Tek-jin Nam> <Design Research Society Logo> Professor Tek-jin Nam from the Department of Industrial Desi...

Prof. Hyeon-Jeong Suk’s article listed in top 100 Scientific Reports neuroscience papers in 2019

A research article by Dr. Kyungah Choi, Taesu Kim, and Prof. Hyeon-Jeong Suk is listed in one of the top 100 downloaded n...

The First Wednesday Multidisciplinary Forum

(Prof. Ki-Young Nam from IDKAIST at the First Wednesday Multidisciplinary Forum) The First Wednesday Multidisciplinary Forum co...

[Visit] US Office of Naval Research Global

Dr. Patricia Gruber and Capt. Mathew Farr from the US Office of Naval Research Global visited ID KAIST on October 8, 2...

[Visit] Head of Department of Design at Drexel University

(from left: Dr. Chi-won Ahn from National Nanofab Center, Dr. Ann Gerondelis from Drexel University and HoD Tek-Jin N...

Lunch Talk with Prof. Bora Shin from ArtCenter College of Design

Bora Shin, adjunct professor in Graphic Design in ArtCenter College of Design, visited IDKAIST to give a lunch talk on ...

Lunch Talk with Graphic Designer Deborah Kim

Deborah Kim, a Graphic designer, visited IDKAIST to give a lunch talk on 2nd July 2019. The title was "With Basic Bey...