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Seok-Hyung Bae (Ph.D.), the inventor of the ILoveSketch 3D sketching program, was appointed both as an assistant professor at the Department of Industrial Design, KAIST, and as an concurrent professor at KAIST Institute for Information Technology Convergence on February 1, 2010. Prof. Seok-Hyung Bae received his B.S. and M.S. from the Department of Mechanical Engineering, KAIST, and his Ph.D. from the Department of Industrial Engineering, KAIST, in the field of NURBS surface modeling. He has researched computer-aided styling (CAS in both academia and industry, including the Virtual Reality Research Center (VRRC, KAIST), the Virtual System Laboratory (VSL, Gifu University), the Dynamic Graphics Project lab (dgp, University of Toronto), and DaimlerChrysler Product Design Office (PDO). His main research interest is to develop digital design applications and interaction techniques that help design professionals' everyday activities by combining 3D geometric modeling and computer graphics with human-computer interaction (HCI). He opens a course this semester - CAD & 3D Modeling (ID309). Prof. Ji-Won Song, who was appointed as a visiting professor at the BK21 Design Research Unit, is an alumnus of ID KAIST (Undergraduate 91’). She had worked for Samsung SDS (Interface designer), and Inje University (Research Professor). She finished her M.S. at ID KAIST and Georgia Institute of Technology, US and she is currently PhD Design Research student at Brunel University, UK. Her research interest is focusing on interaction design, user experience design, and design research methodology. She will co-lecture Two-Dimensional Design (ID211) with Prof. Suk this semester. She also is in charge of International exchange and the department supports of ID KAIST.
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...