Byounghyun Yoo · 유병현

Publication List :

Technical Expertise and Research Interests

  • Web Science and Web3D: Extensible 3D (X3D) Earth, 3D geospatial technologies, interoperability and standardization of GIS and CAD data, GIS for virtual reality and Web application, multi-resolution terrain tile generation, large-scale virtual environment construction, digital city modeling.
  • Computer Graphics: X3D, geospatial visualization, image-based modeling and rendering of geospatial information.
  • Virtual Reality and Human Computer Interaction: modeling and simulation for virtual design/manufacturing/engineering, multi-sensory VR/AR effects and simulator control, interactive show control.
  • Sensor Web: sensor data markup, metadata, scientific contents management, Web3D visualization, database, sensor Web portal, and Webizing internet of things (IoT).
  • Social Design and Manufacturing: cloud-based computing for social collaboration of product design, manufacturing, and materialization using 3D printing.

Research and Consulting Activities

  • Cyberinfrastructure for the CENSAM Project CENSAM Cyberinfrastructure group (PI: Jud Harward, MIT CECI Associate Director) has developed a Cyberinfrastructure framework with three components: CENSAM data repository (CDR), CENSAM Cyberinfrastructure (CCI) and Provenance system. The CDR ...
    Posted Nov 1, 2012, 2:02 AM by Byounghyun Yoo
  • 3D simulation infrastructure using high-resolution satellite imagery April 2008 - Present This posting will be updated soon.
    Posted Dec 4, 2008, 1:09 PM by Byounghyun Yoo
  • X3D Earth March 2007 - Present Developing ‘X3D Earth’, that is the standards-based 3D visualization infrastructure for all manner of real-world objects and information constructs in a geospatial context (http://www ...
    Posted Feb 27, 2012, 4:03 AM by Byounghyun Yoo
  • Coast guard vulcan simulator October 2006 - February 2007 Developing the 'Coast Guard Vulcan Simulator'. Major contribution to motion generation and VR effects of Vulcan simulation, and consulting 3D visualization for the training simulation, sponsored ...
    Posted Dec 4, 2008, 2:24 AM by Byounghyun Yoo
  • Motion simulation of humanoid behavior Jun 2006 - November 2006 Developed the motion simulation software to design, author and simulate behavior of humanoid.
    Posted Dec 4, 2008, 4:37 AM by Byounghyun Yoo
  • Mars exploration 2020 October 2005 - September 2006 Developed the VR effect system for 'Mars Exploration 2020', including the motion effect using 2 degree of freedom motion chair, and lighting control using DMX512. Sponsored ...
    Posted Dec 4, 2008, 2:23 AM by Byounghyun Yoo
  • Science and cultural experience system using virtual reality technology November 2003 - September 2005 Developed the 'Science and Cultural Experience System using Virtual Reality Technology'. Applied to 'Exploration into the human body', sponsored by National Science Museum of Korea. Developed ...
    Posted Dec 4, 2008, 2:22 AM by Byounghyun Yoo
  • Image-based modeling and rendering technology for large-scale urban environment July 2003 - February 2006 Developed the 'Image-based Modeling and Rendering Technology for Large-scale Urban Environment' used to modeling virtual environment of Daejeon, Korea, using GIS data sponsored by ...
    Posted Dec 4, 2008, 2:23 AM by Byounghyun Yoo
  • Object VR technology January 2002 - September 2003 Developed 'Object VR Technology' sponsored by PartDB Co., Ltd.Director of Virtual Reality Team at PartDB Co. Ltd's research laboratory. The object VR technology was ...
    Posted Dec 4, 2008, 1:17 AM by Byounghyun Yoo
  • Sports helicopter VR simulator August 2000 - February 2003 Executive researcher of Physical Reality Team at Virtual Reality Research Center (VRRC). Developed the 'Sports Helicopter VR Simulator' sponsored by Ministry of Science and Technology. Implemented ...
    Posted Dec 4, 2008, 2:18 AM by Byounghyun Yoo
  • Multi-user vehicle simulator January 2000 - December 2001 Developed a 'Multi-user Vehicle Simulator'. Developed improved version of a vehicle simulator using HMD and beam-projection in distributed environment. Two simulators in different locations ...
    Posted Dec 4, 2008, 2:17 AM by Byounghyun Yoo
  • Quality checker for CAD model November 1999 - October 2000 Developed the 'Quality Checker for CAD Model' sponsored by Hyundai Motor Company. Contributed to developing CAD model quality checker which can verify the quality of heavy ...
    Posted Dec 4, 2008, 1:18 AM by Byounghyun Yoo
  • Bicycle VR simulator March 1999 - February 2000 Developed the 'Bicycle VR Simulator' including a virtual environment of the KAIST campus. This included design and construction of virtual environment, implementation of real-time rendering ...
    Posted Dec 4, 2008, 1:18 AM by Byounghyun Yoo
  • Boolean operator for selective storage data structure July 1998 - February 1999 Developed the 'Boolean Operator for Selective Storage Data Structure' used in the 3D CAD modeling kernel. Implemented fundamental operations called 'Boolean operator' which was used in ...
    Posted Dec 4, 2008, 1:18 AM by Byounghyun Yoo
  • Collaborative design using supercomputer November 1997 - July 1998 Researched 'Collaborative Design using Supercomputer' sponsored by Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute. Contributed to developing the collaborative design environment with video conference system for design modification ...
    Posted Dec 4, 2008, 1:18 AM by Byounghyun Yoo
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Professional Experiences

March 2016 - Present Associate Professor, Human-Computer Interaction and Robotics, University of Science and Technology (UST), Daejeon, Korea
September 2015 - Present Senior Research Scientist, Center for Imaging Media Research, Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST), Seoul, Korea
December 2012 - August 2015 KRCF Senior Research Fellow, Imaging Media Research Center (IMRC), Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST), Seoul, Korea
April 2009 - December 2012 Research Scientist, Center for Environmental Sensing and Modeling (CENSAM), Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART), MIT
April 2009 - March 2011 Visiting Research Scientist, Center for Educational Computing Initiatives (CECI), MIT
March 2007 - February 2009
Web3D Fellow, Web3D Consortium (Announcement)
March 2007 - February 2009
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Modeling, Virtual Environments, and Simulation (MOVES) Institute, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, USA
July 2003 - February 2007 Researcher of the Information Technology Research Center (ITRC)
October 2003 - February 2007 Staff member of the International Journal of CAD/CAM (IJCC)
January 2002 - January 2003 Director of the Virtual Reality Team at PartDB Co., Ltd., Daejeon, Korea
July 2000 - February 2003 Researcher of the Virtual Reality Research Center (VRRC)
September 1999 - Present Consultant for the Virtual Reality Team at PartDB Co., Ltd., Daejeon, Korea
March 1999 - February 2006 Research assistant of KAIST
March 1999 - February 2003 Teaching assistant of KAIST
September 1997 - February 1999 Research assistant of KAIST
July 1997 - August 1997 Internship at Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
September 1996 Lectured an Internet Class at Samsung Fire Co., Ltd.
June 1995 - January 1996 Word processor Hangul Team, Hangul and Computer (Haansoft, Inc., Seoul Korea)
July 1995 - August 1995 Internship at LG Semiconductor Co., Ltd. (Hynix Semiconductor Inc.)

Awards / Grants

21 August 2014 Silver Prize, The 15th CAD/CAM Competition in Software 
21 October 2012 Best Paper Award, IADIS International Conference WWW/Internet 2012
5 April 2012 KRCF Research Fellowship, Korea Research Council of Fundamental Science and Technology
25 November 2008 Web3D Fellowship from the Web3D Consortium
22 August 2006 Post-Doctoral Fellowship from The Korea Research Foundation
28 May 2005 Best Paper Award, The Korea Society for Simulation
2002 Best Paper Award Nominee, Gaheon Academic Award from Society of CAD/CAM Engineers in Korea
1999 - 2002 Teaching Assistantship, KAIST
1997 - 2005 Research Assistantship, KAIST
1997 - 2002 National Scholarship from the Korean Government
September 1996 The Highest Honor Prize from Yonsei University, Seoul Korea
March 1996 The Honor Prize from Yonsei University, Seoul Korea
1993 - 1996 Undergraduate Scholarship from Yonsei University, Seoul Korea

Professional Services

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