Who We Are

Who We are

Professor

Prof. Hyung-Soon Park

E-mail : hyungspark@kaist.ac.kr

Tel : +82-42-350-3038

Fax : 042-350-5038

  • Research Interest

Rehabilitating tools for upper and lower limbs, Robotic devices for therapeutic, assistive, and assessment, Soft exoskeleton, Brain imaging and brain machine interface, Virtual-reality systems for rehabilitation, Orthopedic biomechanics

  • Education
    • B.S. Precision Engineering & Mechatronics, KAIST
    • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, KAIST
    • Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, KAIST(2004)
  • Professional Experience
    • Jan 2004~ Mar 2009: Research Associate/Research Scientist, Rehabilitation Institutes of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    • Oct 2005~ Mar 2009: Director of Engineering, Rehabtek LLC, Wilmette, IL
    • Apr 2009~ June 2013: Staff Scientist, Rehabilitation Medicine Department, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
    • Research Assistant Professor at Northwestern University, Chicago, IL
  •  Honors and Awards
    • 1994 Summa Cum Laude, KAIST Department of Mechanical Engineering, Daejeon, South Korea
    • 2005 NSF (National Science Foundation) ICRA -05 Award,
    • 2006 IEEE International conference on Robotics and Automation, Barcelona, Spain
    • 2007 NSF (National Science Foundation) STTR/SBIR Phase I, Grant Number 0539841
    • 2008 US Department of Education, NIDRR, SBIR Grant Number H133S070060
    • 2008 NSF STTR/SBIR Phase II, Grant Number 0750515
    • 2008 US Department of Education, NIDRR, Distinguished Fellowship, Grant Number H133F080021
    • 2008 US Department of Education, NIDRR, SBIR Phase II Grant Number H133S080076

Ph.D. Course Students

Sanghoon Chae

E-mail: sh27.chae@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2006 B.S Electrical engineering,
Seoul National University
2010 M.D Medicine,
Kyungbook National University

Professional Experience:
2011.03 ~ 2015.02 Medical Doctor,
Department of orthopedic surgery, Samsung Medical Center

Donghyun Kim

E-mail: bomdon@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2014 B.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST
2016 M.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Jeongho Park

E-mail: mosseley@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2014 B.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST
2016 M.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Kyoungsoub Lee

E-mail: lks0872@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2015 B.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST
2017 M.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Sojung Kim

E-mail: thwjd8114@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2016 B.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST
2018 M.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Sihwan Heo

E-mail: hershey@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2016 B.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST
2018 M.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Buyoun Cho

E-mail: cho19920922@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2015 B.S Mechanical Engineering, Hanyang Univ.
2018 M.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Yusung Kim

E-mail: fjfrom92@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2016 B.S Mechanical Engineering, POSTECH
2019 M.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Hangil Lee

E-mail: leehangil@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2017 B.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST
2019 M.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Seonghyeon Jo

E-mail: sh.jo@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2017 B.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST
2019 M.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

M.S. Course Students

Chanbeom Park

E-mail: pcb3454@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2018 B.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Geondo Lee

E-mail: gorden2002@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2018 B.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Sungyun Cho

E-mail: cho0410@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2018 B.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Yeonhun Ryu

E-mail: yhryu0409@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2018 B.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

YeChan Lee

E-mail: neo9se@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2019 B.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Alumni

Postdoctral Researchers

Seong-Tae Kim

E-mail: robot@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2000 B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Hanyang University
2002 M.S. Mechanical Engineering, KAIST
2016 Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Professional Experience:
2008.12 ~ 2016.02 Senior Research Engineer,
Central Research Institute, SAMSUNG HEAVY INDUSTRIES CO., LTD

Keonyoung Oh

E-mail: kyoh@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2009 B.S. Mechanical Engineering,
Korea University
2012 M.S. Mechanical Engineering, KAIST
2016 Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Yushin Kim

E-mail: yushinkim@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2007 P.T. Physical Therapy,
Korea University
2010 MHSc. Rehabilitation Science,
Korea University
2014 Ph.D. Rehabilitation Science,
Korea University

Professional Experience
Jan 2007 ~ Jun 2008 : Physical Therapist, SKY Sports Medical Hospital.
Dec 2014 ~ Nov 2016 : Post-Doc.,
Rehabilitation Medicine Department, Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

M.S. Students

Yongkyeong Kim

E-mail: yk_kim@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2013 B.S Mechatronics Engineering, KOREATECH
2016 M.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Dokyeong Ha

E-mail: dkha1993@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2014 B.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST
2016 M.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Seungbum Lee

E-mail: chwhint@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2014 B.S Mechanical Engineering, Hanyang University
2017 M.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST

Seongjin Hong

E-mail: hong.micah@kaist.ac.kr

Education:
2016 B.S Mechanical Engineering,
Inha University
2018 M.S Mechanical Engineering, KAIST