Ahyoung Choi, Ph. D 

Department of Software, Gachon University
65 Bokjung Dong, Sujeong Gu, Seongnam City
Gyeonggi Do 461-701, South Korea

Office: IT department building 5-7(새롬관)
Contact: +82-31-750-8656
Email: aychoi AT gachon DOT ac DOT kr, choi.ahyoung AT gmail DOT com

I'm currently an assistant professor of the department of software at Gachon University, Seongnam, South Korea (2016 spring -). Before joining here, I worked at Samsung electronics (Suwon, S. Korea) from 2012 to 2016. In there, I participated in healthcare projects in which I developed algorithms to understand health and wellness related conditions of users based on biosignal processing, statistical data analysis for wearable/portable healthcare devices. From 2011 to 2012, I joined the Virtual Human project under Jonathan Gratch  of Institute of Creative Technology, University of Southern California (California, USA) (http://ict.usc.edu/)I received BS from Ewha Womans Univ. (Seoul, S. Korea) in 2004. I completed MS and Ph.D. from GIST (Gwangju, S. Korea) under prof. Woontack Woo ( http://uvrlab.org/ ) in 2005 and 2011, respectively. 

My research has been related to mobile healthcare, human-computer interaction, affective computing, context awareness and its application to agents, interfaces and mobile systems.

M.S./Ph.D./Pos-doc openings: 
We are looking for positive and passionate persons pursuing the graduate program and finding a postdoctoral position. If you have an interest in physiological signal analysis, machine learning, deep learning, and healthcare/wellness applications, please feel free to contact me by mail (aychoi@gachon.ac.kr). 

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