Computer Graphics Department, Max Planck Institute for Informatics (Saarbrücken, Germany)
Postdoctoral researcher, May. 2017 – current

Biomedical Optics Lab, KAIST (Daejeon, Korea)
Postdoctoral researcher, Mar. 2017 – April. 2017

The George R.Harrison Spectroscopy Lab, MIT (Boston, USA)
Visiting researcher, Jul. 2014 – Aug. 2014
Experiment on 2D digital optical phase conjugation

Institut Neel, CNRS (Grenoble, France)  
Intern researcher, Sep. 2009 – Dec. 2009                                 
Experiment on magnetization reversal processes inside iron dot domain walls using Magnetic Force Microscopy

Grenoble Institute of Technology (Grenoble, France)
Exchange student in Phelma, Feb. 2009 – Jan. 2010

Advanced Photonics Research Institute (Gwangju, Republic of Korea)
Intern researcher, Jun. 2008 – Aug. 2008
Developed a laser quality analysis program using Matlab, trainings on 100TW femto-second laser experiments


Ph. D. in Physics                                    
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Feb. 2011 – Feb. 2017

B.S. in Physics and Mathematical Science 
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Mar. 2006 – Feb. 2011


The Fumio Okano Best 3D Paper Award, 2018
Digital 3D holographic display using scattering layers for enhanced viewing angle and image size
Three-Dimensional Imaging, Visualization, and Display 2018 (SPIE Defense+Commercial Sensing)

Shinmyung Best Thesis Award, 2017
Study of digital 3D holographic display using scattering media
Awarded by the President of KAIST

Outstanding Poster Award, 2016
Digital 3D holographic display with extended viewing angle and image size by active control of volume speckle fields
The Sixth Japan-Korea Workshop on Digital Holography and Information Photonics

Pre-doctoral fellow of Physics at KAIST, 2015

Best paper award, 2015
Depth enhanced 2-D optical coherence tomography using complex wavefront shaping
Optical Society of Korea Conference 

Best presentation award, 2013
Measurement of Large Optical Transmission Matrices of Complex Media
Korean Physical Society Conference