Suk Kyu Lee, Ph. D.

Contact Information

Email: skjl25@gmail.com

LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/skjl25


Education

Korea University, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, August 2015

  • Dissertation: Devising A Mobile Multimedia System and Its Applications
  • Advisor: Professor Hwangnam Kim

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, USA

  • B.S. in Computer Science, May 2009

Research Experience

LG Electronics Inc., Seoul, Republic of Korea
Senior Research Engineer November 2015 - Present

  • Developing hardware architecture for video decoder

Wired & Wireless Inter-Networking Evaluation Laboratory, Korea University

Postdoctoral Researcher September 2015 - November 2015

  • Research on a link-aware 2D video streaming system for the mobile devices
  • Research on recognizing the emotional state of the user based on the human body postures
  • Research on a gastroscopy system that can identify gastric cancer and lesions

Wired & Wireless Inter-Networking Evaluation Laboratory, Korea University

Research Assistant September 2009 - August 2015

  • Designed and implemented a link-aware 2D streaming system for the mobile devices
  • Developed a real-time automatic video editing system with multiple number of 3D cameras
  • Designed and implemented a 3D data compression and 3D contents distribution for the mobile devices
  • Research on an algorithm to store multi information into one visual entity
  • Research on recognizing the emotional state of the user based on the human body postures
  • Developed a gastroscopy system that can recognize gastric cancer and lesions
  • Developed a service differentiation framework for virtualized network devices to control the bandwidth 

Hewlett Packard (HP) Laboratory, Palo Alto, CA, USA
Visiting Researcher
July 2012 - August 2012

  • Designed and implemented an intermediate view synthesis algorithm for real-time multiple cameras at Mobile Immersive Lab.
  • Mentor: Dr. Irwin Sobel 

National Center for Supercomputing Applications, Urbana, IL, USA
Undergraduate Research Assistant September 2007 - June 2009

  • Developed a Tele-Immersive system within Linux environment by integrating Thermal-IR camera and Tyzx G2 system
  • Integrated thermal-IR camera to the TEEVE system within Windows environment
  • Designed a proximity based view switch management algorithm for Tyzx G2 system
  • Developed a calibration technique for 360 ◦ coverage using 3 camera clusters 

Tele-Immersion Lab, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
Undergraduate Research Assistant January 2007 - July 2007

  • Developed a multiple threshold background subtraction algorithm for the 3D reconstruction of the Tele-Immersive system 

Samsung Electronics, Suwon, Republic of Korea
Summer Intern  June 2006 - July 2006

  • Assisted the development of the machine to verify the calibration result of the CRT TV

Project Experience

  1. Research on Ubiquitous Mobility Management Methods for Higher Service Availability
    • Project period: 2008.03.01 – 2013.02.28
    • Funding agency: Korea Communications Commission
  2. Research on Developing HD resolution 3D Endoscopy System
    • Project period: 2011.12.01 – 2012.12.31
    • Funding agency: Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy
  3. Research on Developing Smart Home Connectivity N/W Technology
    • Project period: 2013.03.18 – 2013.08.31
    • Funding agency: Samsung Electronics
  4. 2013 Postdoctoral Fellowship Program for Foreign Researchers
    • Project period: 2013.09.01 – 2014.02.28
    • Funding agency: National Research Foundation of Korea
  5. Real-Time Streaming for Mobile Devices based on Adaptive Link-Aware Video Compression Technique
    • Project period: 2013.11.01 – 2014.06.30
    • Funding agency: Naver Corporation
  6. Net-Drone: Improvising Network Infrastructure with Drone Fleet
    • Project period: 2014.06.01 – 2016.11.30
    • Funding agency: Samsung Research Funding Center of Samsung Electronics

Software Projects

  1. CoSA Encoder/Decoder   : https://github.com/skjl25/cosa_enc
  2. Research Utility Library : https://github.com/skjl25/utility
  3. Other projects are available at https://github.com/skjl25

Teaching Experience

Korea University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Teaching Assistant

  • Fall 2013: Operating System (KECE340) at Korea University
  • Fall 2013: Data Structure and Algorithm (KECE208) at Korea University
  • Fall 2011: Data Structure and Algorithm (KEEE210) at Korea University
  • Spring 2010: Operating Systems (KEEE321) at Korea University
  • Fall 2009: Data Structure and Algorithm (KEEE210) at Korea University

Publications

See my google scholar profile for a complete list of publications and h-index

International Journals

  1. Suk Kyu Lee, Mungyu Bae, Woonghee Lee, and Hwangnam Kim, "CEPP: Perceiving Emotional State of the User Based on Body Posture", Applied Sciences, 2017, 7(10), 978.

  2. Suk Kyu LeeHyunsoon Kim, Albert Yongjoon Chung, and Hwangnam Kim, "Integrated Approach of Streaming 3D Multimedia Contents in Real-time for Mobile Devices", Multimedia Tools and Applications: 1-32, 2017.
  3. Mungyu Bae, Jiyeon Lee, Suk Kyu Lee, and Hwangnam Kim, "Securing mobile access with interactive image code and image key encryption," Security and Communication Networks 9.16 (2016): 3412-3427, November 2016.
  4. Suk Kyu Lee, Seungho Yoo, and Hwangnam Kim, "Devising a User Collaboration Scheme to Automatically Generate Videos", Multimedia Tools and Applications 75.8 (2016): 4615-4638.
  5. Suk Kyu Lee, Seungho Yoo, Jongtack Jung, Hwangnam Kim, and Jihoon Ryoo, "Link-aware reconfigurable point-to-point video streaming for mobile devices", ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications 12, 1, Article 9 (August 2015), 25 pages.
  6. Hwanate Kim, Suk Kyu Lee, Hyunsoon Kim, and Hwangnam Kim, "Implementing Home Energy Management System with UPnP and Mobile Applications", Computer Communications Journal, Volume 36, Issue 1, Pages 51-62, December 2012.
  7. Hwangnam Kim, Hyun Soon Kim, Suk Kyu Lee, Eun-Chan Park, Kyung-Joon Park, "Enabling location-aware quality-controlled access in wireless networks", in EURASIP Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking 2011, 2011:102.
  8. Hwangnam Kim, Eun-Chan Park, Suk Kyu Lee, and Chunyu Hu, "Fast performance assessment of IEEE 802.11-based wireless networks", in Mathematical and Computer Modelling, Volume 53, Issues 11-12, June 2011, Pages 2173-2191.
  9. Eun-Chan Park, Nojun Kwak, Suk Kyu Lee, Jong-Kook Kim, and Hwangnam Kim, "Provisioning QoS for WiFi-enabled Portable Devices in Home Networks", in KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems, Volume 5, Issue 4, April 2011, Pages 720-740. 

International Conference Proceedings

  1. Seungho Yoo, Jongtack Jung, Albert Y. Chung, Kangho Kim, Jiyeon Lee, Seongjoon Park, Suk Kyu Lee, Hyung Kyu Lee, and Hwangnam Kim, "Empowering Drones' Teamwork with Airborne Network", in Proceedings of IEEE AINA 2017, Taipei, Taiwan, March 2017.
  2. Soo Yeon Sohn, Dong Kyu Lee, Suk Kyu Lee, Hwangnam Kim, Yun Suhk Suh, Seong Ho Kong, Hyuk Joon Lee, and Han Kwang Yang, "WiLD: Widening View Angle for Lesion Detection with Gastroscopic Images", in Proceedings of IEEE ICC 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 2016.
  3. Seungho Yoo, Kangho Kim, Jongtack Jung, Albert Y. Chung, Jiyeon Lee, Suk Kyu Lee, Hyung Kyu Lee, and Hwangnam Kim, "Poster: A Multi-Drone Platform for Empowering Drones’ Teamwork", in Proceedings of ACM MobiCom 2015, Paris, France, September 2015.
  4. Jongtack Jung, Kangho Kim, Seungho Yoo, Mungyu Bae, Suk Kyu Lee, and Hwangnam Kim, "RSSI Localization with DB-Assisted Least Error Algorithm", in Proceedings of IEEE ICUFN 2015, Sapporo, Japan, July 2015.
  5. Albert Y. Chung, Jongtack Jung, Kangho Kim, Hyung Kyu Lee, Jiyeon Lee, Suk Kyu Lee, Seungho Yoo, and Hwangnam Kim (equal contribution), "Poster: Swarming Drones Can Connect You to the Network", in Proceedings of ACM MobiSys 2015, Florence, Italy, May 2015. [Best Poster Award]
  6.  Woonghee Lee, Mungyu Bae, Hyunsoon Kim, Suk Kyu Lee, and Hwangnam Kim, "MACoD: Mobile Device-Centric Approach for Identifying Access Point Congestion", in Proceedings of IEEE AINA 2015, Gwangju, Korea, March 2015.
  7. Suk Kyu Lee, Hyunsoon Kim, Woonghee Lee, Hwantae Kim, Jongtack Jung, and Hwangnam Kim, "ReMA: Real-Time 3D Video Streaming System for Mobile Devices", in Proceedings of IEEE IPCCC 2014, Austin, Texas, USA, December 2014.
  8. Suk Kyu Lee, Mungyu Bae, Albert Yongjoon Chung, and Hwangnam Kim, "D-mago: A Novel Visual Entity for Storing Emotional Feeling with Visual Imprint", in Proceedings of IEEE VCIP 2014, Valletta, Malta, December 2014.
  9. Suk Kyu Lee, Seungho Yoo, Eugene Kim, Hyunsoon Kim, Kangho Kim, and Hwangnam Kim, "EMVideo: User Collaboration Framework for Generating Multimedia Contents in Social Networks", in Proceedings of IEEE GLOBECOM 2014, Austin, Texas, USA, December 2014.
  10. Walid Abdallah, Suk kyu Lee, Hwangnam Kim, and Noureddine Boudriga, "Adaptive QoS and Security for Video Transmission over Wireless Networks: A Cognitive-based Approach", in Proceedings of ICA3PP 2014, Dalian, China, August 2014.
  11. Suk Kyu Lee, Jihoon Ryoo, Seungho Yoo, Jongtack Jung, Woonghee Lee, and Hwangnam Kim, "CoSA: Adaptive Link-Aware Real-Time Streaming for Mobile Devices", in Proceedings of IEEE WiMob 2013, Lyon, France, October 2013.
  12. Suk Kyu Lee, Eugene Kim, Seungho Yoo, and Hwangnam Kim, "Automated Methodology for Gastric Endoscopy in an E-Health Environment", in Proceedings of IEEE ICUFN 2013, Da Nang, Vietnam, July 2013.
  13. Mungyu Bae, Suk Kyu Lee, Seungho Yoo, and Hwangnam Kim, "FASE: Fast Authentication System for E-health", in Proceedings of IEEE ICUFN 2013, Da Nang, Vietnam, July 2013.
  14. Woonghee Lee, Suk Kyu Lee, Seungho Yoo, and Hwangnam Kim, "A Collaborative Framework of Enabling Device Participation in Mobile cloud Computing", in Proceedings of Mobiquitous 2012, Beijing, China, December 2012.
  15. Kwangjae Sung, Suk Kyu Lee, and Hwangnam Kim, "Improving Location Estimation with Two-Tier Particle Filtering in Mobile Wireless Environment", in Proceedings of the ICCCN 2011 coHetNet Workshop, Maui, Hwaaii, July 2011.
  16. Suk Kyu Lee, Hwangnam Kim, Jun-gyu Ahn, Kwang Jae Sung, and Jinwoo Park, "Provisioning Service Differentiation for Virtualized Network Devices", in Proceedings of the ICNS 2011, Venice/Mestre, Italy, May 2011.
  17. Peter Bajcsy, Kenton McHenry, Hye Jung Na, Rahul Malik, Andrew Spencer, Suk Kyu Lee, Rob Kooper, and Mike Frogley, "Immersive Environments For Rehabilitation Activities", in Proceedings of the ACM International Conference on Multimedia (ACM MM-09), Beijing, China, October 2009.
  18. Suk Kyu Lee, Kenton McHenry, Rob Kooper, and Peter Bajcsy, "Characterizing human subjects in real-time and three-dimensional spaces by integrating thermal-infrared and visible spectrum cameras", in Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Multimedia& Expo (ICME’09), New York City, New York, USA, July 3, 2009.
  19. Peter Bajcsy, Miles Johnson, Suk-Kyu Lee, and Rob Kooper, "Real Time Localization and 3D Depth Estimation Across Disparate Sensing Systems: Toward Hazard Aware and Tele-Immersive Spaces", The 15th International Conference on Systems, Signals and Image Processing (IWSSIP), Bratislava, Slovak Republic, June 25-28, 2008.

Domestic Journals

  1. 김강호, 이석규, 정종택, 유승호, 김황남, "이중대역 AP를 이용한 LOS/NLOS 판별 및 실내 위치 측위 기술", 한국통신학회논문지 제40권 제8호, 2015년 8월, 1643-1654
  2. 이석규, 김황남, "웨어러블 스마트 기기를 위한 멀티미디어 배포 프레임워크", 한국정보통신학회지, 14, 2, 2013 12, 24-29.

Domestic Conference Proceedings

  1. 김강호, 유승호, 이석규, 이지연, 이형규, 정용준, 정종택, 김황남, "드론을 사용한 공중 네트워크의 설계 및 구현", 제 25회 통신정보 합동학술대회 2015.
  2. 손수연이석규김황남, "3D 카메라로 얻은 골격 정보의 효율적 전송 기법", 한국통신학회 종합 학술 발표회 논문집 (하계) 2014.
  3. 김강호이석규정종택유승호김황남, "이중대역 AP 이용한 LOS/NLOS 판별 기술", 한국통신학회 종합 학술 발표회 논문집 (하계) 2014.
  4. 정종택김강호유승호이석규김황남, "RSSI 거리 관측 기반 실내 위치 추정 기법", 한국정보과학회 2014 한국컴퓨터종합학술대회 논문집.
  5. 정용준이석규김황남, "H. 264 기반 영상 주요도 인지 인코딩 기법", 한국정보과학회 2014 한국컴퓨터종합학술대회 논문집.
  6. 이석규김환태배문규김강호조치홍, "Z-Wave 기반 스마트 홈에서 네트워크 성능 향상을 위한 토폴로지 제어 기법", 한국통신학회 종합 학술 발표회 논문집 (추계) 2013.
  7. 김강호김환태이석규배문규김황남조치홍, "WiFi Z-Wave 네트워크 상호 협력에 기반을 네트워크 연결성 개선 방법", 한국통신학회 종합 학술 발표회 논문집 (추계) 2013.
  8. 박원균이석규김환태김황남, "지능형 전력망을 위한 EMS 가상화 설계 구현", 한국통신학회 종합 학술 발표회 논문집 (추계) 2012.
  9. 이석규, 김현순, 김우진, 김황남, "SIFT 이용한 형상 인식 경보시스템 구축방안", 한국통신학회 종합 학술 발표회 논문집 (하계) 2012.
  10. 곽태진, 이석규, 김황남, "이기종 Network 간의 handoff IP Connectivity 유지를 위한 Network Driver 구성방법", 한국통신학회 종합 학술 발표회 논문 (동계) 2011.
  11. 우신욱, 이석규, 김황남, “SINR 분포를 이용한 IEEE 802.11 무선 링크 상태 파악”, 한국통신학회 종합 학술 발표회 논문집 (추계) 2009.

Patents

International Patents (Granted)

  1. Suk Kyu Lee, Seungho Yoo, and Hwangnam Kim, "Method and Apparatus For Encoding Image, Method And Apparatus For Decoding Image", Filed number: US 14/075,931, Patent number: US 9118920.

International Patents (Applied)

  1. Hwangnam Kim, Seungho Yoo, Kangho Kim, Albert Y. Chung, Jiyeon Lee, Suk Kyu Lee, and Jongtack Jung, "Method For Controlling Hand-over In Drone Network", Filed number: US 14/709,226.
  2. Chihong Cho, Hwangnam Kim, Kangho Kim, Hwantae Kim, Mungyu Bae, and Suk Kyu Lee, "Method And Its Apparatus For Selectioning Network In Beamforming System", Filed number: PCT/KR2014/008550.
  3. Chihong Cho, Hwangnam Kim, Kangho Kim, Hwantae Kim, Mungyu Bae, and Suk Kyu Lee, "Method And Its Apparatus For Controlling Topology in Beamforming System", Filed number: US 14/514,969. 

Domestic Patents (Granted)

  1. Hwangnam Kim, Seungho Yoo, Suk Kyu Lee, Jongtack Jung, Kangho Kim, Albert Yongjoon Chung, and Jiyeon Lee, "Method For Measuring State of Drone", Filed number: 10-2015-0046276, Patent number:  10-1749577.
  2. Hwangnam Kim, Seungho Yoo, Suk Kyu Lee, Jongtack Jung, Albert Yongjoon Chung, Kangho Kim, and Jiyeon Lee, "Fail-safe Apparatus And Method For Flight Vehicle", Filed number: 10-2015-0046275, Patent number:  10-1700746.
  3. Hwangnam Kim, Seungho Yoo, Jongtack Jung, Albert Yongjoon Chung, Jiyeon Lee, Suk Kyu Lee, and Kangho Kim, "Method For Controlling Fleet Of Drones", Filed number: 10-2015-0046277, Patent number: 10-1685548.
  4. Hwangnam Kim, Kangho Kim, Suk Kyu Lee, Albert Yongjoon Chung, Seungho Yoo, Jiyeon Lee, and Jongtack Jung, "Apparatus For Providing Delay Tolerant Networking Service Based On Drone Fleet", Filed number: 10-2015-0046280, Patent number: 10-1651890.
  5. Hwangnam Kim, Seungho Yoo, Kangho Kim, Jongtack Jung, Jiyeon Lee, Albert Yongjoon Chung, and Suk Kyu Lee, "Apparatus And Method For Providing Network Service Using Drone", Filed number: 10-2015-0027436, Patent number: 10-1636476.
  6. Hwangnam Kim, Seungho Yoo, Kangho Kim, Jongtack Jung, Jiyeon Lee, Suk Kyu Lee, and Albert Yongjoon Chung, "Method For Disseminating Data Based Geographic Location Of Drone In Drone Network", Filed number: 10-2015-0027437, Patent number: 10-1634585.
  7. Hwangnam Kim, Seungho Yoo, Kangho Kim, Suk Kyu Lee, Jiyeon Lee, Jongtack Jung, and Albert Yongjoon Chung, "Method For Forming Topology According To User Location In Drone Network", Filed number: 10-2015-0027438, Patent number: 10-1636486.
  8. Hwangnam Kim, Seungho Yoo, Kangho Kim, Albert Yongjoon Chung, Jiyeon Lee, Suk Kyu Lee, and Jongtack Jung, "Method For Controlling Hand-over In Drone Network", Filed number: 10-2015-0027439, Patent number: 10-1636478.
  9. Hwangnam Kim, Seungho Yoo, Jongtack Jung, Kangho Kim, Albert Yongjoon Chung, Suk Kyu Lee, and Jiyeon Lee, "Apparatus And Method Of Controlling Range Between Devices", Filed number: 10-2015-0046278, Patent number: 10-1621363.
  10. Jongtack Jung, Kangho Kim, Seungho Yoo, Suk Kyu Lee, and Hwangnam Kim, "Method And Device For Estimating Indoor Location", Filed number: 10-2014-0051417, Patent number: 10-1593679.
  11. Suk Kyu Lee, Hwantae Kim, Hyunsoon Kim, Woonghee Lee, Jongtak Jung, and Hwangnam Kim, "3D Media Distribution System", Filed number: 10-2013-0049964, Patent number: 10-1475936.
  12. Suk Kyu Lee, Seungho Yoo, Eugene Kim, and Hwangnam Kim, "Device And Method For Video Processing", Filed number: 10-2013-0063654, Patent number: 10-1399418.
  13. Suk Kyu Lee, Seungho Yoo, and Hwangnam Kim, "Method And Apparatus For Encoding Image, Method And Apparatus For Decoding Image", Filed number: 10-2012-0091054, Patent number: 10-1357384.

Domestic Patents (Applied)

  1. Hwangnam Kim, Soo Yeon Sohn, and Suk Kyu Lee, "Apparatus And Method For Detecting Lesion From Medical Image Automatically", Filed number: 10-2015-0046279.
  2. Chihong Cho, Hwangnam Kim, Kangho Kim, Hwantae Kim, Mungyu Bae, and Suk Kyu Lee, "Method And Its Apparatus For Selectioning Network In Beamforming System", Filed number: 10-2013-0125136.
  3. Chihong Cho, Hwangnam Kim, Kangho Kim, Hwantae Kim, Mungyu Bae, and Suk Kyu Lee, "Method And Its Apparatus For Controlling Topology In Beamforming System", Filed number: 10-2013-0122861.

Exhibitions

  1. Hojin Chang, Suk Kyu Lee, and Sooyeon Han, "Strada", ACM SIGGRAPH Asia 2008, Art Gallery, Emerging Technology Section, Singapore, December 2008. 

Honor/Rewards

  1. Best Poster Award, ACM MobiSys 2015
  2. 우수발표논문상, 2014 한국정보과학회
  3. Student Travel Grant, IEEE WiMob 2013
  4. Undergraduate Student Travel Grant, UIUC Department of Computer Science 2008

Professional Activity

  • Reviewer of IEEE WCNC 2017
  • Technical Program Committee Member for DroneCAN 2016 in conjunction with ICUFN 2016
  • Technical Program Committee Member for ICNS 2016
  • Reviewer of ACM CHI 2015
  • Technical Program Committee Member for ICNS 2015
  • Technical Program Committee Member for ICNS 2014
  • Technical Program Committee Member for ICNS 2013
  • Technical Program Committee Member for ICNS 2012
  • Reviewer of ICDCN 2013
  • Reviewer of APCC 2012

Technical Skills

  • Languages: C, C++, Java, Python
  • Libraries: OpenCV, OpenNI SDK, Gstreamer, OpenGL, STL, Virtual Box SDK, Android SDK
  • Tools: MS Visual Studio, Git, Jenkins, Matlab, Eclipse, Network Simulator 2
  • Operating Systems: MS Windows, Linux (Ubuntu, CentOS) 

Languages

  • Korean (Native)
  • English (Excellent)
  • Portuguese (Fluent)
  • Spanish (Limited)