Junho Cho

Junho Cho


Gwanak-ro 1, Gwanak-gu, Seoul, Korea, Seoul, South Korea, 08226
Korean, English, Chinese




I am a PhD student in the Perception and Intelligence Lab, advised by Professor Jin Young Choi . I'm mainly interested in deep learning, especially applied to computer vision.

Work Experience

Work Experience

  • Researcher & DeveloperMetaMong

    Dec, 2015 - Dec, 201529 days

    MetaMong is an Android application that retrieves face-lookalikes to the user’s selfie.

    • Succesful exhibition at 2015 Google HackFair

    • Managed massive amount of user’s selfie dataset, implemented user face recognition with Caffe and TensorFlow. Retrieves face-lookalikes from our selfie dataset.

    • Interviewed and introduced to official Google Developers Korea Blog.

    • Technical report is published.

  • Researcher, Self-driving for Smart Campus

    May, 2015 - Apr, 201611 months

    Sponsored by Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Fast object detection and tracking for self-driving in smart campus

    • Initiated, surveyed and implemented deep learning-based detection for sudden object in front of moving vehicle.

  • Backend & Algorithm developer, B4Sunset

    Sep, 2014 - Dec, 20143 months

    B4Sunset is blind chat dating app. It opens new chat with random person at sunset.

    • Developed pairwise user matching algorithm for blind chat based on their profiles and interests



  • Operating Systems
  • Program Languages
    PythonLuashell scriptC/C++
  • Tools
  • Tools


  • Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Integrated Ph.D student, Seoul National University

    Mar, 2015 - Mar, 2021

  • Computer Science & Bio and Brain Engineering, Bachelor, KAIST

    Feb, 2010 - Feb, 2015



  • National Science and Technology Scholarship KAIST

    Awarded on: Feb 01, 2010

    National Scholorship for 4 years

Volunteer Work

Volunteer Work

  • Organizer, TEDxSNU

    Mar, 2015 - Sep, 2016

    TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience.

    • Organized 3 events: 9th, 10th and 11th event

    • Built official website and experienced collaboration with designers

  • Organizer, Which Bus Season 1.5

    Jan, 2015 - Apr, 2015

    Planned volunteer work to help countryside where man power lacks

  • Organizer, Member of Department of Global Partnership, ICISTS-KAIST 2010

    Feb, 2010 - Aug, 2010

    ICISTS stands for International Conferenece for the Integtraion of Science and Technology into Society. This event is fully organized by KAIST students.





  • Cryptocurrency

  • Home Automation

  • Deep Learning

  • Computer Vision