Junho Cho

Researcher & Developer

Gwanak-ro 1, Gwanak-gu, Seoul, Korea
08226 Seoul South Korea

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.

Interests

Deep Learning

Computer Vision

Visual Recognition and Image Enhancement

Education

Seoul National University

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Integrated Ph.D student

2015-03-01 - Present

KAIST

Computer Science

Bio and Brain Engineering (Double Major)

Bachelor

2010-02-01 - 2015-02-01

Publications

PaletteNet: Image Recolorization with Given Color Palette

The IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) Workshops

July, 2017

Proposed PaletteNet which recolors a source image in the sense of target color palette.

색깔 팔레트 기반의 영상 색감 변화

Workshop on Image Processing and Image Understanding (IPIU)

February, 2017

Awarded "Best Poster Award"

Finding Face-Lookalikes Using Convolutional Neural Networks

Workshop on Image Processing and Image Understanding (IPIU)

February, 2016

Find your look-alikes with CNN feature on Android device.

Projects

MetaMong

Researcher & Developer

December, 2015

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.

Self-driving for Smart Campus

May, 2015 - April, 2016

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.

B4Sunset

Backend & Algorithm developer

December, 2014

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

Skills

Operating Systems

  • Linux
  • macOS
  • Windows

Program Languages

  • Python
  • Lua
  • shell script
  • C/C++

Tools

Master

  • Torch
  • PyTorch
  • MATLAB

Basic

  • Caffe
  • TensorFlow
  • nodeJS

Also VIM lover!

Languages

Korean & English

Fluent

Chinese

Naive (Lived in China for 2.5 years)

Awards

National Science and Technology Scholarship

KAIST

2012-2014

Bester Poster Award

IPIU2017

Febraury, 2017

Teaching

Probability and Random Process

SNU

March, 2017 - June, 2017

CS101: Introduction to Programming

KAIST

September, 2013 - December, 2014

Teached Python to freshmen

Activities

TEDxSNU

Organizer

March, 2015 - September, 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

13th QUALCOMM IT Tour

June, 2015 - July, 2015

Official Qualcomm tour in San Diego for selectives in Korea

Which Bus Season 1.5

Organizer

April 2015

Planned volunteer work to help countryside where man power lacks

ICISTS-KAIST 2010

Organizer, Member of Department of Global Partnership

February, 2010 - August, 2010

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

Other Interests

Home Automation

Cryptocurrency

VIM