My name is Yun-hyeong Kim. I received my M.S. and B.S. degrees in Computer Science and Engineering from Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Republic of Korea. I am currently working on origami folding at Korea Institute of Science and Technology(KIST), Seoul, Republic of Korea. I am interested in Computational Geometry, Physics-based Simulation, Machine Learning, Robot Motion Planning, Computer Vision.

CV: PDF (last update: Dec 2017)

Work Experiences

Apr 2017 - present
  • Seoul National University, Korea, Researcher
    •  Worked on mesh unfolding
Dec 2016 - Feb 2017
  • Korea Institute of Science and Technology(KIST), Korea, Intern
    • Worked on mesh unfolding [P02]
Aug 2014 - Mar 2016
  • Ewha Womans Univesity, Seoul, Korea, Student
    • Involved in "Moon and Mars Walk-through System" Project
    • Worked on physics-based character animation under the reduced gravity [P01, P04, P05]


[P01] Yun-hyeong Kim, Taesoo Kwon, Daeun Song, Young J. Kim, "Full-body Animation of Human Locomotion in Reduced Gravity using Physics-based Control", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications (CG&A), Vol. 37, No. 6, Nov/Dec 2017, pp. 28-39 (Special issue on Modeling Virtual Humans). link 
[P02] Yun-hyeong Kim, Zhonghua Xi, Jyh-Ming Lien, "Disjoint Convex Shell and its Application in Mesh Unfolding", Computer-Aided Design (CAD), Vol. 90, Sept 2017, pp. 180-190 (Special issue of Symposium on Solid and Physical Modeling (SPM), Jun 2017). link
[P03] Zhonghua Xi, Yun-hyeong Kim, Young J. Kim, Jyh-Ming Lien, "Learning to segment and unfold polyhedral mesh from failures", Journal of Computers & Graphics, Vol. 58, Aug 2016, pp.139-149 (Special issue of Shape Modeling International(SMI), Jun 2016). link
[P04] Yaesol Kim, Gahye Park, Yun-hyeong Kim, Young J. Kim, "Virtual Moon Experiences with Video-based Crowd Animation", Proceedings of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) Korea, Hanbit Media, Inc., Jan 2016, pp.529-536. link
[P05] (Poster) Yun-hyeong Kim, Yaesol Kim, Gahye Park, Young J. Kim, "Video-based Crowd Simulation on the Moon", Korea Computer Graphics Society (KCGS), Jul 2015.
[P06] Yeojin Kim, Yun-hyeong Kim, Gahye Park, Minae Cho, Young J. Kim, "ACM SIGGRAPH 2014 Paper Review: Character, Rendering, Animation, Simulation", Computer Graphics and Interaction (CG&I) Society Review Autumn, pp.12-14, CG&I Society, Nov. 2014. link

Honors and Awards

[H01] Excellent academic paper award at Ewha Womans University (Feb 2017) 
[H02] Excellence award at 2013 CSE Graduation Project Contest, Ewha Womans University (Nov 2013) 
[H03] Smart App Rising Star award at 2011 Industry – University Cooperative University Club’s Idea Contest, SK planet Corp. (Mar 2012)