Members

Principal Investigator

Young-Gyun Park, Ph.D.
ygpark12@kaist.ac.kr

YG received his B.S. from KAIST in 2006 and his Ph.D from KAIST in 2011. He completed postdoctoral training at KAIST, Friedrich-Miescher Institute (Switzerland), and MIT.
Outside of the lab, he loves to spend time with his kids. He also tries to find time for swimming and movie watching.

 

 

Post-doctoral Associate

Aditya Hernowo, M.D., Ph.D.

hernowoat@gmail.com  (pending KAIST e-mail account)

Aditya (or Adit) obtained his M.D. from Universitas Gadjah Mada (Indonesia) in 2005 and his Ph.D. from University of Groningen (Netherlands) in 2012. He did neuro-ophthalmology fellowship at Michigan State University, became clinical neuroscientist at University of Malaya Neurosurgical Division, and then worked as ocular imaging consultant at Haryo Eye Clinic in Yogyakarta.

Adit loves his scientific sessions with his sons after work, as well as being in the kitchen cooking old and new recipes alike.

 

 

Post-master Researcher

Cho Hyun Byun, M.S.

byunc0326@gmail.com

Cho has received her bachelor’s degree at Korea University in 2017 and her master’s degree at Korea University in 2019. 

After her master’s, she worked as a research assistant at Korea University until 2021 and is currently a Ph. D. student at NBML.

In her spare time, Cho likes to read a good thriller novel and bake desserts. 

 

 

Master Student

Veronika Brusilova

verbru@kaist.ac.kr

Veronika is a Master student at KAIST Department of Bio and Brain Engineering. She graduated with B.S. degree from Tampere University in 2020 with major in Physics. She strives to create a healthier world by exploring the unknown corners of the human brain and developing novel techniques for disease prevention and treatment.

In her free time, she is most likely found spending time with her friends or doing yoga.

 

 

Lab Administrator

Hana Jeong
jhn718@kaist.ac.kr

Hana is working in the laboratory in administrative affairs.
She is working and run a studying at the same time to prepare for her doctoral degree.
She likes to go camping when she is resting and tries to spend time with the people around her.

 

 

Undergraduate Researcher

Hyuntae Jeong

18616059@konyang.ac.kr

Hyuntae is a 4th year undergraduate student at the KONYANG univ. Department of Bio Medical Engineering. He has a lot of interest study of EEG signals within the cortex. His long-term research goal is to become a brain network expert.

 

 

Sehun Kim

rlagyrud13@gist.ac.kr

Sehun is a 4th-year undergraduate student at the GIST Department of Life Science. He is curious about how individual neurons interact with each other to make a comprehensive judgement. Based on the understanding of the human brain, he is looking for a way to help patients who suffer from neurological diseases. When he takes a rest, he likes keeping track of his daily thoughts and playing the guitar.

 

 

Thananya (Fai) Charoenpattarawut

thananya.char@kaist.ac.kr

Thananya is a 3rd year undergraduate student at the KAIST Department of Bio and Brain Engineering. She is particularly interested in how memory works because she believes that memories are the cornerstones of our identity. She is determined to unravel the underlying mechanism of the brain to help people live mentally healthy lives. Besides neuroscience, she also loves doing yoga, playing ukulele, and watching Netflix.

 

 

Ye Jin Kim

yejinkimjulia@kaist.ac.kr

Ye Jin is a junior undergraduate in the Bio and Brain department. Her field of interest is neurological basis for higher order neural activities such as cognition and behavior. Aside from work, she enjoys spending time with loved ones or climbing at the sports complex. 

 

 

Wonjin Cho

cerdonis_cho@unist.ac.kr

Wonjin is a 4th year undergraduate student at the UNIST Department of Biological Sciences. He is eager to gather knowledge from various fields of neuroscience, and understand the human mind in the long run. His goal is to develop neuroscientific tools to help mankind transcend their own limits. Besides doing science, he is interested in providing good care for his reptilian pets.

 

 

Isabel Crisostomo
isabelcc@kaist.ac.kr

Isabel is a 4th year undergraduate student at the KAIST Department of Biological Sciences. She loves everything neuroscience, and hopes to use her knowledge and research in the field to help people with neurological disorders.
Aside from neuroscience, she also loves spending time with family and friends, reading, writing, and swimming!

 

 

Ipsita Singh
ipsitasingh1999@kaist.ac.kr

Ipsita is a 2nd year undergraduate student at the KAIST Department of Bio and Brain Engineering. She is excited about the limitless possibilities of research in Neuroscience and hopes to find more effective treatments for people with psychological disorders.

When she isn’t exploring the wonders of Neuroscience, she likes going on long bike rides, writing and painting.

 

 

Alumni

Hyunwoo Jang, Post-master Researcher
(2021.05.01-2021.06.20)