Professor Jo, Sungho

  • Associate Professor
    School of Computing
    College of Engineering
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    - Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, MIT 2006.
    - S.M. in Mechanical Engineering, MIT 2001.
    - B.S. in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering , Seoul Nat'l Univ. 1999.


    - KAIST Institute for Artificial Intelligence.
    - KAIST Institute for Health Science & Technology.
    - KAIST Robotics Program.


    Sungho Jo received the B.S. degree in school of mechanical & aerospace engineering from the Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, in 1999, the S.M. in mechanical engineering, and Ph.D. in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, USA, in 1999 and 2006 respectively. While pursuing the Ph.D., he was associated with the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), Laboratory for Information Decision and Systems (LIDS), and Harvard-MIT HST NeuroEngineering Collaborative. Before joining the faculty at KAIST, he worked as a postdoctoral researcher at MIT media laboratory. Since December in 2007, he has been with the department of computer science at KAIST, where he is currently (tenured) Associate Professor. His research interests include intelligent robots, neural interfacing computing, neuromorphic computing, and wearable computing etc.

    Research Interests

    - Intelligent robotics.
    - Wearable interactive computing.
    - Brain-computer interfaces, Neuro-hybrid intelligence.
    - Medical intelligence.
    - Animal computing.