Computer Vision


Lab Name and Affiliation

Computer Vision

School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Yonsei University, 120-749

Lab Director (or Principal Investigator)

Jaihie Kim
Prof. Jaihie Kim received the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering at the Case Western Reserve University, USA. Since 1984, he has been a professor in the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering,YonseiUniversity in the Republic of Korea. Currently, Prof. Kim is the Director of the Biometric Engineering Research Center in Korea, the Emeritus Chairman of the Korea Biometric Association, a member of the National Academy of Engineering of Korea, and in 2008 he was the President of the IEEK (Institute of Electronics Engineers of Korea) and now an Emeritus President of the IEEK.
Prof. Kims general research interests include biometrics, pattern recognition and computer vision. Specifically, some of his recent research topics include touchless fingerprint recognition, fake biometrics detection, iris recognition at a distance andface age estimation/synthesis. Prof. Kim is an Associate Editor of the ACM Computing Surveys and IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security.

Lab Introduction

The Computer Vision Laboratory at the Yonsei University is one of the major laboratories in Biometrics Engineering Research Center (BERC). BERC is the largest research center related to biometrics in Korea and has been cooperating with other research groups in various nations like U.S.A., U.K., Japan, Singapore, and more. Professor Jaihie Kim, the director of the BERC, is supervising the Computer Vision Laboratory.

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