Meet the team
Lydia Bokyung Lee / PhD Candidate
Bokyung graduated from the undergraduate Industrial Design program at KAIST with MyPill++, a pill container design for seniors. She started in Spring of 2014 in the graduate school of Industrial Design with the tentative topic of Designing in the Living Room.
Gyeol Han / Master's Candidate
Gyeol graduated KAIST's undergraduate Industrial Design program with BOP (Between Openness and Privacy) tools to protect privacy offline. She joined myDesignLab in Spring of 2015. She is interested in various design areas such as visual communication as well as merging technology with design.
Jundong Park / Master's Candidate
Jundong received his bachelor's degree in Industrial Design at KAIST with a sub-major in Mechanical Engineering. He has a great fondness for books and joined in the Spring of 2016. Jundong is interested in how calm emotions relate to our busy-energetic modern lives and how design could be a medium between the two.
Maria Reyes / Master's Candidate
Maria earned her bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design at KAIST with Doori Noori, which she was awarded the Excellence Award for. She joined myDesignLab in Spring of 2017 and is interested in tangible interaction design using open source hardware and software.
SeungRyeol Kim / Master's Candidate
SeungRyeol earned his bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design at KAIST with his Trafficator project. He is interested in cars, not only its design but also history, technology, and social role. He joined myDesignLab in the Spring of 2017.
Minjoo Lisa Cho / Alumni (MSc)
Minjoo received her bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering in 2011 at KAIST. Prior to joining the lab in Spring of 2015, she worked as a Product Manager at Samsung Electronics. Minjoo graduated from the lab in the 2016 Fall semester with her project Calm Automaton.
Foong-Yi Chia / Alumni (MSc)
Foong-Yi joined the lab in the 2013 Fall semester with a bachelor's degree in Aerospace Engineering. Her master's thesis project was TwoShelves, a collaborative platform for couples designing at home. Foong-Yi graduated in the Spring of 2015 and is currently working for Samco Korea.
Alumni Researchers and Interns
Minkyeong Lee (2016) Consumer to Creator
Sumin Jang (Summer 2016) Visualizing Furniture Layouts in AR
Jaewoong Han (Spring 2016) 3D Printing and Mold Making
Tetiana Parshakova (2015 - 2016) RatChair
Sangyeob Lee (Summer 2015) Interactive Camera System Interface
Seoyoung Baek and Joonhee Min (Summer 2015) Surface Texturing in 3D Printing
Alex Balio and Sam Ukolov (2014 - 2015) Painting Drone
Felix Shin (2013 - 2015) Tagradar
Hayeon Jeong (Winter 2013) I-Eng
Join My Design Lab
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