Jeeeun Kim
430 UCB
Boulder, CO 80309
E-Mail: jeeeun.kim@colorado.edu

"I can be explained in 10 ways; who loves Arts, plays Binaries"

 
RESEARCH INTERESTS
Human Centered Computing, Tangible and Tactile Interaction, Accessibility, Visual User Interfaces, Media Arts and Craft Technology

EDUCATION
2014-present University of Colorado-Boulder, United States
Ph.D. student in Department of Computer Science
2010 Korea Aerospace University (KAU), South Korea
B.S. in Computer Engineering, Summa Cum Laude
2006 Yanbian University of Science and Technology, (YUST), China
Study Abroad in Computer Engineering

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2016 Jan-Sep Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Visiting Scholar in Human Computer Interaction Institute
DIY-AT (Do-it-Yourself Assistive-Technology) at the Dev-Lab (Host: Prof. Jeniffer Mankoff and Prof. Scott E Hudson)
2013 Summer Engineering Intern, JumpCloud Inc., Boulder, CO, USA
Designed an DB collection of IP reputations (NoSQL on MongoDB, Node.js)
Enriching the IP reputation with data sources/public API (eg. IPVoid, Dshield)
Designed web based service site reporting IP reputation to create security statistics for Cloud storage service/business
2010-2012 Project Manager, New Business Strategy Department, The Head Office, Korea Telecom, Seoul, Korea
Designed and developed a UI/UX for Content Delivery Platform on the Web
Designed a business mobile application distribution system
Developed an iPad application for menu ordering system of restaurant, for article writing system of an online newspaper(Objective-C on Cocoa Framework)
2008-2009 Research Intern, HCI Group, CTO Division in R&D Center, LG, Seoul, Korea
Developed Haptic-motion playing mobile phone prototype and designed various haptic patterns
Developed UserInterface for haptic pattern generating and gesture recognition mobile phone
2007 Winter Engineering Intern, Telecommunication and Network Division, Samsung, Seoul, Korea
Proposed a next-generation mobile phone prototype to follow smartphone

PUBLICATIONS
2017

Jeeeun Kim, Anhong Guo, Tom Yeh, Scott E Hudson, & Jennifer Mankoff. Understanding Uncertainty in Measurement and Accommodating its Impact in 3D Modeling and Printing, In Proceedings of ACM Conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS’17), Edinburgh, UKPDF

Jeeeun Kim & Tom Yeh Learning Underlying Principles of Physicalization by Tangible, Embodied, and Iterative Fabrication, In Pedagogy and Physicalization: Designing Learning Activities around Physical Data Representations Workshop on DIS 2017, Edinburgh, UK PDF

Jeeeun Kim, Haruki Takahashi, Homey Miyashita, Michelle Annet, & Tom Yeh. Machines as Co-Designers: A Fiction on the Future of Human-Fabrication Machine Interaction, (alt.chi) In Proceedings of Extended Abstracts of the 35th Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI’17), Denver, CO PDF

Anhong Guo, Jeeeun Kim, Xiang 'Anthony' Chen, Tom Yeh, Scott E Hudson, Jennifer Mankoff, & Jeffrey P. Bigham, Facade: Auto-generating Tactile Interfaces to Appliances, In Proceedings of the 35th Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI’17), Denver, CO PDF

Jeeeun Kim, Co-Designer Robot: Human- Fabrication Machine Interaction(HFI), What Actors can Teach Robots Workshop on CHI 2017 Devner, CO PDF

Hyunjoo Oh, Jeeeun Kim, Cory Morales, Mark D. Gross, Michael Eisenberg, & Sherry Hsi FoldMecha: Exploratory Design and Engineering of Mechanical Papercraft. In Proceedings of International Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction (TEI’17), Yokohama, Japan PDF

2016

Anhong Guo, Jeeeun Kim, Xiang 'Anthony' Chen, Tom Yeh, Scott E Hudson, Jennifer Mankoff, & Jeffrey P. Bigham, Facade: Auto-generating Tactile Interfaces to Appliances, In Proceedings of ASSETS 2016, Reno, NV PDF

Xiang 'Anthony' Chen, Jeeeun Kim, Stelian Coros, Jennifer Mankoff, & Scott E. Hudson, Reprise: A Design Tool for Specifying, Generating, and Customizing 3D Printable Adaptations on Everyday Objects, In Proceedings of UIST 2016, Tokyo, Japan PDF

Claudia Dauden Roquet, Jeeeun Kim, & Tom Yeh, 3D Folded PrintGami: Transforming Passive 3D Printed Objects to Interactive by Inserted Paper Origami Circuits, In Proceedings of DIS 2016, Brisbane, Australia PDF

2015

Jeeeun Kim, Swamy Ananthanarayan. & Tom Yeh, Seen Music: Ambient Music Data Visualization for Children with Hearing Impairments, In Proceedings of IDC 2015, Boston, MA PDF

Jeeeun Kim, & Tom Yeh, Toward 3D-Printed Movable Tactile Pictures for Children with Visual Impairments, In Proceedings of CHI 2015, Seoul, Korea PDF

Jeeeun Kim, Hyunjoo Oh, & Tom Yeh, A Study to Empower Children to Design Movable Tactile Pictures for Children with Visual Impairments, In Proceedings of TEI 2015, Palo Alto, CA PDF

2014

Jeeeun Kim, Abigale Stangl, & Tom Yeh, Using LEGO to Model 3D Tactile Picture Books by Sighted Children for Blind Children, In Proceedings of SUI 2014 Honolulu, HI PDF

Jeeeun Kim, Michael Kasper, Tom Yeh, & Nikolas Correll, SikuliBot: Automating Physical User Interface Using Images, In Proceedings of Adjunct UIST 2014 Honolulu, HI PDF

Abigale Stangl*, Jeeeun Kim*, Tom Yeh, 3D Printed Tactile Picture Books for Children with Visual Impairments: A Design Probe, In Proceedings of IDC 2014, Aarus, Denmark (*Both authors equally contributed) PDF

Jeeeun Kim, Abigale Stangl, Ann Eisenberg, & Tom Yeh, Evaluating Tactile User Experience with Tactile Picture Books for Children with Visual Impairment "Touch Me" - Tactile Evaluation Methods Workshop on CHI 2014 Toronto, Canada PDF

Abigale Stangl, Jeeeun Kim, & Tom Yeh, Technology to Support Emergent Literacy Skills in Young Children with Visual Impairments, In Proceedings of Extended Abstracts. CHI 2014 Toronto, Canada PDF

Jeeeun Kim, Abigale Stangl, Ann Eisenberg, & Tom Yeh, Tactile Picture Books for Young Children with Visual Impairment, TEI 2014 Works-in-Progress, Munich, Germany PDF

2013 Jeeeun Kim, Abigale Stangl, Ann Eisenberg, & Tom Yeh, Printing Tactile Picture Books for Blind children, ACM Grace Hopper Celebration 2013 Poster, Minneapolis, MN PDF
2012 Jeeeun Kim, Chaeeun Oh, Heyjung Kim, Method and system for distributing business application and content for mobile equipment using application store and wireless AP, Patents, United States Patent and Trademark Office, USA (Submitted May 2011, Issued July 25. 2015. US Patent 9,092,812)
2011 Jeeeun Kim, Chaeeun Oh, Heyjung Kim, Method and system for distributing business application and content for mobile equipment using application store and wireless AP, Patents, Korean Intellectual Property Office, South Korea (Publication No. 1020110010253)

AWARDS AND HONORS
2017 HCIC Human Computer Interaction Consorsium Invited Student Participant, Watsonville, CA
CRA-W Grad Cohort Workshop Invited Participant, Washington, D.C.
2015 The Best User Experience Award, HackCU, Boulder, CO
2014 Research Community Development Award, CS Department, University of Colorado Boulder, USA
Dean's Fellowship, Computer Science Department, University of Colorado Boulder, USA
2013 Winner of US Entries, Typhlo & Tactus Tactile Book Contest 2013, USA
Grace Hopper Scholarship, Anita Borg Institute for Women in Technology, USA
The 1st Place Pitch Cash Prize, Startup Summer (Startup Colorado), USA
Outreach Award, Office for University Outreach, University of Colorado Boulder, USA
2012-2013 Beverly Sears Graduate Student Research Grant, Colorado Research Administration, USA
University Fellowship, Department of Computer Science, University of Colorado Boulder, USA
2010 Best Contributor of the Year Award Citation by the President, Korea Telecom, Korea
The most Useful Business Application Award, Korea Telecom, Korea
Award Citation from the Chancellor, Korea Aerospace University, Korea
2009 Best Thesis Award, Department of Computer Engineering, Korea Aerospace University, Korea
2007-2009 Scholarship for the First in Honors Class, Jeong-Seok Foundation, Korea
2004-2008 Scholarship for Excellent Academic Records, Korea Aerospace University, Korea
2007 International Student Scholarship, ISTAT (International Society of Transport Aircraft Trading) Foundation, USA
2006 Citation for Honorary Alumnus, Yanbian University of Science and Technology, China
2005 Presidential Scholarship, Han-Jin Foundation, Korea

INVITED EXHIBITIONS & ORGANIZED WORKSHOPS
2018 Exhibition, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York, NY (To appear)
Part of "Design for the Senses"
2017 Exhibition (Permanent), King Abdulaziz Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (To appear)
Part of "World Culture Exhibition"
2016 Exhibition, "Lyons Regional Library, Lyons, CO
“Crowd Sourced 3D Printed Tactile Pictures – Harold and the Purple Crayon”
2015 Workshop, CU Science Discovery Summer Camp, Boulder, CO
“Designing 3D Pictures like Building Web Page”
Workshop, CU EFRI REM Project, Boulder, CO
“Designing 3D Printed Tactile Picture Books for Children with Visual Impairments”
Workshop, Family IdeaLAB, Denver Public Library, Denver, CO
“Part 1: Tangible 3D Design with Craft Materials”
“Part 2: Programming 3D Pictures”
2014 Exhibition, Future of Story Telling, New York, NY
Part of “Reinventing the Way Stories Are Told”
Demo, Computer Science Education Week, Boulder, CO
“Emergent Technologies with 3D Printing in Classroom”
Demo, IdeaForge HomeComming Day, Boulder, CO
“Tactile Picture Books to Enhance Reading Experience for Blind Children”
Exhibition, Gemmille Engineering Library, Boulder, CO
“Crowd sourced 3D Printed Tactile Pictures – Harold and the Purple Crayon”
Workshop, Colorado Talking Book Library, Denver, CO
“Design Tactile Map to Guide People with Visual Impairments”
Series Workshop, Teen's Science Cafe, Denver, CO
“Designing Tactile Pictures with Craft Materials for 3D Printing”

SELECTED PRESS
2016

3DPrint.com, 3D Printed Tactile Books Allow Visually Impaired Children to Experience Stories, Feb 5 Link

2015

Boing Boing, 3D printing tactile versions of Goodnight Moon for blind children, Feb 20 Link

2014

MetaTrend (Korea), Tangible Context 손으로 전달되는 컨텍스트 (Vol.57, Paper Publication Only), Oct
Masters of Media, 3D printing: a tool in revolutionizing the books for visually impaired children, Sep 17 Link
DNA India (India), Picture books for the visually-impaired get a 3D boost, Sep 28 Link
Children's Book Council, ‘Tactile Picture Books Project’ Goes Beyond Braille, Sep 9 Link
New Scientist (Issue 2984), 3D-printed books make pictures real for blind children, Aug 28 Link
GalleryCat (Adweek.com), 3D Printed Storybooks For Visually Impaired Children, Aug 25 Link
Electric Literature, 3-D Printed Storybooks for the Visually Impaired, Aug 23 Link
A book and a good lie down (Australia), A Few Stories for Children's Books Week , Aug 16 Link
NPR: National Public Radio, Beyond Braille: 3-D Printed Books For The Blind, Aug 13 Link
Women Makes Waves (UK), The Tactile Picture Books Project. Bringing Books Alive For Visually-Impaired Children, Aug 13 Link
3D Hubs, Maker Talk: Creating tactile storybooks for children with visual impairment, Aug 9 Link
3D Imprimalia (Spain), Libros táctiles impresos en 3D para niños ciegos, Aug Link
3diot, Blind Children Benefit from 3-D Printed Books, Jul 9 Link
DailyMail (UK), Now you can FEEL the Cat in the Hat: Researchers use 3D printing to help blind children enjoy classic bedtime stories, Jul 7 Link
NewsWeek, 3-D Printing Enables Visually Impaired Children to Experience the World of Literary Classics, Jul 7 Link
NanoWerk, 3D-printed picture books for visually impaired children, Jul 7 Link
Paths to Literacy, Tactile Picture Books Project, Jul 6 Link
Mashable, Imagining a New Way to Read, One 3D-Printed Book at a Time, Jul 3 Link
DailyCamera, CU-Boulder Researchers Create Children's books with 3-D printing, Jun 28 Link
Pink Giraffe (Russia), "Pink Giraffe" printed on a three­dimensional printer. It's a Revolution in Education!, Jun 25 Link
3ders, 3D Printed Tactile Picture Books for Visually Impaired Kids, Jun 24 Link
ScienceDaily, Picture books for visually impaired kids go 3-D, Jun 23 Link
3DPrint.com, 3D Printed Tactile Books For Blind Children, Created By University of Colorado, Jun 21 Link
9 News, CU Creates 3D Book Program for Blind Children, Jun 21 Link
CU Engineering Library Blog, 3D-Printed Book Installation at the Gemmill Library, May 7 Link
CU Engineering Magazine, Reading in 3D: Making Books for Visually Impaired Children, April 14 Link
CU Outreach and Engagement, Re-envisioning Reading with 3D-printed Picture Books, Mar 31 Link

2013 Magazin of Artikel A-Welle in Umwelt-Aargau (Switzerland), Gibt es den benutzerfreudlichen Billettautomaten wirklich?(Is There a Really User-Friendly Ticket Machine?), May Link
ColoradoDaily, CU-Boulder students team with Swiss university on transportation project, Jan 9 Link
CU Engineering and Applied Science Blog, Computer Science Grad Students Collaborate on Swiss Project, Jan 9 Link

TEACHING EXPERIENCES
2015 Guest Lecturer, CU Science Discovery Summer Science Camp
Research Mentor, EFRI Program for High school students
Co-advise, Research Independent study (CSCI3900, CSCI5900), University of Colorado Boulder
2014 Guest Lecturer, “Tactile Storytelling: Re-Envisioning the Written Word”, Teen's Cafe, CU Science Discovery
Teaching Assistant, Introduction to Programming(CSCI 1300), University of Colorado Boulder
2013 Teaching Assistant, Introduction to Programming(CSCI 1300), University of Colorado Boulder
Grader, Big Data-Human Computer Interaction(CSCI 7000), University of Colorado Boulder
2009-2010 Lecturer, "How to use Windows and MS Office", Korea Migrants Center, Korea
2009 After-school Teacher, Math and Science, Dukyang Middle School, Korea
2009 Lecturer, Data Structures in C/C++, Intrusion Defense Team, Korea Aerospace University, Korea

SERVICES
2017 Faculty Search Committee, PhD student member
Conference Paper Review, TEI, CHI, CSCW, DIS, C&C, IDC
Student Volunteer, CHI
2016 Conference Paper Review, TEI, CHI, CSCW, TVX, iUI, IDC, DIS, MobileHCI, CHI Play
2015 Student Volunteer, CHI, IDC
Journal Article Review, Research in Developmental Disabilities (RIDD)
Conference Paper Review, CHI, CSCW, iUI, C&C, IDC, Mobile HCI, TVX, CHI Play
Consulting Editor, ODYSSEY Magazine: Adventures in Science, (Issue. February)
2014 Consulting Editor, Android SDK Reference Book (ISBN:9788909189026)
Conference Paper Review, CHI, SUI, CHI Play, ITS, Mobile HCI, TVX, DIS, TEI
2013 Conference Paper Review, UIST
2012 Student Volunteer, The National Association for Gifted Children Convention
2009 Club President, Intrusion Defense Team, Korea Aerospace University, Korea
Student Volunteer, Onnuri Campaign(Teaching Old Citizens for Information Technology), Korea Communication Commission, Korea