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Prof. Suk delivered a keynote speech at CIE2017, Jeju. She talked about users’ experience of colored lighting in daily lives that focused how we could enrich our every day lives through nuanced lighting. The CIE stands for the International Commission on Illumination – also known as the CIE from its French title, the Commission Internationale…

Read more A keynote speech at CIE2017

The AIC2017 event was eventually held on Jeju Island. AIC is the world’s largest international color conference with over 50 years of history. It is held every year as an interim meeting and held every 4 years as a congress. It was the first time in Korea that the Congress was held in Jeju Island…

Read more Invited lecture at AIC2017

Kyungah Choi completed her Ph.D. in Industrial Design with the dissertation entitled “Dynamic Lighting for a Better Learning Environment.” For her doctoral dissertation, she investigated how dynamic lighting could be employed to support students’ academic achievement and how, deployed effectively in learning environments, such illumination can minimize students’ health risks. Especially, a part of this…

Read more Congratulations to Kyungah Choi on receiving a Ph.D. degree!

Taesu Kim won an award from a domestic design conference. Taesu is an undergraduate intern of Color Lab and presented about his undergraduate research program(URP) on the 2017 Spring DSUS(Design Seminar on University Students) held in Seoul, Korea. In presentation, he proposed package design toolkit “t.package” through a thorough investigation of the gustative experience taste affected…

Read more Taesu won an award in 2017 Spring DSUS

Kyungah Choi and Prof. Suk were invited to a special talk about the flipped learning by Korea Aerospace University [한국항공대학교]. In the seminar, professor shared her teaching experiences describing the course flow, class contents, and some know-hows. Then Kyungah followed the talk and introduced the roles and duties of the teaching assistant(TA) of the flipped…

Read more About the flipped learning, invited by Korea Aerospace University

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Prof. Suk gave a three-hour lecture at KBS academy [KBS 인재개발원] about the affective effect of light. Under the title of “feeling of light [빛을 느끼다]”, the lecture consisted of two parts: psychophysics of light and aesthetics of light. The audience was from mainly engineering domain related with stage light or camera.

Hyunjoo Bee received her master degree with a dissertation entitled, “Material Reconfiguration for Visual Exploration and Product Design Alternatives [재질 재배치에 기반한 제품 디자인 대안의 시각적 탐색]”. The study began with a simple but novel research question, “what about rearranging the materials before confirming the design?” Surprisingly, she found out that many of us are…

Read more Hyunjoo is now a master of science in design

Kyungah’s article published in Optics Express is listed in the “Top Downloads” from October 2016. Because the article and related media coverage were released in April 2016, this confirms her research has obtained significant attention for the last 7 months. The article is entitled as “Dynamic lighting system for the learning environment: performance of elementary students” and…

Read more Kyungah’s article has been highlighted by the Optics Express

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Color Lab has welcomed two new members, Minsun Hong and Yuchun Yan for the Master’s program. Minsun has a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design from KAIST and Yuchun finished her Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design at the University of Liverpool (UK) and Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (P.R.China). Their contributions will be deeply appreciated in the immediate…

Read more Two new members of Color Lab.