Publications

Dr. Kyungah Choi presented a work entitled, “Lighting design considerations: The impact of light on melatonin secretion” at the Asia-Design Engineering Workshop (ADEWS 2017). This study aims to investigate the impact of indoor lighting conditions on physiological and self-reported responses and determine whether these effects depend on the time of day. The study is expected…

Read more Impact of light on melatonin secretion by Dr. Choi

Dr. Kyungah Choi presented a work entitled, “White perception of display devices in dark and lit environments” at the Asia-Design Engineering Workshop (ADEWS 2017). This study aims to investigate the white perception of display devices presented in a real rather than a simulated environment, lit by illuminants with various chromaticities. The results of this study…

Read more True white for televisions by Dr. Choi

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

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Taesu Kim, an undergraduate intern of Color Lab for the last two months presented a poster entitled, “Optimal White Point of Television Under Varying Illuminants” on the AIC 2017 held in Jeju. The study investigated the optimal white point of QLED TV under varying illuminants. In this study, he conducted a visual examination of whiteness…

Read more A search for an optimal white point of television presented at AIC2017

Minsun Hong, a master student of Color Lab presented a poster entitled, “Color in Syntax Highlighting on Programmers’ Readability Assessment” on the AIC 2017 held in Jeju. In this study, she investigated the effect of color in programming language on readability. The study examined the influence of three color related attributes of text reading context,…

Read more Minsun’s study on color in syntax highlighting at AIC2017

Dr. Kyungah Choi delivered a poster presentation entitled, “Facial skin color variability in Korean women” at the 13th AIC Congress of International Colour Association (AIC 2017) in Jeju, Republic of Korea. The study collected standard quantified data on the skin colors of Korean women using a spectrophotometer and thereby investigated facial color variability. The study…

Read more Facial skin color variability in Korean women by Dr.Choi

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 and Kyungah Choi published an article entitled, “Beverage Taste Perception Influenced by Its Turbidity: Results from Twenties and Thirties [탁도에 따른 음료의 미각 인지: 20, 30대 소비자를 중심으로]” in the Korean Journal of the Science of Emotion & Sensibility. The study investigated the cross-modal correspondence between the turbidity and taste of beverages and…

Read more Taste and turbidity by Taesu and Kyungah

EunJin presented her work at the ACM DIS’ 17 conference and the full paper is published in the proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Designing Interactive Systems. In the paper, the heuristic findings and qualitative analyses are provided based on the thorough observation of designers’ selecting and articulating colors to be matched with the given images. As…

Read more Thoughts and Tools for Crafting Colors proposed by EunJin at DIS’ 17