Jinwoo Shin


Jinwoo Shin is currently an associate professor at the School of Electrical Engineering at KAIST, Korea. His current major research interest is on algorithmic questions for machine learning and related fields. He obtained the Ph.D. degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2010 with George M. Sprowls (Best MIT CS PhD Thesis) Award and B.S. degrees (in Math and CS) from Seoul National University in 2001. After spending two years (2010-2012) at Algorithms & Randomness Center, Georgia Institute of Technology, one year (2012-2013) at Business Analytics and Mathematical Sciences Department, IBM T. J. Watson Research, he joined KAIST EE in Fall 2013. Dr. Shin received Kenneth C. Sevcik Award at ACM SIGMETRICS/Performance 2009, Best Publication Award from INFORMS Applied Probability Society 2013, Best Paper Award at ACM MOBIHOC 2013, Bloomberg Scientific Research Award 2015 and ACM SIGMETRICS Rising Star Award 2015. He has published papers at top conferences of various disciplines: NIPS, ICML, ICLR, UAI, AISTATS (machine/deep learning), CVPR (computer vision), SIGMETRICS, INFOCOM, MOBIHOC (networks), FOCS (theoretical computer science), ISIT (information theory), OSDI (operating system) and CDC (control).

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Email: jinwoos@kaist.ac.kr
Phone: 82-42-350-7432
Office: N1-914