Kunwoo Lee

Kunwoo Lee
Seoul National University, South Korea
Academic Dean

Current Position:

Dean, College of Engineering, Seoul National University, Korea

 

Current International Activities:

Editor-in-Chief of Computer-Aided Design published by Elsevier (since 2004.11)

Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Member, IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)

 

Areas of Research:

CAD/CAM, Human-centered Design, Medical application

 

Academic Leadership Experience:

 

 

1980-1984

Graduate Research Assistant, CAD Lab. of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.

 

1984-1986

Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, U. S. A.

 

1986-1990

Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Design and Production Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

 

1990-1995

Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Design and Production Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

 

1993-1994

Visiting Associate Professor, Departmentof Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.

 

1995-present

Professor, School of Mechanical Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

 

1995-2001

Vice President, Society of CAD/CAM Engineers, Korea

 

1996-1998

Department Head, Department of Mechanical Design and Production Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

 

2002-2003

Visiting Professor, Division of Biomechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, U.S.A.

 

2002-2005

Associate Editor, Transactions of the ASME, Journal of Computer & Information Science in Engineering

 

2004-2005

Vice Dean for Student Affairs, College of Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

 

2004-2009

President, Advanced Institute of Convergence Technology, Korea

 

2005-2007

Vice Dean for School Affairs, College of Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

 

2005-2008

2006-present

2007- present

Executive Board, Solid Modeling Association

Member, The Korean Academy of Science Technology

Member, The National Academy of Engineering of Korea

 

2008-2010

 

2009- 2013

Member of Committee, Advisory Commission on Policy Planning, Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Korea

The chair of International Affairs, The National Academy of Engineering of Korea

 

2010.11-12

Visiting Professor, Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, China

 

2011.01-02

Visiting Professor, Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, The University of Tokyo, Japan

 

2013.01-12

President, The Korean Society of Mechanical Engineers, Korea

              2013-present

              2013- present

Dean, College of Engineering, Seoul National University, Korea

Fellow, The American Society of Mechanical Engineers, U.S.A

 

 

Selected Published Articles and Works:

1) Dong Suk Shin, Kunwoo Lee, Daniel Kim, "Biomechanical Study of Lumbar Spine with Dynamic Stabilization Device using Finite Element Method", Computer-Aided Design (SCI), Vol.. 39, No.7, pp. 559-567, 2007.7.

2) Youngjun Kim, Jungbum Cho, Bohyun Kim, Kunwoo Lee, "Modeling of Human head for custom wig production", Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Digital Human Modeling - HCI International 2007), Vol.4561, 2007.7.

3) Youngjun Kim, Kunwoo Lee, Wontae Kim, “3D virtual simulator for breast plastic surgery”, Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds (SCI), vol.19, pp.515-526, 2008. 8.

4) Seong Ho Kim, Kunwoo Lee, "Development of Discomfort Evaluation Method for Car Ingress Motion", International Journal of Automotive Technology (SCIE), Vol.10, No.5, 2009.10.

5) Moonki Jung, Hyundeok Cho, Taehwan Roh, Kunwoo Lee, "Integrated Framework for Vehicle Interior Design Using Digital Human Model", Journal of Computer Science and Technology (SCIE), Vol.24, No.6, 2009.11

6) Jin Hyeok Choi, Sung-Woo Park, Seung-Yeob Baek, Kunwoo Lee, "Evaluation of handheld products by computing user hand fatigue", Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory (SCIE), Vol18, No.2, pp.230-239, 2010.2

7) Dong-Pyoung Sheen, Tae-geun Son, Dae-Kwang Myung, Cheolho Ryu, Sang Hun Lee, Kunwoo Lee, Tae Jung Yeo, “Transformation of a thin-walled solid model into a surface model via solid deflation”, Computer-Aided Design (SCI), Vol. 42, 2010. 8.

8) Dae Kwang Myung, Youngjun Kim, Jin Hyeok Choi, Kunwoo Lee, “Scaled Attenuation Fields: Improved Realtime Generation Method for Digitally Reconstructed Radiographs”, International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing (SCIE), Vol. 11, No. 5, 2010. 10.

9) Yanzhao Ma, Junghoon Kwon, Zhihong Mao, Kunwoo Lee, Linlin Li, Hayoung Chung, “Segment inertial parameters of Korean adults estimated from three-dimensional body laser scan data”, Journal of Industrial Ergonomics (SCI), Vol. 41, No. 1, 2011. 1.

10) Yanzhao Ma, Kunwoo Lee, Linlin Li, Junghoon Kwon, “Nonlinear regression equations for segmental mass-inertial characteristics of Korean adults estimated using three-dimensional range scan data”, Applied Ergonomics (SCI), Vol. 42, No. 2, 2011. 1.

11) Youngjun Kim, Kang-Il Kim, Jin Hyeok Choi, Kunwoo Lee, “Novel methods for 3D postoperative analysis of total knee arthroplasty using 2D-3D image registration”, Clinical Biomechanics (SCI), Vol. 26, No. 4, 2011. 5.

12) Yang-Kyun Park, Siyong Kim, Hwiyoung Kim, Il Han Kim, Kunwoo Lee, Sung-Joon Ye, “Quasi-breath-hold technique using personalized audio-visual biofeedback for respiratory motion manageemnt in radiotherapy”, Medical Physics (SCI), Vol. 38, No. 6, 2011. 6.

13) Hwiyoung Kim, Yang-Kyun Park, Il-Han Kim, Kunwoo Lee, Sung-Joon Ye, “Development of an optical-based image guidance system: Technique detecting external markers behind a full facemask”, Medical Physics (SCI), Vol. 38, No. 6, 2011. 6.

14) Mao Zhihong, Cao Guo, Ma Yanzhao, Kunwoo Lee, “Curvature Estimation for Meshes Based on Vertex-Normal Triangles”, Computer-Aided Design (SCI), Vol. 43, No. 12, 2011. 12.

15) Seung-Yeob Baek, Kunwoo Lee, “Parametric human body shape modeling framework for human-centered product design”, Computer-Aided Design (SCI), Vol. 44, No. 1. 2012. 1.

16) Sang Hun Lee, Kunwoo Lee, “Simultaneous and incremental feature-based multiresolution modeling with feature operation in part design”, Computer-Aided Design (SCI), Vol. 44, No. 4, 2012. 5.

17) Jaewoo Park, Kyungnam Kim, Daehie Hong, Jeheon Moon, Do-Hoon Koo, Myoungsoo Kang, Insik Shin, Yeonghun Kim, Kunwoo Lee, “The shoulder abduction exercise with a haptic-based resistance training machine”, International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing (SCI), Vol. 13, No. 12, 2012. 12.

18) Taewoo Kim, Kunwoo Lee, Junghoon Kwon, “Design Improvement of the Smith Machine using Simulation on Musculoskeletal Model”, International Journal of CAD/CAM, Vol. 12, No. 1, 2012.

19) Seung-Yeob Baek, Joon Ho Wang, Insub Song, Kunwoo Lee, Seungbum Koo, “Automated Bone Landmarks Prediction on the Femur using Anatomical Deformation Technique”, Computer-Aided Design (SCI), Vol. 45, No. 2, 2013. 2.

20) Seung-Yeob Baek, Kunwoo Lee, “Parametric human body modeling system for virtual garment fitting”, International Journal of Computer Aided Engineering and Technology, Vol. 5, No. 2/3, 2013. 3.

 

 

Education:

 

 

1974-1978

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Seoul National University, Korea

 

1979-1981

M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, MIT, U. S. A.

 

1981-1984

Ph. D. in Mechanical Engineering, MIT, U. S. A.