TAESIK GONG

Taesik Gong

Ph.D. Candidate @ KAIST
Research Interests: Mobile Sensing & Applied Machine Learning



News

  • Apr. 2021 | ๐Ÿค Graduate Symposium 2021 by Google Research
  • Feb. 2021 | ๐Ÿ† Global Leadership Awards from the president of KAIST
  • Feb. 2021 | ๐Ÿ“ Paper accepted at IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC)
  • Dec. 2020 | ๐Ÿ’ฌ Talk at EIRIC (Electronic & Information Research Information Center)
  • Oct. 2020 | ๐Ÿ† Google Ph.D. Fellowship
  • Jun. 2020 | ๐Ÿ“ Paper accepted at ACM MobileHCI โ€˜20
  • Jul. 2019 | ๐Ÿ“ Paper accepted at ACM SenSys โ€˜19
  • Jul. 2019 | ๐Ÿ“ Paper accepted at ACM IMWUT (UbiComp) โ€˜19
  • Jun. 2019 | ๐Ÿ† Best Video Award at ACM MobiSys โ€˜19.
  • Apr. 2019 | ๐Ÿ‘” Start of my internship at Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, China
  • Nov. 2018 | ๐Ÿ† Naver Ph.D. Fellowship
  • Jul. 2018 | ๐Ÿ‘” Start of my internship at Nokia Bell Labs, Cambridge, UK
  • Apr. 2018 | ๐Ÿ† Best Demo/Poster Award at ACM SIGCHI Local Chapter, KAIST
  • Feb. 2018 | ๐Ÿ† Best Demo/Poster Award at HCI@KAIST workshop โ€˜18


Education


Work Experience


PUBCLICATIONS


Conferences and Journals

[TMC โ€˜21] โ€œAdapting to Unknown Conditions in Learning-based Mobile Sensingโ€
Taesik Gong, Yeonsu Kim, Ryuhaerang Choi, Jinwoo Shin, and Sung-Ju Lee
IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing.
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[MobileHCI โ€˜20]โ€Messaging Beyond Texts with Real-time Image Suggestionsโ€
Joon-Gyum Kim, Taesik Gong, Kyungsik Han, Juho Kim, Jeonggil Ko, and Sung-Ju Lee
International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services 2020, Virtual Conference.
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[TSC โ€˜20] โ€œNo More One Liners: Bringing Context into Emoji Recommendationsโ€
Joon-Gyum Kim, Taesik Gong, Bogoan Kim, Jaeyeon Park, Woojeong Kim, Evey Huang, Kyungsik Han, Juho Kim, Jeonggil Ko, and Sung-Ju Lee
ACM Transactions on Social Computing, Volume 3, Issue 2, Article 9, 2020
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[ICMLA โ€˜19] โ€œAudiDoS: Real-Time Denial-of-Service Adversarial Attacks on Deep Audio Modelsโ€
Taesik Gong, Alberto Gil C. P. Ramos, Akhil Mathur, Sourav Bhattacharya, and Fahim Kawsar
IEEE International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications 2019, Boca Raton, Florida, USA.
(Acceptance Rate: 28%; 108/375)

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[SenSys โ€˜19] โ€œMetaSense: Few-Shot Adaptation to Untrained Conditions in Deep Mobile Sensingโ€
Taesik Gong, Yeonsu Kim, Jinwoo Shin, and Sung-Ju Lee
ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems 2019, New York, NY, USA.
(Acceptance Rate: 19%; 28/144)

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[UbiComp โ€˜19] โ€œKnocker: Vibroacoustic-based Object Recognition with Smartphonesโ€
Taesik Gong, Hyunsung Cho, Bowon Lee, and Sung-Ju Lee
Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (IMWUT), Volume 3, Issue 3, Article 83, September 2019 (ACM UbiComp โ€˜19), London, UK.
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[Ad Hoc Networks โ€˜19] โ€œUse MU-MIMO at Your Own Risk โ€“ Why We Donโ€™t Get Gb/s Wi-Fiโ€
Hyunwoo Choi, Taesik Gong, Jaehun Kim, Jaemin Shin, and Sung-Ju Lee
Ad Hoc Networks, Vol. 83, 2019.
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[CHI LBW โ€˜19] โ€œIdentifying Everyday Objects with a Smartphone Knockโ€
Taesik Gong, Hyunsung Cho, Bowon Lee, and Sung-Ju Lee
ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems 2019, Montreal, Canada. (Late-Breaking Work)
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[ICCCN โ€˜17] โ€œEnjoy the Silence: Noise Control with Smartphonesโ€
Taesik Gong, Jun Hyuk Chang, Joon-Gyum Kim, Soowon Kang, Donghwi Kim, and Sung-Ju Lee
International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks 2017, Vancouver, Canada. (Invited paper)
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Posters, Demos, and Videos

[MobiSys โ€˜19] โ€œReal-Time Object Identification with a Smartphone Knockโ€
Taesik Gong, Hyunsung Cho, Bowon Lee, and Sung-Ju Lee
ACM International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services, Seoul, Korea.
PDF Video Best Video Award

[MobiSys โ€˜19] โ€œTowards Condition-Independent Deep Mobile Sensingโ€
Taesik Gong, Yeonsu Kim, Jinwoo shin, and Sung-Ju Lee
ACM International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services, Seoul, Korea.
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[MobiSys โ€˜19] โ€œDissecting 802.11ac Performance - Why We Should Turn Off MU-MIMOโ€
Hyeonwoo Choi, Taesik Gong, Jaehun Kim, Jaemin Shin, and Sung-Ju Lee
ACM International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services, Seoul, Korea.
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[MobiSys โ€˜19] โ€œBringing Context into Emoji Recommendationsโ€
JoonGyum Kim, Taesik Gong, Bogoan Kim, JaeYeon Park, Woojeong Kim, Evey Huang, Kyungsik Han, Juho Kim, JeongGil Ko, and Sung-Ju Lee
ACM International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services, Seoul, Korea.
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HONORS


Global Leadership Award
From the president of KAIST, 2021

Google Ph.D. Fellowship
2020

Best Video Award
โ€œReal-Time Object Identification with a Smartphone Knockโ€, ACM MobiSys 2019

NAVER Ph.D. Fellowship
2018

Best Demo/Poster Award
ACM SIGCHI Local Chapter, KAIST, 2018

Best Demo/Poster Award
HCI@KAIST Annual Winter Workshop, KAIST, 2018

Best TA Award
Introduction to Computer Networks (CS341, 2016 Fall), School of Computing, KAIST, Feb. 2017


ACADEMIC SERVICES


Reviewer

  • ACM IMWUT โ€˜20 โ€˜21
  • ACM CHI โ€˜20 โ€˜21
  • IEEE Pervasive Computing โ€˜21
  • IEEE TMC โ€˜20
  • ACM CHI โ€˜20 Case Studies
  • ACM TEI โ€˜20 Work-in-Progress
  • ACM CHI PLAY โ€˜19 Work-in-Progress

PATENTS


โ€œFew-shot Adaptation to Untrained Conditions in Mobile Sensingโ€
Sung-Ju Lee, Taesik Gong, Yeonsu Kim, Jinwoo Shin
Korea Patent; Filing date: 2019.12.24, No.10-2019-0173544

โ€œKnock-Based Object Recognition with a Smartphoneโ€
Sung-Ju Lee, Taesik Gong, Hyunsung Cho, Bowon Lee
Korea Patent; Filing date: 2018.07.24, No.10-2018-0086161; Issued date: 2019.11.27, No.10-2051493-0000

โ€œActive Noise Control using Smart-phoneโ€
Sung-Ju Lee, Taesik Gong, Jun Hyuk Chang, Joon-Gyum Kim, Soowon Kang, Donghwi Kim
Korea Patent; Filing date: 2017.09.25, No.10-2017-0123715; Issued date: 2019.01.30, No.10-1945776-0000

โ€œRecommendation System for Corresponding Messageโ€
Sung-Ju Lee, Joon-Gyum Kim, Taesik Gong, Jun Hyuk Chang, JeongGil Ko
Korea Patent; Filing date: 2017.08.18, No.10-2017-0104408; Issued date: 2019.05.20, No. 10-1982081-0000


MEDIA


Research Videos

MetaSense

ACM SenSys '19

Knocker

ACM IMWUT '19



Media Coverage

ARIRANG TV

Knocker | 2019.11.14

MBC

Knocker | 2019.10.01


Responsive image

KBS

Knocker | 2019.10.01

YTN

Knocker | 2019.10.01


TJB

Knocker | 2019.10.01



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