Suyeon Choi (최수연)

Dept. of Electrical Engineering
Stanford University

email: suyeon (at) stanford (dot) edu Email

You can download my curriculum vitae as a pdf document here.

Education


09/20 - PhD in Electical Engineering, Stanford University, CA, USA
09/19 - 06/21 Master of Science in Electical Engineering, Stanford University, CA, USA
03/13 - 02/19 Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea (summa cum laude)
* 2-year absence to ful fill military duty (08/15 - 05/17)
03/10 - 02/13 Seoul Science High School, Seoul, Korea (for gifted students)

Publications


2021
S. Choi*, M. Gopakumar*, Y. Peng, J. Kim, and G. Wetzstein, "Neural 3D Holography: Learning Accurate Wave Propagation Models for 3D Holographic Virtual and Augmented Reality Displays", ACM Transactions on Graphics (SIGGRAPH Asia 2021);
Y. Peng*, S. Choi*, J. Kim, and G. Wetzstein, "Speckle-free Holography with Partially Coherent Light Sources and Camera-in-the-loop Calibration", Science Advances (2021);
S. Choi, Y. Peng, J. Kim, and G. Wetzstein, "High-quality holographic displays using double SLMs and camera-in-the-loop optimization", Optical Architectures for Displays and Sensing in Augmented, Virtual, and Mixed Reality (SPIE AR, VR, MR);
S. Choi, J. Kim, Y. Peng, and G. Wetzstein, "Optimizing image quality for holographic near-eye displays with Michelson Holography", Optica (2021);
2020
Y. Peng, S. Choi, N. Padmanaban, and G. Wetzstein, "Neural Holography with Camera-in-the-loop Training," ACM Transactions on Graphics (SIGGRAPH Asia 2020);
D. Yoo*, S. Lee*, Y. Jo, J. Cho, S. Choi, and B. Lee, "Volumetric Head-Mounted Display with Locally Adaptive Focal Blocks", IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (2020);
2019
Y. Jo*, S. Lee*, D. Yoo, S. Choi, D. Kim, and B. Lee, "Tomographic Projector: Large Scale Volumetric Display with Uniform Viewing Experiences," ACM Transactions on Graphics (SIGGRAPH Asia 2019);
S. Choi, S. Lee, Y. Jo, D. Yoo, D. Kim, and B. Lee, "Optimal binary representation via non-convex optimization on tomographic displays," Optics Express (2019);
D. Yoo, S. Lee, Y. Jo, J. Cho, S. Choi, and B. Lee, "15 focal planes head-mounted display using LED array backlight," Optical Design Challenge 2019, (SPIE Photonics West 2019);

Honors and Awards


2018 Grand Prize, Blockchain Technology Contest, LINE X Korean Institute of Information Scientists and Engineers
2016 Bronze Medal, University Students Mathematics Contest, the Korean Mathematical Society
2012 Silver Medal, International Physics Olympiad (IPhO)
2009 Gold Medal, Korean Mathematical Olympiad
2008 Gold Medal, Korean Physics Olympiad

Scholarships


2019 - 2024 Kwanjeong Scholarship, Kwanjeong Educational Foundation
2019 - 2021 Korean Government Scholarship Program for Study Overseas, Korea government
2013 - 2018 Presidential Science Scholarship, Korea Student Aid Foundation
2012 Youth Scholarship, Woongjin Foundation

Research Experiences


Graduate Research Assistant Computational Imaging Lab, Stanford University, 09/19 -
Research Intern Optical Engineering and Quantum Electonics Laboratory, Seoul National University, 07/18 - 07/19
Undergraduate Research Project Virtual Machine & Optimization Lab, Seoul National University, 01/18 - 06/18
Research Intern Optical Engineering and Quantum Electonics Laboratory, Seoul National University, 09/17 - 12/17

Work Experience


Summer 2020 Research Intern, NVIDIA NXP Team
03/16 - 05/17 Software engineer, Cybercrime Investigation Planning Team, Cyber Bureau, Korean National Police Agency
01/15 - 02/15 Software Internship, Sway Mobile, Inc
08/13 - 08/15 Software Internship Program, Samsung SDS

Extra Curricular Activities


08/17 Qualcomm IT Tour, Qualcomm, San Diego
09/15 - 03/16 Auxillary Policeman, Crime Prevention Police Company, Seoul Eunpyeong Police Station
07/13 - 07/15 Math Teacher, Seoul National University Children's Hospital, SNUH
2014 Freshman Mentor, Dept. of ECE, SNU

Teaching


Spring 2021 Course Assistant, EE267: Virtual Reality, Stanford University
Fall 2018 Undergraduate Teaching Assistant, Digital Systems Design and Experiments, Dept. of ECE, Seoul National University
Tutor, Basic Physics, Dept. of Physics, SNU
Spring 2018 Tutor, Basic Physics, Dept. of Physics, SNU
Fall 2017 Undergraduate Teaching Assistant, Introduction to Electromagnetism, Dept. of ECE, SNU
Spring 2015 Tutor, Basic Physics, Dept. of Physics, SNU
Undergraduate Teaching Assistant, Introduction to Circuit Theory and Laboratory, Dept. of ECE, SNU
Fall 2014 Tutor, Basic Physics, Dept. of Physics, SNU
Undergraduate Teaching Assistant, Digital Logic Design and Lab, Dept. of ECE, SNU