Assistant Professor / IEEE Korea Council Chapter Secretary & Treasurer
Dept. of Robot and Smart System Engineering
Kyungpook National University
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Ph.D. , Dept. of IT Engineering at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), South Korea (2019)

           Thesis Advisor: Prof. Son-Cheol Yu
               Thesis Title: AUV based Precise Seabed Mapping with a Wave Energy-harvesting Surface Vehicle 

M.E., Dept. of Ocean Science and Technology at POSTECH, South Korea (2014)

           Thesis Advisor: Prof. Son-Cheol Yu
               Thesis Title: Development of the Autonomous Underwater Vehicle ‘Cyclops’ and Control System Design 

B.E., School of Mechanical Eng. at Pusan National University, South Korea (2012)


2020-present: Assistant Professor, Kyungpook National University 

2019 - 2020: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Dept. of Creative IT Engineering, POSTECH

Honors and Awards

2020 Best Paper Award, Korea Robotics Society Annual Conference

2020 Oral Presentation Award, The Korean Society of Fisheries and Aquatic Science

2018 Distinguished Service Award for National Ocean Day 2018, Pohang Regional Office of Oceans and Fisheries, South Korea

2018 Best Paper Award, Korean Marine Robot Technology Society 

2016 IEEE OES Student Poster Award on "Imaginary AUV project", International Conference AUV2016 at Univ. of Tokyo

The Team

Iulian Filip

MS Student

Judong Park

B.S. Student

Team Member Wanted

Open Positions

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