About Me

Hello! This is SangHyun Yi. I'm into all the things related to brain and artificial intelligence. Please check my CV for more information.


Applied Scientist Intern

Mar 2018 - Aug 2018

Undergraduate Research Intern

Jan 2016 - Dec 2016

Undergraduate Research Intern

Jun 2011 - Aug 2011


Chihyung Jeon , Hanbyul Jeong , Heesun Shin , Heewon Kim , Sungeun Kim and Sanghyun Yi, "Can AI Read Your Politics?? Social and Ethical Implications of Artificial Political Intelligence", in When Robots Think. Interdisciplinary Views on Intelligent Automation, M√ľnster, Germany, 2018.
Sanghyun Yi, Jeehang Lee, Changhwa Lee, Juno Kim, Sujin An and Sangwan Lee, "A Competitive Path to Build Artificial Football Agents for AI Worldcup", in IEEE/IEIE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE) Asia, Jeju, Korea, 2018.
Sanghyun Yi, Jeehang Lee and Sangwan Lee, "Maximally separating and correlating model-based and model-free reinforcement learning", in Computational and Systems Neuroscience (Cosyne), Denver, USA, 2018.
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Sanghyun Yi and Kyomin Jung, "A Chatbot by Combining Finite State Machine, Information Retrieval, and Bot-Initiative Strategy", in 1st Proceedings of Alexa Prize (Alexa Prize 2017), Las Vegas, USA, 2017.


Full tuition & fee for outstanding academic performance.

Semifinalist, The Alexa Prize

Oct 2016 - Aug 2017
10th place as an unsponsored team among 18 semifinalists which include 12 sponsored teams.
Achieved 85.1% accuracy on food image classification. The only undergraduate awardee.
1st place at the preliminary league and 3rd place at the final tournament where the top 4 teams of the preliminary participated in. Awarded approx $1500.
Had a talk about the result at The 5th International Conference on Robot Intelligence Technology and Applications(RiTA).

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