Kyungim Baek
Associate Professor

Office: POST 303F
Tel: 808-956-8560
Email: kyungim AT


  • Ph.D. 2002, Colorado State University
  • M.S. 1996, Sogang University
  • B.S. 1994, Sogang University

Research Interests

Computer vision; Machine learning; Computational model of visual perception; Pattern recognition and machine learning in Bioinformatics

Recent Publications

  • Jonas Krause, Kyungim Baek, and Lipyeow Lim. 2019. A Guided Multi-scale Categorization of Plant Species in Natural Images. Computer Vision and Patter Recognition (CVPR) Workshop on Computer Vision Problems in Plant Phenotyping (CVPPP 2019)
  • Jonas Krause, Gavin Sugita, Kyungim Baek, Lipyeow Lim. 2018. WTPlant (What’s That Plant?): A Deep Learning System for Identifying Plants in Natural Images. Proceedings of the 2018 ACM on International Conference on Multimedia Retrieval (ICMR 2018): 517-520
  • Aurélie Hurault, Kyungim Baek, and Henri Casanova. 2015. Selecting linear algebra kernel composition using response time prediction. Softw. Pract. Exper. 45, 12 (December 2015), 1659-1676. DOI=10.1002/spe.2307
  • Menor, M. S., Baek, K., & Poisson, G. (2015). Prediction of Mature MicroRNA and Piwi-Interacting RNA without a Genome Reference or Precursors. International Journal of Molecular Sciences16(1), 1466–1481. DOI: 10.3390/ijms16011466


  • Spring 2019
    • ICS 241 Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science II
  • Fall 2019
    • ICS 241 Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science II
    • ICS 483 Computer Vision