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Dr. Jae Sook Cheong joined Africa Multiple Cluster of Excellence in Bayreuth University as a data curator from April, 2022.

Her background is in algorithms in computational geometry and graph theory, with R&D experiences software/digital contents industry.

Her research interests are representing topics of knowledge in graph format, data analytics.


She received a B.A. in Computer Science and Engineering from POSTECH in South Korea in 1996, an MPhil in Computer Science and Engineering from Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) in 2000, and a Ph.D in Information and Computing Sciences from Utrecht University in 2006.

Work Experience

December 2019 - April 2022: Researcher at iisys, Hof University of Applied Sciences.
Project: International Teaching and Research in Hypertext (INTR/HT),

    • Efficient Knowledge-Base Acquisition (EKA)

September 2006 - August 2018: Senior Research Scientist in Electronics and Telecommunications, Research Institute (ETRI), South Korea.
Projects:  Interactive Super Multi-view video system and Authoring tool (2014-2018)

    • R&D project of visual emotional communication platform and authoring tool (2013-2014)
    • Standardization for User Description (MPEG) (2013)
    • Future Technology Research Project (2010-2012)
    • R&D project of Photo-realistic rendering system (2006-2008)



Dr. Jae Sook Cheong
Data Curator, Africa Multiple Cluster of Excellence

Office:ZAPF Haus 3, Room 3.3.25

Phone: +49 (0) 921 55-4586
E-mail: jae-sook.cheong@uni-bayreuth.de

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