Han-Lim Choi

Professional History

  • Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon (Mar. 2021 – present)
  • Associate Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon (Sep. 2014 – Feb. 2021)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon (Mar. 2010 – Aug. 2014)
  • Postdoctoral Associate, Aerospace Controls Laboratory (PI: Prof. Jonathan P. How), MIT, Cambridge, MA (Oct. 2008 – Feb. 2010)

Education

  • PhD in Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA (Feb. 2009)
  • M.S. in Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon (Feb. 2002)
  • B.S. in Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon (Feb. 2000)

Research Interest

  • Decision making and control for multi-agent systems.
  • Intelligence aerospace systems
  • Uncertainty quantification and learning for large-scale systems.
  • Information-theoretic decision making for cyber-physical systems.
  • Air and space vehicle guidance and control.
  • Radar resource management.

Professional Services

  • Associate Editor for AIAA Journal of Aerospace Information Systems (May 2017 – present)
  • Associate Editor for IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters (May 2015 – present)
  • Associate Editor for International Journal of Aeronautical and Space Sciences (Mar. 2018 – present)
  • Associate Editor for International Journal of Advanced Robotic Systems (Aug. 2018 – present)
  • Editor for Unmanned Systems (July 2012 – present)
  • Editor of Journal of The Korean Society for Aeronautical and Space Sciences (Jan. 2011 – present)
  • Editor of Journal of Institute of Control, Robotics and Systems (Jan. 2016 – present)
  • Editor of KAIST Research Series, Springer (Jan. 2017 – present)
  • IEEE Technical Committee for Aerospace Control (Dec. 2016 – present)
  • AIAA Intelligent Systems Technical Committee (May 2017 – present)
  • Area Chair for Robotics: Science and Systems (2011, 2012, 2017, 2018)
  • Associate Editor for IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (2013, 2014, 2015)
  • Publicity Co-Chair & Award Committee Chair & Program Committee Member for International Symposium on Distributed Autonomous Robotic Systems (2014)
  • General Chair for International Conference on Robot Intelligent Technology and Applications (RiTA) (2021)
  • Program Chair for International Conference on Robot Intelligent Technology and Applications (RiTA) (2018, 2019)

Awards & Honors

  • Main role for 100 technologies for Korea in 2025, National Academy of Engineering of Korea (Dec. 2017)
  • Best Paper Award, International Conference on Robot Intelligence Technology and Applications (Dec. 2017)
  • Best Paper Award, Korean Army Conference on Ground Weapons 2016 (Nov. 2016)
  • Best Paper Presentation Award, KSAS Spring Conference 2014 (Nov. 2014)
  • Best Presentation Award, 14th International Conference on Control, Automation, and Systems (Oct. 2014)
  • Excellent Teaching Award of the Dept. of Aerospace Engineering (July 2014)
  • Automatica Applications Prize (Sept. 2011)