Minje Kim

Minje Kim

Assistant Professor, School of Informatics and Computing

Education

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign May. 2016
  • M.S. in Computer Science and Engineering, Summa Cum Laude - POSTECH, Pohang, Korea, Feb. 2006
  • B.E. in Information and Computer Engineering, Honor - Ajou University, Suwon, Korea, Feb. 2004

Awards

  • Outstanding Teaching Assistant- Dept. of Computer Science, UIUC, for the class "Machine Learning for Signal Processing (CS598PS)". Fall 2015
  • Finalist for the Best Student Papers on Audio Signal Processing - For the paper published in LVA/ICA 2015 [C023]. Jul. 2015
  • Qualcomm Innovation Fellowship 2015 Finalist - 35 finalists out of 146 submitted proposals from 18 participating universities. Dec. 2014
  • Starkey Signal Processing Research Student Grant - For the paper published in ICASSP 2014 [C017]. Apr. 2014
  • Intel PhD Fellowship Finalist - One of six nominees to represent the University of Illinois in the national competition. Feb. 2014
  • Microsoft Research PhD Fellowship Nominee- Selected as one of three applicants to represent the Dept. of Computer Science in the University of Illinois. Oct. 2013
  • Google ICASSP Student Travel Grant and AASP Best Student Paper - For the paper published in ICASSP 2013 [C012]. Jun. 2013
  • Richard T. Cheng Endowed Fellowship - As an exceptional incoming student, Dept. of Computer Science, UIUC ($9,999). Aug. 2011 — Jul. 2012
  • Summa Cum Laude - POSTECH. Feb. 2006
  • Graduate with Honor - Ajou University. Feb. 2004
  • Full Scholarship for the four years of the undergraduate study - As the departmental top-scored student in the university entrance exam. Mar. 2000 — Feb. 2004

Representative publications

Deep learning for monaural speech separation.(2014)
Po-Sen Huang, Minje Kim, Mark Hasegawa-Johnson and Paris Smaragdis
1562 -1566

Joint optimization of masks and deep recurrent neural networks for monaural source separation.(2015)
Po-Sen Huang, Minje Kim, Mark Hasegawa-Johnson and Paris Smaragdis
IEEE/ACM Transactions on Audio, Speech, and Language Processing, 23 (12), 2136-2147

Bitwise Neural Networks.(2015)
Minje Kim and Paris Smaragdis

SINGING-VOICE SEPARATION USING DEEP RECURRENT NEURAL NETWORKS.(2014)
Po-Sen Huang, Minje Kim, Mark Hasegawa-Johnson and Paris Smaragdis

SINGING-VOICE SEPARATION FROM MONAURAL RECORDINGS USING DEEP RECURRENT NEURAL NETWORKS.(2014)
Po-Sen Huang, Minje Kim, Mark Hasegawa-Johnson and Paris Smaragdis

Experiments on Deep Learning for Speech Denoising.(2014)
Ding Liu, Paris Smaragdis and Minje Kim

Nonnegative matrix partial co-factorization for drum source separation.(2010)
Jiho Yoo, Minje Kim, Kyeongok Kang and Seungjin Choi
IEEE. 1942-1945

Nonnegative Matrix Partial Co-Factorization for Spectral and Temporal Drum Source Separation.(2011)
Minje Kim, Jiho Yoo, Kyeongok Kang and Seungjin Choi
Selected Topics in Signal Processing, IEEE Journal of, 5 (6), 1192-1204

Mixtures of Local Dictionaries for Unsupervised Speech Enhancement.(2015)
Minje Kim and Paris Smaragdis
IEEE Signal Processing Letters, 22 (3), 288 - 292

Monaural music source separation: Nonnegativity, sparseness, and shift-invariance.(2006)
Minje Kim and Seungjin Choi
Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. 617-624

Single Channel Source Separation Using Smooth Nonnegative Matrix Factorization with Markov Random Fields.(2013)
Minje Kim and Paris Smaragdis

XNOR-POP: A processing-in-memory architecture for binary Convolutional Neural Networks in Wide-IO2 DRAMs.(2017)
Lei Jiang, Minje Kim, Wujie Wen and Danghui Wang
IEEE. 6-Jan

Adaptive Denoising Autoencoders: A Fine-tuning Scheme to Learn from Test Mixtures.(2015)
Minje Kim and Paris Smaragdis

LPC residual signal encoding/decoding apparatus of modified discrete cosine transform (MDCT)-based unified voice/audio encoding device.(2014)
Seung Kwon Beack, Tae Jin Lee, Min Je Kim, Kyeongok Kang, Dae Young Jang, Jin Woo Hong, SEO Jeongil, Chieteuk Ahn, Hochong Park, Young-Cheol Park

Breakdown of the chiral anomaly in Weyl semimetals in a strong magnetic field.(2017)
Pilkwang Kim, Ji Hoon Ryoo and Cheol-Hwan Park
Physical review letters, 119 (26), 266401