Work Experiences

  • Research Engineer
    Sep 2016 - current
    Australian National University, ACT, Australia
    Computational Media Lab., ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science

    Picturing Knowledge Project: Visualise knowledge graphs by connecting large collections of images and their descriptions - as a part of the Apostle project hosted by Data to Decision CRC

    • Find new methods to automatically generate multimedia event summary documents
    • Filter and cluster the extracted media features
    • Generate natural language summaries for the collections and measure the visual relevance of words and entities

    Awarded the D2D CRC Women in Data Science

  • Junior Research Engineer
    Aug 2011 - May 2015
    LG Electronics, Seoul, South Korea
    Convergence Product Prototyping Team, Creative Innovation Center
    Implemented IoT devices to control legacy home appliances
    Prototyped new types of wearable devices
    • Designed a new UI/UX platform over Real-time OS
    • Customised Android and generated new platform for wearable devices
    • Designed interface protocols between devices and smartphone through Bluetooth
    • Implemented a phone application that controls the device
    Built the interface of touch input sensor for edge-bended phone
    • Analysed and processed the touch pattern of users to design efficient gesture input
    • Developed new gesture dispatch interfaces for Android frameworks and application
    • Wrote a device driver and control firmware for the touch input sensors
    Implemented a power monitoring system for mobile environments
    • Built the analysing system on Android kernel/frameworks by monitoring application usage and battery status
  • Research Intern
    Aug 2010 - Feb 2011
    Microsoft Research Asia, Beijing, China
    Wireless & Network Group
    • Researched on the traffic models and topology for data center networks
    • Introduced a new traffic model considering traffic locality to provide bandwidth guarantees
  • Sun campus ambassador
    Sep 2008 - Feb 2009
    Sun Microsystems, Inc., Seoul, South Korea
    • Organised the 2nd university Java algorithm contest
    • Worked as a session translator at Sun Tech Day 2008 Seoul
  • Engineering Intern
    Mar 2008 - Sep 2008
    NHN Corporation, Seoul, South Korea
    Web-robot Development Team
    • Analysed the page url patterns and built a url parser
    • Developed a web page crawler


  • M.S. in Computer Science
    2009 - 2011
    KAIST, Daejeon, South Korea
    • Analysed power consumption statistics and designed scalable power-efficient system on multi-core environments
    • Examined network traffic data on on-chip network to introduce a new structure
    • Implemented simulation based network systems to compare ideas from academic papers
  • B.S. in Computer Science
    2004 - 2009
    KAIST, Daejeon, South Korea
  • Interchange student program at FUDAN University, Shanghai, China Sep 2006 - Feb 2007
    Summer session at UCSD, San Diego, USA Jul 2006 - Aug 2006

Technical Expertise

  • Programming: Python, JavaScript, C/C++, Java, XML, SQL, Bash, Matlab
  • Software and Tool: NLTK, Scikit, TensorFlow, Git, Gerrit, Atlassian Tools (Jira, Bitbucket, Confluence), Trace32, Gdb, Keil, IAR, Eclipse, Android Studio
  • Web: Django, HTML, CSS, Bootstrap
  • Environment: RTOS (FreeRTOS, Contiki), Linux, Android, Windows
  • System Frameworks / UX architecture
    Android application communicating with other devices
    Multithreaded OS structure
    Device Driver and Firmware
    Good troubleshooting / problem solving skills


  • "PathRec: Visual Analysis of Travel Route Recommendations"
    Dawei Chen, Dongwoo Kim, Lexing Xie, Minjeong Shin, Aditya Menon, Cheng Soon Ong, Iman Avazpour, John Grundy
    The ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (RecSys), Demo Paper, 2017
  • "Mutually Aware Prefetcher and On-chip Network Designs for Multi-cores"
    Junghoon Lee, Hanjoon Kim, Minjeong Shin, John Kim, Jaehyuk Huh
    IEEE Transactions on Computers 63 (9), 2014
  • “Leveraging torus topology with deadlock recovery for cost-efficient on-chip network”
    Minjeong Shin, John Kim
    IEEE 29th International Conference on Computer Design (ICCD), 2011
  • “Exploiting Mutual Awareness between Prefetchers and On-chip Networks in Multi-cores”
    Junghoon Lee, Minjeong Shin, Hanjoon Kim, John Kim, Jaehyuk Huh
    The 20th International Conference on Parallel Architectures and Compilation Techniques (PACT), 2011
  • “Achieving Bandwidth Guarantees in Virtual Data Centers using the Hose Model”
    Minjeong Shin, Chuanxiong Guo, John Kim
    The 3rd USENIX Workshop on Hot Topics in Cloud Computing (HotCloud'11), Poster session


  • An insole, A digital device and method for controlling the same (co-inventor)
    KR Patent Application 1020150102976
  • Mobile terminal and method for controlling the same (co-inventor)
    KR Patent Application 1020150093417
  • An insole, A mobile terminal and method for controlling the same (co-inventor)
    KR Patent Application 1020150082430
  • “Terminal and method for controlling an output of AV data thereof (co-inventor)
    KR Patent Application 1020140021118
  • Mobile terminal and method for providing three-dimensional images thereof
    KR Patent Application 1020140021116
  • Wearable glass-type device and method of controlling the device (co-inventor)
    KR Patent Application 1020130139293
  • Mobile terminal
    KR Patent Application 1020130011661
  • Routing system and method using torous topology in on-chip network (co-inventor)
    KR Patent Application 1020110142500


  • 40/41 Clare Burton Circuit, Franklin, ACT 2913, Australia
    minjeong.shin at