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DGIST 정보통신융합공학관(E3) 624호 (우측)

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Research Interests

  • Brain-Machine Interface (BMI)
  • Machine learning big data analysis
  • Neural engineering

Dr. Nari Hong

Postdoc, 2023
Main topic: Machine learning model for precise inverse estimation of neuronal spikes using a minimally invasive neural recording

University of Washington, Seattle, USA


– N. Hong and Y. Nam (2020) “Thermoplasmonic neural chip platform for in situ manipulation of neuronal connections in vitro”, Nature Communications, 11, 6313
– K. Kanders, H. Lee, N. Hong, Y. Nam, and R. Stoop (2020) “Fingerprints of a second order critical line in developing neural networks”, Communications Physics, 3, 13
– N. Hong, S. Joo, and Y. Nam (2017) “Characterization of axonal spikes in cultured neuronal networks using microelectrode arrays and microchannel devices”, IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 64, 492–498
– S. Joo, J.Y. Kim, E. Lee, N. Hong, W. Sung, and Y. Nam (2015) “Effects of ECM protein micropatterns on the migration and differentiation of adult neural stem cells”, Scientific Reports, 5, 13043
– [Review article] R. Kim, S. Joo, H. Jung, N. Hong, and Y. Nam (2014) “Recent trends in microelectrode array technology for in vitro neural interface platform”, Biomedical Engineering Letters, 4, 129–141
– R. Kim, N. Hong, and Y. Nam (2013) “Gold nanograin microelectrodes for neuroelectronic interfaces”, Biotechnology Journal, 8, 206–214


PRESENTATIONS @International conferences

– Annual meeting of biomedical engineering society (BMES), 2019, Poster presentation
– MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibits, 2018, Oral presentation
– International Symposium on Microchemistry and Microsystems (ISMM), 2018, Poster presentation
– Annual meeting of biomedical engineering society (BMES), 2017, Oral presentation
– Nonlinear Dynamic of Electronic System Conference, 2017, Oral presentation
– International IEEE EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering, 2017, Poster presentation
– Annual meeting of the IEEE engineering in medicine and biology society (EMBS), 2016, Poster presentation
– International Meeting on Substrate integrated microelectrode arrays (MEA Meeting), 2016, Poster presentation
– Microtechnologies in Medicine and Biology, 2016, Poster presentation
– MicroTAS, 2015, Poster presentation
– Annual meeting of biomedical engineering society (BMES), 2014, Poster presentation


  1. 2009-2013

    BS, Bio and Brain Engineering

  2. 2013-2015

    MS, Bio and Brain Engineering

  3. 2015-2021

    PhD, Bio and Brain Engineering