Congratulations to Jaeyeong Yang and Yoonseo Zoh for receiving Best Oral and Poster Presentation Awards at the 2019 Annual Meeting of the Korean Cognitive Science Society!

With our collabrators at Ohio State (Dr. Jay Myung and Dr. Mark Pitt), Jaeyeong Yang and Dr. Ahn will give a workshop on ADOpy, a Python package for Adaptive Design Optimziation (ADO) at the 41st Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society to be held in Montreal, Canada. The half-day workshop will be on July 24, 2019 (title: Optimizing the design of an experiment using the ADOpy package: An introduction and tutorial). Its preprint and Github repo will be available later this year.


Congratulations to Jihyun Hur (research assistant) on being accepted into the ABCD Workshop on Brain Development and Mental Health to be held in Portland, Oregon (August 19-23, 2019)!


With generous support from SNU, we hosted Dr. Hakwan Lau’s visit to SNU and discussed potential collaboration on multivoxel fMRI neurofeedback.

Congratulations to Hyeonjin Kim for receiving the SNU Graduate Research Grant in Social Sciences! Mina Kwon and Yunseo Jeong also received the SNU Undergraduate Research Grant in Social Sciences! We had a barbecue party to celebrate the multiple awards!

Congratulations to Hunter Hahn (former graduate student at Ohio State) for being awarded the Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Predoctoral Fellowship (F31) by the National Institutes of Health (NIH)! Its project title is “Predicting adverse outcomes among sexual minorities and heterosexuals from a prospective study of adolescent health and wellbeing.” Big congratulations!

Congratulations to Harhim Park (graduate student) on being awarded the SNU Graduate Scholarship for Basic Science Research!

Five faculty members at SNU including Dr. Ahn organized a week-long workshop on Data Analysis in Neuroscience (DANS) (Feb 18-22, 2019). Check out its website for more details (in Korean) and a group picture.