Seongmin Lee

1 Gwanak-ro, Gwanak-gu, Seoul, 08826 ยท

I am an undergraduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Seoul National University. I will receive my B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Seoul National University on February 2021. During my undergraduate years, I was supported by the Presidential Science Scholarship. My research interests cover data mining and machine learning; specifically, graph mining, natural language processing, and real-world programming.


Seoul National University

Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Summa Cum Laude expected
March 2016 - February 2021

Korea Science Academy of KAIST

Math and Science Specialized School
One year early entrance, Graduated with distinction in GPA
February 2013 - February 2016

Research Experience

Data Mining Lab, Seoul National University

Undergraduate Research Internship

Advisor: Prof. U Kang

January 2020 - Present

Communication and Machine Learning Laboratory, Seoul National University

Undergraduate Research Internship and Bachelor's Thesis

Advisor: Prof. Jungwoo Lee

September 2019 - April 2020

Biomedical Precision Laboratory, The University of Tokyo

Research Internship

Advisor: Dr. Keiichi Nakagawa, Dr. Ayumu Ishijima. Selected as a participant of ESEP-G(Engineering Summer Education Program-General) of UTokyo.

July 2018 - August 2018

Honors and Awards

The Presidential Science Scholarship

Korea Science Aid Foundation

Full tuition and stipend of $5,000 per year. Around 150 students are selected nationally.

March 2016 - December 2019

Student Reporter Scholarship

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, SNU

Stipend of $3,000 per year.

March 2018 - December 2020

SNU Engineering Honor Society (STEM)

College of Engineering, SNU

Used to be vice president, currently honorary member of STEM.

March 2018 - December 2019

Voluntary Service Award

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, SNU

Awarded for greatly contributing to the department and conducting a lot of volunteer activities.

December 2018, December 2017

Preprint & Patent


  • Ensemble Multi-Source Domain Adaptation with Pseudolabels, Seongmin Lee, Hyunsik Jeon, and U Kang, arXiv, 2020
  • AUBER: Automated BERT Regularization, Hyun Dong Lee*, Seongmin Lee*, and U Kang, arXiv, 2020 (* These authors contributed equally to this work)


  • Pruning Method for Attention Head in Transformer Neural Networks for Regularization and Apparatus Thereof, Seongmin Lee, Hyun Dong Lee, and U Kang, 10-2020-0162397, 2020



  • AIIS Summer Retreat, Poster presentation, June 2020

Teaching Experiences

  • Deep Learning Course for LG Chem, Lab session lecturer, January 2021
  • Deep Learning Course for SK Hynix, Lab session lecturer, November 2020
  • Introduction to Algorithm, SNU, Undergraduate student tutor, Fall 2020, Fall 2019
  • Introduction to Physics I, SNU, Undergraduate student tutor, Spring 2017

Extra-curricular Activities

SNU Buddy

Buddy program for the international exchange students
September 2020 - December 2020

Northeast Asia Student Round Table

Participated in the international debate meeting with students from six Northeast Asia countries as a Korean delegate
August 2019

Vision Mentoring

Organized and gave lecture on engineering for high school students (More than 700 students attended)
July 2019

Dream Camp Mentoring

Conducted mentoring program about "how to materialize one's dream" for high school students in countryside
February 2019, February 2018

Young Generation Forum (YGF)

Participated as a representative of Korean students and discussed the direction of engineering with the students from all over the world
June 2018

Student Vice President

Elected as a vice president of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, SNU
November 2017 - October 2018

Student Reporter

Published brochures about the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering every semester. [Brochures]
September 2017 - February 2021

School Festival Team

Prepared for school festival as a member of event team
June 2017 - October 2017

Talent Sharing Volunteer Camp

Conducted self-planned mentoring for elementary school students in underprivileged areas in Korea
January 2017, August 2016

Student Union

Member of student union of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, SNU (2016-2018) and the College of Engineering, SNU (2018 - 2019)
March 2016 - October 2019


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SNU Buddy Group Photo

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Vision Mentoring

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Vision Mentoring

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Dream Camp 2019

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Final presentation in ESEP

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Dream Camp 2018

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School Festival Team Group Photo

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I made this GIANT JENGA for school festival!

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KOSAF 2017 Volunteer Camp. Miss them so much :(