(Last updated: 2021-04-01)

Curriculum Vitae

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Changyo Han is an Assistant Professor at the University of Tokyo, Interfaculty of Interdisciplinary Information Studies.

Previously, he has done research on high-speed optical communication systems during his master course and professional job at ETRI.

From the PhD course, his research interests have moved onto Human-Computer Interaction (HCI), especially tangible interaction using 3D-printed tangibles and pressure-sensitive touch surfaces. He has submitted his doctoral dissertation, and successfully qualified the PhD course and pursued the degree in March, 2020.

Education & Job Career

The University of Tokyo
Assistant Professor, Interfaculty of Interdisciplinary Information Studies
04/2021 – present

The University of Tokyo
JSPS Research Fellowships for Young Scientists PD: https://www.jsps.go.jp/english/e-pd/index.html)
04/2020 – 03/2021

The University of Tokyo
PhD course (GCL course: https://www.gcl.i.u-tokyo.ac.jp/en/, JSPS Research Fellowships for Young Scientists DC2: https://www.jsps.go.jp/english/e-pd/index.html)
Advisor: Professor Takeshi Naemura
04/2017 – 03/2020

Electronics and Telecommunications Institute
Researcher (space-division-multiplexed (SDM) optical communication systems, access network for mobile base stations)
04/2013 – 09/2016

The University of Tokyo
Master of Engineering (Seiho Scholarship)
Advisor: Professor Kazuro Kikuchi
04/2011 – 03/2013

Tokyo Institute of Technology
Bachelor of Engineering (Full Government scholarship from Korea and Japan with all tuition fees and a monthly stipend for 4 years.)
Advisor: Professor Kenichi Okada
03/2011 – 03/2007


Prototyping and signal processing: MATLAB, Python, Processing, and C++
RF simulation and design: ADS, AWR, HFSS
3D CAD skills: Sketchup, Fusion 360, Rhinoceros
Literacy and conversation skills: Fluent in Korean, Japanese (JLPT: 180 (perfect score)), and English (TOEIC: 970)