Jihyun Yeonan-Kim (a.k.a. jiji)

University of Washington -Medicine
  Psychological Sciences, Ph.D. (Purdue University, 2013)
Electrical Engineering, M.S. (Purdue University, 2013)
Cognitive Science, M.S. (Yonsei University, 2009)
English Language and Literature / Psychology, B.A. (Yonsei University, 2007)

[SELECTED PUBLICATIONS]
  • A., Jiang, X., Kuchenbecker, J. A., Domdei, N., Harmening, W., Yan, H., Yeonan-Kim, J., et al. (2020). Effect of cone spectral topography on chromatic detection sensitivity. JOSA A 37(4), A244-A254.
  • Yeonan-Kim J., & Francis, G. (2019). Retinal spatiotemporal dynamics on emergence of visual persistence and afterimages. Psychological Review. 126(3), 374–394. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/rev0000141
  • Ahumada, A. J., Yeonan-Kim, J. & Watson, A.B. (2018). A dual-channel spatial temporal detection model. Electronic Imaging, 4, 1-4. https://doi.org/10.2352/ISSN.2470-1173.2018.14.HVEI-506
  • Yeonan-Kim, J., & Bertalmío, M. (2017). Analysis of retinal and cortical components of retinex agorithms. Journal of Electronic Imaging, 26(3), 031208. https://doi.org/10.1117/1.JEI.26.3.031208
  • Yeonan-Kim, J., & Bertalmío, M. (2016). Retinal lateral inhibition provides the biological basis of long-range spatial induction. PloS one, 11(12), e0168963. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0168963
  • Gorea, A. & Kim, J. (2015). Time dilates more with apparent than with physical speed. Journal of Vision, 15, 1-11.
  • Kaganovich, N., Kim, J., Herring, C., Schumaker, J., MacPherson, M., & Weber-Fox, C. (2013). Musicians show general enhancement of complex sound encoding and better inhibition of irrelevant auditory change in music: An ERP study. European Journal of Neuroscience, 37, 1295-1307.
  • Kim, J. (2013). A computational model of the spatiotemporal dynamics of retinal processing explains perceptual properties of visual persistence and afterimages. PhD Thesis, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA.
  • Francis, G. & Kim, J. (2012). Simulations of induced visual scene fading with boundary offset and filling-in. Vision Research, 62, 181-191.
  • Kim, J. & Francis, G. (2011). Color selection, color capture, and afterimage filling-in. Journal of Vision, 11(3): 23, 1-18, http://www.journalofvision.org/content/11/3/23, doi:10.1167/11.3.23.
  • Kim, J. (2009). Temporal and spatial advantages of object detection over basic-level categorization. Unpublished M.S. Thesis, Yonsei University, Seoul, Rep. of Korea.
  • Kim, J., Hong, S. J., & Chong, S. C. (2007). Effects of contrast and relative distance from fovea of surrounding stimulus on perceptual completion at the blind spot. The Korean Journal of Experimental Psychology, 19(4), 329-342.
[SELECTED PRESENTATIONS]
  • Yeonan-Kim, J. (2017, Aug). Cross-saccadic active vision from iconic to working memory. Annual Meeting in European Conference on Visual Perception (ECVP), Berlin, Germany.
  • Yeonan-Kim, J. (2017, Aug). Painter’s quest in vision scientist’s tongue. The Visual Science of Art Conference (VSAC), Berlin, Germany.
  • Ahumada, A. J., Watson, A B., & Yeonan-Kim, J. (2017, May). Spatial-temporal visible contrast energy predictions of detection thresholds. Computational and Mathematical Models in Vision (MODVIS) Workshop, Saint Pete Beach, FL, USA.
  • Yeonan-Kim, J., & Bertalmío, M. (2017, May). When does surface appearance become scale-variant? Annual Meeting of Vision Science Society (VSS), Saint Pete Beach, FL, USA.
  • Yeonan-Kim, J. (2017, Jan). Interdisciplinarity of center-surround processing: Neural mechanism, perception, and engineering. Annual Interdisciplinary Conference (AIC), Breckenridge, CO, USA.
  • Kim, J., Batard, T., & Bertalmío, M. (2016, May). Retinal processing optimizes contrast coding. Annual Meeting of Vision Science Society (VSS), Saint Pete Beach, FL, USA.
  • Kim, J. (2013, May). A biophysical model of retinal circuitry: spatiotemporal dynamics. Computational and Mathematical Models in Vision (MODVIS) Workshop, Naples, FL, USA.
  • Kim, J. & Francis, G. (2012, May). Connecting retinal and cortical processes to describe afterimage percepts. Annual Meeting of Vision Science Society (VSS), Naples, FL, USA.

[INVITED TALKS]
  • 2017 Apr. Ahumada, A. J. (Presenter), Watson, A B., & Yeonan-Kim, J. Spatial-temporal visible contrast energy predictions of detection thresholds. Video Quality Experts Group Meeting, Los Gatos, CA, USA.
  • 2017 Apr. Unfolding retinal spatiotemporal dynamics: From theory to application, KAIST, South Korea.
  • 2017 Apr. Unfolding retinal spatiotemporal dynamics: From theory to application, UNIST, South Korea.
  • 2016 Oct. A new edition of perception 101, Chapter one: Retinal lateral inhibition. Perception Lunch, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA.
  • 2016 Jan. Image processing of human visual system and image processing technologies. Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science, Daejeon, South Korea.