Woojin Yang, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellows


Selected Publications

Convolutional neural network model to predict causal risk factors that share complex regulatory features
Taeyeop Lee, Min Kyung Sung, Seulkee Lee, Woojin Yang, Jaeho Oh, Jeong Yeon Kim, Seongwon Hwang, Hyo-Jeong Ban, Jung Kyoon Choi
Nucleic acids research 47(22), e146-e146, 2019
Chromatin structure–based prediction of recurrent noncoding mutations in cancer
Kwoneel Kim, Kiwon Jang, Woojin Yang, Eun-Young Choi, Seong-Min Park, Mingyun Bae, Youn-Jae Kim, Jung Kyoon Choi
Nature genetics, 48(11), 1321, 2016
Predicting the recurrence of noncoding regulatory mutations in cancer
Woojin Yang, Hyoeun Bang, Kiwon Jang, Min Kyung Sung, Jung Kyoon Choi
BMC bioinformatics, 17(1), 492, 2016
Global transcription network incorporating distal regulator binding reveals selective cooperation of cancer drivers and risk genes
Kwoneel Kim, Woojin Yang, Kang Seon Lee, Hyoeun Bang, Kiwon Jang, Sang Cheol Kim, Jin Ok Yang, Seongjin Park, Kiejung Park, Jung Kyoon Choi
Nucleic acids research, 43(12), 5716-5729, 2015
Advanced routing algorithms and load balancing on MPLS
Tran Cong Hung, Nguyen Hoang Thanh, Nguyen Duc Thang, Hae Won Jung, Tae II Kim, Sung Hei Kim, Woo Jin Yang
The 9th International Conference on Advanced Communication Technology, 3, 1886-1891, 2007
New Approach for Reducing DAD delay using Link Layer Assistance in Mobile IPv6
Sungro Yoon, Jiwoong Jeong, Chong-kwon Kim, Woo-jin Yang, Tae-il Kim, Hae-won Jung
2007 International Conference on Multimedia and Ubiquitous Engineering, Pages
1080-1085, 2007


  • Ph.D., Bio and Brain Engineering, KAIST, Daejoen, Republic of Korea, 2017
  • M.Sc., Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea, 2003
  • B.Sc., Computer Science, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea, 2000

Professional Profile

  • 2019-2020: Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2018-2019: Postdoctoral researcher, Korea Bioinformation Center, Daejeon, Republic of Korea
  • 2010-2012: Senior Researcher, LG Electronics, Seoul, Republic of Korea
  • 2009-2010: Senior Researcher, SeAH ICT, Seoul, Republic of Korea
  • 2007-2009: Senior Researcher, Posco ICT, Seongnam, Republic of Korea
  • 2003-2007: Researcher, ETRI, Daejeon, Republic of Korea

KAUST Affiliations

  • KAUST Environmental Epigenetics Program (KEEP)
  • Biological and Environmental Sciences and Engineering (BESE)

Research Interests Keywords

Computational biology Multi-omics data integration Deep learning Single cell genomics

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