I am a PhD student at the Music Technology Group (MTG) of Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) in Barcelona, Spain. I am dreaming of a complete machine listening system for enriching our music discovery. I love deep house music and football.


  • Cross-modal Music Retrieval
  • Audio Representation Learning
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Self-supervised Learning
  • Music Recommendation / Discovery


  • (Present) PhD student at Universitat Pompeu Fabra
  • MSc in Sound and Music Computing at Universitat Pompeu Fabra
  • MSc in Digital Contents and Information Studies at Seoul National University
  • BSc in Electronic Engineering at Sogang University


  • (Present) Research collaboration with Adobe
  • - An alternative to the summer internship due to COVID-19
  • Scientist Internship at Pandora
  • Research Internship at CLOVA AI, Naver Corp
  • Research Internship at Kakao Corp
  • Development Researcher at Machine Learning Team, Spoqa
  • Researcher at Seoul National University
  • Internship Student at Institute of Advanced Media Arts and Sciences (IAMAS)
  • Internship Student at Advanced Institutes of Convergence Technology
  • Sergeant at Republic of Korea Army


  • Korean (Fluent)
  • English (Professional working proficiency)
  • Japanese (Professional working proficiency)
  • Spanish (Elementary)