At APL we conduct cross-disciplinary research on the areas including but not limited to large-scale distributed complex event processing, service choreography, automatic application composition and messaging middleware. Our studies can be applied to various fields such as Web of Things (WoT), real-time omni-channel marketing on O2O application platforms, situation-aware services, application integration and control through Enterprise Service Bus (ESB).


November 3, 2016; To be awarded Best Paper Runner-up at the 2016 KIPS Annual Fall Conference

October 20, 2016; Our research project about proactive situation analysis for large-scale networked applications is accepted to be funded by the ICT Division of the Ministry of Education.

August 1, 2016; APL and GoodWillHunting Inc. to participate in the industrial-academic collaborative research at Seoul GSC.


Director Masters Undergrads
Prof. Young Yoon
Ph.D. in Computer Engineering, University of Toronto
M.S. in Computer Sciences, University of Texas at Austin
B.A. in Computer Sciences, University of Texas at Austin
Email: young.yoon@hongik.ac.kr

Hana Lee
Wonjae Kim
Youngjune Choi
Hyunwoo Jeong
Jinkyoung Kim
Jungil Choi
Heedae Hwang
Jinwoo Park, B.Eng ('17), Samsung Electronics
Younghoon Shim, B.Eng('17), Hana INS





- Mash up Everything connected on the Internet, over voice
- Seamless biometric authentication during recipe composition


Toxic reaction positioning and prediction based on the knowledge base of chemical reaction embedded on distributed publish/subscribe overlay network


Novel IoE-centric event processing engine


- Context-aware abnormal network traffic detection (in collaboration with NetcoreTech Inc.)
- Network vulnerability detection based on automated attack planning

Secret Forwarding

Secure and reliable forwarding in distributed IoE platform (in collaboration with NetcoreTech Inc.)

WISET Project

Automatic real-time classification of ad descriptions in natural language

Recent Publications

Hana Lee, Eunsoo Lim, Younghin Cho, Young Yoon, Automatic Classification of Product Data for Natural General-Purpose O2O Application Interface, Proceedings of the 2016 KIPS Annucal Fall Conference, Busan, South Korea (Best Paper Runner-up)

Young Yoon, Performance Analysis of CRF-Based Learning for Processing WoT Application Requests Expressed in Natural Language. SpringerPlus 5(1):1324, doi:10.1186/s40064-016-3012-9, 2016

Yoon Y, Kim BH (2016) Secret Forwarding of Events over Distributed Publish/Subscribe Overlay Network. PLoS ONE 11(7): e0158516. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0158516

Young Yoon, Nathan Robinson, Vinod Muthusamy, Sheila A. McIlraith, Hans-Arno Jacobsen: Planning the transformation of overlays. SAC 2016: 500-507

Young Yoon, Daehyun Ban, Sungwon Han, Donghyek An, Eunho Heo, Sangho Shin, Device/Cloud Collaboration Framework for Intelligence Applications, Internet of Things: Principes and Paradigms 2016 pp 49 - 60

For works during the UofT and Samsung Electronics era, click here.


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Lab: T815 and T816, Hongik University
Office Phone: +82 2-320-1659

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