Heuiseok Lim

Professor, Korea University
  • Office : 311 Aegineung Student Center (애기능생활관 311호), Korea University, 145, Anam-ro, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
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2020-Present   Chief Director, Human-inspired AI Research, Korea University, Korea 

2008-Present   Professor, Dept. of Computer Science and Engineering, Korea University, Korea 

2011-2012        Visiting Professor, Dept. of Computer Science, Univ. of Colorado Boulder, USA

2004-2008        Associate Professor, Dept. of Computer Information Software, Hanshin University, Korea

1999-2004        Assistant Professor, Dept. of Information Communication, Baekseok University, Korea 


Ph.D. in Computer Science, Korea University, 1997. 

M.A. in Computer Science, Korea University, 1994. 

B.A. in Computer Science, Korea University, 1992.  


I have published more than 500 papers of international journals and international conferences. 

Please refer to Google Scholar for Heuiseok Lim.

Representative Publications

  • Length-aware Byte Pair Encoding for Mitigating Over-segmentation in Korean Machine Translation (ACL-findings 2024), Jungseob Lee, Hyeonseok Moon, Seungjun Lee, Chanjun Park, Sugyeong Eo,  Hyunwoong Ko, Jaehyung Seo, Seungyoon Lee, Heuiseok Lim
  • Towards Precise Localization of Critical Errors in Machine Translation (ACL-findings 2024), Dahyun Jung, Sugyeong Eo, Heuiseok Lim im
  • KoCommonGEN v2: A Benchmark for Navigating Korean Commonsense Reasoning Challenges in Large Language Models (ACL-findings 2024), Jaehyung Seo, Jaewook Lee, Chanjun Park, Seongtae Hong, Seungjun Lee, Heuiseok Lim im
  • Ask, Assess, and Refine: Rectifying Factual Consistency and Hallucination in LLMs with Metric-Guided Feedback Learning (EACL 2023), Dongyub Lee, Eunhwan Park, Hodong Lee, Heuiseok Lim
  • Hyper-BTS Dataset: Scalability and Enhanced Analysis of Back TranScription (BTS) for ASR Post-Processing (EACL-findings 2023), Chanjun Park, Jaehyung Seo, Seolhwa Lee, Junyoung Son, Hyeonseok Moon, Sugyeong Eo, Chanhee Lee, Heuiseok Lim
  • Generative Interpretation: Toward Human-Like Evaluation for Educational Question-Answer Pair Generation (EACL-findings 2023), Hyeonseok Moon, Sugyeong Eo, Chanjun Park, Jaehyung Seo, Heuiseok Lim
  • KEBAP: Korean Error Explainable Benchmark Dataset for ASR and Post-processing (EMNLP 2023), Seonmin Koo, Chanjun Park, Jinsung Kim, Jaehyung Seo, Sugyeong Eo, Hyeonseok Moon, Heui-Seok Lim
  • Post-hoc Utterance Refining Method by Entity Mining for Faithful Knowledge Grounded Conversations (EMNLP 2023), Yoonna Jang, Suhyune Son, Jeongwoo Lee, Junyoung Son, Yuna Hur, Jungwoo Lim, Hyeonseok Moon, Kisu Yang, Heui-Seok Lim
  • CHEF in the Language Kitchen: A Generative Data Augmentation Leveraging Korean Morpheme Ingredients (EMNLP 2023), Jaehyung Seo, Hyeonseok Moon, Jaewook Lee, Sugyeong Eo, Chanjun Park, Heui-Seok Lim
  • CReTIHC: Designing Causal Reasoning Tasks about Temporal Interventions and Hallucinated Confoundings (EMNLP-findings 2023), Changwoo Chun, SongEun Lee, Jaehyung Seo, Heui-Seok Lim
  • Beyond Candidates: Adaptive Dialogue Agent Utilizing Persona and Knowledge (EMNLP-findings 2023), Jungwoo Lim, Myunghoon Kang, Jinsung Kim, Jeongwook Kim, Yuna Hur, Heui-Seok Lim
  • Explore the Way: Exploring Reasoning Path by Bridging Entities for Effective Cross-Document Relation Extraction (EMNLP-findings 2023), Junyoung Son, Jinsung Kim, Jungwoo Lim, Yoonna Jang, Heui-Seok Lim


2022.10                     The 1st Workshop on Customized Chat Grounding Persona and Knowledge (COLING 2022), Workshop Chair

2018.03 ~ 2023.02 The International Conference on Interdisciplinary research on Computer Science, Psychology and Education (ICICPE), General Chair

2015.07                     The 5th International Conference on Convergence Technology, Program Committee

2013.07 ~ 2014.07 The International Conference on Convergence Technology, Program Chair

2010.03 ~ 2012.06 The 50th Annual Meeting of the ACL(ACL2012), Local Arrangements Committee

2011.03 ~ 2011.12 International Conference on Internet, Program Chair

2010.08 ~ 2011.06 The 6th Europe Asia Pacific International Conference on Information Science and Technology, (EAPIC-IST2011), Program Chair

2010.08 ~ 2010.10 Conference of Korean Association of Computer Education, Program Chair

2010.03 ~ 2010.12 International Conference on Internet, Workshop Chair

2009.03 ~ 2009.12 International Conference on Internet, Publication Chair

2009.12 ~ 2009.12 The Korea Academia-industrial cooperation Society, Direct Assistance Chair 

2009.10 ~ 2009.12 Korean Society for Internet Information Conference, General Chair

2009.12 ~                 Present Korea Copyright Commission, Advisory Member 

2009.03 ~ 2010.02 Korean Society for Internet information, Editorial Board

Books and Book chapters 

2023. 05   Natural Language Processing Bible – Principles of ChatGPT

2019. 12   Natural Language Processing Bible – Theory, Applied System, Deep Learning 

2017. 03   Computational Thinking for Novice

2011.09   Search Engine: Information Retrieval in Practice

2010.08   Please help! We’ve got the iPhone 4

2010.05   Please help! We’ve got the iPhone 3

2010.03   Data Structures and Algorithm Analysis in C++ 

2009.04   The Handbook of East Asian Psycholinguistics-volume Ⅲ. Korean (Cambridge University Press): Part Ⅱ. Language Processing: A computational model of lexical and morphological processing in Korean

Patents and Technology Transfers Agreements 

I have registered a total of 143 domestic and international patents and have 55 technology transfers agreements. Details can be found in the CV file.