About

About

Holding a PhD degree in informatics majoring data-intensive computational linguistics, Kihwang worked as a senior researcher, and later research professor in a university research institute. As a technical director, he is now leading research on social media and related topics, and overseeing development and operation of social big data mining system at a company specialized in trend spotting and insight finding through text mining and sentiment analysis utilizing big data processing technologies.

Kihwang mostly works in Python on OS X and Linux using Vim and Sublime Text. He also uses C)/C++, and Go. He is proud of being a LaTeX addict and an active member of the Korean TeX Users Group.

In his spare time, Kihwang enjoys watching documentary films, reading magazine articles and listening to Classical and Jazz music. Above all, his favorite is spending time with wife and two kids.