Tae-Kyun Kim is a Lecturer in the computer vision and learning at the Imperial College London, UK, since 2010.
He obtained his Ph.D. from University of Cambridge in 2007 and was a research fellow of Sidney Sussex College in Cambridge during 2007–2010.
His research interests span various topics including: object recognition, tracking, face recognition and surveillance, action/gesture recognition and semantic image segmentation and reconstruction.
He has co-authored over 40 journal and conference papers, 6 MPEG7 standard documents and 17 international patents. His co-authored algorithm is an international standard of MPEG-7 ISO/IEC for face image retrieval.