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Dr. Hansol Choi 최한솔

 Hansol Choi

 Research topics

  • motor adaptation and motor learning
  • decision making
  • computational neuroscience


  • mice behavioural experiments
  • mice neuropharmacology
  • mice genetics
  • electrophysiology
  • advanced neural signal analysis
  • computational modelling


 Academic background

  • 2014-present: Research associate at Neurobiology and Neurotechnology, Bernstein Center Freiburg, University of Freiburg
  • 2005 - 2010: PhD in Neuroscience, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Supervisor: Dr. Daesoo Kim
  • 2003 - 2005: MScE in Bioinformatics , Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Supervisor: Dr. Jonghwa Bahk
  • 1999 - 2003: BSc in Biological Sciences and Computer Sciences. Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology


 Research positions

  • 9/2014 - present: Research Associate, Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg, Germany
  • 2011-2014: Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
  • 2010-2011: Senior Researcher, Personal Genomics Institute, Suwon, Korea



  • Lee Y-S, Lee S, Lee GK, Cho YS, Kim Y-W, Jho S, Kim H-M, Hwang J-A, Kim S, Hong D, Choi IJ, Kim BC, Ghim B-C, Kim CH, Choi H, Kim Y, Kim KW, Kong G, Kim HL, Bhak J, Lee SH, Lee JS (2014)  Genomic profile analysis of diffuse-type gastric cancers. to be appeared in Genome Biology
  • Kyung-Do Park, Jongsun Park, Junsu Ko, Byung Chul Kim, Heui-Soo Kim, Kung Ahn, Kyoung-Tag Do, Hansol Choi, [......],Jong Bhak, Hak-Kyo Lee, Byung-Wook Cho (2012) Whole transcriptome analyses of six thoroughbred horses before and after exercise using RNA-Seq. BMC Genomics
  • Jun-Cheol Park, Jae Hyun Lim, Hansol Choi, Dae-Shik Kim (2012) Predictive coding strategies for developmental neurorobotics. Frontiers in psychology
  • Hansol Choi, Saegeun Park, Daesoo Kim (2011) Two genetic loci control syllable sequences of ultrasonic courtship vocalizations in inbred mice. BMC Neuroscience
  • Young-Gyun Park, Hye-Yeon Park, C Justin Lee, Soonwook Choi, Seonmi Jo, Hansol Choi, Yang-Hann Kim, Hee-Sup Shin, Rodolfo R Llinas, Daesoo Kim (2010) Ca(V)3.1 is a tremor rhythm pacemaker in the inferior olive. PNAS.
  • Gong S, Park C, Choi H, Ko J, Jang I, Lee J, Bolser DM, Oh D, Kim DS, Bhak J.(2005) A protein domain interaction interface database: InterPare. BMC Bioinformatics.
  •  Gong S, Yoon G, Jang I, Bolser D, Dafas P, Schroeder M, Choi H, Cho Y, Han K, Lee S, Choi H, Lappe M, Holm L,  Kim S, Oh D, Bhak J. (2005)  PSIbase: a database of Protein Structural Interactome map (PSIMAP). Bioinformatics.


  • Hansol Choi and Dae-Shik Kim (2013) Planning as Inference in Hierarchical Predictive Memory. The 20th International Conference on Neural Information Processing, Lecture Notes in Computer Science
  • Hansol Choi, Jun-Cheol Park, Jae Hyun Lim, Jae Young Jun, Dae-Shik Kim (2012) Reward hierarchical temporal memory, The 2012 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN)
  • Jae Hyun Lim, Hansol Choi, Jun-Cheol Park, Jae Young Jun, Dae-shik Kim (2012)Learning spatio-temporally invariant representations from video The 2012 International Joint Conference on Neural Networks (IJCNN)


  • Hansol Choi, Dae-Shik Kim (2013) A Hierarchical Predictive Memory Model of Neocortex for Hierarchical Reinforcement Learning. Bernstein-Conference, Tubingen, Germany 2013
  • Hansol Choi, Dae-Shik Kim, (2012) A Hierarchical Memory Prediction Model of Neocortex for Computing Reward Prediction Errors, Neuroscience 2012, New Orleans, USA, October 13-17, 2012
  • Bombi Lee, Hansol Choi, Eun Yee Jung, Dae-soo Kim, Dae-hyun Hahm, Kwang-Ho Pyun,  Insop Shim. (2007) Alteration of GABAergic neurotransmission in the basal ganglia of dopamine D2 deficient mouse.  Neuroscience 2007.11. 7. San Dieg, U.S.A.
  • Hansol Choi, Kim DongHui, Jeon Jonghoon, Kim Yanghwan, Kim Daesoo ISN/APSN 2009 22nd Biennial meeting of the international society for  neurochemistry Genetic regulation of the mice male ultrasonic vocalization


  • Park J, Gong S, Choi H, Park C, Park D, Oh D.  Korean Patent 10-0757040-0000
  • System and Method for Analysis of Interfaces Based on Protein Domain and Recording Medium