Education

 

Work Experience

 

 

Honors and Awards

 

  • Outstanding leadership award, Korean-American Engineers and Scientists Association (KSEA) North Texas Chapter, 2009
  • The Best Student Paper Award at the 2006 IEEE International Conference on Ultra-Wideband, September, 2006
  • College of Engineering Best Ph.D. dissertation award (Dr. Kabseog Kim, advisor: J-B. Lee), The Univ. of Texas at Dallas, 2004
  • National Science Foundation‘s CAREER Award, National Science Foundation (a total of $ 375,000 award) (2001)
  • Southeastern Center for Electrical Engineering Education (SCEEE) Junior Faculty Development Award (2000)
  • Donald Cecil & Elaine T. Delaune Endowed Professorship, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA (1999)
  • The 2nd Samsung Humantech Thesis Prize, Seoul, Korea, Gold Prize, (a total of $21,000 prize award) (1996)
  • International Symposium on Advanced Packaging Materials, Atlanta, Georgia, Best Poster Paper Award (1995)
  • Korean Scholarship Foundation for Future Leaders, Seoul, Korea, Full scholarship for 6 semesters (1983-1985)
  • Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea, Highest Honor (4 semesters), Honor (3 semesters)

Professional Services

  • Served as an executive program sub-committee member for Transducers 2011 Conference
  • Served as a member of the editorial board of “Micromachines Journal”. (2010 – present)
  • Served as an external review panel member for the Microsystems Science, Technology and Components division of the Sandia National Laboratories, 2007
  • Served as a technical program committee member for International Meeting on Information Display, International Display Manufacturing Conference (2008 – present)
  • Served as a technical program committee member for IEEE Sensors Conference (2007 – 2009)
  • Served as a technical program committee member for SPIE’s International Symposium on Microtechnologies for the New Millennium Conferences (2003 – present)
  • Served as a reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices.
  • Served as a member of the international editorial board of “Transactions on Electrical and Electronic Materials” (2000 – 2005).
  • Served as a session chair for SPIE’s 8th International Symposium on Smart Electronics and MEMS (2001).
  • Appointed as a program committee member for SPIE’s 9th International Symposium on Smart Electronics and MEMS (2001).
  • Served as a session chair for ICMAT Symposium J (2001).
  • Served as a session chair for Tex MEMS III (2001).
  • Served as a review panel member for NSF SBIR/STTR program (2001).