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Yong-Kyu Jung

  • Associate Professor
    Electrical & Cyber Engineering
  • Faculty Fellowship, Texas Instruments at DallasTexas, 2007
  • Best Paper Award, Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems (PDCS’06), 2006
  • Faculty Fellowship, Freescale Semiconductor at Austin Texas, 2006
  • Full Research Assistanceship, Gerogia Institute of Technology, 1994-1998
  • Best Inventor Award, LG Electronics LTD,1990
  • Full Merit Scholarship, LG Electronics, 1983-1984
  • Full University Merit Scholarship, Korea University, 1982
  • Computer Archiecture
  • Embedded System Design
  • Embedded C Programming
  • Rapid Prototyping with FPGA
  • Advanced Digital System Design
  • Digital Logic Design & Lab
  • Microprocessors & Lab
  • Advanced Instruments and Measurement
  • Test and Measurement
  • Data Integration and Computer Network
  • Real-time Simulator
  • Senior Design I/II
  • Professional Seminar
  • Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, 2001
  • Ph.D. Thesis: "Model-based Processor Synthesis"
  • M.S.E.E., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, 1997
  • B.S.E.E., Electrical Engineering, Korea University, Seoul, Korea, 1985
  • Member, Eta Kappa Nu
  • Associate Professor, Gannon University, 2015-
  • Assistant Professor, Gannon University, 2009-2014
  • Assistant Professor, Texas A&M University, 2004-2008
  • Founder/CTO, Adaptmicrosys LLC, 2008-
  • Vice-President in VLSI Technology, VP Technologies Inc., An Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC) company at Georgia Tech., 2001-2004
  • Technology Specialist, VP Technologies Inc., 1999-2001
  • Research Assistant, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1994-1998
  • Senior Researcher, LG Electronics Research Institute, 1985~1992


  • Senior Member, IEEE (2005-)
  • Chair/Vice Chair/Program Chair of the IEEE Erie Section Executive Committee (2009-)
  • Delegate, The IEEE Sections Congress (2017 & 2011)
  • Delegate, The IEEE Region 2 (2009-2012/2017-2018)
  • Member, IEEE/HKN (2009-)
  • Member, ASEE (2004-2008)
  • A. Patel, T. Silloway, F. Qinggele, and Yong-Kyu Jung, “Design of an Expandable Real-time Simulation (eRTS) Platform for Multi-level Rapid Prototyping,” The IEEE International Symposium on Rapid System Prototyping (RSP’16), 2016.
  • Yong-Kyu Jung, F. Mak, F. Qingele, and I. Alzahid, “WEX-HIL: Design of a Wireless Extensible Hardware-in-the-loop Real-time Simulator for Electric Vehicle Applications,” The IEEE Frontiers in Education 2016 (FIE’16), 2016.
  • A. Patel, F. Qinggele, and Yong-Kyu Jung, “Wireless Hardware-in-the-loop Simulations of an Autonomous Electric Vehicle with an Interoperable Real-time Simulation (iRTS) Platform,” The International Conference on Embedded Systems, Cyber-physical Systems, and Applications (ESCS’16), pp. 29-34, 2016.
  • I. Alzahid, F. Qinggele, and Yong-Kyu Jung, “Design of a Real-time Simulator Capable of Hardware-in-the-loop Simulation for an Automated Collision Prevention (ACoP) System for an Autonomous Electrical Vehicle,” The International Conference on Modeling, Simulation, and Visualization (MSV’16), pp. 17-22, 2016.
  • K. Strell, D. Mackellar, and Yong-Kyu Jung, “Design of a FPGA-based Virtual Bus Interface System for Reducing IOs in Hardware-in-the-Loop (HIL) Real-time Simulation,” The International Conference on Embedded Systems and Applications (ESA’13), pp. 16-21, 2013.
  • T. Silloway, Yong-Kyu Jung, D. Mackellar, F. Mak, “Design of a Real-Time Simulator for an Electric Vehicle,” The International Conference on Modeling, Simulation, and Visualization (MSV’12), 2012.
  • J. Sasi, R. Sundaram, and Yong-Kyu Jung, “Motion Recognition-Based Emergency Alarm System,” The International Conference on Embedded Systems and Applications (ESA’12), 2012.
  • Yong-Kyu Jung, “Non-FPGA-based Field-programmable Self-repairable (FPSR) Microarchitecture,” The IEEE NASA/ESA Conf. on Adaptive Hardware and Systems (AHS’08), pp. 93-100, 2008.
  • Yong-Kyu Jung, “Fault-recovery Non-FPGA-based Adaptable Computing System Design,” The IEEE NASA/ESA Conference on Adaptive Hardware and Systems (AHS’07), pp. 709-716, 2007.
  • Yong-Kyu Jung, “Pure ASIC-based Retargetable Computing: Architectures, Advantages, and Challenges,” The International Conference on Engineering of Reconfigurable Systems and Algorithms (ERSA’07), pp. 231-237, 2007.
  • Yong-Kyu Jung, “A Programmable Instruction Decoder for Heterogeneous Multiprocessor Architectures,” Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems (PDCS’06), pp. 472-477, 2006. Best Paper
  • Yong-Kyu Jung, “Hardware/Software Co-reconfigurable Multimedia Architecture,” The IEEE Workshop on Embedded Systems for Real-time Multimedia (ESTIMedia’06), pp. 73-78, 2006.
  • Yong-Kyu Jung, “Design and Optimization of a Programmable Instruction Decoder for DSP Architecture,” The IEEE Signal Processing Systems (SiPS’06), pp. 354-359, 2006.
  • Yong-Kyu Jung, “A Rapid, Flexible Design Methodology Development for Embedded Computing Education,” The ASEE Annual Conference (ASEE’07), 2007.
  • Yong-Kyu Jung, W. Hung, and G. Wright “Design and Manufacture of an EAP-activated Microscalpel System: An Interdisciplinary Capstone Project,” The International Journal of Modern Engineering (IJME) INTERTECH International Conference, ENG201-054, 2006.
  • Yong-Kyu Jung, “A New Rapid Microprocessor System Design Laboratory Development for Digital Design Education,” The ASEE Annual Conference (ASEE’06), 1146, 2006.
  • Yong-Kyu Jung, “A Rapid Design Methodology for FPGA-based Processor Platform Design Education,” The 35th ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference (FIE’05), pp. T2G-19-20, 2005.
  • Reviewer,IEEE Transactions on VLSI Systems (TVLSI), 2017-2018, 2006
  • Faculty Advisor, IEEE Student Branch at Gannon University, 2010-
  • Reviewer, IEEE Frontiers in Education (FIE) Conference, 2016
  • Member,Space Utilization Committee, 2014-
  • Reviewer, IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC), 2013-2014
  • Member, Student Success Committee, 2012-
  • Member, College of Engineering and Business Advisory Board, 2013
  • Member, Faculty Focus Group, 2010-2012
  • Coordinator, ECE Real-time Simulator Initiative, 2010-
  • Reviewer, ERSA, 2007-2008
  • Reviewer, IEEE ESTIMedia, 2006
  • Reviewer, ASEEm 2006
  • Funding Proposal Committee, Louisiana Research Competitiveness Subprogram, 2005
  • Invited Talks/Seminars:

            o IEEE Fort-Worth Chapter Seminar, ECE, University of Texas, Arlington, TX, 2007
            o Computer Engineering Seminar, ECE, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, 2007
            o Circuit and System Group Seminar, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Imperial College, London, UK, 2007
            o ASIC Development Group Seminar, Texas Instruments Inc., Dallas, TX, 2007
            o Networking and Computing System Group Seminar, Freescale Semiconductor Inc., Austin, TX, 2006

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