Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
PhD, Electrical Engineering, University of Michigan
MS, Electronics Engineering, Seoul National University
BS, Electronics Engineering, Seoul National University
He worked for industry, including the National Semiconductor Corp. in Santa Clara, CA, and Silicon Graphics Inc. in Mountain View, CA, before returning to academia. He took faculty positions in the Department of Electrical Engineering at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) in Daejon, Korea, and in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN. During the academic year of 2000–2001, he was a Visiting Faculty at Agilent Laboratory, Palo Alto, CA. In 2008, he joined the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Michigan, where he is a Professor and the Director of NSF International Program for the Advancement of Neurotechnology (IPAN). He served as the Director of Solid-State Electronics Laboratory (2011–2015) and the Director of Lurie Nanofabrication Facility (2011–2016) at the University of Michigan. He is the co-founder of NeuroLight Technologies.
Dr. Yoon has served on various Technical Program Committees, including the International Sensor Conference, the International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (Transducers), the IEEE International Electron Device Meeting (IEDM), and the IEEE International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS). He also served on the IEEE International Solid-State Circuit Conference (ISSCC) program committee and organized and co-chaired the International Conference for Advanced Neurotechnology (ICAN).
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