Professor

 
Research
Interests 
  • CMOS Analog Integrated Circuit (IC) Design
  • Display Driver ICs for LCD/OLED Displays with
    Active Non-Uniformity Compensation
  • Power Management ICs: LDO Regulator, Switch-Mode DC-DC Converter, and Energy-Harvesting Interfaces
  • Low-Noise High-SNR CMOS Readout IC (ROIC)
  • Medical (X-ray/CT) CMOS Image Sensors and Photon-Counting Detectors
  • Large-Area Electronics (LAEs) with Poly-Si and
    a-Si:H TFTs Fabricated on Glass/Plastic Substrates
Hyun-Sik Kim, Ph.D.
Education​
 
Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

​Feb. 2011 - Feb. 2014

Academic Advisor: Prof. Gyu-Hyeong Cho

M.S. in Electrical Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

Feb. 2009 - Feb. 2011

Academic Advisor: Prof. Gyu-Hyeong Cho

B.S. in Electronic Eng., Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea

​Mar. 2005 - Feb. 2009

Graduation as the Campus Valedictorian (Top Rank: 1 of 3,000)

Assistant Professor

School of Electrical Engineering

Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)

Contact Info.
Professional​
Experience
Assistant Professor
School of Electrical Engineering, KAIST, Korea

​Mar. 2019 - Present

Assistant Professor
Dept. of Display Engineering, Dankook University, Korea

Sept. 2015 - Feb. 2019

Senior Researcher
SAMSUNG Display Co., Ltd., Korea

​Mar. 2014 - Aug. 2015

OLED TV Development / OLED Module / LCD Yield Enhancement

E-mail: hyunskim (at) kaist.ac.kr

Tel.: +82-42-350-7457

Location: Rm #4223​, E3-2 B/D

Awards
& Honors
Best Teaching Award 
Dankook University, Feb. 2017

Predoctoral Achievement Award 2013-2014

IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society, Feb. 2014

Best Student Paper Award of IEEE J. Solid-State Circuits

IEEE Solid-State Circuits Society Seoul Chapter, May 2014​

Gold Medal, 19th SAMSUNG Human-Tech Paper Award

SAMSUNG Electronics Co., Ltd., Feb. 2013

Gold Medal, 18th SAMSUNG Human-Tech Paper Award

SAMSUNG Electronics Co., Ltd., Feb. 2012

Bronze Medal, 17th SAMSUNG Human-Tech Paper Award

SAMSUNG Electronics Co., Ltd., Feb. 2011​

Academic
Activities
Member of IEEE (Solid-State Circuits Society)

Technical Program Committee (TPC), 2017 - present
Session Chair of Power Managements in 2017, 2018, 2019

IEEE Asian Solid-State Circuits Conference (A-SSCC)

Organizing Committee (Publication), 2019
Technical Program Committee (TPC), 2017 - 2018

RF/Analog Circuit Workshop, IEIE

Technical Reviewer

IEEE JSSC / IEEE TCAS-1 / IEEE TCAS-2 / IEEE JDT / IEEE T.VLSI
IEEE Sensors Journal / JSTS / NIMA / EL​

Invited
Talks
"OLED Display Driving Technique with Real-Time Pixel Nonuniformity Compensation"

Optics & Photonics Taiwan, International Conference (OPTIC) 2019, Taichung, Taiwan, Dec. 2019​

"ISSCC 2019 Review Workshop: Power Converters"

IEEE SSCS Seoul Chapter, Ewha Womans Univ., Seoul, May 2019​

"Design of OLED Driver ICs for High-Quality Displays"

Analog/Power IC Design Workshop (IEIE), Pangyo, May 2019

"Design Innovations in CMOS Driver Integrated Circuits for LCD and OLED Displays: from High Color-Depth LCD to OLED-Uniformity Compensation"

Liquid Crystal Institute (LCI), Kent State University, Ohio, USA, Nov. 2018

"Design of Low-Dropout (LDO) Regulator Circuits"

IC Design Education Center (IDEC), KAIST, Daejeon, 2018 - 2019

"Low Noise Design in Large-Area Optical Imager Electronics"

HiDeep Inc., Pangyo, June 2018

"Piezoelectric and Photovoltaic Energy-Harvesting Circuits"

Korea Institute of Energy Research (KIER), Daejeon, Sept. 2017

"ISSCC 2017 Review Workshop: DC-DC Converters and Digital Regulators"

IEEE SSCS Seoul Chapter, Ewha Womans Univ., Seoul, May 2017​

"LED Control IC and Energy-Harvesting Technologies for IoT Platform"

Korea Institute of Energy Research (KIER), Daejeon, May 2017

"R&D Trend Seminar: Open the door to Photon-Counting Detector"

Rayence Co., Ltd., Hwaseong, Aug. 2016​

Location

#4223, E3-2, School of Electrical Engineering 

KAIST, Daejeon 34141, Republic of Korea

Call

T: +82-42-350-7457

Contact

hyunskim (at) kaist.ac.kr