Yunheung Paek received his B.S. degree and M.S. degree in computer engineering from Seoul National University (SNU). Then, he graduated from the Korea 3rd Military Academy to complete 6 months of mandatory military service (so-called Suk-Sa-Jang-Kyo). Paek gained a national scholarship from the Ministry of Education and entered the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), where he received a Ph.D. degree in computer science. His research interest is in software design and optimization for MPSoCs, electronic design automation tools for rapid ASIP prototyping, retargetable and optimizing compiler, and embedded processor architectures for special applications such as vision or security.
Biography Updated on 4 September 2011