Daesik Hong received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electronics engineering from Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, in 1983 and 1985, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree from the School of EE, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Ind, US, in 1990. He joined Yonsei University in 1991, where he is currently a Professor with the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering. He has been serving as Chair of the Center for Electronic and Informative Telecommunication of Yonsei University since March 2002 and also serving as Chair of Samsung-Yonsei Research Center for Mobile Intelligent Terminal. He has been serving as a Vice President for Research Affairs, Yonsei University since February 2010 to January 2012. Hong is a Senior Member of the IEEE. He has served as an Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communication from 2006 to 2011. He also served as a Division Editor of the Journal of Communications and Networks (JCN) during 2005-2012. Currently, He is an Editor of IEEE Wireless Communications Letters (WCL). He was appointed as the Underwood/AvisonDistinguished Professor at Yonsei University in 2010 and received the Best Teacher Award at Yonsei University in 2006 and 2010. He was also a recipient of the Hae-Dong Outstanding Research Awards of the Korea Information and Communications Society (KICS) in 2006 and the Institute of Electronics Engineering of Korea (IEEK) in 2009.His current research activities are focused on future wireless communication including 5G wireless communication, OFDM and multicarrier communication, cross-layer techniques, multihop and relay-based communication, cognitive radio, and machine to machine communication.More information about his research is available online: http://mirinae.yonsei.ac.kr.
Biography Updated on 24 July 2012