Cho, Jun Dong, Director, VADA lab.

image Jun Dong Cho, Professor


Jun Dong Cho received his B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. in 1980, 1989, and 1993 from Sungkyunkwan University (Seoul, Korea) in Electronic Engineering, Polytechnic University (NY, USA) in Computer Science, and Northwestern University (IL, USA) in Computer Science respectively. He joined Sungkyunkwan University as an Assistant Professor in 1995. In 2013, he established the new department "Human ICT Convergence" at Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU). His recent research interests lie in the area of Embedded and Low Power Computing, Human Computer Interaction (Wearable Smart Care), and design and analysis of algorithms. Dr. Cho is a Senior Member of IEEE for his contribution to "VLSI CAD". He has served on the technical program committee of numerous conferences in the area of VLSI Design and CAD.

Professor Cho has published approximately 400 papers, co-authored 5 books, and is a named inventor on about 40 patents. Dr. Cho is a Director of External Affair, Korean Society of Design Science. Dr. Cho has collaborated with many industries in the past 20 years including Samsung Electonics, and CAD industries and was the visiting scientist of IBM T.J. Wtson Research Center.

Research Interests

Embedded systems, Smart Care HCI/UX, Health/Biomdical analytics, and Algorithm design

Awards and Recognitions