Bachelor of Engineering, Sung Kun Kwan University, Suweon, Republic of Korea, 1984. MEng, Sung Kun Kwan University, Suweon, Republic of Korea, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, University Maryland, College Park, 1997.
Research assistant Center for Superconductivity Research University Maryland, College Park, Maryland, 1995—1997, National Institute Standard and Technology, Gaithersburg, 1993—1994. Manager Research and Development division Hynix Semiconductor Inc., Icheon-si, Republic of Korea, 1997—2003. Assistant professor Kumoh National Institute of Technology, Kumi-si, since 2003.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Korean Institute Metals and Materials, Materials Research Society.
Married Jeonghae Kim, November 9, 1991. Children: Heejin, Jinhyuk.