Bachelor of Science, Korea University, Seoul, 1985. MSEng, University Texas, Austin, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, Austin, 1994.
Researcher University Texas, Austin, 1986—1988, graduate research assistant, 1989—1994, post doctoral fellow, 1994—1996. Professor Hoseo University, Asan, Republic of Korea, since 1996. Visiting professor University Texas, Austin, 2004—2005.
Member of Korean Magnetics Society (associate), Korean Institute Electrical Engineers (associate), Korean Institute Electrical and Electronic Material Engineers (associate).
Married Myunghee Jung, January 4, 1989. Children: Elliot Seok, Seoyeon.