Bachelor of Science in Robotics, Myong-Ji University, Korea, 1995. Master of Science in Digital Signal Processing, University Florida, Gainesville, 2000. Doctor of Philosophy in Embedded Systems, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, 2005.
Temporary professor advisor Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, 2005. Researcher Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Yongin, Republic of Korea, 2005—2007. Professor University Ulsan, School Computer Engineering & Information Technology, Republic of Korea, since 2007.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (correspondent).
Married Yunjung Heo, May 23, 1999. Children: Tony Alexander, Ryan.