Myungsik Yoo (유명식)



Myungsik Yoo received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from Korea University, Seoul, in 1989 and 1991, and his Ph.D. in electrical engineering from State University of New York at Buffalo, New York, in 2000. He was a senior research engineer at Nokia Research Center, Burlington, Massachusetts. He is currently a professor in the school of electronic engineering, Soongsil University, Seoul, Korea. His research interests include visible light communications, sensor networks, Internet protocols, control and management issues.

Contact Information

  • Phone: +82-2-820-0717
  • Fax: +82-2-821-7653
  • E-mail: myoo [at] ssu [dot] ac [dot] kr


  • 1985 – 1989, Dept. of Computer and Electronic Engineering, Korea University (B.S)
  • 1989 – 1991, Dept. of Electronic Engineering, Korea University (M.S)
  • 1994 – 2000, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo (Ph.D.)


  • (현) 정보과학회 정보통신소사이어티 회장
  • (현) 한국통신학회 상임이사
  • (현) 대한전자공학회 통신소사이어티 부회장
  • (현) 개방형컴퓨터통신연구회 부회장

Research Interests

  • Visible light communications
  • WDM optical networks
  • Optical Burst Switching
  • QoS
  • Network control and management