Youngsoo Song (송영수)
Ph.D. candidate, μComputing Lab., EE, KAIST

291 Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon 34141, Korea
Phone: +82-42-350-5479 / Fax: +82-42-351-9895
Email: fronmaster at
Office: NanoSoC S-204

Personal Information
  • Place of Birth: Daejeon, Korea
  • Hobbies: Talking, Golf

  • Inha University, Dept. of Chemical Engineering B.E. (1995.3 - )
  • Inha University, Dept. of Chemical Engineering M.E. (2002.3 - )
  • KAIST, Dept. of Electrical Engineering Ph.D. (2015.9 - )

  • Samsung Electronics, Semiconductor R&D Center (2004.2 ~ )                                                                ; Flash (90, 60, 45nm), Logic (20, 14, 10nm) Technology Development Team 

Research Interests
    • Design for manufacturability (DFM)

    • Journal
      1. Youngsoo Song, Daijoon Hyun, Jingon Lee and Youngsoo Shin, "Cut optimization for  redundant via insertion in self-aligned double patterning," ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems, vol. 24, no. 6, pp. 61:1-61:21, Sep. 2019.
    • Conference Papers
      1. Youngsoo Song, Jinwook Jung, and Youngsoo Shin, "Standard cell layout design and placement optimization for TFET-based circuits," Proc. Int'l Symp. on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS), May 2019
      2. Youngsoo Song, Jinwook Jung, Daijoon Hyun, and Youngsoo Shin, "Timing optimization in SADP process with wire widening and double via insertion," Proc. SPIE Advanced Lithography, Feb. 2018.
      3. Youngsoo Song, Jinwook Jung, and Youngsoo Shin, "Redundant Via Insertion in SADP Process with Cut Merging and Optimization," in Proceedings of the 25th IFIP/IEEE International Conference on Very Large Scale Integration (VLSI-SoC), Oct. 2017
      4. Youngsoo Song, Jinwook Jung, and Youngsoo Shin, "Redundant via insertion with cut optimization for self-aligned double patterning," Proc. Great Lakes Symp. on VLSI (GLSVLSI), May 2017.
      5. Youngsoo Song, Sangmin Kim, and Youngsoo Shin,  "Timing-aware wire width optimization for SADP process," Proc. Design, Automation & Test in Europe (DATE), Mar. 2017.PDFpaper
      6. Youngsoo Song, Jinwook Jung, and Youngsoo Shin, "Redundant via insertion in self-aligned double patterning," Proc. SPIE Advanced Lithography, Feb. 2017.PDFpaper
      7. Youngsoo Song, Jeemyung Lee, Seongmin Lee and Youngsoo Shin, "Integrated routing and fill for self-aligned double patterning (SADP) using grid-based design," Proc. SPIE Advanced Lithography, Feb. 2016. PDFpaper