Kiwon Yoon (윤기원)

Ph.D. candidate, DT Lab., EE, KAIST

  • Last update
    August 18, 2021


  • KAIST, School of Electrical Engineering Ph.D. (Sep. 2016 – Present)
  • KAIST, School of Electrical Engineering M.S. (Sep. 2014 – Aug. 2016)
  • Yonsei University, School of Electrical Engineering B.S. (Mar. 2008 – Feb. 2014)
  • Suji High School (Mar. 2005 – Feb. 2008)


Design methodology for advanced technology,  GPU acceleration for CAD algorithm

Research Interests

  • Clock tree synthesis with crosslink
  • Low power design of dual-mode circuit
  • Brain-inspired neuromorphic hardware


Journal Papers

Conference Papers

  1. Kiwon Yoon, Seongbo Shim, and Youngsoo Shin, “Crosslink insertion for minimizing OCV clock skew,” Proc. Int’l Symp. on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS),  pp. 2587-2590, May. 2016.
  2. Kiwon Yoon, Suhyeong Choi, and Youngsoo Shin, “Area efficient neuromorphic circuit based on stochastic computation,” Proc. Int’l SoC Design Conf. (ISOCC), pp. 73-74, Oct. 2016.
  3. Kiwon Yoon, Daijoon Hyun, and Youngsoo Shin, “Fast timing analysis of non-tree clock network with shorted wires,” Proc. Great Lakes Symp. on VLSI (GLSVLSI), pp. 279-284, May. 2018.