Youngsoo Song (송영수)

Samsung Electronics

  • Last update
    August 9, 2021


  • KAIST, School of Electrical Engineering Ph.D. (Sep. 2015 – Aug. 2019)
  • Inha University, School of Chemical Engineering M.E. (Mar. 2002 – Feb. 2004)
  • Inha University, School of Chemical Engineering B.E. (Mar. 1995 – Feb. 2002)

Research Interests

  • Design for manufacturability (DFM)


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


Journal Papers

  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. Cheongwon Lee, Youngsoo Song, and Youngsoo Shin, “Endurance enhancement of multi-level cell phase change memory,” Proc. Int’l Conf. on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), Nov. 2019.
  2. 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.
  3. Yonghwi Kwon, Youngsoo Song, and Youngsoo Shin,Optical proximity correction using bidirectional recurrent neural network (BRNN),” Proc. SPIE Advanced Lithography, Feb. 2019.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. Youngsoo Song, Sangmin Kim, and Youngsoo Shin,  “Timing-aware wire width optimization for SADP process,” Proc. Design, Automation & Test in Europe (DATE), Mar. 2017.
  8. Youngsoo Song, Jinwook Jung, and Youngsoo Shin, “Redundant via insertion in self-aligned double patterning,” Proc. SPIE Advanced Lithography, Feb. 2017.
  9. 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.