Yanghyo Kim (ykim19)

Yanghyo Kim

Assistant Professor

Charles V. Schaefer, Jr. School of Engineering and Science


  • PhD (2017) University of California, Los Angeles (Electrical Engineering)


Integrated circuits and systems for millimeter-wave communication and science/technology


Electronics Engineer, Naval Research Laboratory, 2019-2020
Post Doctoral Scholar, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, 2017-2019
RFIC Design Consultant, Neuspera Medical, 2016-2017
RFIC Designer, Keyssa, 2010-2013

Institutional Service

  • Electrical and Computer Engineering Member

Professional Service

  • 2021 IEEE Wireless Power Transfer Conference Organizing Committee (Publicity Chair)

Professional Societies

  • IEEE Senior member

Selected Publications

Conference Proceeding

  1. Tang, A.; Kim, Y.; Chang, F. (2022). A Fully-Integrated CMOS System-on-Chip Ku Band Radiometer System for Remote Sensing of Snow and Ice. IEEE International Microwave Symposium.
  2. Mirzaee, M.; Kim, Y. (2022). A 3D-printed microwave passive sensor using fully biodegradable and renewable materials. National Radio Science Meeting.
  3. Mirzaee, M.; Kim, Y. (2022). Fully 3D-printed using biodegradable and renewable materials: microwave characterization and fabrication process. National Radio Science Meeting.
  4. Mirzaee, M.; Kim, Y. (2022). Microwave characterization of NinjaFlex filament using performance probe for developing 3D-printed wearable antennas. National Radio Science Meeting.
  5. Mirzaee, M.; Kim, Y. (2022). On the far-field characteristics of a 3D-printed antenna using wood-based PLA and conductive sliver nanoparticle ink. National Radio Science Meeting.
  6. Mirzaee, M.; Kim, Y. (2021). Antenna Miniaturization Using High-Permittivity and Magneto-Dielectric Substrates in VHF-UHF Bands: A Comparative Study. IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation.
  7. Mirzaee, M.; Kim, Y. (2021). Conformal Miniaturized Antenna with Enhanced Bandwidth and Efficiency Using Periodic Magneto-Dielectric Anisotropic Meta-Substrate. IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation.
  8. Mirzaee, M.; Kim, Y. (2021). Design Method for Bowtie Antenna with Enhanced Bandwidth and Controllable Gain Using 3D-Printing Technology. IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation.
  9. Mirzaee, M.; Kim, Y. (2021). Metal-Coated Flexible Dielectric Waveguides for Millimeter-Wave Multi-Lane Wireline Communications. IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation.
  10. Kim, Y. (2021). Overview of Millimeter-Wave Wireless Interconnect. IEEE International Symposium on Radio Frequency Integration Technology.

Journal Article

  1. Kim, Y.; Tam, S.; Chang, M. (2022). Millimeter-Wave Contactless Connectors: From Fundamental Research to Commercialization. IEEE Microwave Magazine. IEEE.
  2. Tang, A.; Del Pino, M.; Kim, Y.; Zhang, Y.; Reck, T.; Jung-Kubiak, C.; Nemchick, D.; Dyer, L.; Virbila, G.; Chattopadhyay; Chang, M.. Sub-Orbital Flight Demonstration of a 183 / 540-600 GHz Hybrid CMOS-InP and CMOS-Schottky-MEMS Limb-Sounder. IEEE Journal of Microwaves. IEEE.
  3. Huang, R.; Chiang, C.; Liang, C.; Kim, Y.; Kuan, Y.; Chang, M. (2020). A W-band 4-GHz BW multiuser interference-tolerant radar with 28-nm CMOS front-ends. IEEE Solid-State Circuits Letters (vol. 3, pp. 414 - 417). IEEE.


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