Screen Shot 2017-09-22 at 1.45.53 PMYoungkyu Sung
Graduate Student, EECS Department
Room 13-3022
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Youngkyu Sung received his B.S. summa cum laude in electrical engineering from the Seoul National University (SNU). At SNU, he worked on developing quantum devices based on nitrogen-vacancy centers in diamond.

He is currently working toward his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering and computer science at MIT. His research interest is optimal control for fast and high-fidelity quantum gates.

Youngkyu Sung is a recipient of the Korea Foundation for Advanced Study (KFAS) Scholarship.

(Photo by Nathan Fiske)