July 31, 2003
The first Drew. D. Perkins Professorship for Advanced Networking and Communications will go to Hyong Kim, Professor of ECE. Kim's work in computer networking and advanced switch architectures includes designing, evaluating, and demonstrating a high-speed ATM (Asynchronous Transfer Mode) network for multimedia applications. Winning the NSF Young Investigator Award in 1995, three of his papers were included in the IEEE Press collection on networking. He has advised more than 20 M.S. and Ph.D. students.
John Anderson, CIT Dean, highlighted Kim's accomplishment in a memo to CIT faculty and staff:
Headshot of Hyong Kim