Publications

International Journals

  1. Jaehong Jung, Ik-Hwan Kim, Seong-Jin Kim, Yoonmyung Lee, and Jung-Hoon Chun, “A 1.08-nW/kHz 13.2-ppm/°C Self-Biased Timer Using Temperature-Insensitive Resistive Current,” IEEE J. Solid-State Circuits, Early Access DOI: 10.1109/JSSC.2018.2824307, 2018.
  2. Jaehoon Chung, Yu Chen, and Seong-Jin Kim, “High-density impedance-sensing array on complementary metal-oxide-semiconductor circuitry assisted by negative dielectrophoresis for single-cell-resolution measurement,” Sensor Actuat. B-Chem., vol. 266C, pp. 106-114, Aug. 2018.
  3. Yu Chen, Seong-Jin Kim, Jinhong Guo, Yuejun Kang, Jaya P. Kausalyac, Alicia Ghia Min Ongc, Walter Hunzikerc, and Jaehoon Chung, “Portable Coulter counter with vertical through-holes for high-throughput applications,” Sensor Actuat. B-Chem., vol. 213, pp. 375-381, Jul. 2015.
  4. Jihyun Cho, Jaehyuk Choi, Seong-Jin Kim, Jungsoon Shin, Seokjun Park, James D. K. Kim, and Euisik Yoon, “A 3-D Camera With Adaptable Background Light Suppression Using Pixel-Binning and Super-Resolution,” IEEE J. Solid-State Circuits, vol. 49, no. 10, pp. 2319-2332, Oct. 2014.
  5. Seong-Jin Kim, James D. K. Kim, Byongmin Kang, and Keechang Lee, “A CMOS Image Sensor Based on Unified Pixel Architecture with Time-Division Multiplexing Scheme for Color and Depth Image Acquisition,” IEEE J. Solid-State Circuits, vol. 47, no. 11, pp. 2834-2845, Nov. 2012.
  6. Seong-Jin Kim, “Performance Evaluation of Pinning Potential Adjustment in Two-Dimensional/Three-Dimensional Image Sensor,” IEEE Electron Device Lett., vol. 33, no. 10, pp. 1426-1428, Oct. 2012.
  7. Seong-Jin Kim and Euisik Yoon, “Label-free CMOS Bio Sensor with On-chip Noise Reduction Scheme for Real-time Quantitative Monitoring of Biomolecules,” IEEE Trans. Biomed. Circuits Syst., vol. 6, no. 3, pp. 189-196, Jun. 2012.
  8. Seong-Jin Kim, Sang-Wook Han, Byongmin Kang, Keechang Lee, James D. K. Kim and Chang-Yeong Kim, “A 3-D Time-of-Flight CMOS Image Sensor with Pinned-Photodiode Pixel Structure,” IEEE Electron Device Lett., vol. 31, no. 11, pp. 1272-1274, Nov. 2010.
  9. Seong-Jin Kim, Sang-Wook Han, Kwang-Hyun Lee and Euisik Yoon, “A CMOS Fingerprint System-on-a-Chip with Adaptable Pixel Networks and Column-Parallel Processors for Image Enhancement and Recognition,” IEEE J. Solid-State Circuits, vol. 43, no. 11, pp. 2558-2567, Nov. 2008.
  10. Jaehyuk Choi, Sang-Wook Han, Seong-Jin Kim, Sun-Il Chang and Euisik Yoon, “A Spatial-Temporal Multi-Resolution CMOS Image Sensor with Adaptive Frame Rates for Tracking the Moving Objects in Region-of-Interest and Suppressing Motion Blur,” IEEE J. Solid-State Circuits, vol. 42, no. 12, pp. 2978-2989, Dec. 2007.
  11. Seong-Jin Kim, Kyutae Yoo, Jeoyoung Shim, Wonseok Chung, Christopher Ko, Maesoon Im, Lee-Sup Kim, and Euisik Yoon, “Real-time label-free quantitative monitoring of biomolecules without surface binding by floating-gate complementary metal-oxide semiconductor sensor array integrated with readout circuitry,” Appl. Phys. Lett., 91, 203903, Nov. 2007.
  12. Sang-Wook Han, Seong-Jin Kim and Euisik Yoon, “A Low Dark Current CMOS Image Sensor Pixel with a Photodiode Structure Enclosed by P-well,” J. Semiconductor Technology and Science, vol.5, no.2, pp.102-106, June 2005.

International Conferences

  1. Minkyu Je and Seong-Jin Kim, “Low-Energy Integrated Circuits and Microsystems for Implantable Wireless Neural Recording (Invited Paper),” in URSI Asia-Pacific Radio Science Conference (AP-RASC), Aug. 2016, pp. 998–999.
  2. Seong-Jin Kim, Simon Ng, David Wee, Yoon Hwee Leow, Fan-Yung Ma, and Sie Boo Chiang, “High Accuracy Remote Temperature Sensor Based on BJT Devices in 0.13-μm CMOS,” in Proc. of International Symposium on Integrated Circuits (ISIC), Dec. 2014, pp. 408-411.
  3. Seong-Jin Kim, “A 2-D/3-D Image Sensor with PPD-Based Lock-in Pixels (invited),” in Proc. of 2nd Asian Image Sensors and Imaging Systems Symposium, Dec. 2014, pp. 59-60.
  4. Seong-Jin Kim, Lei Liu, Lei Yao, Wang Ling Goh, Yuan Gao, and Minkyu Je, “A 0.5-V Sub-µW/Channel Neural Recording IC with Delta-Modulation-Based Spike Detection,” in Proc. of IEEE Asian Solid-State Circuits Conf. (A-SSCC), Nov. 2014, pp. 189-192.
  5. Yat-Hei Lam and Seong-Jin Kim, “A 16.6µW 32.8MHz Monolithic CMOS Relaxation Oscillator,” in Proc. of IEEE Asian Solid-State Circuits Conf. (A-SSCC), Nov. 2014, pp. 161-164.
  6. Jihyun Cho, Jaehyuk Choi, Seong-Jin Kim, Jungsoon Shin, Seokjun Park, James D. K. Kim, and Euisik Yoon, “A 5.9µm-pixel 2D/3D Image Sensor with Background Suppression Over 100klx,” in IEEE Symp. VLSI circuits Dig. Tech. Papers, Jun. 2013, pp. 6-7.
  7. Seong-Jin Kim, Jungsoon Shin, Byongmin Kang, James D. K. Kim, and Keechang Lee, “A full-HD CMOS Image Sensor with Time-multiplexed 2D/3D Image Acquisition (Invited),” in Proc. of 19th IDW/AD, Dec. 2012, pp. 1533-1536.
  8. Seong-Jin Kim, Byongmin Kang, James D. K. Kim, Keechang Lee, Chang-Yeong Kim, and Kinam Kim, “A 1920×1080 3.65µm-Pixel 2D/3D Image Sensor with Split and Binning Pixel Structure in 0.11µm Standard CMOS,” in IEEE Int. Solid-State Circuits Conf. (ISSCC) Dig. Tech. Papers, Feb. 2012, pp. 396-397.
  9. Seong-Jin Kim, James D. K. Kim, Sang-Wook Han, Byongmin Kang, Keechang Lee and Chang-Yeong Kim, “A 640×480 Image Sensor with Unified Pixel Architecture for 2D/3D Imaging in 0.11µm CMOS,” in IEEE Symp. VLSI circuits Dig. Tech. Papers, Jun. 2011, pp. 92-93.
  10. Byongmin Kang, Seong-Jin Kim, Seungkyu Lee, Keechang Lee, James D. K. Kim and Chang-Yeong Kim, “Harmonic distortion free distance estimation in ToF camera,” in Proc. of SPIE, vol. 7864, Jan. 2011, pp. 786403-1~9.
  11. Seong-Jin Kim, Mithun Shenoi, Kyutae Yoo, Jeoyoung Shim, Wonseok Chung, Christopher Ko, Lee-Sup Kim, and Euisik Yoon, “Label-free CMOS DNA Quantification with On-chip Noise Reduction Schemes,” in Proc. of the 14th Int. Conf. Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems (Transducers), June 2007, pp. 947-950.
  12. Jaehyuk Choi, Sang-Wook Han, Seong-Jin Kim, Sun-Il Chang and Euisik Yoon, “A Spatial-Temporal Multi-resolution CMOS Image Sensor with Adaptive Frame Rates for Moving Objects in the Region-of-Interest,” in IEEE Int. Solid-State Circuits Conf. (ISSCC) Dig. Tech. Papers, Feb. 2007, pp. 502-503.
  13. Maesoon Im, Seong-Jin Kim, Kyutae Yoo, Jeoyoung Shim, Kyusang Lee, Younja Cho, Wonseok Chung, Christopher Ko and Euisik Yoon, “Non-surface-binding Label-free Quantification of PCR Product with Fast and Sequential Detection Capability,” in Proc. of Int. Conf. micro TAS’06, Nov. 2006, pp. 762-764.
  14. Sang-Wook Han, Seong-Jin Kim, Jaehyuk Choi, Choong-Ki Kim and Euisik Yoon, “A High Dynamic Range CMOS Image Sensor with In-Pixel Floating-Node Analog Memory for Pixel Level Integration Time Control,” in IEEE Symp. VLSI circuits Dig. Tech. Papers, Jun. 2006, pp. 25-26.
  15. Seong-Jin Kim, Kwang-Hyun Lee, Sang-Wook Han, and Euisik Yoon, “A 200×160 Pixel CMOS Fingerprint Recognition SoC with Adaptable Column-Parallel Processors,” in IEEE Int. Solid-State Circuits Conf. (ISSCC) Dig. Tech. Papers, Feb. 2005, pp. 250-251.
  16. Hyung-Kew Lee, Sun-Il Chang, Kyung-Hyun Kim, Seong-Jin Kim, Kwang-Seok Yun, and Euisik Yoon, “A Modular Expandable Tactile Sensor Using Flexible Polymer,” in IEEE Int. Conf. MEMS Tech. Dig., Jan. 2005, pp. 642-645.

Invited Talks and Seminars

  1. Invited Talk at 한국센서학회 종합학술대회, Daejeon, Korea, “Solid-State LiDAR: CMOS Time-of-Flight (ToF) Sensors,” Nov. 2017.
  2. Invited Talk at 16th RF/Analog Workshop, Jeju, Korea, “Low Power Implantable Neural Recording System,” Sep. 2016.
  3. Invited Talk at 고감도 광검출 응용기술 워크샵, Busan, Korea, “The Principle of CMOS TOF Sensors,” Aug. 2016.
  4. Technical Seminar, Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST, 한국과학기술연구원), Seoul, Korea, “Integrated Smart Sensors for New Human-Computer Interfaces,” Feb. 2016.
  5. Technical Seminar, ATECH Solution, Hwaseong, Korea, “The Principle of TOF Depth Sensors,” Feb. 2016.
  6. Invited Talk at 12th International SoC Design Conference (ISOCC), Gyeongju, Korea, “An Implantable Neural recording IC with In-Situ Spike Detection and Preservation,” Nov. 2015.
  7. Technical Seminar, Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science (KRISS, 한국표준연구원), Daejeon, Korea, “Integrated Smart Sensors for New Human-Computer Interfaces,” July. 2015.
  8. Technical Seminar, College Electronics & Information, Kyung Hee University, Yongin, Korea, “Integrated Microsystems for Detection and Recognition of Natural Signals,” Jun. 2014.
  9. Invited Talk at Asia-Korea Conference on Science and Technology (AKC 2013), Singapore, “A CMOS Image Sensor with Unified Pixel Architecture for 2-D/3-D Image Acquisition,” Nov. 2013.
  10. Tutorials at IEEE Int. Conf. Image Processing (ICIP), Brussels, Belgium, “ToF (Time of Flight) Depth Sensor Image Processing: from Principle to Applications,” Sep. 2011.
  11. Invited Talk at Optical Society of Korea Conference, Seoul, Korea, “A VGA 3D Image Sensor Based on Unified Pixel Structure,” Feb. 2011.
  12. Technical Seminar, Korea Research Institute of Bioscience & Biotechnology (KRIBB), Deajeon, Korea, “Label-free CMOS DNA Sensor with On-chip Noise Reduction Scheme for Real-time DNA Quantification,” Dec. 2007.

Domestic Journals

  1. James D. K. Kim, Seong-Jin Kim, Byongmin Kang, Keechang Lee and Chang-Yeong Kim, “A Color and Depth Acquisition Method in 3D Camera Based on ToF,” Telecommunications Review, 21, pp. 585-598, 2011.

Domestic Conferences

  1. Minkyu Je and Seong-Jin Kim, “Integrated Circuits and Microsystems for Implantable Wireless Neural Recording,” in the 20th Annual Meeting of the Korean Society for Brain and Neural Science (KSBNS), Aug. 2017.
  2. Chen Yu, Seong-Jin Kim, and Jaehoon Chung, “Multiple-channel Coulter Counter for Cells Sizing and Enumeration,” in Proc. of International Conference on Microbiology and Biotechnology (ICMB), Sep. 2014.
  3. James D. K. Kim, Seong-Jin Kim, Hwasup Lim, Yong Sun Kim, Ouk Choi, Keechang Lee and Chang-Yeong Kim, “Time of Flight Color, Depth Image Sensor and Its Application to the Creation of High Quality Stereoscopic Video,” Institute of Electronics Engineers of Korea Summer Conf., June, 2011.
  4. Sang-Wook Han, Seong-Jin Kim, Jaehyuk Choi and Euisik Yoon, “A High Dynamic Range CMOS Image Sensor using Pixel Level Integration Time Control,” in The 13th Korean Conf. Semiconductors, Feb. 2006.
  5. Sang-Wook Han, Seong-Jin Kim and Euisik Yoon, “A Low Dark Current CMOS Image Sensor Pixel With a Photodiode Structure Enclosed by P-well,” in The 12th Korean Conf. Semiconductors, Feb. 2005.
  6. Seong-Jin Kim and Euisik Yoon, “A CMOS Fingerprint Recognition SoC with Local Adaptive Pixel Scheme and Column-Parallel Processors,” in The 12th Korean Conf. Semiconductors, Feb. 2005.
  7. Seong-Jin Kim, Sang-Wook Han, Kwang-Hyun Lee and Euisik Yoon, “A Column-Parallel Image Processor for Fingerprint Recognition,” in The 11th Korean Conf. Semiconductors, Feb. 2004.

Patents

  1. Seong Jin Kim, Do Kyoon Kim, Kee Chang Lee, Jeroen Beeckman, Albert Theuwissen, “Filter for selective transmission of visible rays and infrared rays using an electrical signal,” US Patent #9,429,781, 2016/08.
  2. Byeongmin Kang, Keechang Lee and Seong-Jin Kim, “Apparatus and method for generating depth image,” US Patent #9,366,759, 2016/06.
  3. Seong-Jin Kim and Sang-Wook Han, “Depth sensing apparatus and method,” US Patent #9,207,065, 2015/12.
  4. Seong-Jin Kim, Sang-Wook Han and Albert Theuwissen, “Image sensor based on depth pixel structure,” US Patent #9,076,706, 2015/07.
  5. Seong-Jin Kim, “Apparatus and Method for Selective Binning Pixel,” US Patent #8,964,057, 2015/02.
  6. Hwasup Lim, Byeongmin Kang and Seong-Jin Kim, “Image Processing Apparatus, Medium, and Method,” US Patent #8,810,602, 2014/08.
  7. Seong-Jin Kim and Sang-Wook Han, “Single Gate Pixel and Operation Method of Single Gate Pixel,” US Patent #8,462,247, 2013/06.
  8. Seong-Jin Kim, “3D Image Processing Method and Apparatus for Improving Accuracy of Depth Measurement of an Object in a Region of Interest,” US Patent #8,369,575, 2013/02.
  9. Seong-Jin Kim, “Apparatus and Method for Obtaining 3D Image,” US Patent #8,345,103, 2013/01.
  10. Seong-Jin Kim, “Imaging Method and Apparatus,” US Patent #8,344,306, 2013/01.
  11. Hwasup Lim, Byeongmin Kang, Keechang Lee and Seong-Jin Kim, “Image Processing Method,” US Patent #8,305,377, 2012/11.
  12. Seong-Jin Kim, “Apparatus and Method of Obtaining Depth Image,” US Patent #8,217,327, 2012/07.
  13. Seong-Jin Kim, Kyu-Tae Yoo and Euisik Yoon, “Apparatus Having Reduced Noise and Method of Using the Apparatus for Detecting Ionic Materials,” US Patent #7,824,530, 2010/11.
  14. Seong-Jin Kim and Euisik Yoon, “Capacitance-type Fingerprint Sensor,” US Patent #7,298,875, 2007/11.