Sung-Mo "Steve" Kang

      SOE Distinguished Chair Professor
      Chancellor Emeritus, UC Merced
      President Emeritus, KAIST

      BE-239, Baskin School of Engineering
      University of California, Santa Cruz
      1156 High Street
      Santa Cruz, CA 95064

      Tel: (831) 502-7052, Fax: (831) 459-4829



  News and Events from NISL

       [September 30, 2017] Professor Kang delivered a keynote talk "The fourth Industrial Revolution and Nanoscience and Engineering " at the University at Buffalo, SUNY, for its 50th anniversary of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering on September 30.





       [September 30, 2017] Professor Kang was awarded a Distinguished Alumni Award from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University at Buffalo on September 30, 2017.

 Award at Buffalo




[June 20, 2017] Prof. Kang completed teaching EE222 High-Speed Low-Power Integrated Circuits and EE103 Signals and Systems for the Spring 2017 quarter.





[June 10-12] Prof. Kang visited King Abdullah International Medical Center and attended its Board of Executive Directors meeting in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.





[June 8, 2017] Prof. Kang visited Adesto Technologies, Santa Clara for potential research collaboration.





[May 28-31, 2017] An NISL affiliate, Jason Eshraghian of Chungbuk National University, South Korea, presented a paper at the 2017 ISCAS in Balimore, MD, "Maximization of Crossbar Array Memory Using Fundamental Memristor Theory."





[May 9, 2017} Prof. Kang presented a seminar at the Oregon State University on "The Fourth Industrial Revolution and Future of Nanoelectronics."






[March 1, 2017] Foroozan Koushan, Ph.D. student, joined NISL.





[February 22, 2017] Prof. Kang completed his presidency at KAIST, 15th president (Feb. 23, 2013-Feb. 22, 2017)


  • [May 26, 2015] Prof. Kang awarded CASS John Choma Education Award, at the ISCAS-2015, Lisbon, Portugal.



  • [May 20, 2014] Prof. Kang awarded the Doctor of Science Honoris Causa by Fairleigh Dickinson University.