Choongil Yeh

5G Forum – Principal Researcher – ETRI


Choongil Yeh received his BS degree in electronic engineering from Busan National University, Korea, 1986. He earned his PhD degree in Wireless Telecommunications from Chungnam National University at Daejeon Korea, 2005. From 2009 to 2010, he worked at Virginia Tech, USA as a visiting scholar.

From 1986 to 1988, he joined Samsung and participated in developing electronic switching systems. Since 1989, he has been working at Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI) in Korea, where his research interests have been mobile telecommunications, intelligent transport systems, and other wireless telecommunication systems. Now he is working for standardization of 5G system.