Professor Joo-Young Kim’s Research Team Published Article in CACM Magazine: “South Korea’s Nationwide Effort for AI Semiconductor Industry”
Recently, the research team led by Professor Joo-Young Kim published an article titled “South Korea’s Nationwide Effort for AI Semiconductor Industry” in CACM (Communications of the ACM), one of the leading monthly academic journals in the field of computer science.
In this article, Professor Joo-Young Kim’s research team provides an in-depth analysis of the national efforts for the AI semiconductor industry currently underway in South Korea. They thoroughly examine the multifaceted endeavors carried out by the government, industry, and academia.
The article sheds light on the government’s investment plans to establish a world-class semiconductor supply chain, the ambitious AI semiconductor projects of major companies such as Samsung Electronics and SK hynix, and the rise of startups like Furiosa, Rebellions, SAPEON, HyperAccel, OpenEdge, Mobilint, DeepX, and Telechips, which are developing AI accelerators for specific application areas.
Additionally, the article introduces the Semiconductor Systems Department at KAIST, as well as AISS and PIM research centers, and showcases various programs provided by IDEC for research support in chip design.
This article provides insight into South Korea’s development direction and achievements in the field of AI semiconductors, which combine strategic technological advancements at the national level and active participation from businesses. Its international dissemination holds significant meaning.
For those interested in exploring insights into the future of the AI semiconductor industry and upcoming technologies, we recommend reading this article.