Dr. Yun Seong Song

Assistant Professor

Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Dr. Yun Seong Song received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and B.S.E in Computer Science and Engineering from Seoul National University in 2004, his M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University in 2006, and his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2012. He was a postdoc in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in 2012-13, and a postdoc in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University in 2014-16. He was also a lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology. He was the recipient of the Bennett Award for Outstanding Thesis from Carnegie Mellon University, as well as a two-time recipient of the Samsung Scholarship for graduate studies. Dr. Song’s work and interest include physical human-robot interaction and rehabilitation robotics, particularly in their applications to understanding and assisting human movement.