The work by Professor Gi-Hyoug Cho indicates "During Summer, temperatures in Ulsan are 2.5°C higher than rural areas".
Rising temperatures are threatening urban areas, including Ulsan city due to a regional climate phenomenon, known as the Urban Heat Island (UHI) effect. Therefore, there is an urgent need to implement necessary mitigation measures, such as ... Read More
UNIST-WRIRM-UniBasel Organ Mimetic Research Center has secured KRW 3.9 billion for the next 6 years.
UNIST and Ulsan will initiate a research collaboration to develop human organs-on-chips in hoping to reduce the time and cost for new drug discovery. The UNIST-WRIRM-UniBasel Organ Mimetic Research Center has announced that it has been sele... Read More
UNIST and POSTECH partook in the annual rural community outreach project from July 20 to 22, 2018.
Local farmers of Jukjang-myeon in Pohang and the surrounding areas found that they could count on a little extra help last week, thanks to the students of UNIST and POSTECH. Organized by both the UNIST and POSTECH student councils, approxim... Read More
Their findings have been published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS).
A research team, affiliated with UNIST has examined the rates of liquid penetration on rough or patterned surfaces, especially those with pores or cavities. Their findings provide important insights into the development of everyday products... Read More
LOAD, a UNIST startup team awarded grand prize at the "2018 Startup Competition".
A student-led startup team, affiliated with UNIST has been honored by the Defense Acqusition Program Administration (DAPA) for their pivotal and impactful role played in the promotion of science and technology in the country. LOAD, a UNIST-... Read More
DoYeon Kim in the School of Urban Environmental Engineering at UNIST has been selected for GRA-NRF Program in Canada.
DoYeon Kim, a graduate student in the School of Urban Environmental Engineering at UNIST has been selected to partake in the “GRA-NRF Program in Canada”. Jointly organized by the National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF) and M... Read More
Their work has been published in the prestigious journal 'Advanced Materials'.
A recent study, affiliated UNIST has introduced a novel technology that promises to significantly boost the performance of lithium metal batteries, a promising candidate for the next generation of rechargeable batteries. The study also vali... Read More
Distinguished Professor Rodney S. Ruoff’s team succeeded in folding an A5-sized, 400nm polycarbonate film in half 12 times.
Their work has been published in the prestigious journal, Advances Materials.
A piece of paper folded over many times able to carry more weight than a flat sheet of paper of the same length. Similarly, folding can also enhance the mechanical properties of graphene. An international team of researchers, affiliated wit... Read More
Their findings have been published in EES, a high-profile journal publishing world-class energy and global environmental science research.
Organic solar cells (OSCs) has driven their efficiencies to above 10% to reach a viable level for commercialization. However, the increase in the photoactive layer thickness has resulted in lower efficiency levels, which therefore brings mu... Read More
The 2018 UNIST-Harvard SEAS Summer Exchange Program was held from June 25 to July 13, 2018.
Engineering students from Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) visited UNIST to partake in the 2018 UNIST and Harvard SEAS Summer Exchange Program. The UNIST and Harvard SEAS Summer Exchange Program is a... Read More