Two UNIST teams were awarded 1st and 2nd place in prestigious 2017 Rotman-UNIST Trading Competition.
On August 10, UNIST hosted the first Rotman-UNIST Trading Competition (RUTC), bringing together teams of primarily graduate-level students and their faculty advisors from top-ranked universities across South Korea to partake in a unique two... Read More
The 2017 UKC held August 9 – 12, 2017 in the Hyatt Regency Crystal City near Washington DC, US.
UNIST has launched an initiative to build overseas networks to collaborate in developing the futuristic transportation system dubbed HyperTube, which can travel at a speed of one thousand kilometers per hour. On August 10, UNIST and the Kor... Read More
Professor Jaesik Choi to lead the national artificial intelligence R&D strategic project.
The team has secured KRW 1.5 billion for the next 5 years, along with KRW 400 million from the city of Ulsan.
Decision-making is one of the fundamental cognitive processes of human beings, which involves making rational, heuristic, or intuitive choices in activities of daily living. UNIST has recently announced that it has been selected as a superv... Read More
Their findings appeared in the June 8th issue of the prestigious journal, Nature Communications (IF=38.618).
“Colloidal particles move in a rapid and random fashion. By achieving better control of their movements, we may soon be able to build a self-powered nanorobot that could one day heal patients from the inside,” says Professor Gra... Read More
Raising awareness for the importance of data analysis.
On August 7, UNIST held the 6th National UNIST Big Data Analysis Competition, inviting university students nationwide who are interested in Big Data. Organized by the Graduate School of Interdisciplinary Management, the primary purpose of t... Read More
Partnership to tackle the challenges caused by nuclear decommissioning projects.
On August 4, UNIST signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Korean Association for Radiation Application (KARA) to pledge mutual support for one another in the pursuit of excellence in the area of nuclear decommissioning. Since the r... Read More
UNIST receives 2017 Outstanding Employer of Persons with Disabilities Award.
Embracing diversity in the workplace
The Korea Employment and Promotion Agency for the Disabled (KEAD) has awarded UNIST its 2017 Outstanding Employer of Persons with Disabilities Award. UNIST is one of the 16 public organizations to receive the recognition and the only Ulsan-... Read More
Their findings appeared in the July 27th issue of the prestigious journal, JACS.
Lithium-sulfur (Li-S) batteries, which employ sulfur as cathode and metallic lithium as anode materials, have been widely nominated as one of the most promising next-generation electrochemical storage systems due to its low cost and high th... Read More
UNIST and POSTECH partook in the annual rural community outreach project from July 21 to 23, 2017.
To lend a helping hand to rural farmers during their busy season, students from UNIST and POSTECH spent their weekends at a local community farm, located in Seosang-myeon, Yangam village, Ulju-County. Organized by both the UNIST and POSTECH... Read More
Professor Gun-Ho Kim's refrigeration anesthesia technique will revolutionize the treatment of retinal diseases.
'RecensMedical' selected for TIPS startup team...receiving funding of KRW 500 million for the next 2 years
A novel approach that may lead to the next generation of ophthalmic anesthetics is now on its way to commercialization, thanks to a UNIST-based start-up company, called RecensMedical Inc. Their new technique is expected to revolutionize the... Read More