UNIST joint team discovered the way to make a good battery.
The electric conductivities of electrocatalysts should be more seriously considered to obtain higher energy.
The joint research team of UNIST including Prof. Hyun-Kon Song, Prof. Guntae Kim, and Prof. Sang Kyu Kwak (School of Energy and Chemical Engineering) has been introduced on the current issue of Angewandte Chemie International Edition. This... Read More
Another possibility to make a new type of memory device is discovered.
Prof. Jun Hee Lee found a theory of how multiferroic BiFeO₃ operates at room temperature.
Prof. Jun Hee Lee (School of Energy and Chemical Engineering) found a fundamental theory of how multiferroic BiFeO₃ operates at room temperature. His study was introduced on Physical Review Letters on November 13, 2015. Multiferroic is the... Read More
An early and cost-effective method for diagnosing Alzheimer's disease.
Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is one of the most well-known and common form of dementia. It is also a progressive, degenerative brain disease whose cause is not fully understood, however, amyloid-β (Aβ) peptides, metal ions and reactive ox... Read More
UNIST will lead next generation nonvolatile memory device research.
The research team of UNIST and KAIST discovered the operation principle of 'Graphene Memory Device'.
The operation principle of ‘Graphene Memory Device’ is discovered by the joint research team including Prof. Hu Young Jeong (UNIST Central Research Facility), Prof. Jeong Yong Lee (Department of Materials Science and Engineering, KAIST) and... Read More
New materials, designed to mimic the sensing capabilities of human fingertips.
Taking a big step towards adding a sense of touch to prosthetic limbs and other medical devices.
Researchers have long been interested in the technology of artificial skins. Although previous studies have introduced an assortment of electronic skin (e-skin) elements, none of them were able to detect both pressure and heat with a high d... Read More
Newer, Stronger, Safer Type of Lithium Ion Battery Technology
Lithium-ion batteries (LIBs), despite being one of the most commonly used in consumer electronics, have one grievous flaw which is a fire safety issue. To resolve some of these safety issues, a new study, affiliated with UNIST has proposed ... Read More
Used towards cell replacement therapy, as well as drug screening in SCI
A team of researchers, led by Prof. Jeong Beom Kim (School of Natural Science) at UNIST has announced that they have successfully developed a new technology to produce customized stem cells that can be used towards cell replacement therapy,... Read More
Discovery opens door to new strategy for protecting humans against infection.
A recent study revealed that cinereous vultures, also known as Aegypius monachus, have a unique genetic make-up which enable them to thrive on carcasses without being affected by the harmful bacteria living on these remains. The study was j... Read More
Developing new tech to manufacture a high-capacity and flexible paper battery
Lasting three times longer than current generation of Li-ion batteries
A Korean research team, affiliated with UNIST has successfully developed the world’s first fundamental technology to power the next generation of lithium ion batteries. On October 12, the National Forestry Science Institute of the Kor... Read More
Mass Eurasian migration back into Africa, revealed by 4500-year-old skeleton
An international team of researchers, affiliated with UNIST has recently announced that they have successfully extracted and sequenced DNA from a 4,500 year-old Ethiopian skull found in highlands in Ethiopia. The findings, published in the... Read More