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
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
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
Their findings have been published online in the ISME Journal.
An international team of researchers, affiliated with UNIST has unveiled that biofilms formed by pathogenic bacteria can be degraded by bacterial predators. They expect that this breakthrough can aid in removing biofilms, the root causes of... Read More
There findings have been published in Nature Communications.
Smartphones may soon have fingerprint scanners built into the screen, thanks to new technological advancements by a research team affiliated with UNIST. The new sensor, with the capability to detect both tactile pressure and skin temperatur... Read More
Their findings have been published in Advanced Energy Materials.
A recent study, affiliated with UNIST has introduced a novel technique to develop a rubberlike stretchable battery. This is the first attempt to stretch the battery separator, positioned between the anode and the cathode. This study has bee... Read More
The work by Distinguished Professor François Amblard's team has been published in PNAS.
An international team of researchers, affiliated with UNIST has announced that they have discovered a new property of wave propagation that leads to an all-new way to improve the resolution of virtually all optical technologies, including m... Read More