Writer|JooHyeon Heo |Public Relations Team
From LG Chemicals Polymer Award to TV appearance ... inspiring stories of UNIST gained media attention.
《Editor’s Note: UNIST has attracted much attention recently, as its name was mentioned on Korean media through the inspiring stories of its students and faculty. Through this, UNIST had an excellent opportunity to showcase some of its recen... Read More
Their findings have been published in Nature Sustainablity on April 10, 2020.
A novel catalyst synthesis method, capable of generating hydrogen from yeasts, the main microorganisms involved in alcohol and bread fermentation, has been developed. The new system can efficiently decompose water into oxygen and hydrogen,... Read More
UNIST has been selected as the institute to run government-funded graduate schools specializing in AI.
On April 16, the Ministry of Science and ICT (MSIT) has announced that UNIST has been added to the 2020 list of AI Graduate Schools for intensive support under the government’s initiative to widen the domestic talent pool in the area of AI.... Read More
The signboard-hanging ceremony for the UNIST-HHI Research Cooperation Center took place on April 8, 2020.
UNIST has established an industry-academia alliance with Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (HHI) to pursue cooperative research projects in a variety of areas, including shipbuilding, offshore, robotics, and artificial intelligence (AI) te... Read More
Their findings have been published in Science Advances on April 3, 2020.
Baseball pitchers throw a variety of pitches, each of which has a slightly different trajectory. This is because each pitch type depends on the degree of interaction with the air flowing around the ball. A recent study, affiliated UNIST has... Read More
Functional Cooperation of Glycine Synthasereductase and Wood–Ljungdahl Pathways for Autotrophic Growth of Clostridium Drakei
Their findings have been published in Science Advances on April 10, 2020.
A joint research team, affiliated with UNIST has identified a new metabolic pathway, in which microorganisms utilize single carbon (C1) gases (CO and CO2) as a feedstock. The new metabolic pathway is thought to be the most energetically eff... Read More
Etv2-and Fli1-Induced Vascular Progenitor Cells Enhance Functional Recovery in Ischemic Vascular Disease Model
Their findings have been published in Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology (ATVB) on March 25, 2020.
Revolutionary vascular progenitor cells (VPCs) for the treatment of ischemic vascular diseases has been discovered. This has been generated by direct lineage conversion, which is less likely to cause cancer during large-scale cell culture,... Read More
UNIST, in partnership with Class 101, will be moving part of the Leadership Program courses, offered in Spring 2020 semester to online delivery.
While universities around the world are either closing their campuses or replacing in-person teaching with online alternatives amid COVID-19 concerns, a student-led venture company has turned crisis into opportunity. That is to expand quali... Read More
Design team, led by Professor Hwang Kim and Professor Dooyoung Jung honored with iF Design Awards in the communication design category.
From everyday communication to work and leisure activities, smartphones have become an indispensable part of modern society. The ubiquitous role of smartphones seems likely to increase, as people become ever more dependent on mobile devices... Read More
A recent work by Distinguished Professor Bartosz Grzybowski has been published in the latest issue of Nature.
The process of examining characteristics of drug candidates thoroughly is essential for obtaining institutional approvals of new drugs for which high-quality crystallographic data are required. Indeed, growing large crystals of good quality... Read More