The public voting poll will open on Nov. 23rd, 2015 will close on Dec. 6, 2015.
The public voting period for the Top 10 Science News 2015 by the Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies (KOFST) has finally begun. The voting poll will open on November 23rd, 2015 will close on December 6, 2015. Since 2005, K... Read More
[WHY UNIST] Prof. Jong Beom Baek, School of Energy and Chemical Engineering
“UNIST is a global center of scientific and technological excellence with its outstanding facilities and talented professors,” says Dr. Jong-Beom Baek, School of Energy and Chemical Engineering. For future students considering a degree at U... 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
Korea’s largest scale Personal Genome Project to sequence 10,000 people and patients
The Ulsan 10,000 Genome Project, dubbed “Genome Korea in Ulsan”, officially launched in Ulsan on November 25th, 2015. The project’s consortium includes Ulsan Metropolitan City, the Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST),... 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
Advancing safety culture throughout the entire UNIST campus and community
UNIST is committed to providing a safe research environment for its staffs, students, and researchers. Earlier today, UNIST signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Ulsan Jungbu Fire Station to pledge mutual support for one another i... 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
Securing foreign brains to fuel the nation's economic growth.
Prof. KwangSoo Kim appeared on YTN Science documentary channel.
Story of UNIST’s strategy to attract and secure top talents has been introduced in a documentary program by YTN Science on Thursday, November 5th, as one of the great examples that will further boost national competitiveness in the er... Read More
President Mooyoung Jung spells out UNIST's future directions.
The future directions of UNIST have been outlined in the KBS program “Issue & People”, which was broadcasted on Monday, November 16, 2015. During the interview with Issue & People, UNIST President Mooyoung Jung spelled o... Read More
The 5th TEDxUNIST: "The Tail Wags the Dog"
Small trivial things should never be negligible, as great things almost always start small and insignificant. Your knowledge, your experience, and your mind – these are all those small, simple actions that are put together to make a great d... Read More