A Fellow of the Royal Society, the UK’s national academy of science
The Royal Society of Chemistry of the United Kingdom has recently acknowledged the work of a professor affiliated with UNIST and included him in the recent list of distinguished individuals who have been elevated as Fellow of the Royal Soci... Read More
Dr. Steve Granick, named to the prestigious NAS
One of the highest honors bestowed on scientists and engineers
On April 28, the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) elected a professor affiliated with UNIST to membership in the prestigious National Academy of Sciences (NAS), the most prestigious scientific organization that recognizes distinguished an... Read More
A ceremony, held to mark the completion of new IBS research center
On April 27, UNIST held a ceremony to mark the completion of new IBS Center for Multi-Dimensional Carbon Materials (CMCM), located in a newly constructed building at UNIST. During the course of the event, UNIST also held an opening ceremony... Read More
UNIST, one of the world's foremost graphene R&D institutions
On April 27, UNIST held a ceremony not only to mark the completion of new IBS Center for Multi-Dimensional Carbon Materials (CMCM), but also to celebrate the establishment of two other IBS research centers on campus. During the course of th... Read More
Transition from a state-run university to a government-funded research institute
On April 23, the first session of the Preparatory Commission for the law for the status change of UNIST was held in the Board Room located on the 22 floor of the S-Tower, Seoul. The meeting was attended by the members of UNIST Preparatory C... Read More
Dr. Hyun-Soon Lee, Vice Chairman of Doosan Infracore Co. Ltd.
On April 21, the second Board of Directors meeting was held at UNIST. At this meeting, the Board elected Dr. Hyun-Soon Lee, Vice Chairman of Doosan Infracore Co. Ltd. as the 6th Chairman of the UNIST Board of Directors. Dr. Lee will serve h... Read More
Wireless smart sensors to help spur the next revolution in health care
In recent years, flexible sensor has attracted much of the attention in the tech industry over the past years. Transparent electrodes, for instance, have been widely used in things like touch screens, flat-screen TVs, solar cells, and light... Read More
[WHY UNIST] Dr. Jae Sung Lee, Vice President of Academic Affairs
“UNIST is one of the top universities in the world,” says Dr. Jae Sung Lee who is the Vice President of Academic Affairs and also a Professor of Energy and Chemical Engineering at UNIST. For future students considering a degree... Read More
A research team, led by Professor Robert J. Mitchell secures 1.4 million USD research funding for the next 3 years.
On March 30, a team of UNIST researchers announced that they may have found a way to combat bacteria-associated infections in humans. This study is a collaboration amongest three scientists from the School of Life Sciences, including Profes... Read More
"We hope to strengthen the country's global competitiveness through this partnership."
On April 16, UNIST signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with National Institute of Biological Resources (NIBR), an institute that boasts the largest collection preservation facilities in Asia to pledge mutual support for one another i... Read More