Their findings have been published in the journal, Science (IF 41.845) on July 31, 2020.
Researchers extend the understanding of energy flow in chemical reactions and show that it may produce useful molecular swimmers.
An international team of researchers, affiliated with UNIST, has reported that common chemical reactions accelerate Brownian diffusion by sending long-range ripples into the surrounding solvent. This breakthrough has been led by Distinguish... Read More
UNIST has been ranked No. 5 (nationwide) and No. 160 (worldwide), according to the Nature Index 2020: Institutions-Academic.
UNIST ranked 5th in South Korea and 160th globally in the latest Nature Index 2020 Annual Tables. In the rankings, UNIST has moved up from last year’s 4th rank to 5th, this time. Besides, it has climbed 34 spots from its worldwide ran... Read More
UNIST has 6 scientists named in the annual Highly Cited Researchers 2019 list.
Six UNIST researchers have distinguished themselves with inclusion in the the prestigious Clarivate Analytics list of ‘Highly Cited Researchers’ for 2019. The annual list, published on November 20, includes researchers with multiple papers... Read More
UNIST has been ranked No. 3 (nationwide) and No. 10 (worldwide), according to the Nature Index 2019 Young Universities.
UNIST has distinguished itself with inclusion in the TOP 100 Nature Index Young University Ranking in 2019. [Click HERE to access the Nature Index 2019 Young Universities.] In this inaugural ranking, UNIST ranked No.10 among the world’s eli... Read More
Professors Jin Young Kim, Jaephil Cho, and Rodney S. Ruoff ranked in the top 1% in their felds globally.
Annual list is based on number of citations for papers published between 2005 and 2015.
Three UNIST researchers have distinguished themselves with inclusion in the 2017 list of Highly Cited Researchers, a yearly distinction released by Clarivate Analytics that was formerly part of Thomson Reuters. The latest Highly Cited Resea... Read More
[Faculty Interview] Professor Bartosz Grzybowski (School of Natural Science)
“Aside from the ethical problems, healthcare is one industry that will see a lot of benefits from wearable technology. A portable body temperature, for instance, is one of the continuous monitoring systems, which records and stores a... Read More
Dr. Oh-Hoon Kwon (School of Natural Science), honored by the Chemical Society of Japan
The Chemical Society of Japan (CSJ) has recently acknowledged the work of a professor affiliated with UNIST and presented him with the Distinguished Lectureship Award at its 95th Annual Meeting held in China, Japan. The Distinguished Lectu... Read More
UNIST, working toward developing 'smart' anticancer drugs
On March 18, a team of UNIST and DGMIF researchers announced they have developed a new “smart” cancer therapy they hope may be a breakthrough in treating cancer cells. This study is a collaboration among scientists, including Pr... Read More
[WHY UNIST] Distinguished Prof. Christopher W. Bielawski, School of Natural Science
“What really attracted me to UNIST was the world-class intellectual environment,” says Dr. Christopher W. Bielawski who is a Distinguished Professor of Natural Science and the Coordinator for the Department of Chemistry at UNIST... Read More
“If you fail, it is not the end of the world. If you fail, you simply need to start again.”
Today’s success-driven society has imposed on us the expectation that failure is a source of shame and an unacceptable outcome to any situation. However, the 2011 Nobel laureate in Chemistry, Professor Dan Shechtman believes that success al... Read More