Their findings have been published in the August 2021 issue of ACS ES&T Water.
Seawater batteries are eco-friendly electric energy storage systems (ESS) that use natural seawater to produce and store electricity. Besides, when compared to the current lithium-ion batteries (LIBs), it is much less expensive, more enviro... Read More
UNIST partners with KIOST and KLabs Inc. in creating prototypes of seawater battery-based smart buoys.
Seawater battery-based smart buoys can monitor and collect over 15 different marine data, such as salinity, pH, and water temperature, as well as the location and range of fishing grounds. As it is a promising alternative for safe and scala... Read More
The ceremony to mark the opening of the new research center took place on November 14, 2020.
On November 14, UNIST held a ceremony to mark the official launch of the Seawater Resources Technology Research Center. This center is expected to serve as a renewable energy research outpost that would give the lead in bringing the Green N... Read More
Professor Youngsik Kim has been honored to receive the 2020 King Munmu Marine Award by North Gyeongsang Province.
Youngsik Kim, Professor in the School of Energy and Chemical Engieering at UNIST has been selected as a recipient of the 2020 King Munmu Marine Award by North Gyeongsang Province. The winners were honored at the annual King Munmu Marine Awa... Read More
The signing ceremony of MoU among UNIST, KIOST, and North Gyeongsang Province took place on May 22, 2020.
A new door has been opened for UNIST’s seawater battery technology, as it is expected to be utilized in many areas of the marine environmental studies in the islands of Ulleungdo and Dokdo. On May 22, UNIST Seawater Resources Technolo... Read More
The business briefing on the infrastructure construction project for seawater battery and marine equipment demonstration will take place on May 22, 2020.
UNIST and Ulsan Metropolitan City will hold a business briefing on the infrastructure construction project in relation to seawater-based batteries and marine equipment demonstration, as part of the 2020 Regional Vitality Project that suppor... Read More
The UNIST-Harvard SEAS Summer Exchange Program was held from June 19 to July 19, 2019.
A summer exchange program, operated by UNIST and and Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS), ended with great success. The program, which consisted of four weeks of intensive hands-on education, created ne... Read More
Advanced Materials publishes a special issue, highlighting some of the outstanding works of UNIST.
An international scientific journal that covers a broad spectrum of materials science research has published a special issue, highlighting some of the outstanding works of UNIST. Published on May 17, this special issue presents examples of... Read More
The 2018 UNIST-Harvard SEAS Summer Exchange Program was held from June 25 to July 13, 2018.
Engineering students from Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) visited UNIST to partake in the 2018 UNIST and Harvard SEAS Summer Exchange Program. The UNIST and Harvard SEAS Summer Exchange Program is a... Read More
New light buoy, using UNIST's seawater battery technology made its debut at the 19th IALA Conference from the 28th of May.
A new light buoy, using UNIST’s seawater battery technology as power source, made its debut this week. This work has been carried out in collaboration with Woori Marine Co., Ltd., one of the leading manufacturers of Aids to marine nav... Read More