Research at a Glancemore

  • Multidisciplinary Research

    Indicating the new paradigm through the realization of convergence science and technology

  • Research on Specific Topics

    • Next Generation Energy
    • Advanced Materials
      ·Bio
      ·Energy
      ·Composite
      ·Carbon
  • Cumulative Investment in Research Equipment

    $200 million USD

  • Expansion of Research Facilities

    Additional $200 million USD to expand high-tech research facilities by 2016

  • Average Research Grant per Professor (Cumulative):

    No. 4 among domestic universities; $217 thousand USD

  • Attraction of External Research Grant (Cumulative):

    $130 million USD

  • NPI INDEX (Ranking):

    No. 6 among domestic universities (as of October 2014) *NPI: Index of research papers published in Nature and 17 sister magazines

  • IBS Research Groups:

    • 3 IBS Campus Site Labs
    • Receiving funding of
      $300 million USD for the
      next 10 years
    • Center for Soft and Living Matter: Director, Distinguished Professor Steve Granick
    • Center for Multidimensional Carbon Materials: Director, Distinguished Professor Rodney S. Ruoff
    • Center for Genomic Integrity: Director, Distinguished Professor Kyungjae Myung
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UNIST now stands at the center of global research with cutting edge research equipment, especially in the field of high tech materials and next-generation energy technologies. We create the best research outcomes because of our optimal research environment.