May 13 (Fri) 2011, 1:30 pmProf. Roman Boulatov (Chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)"The force behind mechanochemistry"Place: Rm 310, Chemistry Bldg.All are cordially invited to attend the talk.AbstractDiverse chemical processes in biology and materials science are accelerated by spatial energy gradients that span tens to hundreds of nanometers. Some call such phenomena mechanochemistry, chemomechanics or force-induced chemistry because energy gradients and force have the same units (Newtons). Yet force does not appear as a variable in modern models of chemical kinetics. The ..
Information on the 25th “Greeting the Sunrise” FestivalPlease be informed that the 25th “Greeting the Sunrise” Festival will be held as follows. We appreciate your cooperation.● When : Thursday, May 12 – Friday, May 13※Events for the Eve of the Festival will begin at 7 pm on Wednesday, May 11.● Where : Festival stage at the parking lot near Jigok Community CenterPlease note that traffic restrictions will be in place around Jigok Community Center from Tuesday, May 10 (the day that the Festival stage is set up) through Friday, May 13 (the last day of the Festi..
2011 GIFT Summer Internship ProgramThe Graduate Institute of Ferrous Technology (GIFT) of Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) offers an attractive Internship Program to those undergraduate students interested in the iron and steel research.The program will provide valuable learning experiences and the opportunity to participate in active research. Eligibility Discipline3rdand 4thyear undergraduate students in Engineering or Science No. of internship Openings 10 Internship Period June 27, 2011 ~ August 12, 2011 (Max. 7 Weeks) Lab*GIFT uses English as an official la..
Dr. Harold J. Raveche, Founder and Chairman of Innovation Strategies International and former President of Stevens Institute of Technology will visit POSTECH to have a special lecture and dialogue with President Sunggi Baik on academic entrepreneurship. All members of the University are welcome to join us and please refer to the following information for more details.-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Title: Academic Entrepreneurship & Innovation: Harvesting the Benefits of University ResearchTime & Date: 14:00 –..
It is our great pleasure to announce you that Times Higher Education published special feature on POSTECH in the University Supplement of their weekly magazine released on March 24.Times Higher Education based in London of United Kingdom has many readers around the globe and publishes World University Rankings every year.Please click on the following link to read full text of the article.www.timeshighereducation.co.uk/postechIf you would like to have hard copies of the supplement, please visit International Relations Office located on the second floor of the Administration Building.Thank you.I..
SUMMER INTERNSHIP AT POSTECH, SOUTH KOREA Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH, www.postech.ac.kr), one of the best universities in the field of science and technology in the world invites applications for a two-month summer internship program from the students of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering streams. POSTECH is looking for future leaders of information technology to be part of exciting IT research labs at POSTECH this summer.Eligibility for Summer Internship at POSTECH: Third, Fourth year student of POSTEH’s sister college / universityThe selected students..
-Date & Venue - Date & Time: Thu., March 30, 2011, 2:00-6:00 pm - Venue: POSTECH (POSCO International Center)- Hosted by: Daegu·Gyeongbuk Region University Education Council,DGIST, UNIST, POSTECH and Pohang Technopark- Sponsored by: Gyeongsangbuk-do, Ulsan Metropolitan City,and Daegu Metropolitan City-Detailed ScheduleTimeDetails14:00-14:20◦Opening and Pledge of Allegiance◦Welcome Address: Dr. Sunggi Baik, President of POSTECH◦Congratulatory Addresses: Governor of Gyeongbuk, Mayor of Ulsan, Mayor of Daegu14:20-14:40◦Planning & Strategy of ISBB: Prof. ..
We would like to inform you that the 8th POSTECH President's Cup marathon will be held as follows. We hope that many people will participate in this event, which will help them to maintain a healthier and more energetic lifestyle.▶ Event Details- Start Time: 8:30 am on April 30th (Sat), 2011 - Starting Point: POSTECH Main Sports Field- Distance: 10km- Route (see the attached map): Round-tripPOSTECH Sports Field ⇒ Information Research Building ⇒ Main Gate Intersection⇒ East Gate ⇒ Faculty APT (Water Station) ⇒ LG/Samsung Villa ⇒ Pohang Techno Park (Return-Point/W..
The POSLEC English Clinic offers all POSTECH members a chance to practice English, such as pronunciation, speaking, writing, and grammar, at no charge.♣ English Clinic Services- Advising and answering questions on studying English(Correcting or editing homework is not permitted.)- One-on-one speaking practice- Provide advice and assessment on English interview and presentation skills♣Appointments- Refer to the English Clinic Schedule available on the POSLEC website(http://poslec.postech.ac.kr), and call 279-8004 to make an appointment.- Appointments should be made at least 7 days i..