The POSTECH Language Education Center (POSLEC) offers three Korean classes to the people who are interested in learning not only the Korean language but also Korean culture. All POSTECH students, researchers, and professors, as well as POSCO employees, are welcome to join this program.Registration Period: (Tue.) June 7,2011 - (Fri.) June 10, 2011Duration of the Session:June 27, 2011 - July 28, 2011 (5 weeks)Class Hours:Beginning level: Monday and Thursday, 5:10 - 6:40 pmIntermediate level: Monday and Thursday, 6:45 - 8:15 pmAdvanced level: Monday and Thursday, 8:20 - 9:50 pmRegistration Proced..
Division of Integrative Biosciences and Biotechnology(IBB) would like to invite you to IBB spring seminar on Thursday, May 19. Dr. Midhat Abdulredawill deliver the presentation of “Pancreatic islet transplantation into the anterior chamber of the eye in research and the clinic” and be followed by discussion. It would be a great opportunity for you to share ideas on research interest.●Title: “Pancreatic islet transplantation into the anterior chamber of the eye in research and the clinic”-Date :@5PM, THU., May 19 -Place : Rm. 401, Chemistry bldg.-Speaker : Dr. Midhat A..
[Special Lecture]Prof. Detlof von Winterfeldt, Director of IIASA (International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis) will give a special lecture as follows:1.Time & Date: 14:00 – 15:30, May 17, 20112.Venue: Meeting Rooms C&D, POSCO International Center3.Title: Research for a Changing WorldSince its establishment in 1972, IIASA has conducted policy-oriented research in the areas related with global environment and natural resources; population and society; energy and technology with 200 researchers of different expertise from 35 countries.The talk will focus on the research pol..
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..