Fundamental Research Excellence 50 in POSTECH
Fundamental Research Excellence 50 in POSTECH
  • Reporter Choi Na-youn
  • 승인 2013.11.06 14:41
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Professor Dong Sung Kim (ME) was selected as the ‘2013 Fundamental Research Excellence 50’ by the Ministry of Science ICT and Future Planning (MSIP) and the Korean Student Aid Foundation (KOSAP) in the Gwacheon National Science Museum. MSIP and KOSAP bestowed 50 researchers on recertification about excellent research.
The reason that his research was selected as one of Excellence 50 was that Prof. Kim developed the new cell container, which could control a differentiation of stem cell and improve the proliferation of it. This container is made of polystyrene, which is used to produce such as yogurt pot.
MSIP and KOSAP selected 50 researches through a rigid evaluation in fundamental, humanities, social science, and national policy fields.
Meanwhile, KOSAF held a special exhibition in the Gwacheon National Science Museum concourse until Oct. 27 to help people understand and experience the excellence pieces easier, and are having a traveling exhibition in Daejeon, Daegu, Busan and Gwangju for one month (beginning Oct. 29).