Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Showing the way to a ”SMART & EASY“ World. The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering is dedicated to educating students in interdisciplinary studies that will serve our future society. Our mission is to contribute not only to Ulsan’s world-leading automotive, shipbuilding, and petroleum industries but also to industries and societies world-wide through the Division for Information/Communication Technology for Human Convenience, one of the UNIST multidisciplinary institutes. The school also provides enabling technologies for the future way of life through the convergence of electrical and computer engineering with new nano, bio, and environmental technologies.
|Franklin Bien||Hak Sun Kim||Hyo Il Kim||Hyun Jong Yang||Jae Hyouk Choi|
|Jee Hoon Jung||Jin Gook Kim||Jin Ho Chung||Ji Won Chang||Jun Moon|
|Katherine Kim||Jae Joon Kim||Kyung Rok Kim||Jong Won Lee||Min Suk Kwon|
|Se Young Chun||Suk Hyung Kang||Seong Jin Kim||Seung Joon Yang||Jae Young Sim|
|Gang Il Byun||Il Sug Chung|
Computer Architecture/Computer Systems/Embedded Systems / Computer Networks/Mobile Computing / Cryptography/Graphics / Visualization/Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning Affiliated professor :
|Aa Ram Yun||Antoine Vigneron||Jae Sik Choi||Won Ki Jeong||Chang Hee Joo|
|Kyung Han Lee||Jong Eun Lee||Sam H. Noh||Sung Ahn Ko||Tsz-Chiu Au|
|Woong Ki Baek||Young Ri Choi|
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering is the most essential discipline in engineering. It involves the analysis, design, manufacturing, and control of various systems through a solid understanding of core concepts including mechanics, dynamics, thermodynamics, fluid mechanics, materials science, and energy. Mechanical engineers use the core principles as well as other knowledge in the field to design and analyze manufacturing plants, industrial equipments and machineries, heating and cooling systems, motor vehicles, aircrafts, watercrafts, robotics, medical devices and more.
Multiscale System and Materials / Bio & Intelligent Robots / Multiscale & Multiphysics Simulation / Smart Nano/Bio Mechanical Systems / Complex Systems Design / Smart Factory Affiliated professor :
|Joon Bum Bae||Chan Byon||Gun Ho Kim||Heung Joo Shin||Hoon Eui Jeong|
|Hyon Dong Oh||Hyung Wook Park||Hyung Son Ki||Jae Hwa Lee||Jae Seon Lee|
|Jae Sung Jang||Joo Hwan Oh||Joo Ha Kim||Sung Youb Kim||Hung Sun Son|
|Tae Sung Kim||Woo Seok Ji||Chun Sang Yoo||Young Bin Park||Dae Il Kwon|
|Duck Young Kim||Nam Hun Kim||Sang Hoon Kang|
Department of Nuclear Engineering
Department of Nuclear Engineering provides educational and research opportunities for students who can advance nuclear engineering and technology. Nuclear energy deals with millions of times more energy per reaction than any other known reactions. Through education and research, in someday, we will change the current way to produce energy towards a safer, cleaner, and more secure one. For the goals, we are advancing an integrated nuclear system including reactor physics, nuclear thermal hydraulics and safety, nuclear materials, nuclear fuel, nuclear fuel cycle, radiation engineering, and liquid metal magnetohydrodynamics.
Nuclear System Engineering / Nuclear Science Affiliated professor :
|Sang Joon Ahn||Deok Jung Lee||Hee Reyoung Kim||In Cheol Bang||Ji Hyun Kim|
|Seung Jun Lee||Jae Yeong Park|
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Seeking innovative materials for advanced industry. Materials science and engineering is an interdisciplinary field which emphasizes the study of processing-structure-property relations in materials. The Department of Materials Science and Engineering covers the study of conventional materials as well as most advancedmaterials, including nano materials, and beyond and cultivates experts for those research areas.
Opto-Electronics Convergence Technology Group / Emerging Functional Materials Research Group / Design-Building-Characterization Group for Low-Dimensional Materials / Extreme Environment Materials / Fusion Energy Conversion Materials and Devices/Materials Reliability / Wearable Electronics Affiliated professor :
|Chae Nyung Cha||Feng Ding||Han Gi Chae||Hyung Joon Shin||Jae Sung Son|
|Jang Ung Park||Jeong Min Baik||Ji Yun Kim||Jung Woo Yoo|
|Ju Young Kim||Ki Suk Lee||Kyoung Jin Choi||Min Sang Kwon||Myoung Hoon Song|
|Soon Yong Kwon||Suk Bin Lee||Sung Soo Park||Wook Jo||Young Chul Jun|
|Zong Hoon Lee||Lee Soon Park||Seung Ho Cho|
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Researches at UNIST Biomedical Engineering track focus on the application of engineering principles to design and manipulate biological systems as well as to analyze and understand biological phenomena contributing to the leading-edge technologies, such as the develoments of new biomedical diagnostics and therapeutics, green energy and bioremediation.
Biomedical Devices and Regenerative Medicine / Physical Biology / Imaging / Genomics / Tissue Engineering / 3D Printing Affiliated professor :
|Cheol Min Ghim||Chung Hun Park||Francois Amblard||Ha Jin Kim||Hyung Joon Cho|
|Jong Hwa Bhak||Joo Hun Kang||Woong Gyu Jung||Hyun Wook Kang||Jeong Beom Kim|
|Se Min Lee||Sung Chul Bae||Tae Joon Kwon||Yoon Kyoung Cho|
Department of Biological Sciences
The graduate department of Biological Sciences offers interdisciplinary research training based on fundamental understandings on living organisms and applied knowledge to medical science in order to improve quality of life. The department provides a world-class research environment for biological and medical sciences, such as a state-of-art animal research center, Olympus biomed imaging center, stem cell research center, and cancer research center. This department aims to produce young, brilliant, and creative scientific minds, with world-class renown, by educating them so they are fully equipped and familiar with the basic knowledge of biological and medical sciences as well as cutting-edge research technologies in the state-of-the-art facilities provided by UNIST.
Regenerative medical science / Chronic Diseases Affiliated professor :
|Chang Wook Lee||Chung Hoon Lim||Doug U Nam||Eun Hee Kim||Jae Ick Kim|
|Jang Hyun Choi||Ja Yil Lee||Ji Young Park||Byoung Heon Kang||Se Byung Kang|
|Hyug Moo Kwon||Kyung Jae Myung||Kyung Tai Min||Myung Gon Ko||Orlando D. Scharer|
|Chan Young Park||Robert J. Mitchell||Pann Ghill Suh||Tae Joo Park||Young Chan Chae|
Department of Human Factors Engineering
The department of Human Factors Engineering (HFE) focuses on understanding human capabilities, limitations, and behaviors and how this can be applied to the design and development of innovative products, processes and systems. The curriculum of HFE is structured to provide students with deep knowledge and practical skills in human factors engineering and applied statistics. Specific foci include: physical/cognitive ergonomics, human-computer interaction (HCI), human behavior modeling, and human centered design. The knowledge and skills gained through studying Human Factors Engineering can be applied to a wide range of products and systems including human-machine interfaces, healthcare products/systems, and transportation systems.
* Major Research Fields of HFE
Physical/Cognitive Ergonomics / Human-Computer Interaction / Human Behavior Modeling / Human Centered Design Affiliated professor :
|Doo Young Jung||Gwan Seob Shin||Kyou Hyung Kyung||Ian Oakley||Sung Pill Kim|
|Oh Sang Kwon||Young Shin Kwak||Dong Il Chung|
Department of Urban and Environmental Engineering
Dreaming about natural friendly cities. Environmental pollution and climate change caused by industrialization are directly related to the survival of human beings. Therefore, the School of Urban and Environmental Engineering focuses on environmental protection, sustainable development, and improvement of human welfare. The School of Urban and Environmental Engineering is committed to developing innovative technologies in the fields of urban and environmental engineering and educating leaders who will have a large impact on our profession and society.
Advanced Environmental Materials and Process Research Group / Research Group for Climate Change / Urban Infrastructure Systems / National Disaster Prevention Research Group Affiliated professor :
|Chang Soo Lee||Jae Weon Cho||Jung Ho Im||Kyung Hwa Cho||Chang Ha Lee|
|Myong In Lee||Sa Rah Kang||Yong Won Seo||Sung Deuk Choi||Young Nam Kwon|
|Byung Min Kim||Chang Keun Song||Dong Hyun Cha||Ji Bum Chung||Marco Torbol|
|Young Joo Lee||Gi Hyoug Cho||Jae Eun Oh||Jeong Seob Kim||Myoung Su Shin|
|Sung Han Sim|
* Major in Convergence of Science and Arts:
Educational and research-oriented convergence program is newly proposed with methodologies of science, engineering, and arts, to solve existing problems in modern society, including aftermath of scientific development, climate change, and individuality/alienation in liquified society. Even with already developed technologies, many different problems are still difficult to be solved, thus, there needs a new and alternative approach. Thus, convergence approach of science and arts, based on both pragmatism and Korean practical realism, is newly designed.
-UEE : Cho Jaeweon, Kwon Youngnam, Lee Changha, Lee Myongin, Cho Gihyoug, Seo Yongwon, Lee Changsoo
-DGS : Paek Kyong-Mi, Lee Hyun-Kyung, Yi Huiyuhl
Department of Energy Engineering
Department of Energy Engineering provides exciting and unique undergraduate and graduate programs that deal with energy production, energy conversion, energy storage, and energy efficiency, alternative energy technologies from a basic concept to practical technology. We combine courses from chemistry, electrochemistry, polymer, ceramics, physics, and materials engineering to create a strong knowledge base essential to success in energy-related areas. Students have the opportunity to take courses and research focused on specific energy research subjects that includes solar cell, fuel cell, battery, and other energy-related devices and materials. Along with research activities in our department, our students will be well-prepared for career focused on energy science and engineering and creatively apply their knowledge to confront the global challenges of energy supply and demand.
Battery Science and Technology / Electrochemistry/ Next Generation Solar Cells / Graphene/ Energy Conversion Materials Affiliated professor :
|Chang Duk Yang||Gun Tae Kim||Hye Sung Park||Ji Hyun Jang||Jin Young Kim|
|Jong Beom Baek||Jong Nam Park||Jun Hee Lee||Jung Ki Ryu||Kwan Yong Seo|
|Sang Il Seok||Hyun Wook Lee||Jae Phill Cho||Young Sik Kim||Kyeong Min Jeong|
|Nam Soon Choi||Sang Young Lee||Seok Ju Kang||Soo Jin Park|
Department of Chemical Engineering
Department of Chemical Engineering provides its graduate students with a state-of-the-art research environment and facilities. We are focusing on the application of Chemical engineering to a variety of specific areas, including energy and the environment, catalysis, reaction engineering, systems and process design, nanotechnology, polymers and colloids and biotechnology. It is a multi-scale engineering department in which students can learn about the creative design of new Chemicals, materials, processes and systems by translating molecular level information into novel engineering principles. Faculty members are involved in cutting-edge research programs that encompass all areas of Chemical engineering: Nanoscience, Materials Science, Catalysis, Electronic Materials and Devices, Colloidal Science and Chemical Engineering. The graduate students and post doctoral researchers will have access to state-of-the-art facilities on campus, such as the UCRF and Chemical Sciences Facility.
Nano-Convergence Devices / Green Chemistry / Biomolecular and Metabolic Engineering Affiliated professor :
|Chung Gi Baig||Dong Woog Lee||Hyun Hyub Ko||Hyun Kon Song||Ja Hun Kwak|
|Jae Sung Lee||Ji Seok Lee||Ji Wook Jang||Sang Kyu Kwak||Kwang Jin An|
|Chang Young Lee||Sang Hoon Joo||So Youn Kim||Sung Hoon Park||Sung Kuk Lee|
|Sung You Hong||Yong Hwan Kim|
Department of Chemistry
Chemistry is a central natural science that shapes our understanding of the world and gives us the tools to change it. Through the rational understanding of atomic and molecular scale properties, chemistry allows us to create useful materials, to control and store many forms of energy, and to understand natural or biological processes occurring on earth and beyond.
Undergraduate and graduate students at UNIST obtain a excellent instruction in the core disciplines of Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, Theory/Modeling Chemistry, Chemical Biology, and Materials/Polymer Chemistry Affiliated professor :
|Grzybowski Bartosz A.||Byeong Su Kim||Cheol Min Park||Christopher W. Bielawski||Geun Sik Lee|
|Hoi Ri Moon||Hyeon Suk Shin||Ja Hyoung Ryu||Jan-Uwe Rohde||Jung Min Kee|
|Kwang Soo Kim||Tae Hyuk Kwon||Myoung Soo Lah||Oh Hoon Kwon||Rodney S. Ruoff|
|Seung Kyu Min||Steve Granick||Thomas Schultz||Won Young Choe||Young S. Park|
|Yung Sam Kim||Bum Suk Zhao|
Department of Physics
Physics and Applied Mathematics forms a fundamental knowledge system on nature and a framework of ‘thinking’ for almost every other contemporary science and technology. Department of Physics and Applied Mathematics aims to perform cutting-edge fundamental research in the field of Physical science and Mathematics and to provide ground basis for the development of nexter generation technologies. Department of Physics and Applied Mathematics opens PhD and master programs in the fields of experimental physics, theoretical physics, and applied/computational mathematics, and carries interdisciplinary researches of the fields.
Plasma/Beam/Astrophysics/ Quantum Material/Optical Physics/ Soft Matter/ Biological Physics Affiliated professor :
|Chae Un Kim||Dong Su Ryu||Eun Mi Choi||Ho Sub Jin||Hyeon Keo Park|
|Yong Kyoon In||Hyuk Kyu Pak||Jae Up Kim||Joon Woo Jeong||Ki Bog Park|
|Kyu Jin Kwak||Min Sup Hur||Moses Chung||Noe Jung Park||Tlusty Tsvi|
|Yoon Seok Oh|
Department of Mathematical Science
Mathematics is the universal language of science, essential for clear understanding of nature. Our department’s vision is to become a wold’s leading department in interdisciplinary mathematical research and education in connection with various fields of science such as natural science, engineering, business administration, etc. and is to foster an innovative and interactive learning/working environment for mathematical productivity to attract not only mathematicians, but also scientists in other disciplines from around the world. Towards our vision, the faculty of mathematical sciences is devoted not only to their individual mathematical research, but also to teaming up to provide students with an exceptional level of mathematical education. Students majoring in mathematics will gain the fundamental knowledge of mathematical structures and the abstract reasoning skills necessary to solve mathematical and scientific problems and will learn how to interact with other disciplines. Virtually every core area of mathematics is strongly represented in the Department of Mathematical Sciences at UNIST.
Algebra, Analysis, Topology, Probablilty, Computational Mathematics, Financial Mathematics, Mathematical Biology Affiliated professor :
|Bong Soo Jang||Bong Suk Kwon||Chang Hyeong Lee||Chang Yeol Jung||Hae Sang Sun|
|Han Taek Bae||Jae Hyun Cho||Jin Hyuk Choi||Kyu Dong Choi||Pil Won Kim|
|Yun Ho Kim|
Department of Management Engineering
Management Engineering is designed to study and research complex managerial phenomena in all major functional areas by combining management/business knowledge and scientific/ engineering methodologies. The main areas of interest include accounting, economics, finance, management information systems, marketing, operations management, organizational behavior, data analysis and decision making, and general management such as entrepreneurship, international business, strategy, and technology management.
Management of Technology/Strategy/Entrepreneurship, Production management/Management Engineering, Management information systems, Marketing, Human Resource Management/Organizational Behavior, Finance/Accounting/Financial Engineering Affiliated professor :
|Byoung Ki Seo||Chie Hyeon Lim||Young Rok Choi||Keun Suk Chung||DaeJin Kim|
|Han Gyun Woo||Hyun Jin Jang||Chae Ho Lee||Jun Youp Lee||Yoon Hyuk Jung|
|Kang Hyock Koh||Marco Comuzzi||Min Chung Kim||Mo Lan Kim||Sung Il Kim|
|Woon Ki Hong||Yeo Lib Kim||Young Choon Kim||Lu Zhang|