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Nanogenerator Developed to Switch Static Energy into Electricity: Institute

Nanogenerator Developed to Switch Static Energy into Electricity: Institute

SEOUL, Jun. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — A group of South Korean researchers has developed a new nanogenerator that can harness commonplace static energy to power various electronic devices. The new energy harvesting system uses a so-called vapor capsulation casting method to create a special silicon “sponge” that goes into the generator, according to the Korea [...]

New Smartphone Tech Can Indicate Which Floor User is On

New Smartphone Tech Can Indicate Which Floor User is On

DAEJEON, Jun. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — A technology that can pinpoint the exact location of a user by collecting wireless signals from smartphones has been developed. The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) announced on Monday that a research team led by Prof. Han Dong-soo has developed technology that can be used to [...]

New Language Model for Advanced Korean-based AI Service Developed

New Language Model for Advanced Korean-based AI Service Developed

SEOUL, Jun. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — A new Korean language model that can advance artificial intelligence (AI) services and searches has been developed for a wide range of applications, a state-run electronics institute said Tuesday. The system has an average 4.5 percent better processing and understanding capability compared with Google Inc.’s widely used Bidirectional Encoder [...]

Electronics Thermal Management System with Superior Cooling Properties Developed

Electronics Thermal Management System with Superior Cooling Properties Developed

SEOUL, Jun. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — A South Korean research institute said Monday it has developed a new type of thermal management system with twice the cooling properties of existing devices, which can reduce the frequency of various electronic appliances malfunctioning. The new system uses Direction-Free Thermal Ground Plane (TGP) instead of the conventional heat [...]

Researchers Develop Near-infrared Radiation Device for Drug Delivery

Researchers Develop Near-infrared Radiation Device for Drug Delivery

SEOUL, Jun. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korea Research Foundation announced on Thursday that a research team led by Prof. Choy Young-bin from Seoul National University and Prof. Choi Jin-ho from Dankook University have developed a biotransplantation device that delivers medicine using near-infrared radiation. Repeated hypodermic injections may cause significant pain and pose an economic [...]

S. Korean Research Team Uses AI to Develop Diagnostic Technology

S. Korean Research Team Uses AI to Develop Diagnostic Technology

SEOUL, May 14 (Korea Bizwire) — Artificial intelligence (AI) and deep learning technology are being incorporated to raise the accuracy of disease diagnosis. A research team from Seoul National University Bundang Hospital developed a technology to diagnose sinusitis using a deep learning algorithm that raises diagnostic accuracy. Sinusitis is inflammation of the mucous membrane that [...]

Scientists Develop Cheap, Effective Catalyst to Treat Industrial Sewage

Scientists Develop Cheap, Effective Catalyst to Treat Industrial Sewage

SEOUL, May 14 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean scientists developed a cheap catalyst that can treat industrial sewage water nine times more effectively than existing systems, the Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) said Tuesday. The KIST team led by researcher Kim Jong-sik created a nickel sulfide catalyst using electrochemical reactions that has been [...]