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POSTECH Creates Artificial Ear and Nose with Silk Protein from Sea Anemone

POSTECH Creates Artificial Ear and Nose with Silk Protein from Sea Anemone

POHANG, Apr. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — It was announced on Monday that professors and research teams from Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) had developed technology to print artificial organisms in three dimensions based on silk protein from the sea anemone. Although artificial biomechanical structures created using natural polymers are highly biocompatible, it has [...]

New Scientific Breakthrough in Semiconductor Research

New Scientific Breakthrough in Semiconductor Research

POHANG, May 25 (Korea Bizwire) — New technology could make it possible to elevate the performance of semiconductors, as development in the area has remained stagnant in recent years. Spintronics and valleytronics are the latest technologies that could play a significant role in developing next generation semiconductors. Spintronics is the study of an electron’s spin [...]

Motion Sensors Inspired by Spider Legs Enable Communication with the Paralyzed

Motion Sensors Inspired by Spider Legs Enable Communication with the Paralyzed

POHANG, Dec. 20 (Korea Bizwire) – An inter-university research team has successfully incorporated motion sensors with morse code to open up the possibility of two-way communication with victims of full-body paralysis. Researchers from Postech and Chungnam National University made the announcement on December 19, with the details of their research included in the scientific journal [...]

Korea Succeeds in Producing X-Ray Free-Electron Laser

Korea Succeeds in Producing X-Ray Free-Electron Laser

SEOUL, June 30 (Korea Bizwire) – Following the United States and Japan, Korea has become the third country to successfully produce an ‘x-ray free-electron laser’ (XFEL), often referred to as the “dream light”.  According to the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning, the POSTECH (Pohang University of Science and Technology) Pohang Accelerator Laboratory has succeeded [...]