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University of Science and Technology

Global Research Internship 2017

April, 2017
UST is proud to provide the education system focused on a field
research that is conducted at 32 government-funded research institutes.
Outstanding researchers and high-tech facilities are contributing to
notable research results.

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UST has accomplished superior research results based on its unique
education system centered on field research.

Visit our official website(https://www.ust.ac.kr/eng.do) for detailed


information.

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Purpose of the Program
2017 UST Global Research Internship aims to provide talented
international students with opportunities to experience unique
education system of UST centered on field research by participating
in the research project at one of our campuses as an intern.

Program Schedule
Application Screening Internship

UST Academic advisors UST

Application
Evaluation Orientation
announcement
Interview may be conducted
on the UST official website by Skype or telephone or at the UST main office
(www.ust.ac.kr/eng.do) (in Daejeon)
with the documents only.
Apr. 5(Wed) Apr. 24(Mon)28(Fri) Jul. 3(Mon)

Applicants UST UST Applicants Interns Campus

Application Announcement
Field Research
submission of results

on the UST official


submit by e-mail website, by e-mail at each campus

6 p.m. on Apr. 18(Tue) May 15(Mon) Jul. 4(Tue)Aug. 24(Thu)



UST

Ceremony of
disbanding

at the UST main office


(in Daejeon)

Aug. 25(Fri)

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Qualification for Participation
An applicant should satisfy any of the following conditions.
A Korean national residing abroad who has completed elementary, middle,
and high school educationor education equivalent to those abroad.
A foreign national, whose parent and him/herself are all non-Korean nationals
who is enrolled in or graduated from the partner universities of UST.
Refer to the [Appendix 1] for the list of the universities.
An applicant should satisfy all of the following requirements.
He or she should be proficient in English.
He or she should be enrolled in(or taking a leave of absence at) a
university or a graduate school when submitting application.
He or she should be able to attend both of the orientation on the
July 3(Mon) and the ceremony of disbanding on the August 25(Fri).

Internship Period
The internship period is around 2 months from July 4(Tue) to August
24(Thu), 2017.

Benefits for the Interns


Round-trip airline tickets will be offered only for the interns from abroad.
Documentation required when applying for D4 visa will be sent by
post for the successful applicants if necessary.
Accommodation will be offered by each campus. It may cost a little.
Orientation will be held at the UST main office. It will provide a
guide on the internship program, lectures on safety rules at
laboratory and other special theme, etc.
Not only Academic Advisor, but also Mentor will be designated among
the researchers at each campus for you to help adapting to campus life.

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Monthly stipend will be given at the end of every months during the
internship period. 1,200,000 won(equivalent to about 1,000 U.S.
dollars) will be provided for a graduate student per month. 900,000
won(equivalent to about 800 U.S. dollars) will be provided for an
undergraduate student per month.
Insurance against sickness and injury will be offered during the internship.
Ceremony of disbanding will be held at the UST main office. Participants
may be required to give a presentation on their activities conducted
during the internship. Best performers will be awarded. Admission
guide will be also given during the ceremony.

How to Apply
An applicant should fill out an attached application form and pint it out.
Sign it and send its scanned file to pje@ust.ac.kr before 6:00 p.m.
Korean time(GMT+9) on April 18(Tue), 2017.
A scanned file of the Certificate of enrollment(Certificate of leave of absence)
should be attached together when you submit the application.
Recommendation letter can be attached only if the applicant is from
one of the partner universities of UST, and the letter is signed by the
president or one of the deans of the University.
Any documentation which might be helpful for the evaluation such
as English Grade Transcript can be attached.

Submission & Inquiry


Administrator : Ji Eun Park
Department : International Student Affairs Team, UST
E-mail : pje@ust.ac.kr
Telephone : +82428652413
Address : (34113) 217, Gajeong-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon, Korea
Homepage : https://www.ust.ac.kr/eng.do

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Internship Openings(14 in total)
KIST School(Korea Institute of Science and Technology)
1)

Academic Advisor
English Korean
Dr. Deukhee Lee
Name Name
Major Bio-Med Convergence E-mail dkylee@kist.re.kr

Laboratory
Field of Medical image processing
Location Seoul
Study Smart medical devices

Reference http://bionics.kist.re.kr

Internship
Computer science
Major Field Electrical engineering
Mechanical engineering

Details Survey on the use of deep learning applications for medical image analysis

2)

Academic Advisor
English Korean
Dr. Jung, Jae Hee
Name Name
Major ET-GT Convergence E-mail jaehee@kist.re.kr

Laboratory
Real-time particle measurement & development
Field of
Nanoparticle generation & behavior control
Study
Bioaerosols & indoor air quality

Location Seoul Reference http://opel.kist.re.kr

Internship
Mechanical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Major Field Environmental Engineering
Physics or Chemistry
Atmospheric Environment
One of the following subjects
Real-time detection of airborne microbiological particles
Particle measurement technique based on bio-optofluidics
Details
Electrospray technique for synthesis of multi-shell/multi-component nano-structure
Particle behavior control and patterning by inertia and electric force
Rapid inactivation of bioaerosols and antimicrobial air filtration

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KRICT School(Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology)

Academic Advisor
English Korean
Dr. Dongyeop X. Oh
Name Name
Advanced Materials and
Major E-mail dongyeop@krict.re.kr
Chemical Engineering

Reference http://scholar.google.co.kr/citations?user=2qpLZXAAAAAJ&hl=ko

Laboratory
Eco-friendly materials
Biopolymers
Field of Functional polymer materials
Location Ulsan
Study Bioplastic
Smart materials
3D printing

Reference https://sites.google.com/site/krictbiopolymer

Internship
Major Field Chemistry, Polymer chemistry & physics

Mechanics and chemistries of biopolymers and biopolymers


Details
Biomedical and engineering applications

KISTI campus(Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information)


1)

Academic Advisor
English Korean
Dr. Byeong-Hee Lee
Name Name

Science and Technology


Major E-mail bhlee@kisti.re.kr
Management Policy
Laboratory
Field of Sciencetific and Technical Information Gathering / Refining / Construction /
Study Distribution / Utilization S&T Information Connection Construction

Reference www.kisti.re.kr, www.ntis.go.kr Location Daejeon

Internship

Major Field Field related to Computer Science, Information Science and Industry Engineering

Details Research on the Integration and Gathering Science and Technology Information

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2)

Academic Advisor
English Korean
Dr. Chulsu Lim
Name Name

Science and Technology


Major E-mail cslim@kisti.re.kr
Management Policy
Laboratory
Field of Sciencetific and Technical Information Gathering / Refining / Construction /
Study Distribution / Utilization S&T Information Connection Construction

Reference www.kisti.re.kr, www.ntis.go.kr Location Daejeon

Internship

Major Field Field related to Computer Science, Information Science and Industry Engineering

Research on the Construction and Application System of


Details
Information Management Platform Construction

3)

Academic Advisor
English Korean
Dr. Kiseok Choi
Name Name

Science and Technology


Major E-mail choi@kisti.re.kr
Management Policy

Laboratory
Field of Scientific and Technical Information Gathering / Refining / Construction /
Study Distribution / Utilization Information Analysis and Service

Reference www.kisti.re.kr, www.ntis.go.kr Location Daejeon

Internship
Field related to Internet Information, Computer Science, Software Engineering,
Major Field
Computer, System Information Engineering

Details Research on the Analysis and Service System of Science and Technology Information

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4)

Academic Advisor
English Korean
Dr. Kihyeon Cho
Name Name

Major S&T Information Science E-mail cho@kisti.re.kr

Laboratory
Computational Physics
Field of Particle physics based on
Location Daejeon
Study Computational Science
Experiment-Simulation-Theory

Reference https://hep.kisti.re.kr, www.kisti.re.kr

Internship

Major Field Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science and related fields

Details To study simulation tool kit and to do R&D on Algorithm for computational science

KBSI campus(Korea Basic Science Institute)

Academic Advisor
English Korean
Dr. Kwan Soo Hong
Name Name

Major Bio-Analytical Science E-mail kshong@kbsi.re.kr

Laboratory
In vivo image-tracking of
Field of
immuno-therapeutic cells and Location Daejeon
Study
assessment of anti-cancer efficacy

Reference www.kbsi.re.kr

Internship

Major Field Chemistry, Biotechnology, Biology

Labeling of optical dye in NK cells


Details
In vivo optical imaging in animal tumor model

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KITECH campus(Korea Institute of Industrial Technology)

Academic Advisor
English Korean
Dr. Lee, Uen Do
Name Name
Green Process and System
Major E-mail uendol@kitech.re.kr
Engineering
Laboratory

Biomass conversion for clean fuel production


Field of Thermochemical conversion process (Pyrolysis, Gasification, Combustion, Reforming)
Study High efficiency boiler design (Experiment and Numerical simulation)
Novel Fluidized bed system

Reference www.kitech.re.kr Location Cheonan

Internship
Mechanical Engineering(Thermal and fluid dynamics), Chemical Engineering,
Major Field
Environmental Engineering, Any kinds of departments related to energy

Experiments for fast pyrolysis of biomass


Details
Fundamental experiment for molten metal energy conversion system

ETRI campus(Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute)

Academic Advisor
English Korean
Dr. Kwang-Seong Choi
Name Name

Major Advanced Device Technology E-mail kschoi@etri.re.kr

Laboratory
Developments of Designs, Materials, and Processes for Advanced Packaging
Field of
Technologies such as TSV(Through-Silicon-Via), Flip Chip, Flexible and
Study
Stretchable Interconnections, and so on

Reference www.etri.re.kr Location Daejeon

Internship
Material Science and Engineering
Electronic and Electrical Engineering
Major Field
Mechanical Engineering
Polymer Engineering

Involved in the process development for the


Details
advanced 3D stacking process using new materials

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IPK campus(Institut Pasteur Korea)
1)

Academic Advisor
English Korean
Dr. Ji-Young Min
Name Name

Major Bio-Med Convergence E-mail jiyoung.min@ip-korea.org

Laboratory
Chemical genomics and RNA interference (RNAi) approaches to understand
Field of
the host-pathogen relationship in an effort to simultaneously identify new
Study
targets and potential therapeutic agents.

Location Seongnam Reference www.ip-korea.org

Internship
Major Field Chemical Genomics, Applied Molecular Virology

Identify host genes mediating influenza replication or host resistance genes


Details
using RNA interference approaches.

2)

Academic Advisor
English Korean
Dr. Regis Grailhe
Name Name
Major Bio-Med Convergence E-mail regis.grailhe@ip-korea.org

Laboratory
The maintenance of Institut Pasteur Korea(IPK)s phenotypic screening
facility requires a steady and consistent improvement of advanced
cutting-edge screening technologies. The aim of my group, the Technology
Development Platform(TDP), is to further expand high content screening
Field of
technologies used to investigate the relationship between cell and pathogen.
Study
Taking advantage of TDPs multidisciplinary team composed of biologist,
biophysicist, and microscopy specialists, we are developing imaging
technologies to study infection, from nano- to macro-scale, in cell and
animal models.

Location Seongnam Reference www.ip-korea.org

Internship
Major Field Cellular Biology, Molecular Biology

The internship will be involved in the development of a novel


photonic-based technology and its validation for quantifying in vitro
protein-protein interaction. Using novel imaging resonance energy transfer
Details (RET) techniques, we are investigating the protein-protein interaction (PPI)
occurring between pathogen and host protein in living cells, specifically
focusing on the multiple pathways leading viruses to subvert the innate
immunity of their hosts.

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KRISS campus(Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science)
1)

Academic Advisor
English Korean
Dr. Kim, Jin Tae
Name Name

Major NT-IT Convergence E-mail kimjt@kriss.re.kr

Laboratory
Field of Evaluation of nano-materials
Location Daejeon
Study for semiconductor & display

Reference www.kriss.re.kr

Internship
Major Field Nano-materials for semiconductor & display

Assisting the evaluation of nano-materials of physical and chemical property


Details
in vacuum process for semiconductor & display

2)

Academic Advisor
English Korean
Dr. Rhee, Hyug-Gyo
Name Name

Major Science of Measurement E-mail hrhee@kriss.re.kr

Laboratory
Optical metrology & instrumentation
Field of
Laser lithography
Study
Opto-mechatronics

Reference www.kriss.re.kr Location Daejeon

Internship

Major Field Optics, Optical metrology, Opto-mechatronics

Algorithm development for optical surface measurement


Details Assistance for development of aerial optics
Assistance for development of laser lithography

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Note
Successful applicants without a visa should obtain D-4 visa valid for
the duration of the internship in Korea. We will provide a guide on
how to apply for D-4 visa when we release announcement of results.
All application documents should be written in English or Korean.
Documents not written in English or Korean must be accompanied
by certified translations(or documents notarized at embassy).
Fill out an accurate e-mail address in the application as important
announcements will be made via e-mail. UST will not take responsibility
for disadvantages that may occur from inaccurate information.
If falsified or forged documents are found, this can lead to
application rejection and a failure of admission.
Details are subject to change.

References
Appendix 1. List of the partner universities of UST
Appendix 2. Roadmap for the UST Global Research Internship 2017

Forms(attached separately)
Application Form(mandatory)
Recommendation Letter(selective)

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Appendix 1 Partner Universities of UST

If you are a foreign national(not a Korean national residing abroad),


you should be on or completed a bachelor's degree at one of the
following universities to apply for this internship program.

Domestic Universities
No. English Name Korean Name
1 Kangwon National University

2 Konkuk University

3 Konyang University

4 Kyungpook National University

5 Kyung Hee University

6 Keimyung University

7 Korea University

8 Kwangwoon University

9 Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology(GIST)

10 Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science & Technology(DGIST)

11 Dong-A University

12 Pusan National University

13 Sogang University

14 Seoul National University of Science and Technology

15 Seoul National University

16 University of Seoul

17 Sejong University

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18 Ajou University

19 Yonsei University

20 Yeungnam University

21 Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology(UNIST)

22 University of Ulsan

23 Ewha Womans University

24 Inje University

25 Incheon National University

26 Chonnam National University

27 Chonbuk National University

28 Jeju National University

29 Chung-ang University

30 Changwon National University

31 Chungnam National University

32 Chungbuk National University

33 Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology(KAIST)

34 Korea National University of Transportation

35 Korea Aerospace University

36 Korea Maritime and Ocean University

37 Hannam University

38 Hallym University

39 Hanbat National University

40 Hanyang University

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Overseas Universities
No. Continent Country English Name
1 Russia Moscow State University of Printing Arts
2 Mongolia Mongolian University of Science and Technology
3 Bangladesh Daffodil International University
4 Vietnam Hanoi University of Science and Technology
5 Inha University in Tashkent
6 Asia Uzbekistan Tashkent Automobile and Road Construction Institute
7 Tashkent University of Information Technologies
8 China University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
9 Al-Farabi Kazakhstan National University
Kazakhstan
10 Eurasian National University
11 Thailand Asian Institute of Technology
12 RWTH Aachen University
13 Saarland University
14 Germany Technological University Berlin
15 University of Hildesheim
Europe
16 University of Paderborn
17 Nice-Sophia Polytechnique
18 France Polytech Group
19 University of Nice-Sophia
20 UEPG(State University of Ponta Grossa)
21 Brazil UNESP(So Paulo State University)
America
22 Unisinos University
23 Canada Montreal Polytechnique
24 AAIT(Addis Ababa Institute of Technology)
Africa Ethiopia
25 ASTU(Adama Science Technology University)

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Appendix 2 Roadmap for the UST Global Research Internship 2017

April May
Sun. Mon. Tue. Wed. Thu Fri. Sat. Sun. Mon. Tue. Wed. Thu Fri. Sat.
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2 3 4 5 6 7 8 7 8 9 10 11 12 13

9 10 11 12 13 14 15 14 15 16 17 18 19 20
Application Announcement of Results
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 21 22 23 24 25 26 27
& Preparation for Participation
23/30 24 25 26 27 28 29 28 29 30 31
Screening (until June)

July August
Sun. Mon. Tue. Wed. Thu Fri. Sat. Sun. Mon. Tue. Wed. Thu Fri. Sat.
1 1 2 3 4 5

2 3 4 5 6 7 8 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
UST
9 10 11 12 13 14 15 13 14 15 16 17 18 19
Internship at each campus Internship at each campus
16 17 18 19 20 21 22 20 21 22 23 24 25 26
UST
23/30 24 25 26 27 28 29 27 28 29 30 31

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