Junhyuk Park (academic advisor: Prof. Jong Kyu Kim) and Min Chul Jo (academic advisor: Prof. Sung Hak Lee) won awards at the 15th Joint Symposium on MSE for the 21st Century held from August 28 to 31 (four days and three nights).
Junhyuk Park received the Best Oral Presentation Award, the Gold Prize, for his presentation titled “Polarization-Engineered High-Efficiency III-Nitride-based Light-Emitting Diodes Optimized by Genetic Algorithm,” and Min Chul Jo won the Best Poster Award, the Silver Prize, for his poster titled “Tensile Property of TWIP-cored three-layer steel sheets.”
Three MSE students received prizes from the 22nd HumanTech Paper Award.
The HumanTech Paper Award was established in 1994 and this year’s winners were announced in February 2016. A total of three MSE students (two Bronze Prizes, one Participation Prize) were named.
The Bronze Prize winners are Wan Jae Dong (Physical Devices, academic advisor: Prof. Jong-Lam Lee) and Eun-Koo Lee (Basic Science & Technology, academic advisor: Prof. Byeong-joo Lee), and the Participation Prize winner is Jae Yong Park (Materials Science & Process, academic advisor: Prof. Jong-Lam Lee).
Hyun-do Hwang and Gyeong-won Ha, the MSE undergraduate students, received the Participation Prize from the president of Korea Invention Promotion Association at the 2015 College Student Invention Contest. The largest nationwide invention contest for college students were jointly sponsored by Korea Intellectual Property Office and The Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies and held by Korea Invention Promotion Association. A total of 4,284 cases of invention ideas were submitted from 127 universities, and the MSE students won the prize for their idea “super hydrophilicity-using urinal.”