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Korea

In Korea, the program is administered by the Korea Science and Engineering Foundation (KOSEF). KOSEF and the Korea-US Science Cooperation Center coordinate the orientation and Korean language courses, and help participants move to host institutions.

See How to Locate Potential Host Institutions for more information on how to locate a host institution/researcher in Korea.

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Potential Host Institutions in Korea

Potential hosts are grouped by location:
- Seoul area
- Kyeongki area
- Taejon area
- Kyongpook area
- Kyongnam area
- Jeonbuk area
- Jeonnam area
NOTE: Other institutions can be considered on a case-by-case basis.
NOTE: To send a facsimile from the U.S. to Korea, the dialing sequence is 011 (International Code) - 82 (Korea's Country Code) - city code and telephone number as given below.

 

SEOUL Area:

 
Center for Theoretical Physics (CTP)
Seoul National University
Director: Prof. Hi-Sung Song
San 56-1, Shilim-dong
Kwanak-ku, Seoul 151-742
Tel: 82-880-6523, 886-4589
Fax: 82-884-7167
E-mail: ctp@ctp.snu.ac.kr
http://stp.snu.ac.kr
Organic Chemistry Research Center (OCRC)
Sogang University
Director: Prof. Nung-Min Yoon
1-1 Sinsu-dong
Mapo-ku, Seoul 121-742
Tel: 82-2-705-8233
Fax: 82-2-701-0967
http://www.sogang.ac.kr/~ocrc/
Research Center for Molecular Microbiology (RCMM)
Seoul National University
Director: Prof. Young-Chil Hah
San 56-1, Shilim-dong
Kwanak-ku, Seoul 151-742
Tel: 82-2-880-6528
Fax: 82-2-888-4911
E-mail: rcmm@cns.snu.ca.kr
http://rcmm.snu.ac.kr/
Global Analysis Research Center (GARC)
Seoul National University
Director: Prof. Sang-Moon Kim
San 56-1, Shilim-dong
Kwanak-ku, Seoul 151-742
Tel: 82-2-880-6562
Fax: 82-2-877-8435
E-mail: garc@math.snu.ac.kr
http://garc.snu.ac.kr/
Research Center for Cell Differentiation (RCCD)
Seoul National University
Director: Prof. Man-Sik Kang
San 56-1, Shilim-dong
Kwanak-ku, Seoul 151-742
Tel: 82-2-880-6685 / 6
Fax: 82-2-872-1993
http://www.snu.ac.kr/engsnu/index.html
Cancer Research Center (CRC)
Seoul National University
Director: Prof. Jae-Gahb Park
28 Yongon-dong
Chongno-ku, Seoul 110-799
Tel: 82-2-740-8091
Fax: 82-2-766-4477
E-mail: snucrc@plaza.snu.ac.kr
http://plaza.snu.ac.kr/~snucrc/
Center for Mineral Resources Research (CMR)
Korea University
Director: Prof. Chil-Sup So
1, Anam-dong
Sungbuk-ku, Seoul 136-701
Tel: 82-2-920-1820, 82-...
Fax: 82-2-927-6180
http://www.korea.ac.kr/
Intelligent Signal and Processing Laboratory
Department of Electronics and Computer Engineering
Korea University
Associate Director: Prof. Hanseok Ko
Seoul, Korea 136-701
Tel: 82-2-3290-3239
http://www.ispl.korea.ac.kr
http://www.korea.ac.kr/
Research Center for Thin Film Fabrication and Crystal
Growing of Advanced Materials (RETCAM)
Seoul National University
Director: Prof. Dong-Nyung Lee
San 56-1, Shilim-dong
Kwanak-ku, Seoul 151-742
Tel: 82-2-880-7446
Fax: 82-2-886-4156
http://www.snu.ac.kr/engsnu/index.html
Atomic-Scale Surface Science Research Center (ASSRC)
Yonsei University
Director: Prof. Chung-Nam Hwang
134 Shinchon-dong
Seodaemun-ku, Seoul 120-749
Tel: 82-2-361-2613
Fax: 82-2-312-7090
http://www.yonsei.ac.kr/Eng/Admin/1.html#5
Center for Molecular Catalysis (CMC)
Seoul National University
Director: Prof. J. H. Suh
San 56-1, Shilim-dong
Kwanak-ku, Seoul 151-742
Tel: 82-2-880-6816
Fax: 82-2-874-3704
http://www.snu.ac.kr/engsnu/index.html
Animal Resources Research Center (ARRC)
Kon-Kuk University
Director: Prof. Chang-Woo Kim
93-1 Mojin-dong
Sungdong-ku, Seoul 133-701
Tel: 82-2-450-3670 / 3666
Fax: 82-2-455-5305
http://www.konkuk.ac.kr/english/ENGLISH/RESEARCH_AUXIL/
Research Center for New Drug Development (RCNDD)
Seoul National University
Director: Prof. Nak-Doo Kim
San 56-1, Shilim-dong
Kwanak-ku, Seoul 151-742
Tel: 82-2-880-7832
Fax: 82-2-874-2203
http://www.snu.ac.kr/engsnu/index.html
Engineering Research Center for Advanced
Control and Instrumentation (ERC-ACI)
Seoul National University
Director: Prof. Wook-Hyun Kwon
San 56-1, Shilim-dong
Kwanak-ku, Seoul 151-742
Tel: 82-2-880-7318
Fax: 82-2-888-4182
http://www.snu.ac.kr/engsnu/index.html
Turbo and Power Machinery Research Center (TPMRC)
Seoul National University
Director: Prof. Sung-Tack Ro
San 56-1, Shilim-dong
Kwanak-ku, Seoul 151-742
Tel: 82-2-880-5513
Fax: 82-2-883-0179
http://www.snu.ac.kr/engsnu/index.html
Bioproducts Research Center (BRC)
Yonsei University
Director: Prof. Yu-Ryang Pyun
134 Shinchon-dong
Seodaemun-ku, Seoul 120-749
Tel: 82-2... / 82-2-3...
Fax: 82-2-312-6821
http://www.yonsei.ac.kr/Eng/Admin/1.html#4
Advanced Structure Research Station (STRESS)
Hanyang University
Director: Prof. Li-Hyung Lee
17, Haengdang-dong
Sungdong-ku, Seoul 133-791
Tel: 82-2-290-0541
Fax: 82-2-281-2557
E-mail: office@stress.hanyang.ac.kr
http://www.hanyang.ac.kr/english/teaching/research.html
Ceramic Materials Research Institute (CPRC)
Hanyang University
Director: Prof. Keun-Ho Auh
17 Haengdang-dong,
Sungdong-ku, Seoul 133-791
Tel: 82-2-290-0517
Fax: 82-2-299-2884
http://www.hanyang.ac.kr/english/teaching/research.html
Center for Information Storage Devices (CISD)
Yonsei University
Director: Prof. Young-Pil Park
134 Shinchon-dong
Seodaemun-ku, Seoul 120-749
Tel: 82-2-361-2814
Fax: 82-2-312-2159
http://www.yonsei.ac.kr/Eng/index.html
Korea Earthquake Engineering Research Center (KEERC)
Seoul National University
Director: Prof. Sung-Pil Chang
San 56-1, Shilim-dong
Kwanak-ku, Seoul 151-742
Tel: 82-2-887-7346
Fax: 82-2-887-0349
http://www.snu.ac.kr/engsnu/index.html
Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) 39-1 Hawall, Gok-dong
Sungbuk-ku, Seoul
Tel: 82-2-958-5114
Fax: 82-2-963-4013
http://www.kist.re.kr/english/home.html
Science and Technology Policy Institute (STEPI) 207-43 Chung, Yangri-dong
Dongdaemun-ku, Seoul
Tel: 82-2-250-3114
Fax: 82-2-964-3741
http://www.stepi.re.kr/
Korea Ocean Research and Development Institute (KORDI) 385 Block Sa-dong
Ansan, Kyeongki-Do
Tel: 82-345-400-6000
Fax: 82-345-408-5820
http://www.kordi.re.kr/
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KYEONGKI Area:   
Research Center for New Bio-Materials in Agriculture
(RCNBMA), Seoul National University
Director: Prof. Kwan-Hwa Park
103 Seodung-dong
Kwonsun-ku, Suwon 441-744
Tel: 82-331-290-2028 / 82-331-294-1609
Fax: 82-331-294-1336
http://www.snu.ac.kr/engsnu/index.html
Safety and Structural Integrity Research Center (SAFE)
Sung Kyon Kwan University
Director: Prof. Young-Jin Kim
300 Chanchun-dong
Jangan-ku, Kyungki-Do
Tel: 82-331-290-7436
Fax: 82-331-290-7482
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TAEJON Area:  
Center for Molecular Science (CMS)
KAIST
Director: Prof. Kyung-Hoon Jung
373-1, Kusung-dong
Yusung-ku, Taejon 305-701
Tel: 82-42-869-8122 / 4
Fax: 82-42-829-8130
http://www.kaist.ac.kr/
Center for Artificial Intelligence Research (CAIR)
KAIST
Director: Prof. Jung-Wan Cho
373-1 Kusung-dong
Yusung-ku, Taejon 305-701
Tel: 82-42-869-8711 / 3
Fax: 82-42-869-8700
http://www.kaist.ac.kr/
Satellite Technology Research Center (SaTReC)
KAIST
Director: Prof. Dan-Keum Sung
373-1 Kusung-dong
Yusung-ku, Taejon 305-701
Tel: 82-42-869-8612
Fax: 82-42-869-0064
http://www.kaist.ac.kr/
BioProcess Engineering Research Center (BPERC)
KAIST
Director: Prof. Ho-Nam Chang
373-1 Kusung-dong
Yusung-ku, Taejon, 305-701
Tel: 82-42-869-8811 / 2
Fax: 82-42-869-8800
http://www.kaist.ac.kr/
Rapidly Solidified Materials Research Center (RASOM)
Chungnam National University
Director: Prof. Byung-Sun Chun
220, Kung-dong
Yusung-ku, Taejon 305-764
Tel: 82-42-821-6587 / 9
Fax: 82-42-822-9401
http://www.chungnam.ac.kr/english/
Center for Interface Science and Engineering of Materials
(CISEM), KAIST
Director: Prof. Suk-Joong Kang
373-1 Kusung-dong
Yusung-ku, Taejon, 305-701
Tel: 82-42-869-8919, 4113
Fax: 82-42-869-8920
http://www.kaist.ac.kr/
Center for Advanced Reactor Research (CARR)
KAIST
Director: Prof. Moon-Hyun Chun
373-1 Kusung-dong
Yusung-ku, Taejon, 305-701
Tel: 82-42-869-8851, 8853
Fax: 82-42-869-8860
http://www.kaist.ac.kr/
Opto-Electonics Research Center (OERC)
KAIST
Director: Prof. Young-Se Kwon
373-1 Kusung-dong
Yusung-ku, Taejon, 305-701
Tel: 82-42-869-8559/8551
Fax: 82-42-869-8560
http://www.kaist.ac.kr/
Micro Information and Communication
Remote Object-Oriented Systems (MICROS)
KAIST
Director: Prof. Byong-Whi Lee
373-1 Kusung-dong
Yusung-ku, Taejon 305-701
Tel: 82-42-869-8581 ~ 4
Fax: 82-42-869-8580
E-mail: office@micros.kaist.ac.kr
http://www.kaist.ac.kr/
Center for Advanced Functional Polymers (CAFPoly)
KAIST
Director: Prof. Sung-Chul Kim
373-1 Kusung-dong
Yusung-ku, Taejon 305-701
Tel: 82-42-869-8431 ~ 2
Fax: 82-42-869-8430
http://www.kaist.ac.kr/
System Engineering Research Institute (SERI) 1 Oun-dong
Yunsung-ku, Taejon City
Tel: 82-42-869-1211
Fax: 82-42-861-1999
http://www.seri.re.kr/
Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology
(KRIBB)
1 Oun-dong
P.O. Box 115
Yunsung-ku, Taejon 305-600
Tel: 82-42-860-4114
Fax: 82-42-861-1759
E-mail: admin@kribb.re.kr
http://www.kribb.re.kr/
Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI) 150 Dukjin-dong
P.O. Box 105, Yusung-ku, Taejon
Tel: 82-42-820-2170
Fax: 82-42-820-2702
http://www.kaeri.re.kr/index_e.html
Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science (KRISS) Doryung-dong
Yusung-ku, Taejon
Tel: 82-42-868-5114
Fax: 82-42-861-1494
http://krissol.kriss.re.kr/kriss99/english/index.htm
Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute 161 Kajung-dong
Yusung-ku, Taejon 305-350
Tel: 82-42-860-6687
Fax: 82-42-861-5022
http://www.etri.re.kr/
Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT) 100 Chang-dong
Yusung-ku, Taejon
Tel: 82-42-860-7833
Fax: 82-42-861-7022
http://www.krict.re.kr/eindex.htm
Korea Institute of Geology Mining and Materials (KIGAM) 100 Chang-dong
Yusung-ku, Taejon
Tel: 82-42-868-3720
Fax: 82-42-861-9720
http://
Korea Institute of Energy Research (KIER) 71-2 Chang-dong
Yusung-ku, Taejon
Tel: 82-42-860-3240
Fax: 82-42-860-6224
http://www.kier.re.kr/index2.html
Korea Institute of Machinery and Metals (KIMM) 171 Chang-dong
Yusung-ku, Taejon
Tel: 82-42-868-7720
Fax: 82-42-868-7824
http://www.kimm.re.kr/
Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI) 52 Oun-dong
P.O. Box 113
Yusung-ku, Taejon 305-600
Tel: 82-42-860-2610
Fax: 82-42-820-2004
http://www.kari.re.kr/
Korea Ginseng and Tobacco Research Institute (KGTRI) 302 Sinsung-dong
Yousung-ku, Taejon
Tel: 82-42-861-5217
Fax: 82-42-861-1949
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KYONGPOOK Area:  
Topology and Geometry Research Center (TGRC)
Kyungpook National University
Director: Prof. U-Hang Ki
1370 Sankyuk-dong
Taegu 702-701
Tel: 82-53-950-6831
Fax: 82-53-959-1717
E-mail: uhang@bh.kyungpool.ac.kr
http://www.kyungpook.ac.kr/english/eindex5.html
Center for Biofunctional Molecules (CBM)
Pohang University of Science and Technology
Director: Prof. Dong-Han Kim
San 31 Hyoja-dong
Nam-ku, Pohang, Kyoungbuk 790-784
Tel: 82-562-279-8131 / 2
Fax: 82-562-279-5877
http://www.postech.ac.kr/e/
Advanced Fluids Engineering Research Center (AFERC)
Pohang University of Science and Technology
Director: Prof. Chung-Mook Lee
San 31 Hyoja-dong
Nam-ku, Pohang, Kyoungbuk 790-784
Tel: 82-562-279-5904
Fax: 82-562-279-3199
http://www.postech.ac.kr/e/
Sensor Technology Research Center (STRC)
Kyungpook National University
Director: Prof. Byung-Ki Sohn
1370 Sankyuk-Dong
Taegu 702-701
Tel: 82-53-950-6825, 952-8743
Fax: 82-53-950-6827
E-mail: bksohn@ee.kyungpook.ac.kr
http://sensor.kyungpook.ac.kr/
Research Center for Catalytic Technology (RCCT)
Pohang University of Science and Technology
Director: Prof. Young-Gul Kim
San 31 Hyoja-dong
Nam-ku, Pohang, Kyoungbuk 790-784
Tel: 82-562-279-5800
Fax: 82-562-279-5799
E-mail: ygkim@vision.postech.ac.kr
http://www.postech.ac.kr/e/
Automation Research Center (ARC)
Pohang University of Science and Technology
Director: Prof. Kun-Soo Chang
San 31 Hyoja-dong
Nam-ku, Pohang, Kyoungbuk 790-784
Tel: 82-562-279-5958
Fax: 82-562-279-3499
http://www.postech.ac.kr/e/
Center for Advanced Aerospace Materials (CAAM)
Pohang University of Science and Technology
Director: Prof. Nack-Joon Kim
San 31 Hyoja-dong
Nam-ku, Pohang, Kyoungbuk 790-784
Tel: 82-562-279-2820 / 2135
Fax: 82-562-279-2399 / 5887
E-mail: caam@vision.postech.ac.kr
http://www.postech.ac.kr/e/
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KYONGNAM Area:  
Plant Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
Research Center (PMBBRC)
Gyeongsang National University
Director: Prof. Moo-Je Cho
900 Kajwa-dong
Chinju 660-701
Tel: 82-591-8751-5957
Fax: 82-591-759-9363
E-mail: mjcho@noogae.gsmu.ac.kr
http://www.gsnu.ac.kr/
Research Center for Ocean Industrial Development (RCOID)
National Fisheries University of Pusan
Director: Prof. Kyu-Dae Cho
599-1 Daeyeon-dong
Nam-ku, Pusan 608-737
Tel: 82-51-6207-6954
Fax: 82-51-627-1096
Engineering Research Center for Net-Shape
and Die Manufacturing (NSDM)
Pusan National University
Director: Prof. Jae-Chan Choi
30 Changjeon-dong
Keumjeong-ku, Pusan 609-735
Tel: 82-51-510-1491/2
Fax: 82-51-512-1722
http://alumni.pusan.ac.kr/pnu/english/e-index.htm
Research Center for Dielectric and Advanced
Matter Physics (RCDAMP)
Pusan National University
Director: Prof. Min-Su Jang
30 Changjeon-dong
Keumjeong-ku, Pusan 609-735
Tel: 82-51-510-1868/9
Fax: 82-51-515-2390
http://alumni.pusan.ac.kr/pnu/english/e-index.htm
Korea Institute of Machinery and Metals (KIMM) 66 Sangnam-dong
Changwon City
Tel: 82-551-80-3000
Fax: 82-551-80-3333
http://www.kimm.re.kr/
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JEONBUK Area:  
Semiconductor Physics Research Center (SPRC) Chonbuk National University Director: Prof. Hyung-Jae Lee
Chonju 561-756
Tel: 822652-270-3607
Fax: 82-652-270-3585
E-mail: hsprc@chonbuknms.chonbuk.ac.kr
http://sprc.chonbuk.ac.kr/
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JEONNAM Area:  
Hormone Research Center (HRC)
Chonnam National University
Director: Prof. Hyuk-Bang Kwon
Kwangjiu 500-757
Tel: 82-62-520-7787
Fax: 82-62-520-7786
http://www.chonnam.ac.kr/
Ultra Fast Optical Network (UFON)
KIST
Director: Prof. Un-Chul Paek
572 Sangam-dong
Kwangsan-ku, Kwangu 506-712
Tel: 82-62-970-2222
Fax: 82-62-970-2233
http://www.kist.re.kr/english/home.html
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