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Korea-Sweden Research Cooperation Programme - awarded grants

Published 2012-05-31

STINT has together with the National Research Foundation of Korea decided to award six grants within the Korea-Sweden Research Cooperation Programme, starting the academic year 2012/2013.

The following have received long term grants for international cooperation:
Rajeev Ahuja, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Uppsala University, for cooperation with Tae Won Kang, Department of Physics, Dongguk University, within ” Designing new solar energy materials for solar cell applications”
Sevostian Bechta, Nuclear Power Safety Division, Royal Institute of Technology, for cooperation with Moo-Hwan Kim, Department of Advanced Nuclear Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology, within “Research Enhancement for Nuclear Thermal-Hydraulics and Safety in the Post-Fukushima Accident Era by the Collaboration between NPS-KTH and DANE-POSTECH”
Gunnar Björk, Department of Applied Physics, Royal Institute of Technology, for cooperation with Yoon-Ho Kim, Department of Physics, Pohang University of Science and Technology, within “Quantum Polarization” - Quantum Properties of Light Polarization”
May Griffith, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Linköping University, for cooperation with Choun-Ki Joo, Department of Ophthalmology, The Catholic University of Korea, within “Development of corneal endothelial replacements for corneal transplantation”
Håkan Pettersson, School of Information Science, Computer and Electrical Engineering, Halmstad University, for cooperation with Jin Dong Song, Nanophotonics Research Center, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, within “Growth and optical/electrical characterization of Sb based type-II nanostructures for mid-wave and long-wave infrared imaging applications”
Donatas Zigmantas, Department of Chemical Physics, Lund University, for cooperation with Tae Kyu Ahn, Department of Energy Science, Sungkyunkwan University, within ”Exploring light-harvesting complexes from marine organisms by multidimensional spectroscopy”
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