STINT has decided to invest 2 MSEK in four research projects within the Korea-Sweden Research Cooperation programme for the time period 2019–2022. STINT´s Korean cooperation partner, National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF), will finance the Korean participants at an equivalent level.

After review and assessment by our respective expert groups, the selected projects are as follows:

Applicant Main partner                          
Name Department University Name University Project title
Stockholm Centre for Commercial Law (SCCL) Stockholm University Jongcheol
Yonsei University Constitutional conditions of the welfare state
Department of Chemistry KTH Sun
Seoul National University Comprehensive profiling of ginseng varieties based on the composition-activity relationship covering ginsenosides and polysaccharides

Carl-Fredrik Mandenius


Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology (IFM)


Linköping University Sungsu
Sungkyunkwan University Development of microfluidic chip to characterise drug resistant cancer cells for basic drug research and clinical application

Jerker Widengren


Department of Applied Physics


KTH Jong-Chan
DGIST Fluorescence-based super-resolution and single-molecule methods for cellular membrane and exosome studies