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Excellence in Research Award

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Excellence in Research Award

Seoul National University created Excellence in Research Award in 2008 to honor professors who made significant contribution to knowledge.

PARK Taesung/Professor, Seoul National University Department of Statistics

For research in bioinformatics and biostatistics, specifically that of microarray data analysis, next generation sequencing data analysis, gene-to-gene interaction analysis and statistical genetics.

PARK Seung Bum/Professor, Seoul National University Department of Chemistry

For research in diversity-oriented organic synthesis, high throughput screening and chemical biology.

CHU Wujin/Professor, Seoul National University Department of Business Administration

For research in automotive and distribution industries.

KIM Jae Jeong/Professor, Seoul National University Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

For contributions in developing electrochemical energy systems and novel processes and materials for semiconductor wiring and PCB plating.

RYU SangRyeol/Professor, Seoul National University Department of Agricultural Biotechnology

For research in identifying mechanisms and genes involved in pathogenecity of Salmonella typhimurium and the study of bacterioage endolysins as novel antimicrobials.

MIN Hyunsik/Professor, Seoul National University Department of Korean Language Education

For research in Korean syntax education

LEE Bong-Jin/Professor, Seoul National University College of Pharmacy

For research in genetic manipulation and proteomic analysis of pathogenic bacteria, structural analysis of toxin-antitoxin system proteins and tumor associated proteins, and leading the way in structure based drug discovery in Korea.

KIM Nayoung/Professor, Seoul National University College of Medicine

For research in the effects of Helicobacter pylori infection on the development of gastric cancer and associated adequate rescue therapies to contribute to both basic and clinical research.

LEE Jeong Min/Professor, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Department of Radiology

For research in diagnostic performances of MR and CT devices in the detection of dysplastic nodules and early hepatocellular carcinoma and search for non-invasive cures for liver cancer.

PARK Tae Gyun/Professor, Seoul National University Graduate School of International Studies

For research in diplomatic relations between East Asian countries and between South Korea and the United States of America.

Last updated in 2018