An undergraduate student, Jongwon Lee, took the first place in the Simon Marais Mathematics Competition 2019. The completion is held annually with an aim to encourage creative mathematical problem-solving among undergraduate students attending universities in the Asia-Pacific region. Jongwon Lee […]

A doctoral student in the second year of his MS/PhD program won the Global PhD Fellowship 2019 granted by the National Research Foundation (NRF) of Korea. Each year since 2011, NRF hosted a student research competition with the purpose of […]

A total of ten teaching assistants who had worked for undergraduate basic courses were selected for the Best TA Awards in the spring semester 2019. The award ceremony took place on June 27, 2019. This list is: Calculus I: Jung-ho […]

The Korean Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (KSIAM) hosted its spring conference on May 17-18, 2019 at Yonsei University in Seoul. An undergraduate student in the Department of Mathematical Sciences received the 2019 KSIAM Poster Award as recognition for […]

Six students claimed the title of the best problem-solvers in the spring semester’s math competition. Since 2008, KAIST’s Mathematical Sciences Department (MSD) has posted on its website a Problem of the Week during the fall and spring semesters of each […]

Six undergraduate students from the Mathematical Sciences Department, KAIST, won prizes as a result of participation in the 2018 Simon Marias Mathematics Competition (SMMC). Launched in 2017, the SMMC is an annual international competition that aims to encourage creative mathematical […]

Five students claimed the title of the best problem-solvers in the spring semester’s math competition. Since 2008, KAIST’s Mathematical Sciences Department (MSD) has posted on its website a Problem of the Week during the fall and spring semesters of each […]

The POSCO TJ Park Foundation, a non-profit organization established by a South Korean steelmaking company to foster science, education, philanthropy, and technology, announced 32 POSCO Science Fellows 2019 on October 25, 2018. Ji, Hong-Chang, a Ph.D. student, has been chosen […]

Kijoung Jang, an undergraduate student of KAIST’s Mathematical Sciences Department, received the grand prize from an annual mathematics competition hosted by the Korean Mathematical Society (KMS) for college students in Korea. The competition, now in its 36th year, usually proceeds […]

Each year the POSCO TJ Park Foundation, established by a Korean multinational steel-making company, POSCO, in 1971, selects and supports young scientists including post-graduate students in Korea to foster creative research in basic sciences. This award, the TJ Park Science […]