alt
Posted : 2013-10-01 19:04
Updated : 2013-10-01 19:04

Professor to lead nuclear safety institute

Prof. Kim Moo-hwan
By Kwon Ji-youn

Kim Moo-hwan, a professor of advanced nuclear engineering at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), was named president of the Korea Institute of Nuclear Safety (KINS), the institute said Tuesday.

He will serve a three-year term.

Kim studied nuclear engineering at Seoul National University, where he earned his bachelor's and master's degrees. He received his doctorate from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He has been teaching at POSTECH since 1987.

Kim also served as an advisor to the National Research Foundation of Korea, and was a member of the Nuclear Safety and Security Commission's advisory committee.

He is recognized for his experience and expertise in nuclear safety and related policies.

  • 1. Worst blind date accessories revealed
  • 2. Claudia Kim steals show in `Avengers'
  • 3. NK unearths rare 'gold mine'
  • 4. Russian firms to join Gaeseong complex
  • 5. 200,000 workers to strike today
  • 6. Mixed feelings over cash pledge to 'Avengers' sequel
  • 7. Seoul's top educator fined for violating Election Law
  • 8. Korean-language ransomware reported
  • 9. Clashes expected as labor union protest begins Friday
  • 10. Tropical fruits bloom on Jeju
11th Diplomats & CEO Tennis Championships