Korea Basic Science Institute

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Korea Basic Science Institute
한국기초과학지원연구원
Formation August 1, 1988
Type Governmental organisation
Purpose Basic science research
Headquarters Daejeon, South Korea
Location
Coordinates 36°22′23″N 127°21′04″E / 36.373°N 127.351°E / 36.373; 127.351Coordinates: 36°22′23″N 127°21′04″E / 36.373°N 127.351°E / 36.373; 127.351
President
Kwang Sik Lee
Staff
261 (2015)[1]
Website www.kbsi.re.kr
Korea Basic Science Institute
Hangul 한국기초과학지원연구원
Hanja 韓國基礎科學支援硏究院
Revised Romanization Hanguk gicho gwahak jiwon yeonguwon
McCune–Reischauer Hankuk kich'o kwahak chiwŏn yŏnkuwŏn

The Korea Basic Science Institute (KBSI; Hangul한국기초과학지원연구원) is a Korean government-funded research institute that conducts basic science research and relevant pure basic research. KBSI was established in August 1988 as a research institute under the National Research Council of Science and Technology of Korea.[2] Headquarters are located in Daejeon and Cheongju while nine regional centers are located in eight domestic cities.[3] The National Fusion Research Institute is an affiliate.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "R&D Statistics". National Research Council of Science and Technology. Retrieved 2017-05-26. 
  2. ^ "Full Introduction". National Research Council of Science and Technology. Retrieved 2017-05-26. 
  3. ^ "KBSI Korea Basic Science Institute" (PDF). Korea Basic Science Institute. Retrieved 2017-05-26. 
  4. ^ "Organization". Korea Basic Science Institute. Retrieved 2017-05-26. 

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