RESEARCH

Self-evaluation Indices

We have specified the following indices and their yearly numerical targets, as well as the final goals, in order to evaluate our research activities and also to improve the research-supporting programs active at our research organization.

Indices Numerical Targets
Number of papers per year 30
Rate of international joint papers ~80%~
Rate of top 10% papers ~20%~
Category Normalized Citation Impact (CNCI) >1.1
Number of concluded MOUs >20
(for the first term)
Number of Visiting Professors ~40~
(for the first term)
Number of Distinguished Professors 4
(for the first term)
Number of international symposia, including KU-KAIST Joint Symposia, per year >2
Number of international seminars, including IROAST&IRCMS Joint Seminars, per year ~20~
Number of invited researchers per year ~25~
Number of researchers visiting overseas universities and institutions per year ~20~
Number of internship students per year ~5~