South Korean President Park Geun-Hye (R) greets World Bank president Jim Young Kim (L) and his delegation before a meeting at the Blair House in Washington on May 7, 2013. The leaders of the United States and South Korea vowed no concessions to North Korea after months of high tension, saying the burden was on the communist state to end the crisis. In a choreographed show of unity, US President Barack Obama and Park pledged to bolster defense cooperation and demanded that North Korea change course on its nuclear program before any new talks.
We're hoping we can replace conventional semiconductor lasers with these polariton lasers in the future ... There are a lot of hurdles in the way, but we aim to bring novel devices built on sound physical understanding for cost-effectiveness and efficient power consumption.
The outcome would look similar to that of the traditional photon lasers, but the physical mechanisms inside are very differentMore quotes »
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Physicists develop revolutionary low-power polariton laser
our physical understanding, and now it's time we think about how to put these lasers into practice," said physicist Na Young Kim, a member of the Stanford team. "This is an exciting era to imagine how this new physics can lead to novel engineering." Electrically from PhysOrg.com Read more »
Violinists shine at the Shean Strings Competition
rather like a Greek goddess, completely self-absorbed in her music making, was followed by the bubbling extrovert Jessy Je Young Kim, attacking the music with a flourish. What is noticeable when one puts five violinists together at this stage of their careers from Edmonton Journal Read more »
LG eyes USD700m revenue from Gulf region in 2013
giant LG is looking to earn a revenue of QR2.5bn ($700mn) from the GCC region this year, LG Electronics Gulf president Duk Young Kim said. In view of this, LG 's researchers have spend considerable time at its R&D facility, innovating new features and products, from Zawya.com Read more »
Student winners make love of music their business
Veronica Chua and Hee-Young Kim, music is more than just learning songs. It’s also about counting numbers and reading stories, especially for younger kids. “We want to show music in a positive new light,” said Chua, 18, a senior at Ransom Everglades School from Miami Herald Read more »
13-year sentence for man who killed wife's employee in Bellevue
911 and Bellevue police responded to the downtown apartment where she ran a business, charging papers say. Police found Jin Young Kim, the wife’s employee, slumped over his desk, dead from a gunshot wound to the head, the papers say. Sung Ho Kim and victim from The Seattle Times Read more »