SDG9
Industry、Innovation and Infrastructure

Develop quality, reliable, sustainable and resilient infrastructure, adopt clean and environmentally sound technologies and industrial processes, and raise industry’s share of employment and gross domestic product.

The Vitalization of Electronics Industry Through The Partnership Between Japan and Taiwan

Based on an industry-government-academia collaborative system established in Hsinchu Science Park as a business ecosystem, National Yang-Ming Chiao Tung University is an institution having world-class expertise in semiconductor devices, circuits, and systems. Tohoku University located in Sendai, Japan, is a worldwide top university in the field of fundamental material sciences

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17

Groundbreaking Discovery: VGH–NYCU Research Team Successfully Uses Silk Fibroin to Convert Quiescent Cardiomyocytes to Pacemaker Cells

More than 40,000 people in Taiwan have cardiac pacemaker implants. Scientists in Taiwan discovered a silk fibroin (SF) that converts quiescent cardiomyocytes into pacemaker cells that can beat on their own, thereby restoring the heart’s beating. This groundbreaking discovery was published in the renowned journal Nature Biomedical Engineering.   The

SDGs:
3
9

[NYCU SDGs Project] The Living Museum: The Sixth Fuel Factory

Wen-Shu Lai, the associate professor of the Institute of Applied Arts in NYCU, has been leading her team to revitalize Sixth Fuel Factory in Hsinchu with the project named “Hsinchu Living Museum” in recent years. There was once an international immersive theater in the Sixth Fuel Factory which was produced

SDGs:
4
9
11
15
17

Student Internship Program with ASML

NYCU and the global semi-conductor corporate ASML have implemented the professional internship program in 2022. This April, three NYCU students began their six-month overseas professional internship at the ASML HQ, which is located in Europe Silicon Valley, Eindhoven high-tech park. The three students who obtained the ASML admission said that

SDGs:
8
9
17

NYCU Develops Metasurface Lens with Cross-country Team

Ultraviolet light can be applied to disinfection, producing green energy, quantum computation and photolithography of the semi-conductor plants. However, it is not easy to produce and control the UV light effectively. The assistant professor of NYCU institution of electronics, Zeng Ming Lun, has collaborated with Rice University and Academia Sinica.

SDGs:
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9
17

Building Smart Flood Control & Reslilient Cities Without Fear of Climate Change

New Taipei City’s Smart River Planning and Flood Control Platform developed by NYCU Disaster Prevention and Water Environment Research Center Associate Researcher Sheng-Hsueh Yang, assisted New Taipei City Government’s Water Resources Department to win the Reslilience and Innovation Award of the 2021 Taiwan Age-Friendly & Healthy City, organized by Ministry

SDGs:
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13
17