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Sunchon,

South Korea: see SuncheonSuncheon
or Sunchon
, city (1995 pop. 249,241), South Jeolla (Cholla) prov., SW South Korea. It is a transportation, administrative, agricultural, and service center. It is the site of the Songgwang Temple, one of South Korea's three largest Buddhist temples.
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Sunchon

 

a city in South Korea, in the province of Cholla-Namdo. Population, approximately 100,000. Sunchon is a major highway and railroad junction. It is noted for its light industry and food-processing industry.


Sunchon

 

a city in the People’s Democratic Republic of Korea, in Pyongan-namdo Province, on the Taedong River. Population, about 50,000. Sunchon is an important transportation junction. Industry in the city includes the production of chemical fertilizers, carbide, dyes, and building materials. The city also has enterprises of the machine-building and food industries.

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Implementing agency : Sunchon National University Library
Gyoujin Cho, Department of Printed Electronics Engineering, Sunchon National University, 255 Jungang-ro, Suncheon, Jeollanam-do 540742, Republic of Korea; phone: +82-61-750-3585; email: gcho@sunchon.
The discovery may mean the end of grocery store lines: the technology would allow shoppers to drive their cart by a detector, which would instantly transmit data about their groceries, researchers from Sunchon National University in South Korea and Rice University in Houston told Science News.
Researchers from Sunchon National University in Suncheon, South Korea, and Rice University in Houston have built a radio frequency identification tag that can be printed directly on cereal boxes and potato chip bags.
Rice University researchers, in collaboration with a team led by Gyou-jin Cho at Sunchon National University in Korea, have come up with an inexpensive, printable transmitter that can be invisibly embedded in packaging.
The visitors, including leaders of the British, Canadian, Norwegian, South Korean and Swedish Red Cross societies, met over the past few days with government officials in Pyongyang, saw the explosion site and checked water supply problems in Sunchon Province.
A study at Sunchon National University's department of animal waste management engineering investigated the influence of the different types of biofilters and media depths on ammonia emissions during biofiltration for reducing odor from manure composting.
Her father Kisei Seki was born in Sunchon, South Korea, then under Japanese colonial rule, but later succeeded in business in Okayama Prefecture, western Japan, and became a finance committee member of the Tokyo-based pro-Pyongyang General Association of Korea Residents in Japan (Chongryun).
The day following the liberation of Pyongyang, the Air Force conducted the largest airborne drop of the war when 110 Far East Air Force cargo aircraft dropped 2,800 paratroopers from the 187th Airborne Regiment 30 miles north of the capitol to secure the vital crossroads of Sukchon and Sunchon.
He is the Chairman of the e-Trade Facilitation Committee of the Korea International Trade Association, Professor Emeritus of the ROK Air Force Academy, Chair Professor of the Sunchon National University, Distinguished Visiting Professor of the Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology, and Adjunct Professor of the Seoul School of Integrated Science & Technologies.
Contract awarded for 2018 sunchon health center (health branch and clinic) general purchase herbal medicine (unit price contract) (urgent)