In this review article, we focused on innovations in and evolution of desalination technology in South Korea. This review aims to share the history of desalination technology in South Korea and provide insights into the development direction of the desalination industry and its research targets. Along with major global trends, the current status of the desalination industry and relevant major desalination research projects in South Korea are introduced. Reviewing the desalination technology in South Korea offers information for understanding industrial needs and a basis for further desalination research.
2. Fresh Water Resources and the Desalination Industry in South Korea
3. Status of Desalination Research in South Korea
4. Conclusions and Prospects