Inho Hong

I am a postdoctoral research fellow at Center for Humans and Machines (CHM), Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Germany. My research focuses on understanding society through data analysis and mathematical modeling, with a particular interest in social mobilization, future of work, science of cities, human mobility, and science of science.



Research interests

  • Computational social science
  • Social mobilization
  • Future of work
  • Science of cities
  • Human mobility
  • Science of science

Visiting experience

Honors (selected)

  • Young Statistical Physicist Award
  • Excellent Poster Presentation Award
    • 2017 Korean Physical Society Spring Meeting, 2017.04.
    • 2013 Korean Physical Society Fall Meeting, 2013.10.
  • Excellent Oral Presentation Award
    • 2016 Korean Physical Society Fall Meeting, 2016.10.
  • Global Ph.D. Fellowship Program
    • National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF), Mar 2014 – Feb 2017.
  • Samsung Undergraduate Scholarship
    • Samsung Electro-Mechanics, Mar 2006 - Feb 2010.


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