Inho Hong

I am a postdoctoral research fellow at Center for Humans & Machines (CHM), Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Germany. My research focuses on understanding social systems through data analysis and mathematical modeling, with a particular interest in scaling theory, social mobilization, urban science, human mobility, economic complexity and science of science.


Work experience

Research interest

  • Social mobilization
  • Future of work
  • Science of cities
  • Human mobility models and their application to data
  • Evolution of knowledge structure from bibliographic data

Visiting experience


  • 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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