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 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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