Hyung Mok Lee

Professor, Seoul National University

Career
  • 2014-Present, President of Korean Astronomical Society
  • 1998-Present, Professor, Dept. of Phys. & Astron., Seoul National University
  • 1989-1998, Professor, Dept. of Earth Science Education, Pusan National University
  • 2000-2001, Special Researcher, ISAS, Japan
  • 1993-1993, Visiting Scholar, KITP at Santa Barbara, USA
  • 1986-1989, Researcher, CITA, Canada
  • Education
  • 1986 Ph.D. (Astronomy), Princeton University
  • 1981 M.S. (Astronomy), Seoul National University
  • 1979 B.S. (Astronomy), Seoul National University
  • Awards
  • 2011 과학기술훈장 진보장 (대한민국정부)
  • 2007 National Star Faculty(국가과학자) (Korean Government)
  • 1987 J. C. Polanyi Prize (Council of Ontario Universiteis, Canada)
  • Research Area

    Gravitational Wave Astronomy, Theoretical Astrophysics, Black Holes, Galaxy Dynamics, Evolution of Clusters

    Membership
  • LIGO Scientific Collaboration (Council)
  • KAGRA Collaboration
  • The Korean Astronomical Society
  • The Korean Physical Society