School of Physics and Astronomy
Seoul National University, Seoul 08862 KOREA
Phone: 82-2-880-6590 FAX: 82-2-884-7167
Life is Good. Do What You Like and Like What You Do!
"Reasonable man adapts himself to the world; unreasonable man tries to adapt the world to himself. World's progress depends entirely on these unreasonable men." George Bernard Shaw "The Sun also rises" -- Ernest Hemingway -- Again, Again and Again.
world is a book, and those who do not travel, read only a page.
June , 2018 :
Strings 2018 , Okinawa JAPAN
September, 2018 :
Liouville, Integrability (13), KOREA
June , 2019 :
Strings 2019 , Brussels BELGIUM
September, 2019 :
Liouville, Integrability and Branes (14), KOREA
Columbus didn't just sail, he sailed the WEST.
A hero for smarties is often
considered a dictator for dummies.
Professor, School of Physics and Astronomy, Seoul
The Institute of Physics
The Korea Academy of Science and Technology
Editorial Board Member
Journal of High-Energy Physics Open Physics
Classical and Quantum Gravity
Advisory Board Member The
Korea Foundation for Advanced Studies
Basic research that does nothing else but expands human knowledge is sufficient reward in itself for the expenditure that government puts in.
(Paul Martin, PM, Canada)
all interesting aspects of
string theory and quantum field
Broadly : high-energy
physics , theoretical
and observational cosmology
SNU String Theory Group Homepage
Failure is not an option -- Gene Kranz (NASA Flight Director)
Publications: Be the First to Know (CNN)
Be the First to Invent!
It's not how many
ideas you have, it's how many you make them happen.
Article Format or
My Most Cited : (1)
string theory, (2) cosmology,
Honors and Awards : I have no special talent. I'm only passionately curious. (Albert Einstein) Light bulb was never invented by improving candles.
J.J. Sakurai Scholarship (1984), SSC Fellowship
(1990-1993), Seoam Fellowship (1996), ICTP Prize
in Honor of
Wilhelm Friedrich Bessel Research Award
[Alexander von Humboldt Foundation] (2004), Kyung-Ahm Research Award (2006)
(수상소감연설) , Korea Science Award (2008)
I'm willing to give up all high-tech for a half-day dialogue
with a great teacher like Socrates." (Steve
Jobs, CEO Apple Computer)
2014 Fall : Information Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics
Photos of Mine: A cup full of tea is no longer a cup (Taoism).
Playing Saxophone, Princeton ,
, Santa Barbara
Henri Poincare , Les
Houches, Worldcup 2002
THIS PAGE WAS LAST MODIFIED: February
1, 2007 by Soo-Jong Rey