Yangjin Kim


Associate professor
Department of Mathematics
Konkuk University
120 Neungdong-ro, Gwangjin-gu
Seoul, 143-701, Republic of Korea (South Korea)
PHONE: 82-02-450-0450 (office)
FAX: 82-02-458-1952
Email: ahyouhappy@konkuk.ac.kr (or ahyouhappy@gmail.com)
http://home.konkuk.ac.kr./~ahyouhappy

o Application of ecological and mathematical theory to cancer: new challenges, NIMS, Daejeon, South Korea, May 12-15, 2014 o

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oEducation/Position:
      Associate professor, Konkuk University, 2015-present
      Visiting Faculty, Ohio State University, 2013-present
      Assistant professor, Konkuk University, 2012-2014
      Assistant professor, University of Michigan, 2009-2012
      Postdoctoral fellow, Mathematical Biosciences Institute, Ohio State University, 2006-2009
      Ph.D, University of Minnesota, 2006 [Advisor: Hans G. Othmer]

oResearch Projects:

1. Cancer Microenvironment : Breast cancer modeling
1) In vitro study
2) In vivo study: Hybrid (mechanical, cell-based, PDEs) approach
*Collaboration :
-Hans Othmer (U of Minnesota, DBC)

2. Glioma invasion
*Collaboration :
- Avner Friedman (MBI)
- E. Antonio Chiocca, Dr. Sean Lawler
(Harvard Institutes of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital)
- Jed Johnson and John Lannutti (Lannutti lab, OSU)

3. Chaeok Yun (Hanyang University)
4. miR-451-AMPK-mTOR-cell cycle
Mark Chaplain
(Division of Mathematics, University of Dundee)
5. Cell motility and cancer using Immersed boundary method approach
*Collaboration :
- Sookkyung Lim (U of Cincinnati)
- Wanho Lee (NIMS, South Korea)
6. A hybrid model of tumor spheroid growth
*Collaboration :
- Magda Stolarska (U of St. Thomas)
-Hans Othmer (U of Minnesota)
7. Virus Therapy
*Collaboration :
- Avner Friedman (MBI)
- Dr. Chiocca (M.D.),
- Balveen Kaur
Neurological Surgery, Ohio State University
8. Tumor dormancy 9. Asthma :
*Collaboration :
- Hyung Ju Hwang (Dept of Math, Postech, Korea)
- Yong Song Gho, Yoon-Keun Kim
(Dept of Life Science, Postech, Korea)

Last update : Jan 2015