Kim, Pilwon

Associate Professor

Department of Mathematical Sciences

School of Natural Sciences

Contact Information

Office : Natural Science Bldg(108) 301-7

Email :

Phone : 3139

Research Interests

Nonlinear and collective dynamics

Flocking and self-organizing dynamics

Mathematical modeling of social phenomena

Stochastic modeling of biochemical systems

Unconventional computing based on complex systems

Education and Employment

2015~Present: Associate Professor, UNIST

2010~2015: Assistant Professor, UNIST

2009~2010: Visiting Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Case Western University

2006~2009: Visiting Assistant Professor, Mathematics, Ohio State University

2006: Ph. D. Mathematics, University of Minnesota

2000: B. S. Computer Science and Statistics, Seoul National University


P. Kim and D. Lee, Tacit Coordination Games, Strategic Uncertainty, and Coordination Failure: Comment, submitted

P. Kim, Maximum Power Game as a Physical and Social Extension of Classical Games, Scientific Reports 7, Article number: 43649, 2017

P. Kim, Evolution of Cooperation through Power-law Distributed Conflicts, Complexity, Volume 2017, Article ID 9271651, 2017

S. Jeong, C.H. Lee and P.Kim, Perturbation and Truncation of Probability Generating Function Methods for Stiff Chemical Reactions, Journal of Applied Mathematics Volume 2015, Article ID 864238, 2015

J. Jeon and P. Kim, Reconstruction of systems with impulses and delays from time series data, CHAOS SOLITONS & FRACTALS, v.69, 2014

P. Kim, A Simple Model of Ostracism Formation, PloS ONE, PLoS ONE, 9(4): e94333. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0094333, 2014

P. Kim and C.H. Lee, Solution Interpolation Method for Highly Oscillating Hyperbolic Equations, Journal of Applied Mathematics,Volume 2013, Article ID 546031, 2013

P. Kim and C.H. Lee, A numerical method for spatially non-decaying conservation laws on unbounded domains, Appl. Comput. Math., 2013

P. Kim and C.H. Lee, Fast Probability Generating Function Method for Stochastic Chemical Reaction Networks, MATCH Commun. Math. Comput. Chem., 2013

Y. Yang, S. J Park, P. Kim and J. U. Kim, Roles of Chemical Pattern Period and Film Thickness in Directed Self-assembly of Diblock Copolymers, Soft Matter, 2013,9, 5624-5633

C.H. Lee and P. Kim, A Probability Generating Function Method for Stochastic Reaction Networks, Journal of Chemical Physics 136, 234108, 2012

C.H. Lee and P. Kim, An Analytical Approach to Solutions of Master Equations for Stochastic Nonlinear Reactions, Journal of Mathematical Chemistry, 13, 2012.

P. Kim, Scale-dependent Behavior of Scale Equations, Chaos, 19, 033126, 2010.

C.H. Lee, P. Kim and K. Kim, A Moment Closure Method for Stochastic Reaction Networks, Journal of Chemical Physics, vol. 130, issue 13, 134107, 2009.

P. Kim, Geometric Integration by Solution Interpolation, International Journal of Modern Physics C vol. 20, No. 2, 2009.

P. Kim, Invariantization of the Crank-Nicolson Method for Burgers' Equation, Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena, 237(2) p. 243. 2008.

P. Kim, Invariantization of Numerical Schemes Using Moving Frames, BIT Numerical Mathematics Bit Numerical Mathematics 47(3) p. 525. 2007. M. Welk, P. Kim and P. J. Olver, Numerical invariantization for morphological PDE schemes, Scale Space and Variational Methods in Computer Vision, F. Sgallari, A. Murli and N. Paragios, eds., Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer--Verlag, New York, 2007.

P. Kim and P. J. Olver, Geometric integration via multi-space, Regular and Chaotic Dynamics, 9(3), p213-226, 2004.