Prof. Weongjong Lee

Name and Title

Weonjong Lee (이원종)
Professor
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Seoul National University

Contact

E-mail: email address icon for wlee
Office phone: 02-880-5795

Education

  • February 1987, B.S. in Electronics Engineering at Seoul National University
  • October 19, 1994 M.A. and M.Ph. at Columbia University
  • October 18,1995 Ph.D. at Columbia University
  • Thesis Advisor : Professor Norman H. Christ, Columbia University

Career

  • Sep. 1989 - Jun. 1991
    Graduate Research & Teaching Assistant, Applied Physics, Princeton University
  • Jun. 1991 - Jul. 1995
    Graduate Research & Teaching Assistant, Physics Department, Columbia University
  • Jul. 1995 - Sep. 1997
    Postdoctor, Theory Group in Physics Division, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center
  • Sep. 1997 - Oct. 2000
    Postdoctor, Theoretical Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Oct. 2000 - Jul. 2002
    Staff Member, Theoretical Division and Computational Division,
    Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Dec. 2001 - Mar. 2006
    Assistant Professor, School of Physics, Seoul National University
  • Apr. 2006 - Mar. 2016
    Associate Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Seoul National University
  • Apr. 2016 - Present
    Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Seoul National University

Honors

  • Fellowship: Princeton University (1989-1991)
  • Fellowship: Columbia University (1991-1995)
  • Gruman Graduate Prize: Princeton University (1990)
  • Matilda Woodard Fellowship: Columbia University (1992)
  • Outstanding Young Scientist Award: AKPA, APS (1996)

Research Interest

  • Lattice Gauge Theory(QCD)
  • Chiral Perturbation Theory
  • Standard Model Phenomenology
  • CP Violation
  • Finite Temperature QCD
  • Perturbative QCD
  • SUSY Yang-Mills Theory
  • Renormalization Groups Scaling Study
  • Computational Physics

Recent Publications

  1. Perturbative calculation of Zq at the one-loop level using HYP-smeared staggered quarks
    Benjamin J. Choi, Weonjong Lee, Jangho Kim, Sungwoo Park, Stephen R. Sharpe
    PoS LATTICE 2018 (2018) 295, arXiv:1810.13149 [hep-lat].
  2. 2018 Update on εK with lattice QCD inputs
    Jon A. Bailey, Sunkyu Lee, Weonjong Lee, Yong-Chull Jang, Jaehoon Leem, Sungwoo Park
    PoS LATTICE 2018 (2018) 284, arXiv:1810.09761 [hep-lat].
  3. Updated evaluation of εK in the Standard Model with lattice QCD inputs
    Jon A. Bailey, Sunkyu Lee, Weonjong Lee, Jaehoon Leem, Sungwoo Park
    Phys. Rev. D arXiv:1808.09657 [hep-lat].
  4. Physics Potentials with the Second Hyper-Kamiokande Detector in Korea
    Hyper-Kamiokande Collaboration (K. Abe et al.)
    PTEP. 6. 1-56 (2018), arXiv:1611.06118v1 [hep-ex].
  5. Improvement of heavy-heavy current for calculation of B ->D(*)lν form factors using Oktay-Kronfeld heavy quarks
    Jon Bailey, Yong-Chull Jang, Weonjong Lee, Jaehoon Leem (LANL-SWME Collaboration)
    EPJ Web Conf. 175. 14010 [2017], arXiv:1711.01777 [hep-lat].

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Invited Talks

  1. "Current Status of εK and |Vcb| in lattice QCD",
    a seminar by Weonjong Lee on November 30 (2017),
    KAIST, Daejeon
    invited by Prof. Hye-Sung Lee.
  2. "Current Status of εK with lattice QCD inputs",
    a plenary talk by Weonjong Lee on November 1 (2017),
    Korea e-Science Forum, KSC 2017, The-K Hotel, Seoul
    invited by KISTI.
  3. "Update on εK with lattice QCD inputs",
    a plenary talk by Weonjong Lee on August 29 (2017),
    2017 Santa Fe Workshop, Santa Fe, USA
    invited by Prof. Rajan Gupta.
  4. " Calculation of B ->D(*)lν semileptonic form factor",
    a plenary talk by Weonjong Lee on August 16 (2017),
    Korea Belle2 Meeting, Sachun, South Korea
    invited by Prof. Youngjoon Kwon.
  5. "Current Status of εK in lattice QCD",
    a plenary talk by Weonjong Lee on February 3 (2017),
    2017 SNU-UW Joint Workshop, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    invited by Prof. Stephen Sharpe.

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