Chung, Kiryong (정기룡)
E-mail: krchung at knu dot ac dot kr
Department of Mathematics Education, Kyungpook National University (KNU), Daegu, Korea
Assistant Professor, KNU, September 2015 ~ present
Research Fellow, Korea Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS), Sep. 2011~ Aug. 2015
Ph. D., Department of Mathematics, Seoul National University, August 2011
Thesis title: Compactified moduli spaces of rational curves in a projective variety
(Thesis advisor: Young-Hoon Kiem)
B. S., Department of Mathematics Education, Seoul National University, February 2002,
Bachelor thesis title: On the “closed” partition of unit interval [0, 1]
(Under advised by Younggi Choi)
Geometry of Rational Curves Spaces
Geometry of Moduli Spaces of Sheaves (supported on curves or surfaces)
Enumerative Geometry (Classical&Virtual curve counting theory)
Sep. 2010 – present, General Member, Korean Mathematical Society (KMS)
▶ Fordham University, USA, October, 2014 (invited by Han-Bom Moon).
▶ RIMS, Kyoto University, Japan, MSJ-SI 2013, Development of Moduli Theory (invited by Mathematical Society of Japan).
▶ University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA, October-December 2012 (invited by Sheldon Katz).
▶ University of Georgia, USA, May-June 2012 (invited by Han-Bom Moon).
Honors and Awards
▶ Korea National Research Foundation 2016-2019 (2016R1D1A1B03930421).
▶ Korea National Research Foundation 2013-2016 (2013R1A1A2006037).
▶ Award for Outstanding Teaching Assistant, February 2008.
▶ Obtained a secondary school mathematics teacher’s license in Korea, February 2002.
▶ Mathematics Competition of University Students, Encouragement award, KMS, Korea, October 2000, 2001.
▶ Mathematics Competition of University Students, Special award, KMS, Korea, October 1998, 1999.
▶ YeungNam Seminar on Algebraic Geometry II, Yeungnam University, Korea, April 2017.
▶ YeungNam Seminar on Algebraic Geometry I, Yeungnam University, Korea, November 2016.
▶ Summer School on Algebraic Geometry 2015, Anmyon-Do, Korea, August 2015.
▶ Mini-workshop on moduli spaces and its related topics, KIAS, Seoul, May 2015.
▶ Summer School on Algebraic Geometry 2014, DamYang, Korea, June 2014.
▶ Summer School on Algebraic Geometry 2013, Yangyang, Korea, June 2013.
▶ Summer School on Algebraic Geometry 2012, Yangyang, Korea, June 2012.
▶ Symposium on Projective Algebraic Varieties and Moduli, Busan, Korea, February 2012.
▶ Geometric Journal Meeting, Korea Institute for Advanced Study, 2012-2013.
▶ 22-th Algebra Camp, Seoul National University and National Institute for Mathematical Sciences, August 2009.
▶ 21-th Algebra Camp, Seoul National University and National Institute forMathematical Sciences, February 2009.
▶ Military Service: May 2004-May 2006 (Korean Army)