Kiryong Chung

Chung, Kiryong (정기룡)

E-mail: krchung at knu dot ac dot kr

Department of Mathematics Education, Kyungpook National University (KNU), Daegu, Korea

Position

Assistant Professor, KNU, September 2015 ~ present

Research Fellow, Korea Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS), Sep. 2011~ Aug. 2015

Education

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)

Research interests

Geometry of Rational Curves Spaces

Geometry of Moduli Spaces of Sheaves (supported on curves or surfaces)

Enumerative Geometry (Classical&Virtual curve counting theory)

Membership

Sep. 2010 – present, General Member, Korean Mathematical Society (KMS)

Visiting Research

▶ 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.

Organizer

▶ 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.

Service

▶ Military Service: May 2004-May 2006 (Korean Army)