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Research Fellow and Deputy Director |   Lam, Ching Hung

 




Contact Information
  • Email : chlam$\color{red}{@}$math.sinica.edu.tw
  • Phone:+886 2 2368-5999 ext. 705
  • Fax:    +886 2 2368-9771
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Education
  • Ph.D. Ohio State University (1996)
  • B.A. (2nd class honour, division 1) University of Hong Kong (1989)
  • B.A. University of Hong Kong ()
  Research Interests
  • Algebra

Work Experience
  • Deputy Director Institute of Mathematics, Academia Sinica 2013/8 - Present
  • Research Fellow Academia Sinica, Taiwan 2009 - Present
  • Professor National Cheng Kung University 2004 - 2009
  • Associate Professor National Cheng Kung University 2001 - 2004
  • Assistant Professor National Cheng Kung University 2000 - 2001
  • Research Associate University of Tsukuba 1997 - 2000
  • Lecturer Ohio State University 1996 - 1997

Awards
  • Outstanding Research Award, National Science Council, Taiwan, R.O.C., 2009-2011
  • Distinguished Professor, National Cheng Kung University, 2008

Research Descriptions

Dr. Lam's research interest is on the structural and representation theory of vertex operator algebras and their applications to the theory of sporadic simple groups. In particular, he is interested in a special vertex operator algebra called Moonshine vertex operator algebra whose full automorphism group is the Monster simple group.


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