Man Kong

Associate Professor
Primary office:
785-864-7389
2038 Eaton Hall


Summary

Primary Research Interests

  • Algorithm Design and Analysis
  • Combinatorial Optimizations
  • Graph Algorithms

Education

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of Nebraska, 1986
  • M.S. in Computer Science, University of Nebraska, 1985
  • M.S. in Mathematics, University of Illinois, 1980
  • B.A. in Mathematics, Fresno State University, 1977

Teaching

  • Discrete Structures
  • Data structures
  • Design and Analysis of Algorithms
  • Graph Algorithms

Research

  • Design and Analysis of Algorithms
  • Combinatorial Optimizations
  • Graph Algorithms

Service

  • Faculty Senate, Member, Univeristy of Kansas, 2008-Present;
  • University Senate, Member, Univeristy of Kansas, 2008-Present;
  • University Judicial Board, Member, Univeristy of Kansas, 2007-Present;
  • Upsilon Pi Epsilon Association, Faculty Advisor, Univeristy of Kansas, 2001-Present;

Memberships

  • ACM
  • IEEE
  • Fellow, Institute of Combinatorics and its Applications

Selected Publications

  • M.C. Kong, Sin-Min Lee, Eric Seah and Alfred S. Tang, “A Complete Characterization of Balanced Graphs,” Journal of Combinatorial Mathematics and Combinatorial Computing 66, pp. 225-236, 2008.
  • Nancy Kinnersley and Man C. Kong, “Fun in Teaching Counting using the Powerball Lottery,” The 37th ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference, F25: 7 – 11, Milwaukee, WI, 2007.

Selected Awards & Honors

  • John E. and Winifred E. Sharp Professorship, University of Kansas, 2006.
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Center for Teaching Excellence, University of Kansas, 2004.
  • Harry Talley Excellence in Teaching Award, EECS Department, University of Kansas, 2001.

Affliliations

  • ACM
  • IEEE
  • Institute of Combinatorics and its Applications

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