Welcome! I am a graduate student in the Department of Mathematical Sciences at KAIST in South Korea. My research is in probability theory, and my advisor is Paul Jung. Please check out the Articles page for my write-ups. I also have a YouTube channel where I explain things.


Office: E2-3202
Email: cwy lastname at icloud dot com (all in lowercase)


Deriving the Central Limit Theorem from the De Moivre-Laplace Theorem
Statistics and Probability Letters (to appear).

A Short and Elementary Proof of the Central Limit Theorem by Individual Swapping
American Mathematical Monthly (to appear).

A Gambler that Bets Forever and the Strong Law of Large Numbers.
American Mathematical Monthly (to appear).

A note on invariance of the Cauchy and related distributions.
Statistics and Probability Letters, (2020) 158, with Paul Jung and Greg Markowsky.

A Probabilistic Proof of a Wallis-type Formula for the Gamma Function.
The American Mathematical Monthly, (2020) 127:1, 75–79.

Inferring grammatical summaries of string values.
Asian Symposium on Programming Languages and Systems, (2014) Nov 17, 372–391, with Se-Won Kim, Jimin Park, Jeongmin Kim, and Sukyoung Ryu.

Insertion-of-factors-property on nilpotent elements.
Bulletin of the Korean Mathematical Society, (2012) 49:2, 381–94.
with Jineon Baek, Jiwoong Choi, Taehyun Eom, Yeongcheol Jeon, and Yang Lee.

Curriculum Vitae

How to pronounce my name

Calvin Wooyoung Chin [ˈkʰæɫvɪn ˈuːjʌŋ ˈt͡ʃʰɪn] “CAL-vin OOH-yuhng Chin”
진우영 [t͡ɕʰìn‿ujʌŋ] “Chi-noo-yuhng”