Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat

Kwang Ryang Chung

Kwang Ryang Chung

Country Representative, Korea (2011-present)                                    
Seoul, Korea

Dong Yang Structural Engineers Co., Ltd.


Dr. Chung has experience in the structural design and analysis of many major commercial and residential projects in Korea. His particular expertise is in the design and analysis of tall buildings, and in developing techniques to optimize the size and weight of structural steel and reinforced concrete. He earned his B.S., Masters and PhD in Architecture, at Korea University.

Dr. Chung has been the President of Dong Yang Structural Engineers Co., Ltd. based in Seoul since 1995. Prior to coming to Dongyang, he worked as a Project Engineer at Hyundai E&C. (Structural) from 1983-1988, and as an Engineer at Shin Jong Soon Structural Institute from 1981-1983.

He currently he is an Adjunct professor at Korea University, and has held that position since 2003. Dr. Chung has also served as a visiting lecturer at Dong-Guk University from 2002-2003.

Professional Affiliations:

Korea University, Adjunct Professor
KCI(Concrete), Director
KISMI(Maintenance), Member
KSSC(Steel), Member
AIK(Architecture), Member
ACI (US), Member
SCI (UK), Member