PhD/Master Theses


Current Research Project


1.         Pulse Plasma Thruster of a Satellite

Kang Binying, PhD, Jan 2014 Present, Sole supervisor


2.         Development of a Micro-thruster for a Satellite

Lau Zirui, MEng, Jan 2014 Present, Sole supervisor


3.         Precision Measurement of Thrust of a Micro-thruster of a Satellite

Lew Jia Ming, MEng, Jan 2013 Present, Sole supervisor


4.         Time-Delay-Integration CMOS Image Sensor for Space Applications

Yu Hang, PhD, Feb 2012 Present, Co-supervisor


5.         Wireless Sensor Networks for Air Quality Monitoring Applications

Marc Caesar Talampas, PhD, Jan 2012 Present, Sole supervisor


6.         Wireless Sensors for a Nano-satellite

Xie Shuanglong, PhD, Aug 2011 Present, Sole supervisor


7.         Optimizing the Power Management System for a Satellite

Aung Htet, PhD, Aug 2011 Present, Sole supervisor


8.         Fault Tolerant Control of a Power Management System for a Satellite

Li Bingxuan, PhD, Aug 2011 Present, Sole supervisor


9.         Clock Synchronization Method for On-Board Computer of a Satellite

Ian Kamajaya, MEng, Aug 2011 Present, Sole supervisor


10.     Building Integrated Photovoltaic System

Soon Jing Jun, PhD, Aug 2010 Present, Sole supervisor


11.     High Dynamic Range CMOS Image Sensor Design for Star Tracking Applications

Qian Xinyuan PhD, Aug 2010 Present, Co-supervisor


Completed Research Project

12.     Development of high transmission speed nano-satellite ground station

Ye Chuang, MSc, Sep 2012 May 2014, Sole supervisor


13.     Assessment and qualification of VELOX-P communication subsystem and ground station

Nekkanti Sanjay Srikanth, MSc, Aug 2012, Sole supervisor


14.     Development of vision payload for the nano-satellite VELOX-I

Kadarla Vineel Kumar, MSc, Aug 2012, Sole supervisor


15.     Development of an in-orbit simulator for nano-satellite attitude determination & control system

Bharanidharan Asokan, MSc, Aug 2012, Sole supervisor


16.     Star Tracker for Satellite Attitude Control

Pham Minh Duc, MEng, Aug 2012, Main supervisor


17.     Attitude Control System for a nano-satellite

Xing Yitong, MEng, Aug 2012, Sole supervisor


18.     Wireless Sensor Network for Autonomous Body Motion Computing

Lee Guo Xiong, PhD, August 2012, Sole supervisor.


19.     Pulsed coupled neural network

Zhuang Hualiang, PhD, Oct 2011, Main supervisor


20.     Implementation of LDPC Codes Using a FPGA

Li Jinrui, MSc, Aug 2011, Main supervisor


21.     Wireless Sensor Network based Car Park Management System

Pothikansuresh Tirunelveli Ramachandran, MSc, Dec 2010, Sole supervisor


22.     Intelligent Wireless Sensor Network

Nguyen Hong Anh, Master of Engineering, July 2010, Sole Supervisor


23.     Localisation in Sparse Wireless Sensor Networks

Guo Hao, PhD, July 2010, Main Supervisor


24.     Maximum Power Tracking for Solar Array

Nguyen Tat Luat, Master of Engineering, December 2009, Sole supervisor


25.     Development of a Wearable Wireless Sensor Network

Tawfiq Taher, Master of Science, August 2008, Sole Supervisor


26.     Precision control of Micromanipulator

Cao Runzi, PhD, August 2008, Main supervisor


27.     Network Based Distributed Motion Control System

Deng Wu, Master of Engineering, April 2007, Sole Supervisor


28.     Reliable and Fault Tolerant Power Supply for a Micro-satellite

Zheng Chao, Master of Engineering, August 2007, Sole Supervisor


29.     A DSP Based Advanced Digital Control of Parallel PWM Inverters for UPS

Ajay Mishra, Master of Science, December 2006, Sole supervisor


30.     Ultra Wideband Radar for Through Wall Imaging Applications

Kyaw Lin Soe, Master of Science, July 2005, Sole supervisor


31.     A Virtual Instrument Based Solar Array Simulator

Aung Khaing Soe, Master of Science, July 2005, Sole supervisor


32.     A Microcontroller Based High Performance PWM Inverter

Nu Nu Yi, Master of Science, December 2004, Sole supervisor


33.     A Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) simulator

Thazin Myint, Master of Science, November 2004, Sole supervisor


34.     FPGA based signal processing for high data rate digital communications

Palaniappan Annanalai, Master of Science, July 2004, Sole supervisor


35.     Multimedia data processing for high rate, short range radio

Thiruvanur Krishnan Vinitha, Master of Science, July 2004, Sole supervisor


36.     Maximum power tracking for photovoltaic energy conversion system

Maung Zaw Naing, Master of Science, July 2004, Sole supervisor


37.     Advanced digital signal processing techniques for dynamic force measurements

Tey Beng Seng, Master of Engineering, October 2000, Sole supervisor


38.     Multiobjective genetic algorithm for optimum tuning and identification of a hard disk drive

Wong Tze Shyan, Master of Engineering, July 2000, Sole supervisor


39.     High precision optimum control of a linear motor drive using genetic algorithm

Keck Meng Teck, Master of Engineering, May 2000, Sole supervisor


40.     QFT-based robust controller design for three-phase PWM AC to DC voltage source converter

Su Changyi, Master of Engineering, April 2000, Sole supervisor


41.     Robust model predictive control and receding horizon based observer for a brushless DC drive

Zhuang Hualiang, Master of Engineering, October 99, Sole supervisor


42.     Control and estimation techniques of a permanent magnet synchronous motor drive without mechanical sensors

Deng Yuanzi, Philosophy of Doctor, March 99, Sole supervisor


43.     Robust iterative controller design using H-infinity approach for optical disk drive track-following servo control

Zhu Shumin, Master of Engineering, August 98, Co-supervisor


44.     A microcontroller based single phase inverter for UPS applications

Hui Wing Hong, Master of Science, July 1998, Sole supervisor


45.     Variable speed control of a permanent magnet synchronous motor drive without mechanical sensors

Guo Xiuli, Master of Engineering, July 97, Sole supervisor


46.     An I/O interface for accessing fault data on the trains

Tan Boon Kiat, Master of Science, July 1997, Sole supervisor


47.     Single rate and multirate predictive control of a brushless DC drive

Chiun Koon Yong, Master of Engineering, March 97, Sole supervisor


48.     Real-time low cost DSP based mechanical sensorless drive

Chua Poh Han, Master of Philosophy, October 2000, Sole supervisor