Research Groups

Professors in the School of Computer Science and Engineering at NTU, together with their PhD students and research staff, explore topics in the exciting spectrum of Computer Science and Engineering to advance the state-of-the-art.  Below is a brief overview of the research groups:

Hardware and Embedded Systems: low-energy hardware, hardware acceleration, architecture-aware algorithms, reconfigurable computing, embedded sensing, multi-functional sensors, IP-enabled devices. 

Back Row: A/P Anupam Chattopadhyay, A/P Arvind Easwaran, Prof Srikanthan Thambipillai and A/P Lam Siew Kei

Front Row: A/P Nicholas Vun, A/P Douglas Maskell, Asst/P Mohamed Mostafa Sabry Aly,  A/P Liu Weichen Dr Smitha Kavallur and Dr Oh Hong Lye

Cyber Security and Forensics: data privacy, privacy-preserving analytics, malware analysis, formal systems verification, mobile device security, cyberattack attribution, dark web monitoring, botnet detection, encrypted data processing, biometrics, cyber forensics. 

Back Row: Asst/P Zhang Tianwei, Asst/P Li Yi,  A/P Adams Kong and Asst/P Lin Shang-Wei

Front Row:  Prof Liu Yang, Prof Luke Ong and Prof Lam Kwok Yan

Not in photo: A/P Ng Wee Keong and Dr Tay Kian Boon

Computational Intelligence: cognitive and neuro systems, decision support systems, evolutionary, memetic and statistical learning, fuzzy systems, intelligent multi-agents, intelligent system and devices, machine learning and nature-inspired systems. 


Back Row: Prof Erik Cambria, Dr Shen Zhiqi, Prof Bo An , Asst/P Luu Anh Tuan, Prof Zhang Jie and Prof Guan Cuntai

Front Row:  Prof Miao Chunyan, Prof Ong Yew Soon, A/P Kelly Ke Yiping, Asst/P Lana Obraztsova and A/P Quek Hiok Chai

Not in photo: Prof Sinno Pan , Asst/P Zinovi Rabinovich, Asst/P Yu Han , Asst/P Fan Xiuyi and Dr Liu Siyuan

Data Management and Analytics: spatio-temporal databases, graph-structured databases, big data analytics, predictive analytics, social media analytics, question-answer systems, sentiment analysis.

From left: Asst/P Cheng Long, Prof Cong Gao,  A/P Sun Aixin, Dr Michele Nguyen, Prof Wen Yonggang, A/P Sourav Bhowmick and Asst/P Luo Siqiang

Not in photo: A/P Hui Siu Cheung

Computer Vision and Language: computer vision, multimedia, image processing, video analytics, speech and signal processing, 3D geometric modeling, fringe pattern analysis, machine translation. 

Back Row: Nanyang Assoc Prof  Li Boyang, Albert, Nanyang Asst Prof Liu Ziwei, A/P  Lin Guosheng, Nanyang Prof  Loy Chen Change, Cavan, A/P Lu Shijian, Nanyang Assoc Prof  Zhang Hanwang and Dr Loke Yuan Ren

Middle Row: A/P Chng Eng Siong, A/P Deepu Rajan and Prof Lin Weisi

Front Row: Dr Li Fang, A/P Chan Syin, A/P Cham Tat Jen, Asst/P Dmitrii Ustiugov (PDCL) and Dr Ong Chin Ann 

Not in photo: A/P Shafiq Joty and A/P Chia Liang Tien Clement 

Graphics and Interactive Computing: human computer interaction, user experience design, augmented reality, avatar behavior modeling, serious gaming, gamification.

From left: A/P Qian Kemao, A/P Goh Wooi Boon,  Prof Seah Hock Soon, Dr Owen Noel Newton Fernando, A/P Alexei Sourin, Prof Zheng Jianmin and A/P He Ying.

Computer Networks and Communications: software defined networks, peer-to-peer networking, data-center networking, heterogeneous networks, mobile cloud computing, machine type communications (MTC), cognitive radio.
From left: A/P Luo Jun, Asst/P Zhao Jun,  Prof Li Mo, A/P Yeo Chai Kiat Prof Dusit Niyato,  A/P Tan Rui and A/P A S Madhukumar

Not in photo: A/P Tan Chee Wei, A/P Lau Chiew Tong and  A/P Lee Bu Sung, Francis

Parallel and Distributed Computing: distributed systems/computing (collaborative technologies, p2p systems, sensor networks, theory and algorithms), high performance computing (grid and cloud computing, GPGPU, performance optimization and tools), and large scale simulation (agent-based simulation, decision support systems, virtual environments).

From left: Dr Huang Shell Ying, A/P Tang Xueyan, Asst/P Dmitrii Ustiugov , A/P Anwitaman Datta and Prof Cai Wentong

Biomedical Informatics: diagnostic instrumentation, advanced medical imaging and visualization, physiological models, bioinformatics & computational biology, quantitative methods in medicine, healthcare information systems, security telemedicine & clinical data mining.

From left:  A/P Kwoh Chee Keong, Dr Vidya Sudarshan and Prof Rajapakse Jagath

Not in Photo: A/P Lin Feng