Computing Translational Research and Development

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C-TRend Centre
Computing Translational Research and Development


C-TRend Centre
Computing Translational Research and Development

Steering Committee

Professor Mohan S. Kankanhalli

Dean School of Computing

Professor Sanjay Jain

Vice Dean Academic Affairs & Undergraduate Studies

Associate Professor Chin Wei Ngan

Vice Dean Graduate Studies

Professor David Hsu

Vice Dean Research

Associate Professor Goh Khim Yong

Vice Dean Corporate Relations

Associate Professor Gary Tan

Vice Dean Student Life

Professor Tan Kian Lee

Head Department of Computer Science

Associate Professor Hahn Jungpil

Head Department of Information System Analytics



Associate Professor Yu Haifeng

Curriculum Chair Faculty Teaching Excellence Committee Chair

Professor Alex Siow

Director, Strategic Technology Management Institute
Director, Centre for Health Informatics




Associate Professor Huang Zhiyong

C-TRend Centre
Computing Translational Research and Development


Highlight from Department of Computer Science (CS)

  • The research of Professors Wynne Hsu and Lee Mong Li on retina image analysis for disease has resulted in more than 50 licenses to hospitals and research institutes worldwide. They are the co-recipients of the 2014 President’s Technology Award.
  • Professor Ooi Beng Chin's team developed SINGA, the first Apache open source platform for deep learning. Apache-SINGA has been applied in many applications in healthcare and FinTech, and is now available in the Amazon marketplace.
  • The research of Associate Professor Ng Teck Khim on augmented reality has resulted in a system that will be launched in September 2017, in partnership with Universal Studios Singapore.
  • Professor Tulika Mitra is collaborating with an ICT industry leader to develop next generation multicore architecture solutions.

Highlight from Department of Information Systems and Analytics (DISA)

  • Associate Professor Huang Ke-Wei's team has been working to develop a digital economy solution for the Singapore Smart Virtual Checkpoint for Global Talent.
  • Associate Professor Goh Khim Yong's team is conducting research in big data analytics and consumer behaviours in the area of omni-channel retailing and marketing.
  • Associate Professor Jack Jiang Zhenhui's team is working on online consumer behaviour, information privacy, and social media impact. In particular, his recent work focuses on video advertising and the use of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) to enhance the sensory experience of virtual stores.

C-TRend Centre
Computing Translational Research and Development


Selected Demo Papers

  1. Jiangwei Zhang, Y.C. Tay, Yu Wang, A collaborative framework for tweaking properties in a synthetic dataset , VLDB2018.
  2. Lu Chen, Yunjun Gao, Zixian Liu, Xiaokui Xiao, Christian Jensen, Yifan Zhu, PTRider: A Price-and-Time-Aware Ridesharing System, VLDB2018.

C-TRend Centre
Computing Translational Research and Development

Job Opening

Will be announced.

C-TRend Centre
Computing Translational Research and Development


HUANG Zhiyong

LEE Cheryl

WANG Shuhong

YEUNG Siu Chun



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C-TReND Centre, School of Computing

National University of Singapore
Computing 1
13 Computing Drive
Singapore 117417
Republic of Singapore
Telephone: +65 660 13349