Zhiyong Huang 黄智勇



Associate Professor (Practice)

NUS School of Computing

AS6-05-11, 13 Computing Drive, Singapore 117417

Email: huangzy {at} comp.nus.edu.sg, dcshuang {at} nus.edu.sg, huangzy {at} acm.org, huangzy {at} ieee.org

Phone: +65 651 61170, Fax: +65 6779 4580


Selected publications

Graduate students 


Professional service


SIGGRAPH Authors Seminar Series at I2R

Seminars by the visitors to I2R

CGI Seminar Series by I2R staff members





Zhiyong  is an Associate Professor (Practice),   Department of Computer Science, School of Computing, NUS. He is conducting Computing Translational Research and Development, the C-TReND.

He had been working as a Senior Scientist in Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R), A*STAR since 2007, where he served various roles including Senior Manager, Strategic Capability Development and Industry Development, Co-Principal Investigator of SERC Industrial Robotics Programme, Department Head of Computer Graphics and Interface (CGI) and Programme Manager of SERC Human Factor Engineering (HFE). He was an Assistant Professor in Department of Computer Science , School of Computing, NUS and Lecturer in Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, China.

He received Ph.D. from EPFL, Switzerland in 1997, with a thesis on human animation from the Immersive Interaction Group (IIG) , M.Eng. and B.Eng. from the CG & CAD Lab, Tsinghua University in 1988 and 1986 respectively. He was an Adjunct Associate Professor in School of Computing, NUS and serves as a PhD supervisor in NGS, NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering.
His research interest is in computer graphics and human-robot interface.