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Contextually Grounded Affective Analysis of Media
Mr Devamanyu Hazarika
7 December 2021, 09:00am - 10:30am

Supervised By:
     Dr Roger Zimmermann, Professor, School of Computing


Continuous Authentication for Modern Personal Devices
Mr Rasnayaka Mudiyanselage Sanka Nuwan Bandara Rasnayaka
30 November 2021, 02:00pm - 03:30pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Terence Sim Mong Cheng, Associate Professor, School of Computing


Subject-specific Modelling of Knee Joint Motion for Routine Pre-operative Planning
Mr Jeffry Hartanto
23 November 2021, 03:00pm - 04:30pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Leow Wee Kheng, Associate Professor, School of Computing
     Professor Howe Tet Sen, Duke-NUS


Relationship Discovery from Open Knowledge Graphs and Its Applications
Mr Yang Yueji
18 November 2021, 10:00am - 11:30am

Supervised By:
     Dr Anthony Tung Kum Hoe, Professor, School of Computing


Novel Multiple Instance Learning Models for Digital Histopathology
Mr Mustafa Umit Oner
15 November 2021, 02:00pm - 03:30pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Ken Sung Wing Kin, Professor, School of Computing
     Dr Lee Hwee Kuan, Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Computing


Dynamic Neural Architectures for Improved Inference
Mr Cai Shaofeng
8 November 2021, 10:00am - 11:30am

Supervised By:
     Dr Ooi Beng Chin, Distinguished Professor, School of Computing


A Learnable Behavioural Model for Crisis Simulation
Mr Muhammad Shalihin Bin Othman
25 October 2021, 03:00pm - 04:30pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Gary Tan Soon Huat, Associate Professor, School of Computing


TWO ESSAYS ON BLOCKCHAINS AND CRYPTOCURRENCIES
Mr Aseem Pahuja
20 October 2021, 02:00pm - 03:30pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Tan Chuan Hoo, Associate Professor, School of Computing


Enhancing User Engagement with Online Information: The Impacts of Online Advertisement Layout and Serendipitous Recommendation
Ms Cui Wei
13 October 2021, 02:00pm - 03:30pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Vaibhav Rajan, Assistant Professor, School of Computing


Gamefulness: Understanding User Psychological Experience With Game-Based Dual-Purpose Systems
Ms Oteng Ntsweng
7 October 2021, 04:00pm - 05:30pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Sharon Tan Swee Lin, Senior Lecturer, School of Computing


GPU-accelerated Graph Processing
Mr Sha Mo
7 October 2021, 02:00pm - 03:30pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Tan Kian Lee, Shaw Senior Professor, School of Computing


Mixing Deductive and Inductive Analyses for Security Applications
Ms Shen Shiqi
5 October 2021, 04:30pm - 06:00pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Prateek Saxena, Dean's Chair Associate Professor, School of Computing


Automated Kernel Selection for Gaussian Processes on Large Datasets
Ms Teng Tong
28 September 2021, 02:00pm - 03:30pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Low Kian Hsiang, Associate Professor, School of Computing


Overfitting in Program Repair and Program Synthesis
Mr Gao Xiang
21 September 2021, 10:00am - 11:30am

Supervised By:
     Dr Abhik Roychoudhury, Provost's Chair Professor, School of Computing


User-centric Explanation of Machine Learning Model for Human-AI Collaboration
Ms Wang Danding
14 September 2021, 10:00am - 11:30am

Supervised By:
     Dr Brian Lim Youliang, Assistant Professor, School of Computing


Relation Understanding in Videos
Mr Shang Xindi
1 September 2021, 02:00pm - 03:30pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Chua Tat Seng, KITHCT Chair Professor, School of Computing


Scaling 5G Cellular Networks using Distributed Radio Access Networks
Mr Nishant Shyamal Budhdev
17 August 2021, 04:00pm - 05:30pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Chan Mun Choon, Professor, School of Computing
     Dr Tulika Mitra, Provost's Chair Professor, School of Computing


Optimal Purchasing Strategies and Market Equilibrium in Multi-resource Internet Access Markets
Mr Shi Lianjie
22 July 2021, 01:00pm - 02:30pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Richard Ma Tianbai, Associate Professor, School of Computing


Identifying and Exploiting Synthetic Lethality for Cancer Therapeutics
Ms Herty Liany
22 July 2021, 09:00am - 10:30am

Supervised By:
     Dr Vaibhav Rajan, Assistant Professor, School of Computing


Measures and Algorithms for the Exact Satisfiability Problem and its variants
Mr Hoi Chi Kit Gordon
28 June 2021, 10:00am - 11:30am

Supervised By:
     Dr Frank Christian Stephan, Professor, School of Computing


Sample-Efficient Automated Machine Learning with Bayesian Optimization
Mr Dai Zhongxiang
22 June 2021, 10:00am - 11:30am

Supervised By:
     Dr Low Kian Hsiang, Associate Professor, School of Computing


Three Studies on Online Consumer Behavior: Product Scarcity, Price Expectation and the COVID-19 Pandemic
Ms Gao Yuting
31 May 2021, 10:00am - 11:30am

Supervised By:
     Dr Chen Nan, Assistant Professor, School of Computing


Modeling Dynamic Aspects of Context-Aware Recommender Systems
Mr Thilina Madusanka Thanthriwatta
28 May 2021, 09:00am - 10:30am

Supervised By:
     Dr David S. Rosenblum, Provost's Chair Professor, School of Computing


Analysing Security of IoT Integrations
Ms Kulani Tharaka Mahadewa
6 May 2021, 02:00pm - 03:30pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Dong Jin Song, Professor, School of Computing


The Distance-Aggregation Query in Sub-linear Time
Mr Lei Yifan
23 April 2021, 09:30am - 11:00am

Supervised By:
     Dr Anthony Tung Kum Hoe, Professor, School of Computing


Towards Learning Scene Semantics on 3D Point Clouds
Ms Zhao Na
3 March 2021, 04:00pm - 05:30pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Chua Tat Seng, KITHCT Chair Professor, School of Computing


Robustness and Uncertainty Estimation for Deep Neural Networks
Mr Jay Nandy
8 February 2021, 04:00pm - 05:30pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Wynne Hsu, Provost's Chair Professor, School of Computing
     Dr Lee Mong Li, Professor, School of Computing


SMEs and Digital Platforms: Opportunities and Challenges
Mr Ahmad Asadullah
8 January 2021, 10:00am - 11:30am

Supervised By:
     Dr Lim Shi Ying, Assistant Professor, School of Computing


Correcting Misclassification Bias in Regression Models with Variables Generated Via Data Mining
Ms Qiao Mengke
7 January 2021, 03:00pm - 04:30pm

Supervised By:
     Dr Huang Ke-Wei, Associate Professor, School of Computing


Defense Against Micro-Architecture Level Transient Execution Based Attacks Via Program Analysis
Mr Wang Guanhua
4 January 2021, 10:00am - 11:30am

Supervised By:
     Dr Tulika Mitra, Provost's Chair Professor, School of Computing
     Dr Abhik Roychoudhury, Provost's Chair Professor, School of Computing