Dr Minh Nguyen (Academic Advisor)

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Senior Lecturer & Academic Advisor

Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext 8214

Email: minh.nguyen@aut.ac.nz

Physical Address:
School of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences
AUT University
AUT Tower, 2-14 Wakefield Street
Auckland, 1010

ORCID:
  https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2757-8350

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Qualifications:

  • 2014: Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science, the University of Auckland, New Zealand.
  • 2009: Master of Science with First class Honours in Computer Science, the University of Auckland, New Zealand.
  • 2007: Bachelor of Science, Major in Computer Science, the University of Auckland, New Zealand.

Memberships and Affiliations:

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA)
  • Member of Centre for Artificial Intelligence Research (CAIR ) - AUT
  • Member of Centre for Robotics & Vision (CeRV) - AUT
  • Member of Intelligent Vision Lab (IVS) - UoA

Biography:

Dr Minh Nguyen is currently a Senior Lecturer, an Academic Advisor for AUT's School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences. He is also a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (UK Professional Standards Framework for teaching and learning support in higher education). Originally from Vietnam, Minh has been living in New Zealand since 2001. He completed his PhD at the University of Auckland early 2014. Minh’s research interests are in the fields of Computer Vision, Augmented and Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence, Internet Programming, Mobile Applications. Prior to the academic career, Minh has worked as a researcher at the University of Auckland. He has extensive experience implementing optimised applications for client server architecture systems.

Research Areas:

Computer Vision, Image Processing, Augmented and Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence, Internet Programming, Mobile Applications.

Publications:

2017: 

  1. H. Le, M. Nguyen, H. Tran, W. Yeap. "Pictorial AR Tag with Hidden Multi-Level Bar-Code and Its Potential Applications". In Multimodal Technologies Interact (ISSN 2414-4088). 2017, 1(3), 20; doi:10.3390/mti1030020.
  2. R. Li, M. Nguyen, W. Q. Yan. "Morse Codes Enter Using Finger Gesture Recognition". In the International Conference on Digital Image Computing: Techniques and Applications (DICTA), Sydney, Australia, 29 November – 01 December, 2017 (Accepted).
  3. M. Nguyen, H. Tran, H. Le, W. Yeap. "Adaptive Stereo Vision System using Portable Low-cost 3D Mini Camera Lens". In In IEEE International Conference of Mechatronics Machine Vision Practice (M2VIP), Auckland, New Zealand, 21-23 November, 2017 (Accepted).
  4. M. Nguyen, H. Tran, H. Le, W. Q. Yan. "A Tile Based Colour Picture with Hidden QR Code for Augmented Reality and Beyond". In the 23rd ACM Symposium on Virtual Reality Software and Technology (VRST), Gothenburg, Sweden, 8-10 November, 2017 (Accepted).
  5. M. Nguyen, H. Tran, H. Le. "Exploration of the 3D World on the Internet Using Commodity Virtual Reality Devices". In Multimodal Technologies Interact (ISSN 2414-4088). 2017, 1(3), 15; doi:10.3390/mti1030015. 
  6. H. Le, M. Nguyen. "Enhancing Textbook Study Experiences with Pictorial Bar-codes and Augmented Reality". In Proceedings of 17th International Conference on Computer Analysis of Images and Patterns (CAIP), Ystad, Sweden, 22-24 August, 2017. 
  7. H. Nguyen, F. Mirza, M. Naeem, M. Nguyen. "A Review on IoT Healthcare Monitoring Applications and a Vision for Transforming Sensor Data into Real-time Clinical Feedback". In Proceedings of IEEE 21th International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design (CSCWD), Wellington, New Zealand, 26-28 Apr 2017.
  8. A. Woodward, Y. H. Chan, R. Gong, M. Nguyen, T. Gee, P. Delmas, G. Gimel’farb, J. A. M. Flores. "A low cost framework for real-time marker based 3-D human expression modeling". In Journal of Applied Research and Technology 15 (2017) 61–77; doi: 10.1016/j.jart.2017.01.002.

 

2016: 

  1. M. Nguyen, W. Yeap, Steffan Hooper. "Design of a New Trading Card for Table-top Augmented Reality Game Environment". In Proceedings of International Conference on Image and Vision Computing New Zealand (IVCNZ), Palmerston North, New Zealand, 21-22 November, 2016. 
  2. M. Nguyen, W. Yeap. "A Novel Stereogram-Marker-Based Approach for Augmented Reality". In Proceedings of the International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), Cancun, Mexico, 4-8 December, 2016. 
  3. M. Nguyen. "Automatic Generation of a Realistic Looking Single Image Stereogram using Stereo Vision". In Proceedings of the International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), Cancun, Mexico, 4-8 December, 2016. 
  4. D. Gu, M. Nguyen, W. Q. Yan. "Cross Models for Twin Recognition". In International Journal of Digital Crime and Forensics (IJDCF), 2016.

 

Before 2015: 

  1. M. Nguyen, R. Gong, W. Q. Yan, P. Delmas. "Toward a Real-time Belief Propagation Stereo Reconstruction for Computers, Robots, and Beyond". In Proceedings of the 30th International Conference on Image and Vision Computing New Zealand (IVCNZ), Auckland, New Zealand, 23-24 November, 2015. 
  2. R. S. Yang, Y. H. Chan, R. Gong, M. Nguyen, A. Gastelum Strozzi, P. Delmas, G. Gimel'farb, R. Ababou. "Multi-Kinect scene reconstruction: Calibration and depth inconsistencies", In Proceedings of the 28th International Conference on Image and Vision Computing New Zealand (IVCNZ), Wellington, New Zealand, 27-29 November, 2013. 
  3. M. Nguyen, Y.-H. Chan, P. Delmas, G. Gimel’farb. "Symmetric Dynamic Programming Stereo Using Block Matching Guidance". In Proceedings of the 27th International Conference Image and Vision Computing New Zealand (IVCNZ), Wellington, New Zealand, 27-29 November, 2013. 
  4. M. Nguyen, R. Gong, Y.-H. Chan, P. Delmas, G. Gimel’farb. "Context-driven Composite Stereo Reconstruction". In Proceedings of the 27th International Conference Image and Vision Computing New Zealand (IVCNZ), Dunedin, New Zealand, 26-28 November, pages 290-294, 2012. 
  5. E. Chan, M. Nguyen, P. Delmas, A. Gastelum, R. S. Yang, R. Gong, N. Liu, G. Gimel’Farb, S. Bertin and H. Friedrich. "The Ngongotaha river UDPS experiment: low-cost underwater dynamic stereo photogrammetry". In Proceedings of the 27th International Conference Image and Vision Computing New Zealand (IVCNZ), Dunedin, New Zealand, 26-28 November, pages 412-417, 2012. 
  6. M. Nguyen, G. Gimel’farb, P. Delmas. "Recent Advances in Online Stereo Web Application". In Proceedings of the 26th International Conference Image and Vision Computing New Zealand (IVCNZ), Auckland, New Zealand, 26-28 November, pages 411-416, 2011. 
  7. M. Nguyen, G. Gimel’farb, P. Delmas., R. Yang, A. Woodward. "Novel Web-based Autostereogram Creation using GPU Stereo Vision". In Proceedings of the 26th International Conference Image and Vision Computing New Zealand (IVCNZ), Auckland, New Zealand, 26-28 November, pages 137-142, 2011. 
  8. M. Nguyen, G. Gimel’farb, P. Delmas., Y.H. Chan, A. GastelumStrozzi, A. Woodward. "Online Rapid Prototyping of 3D Objects using GPU based 3D Cloud Computing: Application to 3D Face Modelling". In Proceedings of the IAPR Conference on Machine Vision Applications (MVA), Nara, Japan, Jun 13-15, pages 434-437, 2011. 
  9. M. Nguyen, G. Gimel’farb, P. Delmas. "Stereo Vision: A Java-based Online Platform". In Proceedings of the IAPR Conference on Machine Vision Applications (MVA), Yokohama, Japan, May 20-22, pages 483-486, 2009. 
  10. M. Nguyen, G. Gimel’farb, P. Delmas. "Web-based On-line Computational Stereo Vision". In Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference Image and Vision Computing New Zealand (IVCNZ), Lincoln University, Christchurch, New Zealand, 26-28 November, pages 1-6, 2008. 
  11. M. Nguyen, G. Gimel’farb, P. Delmas. "A Web Community for Shared Computational Stereo Vision". In Computer Science Graduate Workshop, The University of Auckland, New Zealand, 31 October, 2008. 

    Awards:

    • 2017 - External Fund for Multidisciplinary Computational Anatomy, from Osaka University
    • 2017 - CS Dept Research Funding, AUT: NZ 2,000
    • 2016 - Research Career and New Staff Development Fund, AUT: NZ 10,000
    • 2013 - Second Prize Research Poster - Computer Science, UoA.
    • 2010 - BuildIT PhD Full Scholarship Award, UoA.
    • 2008 - Best Research Poster - 23rd International Conference Image and Vision Computing New Zealand (IVCNZ).

    Last updated: 20-Sep-2017 9.40am

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