Assoc. Prof. Ng Yin Kwee

Ng obtained a B. Eng (CL I) from Uni. of Newcastle upon Tyne; Ph.D. at Cambridge Univ. with a Cambridge Commonwealth Scholarship; PG Diploma in Teaching Higher Edu., NIE-NTU. He is a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (FASME); Fellow of Institute of Engineering and Technology (FIET, United Kingdom); Fellow of International Engineering and Technology Institute (FIETI, Hong Kong), Distinguished Fellow for Institute of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence, [DFIDSAI, China] and member for Academy of Pedagogy and Learning, USA. His expertise is in commercial and in-house developed software to perform numerical simulation in the biomedical engineering (BME), thermal-fluid and health-related diagnosis fields. He has been an editorial board member for 10 journals and reviewer for 30 journals. He was Editor-in-Chief for 2 ISI-journals which were captured by the JCR within 2-years of their inauguration. He is an expert research funding reviewer for many funding agencies worldwide. He has been recognized internationally for academic excellence. He received numerous best papers, service awards and has directly supervised 5 RFs, graduated 24 PhD and 28 Master students. He was awarded the SPRING-Singapore Merit Award for his work in thermal imagers to screen SARS fever as well as contributions to the Singapore Standardization Program. Being a co-inventor of 3 US patents on software classifiers to identify the different stages of breast cancer development in iTBra-system, he was accoladed with equity in a listed company. His ongoing work on non-contact screening for carotid artery stenosis and superficial vein-finder has resulted in 3 filing patents. He has notable citations in the field of infrared physics & technology in BME research.

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