Academic Profile

Academic Profile

Prof Kot Chichung, Alex

Director, NTU-PKU Joint Research Institute
Professor, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering

Email: eackot@ntu.edu.sg
Prof Kot Chichung, Alex

Biography
Prof. Kot has been with the Nanyang Technological University, Singapore since 1991. He headed the Division of Information Engineering at the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering for eight years and served as Associate Chair/Vice Dean Research for the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering for three years He is currently Professor and Associate Dean for College of Engineering. He has published extensively in the areas of signal processing for communication, biometrics, image forensics and information security.

Dr. Kot served as Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, the IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology and the IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems I and II. He is currently Associate Editor for the EURASIP Journal of Applied (Advanced) Signal Processing, IEEE Signal Processing Magazine and the IEEE Transactions on Multimedia. He is a member of the Visual Signal Processing and Communication Technical Committee and the Image and Multidimensional Signal Processing Technical Committee. He has served the IEEE in various capacities such as the General Co-Chair for the 2004 IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP). He served as an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer and he is a Fellow of IEEE and IES.
Research Interests
signal processing for communication, biometrics, image forensics and information security
Current Projects
  • AI for Human Re-Identification across Cameras
  • Artificial Intelligence for Human Re-Identification Across Camera
  • DCMMH: Dietary Computational Model for Mobile Health
  • Development of APIs for Visual Analytics for KLASS Engineerign and Solution Pte. Ltd.
  • Image Forensics: Spoofing and Manipulation
  • Media Processing
  • NTU-PKU Research Institute Research Projects
  • Rapid Rich Object Search (ROSE) Lab
  • Rapid Rich Object Search (ROSE) Lab
  • Rapid Rich Object Search (ROSE) Lab
  • Rapid Rich Object Search (ROSE) Lab
  • Rapid Rich Object Search (ROSE) Lab
  • Rapid Rich Object Search (ROSE) Lab
  • Smart Platform Infrastructure Research on Integrative Technology (SPIRIT): A Platform for Translational R&D for a Smart Nation
  • Visual Analytics for Fashion Prediction and Recommendation
Selected Publications
  • Jianlou Si, Honggang Zhang, Chun-Guang Li, Jason Kuen, Xiangfei Kong , Alex Kot, Gang Wang. (2018). Dual Attention Matching Network for Context-Aware Feature Sequence based Person Re-Identification. IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition.
  • Huijing Zhan, Boxin Shi, Alex C. Kot. (2017). FASHION ANALYSIS WITH A SUBORDINATE ATTRIBUTE CLASSIFICATION NETWORK. IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo.
  • Huijing Zhan, Boxin Shi, Alex C. Kot. (2017). Cross-domain Shoe Retrieval using a Three-Level Deep Feature Representation. IEEE International Symposium on Circuits & Systems(ISCAS).
  • H. Yang, A. Kot and X.D. Jiang. (2012). Binarization of Low-Quality Barcode Images Captured by Mobile Phones Using Local Window of Adaptive Location and Size. IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, 21(1), 418-425.
  • M. Liu, X.D. Jiang, A. Kot and P.T. Yap.(2011). Application of Polar Harmonic Transforms to Fingerprint Classification. Emerging Topics in Computer Vision and Its Applications(297-312). USA: World Scientific.

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