IRC-SET 2020 Call For Papers

International Researchers Club (IRC) was set up in 2001, which was originally endorsed and funded by the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR). As an established society, IRC’s vision is to create a vibrant and innovative research community for Singapore. IRC-SET conference aims at providing a platform for young and talented researchers to share fresh results, obtain comments, and exchange innova­tive ideas of the leading-edge research in the multi-disciplinary areas. You are cor­dially invited to submit your recent research work to the IRC-SET conference. Students from universities, polytechnics and junior colleges are warmly welcome to present your research and projects in our academic environment. The IRC-SET conference is free to IRC members. The multi-disciplinary areas include, but are not limited to:
  • Architecture and planning
  • Chemistry
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Healthcare
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Life Sciences
  • Material Sciences
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Medicine
  • Physics

Paper Submission

All papers should be limited to a maximum length of 6 pages (Letter size, single space, Times Roman of font size 10, two columns format), including figures, tables and references. The Microsoft Word templates can be found in the paper format, downloadable via this link.

The papers should be submitted via EasyChair. Please visit the Paper Submission page for submission details and guidelines.

If any enquiry, please email to



The conference committee will select 3 best paper awards, 1 best presentation award, and 1 best poster award. Each award will receive an award certificate. All authors will receive publication certificates.

Guest of Honor and Opening eSpeech

Prof. Sir John O’REILLY, Chairman of A*STAR Science and Engineering Research Council



Important Dates

Full Paper Submission Deadline
30 June 2020

Notification of Acceptance
13 July 2020

Camera-ready Copy Due
15 July 2020


For additional information, contact the IRC organizing committee at .

Conference Venue

Online (eConference)


General Chair

Prof. Maode MA Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore

General Co-Chair

Dr. Liuqun GU National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore

Technical Program Chair

Dr. Umayal LAKSHMANAN EDDC, A*STAR, Singapore

Technical Program Co-Chairs

Dr. Aishwarya BANDLA NUS, Singapore
Prof. Chau YUEN Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD), Singapore
Prof. Bharadwaj VEERAVALLI NUS, Singapore
Dr. Victor Peng Cheng WANG Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), Singapore
Dr. Aldy GUNAWAN Singapore Management University (SMU), Singapore
Dr. Eyasu Getahun CHEKOLE A*STAR Research Entities, Singapore
Dr. Noori KIM Newcastle University in Singapore, Singapore
Dr. Boon Seng CHEW Singapore Polytechnic, Singapore
Dr. Yu WANG A*STAR Research Entities, Singapore
Dr. Guang Chen Singapore
Dr. Xingjie YU Singapore
Dr. Mandar GODGE Temasek Polytechnic, Singapore
Dr. Li Rong Capital Medical University, Beijing, China

Publicity Chair

Dr. Yongqing ZHU University of Social Sciences, Singapore
Ms. Jeilene HO National Junior College, Singapore

ePoster Chair

Mr. Peng LIU A*STAR Research Entities, Singapore
Ms. Jeilene HO National Junior College, Singapore

Sponsorship Chair

Dr. Victor Peng Cheng WANG SIT, Singapore

Publication Chair

Dr. Noori KIM Newcastle University in Singapore, Singapore
Dr. Hongliang REN NUS, Singapore

Steering Committee

Prof. Lawrence Wai Choong WONG NUS, Singapore
Dr. Huaqun GUO A*STAR Research Entities, Singapore
Dr. Bhojan ANAND NUS, Singapore

International Advisory Panel

Prof. Jianying ZHOU SUTD, Singapore
Prof. Chip Hong CHANG NTU, Singapore
Prof. Robert H DENG SMU, Singapore
Prof. Janina MAZIERSKA James Cook University, Australia
Prof. Yong-Jin PARK Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia
Prof. Kristin L. WOOD SUTD, Singapore

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