Programme Summary

9:00am – 9:30am

Welcome Address: Professor Tit Meng LIM, Chief Executive of Singapore Science Centre

[Venue: Exploration]

9:30am – 9:40am

Introduction of International Researchers Club: Dr. Huaqun GUO

Brief of IRC-SET 2017 Paper Submissions: Dr. Jizhong LUO

[Venue: Exploration]

9:50am – 10:00amConference Announcement: Dr. Bhojan Anand
[Venue: Exploration]
10:00am – 11.00amTea Break and Poster Session
11:00am – 12:30pm

Session 1
[Venue: Breakthrough]

Category: ITTS & IoT

Session 2
[Venue: Exploration]

Category: WIE & AI 

12:30pm – 1:30pmLunch and Poster Session
1:30pm – 3:30pm

Session 3
[Venue: Breakthrough]

Category: Chemistry

Session 4
[Venue: Exploration]

Category: Bio Science

3:30pm – 4:00pmTea Break and Poster Session
4:00pm – 5:15pm

Session 5
[Venue: Breakthrough]

Category: Education & Smart Technology I

Session 6
[Venue: Exploration]

Category: BTS & Smart Technology II

5:15pm – 6:00pm

Publication Certificate Awards & Closing Ceremony:

Professor Huck Hui NG, Executive Director of A*STAR Graduate Academy

[Venue: Exploration]

*Breakthrough – Level 4, Matrix @ Biopolis, A*STAR, Singapore

*Exploration   – Level 4, Matrix @ Biopolis, A*STAR, Singapore

Session 1: ITSS & IoT Session @ Breakthrough – 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM:

Session Chairs: Dr. Boon Seng CHEW & Dr. Victor Peng Cheng WANG

  1. Toh Ling Jing, Phang Shi Jia, Chong Zhi Hao Kevin, Tee Yu Xuan, Liew Jie Ying, Queck Bertran and Swapna Gottipati. Predicting Potential Alzheimer Medical Condition in Elderly using IOT Sensors – Case Study
  2. Lina Filzah Bte Samsul Muarif, Kimberly Chun Yit Wai and Jenny Cao Sichu. Investigating RFID technology for Real-time Detection of Sagging of MRT Third Rail.
  3. Chenxin Zhang, Kit Woon Jodell Sng and Pei Xuan Janessa Phua. A Security Solution Against Cyber Attack in Urban Transport System.
  4. Marcellinus Hendro Adi Wibowo, Huaqun Guo and Wang Ling Goh. Secure Data Collection in Telemonitoring Autonomous Vehicle.
  5. Boon Thai Ng, Hwee-Pink Tan and Hwee-Xian Tan. Managing Sensor Systems for Early Detection of Mild Cognitive Impairment in Community Elderly: Lessons Learned and Future Work.
  6. Chua Ru Hui. An Effective Scheme Against Insider Attack

Session 2: WIE & AI @ Exploration – 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Session Chairs: Dr. Alina Liru LU & Dr. Hui Li TAN 

  1. Beijia Chen, Jing Ying Kee and Chang Yao. Taxonomy and Conservation: Field Identification of Dipterocarps.
  2. Liu Zhang and Yin Kwee Ng. When Siri Knows How You Feel: Application of Machine Learning in Automatic Sentiment Recognition from Human Speech.
  3. Vedant Sandhu and Chih Ying Ho. Personalised Holistic Learning Performance Assessment: A Multi-Modal BCI Approach.
  4. Elijah Yap. Spinning Cones Partially Immersed in Liquid Media.
  5. Chen Siyu, Yi Sijun Cathy and Lim Boon Pang. Data Augmentation for Whispered Speech Recognition.
  6. Hongliang Ren. Semi-Automated Segmentation of Glioblastomas in Brian MRI Using Machine Learning Techniques.
  7. Aishwarya Bandla, Kim Chuan Chan, Xiaolei Cai, Lun-De Liao, Bin Liu and Nitish Thakor. Novel Nanodiagnostics for Targeted Detection of Tumour-Brain Barrier in an Orthotopic Xenograft Glioblastoma Mouse Model.
  8. Chih Ying Ho and Vedant Sandhu. Personalised Holistic Learning Performance Assessment.

Session 3:  Chemistry @ Breakthrough – 01:30 PM to 03:30 PM:

 Session Chair: Dr. Yvonne CHOW

  1. Kleon Ang, Carina Lim and Rachel Pong. Tuning Charge Transfer Property of MoS2 via Focused Laser Beam Based Technique.
  2. Jia Wei Wee and Yaoju Tarn. Cu@TiO2 heterostructures for photocatalytic energy generation and environmental remediation.
  3. Ivan Tan Yu Hao, Chien Hung Yeh and Jo Lee Ruo Qi. Comparative Sun Protection Factors of Essential Oils in Formulation of Natural Sunscreens.
  4. Kia Teng Lim, Jia Hao Zhou, Jiang Yong Hu and Fang Yee Lim. Novel Removal of Heavy Metals and Antibiotic Tetracycline Using Cost-Effective, Eco-Friendly and Readily Available Natural Sources.
  5. Yan Yuh Tan, Benjamin Lee and M V Venkatashamy Reddy. Novel nanocrystalline anodes for lithium ion batteries.
  6. Tan Yee Lin and Yalini Mohan Rajkumar. Synthesis and Characterization of Stimuli-Responsive AcrNPP-PEGMA Smart Hydrogels.
  7. Song Peng Matthew Ng, Kang Siang Raphael Low and Xu Rui Isaac Chan. Recycling Phthalate Plasticisers from Soft PVC for the Synthesis of Phthalic Anhydride.

Session 4:  Bio Science @ Exploration – 01:30 PM to 03:30 PM:

Session Chairs: Dr. Umayal Lakshmanan

  1. Xiaojian Zhou. Antifouling Polymer Brushes Loaded with Antibiotics for Prevention of Medical Device-Associated Infections.
  2. Andrew Lim Qi Jun. Patient Preferences for Colorectal Cancer Treatments.
  3. Yuhua Lim, Jamie Mong and Min-Han Tan. Targeted Next-generation Sequencing of EGFR Mutations in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC).
  4. Feiyang Huang, Wei Juan Loo, Yuan Sui and Caroline Guat Lay Lee. The role of HBx and its chimeric in tumorigenesis through the dysregulation of long non-coding RNAs.
  5. Tan Hong Yong, Xi Yuchen, Chua Patrick and Zheng Jianxin. Autonomous Intelligent Assistive Mobility Walker for Rehabilitation.
  6. Yi Yang Zhao and Melissa Murtidjaja. Targeted Cancer-Cell Destruction Using Magneto-Mechanical Vibrations.
  7. Hritwick Banerjee, Li Ting and Hongliang Ren. Air-Powered Soft Robotic Gripper Using Lego Bricks and Jamming of Granular Material: An Initial Approach.

Session 5:  Education & Smart Technology I @ Breakthrough – 04:00 PM to 05:15 PM:

Session Chair: Prof. Maode MA

  1. Monil Patidar, Jesline Joy and Peng Cheng Wang. Effects of RANS and URANS Methodology on Flow Behaviour of a Mini Gas Turbine Reverse-flow Combustor.
  2. Jing Ni Ng, Izavel Lee Shu Yih, Si Xian Loi and Wulf Hofbauer. Method for Indoor Multipath Mitigation in High Resolution Direction Finding Algorithms.
  3. Jaime Pabilona, Huaqun Guo and Bharadwaj Veeravalli. Critical Infocomm Infrastructure Firewall Performance Enhancement Through Hash Based Rule Lookup.
  4. Heqiao Wang and Aung Phyo Wai Aung. Empirical Evaluation of Multi-modal Mental Fatigue Assessment using Low-cost Commercial Sensors.

Session 6:  BTS & Smart Technology II @ Exploration – 04:00 PM to 05:15 PM:

Session Chair: Dr. Claus Muschallik

  1. Teddy Ong. Design and Optimisation of an Acoustic Fresnel Lens.
  2. Nicholas Lim, Tze Jit Kho, Gabriel Chu, Zheng Yang Chin and Kai Keng Ang. A Brain-Computer Interface to detect responses to affective audiovisual stimuli from Electroencephalogram.
  3. Boxuan Tang. Circle Line Intermittent Signal Interference Investigation.
  4. Peining Pan, Aung Aung Phyo Wai and Gary Tan. Evaluation of Consumer-Grade EEG Headsets for BCI Drone Control.

Poster Session @ Foyer, Level 4, Matrix:

  1. Ng Wei En and Yeoh Jia Er. Study of Impossible Differential Cryptanalysis on Block Ciphers.
  2. Xiaorun Wu and Junhui Yang. Fourier Transform Spectroscopy of Helium-Neon Laser to Nanometer Precision.
  3. Tiedong Liu. Spacetime Geometry for Holographic Duality.
  4. Chermaine Tan Si Ying, Jing Ying Qiu and Vanetta Lee En Xuan. FALDET – A Fall Detection Device for the Elderly.
  5. Tejas Venkatesh. Application of Artificial Intelligence to Bronchiectasis Patient Clinical Data Analysis.
  6. Hema Chandrasekaran. Simplification of Road Network Models through Successive Spatial Thresholding.
  7. Benjamin Yep, Thoniyot Praveen and Eun Ju Park. Glycerol loaded submicron lens shaped silica for use in cosmetics.
  8. Chelsia Wong, Parijat Kanaujia, Algin Oh and Thoniyot Praveen. Comparison of solvent based and solvent-free Encapsulation of Hydrophobic Actives.
  9. Sanghoon Lee, Wendy Yen Xian Peh, John S Ho, Nitish V Thakor, Shih-Cheng Yen and Chengkuo Lee. Flexible Neural Clip (FNC) for Neuromodulation of Small Peripheral Nerves.