Wei Tsang received his B.Sc.(Hon.) degree from the Department of Information Systems and Computer Science (now School of Computing), NUS in 1996, and Ph.D. from Cornell University in 2001. He joined Berkeley Multimedia Research Center in U.C. Berkeley as a postdoc in 2001, before re-joining NUS in 2002. He belongs to NEMESYS, a research group focusing on interactive networked multimedia systems. His current topics of research include 3D streaming, interactive video streaming, and networked virtual environments.
Mun Choon graduated with a BS in Computer and Electrical Engineering from Purdue University, West Lafeyette, Indiana, in 1990, MSEE in 1993 and Ph.D. in 1997, both from Columbia University. In Columbia, he was a member of the comet group and worked under the supervision of Prof. Aurel A. Lazar. From 1997 to 2003, he was a Member of Technical Staff in the Networking Research Laboratory, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies. Mun Choon join NUS in 2004 and is currently an Associate Professor in School of Computing. HE is a member of the Communication and Internet Research Lab.
Haifeng Yu is currently an Associate Professor at Department of Computer Science, National University of Singapore. Previously he was a Researcher at Intel Research Pittsburgh and an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Department of Computer Science, Carnegie Mellon University. Haifeng received his Ph.D. (2002) from Duke University. Haifeng's current research interests cover the general area of Distributed Computing, Distributed Algorithms, Communication Complexity, Applied Algorithms in Networking, and Distributed Systems Security.
Jiangtao (Gene) Wen received the BS, MS and Ph.D. degrees with honors from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, in 1992, 1994 and 1996 respectively, all in Electrical Engineering. From 1996 to 1998, he was a Staff Research Fellow at UCLA, where he conducted cutting-edge research on multimedia coding and communications. Many of his inventions were later adopted by international standards such as H.263, MPEG and H.264. After UCLA, he served as the Principal Scientist of PacketVideo Corp., the CTO of Morphbius Technology Inc., the Director of Video Codec Technologies of Mobilygen Corp, the Senior Director of Technology of Ortiva Wireless and consulted for Stretch Inc. and Ocarina Networks. Since 2009, Dr. Wen has held a Professorship at the Department of Computer Science and Technology of Tsinghua University. He was a Visiting Fellow at Princeton University in 2010. Dr. Wen was elected a Fellow of the IEEE in 2011.
Kang obtained his Bachelor of Computer Science and Ph.D. in Computer Science from Tsinghua University in 1999 and 2004 respectively. His current research focuses on system virtualization. Before joining Department of Computer Science, Tsinghua University, he worked at Intel China Research Center where he researched into data streaming in the grid environment. He has also worked on Chinese natural language processing while he was at City University in Hong Kong between 2001 and 2002.
Vu Thanh received his PhD in Computer Science from the School Of Computing at National University of Singapore in 2008. Before joining the Jiku Project, he worked in the industry as a research analyst. His research interests are in video streaming.
Pang Cong currently is a PhD candidate in School Of Computing at National University of Singapore, NUS. He get Bachelor degree in Computer Science from Nankai University in Tianjin, China in 2010. Before attending NUS, he had research experience at Microsoft, National University of Singapore, and Shanda Innovations. His research interests are in 3D processing and video processing.
Padmanabha received his Bachelor in Engineering degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the National Institute of Engineering, Mysore India in 2004. He worked as a senior software engineer at MindTree Ltd from Sept 2004 to December 2007. He has been a PhD student in the Communications and Internet Research Lab from January 2008 working under the supervision of Prof Chan Mun Choon. He works on research problems related to data retrieval in constrained networks and audio applications in smart phones. He is a member of the Jiku project team since 2011. He also worked on a research project funded by SMART FUM.
Girisha received his B.Sc. (Hons) in Computer Science from the University of Colombo School of Computing, Sri Lanka in 2009. He joined the National University of Singapore as PhD student in 2011. Girisha’s main research interests includes Wireless Networking, Multi path TCP and exploration of multi homed mobile devices.
Hui Wang received his BS degree from the Department of Software Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT) in 2010, and joined the Ph.D program in NUS in the same year. His research area is in wireless mesh network streaming.
Zhen Wei Zhao received his B.Comp. degree in Computer Engineering from National University of Singapore in 2009. He is currently pursuing the Ph.D degree in NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering, under the supervision of Assoc. Prof. Ooi Wei Tsang. His main research interests include distributed computing, multimedia systems, P2P streaming systems, and performance modeling.
Feipeng received his B.ENG (Hons) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Nanyang Technological University. He is currently pursuing the part-time M. Computing degree in the Department of Computer Science, National University of Singapore, under the supervision of Assoc. Prof. Wei Tsang Ooi. He is also working as a Research Assistant in the Department of Information Systems, NUS. His research interests include multimedia applications and mobile applications.
Khiem received his B.Comp. degree (Hon.) in Computer Engineering from the Department of Computer Science, National University of Singapore in 2010. While at NUS, he was a member of the Special Programme in Computing and worked on the Zoomable Video Streaming project. He joined the NEMESYS research group as a Research Assistant in 2010. His research interests include multimedia systems and networking, 3D video coding and streaming, and interactive multimedia applications.
Arash graduated with a B.Sc. degree in Software Engineering from Department of Computer Engineering, University of Isfahan, Iran in 2009 and a M.Eng. degree in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics from Department of Computer Science, University of Toulouse, ENSEEIHT, Toulouse, France in 2011. He joined NExT Search Center at School of Computing, National University of Singapore, Singapore in 2011 as a Research Assistant. His current topic of research is interactive video streaming.
Ravindra received his B.E degree in Electronics & Communication engineering from the National Institute of Engineering, Mysore India in 1997, MS and Ph.D. from the Indian Institute of Science in 2000 and 2006 respectively. He worked as a senior software engineer at HP Networking and as a senior research engineer at Motorola India Research Lab between 2005 and 2009. He has been with the NEMESYS research group as a research fellow since 2009. His research interests include video-aware networking, retrieval algorithms, video coding, 3D and holographic video formats, and algorithms for interactivity in streamed video.
Mukesh Saini received his PhD in computer science from School of Computing, National University of Singapore. He is currently working as a Research Associate on the project “NExT Search Center” at NUS. Prior to PhD, he obtained Master of Technology (M. Tech) in Electronics Design and Technology from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. His PhD dissertation is on “Privacy aware multimedia surveillance”. His other research interests include multimedia architectures, privacy aware multimedia systems, and performance modeling of multimedia systems. He has played roles of Reviewer, TPC member, Tutorial organizer, and Panelist for various reputed conferences and journals.
Wang Wei is currently a Ph.D. candidate in School of Computing, National University of Singapore. His research interest is broadly on wireless networking, especially on link-layer fairness, TCP performance over wireless, and wireless multimedia streaming. He obtained B.Eng. degree (First Class Honour) and M。Eng。 degree from Nanyang Technological University.