Brian Ng

Dr Brian Ng

Senior Lecturer

School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD - email supervisor to discuss availability.


Brian Ng has active interests in digital signal processing and its numerous applications. His areas of expertise include: wavelets and multi-rate systems, pattern recognition, radar imaging and terahertz time domain spectroscopy.

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  • Appointments

    Date Position Institution name
    2012 - 2015 Associate Dean (International) University of Adelaide
    2011 Senior Lecturer University of Adelaide
    2002 - 2010 Lecturer University of Adelaide
  • Language Competencies

    Language Competency
    Chinese (Cantonese) Can read, write, speak and understand spoken
  • Education

    Date Institution name Country Title
    University of Adelaide Australia PhD
    University of Adelaide Australia B. E. (E&E) (First class Honours)
    University of Adelaide Australia B. Sc. (Ma. & Comp. Sc.)
  • Research Interests

Beyond the diffraction limit: sub-difraction T-ray biochip sensing using planar metamaterials

ARC Discovery 2014-16

$405,000

Investigation of Self and Peer Assessment for Honours Research Projects Using MyUni

University E-Learning Development Grant 2012

$12,400

 

Courses taught:

  • Digital Signal Processing (2017)
  • Radar Principles (2017)
  • Signal Processing/Principles of Signal Processing (2010-2017)
  • Business Management Systems (course coordinator, 2016)
  • Engineering Communication & Critical Thinking (course coordinator, semester 2, 2016)
  • RF Engineering/Principles of RF Engineering (2014-2015)
  • Signals and Systems (2008-2013)
  • Electronics (2012)
  • Circuit Analysis (2011)
  • Signal Processing IV (2006-2009)
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  • Current Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)

    Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name
    2018 Co-Supervisor Terahertz Sensing Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mrs Jakeya Sultana
    2018 Principal Supervisor Polarimetric Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) Remote Sensing to Retrieve the Soil Moisture Under Forest Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Ms Rifat Afroz
    2017 Co-Supervisor Terahertz Sensors Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Md. Saiful Islam
    2016 Principal Supervisor Translational Motion Compensation Techniques for Radar Imaging of Non-Cooperative Target in Multi-Bistatic Scenarios Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Part Time Miss Emma Lucy Heading
  • Past Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)

    Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name
    2015 - 2018 Principal Supervisor Maritime Radar Target Detection Using Time Frequency Analysis Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Vichet Duk
    2013 - 2017 Co-Supervisor Tri-Orthogonal Polarisation Diverse Communications Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Nicholas Paul Lawrence
    2013 - 2018 Co-Supervisor Long-Term Memory for Cognitive Architectures: A Hardware Approach Using Resistive Devices Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Peng Wang
    2012 - 2018 Principal Supervisor Effects of the Troposphere upon Radio Communications and Implications for Weather Measurement Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Nathan John Anderson
    2012 - 2017 Principal Supervisor Underdetermined DOA Estimation of Deterministic Signals using High Order Statistics and Noncircularity Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Yuexian Wang
    2011 - 2017 Principal Supervisor Large Scale Antenna Array for GPS Bistatic Radar Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Chow Yii Pui
    2010 - 2014 Co-Supervisor Techniques for Quality of Service Improvement in Internetworks Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Jianghe Zhou
    2009 - 2014 Principal Supervisor Design of bi-orthogonal rational Discrete Wavelet Transform and the associated applications Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Dr Si Tran Nguyen Nguyen
    2009 - 2013 Principal Supervisor Characterizing and Mitigating Scattering Effects in Terahertz Time Domain Spectroscopy Measurements Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Mayank Kaushik
    2009 - 2015 Principal Supervisor An Investigation of Automatic Feature Extraction for Clustered Microcalcifications on Digital Mammograms Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Miss Aqilah Baseri Huddin
    2009 - 2015 Co-Supervisor Bio-Inspired Vision Model Implementation In Compressed Surveillance Videos Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Saman Poursoltan
    2008 - 2013 Co-Supervisor Detailed Investigation of Negative Sequence Current Compensation Technique for Stator Shorted Turn Fault Detection of Induction Motors Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Syaiful Bakhri
    2008 - 2010 Co-Supervisor Performance Estimation of Oversampled Bio-Inspired Velocity Estimator Based on Reichardt Correlator Master of Engineering Science Master Full Time Mr Bin Guo
    2007 - 2009 Co-Supervisor Signal Processing for a Brain Computer Interface Master of Engineering Science Master Full Time Mr Ruiting Yang
    2006 - 2010 Principal Supervisor Terahertz Spectroscopy and Modelling of Biotissue Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Ms Gretel Png
    2006 - 2013 Co-Supervisor Novel hardware for terahertz time-domain spectroscopy (THz-TDS) Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Mr Benjamin Ung
    2005 - 2009 Co-Supervisor Pattern Recognition and Tomographic Reconstruction with Terahertz Signals for Applications in Biomedical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Dr Xiaoxia Yin
    2004 - 2008 Principal Supervisor Collaborative Information Processing Techniques for Target Tracking in Wireless Sensor Networks Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Part Time Mr Hui Ma
    2003 - 2006 Co-Supervisor Testing Digital Receiver Performance Through an HF Environment Simulator Master of Engineering Science Master Part Time Mr Wayne Phillip Pennington
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  • Board Memberships

    Date Role Board name Institution name Country
    2014 - ongoing Board Member Higher Education Academic Board TAFE SA Australia
  • Offices Held

    Date Office Name Institution Country
    2017 - ongoing Chair IEEE SA Communications & Signal Processing Chapter Australia
    2015 - ongoing Treasurer IEEE SA Communications & Signal Processing Chapter
  • Position: Senior Lecturer
  • Phone: 83135054
  • Email: brian.ng@adelaide.edu.au
  • Fax: 8313 4360
  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: Ingkarni Wardli, floor 3
  • Room: 3 35
  • Org Unit: School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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