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Brian W.B. Chu

Adjunct Faculty

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Education

  • Master of Commerce (Actuarial Studies) by Thesis, Macquarie University (2008)
  • Associate of the Actuaries Institute of Australia (2006-2021)
  • Bachelor of Applied Finance and Bachelor of Commerce (Actuarial Studies), Macquarie University (2005)
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
  • Innovation, Decision-Making & Leadership
  • Logistics & Supply Chain Management
  • E-Commerce & Technology
SUBJECTS TAUGHT/STUDENT PROJECT MENTOR
  • Financial and Risk Modelling (2020, 2021)
  • Financial Markets and Institutions (2019)
  • Financial Statements Analysis (2020)
  • Cost Accounting (2020)
  • Action Learning Project (2022)
  • CFA Investment Research Challenge Mentor for SP Jain Representatives – Sydney Campus (2021)
EXPERIENCE

Academic Experience

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor in Finance and Financial Modelling, SP Jain College of Global Management (2019-Present)
  • Adjunct Lecturer in Business, Alphacrucis College (2019- Present)
  • Course Tutor in Fellowship Level Finance and Investment Management, Actuaries Institute of Australia (2017-2021)
  • Course Coordinator and Sessional Teacher in Finance, Macquarie University International College (2016-2020)
  • Lecturer in Risk and Actuarial Studies, University of New South Wales (2010-2014)
  • Adjunct Lecturer in Actuarial Studies, Finance and Statistics, Macquarie University (2009-2011, 2014-2018)
  • Course Tutor in Fellowship Level Investments, Actuaries Institute of Australia (2009-2011)
  • Tutor in Accounting and Economics, University of New South Wales Foundation Studies (2008-2009)
  • Associate Lecturer in Actuarial Studies, Macquarie University (2006-2007)
  • Tutor in Actuarial Studies, Accounting, Economics, Finance and Statistics (2004-2006)

Corporate Experience

  • Founding Director and Fund Manager, Australian Gold Fund (2019-Present)
  • Editor and Gold Analyst, Fat Tail Investment Research (2021-Present)
  • Executive Remuneration Modelling Consultant, Guerdon Associates (2014-2016)
  • Research Associate, Work Injury Research Foundation (2009-2010)
  • Research Associate, Egan Associates (2008)

Research Interests

  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Wearable Sensor
  • Image Processing & Bioinformatics
  • Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Machine Learning
  • Location & Mobility
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Embedded system (Sensors) design & simulation
  • Big Data, Business Analytics
  • Digital Transformation Consulting, Cybersecurity,
  • Trusted computing
  • Industry 4.0
  • Predictive Modeling
  • Algorithm & Data Structure
  • Digital Supply Network, Supply Chain 4.0.

Conference Presentations

  • IEEE 7th International conference for Convergence in Technology (I2CT), India, Apr 7-9, 2022
  • IEEE conference CIRH-2021, India, 16-18 Dec 2021
  • Medlab Middle East, World Trade Center, Dubai, 3-6 February, 2020
  • MoSICom 2020, BITS Pilani, Dubai, 29-31 January, 2020
  • 2nd IMCES, Plaine Magnien, Mauritius, 05-07 May 2019
  • 3rd Int. Conf. on Green Computing and Eng. Tech., Limerick, 08-10 August 2017 in Killaloe, Ireland
  • IEEE Indiacom-2017, Delhi, 01- 03 March, 2017, India
  • Int. Conf. on Allied Electrical and Comm. Systems”, (ICAECS 2016), Guntur, 8-10 December, 2016
  • GISWORX, Dubai, UAE, 19-21 April, 20166
  • IEEE Indiacom-2016, Delhi, 2016, India
  • Advances in Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology (ICANN-2016), Delhi, 4-5, Nov. 2016
  • IEEE Indiacom-2016, Delhi, 16-18 March, 2016, India
  • IEEE IMaRC 2015. Hyderabad, 10-12 December, 2015, India
  • CSI 2015, Delhi, 2-5 December, 2015, India
  • IEEE TENCON 2015, Macau ,1 - 4 November, 2015, China
  • IEEE CCEEDS, 28 -30 March, 2015, India
  • IEEE Int. Conference on Engineering & Technology, Coimbatore, 20 March, 2015
  • IIEEE Intern. Conf. on Networks, Electronics, Comm. & Control, Azhagappapurm, 5 - 6 March, 2015
  • IEEE GHTC-SAS, Trivandrum, 26 - 27 September, 2014, India
  • IEEE Region 10 Symposium, Kuala Lumpur, 14 – 16 April, 2014, Malaysia
  • IEEE Humanitarian Technology Conf. (R10-HTC), Sendai, 26-29 Aug., 2013, Japan
  • 14. IEEE icOPEN2013, 9-11-April, 2013, Singapore
  • Map World Forum, Connecting solution development, Hyderabad, 2009
  • Summit on ‘Strategic Selling in the Global Economy’, Robert B Miller 2008, USA
  • Annual Esri International User Conference, Sandiego, 2007, USA

Chapters in Books

  • Image-based hibiscus plant disease detection using deep learning. Internet of Things and Machine Learning in Agriculture, Berlin, Boston: De Gruyter, 2021, pp. 251-274. https://doi.org/10.1515/9783110691276-013.
  • Advances in Machine Learning and Computational Intelligence, Springer, Singapore, 2020

Editorial and Reviewer Activities

  • IEEE Indiacom 2019 – TPC Member

RESEARCH & PUBLICATIONS

  • “Thyroid Nodule Detection in Infrared Thermography Using Deep Learning”, Accepted, IEEE,2022
  • "Silicon nanostructure-based photonic MEMS sensor for biosensing application," J. Nanophoton. 15(2), 026001 (2021), doi: 10.1117/1.JNP.15.026001.
  • "Breast Cancer Detection using Thermal Images and Deep Learning", pp. 211-216, IEEE Xplore, doi: 10.23919/INDIACom49435.2020.9083722.
  • “Comparative Analysis of Anomaly in Hormonal Behavior in Hypothyroidism using Artificial Intelligence”, Medlab Middle East 2020, Dubai
  • “Multichannel Biosensor for Skin Type Analysis” In: Advances in Machine Learning and Computational Intelligence. Algorithms for Intelligent Systems. Springer, Singapore, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-15-5243-4_57
  • “Design of Ultra-High Sensitive Biosensor to Detect E. Coli in Water” International Journal of Inf. Technology, Springer Nature Switzerland. 2019.
  • “Detection of Malignant Tissue using Metal Dielectric Interface Based Plasmonic Biosensor”, IJITEE, 8, 6S4, 2019
  • “Photonic Crystal Based Sensor for DNA Analysis of Cancer Detection”. In: Mishra A., Basu A., Tyagi V. (eds) Silicon Photonics & High-Performance Computing. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 718, 2018, Springer, Singapore
  • “Photonic Crystal Based Micro Interferometer Biochip (PC-IMRR) for Early Stage Detection of Melanoma”, Pertanika J. Sci. & Technol. 26 (3): 1505 - 1512, 2018, Malaysia
  • "Rapid Detection of Drugs Abuse by Adapting Surface Plasmonic Micro Ring Resonator". International Journal of Signal Processing, Image Processing and Pattern Recognition. 10, 111-124.,2017 Australia
  • "Optical Biosensor Design to Detect Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Bacteria”, Journal of Advanced Research in Dynamical and Control Systems,100-11302-Special Issue, 2017
  • “A comparative study of Saline and Non-Saline water in application of tomato yield by using Photonic Sensor”, Indiacom-2016, Paper ID: 922, Special Session ID: SS # 5.104, 2016, IEEE, USA
  • “Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) Based Dual Channel Optical Waveguide for Bio sensing Application”, Recent Trends in Sensor Research and Technology. 2016; 3(2): 1–7p., India
  • “Application of machine learning for real-time evaluation of salinity (or TDS) in drinking water using photonic sensors”, Drink. Water Eng. Sci.,9, 37-45, https://doi.org/10.5194/dwes-9-37-2016, 2016, Copernicus, Germany
  • “Bio-medical Nano Sensor for Criminal Investigation “, ICANN-2016 conference proceeding of Jamia Millia Islamia University, India
  • “A Photonic Crystal based Optical Sensor for the detection of Sulfate in Seawater”, 2015 IEEE International Conference on Engineering and Technology (ICETECH), 20th March 2015, Coimbatore, TN, India.
  • “A Novel-Platform for the Detection of Magnesium in Seawater using Photonic Crystal based Ring Resonator”, Discovery, 47(216), 18-21, 2015, India
  • “Spectral analysis of Photonic Crystal based bio-sensor using AdaBoost algorithm”, doi: 10.1109/ICCSP.2015.7322834, 1806 – 1810, 2015, IEEE, USA.
  • “An efficient design of serial and parallel memory using Quantum dot cellular automata”, doi: 10.1109/TENCON.2015.7372939, 1 – 4, 2015, IEEE, USA
  • “Design of optical sensor for detection of brininess of water”, doi: 10.1109/GHTC-SAS.2014.6967566, 99 – 104, 2014, IEEE, USA
  • “Design and simulation of Photonic Crystal based biosensor for detection of different blood components”, doi:10.1109/TENCONSpring.2014.6863019,171-176,2014, IEEE, USA
  • “A finite element analysis for dynamic strain measurement with enhanced sensitivity”, doi: 10.1109/WRAP.2013.6917718, 1 – 2, 2013, IEEE, USA
  • “Mapping of aqua constituents using Photonic Crystal”, doi: 10.1109/R10-HTC.2013.6669063, 320 – 325, 2013, IEEE, USA
  • “Spatial Cloud Computing (SC2) on the AppEngine Platform”, Geospatial World Forum, 2011, India
  • “Organizing Geographic Site Information in Six Languages”, ArcNews Online, 2010, USA
  • “The Making of Monlis, Mongolia’s Countrywide Information System”, GeoWorld, 2010, USA
  • "Grievance Management and Spatial Decision Support System for Urban Planning and Management of Rajasthan Cities" at MapWorld Forum, 2010.
  • “Earthquake Disaster Management Using GIS and Probabilistic Risk Assessment”, Geospatial World, 2009
  • “The Future of Earthquake Disaster Management”, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p30 GeoWorld, 2008, USA.

BLOG

International Talks & Workshops

2022, India AICTE-ISTE Sponsored Refresher Program on “DESIGN THINKING”
2022, India Celebration of National Science Day, 28th Feb. 2022
2021, Peru International Seminar Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Peru
2021, India IoT for Rural Healthcare, IEEE conference CIRH-2021
2021, India 3rd Int. Conf. on Innovative Trends in Electronics Engineering ICITEE-2021
2021, India AICTE Training and Learning (ATAL) Faculty Development Program
2021, India National Webinar, Ethical Framework for innovation, AICTE (ABHILASH)
2021, India Faculty Development Program, Photonics for Artificial Intelligence, IEEE
2021, India Faculty Development Program on AI in Healthcare, AIKTC
2020, India Arti¬ficial Intelligence for Smart Health, The Oxford College of Eng.
2019, Mauritius 2nd IMCES, Plaine Magnien
2017, Ireland Conf. 3rd ICGCET
2015, China Conf. IEEE TENCON
2014, Malaysia Conf. Region 10
2013, Japan Conf. IEEE R10HTC
2013, Singapore IEEE ICOPEN
2010, Mongolia NLIS Seminar
2008, Qatar Smart Gov. Symposium.
2007, USA ESRI User Conf.
2006, USA McGraw-Hill conf.
2005, The Netherlands TEGSIS Symposium.
2004, UK Sports England Symposium.

 

Awards & Recognition

  • IMaRC 2015, IEEE USA, 1st prize for HCI (2015)
  • Geospatial World, India Best Paper (2011)
  • ESRI User Conference, India, Penultimate (2010)
  • Map World, India, Geospatial Excellence (2009)
  • USA County Project Leadership Awards (1997-2000)
  • GATE-92, HRD Ministry, Govt. of India. Scholarship (1992)

Memberships

  • IEEE Council (Nanotechnology, Biometrics, Sensors & Systems), Electronic Design Automation,
  • Tableau for Teaching program

Media Appearances & Coverage

  • IEEE SIGHT January 2016 Newsletter – Reported a story about our research on an innovative device that makes computers more accessible to people with disabilities
  • IEEE Antenna and Propagation Magazine, USA, April 2016 - Reported about the 1st prize for HCI design to my team