Research areas

Computer and robotic vision

Machine learning

Space and defence

Autonomous driving


Research outputs

Honours and awards

Honours and awards won by students and supervisees

  • Ryan Faulkner: Computer Science Innovation Award, Ingenuity 2019.
  • Álvaro Parra Bustos: Dean’s Commendation for Doctoral Thesis Excellence, ECMS 2016.
  • Marcus Low: Google Award for Best Honours Thesis, 2015.
  • Guosheng Lin: Dean’s Commendation for Doctoral Thesis Excellence, 2014.
  • Guosheng Lin: Google Ph.D. Fellowship, 2014.
  • Quoc Huy Tran: Dean’s Commendation for Doctoral Thesis Excellence, 2014.
  • Trung Thanh Pham: Dean’s Commendation for Doctoral Thesis Excellence, 2014.
  • Trung Thanh Pham: Invitation to Heidelberg Laureate Forum, 2013.
  • William X. Liu: Google Award for Best Honours Thesis, 2013.
  • Trung T. Pham: Google Ph.D. Fellowship, 2012.

Research inputs

  • T.-J. Chin, M. Tetlow, T.-F. Lu, N. Sergiienko, A. Eriksson and R. Mahony. Ultra-fine Attitude Control via Event-based Star Tracking and Piezoelectric Stabilisation. SmartSat CRC Project, $600,000, 2020-2023.
  • T.-J. Chin. New Paradigms for Robust Fitting: Kernelisation and Polyhedral Search. ARC Discovery Project, $370,000, 2020-2022.
  • I. D. Reid, T.-J. Chin and G. Carneiro. Trusted Autonomous Ground Vehicle injected in an EW application (TAGVIEW): Research Stream 1: Semantic understanding withinference and reasoning. Trusted Autonomy Systems - Defence CRC project, $2,894,350, 2020-2023.
  • T.-J. Chin and M. Webb. Event-based Star Tracking for Celestial Navigation in Daylight. White Paper, Future Submarine Program - Combat System Integrator R&D Program, Lockheed Martin Australia, $70,000, 2020.
  • T.-J. Chin, J. Worrall, and K. Fukui. Visual markers for UAV-based facade inspection. Mawson Lakes Fellowship Program, $20,000, 2018-2019.
  • T.-J. Chin, D. Suter, and M. Tetlow. Space-based space surveillance with robust computer vision algorithms. ARC Linkage Project, $275,000, 2016-2018.
  • T.-J. Chin and D. Suter. Optimal robust fitting under the framework of LP-type methods. ARC Discovery Project, $268,000, 2016-2018.
  • T.-J. Chin. Quantifying performance of image processing for optical space situational awareness data. DSTG Research Agreement, $24,200, 2016.
  • T.-J. Chin. Guaranteed outlier removal for point cloud registration“, DSTG Research Agreement, $15,000, 2016.
  • I. D. Reid, T.-J. Chin, and J. Howarth. Visual sensing for localisation and mapping in mining. ARC Linkage Project, $220,000, 2014-2016.
  • D. Suter, T.-J. Chin, A. Bab-Hadiashar, and P. Chen. Improved image analysis: maximised statistical use of geometry/shape constraints. ARC Discovery Project, $330,000, 2013-2015.
  • G. Carneiro and T.-J. Chin. Automated reasoning under uncertainty for visual object recognition and classification”, Regione Puglia - South Australia Awards for Research Collaboration, $70,000, 2012-2013.

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