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2015 FYP Competition:


2016 Student Project Competition:

 

 

Both the 13th Final Year Project (FYP) Competition and 10th Postgraduate Paper Contest organized by the IEEE (HK) Computational Intelligence Chapter have been concluded.

This year, we have received many entries from different universities in Hong Kong, including the City University of Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Baptist University, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Open University of Hong Kong, the University of Hong Kong, and. Each submitted project/paper went through a review process by our panel consisting of experts in the area of computational intelligence.

Finally, the following papers/projects were shortlisted, and then presented in the ceremony, which was held on August 20, 2016. As a result, the competition results are as follows:

 

FYP Competition:

1. Champion: “Chinese Character and Word Analysis in Daily Essays”, Student: Leung Ming Tak (HKU)

2. First Runner-up: “Improved Adaptive Global Replacement Scheme for MOEA/D-AGR”, Students: Tam Hiu Hin Tony (OUHK)

3. Second Runner-up: “Energy Harvesting Framework for Internet of Things Applications”, Student: Yau Cheuk Wang Macro (HKU)

 

Postgraduate Paper Contest:

1. Champion: “Feature Extraction via Non-negative Matrix and Tensor Factorization”, Student: Ang Man Shun (HKU)

2. First Runner-up: “A New Optimal Resource Allocation Scheme for Computationally Expensive Problems”, Student: Sun Yi (HKU)

3. Second Runner-up: “Incorporating Copying Mechanism in Sequence-to-Sequence Learning”, Student: Gu Jiatao (HKU)

 

 

 

 

2015 FYP Competition:


2015 Student Project Competition:

 

 

Both the 12th Final Year Project (FYP) Competition and 9th Postgraduate Paper Contest organized by the IEEE (HK) Computational Intelligence Chapter have been recently concluded.

This year, we have received many entries from different universities in Hong Kong, including the City University of Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Baptist University, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Open University of Hong Kong, the University of Hong Kong, and. Each submitted project/paper went through a review process by our panel consisting of experts in the area of computational intelligence.

Finally, the following papers/projects were shortlisted, and then presented in the ceremony, which was held on August 22, 2015. As a result, the competition results are as follow:

 

FYP Competition:

1. Champion: “Intraday Volume Forecasting for Algorithmic Trading via Kalman Filter”, Student: RAN Chen (HKUST)

2. First Runner-up: “Study and Design of an Indoor Positioning Method: a simple and rapid approach”, Students: YUNG Po Tsang & DING Li (PolyU)

3. Second Runner-up: “ActiveCrowd”, Student: Rigsby CHI (CityU)

 

Postgraduate Paper Contest:

1. Champion: “A Social Spider Algorithm for Global Optimization”, Student: James YU (HKU)

2. First Runner-up: “Resource Allocation between Initialization and Optimization under computational expensive environment”, Student: Mike SUN (CityU)

3. Second Runner-up: “Collaborative Deep Learning for Recommender Systems”, Student: WONG Hao (HKUST)

 

 

 

 

2014 FYP Competition:

2014 Student Project Competition:

 

 

Both the 11th Final Year Project (FYP) Competition and 8th Postgraduate Paper Contest organized by the IEEE (HK) Computational Intelligence Chapter have been recently concluded.

This year, we have received several entries from different universities in Hong Kong, including the Chinese University of Hong Kong, the City University of Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Baptist University, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Open University of Hong Kong, the University of Hong Kong, and. Each submitted project/paper went through a review process by our panel consisting of experts in the area of computational intelligence.

Finally, the following papers/projects were shortlisted, and then presented in the ceremony, which was held on August 23, 2014. As a result, the competition results are as follows:

 

FYP Competition:

1. Champion: “Single Channel EOG-based Human-Computer Interface”, Student: ANG Man Shun Anderson (HKU)

2. First Runner-up: “Augmented Reality with 3D Viewer”, Students: WANG Yichen & DING Li (CUHK)

3. Second Runner-up: “Positioning Algorithms for iBeacon”, Student: HO Yik Him (PolyU)

 

Postgraduate Paper Contest:

1. Champion: “Halfspace Sampling”, Student: AU Chun Kit (CUHK)

2. First Runner-up: “Look Over Here: Attention-Directing Composition of Manga Elements”, Student: YING Cao (CityU)

3. Second Runner-up: “Parallel Analytics as a Service”, Student: WONG Petrie (PolyU)

 

 

2005 FYP Competition:

2013 Student Project Competition:

 

 

Both the 10 th Final Year Project (FYP) Competition and 7 th Postgraduate Paper Contest organized by the IEEE (HK) Computational Intelligence Chapter have been recently concluded.

This year, we have received several entries from different universities in Hong Kong, including the Chinese University of Hong Kong, the City University of Hong Kong, the University of Hong Kong and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Each submitted project/paper went through a review process by our panel consisting of experts in the area of computational intelligence.

Finally, the following papers/projects were shortlisted, and then presented in the ceremony, which was held on Septemper 7, 2013. As a result, the competition results are as follows:

 

FYP Competition:

1. Champion: “Music Annotation with Augmented MFCC”, Student: NI Chenying (CityU)

2. First Runner-up: “Investigation of PSO for Multi-objective optimisation”, Student: LEUNG Man Fai(OUHK)

3. Second Runner-up: “Treating Cockroach Phobia with Augmented Reality, Graded Exposure and Microsoft Kinect”, Student: CHEUNG Stella Wing Nga (OUHK)

 

Postgraduate Paper Contest:

1. Champion: “Distributed Clock Skew and Offset Estimation in Wireless Sensor Networks with Belief Propagation: Asynchronous Algorithm and Convergence Analysis”, Student: DU Jian (HKU)

2. First Runner-up: “The Dynamics of Reinforcement Social Learning in Cooperative Multiagent Systems”, Student: HAO Jianye (CUHK)

3. Second Runner-up: “Applying Heuristic Optimization and Cloud Computing to Investiment Opportunities Forecasting”, Student: LI Zhixi(HKU)

 

 

2005 FYP Competition:

2012 Student Project Competition:

 

 

Both the 9 th Final Year Project (FYP) Competition and 6 th Postgraduate Paper Contest organized by the IEEE (HK) Computational Intelligence Chapter have been recently concluded.

This year, we have received several entries from different universities in Hong Kong, including the Chinese University of Hong Kong, the City University of Hong Kong, the University of Hong Kong and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Each submitted project/paper went through a review process by our panel consisting of experts in the area of computational intelligence.

Finally, the following papers/projects were shortlisted, and then presented in the ceremony, which was held on August 25, 2012. As a result, the competition results are as follows:

 

Postgraduate Paper Contest:

1. Champion: “Viral Marketing for Dedicated Customers”, Student: Cheng LONG (HKUST), Supervisor: Raymond Wong

2. First Runner-up: “Efficient Image/Video Retexturing Using Parallel Bilateral Grids”, Student: Ping LI (CUHK), Supervisor: Hanqiu SUN

3. Second Runner-up: “Trace Ratio Optimization based Semi-Supervised Multimodal Nonlinear Dimensionality Reduction for Marginal Manifold Visualization”, Students: Zhao (Jared) ZHANG and Mingbo ZHAO (CityU), Supervisor: Tommy W. S. Chow

 

FYP Competition:

1. Champion: “A Comprehensive Study of Histograms of Oriented Gradients and Color Histogram Distance in Pedestrian Detection”, Students: Bing XU and Ding LIU (CUHK), Supervisor: Sean Xiaoou Tang

2. First Runner-up: “Data Mining for Business Applications”, Students: Ka Man, CHAN, Ka Wing, HO, Pui Yan, KWAN and Wai Ming, LAM (HKUST), Supervisor: Raymond Wong

3. Second Runner-up: “Xbox Kinect Presenter”, Students: Andy Yat Tin, LAU and Kin Wing, LAU (CUHK), Supervisor: Jiaya Jia

 

 

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2005 FYP Competition:

2011 Student Project Competition:

 

Both the 8 th Final Year Project (FYP) Competition and 5 th Postgraduate Paper Contest organized by the IEEE (HK) Computational Intelligence Chapter have been recently concluded.

This year, we have received several entries from different universities in Hong Kong, including the the Chinese University of Hong Kong, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and the Hong Kong Baptist University. Each submitted project/paper went through a review process by our panel consisting of experts in the area of computational intelligence.

Finally, the following papers/projects were short listed, and then presented in the ceremony, which was held on August 20, 2011. As a result, the competition results are as follows:

 

 

Postgraduate Paper Contest:

 

   1. Champion: “Learning Robotics Control from One Demonstration”, Student: Tak Kit Lau (CUHK), Supervisor: Yunhui Liu

 

   2. First Runner-up: “Minimizing Seed Set for Viral Marketing”, Student: Cheng LONG (HKUST), Supervisor: Raymond Wong

 

   3. Second Runner-up: “Authenticating Moving Spatial Queries”, Student: Duncan Yung (PolyU), Supervisor: Eric Lo

 

 

FYP Competition:

 

   1. Champion: “Opinion Mining for Adverse Reactions in Anti-depression Drug”, Student: Chao TANG (Baptist U), Supervisor: Chun Hung LI

 

   2. First Runner-up: “Multi-Task Learning for Personalized Age Estimation”, Student: Xiang GAO (HKUST), Supervisor: Dit-Yan Yeung

 

 

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2005 FYP Competition:

2010 Student Project Competition:

 

Both the 7 th Final Year Project (FYP) Competition and 4 th Postgraduate Paper Contest organized by the IEEE (HK) Computational Intelligence Chapter have been recently concluded.

This year, we have received several entries from different universities in Hong Kong, including the the Chinese University of Hong Kong , the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and the Hong Kong Baptist University. Each submitted project/paper went through a review process by our panel consisting of experts in the area of computational intelligence.

Finally, the six papers/projects were short listed, and then presented in the ceremony, which was held on August 28, 2010. As a result, the competition results are as follows:

 

 

Postgraduate Paper Contest:

 

   1. Champion: “Multi-TaskWarped Gaussian Process for Personalized Age Estimation”, Author:Yu Zhang (HKUST), Supervisor: DY Yeung.

 

   2. First Runner-up: “Collaborative Reliability Prediction of Service-Oriented Systems”, Author: Zibin Zheng (CUHK), Supervisor: Michael R. Lyu.

 

   3. Second Runner-up: “Colorization Using Optimal Gabor Wavelet Space”, Author: Bin Sheng (CUHK), Supervisor: Hanqiu Sun.

 

 

FYP Competition:

 

 

   1. Champion: “Hand Gesture Motion Detection and Analysis”, Student: Mak Hing Keung Titan (HKBU), Supervisor: P.C. Yuen.

 

   2. First Runner-up: “Knowledge Discovery over Popular Songs”, Student: Lee Tsz Ho, Li Ming Lun and Wong Hon Pan Robbie (HKUST), Supervisor: Raymond WONG.

 

   3. Second Runner-up: “Panoramic viewing by Mirror Reflection”, Student: Lam Shing Yan (CUHK), Supervisor: Chi-kit R. Chung

 

 

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2005 FYP Competition:

2009 Student Project Competition:

 

Both the 6th Final Year Project (FYP) Competition and 3rd Postgraduate Paper Contest organized by the IEEE (HK) Computational Intelligence Chapter has been recently concluded.

This year, we have received more than 20 entries from different universities in Hong Kong, including the University of Hong Kong, the Chinese University of Hong Kong , the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Each submitted project/paper went through a review process by our panel consisting of experts in the area of computational intelligence.

Finally, the six papers/projects were short listed, and then presented in the ceremony, which was held on September 5, 2009. As a result, the competition results are as follows:

 

 

Postgraduate Paper Contest:

 

   1. First Prize: “Intrinsic Colorization”, Author: Xiaopei LIU (CUHK) Supervisor: Tien-Tsin Wong.

 

   2. Second Prize: “Creating Competitive Products”, Author: Qian WAN (HKUST) Supervisor: Raymond Wong.

 

   3. Third Prize: “Heteroscedastic Probabilistic Linear Discriminant Analysis with Semi-Supervised Extension”, Author: Yu Zhang (HKUST) Supervisor: DY Yeung.

 

 

FYP Competition:

 

 

   1. First Prize: “Optimal keypad solution for 4-key to16-key devices from WAVE approach”, Student: Warner Wa Lun, Hong (HKUST) Supervisor: Brian Mak.

 

   2. Second Prize: “Internet Content Aggregation”, Student: YU Ki-Fung, Rocky (CUHK) Supervisor: Lee Yiu-Bun, Jack.

 

   3. Third Prize: “Mining Document Similarity for Job Recommender System”, Student: CHEUNG Ching Yan, LAU Yip Wai, WONG Pui Man (HKU) Supervisor: Alwin Kwan

 

 

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2005 FYP Competition:

2008 Student Project Competition:

 

 

Both of the 5th Final Year Project (FYP) Competition and the 2nd Postgraduate Paper Contest organized by the IEEE (HK) Computational Intelligence Chapter have been recently concluded.

This year, we have received several entries from local institutions. Each submitted paper/project went through a review process by the ad hoc review panel.

Subsequently, the six papers/projects were short listed, and then presented in the ceremony, which was held on August 30, 2008. As a result, the competition results are as follows:

 

 

Postgraduate Paper Contest:

 

   1. First Prize: “TFBS identification based on genetic algorithm with combined representations and adaptive post-processing”, Author: Chan Tak Ming Cyrus, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Supervisor: Prof. Kwong-Sak Leung and Prof. Kin-Hong Lee.

 

   2. Second Prize: “Mining Favorable Facets and Skyline with Nominal Attributes”, Author: Raymond Wong, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Supervisor: Prof. Ada Fu.

 

   3. Third Prize: “Formalizing Object Typicality in Context-aware Ontology”, Author: Yi Cai, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Supervisor: Prof. Ho-fung Leung.

 

 

FYP Competition:

 

 

   1. First Prize: “The Automatic Trading System”, Author: Wu Jian and Yin Dongjie, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Supervisor: Prof. Tony Lee.

 

   2. Second Prize: “Innovative Multi-touch Surface”, Author: Cheng Man Fai, Chinese University of Hong Kong, Supervisor: Prof. Michael Chang.

 

   3. Third Prize: “Game Kernel Design Using Genetic Programming”, Author: Leung Shing Wa, City University of Hong Kong, Supervisor: Prof. Kelvin Yuen

 

 

2005 FYP Competition:

Visit to Hong Kong International Airport :

 

14 faculty members and students (postgraduate and foundation programme), together with 7 members from IEEE (Hong Kong) Computational Intelligence Chapter, paid a visit to Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) on 21 November 2007.

During the visit, the HKIA staff introduced their current RFID system used in baggage handling and guided a tour to show the on-site operation of this system. All participants benefited much from this visit, including:

(1) a better understanding of the real operation of an RFID system,

(2) the realization of the challenges and problems in implementation of such a system,

(3) the potential collaboration with each other.

 

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2005 FYP Competition:

2007 Student Project Competition:

 

 

The Student Project Competition 2007 organized by the IEEE (HK) Computational Intelligence Chapter has been recently concluded. This is the 4th year that we organized this competition with the objective to promote the field of computational intelligence among Hong Kong students. This year, we have received 7 entries from different universities in Hong Kong, including the University of Hong Kong, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Each submitted paper went through a review process by our panel consisting of experts in the area of computational intelligence. The Chapter extends its thankful note to all the participants to promote the field of computational intelligence among Hong Kong students. In this year, the competitions include the undergraduate section and the postgraduate section. The three projects that went to the final round of the Postgraduate Student Research Paper competition are as follows:

 

  1. First Prize: “Building Bridges for Web Query Classification”, Author: Dou Shen, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Supervisor: Prof. Qiang Yang.

 

 

  1. Second Prize: “Generalized Regularized Least-Squares Learning with Predefined Features in a Hilbert Space”, Author: Wenye Li, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Supervisor: Prof. Kin-Hong Lee and Prof. Kwong-Sak Leung.

 

 

  1. Third Prize: “Minimality Attack in Privacy Preserving Data Publishing and Efficient Spatial Matching Raymond”, Author: Chi-Wing Wong, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Supervisor: Prof. Ada Wai-Chee Fu.

 


The project that went to the final round of the UG Final Year Project competition i
s:

 

  1. First Prize: “Digital Interactive Game Interface Table”

 

Author: Siu Sin Hang and Tsui Chi Wing, Au Pak Shing, Leung Chun Ming, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, Supervisor: Prof. Irwin King.

 

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2005 FYP Competition:

2006 FYP Competition:

 

The FYP competition of Year 2006 has been successfully concluded. The Chapter extends its thankful note to all the participants for making this event a major success. The three projects that went to the final round are as follows:

 

1. First Prize: “Chaotic Wind Shear Forecasting System” Max Ho Yin Wong (maxwhy@gmail.com), Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Supervisor: Dr. Raymond Lee (csstlee@comp.polyu.edu.hk)

 

 

2. Second Prize: “Visualizing and Discovering Patterns in Time Series Data”, Karen Ka Yan Kwok (kwok.kayan@gmail.com), Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Supervisor: Dr. Korris Chung (cskchung@comp.polyu.edu.hk)

 

 

3. “Image Stitching”, Liming Zhang (bennyzlm@hotmail.com) and Kwong Fai Pang (kfpang2@cse.cuhk.edu.hk), Chinese University of Hong Kong

Supervisor: Dr. Jiaya Jia (leojia@cse.cuhk.edu.hk).

 

 


2005 FYP Competition:

2005 FYP Competition:

 

The FYP competition of Year 2005 has been successfully concluded. The Chapter extends its thankful note to all the participants for making this event a major success. We hope that the fruitful interaction made possible by this event will benefit all candidates for current and future careers. The results of the 2005 FYP competition are as follows:

 

First prize goes to Mr. Mak Chi Chung and Mr. Chan Chi Chung for project titled “The Chinese University Plagiarism IDentification (CUPID) System”, under the supervision of Professor King Kuo Chin Irwin and Professor Lee Ho Man Jimmy;

 

Second prize goes to Mr. Tsang Wai Wah Martin for project titled “Design and Realization of a Virtual Mouse in Embedded System”, under the supervision of Professor Pun Kong-Pang;

 

Third prize goes to Chiu Ho Yeung Henry, Lai Pui Chung Derek, Law Cheuk Wun Frances, Lee Si Chun Kevin, Wan Pok Man Thomas, and Wong Wing Sze Joanna for project titled “Personal Prophet: Intelligent Personal Resources Management System”, under the supervision of Professor Benjamin Yen.

 

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2004 FYP Competition:

2004 FYP Competition:

 

The FYP competition of Year 2004 has been successfully concluded. The Chapter extends its thankful note to all the participants for making this event a major success. We hope that the fruitful interaction made possible by this event will benefit all candidates for current and future careers. The results of the 2004 FYP competition are as follows:

 

First prize goes to Mr. Yuen Kam Fung for project titled “IDIMS for Supporting Manufacturing Activities using Object technology”

 

Second prize goes to Mr. Joe C.Y. Wong, Mr. Davey T.W. Fong and Mr. R.G. Yan for project titled “Intelligent Multi-functional Motion-based Input System”

 

Third prize goes to Mr. Lam Kin Man, Mr. Raymond, Law Tsz Kin, and Mr. Li Chun Him for project titled “Gas Sensors Characterization and KNN Hardware Implementation”

 

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Industry Visit:

Industry Visit:

 

On 24th September 2004, the Chapter arranged a visit to the manufacturing plant of VTech Holdings Limited at Houjie, Dongguan.  The plant manufactures electronic learning products and toys from toddlers to teenagers.  Eight participants, which consist of staff members of local technology companies, Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corporation as well as Hong Kong universities.  Miss Grace Pang, Senior Corporate Communications Manager of VTech, had briefed the participants the background of VTech and its main lines of  business in telecommunication products, electonic learning products and contract manufacturing services.  The participants were then led to the factory area to have a look at the manufacting process of the company's electronic learning products.   A number of queries were raised to VTech's staff regarding the quality control, production line design, and inventory management, etc, during the tour.  The visit was wrapped up by a question-and-answer session in which participants had asked questions varying from VTech's research and development plan to its research collaboration with local universities.

       

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