RESEARCH

The HKUST-NIE Social Media Lab. focuses on research and design of next generation social media systems and networks for emerging applications in future cyber-physical environments and societies

  • media broadcast in human-mobile networks;
  • out-of-home interactive and sensing digital signages;
  • smartphones and portable/wearable devices connected cloud-computing;
  • multi-modal sensing/actuation assisted living, health-care and environmental monitoring platforms;
TEAM
Alumni & Collaborators

    Students

    • Dr. Ming Cheung (Ph.D., graduated, 2012-2017)
    • Jiqing Wen (MPhil, graduated, 2016-2018)
    • Prasanta Saikia (MPhil, graduated, 2015-2017)
    • Alvin Junus (MPhil, graduated, 2013-2015)
    • Jean Lamothe (MPhil, graduated, 2012-2014)
    • Hao Fu (MPhil, graduated, 2011-2013)

    Visitors / Collaborators

    • Dr. Soochang Park (Research Associate, now Assistant Professor at Chungbuk National University, Korea, 2016-2019)
    • Prof. Rong Ran (Assistant Professor at Ajou University, Korea, 2016-2019)
    • CyPhy Ltd. Hong Kong
    • EMSD
    • NVidea
    • Dr. Tommy Tong (Retired)
    • Dr. Rochelle Yang (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
NEWS & EVENTS
PUBLICATION

2017

    • H. Mao, M. Cheung; J. She, "DeepArt: Learning Joint Representations of Visual Arts" ACM Multimedia 2017 (accepted)

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2009

VIDEOS
SPONSORS & COLLABERATORS

The inception of the lab has been made possible by the generous support of a group of luminaries and academics who envision the potential impact of future social media and networking technologies. The lab has received sponsorship and in-kinds from companies in different sectors,including electronics and entertainment industries.

University of Cambridge

University of Waterloo