Research Projects
Faculty Project Title
Dr. H.T.H. Chan Oblivious Matching Algorithms on Unknown (Hyper) Graphs [RGC]
  Privacy-Preserving Mechanisms on Multi-User Data in Ubiquitous Computing Environments [RGC]
Dr. K.P. Chan Continuous Discriminant Latent Topic Model (CD-LTM) for Facial Expression Recognition and Generation [RGC]
Dr. R.C.K. Cheng Adaptive Filters for Continuous Queries over Constantly-Evolving Data Streams [RGC]
  Probing Imprecise Sensor Data with Quality Guarantees [URC]
  Scalable Continuous Query Processing on Imprecise Location Data [RGC]
  Scalable Cleaning of Probabilistic Databases with Quality Guarantees [RGC]
Prof. D.W.L. Cheung Secure Query Computation on Cloud Database [RGC]
Multi-site Infrastructure for Massive Digital Content Collaboration [ITF]
Universal Web Service Adapter to Facilitate 'Software as a Service' Implementation [ITF]
An Intelligent Data Security Gateway for Multiparty Data Transfer Supported by Multi-Factor and Multi-Dimensional Data Protection Scheme [ITF]
Prof. F.Y.L. Chin Online Strategy for Maximizing Seller's Revenue [RGC]
Next-Generation Sequencing Algorithms [RGC]
Finding Conserved Patterns in Biological Networks [RGC]
Combinatorial Phenotype Testing [RGC]
Flexible Framework for GPGPU-based Video Decoding and Post-processing [RGC]
Dr. K.P. Chow Robust Face Detection and Reconstruction Method that Addresses Inherent Limitations in Face Recognition Technology [ITF]
Dr. Z. Huang Privacy-Preserving Mechanisms in Economic Markets [RGC]
Dr. L.C.K. Hui Keeping a Single Private Key for Different Joint Projects [URC]
A Harddisk Integrity Problem with Applications to Computer Forensics [RGC]
Prof. B.C.M. Kao Resource Searching and Diversified Tag Recommendation in Social Tagging Systems [RGC]
  Online Analytical Processing on Sequence Data [RGC]
Prof. T.W. Lam Ultrafast SNP-sensitive and Gap-sensitive Alignment of Short Reads to Human Genome via Better Indexing
  An Algorithmic Study of Online Communication for Maintaining Data Statistics [RGC]
Prof. F.C.M. Lau Nature-Inspired Particle Mechanics Algorithm [RGC]
HKU Grid Point for Systems Research and Applications in Multiple Discipline [UGC]
Research in Information Retrieval and Wireless Link Scheduling [UGC]
Throughput-Optimal Wireless Link Scheduling under the Physical Interference Model [RGC]
Prof. N. Mamoulis Efficient Management of Spatial Semantics in RDF Knowledge Bases [RGC]
Efficient Management of Geosocial Data [RGC]
Spatio-textual Joins [RGC]
Top-k Dominating Queries on Multi-dimensional Data [RGC]
Privacy Preservation in the Publication of Data Sequences [RGC]
Algorithms for Large-Scale Matching Problems [RGC]
Dr. B. Oliveira ALGEBRA: A Programming Language for Developing Software Product Lines based on Object Algebras [RGC]
Dr. H.F. Ting Design and analysis of algorithms for online bin packing: Old challenges and new opportunities [RGC] 
  Design and Analysis of Algorithms for Identifying Recently-Frequent Items in a Data Stream [RGC] 
  Design and Analysis of Online Algorithms for Graphs Coloring with Applications in Frequency Assignments [RGC]
Prof. T.H. Tse CARISMA: a Context-sensitive Approach to Race-condItion test case Selection for Multithreaded software Applications [RGC]
Automatic Fault Localization for Wireless Sensor Network Software Applications: a Statistical Fault Divergence Approach [RGC]
CACTES: a formal framework for CompositionAl Conformance TEsting of Service compositions [RGC]
Prof. C.L. Wang Scalable Cloud-on-Chip Runtime Support with Software Coherence for Future 1000-Core Tiled Architectures [RGC]
Adaptation and Virtualization Techniques for Grid (863 Project) [URC]
Adaptive Software Support for Fine-Grained Distributed Object Sharing on Multicore Clusters [RGC]
Dr. W. Wang New Methods for 3D Packing of Irregular Objects [RGC]
Studies on Medial Axis Surfaces for 3D Shape Modeling and Analysis [RGC]
Free-Form Shape Modeling Using Cyclides [RGC]
Computation of Planar Hexagonal Mesh Surfaces [RGC]
Computation of Centroidal Voronoi Tessellation [RGC]
Dr. L.Y. Wei Dynamic Element Textures [RGC]
Dr. K.K.Y. Wong A Fixed Viewpoint Approach for Shape from Refraction [RGC]
Dr. C. Wu The Economics of Federated Multi-Provider Clouds: Pricing, Exchanges and Job Scheduling [RGC]
  Dynamic Predictive Algorithms for Seamless Scaling of Social Media Applications in Multi-Provider Clouds [RGC]
  Fast Lookup and Dynamic Replication Algorithms for Large-Scale Peer-to-Peer On-Demand Streaming Applications [URC]
Dr. S.M. Yiu Indexing multiple similar DNA sequences [URC]
  Algorithms for Inferring k-articulated Phylogenetic Network [RGC]
Prof. Y. Yu Semantics-Aware Digital Photo Editing and Enhancement [RGC]
  Classification Driven Levelsets for Interactive Image and Video Segmentation [RGC]
  Multiphase Implicit Functions for Geometric Modeling of Heterogeneous Volume Objects [RGC]