Academic Profile : Faculty

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Assoc Prof Chng Eng Siong
Associate Professor, School of Computer Science and Engineering
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Dr Chng Eng Siong is currently an Associate Professor in the School of Computer Science and Engineering (SCSE), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. Prior to joining NTU in 2003, he has worked in several research centers/companies, namely: Knowles Electronics (USA), Lernout and Hauspie (Belgium), Institute of Infocomm Research (I2R, Singapore), and RIKEN (Japan). He received both PhD and BEng (Hons) from Edinburgh University, U.K. in 1996 and 1991 respectively.

His area of focus is in speech research, machine learning and signal processing. To date, he has been Principal Investigator of research grants awarded by AI-SG, NTU-Rolls Royce, Mindef, MOE and AStar with a total funding amount of over S$9 million under the “Speech and Language Technology Program (SLTP)” at SCSE.

He has graduated more than 15 PhD students and 8 Masters Engineering students. His publications include 2 edited books and over 100 journal/conference papers. He has served as the publication chair for 5 international conferences (Human Agent Interaction 2016, INTERSPEECH 2014, APSIPA-2010, APSIPA-2011, ISCSLP-2006) and local organizing committee in ASRU 2019.
Specialisations include: speech recognition/enhancement, end-to-end ASR, signal processing, microphone arrays and classifications using machine learning
  • AI Speech Lab : Automatic Speech Recognition For Public Service
  • Artificial Intelligence-based advisory system for blood sugar management in elderly diabetics
  • Audio Sensemaking
  • Clinical Automatic Speech Recognition for Patient Consultation
  • SingSpeak: Automating Speech and Humanising Machines
Courses Taught
Digital Signal Processing
Linear Algebra for Computing
Signal, Systems and Transform