The Department's research covers the following areas:

  1. Robotics, Perception and AI (Robotics, Perception and AI Group) 
    • Robotics with medical, service, and industrial applications
    • Perception, sensors and computer vision
    • AI, pattern recognition, and human machine interaction
    • Intelligent and integrated systems

  2. Signal and Data Science (Multimedia & Signal Processing Group)
    • Speech and Speaker Recognition
    • Speech Processing for Hearing Aids and Cochlear Implants
    • Music Signal and Information Processing
    • Knowledge-based Separation of Audio Sources
    • Signal Processing for Communications
    • Convex Optimization Techniques for Signal Processing
    • MIMO & Cooperative Communications
    • Sensor Networks and Sensor Array Processing

  3. Image and Video Processing (Multimedia & Signal Processing Group)
    • Image/Video Processing & Coding
    • Image/Video Segmentation & Rendering
    • Subjective Image/Video Quality Evaluation
    • Image Formation and Reconstruction
    • Computational Imaging

  4. Microwave & Wireless Communications (Integrated Circuits & Systems Group)
    • MMIC and RFIC Design
    • High Linearity Transceiver Design
    • Antennas for Wireless systems
    • Multi-Chip-Module Technologies
    • RF/Microwave Filters and Passive Components
    • Energy Conversion

  5. VLSI & ASIC (Integrated Circuits & Systems Group)
    • Mixed Signal IC Designs
    • System-on-Chip & Network-on-Chip
    • Ultra-Low Supply Circuit Techniques
    • Low-Power Designs
    • Power-Management IC Designs
    • Data Converters

  6. Photonics & Optical Communications (Solid State Electronics & Photonics Group)
    • Optoelectronics & Ultrafast Optoelectronic Systems
    • Novel Optical Fibre Devices
    • Planar Lightwave Circuits & Silicon Photonics
    • Optical Communications
    • Biophotonics
    • Metamaterials
    • Terahertz Wave Technology

  7. Solid-State Electronics (Solid State Electronics & Photonics Group)
    • Advanced Electronic/Photonic Materials & Devices
    • Nanoelectronics & Nanophotonics;
    • MOVPE for Advanced Devices
    • Organic and Nanostructured Optoelectronics and Photonics
    • Photonic Materials & Devices for Sensor Applications
    • Solar Cell Technology