Research

Professor Yi-Ping Phoebe Chen

 

 

 

 

"If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?" -- Albert Einstein.

Professor Yi-Ping Phoebe Chen - Research

 

Current Leadership in Research
Research Interests

Recent Successful Research Grants

 

Australian National Competitive Grants - Australian Research Council (ARC) Grants
  • 2013-2015, Title: Advanced analytics utilising conjoint mining of data and content with applications in business, bio-medicine and electrical power systems

    Grant Awarded: ARC Discovery Project, AU$270,000.

    Chief Investigators: Prof TS Dillon; Prof YPP Chen; Partner Investigator: Dr MK Mohania

  • 2008-2010, Chief Investigator, ARC Centre of Excellence in Bioinformatics, $3.3 million, funded by the Australian Research Council Centre in Excellent (with Professor MA Ragan (UQ) and others).

  • 2008, Title: A Haptically enabled Universal Motion Simulator Research Facility
    Grant Awarded: ARC LIEF (Linkage Infrastructure, Equipment and Facilities), AU$285,000
    Chief Investigators:  Prof S Nahavandi; A/Prof B Shirinzadeh; Dr HM Trinh; Prof Y Chen; Dr PN Pathirana; A/Prof AZ Kouzani; Dr Y Frayman; Dr Y Zhong; Dr D Creighton; Dr A Bhatti  

  • 2005-2007, Title: Exploiting Database Technologies for the Visualization and Analysis of Measured and Simulated Plant Structures in Bioinformatics
    Grant Awarded: ARC Discovery Project, AU$150,000
    Chief Investigator: Prof. Y. Phoebe Chen

  • 2005-2007, Title: Development of Knowledge Discovery for High Dimensional Biomedical Data 
    Grant Awarded: ARC Linkage-International Project, AU$28,500
    Chief Investigator: Prof. Y Phoebe Chen
    Overseas Investigators: Prof. L. Wong, Dr. J Li

  • 2007, Title: Micro/nano optomechatronics sensing, measurement, and control research
    Grant Awarded: ARC LIEF, AU$430,000
    Chief Investigators:  A/Prof B Shirinzadeh; Prof S Nahavandi; Prof JA Smith; Prof J Soria; A/Prof M Aguilar; Prof Y Chen; Dr RJ Prankerd; Dr DR Honnery; Dr HM Trinh; Dr DN Oetomo; Dr Y Zhong; Dr VH Mak; Dr PN Pathirana; Dr D Creighton

  • 2003-2007, Chief Investigator, ARC Centre in Bioinformatics, $3.96 million, funded by the Australian Research Council Centre in Excellent (with Professor MA Ragan (UQ) and others).

  • 2003-2005, Title: Integrating Database Technologies and Visual Analysis in Bioinformatics for Genome Data.
    Grant Awarded: ARC Discovery Project, AU$334,000 
    Chief Investigators: Prof. Yi-Ping Phoebe Chen, Prof K. Burrage, Prof MA Ragan, Prof X Zhou

  • 2004-2006, Title: Design and Development of a Web-based Intelligent Multimedia Mining System 
    Grant Awarded: ARC Linkage Project, AU$69,099
    Chief Investigator: Prof. Yi-Ping Phoebe Chen

  • 2003, Title: Computational Infrastructure for High-Throughput Genome Bioinformatics 
    Grant Awarded: ARC LIEF (Linkage - Infrastructure), AU$400,000
    Chief Investigators: Prof MA Ragan (UQ Manager), Prof. Yi-Ping Phoebe Chen (QUT Manager), Dr TL Bailey (UQ), Dr SM Grimmond (UQ), Prof P Timms (QUT)

  • 2003-2004, participants of the following successful ARC Research Network Seed-Funding Grant (under ARC Special Research Initiatives)

    • ARC Australian Bioinformatics Grid Network

    • ARC Research Network in Microarray Technology

    • ARC Research Network in Multimedia Technology and Applications (MTA)

Industry Grants and CRC Grants
  • 2013-2016, Dairy Futures CRC, Data Mining Genomic and Phenomic Data for Improved Dairy Cow Selection, AU$$82,800.00.
  • 2013-2016, Dairy Futures CRC, Using Functional information in genomic Selection Based on Full Genome Sequence Data, AU$84,244.00.
  • 2015-2016, Fighting smart: The soldier augmented with personal robots and wearable technologies in the 21st Century, CIs: Loke S., Rahayu W. & Chen Y.-P.P. The Australian Army Research and Development Scheme (ARMYRDS), AUD$26,836.
  • 2012, La Trobe University and Quantum Victoria Technology Skills WIL Project AU$27,500.  CIs: Dr. Torab Torabi and Prof Yi-Ping Phoebe Chen.
  • 2011, Researchers in Business Grant with Pivot Maritime International, AU$30,451. CIs: Dr. Torab Torabi and Prof Yi-Ping Phoebe Chen.
  • 2005, Title: Development of Data Mining Tools for the Prediction of Genomic Linked Clinical Outcomes in a Genetic Disease State Cystic Fibrosis
    Grant Awarded: VPAC's e-Research Grant Program  AU$18,000
    Chief Investigator: Assoc Prof Y Phoebe Chen (Deakin)
Other Grants
  • 2009, Title: Developing Data Mining Techniques for Signalling Pathway Data Analysis
    Grant Awarded: Deakin Central Research Grant Scheme (CRGS) AU$15,000
    Chief Investigators: Dr Q Chen, A/Prof. YPP Chen (Deakin)

  • 2008, Title: Graphical Models for Massive Data Set
    Grant Awarded: Deakin Central Research Grant Scheme (CRGS) AU$19,500
    Chief Investigators: Dr G Li, Dr J An, Dr J Hou, A/Prof. YPP Chen (Deakin)

  • 2006, Title: Microarray Data Analysis for Genetic Disease
    Grant Awarded: Deakin Central Research Grant Scheme (CRGS) AU$10,000
    Chief Investigators: Professor Y Phoebe Chen and Dr. J An (Deakin)

  • 2006, Title: New mathematical methods for minimising intensity-modulated radiotherapy treatment times
    Grant Awarded: Deakin Central Research Grant Scheme (CRGS) Grant AU$15,000
    Chief Investigators: Dr. V Mak, Professor Y Phoebe Chen (Deakin)

  • 2005, Title: Virtual Plant Applications in Bioinformatics for Branching Structure
    Grant Awarded: Deakin Central Research Grant Scheme (CRGS) AU$15,000
    Chief Investigator: Associate Professor Y Phoebe Chen (Deakin)

  • 2005, Title: Bioinformatics to Uncover New Mitochondrial Division Proteins
    Grant Awarded: Deakin Central Research Grant Scheme (CRGS) Grant AU$18,000
    Chief Investigators: Dr. P. Beech, Associate Professor Y Phoebe Chen (Deakin)

  • 2002-2003, Title: Generating Database Technologies and Simulations for Virtual Plant Applications in Bioinformatics
    Grant Awarded: QUT ATN Grant AU$14,000,
    Chief Investigator: Dr. Y Phoebe Chen (QUT)
    Collaboration with: Dr. J Hanan (CSIRO, Centre of Plant Architecture Informatics, UQ)

  • 2003-2004, Title: High Performance Computing and Algorithms for Molecular Biology
    Grant Awarded: QUT Strategic Collaborative Program Grant: AU$360,000
    Chief Investigators: Hogan, Timms, Pettitt, Chen, Roe, Kelly, Anh, Cai, van Daal, Geva, Maire, Reeves.

  • 2001, Title: Querying in Multimedia Database Systems for E-Commerce
    Chief Investigator: Dr. Y Phoebe Chen (QUT).
    Grant: QUT Early Career Research Grants AU$5,500

  • 2001, Title: Multimedia Database Management Systems in Distributed, Dynamic and Virtual Environment
    Chief Investigator: Dr. Y Phoebe Chen
    Grant: FIT Research Grants AU$5,000

  • 2001-2002, Title: Interactive CD-ROM Applications
    Members: Dr. Y Phoebe Chen (QUT) and Prof. S Gray (Commerce, UQ)

  • 2001-2002, Title: Distributed Cooperative Search Engine
    Chief Investigators: Geva, Kelly, Li, Hogan, Xue, Nayak, Chen, Sahama (QUT)
    Grant: FIT Research Grants AU$48,840

  • 2001-2002, Title: Framework of Intelligent Networking of Mobile Devices
    Chief Investigators: Wardhani, Li, Xue, Chen, Makki
    Grant: FIT Research Grants AU$24,500

 

(C) Professor Phoebe Chen 

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