Research - Dr.-Ing. Sian Lun Lau
Dr.-Ing. Sian Lun Lau received his Dr.-Ing. in Computer Science (Informatik) and MSc in Electrical Communication Engineering from the University of Kassel, Germany. He also holds a BEng (Hons) in Electronics and Telecommunication from Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS). During his nine years (2004 – 2013) as a researcher at the Chair for Communication Technology at the University of Kassel, he has worked and managed various German National- and EU-funded research projects. Among them are IST-MobiLife, ITEA S4ALL, BMBF MATRIX and EU-SEAM4US. He joined Sunway University in February 2013. He is currently an Associate Professor at the Department of Computing and Information Systems and holds the responsibility as the Head of Department. Since 2015, he is also the Associate Dean for the Faculty of Science and Technology. His research interests include context-awareness, future mobile applications, applied data mining and mobile learning.
Current research projects/areas:
- Indoor positioning and navigation for existing buildings
- Smart device-based context and activity recognition, such as using smartphones, wearables, Brain Computer Interface (BCI) devices.
- Smart transit in a smart city
- Mobile Learning for future classrooms
Links and further info:
His latest curriculum vitae is available here (updated Aug 2015).
 Dr.-Ing. is the acronym for Doktor-Ingenieur or Doktor der Ingenieurwissenschaften.