Dr Chek Tien TAN
Director

    Chek Tien Tan is currently an Associate Professor with the InfoComm Technology Cluster at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), where he also holds this key appointment as the Director for the Centre for Immersification. In teaching, he was also the Deputy Programme Director for the core partnership degrees with the DigiPen Institute of Technology. Prior to SIT, Chek was previously the co-director of the Games Studio at the University of Technology, Sydney, where he was also a Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Engineering & IT. He holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the National University of Singapore (NUS).

Dr Jeannie LEE
Deputy Director

    Jeannie Lee is currently an Associate Professor with the InfoComm Technology Cluster at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), and the Deputy Director for the Center for Immersification. Her other key appointment is Programme Leader (aka Programme Director) for the SIT-University of Glasgow joint degree in Computing Science. She has deep experience in both industry and academia, and previously worked within an applied research division at Qualcomm in San Diego, California on multimedia algorithms, the Android operating system source code (AOSP) by Google, and the latest wearable and mobile chipsets. She holds a Ph.D. in Computer and Electrical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Dr Chee Kwang QUAH
Engineering Lead

    Chee Kwang QUAH is currently a lead professional officer in the Professional Officer Division at Singapore Institute of Singapore (SIT). He possesses many years of industrial and research experiences in both in the areas of computer vision, 3D human modelling, motion tracking and analysis, graphics, artificial intelligent, virtual and augmented reality. Before joining SIT, he was a principal engineer at ST Engineering. Previously he had also work at Nanyang Technological University and DSO National Laboratories, and as an invited researcher at INRIA, France. He holds a PhD in Computer Engineering form Nanyang Technological University (NTU).

Dr Nisha Jain
Research Lead

    Nisha Jain is currently an Assistant Professor with the InfoComm Technology Cluster at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT). Prior to SIT, she worked as Research Fellow at National Technological University (NTU), Singapore at the Institute for Media Innovation (IMI). Her research interests include Virtual Reality, Computer Graphics and Computer Vision. She has experience in developing varied immersive experiences. She holds a M. Tech in Computer Technology and a PhD in Computer Science from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi.

Leon Foo
Research Engineer

    Leon Foo is currently a Research Engineer at Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), working on the First-Mile Last-Mile (FMLM) project. He specializes in designing interactive experiences, as well as UI & UX design.

Zhou Zhihua
Research Engineer

    Zhou Zhihua is a kind person and a Research Engineer for the FMLM project.

Adriel Yeo
Research Engineer

    Adriel is currently an Research Engineer who specializes in User Experience with Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) working on the First Mile Last Mile project.

Benjamin Kwok
Research Engineer

    Research Engineer for VRBioreactor research project.

Jamie TAY Xue Ning
Research Engineer

    A Research Engineer working on the First Mile Last Mile and XRAuthor projects. She specializes in UI/UX Design and Digital Art.

Songjia Shen
Research Engineer

    Songjia Shen is currently a Research Engineer at Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) and a PhD candidate at the School of Computer Science, University of Technology Sydney. His research interests focus on educational virtual environments, particularly learning transfer between virtual reality and the real world. He is also passionate about VR gaming and gamification for computer programming education.

Fellow Astronaut
Research Fellow

    In a space mission to the moon, will be returning the Earth soon.