Dr Qian Kemao is an Associate Professor in the School of Computer Science and Engineering (SCSE) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU). He graduated from University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), where he got his BE, ME and PhD degrees. His research interests include optical metrology, image processing, parallel computing, and computer vision. 

Email: mkmqian(at)ntu(dot)edu(dot)sg



·         Looking for excellent PhD students under AGS or SINGA

o   Collaboration with Dr. Fang Chen, ARTC

·         Job Ad for OPSS (contact company directly): AMF


·         Conferences

o   International Symposium on Computational Optical Measurement and its Education (COME),

§  COME 2023, June 23-24, 2023, Beijing, China (free event)

o   International Conference on Optical and Photonic Engineering (icOPEN)

§  icOPEN 2023, November 27 - December 1, 2023, Singapore

o   Others

§  International Workshop on Advanced Image Technology (IWAIT 2023), 2023, Jeju, Korea

§  Optics and Photonics International Congress::Optical Technology and Measurement for Industrial Applications (OPTM), April 18-21, 2023, Yokohama, Japan

§  Dimensional Optical Metrology and Inspection for Practical Applications XII,  April 30 - May 4, 2023, Orlando, Florida, United States

§  SPIE Optical Metrology::Multimodal Sensing and AI: Technologies and Applications, June 26-29, 2023, Munich, Gemany

§  International Conference on Advanced Technology in Experimental Mechanics 2023 (ATEM’23), October 9-12, Awara, Fukui, Japan


·         Articles

o   Trigonometric Functions and Complex Numbers

o   Understanding the Fourier Transform

o   Poem and paper


·         Books

o   Windowed Fringe Pattern Analysis: SPIE | Amazon | Errata | Slides

o   GPU Acceleration for Optical Measurement: SPIE


·         Special issues of OLEN

o   Computational Optical Measurement

o   Progress in Photomechanics

o   Progress in Photomechanics (II)


·         Software for testing

o   Windowed Fourier transform for fringe analysis: MATLAB code

o   Quality-Guided Phase Unwrapping (QGPU): program | sample phase | sample quality

o   Sinusoids-assisted EMD: RPSEMD