News and Events

New Website

Date: July 2012

The website has now been updated! Much more content coming up soon....

COMP 5206

Date: July 2012

I will be teaching the unit COMP5206 Introduction to Information Systems. For more details, please refer to the unit's blackboard site.

Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery

Date: June 2012


Our BMET student Ashnil Kumar won the best poster award at the 26th International Congress and Exhibition of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery (CARS). The paper titled “An image retrieval interface for volumetric multi-modal medical data: application to PET-CT content-based image retrieval” presents part of his research in image retrieval / classification of multi-modal medical images. A full version of this paper is currently in preparation and soon to be submitted to the CARS Journal.

Instiute of BMET Launch

Date: March 2012

Full details of the event can be found at the BMET. I am a 'Imaging, Visualsiation and Information Technology' theme leader representing array of biomedical excellent research conducted at the SIT.

Back from Geneva

Date: Spet 2010


In 2009,I took one year study leave and joined MIRALab, University of Geneva, Switzerland, as an experienced researcher for a European Marie Curie research project 3D Anatomical Human. This EU project involved collaborating with 8 partners from 6 countries including UCL, INRIA, IOR and EPFL. Dr. Kim had the privilege to take a number of major responsibilities in project management and research coordination, as well as visits to the partnering institutions. When at the University of Sydney, he has also taken several key responsibilities in undergraduate / postgraduate teaching and has supervised a number of MPhil and PhD students.

Major Equipment Scheme

Date: Spet 2010


We are building a BMIT lab for Dementia patients. Please follow this link for More about the project Multimedia Community Healthcare for Dementia Care. The project will commence this summer 2011. The nice picture is created by our senior phD student Liviu.

Recent Publications

Date: Oct-2010 A paper was presented by my colleague Jerome in MICCAI 2010. This is a major conference in medical imaging. In November, a paper will be presented in RSNA, the largest conference in Radiology. RSNA attacts attendance of about 60000 (expected figures in 2009). More informaion can be found from their sites (links on the right menu).