"You have only one life to live; Works on something that people will remember who you are!". August, 2015

"The brilliant ideas can only come after a lot of struggling " ----08/May/2015---


  Full name      :  HOANG VAN XIEM

  Profession     :  PhD , VNU-UET/FET Lecturer

  Date of Birth  :  November 198x

  Place of Birth :  Bacgiang, Vietnam



 Multimedia Signal Processing and Communication Group, Faculty of Electronics and Telecommunications, Vietnam National University - University of Engineering and Technology

  Company page   :  http://fet.uet.vnu.edu.vn/en/

  Email(s)             : xiemhoang@gmail.comxiemhoang@vnu.edu.vn 



  09/2011 - 09/2015  :  Ph.D - Instituto Superior Técnico, TU Lisbon, Portugal
                                 Supervisor(s): Prof. Dr. Fernando Pereira; prof. Dr. João Ascenso
                                 Thesis: Combining predictive and distributed video coding

  09/2009 - 08/2011 :  M.ScSungkyunkwan University, Suwon, Korea

                                Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Byeungwoo Jeon

                                 Thesis: Frame content based intra mode decision for efficient DVC

  08/2004 - 07/2009 :  B.E. - Hanoi University of Science and Technology, Vietnam


Coming Conference (TPC committee): 

Awards and Honors: 

 10/2015      : PhD award was given by the Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge (selected  from > 70 PhD and MSc Theses in Portugal within 2 recent years
  10/2015     : PhD final classification: Distinction
  06/2015    :  Best paper award  - IEEE Picture Coding Symposium, Cairns,                                                  Australia

  09/2011     :  PhD scholarship (4 years) for doing a Ph.D degree at IST/UL, Portugal                                               

  09/2009     :  M.sc scholarship (2 years) for doing a MSc degree at  Sungkyunkwan                                       University,  South Korea

  10/2011     :  ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) invited membership  

  • Best paper award (IWAIT 2018)
  • 2 IWAIT 2018 papers have been accepted!
  • Oct. 2017. Thank you for revising your paper for IET Image Processing. I am pleased to accept the paper for publication since the criticisms of the reviewers have now been answered. (11 months)
  • Aug. 2017. Visiting professor at DM Lab, Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea
  • Nov. 2016. Our Nafosted project has been accepted! 
  • Aug. 2016. 3 accepted notification from IEEE ATC 2016!
  • June. 2016. Visiting scholar at University of Technology Sydney.
  • Apr. 2016. Lecturer in VNU-UET/FET
  • (21. Dec. 2015). ICASSP 2016 paper has been accepted!
  • (09. Dec. 2015). TCSVT paper has been accepted with no further changes
  • (09. Oct. 2015). I have successfully defended my PhD with a Distinction grade
  • (Oct. 2015) My idea has been selected for the final list of the Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge 2015, The final event will be organized by Fraunhofer AICOS in Porto

  • IT NEW LETTERS features our work on HEVC scalable video coding 

  • (July.2015). Submitted PhD Thesis. 

  • (May.2015). BEST PAPER AWARD: we won the best paper award for our paper "Improving Enhancement Layer Merge Mode for HEVC Scalable Extension" at the IEEE Picture Coding Symposium, Cairns, Australia, May, 2015.
  • (Feb. 2015). Paper with title "HEVC backward compatible scalability: A low encoding complexity distributed video coding based approach," has been accepted in Elsevier Journal on Signal Processing: Image Communication