Tuan Nguyen

Dr Tuan Nguyen BSc, MSc, PhD

Senior Lecturer in Computer Science

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Dr Tuan Nguyen

Senior Lecturer in Computer Science

Tuan T. Nguyen is currently a Senior lecturer in Computer Science at the School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences, University of Greenwich, UK. He has a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Nottingham, UK, a MSc in Computer Science from the University of the West of England, Bristol, UK and a BSc in Information Technology from the University of Science, Vietnam.

Before that he was a Lecturer in Computer Science at the School of Computing, University of Buckingham, UK and a Research Fellow, Teaching Assistant and UG and PG supervisor at the School of Computer Science, University of Nottingham, UK. He also had several years working in the software industry before returning to academia.

His research interests include Machine learning, Computer Vision, Image Processing and Analysis.

If you are interested in pursuing MSc by research or PhD in Computer vision, Image processing, Machine learning and Deep learning, willing to read research papers and having excellent programming skills, please feel free to contact me.

Responsibilities within the university


  • COMP1811 - Paradigm of Programming
  • COMP1424 - Mobile Application Development

Other responsibilities

  • Supervising Postgraduate and Undergraduate Students
  • Supervising PhD students & MSc by Research (collaborating with Dr Naseer Al-Jawad, Dr  Alaa AlZoubi, Dr Gillian Hill, Dr Harin Sellahewa – University of Buckingham)


  • MedIAN Mini Sandpit (funded by the EPSRC), 2019
  • Intelligent Recommender Systems for E-Commerce Applications with Big Data Analytics (Co-operate with Dr Thanh Sang Nguyen, International University, Vietnam), 2018-2020
  • Newton Fund Researcher Links, 2017, 2018
  • Dennison Personal Research Grants 2017, 2018
  • Full PhD scholarship, 2010
  • Full MSc scholarship, 2005


  • Editor of EAI Endorsed Transactions on Industrial Networks and Intelligent Systems
  • Reviewer of many high-ranking international conferences and journals

Research / Scholarly interests

  • Computer Vision
  • Image processing & Analysis
  • Machine learning & Deep learning

Recent publications

Journal papers

  • Quoc-Tuan Vien, Tuan T. Nguyen, Huan X. Nguyen, Deep-NC: A Secure Image Super-Resolution Using Deep Learning and Network Coding, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, 2021
  • Tuan T. Nguyen, Quoc-Tuan Vien, An Efficient Pest Classification In Smart Agriculture Using Transfer Learning, EAI Endorsed Transactions on Industrial Networks and Intelligent Systems, 2021
  • Sang Nguyen, Pham Minh Thu Do, Tuan T. Nguyen, Improving Customer Behaviour Prediction with the Item2Item model in Recommender Systems, Intelligent Systems with Computer Vision and Data Analytics, 2018 (10.4108/eai.19-12-2018.156079)
  • Tuan Nguyen et al, Root hydrotropism is controlled via a cortex-specific growth mechanism, Nature Plants, 2017 (10.1038/nplants.2017.57)
  • Sang Nguyen, Tuan Nguyen, An Enhanced Web Document Search Engine using a Semantic Netwok, Rev Journal on Electronics and Communications, Vol. 14, No.8, 2016 (10.21553/rev-jec.134)

Conference papers

  • Faster RCNN Hyperparameter Selection for Breast Lesion Detection in 2D Ultrasound Images, 20th UK Workshop on Computational Intelligence, 2021
  • Quoc-Tuan Vien, Tuan T. Nguyen, Huan X. Nguyen, A Lightweight Secure Image Super Resolution Using Network Coding, International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications (VISAPP), 2020
  • Tuan T Nguyen, Sang T.T. Nguyen, Luu C. Nguyen, Learning to Solve Sudoku Problems with Computer Vision Aided Approaches, 2018 (10.1007/978-***********-6_56)
  • Peter Blanchfield, Tuan Nguyen, Aspects of Development of Computer Games for Therapeutic Purposes, Creativity In Intelligent Technologies & Data Science (CIT&DS), Moscow 2015 (978-3-319-23766-4_59)
  • Tuan Nguyen, Tony Pridmore, Adaptive tracking via multiple appearance models and multiple linear searches, International Conference on Computer Vision Theory and Applications (VISAPP) 2015, Berlin
  • Tuan Nguyen, Tony Pridmore, Tracking Using Multiple Linear Searches And Motion Direction Sampling, 22nd International Conference On Pattern Recognition (ICPR), Stockholm, Sweden, 2014 (10.1109/ICPR.2014.381)