Associate Professor Ts. Dr Lee Yun Li

Assoc Prof Ts Dr Lee

Associate Professor Ts. Dr Lee Yun Li

  • Associate Professor
Department of Computing and Information Systems


Yun Li, Lee is an Associate Professor at the School of Engineering and Technology. She has more than 15 years of teaching and research experience in higher education. She is currently a senior member of the IEEE, a Professional Technologist of MBOT, and the Malaysia Director of the International Association for Convergence Science & Technology (IACST). She has contributed to several local and international research projects such as the FRGS, PPRN, and Japan-APT funds, and published in leading international journals, conferences, and book chapters. Her current research includes ultrasound imaging, time series data analysis, and designing a cognitive training module.

Academic & Professional Qualifications

  • PhD in Digital Media Engineering, Soongsil University, South Korea (2009)
  • MEng in Software, Dongseo University, South Korea (2004)
  • BIT (Hons) in Software Engineering, Multimedia University, Malaysia (2002)
  • Dip in Information Technology, Terengganu Advanced Technical Institute, Malaysia (1999)

Research Interests

  • Computer vision and image processing
  • Augmented reality
  • Interactive arts / contents design
  • Machine Learning

Notable Publications

  1. Aye Chan Zay Hta, Yunli Lee, and Wai Chong Chia, Real-time Object Reconstruction for Spatial Augmented Reality Platform, International Joint Conference on ICCT-iSAI-NLP-AIoT 2022, ChiangMai University, Thailand
  2. H. S. Lim, Y. Lee, K. M. Yap, M. H. Lin, and T. K. Lian, Colour-assisted PCB Inspected System with Hardware Support for Real-time Environment, The 2nd International Conference on Computer, Information Technology and Intelligent Computing (CITIC 2022), Atlantis Highlights in Computer Sciences
  3. Kai Wei Tan, Woan Ning Lim and Yunli Lee, Emotionally Aware Chatbot in the Context of E-learning, The Third International Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Information Processing and Cloud Computing (AIIPCC 2022)
  4. Muthukumaran M., Yunli Lee and Siew Fang Wong, Deep Learning Placenta Abnormalities with Customized Architecture using Deeplearning4j, Indian Journal of Computer Science and Engineering (IJCSE), 13 (No. 4), 1346-1355
  5. CF Uwasomba, Y Lee, Z Yusoff, TM Chin, Ontology-Based Methodology for Knowledge Acquisition from Groupware, Applied Sciences 12(3), 1448, 2022
  6. WN Lim, KM Yap, Y Lee, C Wee, CC Yen, A Systematic Review of Weight Perception in Virtual Reality: Challenges and Road Ahead, IEEE Access, 2022
  7. CF Uwasomba, Y Lee, Z Yusoff, TM Chin, FHKG: A Framework to Harvest Knowledge from Groupware Raw Data for AI, IEEE International Conference on Computing (ICOCO), 49-54, 2021
  8. ACZ Hta, YL Lee, WC Chia, Designing a Real-time Interactive Spatial Augmented Reality Platform, International Journal of Systematic Innovation 6 (5), 21-30, 2021
  9. AK Rathinam, Y Lee, DNC Ling, R Singh, L Selvaratnam, N Pamidi, Artificial Intelligence in Medicine: A review of challenges in implementation and disparity, IEEE International Conference on Health, Instrumentation & Measurement, and Natural Sciences (InHeNce), 1-6, 2021
  10. ACZ Hta, Y Lee, Interactive Spatial Augmented Reality Book on Cultural Heritage of Myanmar, Journal of information and communication convergence engineering 18 (2), 69-74, 2020
  11. WN Lim, Y Lee, I Anggoro, Augmented Reality 3D Cubes Puzzle Bingo Game for the Elderly, IEEE International Symposium on Haptic, Audio and Visual Environments and Games (HAVE), 1-6, 2019
  12. ZH Chan, Y Lee, Designing and developing an interactive projection mapping AR book on cultural heritage of Myanmar, International Conference on Culture Technology, ICCT Proceeding, 15 – 21, 2019
  13. LCO Tiong, ABJ Teoh, Y Lee, Periocular Recognition in the Wild with Orthogonal Combination of Local Binary Coded Pattern in Dual-stream Convolutional Neural Network, International Conference on Biometrics (ICB), 1-6, 2019
  14. Muthukumaran M., Yunli L., Siew Fan W., Premitha D., Awareness, Knowledge, and Attitudes towards Pregnancy Complications among Pregnant Women in Malaysia, Proceeding of AICTE Sponsored International Conference on Recent trends and Challenges in Healthcare Informatics, 283-290, 2019
  15. DCL Yong, Y.L., Lee, Y. & Ngo, Adaptive detection of FOREX repetitive chart patterns, Pattern Anal Applic 23, 1277–1292, 2019
  16. LCO Tiong, Y Lee, ABJ Teoh, Periocular Recognition in the Wild: Implementation of RGB-OCLBCP Dual-Stream CNN, Applied Sciences 9 (13), 2709, 2019
  17. SI Ch’ng, YC Low, YL Lee, WC Chia, LS Yeong, Video Games: A Potential Vehicle for Teaching Computational Thinking, Computational Thinking Education, 247-260, 2019

Achievements & Accolades

  1. Sunway University Internal Grant 2011 (Principal Investigator), A Vision-based Interactive Announcement Display Wall
  2. Sunway University Internal Grant 2012 (Principal Investigator), Hidden Markov Models for Forecasting Stock Prices
  3. Sunway University Internal Grant 2014 (Member), Machine Learning for Automated Trading
  4. Lancaster University Small Grant 2016 (Principal Investigator), Forex Trends Clustering Analysis using Machine Learning
  5. FRGS2016 (member) - A distributed socio affective-cognitive gamification model based on Cognitive Load and Motivation theories for the enhancement of engagement among the elderly
  6. PPRN2020 (member) - A real time counting application of Printed Circuit Boards Assembly (PCBA) using image processing and Weight Detection Techniques
  7. Japan-APT2022, Category I, (member) - Using drone and high-resolution imagery technology to predict plan health and artisanal fishing in mangrove/nipah and riverine ecosystems in Sarawak