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Dr. QUEK Boon Kiat

Dr. QUEK Boon Kiat


Research Interests:

  • Robotics and autonomous systems
  • System engineering and integration
  • Computer vision and machine perception
  • Artificial intelligence and cognitive systems
  • Computational social cognition

Qualifications:

  • Ph.D., NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering, National University of Singapore, 2008.
  • B.Eng. (Honours 1st Class), Computer Engineering, National University of Singapore, 2003.

Published Journals/ Articles:

Journals

    • Quek, B. K., & Ortony, A. (2012). Assessing implicit attitudes: What can be learned from simulations? Social Cognition, 30(5), 610--630. 
    • Pautler, D., Koenig, B., Quek, B. K., & Ortony, A. (2011). Using modified incremental chart parsing to ascribe intentions to animated geometric figures. Behavior Research Methods, 43(3), 643-665.
    • Vadakkepat, P., Xiao, P., Quek, B. K., & Lee, T. H. (2007). Evolution of fuzzy behaviours for multi-robotic system. Robotics and Autonomous Systems, 55, 146–161. 

Conferences

    • Quek, B. K., & Ortony, A. (2012). Modeling the influence of cognitive fluency and stereotype threat on the processing of implicit attitudes. In N. Miyake and D. Peebles and R. P. Cooper (Eds.), Proceedings of the 34th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 2204–2209). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society. 
    • Quek, B. K., & Ortony, A. (2012). Modeling the effect of evaluative conditioning on implicit attitude acquisition and performance on the Implicit Association Test.  In N. Miyake and D. Peebles and R. P. Cooper (Eds.), Proceedings of the 34th Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society (pp. 2204–2209). Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society. 
    • Quek, B. K., & Ortony, A. (2011). Modeling underlying mechanisms of the Implicit Association Test. In L. Carlson, C. Hoelscher, & T.F. Shipley (Eds.), Proceedings of the 33rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society (pp.1330–1335), Austin, TX: Cognitive Science Society.
    • Quek, B. K., Sakamoto, K., & Ortony, A. (2009). Making inferences using integrated representations of personality, values and behavior descriptions. Poster presented at the International Society for the Study of Individual Differences Conference, Evanston, IL, USA, 18 – 22 July 2009.
    • Quek, B. K., Ibanez-Guzman, J., & Lim, K. W. (2006). Attaining operational survivability in an autonomous unmanned ground surveillance vehicle. Proceedings of the 32st Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, Paris, France (pp. 3969–3974), November 2006.
    • Quek, B. K., Ibanez-Guzman, J., & Lim, K. W. (2006). A Survivability Framework for the development of autonomous unmanned systems.  Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Control, Automation, Robotics and Vision, Singapore (pp. 1–6), December 2006.
    • Quek, B. K., Ibanez-Guzman, J., & Lim, K. W. (2005). Feature-based perception for autonomous unmanned navigation. Proceedings of the 31st Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA (pp. 1791–1796), November 2005.
    • Quek, B. K., Ibanez-Guzman, J., & Lim, K. W. (2004). Feature detection for stereo-vision-based unmanned navigation. Proceedings of the IEEE Conference on Cybernetics and Intelligent Systems, Singapore (pp. 141–146) , December 2004.
    • Quek, B. K., Xu., J. X., & Vadakkepat, P. (2003). Developing a fuzzy action-selection strategy for mobile robots. Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Computational Intelligence, Robotics and Autonomous Systems, December 2003, Singapore.
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Book Chapter(s)

    • Quek, B. K., Sakamoto, K., & Ortony, A. (2009). A data-fusion approach to representing personality traits, values, beliefs and behaviour descriptions. In L. Seabra Lopes et al. (Eds.): Progress in Artificial Intelligence, LNAI 5816: Proceedings of the 14th Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence, EPIA 2009, 12–15 October 2009, Portugal, pp. 163–173, Springer-Verlag.

Posters etc.

    • Quek, B. K., Sakamoto, K., & Ortony, A. (2009). Making inferences using integrated representations of personality, values and behavior descriptions, Poster presented at the International Society for the Study of Individual Differences Conferences, Evanston, IL, USA, 18 – 22 July 2009.

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