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Herbert Tsang, PEng, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

  • Research & Scholarship

    My research interests are in the broad areas of bioinformatics/biomedical engineering, scientific visualization, signal processing, education technologies, and mobile application development. For further details, please see my website.

  • Recent Publications

    A comprehensive list can be found on my website.

  • Memberships & Affiliations

    • Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
    • Member, IEEE Computational Intelligence Society
    • Professional Engineer (P.Eng.), Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia (APEGBC)
  • Awards & Honours


    • Fellow, Leonardo Summer Institute, Simon Fraser University:: An interdisciplinary seminar program for doctoral students that examines new emerging technologies and how anticipated policy or societal changes might shape the way those technologies evolve.
    • Fellow, Southern Illinois University Undergraduate Research Academy
    • Dean's College Scholar & Dean's List
    • Member, Eta Kappa Nu (National Honor Society of Electrical Engineering)
    • Member, Phi Eta Sigma (National Freshman Scholastic Honor Society)


    • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2009-2011
    • Third prize winner in the 2nd Annual MoCSSy Symposium Poster Competition, poster titled "Examining HIV Transmission Rate through Sexual Contact with the Cellular Automata Model", 2009
    • Faculty of Applied Science Dean's Fund Graduate Fellowship, Simon Fraser University, 2004 & 2007
    • PhD Entrance Fellowship, School of Computing Science, Simon Fraser University, 2005
    • President's PhD Research Stipend, Simon Fraser University, 2005
    • PhD Entrance Fellowship, School of Interactive Arts and Technology, Simon Fraser University, 2003
    • Team Peer Award, MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates
    • Innovation in Photonic Award (Multi-Imaging Mode Confocal Optical Microscope), British Columbia Photonics Industry Association
    • Third prize winner in Graduate Student Research Fair (Association of Graduate Engineering Students)
Faculty of Natural and Applied Sciences

Department or Program:

Mathematics, and Computing Science
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