Nguyen Thi Nhat Thanh

First name(s) / Surname(s)  Thi Nhat Thanh Nguyen

 

 Position Associate Professor, University of Engineering and Technology, Vietnam National University Hanoi (VNU UET).
Address(es) Room 408, Building E3, 144 Xuan Thuy, Cau Giay, Hanoi, Vietnam
Telephone(s) +84 908 201 880
E-mail thanhntn@fimo.edu.vn

thanhntn@vnu.edu.vn

Nationality Vietnamese

EDUCATION

  • January 2009 – March 2012: PhD in Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Ferrara, Italy
  • December 2002 – March 2005: Master of Science in Information Technology, Vietnam National University, Hanoi
  • September 1997 – June 2001: Bachelor of Information Technology, Vietnam National University, Hanoi

WORKING EXPERIENCE

  • July 2001 – May 2007; April 2008 – December 2008; April 2012 – present: Lecturer, University of Engineering and Technology, Vietnam National University Hanoi, E3,144 XuanThuy, Cau Giay, Hanoi, Vietnam
  • January 2009 – December 2011: Developer/ Researcher, Meteorological and Environmental Earth Observation (MEEO) s.r.l, Via Saragat 9, I-44122 Ferrara, Italy.
  • December 2009, November 2010: Intern, SISTEMA GmbH, Währingerstraße 61, A-1090, Vienna, Austria
  • June 2007 – March 2008: Intern, NTT Cyber Solutions Laboratories, Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation,1-1 Hikarinooka, Yokosuka shi, Kanagawa, 239-0847, Japan.

TEACHING

  • Data Structure and Algorithms
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Digital Image Processing

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Air Pollution Measurement and Modeling,
  • Remote Sensing,
  • Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning,
  • Human Computer Interaction.

PUBLICATIONS

Journals:

  1. Lasko K, Vadrevu KP, Nguyen TTN (2018). Analysis of air pollution over Hanoi, Vietnam using multi-satellite and MERRA reanalysis datasets. PLoS ONE 13(5): e0196629. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0196629
  2. Chuc Duc Man, Thuy Thanh Nguyen, Hung Quang Bui, Kristofer Lasko & Thanh Nhat Thi Nguyen, 2017. Improvement of land-cover classification over frequently cloud-covered areas using Landsat 8 time-series composites and an ensemble of supervised classifiers,International Journal of Remote Sensing, 39:4, 1243-1255, DOI: 1080/01431161.2017.1399477
  3. Kristofer Lasko, Krishna P Vadrevu, Vinh T Tran, Evan Ellicott, Thanh T N Nguyen, Hung Q Bui and Christopher Justice, 2017. “Satellites may underestimate rice residue and associated burning emissions in Vietnam”, Environmental Research Letters 2017, 12
  4. Tran, T.V.; Pham, V.H.; Pham, Nguyen, T.N.T.; X. T.; Bui, Q.H.; Nguyen, X.A.; Nguyen, T.T. Satellite Aerosol Optical Depth over Vietnam – An analysis from VIIRS and CALIOP aerosol products. In: Land-Atmospheric Research Application in Sounth and Southeast Asia, Springer International Publishing AG, 2018.
  5. Luu, V .H., Pham, V .M., Man, D.C., Bui, Q.H. and Nguyen, T.N.T, Comparison of Various Image Fusion Methods for Impervious Surface Classification from VNREDSat­1, International Journal of Advanced Culture Technology (IJACT), Vol. 4 Num. 2, pp.1-6, 2016.
  6. Thanh T N Nguyen, Hung Q Bui, Ha V Pham, Hung V Luu, Chuc D Man, Hai N Pham, Ha T Le, Thuy T Nguyen, Particulate matter concentration mapping from MODIS satellite data: a Vietnamese case study, Environmental Research Letters, 2015, 10, 9, 095016
  7. Khac Phong Do, Ba Tung Nguyen, Xuan Thanh Nguyen, Quang Hung Bui, Nguyen Le Tran, Thi Nhat Thanh Nguyen, Van Quynh Vuong, Thanh Ha Le, Spatial interpolation and assimilation methods for satellite and ground meteorological data in Vietnam. Journal of Information Processing Systems, 2015
  8. Xuan Thanh Nguyen, Ba Tung Nguyen, Khac Phong Do, Quang Hung Bui, Thi Nhat Thanh Nguyen, Van Quynh Vuong and Thanh Ha Le, Spatial Interpolation of Meteorologic Variables in Vietnam using the Kriging Method, Journal of Information Processing Systems, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 134~147, 2015
  9. H. Le, T. T.N. Nguyen, K. Lasko, S. Ilavajhala, K. P. Vadrevu and C. Justice, “Vegetation fires and air pollution in Vietnam”, Environmental Pollution, 2014.
  10. K. Le, S. T. Nguyen, T. N. T. Nguyen, and T. H. Le, ” Burned Area Detection After Wildfire Using Landsat 7 ETM+ SLC-off Images”, IEEK Transactions on Smart Processing & Computing, vol. 2, no. 3, pp. 117-129, Jun. 2013.
  11. T. N. T. Nguyen and T. D. Bui, “A New Framework for Automated Gesture Segmentation in Vietnamese Sign Language”, VNU Journal of Science, Natural Sciences and Technology, vol. 24, no. 3S, pp.82-89, 2008.

International Conference

  1. D. Chuc, N. H. Anh, N. T. Thuy, B. Q. Hung and N. T. N. Thanh, “Paddy rice mapping in red river delta region using landsat 8 images: Preliminary results,” 2017 9th International Conference on Knowledge and Systems Engineering (KSE), Hue, 2017, pp.209-214, doi: 10.1109/KSE.2017.8119460
  2. L. Quang, Nhat, T. N. Thanh and H. B. Quang, “TMACT: A thematic map automatically creating tool for maintaining WebGIS systems,” 2017 9th International Conference on Knowledge and Systems Engineering (KSE), Hue, 2017, pp. 245-250.
    doi: 10.1109/KSE.2017.8119466
  3. Anh, M. D. Chuc, B. Q. Hung and N. T. N. Thanh, “Development of virtual campus using GIS data and 3D GIS technology: A case study for Vietnam National University, Hanoi,” 2017 9th International Conference on Knowledge and Systems Engineering (KSE), Hue, 2017, pp. 281-286. doi: 10.1109/KSE.2017.8119472
  4. N. Duc, M. D. Chuc, B. Q. Hung and N. T. N. Thanh, “Standardization procedure for automatic environmental data: A case study in Hanoi, Vietnam,” 2016 Eighth International Conference on Knowledge and Systems Engineering (KSE), Hanoi, 2016, pp. 321-326. doi: 10.1109/KSE.2016.7758074
  5. T. Dung, M. D. Chuc, N. T. N. Thanh, B. Q. Hung and D. M. Chung, “Optimizing GLCNMO version 2 method to detect Vietnam’s urban expansion,” 2016 Eighth International Conference on Knowledge and Systems Engineering (KSE), Hanoi, 2016, pp. 309-314. doi: 10.1109/KSE.2016.7758072
  6. Bui Quang Hung, Nguyen Thi Nhat Thanh, Nguyen Hai Chau. “Application of ICT to environment management and monitoring”, In: Proc. of The 2nd International Joint Conference IJCC, 2016, pp. 125 – 130.
  7. Hung V. Luu, Chuc D. Man, Ke C. Luong, Hung Q. Bui, Thanh T.N. Nguyen. “Air pollution mapping from high spatial resolution satellite images: a case study in Hanoi”. In: Proc. of The 2nd International Joint Conference IJCC, 2016, pp. 130 – 135.
  8. Duc Chuc Man, Viet Hung Luu, Van Thang Hoang, Quang Hung Bui, and Thi Nhat Thanh Nguyen, 2014. Cloud Detection Algorithm for LandSat 8 Image using Multispectral Rules and Spatial Variability. Knowledge and Systems Engineering, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol. 326, pp. 247 – 259.
  9. Thi Nhat Thanh Nguyen, Viet Cuong Ta, Thanh Ha Le, Simone Mantovani, 2013. Particulate Matter concentration  Estimation from  satellite  aerosol  and meteorological  parameters, data-driven approaches, In: of The  fifth  international conference  on  knowledge and  system  engineering (KSE 2013), pp. 351-362.
  10. Thi Nhat Thanh Nguyen, Simone Mantovani, Piero Campalani, and Gian Piero Limone, 2012, Downscaling Aerosol Optical Thickness to 1 km2 Spatial Resolution Using Support Vector Regression Replied on Domain Knowledge. In: of the 1st International Conference on Pattern Recognition Applications and Methods (ICPRAM 2012), pp. 230-239.
  11. Piero Campalani, Thi Nhat Thanh Nguyen, Simone Mantovani, and Gianluca Mazzini, 2011. On the Automatic Prediction of PM10 with In-situ Measurements, Satellite AOT Retrievals and Ancillary Data. In: of The11th IEEE International Symposium on Signal Processing and Information Technology (ISSPIT 2011), pp. 93-98.
  12. Thi Nhat Thanh NguyenSimone MantovaniPiero Campalani, 2011. Validation of Support Vector Regression in deriving aerosol optical thickness maps at 1 km2spatial resolution from satellite observations. In: of The11th IEEE International Symposium on Signal Processing and Information Technology (ISSPIT 2011), pp. 551-556.
  13. Campalani, P., Nguyen, T.N.T, Mantovani, S., Bottoni, M., and Mazzini, G.,2011. Validation of PM MAPPER aerosol optical thickness retrievals at 1x1km2 of spatial resolution. In: of The 19th International Conference on Software, Telecommunications and Computer Networks (SoftCOM 2011), pp.1 – 5.
  14. Thi Nhat Thanh Nguyen , Simone Mantovani, Piero Campalani, Mario Cavicchi, and Maurizio Bottoni, 2010. Aerosol Optical Thickness Retrieval from Satellite Observation using Support Vector Regression. In: Progress in Pattern Recognition, Image Analysis, Computer Vision and Applications, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2010, Vol. 6419/2010, pp. 492-499.
  15. N.T. Nguyen , S. Mantovani, and M. Bottoni, 2010. Estimation of Aerosol andAir Quality Fields with PM MAPPER – An Optical Multispectral Data ProcessingPackage. In: ISPRS Technical Commission VII Symposium,100 Years ISPRS Advancing Remote Sensing Science, Vienna, Austria, Vol. XXXVIII, Part 7A,pp. 257-262.
  16. Thi Nhat Thanh Nguyen, Maurizio Bottoni and Simone Mantovani, 2010. PM MAPPER: An air quality monitoring system with fine spatial resolution product and integrated surface information. In: of ‘Hyperspectral 2010 Workshop’, Frascati, Italy, 17–19 March 2010 (ESA SP-683, May 2010).
  17. Nhat Thanh Nguyen and The Duy Bui,  2010. Automated Posture Segmentation in Continuous Finger Spelling Recognition. In: HumanCom 2010, IEEE Computer Society Press.
  18. Thi Nhat Thanh Nguyen , Kota Hidaka, Uwe Kowalik, Irie Go, Takashi Satou and Yubuki Taniguchi, 2008. A new video editing interface based on automatic extraction of emphasis speech and laughter scenes. In: Of The IEICE General Conference, Japan, 2008, pp. 296.
  19. Thi Nhat Thanh Nguyen , Kota Hidaka, Uwe Kowalik, Irie Go, Takashi Satou and Yubuki Taniguchi, 2008. A new video editing interface based on automatic extraction of emphasis speech and laughter scenes. In: IEICE technical report. Image engineering 107(489), 83-86, 2008-02-12.
  20. Da Phuc Phan, Thi Nhat Thanh Nguyen and The Duy Bui (2007). A 3D Conversational Agent for Presenting Digital Information for Deaf People. In: Agent Computing and multi-agent systems, Lecture Note in Computer Science, 2009, Vol. 5044/2009, pp. 319-328.
  21. The Duy Bui and Thi Nhat Thanh Nguyen (2006). Multimedia enabled 3D learning environment to enhance electronic lessons. In: Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Research, Innovation and Vision for the Future.

National Conference

  1. Ha Duc Van, Nguyen Thi Nhat Thanh, Nguyen Thanh Thuy, Vu Duy Loi, and Bui Quang Hung (2017) “Developing low-cost wireless sensors network for PM2.5 monitoring using OGC SWE standard. In: of the 20th National Conference in Electronic, Communication and Information Technology.

PROJECTS

Principle Investigator/ Leader

  • “Air Pollution and Health Impact: integrated approach from Satellite Technology (APHIST)”, 2016 – 2018, funded by National Foundation for Science and Technology (NAFOSTED), Vietnam.
  • “Validation of GOSAT data in Vietnam”, 2017-2019, a collaboration with National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan.
  • “Toward an open resources upon services: Cloud Computing of Environmental Data”, 2016 – 2018, funded by European Commission (Eramus+)
  • “Periodic monitoring of paddy rice in the Red River Delta”, 2/2016 – 2/2018, funded by Vietnam National University Hanoi
  • Urban Air Pollution and Cloud computing”, 2016 – 2018, data acquisition project in the program “Joint Israeli – French Micro-Spacecraft for Earth Observation Mission – Venµs”
  • “Monitoring ships and harbors using VNRedSat images” funded by Space Program, 2014-2016.
  • “Air pollution monitoring and warning system using satellite images”, 1/2014 – 6/2015, funded by Vietnam National University Hanoi
  • Air pollution modeling using multi-source, multi-date, and multi-spatial resolution satellite imagery and ground­based measurements”, 1/2014 – 12/2014, funded by Asia Research Center, Vietnam National University Hanoi
  • “Analytical methods of satellite image processing for air pollution estimation in Vietnam”, 1/2013 ­- 1/2014, funded by Asia Research Center, Vietnam National University Hanoi

Member

  • Develop FIMO Air Pollution Monitoring Network (FAirNet) using low cost sensors”, 9/2017 – 10/2018, funded by Vietnam Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) and World Bank.
  • “Determination of emission factors of rice straw burning for emission inventory and impact assessment on air quality in Hanoi, Vietnam”, 2/2018 – 2/2020, funded by National Foundation for Science and Technology (NAFOSTED), Vietnam
  • “Determination of PM10 and PM5 sources in the Northern, Vietnam – Case studies in Ha Noi, Quang Ninh, and Phu Tho”, 2018 – 2020, funded by Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.
  • “The Extension of the Air-Quality model for Austria with satellite based Particulate Matter estimates (AQA-PM)”, 4/2011 – 3/2013, funded by Austrian Space Applications Programme (ASAP-7)
  • “SENSORER-SENSing, mOdeling, and distribution of EnviRonmental data”, 06/2009 – 04/2010, funded by Regione Emilia­Romagna, Italy