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Dr Albert Kon-Fook Chong

Dr Albert Kon-Fook Chong
Name Albert Kon-Fook Chong
Position Senior Lecturer (Surveying and Spatial Science)
Section School of Civil Engineering and Surveying
Office Z412
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 2546
Extension 2546
Qualifications PhD Washington

Fields of Research (FoR)

  • Navigation and Position Fixing ( 090904 )
  • Image Processing ( 080106 )
  • Human Movement and Sports Science ( 110600 )
  • Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing ( 090905 )

Research interests
Research expertise:
a. Foot and Ankle research
b. Information databases design and data capture (Craniofacial database, foot database, virtual artifact)
c. Body-wear and foot-wear tracking system.
d. Forensic expert witness (CCTV, crime scene investigation)
Research interest:
Application: human movement, sport injury, accident and crime scene mapping, human gait and limb 3D modelling.
PhD research topics in the following areas:
1.Smartphone and whatsApp for older adult fall-risk monitoring.
2.Body-wear and fall-risk monitoring of older adults including precision motion tracking.
4. Modelling of the foot plantar (skin and tissue) stress during gait or running.
5. Modelling foot shape change in shoes using plantar pressure.
6. Development of precision plantar pressure long-term monitoring system
6. Health-related information system development such as the spread of communicable diseases modelling and the development of early warning system.

Industry affiliations
1. Member of the Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society.
2. Member of the Photogrammetry and Laser Scanning Research Group, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia.

Currently teaching courses/programs
SVY1110. Introduction to GPS
SVY3202. Introduction to photogrammetry and remote sensing.

Research most recent
For current publication please access Research-gate website
1)Chong, A.K., 2012. Exploiting HD Camcorders for close-up Human Movement Application, The photogrammetric Record, 27(137): in press
2)Chong, A. K., 2011. Low-cost compact camera for CMT disorder application, Photogrammetric Record. 26(134): 263-273.
3)M. C. Lim, Halim Setan, Rusli Othman and A. K. Chong, 2011. Deformation detection for ISKANDARnet, Survey Review,UK, February.
4)Chong, A.K. and Brownstein, G., 2010. A technique for improving webcam precision in biological plant measurement. The Photogrammetric Record. 25(10): 180-196.
5)Chong, A., Milburn, P., Newsham West, R., Marieke ter Voert, (2009). A high-accuracy photogrammetric technique for human spine measurement. Photogrammetric Record. 24:264-279.
6)Chong, A.K. and H. Croft, (2009). Photogrammetric Application in Virtual Sport training. The Photogrammetric Record, 24(125): 51-65.
7)Majid, Z, Chong, A., Setan, H., (2007). Important considerations for craniofacial mapping using laser scanners. The Photogrammetric Record, 22(120): 290-301.

Research most notable
Chong, A.K., 2012. Exploiting HD Camcorders for close-up Human Movement Application, The photogrammetric Record, 27(137): in press

Publications in ePrints

Chong, Albert K. (2017) A new plantar axis for longitudinal study of gait characteristics. In: 9th International Congress on Image and Signal Processing, BioMedical Engineering and Informatics (CISP-BMEI, 2016) , 15-17 Oct 2016, Datong, China .

Abbas, Mohd Azwan and Lichti, Derek D. and Chong, Albert K. and Setan, Halim and Majid, Zulkepli and Lau, Chong Luh and Idris, Khairulnizam M. and Ariff, Mohd Farid Mohd (2017) Improvements to the accuracy of prototype ship models measurement method using terrestrial laser scanner. Measurement, 100 . 301-310. ISSN 0263-2241

Majeed, Ammar and Chong, Albert K. and Abdulla, Shahab (2017) Person identification by gait analysis using photogrammetry techniques and foot pressure sensing matt. In: 1st MoHESR and HCED Iraqi Scholars Conference in Australasia 2017 (ISCA 2017), 5-6 Dec 2017, Melbourne, Australia.

Chong, Albert K. and Mei, Qichang (2016) A foot axis for COP path of older adult short access-ramp walking study. In: 34th International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports (ISBS 2016), 18-22 July 2016, Tsukuba, Japan.

Chong, Albert K. (2016) A new plantar surface reference system for pressure study. In: 8th International Conference on Digital Image Processing (ICDIP 2016), 20-23 May 2016, Chengu, China.

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Approved research supervisor in the area of:

  • Navigation and Position Fixing ( 090904 )
  • Image Processing ( 080106 )
  • Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing ( 090905 )

Research topics