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Pham, Hoang-Anh 
Nguyen, Xuan-Duc 
Dang, Hoang-Long 
Nguyen, Minh-Tri  
Nguyen, Dung  
Le, Minh-Thao 
Barata, Romero 
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Do, Duc-Kien 
Pham, Minh-Trang 
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Truyen Tran (Trần Thế Truyền)
Professor | Head of AI, Health and Science
Applied Artificial Intelligence Institute (A2I2), Deakin University.

75 Pigdons Rd, Waurn Ponds, Vic 3216, Australia
truyen.tran {__AT__} deakin.edu.au

Research thrusts

Generalist AI
» Reasoning and abstraction
» Multimodal unification
» Social intelligence
AI for Health
» Clinical prediction models
» Generative AI for health

» Medical imaging
AI for Science
» Materials science
» Computational biology
» Physics-informed ML

» 07/2024: PhD scholarships available for 2024-2025 intake. Areas: Generalist AI, AI4Science, AI4Health.
» 07/2024: I will present our work towards universal screening of cerebral palsy at the first CP360 Summit in Italy this Septermber.
» 03/2024: I will give public talk on Generative AI at Vietnam National University - HCM on the occasion of signing strategic MoU with Deakin University.
» 03/2024: I will give talk at University of Science - HCM on "AI in the post-deep learning era".
» 11/2023: I will give talk at DAIRNet Defence AI Seminar Series on "Generative AI: Shifting the AI landscape".
» 11/2023: I will give talks at 2023 Defence Human Sciences Symposium on "Multimodal Generative AI" & "UNITED for multichannel temporal data".
» 10/2023: I will deliver a keynote at PRICM11, Nov 2023 on "Generative AI for materials discovery".

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Grants (~$25M)
» AAA-MEDICAL: Integrating synergistic expertise for better treatment of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm ($5M), NHMRC Synergy, 2024-2029.
» New biomarkers for abdominal aortic aneurysm ($1M), MRFF Cardiovascular Health Mission, 2023-2026.
» Learning and reasoning on multisensor data ($850K), Australian Department of Defence, 2022-2024.
» Assessing cerebral palsy risk from video ($350K), Cerebral Palsy Alliance, 2022-2025.
» A generic framework for verifying machine learning algorithms ($360K), ARC Discovery, 2021-2023.
» Optimising treatments in mental health using AI ($5M), MRFF AI in Health, 2021-2026.
» Defence applied AI experiential CoLab ($1M annual), Australian Department of Defence, 2020-ongoing.
» ARC research hub for digital enhanced living, ($3M), ARC Industrial Transformation Research Hubs, 2018–2022.
» Telstra centre of excellence in big data and machine learning ($1.6M), Telstra, 2016–2020.
» Advanced data analytics for care management of chronic disease, ($760K), Barwon Health, 2013-2017.
» Improving cancer care ($200K), Western Alliance, 2016-2017.
» Accuracy of machine scoring of fidgety movements from high risk infant populations ($134K), Cerebral Palsy Alliance, 2016–2017.
» Predicting hazardous software components using deep learning, ($100K), Samsung GRO, 2016–2017.


» AI in the post-deep learning era @VNU-HCM US, April 2024.
» Generative AI: Shifting the AI landscape @DAIRNet Defence AI Seminar Series, Dec 2023.
» Generative AI to accelerate discovery of materials, Keynote @PRICM11, Nov 2023.
» Deep learning and reasoning: Recent advances, Tutorial @VIASM Summer School in Deep Learning, July 2023.
» AI for automated materials discovery, @Thuyloi University, May 2023.
» Deep analytics via learning to reason Keynote @ACOMPA, Nov 2022.
» Machine learning and reasoning for drug discovery @ECML-PKDD, Sept 2021.
» Neural machine reasoning A tutorial @IJCAI, August 2021.
» Deep learning 2.0 Keynote @FPT AI Conference, August 2021.
» From deep learning to deep reasoning A tutorial @KDD, August 2021.
» Deep learning 1.0 and beyond, A tutorial @IEEE SSCI, Canberra, Dec 2020.
Machine reasoning, @Monash University, August 2020.
AI in Covid-19 pandemic, @VANJ Webminar, May 2020.(Vietnamese version).
» Machine reasoning at A2I2, @A2I2 reading group, April 2020.
Machines that learn to talk about what they see, Keynote at NICS'19, Hanoi, Vietnam, Dec 2019.
Climate change: Challenges and AI-driven solutions, @Swinburne Vietnam, Hanoi,  Vietnam, Dec 2019.
Modern AI for drug discovery, VietAI Summit, Nov 2019.
Deep learning for biomedicine, Lecture at Southeast Asia Machine Learning (SEA ML) School, Depok, Greater Jakarta, Indonesia, July 2019.
Deep learning for genomics: Present and future, Genomic Medicine 2019, Hanoi, Vietnam, June 2019.
Memory advances in Neural Turing Machines, AI Day, Hanoi, Vietnam, June 2019.
Empirical AI Research , @International University, HCM City, Vietnam, May 2019.
Representation learning on graphs, Keynote at MAPR, HCM City, Vietnam, May 2019.
AI that/for matters, @Phenikaa University, Hanoi, Vietnam, Jan 2019.
Deep learning for biomedicine: Genomics and Drug design, @Institute of Big Data, Hanoi, Vietnam, Jan 2019.
Advances in Neural Turing Machines, @CafeDSLUniversity of Wollongong, Aug 2018.
Deep learning for episodic interventional data, ISCB-ACS 2018, Melbourne, Aug 2018.
» Deep learning for astronomy at Harley Wood School for Astronomy, Ballarat, Australia, June 2018.
Deep learning for biomedical discovery and data mining, Tutorial at PAKDD'18, Melbourne, Australia.
Deep learning for biomedicine, Tutorial at ACML'17, Seoul, Korea.
Deep neural nets for healthcare, @Amazon Seattle, Feb 2017.
Deep learning for detecting anomalies and software vulnerabilities, @Academy of Cryptography Techniques, Hanoi, Vietnam, Jan 2017.
Deep architecture engineering, @Hanoi Uni of Sci and Tech (HUST); and VNU Uni of Eng and Tech (VNU-UET), Jan 2017.
» Deep learning, @WEHI, Melbourne, Dec 2016.
» Deep learning tutorials at AusDM'16 in Canberra, AI'16 in Hobart.
Deep learning for non-cognitive domains, @DSL, University of Wollongong, Aug 2016.