Dr. Chau-Wai Wong, Assistant Professor @ NC State

Research Interests: Multimedia Forensics, Signal and Image Processing, Machine Learning, Data Analytics, Video Coding


2072 Engr Bldg II, Campus Box 7911
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-7911, USA

Telephone: +1 (301) 272-0195



Chau-Wai Wong received the B.Eng. degree with first class honors in 2008, and M.Phil. degree in 2010, both in electronic and information engineering from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Maryland, College Park in 2017.

He is currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, North Carolina State University. He was a data scientist at Origin Wireless, Inc., Greenbelt, Maryland. He was a Research Assistant with the Media And Security Team (MAST), Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maryland, under the supervision of Prof. Min Wu. He was a Research Associate/Assistant with the Centre for Signal Processing, Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, under the supervision of Prof. Wan-Chi Siu. His research interests include multimedia forensics, signal and image processing, data analytics, and video coding.

Dr. Wong was the recipient of multiple scholarships and awards, including Top 4 Student Paper Award, Future Faculty Fellowship, HSBC Scholarship, Hitachi Scholarship, Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Students Abroad, two-year and four-year merit-based full scholarships for M.Phil. and B.Eng. studies, respectively. He is members of the IEEE and the APSIPA, and he was the general secretary of the IEEE PolyU Student Branch from 2006 to 2007. He was involved in organizing the third edition of the IEEE Signal Processing Cup in 2016 on electric network frequency forensics. (Click here and here for more information.)