Arthur Tang

School: School of Science, Engineering & Technology
Department: Information Technology
Position: Senior Lecturer
Location: RMIT Saigon South
ORCID: 0000-0002-6655-6883

Before joining RMIT University, Arthur Tang served as faculty member at Sungkyunkwan University (2016-2022), The University of Hong Kong (2008-2009) and University of Central Florida (2005-2008). He was also a professional consultant in Digital Forensic and Corporate Crime Investigation (2009-2016). His primary research interests are Simulation and Modelling, Medical and Health Informatics, and Infectious Diseases Transmission Modelling

Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science and Engineering, Michigan State University

Research Methodology, Simulation and Modelling, Human Computer Interaction, Digital Forensic and Investigation, Big Data

Simulation and Modelling, Medical and Health Informatics, Infectious Diseases Modelling and Informatics, Virtual and Augmented Reality, Human Computer Interaction

  • Tang, A., Owen, C., Biocca, F., and Mou, W. (2003). Comparative effectiveness of augmented reality in object assembly. Proceedings of ACM CHI ‘2003, Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, pp. 73 – 80, April 5 – 10, 2003, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
  • Kwok, K.O., Tang, A., Wei, V., Park, W.H., Yeoh, E.K., Riley, S. (2019). Epidemic models of contact tracing: systematic review of transmission studies of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome and Middle East Respiratory Syndrome. Computational and Structural Biotechnology Journal, 17: 186-194.
  • Woo, T., Ho, R., Tang, A., Tam, W.W.S. (2020). Global prevalence of burnout symptoms among nurses: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 123: 9-20.

  • Principle Investigator: Effect of Agency to Trust Bias in Augmented Reality Cueing System. Funded by U.S. Army Research Laboratory, U.S.A., USD$19,954. Co-Investigator: Team Performance in Human-Agent Collaboration: Remote Spatial Learning in Tele-robotic Applications. Funded by U.S. Army Research Laboratory, U.S.A., USD$75,000.
  • Principle Investigator: Computational Model of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) Transmission in Nursing Home with Heterogeneous Social Contact Mixing. Funded by Sungkyun Research Fund, South Korea, KRW₩15,000,000.
  • Co-Investigator: A Multifaceted Approach in Advancing Infection Control and Prevention Practices in Residential Care Homes for the Elderly (RCHEs) in Hong Kong. Funded by Health and Medical Research Fund, Hong Kong SAR Government, HKD$2,599,863.

Arthur Tang has supervised undergraduate theses in Computer Science and Nursing Studies, and graduate-level theses in Master of Public Health and Master of Science in Industrial Engineering.

Consultant in Corporate Crime Investigation, Computer Forensic. Verity Consulting Limited, Hong Kong (2009-2016)

  • 2016-2022 – Assistant Professor, College of Computing and Informatics, Sungkyunkwan University.
  • 2009-2016 – Consultant, Digital Forensic and Investigation, Verity Consulting Limited.
  • 2008-2009 – Assistant Professor, School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong.
  • 2005-2008 – Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial Engineering and Management Systems, University of Central Florida.