Administration Team

Professor LIM, Hock, email: tsllimh@nus.edu.sg

Background

    • 2008 - present
      Director, Research Governance and Enablement, Office of Deputy President (Research and Technology), National University of Singapore
    • 2001 - 2008
      Deputy Director, Office of Research, National University of Singapore
    • 2000 - 2012
      Director, Temasek Laboratories, National University of Singapore
    • 1992 - 2000
      Director, Centre for Remote Imaging, Sensing and Processing (CRISP), National University of Singapore
    • 1988 - 1992
      Director, Laboratory for Image and Signal Processing
    • 1983 - present
      Senior Lecturer, Associate Professor, Professor, National University of Singapore
    • 1970 - 1983
      Meteorological Officer, Meteorological Service Singapore
    • 1975
      University of Reading, UK
    • 1970
      B.Sc. (Hons) First Class, University of Singapore, 1970 Ph.D.

Professional Affiliations
    • Member, Institute of Physics Singapore
    • Member, IEEE
    • General Chairman, International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 1997

Research Activities
    • Developed remote sensing research programmes in CRISP
    • Developing research programmes in Temasek Laboratories

Research Interests
    • Dynamics of the tropical atmosphere
    • Image restoration
    • Synthetic aperture radar data processing
    • Remote sensing

Awards National Day Awards
    • Public Administration Medal (Silver), 1999
    • Public Service Medal (Community Service), 1992


Other Awards

    • The Institute of Physics Singapore President's Award, 2007
    • Defence Technology Prize (Individual, R&D Category), Ministry of Defence, 2003
    • Chevalier des Palmes Academiques, Ministry of Education, Republic of France, 2002
    • Meritorious Teaching Award, NUS, 2000
    • Excellence for Singapore Award (for CRISP), 1999
    • Meritorious Teaching Award, NUS, 1998
    • Award for Outstanding Contribution to the MINDEF-NUS Joint R&D Cooperation Programme, 1995
    • Best Lecturer for Physics, NUS, 1993
    • G.J. Haltiner Research Chair Professorship, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, USA, 1989
    • World Meteorological Organisation Young Scientist Award, 1980