John-John Cabibihan

Assistant Professor

PhD Biomedical Robotics, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna Pisa; 
MSc. Mfg Eng, De La Salle Manila; 
BSc. Mfg Eng and Mgmt, De La Salle Manila; 

Phone:(65) 6516 7916Fax:(65)6779 1103Email:elecjj

 


Professional Working Experience

1. Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (Controls, 
   Intelligent Systems, and Robotics Group), National University of Singapore (since 29 
   February 2008).

   Deputy Director, the Social Robotics Laboratory, Interactive & Digital Media 
   Institute, NUS (since September 2009).

   Affiliated Faculty, Singapore Institute for Neurotechnology: Advancing through 
   Partnership of Scientists and Engineers (SiNAPSE), NUS (since March 2012).

2. Chief Technology Officer, Alternative Resource Integrated Services Enterprise  
   (ALTRIS) Inc., Makati City, Philippines, Aug. 2007-Feb. 2008
 
3. Research Collaborator, Advanced Robotics Technologies and Systems Lab, Scuola 
   Superiore Sant'Anna, Pisa, Italy, Jan 2004-June 2007.
 
4. Visiting Researcher (co-tutors program), Laboratoire de Mecanique et Technologie, 
   Ecole Normale Superieure de Cachan, France, Nov 2004 -Nov 2005. 

5. Product Development Manager, Coexsys, Inc., Manila, Philippines, Sept 2002-Jan 2003. 

6. Instructor, Manufacturing Engineering and Management  Dept., De La Salle University, 
   Manila, Philippines, Jan 1999 - Jan 2003. 

7. Machinist, Production Department, Don Bosco Technical College, Mandaluyong City, 
   Philippines, Sept 1997-May 1998. 

8. CAD Applications Engineer, CIM Technologies, Inc., Makati City, Philippines, May - 
   August 1997.

Professional Activities


Editorial Board Memberships and Guest Editorships
- Review Editor, Frontiers in Bionics, since May 2013.
- Editorial Board Member, Computational Cognitive Science, Springer, since Nov. 2012.
- Associate Editor, the International Journal of Social Robotics, Springer, since Jan.  
  2012. 
- Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Advanced Robotics Systems, InTech, 
  since Jan 2012.
- Editorial Board Member, Consumer Electronics Times, World Academic Publishing, since 
  July 2012.
- Guest Editor, the International Journal of Social Robotics, Springer, Apr. 2014 issue.
- Guest Editor, the International Journal of Social Robotics, Springer, Nov. 2011 issue.
- Assistant Editor, the International Journal of Social Robotics, Springer, 2009-2011.


Professional Organizations 
- Chair, IEEE Systems, Man & Cybernetics Chapter, Singapore, 2011, 2012.
- Treasurer, IEEE Systems, Man & Cybernetics Chapter, Singapore, 2009, 2010.  
- Management Committee Member, IEEE Robotics & Automation Chapter, Singapore, 2009, 2010. 
- Member, IEEE Robotics & Automation Society, Singapore Chapter.
- Member, IEEE Systems, Man & Cybernetics Society, Singapore Chapter.
- Member, Biomedical Engineering Society, Singapore.


Conference Organizations 
- Finance Chair, IEEE Intl Conf on Robotics and Automation (ICRA 2017), Singapore.
- General Chair, IEEE Intl Conf on Cybernetics & Intelligent Systems & Robotics, 
  Automation and Mechatronics (CIS-RAM 2013), Philippines. 
- Program Chair, Intl Conf on Social Robotics (ICSR 2012), Chengdu, China.
- Co-Program Chair, Intl Conf on Social Robotics (ICSR 2010), Singapore.
- Finance Chair, IEEE Intl Conf on Cybernetics & Intelligent Systems & Robotics, 
  Automation and Mechatronics (CIS-RAM 2010), Singapore.
- Finance Chair, IEEE Intl Conf on Cybernetics & Intelligent Systems & Robotics,  
  Automation and Mechatronics (CIS-RAM 2011), Qingdao, China.
- Publications Co-Chair, Intl Conf on Social Robotics (ICSR 2011), Amsterdam, Netherlands.

- Program Committee Memberships:
  - IEEE Intl Conf on Robotics and Biomimetics (ROBIO 2012), Guangzhou, China.
  - Intl Conf on Autonomous and Intelligent Systems (AIS 2012), Aveiro, Portugal. 
  - Intl Conf on Robot Intelligence Technology and Applications (RiTA 2012), Gwangju, 
    Korea.
  - Gaming and Social Media 2012 Conference, Singapore.
  - IEEE Intl Conf on Cybernetics & Intelligent Systems & Robotics, Automation and
    Mechatronics (CIS-RAM 2011), Qingdao, China.
  - IEEE Intl Conf on Cybernetics & Intelligent Systems & Robotics, Automation and
    Mechatronics (CIS-RAM 2010), Singapore.
  - Intl Conf on Intelligent Robotics and Applications (ICIRA 2010), Shanghai, China.
  - Intl Conf on Autonomous and Intelligent Systems (AIS 2010), Povoa de Varzim, Portugal. 
  - IEEE Intl Conf on Robotics and Biomimetics (ROBIO 2010), Tianjin, China.
  - Intl Conf on Social Robotics (ICSR 2009), Incheon, Korea.

- Conference Session Chair/Co-Chair:
  - Intl Conf on Social Robotics (ICSR 2010), Singapore.
  - Intl Conf on Social Robotics (ICSR 2009), Incheon, Korea.
  - Intl Conf on Intelligent Robotics and Applications (ICIRA 2010), Shanghai, China.
  - Intl Conf on Humanoids, Nanotechnology, Information Tech, Communication and Control,  
    Environment, and Mgmt (HNICEM 2008), Manila.



Research Collaboration
- Collaborator, Language and Gesture Lab, Dept of Psychology, Natl University of Singapore
- Research Associate, Ateneo de Manila Innovation Center.


Peer Reviewer for:
- Qatar National Research Foundation
- Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology
- International Journal of Social Robotics (Springer)
- IEEE Transactions of Robotics 
- IEEE Transactions of Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part A
- IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics
- IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in BioMedicine
- Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation
- Medical Engineering & Physics
- Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering (Inst. of Physics)
- Measurement Science and Technology (Inst. of Physics)
- International Journal of Automation Technology (IJAT)
- International Conference on Social Robotics (ICSR)
- IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA)
- IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Robotics and Sys(IROS)
- IEEE International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics (ICORR)
- IEEE International Symposium on Robot and Human Interactive Communication (RO-MAN)
- ACM/IEEE Intl Conf on Human-Robot Interaction (HRI)
- IEEE Intl Conf on Cybernetics & Intelligent Systems & Robotics, Automation and 
  Mechatronics (CIS-RAM).
- IEEE Intl Conf on Robotics and Biomimetics (ROBIO)
- IEEE International Conference on Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics (BIOROB)
- International Conference on Autonomous and Intelligent Systems (AIS) 
- International Conference on Humanoids, Nanotechnology, Information Tech, Communication 
  and Control, Environment, and Mgmt (HNICEM)


NUS-ECE Department
- Member, ABB Final Year Projects Award Committee, 2010.
- Judge, Junior Talent Development Programme, 2009-2010.
- Team Leader, Amazing Race Through ECE Labs (ECE Students' Orientation), 2010.


Ph.D. Exam Committee Memberships
- Yan Han, Temperature Sensing and Control in Multi-Zone Semiconductor Thermal Processing.
- Sanjit Sasidhar, Rehabilitation engineering (Qualifying exam).
- He Hongsheng, Robot vision (Qualifying exam).
- (to be updated)