Assoc. Prof. Nguyễn Hải Châu, PhD



  Office: Department of Information System, Faculty of Information Technology
University of Engineering and Technology, Vietnam National University
  Address:  311, E3 building, 144 Xuan Thuy, Hanoi, Vietnam
  Phone:  04-37547813
  Fax:  04-37547460
  Email: chaunh at

  1991. BSc in Mathematics, Hanoi University
  1999. PhD in Computer Science, Vietnam National University

  Introduction to database systems [slide] [video]
  Advanced topics in information systems/information technology
  Analysis and evaluation of computer systems performance [video]
  Design and analysis of experiments
  Operating systems concepts
  Advanced in database systems
  Management information systems (MIS) (in English)
  Introduction to computer systems and applications (in English)

Research interests
  Design of experiments (DoE) applications in computer science
  Internet of things [video]
  Geographic information systems (GIS)
  Data mining assisted materials design
  Statistical analysis using R [video]

Selected publications
  1. N. H. Chau, M. Kubo, L. V. Hai, T. Yamamoto, Support Vector Machine-based Phase Prediction of Multi-principal Element Alloys, Vietnam Journal of Computer Science, 2022, DOI: 10.1142/S2196888822500312.
  2. N. H. Chau, M. Kubo, L. V. Hai, T. Yamamoto, Phase Prediction of Multiprincipal Element Alloys Using Support Vector Machine and Bayesian Optimization, In: Nguyen N.T., Chittayasothorn S., Niyato D., Trawiński B. (eds) Intelligent Information and Database Systems. ACIIDS 2021. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 12672. Springer, Cham, 2021, pp. 155–167, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-73280-6_13.
  3. M. Kubo, M. Brik, Hai-Chau Nguyen, T. Yamamoto, Modelling of Lattice Constants of the Garnet Structured Compounds using Machine Learning, 30th Annual Meeting of the Material Research Society of Japan (MRS-J), 9-11 Dec, 2020 (online meeting)
  4. Nguyen Hai Chau, Estimation of Air Temperature Using Smartphones in Different Contexts, Journal of Information and Telecommunication 3 (4), 2019, 494-507, DOI: 10.1080/24751839.2019.1634869. [Android app]
  5. Nguyen Hai Chau, A New Approach to Estimate Urban Air Temperature Using Smartphones, in Proceedings of the 10th Asian Conference on Intelligent Information and Database Systems (ACIIDS 2018), 19-21 March 2018, Dong Hoi, Quang Binh, Vietnam, 633–641.
  6. Phuong Hanh Du, Hai-Chau Nguyen, Kim Khoa Nguyen, Ngoc Hoa Nguyen, An Efficient Parallel Algorithm for Computing the Closeness Centrality in Social Networks, in Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Information and Communication Technology (SoICT), 6-7 December 2018, Da Nang City, Viet Nam.
  7. Nguyen Hai Chau, Enhancing Cholera Outbreaks Prediction Performance in Hanoi, Vietnam Using Solar Terms and Resampling Data, Nguyen N., Papadopoulos G., Jedrzejowicz P., Trawiński B., Vossen G. (eds) Computational Collective Intelligence. ICCCI 2017. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 10448. Springer, Cham, 2017, 266–276. [daily case video] [monthly case video]
  8. Nguyen Hai Chau, Le Thi Ngoc Anh, Using local weather and geographical information to predict cholera outbreaks in Hanoi, Vietnam, Advanced Computational Methods for Knowledge Engineering, Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing 453, Springer, 2016, 195–212.
  9. N. H. Chau, Parallelization of the Fast Multipole Method for Molecular Dynamics Simulations on Multicore Computers, Advanced Computational Methods for Knowledge Engineering, Studies in Computational Intelligence 479, Springer, 2013, 209–224.
  10. N. H. Chau, A. Kawai, T. Ebisuzaki, Acceleration of fast multipole method using special-purpose computer GRAPE, International Journal of High Performance Computing Applications, 22 (2), 2008, 194–205.
  11. N. H. Chau, A. Kawai, T. Ebisuzaki, Implementation of fast multipole algorithm on special-purpose computer MDGRAPE-2, Proceedings of World Multiconference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics SCI 2002, July 14–18, 2002, Orlando, Florida, USA, Vol XVI, 477–481.
  12. N. C. Ho, H. V. Nam, T. D. Khang, N. H. Chau, Hedge algebras, linguistic- valued logic and their applications to fuzzy reasoning, International Journal of Uncertainty, Fuzziness and Knowledge-based Systems, 1999, 7 (4), 347–361.