Thomas Chun-Pong Chau 周俊邦

  • Scholarship in 2010 at Imperial College London

Dr Chau obtained his PhD in Computing at Imperial College London in 2014, under the supervision of Professor Wayne Luk. He received his BEng and MPhil degrees in Computer Science and Engineering from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, in 2008 and 2010, respectively.

Dr Chau is currently a NPU architect at Neubla, leading the development of hardware architecture for machine learning. He was a senior research scientist at Samsung AI Centre in Cambridge with a focus on co-design of hardware and deep neural network. Before that, he was with Intel Programmable Solution Group (formerly Altera) and the Research and Development department of ARM Ltd, Cambridge.


  • Hardware architecture for machine learning
  • Hardware-aware neural architecture design
  • Embedded real-time control applications in industrial, automotive and energy industries.