Curriculum Vitae

Name: Patrick JANSSEN
Present Appointment: Associate Professor
Contact Information: 
Dept of Architecture
National University of Singapore
Singapore 117566
Tel: (65) 65163483; fax: (65) 67793078;
Research Areas:
Generative and evolutionary techniques in design
Computer aided environmental design
Teaching Areas:
Design Studio
Digital design media
Computer aided environmental design
Academic/Professional Qualifications:
Ph.D. (2004)  Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Registered Architect (1999), RIBA, ARB
Masters in Cognitive Science and Intelligent Computing (1999) University of Westminster, UK
Diploma in Architecture (1996) Architectural Association School of Architecture
BA in Architecture (1983) University of Manchester
Post Doctoral Fellowship, Hong Kong Polytechnic University (2004)
International PhD scholarship, Hong Kong Polytechnic University (1999)
Career History:
Assistant Professor (2008-ongoing) Department of Architecture, National University of Singapore
Lecturer (2006-2008) Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning, University of Melbourne, Australia
Post Doctoral Fellow (2004-2006) Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Assistant Professor (PT) (2004-2006) Faculty of Architecture, The University of Hong Kong
PhD Research (1999-2004) Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Architect (1996-1999) Gianni Botsford Architects, London, UK
Administrative Leadership:
2008-ongoing, Chair of IT Committee, Department of Architecture, National University of Singapore
2006-ongoing, Founding Member of Critical Research in Digital Architecture, The University of Melbourne
2007-2008, Web-Technologies and E-Learning Coordinator, The University of Melbourne
2000-2006, Founding Member of Design Technology Research Centre, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
2008, Guest Editor for The International Journal of Architectural Computing
Postgraduate Students:
2008-ongoing, PhD candidate, Faysal Kabir Shuvom, Title: "Urban modelling using cellular automata."
2011-ongoing, Masters students, Vignesh Kaushik, Ping Lei, Sharmini James, Rense Koo Edria
2010-2011, Masters students, Fabian Ong, Lim Mei Sian Sheena
2009-2010, Masters students, Chen Kian Wee, Zhang Qiaojie, Chan Austen, Ibrahim Nazim, Wan Paul Chong
2008-2009, Masters students, Nicolas Lodouce, Zheng Shumin, Cho Chung Man, Muhd Firus Faizal Bin Abdullah
Major Publications (Maximum of 3):
Janssen, P., "Visual Dataflow Modelling: A Comparison of Three Systems" in Proceedings of the 14th International CAAD Futures Conference (CAADFutures'11), pp. 801-816, 2011..
Janssen, P., "A Generative Evolutionary Design Method" in Digital Creativity, vol. 17, no. 1, 2006, pp. 4963, 2006..
Janssen, P., Frazer, J., Tang, M-X., "A Framework for Generating and Evolving Building Designs" in The International Journal of Architectural Computing, vol. 3, no. 4, 2006, pp. 449470, 2006.
Updated: 03 Nov 2017