YAP SIN YEE

An independent and self-motivated computer science graduate with proficient programming skills, particularly in web development and machine learning. A strong link between theory and practice from a BSc, practical internship and freelance web development job.

“Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.”

Skills

  • Web Development (Front end/Back-end web application, website)
  • Machine Learning (Modelling and simulation)
  • Bioinformatics (Neuroimaging analysis, sequence alignment)
  • Database Management (MySQL, SPSS, MongoDB)
  • Statistics (Results visualization)
  • Others (Communication, teamwork, critical thinking)

Languages

Education


Bachelor of Computer Science (Bioinformatics)

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
September 2016 – August 2020
CGPA: 3.98 / 4.00

Work Experience


MONASH UNIVERSITY MALAYSIA | April 2021 – Current

Full Time Research Assistant

Project Title: Identifying Neuropsychiatric Disorders from Brain Functional Networks Using Deep Learning

Funding Body: SIT Collaborative Research Seed Grant 2021

Supervisor: A/Prof. Ting Chee Ming

School of Information Technology, Monash University Malaysia

Full Time Research Assistant

Projects:

  • Penalized SVM Cluster for Selecting Informative Functional Connectivity in Psychiatric Disorders
  • Machine Learning of Gene Expression Data for Cancer Classification
  • Optimization for Modular Housing Design Model

Supervisor: Dr. Chan Weng Howe

Artificial Intelligence & Bioinformatics Group, UTM

Research Intern (Neuroimaging Analysis)

Projects Title: Convolutional Autoencoder Producing Latent Representation For Functional Connectivity Study of Autism Spectrum Disorder

Supervisor: Prof. John Suckling

Brain Mapping Unit, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cambridge

Bioinformatics intern

Job scopes:

  • Build polygenic model
  • SNP analysis
  • Website development

Achievements:

HF Robotics
(Oct – Dec 2018)
Web App Developer
https://app.tinkercode.my/

Petrosains Sdn Bhd
(June 2018 – August 2018)
Referee & Workshop Speaker

Soka Gakkai Malaysia – Magazine
(Jan 2013 – Dec 2015)
Mandarin-English Translator

Professional Certification


Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals

Earners of the Azure Fundamentals certification have demonstrated foundational level knowledge of cloud services and how those services are provided with Microsoft Azure.

– Credential –

Microsoft Certified: Azure AI Fundamentals

Earners of the Azure AI Fundamentals certification have demonstrated foundational knowledge of machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) concepts and related Microsoft Azure services.

– Credential –

IBM Machine Learning with Python
Grade: A
Issued: Mar 2020
International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
Overall Band 7.5
Expiration Date: Dec 2021
ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System Requirement
Issued: Feb 2019

Occupational Safety, Health & Environment (OSHE)
Issued: Sept 2019

Professional Organization


International Society For Computational Biology
Member
Google Developer Group KL
Member
AIESEC
Alumni