Professor Tsang, Cheung-choy Eric

Professor Tsang, Cheung-choy Eric

School of Computer Science and Engineering, Faculty of Innovation Engineering

Macau University of Science and Technology


Office: A218

Tel.: +853-8897 2136


Academic Qualification:
  • Ph.D. In Computing, HongKong Polytechnic University, 1996
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Studies (BScCS), City University of Hong Kong, 1990
Teaching Area
  • Data Structures and Algorithms
  • Fundamentals of Multimedia Computing
  • Computer Organization and Architecture
  • Discrete Structures
  • Linear Algebra
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Object Oriented Methods for Information System Development
  • Analysis and Design of Management Information System
Research Area
  • Fuzzy Rough Sets
  • Neural Networks
  • Genetic Algorithms
  • Support Vector Machines
  • Adversarial Machine Learning
Working Experience
  • 2009-now: FIT, MUST, Macau, China
  • 1996-2008: Hongkong Polytechnic University, Hongkong, China

Academic Publication

  • Eric C. C. Tsang, Qinghua Hu, Degang Chen, “Feature and instance reduction for PNN classifiers based on fuzzy rough sets”, Int. J. Machine Learning & Cybernetics, 7(1): 1-11 (2016).
  • An S, Hu Q, Pedrycz W, Zhu P, Tsang ECC, “Data-Distribution-Aware Fuzzy Rough Set Model and its Application to Robust Classification”, IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, 2016 Dec;46(12), pp. 3073-3085.
  • Jingjing Song, Eric C. C. Tsang, Degang Chen, Xibei Yang, “Approaches of minimal decision cost reduct for fuzzy decision-theoretic rough set model”, Knowledge-Based Systems, Volume 126, 15 June 2017, Pages 104-112
  • Bingjiao Fan, Eric C. C. Tsang, Weihua Xu, Jianhang Yu, “Double-quantitative rough fuzzy set based decisions: A logical operations method”, Information Sciences, Volume 378, 1 February 2017, Pages 264–281.
  • Eric C. C. Tsang, Jingjing Song, Degang Chen and Xibei Yang, “Order based hierarchies on hesitant fuzzy approximation space”, International Journal of Machine Learning and Cybernetics, May 2018, pp. 1-16.
  • Yanting Guo, Eric C.C. Tsang, Weihua Xu and Degang Chen, “Local logical disjunction double-quantitative rough sets”, Information Sciences, Volume 500, 21 May 2019, Pages 87–112. 
  • Yanting Guo, Eric C.C. Tsang, Meng Hu and Xuxin Lin et al., “Incremental updating approximations for double-quantitative decision-theoretic rough sets with the variation of objects”, Knowledge-Based Systems, 1 October 2019.
Professional Activity

Reviewers of Journal Papers:
IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks
IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems
IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics

International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence
Fuzzy Sets and Systems,
International Journal of Information Sciences, etc.

Associate Editor:
IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part B. 6/2004--2013
International Journal of Machine Learning and Cybernetics, 2016--present

International Conference on Machine Learning and Cybernetics 2003-present, International Conference on Wavelet Analysis and Pattern Recognition 2007-present, and vice chairman of IEEE SMC Hong Kong Chapter