Welcome to TULIP!

TULIP is the abbreviation of Team for Universal Learning and Intelligent Processing, a research lab in the Strategic Research Center (PRaDA), and the Research Cluster  Securing Cyberspace at Deakin University, Australia.

Since 2006, TULIP has started to take Honors students, Master by Research students, and PhD students.

Our research interests include machine learning and data mining, behavior informatics, pattern recognition and data privacy. We have received CRGS, FaST, DU-UB, HK GRF and HKPU grants in the past several years. Currently the following research projects are carried out by TULIP members:
  • Agent and Mind Model
  • Applied data mining in social science
  • Behaviour Informatics
  • Intelligent Web and Network services
  • Differential Privacy
  • Recommendation Systems, etc.
All of our public information will be released on this site. If you have any inquiry, please contact TULIP Lab director.



  • ACML 2015 Paper Acceptance We congratulate Shaowu's paper acceptance by ACML 2015, a leading international forum for researchers in machine learning and related fieldsShaowu Liu, Gang Li, Truyen Tran, Yuan Jiang. Preference ...
    Posted Sep 21, 2015, 8:12 PM by Gang Li
  • 2015 Organized Events In 2015, TULIP Lab is involved in the organizing of the following conferences and special issues:ATIS 2015 ConferenceEDM 2015 Special Session Special Issue on "Securing Cyberspace and C3 ...
    Posted Jun 21, 2015, 3:21 AM by Gang Li
  • IEEE Data Mining and Big Data Technic Committee Dr Gang Li, TULIP Director, has been invited into the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society "Data Mining and Big Data Analytics" (DMTC) Technical Committee (2014-). 
    Posted Jun 21, 2015, 3:17 AM by Gang Li
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Want to Join us? Start here!

PhD Student (Domestic or International): TULIP Lab takes new PhD students every year. PhD applicants who are interested in joining TULIP Lab should lodge their HDR application on or beofre July 31 annually, and aim to start the candidature from January, the next year. We are looking for new members who are interested in related research topics

Honors Student: If you are a student in the SIT of Deakin, it is highly recommended that you work as an internship trainee in TULIP before you start your honors study. 

For all inquiries, please contact TULIP Lab director