Lawrence Ong

Associate Professor. The University of Newcastle.


contact details

  • Email: law—
    (Substitute law—ce with my first name before sending)
  • Telephone: +61 2 4921 5385
  • Office: EA-G15, Callaghan Campus
  • Mailing address:
    School of Engineering,
    The University of Newcastle,
    University Drive,
    Callaghan, NSW 2308,


  • PhD, National University of Singapore, Singapore, 2008
  • MPhil, University of Cambridge, UK, 2004
  • BEng (1st Hons), National University of Singapore, Singapore, 2001

research interests

  • Information theory, wireless communications, network coding, index coding, information-theoretic security and privacy


Jul 12, 2023 A full PhD scholarship at University of Newcastle
Sep 12, 2021 Data61 PhD scholarship program (closed)
Jun 11, 2021 Website migrated to a new Jekyll theme.
May 19, 2021 PhD Scholarship available (closed)