Associate Professor Danny POO


Dr. Danny Poo graduated with a BSc (Hons), MSc and PhD in Computer Science from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST), England. He is currently a tenured Associate Professor in the Department of Information Systems, National University of Singapore. He has taught courses in Systems Analysis and Design, Enterprise Systems Development, Object-Oriented Software Engineering, and Information Technology Project Management.

He is a Steering Committee Member of the Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference. A well-known speaker in seminars, he has conducted numerous in-house training and consultancy for organizations both locally and regionally. He is actively involved in healthcare research with colleagues at the National University Hospital, developing health informatics systems and studying into diabetes situation and control in Singapore.

Dr. Poo is a prolific writer; he is the author of 5 books: "Object-Oriented Programming and Java", 2nd edition, Springer-Verlag, 2007; "Developing Systems Using J2EE", Prentice-Hall, 2004, "Learn To Program Java", 4th edition, Cengage Learning, 2009; "Learn To Program Java User Interface", Thomson Learning, 2006; and "Learn To Program Enterprise JavaBeans 3.0", 3rd edition, Cengage Learning, 2009.