Faculty Staff

The School's capacity to grow as a leading materials science and engineering institution, pursue pioneering lines of inquiry and tackle interesting scientific problems begins with its world-class faculty. The scholarly community at MSE boasts high-quality faculty members with exemplary publication records and the ability to attain competitive research grants to focus on key research areas that align with the University and nation’s research agendas. Our faculty's research expertise is broad and covers various areas of the materials science discipline, bringing diverse voices and fresh viewpoints together to enhance the disciplinary breadth and intellectual depth of the School's teaching and research domains. 

 

Ali Miserez

Prof Ali Miserez

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Ali Miserez is a Faculty member in the School of Materials Science and Engineering and the School of Biological Sciences at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore. He graduated from the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL, Swi ...

Appointments:
Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Professor, School of Biological Sciences

Keywords: Biomedical Sciences & Life Sciences | Interface of Biology & Engineering (Engineering in Biology) | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Chen Xiaodong

Prof Chen Xiaodong

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Professor Chen Xiaodong is the President’s Chair Professor in Materials Science and Engineering, Professor of Chemistry (by courtesy) and Professor of Medicine (by courtesy) at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU). He is the Director of ...

Appointments:
Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering President’s Chair in Materials Science and Engineering Professor, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (Courtesy Appointment) Deputy Director, Digital Molecular Analytics and Science

Keywords: Chemistry and Chemical Engineering | Electrical and Electronic Engineering | Interface of Biology & Engineering (Engineering in Biology) | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Chen Zhong

Prof Chen Zhong

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Chen obtained his PhD in 1997 from the University of Reading, under sponsorship of the Overseas Research Scholarship (ORS) by the Committee of Vice Chancellors and Principals and a European Union research grant. In April 1997, he joined the newly ...

Appointments:
Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials | Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology | Surfaces, Coatings and Films

Cho Nam-Joon

Prof Cho Nam-Joon

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Cho is a graduate of Stanford University where he earned an M.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, and a Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering under the guidance of Professor Curtis W. Frank. During his doctoral studies, Dr. Cho first gained an inter ...

Appointments:
Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Materials Research Society of Singapore Chair in Materials Science and Engineering

Keywords: Biomedical Sciences & Life Sciences | Interface of Biology & Engineering (Engineering in Biology) | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Gan Chee Lip

Prof Gan Chee Lip

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr Gan is a Professor at the School of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE), Nanyang Technological University. He is currently the Associate Provost (Undergraduate Education) and Executive Director of Office of Research & Technology in Defence ...

Appointments:
Associate Provost (Undergraduate Education) Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Director, CSA-NTU Joint Center (CNJC) Executive Director, Office of Research and Technology in Defence and Security (ORTDS)

Keywords: Materials Science & Engineering | Microelectronics & Applications | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Hng Huey Hoon

Prof Hng Huey Hoon

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Professor Hng is with the School of Materials Science and Engineering since 1999. She received her Bachelor of Science (Honours) and Master of Science degrees from National University of Singapore, and PhD degree from University of Cambridge, UK. Her ...

Appointments:
Director, Emerging nanoscience Research Institute Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Associate Chair (Faculty), School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Chemistry and Chemical Engineering | Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology | Polymers and Plastics

Hu Xiao

Prof Hu Xiao

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Hu obtained his BEng degree from the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Tsinghua University in Beijing in 1985. He went on to receive his MSc and PhD degrees from the Materials Science Centre, University of Manchester in the United Kin ...

Appointments:
Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Programme Director, Sustainable Chemistry & Materials, Nanyang Environment & Water Research Institute (NEWRI)

Keywords: Chemistry and Chemical Engineering | Energy | Green Production and Sustainable Urban Farming | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science | Water & Sustainability

Jason Xu Zhichuan

Prof Jason Xu Zhichuan

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Zhichuan is a professor in the School of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University. He received his Ph.D. degree in Electroanalytical Chemistry in 2008 and a B.S. degree in Chemistry in 2002 from Lanzhou University, China. H ...

Appointments:
Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Deputy Director, CN Yang Scholars Programme

Keywords: Chemistry and Chemical Engineering | Energy | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science | Water & Sustainability

Jay T Groves

Prof Jay T Groves

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Appointments:
Director, Institute for Digital Molecular Analytics and Science (IDMxS) President's Chair in Bioanalytical Science Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Professor, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences Professor, School of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology

Lam Yeng Ming

Prof Lam Yeng Ming

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Prof Yeng Ming LAM received her Bachelor in Applied Science with honours (Materials Engineering) from Nanyang Technological University, NTU, in 1996. After a stint in Texas Instruments as a development engineer, she went on to read her PhD in Materia ...

Appointments:
Chair, School of Materials Science & Engineering President's Chair in Materials Science and Engineering Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Director, Facility for Analysis, Characterisation, Testing and Simulation (FACTS)

Keywords: Chemistry and Chemical Engineering | Energy | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science | Semiconductor Nanocrystals and Devices

Lee Pooi See

Prof Lee Pooi See

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Prof. Lee received her Ph.D. degree from National University of Singapore in 2002. She first joined Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing, Ltd in research and technology development department from 2001-2003. She is a recipient of the Norman Hackerm ...

Appointments:
Associate Provost (Graduate Education) and Dean, Graduate College President's Chair in Materials Science and Engineering Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Climate and Environment | Food Science and Technology | Materials Science & Engineering | Microelectronics & Applications | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science | Robotics and Intelligent Systems

Liu Zheng

Prof Liu Zheng

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Zheng Liu received his B.S. degrees (2005) at Nankai University (China), and completed his Ph.D at National Center for Nanoscience and Technology (NCNST), China, under the guidance of Prof. Lianfeng Sun. He then worked in Prof. Pulickel M. Ajayan ...

Appointments:
Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Materials Research Society of Singapore Chair in Materials Science and Engineering

Keywords: Electrical and Electronic Engineering | Energy | Materials Science & Engineering | Microelectronics & Applications | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Loo Say Chye Joachim

Prof Loo Say Chye Joachim

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Joachim Loo is currently Associate Professor in the School of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE), Nanyang Technological University (NTU). He holds a joint appointment at the Singapore Centre on Environmental Life Sciences Engineering (SCELSE ...

Appointments:
Associate Dean (Students), College of Engineering Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Professor, Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering Professor, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (Courtesy Appointment) Courtesy Appointment, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (LKCMedicine) Deputy Director, Renaissance Engineering Programme

Keywords: Biomedical Engineering | Circular Economy | Food Science and Technology | Neuroscience | Nutrition, Metabolism and Health | Polymers and Plastics

Srinivasan Madhavi

Prof Srinivasan Madhavi

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Madhavi is a Professor in School of Materials Science & Engineering. She is the Director of Global Alliance of Industries at NTU (GAIN) at Senior Vice President research (SVPR), President office at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapor ...

Appointments:
Executive Director, NTU Sustainability Office President's Chair in Sustainability Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Executive Director, Energy Research Institute @ NTU (ERI@N)

Keywords: Chemistry and Chemical Engineering | Civil and Environmental Engineering | Climate and Environment | Energy | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science | Renewable Energy and Sustainability

Ng Kee Woei

Prof Ng Kee Woei

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Prof Ng holds Bachelor and Master degrees in Mechanical Engineering, and a PhD in Medicine. He was one of the early recipients of the A*STAR Graduate Scholarships. After postdoctoral fellowship stints at the Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology an ...

Appointments:
Associate Chair (Research) Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Biomedical Engineering | Biotechnology | Circular Economy | Food Science and Technology | Green Production and Sustainable Urban Farming | Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology | Skin Diseases and Wound Repair

Raju V. Ramanujan

Prof Raju V. Ramanujan

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Prof. Raju V. Ramanujan is Full Professor and former Assistant Chair, School of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. He earned his undergraduate and Ph.D. degrees from IIT-Bombay and Carnegie Mellon Univers ...

Appointments:
Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Energy | Interface of Biology & Engineering (Engineering in Biology) | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science | Spintronics | Water & Sustainability

Subodh Gautam Mhaisalkar

Prof Subodh Gautam Mhaisalkar

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Professor Subodh Mhaisalkar is the Associate Vice President (Strategy & Partnerships) and Professor in the School of Materials Science & Engineering at the Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. Subodh is also the Executive Direct ...

Appointments:
Executive Director President’s Chair in Energy Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Energy | Materials Science & Engineering | Microelectronics & Applications | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science | Water & Sustainability

Tim White

Prof Tim White

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Tim White received his PhD from the Australian National University in mineral chemistry and crystallography. He is presently Vice President (International Engagement) and the President's Chair in Materials Science and Engineering at Nanyang Technolog ...

Appointments:
Vice President (International Engagement) President’s Chair in Materials Science and Engineering Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Interim Director, Fraunhofer IDM Centre@NTU

Keywords: Chemistry and Chemical Engineering | Earth Sciences & Engineering | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science | Physics

Yan Qingyu

Prof Yan Qingyu

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Yan obtained his BA from Materials Science and Engineering Department of Nanjing University, China, in 1999. He finished his Phd from Materials Science and Engineering Department of State University of New York at Stony Brook in 2004. After that, ...

Appointments:
Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Alfred Tok Iing Yoong

Assoc Prof Alfred Tok Iing Yoong

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Associate Professor Alfred Tok leads the Nanomaterials Group that focuses on the Synthesis & Processing of Nanomaterials (rare earth / graphene / functionalized nanoparticles) and Fabrication of Nanostructures (atomic layer deposition, self-assem ...

Appointments:
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Energy | Materials Science & Engineering | Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Andrew Clive Grimsdale

Assoc Prof Andrew Clive Grimsdale

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Assoc.-Prof. Grimsdale joined the School of Materials Science and Engineering in Nov 2006. He received his Bachelors, Master and Ph.D. degrees in Chemistry from the University of Auckland, New Zealand in 1983, 1984 and 1990 respectively. His researc ...

Appointments:
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Chemistry and Chemical Engineering | Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials | Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology

Aravind Babu Dasari

Assoc Prof Aravind Babu Dasari

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Aravind obtained his PhD in 2007 from the Center for Advanced Materials Technology (CAMT), The University of Sydney, Australia, under the guidance of Professor Yiu-Wing Mai. Upon completion of PhD, Dr Dasari continued to work as a post-doctoral fell ...

Appointments:
Associate Chair (Academic) Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Energy | Materials Science & Engineering | Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science | Underground Engineering | Water & Sustainability

Dalton Tay Chor Yong

Assoc Prof Dalton Tay Chor Yong

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Dalton Tay received his B. Eng (1st Class Honors) and Ph.D. from the School of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in 2007 and 2012 respectively. His Ph.D. research focused on the development of novel micropa ...

Appointments:
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Assistant Chair (Students), School of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE)

Keywords: Biomedical Sciences & Life Sciences | Interface of Biology & Engineering (Engineering in Biology) | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Dong Zhili

Assoc Prof Dong Zhili

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr ZhiLi Dong (https://personal.ntu.edu.sg/zldong/) received his B.Eng. degree in metallic materials engineering from Tsinghua University in 1984. Dong obtained his Ph.D. degree from Tsinghua University in 1989 under the Joint Ph.D. Program of the Mi ...

Appointments:
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Surfaces, Coatings and Films

Huang Yizhong

Assoc Prof Huang Yizhong

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr Huang took his PhD in Materials Physics at University of Science and Technology Beijing and has been working in University of Oxford as a postdoc and then research fellow (faculty member) and is currently an associate professor in MSE at NTU.

Appointments:
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Li Shuzhou

Assoc Prof Li Shuzhou

School of Materials Science and Engineering

My Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry was awarded by Nankai University, Tianjin, China. Then, I received my Master degree in Chemistry from Beijing University, China. I obtained my PhD degree in physical chemistry in University of Wisconsin, Ma ...

Appointments:
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Assistant Chair (Graduate Studies and Lifelong Learning), School of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE)

Keywords: Chemistry and Chemical Engineering | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Lu Xuehong

Assoc Prof Lu Xuehong

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Lu is currently an associate professor in the School of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University (NTU). She obtained her B.Eng. and M.Eng. degrees in chemical engineering from Tsinghua University, China, in 1982 and 198 ...

Appointments:
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Materials Science & Engineering

Lydia Helena Wong

Assoc Prof Lydia Helena Wong

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Lydia graduated with Bachelor of Applied Science (First Class Honors) and Doctor of Philosophy, both in Materials Science and Engineering from (NTU). After her PhD, she worked as a Senior Engineer at Chartered Semiconductor (now called Global Foundri ...

Appointments:
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Assistant Chair (Research), School of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE)

Keywords: Energy | Materials Science & Engineering | Microelectronics & Applications | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Nripan Mathews

Assoc Prof Nripan Mathews

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Education 2008 PhD from Universite de Paris VI (Paris) 2004 Master of Science- Singapore-MIT Alliance (Massachusetts Institute of Technology & National University of Singapore) 2004 Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) (Materials Engineering) from Nan ...

Appointments:
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Provost’s Chair in Materials Science and Engineering

Keywords: Materials Science & Engineering

Oh Joo Tien

Assoc Prof Oh Joo Tien

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Assoc Prof Oh is currently in the School of Materials Science & Engineering since 1991. He received his Bachelor degree in Materials Engineering from Queen Mary College, London, MEng from National University of Singapore, MMet from University of ...

Appointments:
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Additive and Advanced Manufacturing | Education and Pedagogy | Surfaces, Coatings and Films

Tan Lay Poh

Assoc Prof Tan Lay Poh

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Assoc Prof LP Tan is currently in the School of Materials Science and Engineering since 2004. Her research interests include polymer engineering, and biodegradable polymers and heart tissue engineering.

Appointments:
Co-Director, ICC Office Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Biomedical Sciences & Life Sciences | Food Science and Technology | Materials Science & Engineering

Terry W.J. Steele

Assoc Prof Terry W.J. Steele

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Terry W.J. Steele currently holds an Associate Professor position at Materials and Science Engineering-NTU. Currently he focuses energetic engineering students, eccentric technicians, and idiosyncratic graduate students into a research dream team ...

Appointments:
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Biomedical Sciences & Life Sciences | Chemistry and Chemical Engineering | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Xue Can

Assoc Prof Xue Can

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Xue entered the Special Class for the Gifted Young (SCGY) at University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) in 1997 and received his B.S. degree in 2002. He then went to pursue his Ph.D. degree in chemistry with Prof. Chad A. Mirkin at Nort ...

Appointments:
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Chemistry and Chemical Engineering | Energy | Interface of Biology & Engineering (Engineering in Biology) | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Zhao Yang

Assoc Prof Zhao Yang

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Zhao was selected from the best of Chinese physics students to pursue PhD studies in the US by the prestigious CUSPEA program sponsored by Nobel Laureate Tsung-Dao Lee. His Bachelor of Science degree was awarded by the Zhejiang University, and hi ...

Appointments:
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Energy | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science | Physics | Spintronics

Czarny Bertrand

Asst Prof Czarny Bertrand

Dr Bertrand CZARNY joined the French governmental agency CEA (Atomic Energy Commission) in 2001. For more than 10 years, he was responsible, as a Team Leader, for the biodistribution, drug delivery and toxicology studies of nanoparticles. During this ...

Appointments:
Assistant Professor, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine Assistant Professor, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine (Courtesy Appointment)

Keywords: Biomedical Sciences & Life Sciences | Interface of Biology & Engineering (Engineering in Biology) | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Kedar Hippalgaonkar

Asst Prof Kedar Hippalgaonkar

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Asst. Prof. Kedar Hippalgaonkar is a joint appointee with the Materials Science and Engineering Department at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and as a Senior Scientist at the Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE) at the Agency ...

Appointments:
Nanyang Assistant Professor (NRF), School of Materials Science & Engineering Assistant Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Energy | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science | Physics

Ng Wei Tat, Leonard

Asst Prof Ng Wei Tat, Leonard

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Asst. Prof. Leonard Ng joined the School of Materials Science & Engineering as a faculty member in 2023. He was formerly an NTU International Postdoctoral Scholar, where he undertook a 2-year visiting appointment the Commonwealth Scientific Inter ...

Appointments:
Assistant Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Chemistry and Chemical Engineering | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Tan Kwan Wee

Asst Prof Tan Kwan Wee

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Kwan Wee TAN is an assistant professor of materials science and engineering at Nanyang Technological University (NTU). He earned his Ph.D. from Cornell University, M.Eng. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, M.S. from the National Universi ...

Appointments:
Assistant Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Assistant Chair (Alumni and Engagements), School of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE)

Keywords: Chemistry and Chemical Engineering | Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology | Polymers and Plastics | Renewable Energy and Sustainability | Semiconductor Nanocrystals and Devices | Surfaces, Coatings and Films

Wu Dongshuang

Asst Prof Wu Dongshuang

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Dongshuang Wu is an assistant professor in the School of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore. She earned her Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry (including Chemical Physics) from the University of Ch ...

Appointments:
Nanyang Assistant Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Chemistry and Chemical Engineering | Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology | Renewable Energy and Sustainability | Structural Engineering

Yu Jing

Asst Prof Yu Jing

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Dr. Jing Yu is an assistant professor in the School of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore. He graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a PhD in Chemical Engineering (2 ...

Appointments:
Nanyang Assistant Professor (NRF), School of Materials Science & Engineering Assistant Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Assistant Chair (Academic), School of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE)

Keywords: Interface of Biology & Engineering (Engineering in Biology) | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Fong Wen Mei, Eileen

Dr Fong Wen Mei, Eileen

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Eileen graduated from the School of Materials Engineering, NTU with B. Eng (Hons 1) in 2003. Her final year project was on template-assisted synthesis of hydroxyapatite nanoparticles with Ma Jan. Upon graduation, she joined the biomaterials group und ...

Appointments:
Associate Chair (Students), School of Materials Science and Engineering Senior Lecturer, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Biomedical Sciences & Life Sciences | Interface of Biology & Engineering (Engineering in Biology) | Materials Science & Engineering | Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science

Luciana Lisa Lao

Dr Luciana Lisa Lao

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Appointments:
Senior Lecturer, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Xiaolei Feng

Dr Xiaolei Feng

School of Materials Science and Engineering

Xiaolei Feng is trained as a condensed matter physicist, having graduated with a bachelor’s degree and PhD from the department of Physics of Jilin University, China. Towards the end of her studies at Jilin, she realised the need to broaden her unders ...

Appointments:
Lecturer, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Other schools' faculty, whose research areas complement MSE, are engaged in novel interdisciplinary areas of work through joint/courtesy appointments with MSE as the minority unit. Such joint/courtesy appointments create the opportunity for faculty to engage in research that draws multiple fields of inquiry and pursue multidisciplinary research to respond to the nation's research priorities and the dynamic changes within the academic and scientific landscape. 

 

Chae Sanghoon

Asst Prof Chae Sanghoon

School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Dr. Chae received his B.S. (2010) and Ph.D. (2014, Prof. Young Hee Lee group) both in Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU). Then he worked in Columbia University from 2016 to 2021 (Prof. James Hone group) as a Postdoctoral Research Scientist. In September ...

Appointments:
Nanyang Assistant Professor, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering Nanyang Assistant Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Electrical and Electronic Engineering | Materials Science & Engineering | Microelectronics & Applications | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science | Optoelectronics and Biophotonics | Physics

Chew Sing Yian

Assoc Prof Chew Sing Yian

School of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology

Dr. CHEW Sing Yian is an Associate Professor at the School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering (SCBE), Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine and School of Materials Science and Engineering at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. She i ...

Appointments:
Associate Professor, School of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology Associate Professor, Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering (Courtesy Appointment)

Keywords: Ageing | Biomedical Engineering | Developmental Biology and Regenerative Medicine | Healthy Brain Ageing | Mental Health | Neuroscience

Hilmi Volkan Demir

Prof Hilmi Volkan Demir

School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Appointments:
Professor, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering Professor, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering (Courtesy Appointment)

Keywords: Semiconductor Nanocrystals and Devices

Hortense Le Ferrand

Asst Prof Hortense Le Ferrand

School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Dr. Le Ferrand received an Ingénieur Degree from the Ecole Supérieure de Physique et de Chimie Industrielle de la ville de Paris (ESPCI Paris), France in 2012 and a Master Degree in Materials Science from ETH Zürich (Switzerland) in 2013. In January ...

Appointments:
Nanyang Assistant Professor, School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Assistant Professor, School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Keywords: Climate and Environment | Materials Science & Engineering | Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering

Lai Changquan

Asst Prof Lai Changquan

School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Dr. Lai received his B. Eng in Mechanical Engineering (NUS) in 2009, M.Eng in Materials Science and Engineering (MIT) in 2010 and Ph.D. in Advanced Materials for Micro- and Nano- Systems (SMA-NUS) in 2014. He then embarked on postdoctoral studies in ...

Appointments:
Nanyang Assistant Professor, School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Assistant Professor, School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Assistant Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Additive and Advanced Manufacturing | Circular Economy | Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology | Renewable Energy and Sustainability | Satellite Research | Structural Engineering

Shen Zexiang

Prof Shen Zexiang

School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences

Prof Shen is with the School of Physical and Mathematical Sceinces since the School started in 2005. He is currently the Asscoiate Chair for Academic and Graduate Studies. He received his Bachelor degree in Physics from Jilin University, and Ph.D. d ...

Appointments:
Associate Dean (Interdisciplinary Programme) Graduate College Professor, School of Physical & Mathematical Sciences - Division of Physics & Applied Physics Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Energy | Materials Science & Engineering | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science | Physics | Spintronics

Simon Redfern

Prof Simon Redfern

Asian School of the Environment

President’s Chair in Earth Sciences in the Asian School of the Environment, Dean of the College of Science Professor Redfern is a mineralogist, trained as a crystallographer, who is interested in the links between atomic scale structure and the phys ...

Appointments:
Dean, College of Science President’s Chair in Earth Sciences Professor, Asian School of the Environment Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering Chair, Board of Governance, School of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology (CCEB)

Keywords: Chemistry and Chemical Engineering | Climate and Environment | Earth Sciences & Engineering | Energy | Materials Science & Engineering | Physics | Renewable Energy and Sustainability | Volcanology

Song Peng

Asst Prof Song Peng

School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Dr. Song Peng received his Bachelor degree in 2012 at Fudan University, and PhD degree in 2016 at National University of Singapore (NUS). From 2017 to 2021, he continued his postdoc research at NUS with Prof. Loh Kian Ping and then at Max Planck Inst ...

Appointments:
Nanyang Assistant Professor, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering Nanyang Assistant Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials | Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology | Physics

Teo Hang Tong Edwin

Assoc Prof Teo Hang Tong Edwin

School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Dr. Teo received his BEng degree and his Ph.D. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in 2004 and 2009 respectively. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the Solid State Institute and Russell Berrie Nano ...

Appointments:
Director, Temasek Laboratories @ NTU Associate Professor, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Electrical and Electronic Engineering | Materials Science & Engineering | Microelectronics & Applications | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science | Physics

Wei Yan

Asst Prof Wei Yan

School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Dr. Yan is a Nanyang Assistant Professor (class 2021) jointly appointed at the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) and the School of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) at the Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. P ...

Appointments:
Nanyang Assistant Professor, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering Assistant Professor, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering Assistant Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering

Keywords: Electrical and Electronic Engineering | Materials Science & Engineering | Microelectronics & Applications | Nanotechnology & Nano-Science | Physics

MSE appoints prolific scientists/researchers/clinicians who hold leadership positions in industry corporations and research institutes as Adjunct faculty members. They play a key role in stimulating quality materials science research activities and synergising the intellectual pursuits of MSE with the industry.

Adjunct Professor B.V.R. Chowdari

Senior Executive Director & President Emeritus
Materials Research Society of Singapore (MRS-S)

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Adjunct Assistant Professor Derrick Fam

Scientist III
Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE), A*STAR


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Adjunct Professor Loh Xian Jun 

Executive Director
Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE), A*STAR
Adjunct Assistant Professor Vitali Lipik

R&D Director

Sportmaster Group

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As a research-intensive materials science institution, our faculty members enhance their research capability through intellectual interactions with Visiting faculty from renowned universities all over the world. They bring with them a diverse wealth of knowledge and add significantly to the School’s research endeavours. 

Visiting Prof Arindam Basu
Visiting Professor Arindam Basu

Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering
City University of Hong Kong

Visiting Professor Björn Lindman

Professor Emeritus of Physical Chemistry
Lund University

Visiting Professor Gyula Julius Vancso

Professor & Chair, Department of Polymer Materials Science and Technology
University of Twente

Visiting Professor Harm Anton-Klok

Professor, School of Engineering
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Visiting Professor John Vincent Hanna 

Professor, Department of Physics
University of Warwick

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Visiting Professor Michael K. C. Tam

Professor & University Research Chair, Department of Chemical Engineering
University of Waterloo

Visiting Professor Pulickel Ajayan

Benjamin M. and Mary Greenwood Anderson Professor of Engineering
Chair, Department of Materials Science and NanoEngineering
Rice University

Visiting Professor Rajarshi Banerjee

Regents Professor
University Presidential Professor
University of North Texas

Visiting Professor Reinhold H. Dauskardt

Ruth G. and William K. Bowes Professor, School of Engineering
Stanford University

Visiting Professor Sean Li

Professor, School of Materials Science and Engineering
Director, UNSW Materials and Manufacturing Futures Institute
University of New South Wales