MSE-Faculty Seminar@NTU Series


The MSE-Faculty Seminar@NTU Series is a forum where faculty staff are invited to give presentations to MSE staff and students. The purpose is to enhance interaction within the MSE community.

All seminars will start from 2pm at MSE Meeting Room 1 (N4.1-01-28).

Date Speaker Topic

20 Mar 2024Professor Chen XiaodongDesign Your Research Paper
21 Feb 2024Professor Chen ZhongA Multiscale Approach to the Mechanical Behaviour of Braided Composites through Finite Element Modelling with Experimental Support
8 Nov 2023Associate Professor Kedar HippalgaonkarAI and Robotics to Design and Create Sustainable Materials
30 Oct 2023Associate Professor Nripan MathewsExploiting the ionic and electronic properties of halide perovskites
27 Sep 2023Professor Alex Yan QingyuAchieving Enhanced Thermoelectric Performance in Multi-phase Materials
30 Aug 2023Associate Professor Xue CanFunctionalization of Polymeric Carbon Nitride for Solar Fuels Production
12 Apr 2023Visiting Professor Arindam Basu
29 Mar 2023Professor Tim WhiteRadioactive and Hazardous Waste Immobilization by Crystallochemical Incorporation
15 Mar 2023Professor Raju V. RamanujanBio-inspired Additively Manufactured Multifunctional Graded Structures
7 Dec 2022Professor Joachim LooThe fed-X Approach: The role of Formulation, Encapsulation and Delivery in our Agri-food, Biomedical and Circular economy
9 Nov 2022Associate Professor Aravind DasariUnderstanding a polymer’s flame response in UL94 test
26 Oct 2022Associate Professor Zhao YangEngineering Cavity Singlet Fission in Rubrene
14 Sep 2022Nanyang Assistant Professor Hortense Le Ferrand

Local microstructure designs to tailor the properties of platelet-reinforced composites

31 Aug 2022Nanyang Assistant Professor Wei Yan

Advanced Multi-material Optoelectronic and Electronic Fiber Devices and Textiles

23 Mar 2022Professor Jay T Groves

Digital molecular analytics and the coming paradigm shift in diagnostics

24 Feb 2022Dr Leonard Ng Wei TatRoll-to-roll Manufacturing of Photovoltaics. Moving Beyond

Perovskites to… Non-Fullerene Acceptors?

16 Feb 2022Associate Professor Chew Sing Yian

Biomimetic Scaffolds in Nerve Regeneration: From Mimicking the Extracellular Matrix to Neuronal Axons

19 Jan 2022Adjunct Assistant Professor Derrick Fam

Structural Batteries - A Multifunctional Strategy for Electrification

8 Dec 2021Adjunct Professor Alfred Huan

RIE2025 Plan – Manufacturing, Trade and Connectivity (MTC) Domain

27 Oct 2021Nanyang Assistant Professor Chae Sanghoon

Integration of 2D Materials on Silicon Photonics towards a Novel Platform of Information Processing

15 Sep 2021Nanyang Assistant Professor Song Peng

Van der Waals Spintronics

01 Sep 2021Associate Professor Xu Zhichuan Jason

A Brief Introduction on Pt Electrochemistry: The Story Behind Nano-sizing

18 Aug 2021Assistant Professor Lai Changquan

Innovations in Structural Materials through Additive Manufacturing

17 Mar 2021Professor Shen Zexiang

Enhancing Properties of Two-Dimensional Perovskites with High Pressure

17 Feb 2021Professor Zhao Yanli

MOF-Based Functional Materials for CO2 Capture and Catalysis

3 Feb 2021Associate Professor Huang Yizhong​

Unveiling the Phase Transformation at Nano Scale​

20 Jan 2021​Associate Professor Dong Zhili

TEM Study of Quasicrystalline Phases in Pellets Consolidated Using Spark Plasma Sintering​​

4 Nov 2020Associate Professor Alfred Tok​

Carbon-Based Smart Windows for Thermal Conduction Modulation​​

21 Oct 2020Associate Professor Ali Gilles Tchenguise Miserez​

Liquid-Liquid Phase Separation of Extra-Cellular Biological Materials: Molecular Mechanisms and Translational for Biomedical Applications​​

​7 Oct 2020Associate Professor Cho Nam-Joon

Tough Pollen to Soft Matter

16 Sep 2020Adjunct Professor Loh Xian Jun

Thermogels for Biomedical Applications

02 Sep 2020Assistant Professor Martial Duchamp

​In situ Transmission Electron Microscopy: A Versatile Technique for Biological, Material Science and Device Characterizations

19 Aug 2020Associate Professor Liu Zheng

2D Materials for Sustainable World: Electrocatalysis, Low-power Device and Machine Learning

​05 Aug 2020Nanyang Assistant Professor Yu Jing

Bioinspired Materials and Interfaces​

29 July 2020Assistant Professor Dalton Tay

Discovering New Bio-insights and Therapeutic Opportunities at the Nexus of Materials Science, ROS Biochemistry and Nanotechnology

08 Jul 2020​Associate Professor Ng Kee Woei

Nanotoxicology – Is that Room at the Bottom Safe?

25 Jun 2020Associate Professor Lu Xuehong

Biomass-Derived Materials for Functional Applications

25 Mar 2020Dr Long Yi

Smart materials and Smart devices

11 Mar 2020Associate Professor Oh Joo Tien

​FeCo-2V Soft Magnetic Alloys for Electrical Machine Applications

12 Feb 2020Assistant Professor Kedar Hippalgaonkar

​Materials by Design – High Throughput Experiments, Simulations and Machine Learning

​22 Jan 2020​Associate Professor Andrew Grimsdale

Towards New Materials for Improved Solar Cells

13 Nov 2019Professor Jay T. Groves

Phase Transitions and Molecular Timing in T Cell Signaling

​30 Oct 2019Associate Professor Thirumany Sritharan

DrIRon Pyrite (FeS2) for Solar Absorption: A New Look at Old Material​

​23 Oct 2019​Professor Chen Zhong

Ternary Nickel Phosphorus Alloys as More Reliable Lead-free Metallizations: Metallurgy at Microscale​

16 Oct 2019Professor Raju V. Ramanujan

Sustainable Magnetic Materials

​9 Oct 2019Associate Professor Zhao Yang

​Singlet Fission: Dynamics and Spectroscopy

25 Sep 2019Associate Professor Huang Yizhong

Significant Performance Improvement of Nanostructures Tailoring by Hybrid and Perfect Ordering

18 Sep 2019Associate Professor Lydia Helena Wong

Solution Processed Materials for Next Generation Solar Cells and Artificial Photosynthesis

​11 Sep 2019Nanyang Assistant Professor Mihaiela Stuparu

Synthesizing with a Molecular Bowl of Carbon - Corannulene

​04 Sep 2019Assistant Professor Le Ferrand Hortense

Bioinspired Microstructures to Design Multifunctional Structural Materials

28 Aug 2019Assistant Professor Czarny Bertrand Marcel Stanislas

Extracellular Nanovesicles “Exosome mimetics”: from Eukaryotes to Prokaryotes Application

​​14 Aug 2019​​Assistant Professor Terry W. J. Steele

Photo and Voltage Initiated Tissue Adhesives --Non-biomimetic Approaches

17 Apr 2019​Associate Professor Aravind Dasari

Understanding the Flame Retardancy Behaviour of Polymers

10 Apr 2019​Associate Professor Li Shuzhou​

Assembly of Platonic Nanoparticles at Liquid/Liquid Interfaces​

14 Nov 2018​Associate Professor Xue CanPlasmonic Metal-Semiconductor Nanostructures for Photocatalysis
07 Nov 2018Associate Professor Cho Nam-Joon

Translating Plant Pollen into Materials Science Technologies

​31 Oct 2018​Associate Professor Ng Kee Woei

​Turning Disgusting Hair Waste into Valuable Biomaterials​​

​24 Oct 2018​Professor Hu Xiao

Engineering with Stimuli Responsive Functional Polymers

​​17 Nov 2018​​​Professor Shen Zexiang

Configuring the Properties of 2D Materials by Stacking and its Application in 2D Homo-junction Devices

10 Oct 2018​​Professor Alex Yan Qingyu

Achieving Enhanced Thermoelectric Performance in Multi-Phase Materials

26 Sep 2018Professor Zhao Yanli

Responsive Organic Nanoparticles for Selective Bioimaging and Therapy

19 Sep 2018​Nanyang Assistant Professor Matteo Seita​

Advanced Metallography: Assessing Crystallographic Information in Metals by Means of Optical Microscopy

12 Sep 2018​Associate Professor Joachim Loo

Delivering The Cargo: A Peek Into Delivery Systems From Agro-Food To Biomedical Applications

05 Sep 2018Associate Professor Ali Miserez

Lubricant-Infused Materials to Combat Marine Biofouling

​29 Aug 2018​Associate Professor Alfred Tok

​Light and Thermal Management in Electrochromic Smart Windows for Building Energy Efficiency

15 Aug 2018Professor Subra Suresh

​Unique Properties of Materials at the Nanoscale

25 Apr 2018Professor Christian Kloc

Charges and Spins in Organic Charge Transfer Compounds

18 Apr 2018Associate Professor Dong Zhili

Synthesis of Apatite-Type Nanomaterials and their Applications

​​11 Apr 2018​​Professor Lee Pooi See

Stimuli Responsive Deformable Devices for Intelligent Autonomous Systems ​

​04 Apr 2018Professor Lam Yeng Ming

Understanding Nanostructures and Nanostructure Development using X-rays ​

28 Mar 2018Associate Professor Zhang Qichun

New Strategies to Prepare Novel Exotic Materials 

​21 Mar 2018​Professor Chen Xiaodong

Towards Intelligent Wearable Diagnostics

​14 Mar 2018Professor Zhang Hua

​Crystal Phase Engineering of Nanomaterials ​

​28 Feb 2018​Professor Subbu Venkatraman

​Bio-Inspired Solutions to Medical Problems: Blood Vessels and Protein Delivery

​​21 Feb 2018Associate Professor ​Jason Xu

Oxygen Electrocatalysis using Transition Metal Spinel Oxides

14 Feb 2018Professor Subodh Mhaisalkar

Metal-Halide Perovskites: Exceptional Semiconducting Materials for High Performance Solar Cells and Light-Emitting Devices ​

7 Feb 2018​Professor Wang Junling

Giant Photostriction in MAPbI3 and Ferroelectric Photovoltaic Effect ​

​31 Jan 2018​Asst/Prof Tan Kwan Wee

​​Structures, Processing and Properties of Self-Assembling Polymer-Directed Hybrid Materials ​

24 Jan 2018Assistant Professor Karthik Kumar

Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering in RIE2020

​15 Nov 2017Assistant Professor Liu Zheng

Flatland: The Landscape of 2D Materials

​1 Nov 2017​Assistant Professor Yu Jing

Beyond Equilibrium Properties of Soft Interfaces

25 Oct 2017Assistant Professor Dalton Tay Chor Yong

Nano-bio Interaction: When Small Meets Smaller

11 Oct 2017Assistant Professor Martial Duchamp

Operando Transmission Electron Microscopy Applied to Perovskite Solar Cell Devices