Principal Investigators

Ariando

Associate Prof
Email: ariando@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 7900 Office: S13 #04-10 Official Website

Ariando has been an Associate Professor at the Department of Physics, Faculty of Science and NUSNNI-Nanocore, National University of Singapore since 2008. Before joining NUS he was a post-doctoral fellow in the Nanotechnology network in the Netherlands (NanoNed) and Mesa+ Research Institute. He obta....

Aaron Danner

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Email: adanner@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 2111 Office: E4 #05-10 Official Website

Aaron Danner is with the Electrical and Computer Engineering department at NUS. Prior to his appointment to NUS, he was employed at Agilent (now Avago) Technologies, where his research projects included LED surface structures and development of vertical cavity surface emitting lasers (VCSELs). ....

Barbaros Özyilmaz

Professor, Department of Physics
Email: phyob@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 2111 Office: S13 #02-10 Official Website

Dr Barbaros Ozyilmaz is an experimental physicist specializing in the newly emerging fields of spintronics and carbon-based nanotechnology. He was, until recently, a postdoctoral research scientist at Columbia University. Since December 2007, he has joined the Physics Department at NUS as an Assista....

Chen Jingsheng

Associate Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Email: msecj@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 7574 Office: E2 #05-19 Official Website

Dr. Chen obtained his Ph.D degree in 1999 in Department of Physics, Lanzhou University, China and joined NUS in December 2007. During 2001-2007 he worked at Data Storage Institute as a research scientist. He has authored/co-authored more than 170 refereed journal papers, 3 book chapters, over ten pa....

Chua Soo-Jin

Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Email: elescj@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 4784 Office: E4 #05-48 Official Website

Prof. Soo-Jin Chua graduated with a B.Eng (Hons) from the University of Singapore in 1974 and his PhD from the University of Wales, United Kingdom in 1977. In 1978, he worked for the Standard Telecommunications Labs, Harlow, UK. In 1981, he spent a year at the Fraunhofer Institute of Semiconductor T....

Ding Jun

Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Email: msedingj@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 4317 Office: E2 #03-17 Official Website

Dr Jun DING obtained PhD from Ruhr-University Bochum in 1990.  After working as Research Fellow and Senior Research Fellow at University of Western Australia for 6 years, Dr Ding joined National University of Singapore as a Faculty (NUS).  Now, he is Professor at Department of Materials Sc....

Giorgia Pastorin

Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy
Email: phapg@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 1876 Office: S4 #03-02C Official Website

Giorgia Pastorin received her Ph.D. in Medicinal Chemistry in 2004 (Italy) and she then specialized on Drug Delivery through the use of functionalized nanomaterials for several biomedical applications. Currently she works as Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacy, NUS, and she is responsi....

Ji Wei

Professor, Department of Physics
Email: phyjiwei@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 4234 Office: S13 #M-02 Official Website

Educated in China and UK, he joined Department of Physics, National University of Singapore as Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Associate Professor, and Professor since 1991. As a visiting scholar, he was also invited to visit the Department of Physics, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan; Department of Phy....

Jishan Wu

Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry
Email: chmwuj@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 2677 Office: S9 #03-09 Official Website

A/P Wu Jishan was born in Hubei province, China, in 1975. He received a Bachelor degree in Chemistry from Wuhan University (1997) and a Masters degree in Polymer Science from Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, CAS (2000). He did his PhD research in the Max-Planck Institute for Polymer Re....

Loh Kian Ping

Professor, Department of Chemistry
Email: chmlohkp@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 4402 Office: S8 #05-08 Official Website

Professor Kian Ping Loh has worked in the National University of Singapore for more than ten years and leads the effort in functional carbon materials research. He obtained his Ph.D. from the Physical and Theoretical Chemistry Laboratory in Oxford in 1997 and continued his postdoctoral work in Natio....

Mansoor Jalil

Associate Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Email: elembaj@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6779 1103 Office: E1 #08-14 Official Website

Mansoor B. A. Jalil received his bachelor’s and Ph.D. degrees in physics from the University of Cambridge, UK, in 1993 and 1999, respectively. He joined the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, National University of Singapore in 1999, and has been an Associate Professor since 2006. He is....

Qing-Hua Xu

Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry
Email: chmxqh@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 2847 Office: S7 #04-08 Official Website

XU Qing-Hua received his B.S. from Zhejiang University (1993), M.S. from Peking University (1996) and University of Chicago (1997), Ph.D. from UC Berkeley (2001). He conducted the postdoctoral research at Stanford University and UC Santa Barbara before he joined NUS Chemistry in 2005. He is currentl....

Qing Wang

Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Email: msewq@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 7118 Office: E2 #05-27 Official Website

Dr. Wang Qing is an assistant professor at the Department of Materials Science & Engineering, National University of Singapore (NUS). Currently he leads a group to conduct fundamental studies on “Charge Transport in Mesoscopic Energy Conversion and Storage Systems”. He obtained his PhD of c....

Seeram Ramakrishna

Director, Center for Nanofibers & Nanotechnology
Email: seeram@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 2216 Office: EA #07-35 Official Website

Highly Cited Researcher in Materials Science (worldwide rank is 3). Elected Fellow of major academies and professional societies of Singapore, UK, India and USA. GS Frontier Sciences Fellow of University of Tokyo, Japan. Kavli Prize 2012 Nanoscience Symposia Lecture. Academic training from Universit....

Slaven Garaj

Assistant Professor, Department of Physics and Department of Bioengineering
Email: slaven@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 2164 Office: S13 #02-04 Official Website

Dr. Slaven Garaj received PhD from Swiss Federal institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland, in the field of solid-state physics. He continued his research career at Harvard University, working at the intersection of nano-electronics and biophysics, particularly by developing novel methods....

Suresh Valiyaveettil

Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry
Email: chmsv@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 4327 Office: S5 #01-01 Official Website

Vinod Saranathan

Assistant Professor, Yale-NUS College
Email: yncvks@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6601 5313 Office: Saga RC1-02-03D, Yale NUS College Official Website

Dr Vinod Saranathan received his bachelors in Physics with a minor in Philosophy from Ohio Wesleyan University, where he honed his life-long interest in ornithology. Funded by a Dillon and Mary Ripley Graduate Fellowship, he earned his MS in 2007 and a PhD in 2011 from Yale University, in the Depart....

Yang Hyunsoo

Associate Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Email: eleyang@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 7217 Office: E5 #03-14 Official Website

Hyunsoo Yang earned his bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the Seoul National University in 1998 and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in the electrical engineering department of Stanford University in 2003 and 2006, respectively. From 1988 he worked at a circuit and system design company, earnin....

Utkur Mirsaidov

Assistant Professor, Department of Physics & Biological Sciences
Email: phyumm@nus.edu.sg Contact: Office: Official Website

Our goal is to understand how nanoscale processes that are essential to physics, materials and biology take place by directly imaging their dynamics. How do atoms come together to form crystals? How does a set of nanoscale objects assemble, how proteins interact with eachother? How does the....

Andrivo Rusydi

Assistant Professor, Department of Physics
Email: phyandri@nus.edu.sg Contact: (65) 6516 4897 Office: S13 #04-12 Official Website

Rusydi’s lab is part of NUSNNI-NanoCore and Singapore Synchrotron Light Source. He joined Department of Physics of National University of Singapore in 2008. He was a postdoctoral fellow (2006-2008) at University of Hamburg (Germany), where he has been part of a team to develop VUV-Raman Spectroscopy....