Biography

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Education

  • Ph.D. in Chemistry, National University of Singapore, Singapore (2001)
  • M.S. in Chemistry, Nanjing University, P. R. China (1998)
  • Bachelor in Chemistry, Nanjing University, P. R. China (1995)
  • Professional Experiences

  • Department Head, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (2017-present)
  • Professor, National University of Singapore (2016-present)
  • Provost's Chair professor, National University of Singapore (2016-present)
  • Dean's Chair professor, National University of Singapore (2014-2016)
  • Associate Professor, National University of Singapore (2010–2016)
  • Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore (2005–2010)
  • Assistant Researcher, University of California at Santa Barbara (2003–2005)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California at Santa Barbara (2001–2003)
  • Research Associate & Research Fellow, Institute of Materials Research & Engineering, Singapore (2000–2001)
  • Awards & Honors

  • Highly Cited Researcher by Clarivate Analytics (2017)
  • Fellow of the Academy of Engineering, Singapore (2017)
  • President's Technology Award (2016)
  • Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry (2016)
  • The World’s Most Influential Minds; Top 1% Highly Cited Researchers in Materials Science by Thomson Reuters (2015)
  • Materials in Society Lectureship, Elsevier (2015)
  • Singapore National Research Foundation Investigatorship (2014)
  • The World’s Most Influential Minds (Highly cited researchers by Thomson Reuters 2014)
  • Singapore National Institute of Chemistry (SNIC)-BASF Materials Award (2014)
  • Invited Lecturer of Asia Excellence, Japanese Polymer Society (2013)
  • Asia Rising Star, 15th Asia Chemical Congress (2013)
  • National University of Singapore Young Researcher Award (2013)
  • National University of Singapore Faculty Young Researcher Award (2012)
  • L’Oreal-Singapore Women in Science National Fellowship (2011)
  • Defense Research and Innovative Program Award (2010)
  • Singapore National Science and Technology Young Scientist Award (2008)
  • National University of Singapore Young Investigator Award (2006)
  • Services

  • Associate Editor of Polymer Chemistry (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2014–present)
  • Associate Editor of Journal of Molecular and Engineering Materials (World Scientific, 2011–2014)
  • Co-Guest Editor, Special Issues on Aggregation-Induced Emission, Small (2016)
  • Co-Guest Editor, Special Issue on Young Talents for Polymers, Macromolecular Physics and Chemistry (2015)
  • Co-Guest Editor of Special Issue on Nanoparticles for Healthcare Applications in Particle Synthesis and Particle Characterizations (2014)
  • Co-Guest Editor of Special Issues on Fluorescent Biosensors in Macromolecular Rapid Communications Volumes 34(9) (2013)
  • Co-Guest Editor of Conjugated Polyelectrolyte: Fundamentals and Applications (Wiley, 2013)
  • Member, Advisory Board of the journal of Materials Chemistry Frontiers (RSC, 2016–present)
  • Member, Advisory Board of ChemPlusChem (Wiley, 2015–present)
  • Member, Advisory Board of Macromolecular Bioscience (Wiley, 2015–present)
  • Member, Advisory Board of Macromolecular Chemistry & Physics (Wiley, 2015–present)
  • Member, Advisory Board of Materials Horizon (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2014–present)
  • Member, Advisory Board of ChemNanoMat (Wiley, 2015–present)
  • Member, Editorial Board of Chem (Cell, 2016–present)
  • Member, Editorial Board of Nano (World Scientific Publishing, 2014–present)
  • Member, Editorial Board of Journal of Molecular and Engineering Materials (World Scientific, 2012–present)
  • Member, Editorial Board of Polymer Bulletin (Springer, 2011–present)
  • Member, Editorial Board of Particle and Particle System Characterization (Wiley, 2012–present)
  • Member, Senior Editorial Board of American Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (e-Century Publishing Corporation, 2011–present)
  • The Permanent Steering Committee (PSC) of the Methods and Applications in Fluorescence (MAF) Conference Series (2013)
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