Awards & Achievements

 

  • Nov. 2018 IUMRS – MRS Singapore Young Researcher Award 2018 Finalist.
  • Mar. 2018 IPS Nanotechnology Medal (Outstanding Nanotechnology Physics Research), Institute of Physics Singapore.
  • Feb. 2016 SUTD Long Service Award, Singapore University of Technology and Design.
  • Feb. 2015 SUTD Research Excellence Award, Singapore University of Technology and Design.
  • Oct. 2014 Nanonica Prize 2014, Nanonica Europe S.L., Europe.
  • Aug. 2014 Finalist for National Young Scientist Award.
  • June 2014 Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineer Award, Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME),   USA.
  • Oct. 2013 MCCC-AAET Green Award, Singapore Winner and Grand Winner, Asean Academy of Enginnering & Technology, Malaysia
  • Sep. 2013 IES Prestigious Engineering Achievement Awards, Institute of Engineers Singapore.
  • May 2013   Tan Kah Kee Young Inventors Award, Tan Kah Kee Foundation, the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), the Defence Science and Technology Agency (DSTA) and the DSO National Laboratories, and Science Centre Singapore.
  • Apr. 2013   First Prize in MRS Science-as-Art Competition, Material Research Society Spring Meeting, San Francisco, California.
  • Jan. 2011   Finalist National Research Foundation Fellowship, National Research Foundation, Singapore.
  • Jan. 2011   Finalist in Young Outstanding Singaporeans (YOS) Awards, Orchid Jayceettes of Singapore.
  • Aug. 2010  L’Oréal Singapore For Women in Science National Fellowships, L’Oréal Singapore, Singapore National Commission for UNESCO, and Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR).
  • July 2008  Lee Kuan Yew Fellowship, the Lee Kuan Yew Endowment Fund.
  • Mar. 2008   Second Prize in MRS Science-as-Art Competition, Material Research Society Spring Meeting, San Francisco, California.
  • Aug. 2006  Singapore Millennium Foundation Fellowship for Postdoctoral Research,Singapore Millennium Foundation.
  • Feb. 2006 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad 2005, Ministry of   Education of the People’s Republic of China.
  • July 2005   First Prize in Nanoscience-as-Art Competition, Nanyang Technological University.
  • Jan. 2005  Finalist in 5th Young Inventors Awards, the Asian Wall Street Journal & Hewlett-Packard Co.

Student Awards

  • Sep. 2014, Distinction award for Science Mentor Program, River valley high school
  • Aug 2014, Huang Zhi Xiang, 2nd Place for EPD SUTD PhD Poster Competition 2014, SUTD
  • Mar 2016, Leong Zhi Yi, Best Poster award for IPS Meeting 2016, Singapore
  • Mar 2016, Huang Zhi Xiang, Best Poster award for IPS Meeting 2016, Singapore
  • Jul 2016, Huang Zhi Xiang, Outstanding Research Project and STMicroelectronics FIRST Industry Workshop prize for  SUTD FIRST Industry Workshop, SUTD