Programme Summary

09:00am – 09:20amOpening Speech: Dr. Huaqun GUO 
[Venue: Breakthrough]
09:20am – 10:20amKeynote Speech: Prof. Qing ZHANG
[Venue: Breakthrough]
10:20am – 10:30amConference Announcement: Dr. Bhojan Anand
[Venue: Breakthrough]
10:30am – 11.00amTea Break
11:00am – 12:30pmSession 1
[Venue: Breakthrough]
Session 2
[Venue: Exploration]
12:30pm – 01:30pmLunch
01:30pm – 03:30pmSession 3
[Venue: Breakthrough]
Session 4
[Venue: Exploration]
03:30pm – 04:00pmTea Break
04:00pm – 05:30pmSession 5
[Venue: Breakthrough]
Session 6
[Venue: Exploration]
05:30pm – 06:00pm

Publication Certificate Awards & Closing Ceremony

Prof. Lawrence Wai Choong WONG
Venue: Breakthrough

*Breakthrough – Level 4, Matrix @ Biopolis, A*STAR, Singapore

*Exploration   – Level 4, Matrix @ Biopolis, A*STAR, Singapore

Session 1: ITSS & BTS Session @ Breakthrough – 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM:

Session Chair: Dr. Claus Muschallik

  1. Zhuan Lun Yeo and Peng Cheng Wang. Numerical Simulation of Train Aerodynamics.
  2. Aurelia Chan Hui-En, Brendan Lim, Ee Hui Jie Jezamine Chua Zihui and Priscilla. The Future of Urban Expansion: A Network of Villages.
  3. Beini Wang. Detection of Secondary Surveillance Radar (SSR) Spoofing using Signal Multilateration.
  4. Yi Wei, Yichen Feng and Yuhan Weng. Investigation and Creative Ideas for Securing Public Transportation System.

Session 2: Session 2: Bio Session @ Exploration – 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Session Chairs: Dr. Guang CHEN & Dr. Umayal Lakshmanan

  1. Lee Wen Ting and Mok Qiu Lin. Evaluating the Role of Hepatitis B virus, HBx Chimeric Protein, in Hepatocellular Carcinoma.
  2. Lai YunKi Nicole, Sin Kah Kek Kelly, Cheung Wing Ngar Vivian, Lim Yan Ping and Yew Wen Shan. Synthetic Alkaloid Enzymology for AntiAgeing Therapeutic Development.
  3. Tsinrong Lee, Yuqin Chin, Raman Sethi, Swati Tomar, Stacey Tay, and Poh San Lai. Resolving an undiagnosed case of Neuromuscular Disorder using predictive mutational profiling.
  4. Kim Yujin, Tao Zhen Yuan and Harsha Prem. Obesity in School: Gum Bacteria Distribution and Presdisposition to metabolic disorders.
  5. Chan Yan Zhi and Chew Hong Ee, Benjamin. Biomimetic Membranes for Kidney Dialysis.


Session 3:  Chemistry Session A @ Breakthrough – 01:30 PM to 03:30 PM:

Session Chairs: Session Chair: Dr. Jizhong LUO

  1. Lai Yiting and Gan Ming Yi. Nanostructured Phase Change Materials for Green Building Applications.
  2. Lin Hong Yi, Fong Kei Sen and Aznikah Bte Abdul Nizar. On-demand texture dialling of VO2 M/B-phase nano-structured films using scanning focused laser irradiation.
  3. Glenn Zheng Jie Ng, Long Quan Peh, M.V. Reddy, S. Adams and B.V.R. Chowdari. The Effect of Temperature on the Electrochemistry of Titanium Dioxide Nano Material for Lithium Ion.
  4. Keng Boon Lim, Hui An and Peng Cheng Wang. Evaluation of Optimum Packing Density for Cross-flow Hollow Fibre Membranes of Different Lengths Using CFD.
  5. Liang Xuxian, Qiu Jiabin and Yang Nanyang. Enhancement of Ferroelectric Photovoltaic Effect in Bismuth Ferrite (BiFeO3) through Doping.


Session 4:  Chemistry Session B @ Exploration – 01:30 PM to 03:30 PM:

Session Chairs: Dr. Yvonne Yoong Sien CHOW

  1. Bhat Namita Gireesh. Preparation and characterization of nanostructured V2O5 as a cathode material for Li-ion batteries.
  2. Chew Beng Soh, Kwang Guo Sheng, Teo Ee Jin and Yang Cheng Yuan. Plasmonic Enhanced Emission of InGaN Quantum Dots by Ag Nanoparticles.
  3. Ashwin Venkatakrishnan, Chua Hou, Tan Pinxi, Lu Junpeng and Sow Chorng Haur. Microencryption on Atomic Monolayers Enabled by Direct Laser Writing.
  4. Ng Chen Lin, Darell Chua Yun Da, Loo Wei Juan, Peter Darmawan, Hosea Tantang, Tan Wei Ming Alvin, Alice Eh and Lee Pooi See. Electrodeposition and Performance of WO3 and PANI-based Electrochromic Materials.
  5. Clara-Ann Cheng Ling, Kelly Siah Xinjie, Yap Jing Han and Dai Jie. Synthesis and Characterization of Silicon-Based Thermal Protective Syntactic Foams.



Session 5:  Smart Technology Session @ Breakthrough – 04:00 PM to 05:15 PM:

Session Chair: Dr. Bhojan Anand

  1. Fan Yunan, Zhu Bingjie and Lim Jit Ning. Oscillations of Bouncing Soap Bubbles.
  2. Zhu Dan, Jie Chen and Lap-Pui Chau. Development of Defogging Algorithm for Image.
  3. Jovan Yeo. Design of a Hybrid Airship.
  4. Christopher Goh Zhun Feng and Koay Tze Min. Context-Aware Web-mining Engine.
  5. Sundaramahalingam Sudharshan and Isaac Tay Eng Hian. SentiBots- smart, centimeter sized swarmbots.



Session 6:  Human Care & Education Session @ Exploration – 04:00 PM to 05:15 PM:

Session Chair: Prof. Maode MA

  1. Regine Lim, Cassandra Mah and Jonathan Tan. An Epidemiological Study of Paediatric Burns First Aid Management of Caregivers in Singapore.
  2. Ren MoLiu. Wearable Device for Detecting Depression.
  3. Ahmad Muammar Bin Md Yasin, Lim Wei Liong, Patrick S.K.Chua and Zheng Jianxin. Smart Walker for Gait and Balance Rehabilitation.
  4. Zheng Huan Thng. Exploiting the photoprotection capabilities of anthocyanin for human use.