Faculty, Staff, Students and Alumni


  • Prof Lim Chwee Teck NUSS Professor Research Interests:
    1. Cell and molecular mechanics
    2. Mechanobiology
    3. Nanomechanics of biological materials
    4. Microfluidic biochips for disease detection & diagnosis
    CV BME ctlim@nus.edu.sg
  • Timothy Wong Lab Officer (BME) biewwqt@nus.edu.sg
  • Dr Wang Xi Research Fellow (CA2DM) Research Interests:
    1. Collective/single cell mechanics
    2. Nano-/micro-devices design and fabrication
    3. On-chip sensing of biomaterials and cells
    c2dwxi@nus.edu.sg
  • Dr Brenda Nai Research Associate (MBI) Research Interests:
    1. Characterization of bio/nano materials
    2. Device fabrication and applications
    mbinmhb@nus.edu.sg
  • Sarvesh Abhay Sukhatme Research Assistant (MBI) Research Interests:
    1. Microfluidics for biological analysis
    2. Nanobiotechnology
    mbisas@nus.edu.sg
  • Dr Kong Fang Post-doctoral Associate (SMART) Research Interests:
    1. Mechanics
    smrkf@nus.edu.sg
  • Dr Yin Lu Post-doctoral Associate (SMART) Research Interests:
    1. Microfluidic-assisted cell separation in biomedical application
    smryl@nus.edu.sg
  • Dr Khoo Bee Luan Post-Doctoral Associate (SMART) Research Interests:
    1. Cancer mechanism and treatment
    2. Circulating tumor cell detection
    3. Microfluidic systems for biological applications
    beeluan@smart.mit.edu
  • Dr Song Jiho (Joe) Post-doctoral Associate (SMART) Research Interests:
    1. Mechanobiology
    2. Cancer Metastasis in microvascular network
    3. Circulating tumor cell
    jiho@smart.mit.edu
  • Dr Supatra Tharinee Marsh Research Fellow (MBI) Research Interests:
    1. Development of skin-on-a-chip
    2. 3D in vitro models
    mbistm@nus.edu.sg
  • Dr Ramanathan Pudhukode Vaid Research Fellow (BME) Research Interests:
    1. Blood-based diagnostics
    2. Microfluidics and Microfabrication
    3. Separation of individual blood components for various biological applications
    bierpv@nus.edu.sg
  • Dr Ding Xianguang Research Fellow (CA2DM) Research Interests:
    1. Surface plasmon enhancement
    2. 2D materials for biological applications
    c2ddx@nus.edu.sg
  • Dr Sivaramapanicker Sreejith Senior Research Fellow (CA2DM) Research Interests:
    1. Organic functional materials and applications
    2. 2D materials, hybrids and nanomaterials for biological applications
    3. Photonics and non-linear optics
    Website c2dsiv@nus.edu.sg
  • Soon Ren Hao Research Engineer (BME) Research Interests:
    1. Microfluidic devices
    2. Flexible microfluidics
    biesrh@nus.edu.sg
  • Dr Gao Yuji Research Fellow (BME) Research Interests:
    1. Microfluidic applications
    2. Flexible microfluidics
    biegy@nus.edu.sg
  • Saw Thuan Beng Research Associate (MBI), PhD candidate Research Interests:
    1. Understand mechanical factors influencing cell or tissue level processes, e.g. collective cell migration, cell extrusion, etc
    2. Incorporation of physics/mechanical modelling into biology research
    3. Use of computation and informatics to analyze and extract information from complex phenomena
    4. Fabrication of novel experimental tools for mechanobiology research
    a0047080@u.nus.edu
  • Yasaman Nematbakhsh PhD candidate Research Interests:
    1. Cancer mechanics
    2. Microfluidics
    3. Atomic Force Microscopy
    yasaman@u.nus.edu
  • Shreyansh Jain PhD candidate Research Interests:
    1. Mechanobiology of Collective cell migration
    2. Micro-Nano manipulation of cells, organ on chip, drug testing platforms
    3. Study of cellular dynamics under different geometrical confinements
    jain.shreyansh@u.nus.edu
  • Zhang Tianhang PhD candidate Research Interests:
    1. Optical pulling force
    2. Optical chiral force
    3. Optical sorting in microfluidic channels
    a0113469@u.nus.edu
  • Yeo Joo Chuan PhD candidate Research Interests:
    1. Microfluidic applications
    2. Centrifugal microhydrodynamics
    3. Flexible microfluidics
    yeo.joochuan@u.nus.edu
  • Lim Ying, Bena PhD candidate Research Interests:
    1. Microfluidics
    2. Biomechanics
    3. Infectious diseases (malaria and dengue)
    benalim@u.nus.edu
  • Le Anh Phuong PhD candidate Research Interests:
    1. Collective cell behaviors
    2. Stem cell differentiation
    3. 3D in vitro models for study cell behaviors
    4. Imaging techniques
    leanhphuong@u.nus.edu
  • Lim Su Bin PhD candidate Research Interests:
    1. Single cell profiling of circulating tumor cells
    2. Tumor heterogeneity
    3. Microfludics
    sblim@u.nus.edu
  • Wang Ming PhD candidate Research Interests:
    1. Single cell analysis
    2. Microfluidics
    3. Metastasis
    e0011450@u.nus.edu
  • Yu Longteng PhD candidate Research Interests:
    1. Soft tubular microfluidics
    yu.longteng@u.nus.edu
  • Zhang Pan PhD candidate Research Interests:
    1. Microfluidics
    2. Point-Of-Care Tesing (POCT) devices
    3. Cellular & molecular analysis
    zhangp@u.nus.edu
  • Shang Menglin PhD candidate Research Interests:
    1. Microfluidics
    2. Cancer mechanics
    a0116231@u.nus.edu
  • Jiang Kuan PhD candidate Research Interests:
    1. Microfluidics for biomedical application
    2. Cancer cell mechanics
    jiangkuan@u.nus.edu
  • Jyothsna Vasudevan PhD candidate Research Interests:
    1. Biomaterials
    2. Gel-based in vitro 3D models
    3. Mechanobiology of cell migration
    jyothsna_vasudevan@u.nus.edu
  • Alumni Zhou Enhua
    Tan Phay Shing Eunice
    Fu Hongxia
    Li Qingsen
    Vedula Sri Ram Krishna
    Li Ang
    Sun Wei
    Shi Hui
    Tan Swee Jin
    Lim Tong Seng
    Zhang Yanzhong
    Hairul Nizam Bin Ramli
    Wuang Shy Chy
    Zhang Rou
    Nicholas Agung Kurniawan
    Liu Lena
    Hou Hanwei
    Earnest Mendoz
    Chung Cheuk Wang
    Ramesh Ramji
    Lee Wong Cheng
    Leong Man Chun
    Lin Laiyi
    Surabhi Sonam
    Xu Xiaofeng
    Khoo Bee Luan
    Himanshu Singh
    Lee Yeong Yuh
    Mukund Gupta
    Kenry
    Jing Tengyang
    Lai Zhangxing
    Parthiv Chaudhuri