Name:

Chen Chia-Hung


Qualification

 

2006-2010   Ph.D. Physics (Biological and Soft Systems),
                                  University of Cambridge, UK


2005-2006   M.S.   Applied Physics, Harvard University, USA


2000-2004   B.S.   Physics, National Taiwan University, Taiwan


 

Professional Work Experience

2010 - 2012
 
PosDoc. Biological Engineering,
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
2009 - 2010
Exchange Ph.D. Harvard University, USA
2006 - 2010
Industry cooperation with Marsfood Company, UK
2008
Teaching Assistant, St. Catharine’s College, University of Cambridge, UK


 

Appointment Status:

Assistant Professor

 

Department:

 

Department of Biomedical Engineering

 

Contact:


Email: biecch@nus.edu.sg

Tel: +(65) 6516-1624

Fax: +(65) 6872-3069

Lab Website: http://www.bioeng.nus.edu.sg/IMB/

 

Research Interest

My research interest is focused on using the techniques of droplet-based microfluidics for applications in system biology, medical diagnostics, point of care testing, high throughput screening for drug discovery and tissue engineering.

Microfluidic Platform for High Throughput Single Cell Analysis

Microfludic Devices for Diagnosis

Multiplexing Biological Assay for System Biology

Cancer Biomarker Detections

Advanced Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering

 

Teaching

BN3501. Biological Thermodynamic

 
Awards/Honours

2011 MicroTAS Conference Award

2009 Taiwan Government Studying Abroad Scholarship

2006 Cambridge Overseas Trust

2006 Cambridge, Trinity College Overseas Research Studentship

2006 Cambridge-Marsfood Company Industrial Case Award

2005 Harvard Alumni Scholarship

2001, 2004 National Taiwan University President Award
 

Professional Service


Reviewer for Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical

 

Membership in Scientific/Professional Organizationio
nion

2009 - Present , American Chemical Society

 
Selected Publications


C. H. Chen, M. A. Miller, A. Sarkar, M. T. Beste, K. B. Isaacson, L. G. Griffith, D. A. Lauffenburger and J. Han, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2013, 135, 1645-1648.

C. H. Chen, A. Sarkar, Y. Song, M. A. Miller, S. J. Kim, L. G. Griffith, D. A. Lauffenburger and J. Han, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2011, 133, 10368-10371

C. H. Chen and E. M. Terentjev, Colloids and Surface A, 2011, 384. 536-542

H. C. Shum, A. R. Abate, D. Lee, A. Studart, B. Wang, C. H. Chen, J. Thiele, A. Krummel and D. A. Weitz  Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 2010, 31, 108-118

C. H. Chen and E. M. Terentjev,  Langmuir, 2010, 26, 3095-3105

C. H. Chen, A. R. Abate, D. Lee, E. M. Terentjev and D. A. Weitz,  Advanced Materials, 2009, 21, 3201-3204 (Selected as cover story)

C. H. Chen, I. van Damme and E. M. Terentjev,  Soft Matter, 2009, 5, 432-439

C. H. Chen and E. M. Terentjev, Langmuir, 2009, 25, 6717-6724

C. H. Chen, R. K. Shah, A. R. Abate, and D. A. Weitz,  Langmuir, 2009, 25 (8), 4320-4323

A. R. Abate, C. H. Chen, J. Agresti and D. A. Weitz,  Lab on a Chip, 2009, 9, 2628-2631

Book Chapters:


C. H. Chen
and E. M. Terentjev, a chapter on “Edible Oleogels: Structure and Health Implications” in Hebrew University of Jerusalem press, 2011

A. R. Abate, C. H. Chen and D. A. Weitz, T. K. Thanh edit,“Magnetic Nanoparticles –from fabrication to clinical applications”, Taylor and Francis, 2011

International Conferences:

C. H. Chen, A. Sarkar, Y. Song, M. A. Miller, S. J. Kim, L. G. Griffith, D. A. Lauffenburger and J. Han MicroTAS, (oral) Seattle, USA, October 2011

C. H. Chen and J. Han, Cell Decision Process retreatment, (oral) Boston, USA  June 2010, 2011

C. H. Chen, A. R. Abate and D. A. Weitz, Lab on a Chip world congress, San Francisco, USA, August 2009

C. H. Chen and E. M. Terentjev, 3rd Biological and Soft Matter, Warwick, UK, April 2009

C. H. Chen and E. M. Terentjev, 7th Liquid Matter Conference, Lund, Sweden, July 2008

C. H. Chen and E. M. Terentjev, 9th International Hydrocolloids Conference, (oral) Singapore, June 2008