Science and Engineering Research Entities Capabilities

Listed here are all the research entities under science and engineering. Click on the respective links to visit their web pages.

Institute of Chemical and Engineering Sciences (ICES)

ICES spearheads R&D in Singapore’s fast expanding chemical and pharma manufacturing industries as well as decarbonisation efforts. ICES’ core competences in the chemical sciences, underpinned by excellent analytics and modern simulation and modelling tools, drive the development of innovative solutions for a sustainable future.

Research Capabilities

  • Formulated Products
  • Functional Molecules & Polymers
  • Catalysis
  • Process R&D
Visit ICES

Institute of High Performance Computing (IHPC)

IHPC seeks to promote and spearhead scientific advances and technological innovations through multidisciplinary R&D, and to develop impactful applications to further economic growth and improve lives. Our core capabilities enable IHPC to tackle real-world challenges in physical and human systems, such as in manufacturing, energy, transportation and urban systems, environmental sustainability and healthcare.

Research Capabilities

  • Computing & Intelligence (CI)
  • Electronics & Photonics (EP)
  • Engineering Mechanics (EM)
  • Fluid Dynamics (FD)
  • Material Science & Chemistry (MSC)
  • Social & Cognitive Computing (SCC)
  • Systems Science (SS)
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Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R)

I2R seeks to be an incubator of innovative and advanced technologies for a data-driven economy. Through these research capabilities and industry engagements, we aim to generate technology advancements and adoptions to create and capture values in Singapore for Advanced Manufacturing, Urban Mobility, FinTech, HealthCare, IoT, Logistics and Smart Nation.

Research Capabilities

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Audio, Speech & Language
  • Autonomous Systems
  • Communications & Networks
  • Cyber Security
  • Data Analytics
  • Healthcare
  • Heterogeneous Analytics
  • Satellite
  • Smart Energy & Environment
  • Video & Image
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Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE)

IMRE is committed to high-quality, extensive materials research and development for enabling technology platforms which support growth of new industry capabilities. Leveraging on these capabilities several R&D programmes have been established, including research on organic solar cells, nanocomposites, flexible organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs), solid-state lighting, nanoimprinting, microfluidics and next generation atomic scale interconnect technology.

Research Capabilities

  • Advanced Sustainable Materials
  • Soft Materials
  • Polymer Composite
  • Structural Materials
  • Electronic Materials
  • Advanced Characterization and Instrumentation
  • Nanofabrication
  • Advanced Optical Technologies
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Institute of Microelectronics (IME)

IME helps to drive the continued growth of Singapore’s electronics industries through high calibre research and development in semiconductor-based technology and solutions.

Research Capabilities

  • Bioelectronics
  • Integrated Circuits and Systems
  • Microsystems, Modules and Components
  • Nano-Electronics and Photonics
  • Semiconductor Process Technologies
  • Sensor & Actuator Microsystems
Visit IME

National Metrology Centre (NMC)

NMC is Singapore’s national metrology institute responsible for developing, maintaining and disseminating national physical measurement standards to underpin the nation’s infrastructure of traceability for measurement to the International System of Units (SI).

Metrology Capabilities

  • Electrical Metrology
  • Length and Dimensional Metrology
  • Mechanical Metrology
  • Optical Radiation Metrology
  • Temperature and Humidity Metrology
  • Time and Frequency Metrology
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Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology (SIMTech)

SIMTech develops high value manufacturing technology and human capital to enhance the competitiveness of Singapore’s manufacturing industry. It collaborates with multinational and local companies in the electronics, semiconductor, precision engineering, aerospace, automotive, marine, medtech, logistics and other sectors.

Research Capabilities

  • Equipment Innovation and Development
  • Forming Technology
  • Joining Technology
  • Large Area Processing
  • Low-temperature Ceramic Substrate
  • Machining Technology
  • Manufacturing Execution and Control
  • Mechatronics
  • Microfluidics Manufacturing Programme
  • Planning and Operations Management
  • Precision Measurements
  • Product Innovation and Development
  • Surface Technology
  • Sustainability & Technology Assessment
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Advanced Remanufacturing and Technology Centre (ARTC)

ARTC is a platform built upon strong partnerships across the supply chain: complemented by technical support from research institutes and academia. With a purpose built facility, underpinned with world class research expertise at A*STAR and NTU to rapidly create solutions and bring these technologies into industrial production capabilities to the benefit of all its stakeholders.

Research Capabilities

  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Product Verification
  • Repair and Restoration
  • Robotics
  • Surface enhancement
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