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Ms. KOH Xue Qi

Specialist II

Staff

Advanced Characterisation and Instrumentation (ACI) Department

6501 1865

kohxq@imre.a-star.edu.sg

2 Fusionopolis Way Innovis, #08-03, Singapore 138634


Research Details


  • Characterization of materials by thermal analysis
  • AFM thickness measurements of polymer brushes using Quantitative Imaging in different media
  • AFM oil droplet analysis to determine adhesion and friction forces between oil droplet and surface  

  • Thermal analysis techniques (TGA, DSC, STA, DMA, DMA, DETA, TGMS)
  • Topography analysis of materials by AFM
  • Probing the effect of various media (water, different pHs and NaCl concentrations) on polymer brush thickness by AFM

5 Feb 2018-Current         Engineering Complex Surface-Fluid Interactions

1 Feb 2018-Current         Aviation Grease Quality Degradation Investigation

Jun 2015 – Jun 2017       Stimulus-responsive materials for 4D-printing


2017 – Current                  Specialist II, ACI HSEC Representative, Institute of Materials Research and 

                                             Engineering (IMRE)

2016 – 2017                       Specialist II, Deputy Lab Manager and MPC Export Control Rep, Institute of Materials

                                              Research and Engineering (IMRE)

Aug 2012 – 2015               Specialist I, Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE)


B. Sc (Hons) Chemistry, National University of Singapore, Singapore, 2012



  • Zhang, Z.; Lim, S. H.; Lai, M. Y. D.; Tan, S. Y.; Koh, X. Q.; Chai, J.; Wang S. J.; Jin, H., Pan, J., J. Eur. Ceram. Soc. 37, 43 (2017)
  • Kumari Pallathadka, P.; Koh, X. Q.; Khatta, A.; Luckachan, G. E.; Mittal, V., Polymer Composites 2015, DOI: 10.1002/pc.23824.
  • Shorstkii, I.; Koh, X. Q.; Koshevoi, E., Journal of Food Processing and Preservation 2015, 39 (6), 3092-3097.




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