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Dr. LIN Kaixin, Vivian

Principal Specialist I/Head, Structural Materials

Staff

Structural Materials (STR) Department

64168915

vivian-lin@imre.a-star.edu.sg

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


Research Details


  • Materials characterisation
  • X-Ray Diffraction, X-Ray Fluorescence analysis
  • III-V nitride based materials characterization
  • Fabrication of GaN-based Optoelectronic and Electronic Devices

  • Apr 2019 – current                          Principal Specialist I and Head of Structural Materials (STR), IMRE, Singapore
  • Oct 2018 – Apr 2019                      Senior Specialist III and Head of Structural Materials (STR), IMRE, Singapore
  • May 2018 – Sept 2018                    Senior Specialist III and Acting Head of Structural Materials (STR), IMRE, Singapore                
  • Oct 2017 – Apr 2018                      Senior Specialist III and Deputy Head of Structural Materials (STR), IMRE, Singapore
  • Apr 2016 – Sept 2017                     Senior Specialist III and Deputy Head of Materials Processing and Characterisation (MPC), IMRE, Singapore
  • Apr 2015 – Mar 2016                      Senior Specialist III and Deputy Head of SERC Nanofabrication Processing and Characterisation (SnFPC), IMRE, Singapore
  • Apr 2014 – Mar 2015                      Senior Specialist II and Deputy Head of SERC Nanofabrication Processing and Characterisation (SnFPC), IMRE, Singapore
  • Apr 2013 – Mar 2014                      Senior Specialist I, SERC Nanofabrication Processing and Characterisation (SnFPC), IMRE, Singapore
  • Apr 2011 – Mar 2013                      Specialist II, SERC Nanofabrication Processing and Characterisation (SnFPC), IMRE, Singapore
  • Aug 2005 – Mar 2011                     Research Officer, SERC Nanofabrication Processing and Characterisation (SnFPC),  IMRE, Singapore

  • PhD, Materials Science and Engineering, NTU, 2012.
  • B. Eng, Materials Science and Engineering, NTU, 2005


  1. L. K. Bera, W. H. Tham, R. S. Kajen, S. B. Dolmanan, M. Krishna Kumar, V. K. X. Lin, D. S. Ang, T. N. Bhat, N. Yakovlev, and S. Tripathy, “Effect of Ge diffusion on AlxGa1-xN/GaN HEMT on a thin SOI”, ECS Solid State Letters,  2(12), Q105-Q108, 2013.
  2. Shao-Xiong Luo, Lu Wei, Xin-Hai Zhang, Min Hwee Lim, K. X. Vivian Lin, M. H. Valerie Yeo, Wen-Hua Zhang, Zhi-Pan Liu, David J. Young, and T. S. Andy Hor, “Enhanced Emission and Analyte Sensing by Cinchonine Iridium(III) Cyclometallated Complexes Bearing Bent Diphosphine Chelators Organometallics, 32 (10), pp 2908–2917, 2013.
  3. TRIPATHY Sudhiranjan, MANIPPADY Kishna Kumar, S. B. DOLMANAN, Vivian Kaixin LIN, Huiru TAN, R. S. KAJEN, L. K. BERA, S.L. TEO, “Slashing LED chip costs with large-scale silicon”, Compound semiconductor Magazine: pp 38-43, Issue Nov/Dec 2012.
  4. Subramaniam Arulkumaran, Geok Ing Ng, Sahmuganathan Vicknesh, Hong Wang, Kian Siong Ang, Joyce Pei Ying Tan, Vivian Kaixin Lin, Shane Todd, Guo-Qiang Lo, and Sudhiranjan Tripathy, "Direct current and microwave characteristics of sub-micron AlGaN/GaN high-electron-mobility transistors on 8-inch Si(111) substrate", Jpn. J. Appl. Phys., 51, pp.111001-4, 2012.
  5. S. Tripathy, Vivian K. X. Lin, S. B. Dolmanan, Joyce P. Y. Tan, R. S. Kajen, L. K. Bera, S. L. Teo, M. Krishna Kumar, S. Arulkumaran, G. I. Ng, S. Vicknesh, Shane Todd, W. Z. Wang, G. Q. Lo, H. Li, D. Lee, and S. Han, "AlGaN/GaN two-dimensional-electron-gas heterostructures on 200mm diameter Si(111)", Appl. Phys. Lett., 101, pp. 082100, 2012.
  6. Surani-bin Dolmanan, Siew Lang Teo, Vivian Kaixin Lin, Hui Hui Kim, Armin Dadgar, Alois Krost, and Sudhiranjan Tripathy, "Thin-film InGaN/GaN vertical light emitting diodes using GaN on silicon-on-insulator substrates", Electrochem. Solid-State Lett., 14, H460, 2011.
  7. Vivian Kaixin Lin, Surani-bin Dolmanan, Siew Lang Teo, Hui Hui Kim, Esther Alarcon-Llado, Armin Dadgar, Alois Krost, and Sudhiranjan Tripathy, "AlxGa1-xN/GaN heterostructures on a thin silicon-on-insulator substrate for metal-semiconductor-metal photodetectors", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys., 44, 365102, 2011.
  8. Renaud Marty, Arnaud Arbouet, Christian Girard, Adnen Mlayah, Vincent Paillard, Vivian Kaixin Lin, Siew Lang Teo, Sudhiranjan Tripathy, "Damping of the Acoustic Vibrations of Individual Gold Nanoparticles", Nanolett., 11, 3301, 2011.
  9. Nicolas Large, Javier Aizpurua, Vivian Kaixin Lin, Siew Lang Teo, Renaud Marty, Sudhiranjan Tripathy, and Adnen Mlayah, “Plasmonic Properties of Gold Ring-Disk Nano-Resonators: Fine Shape Details Matter”, Opt. Express, 19, 5587, 2011.
  10. Lin Ke, Szu Cheng Lai, Jian Dong Ye, Vivian Lin Kaixin, and Soo Jin Chua,” Effects of annealing temperature on point defects in zinc oxide thin films and an integrative approach on defects detection via photoluminescence, sheet resistivity, hall mobility and 1/f noise”, J. Appl. Phys., 108, pp. 084502-5, 2010.
  11. Sudhiranjan Tripathy, Renaud Marty, Vivian Kaixin Lin, Siew Lang Teo, Enyi Ye, Arnaud Arbouet, Lucien Saviot, Christian Girard, Ming Yong Han, and Adnen Mlayah, “Acousto-Plasmonic and Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering Properties of Coupled Gold Nanospheres/Nanodisk Trimers”, Nanolett., 11, 431, 2011.
  12. Esther Alarcon-Llado, Surani Bin-Dolmanan, Vivian Kaixin Lin, Siew Lang Teo, Armin Dadgar, Alois Krost, and Sudhiranjan Tripathy, "Temperature rise in InGaN/GaN vertical light emitting diode on copper transferred from silicon probed by Raman scattering", J. Appl. Phys. 108, 114501, 2010.
  13. Siew Lang Teo, Vivian Kaixin Lin, Renaud Marty, Nicolas Large, Esther Alarcon Llado, Arnaud Arbouet, Christian Girard, Javier Aizpurua, Sudhiranjan Tripathy, and Adnen Mlayah, "Gold nanoring trimers: a versatile structure for infrared sensing", Opt. Express, 18, 22271, 2010.
  14. Vivian Kaixin Lin, Siew Lang Teo, Renaud Marty, Arnaud Arbouet, Christian Girard, Esther Alarcon-Llado, Shu Hua Liu, Ming Yong Han, Sudhiranjan Tripathy, and Adnen Mlayah, "Dual wavelength sensing based on interacting gold nanodisk trimers", Nanotechnology 21, 305501, 2010.
  15. Vivian K. X. Lin, S. Tripathy, S. L. Teo, S. B. Dolmanan, A. Dadgar, M. Noltemeyer, A. Franke, F. Bertram, J. Christen, and A. Krost, "Luminescence Properties of Photonic Crystal InGaN/GaN Light Emitting Layers on Silicon-on-Insulator", Electrochem. Solid-State Lett., 13, H343, 2010.
  16. Vivian K. X. Lin, Esther Alarcon-Llado, Hui Hui Kim, S. Arulkumaran, G. I. Ng, A. Ramam, and S. Tripathy, "Structural and electrical characterization of AlxGa1-xN/GaN Interfaces for UV Photodetectors", Electrochem. Solid-State Lett., 13, H301, 2010.
  17. S. Tripathy, S. L. Teo, V. K. X. Lin, M. F. Chen, A. Dadgar, J. Christen, and A. Krost, "Light extraction from GaN-based LED structures on silicon-on-insulator substrates", Phys. Status Solidi C, 7, 88, 2010.
  18. S . Tripathy, A. Dadgar, A. Krost, S. L. Teo, and V. K. X. Lin, “Reflecting layer boosts LEDs brightness”, Compound Semiconductor, vol. 15, no. 2, Mar 2009, p.25.
  19. S . Tripathy, A. Dadgar, A. Krost, S. L. Teo, and V. K. X. Lin, “Reflecting layer boosts LEDs brightness”, Compound Semiconductor, vol. 15, no. 2, Mar 2009, p.25.
  20. S. Tripathy, T. E. Sale, A. Dadgar, V. K. X. Lin, K. Y. Zang, S. L. Teo, S. J. Chua, J. Blasing, and A. Krost, "GaN-based microdisk light emitting diodes on (111)-oriented nanosilicon-on-insulator templates", J. Appl. Phys. 104, 053103, 2008.
  21. C B Soh, B Wang, S J Chua, Vivian K X Lin, Rayson J N Tan and S Tripathy, "Fabrication of a nano-cone array on a p-GaN surface for enhanced light extraction efficiency from GaN-based tunable wavelength LEDs", Nanotechnology 19, 405303, 2008.
  22. S. Tripathy, S. Vicknesh, L. S. Wang, V. K. X. Lin, S. A. Oh, R. Grover, K. Y. Zang, J. Arokiaraj, J. N. Tan, S. R. Shannigrahi, B. Kumar, H. Gong, A. Ramam, and S. J. Chua, “GaN and ZnO micromechanical structures on silicon on insulator substrates”, physica status solidi (a), 205, 1168, 2008.
  23. S. Tripathy, V. K. X. Lin, S. L. Teo, A. Dadgar, A. Diez, J. Bläsing, and A. Krost, "InGaN/GaN light emitting diodes on nanoscale silicon on insulator", Appl. Phys. Lett., 91, 231109, 2007.
  1. Manippady, K. K., Dolmanan S. B., Lin, V. K. X., Tan. H. R., Tripathy, S., “A Semiconductor device for high power applications”, PCT/SG2013/000547; US 14/758,035, 2012.

  2. Krishnamoorthy, S., Dolmanan, S. B., Manippady, K. K., Lin, V. K. X., Teo, S. L., Tripathy, S., “Vertical light emitting diode with photonic nanostructures and method of fabrication thereof”, SG201309660-7; US 14/141,549, 2012.

  3. Dolmanan, S. B., Lin. V. K. X., Teo, S. L., Tripathy, S., “Light emitting device and method of manufacturing thereof”, SG201208349-9, US 13/698,982, 2010.

  4. Pei Wang, Chee Koon Ng, Dennis Cheng Cheh Tan, Vivian Kaixin Lin, “A process to produce metals and alloys through electrochemical reduction of metal oxides and its apparatus design”, Singapore Application No.: 10201902252U


Last updated on : 04 Apr 2019 03:00 PM