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Dr. TAN Cheng Cheh, Dennis

Senior Scientist I/ Deputy Dept Head, Structural Materials


Structural Materials (STR) Department


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

Research Details

  • Metal Alloy Design and Synthesis using additive manufacturing.

  • Metal Alloy structural performance and characterization techniques.

  • Mechanical Strengthening of Metal Alloy

  • Mechanical properties testing

  • Microstructural-crystallographic characterization techniques with microtest

  • Structural Metal Alloy Programme, Metal Alloy Design and Synthesis

  • Accelerated Materials Discovery for Manufacturing, High-Strength Lightweight Metals and Soft Magnetic Materials

  • May 2005 - Current

Senior Scientist I, Institute of Materials Research and Engineering

  • Sep 2004 - Apr 2005

Principal Engineer, Manufacturing Technology Division, UMC

  • Apr 2002 - Aug 2004

Research Engineer, Technology Developement, Chartered Semiconductor

  • PhD, National University of Singapore, 2004

  • BEng (Hons), National University of Singapore, 1997

  • P. Wang, T. Li, Y.-F. Lim, C.K.I. Tan, D. Chi. Metal Powder Report 72(4) (2017) 271-275. 'Sintering and mechanical properties of mechanically milled Inconel 625 superalloy and its composite reinforced by carbon nanotube’

  • DCC TAN, GK DALAPATI, DZ CHI, CT Chua. Crystal Growth & Design 15(4):1692-1696. 'Crystallization of Sputter-Deposited Amorphous (FeSi 2 ) 1– x Al x Thin Films'

  • GK DALAPATI, DCC TAN, HR TAN, DZ CHI, MP Saeid, K Avishek. Scientific Reports volume 5, Article number: 17810 (2015). 'Aluminium alloyed iron-silicide/silicon solar cells: A simple approach for low cost environmental-friendly photovoltaic technology'

  • Balakrisnan B, C. C. Tan, Liew SL, Lim PC, Goh GKL, Foo YL, Chi DZ. Applied Physics Letters, Volume 87, Issue 24, 2005, 241922. ‘Texture of NiGe on Ge(001) and its evolution with formation temperature’

  • PCT Application; Singapore Application No. 10201802489U "Metal matrix composite and methods thereof”, Jin Zhao, Pei Wang, Xiaolu Song

  • PCT Application; Singapore Application No.: 10201802348R “High Performance Soft Magnetic Composites for Applications under Harsh Environment and the Method Thereof”, Pei Wang, Dennis TAN Cheng Cheh, Dongzhi Chi

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

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