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Dr. TAN Chin Yaw

Scientist III


Project Management Office (PMO)

6416 8968

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

Research Details

 Project management for scientific research; active noise cancellation and digital signal processing;

 piezoelectric transducers and sensors; ferroelectric and high temperature superconductor materials
 and devices

 Scientific instrumentation setup and automation

 Piezoelectric devices and sensors

 Passive thin film microwave devices

 Thin film fabrication by sputtering and pulsed laser ablation

 Microwave characterization of materials and devices

 Characterization at cryogenic temperature

 2019 - now :  Project Manager, Scientist III, IMRE

 2014 - 2019 :  Scientist II, IMRE

 2011 - 2014 :  Scientist I, IMRE

 2007 - 2011 :  Research Engineer, IMRE

 2006 - 2007 :  Research Fellow, Centre for Superconducting and Magnetic Materials

 2006 - 2001 :  Research Engineer, Centre for Superconducting and Magnetic Materials

  • Ph.D in Physics, National University of Singapore, 2006
  • B.Sc. (Hons) in Physics, National University of Singapore, 1998
  • B.Sc. in Physics and Computational Science, National University of Singapore, 1997

    Y Jiang, CY Tan, SY Tan, MSF Wong, YF Chen, L Zhang, K Yao, SKE Gan, C Verma and YJ Tan, “SAW sensor for Influenza A virus detection enabled with efficient surface functionalization”, SENSORS AND ACTUATORS B-CHEMICAL, 209, 78-84, 2015.

    SR Oh, TC Wong, CY Tan, K Yao and FEH Tay, “Fabrication of piezoelectric polymer multilayers on flexible substrates for energy harvesting”, SMART MATERIALS AND STRUCTURES, 23 (1) 015013, 2014.

    WT Soh, CY Tan and CK Ong, “Novel Coplanar Waveguide Circulator using Metallized Yttrium Iron Garnet Disk”, MICROWAVE AND OPTICAL TECHNOLOGY LETTERS, 55 (9) 2143-2145, 2013.

    S Shanmugavel, K Yao, TD Luong, SR Oh, YF Chen, CY Tan, A Gaunekar, PHY Ng and MHL Li, “Miniaturized Acceleration Sensors With In-Plane Polarized Piezoelectric Thin Films Produced by Micromachining”, IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON ULTRASONICS FERROELECTRICS AND FREQUENCY CONTROL,  58 (11) 2289-2296, 2011.

    Y Zheng, GX Ni, CT Toh, CY Tan, K Yao and B Ozyilmaz, “Graphene Field-Effect Transistors with Ferroelectric Gating”, PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 105 (16) 166602, 2010.

    Y Liu, CY Tan, ZW Liu, CK Ong, “Microstructure and high frequency properties of nanogranular CoAlO thin films”, JOURNAL OF APPLIED PHYSICS, 101 (2) 023912, 2007.

    CY Tan and CK Ong, “Planar tunable HTS microwave filter with patterned ferroelectric thin film”, SUPERCONDUCTOR SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 19 (2) 212-216, 2006.

    Y Liu, LF Chen, CY Tan, HJ Liu, CK Ong, “Broadband complex permeability characterization of magnetic thin films using shorted microstrip transmission-line perturbation”, REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS, 76 (6) 063911, 2005.

    CY Tan, LF Chen, KB Chong and CK Ong, “Nondestructive microwave permittivity characterization of ferroelectric thin film using microstrip dual resonator”, REVIEW OF SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS, 75 (1) 136-140, 2004.

    CY Tan, LF Chen, J Lu, XS Rao, CK Ong, “Cross-coupled dual-spiral high-temperature superconducting filter”, IEEE MICROWAVE AND WIRELESS COMPONENTS LETTERS, 13 (6) 247-249, 2003.
 K YAO, Z SHEN, S CHEN, L ZHANG, CY TAN, "Acoustic Transducers for Structural Health Monitoring

 and Methods of Fabrication", Singapore, granted on 8/2/2019

 K YAO, Z SHEN, CY TAN, YF CHEN, L ZHANG, "Wireless Piezoelectric Accelerometer and System",
 Singapore, granted on 10/10/2018

 K YAO, CY TAN, Y JIANG, YF CHEN, SY TAN, L ZHANG, "Surface Acoustic Wave Sensor for Influenza
 Detection", Singapore, granted on 21/6/2018

 K YAO, CY TAN, L ZHANG, CK TAN, TC TAN, "A Self-Powered Remote Control Device", Singapore,
 granted on 29/3/2017

 K YAO, TC WONG, SSYOH, CY TAN, L ZHANG, "A Method for Forming A Piezoelectric Device
 Singapore", Singapore, granted on 2/7/2015

 CK ONG and CY TAN, "Patterned ferroelectric thin films for microwave devices", US patent,
 granted on 16/12/2008

Last updated on : 07 Apr 2019 10:30 AM