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Ms. TAN Yuan Ling, Christina

Senior Specialist II


Nanofabrication (NFB) Department

+65 6319 4851

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

Research Details

Establish Nickel Electroplating capabilities and its applications.

Mold fabrication



Micro/Nano fabrication in electroforming processes

Micro/Nano Injection Molding

Continuous Nanoimprint Technology

High resolution Nickel molds for polymer fabrication of 3D and nanometer scale devices

Nanofabrication of Fluidic Devices on Biodegradable Polymers

3D Autostereoscopic and Security Film (EyeFly3D)

Astar Nanoimprint Foundry

Current - Senior Specialist II
BEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Loughborough University, UK

EyeFly3D had won the Technology Innovation category in the Institution of Engineers Singapore (IES) Prestigious Engineering Achievement Awards 2013

ASEAN Award for Nanoveu-IMRE: A*STAR And Industry Partners had clinched ASEAN 2013 Outstanding Engineering Achievement Awards

T. I. Wong, D. X. D. Zhou, C. Y. L. Tan*, J. Limantoro, P. F. Kin, C. G. Quan, L. L. Sun.
Easy fabrication of high quality nickel mold for deep polymer microfluidic channels. Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering: vol. 26, 065016.

M. S. M. Saifullah, Y. C. Loke, Li Xue, C. S. Lee, R. B. Yang, A. Y. He, C. Y. L. Tan*, A. Cheng (Banshing), K. S. L. Chong. Fabrication of Polycarbonate Lens With Double Side Anti-Reflection Structures via Nanoinjection Molding. Conference paper 2016 

T.I. Wong, S. Han, Y. Wang, J. Deng, C. Y. L. Tan, L. Wu, P. Bai, Y. C. Loke, X.D. Yang, M. S. Tse, S. H. Ng, X. Zhou, "High throughput and high yield nanofabrication of precisely designed gold nanohole array for fluorescence enhanced detection on biomarkers", Journal: Lab Chip, Jul - 2013; DOI: 10.1039/C3LC41396A

T. I. Wong, S. Han, Y. Wang, J. Deng, C. Y. L. Tan, L. Wu, P. Bai, Y. C. Loke, X. D. Yang, M. S. Tse, S. H. Ng, X. Zhou, M3 Conference Poster 2012, "Mass Fabrication of Gold Nanohole Arrays For Enhancement Of Fluorescence Biosensors"

Dumond, Jarrett; Mahabadi, Kambiz; Yew, Sok Yee; Tan, Christina; Fuh, Jerry; Lee, Heow; Low, Hong Yee, "High Resolution UV Roll-to-Roll Nanoimprinting and Subsequent Replication via Batch Mode Thermal Nanoimprint Lithography", Journal: ACS Nano (ID nn-2012-030207), Jul-2012

The 9th Internation Conference on Nanoimprint and Nanoprint Technology Oresund & Copenhagen, October 13-15, 2010: Article: Kambiz Ansari, Christina Tan, Koh Teng Hwee, "Nickel molds with 3 dimensional micro/nano features for biochips application".

Xiaodong Zhou, Nan Zhang, Christina Tan, “Profile prediction and fabrication of wet etched gold nanostructures for localized surface plasmon resonance”, Nanoscale Research Letters

Xiaodong Zhou, Kai Yu Liu, Nan Zhang, Christina Tan, “Simultaneous characterization of the shape and refractive index of transparent living cells by an optical aperture”, Applied Optics

Xiaodong Zhou, Kai Yu Liu, Nan Zhang, Dong-Hwan Kim, Christina Tan, “Dispersing nanospheres on a large area of glass substrate by low dose ion implantation for localized surface plasmon resonance”, Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 2010

Xiaodong Zhou, Kai Yu Liu, Nan Zhang and Christina Tan, "Dispersing nanospheres on glass substrate by ion implantation for localized surface plasmon resonance", 2009

Xiaodong Zhou, Kai Yu Liu, Nan Zhang and Christina Tan, "Detection of transparent microparticles by optical aperture", 2009

Xiaodong Zhou, Nan Zhang, Kai Yu Liu, Christina Tan, Wolfgang Knoll, "Dispersion of nanospheres on large glass substrate by amorphous or polycrystalline silicon deposition for localized surface plasmon resonance", J Nanopart Res (2009) 11:2061-2069

Y.Xu, C. Y. L., W. P. Wang, and E. H. Tay, "Simulation of Large Membrance Deformation in an Electrochemical Actuator"

"Micro and Nano Replication of Nickel shim and inserts for imprinting and injection molding"; TD filed 13th October 2016, TD ref no.: 2016026,  Inventors: Loke Yee Chong, Christina Tan Yuan Ling

"3D Hierarchical Nickel Mold”, Loke Yee Chong, Jaslyn Law Bee Kuan, Man Shu Mei, Christina Tan Yuan Ling, Tan Wui Siew, Kambiz Ansari, Low Hong Yee, IMRE ref: 201361, 15th January 2014

“A Porous Metal Membrane ”, Kambiz Ansari, CHEN Shilin, Christina TAN Yuan Ling, Isabel Rodriguez; ETPL ref: IMR/Z/07549 , IMRE ref: 201231, September 2012

"Method and Apparatus for Enhancing Adhesion of a Polymerizable Material to a Polymer Substrate for Roll-to-Roll Nanoimprinting", IMR/P/06631/00/US, 2011, Jarrett DUMOND, Kambiz ANSARI, Christina TAN, YEW Sok Yee, LOW Hong Yee

"High Resolution, High Aspect Ratio, Large Area Nickel Mold", IMR/Z/06709, 2011, Kambiz ANSARI, Christina TAN Yuan Ling, LOKE Yee Chong, RODRIGUEZ Isabel

"Applications of structured photosensitive glass mould", IMR/P/04072/00/SG, 2006, LI Zhongli, XU Yuan, LIM Chee Yen, JIANG Huixin and TAN Yuan Ling

"Forming microneedles on Thin Metal Sheets", PCT Application title: 'Method And Apparatus For Forming Microstructures' (PCT/SG2004/000374), 2004, LIM Chee Yen, XU Yuan, Hbaieb KAIS, TAN Yuan Ling

"Method And Apparatus For Forming Microstructures", IMR/P//2191/PCT, 2004, LIM Chee Yen, XU Yuan, KAIS Hbaieb, TAN Yuan Ling (Christina)

"Painless Injection Devices", 2003, XU Yuan, LIM Chee Yen, TAN Yuan Ling, and TAN Pei Ying

"Liquid Housing Chamber And Liquid Delivering Device Containing Such Chamber", PCT application no. PCT/SG2005/000257, 2003, XU Yuan, LIM Chee Yen, TAN Yuan Ling, and TAN Pei Ying

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