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Dr. WANG Shijie (Adjunct @ NUS, Physics)

Senior Scientist III

Staff

IMRE staff with Adjunct Appointment in University/Industry, Structural Materials (STR) Department

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sj-wang@imre.a-star.edu.sg

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


Research Details


  • Surface treatment: atomic/plasma (oxidation & nitridation), Thin film anodization, plasma electrolyte oxidation (PEO)

  • Functional coatings: corrosion resistant coatings, wear resistant coatings, thermal barrier coatings

  • Additive manufacturing/3D printing of ceramic composites

  • Thin film growth: Low-dimensional materials, transparent conductive oxides, thermochromic materials, dielectric, etc.

  • Materials sintering: vacuum sintering, plasma sintering, and hybrid microwave sintering.

  • Surface and microstructure analysis: TEM, XPS, XRD, IR-VASE, etc.

  • Surface treatment: atomic/plasma (oxidation & nitridation), Thin film anodization, plasma electrolyte oxidation (PEO)

  • Thin film growth: combinatorial-pulsed laser deposition, sputtering, and electron evaporation.

  • Thermal sprays: Atmospheric Plasma Spraying (APS), High Velocity Oxygen Fuel (HVOF)

  • Ceramic composites: materials synthesis, coatings, 3D printing & sintering,

  • Transmission electron microscope and X-ray Phototoemission spectroscopy.

Aerospace:

  • Spallation Resistance Enhancement Technique for Thermal Barrier Coating

  • Development of Abradable Material for High Temperature Applications

  • New Peening Process Performance Comparison Study for Aluminum Alloy and Titanium Alloy.

  • Impact of Carbon Nanotubes on Wear Resistant Ceramic Coating (Chrome Carbide and Tungsten Carbide)

  • Evaluation of high temperature MAX phase abradable coatings applied with thermal spray process

  • Development and Application of a Quick-Fix Repair Technique or Material for Thermal Barrier Coating

  • Automated Coverage Control Methodology for Shot Peening

  • Replacement of Hexavalent Chrome in Anodizing of Aluminum

  • Process Modeling for Optimization of Cold Spray (CS) Coating Deposition

  • Development of a Healing, Joining Technique for SiC, SiN Ceramic Composite Material

  • Galvanic Isolation of Aluminum and CFRP Interfaces

  • Impact of Cryogenic Treatment on Aerospace Repairs

 

DSO:

  • Phase I: Fabrication and Characterization of Spectra Selective Films

  • Phase II: Fabrication of large size transparent conductive oxide films

  • Phase II: Fabrication, transfer and characterization of phase change VO2 films

  • Phase III: Transparent Conductive Oxide Film Scale-up

 

2D pharos:

  • Large area growth of atomically thin 2D semiconductors (CVD/PVD)

  • 2D devices & materials for ubiquitous electronic, sensor and optoelectronic applications

 

Green Building:

  • TiO2 surface treatment for visible light photocatalytic self-cleaning window applications

  • Smart Multifunctional Coatings for Fenestrations to Reduce Thermal Load of Buildings

 

Others:

  • Nano-integration of Oxide Films with Semiconductors by UHV-PLD For Application in Nanodevices

  • Develop Ge-based gate stacks for nanoelectric devices

  • Epitaxial ZnO film growth by PVD

  • April 2014- present, Senior Scientist II/III, Institute of Materials Research & Engineering.

  • September 2008- present, Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Physics, National University of Singapore; Postgraduate supervisor, NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering.

  • April 2010- March 2014, Senior Scientist I/Deputy Head, Institute of Materials Research & Engineering.

  • May 2005- April 2008, Adjunct Assistant Professor, School of Materials science & Engineering, Nanyang Technology University.

  • April 2003- March 2010, Research Scientist III, Institute of Materials Research & Engineering, Singapore

  • Sept 2002– Dec 2002, visiting Research Scientist: School of Materials science & Engineering, University of Michigan, USA

  • May, 2002- Dec 2002: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Institute of Materials Research & Engineering, Singapore

  • Ph D Department of Physics, National University of Singapore 2002.

 

  • Achievement Award from A*Star Aerospace Programme, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

  • Silver Award, ST Aerospace InnoChamps Competition 2016

  • 2nd prize, ST Engineering ThinkerSparks Idea Competition 2016

  • Gold Award, ST innovation competition, 2014

  • Silver award, ST Engineering Idea competition 2014


  • Peer Reviewer: Applied Physics Letter (APS), Physical Review Letter (PRL), Physical Review B (APS), Journal of Applied Physics (APS), Chemical Physics letter (APS), Nature Communications, ACS Nano, Nanoscale, Scientific Report, Institute of Physics (IOP) journals, Journal of The Electrochemical Society (ECS), IEEE Transaction of Electron Devices (IEEE), etc.
  • International Organization Committee, the 12th International Conference on Coatings on Glass and Plastics, Wurzburg, Germany 2018

  • International Organization Committee, the 12th International Conference on Coatings on Glass and Plastics, Braunschweig, Germany 2020

  • Session Chair, Materials Science & Technology, Pittsburg, USA 2017

  • Scientific Committee and Symposium Organizer: International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies (ICMAT) 2003, 2005, 2017, 2019
  • Scientific Committee and Symposium Organizer: International Conference on Electronic Materials (IUMRS-ICEM 2016)
  • Member of Scientific Committee: Thin films and Nanotechnology 2004 Singapore
  • Far out-of-equilibrium spin populations trigger giant spin injection into atomically thin MoS2;   Nature Physics Jan 21 2019 

  • Interlayer interactions in 2D WS2/MoS2 heterostructures monolithically grown by in situ physical vapor deposition; NANOSCALE, Volume: 10 Issue: 48 Pages: 22927-22936 DEC 28 2018  

  • Hydrogen Evolution Catalyzed by a Molybdenum Sulfide Two-Dimensional Structure with Active Basal Planes, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces; Volume: 10   Issue: 26   Pages: 22042-22049   Published: JUL 4 2018 (Highlighted by Phy.org, etc.)

  • Direct n- to p-type channel conversion in monolayer/few-layer WS2 field-effect transistors by atomic nitrogen treatment, ACS Nano, Volume: 12   Issue: 3   Pages: 2506-2513   Published: MAR 2018 

  • Modification of Vapor Phase Concentrations in MoS2 Growth Using a NiO Foam Barrier, ACS Nano, Volume: 12   Issue: 2   Pages: 1339-1349   Published: FEB 2018 (Highlighted by Phy.org, etc.)

  •  Tunable inverted gap in monolayer quasi-metallic MoS2 induced by strong charge-lattice coupling, NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, Volume: 8     Article Number: 486   Published: SEP 7 2017  

  • Two-Dimensional C/TiO2 Heterogeneous Hybrid for Noble-Metal-Free Hydrogen Evolution, ACS Catalysis, Volume: 7   Issue: 10   Pages: 6892-6900   Published: OCT 2017

  • Tuning contact barrier height between metals and MoS2 monolayer through interface engineering, ACS Advanced Materials Interface, Volume: 4   Issue: 12     Article Number: 1700035   Published: JUN 23 2017

  •  Solution-Grown ZnO Films toward Transparent and Smart Dual-Color Light-Emitting Diode, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces : Volume: 8   Issue: 24   Pages: 15482-15488   Published: JUN 22 2016

  •  Ultrafast and Robust UV Luminescence from Cu-doped ZnO Nanowires Mediated by Plasmonic Hot Electrons, Advanced Optical Materials, Volume: 4   Issue: 6   Pages: 960-966   Published: JUN 2016 (Cover page highlight paper)

  • Singapore patent Application no 201105713-0. Method to fabricate highly conducting and transparent zinc oxide at room temperature. Inventors: Wang Shijie, Wong Lai Mun, Chiam Sing Yang,

     

  • Singapore patent Application no.: 201203481-5: A method of improving the transparency and conductivity of transparent conducting oxide for various applications. Inventors: Wang Shijie, Wong Lai Mun,

     

  • US Patent Application No. 13/893,024 Invention: Multilayer Structure Inventors:     WANG Shijie and WONG Lai Mun Nancy

     

  • SG Patent Application No. 201303692-6 Invention: Multilayer Structure Inventors: WANG Shijie and WONG Lai Mun Nancy

     

  • SG Patent Application No. 201306459-7 Invention: A Method of Treating Thermal Barrier Coating Inventors: WANG Shi Jie, ONG Thiam Min Brian, NA Wee Kwong and  KOH Li Teck

 

  • SG and PCT Patent Application No. US Patent Application 14/839,361 Invention: Multifunctional heat rejection coatings Inventors:   WANG Shijie and WONG Lai Mun

     

  • SG and PCT Patent Application No. PCT/SG2015/050231: Invention: Large Area Layer Controlled Growth of Transition-Metal Dichalcogenides Inventors: CHAI Jianwei, TAO Junguang and WANG Shijie

  • SG/PCT Patent Application No. 10201609019P Carbon Nanotubes Reinforced Wear Resistant Ceramic Coating Inventors: WANG Shi Jie, ONG Thiam Min Brian, NA Wee Kwong and  KOH Li Teck

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