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Ms. WONG Siew Yee

Senior Specialist II/ Deputy Lab Mgr, Polymer Composite


Polymer Composite (PMC) Department


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

Research Details

Polymer nanocomposites

Fabrication and Charaterization of polymer based materials.

Fabrication, Characterization, and Structure Property Relationships of Polymer Clay Nanocomposites for Barrier Application.


Transparent active food packaging

2012- current          Research Specialist II, IMRE

2004-2012              Research Officer, IMRE

  • Bachelor of Science, National University of Singapore, 2004

·         Benedict You Wei Hsu, Miao Wang, Yu Zhang, Vimalan Vijayaragavan, Siew Yee Wong, Alex Yuang-Chi Chang, Kishore Kumar Bhakoo, Xu Li and John Wang. “Silica-F127 Nanohybrid-encapsulated Manganese Oxide Nanoparticles for Optimized T1 Magnetic Resonance Relaxivity” Nanoscale : 2014, 6, 293 – 299

·         Haiwen Gu, Yangbo Guo, Siew Yee Wong, Chaobin He, Xu Li, V.P.W. Shim. “Effect of interphase and strain-rate on the tensile properties of polyamide 6 reinforced with functionalized silica nanoparticles” Composites Science and Technology, 2013, 75, 62–69

·         Zheng-Chun Yang,Yu Zhang, Jun-Hua Kong, Siew Yee Wong, Xu Li and John Wang. ” Hollow carbon nanoparticles of tunable size and wall thickness by hydrothermal treatment of α-cyclodextrin templated by F127 block copolymers” Chemistry of Materials, 2013, 25, 704-710

·         Happy Tan, Yu Zhang, Miao Wang, Zhongxing Zhang, Xinhai Zhang, Anna Marie Yong, Siew Yee Wong, Alex Yuang-chi Chang, Zhi-Kuan Chen, Xu Li, Mahesh Choolanie, John Wang. “Silica-shell cross-linked micelles encapsulating fluorescent conjugated polymers for targeted cellular imaging” Biomaterials, 33, (2012) 237- 246

·         Junhua Kong, Zhaolin Liu, Zhengchun Yang, Hui Ru Tan, Shanxin Xiong, Siew Yee Wong, Xu Li and Xuehong Lu.“Carbon/SnO2/carbon core/shell/shell hybrid nanofibers: tailored nanostructure for the anode of lithium ion batteries with high reversibility and rate capacity” Nanoscale, 2012, 4, 525–530

·         M. Tarik Arafat, Christopher X. F. Lam, Andrew K. Ekaputra, Siew Yee Wong, Chaobin He,Dietmar W. Hutmacher, Xu Li and Ian Gibson. “High performance additive manufactured scaffolds for bone tissue engineering application” Soft Matter, 2011, 7, 8013–8022

·         Nopphawan Phonthammachai , Xu Li , Siew Yee Wong, Hongling Chia , Weng Weei Tjiu ,Chaobin He. “Fabrication of CFRP from high performance clay/epoxy nanocomposite: Preparation conditions, thermal–mechanical properties and interlaminar fracture characteristics” Composites: Part A, 42, (2011) 881–887

·         Kok Ho Kent Chan, Siew Yee Wong, Wuiwui Chauhari Tiju, Xu Li,Masaya Kotaki,Chao Bin He. “Morphologies and electrical properties of electrospun poly[(R)-3-hydroxybutyrate-co-(R)-3-hydroxyvalerate]/multi walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNT) fibre” J Appl Polym Sci Vol 116 (2010) Pg 1030- 1035

·         Happy Tan, Nicole Siuyun Liu, Beiping He, Siew Yee Wong, Zhi-Kuan Chen, Xu Li and John Wang.“Facile synthesis of hybrid silica nanocapsules by interfacial templating condensation and their application in fluorescence imaging” Chemical Communications Issue 41, Page 6240-6242, 2009

·         Xu Li, Siew Yee Wong, Wuiwui Chauhari Tjiu, Benjamin Paul Lyons, Sue Ann Oh, Chao Bin He. “Non-covalent functionalization of multi walled carbon nanotubes and their application for conductive composites.” Carbon 46 ( 2008 ) 818-832

·         Masaya Kotaki, Ke Wang, Mei Ling Toh, Ling Chen, Siew Yee Wong, and Chaobin He. “Electrically Conductive Epoxy/Clay/Vapor Grown Carbon Fiber Hybrids.” Macromolecules 2006, 39, 908-911

·         Li X, Chieng YY, Wong SY, Zhang X. One-step process for making a polymer composite coating with high barrier. PCT Filing No: PCT/SG2015/050120 ( May 21, 2015)

·         Li X, Chieng YY, Wong SY, Chen S, Ren C. Polymer composites with uv shielding strength. WO2015020613 PCT Filing No: PCT/SG2014/000377 (Aug 7, 2014)

·         Li X ; He CB ; Gu H; Wong SY ; Chen S. Polyamide/Glass-Fiber/Clay Ternary Composites with High Strength, Modulus and Impact Resistance. PCT Filing No: PCT/SG2013/000541 (Dec 18, 2013)

·         Li X, He CB, Wong SY. Layered silicate/polymer composite and a method of forming the same. US 20140272372, WO2013052013 PCT Filing No: PCT/SG2012/000372 (Oct 4, 2012)

·         Li X, He CB, Low JE, Wong SY. Barrier layer, a process of making a barrier layer and uses thereof. US20130071672, WO2011123056 PCT Filing No: PCT/SG2010/000123 (Mar 29 2010)

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