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Dr. GOH Wei Peng

Senior Specialist II


Soft Materials (SOF) Department


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

Research Details

·         Organic/polymer solar technology & green energy

·         Smart sensors & wearables

·         Device fabrication/integration

Printed technologies (patterning and coating)

 ·         Multilayer Organic Photovoltaic Devices (Feb 2006 – Jul 2009)

·         OLED Component Technologies (May 2008 – May 2010)

·         Integration of Organic Light Transmissible Devices with Polymer Waveguides (Dec 2008 – Jun 2011)

·         Charge Transport & Stability Studies in Photovoltaic Materials/Devices (Feb 2009 – Feb 2011)

·         Solution Processed Functional Nanoparticles for Organic Photovoltaics (Mar 2009 – Feb 2011)

·         Nanoplasmonics at sub-10nm: Electrical Excitation of Plasmons and Plasmonic Nanoantennas (Apr 2010 – Oct 2013)

·         High Accuracy Calibration and Measurement of Organic Solar Cell (May 2010 – May 2011)

·         Printing Process Development and Device Fabrication for Printable PV and Printed Electronics Technology (Sept 2010 – Aug 2012)

·         Bosch Low Temperature ITO License Evaluation project (Feb 2011 – July 2011)

·         PV for SANTE Applications (Sept 2012 – May 2013)

·         Green Energy Dispenser (Dec 2012 – Nov 2014)

·         Yttria Ink Deposition (Dec 2013 – July 2014)

·         Wet Chemical Routes to Electrochromic Glass (May 2013 – Nov 2016)

·         Hair Wise - Sensing and Imaging Technologies for Hair Care (June 2016 – June 2017)

·         Paper Based Sensors for At-line and On-site Food Diagnostics (Dec 2015 – Dec 2017)

·         Feasibility Study On Flexible Printed Touch Unit (Jan 2018 – Mar 2018)

·         Direct-Write Sensors for In-Situ Structural Health Monitoring (Mar 2018 – Jan 2019)

·         Non-toxic Quantum Dots for Waste Energy Sequestration (Mar 2019 – present)

·         Automation of Yttria Printing (Feb 2019 – present)

Institute of Materials Research & Engineering

·         Senior Specialist II (2018 – present)

·         Senior Specialist I (2012 – 2018)

·         Specialist II (2011- 2012)

·         Research Officer (2006 – 2011)

·         PhD in Materials Science and Engineering, 2017, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

·         Msc in Material Physics and Nanotechnology, 2005, Linköpings Universitet, Linköping, Sweden

·         BSc in Applied Science (Applied Physics), 2004, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia

·         RMIT Stanley Martin Memorial prize for best academic performance (2002)

·         Linköpings Universitet scholarship (2004)


· C.Y.Jiang, V.Chellappan, W.P.Goh, J.Zhang; Investigating coating method induced vertical phase distribution in polymer-fullerene organic solar cells; Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 179 (2018) 241–246

· Tao Ye, Siew-Lay Lim, Xianqiang Li, Miloš Petrović, Xizu Wang, Changyun Jiang, Wei-Peng Goh, Chellappan Vijila, Seeram Ramakrishn; Pinhole-free mixed perovskite film for bending durable mixed perovskite solar cells; Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 175 (2018) 111–117

· Wei-Peng Goh, Evan L. Williams, Ren-Bin Yang, Wee-Shing Koh, Subodh Mhaisalkar, Zi-En Ooi; Optimal shell thickness of metal@insulator nanoparticles for net enhancement of photogenerated polarons in P3HT films; ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 2016, 8 (4), pp 2464–2469

· Aung Ko Ko Kyaw, Lim Siew Lay, Goh Wei Peng, Jiang Changyun and Zhang Jie. Nanogrooves-guided Slot-die Coating for Highly Ordered Polymer Films and High-mobility Transistors. Chem. Commun., 2016, 52, 358-361

· Wei-Peng Goh, Zi-En Ooi, Subodh Mhaisalkar, Wee-Shing Koh. Quantifying the Usefulness of Oxide-encapsulated Silver Nanoparticles in Semiconducting Films. Plasmonics (2016). doi:10.1007/s11468-016-0433-9

· Changyun Jiang, Siew Lay Lim, Wei Peng Goh, Feng Xia Wei, and Jie Zhang. Improvement of CH3NH3PbI3 Formation for Efficient and Better Reproducible Mesoscopic Perovskite Solar Cell. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2015, 7 (44), pp 24726–24732

· Hongjun Liu, Wei-Peng Goh and Tyler B. Norsten, "Aqueous Based Formation of Gold Nanoparticles on Surface Modified Cotton Fibers", Journal of Molecular and Engineering Materials Vol. 1, No. 1 (2013) 1250001

· Binayak Dasgupta, Wei Peng Goh, Zi En Ooi, Lai Mun Wong, Chang Yun Jiang, Yi Ren, Eng Soon Tok, Jisheng Pan, Jie Zhang, and Sing Yang Chiam, "Enhanced Extraction Rates Through Gap States Of Molybdenum Oxide Anode Buffer", Journal of Physical Chemistry C 2013, 117, 9206−9211

· Hongjun Liu, Wei-Peng Goh, Man-Yin Leung, Yuning Li and Tyler B. Norsten, "Effect of Nanoparticle Stabilizing Ligands and Ligand-Capped Gold Nanoparticles in Polymer Solar Cells", Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells 96 (2012) 302–306

· Wee Shing Koh, Mihir Pant, Yuriy A. Akimov, Wei Peng Goh, and Yuning Li, "Three Dimensional Optoelectronic Model for Organic Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cells", Journal of Photovoltaics Vol. 1, No. 1, July 2011

· Jun Li, Huei-Shuan Tan, Zhi-Kuan Chen, Wei-Peng Goh, Hoi-Ka Wong, Kok-Haw Ong, Weiling Liu, Chang-Ming Li, Beng S Ong, "Dialkyl-Substituted Dithienothiophene Copolymers as Polymer Semiconductors for Thin-Film Transistors and Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cells", Macromolecules 2011, 44, 690–693

· T. Mein Jin, Wei-Peng Goh, Jun Li, Gaurav Pundir, Vijila Chellappan, and Zhi-Kuan Chen, "Charge Mobility and Recombination in a New Hole Transporting Polymer and Its Photovoltaic Blend", ACS; Applied Materials and Interfaces Vol. 2, No. 5, 1414–1420, 2010

· Ng Ging Meng, GOH Wei Peng, CHELLAPPAN Vijila, Tam Hoi Lam, Zhu Furong, "Improved cathode for semitransparent organic solar cells", IEEE Advances in Optoelectronics and Micro/Nano-Optics (AOM): Advances in Optoelectronics and Micro/Nano-Optics (AOM) 10.1109/AOM.2010.5713600

· GM Ng, V Chellappan, WP Goh, FR Zhu, "Translucent Polymer Solar Cells", ECS Transactions 18 (1) 869-874 (2009)

· V Chellappan, Ging Meng Ng, Mein Jin Tan, Wei-Peng Goh, and Furong Zhu, "Imbalanced charge mobility in oxygen treated polythiophene/fullerene based bulk heterojunction solar cells", Applied Physics Letters 95, 263305, 2009



·         Y. Wang, W. P. Goh, X. Su, L. Sutarlie; Flexible SERS sensors using well-defined 3D anisotropic metal nanoparticles (2019)

·         C. S. Teo, J. Zhang, S. Nemeth, W. P. Goh; Fluid (2016)

·         X. Z. Wang, H. L. Tam, W. P. Goh, Z. K. Chen, F. R. Zhu; Light In-coupling in Organic Photovoltaic Devices (2012)

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