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GU Haiwen

Scientist II




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

Research Details

  • Advanced engineering polymer composites: design, fabrication and characterization
  • Functional/specialty polymers: synthesis and characterization
  • Organic-inorganic hybrid materials
  • Micro-encapsulation technology
  • Polymer processing, formulating, modifying, blending and testing;
  • Polymer property characterization – DSC, TGA, DMA, GPC, XRD, FTIR, Raman, UV-vis, NMR
  • Organic-inorganic hybrid materials design, fabrication and characterization – TEM, SEM, BET, XPS
  • Organic synthesis, polymerization and chemical analysis/characterization
  • Colloid porous particle sol-gel fabrication and characterization
- Light-weight smart polymer nanocomposites
- High-performance glass fiber reinforced polymer composites for Automotive
- Natural fibre reinforced thermoplastic polymer composites
- Polymer films/coating for packaging
- Biodegradable polymer blends and nanocomposites
- Heat resistant polymer nanocomposites
2013-Present Scientist II (MCOI, IMRE, Singapore)
2011-2013 Scientist II (SI, IMRE, Singapore)
2010-2011 Research Fellow (NUS, Singapore)
2007-2010 Research Chemist (ProChem Solutions Pte Ltd, Singapore)
2006-2007 Research Fellow (NTU, Singapore)
2005-2006 Postdoctoral Research Fellow (University of Sherbrooke, Canada)
  • Ph. D. In Polymer Chemistry and Physics, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.R.China, 2004
  • B. Sc. In Polymer Chemical Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, P.R. China, 1997

Since 2010  Member of The Plastics and Rubber Institute of Singapore (PRIS) (Singapore)

Last updated on : 11 Apr 2016 02:07 PM