MRS Bulletin Postdoctoral Publication Prize (1030 x 450 px)

2021 MRS Bulletin Postdoctoral Publication Prize

A*STAR Researcher won the 2021 MRS Bulletin Postdoctoral Publication Prize. Read on.

FVA (1030 x 450 px)

Food Resource Valorisation Award

A*STAR Researchers received award from NEA. Click to read on.

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2021 Emerging Leader

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Charles Hatchett Award 2021

Charles Hatchett Award

A*STAR Researchers received international recognition.

SNIC awards

SNIC Awards 2021

A*STAR Researchers recognised for contributions to Singapore National Institute of Chemistry (SNIC).

Molecular Info-tech Joint Lab

Molecular Info-Tech Joint Lab

Read about A*Star and ChemoPower Technology's Molecular Info-Tech Joint Lab here.


Asia's Changemakers

Read about IMRE ED's mission on "Science made in Singapore"

2021 02 26 Plant and natural fibre ionisers (1030x450)

Plant Ionisers

Read how they can be effective in reducing COVID-19 droplets transmission

2020 12 23 Features-ARS-Arseniy-Kuznetsov-IMRE lab (1030x450)

Asia's Rising Scientists

Dr. Arseniy Kuznetsov was featured in the Asian Scientist Magazine.

2020 12 14 Green Plastics - Li Zibiao and Jayven Yeo (1030x450)


Biodegradable, strong, robust - could we have it all?

2020 12 06 [Nov 2020] Clarivate HCR Announcement (1030x450)

Highly Cited Researchers 2020

A*STAR Researchers were recognized among the world's most influential researchers in their field of citations. Find out

Mask testing (1030x450)

IMRE scientists study why masks help prevent COVID

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The Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE), is a research institute of the Science and Engineering Research Council (SERC), Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR). Established in September 1997, IMRE has built strong capabilities in the areas of polymeric & organic materials, composite & structural materials, advanced materials characterisation & fabrication, optics and electronics. IMRE is an institute of talented researchers equipped with state-of-the-art facilities to conduct world-class materials science research to improve lives and capture economic value for Singapore.

IMRE develops core competence and interdisciplinary teams in critical technology areas, enable fundamental new discoveries and develop advanced materials that lead to new commercial products.

Through partnering international organisations, research institutes and industry in a synergistic, multidisciplinary and collaborative approach to materials research, IMRE further fulfils its vision to be the leading research institute for materials science and engineering.