Researcher Portfolio

Chow Siew Loong (Mr)
Principal Research Engineer I
65101631
Mechatronics
Introduction:Completed industry projects for the telecommunications industry and shipbuilding industry. Ongoing project for the semiconductor and biomedical industry. Promoter of the TRIZ methodology


Major Completed projects in since joining in SIMTech

Name of Project

Time span (

Major contributions

Design of total knee prosthesis replacement for an Asian population

1992-1995

Design of total knee replacement prothesis

Development of CAD system for engraving

1996-1997

Programming in C++

Evaluation of rapid prototyping systems

1997-1998

Project Leader. Evaluation of different RP technologies

Evaluation of personalization technologies for mobile phone

1999

Project Leader. Evaluation of different personalization printing technologies

Development of lifting module for military

2000

Design and testing

Development of light weight plank and connector for marine industry

2001

Design and analysis of plank

Selection and evaluation of a high resolution encoder

2001

Project Leader. Design and evaluation.

Design of a gravity compensation arm

2003

Project Leader. Design and testing

Design of shaft straightening system

2005-2007

Improvement and testing of system

3D high speed dispensing machine

2008

Improvement and testing of system

Automation of liquid forging process

2009

Project coordinator

Design of rotary forming machine

2009

Mechanical design

Roll to Roll mechatronics

2010 – 2017

Project Leader and mechanical design.

Engineering simulation CIP

2013-2016

Promotion of engineering simulation tools to industry

Sort and transfer for twistlock for container handling

2015-2016

Design of sorting, identification and transfer of twistlocks for industry

Design of large CNC machine for plate beveling

2016-2017

Conceptual and engineering design of CNC machine

 

Previous working/research experience before joining SIMTech

 

Designation

Name of Company

Time span

Major job scopes

Research Asst

NUS

1990-1992

Orthopaedic implant development

 

 

 

 


Research Interest:Mechanical Design and automation.
BioNotes:

 

Degree

Year Obtained

University

Country

M Eng (Mech)

1997

NTU

Singapore

B Eng (Mech)

1989

NUS

Singapore

 

Publications:US patent 2005 US6,899,308 B2
Passive Gravity-Compensating Mechanisms