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INNOVATION CENTRES

Sustainability and Emerging Applications Centre

SEAC

ABOUT SEAC

The Sustainability and Emerging Applications Centre (SEAC) promotes sustainable practices and technologies to external stakeholders. It identifies and seeds new industries through providing innovative technologies in emerging applications and facilitating networking. SEAC achieves these through close collaborations with the industry, government agencies and the academia.


Vision
The nexus for sustainable & emerging application technologies and partnerships where science meets business.

Mission
To propel the industry towards environmental and economic sustainability through the diffusion of advanced manufacturing technologies and expertise.

Roles

  • Industry Development
    • Assist companies’ transition towards sustainable operations and products
    • Provide novel solutions currently unavailable in the market

  • Technology Transfer
    • Provide cost-effective adoption of new technologies

  • Knowledge Transfer
    • Offer SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) Diploma/ modules, masterclasses
    • Organise seminars, conferences, workshops for corporate training

  • Showcase & Promotion
    • Technological applications and success stories
    • Networking opportunities, roundtable & outreach

CAPABILITIES & SERVICES 

  • Sustainability
    • Life Cycle Analysis & Life Cycle Costing
    • Circular Economy
      • Waste-to-Resources Management
      • Remanufacturing
    • Eco-design of Products
    • Processing/Materials
      • Sustainable Polymer Processing
      • Natural Fibre Composite
    • Sustainable Operations:
      • Energy/Water/Waste Management
    • Sustainable Solutions for Urban Farming

  • Smart Microfluidics
    • Design & Development of Microfluidics Systems
    • Prototyping & Pilot Production of Microfluidics Devices

  • Printed Intelligent Devices
    • Materials and process development for printed electronics, sensors and other functions
    • Design and development of devices based on printed technologies

TECHNOLOGIES FOR TRANSFER

Sustainability
Smart Microfluidics
Printed Intelligent Devices

PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

SIMTech Microfluidics Foundry (SMF)
Large Area Processing


For enquiries, please contact 
Dr Ng Sum Huan Gary, Deputy Director, SEAC 
Email: shng@SIMTech.a-star.edu.sg

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