SCIENTIA Achievements

 

NUS High School Research Congress 2017

Thank you to all SCIENTIA 2016 mentors!

We would like to convey our heartfelt appreciation to our SCIENTIA mentors for investing their valuable time and energy into nurturing the SCIENTIA participants!

 

S/No Mentor/s Mentor's Department Project Title NUS HIGH project code
1 A/Prof Chin Wee Shong
Ms Doreen Yong Wei Ying (Inspiring Mentor Award)
Chemistry The study and preparation of conducting inks 16.072.NUSC.CM
2 A/Prof Huynh, Han Vinh Chemistry Evaluating the electronic properties of dipyrazoles by NMR spectroscopy 16.055.NUSC.CM
3 A/Prof Valiyaveettil, Suresh (Inspiring Mentor Award) Chemistry Preparation of Cellulose – Polymer Complexes and their Applications 16.059.NUSC.CM
4 Asst Prof Chng Shu Sin Chemistry Investigating the effects of phospholipid depletion on the stability and function of the outer membrane of Gram-negative bacteria”. 16.035.NUSC.BI
5 Asst Prof Wu Jie
Ms Fan Xuanzi
Chemistry Multi-step synthesis of complex molecules for reaction discovery 16.130.NUSC.CM
6 Asst Prof Yang Hongshun Chemistry Effects of Protease on Improving Fishball Quality Attributes 16.118.NUSC.CM
7 Asst Prof Yang Hongshun Chemistry Rapid Detection of Aflatoxin B1 in Edible Vegetable Oils using Synthsised Nanoparticles 16.061.NUSC.CM
8 Asst Prof Zhao Yu Chemistry Desymmetrization of diarylmethanes via NHC catalysis 16.071.NUSC.CM
9 Prof Wong Ming Wah, Richard Chemistry Role of Halogen Bonding in the Halogenation of [1.1.1]Propellane 16.091.NUSC.CM
10 Dr M.V. Reddy (Inspiring Mentor Award)
A/Prof Tok Eng Soon
Physics Molten salt synthesis of high performance ZnCo2O4 and its physical and Electrochemical properties 16.101.NUSP.CM
11 Dr M.V. Reddy
A/Prof Tok Eng Soon
Physics Mn-based oxides as anodes for Li-ion batteries 16.056.NUSC.CM
12 Dr M.V. Reddy
A/Prof Tok Eng Soon
Physics Effect of molten salt on preparation of CuO and its Electrochemical properties 16.039.NUSP.CM
13 Dr M.V. Reddy
A/Prof Tok Eng Soon
Physics LiMVPO4F (M= V, Fe) as a cathode materials for Li-ion batteries 16.151.NUSP.CM
14 Dr M.V. Reddy
A/Prof Tok Eng Soon
Physics Physical and electrochemical properties of Cobalt oxides 16.152.NUSP.CM.
15 Dr M.V. Reddy
A/Prof Tok Eng Soon
Physics Sol-gel synthesis of V2O5 and its Li-storage properties 16.153.NUSP.CM
16 Dr M.V. Reddy
A/Prof Tok Eng Soon
Physics Effect of surface coating and its battery performance of metal oxides 16.154.NUSP.CM
17 Prof Sow Chorng Haur
Dr Lu Junpeng (Inspiring Mentor Award)
Physics van der Waals Heterostructures comprising of 2 layers of 2D materials 16.034.NUSP.PH
18 Dr M.V. Reddy
A/Prof Tok Eng Soon
Physics X-ray electron spectroscopy (XPS), BET and Raman and structural properties of  Lithium Cobalt oxides 16.023.NUSC.CM
19 Dr M.V. Reddy
A/Prof Tok Eng Soon
Physics Effect of different Molten salts on NiO particles  and its physical properties   16.024.NUSC.CM
20 Dr M.V. Reddy
A/Prof Tok Eng Soon
Physics Synthesis and Characterization of LiMn2O4 and LiNi0.5Mn1.5O4 cathode for Li-ion batteries 16.176.NUSP.CM

 

Singapore Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF) 2016

Congratulations to SCIENTIA winners at the Singapore Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF) 2016! This year, the SRP projects bagged 1 Gold award and 1 Bronze award. We would like to congratulate and thank our SCIENTIA Mentors:

S/No. Mentor's Name (Dept/ Institution) Award ProjectTitle Student Name School
1 Prof Lu, Yixin (Chemistry) Gold Primary Amino Acid-derived Phosphine-Catalysed Enantioselective [3 + 3] and [3 + 2] Cycloaddition of C,N-Cyclic Azomethine Imines with Morita-Baylis-Hillman Carbonates Marcus Sak Hao-Yi &Nan Zhihan NUS High School of Mathematics and Science
2 A/Prof Suresh Valiyaveettil (Chemistry) & Ms Sriramulu Deepa (Graduate student) Bronze Investigating Effect of Additives on Milk Protein Films formed at Interface &#38 Morphological Study of films Puneeth Ganesh Babu Agoram NUS High School of Mathematics and Science