SCIENTIA Achievements

 

Institute of Physics Singapore (IPS) Meeting 2018

Congratulations to Cho Hyunmin, Lim Hoe Ray Brian, Lim Shi Hern, Yang Yeshuai from NUS High School of Mathematics and Science at the Institute of Physics Meeting 2018, 7-9 March 2018. The team won the Outstanding Poster Award ($200).

We would like to congratulate and thank our SCIENTIA mentors as well:

 

S/No.

Mentor's Name (Dept/Institution)

Award

Project Title

Student Name

School

1

Dr M.V. Reddy (Physics/MSE; Main Mentor); 

A/Prof Tok Eng Soon (Physics);

A/Prof Stefan Adams (Material Science and Engineering (MSE)

Outstanding Poster Award

($200)

Synthesis and Characterization of ACo2O4 (A=Co, Cu, Fe, Mn, Mg, Zn) Spinels for Lithium Batteries

Cho Hyunmin;

Lim Hoe Ray Brian;

Lim Shi Hern;

Yang Yeshuai

NUS High School of Mathematics and Science

 

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

 

SCIENTIA Achievements

Institute of Physics Singapore (IPS) Meeting 2018

Congratulations to Cho Hyunmin, Lim Hoe Ray Brian, Lim Shi Hern, Yang Yeshuai from NUS High School of Mathematics and Science at the Institute of Physics Meeting 2018, 7-9 March 2018. The team won the Outstanding Poster Award ($200).

We would like to congratulate and thank our SRP mentor as well:

S/No.

Mentor's Name (Dept/Institution)

Award

Project Title

Student Name

School

1

Dr M.V. Reddy (Physics/MSE; Main Mentor); 

A/Prof Tok Eng Soon (Physics);

A/Prof Stefan Adams (Material Science and Engineering (MSE)

Outstanding Poster Award

($200)

Synthesis and Characterization of ACo2O4 (A=Co, Cu, Fe, Mn, Mg, Zn) Spinels for Lithium Batteries

Cho Hyunmin;

Lim Hoe Ray Brian;

Lim Shi Hern;

Yang Yeshuai

NUS High School of Mathematics and Science

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