Assoc/Prof Yeong received her BEng (1st class Hons) and PhD degrees in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from the Nanyang Technological University in 2003 and 2006, respectively. Prior to joining MAE in 2013, she has industrial experiences in technical and supervisory functions in research and development, manufacturing and quality systems. 



Latest Paper Accepted for publication in 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing

November 28, 2021

The paper titled "Anomaly Detection in Fused Filament Fabrication Using Machine Learning."

The authors are: Guo Dong Goh, Nur Muizzu Bin Hamzah, Wai Yee Yeong


Latest Paper Accepted for publication in International Journal of Bioprinting

November 12.2021

The paper titled "Controlling Droplet Impact Velocity and Droplet Volume: Key Factors to Achieving High Cell Viability in Sub-Nanoliter Droplet-based Bioprinting."

The authors are: Wei Long Ng, Xi Huang, Viktor Shkolnikov, Guo Liang Goh, Ratima Suntornnond, Wai Yee Yeong


Latest paper accepted for publication in Nature Reviews Methods Primers

November 11, 2021

The paper titled "3D extrusion bioprinting."

The authors are: Yu Shrike Zhang, Ghazaleh Haghiashtiani, Tania Hübscher, Daniel J. Kelly, Jia Min Lee, Matthias Lutolf, Michael C. McAlpine, Wai Yee Yeong, Marcy Zenobi-Wong & Jos Malda


Prof. Yeong Wai Yee - listed on Elsevier's "top 2% scientist" list

November 2, 2021

Congratulations to Prof. Yeong Wai Yee for being listed as the top 2% scientists by Elsevier. The selection is based on the top 100,000 by c-score (with and without self-citations) or a percentile rank of 2% or above.



Prof Yeong Wai Yee - awardee of 2021 Singapore 100 Women in Tech (SG100WIT)

October 15, 2021

Congratulations to Prof. Yeong Wai Yee for being one of the awardees in the SG100WIT. The SG100WIT recognises and celebrates women based in Singapore who have been inspiring and have made significant contributions to the tech industry.



3D Bioprinting

3D Bioprinting

Highly printable novel bio-ink for 3D complex hollow structure

Aerosol jet printing

Melt fiber spinning

3D printed mini Changi airport model


15 highly cited papers as of May/June 2021.  In the fields of Engineering, Materials Science, Physics and Clinical Medicine.

Highly cited papers refer to the top 1% of publication in respective field.

Laser powder bed fusion for metal additive manufacturing: perspectives on recent developments

Metallic powder-bed based 3D printing of cellular scaffolds for orthopaedic implants: A state-of-the-art review on manufacturing, topological design, mechanical properties and biocompatibility

Quasi-static indentation analysis on three-dimensional printed continuous-fiber sandwich composites

Additive manufacturing in unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs): Challenges and potential

Microstructure modelling for metallic additive manufacturing: a review

Vat polymerization-based bioprinting—process, materials, applications and regulatory challenges

Effect of solution heat treatment on microstructure and mechanical properties of laser powder bed fusion produced cobalt-28chromium-6molybdenum

Recent Progress in Additive Manufacturing of Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composite

Process-Structure-Properties in Polymer Additive Manufacturing via Material Extrusion: A Review

Selective laser melting of stainless steel 316L with low porosity and high build rates

Characterization of mechanical properties and fracture mode of additively manufactured carbon fiber and glass fiber reinforced thermoplastics

Laser and electron-beam powder-bed additive manufacturing of metallic implants: A review on processes, materials and designs.

Selective laser melting of lattice structures: A statistical approach to manufacturability and mechanical behavior

Direct Selective Laser Sintering and Melting of Ceramics: A review

Numerical investigation and an effective modelling on the Selective Laser Melting (SLM) process with aluminium alloy 6061


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