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. 



Editorial Board Member in Biofabrication

January 21, 2022

Happy to share that Prof Yeong is now an Editorial Board Member in Biofabrication ( IF 9.9)


Congrats to Huang Sheng for your successful defence!

January 10, 2022

Good job to Huang Sheng and congrats.


Latest Paper Accepted for publication in Acta Materialia

January 3, 2022

The paper titled "Fracture Behavior of Laser Powder Bed Fusion Fabricated Ti41Nb via In-situ Alloying."

The authors are: Sheng Huang, Punit Kumar, Wai Yee Yeong, R. Lakshmi Narayan, Upadrasta Ramamurty


Congratulation to Guo Dong and Guo Liang for winning the MAE 3D printing design competition

December 4, 2021


Launch of MAE 40th Anniversary Commemorative Book

December 4, 2021

Today marks one of the proudest moments of this year, as we launched the MAE 40th anniversary commemorative book. It is now available as ebook online


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


17 highly cited papers as of September/October 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.

Emerging metallic systems for additive manufacturing: In-situ alloying and multi-metal processing in laser powder bed fusion

Resolving the porosity-unmelted inclusion dilemma during in-situ alloying of Ti34Nb via laser powder bed fusion

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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