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. 



We have 15 highly cited papers in Mar/Apr 2022

19 July, 2022

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Latest book chapter published in Elsevier

12 July, 2022

The book chapter titled "The emerging frontiers in materials for functional three-dimensional printing" is one of the chapter in the textbook "Digital Manufacturing" published in Elsevier.

The authors are: Jia Min Lee, Swee Leong Sing, Guo Dong Goh, Guo Liang Goh, Wei Long Ng, Wai Yee Yeong


Congrats to Huang Sheng for being selected as the runner-up for the Graduate College Research Excellence Award in the academic year 2021/22

13 June 2022

The Graduate College awards are given annually to the most deserving graduating students for their achievements during their studies at NTU, and to their advisors. The Research Excellence Award recognises original, creative, and widely disseminated student research with significant impact on the field or society.


Latest paper accepted in Advanced Materials Interfaces

6 June, 2022

The paper titled "Ultra Low Cost, Crosstalk Free, Fast Responding, Wide SensingRange Tactile Fingertip Sensor for Smart Gloves" has been accepted in Advanced Materials Interfaces"


We have 15 highly cited papers including 1 hot paper in Jan/Feb 2022

March 26, 2022

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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 March/April 2022.  In the fields of Engineering, Materials Science, Physics and Clinical Medicine, Computer Science.

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

Hot papers refer to the top 0.1% of publication in respective field.

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

A review on machine learning in 3D printing: applications, potential, and challenges

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

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

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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