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 May/June 2022

15 September, 2002

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Promotion to full prof of Mechanical Engineering effective 01 Sep 2022

1 September, 2022



Congratulations to Dr. Lee Jia Min for receiving the best paper award

25 August, 2022

Her paper titled "Jetting Droplets on Semi-Solid Substrate For biological applications" has been recognized as the one of the best papers at The international Conference of Additive Manufacturing for a better world organized by SUTD.


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


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 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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