SMP Achievements

 

Science Mentorship Programmes 2017

Thank you to all SMP 2017 mentors!

We would like to convey our heartfelt appreciation to our SMP mentors for investing their valuable time and energy into nurturing the SMP participants!

 

 S/No.

Mentor's Name

Department

Project Title

Project Code

1

Prof Chen Yu Zong (Outstanding Mentor Award)

Pharmacy

Generation of Blues Music from Protein Sequences for Analysis via Sonification

17NUSSMP03A

2

Prof Chen Yu Zong

Pharmacy

Protein Music

17NUSSMP03B

3

Prof Chen Yu Zong

Pharmacy

Protein Art

17NUSSMP04

4

Prof Chen Yu Zong

Pharmacy

Digital Protein Music

17NUSSMP05A

5

Prof Chen Yu Zong

Pharmacy

Digital Protein Music

17NUSSMP05B

6

Prof Chen Yu Zong

Pharmacy

Protein Music

17NUSSMP05C

7

Prof Chen Yu Zong

 

Pharmacy

Digital Protein Music

17NUSSMP06

8

Prof Chen Yu Zong

Pharmacy

Digital Protein Art

17NUSSMP07A

9

Prof Chen Yu Zong

Pharmacy

Digital Protein Art

17NUSSMP07B

10

Dr M V Reddy

(Main Mentor);

A/Prof Tok Eng Soon;

A/Prof Stefan Adams

Physics & Materials Science and Engineering (MSE);

Physics;

MSE

An Investigation into How the Effect of Varying Oxide Salts as Anode Materials Affects the Performance of Lithium-Ion Batteries in Terms of Battery Capacity

17NUSSMP02

11

Dr M V Reddy

(Main Mentor);

A/Prof Tok Eng Soon;

A/Prof Stefan Adams

 Physics & MSE;

 

 

 Physics;

MSE

X-ray Diffraction Studies of Iron Polymorphs and Investigation of Efficiency of Lithium-Ion Batteries

 

17NUSSMP08A

12

Dr M V Reddy

(Main Mentor);

A/Prof Tok Eng Soon;

A/Prof Stefan Adams

Physics & MSE;

 

Physics;

MSE

Binding Energies and Oxidation States of Transition Metal Oxides Using Computer Software CasaXPS

17NUSSMP08B

13

Dr M V Reddy

(Main Mentor);

A/Prof Tok Eng Soon;

A/Prof Stefan Adams

Physics & MSE;

Physics;

MSE

Doping and Coating Engineering on

LiV3O8 Material for Energy Storage

17NUSSMP09A

14

Dr M V Reddy

(Main Mentor);

A/Prof Tok Eng Soon;

A/Prof Stefan Adams

Physics & MSE;

 

Physics;

MSE

Effect of Coating on Battery Cathode

Materials

17NUSSMP09B

15

Dr M V Reddy

(Main Mentor);

A/Prof Tok Eng Soon;

A/Prof Stefan Adams

Physics & MSE;

 

Physics;

MSE

FeCo2O4  as an Anode Material for Lithium
Ion Batteries

17NUSSMP09C

16

Dr M V Reddy

(Main Mentor);

A/Prof Tok Eng Soon;

A/Prof Stefan Adams

 

 

Physics & MSE;

 

Physics;

MSE

Effect of Various Chelating Agents on the Impedance of Lithium Trivanadate Cells

17NUSSMP11

 

We would like to take this opportunity to congratulate the SMP 2017 teams for achieving the following awards at the 23rd Youth Science Conference held on 16 September 2017 at National Institute of  Education:

 

Distinction Award

17NUSSMP05B

17NUSSMP09A

17NUSSMP09B

 

Merit Award

17NUSSMP05C

17NUSSMP08A

 

Singapore International Science Challenge 2017

Congratulations to SMP2017 participants at Singapore International Science Challenge 2017! We would like to congratulate the following mentors and convey our appreciation once again for the investment of their valuable time and energy into SMP participants!

 

S/No.

Mentor's Name (Dept)

Award

Project Title

Student Name

School

1

Dr M V Reddy

(Main Mentor);

A/Prof Tok Eng Soon;

A/Prof Stefan Adams

Phua William (NJC mentor)

1st Runner up in the category of Material Science

Effectiveness of FeCo2O4 as an Anode Material for Lithium Ion Batteries

Chelsea Wong Jiahui, Esther Ong Lee Ann, Teoh Jerald

National Junior College (NJC)

 

 

Science Mentorship Programmes 2016

Thank you to all SMP 2016 mentors!

We would like to convey our heartfelt appreciation to our SMP mentors for investing their valuable time and energy into nurturing the SMP participants!

 

 S/No.

Mentor's Name

Department

Project Title

Project Code

1

Dr M V Reddy

(Main Mentor; Outstanding Mentor Award);

A/Prof Tok Eng Soon;

A/Prof Stefan Adams

Physics & Materials Science and Engineering (MSE);

Physics;

MSE

Effect of varying cobalt salts on preparation of LiCoO2 via molten salt method

16NUSSMP01A

2

Dr M V Reddy

(Main Mentor);

A/Prof Tok Eng Soon;

A/Prof Stefan Adams

 

 

Physics & MSE;

 

Physics;

MSE

NiO Molten Salt Synthesis and its Electrochemical and Physical Characterization

16NUSSMP01B

3

Dr M V Reddy

(Main Mentor);

A/Prof Tok Eng Soon;

A/Prof Stefan Adams

 

 

Physics & MSE;

Physics;

MSE

Study on the Effectiveness of MxCoyO4 Nanostructures in Increasing the Capacity of Li-ion Batteries

16NUSSMP01C

4

Dr M V Reddy

(Main Mentor);

A/Prof Tok Eng Soon;

A/Prof Stefan Adams

 

 

Physics & MSE;

Physics;

MSE

Characterisation of Manganese Oxide as Anode for Lithium batteries

16NUSSMP03A

5

Dr M V Reddy

(Main Mentor);

A/Prof Tok Eng Soon;

A/Prof Stefan Adams

 

 

Physics & MSE;

Physics;

MSE

Preparation and characterization of Sn-based oxide nanoparticles for Lithium batteries

16NUSSMP03B

6

Dr M V Reddy

(Main Mentor);

A/Prof Tok Eng Soon;

A/Prof Stefan Adams

 

 

Physics & MSE;

Physics;

MSE

Basics on crystal structures by X-ray crystallography technique

16NUSSMP02

 

We would like to take this opportunity to congratulate the SMP 2016 teams for achieving the following awards at the 22nd Youth Science Conference held on 17 September 2016 at Singapore University of Technology and Design:

 

3M Best Project & Distinction Award

16NUSSMP01A

 

Distinction Award

16NUSSMP01B

 

Merit Award

16NUSSMP01C

16NUSSMP03A

16NUSSMP03B

 

 

Singapore Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF) 2016

Congratulations to SMP participants at the Singapore Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF) 2016! This year, the following SMP team achieved one Bronze Award. We would like to congratulate all mentors and convey our appreciation once again for the investment of their valuable time and energy into SMP participants!

 

S/No.

Mentor's Name (Dept)

Award

Project Title

Student Name

School

1

Dr Tan Ban Pin(Mathematics)

Bronze

Distances in graphs obtained by connecting cycles

Li Anqi, Huang Xueli & Chin Shuen Ern

Raffles Girls' School (Secondary)

 

 

 

Science Mentorship Programmes 2015

Thank you to all SMP 2015 mentors!

We would like to convey our heartfelt appreciation to our SMP mentors for investing their valuable time and energy in nurturing the SMP participants! 

 

S/No.

Mentor's Name

Department

Project Title

Project Code

1

Asst Prof Rowan Young

Chemistry

Measuring the pKa of ammonium based bronsted acids

15NUSSMP07

2

Dr Yap Weng Yin

Mathematics

A public key cryptosystem

15NUSSMP04

3

Dr Tan Ban Pin

Mathematics

Diameter of graphs obtained by connecting cycles

15NUSSMP05

4

Dr Lou Jiann-Hua

Mathematics

Gambler's ruin problem

15NUSSMP06

5

Dr M V Reddy (Outstanding Mentor Award);
Prof B V R Chowdari

Physics

Tin hollandite with additives (K2(MSn)8O16M=Li) as anode material for lithium-ion batteries

15NUSSMP03A

6

Dr M V Reddy;
Prof B V R Chowdari

Physics

Preparation characterization of MCo2O4(M=Co, Zn, Cu, Mn) asanode for for Lithium ion batteries

15NUSSMP03C

7

Dr M V Reddy;
Prof B V R Chowdari

Physics

Crystallographic refinement and study on fast ion conductors

15NUSSMP03d

8

Dr M V Reddy;
Prof B V R Chowdari

Physics

Preparation and characterisation of Li(Ni0.5Mn1.5O4) as a cathode material for lithium-ion batteries

15NUSSMP03B

9

A/Prof Tay Seng Chuan

Physics

Simulation of projectile motion

15NUSSMP02

 

We would like to take this opportunity to congratulate the SMP 2015 teams for achieving the following awards at the 21st Youth Science Conference held on 20 September 2015, University Town:

 

Distinction Award

15NUSSMP03B

 

Merit Award

15NUSSMP04

15NUSSMP05

15NUSSMP03A

15NUSSMP03C

15NUSSMP03d

 

 

20th Youth Science Conference 2014

Congratulations to FoS mentors at the 20th Youth Science Conference 2014! This year, the following FoS mentors achieved the SMP Long Service Awards. We would like to thank them for their dedication and support for all these years!

 

S/No.

NUS SMP Mentor

Department

1

A/Prof Lim Tit Meng

Biological Sciences

2

A/Prof Tay Seng Chua

Physics

3

A/Prof Tay Tiong Seng

Mathematics

 

Congratulations to SMP participants at the 20th Youth Science Conference 2014! This year, the following SMPteams achieved two Distinction Awards and one Merit Award. We would like to congratulate all mentors and convey our appreciation once again for the investment of their valuable time and energy into SMP participants!

 

S/No.

Mentor's Name

 SMP Team Members

Award

1

Dr M V Reddy(Physics);

Prof B V R

Chowdari(Physics);

Prof Loh Kian Ping (Chemistry)

1.     Peh Chong Hern, Remus

2.     Kwan Hao Hui

3.     Tan Cheng Hin

Distinction

1.     Kacey Chia Li Yuan

2.     Matthew Chu Zheng Hao

Distinction

1.     Tan Charlene

2.     Therese Chan Hui Yi

Merit

 

 

 

Singapore Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF) 2014

Congratulations to SMP participants at the Singapore Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF) 2014! This year, the following SMP team achieved one Gold Award. We would like to congratulate all mentors and convey our appreciation once again for the investment of their valuable time and energy intoSMP participants!

 

S/No.

Mentor's Name (Dept)

Award

ProjectTitle

Student Name

School

1

Dr M V Reddy(Physics & Chemistry), Prof K.P.Loh (Chemistry) and Prof B V R Chowdari (Physics)

Gold

Ni1-xZnxFe2O4spinel oxides as high performance anode materials for Lithium-ion batteries

Keefe Wayne Teo Zhi Yuan,Chu Yao Quan &Lim Ji Ho

NUS High School of Mathematics And Science

 

 

2013 Yokohama Science Frontier Forum, Japan

Congratulations to SMP participants at the 2013 Yokohama Science Frontier Forum, Japan! We would like to congratulate the following mentors and convey our appreciation once again for the investment of their valuable time and energy into SMP participants!

 

S/No.

Mentor's Name

Department

          SMP Team Members

Award

1

Dr M V Reddy;

Prof B V R Chowdari;

Prof Loh Kian Ping

Physics

Physics

Chemistry

1.     Keefe Wayne Teo Zhi Yuan

2.     Chu Yao Quan

3.     Lim Ji Ho

Best Poster (1st Prize)

 

 

 

Raffles Institution 2013 Research Congress

Congratulations to SMP participants at the Raffles Institution 2013 Research Congress! We would like to congratulate the following mentors and convey our appreciation once again for the investment of their valuable time and energy into SMP participants!

 

S/No.

Mentor's Name

Department

SMP Team Members

Award

1

Dr M V Reddy;

Prof B V R Chowdari;

Prof Loh Kian Ping

Physics

Physics

Chemistry

1.     Bruce Wen Ke Zhen

2.     Zhu Minxi

3.     Lee Yu Tse

Silver (Science Category)

 

 

19th Youth Science Conference 2013

Congratulations to SMP participants at the 19th Youth Science Conference 2013! This year, the following SMP teams achieved one 3M Best Poster award, six Distinction Awards and eight Merit Awards. We would like to congratulate all mentors and convey our appreciation once again for the investment of their valuable time and energy into SMP participants!

 

S/No.

Mentor's Name

Department

          SMP Team Members

Award

1

Asst Prof Bickford, David Patrick (Outstanding Mentor Award)

Biological Sciences

1.     Jared Tin Hong Jing

2.     Nicolas Ian Blackburn

3.     Ngoh Wei Yue

Distinction

1.     Bianca Udella Djongianto

2.     Chua Hou

3.     Yeo Wan Jin

Merit

1.     Lim Jia Yi Annabel

2.     Nur Syahadah Bte Shahril

Merit

1.     Goh Khian Wei

2.     Goh Jun Shyan Caius

Merit

1.     Liu Kaiyi

2.     Ng Xiang Yun

3.     Wong Yi Yan

Distinction

2

Dr M V Reddy (Outstanding Mentor Award) ;

Prof B V R Chowdari ;

Prof Loh Kian Ping

Physics Physics

Chemistry

1.     Keefe Wayne Teo Zhi Yuan

2.     Chu Yao Quan

3.     Lim Ji Ho

Distinction

1.     Lim Mi Qi

2.     Sonali Dey

3M Best Poster, Distinction

1.     Chan Wei Ting

2.     Li Er Jia Louisa

3.     Lee Wen Yi Monica Claire

Distinction

1.     Bruce Wen Ke Zhen

2.     Zhu Minxi

3.     Lee Yu Tse

Distinction

3

Asst Prof Yap Chun Wei

Pharmacy

1.     Tan Rui, Lois

2.     Wong Changxin Joy

3.     Tan Huimin Grace

Merit

1.     Weng Jiayi, Amanda

2.     Eugenia Yung

3.     Wang Liwen

Merit

4

Prof Yang Daiwen

Biological Sciences

1.     Sherilyn Leong Li Juan

2.     Li JiaQi

3.     Chua Ying Pin

Merit

5

Asst Prof Lin Qingsong

Biological Sciences

1.     Feng Siyuan

2.     Tan Qian Xiu Rosemond

Merit

6

Prof Zhou Weibiao

Chemistry (FST)

1.     Lim Qi

2.     Tan Zhi Rui

3.     Tseng Fan Shuen

Merit

 

Singapore Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF) 2013

Congratulations to SMP participants at the Singapore Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF) 2013! This year, the following SMP teams achieved two Merit Awards. We would like to congratulate all mentors and convey our appreciation once again for the investment of their valuable time and energy into SMP participants!

 

S/No.

Mentor's Name (Dept)

Award

Project Title

Student Name

School

1

A/ProfJayaraman Sivaraman (Biological Sciences)

Merit

Optimization of glutiminase inhibitors towards cancer therapeutics

Ng Xin Ler, Chong Yu Quan & Leow Hoan Shi

Dunman High School

2

Dr M V Reddy(Physics & Chemistry), Prof K.P.Loh (Chemistry) and Prof B V R Chowdari (Physics)

Merit

Synthesis, characterisation and high energy storage studies on MgCo2O4and MnCo2O4as anode materials for lithium-ion Batteries

Xu Yiming, Ouyang Tianyu & Valavan Rajarajan

NUS High School of Mathematics And Science


 

5th Materials Research Society of Singapore Conference on Advanced Materials 2012

Congratulations to SMP participants at the 5th Materials Research Society of Singapore Conference on Advanced Materials 2012! We would like to congratulate the following mentors and convey our appreciation once again for the investment of their valuable time and energy into SMP students!

 

S/No.

Mentor's Name (Dept)

Award

Project Title

Student Name

School

1

Dr M V Reddy(Physics & Chemistry), Prof K.P.Loh (Chemistry) and Prof B V R Chowdari (Physics)

Best Poster Award

Tin-based oxide nodes for lithium batteries.

Justin Ng Choon Hwee, Ang Yen Ling & Lee Yann Tsyr Andreea

NUS High School of Mathematics And Science

 

Singapore Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF) 2012

Congratulations to SMP participants at the Singapore Science and Engineering Fair (SSEF) 2012! This year, the SMP teams achieved one Merit Award and one Bronze Award. We would like to congratulate all mentors and convey our appreciation once again for the investment of their valuable time and energy into SMP participants!

 

S/No.

Mentor's Name (Dept)

Award

Project Title

Student Name

School

1

Dr M V Reddy(Physics & Chemistry), Prof K.P.Loh (Chemistry) and Prof B V R Chowdari (Physics)

Bronze

ZnO.Fe3O4hybrids as a promising anode for lithium-ion batteries.

Kannan Ramanathan & Kevin Chee Wei Jie

St. Joseph Institution

2

Dr M V Reddy(Physics & Chemistry), Prof K.P.Loh (Chemistry) and Prof B V R Chowdari (Physics)

Merit

Tin-based oxide nodes for lithium batteries.

Justin Ng Choon Hwee, Ang Yen Ling & Lee Yann Tsyr Andreea

NUS High School of Mathematics And Science