Principal Investigator
Hou Han Wei

Han Wei Hou (侯翰伟), Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Nanyang Technological University
Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine, Nanyang Technological University

  • LKCMedicine Postdoctoral Fellow, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Postdoctoral Associate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
  • PhD, Biomedical Engineering, National University of Singapore (2012)
  • BEng (1st Class Hons), Biomedical Engineering, National University of Singapore (2008)
  • Email:, Link: NTU Academic Profile, ORCID

Staff and Graduate Students


Hui Min Tay
Project Officer

From: Singapore
Background: Biological Sciences
Education: BSc., Nanyang Technological University (2014)
Research interest: Neutrophil dysfunction in T2DM
Hobbies: Animal watching, beer drinking


Chayakorn Petchakup
Research Fellow

From: Bangkok, Thailand
Background: Biomedical Engineering
Education: PhD, Nanyang Technological University (2019), BEng., Mahidol University (2013)
Research interests: Immune cell phenotyping using microfluidics
Hobbies: Reading books/comics

Sheng yuan

Sheng Yuan Leong
PhD Candidate

From: Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Background: Aerospace Engineering
Education: BEng (Honours – Highest Distinction), Nanyang Technological University (2018)
Research interests: Nanoparticles separation using inertial microfluidics
Hobbies: Basketball, cooking, reading


Chengxun Su
PhD Candidate

From: Xiantao, China
Bachelor of Engineering, Nanyang Technological University (2014)
Research interests:
Organ on a chip
Reading, Watching sitcom


Lingyan Gong
PhD Candidate

From: Yiwu, China
Background: Mechanical Engineering
Education: Bachelor of Engineering, Wenzhou University (2019)
Research interests: Charged particles separation using microfluidics
Hobbies: Table tennis, Running, Reading

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Xiaohan Xu
Project Officer

From: Wuhan, China
Background: Bioengineering
Education: Bachelor of Engineering, Nanyang Technological University (2016)
Research interests: Skin and wound healing
Hobbies: Reading and swimming


Ismaele Fioretti
Visiting Student

From: Italy
Background: Biomedical Engineering
Education: Università Politecnica delle Marche, Politecnico di Milano
Research interests: Microfluidic analysis of platelet functionality
Hobbies: Football watching, book reading and traveling


Name Position Year
Khoo Kwan Yee CNYang intern student 2016
Wee Soon Nan CNYang intern student 2016
Liu Ning Research Associate 2017
Phua Zhai Juan FYP student 2018
Chong Poh Jin Abigail FYP student 2018
Kawamura Yumi Visiting phD student 2018
Menon Nishanth Venugopal Research Fellow 2016 – 2018
Mazzoleni Andrea Visiting Master’s student 2019
Teo Yurong FYP student 2019
Lim Cheryl FYP student 2019
Tan Xian Yang FYP student 2019
Tan Doyle FYP student 2019
Tan Xin Yi FYP student 2019
Chuah Yon Jin Roger Research Fellow 2019


  • Bernhard Otto Boehm (Prof), LKCMedicine, NTU
  • Wang Xiao Meng (Asst. Prof), LKCMedicine, NTU
  • Rinkoo Dalan (Senior Consultant), Tan Tock Seng Hospital
  • Wong Siew Cheng (Principal Investigator), SIgN, A*STAR
  • Li King Ho Holden (Asst. Prof), MAE, NTU