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

Staff and Graduate Students


Hui Min Tay
Research Assistant

From: Singapore
Background: Biological Sciences
Education: BSc (2nd Upper Class Hons), Nanyang Technological University (2014)
Research interest: Neutrophil dysfunction in T2DM
Hobbies: Animal watching, beer drinking


Chayakorn Petchakup
PhD Candidate

From: Bangkok, Thailand
Background: Biomedical Engineering
Education: BEng. (1st Class Hons), Mahidol University (2013)
Research interests: Immune cell phenotyping using microfluidics
Hobbies: Reading books/comics

*Co-supervised with Prof. Holden Li (MAE/NTU)


Roger Chuah Yon Jin
Research Fellow

From: Singapore
Background:  Bioengineering; Biological Sciences
Education: PhD, Nanyang Technological University (2016)
Research interests: Biomimetic organ on a chips, Scaffold-free Tissue Engineering, Surface Functionalization and Diagnostic Devices
Hobbies: Photography, Running, House-Keeping, Web-Design

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
Background: Bioengineering
Education: Bachelor of Engineering, Nanyang Technological University (2014)
Research interests: Organ on a chip
Hobbies: Reading, Watching sitcom


Yu Rong Teo
FYP student

From: Singapore
Background: Mechanical Engineering
Education: BEng, Nanyang Technological University (2019, expected)
Research interests: Organ-on-a-chip, immunology
Hobbies: Cycling, Running


Shu Ching Cheryl Lim
FYP Student

From: Singapore
Background: Mechanical Engineering
Education: BEng, Nanyang Technological University (2019, expected)
Research interests: Development of integrated platform for impedance profiling
Hobbies: Traveling, Reading books

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Andrea Mazzoleni
Visiting student

From: Bergamo, Italy
Biomedical Engineering
Bachelor of Engineering, Politecnico di Milano (2016)
Research interests: Inertial Microfluidics
Hobbies: Reading, Playing Guitar



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 2018


  • 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