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Dr. LAW Bee Khuan Jaslyn
Name: Dr. LAW Bee Khuan Jaslyn
Designation: Head, Research Planning
Capability Group / Department: Director's Office
Address: 3, Research Link, Singapore 117602
Tel: (65) 68741088
Email: lawjimre.a-star.edu.sg
RESEARCH
Research Interests/Areas
  • Nanoimprint technology for various applications;
  • Biomimetic engineering;
  • Micro/nano topography effect on biological responses;
  • Nanofabrication;
  • 1D nanostructures, directed growth and applications;
Specialised Expertise
  • Nanoimprinting
  • micro-nanotopography designs for surface functionality.
  • Micro and nanofabrication for device application;
  • Electron beam lithography(single,multilayer);
  • ZnO nanowire growth by thermal oxidation;
  • CNT growth (vertical/lateral) by CVD;
  • Photodetector,gas sensor, waveguide, device design and characterization;
Projects
  • "3D Autostereoscopic and security film" - ETPL funded (2012)
  • ICON Project 4 "Large area functional fim via nanoimprint technology"- SERC, industry funded (2012)
  • Micro- and Nano-Patterning for Cell Culture (2010-2013)- IMRE funded.
  • ICON Project 1 "Anti-reflection structures via nanoimprint technology" (2010-2012)- SERC, industry funded
  • Novel Micro/Nano Optical Elements for Multi-view 3D Display using nanoimprinting (2010-2012) - NRF funded.
  • Nanoimprint flagship programme (2008-2010) - ETPL , A*STAR funded.
Working Experience
  • 2014 - current, Scientist III, Deputy Director (Research & Innovation), Institute of Materials Research and Engineering;
  • 2013-current Scientist III, Deputy Cluster Group Head, Institute of Materials Research and Engineering;
  • 2012-current Scientist II, Deputy Cluster Group Head, Institute of Materials Research and Engineering;
  • 2011-2012 Scientist I, Institute of Materials Research and Engineering;
  • 2008-2010 Research Engineer, Institute of Materials Research and Engineering;
  • 2001-2004 Senior R&D Engineer, Denselight Semiconductors Pte Ltd;
  • 2000-2001 R&D Engineer, Denselight Semiconductors Pte Ltd;
  • 1999-2000 Process Engineer, Hitachi Nippon Steel Semiconductor Pte Ltd
Academic Qualifications
  • PhD (Electrical Engineering), National University of Singapore, 2008
  • B. Eng (Electrical Engineering), Nanyang Technological University, 1999
Honours and Awards
  • 2013 ASEAN Outstanding Engineering Achievement Award (team)
  • 2013 IES Prestigious Engineering Achievement Award (team)
  • 2012 Loreal Singapore for Women in Science Fellowship Award 2012
  • 2010 A*STAR Talent Award
  • 2009 Best Business plan Award (team), symposium theme : "Making money from your science", MacDiarmid Instiutte of Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology (New Zealand);
  • 2005 Lab Demonstration / Undergraduate Teaching Award, NUS;
  • 2004-2006 Academic Achievement Award, NUS;
  • 2004-2008 A*STAR Graduate Scholarship Award;
  • 1996 Motorola Prize;
  • 1995 Championship Singapore Robotics Games - Pole balancing Robot (tertiary level);
  • 1993-1995 Pesi B. Devar Scholarship;
Other Professional Appointments / Membership
  • 2012 -current , SINGA scholarship listed supervisor;
  • 2012 Co-chair , 6th Industrial Symposium of Nanoimprint Lithography, Singapore ; ,
  • 2011 Session chair, Molecular Materials Meeting (M3) , Singapore;
  • 2011 Session chair, 4th ASNIL 2011, Singapore ;
  • 2011 Co-chair , 4th Asian nanoimprint Lithography Symposium (ASNIL) 2011, Singapore;
  • 2011 Co-chair , 5th Industrial Symposium of Nanoimprint Lithography, Singapore ;
  • 2011 Judge, IMRE undergraduate/postgraduate Student Poster Competition;
  • 2010 Co-chair, ICON consortium initiation, setup and launch (2010);
  • 2010 Co-chair, 4th Industrial Symposium of Nanoimprint Lithography, Singapore ;
  • 2009 Co-chair, 3rd Industrial Symposium of Nanoimprint Lithography, Singapore ;
  • 2009-current Program Review Committee (NANOTECH, USA)
  • 2010-current Reviewer, AIP Journals ;
  • 2009-current Reviewer, IOPScience Journals;
Selected Publications • Law JBK, Ng AMH, He AY, Low HY (2014) Bioinspired ultra-high water pinning nanostructures Langmuir, 30, p325.
o Highlighted by Nanowerks spotlight article" Water pinning nanostructures inspired by nature"
http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=33966.php
o Highlighted by Chemical & Engineering News : Plastic Films Pin Water Droplets Like Rose Petals Do
http://cen.acs.org/articles/92/web/2014/01/Plastic-Films-Pin-Water-Droplets.html

• Raut HK., Dinachali S S., He AY, Ganesh, VA, Saifullah MSM, Law JBK, Ramakrishna S (2013) Robust and durable polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxane-based anti-reflective nanostructures with broadband quasi-omnidirectional properties, Energy & Environmental Science, 6, 1929.
• Moe AAK, Suryana M, Marcy G, Lim SK, Ankam S, Goh JZ, Jin J, Teo BKK, Law JBK, Low HY, Goh ELK, Sheetz MP, Yim EKF (2012) Microarray with Micro- and Nano-topographies Enables Identification of the Optimal Topography for Directing the Differentiation of Primary Murine Neural Progenitor Cells SMALL, 8, p3050-61.
• Moe AAK, Suryana M, Marcy G, Lim SK, Ankam S, Goh JZ, Jin J, Teo BKK, Law JBK, Low HY, Goh ELK, Sheetz MP, Yim EKF (2012) Microarray with Micro- and Nano-topographies Enables Identification of the Optimal Topography for Directing the Differentiation of Primary Murine Neural Progenitor Cells SMALL, 8, p3050-61.
• Ankam S, Suryana M, Chan LY, Moe AAK, Teo BKK, Law JBK, Sheetz MP, Low HY, Yim EKF (2012) Substrate topography and size determine the fate of human embryonic stem cells to neuronal or glial lineage ACTA BIOMATERIALIA, 12, S1742-7061.
• Yu, C-H, Law, JBK, Suryana, M, Low, HY, Sheetz, MP, "Early Integrin Binding to RGD Activates Actin polymerization and Contractile Movement that Stimulates Outward Translocation", PNAS, 108, 20585, 2011;
o Highlighted at Virtual Journal of Biological Physcis Research , Jan 2012, Vol 23, Issue 1 ..
o Highlighted at Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology , Jan 2012, Vol 25, Issue 2.
• Law, JBK, Khoo, RTT, Tan, BS, Low HY, Appl.,"Selective gold nano-patterning on flexible polymer substrate via concurrent nanoimpritning and nanotransfer printing" Appl. Surf. Sc. 258, 748, 2011;
o Highlighted in industry newsletter, NewsRx's Science Letter 6 Dec 2011.
• Yang, JKW, Duan, H, Law, JBK, Low, HY, Cord, B, "Miniaturization of grayscale impages" J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B, 29, 06F313-1, 2011;
o Highlighted at Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Tehnology, Nov. 2011.
• Law, J. B. K. & Thong, J. T. L., "Improving NH3 gas sensitivity of ZnO nanowire sensors by reducing carrier concentration" Nanotechnology, 19, 205502, 2008;
o Highlighted at Nanotechnology Journal Highlights on nanotechweb.org http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/lab/33979;
o Article was reported by www.iop.org. to have been downloaded 250 times @ 25 days from date of publication.
• Law, J. B. K., Boothroyd, C.B. & Thong, J. T. L. ," Site-specific growth of ZnO nanowires from patterned Zn via compatible semiconductor processing" J. Crystal Growth, 310, 2485, 2008;
• Law, J. B. K., Koo, C. K. & Thong, J. T. L. ," Horizontally directed growth of carbon nanotubes utilizing self-generated electric field from plasma induced surface charging", Appl Phys. Lett., 91, 243108, 2007;
o Highlighted at Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, Dec. 2007;
• Law, J. B. K. & Thong, J. T. L. , " Lateral ZnO nanowire growth on a planar substrate using a growth barrier" Nanotechnology, 18, 055601, 2007;
• Law, J. B. K. & Thong, J. T. L., " Simple fabrication of a ZnO nanowire photodetector with a fast photoresponse time" Appl. Phys. Lett., 88, 1331141, 2006;
o Highlighted at Trade Magazine Photonics Spectra, Jun. 2006, “ In-situ process promises mass production of nanowire-based photodetectors”;
Patents Filed
  • "A Substrate” US Patent.: 13/564,042;
  • “Cell Growth and Differentiation” UK Patent 1218268.9;
  • “Optical Element With Unique Structure Fabricated on Plastic Substrate” SG Patent 201205942-4
  • “Enhanced mesenchymal stem cell (MSC) Chondrogenesis using spatially – controlled nano-topography”, SG Patent 201200694-6;
  • “Hierarchical Structure” US Patent: 13/450370
  • "Curved Micro/Nano topography on polymer sheet", Law JBK, Low HY, Suryana M, know-how, IMRE Ref : 201133; 5 Jan 2012;
  • "Enhanced water pinning surfaces using topographic effect", Law, JBK, Ng AMH, He AY, US Provisional :61/513801;
  • "Hierarchical structure ", Law, JBK, Ng, AMH, He, AY, US Provisional : 61/447054;
  • "A substrate having an image thereon", Yang JKW, Law, JBK, Low HY, Singapore Patent : 201100117-9;
  • "A process for making an array", Law JBK, Low HY, Suryana M, Wee KF, Sheetz MP, Yim EKF, Ng ZJ, Teo KK, Kam LC, PCT/SG2011/000106;
  • "Multi-architecture microarray template for high throughput screening", Law JBK, Low HY, Suryana M, Wee KF, Sheetz MP, Yi EKF, NG ZJ, Teo KK, US Provisional :61/314871;
  • “Optical Space Switch”, Lam YL, Chan YC, Tan PW, Law BK, WIPO 2003/040823, PCT/GB2002/005014
  • "Optical Tap" , Lam YL, Chan YC, Law BK, US patent No. : 6845197
  • “Field Effect Base Photodetector Array Responsivity Control” , UK Patent No. : 2381950;

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