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Principal Investigator

John Ho

John S. Ho, Assistant Professor

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering,
Department of Biomedical Engineering (by courtesy),

Bio: John S. Ho is an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the National University of Singapore. He received his PhD in electrical engineering at Stanford University where he was a National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellow. He is a recipient of the NRF Fellowship, NUS Young Investigator Award, and Young Scientist Award, and has appeared on the MIT TR35 Innovator Under 35 Asia and Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia lists. His research focuses on developing medical devices that can wirelessly monitor and intervene wherever and whenever medical conditions occur in the body.


Postdoctoral Scholars

Rongzhou Lin

PhD (Mechanical Engineering),
Nanyang Technological University
BS, MS (Mechanical Engineering),
South China University of Technology

Research: Flexible electronics, wireless sensors

Ze Xiong

PhD (Chemistry), Hong Kong University

Research: Biomaterials, wireless sensors

Han-Joon Kim

PhD (Information & Communication Engineering),
Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology
BS, MS (Information & Intrumentation Engineering),
Kwangwoon University

Research: Wireless power transfer, robotics

Yunxia Jin

PhD (Materials Science & Engineering), Fudan University
Joint PhD (Materials Science & Engineering), UCLA
MS (Physical Chemistry),
East China University of Science & Technology
BEng (Chemical Engineering & Technology),
Shaanxi University of Science & Technology

Research: Neuroengineering, flexible electronics

Xi Tian

PhD (Electrical and Computer Engineering),
National University of Singapore
BS (Electrical Engineering),
University of Electronic Science and Technology of China

Research: Wearable sensors, metamaterial textiles

PhD Students

Zhipeng Li

Co-advisor: Prof. Chengwei Qiu
BS (Applied Physics),
Hefei University of Technology

Research: Sensors, metamaterials

Sippanat Achavananthadith

BEng (Biomedical Engineering),
Mahidol University

Research: Neuroengineering, wireless sensors

Xin Yang

BS (Electrical Engineering),
University of Electronic Science and Technology of China

Research: Wearables, wireless sensors

Hongjian Cui

Co-advisor: Prof. Chengwei Qiu
BS (Mechanical Engineering)
National University of Singapore

Research: Wireless sensors, microfluidics

Selman A. Kurt

BS (Electronics and Communication Engineering),
Istanbul Technical University

Research: Neuroengineering, wearables

Dat Nguyen

BS (Electrical & Computer Engineering), NUS

Research: Wireless monitoring, sensors

Sophie Lian

BSc (Developmental Biology and Physiology),
Monash University

Research: Hydrogels, drug delivery

Qihang Zeng

Co-advisor: Prof. Benjamin C K Tee
MS, National University of Singapore
BS, Xidian University

Research: Wireless monitoring, wearable technology

Chenhui Li

Co-advisor: Prof. Chengwei Qiu
MEng, University of Science and Technology of China
BS, University of Science and Technology of China

Research: Exceptional points, metamaterials

Chengmei Jiang

Visiting student (Biosystems Engineering),
Zhejiang University

Research: Flexible electronics, energy harvesting

Xiao Xiao

BEng, Beihang University

Research: Flexible sensors, electronics textiles

Weifeng Yang

Visiting student (Biosystems Engineering),
Donghua University

Research: Fiber electronics, electroluminescence

Lab Manager

Ruth Jin Min Yap

BS (Physics), NUS



Students and Staff

  • Weni Sritandi, PhD Student (2020-2021)
  • Zhu Liu, Research Fellow (2019-2021) — Associate Researcher, Hunan Normal University
  • Viveka Kalidasan, Research Fellow (2017-2021) — Research Scientist/Technology Developer, A*STAR
  • Zhenya Dong, PhD Student and Research Fellow (2017-2021) — Hardware Engineer, HiSilicon
  • Fengyuan Yang, PhD Student and Research Fellow (2016-2021) — Research Scientist, A*STAR
  • Khay Wai Leong, Research Associate (2019-2020) — PhD Student, The University of Auckland
  • Pui Mun Lee, Research Fellow (2017-2019) — Technology Manager, Intellectual Property Intermediary
  • Fang Yue, Research Assistant (2018) — PhD Student, Nanyang Technological University


  • Graydon Olson, Intern (2019) — Undergraduate, Kansas University
  • Tina Wu, Intern (2018) — PhD student, Monash University
  • Kitchanan Asavatamrat, Intern (2018) — Undergraduate, Mahidol University
  • Ariya Suthisophaarporn, Intern (2018) — Undergraduate, Mahidol University
  • Sizhe An, Intern (2018) — PhD student, Arizona State University
  • Sena Harayama, Intern (2017) — Undergraduate, Imperial College London
  • Hans Hon Sang Chan, Intern (2017) — Undergraduate, Imperial College London
  • Bryan Li, Intern (2017) — Undergraduate, Johns Hopkins University
  • Eric Pollmann, Intern (2017) — PhD candidate, Columbia University
  • Devansh Agrawal, Intern (2016) — Undergraduate, Imperial College London
  • Desen Weng, Intern (2016) — Undergraduate, University of Sydney
  • Anthonly Romano, Intern (2015) — PhD candidate, Northeastern University