Academic Profile

Academic Profile

Assoc Prof Teo Hang Tong Edwin

Director, Temasek Laboratories @ NTU
Associate Professor, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Associate Professor, School of Materials Science & Engineering
Director, Temasek Laboratories at NTU (TL@NTU)

Assoc Prof Teo Hang Tong Edwin

Dr. Teo received his BEng degree and his Ph.D. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in 2004 and 2009 respectively. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the Solid State Institute and Russell Berrie Nanotechnology Institute at the Technion in 2008-10. In 2010, he was awarded the Nanyang-DSO Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Temasek Laboratories@NTU. In Dec 2012 he joined NTU as an Assistant Professor at the School of EEE.
Research Interests
1. Nano-composites and hybrid materials
2. BN nanostructured materials including 1D nanodots, 2D h-BN, 3D BN foams and thin films
3. Re-ordering of chaotic materials
4. Phase-Change Materials
5.Thermal Interface Materials
6.Thermal management through both top-down and bottom-out approach
7. Space Materials
8. Bio-Materials
Current Projects
  • ATTEL: Advanced Thermal Technologies For Laser
  • Boron Nitride as Heat Spreader on GaN HEMT RF Transistors (BoroGaN)
  • Core Team in Temasek Laboratories at NTU
  • Design and production of wireless and steerable microsystems in mm-wave band based on thermoplastics and microfluidics processes
  • Development of Feather-light shock absorber with carbon nanomattress for footwear
  • Functional Material Programme (FMP)
  • Novel Nanostructured Material
  • Phase Change Materials for Satellite Thermal Management
  • Research on Simultaneous Electron and Phonon Steering (NDPD)
  • Smart Deployable High Gain Antenna Structures In CubeSats
  • Study on 3D infused phase change material for heat storage
  • Sub Project 2 - Growth and Characterization of Atomically Thin Two-Dimensional Hexagonal-Boron Nitride
  • TL@NTU Innovation Grant (Jan) 2020
  • Thermal interface materials for various application
  • Thermoacoustics using nano-scaffold
  • Three Dimensional Foam-like Materials as Thermal Interface Material for High Speed Image Sensors
  • Thrust C: Smart Materials and Communication Technologies (IAF-ICP)
  • Thrust C: Smart Materials and Communication Technologies (RCA)
  • Top Based Thermal Interface Materials Using Aligned Boron Nitride Systems
Selected Publications
  • Manuela Loeblein, Guillaume Perry, Siu Hon Tsang, Wenjin Xiao, Dominique Collard, Philippe Coquet, Yasuyuki Sakai and Edwin Hang Tong Teo. (2016). Three-Dimensional Graphene: A Biocompatible and Biodegradable Scaffold with Enhanced Oxygenation. Advanced Healthcare Materials, .
  • Hongling Li, Roland Yingjie Tay , Siu Hon Tsang , Xu Zhen , Edwin Hang Tong Teo. (2015). Controllable Synthesis of Highly Luminescent Boron Nitride Quantum Dots. Small, 11(48), 6491.
  • Roland Yingjie Tay, Hongling Li (Co-first author), Siu Hon Tsang, Lin Jing, Dunlin Tan, Mingwei Wei, Edwin Hang Tong Teo. (2015). Facile Synthesis of Millimeter-Scale Vertically Aligned Boron Nitride Nanotube Forests by Template-Assisted Chemical Vapor Deposition. Chemistry of Materials, 27(20), 7156.
  • M. Loeblein, R. Y. Tay, S. H. Tsang, W. B. Ng, E. H. T. Teo. (2014). Configurable three-dimensional Boron Nitride - Carbon architecture and its tunable electronic behavior with stable thermal performances. Small, .
  • R.Y. Tay, M.H. Griep,G. Mallick, S.H. Tsang, R.S. Singh, E.H.T. Teo, S.P. Shashi. (2014). Growth of Large Single-Crystalline Two-Dimensional Boron Nitride Hexagons on Electropolished Copper. Nano Letters, 14(2), 839-846.

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