Oral Defense

2017

Concluded Oral Defense

Name
Title
Date
Supervisor
Wu Bin Modular And Diversity-Oriented Synthetic
Approaches To Benzoheteroles And Dibenzoheteroles
 
5 January 2017 Assoc Prof Naohiki Yoshikai
Lam Zhiyong Metal Carbonyls For Bio-Imaging And -Sensing 9 January 2017 Assoc Prof Leong Weng Kee
Lee Hui Qi Jazreen The Electrochemical Reactions Of Pyridoxine (Vitamin B6) And Some Phenolic Compounds 16 January 2017 Assoc Prof Leong Weng Kee
Lauw Jun Liang Sherman Studies On The Electrochemsitry And Coupled Homogeneous Reactions Of Some Carbonyl Compounds And Superoxide In Aprotic Organic Solvents 20 January 2017 Assoc Prof Richard Webster
Shao Hai Yan Photo-And Electro-Catalytic Hydrogen Evolution By Nickel Complexes And DFT Calculations for Photoredox Reactions 23 January 2017 Asst Prof Soo Han Sen
Ho Jia Shin Development Of Monitoring Tools Based On Electrical Impedance Spectroscopy For Water Treatment And Integrated Process For Wastewater Recovery 2 Febuary 2017 Assoc Prof Richard Webster
Lim Li Hui Part I: Palladium-Catalyzed Radical Alkylation of Arenes
Part II: Nickel-Catalyzed Asymmetric Hydrogenation of Quinoxalines Using Formic Acid
22 Febuary 2017 Asst Prof Steve Zhou
Wu Meiyi Aryl-NHC Group 13 Trimethyl Complexes: Structural, Stability and Bonding Insights 17 March 2017 Asst Prof Felipe Garcia
Yang Hong Investigation on the Conformational Conversion of Human Prion Protein by Molecular Dynamics Simulation 20 March 2017 Assoc Prof Li Tianhu
Liu Yiran Probing the effects of non-base-triple-forming nucleotides on triplex formation 27 March 2017 Asst Prof Chen Gang
Chen Xingkuan Carbene-Catalyzed Activation of Aldehydes and Esters for Asymmetric Reactions and Dynamic Kinetic Resolutions 29 March 2017 Assoc Prof Robin Chi
Tan Wei Wen Simon Copper-Catalyzed Condensation Reactions For The Synthesis Of Multisubstituted Heteroarenes 5 April 2017 Assoc Prof Naohiko Yoshikai
Cui Jinglan Theoretical Study of the Binding of BH3 Peptides to BCL-2 Proteins Towards A Novel Anticancer Strategy 5 April 2017 Assoc Prof Li Tianhu
Lee Sie Huey Inhaled Combination Powders For Respiratory System Infections And Disorders 11 April 2017 Assoc Prof Zhao Yanli
Nur Filza Binte Mohamed Aslam Synthesis of Piperidine Quinolizidine Alkaloids 24 August 2017 Assoc Prof Roderick Bates
Zhang Yuexia Single-Electron Transfer Radical Activations and Reactions Enabled by Carbene Organic Catalysts and Organic Reagents 18 April 2017 Assoc Prof Robin Chi
Guo Siyu Nickel-Catalyzed Asymmetric Transfer Hydrogenation 19 October 2017 Asst Prof Steve Zhou
Yang Yijie Self-Assembly of Shape-Controlled Nanoparticles into Tunable Two-Dimensional Metasurfaces at the Oil-Water Interface 23 October 2017 Assoc Prof Ling Xing Yi
Wu Xingxing Development of New Reactions and Reagents in Carbene-Catalyzed Addition of Carbon and Nitrogen Nucleophiles to Unsaturated Acyl Azolium Intermediates 26 October 2017 Prof Robin Chi
Lee Hiang Kwee Constructing liquid marble as particle-assembled microdroplet for multiplex sensing and reaction modulation/monitoring 27 October 2017 Assoc Prof Ling Xing Yi
Nemanja Dordevic Synthesis and Reactivity of Electron-deficient Phosphorus(III) Compounds 30 October 2017 Assoc Prof Rei Kinjo
Shan Yuliang Amidinate-Stabilized Silylene - Main Group Element Complexes 31 October 2017 Assoc Prof So Cheuk Wai
Leng Wei Lin PART I. PALLADIUM-CATALYSED CGLYCOSYLATIONS PART II. SYNTHESIS OF INDOLIZINES VIA INTRAMOLECULAR C-N BOND FORMATION 1 November 2017 Assoc Prof Liu Xue Wei
Feng Tao Tumor Extracellular Microenvironment Responsive Carbon Dots For Enhanced Cancer Theranostics 6 November 2017 Assoc Prof Zhao Yanli
Tan Shu Min Electrochemical Investigations of Layered Materials for Energy Applications 9 November 2017 Assoc Prof Martin Pumera
Barat Viktor Cyclisation Reactions for the Synthesis of Natural and Unnatural Piperidines 9 November 2017 Assoc Prof Roderick Bates
Yan Jian Ming TRANSITION METAL-CATALYZED REACTIONS OF ARYLMETAL REAGENTS AND ALKYNES INVOLVING REMOTE C-H ACTIVATION 10 November 2017 Assoc Prof Naohiko Yoshikai
Wang Kongchen SYNTHESIS OF CURVULONE B AND ALLAHABADOLACTONE, AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF A DIASTEREOSELECTIVE TSUJI-TROST CYCLISATION 15 November 2017 Assoc Prof Roderick Bates
Xu Wengang LOW-VALENT COBALT-CATALYZED C-C BOND FORMATION THROUGH IMINEDIRECTED C-H ACTIVATION 20 November 2017 Assoc Prof Naohiko Yoshikai
Ilic Gordana LEWIS ACIDIC PHOSPHORUS 21 November 2017 Assoc Prof Rei Kinjo
Yip Yew Mun Folding of Protein Secondary Structures Using a Novel Polarizable Force Field Method 27 November 2017 Assoc Prof Li Tianhu
Muhammad Zafir Bin Mohamad Nasir ELECTROCHEMICAL DETECTION OF ENVIRONMENTAL POLLUTANTS AND FOOD CONTAMINANTS 28 November 2017 Assoc Prof Martin Pumera
Shi Xiaoyan SYNTHESES AND CHARACTERIZATION OF CYCLODIPHOSPHAZANES AND MACROCYCLODIPHOSPHAZANES 28 November 2017 Asst Prof Felipe Garcia
Manikantha Maraswami TRANSITION METAL CATALYZED C(sp2)-C AND C(sp2)-N BOND FORMING REACTIONS 28 November 2017 Assoc Prof Chen Gang
Lee Mian Rong Fabrication and Applications of Metallic and Polymeric Smart Materials using Two-photon Lithography 1 December 2017 Assoc Prof Ling Xing Yi
Hu Zhang NOVEL LIPOPHILIC CATIONS FOR DELIVER OF MITOCHONDRIA-ACTING THERAPEUTICS 1 December 2017 Asst Prof Felipe Garcia
Wu Jingyuan DENDRITIC DNA AND ITS APPLICATION TO BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL TECHNOLOGY 8 December 2017 Asst Prof Shao Fangwei