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AY1617 Q3

Graduate Student Seminar

6 PhD students from the Department of Mechanical Engineering will be presenting their research in a seminar series. Fellow graduate students and ME staff are invited to sit in the seminars should they be interested.


Event Details

Date: 21 February 2017, Tuesday
Time: 1.00pm to 4.30pm
Venue: LT1


Organising Committee

Asst Prof Sergei Manzhos
A/Prof Vincent Tan (Staff advisor)
Sherine Tiew (Staff advisor)



(Click on on each abstract title for more details.)

Time Programme Presenter
1.00 – 1.10pm Opening Address
Session 1
1.10 – 1.40pm Presentation 1: Design and analysis of soft grippers for hand rehabilitation Zhang Hongying
1.40 – 2.10pm Presentation 2: Engineering dielectric elastomer actuators for practical applications Hareesh Godaba
2.10 – 2.40pm Presentation 3: A soft origami robot driven by electrostatic force Li Jisen
2.40 – 3.00pm Break / Refreshments
Session 2
3.00 – 3.30pm Presentation 4: Mechanism of helicoidal structure and improve composite performance through altering orientation Liu Jialong
3.30 – 4.00pm Presentation 5: Scaling and dimensional analysis of dew point evaporative cooling Lin Jie
4.00 – 4.30pm Presentation 6: Performance Enhancement of Tri-cation and Dual-anion Mixed Perovskite Solar Cells by Au@SiO2 Nanoparticles Ye Tao