DR. Edison H. Ang

Dr. Edison H. Ang obtained his B.S degrees at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore in 2012, and his final year project was mentored by Dr. SUBRAMANIAN Tamil Selvan at Institute of Materials Research and Engineering. He completed his PhD with Prof Alex Yan Qingyu at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore in 2017. After he graduated, he joined Prof Hong Liang's and Prof CHUNG, Neal Tai-Shung's group at National University of Singapore as a Postdoctoral Fellow from 2016 to 2017. After that, he moved back to Nanyang Technological University and work in Prof Chew Jia Wei's group as Research Fellow from 2017 to 2019 and in the mid of 2018, he went to Prof Hinrichsen, Kai-Olaf's group as Visiting Scholar at the Technical University of Munich in Germany. Currently, he is working at the National Institute of Education/Nanyang Technological University as an Assistant Professor. He is also the Editorial Board Member of Chemical Engineering Journal, Young Editorial Board Member for Journal of Leather Science and Engineering and Peer Reviewer of high-impact journals like Advanced Materials, Advanced Functional MaterialsApplied Catalysis B: EnvironmentalChemical Engineering Journal, Applied EnergyACS Applied Materials & InterfacesACS Applied Energy Materials, Materials Today Chemistry, ChemosphereRenewable and Sustainable Energy ReviewsProcess Safety and Environmental ProtectionJournal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, The Chemical RecordChemSusChem, Batteries & SupercapsChemElectroChem, Science Bulletin, Applied Surface Science AdvancesSeparation and Purification Reviews,  Electrochemical Science Advances and Environmental Geochemistry and Health, and a member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, institutes of higher learning of Singapore Battery Consortium and Singapore Membrane Consortium.


Assistant Professor

Natural Sciences and Science Education

National Institute of Education Singapore

Nanyang Technological University Singapore

Email: edison.ang@nie.edu.sg

Address: 1 Nanyang Walk, Singapore 637616

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Separation and Analytical Chemistry (MLS923)

2013 - 2017

Nanyang Technological University

Interdisciplinary Graduate School, PhD.

Materials Chemistry (AAY40C/MLS924)

Physical Science for Primary Science Teaching (ASK10B/QSS50C)

2009 - 2012

Nanyang Technological University

School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, B. Sc.

Experimental Techniques in Chemistry (AAY20E)

Critical Inquiry for Chemistry (MLS921)






  • Chemistry Judge for Science Mentorship Programmes


  • Reviewer for Elsevier Publisher

  • Tsinghua Fellowship Award



  • (PI) Sustainable Development of Two-Dimensional-based Membrane through Upcycling of Plastics Wastes. Funded by MOE AcRF Tier 1 (S$99,895.20) Project ID: 6264 (Awarded 1st Nov 2022 to 31st Oct 2024)

  • (PI) Membrane Disinfection of Water. Funded by NRF (S$246,400.00) Project ID: NRF-MP-2022-0001 (Awarded 19th  Sep 2022 to 18th Sep 2024)

  • (PI) Development of Low-Cost Carbon-based Membrane Separator for Zinc-Sulfur Batteries. Funded by NIE AcRF (S$99,990.00) Project ID: RI 1/21 EAH (Awarded 3rd Feb 2022 to 1st Mar 2025)


  • (PI) 3D Printed Micro-thermoelectric Module for Urban Farming Applications. Funded by NAMIC/NTUitive (S$17,610.00) Project ID: 2020050 (Awarded on 7th Dec 2021 to 31st March 2022)

  • (PI) Zinc-ion Batteries: A Quest Beyond Conventional Lithium-ion Batteries – Funded by NIE (S$44,536.16) Project ID: NIE-SUG4/20AHX (Awarded on 19th Apr 2021 to 18th Apr 2023)

  • (Co-PI) Development of an Online Teaching, Learning and Assessment Cell Culture Laboratory Practical Package for Undergraduate and Graduate Students – Funded by I3G (S$98,370.00) Project ID: I3G 15/21/PL (Awarded on 29th Nov 2021 to 31st May 2023) 

  • (PI) 3D-Printed Electrode for High-Energy Rechargeable Batteries – Funded by NAMIC/NTUitive (S$24,000.00) Project ID: NAMIC 3/20 EAH (2020043) (Awarded on 1st Jan 2021 to 31st Mar 2021) 

  • (PI) 3D Printing Membrane for Industrial Wastewater Treatment – Funded by NAMIC/NTUitive (S$24,000.00) Project ID: NAMIC 2/20 EAH (2020042) (Awarded on 1st Jan 2021 to 31st Mar 2021) 


  • (Co-PI) 3D-Printing Technology for Flexible Rechargeable Batteries – Funded by NAMIC/NTUitive (S$24,960.00) Project ID: 2020027 (Awarded on 18th Aug 2020 to 31st Mar 2021)

Chemistry Lab Safety Course for Beginning Teachers (INS2212)

Group Endeavours In Service Learning (QED50P)

Academic Exercise: Chemistry (AAY40B)

URECA (NE9015)

Practicum (PRACT)