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SUTD co-hosted Singapore Junior Chemistry Olympiad 2019

SUTD hosted >400 students from secondary schools in Singapore, during the Singapore Junior Chemistry Olympiad on 18 May 2019. It is for the first time that Chemistry Olympiad came to SUTD. During this event,  members of the Fluorescence Research Group played … Continue reading

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Twisted Intramolecular Charge Shuttle (TICS) in the News

Our work on Twisted Intramolecular Charge Shuttle (TICS) has been featured in SUTD Research News and reported in various media, such as: Eurekalert Science Daily Phys.org 中国科学报/科学网 Figure 1. (a) Schematic illustration of the twisted intramolecular charge shuttle (TICS) mechanisms; “D” … Continue reading

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Congratulations for the acceptance of Weijie’s paper by Angew. Chemie.

Families of the Fluorescence Research Group gathered at Chinatown for a sumptuous dinner in Mar 2019, to celebrate the acceptance of Weijie’s paper “Photoexcitation Induced Twisted Intramolecular Charge Shuttle (TICS)” by Angew. Chemie. Congratulations, Weijie! And thank you, our collaborators … Continue reading

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Dr. Liu was elected as the Council Member of Singapore National Institute of Chemistry

Members of the Fluorescence Research Group attended the 50th Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Golden Jubilee Celebration Dinner of the Singapore National Institute of Chemistry (SNIC) on 29 Mar 2019.  “SNIC was established in March 1970 as a national body for the chemical profession … Continue reading

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Dr. Dai Liang visited the Fluorescence Research Group.

Dr. Dai Liang from the Department of Physics at the City University of Hong Kong visited us in Jan 2019. Dr. Dai was an expert in multi-scale modeling, and we had a fruitful discussion on combining quantum chemical calculations and … Continue reading

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Welcome New Group Members

The Fluorescence Research Group welcomes its new members: Dr. Ying GAO (Visiting Researcher) and Dr. Chao WANG (Research Fellow). We welcomed our members with a hot-pot lunch in a hot country. We also look forward to delivering good research results … Continue reading

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A Pleasant Dinner for the Extended Fluorescence Research Group

The Fluorescence Research Group of SUTD and its families and friends had a wonderful dinner in May 2018. We enjoyed our night but regretted the buffet dinner was not good for losing weight.  

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Invited Talk at the 2nd Youth Scholar Forum on Fluorescent Probes and Bioimaging

Xiaogang and Weijie attended the “the 2nd Youth Scholar Forum on Fluorescent Probes and Bioimaging” (第二届荧光探针与成像青年学者研讨会) in Shanghai from 6 Apr to 8 Apr 2018. Dr. Liu delivered one invited talk on the molecular origins of ring-opening mechanisms in rhodamines … Continue reading

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Welcome visits of Dr. Liu Zhe and Mr. Nguyễn Văn Ất

Fluorescent Research Group warmly welcomed Dr. Liu Zhe from MIT (USA) and Mr. Nguyễn Văn Ất from Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (Vietnam) for visiting our group. We enjoyed conversations with our guests and look forward to seeing them again.  

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Dr. Liu Gave an Invited Talk at GWFMD

Xiaogang gave an invited talk at the Global Workshop on Functional Materials and Devices in Jan 2018. This workshop was organized by Society of Interdisciplinary Research and Institute of Advanced Studies and held at Nanyang Technological University, in Singapore. Xiaogang presented our … Continue reading

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