Technical Symposium

Date: 26 October 2017, Thursday

Time: 9am - 5pm

Venue: Max Atria, OPAL Room 101

Visitor Registration is Now Closed.

About

Welcome to the inaugural Surface Engineering for Research & Industrial Applications (SERIA) Technical Symposium 2017 organised by Singapore Surface Engineering Association (SSEA) and Sphere Exhibits Pte Ltd (a subsidiary of Singapore Press Holdings) that will co-locate the 4th edition of Manufacturing Solutions Expo (MSE) 2017.
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SSEA is pleased to curate the insightful Technical Symposium and Industry Workshop this October to the fellow industry practitioners to join this learning event to better understand the future trends and technologies used in this changing landscape of Surface Engineering sector.
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More than 10 key opinion leaders across the regions will share abstracts dealing with recent findings as well as new applications. The full day programme focuses on commercialisation of inventions and creations where industrial challenges will be shared addressing the impact of disruptive technology across the Surface Engineering sector.

    Topics to be discussed:

    • Reflections on Changes
    • Versatility of Sol-gel Based Functional Coatings
    • Additives in Al Anodizing and Fatigue Resistance Improvement
    • The Use of Nano-scale Cirrus Dopant™ to Improve Existing Coatings
    • Surface Engineering Technologies for Micro Electro Mechanical Sensor Fabrication
    • Formation of Ge/Ge-oxides Heterostructure in Air
    • Optical and Chemical Stability of Nano-Gold Coating System
    • Development of Industry-Centric Thin Film Coating System
    • A Robotic Platform for Masking and Painting
    • Vacuum Technology and Applications

    Technical Symposium Programme

    Thursday, 26 October 2017, Max Atria, OPAL Room 101
    8:30am

    Welcome and Registration

    Badge collection at Max Atria, Level 1, OPAL Room 101

    9:00am

    Welcome Address:

    Mr CP Kam

    President
    Singapore Surface Engineering Association (SSEA)
    Singapore
    9:15am

    Keynote Address: Reflections on Changes

    Mr Clive M. Whittington

    Managing Director
    C.M.Whittington & Associates Ltd
    Hong Kong & Melbourne

    10:00am

    The Use of Nano-scale Cirrus Dopant™ to Improve Existing Coatings

    Mr Glen Slater

    Cirrus Materials Science
    New Zealand

    10:30am

    Networking Tea Break

    10:45am

    Surface Engineering Technologies for Micro Electro Mechanical Sensor Fabrication

    Dr Ranganathan Nagarajan

    MEMS-Process Integration
    Globalfoundries
    Singapore

    11:15am

    Versatility of Sol-gel Based Functional Coatings

    Dr Linda Wu Yongling

    Surface Technology Group
    SIMTech, A*STAR
    Singapore
    11:45am

    Formation of Ge/Ge-oxides Heterostructure in Air

    Dr Edwin Ong Bin Leong

    Singapore Synchrotron Light Source and Department of Physics,
    National University of Singapore
    Singapore
    12:15pm

    Networking Luncheon

    1:30pm

    Visit MSE 2017

    2:00pm

    Vacuum Technology and Applications

    Mr Ashok Rajagopalan

    Vacuum Techniques Pvt. Ltd.
    Bangalore, India
    2:30pm

    A Robotic Platform for Masking and Painting

    Mr Christopher David Mason

    Advanced Remanufacturing and Technology Centre (ARTC),
    A*STAR
    Singapore
    3:00pm

    Additives in Al Anodizing and Fatigue Resistance Improvement

    Dr Dong Xuecheng

    Surface Technology Group
    SIMTech, A*STAR
    Singapore

    3:30pm

    Networking Tea Break

    3:45pm

    Optical and Chemical Stability of Nano-Gold Coating in Air

    Dr Ong Sheau Wei

    Department of Physics,
    National University of Singapore
    Singapore
    4:15pm

    Development of Industry-Centric Thin Film Coating System

    Dr Gopala Krishnan

    Department of Physics,
    National University of Singapore
    Singapore
    5:15pm

    End of Technical Symposium

    Continue Industry Workshop on 27 Oct 2017

    The programme is updated as of 26 Sep 2017 and subject to changes.

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