Aung Ko Ko KYAW

Associate Professor Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Aung Ko Ko Kyaw joined the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Southern University of Science and Technology as an Associate Professor in August 2017. He received B.Eng. degree with first class honours in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU) in 2007 and was accepted for direct PhD program at NTU. He received PhD degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from NTU in 2012. He began his post-doctoral fellow career at the laboratory of Nobel Laureate Prof Alan Heeger at University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) under A*STAR International Fellowship Program. While working at UCSB, he also joined Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research in Germany as a visiting scientist in 2013. He returned to Singapore in 2014 and worked as a Scientist at Institute of Materials Research and Engineering of A*STAR until 2017. He has published more than 60 papers in peer-reviewed journals, three book chapters and filed five patents in the research area of organic/molecular materials and devices. Among them, 10 papers have citation over 100 times and 10 papers are published in journal with impact factor more than 10. He has a total citation of 4800 and H-index of 31 (Source: Google Scholar).

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Organic/molecular materials and devices for energy harvesting, display and artificial skin

Wearable electronics on Flexible/Stretchable Platform

Material processing for highly ordered conjugated polymers

Perovskite crystal growth for optoelectronic devices


Introduction to Semiconductor Devices、Fundamentals of Photovoltaics

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13th Batch of SUSTech Distinguished Young Scholars recipients, 2017

A*STAR Investigatorship 2014 (final list)

Green Talents 2012, awarded by Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Germany (BMBF)

A*STAR International Fellowship

PhD prize in Environmental and Sustainability Research

A*STAR Graduate Scholarship

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