Administration Team

 

Professor KHOO, Boo Cheong, Director, email: tslhead@nus.edu.sg

Education
    • 1980: BA Hons (First Class), University of Cambridge
    • 1984: MEng, National University of Singapore
    • 1989: PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Academic Appointments
    • 1982: Senior Tutor, Dept of Mechanical Engineering, NUS
    • 1998: Associate Professor, Dept of Mechanical Engineering, NUS
    • 2006: Professor, Dept of Mechanical Engineering, NUS

Administration / Management Appointments
    • 1995 - 1998: Deputy Director, Centre for Computational mechanics
    • 1998 - 1999: Deputy Director and Director of Research,
      Insitute of High Performance Computing (IHPC), A*STAR
    • 1999 - date: International Steering Committee, HPC Asia
    • 1999 - date: Programme Co-Chair and SMA Fellow
    • 2011 - date: Director of Research, Temasek Laboratories at NUS

Research Areas
    • Near wall hot wire measurements
    • Underwater explosion and bubble dynamics
    • Flow instability
    • Microflows
    • Numerical techniques

Research Achievements
    • Papers in international refereed journals: > 200; Patents: 3 (USA)
    • Total citations: > 1800
    • H-index: 21

Awards
    • 1998: Defence Technology Prize (Team) for Underwater Shock Technology
    • 1999: Literati Club Award for Excellence
    • 2007: International Association for Mathematics and Computers in Simulations Most Successful Papers Award