Name: Yong Shen Chua

Nationality: Malaysian

Date of Birth: 1984.9.4


Education Experiences:
2011-2014: post doctorate, 1901, DICP
2007-2011: Postgraduate (PhD) in Chemistry, National University of Singapore.
- Materials for Hydrogen Storage
2002-2006: Bachelor of Science (Industrial Chemistry), Technology University of Malaysia
- Dean's list - 2002 to 2006
- Dean's Award in 37th. Convocation, 2006

Research interests:
(1) Postgraduate University Name: National University of Singapore
      Project Title: Materials for Hydrogen Storage
      Description: Investigation of potential hydrogen storage materials which can safely and efficiently                             store hydrogen for both onboard and off board applications.
    i) Use of complex hydride (LiAlH4) and ammonia borane (NH3BH3) as one of the reactants in                   hydrogen storage investigation.
    ii) Synthesis of new B-N based high H2 content hydrogen storage materials.
    iii) Exploring new reversible H2 storage materials.
(2) Summer Research Progrom
Participate in Summer Research Institute (SRI) program in Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL).

Publication / Award / Presentation:
2007: Poster presentation in Singapore International Chemical Conference 5 (SICC-5).
2009: Poster presentation in 1st Singapore Hong Kong Bilateral Graduate Student Congress in Chemical Science (Best Poster Award)
2009: Poster presentation in 2009 MRS Fall Meeting (Boston)

(1)Y.S. Chua, G.T. Wu, Z.T. Xiong, A. Karkamkar, J.P. Guo, M.X. Jian, M.W. Wong, T. Autrey, P. Chen Chemical Communications. DOI: 10.1039/c0cc01260b
(2)Y.S. Chua, G.T. Wu, Z.T. Xiong, T. He, P. Chen Chemistry of Materials 2009, 21, 4899.
(3)Z.T. Xiong, Y.S. Chua, G.T. Wu, L. Wang, M.W. Wong, T. Autrey, T. Kemmitt, P. Chen Dalton Transactions 2010, 22, 3.
(4)Z.T.Xiong, Y.S. Chua, G.T. Wu, W.L. Xu, P. Chen, W. Shaw, A. Karkamkar, J. Linehan, T. Smurthwaite, T. Autrey Chemical Communications 2008, 5595.
(5)Z.T. Xiong, G.T. Wu, Y.S. Chua, J.J. Hu, T. He, W.L. Xu, P. Chen Energy & Environmental Science 2008, 1, 360.
(6)X.L. Zheng, W.L Xu, Z.T. Xiong, Y.S. Chua, G.T. Wu, S. Qin, H. Chen, P. Chen Journal of Material Chemistry 2009, 19, 8426.
(7)J.J. Hu, Y.F. Liu, G.T. Wu, Z.T. Xiong, Y.S. Chua, P. Chen Chemistry of Materials 2008, 20, 4398.
(8)X.L. Zheng, Z.T. Xiong, S.Qin, Y.S. Chua, H. Chen, P. Chen International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 2008, 33, 3346.

Leisure activities: badminton, tennis, volleyball, bowling