Dr. Joachim Loo • TEDxYouth@SJI
The Frontiers of Materials: The Future of Mankind
Dr. Joachim Loo is an Associate Professor and Associate Chair (Students) in the School of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE), while holding a joint appointment in the Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering (SCELSE) – in Nanyang Technological University (NTU). His research interests lies in controlled-release, biodegradable delivery systems, including functional nanomaterials, for agricultural, biomedical, environmental, energy, food, pharmaceutical and wastewater applications, with partnerships with overseas universities (i.e. Harvard University, Imperial College London, etc.), local hospitals and multinational companies. He has published 185 research papers, three book chapters and has filed fifteen patents to his name.