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                                                                  ONG, ZHEN HUI
                                                        Contact: +44 07395261893

Jan 2019 – present Master of Philosophy in Materials Science and Metallurgy
Cambridge University
Advisor: Professor Manish Chhowalla
Aug 2015 – Jan 2019 Bachelor of Science (First Class Honors) in Chemistry
National University of Singapore
Advisor: Associate Professor Ang Wee Han

Research Experience
Jan 2018 – Dec 2018 Undergraduate Thesis
National University of Singapore
Title: Investigating the Mode of Cell Death and Mechanism of
Action of Clinically Relevant Ruthenium Complexes
(Advisor: Associate Professor Ang Wee Han)
May 2017 – Jul 2017 Research Internship
National University of Singapore
Center for Advanced 2D Materials
Skills: Nanofabrication of 2D Heterostructures
(Advisor: Associate Professor Goki Eda)
Jan 2017 – May 2017 Undergraduate Research Opportunity in Science (UROPS)
National University of Singapore
Title: Optimizing the Selectivity for Formic Acid in the
Electrochemical Reduction of Carbon Dioxide
(Advisor: Assistant Professor Jason Yeo Boon Siang)
Mar 2013 – Apr 2014 Hwa Chong Science Students’ Research Council
Centre for Science Research & Talent Development
Title: Elucidating the Mechanisms of Tachycitin
(Advisor: Dr Sandra Tan)

Teaching Experience
Jan 2015 – Jan 2019 Private Tutor
Jun 2018 – Jul 2018 Teaching Internship at Westwood Secondary School
Jan 2015 – Jul 2015 Teaching Internship at Kent Ridge Secondary School

Awards and Scholarships
2019 Ministry of Education Masters Sponsorship
2018 NUS Science Dean’s List AY 2018/2019 Semester 1
2018 Schneider Electric Go Green in the City Case Competition Finalist
2017 NUS Science Dean’s List AY 2016/2017 Semester 2

2015 Ministry of Education Teaching Scholarship
Overseas Academic Experiences

Aug 2018 Radbound Summer School
Aug 2017 – Dec 2017 Student Exchange Programme
Georgia Institute of Technology
Feb 2017 Japan Nanotechnology Study Tour

Jul 2016 Imperial College London Summer School
Jun 2016 – Jul 2016 European Immersion Programme at CPE Lyon

Non-Academic Activities
2013 – present Grassroots Leader
Bukit Timah Youth Executive Committee
2018 NUS Salsa Dance Club

2017 Hapkido Club at Georgia Institute of Technology
2016 – 2017 NUS College of Alice and Peter Tan Dance Interest Group
2015 – 2016 NUS Latin Dance Team

Languages and Skills
• Proficient in Mandarin Chinese and English
• Proficient in Microsoft Office such as MS Word, MS PowerPoint and MS Excel
• Proficient in Adobe CS such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe
Dreamweaver, Adobe Flash, Adobe Soundbooth
• Video editing using Final Cut Pro, iMovie, and Windows Movie Maker
• Proficient in literature search using databases such as Scifinder, Reaxys, Google
Scholar, and citation using Mendeley/Endnote
• Proficient in other scientific applications such as ChemDraw, MestReNova, Graphpad