Instructor Dr CHONG Yuan Yi

B.Sc. (Hons) 1st Class, National University of Singapore (2009);
Ph.D., National University of Singapore (2014)


Contact Information

Department of Chemistry, NUS 
3 Science Drive 3 
Singapore 117543
Office: S5-04-09
Tel: 6516-5148


Research Interests

Chemical Education; Nanocatalysis; Electrocatalysis

Representative Publications

  • Chong, Y. Y.; Fan, W. Y. Facile Synthesis of Single Crystalline Rhenium Trioxide (ReO3) Nanocubes with High Catalytic Efficiency for Photodegradation of Azo Dye. J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2013, 397, 18-23.
  • Chong, Y. Y.; Chow, W. Y.; Fan, W. Y. Preparation of Rhenium Nanoparticles via Pulsed-laser Decomposition and Catalytic Studies. J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2012, 369(1), 164-169.
  • Chong, Y. Y.; Goh, W. B.; Tan, S. T.; Fan, W. Y. Catalytic Rate Enhancement Observed for Alkyne Hydrocarboxylation using Ruthenium Carbonyl-capped Nanostructures. J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2010, 348(2), 559-564.
  • Kee, J. W.; Chong, C. C.; Toh, C. K.; Chong, Y. Y.; Fan, W. Y. Stoichiometric H2 Production from H2O upon Mn2(CO)10 Photolysis. J. Organomet. Chem. 2012, 724, 1-6.