NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering

YAP Choon Hwai

Research Areas
Brief Description of Research
1. Biosolid and Biofluid Mechanics
1. Fluid Mechanics and Mechanobiology of Embryonic Hearts
2. Fluid Mechanics of Human Fetal Hearts in Health and During Congenital Malformations
3. Placenta Biomechanics during Intrauterine Growth Restriction
4. Novel Techniques for Reducing Blood Damage in Cardiovascular Medical Devices
5. Soft Active Polymers (Dielectric Elastomers) as Artificial Heart Pumps