Dr Edison Huixiang Ang

Assistant Professor,
Nanyang Technological University

Edison Huixiang Ang



  • Nanotechnology

Job Function

  • Research, Academia


Dr. Edison H. Ang possesses a well-rounded background and a diverse skill set within the field of materials science and engineering. He completed his undergraduate studies at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore in 2012, earning his B.S. degrees. In 2017, he successfully obtained his Ph.D. from Nanyang Technological University. Following this, he expanded his experience as a Postdoctoral Fellow at the National University of Singapore from 2016 to 2017. Subsequently, he returned to Nanyang Technological University, where he served as a Research Fellow from 2017 to 2019. Additionally, in mid-2018, he took on a Visiting Scholar position at the Technical University of Munich in Germany.

Currently, Dr. Edison H. Ang holds the position of Assistant Professor at the National Institute of Education/Nanyang Technological University. His active involvement in the academic realm is evident through his participation in various memberships and editorial roles. He serves as an Editorial Board Member for the Chemical Engineering Journal and holds the position of Young Editorial Board Member for the Journal of Energy Chemistry and Collagen and Leather. Moreover, he assumes Associate Editorial Board responsibilities for Frontiers in Electronic Materials, Frontiers in Chemistry, and Frontiers in Environmental Chemistry. Dr. Ang also contributes as a Review Editorial Board Member for Frontiers in Chemical Engineering and holds an Editorial Board Member role for Scientific Reports.

Dr. Ang is widely recognized for his expertise in the field of 2D materials, and he has received numerous awards in recognition of his contributions. These awards include the 2023 Early-Career Researchers of PNAS, 2023 PIERS Young Scientists Award, 2023 The Rising Stars of Wiley (Advanced Science), 2022 AIChE SLS Young Faculty Award, 2022 NIE/NTU Excellence in Research, 2023 Emerging Investigators of the Royal Society of Chemistry (Nanoscale), 2022 SNIC-Prof Lee Soo Ying Early Career Research Award, 2022 Young Chemists of Wiley (Chemistry-A European Journal), 2022 Emerging Investigators of the Royal Society of Chemistry (Journal of Materials Chemistry A), 2022 Sabic Young Professional Award, 2022 Young Scientist Medal Award by International Association of Advanced Materials (IAAM), 2021 Vebleo Fellow Award, and 2021 Outstanding ASIAN Science Diplomat Award.

Dr. Ang actively engages as a member in various professional organizations, including The Electrochemical Society, Royal Society of Chemistry, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, and the Singapore National Institute of Chemistry. Furthermore, he maintains affiliations with institutes of higher learning, including the Singapore Centre for 3D Printing, Singapore Battery Consortium, and Singapore Membrane Consortium. His diverse experiences and extensive affiliations underscore his steadfast commitment to advancing research and knowledge within the materials science and engineering field.


Nanyang Technological University
Other Engineering
To 2017


  • AIChE Member
  • Environmental Division
  • Materials Engineering & Sciences Division
  • Separations Division