Academic Profile : Faculty

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Assoc Prof Wei Lei
Associate Professor, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Assistant Chair (Research), School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE)
Director, Centre for Optical Fibre Technology, School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE)
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Dr. Lei Wei received the B.E. degree in Electrical Engineering from Wuhan University of Technology (China) in 2005; and the Ph.D. degree in Photonics Engineering from Technical University of Denmark (Denmark) in 2011. Then he joined the Research Laboratory of Electronics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA) as a postdoctoral associate. In 2014, he joined the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore as a Nanyang Assistant Professor. In 2019, he was promoted to Associate Professor with tenure. He serves as the Director of Centre for Optical Fibre Technology (COFT). His main research interests are fiber-based devices, multi-functional fibers, bio-fiber interfaces, and in-fiber energy generation and storage.
  • Chemistry-Independent, Fluid-Instability-Mediated and Scalable In-Fiber Manufacturing of Multi- Material Structured Particles
  • IDMxS PI Account - Wei Lei
  • Institute for Digital Molecular Analytics and Science (IDMxS)
  • P2.1 Artificial Muscles Enabled Robotic Arms with fully integrated Sensing and Actuation
  • Self-Healing and Stretchable Optical Fibers for Wearable Distributed Strain Sensing
  • Single-Crystal Semiconductor Fibers for Wearable Optoelectronics