Technology Development & Innovation


Our Focus Area


Urban Solutions and Sustainability

Ngee Ann Polytechnic has developed strong expertise in Clean Energy, Water treatment, Energy Efficient Systems, Vertical Greening, Aquaculture, Air Quality and Waste Management Systems for applications across a wide variety of industries. Our integrated solutions have helped industries with new products & services and improved their processes & operations.

Ngee Ann Polytechnic is keen to work with industry in R&D projects to drive innovation and advance technology that may be translated to products and services. The Polytechnic has diverse technical capabilities and access to different public R&D grants. Examples of R&D projects are given here.

  1. Bipolar nanoporous compact filter to remove charged matters and metals in water
  2. High throughput multi-bore hollow fiber membrane contactor for deoxygenation
  3. Low energy production of light weight, porous foam glass concrete
  4. Reusable 3-in-1 Ceramic Metal Mesh Filter for High Indoor Detoxification
  5. Concentrating food and pharmaceutical liquids with novel high-draw solutes
  6. Ultra-Wetting Graphene and Aquaporin Based Biomimetic Hollow Fiber Membranes For Low Pressure Desali

If you are interested in a collaborative R&D project with the Polytechnic and would like to discuss further, simply drop me, Dickson Phuan, an email:​ or contact me at 65-64608005.