TECH EXPERT
Liang Kin Onn

Liang Kin Onn

Deputy Manager

Centre of Innovation for Electronics & IoT (COI-EIoT), Nanyang Polytechnic

EXPERTISE:
Electronics - Product Design & Development, Prototype Build, Test & Verification/Clinical Trials
Infocomm - Product Design & Development, Prototype Build, Test & Verification/Clinical Trials
LOCATION:
Singapore

BIOGRAPHY

Liang Kin Onn is Deputy Manager at Centre of Innovation for Electronics & IoT (COI-EIoT), responsible for providing project consultancy and innovation development services for the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). Kin Onn is an IoT practitioner with over 20 years of working experience in wireless embedded system design, architecting cloud-based edge systems and full-stack software integration.

Prior to joining COI-EIoT, he spent over 6 years working for Motorola, Philips and Infineon before leaving to join a startup for another 9 years where he led a team to design and develop firmware for mobile phones.

PORTFOLIO

Smart LED Lighting System for Urban Farming

Translated a licensed patent and co-developed with a local startup a smart LED lighting system that delivers a specific spectrum of lights uniformly for different types of plants. The project involved design and development of an MCU-based wireless LED control sub-system, and a gateway that manages the sub-systems and facilitates communication with backend server for downloading of "recipe" (formulation to grow different plants).


Expertise Provided
  • Infocomm - Product Design & Development, Prototype Build, Test & Verification/Clinical Trials
  • Electronics - Product Design & Development, Prototype Build, Test & Verification/Clinical Trials
Digitalisation of Robot Palletiser System

Co-designed and developed an industrial IoT platform for a robot palletizer system together with an automation systems company. The project involved designing a digitalization architecture of the robot palletizer system, integration of IIoT sensors, edge gateway development, and building a scalable cloud-based analytics platform for data visualization and preventive/predictive maintenance.


Expertise Provided
  • Infocomm - Product Design & Development, Prototype Build, Test & Verification/Clinical Trials
  • Electronics - Product Design & Development, Prototype Build, Test & Verification/Clinical Trials
RELATED TECH EXPERT
Howard Low

Energy
Infocomm

Dr Yeo Boon Sain

Infocomm
Electronics

Hong Ling Tim

Electronics
Healthcare

Dr Malcolm Smith

Electronics

Dr Ng Kian Ann

Electronics

A/Prof Ma Fan Yung

Electronics

Felicia Chin Yoke Lin

Electronics

Dr Koh Niak Wu

Infocomm
Manufacturing

Oh Tiong Keng

Infocomm
Electronics

Prof Josep Pou

Energy
Electronics