Newcastle University in Singapore

Staff Profile

Dr Zi Jie Choong

Assistant Professor


Zi Jie received his B.Eng (1st Class Honour) from Newcastle University, Singapore Campus, in 2013; and subsequently his MSc in Mechatronics (Distinction) in 2014 and PhD in Precision Manufacturing in 2018 from Newcastle University, UK. He is currently an Assistant Professor in Mechanical Design and Manufacturing Engineering at Newcastle University, Singapore.



Smart Manufacturing System Design
  • Digital Twin Creation, Process Monitoring and Predictive Maintenance
  • Data-Driven Manufacturing Process Optimisation
  • Atomistic and Multi-Scale Manufacturing Process Modelling
Any form of enquiries for potential collaborations in areas of digital manufacturing and applied artificial intelligence are welcomed.


SIT-NU Mechanical Design and Manufacturing Engineering (MDME) Program
  1. MME2142 Development in Materials and Processes
  2. MME3151 Mechatronics Systems
  3. MME3152 Robotics
  4. MME3191 Capstone Project