Science and Engineer Importance to Singapore

Singapore has boosted its water supply through water-recycling and also increased its land area by reclaiming land, all feats accomplished by engineers. And engineering will continue to be important for Singapore's future, as the country works towards becoming a smart nation and overcoming its lack of resources
Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong
(50th anniversary celebration of the IES)



Jun Long LIM has been serving in the public sector since 2010. He is a third generation Singaporean whom served National Service in the RSAF, and holds a Honours degree from Nanyang Technological University (NTU), and a diploma from Singapore Polytechnics (SP).


Jun Long LIM (LIM Jun Long; LIM J. L.; J. L. LIM) is a engineer for a statutory board of the Singapore Government. He has held various appointments and roles throughout his employment with the statutory board.

Appointments / managerial roles

  • Strategic planning manager
  • Deputy lab head
  • Co-Investigator / Co-Principal Investigator

Engineering / operational roles

  • Research officer
  • Research engineer
  • Senior Research engineer
  • Export control coordinate officer and
  • Data Assets Administrator and

He graduated with a B.Eng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE) from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in 2010, and is concurrently a photonics field PhD Candidate at NTU. He also graduated a Diploma in Electronic, Computer & Communication Engineering (DECC) from Singapore Polytechnics (SP) in 2005.

Jun Long has published over 20 book article, journal and conference publications (citation >300) and has given talks at Singapore's IHL institutes. Mr. Lim's current research focuses on photonics (fiber optics), robotics (autonomous), and botany (applied). Since 2010, he has been an advisor (>10 final year year students) at one of Singapore's top university, and a mentor/ supervisor (>15 students) for the Science Mentorship Programmes (SMP).

He is bilingual in English and Chinese, and has limited French proficiency. He grew up and educated in a bilingual environment from young.

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General Name Card

Statutory Board
Singaporean Researcher

Mailing Address

Att: LIM Jun Long
1 Fusionopolis Way

Contact Information

Tel: +65 6408 2363
Fax: +65 6776 1378

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