Dr Kevin SC Kuang is presently an Assistant Professor in the department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, National University of Singapore. He is active in the research areas of smart structures, advanced composites, structural health monitoring, wireless remote sensing and sensor technology in particular optical fibre-based sensors. He graduated with a 1st class honours in Mechanical Engineering from the Leeds University, UK and a PhD degree from the University of Liverpool, UK, in Materials Science and Engineering. He has published over 40 papers in international journals and conferences and has received more than 350 citations and an h-index of 9. He is listed in the Marquis\' Who\'s Who in the World, Who\'s Who in Science and Engineering and Who\'s Who in Asia.