Dr Saw Lin Oo

Dr Saw Lin Oo
PhD. (CityU, Hong Kong)
Department of Physics & Universities’ Research Centre
University of Yangon, Myanmar

Education & Research Background
-PhD (Biophysics & biomedical physics), City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2021
-PhD (Materials Science and Engineering), University of Yangon, Myanmar,2012
-MRes Physics (Materials Science and Engineering), University of Yangon,2007
-MSc Engineering Physics (Materials Science and Engineering), University of Yangon, Myanmar, 2006
-BSc Physics (Hons), University of Pyay, Myanmar,2004
Research Background
Studied cellular behaviors and single cell analysis, radiation induced cell death, cell’s morphologies and ions concentration changes. Construction of biosensors, electrochemical sensing devices and detection of biomolecules such as antigens, proteins and conjugation of RNA aptamers. Fabrication of thin films solar cells such as organic and inorganic solar cells and thermoelectric generators.


      1. Highly Sensitive and Cost-Effective Portable Sensor for Early Gastric Carcinoma Diagnosis. Saw Lin Oo; Venkatesh, Shishir; Karthikeyan, Vaithinathan; Arava, Clement M.; Pathikonda, Spoorthy; Yu, Peter K.N.; Lau, Terrence C.K.; Chen, Xianfeng; Roy, Vellaisamy A.L. 2021. Sensors 21, no. 8: 2639. https://doi.org/10.3390/s21082639, Apr 2021, In : Sensors. 21, 8, 2639.
      2. Development of a carboxyl-terminated Indium Tin Oxide electrode for improving cell adhesion and facilitating low noise, real-time impedance measurements. Abdul-Mojeed Ilyas, Md Kowsar Alam,, Jamal-Deen Musah , Saw Lin Oo, Shishir Venkatesh, Chi-Chung Yeung , Mengsu Yang , Roy Vellaisamy A. L. , Condon Lau, 4 mar 2021, (accepted/in press/filed) in : american journal of physiology – cell physiology.
      3. Gating a Single Cell: A Label-Free and Real-Time Measurement Method for Cellular Progression. Saw Lin Oo, Vaithinathan Karthikeyan, Shishir Venkatesh, Abdul-Mojeed Ilyas, Peter K. N. Yu, Terrence C.K Lau, Xianfeng Chen, Vellaisamy A.L. Roy, 21 Jan 2020, In : Analytical Chemistry. 92, 2, p. 1738-1745
      4. Optical and Electrical Properties of Antimony and Fluorine Doped Tin Oxide Thin Films. Saw Lin Oo, Zayar Thu,Than Zaw Oo, Pho Kaung, Journal of Physics and Application 11.3 (2017) 91 – 96. doi: 10.13189/ujpa.2017.110304
      5. Electrochemical Detector, Saw Lin Oo, Vellaisamy,A.L.R & LAU,C.K.T. 30 Oct 2019, (Accepted/In press/Filed) Priority No.16/668,194.
      6. Influence of an Anti-Refractive Layer on the Photovoltaic Efficiency of SiO2/Si Solar Cell. Saw Lin Oo, Myat Shwe Wah, Aye Aye Thant, Zayar Thu, Than Zaw Oo and Pho Kaung. (ICPA-8, Vietnam, ISSN 1859-4271 Page: 143-150), 2014
      7. Preparation and characterization of CdS/CdO Thin film. Myat Shwe Wah, Saw Lin Oo, Thida Lwin, Aye Aye Thant4 and Pho Kaung. (ICPA-8, Vietnam, ISSN 1859-4271 Page: 77-84), 2014
      8. Optical and electrical properties of Antimony and Fluorine doped Tin Oxide Thin films. Saw Lin Oo, Mya Mya Win , Zayar Thu , Than Zaw Oo& Pho Kaung (ICAEP-4, Hanoi, Vietnam), ISBN:978-604-913-232-2, Page: 89-97,2015.
      9. Determination of Radon concentration at Peik-Chin-Myaung Cave in Mandalay Division, Myanmar. Mya Mya Win, Saw Lin Oo, Nay Myo Tun, Saw Myint Oo, Than Win. (ICAEP-2015, Hanoi, Vietnam), ISBN:978-604-913-232-2, Page: 89-97, 2015.