1991 to 1994 - DSO National Laboratories (Research Engineer).
1991 - 1st Class Honours (NUS), 2nd Prize (Honours Thesis) & 3rd Prize (Electrical Engineering) (see certs below).
1979-1984 - Raffles Institution (Student).
Unlike Mr. Phang and his ex-colleagues, most tutors remember only the schools they taught at, but not those that they studied at (please Google).
Mr. Phang is thus able to empathise with unlucky students who are brighter than their teachers.
"Research also showed that students unlucky enough to have a succession of poor teachers lagged behind. If the teacher is second-best, the students will still suffer."
Prof. Lee Sing Kong, Director, NIE (The Straits Times Jun 1, 2011)
Besides a First-Class Honours Degree, Mr. Phang and his students have achieved many other 'Firsts' (see below).
Mr. Phang is greatly honoured to be the preferred brand for the most serious physics students in Singapore.
And students who think it's about time to get serious.
1. Wang Fanming RI (NMO Champion 2010); 2. Matthew Shi RI (SJPO Gold Medallist 2014/15); 3. Xavier Lim RI (SJPO Gold Medallist 2013); 4. Teddy Ong NUS High (SJPO Gold Medallist 2013/14/15); 5. Theodore Yoong HCI (SJPO Gold Medallist 2012)
Ding TianYao received 1 of 12 Gold Medals at the SJPO and also topped the General Round