University of Nottingham Malaysia
Faculty of Engineering

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Sing Poh Toh

Assistant Professor,


  • workRoom BB28 Block B
    Malaysia Campus
    Jalan Broga
    43500 Semenyih
    Selangor Darul Ehsan
  • work+6 (03) 8924 8628
  • fax+6 (03) 8924 8017


Dr. Toh's research interest is on one of the known no-go theorem in quantum physics, i.e. Kochen-Specker theorem which stating that the only hidden variable theories allowed by quantum physics are contextual ones. Besides, he is also interested on the research about the thinking skills used in physics learning. Dr. Toh is a former physics education columnist who began writing an education column two years ago (March 2020) for Oriental Daily till now. He has more than 20 years of teaching experiences and serves Department of Foundation in Engineering since 2009.

Teaching Summary


ENGFF041 Thermal Physics and Circular Motion

ENGFF047 Mathematics for Engineers


Thermal Physics A

Thermal Physics B

Mechanics A

Research Summary

Present: Thinking skills in physics learning.

Past: No-go theorem in quantum physics

Selected Publications

Faculty of Engineering

University of Nottingham Malaysia
Jalan Broga, 43500 Semenyih
Selangor Darul Ehsan

telephone: +6 (03) 8924 8000
fax: +6 (03) 8924 8001

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