Category Archives: Awards

Prestigious US National Academy of Inventors (NAI) elects NUS SINAPSE Director Prof Dean Ho as Fellow
Prof Dean Ho’s groundbreaking work seeks to redefine personalised medicine. Prof Dean Ho, Provost’s Chair Professor at NUS Biomedical Engineering and NUS Pharmacology, Director of NUS SINAPSE (Singapore Institute for...
NUS Researchers Conferred ASEAN Outstanding Engineering Achievement Awards 2018 at CAFEO 36
Associate Professor Chua Kian Jon Ernest and his research team were conferred top honours at this year’s ASEAN Outstanding Engineering Achievement Awards. The awards were presented at the 36th Conference...
Gold for NUS iGEM Team 2018!
An Eco-friendly Biomanufacturing Platform That Transforms Waste to Natural Dyes In late October, the NUS iGEM team (NUSGEM 2018) participated in the Giant Jamboree of the International Genetically Engineered Machine...
A gift of two intelligent robots from Bozhon
From left: Mr Karl Chen (Bozhon), Mr Su Yanyu (Bozhon), Mr Lv Shaolin (Bozhon Chairman), Prof John Thong (Head of NUS ECE Department), Prof Li Haizhou (NUS ECE Department), Dr...
European Advanced Materials Award 2018
Prof Venkatesan, T Venky from NUS Electrical & Computer Engineering received the prestigious European Advanced Materials Award 2018 from the International Association of Advanced Materials (IAAM) in recognition of his...
LV team wins the Best Student Paper Award at ACM MM 2018
NUS Engineering PhD student Mr Jian Zhao (fifth from left), Asst Prof Jiashi Feng (sixth from left) and NUS Computing PhD student Mr Jianshu Li (fifth from right). The Learning...
Among the Top 9 at the FashionGen Challenge
At the FashionGen Challenge, NUS Electrical Engineering PhD student Kenan Emir Ak’s algorithm, which was based on deep-learning methods, ranked second overall. The FashionGen Challenge was held as part of...
A first for the NUS Environmental Engineering team at the 2018 WEF competition
The Environmental Engineering PhD students and their supervisors at the competition.  From left to right: Team leader Xu Dong, Prof Ng How Yong, Prof Hu Jiangyong, and team members Li...
ECE Team bags First Prize at 2nd International Collegiate Competition for Brain-Inspired Computing
(From left to right) ECE Team members Zhang Malu, Wu Jibin, Pan Zihan, and Chua Yansong (A*STAR collaborator) with Prof Shi Luping (the Competition Organiser) at the award ceremony The...
Best Paper Award at the ICUE2018
Assoc Prof Chua Kian Jon Ernest received the Best Paper Award at the recent IEEE-organised International Conference on Green Energy for Sustainable Development (ICUE2018). Assoc Prof Chua Kian Jon Ernest...