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2021
01
March
2021
| 16:19 Asia/Singapore
By Prof Ooi Eng Eong, from the Emerging Infectious Diseases Programme at Duke-NUS Medical SchoolCNA Online, 1 March 2021...
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01
March
2021
| 16:16 Asia/Singapore
By Mr Marcus Chua, a Researcher and Senior Tutor at NUS Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum, Assoc Prof L. Roman Carrasco, Asst Head, Dept of Biological Sciences at NUS Faculty of Science, and Ms Audrey Tan from The Straits TimesThe Straits Times, ...
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01
March
2021
| 16:12 Asia/Singapore
Berita Harian, 1 March 2021, p4...
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01
March
2021
| 16:09 Asia/Singapore
The New Paper, 1 March 2021, p5...
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01
March
2021
| 12:53 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 1 March 2021, Life, pC3...
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February
2021
| 01:17 Asia/Singapore
Emeritus Professor Koh Kheng Lian from NUS Faculty of Law, has been named the Environmental Lawyer of the Year (ASEAN) for 2020 by the Asian Research Institute for Environmental Law (ARIEL). Prof Koh was recognised for her 25-year commitment to the E...
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03
February
2021
| 16:39 Asia/Singapore
(Photo: Jess Zhang)NUS Business Professor David De Cremer, Provost’s Chair and Professor of Management and Organisation, has been selected by London-based organisation Thinkers50 as one of 30 global management thinkers to watch in 2021.Prof De Cremer...
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19
January
2021
| 18:22 Asia/Singapore
Assistant Professor Kuldeep S. Meel from NUS School of Computing has been named one of ‘AI’s 10 to Watch’ by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Intelligent Systems journal. The list comprises 10 individuals who have demonstr...
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19
January
2021
| 18:09 Asia/Singapore
Assistant Professor Deepak Nair from the Department of Political Science at NUS Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is the joint winner of the Best Article Prize in the European Journal of International Relations (EJIR) for 2020. The prize was awarde...
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2020
22
December
2020
| 10:58 Asia/Singapore
NUS-affiliated researchers who were honoured for their outstanding achievements in science and technology are (from left to right): Prof Ranga Rama Krishnan, Prof Dario Campana, Prof Liu Jianjun, and Asst Prof John Ho. (Photos: A*STAR and Singapore C...
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19
December
2020
| 16:26 Asia/Singapore
By Lim Chong Yah Prof Julian Wright from the Dept of Economics at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, NUS College of Humanities and Sciences, and Lim Zi En, an NUS Economics graduateThe Straits Times, 19 December 2020, Opinion, pA34...
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09
December
2020
| 15:17 Asia/Singapore
Professor Lim Chwee Teck, inaugural NUSS Professor at the Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been elected as National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Fellow in recognition of his significant accomplishments, especially in the area of biomedical eng...
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04
December
2020
| 13:41 Asia/Singapore
Asst Prof Benjamin Tee (left) and the ACES teamFour projects by researchers from the NUS Faculty of Engineering were recognised with the IES Prestigious Engineering Achievement Awards 2020 at the National Engineers Day organised by the Institution of...
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04
November
2020
| 17:43 Asia/Singapore
Mr Donn Koh, Senior Lecturer from the Division of Industrial Design (DID) at the NUS School of Design and Environment, was among 17 others from various industries who was accorded the SkillsFuture Fellowship – the highest skills award for individ...
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02
November
2020
| 16:36 Asia/Singapore
Assistant Professor Brian Y. Lim from the NUS School of Computing has won the ACM IMWUT Distinguished Paper Award at the online UbiComp 2020 Conference. Asst Prof Lim was recognised for his work in analysing data from the Health Promotion Boar...
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October
2020
| 16:17 Asia/Singapore
Professor Lam Khee Poh, Dean of NUS School of Design and Environment, has been awarded the inaugural iBuildSG Distinguished Fellow award by the Building and Construction Authority (BCA). It is the highest recognition given to senior built environ...
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23
October
2020
| 23:45 Asia/Singapore
NUS Computing Distinguished Professor Ooi Beng Chin has won the 2020 ACM SIGMOD Edgar F. Codd Innovations Award for his innovative research and for devising and deploying innovative large-scale systems to manage and analyse data. The award r...
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23
October
2020
| 23:37 Asia/Singapore
NUS economists Professor Satoru Takahashi, Distinguished Professor John Quah and Associate Professor Jessica Pan have been recently elected Fellows of The Econometric Society, a prestigious international society dedicated to promoting theoretical...
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23
October
2020
| 16:58 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 23 October 2020, Home, pB3 Lianhe Zaobao, 23 October 2020, p7 ...
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22
October
2020
| 06:17 Asia/Singapore
Professor Wong Tien Yin, NUS Provost’s Chair Professor and Vice Dean, Academic & Clinical Development at Duke-NUS Medical School, is among an elite group of 100 individuals—and only the third from Singapore—to be elected to the US National Academy o...
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21
October
2020
| 16:21 Asia/Singapore
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October
2020
| 19:17 Asia/Singapore
Seven researchers from NUS have been elected Fellows of the Singapore National Academy of Science (SNAS), an organisation that has the dual remit of promoting the advancement of science and technology in Singapore, as well as representing the scient...
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October
2020
| 19:34 Asia/Singapore
Associate Professor Mandar Anil Chitre, Head of the Acoustic Research Laboratory at the Tropical Marine Science Institute, was accorded the Distinguished Technical Achievement Award by the IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society (OES) for developing robust...
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09
October
2020
| 00:55 Asia/Singapore
Associate Professor Simone Fatichi from the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the NUS Faculty of Engineering has won the Hydrologic Sciences Early Career Award for the hydrology section by American Geophysical Union, the world’s l...
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08
October
2020
| 21:01 Asia/Singapore
NUS Senior Deputy President and Provost Professor Ho Teck Hua has been named to the Board of the Government Technology Agency (GovTech). The appointment came into effect on 1 October 2020. GovTech, a statutory board under the Prime Minister’s Office...
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September
2020
| 19:46 Asia/Singapore
Assistant Professor Chen Po-Yen from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the NUS Faculty of Engineering has won two eminent awards for his innovative research into next-generation functional materials for wearable electronics ...
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September
2020
| 09:16 Asia/Singapore
Associate Professor Wang Wenru from NUS Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies has been named a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing (AAN), one of the highest honours in the nursing profession globally. Assoc Prof Wang is one of the 230 nursing l...
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28
August
2020
| 23:49 Asia/Singapore
Dr Yu Hong, Senior Research Fellow from the East Asian Institute at NUS was the recipient of the 2020 annual John and Vivian Sabel Award of the best article in the Journal of Contemporary China (JCC). The award-winning article, “Motivation behind Ch...
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August
2020
| 22:56 Asia/Singapore
Professor Chng Wee Joo has been conferred the 2020 Brian G.M. Durie Outstanding Achievement Award by the International Myeloma Foundation at the 11th Annual International Myeloma Working Group Summit held on 26 August 2020. He is the first Asian to ...
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28
July
2020
| 19:58 Asia/Singapore
By Prof Zheng Yongnian, from the East Asian Institute at NUS Lianhe Zaobao, 28 July 2020, p8 ...
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