Articles tagged with 'Research' | National University of Singapore

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2021
06
May
2021
| 10:00 Asia/Singapore
The living organism is kept alive and healthy by an intricate network of biochemical processes. These are remarkably resilient in responding to changes in the environment, but they can sometimes go wrong. A key tenet of medicine is to understand thes...
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03
May
2021
| 09:55 Asia/Singapore
By Asst Prof Cheung Hoi Shan from the Division of Social Sciences (Psychology) at Yale-NUS College and Asst Prof Lee Jungup from the Dept of Social Work at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, NUS College of Humanities and SciencesCNA Online, 3 M...
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26
April
2021
| 14:39 Asia/Singapore
The Business Times, 26 April 2021, p6Lianhe Zaobao, 24 April 2021, p23...
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26
April
2021
| 14:04 Asia/Singapore
TODAY, 25 April 2021CNA, 25 April 20218world, 25 April 2021The Straits Times, 26 April 2021, The Big Story, Front Page and pA2Lianhe Zaobao, 26 April 2021, p2UFM100.3, 26 April 2021The New Paper, 26 April 2021, p3...
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23
April
2021
| 12:00 Asia/Singapore
The NUS Business School’s Centre for Governance and Sustainability conducted a joint study with SGX RegCo and KPMG in Singapore on “Perspectives of Financial Institutions on Sustainability Disclosures” which revealed that financial institutions in Si...
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21
April
2021
| 14:43 Asia/Singapore
UFM100.3, 20 April 2021Lianhe Zaobao, 21 April 2021, p4 ...
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21
April
2021
| 14:20 Asia/Singapore
Concrete is the most consumed man-made material on Earth. Each year, about three tonnes of concrete are used per person. While the environmental impact of man-made materials like plastics has been widely publicised for decades, the dramatic effects o...
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21
April
2021
| 11:51 Asia/Singapore
UFM100.3, 20 April 2021Lianhe Zaobao, 21 April 2021, p6Hao 96.3FM, 21 April 2021...
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21
April
2021
| 11:22 Asia/Singapore
CNA Online, 21 April 2021CNA, 21 April 2021Channel 5 News, 21 April 2021Vasantham News, 21 April 2021Hao 96.3FM, 21 April 2021...
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21
April
2021
| 10:34 Asia/Singapore
8world Online, 20 April 2021Money 893 FM, 20 April 2021Capital 95.8 FM, 20 April 2021The Straits Times, 21 April 2021, Singapore, pB4Tamil Murasu, 21 April 2021, p3...
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21
April
2021
| 09:31 Asia/Singapore
Since it began on 30 December 2020, Singapore’s vaccination programme has continued to make good progress. More than a million doses of vaccine have been administered, with around 40,000 doses now being administered per day. The vaccines were first g...
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20
April
2021
| 11:21 Asia/Singapore
Metals are one of the most widely used materials in the world - they are used in cookware, tools, electric appliances, electric wires, computer chips, jewelry and so on. With the growing demand for metal products, it is crucial to promote sustainable...
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16
April
2021
| 15:08 Asia/Singapore
While air purifiers can offer some protection against airborne diseases like COVID-19, relying on these tools as a singular bulwark is insufficient. Associate Professor Ernest Chua from NUS Mechanical Engineering breaks down how these machines work, ...
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16
April
2021
| 11:14 Asia/Singapore
Urban farming has picked up in scale and sophistication globally in recent years. Several innovative urban farming approaches have been introduced in Singapore, such as rooftop farming, optimisation of land use, the introduction of more greenery into...
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15
April
2021
| 09:48 Asia/Singapore
Professor Barry Halliwell, Tan Chin Tuan Centennial Professor at NUS Biochemistry and the Life Sciences Institute, is one of the world’s foremost experts in the field of antioxidants and free radicals. He began investigating this important research a...
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13
April
2021
| 16:55 Asia/Singapore
A recent study led by Assistant Professor Shefaly Shorey of the NUS Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies has shown that peer support from trained volunteers using mobile technology can help new mothers who are at risk of postpartum depression. Asst P...
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13
April
2021
| 12:38 Asia/Singapore
Money 89.3FM, 13 April 2021The Straits Times, 14 April 2021, Singapore, pB4TODAY, 14 April 2021Berita Harian, 14 April 2021, p3Tamil Murasu, 14 April 2021, p4...
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13
April
2021
| 09:43 Asia/Singapore
Do you find yourself spending more than usual when the weather is great? Is it a rational decision or a sentimental impulse?An NUS Business School study found that a typical consumer spends on average 1 per cent more when the weather is good and this...
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12
April
2021
| 17:28 Asia/Singapore
The Precision Public Health Asia 2021 Conference (PPH Asia 2021) took place between 7 and 9 April 2021, and brought together academics, industry stakeholders, and policymakers to explore how genomics, big data, and artificial intelligence can benefit...
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09
April
2021
| 16:56 Asia/Singapore
Climate change and its potential threats have been a key area of research for NUS. To better assess the impact of climate change on Singapore’s coastal areas, a consortium led by NUS has been appointed by national water agency PUB to develop a model ...
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09
April
2021
| 12:41 Asia/Singapore
TODAY, 9 April 2021CNA Online, 9 April 2021Channel 5 News, 9 April 20218world, 9 April 2021Channel U News, 9 April 2021Vasantham News, 9 April 2021Money 89.3FM, 9 April 2021Capital 95.8FM, 9 April 2021Hao 96.3FM, 9 April 2021Warna 94.2FM, 9 April 202...
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07
April
2021
| 17:57 Asia/Singapore
Berita Harian Online, 7 April 2021The Straits Times, 8 April 2021, The Big Story, pA5...
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07
April
2021
| 17:54 Asia/Singapore
CNA Online, 7 April 2021The Straits Times, 8 April 2021, The Big Story, pA5Lianhe Zaobao, 8 April 2021, p2Berita Harian, 8 April 2021, p14Tamil Murasu, 8 April 2021, p3...
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06
April
2021
| 13:52 Asia/Singapore
Will smart machines really replace human workers? NUS Business Centre on AI Technology for Humankind Founder and Director Prof David De Cremer and chess grandmaster Mr Garry Kasparov argue against this. They share that it is Augmented Intelligence – ...
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05
April
2021
| 10:22 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times Online, 5 April 2021...
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05
April
2021
| 08:41 Asia/Singapore
NUS has launched a new ‘Reimagine Research Initiative’ to provide seed funding for research in emerging areas, and to enable its researchers to capture opportunities in the post-COVID-19 era.The initiative provides up to S$20 million in seed funding ...
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03
April
2021
| 16:09 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 3 April 2021, Singapore, pB6Tamil Murasu, 3 April 2021, p2...
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02
April
2021
| 16:31 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 2 April 2021, Singapore, pB6...
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01
April
2021
| 15:00 Asia/Singapore
Earning a higher income makes people feel more contented, confident and have a greater sense of self-pride – this was a key finding that emerged from a recent study that was conducted by Associate Professor Eddie Tong and his team from NUS Arts and S...
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