Articles tagged with 'Research' | National University of Singapore

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2021
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February
2021
| 10:21 Asia/Singapore
X-ray imaging is widely used in areas such as healthcare and forensic science, but existing X-ray machines are unable to capture curved three-dimensional (3D) objects at high resolution, and they are also relatively expensive. Now, an international t...
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23
February
2021
| 15:28 Asia/Singapore
Researchers from NUS Design and Environment and Yale-NUS College have joined hands with ETH Zurich and other Singapore universities to embark on Future Cities Lab Global (FCL Global) – an international, interdisciplinary research collaboration that a...
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20
February
2021
| 19:47 Asia/Singapore
CNA Online, 20 February 20218world, 20 February 2021Channel U News , 20 February 2021Suria News Online, 20 February 2021Vasantham News, 20 February 2021...
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16
February
2021
| 09:23 Asia/Singapore
Dr Zeehan Jaafar, a lecturer at NUS Biological Sciences, loves the rich and mysterious oceans. She learnt at a young age that in addition to providing a home for the diverse organisms she loves, marine ecosystems also provide food, medicines, and per...
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14
February
2021
| 09:00 Asia/Singapore
Valentine’s Day is the annual occasion for people to do something extra-special to express their love for their other halves, usually with flowers, a card and a meal.Animals, too, have their own colourful repertoire of courtship tactics. And the plac...
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13
February
2021
| 09:11 Asia/Singapore
Scientists from Duke-NUS Medical School in collaboration with Chulalongkorn University have shown that bats and pangolins in Southeast Asia harbour SARS-CoV-2-related coronaviruses.The new study, published in Nature Communications, is the first to re...
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11
February
2021
| 17:06 Asia/Singapore
By Prof Tommy Koh, Ambassador-at-Large at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Rector of Tembusu College at NUSThe Straits Times, 11 February 2021, Opinion, pA20...
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09
February
2021
| 10:00 Asia/Singapore
Using huge, monstrous machines to make tiny and intricate things sounds counterintuitive or even counterproductive. But at the Singapore Synchrotron Light Source (SSLS) of NUS, this represents the cutting edge of technology. It enables the SSLS to no...
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08
February
2021
| 13:20 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 8 February 2021, Science, pB8...
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08
February
2021
| 13:11 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 8 February 2021, Science, pB9...
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08
February
2021
| 12:56 Asia/Singapore
Lianhe Zaobao, 8 February 2021, p8Hao 96.3FM, 8 February 2021...
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05
February
2021
| 09:46 Asia/Singapore
| By Professor Koh Lian Pin and Debby Ng |Each year, over a billion people celebrate the Lunar New Year worldwide. It’s a centuries-old festival that celebrates familial bonds, and is an opportunity to connect with and gift blessings to loved ones.Al...
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04
February
2021
| 14:35 Asia/Singapore
Today’s digital world generates vast amounts of data every second. Hence, there is a need for memory chips that can store more data in less space, as well as the ability to read and write that data faster while using less energy.Researchers from the ...
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03
February
2021
| 15:08 Asia/Singapore
Home owners, especially those staying in noisy districts, can look forward to greater living comfort with a new invention by researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) School of Design and Environment (SDE) that reduces outdoor noise...
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03
February
2021
| 08:33 Asia/Singapore
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 is the only repre...
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02
February
2021
| 10:17 Asia/Singapore
For vegetables to grow well, it is not enough to just give them sunlight and water. They need a whole community of micro-organisms to help them grow healthily.Now, a team of researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS), led by Associat...
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01
February
2021
| 17:57 Asia/Singapore
Lianhe Zaobao, 1 February 2021, p5...
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01
February
2021
| 17:32 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 1 February 2021, Science, pB11...
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01
February
2021
| 16:23 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 1 February 2021, Science, pB10...
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29
January
2021
| 17:53 Asia/Singapore
With the emergence of highly infectious coronavirus variants, along with a rise in the number of COVID-19 cases in Singapore, having good protection against possible infection is an area of concern to many. NUS experts Professor Teo Yik Ying and Asso...
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29
January
2021
| 14:17 Asia/Singapore
Singapore has warmed notably since the mid-1970s when rapid urbanisation took place, at a rate of 0.25 degrees Celsius per decade according to the Meteorological Service Singapore. The rate is higher than the global average rate of 0.17 degree Celsiu...
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29
January
2021
| 10:00 Asia/Singapore
Researchers from Duke-NUS Medical School have found that the COVID-19 pandemic causes anxiety or depression in a third of adults, and that women, younger adults, and those of lower socioeconomic status are more susceptible. Their findings raise aware...
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28
January
2021
| 16:25 Asia/Singapore
NUS has long-standing ties with universities in the German city of Berlin and academics from both sides should tap on these links to further their research, a recent webinar heard.Joint calls and events are in the works, with the aim of allowing rese...
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28
January
2021
| 12:59 Asia/Singapore
Capital 95.8FM, 28 January 2021UFM100.3, 28 January 2021Hao 96.3FM, 28 January 2021Lianhe Zaobao, 29 January 2021, p23...
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28
January
2021
| 11:03 Asia/Singapore
“The review was happening as we were generating the data. That’s how we shortened what would have taken three years or so into about four months. And I think that’s how all the other companies like Pfizer, Moderna and AstraZeneca moved as well.”At th...
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28
January
2021
| 10:00 Asia/Singapore
Blood is vital to life, and a healthy body replenishes worn-out blood cells with new ones throughout one’s lifetime. If something goes wrong with this process, serious illness will result.Researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) ha...
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28
January
2021
| 09:11 Asia/Singapore
Lianhe Zaobao, 28 January 2021, p12...
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26
January
2021
| 11:13 Asia/Singapore
The Straits Times, 26 January 2021, Tech, pB6...
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26
January
2021
| 08:31 Asia/Singapore
Singapore is in the midst of its Smart Nation transformation, and researchers at the National University of Singapore (NUS) have a new invention that could take it a big step forward.It is a network of smart electrical sockets controlled by a central...
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