Asst Prof Lum Yanwei receives the ASEAN-ROK Award
Assistant Professor Lum Yanwei from NUS Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering has won the ASEAN-ROK Award for Excellence in Science, Technology and Innovation in the NEXT ASEAN Innovator category.
This annual award is supported by the Republic of Korea (ROK), the Science and Technology Policy Institute (STEPI), and the ASEAN Committee of Science, Technology and Innovation (COSTI) to encourage young scientists and engineers to contribute further on research in the area of Science, Technology and Innovation.
Asst Prof Lum is also Singapore National Research Foundation Fellow (Class of 2022) under the NUS Presidential Young Professorship. His research focuses on renewable energy, in particular, electrochemistry, which is important for hydrogen production, carbon dioxide conversion to chemicals and energy storage in batteries: technologies that are vital for building a sustainable and green future.