NUS scientists win national honours for research excellence
Top researchers in NUS have been recognised for their outstanding contributions to the advancement of science and technology in Singapore. Professor Ivy Ng from Duke-NUS Medical School (Duke-NUS) and NUS Medicine was conferred the President’s Science and Technology Medal; Professor Wang Linfa from Duke-NUS received the President’s Science Award; and Associate Professor Too Heng-Phon from NUS Medicine received the President’s Technology Award. Assistant Professor Yvonne Gao from NUS Science and the Centre for Quantum Technologies was presented with the Young Scientist Award.
Presented by Singapore President Halimah Yacob on 10 December 2021, these are top honours conferred upon research scientists and engineers in Singapore whose work has resulted in significant scientific, technological or economic benefits for the country.