NUS is a world-leading university at the forefront of academic research, facilitating collaboration and promoting innovation. Our aim is to solve real-world problems to advance society.
NUS engineers develop eco-friendly technique to upcycle metal waste into multi-purpose aerogels
| 11:21 Asia/Singapore
Metals are one of the most widely used materials in the world - they are used in cookware, tools, …
Putting together the pieces of a microscopical jigsaw
| 13:43 Asia/Singapore
The ability to put different pieces together to solve a problem comes naturally to Professor Thorsten Wohland, Director of the NUS Centre for BioImaging Sciences (CBIS), and Vice-Dean for Research and Space at the NUS Faculty of Science.Prof Wohland …
A fascination with the deep
| 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 …
COVID-19 vaccines explained
| 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 …
Can air purifiers help to fight COVID-19?
| 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, …