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2020
24
November
2020
| 07:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Professor Ho Puay Peng, Head of the Department of Architecture at NUS Design and Environment, discussed the framework in which the conservation status plans for Golden Mile Complex was made and how the community can embrace the framework objectively....
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23
November
2020
| 08:11 Europe/Amsterdam
The Straits Times, 23 November 2020, Science, pB10...
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23
November
2020
| 02:25 Europe/Amsterdam
Two original pages from the handwritten draft of Darwin’s On the Origin of Species, along with rare letters, and never-before-seen reading notes are to be added to Darwin OnlineAn extraordinary collection of priceless manuscripts of naturalist Charle...
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20
November
2020
| 01:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Bees play the crucial role of pollination in natural habitats and in crops important to humans. However, there is sparse data about the distribution of bee species around the world. This lack of information affects our ability to deal with bee popula...
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18
November
2020
| 11:20 Europe/Amsterdam
Researchers from NUS have been placed among the world’s most highly cited. This is according to the newly unveiled list of Highly Cited Researchers™ 2020 by Clarivate.The hotly anticipated annual list identifies researchers who demonstrate significan...
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18
November
2020
| 07:34 Europe/Amsterdam
The Straits Times Online, 18 November 2020The New Paper, 18 November 2020, p4...
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16
November
2020
| 03:16 Europe/Amsterdam
For decades, scientists and doctors have been searching for a cure for cancer. Now, researchers from the Cancer Science Institute of Singapore (CSI Singapore) at NUS have taken a significant step forward with a new concept that could ultimately resul...
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14
November
2020
| 09:27 Europe/Amsterdam
Lianhe Zaobao, 14 November 2020, p2Hao 96.3FM, 14 November 2020...
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13
November
2020
| 02:37 Europe/Amsterdam
The Healthy Longevity Global Grand Challenge founded by the US National Academy of Medicine (NAM) is a worldwide initiative to accelerate innovation that improves physical, mental, and social well-being for people as they age.The Challenge comprises ...
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11
November
2020
| 08:28 Europe/Amsterdam
The Business Times Online, 10 November 2020CNA, 10 November 2020Channel 5 News, 10 November 2020CNA938, 10 November 2020Money 89.3FM, 10 November 2020Capital 95.8FM, 10 November 2020Hao 96.3FM, 10 November 2020Warna 94.2FM, 10 November 2020The Strait...
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10
November
2020
| 11:22 Europe/Amsterdam
The Straits Times, 10 November 2020, Tech, pB6 & pB7...
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10
November
2020
| 07:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Many smartphone applications, such as speech-to-text program and Google Assistant, are powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI). Companies also use AI to improve marketing strategies, recommend products and services to users, or even generate predicti...
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09
November
2020
| 07:39 Europe/Amsterdam
CNA, 9 November 2020Channel 5 News, 9 November 20208world, 9 November 2020Channel U News, 9 November 2020Suria News Online, 9 November 2020Suria News, 9 November 2020Vasantham News Online, 9 November 2020Vasantham News, 9 November 2020Money 89.3FM, 9...
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06
November
2020
| 12:12 Europe/Amsterdam
The Straits Times, 6 November 2020, The Big Story, pA12...
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04
November
2020
| 02:45 Europe/Amsterdam
Automating the collection and presentation of healthcare data is crucial in the fight against COVID-19 – it adds capacity to screening efforts by automating routine tasks, thereby allowing frontline staff such as dormitory operators and healthcare wo...
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02
November
2020
| 03:24 Europe/Amsterdam
Real-time health monitoring and sensing abilities of robots require soft electronics, but a challenge of using such materials lies in their reliability. Unlike rigid devices, being elastic and pliable makes their performance less repeatable. The vari...
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29
October
2020
| 09:59 Europe/Amsterdam
The NUS research team led by Associate Professor Yan Ning (left) and Assistant Professor Zhou Kang (right) has developed an integrated upcycling process to produce high-value amino acids from waste materials The shells of crustaceans and wood waste ...
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25
October
2020
| 12:54 Europe/Amsterdam
Money 89.3FM, 23 October 2020 Capital 95.8FM, 23 October 2020 Hao 96.3FM, 23 October 2020 UFM 100.3, 23 October 2020 Lianhe Zaobao, 24 October 2020, p7 Tamil Murasu, 24 October 2020, p3 The Sunday Times, 25 October 2020, Home, pA12 ...
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23
October
2020
| 17:37 Europe/Amsterdam
These three NUS Economics researchers were newly elected as Fellows of the prestigious Econometric Society NUS economists Professor Satoru Takahashi, Distinguished Professor John Quah and Associate Professor Jessica Pan have been recently elec...
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22
October
2020
| 11:31 Europe/Amsterdam
https://news.nus.edu.sg/research/new-global-alliance-unified-programming-standards-smart-ports...
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22
October
2020
| 11:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Common standards will accelerate digitalisation and unify operations of global maritime and port industries The Centre of Excellence in Modelling and Simulation for Next Generation Ports (C4NGP) under NUS Engineering is collaborating with 12 interna...
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20
October
2020
| 15:10 Europe/Amsterdam
The Straits Times Online, 20 October 2020 TODAY, 20 October 2020 CNA Online, 20 October 2020 ...
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20
October
2020
| 14:20 Europe/Amsterdam
https://news.nus.edu.sg/research/air-pollution-drives-food-delivery-consumption-and-plastic-waste...
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20
October
2020
| 13:55 Europe/Amsterdam
A photo of Beijing’s skyline on a polluted day. The study revealed that poor outdoor air is a strong push factor in consumers’ use of food delivery services in China When the air outside is bad, office workers are more likely to order food del...
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20
October
2020
| 13:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Breathonix is founded by Dr Jia Zhunan (left) and Mr Du Fang (middle). With them is NUS Deputy President (Innovation & Enterprise) Professor Freddy Boey (right).Breathonix Pte Ltd, a spin-off company from NUS, has developed an easy-to-use breath test...
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20
October
2020
| 13:50 Europe/Amsterdam
Breathonix is founded by Dr Jia Zhunan (left) and Mr Du Fang (middle). With them is NUS Deputy President (Innovation & Enterprise) Professor Freddy Boey (right).Breathonix Pte Ltd, a spin-off company from NUS, has developed an easy-to-use breath test...
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14
October
2020
| 11:29 Europe/Amsterdam
These seven NUS researchers were newly elected as Fellows of the Singapore National Academy of Science. Seven researchers from NUS have been elected Fellows of the Singapore National Academy of Science (SNAS), an organisation that has the dual remit...
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13
October
2020
| 17:36 Europe/Amsterdam
Money 89.3FM, 13 October 2020 The Business Times, 14 October 2020, p4 Lianhe Zaobao, 14 October 2020, p22 ...
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08
October
2020
| 14:29 Europe/Amsterdam
The Straits Times Online, 8 October 2020 TODAY, 8 October 2020 CNA Online, 8 October 2020 CNA, 8 October 2020 Channel 5 News, 8 October 2020 8world, 8 October 2020 Channel U News, 8 October 2020 Suria News Online, 8 October 2020 Vasantham News, 8 Oc...
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