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Ke Yang Elected To Institute Of Medicine

Ke Yang Elected To Institute Of Medicine

Peking Professor Ke Yang has been elected as a foreign member of the US National Academies Institute of Medicine.

Running The Treadmill Of Corporate Disclosures

Running The Treadmill Of Corporate Disclosures

SMU Assistant Professor Holly Yang studies corporate disclosures, a practice whereby companies provide earnings forecasts to guide investors and stock market analysts.

Building Models From The Bottom Up

Building Models From The Bottom Up

Assistant Professor Cheng Shih-Fen of the SMU School of Information Systems builds agent-based models to better understand complex systems and optimise their performances.

Enhancing Creativity Through Multiculturalism

Enhancing Creativity Through Multiculturalism

Associate Professor Angela Leung at the SMU School of Social Sciences finds that multicultural experience is a useful lens through which to analyse creative performance.

The Dynamics Of Building And Repairing Trust

The Dynamics Of Building And Repairing Trust

Professor Don Ferrin at SMU Lee Kong Chian School of Business studies the factors influencing trust in organisations and what happens when that trust is damaged.

Li Jinsong Wins 2014 Ho Leung Ho Lee Award

Li Jinsong Wins 2014 Ho Leung Ho Lee Award

The Chinese Academy of Sciences’ Professor Lin Jinsong has been awarded the Ho Leung Ho Lee Science and Technology Innovation Award.

Nine Asians Awarded 2014 TWAS Prizes

Nine Asians Awarded 2014 TWAS Prizes

Scientists from China, Taiwan, India and Malaysia have been recognized for their work with the 2014 TWAS Prizes.

Jiro Tsuji Awarded 2014 Tetrahedron Prize

Jiro Tsuji Awarded 2014 Tetrahedron Prize

The 2014 Tetrahedron Prize goes to “two of the most creative and influential synthetic organic chemists of our time”, Professors Jiro Tsuji and Barry Trost.

Hiroshi Hamada Wins 2014 Keio Medical Science Prize

Hiroshi Hamada Wins 2014 Keio Medical Science Prize

Two neuroscientists have been awarded this year’s Keio Medical Science Prize: Professors Hiroshi Hamada and Karl Deisseroth.

Branka Vucetic Wins Chinese Government Friendship Award

Branka Vucetic Wins Chinese Government Friendship Award

University of Sydney’s Prof. Vucetic has been given the Friendship Award for her “enthusiastic support for China’s construction and friendly co-operation.”