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Nee, an expert on the use of computer-aided design in precision engineering as well as an augmented reality pioneer, received the US Society of Manufacturing Engineers Gold Medal in 2014 for his lifetime contributions to manufacturing research.
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Through applied research and industry collaboration, researchers at the Singapore Institute of Technology address sustainability and circularity issues in the key sectors of food, chemical and biotechnology.
Cleaner energy sources are needed now more than ever before, and Adec Thng of EnergyNova is confident that hydrogen fuel can provide for society’s energy needs.
In a world run by algorithms, Dr. Manik Varma is taking machine learning to its extremes.
Nutrition expert Professor Christiani Jeyakumar Henry spills the beans on which popular food beliefs are true and which ones should be taken with a grain of salt.
By analyzing fossil micrometeorites, or space dust, scientists can turn back time to 2.7 billion years ago.
In recognition for his contributions to manufacturing technologies, NUS Professor Andrew Nee has been awarded the 2014 SME Gold Medal.
Asian Scientist Magazine speaks to John Wood, founder of Room To Read, a remarkable social entrepreneur who has built more than 13,000 libraries to improve literacy in the developing world.
An analysis of 29 clinical trials suggests that acupuncture may be modestly better than no acupuncture or sham acupuncture for the treatment of some chronic pain.
An Australian team has created the world’s first working quantum bit based on a single atom in silicon, opening the way to ultra-powerful quantum computers of the future.