Assoc Prof Shaffique Adam from NUS Physics and Prof Yang Hyunsoo from NUS Electrical and Computational Engineering discuss the innovative research they plan to undertake with their recently awarded research grants.
New research from CSI Singapore revealed a genetic variant in a gene called MET that is responsible for more aggressive growth of head and neck, and lung cancers in Asian populations.
NUS and IBM embarked on a three-year collaboration, the first of its kind in Southeast Asia, to find ways to use quantum computing to solve real-world problems and train quantum scientists. NUS researchers will now have access to 15 of IBM's powerful quantum computing systems via a cloud service.
Two NUS experts weigh in on Singapore's measures to encourage the switch to electric vehicles as it takes steps to address climate change.
Professor Wang Linfa and Assistant Professor Danielle Anderson from Duke-NUS Medical School speak about the breakthroughs and challenges they have faced in tackling COVID-19.
Professor Koh Lian Pin, an award-winning conservation scientist, will join NUS Biological Sciences to start a new research centre to develop nature-based solutions to inform climate policies, strategies and actions.
A new maritime trap-jaw ant species, Odontomachus litoralis, has been recently discovered in Singapore mangroves. Left: Full-face view of O. litoralis worker. Right: Full-face view of O. litoralis male.
An NUS study showed that the common fishtail palm (left) provides abundant food and shelter for insects and animals in Singapore. One of them is the Asiatic honey bee Apis cerana, which is pictured foraging for pollen on the flowers of the palm (right).
These pits in Sagaing Region in Myanmar were formed due to unregulated informal mining on sites that were abandoned after formal gold mining operations were completed. A recent NUS study showed that better approaches are needed to tackle such informal gold mining activities.
An adult male Togian jungle-flycatcher (Cyornis omissus omississimus), a subspecies of bird new to science, was discovered on the islands of Wallacea, along with five new bird species and four other subspecies of birds.