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Aerogel turns air into water

Researchers at NUS have created aerogel that extracts water from air without external power sources. Given that atmospheric water is continuously replenished by the global hydrological cycle, it offers a promising solution for achieving sustainable freshwater production at minimal energy cost.

Thin film soft robot that can feel and move

Somatosensory light-driven robots (SLiR) is an embodied sensory system manufactured using soft thin film. The miniaturized robots exhibit untethered reflex-like stimulus-responsive motility and multi sensing capabilities. This work is selected for ‘Women in Materials Science’ featured article.

Asia’s Rising Scientists

To meet the world’s rising energy demands, Associate Professor Ho Ghim Wei is leveraging solar technologies for a brighter and more sustainable future.

Wiley: Women in Chemistry

In conjunction with the International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements (IYPT2019) and International Women’s Day, Angewandte Chemie showcases cutting-edge research led by female chemical researchers across the globe.

NUS News-“Engineered for success”

NUS News profiling some of the University’s prominent females making waves in STEM. Assoc Prof Ho leads The Ho Research Group at NUS, which aims to create novel solar conversion devices for energy and environmental sustainability

Best ECE PhD project 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Gao Minmin for winning the Best PhD project in the area of Microelectronics Devices and Technologies. She was awarded the Institute of Microelectronics Prize during the University commencement ceremony.