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BBAUV wins second place in Robosub 2015

20 August 2015 Department of Computer Science Student

 

20 August 2015 – The Bumblebee Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (BBAUV) team won second place as well as a cash prize of US$4,000 at the 18th Annual International RoboSub Competition that was held at the end of July in San Diego, California, USA.

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PhD Student Awarded Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship

11 August 2015 Department of Computer Science Student

 

11 August 2015 – Fourth year Computer Science PhD student Tan Shin Hwei has been selected as a recipient of the Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship: Asia Pacific for 2015.

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NUS Computing team wins robotics challenge at ICRA 2015

22 July 2015 Department of Computer Science Student

 

22 July 2015 – An NUS Computing team supervised by Professor David Hsu and Associate Professor Lee Wee Sun excelled in a robotics challenge at the IEEE’s International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA 2015), which was held in Seattle, Washington, USA, late May this year.

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SoC students excel at Cyber Defence Discovery Camp 2015

14 July 2015 Department of Computer Science Student

 

14 July 2015 – Five SoC students distinguished themselves at the Cyber Defenders Discovery Camp (CDDC) 2015 that was held in June.

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IS student Jacob Tan wins The Fiori Challenge

09 July 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Student

 

9 July 2015 – Early last month, third year IS student Jacob Tan Jia Wen became one of only three people worldwide to win the SAP Fiori UX Design and Build Challenge 2015.

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IS PhD Student wins Best Presentation at U21 Graduate Research Conference

29 June 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Student

 

29 June 2015 – Earlier this month, Prasanta Bhattacharya won one of three Best Presentation awards at the Universitas 21 Graduate Research Conference in Shanghai, China, for his talk on the use of computational approaches to study human behaviour from big data.

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Singapore needs innovative cyber defenders: Dr Maliki

22 June 2015 Department of Computer Science Student News Media

 

A total of two teams emerged champions this year at the 2015 Cyber Defenders Discovery Camp Awards ceremony. They are students from Anderson Junior College, and also a group of participants from Singapore Management University, Nanyang Technological University and National University of Singapore.

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Solutions for the future

18 June 2015 Department of Computer Science Student News Media

 

NUS and global industry leaders SAP and Swiss Re recently inked two three-year agreements. The MOU with enterprise application software provider SAP will give NUS students access to a cloud-based SAP HANA system, the in-memory computing platform for next-generation applications and analytics. The other MOU with reinsurance company Swiss Re is a collaboration with four NUS entities — the Business Analytics Centre, Business School, SoC and Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health (SSHSPH) — to incubate solutions that can overcome large and complex risks created by digitisation, societal and urban challenges.

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Breaking New Ground in MOOCs

12 June 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Student News Media

 

Information Systems student Jacob Tan, who is an intern at Blue Ocean Systems, a Singapore-based SAP partner, shares that he sees the latest Fiori Massive Open Online Courses as the next logical step in his SAP HANA platform education.

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NUS maintains position at ICPC World Finals 2015

10 June 2015 Department of Computer Science Student

 

10 June 2015 – Team ThanQ+ (Jonathan Irvin Gunawan, CS, 2nd year; Nathan Azaria, CS, 2nd year; Vu Dinh Quang Dat, CS, 1st year) represented NUS in the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) World Finals 2015 in Marrakech, Morocco, last month.

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Team BumbleBee Wins SAUVC 2015

05 May 2015 Department of Computer Science Student

 

5 May 2015 – Team BumbleBee Underwater Autonomous Vehicle (BBAUV), made up of NUS Computing and Engineering students, once again won first place at the Singapore Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Challenge this year.

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Alumni win BattleHack Singapore with ‘Smart’ Medicine Jars

21 April 2015 Department of Computer Science Department of Information Systems & Analytics Student

 

21 April 2015 – A team of four NUS alumni beat 37 other teams at BattleHack Singapore with Jarvis, a medication supply management app that they developed during the 24-hour hackathon in late March.

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Quek Yang Sheng wins 2015 SCS IT Youth of the Year Award

20 April 2015 Department of Computer Science Student

 

20 April 2015 – First year Computer Science student Quek Yang Sheng was awarded the Singapore Computer Society’s 2015 IT Youth of the Year award at the annual IT Leader Awards, in early March.

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Four First Year NUS Computing Students Win The Great Nabu Challenge

08 April 2015 Department of Computer Science Department of Information Systems & Analytics Student

 

8 April 2015 – First year NUS Computing students Ronald Kan Wai Leong (Information Systems), Tan Boon Jun (Information Systems), Nicholas Ooi Hsien Loong (Electronic Commerce) and Goh Yuan Tat (Computer Science) are the first place winners of The Great Nabu Challege,

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The Great Nabu Challenge

06 April 2015 Department of Computer Science Department of Information Systems & Analytics Student News Media

 

First year NUS Computing students Ronald Kan Wai Leong (Information Systems), Tan Boon Jun (Information Systems), Nicholas Ooi Hsien Loong (Electronic Commerce) and Goh Yuan Tat (Computer Science) are the first place winners of The Great Nabu Challege, a hackathon that began with a briefing at the end of September 2014 and concluded recently with its Grand Finals at the IDA Labs@HQ at the end of March this year.

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NUS duo win New York 2015 Smart Cities Hackathon

02 April 2015 Department of Computer Science Student

 

2 April 2015 – Two students from the NUS Overseas College New York City programme were the overall winners of the New York 2015 Smart Cities Hackathon that was held early March.

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Computing students win second place at inaugural Manpower Hackathon

25 March 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Student

 

25 March 2015 - Two NUS Computing students were part of a team that won second place in the inaugural Manpower Hackathon that was held in early February.

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NUS Computing students win DBS Hackathon 2015

19 March 2015 Department of Computer Science Student

 

19 March 2015 – A team of four NUS Computing students won first place at the DBS Talent Conference Hackathon 2015 that was held at DBS Asia Hub in Changi Business Park, at the end of February.

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Mr Quek Yang Sheng, IT Youth of the Year, 2015

19 March 2015 Department of Computer Science Student News Media

 

Quek Yang Sheng, Year One Computer Science student at the NUS School of Computing, won the IT Youth Award at the 2015 IT Leader Awards which was held on 6 March.

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From rock bottom to top of the class

09 March 2015 Department of Information Systems & Analytics Student News Media

 

With no interest in studying and thoroughly convinced he will never do well, M Thirukkumaran was on a downward spiral in secondary school and was almost retained in Secondary One and Two. 10 years later, Thiru, 23, is now studying Business Analytics at the National University of Singapore (NUS) under NEA and PUB’s National Environment and Water (NEW) Scholarship.

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