NUS Computing - Tags NUS Computing, School of Computing, National University of Singapore, NUS, Singapore Universities /news/tags/systems-networking 2017-09-22T11:11:52+08:00 NUS comlimsi@nus.edu.sg Joomla! - Open Source Content Management PhD student wins Best Short Paper Award at CoNEXT 2015 2015-12-16T16:19:53+08:00 2015-12-16T16:19:53+08:00 /?id=424:2015conext Janvin Teo <p>&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">16 December 2015 – Fifth year Computer Science PhD student <a href="http://www.comp.nus.edu.sg/~nimantha/" target="_blank">Nimantha Baranasuriya</a> and his collaborators won the Best Short Paper Award at the <a href="http://conferences2.sigcomm.org/co-next/2015/#!/home" target="_blank">International Conference on emerging Networking EXperiments and Technologies (CoNEXT 2015)</a>,</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">16 December 2015 – Fifth year Computer Science PhD student <a href="http://www.comp.nus.edu.sg/~nimantha/" target="_blank">Nimantha Baranasuriya</a> and his collaborators won the Best Short Paper Award at the <a href="http://conferences2.sigcomm.org/co-next/2015/#!/home" target="_blank">International Conference on emerging Networking EXperiments and Technologies (CoNEXT 2015)</a>,</p> NUS Computing students and alumni win at Hackathon@SG 2015-08-24T16:44:24+08:00 2015-08-24T16:44:24+08:00 /?id=407:2015hackathonsg Janvin Teo <p style="text-align: justify;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">24 August 2015 – First year Computer Science PhD student Vanchinathan Venkataramani and his NUS teammates won&nbsp;<a href="https://www.itsc.org.sg/code-xtremeapps-competition/hackathonsg-2015" target="_blank">third prize in the Student Category</a>&nbsp;at&nbsp;<a href="https://ideas.ecitizen.gov.sg/a/pages/hackathon-at-sg-2015" target="_blank">Hackathon@SG</a>&nbsp;for their ‘smart walking stick’ idea. Ninety-four student teams and over 1,100 participants across all categories competed in the event, which was held at the end of July in Singapore.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">&nbsp;</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">24 August 2015 – First year Computer Science PhD student Vanchinathan Venkataramani and his NUS teammates won&nbsp;<a href="https://www.itsc.org.sg/code-xtremeapps-competition/hackathonsg-2015" target="_blank">third prize in the Student Category</a>&nbsp;at&nbsp;<a href="https://ideas.ecitizen.gov.sg/a/pages/hackathon-at-sg-2015" target="_blank">Hackathon@SG</a>&nbsp;for their ‘smart walking stick’ idea. Ninety-four student teams and over 1,100 participants across all categories competed in the event, which was held at the end of July in Singapore.</p>