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NUS Computing professor and researchers clinch the Best BNI Paper award at the 2022 ACM Multimedia Conference

02 February 2023 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Faculty , Research

 

2 February 2023 — NUS Computing professor and researchers clinched the Best BNI (Brave New Ideas) Paper award for their work on narrative generation at the ACM Multimedia Conference held in Lisbon, Portugal between 10-14 October 2022.

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First EGOI female gold medallist awarded NUS Merit Scholarship at official launch of Centre for Nurturing Computing Excellence (CeNCE)

19 January 2023 Department of Computer Science , Faculty , Student , Programming Languages & Software Engineering , Algorithms & Theory

 

19 January 2023 – Minister of State Gan Siow Huang recently officiated at the launch of the Centre for Nurturing Computing Excellence (CeNCE), a learning space established in February 2022 by the NUS School of Computing (NUS Computing) to develop core computing competencies among both pre-university and university students.

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Associate Professor Goh Khim Yong, Ph.D. student Guo Yutong and collaborators win big at ICIS 2022

10 January 2023 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , Student , Research

 

10 January 2023 ­– Associate Professor Goh Khim Yong and Ph.D. student Guo Yutong who are both from the Department of Information Systems and Analytics (DISA), won the Best Paper Award in the Digital and Mobile Commerce track and the Best Conference Paper Award at the 2022 International Conference Information Systems (ICIS)

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NUS Computing Professor Xiao Xiaokui elevated to IEEE Fellow

04 January 2023 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Faculty , Research

 

4 January 2023 — Professor Xiao Xiaokui from the Department of Computer Science has been elevated to an IEEE Fellow for his contributions to data privacy and graph data management.

An IEEE Fellow is a prestigious position reserved for select IEEE members who have contributed immensely to the field of engineering, science, and technology. Less than 0.1% of voting members are selected annually for this member grade elevation.  

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Problem-first or product-first?

04 January 2023 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , Research , Feature

 

As any Ph.D. student will tell you, paychecks at that level aren’t especially generous. “I was always trying to find cheaper alternatives for household items,” recalls Lim Shi Ying of her doctoral student days at the University of Texas at Austin.

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So you have a dataset? Think about the values it’s missing

03 January 2023 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , Research , Feature , Data Science & Business Analytics

 

Imagine that you’re a book publisher gathering feedback for a new novel that your firm has recently released. Sales figures are useful, but you’re keen to find out more about what people actually think of the book. So you gather Amazon-style reviews, asking respondents to rate it on a scale of one to five.

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NUS Computing students finished second in close fight at the ICPC Asia Ho Chi Minh Regional Contest 2022

21 December 2022 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Faculty , Student , Teaching

 

21 December 2022 — NUS Computing teams brought back great results from the International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) Asia Ho Chi Minh Regional Contest 2022 held from 8 to 9 December 2022.  

ICPC is the world’s oldest and most established algorithmic programming contest for university students. Teams of three university students race against the clock to solve as many of the algorithmic problems presented. Top-scoring teams from the ICPC regional contests will receive the opportunity to compete in the contest's annual global championship round—the ICPC World Finals.

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Is the Right-to-Repair an overrated battle?

08 December 2022 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , Research , Feature

 

For the most part, Henrik Huseby was an average, hardworking man — a small business owner making a modest living repairing iPhones and MacBooks in Ski, a tiny city in Norway with a population of roughly 20,000.  

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NUS Computing profs and alumni win 2022 IJCAI-JAIR Best Paper Award

12 September 2022 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Faculty , Alum

12 September 2022 — NUS Computing professors David Hsu and Lee Wee Sun, along with their research collaborators, have won the 2022 IJCAI-JAIR Best Paper Award for their paper on planning for uncertainty in artificial intelligence.

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Four NUS Computing professors awarded grants for research in software programming, cryptography, and deep learning

05 September 2022 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Faculty

05 September 2022 — To facilitate their research in software programming, cryptography, and deep learning networks, NUS Computing faculty members have been awarded research grants from the Ministry of Education (MOE) and the National Research Foundation (NRF).

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‘Hearing’ how you walk

29 July 2022 CSFEATURES Department of Computer Science , Faculty , Research , Feature

In one scene from the hit TV series Star Trek, Dr Bones McCoy runs to the aid of his fallen crewmate, who lies strewn across a barren, other-worldly landscape. He kneels down, reaches for the small handheld device strapped across his body, and waves it over the injured man. Seconds later, the device beeps and a diagnosis pops up on its tiny screen.

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NUS Computing and City University of Hong Kong conduct summer bootcamp on smart glasses to nurture next-gen innovators

15 July 2022 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Faculty , Digital Transformation, Platforms & Innovation

15 July 2022 — Together with the City University of Hong Kong’s Laboratory of Empirical Research for Future Interfaces, NUS Computing’s NUS-Human Computer Interaction (HCI) Lab and the Smart Systems Institute (SSI) conducted a six-day bootcamp on smart glasses for university students in mid-May.

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CRYSTAL Centre receives donation from Klaytn Foundation to advance blockchain research

12 July 2022 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Faculty , FinTech

12 July 2022 — NUS Computing’s CRYSTAL Centre has received a donation from Klaytn Foundation, a Singapore-based non-profit organisation, to advance research in blockchain technology.

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Mastering the beast that is the company-wide IT system

09 July 2022 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , Research , Feature

Anyone who’s part of an organisation, big or small, will likely be familiar with a company-wide IT system of some sort. It’s the boon and bane of many an employee’s existence, allowing them to deal with HR-related matters, manage their consultancy work with third parties, help track client projects and interactions, and so on.

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When disaster strikes, where do people run?

24 June 2022 CSFEATURES Department of Computer Science , Faculty , Research , Feature

When a natural disaster, terrorist attack, or any other crisis strikes, the best time to act isn’t just as it occurs, but rather in the months, even years, before it happens.

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Six NUS MSBA students win first place at the NUS-Cargill Analytics Innovation Challenge 2022

11 June 2022 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , Student , Data Science & Business Analytics

11 June 2022 – Team Multiverse, comprising six current NUS Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) students, won first place at the NUS-Cargill Analytics Innovation Challenge 2022 in April this year.

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Want to make a good app? Update often and get customers involved

10 June 2022 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , Research , Feature , Digital Transformation, Platforms & Innovation

Modern-day learners have a wealth of “teachers” to turn to: online books, e-learning courses, YouTube tutorials, and even smartphone apps. If, for instance, you are yearning to lead a more mindful existence and seek everyday calm through the practice of meditation, you might download an app to guide you along.

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NUS MSBA students win School of Computing Innovation Prize for finance app

01 June 2022 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , Student , Data Science & Business Analytics

01 June 2022 — Five NUS Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) graduates won the School of Computing Innovation Prize for their finance app, AllGrow, which was developed for everyday Singaporeans from low to middle income households, and migrant workers.

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NUS Computing PhD student wins second place in 2022 POMS College of SCM Best Student Paper Competition

31 May 2022 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Faculty , Student , Digital Transformation, Platforms & Innovation

31 May 2022 — NUS Computing PhD student Zhu Cungen was awarded second place in the Production and Operations Management Society (POMS) College of Supply Chain Management (SCM) Best Student Paper Competition, for his paper on Right to Repair: Pricing, Welfare, and Environmental Implications.

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NUS Computing students win first place at Huawei hackathon

27 May 2022 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Faculty , Student

27 May 2022 — Two NUS Computing students won first place at the inaugural HUAWEI CLOUD Spark Hackathon Singapore in April this year.

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