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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 and Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK) joint Ph.D. student named as EECS Rising Star 2022

03 January 2023 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Student

 

3 January 2023 — NUS Computing and Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK) joint Ph.D. in Computer Science candidate, Priyanka Golia has been selected as one of the EECS Rising Stars at the annual Rising Stars programme for 2022. She is a final-year Ph.D. candidate and advised by NUS Presidential Young Professor, Assistant Professor Kuldeep S. Meel, and IIT Associate Professor Subhajit Roy.

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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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Computing x Music: NUS Computing students present 2nd Artificial Intelligence Concert

29 November 2022 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Student , Artificial Intelligence

 

29 November 2022 — Can Artificial Intelligence replace musicians? Probably not, but they can definitely help musicians unlock their creativity. The Sound & Music Computing for Human Health & Potential (SMC4HHP) seminar and concert held at Innovation 4.0 on Saturday, 12 November 2022 proved just that.

This was the second live concert hosted by the Sound & Music Computing (SMC) Lab to showcase the talent and creativity of NUS Computing students. Its performers included lab members and students of CS4347/CS5647 Sound and Music Computing module taught by Associate Professor Wang Ye from the Department of Computer Science.

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21st STePS makes a comeback in 2022!

17 November 2022 Department of Computer Science , Student , Programming Languages & Software Engineering

 

16 Nov 2022 – The School of Computing was once again abuzz with creative energy as some 120 students presented 40 innovative projects across 4 tracks to over 600 guests and industry sponsors at the 21st STePS (SOC Term Project Showcase).

Touted as the biggest developer centric event at the NUS School of Computing, the brainchild of Prof Anand Bhojan can be described as a mini tradeshow that provides a platform for selected student projects to be showcased to peers, industry sponsors, government agencies and interested parties.  

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NUS Greycats and NUS Greyhats clinch the top two spots at the 12th Singapore Cyber Conquest

10 November 2022 Department of Computer Science , Student , Security

 8 November 2022 – NUS students have once again proven that strong computing skills coupled with the intellect for creative problem-solving are a potent formula for success.   

Two teams from the NUS School of Computing beat more than 30 teams from across Singapore and Asean to emerge tops at the 12th Singapore Cyber Conquest, held during GovWare 2022. GovWare is the premier cybersecurity intel and connectivity platform for the latest trends in technology, organizational implementation, and user perspectives in all things cybersecurity.

The NUS Greycats team comprising Tan Jia Le (Year 4, Information Security) and Devesh Logendran (Year 2, Information Security) emerged as No. 1 in the competition. Coming a close 2nd was the NUS Greyhats comprising Chandrasekaran Akash (Year 2, Computer Science) and Daniel Lim Wee Soong (Year 4, Computer Engineering).

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Zacchaeus Chok clinches Grand Prize at the 2022 Asia Pacific Huawei Developer Competition

01 November 2022 Student , Data Science & Business Analytics

 

1 November 2022 — Congrats to Zacchaeus Chok Yong Hsin, a 2nd year student from NUS School of Computing who clinched the grand prize at the 2022 Asia Pacific Huawei Developer Competition.

His idea “Genesis”, a synthetic data platform that helps firms anonymize, generate and analyze synthetic datasets beat more than 260 participants from nine countries, to come out tops. The competition attracted more than 130 teams across the region, with 9 finalists pitching their projects to the judges at the finals in Bangkok in September 2022.

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Tin Jingyao: Master of the Game

04 October 2022 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Student

 

04 October 2022 — It was indeed a serendipitous moment for 8-year-old Tin Jingyao when he stumbled upon a game of chess on his aunt’s computer out of boredom on a dreary afternoon in 2008. There was no turning back since. The plucky young enthusiast discovered his innate talent for the game and went on to hone his skills with great mastery, competing in his first chess tournament just a year later.

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NUS Presidential Young Professor Kuldeep Meel wins ACP Early Career Researcher Award 2022

11 August 2022 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

11 August 2022 — NUS Presidential Young Professor Kuldeep Meel has won the 2022 Association for Constraint Programming (ACP) Early Career Researcher Award.

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NUS Computing students and alumni awarded the Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Prize and Outstanding Computing Prize

29 July 2022 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

29 July 2022 — Twenty-one students and alumni were awarded the Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Prize and Outstanding Computing Prize in end June this year.

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Mongolian NUS undergraduate meets PM Oyun-Erdene at MOU signing

08 July 2022 Department of Computer Science , Student , News Media

 

Singaporeans are active and hardworking, and they are why the Republic is great and modern, said 19-year-old Nyamdavaa Amar, a first-year Mongolian student at the National University of Singapore's (NUS) School of Computing.

On Friday (July 8), he shared his impression of the country with Mongolian Prime Minister Oyun-Erdene Luvsannamsrai who was in NUS as part of his official visit to Singapore from Wednesday to Saturday.

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NUS Computing undergraduate wins Honourable Mention award at Stanford AI Lab’s writing competition

05 July 2022 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Student

5 July 2022 — Computer Science undergraduate Rishabh Anand won the Honourable Mention award for the 2022 Gradient Prize in early June this year for his research essay titled Engaging with Disengagement: Steering Towards Effective Autonomous Vehicle Policy.

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NUS Computing launches iConnect programme to deepen industry ties

21 June 2022 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student

21 June 2022 — To promote closer ties between industry partners and NUS Computing, the Industry Relations office at NUS Computing has launched a new Industry Connect (iConnect) programme.

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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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First to school, then off to practise magic

06 June 2022 Department of Information Systems & Analytics , Student , News Media

 

Magic is what five men make and they are putting on a show next week. Called House Of Curiosities, the show will combine magic with storytelling and dramatic elements, with each of the five performers having their own segment to present their bag of tricks.

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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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NUS Computing PhD graduate receives Honourable Mention for ACM SIGMOD Jim Gray Dissertation Award 2022

26 May 2022 CSNEWS Department of Computer Science , Faculty , Student , Database

26 May 2022 — NUS Computing PhD graduate Dr Ruan Pingcheng received an Honourable Mention for the ACM SIGMOD Jim Gray Dissertation Award 2022 in late April this year for his dissertation, Blockchains: Novel Data Systems and Beyond.

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