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  • Tiny Optical Amplifier Fits on a Chip
    16 Jan 2017

    Photonics researchers at the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) have created a high-gain optical amplifier tiny enough to fit on a chip.

  • Little India’s chaos: Conservation that 'keeps it real'
    15 Jan 2017

    SINGAPORE: As dusk descends on Dunlop Street, this one-way road transforms into a riot of colour, smells and the blare of car horns amid the cacophony, as – like most of Little India’s streets – drivers, pedestrians and retailers battle for supremacy.

  • Optical gain for comms on silicon
    10 Jan 2017

    Key to the achievement is a parametric amplifier architecture using a silicon nitride waveguide with far higher silicon content than usual – Si7N3.

  • New device helps free nurses from checking on patients' wounds for bleeding
    10 Jan 2017

    SINGAPORE - A new device promises to free nurses from having to check for bleeding in their patients every 15 minutes after they have had tubes removed.

  • SUTD renews partnership with Eastern Health Alliance
    09 Jan 2017

    SINGAPORE: The Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) has renewed its partnership with the Eastern Health Alliance (EHA) to further healthcare research, innovation and education.

  • She makes waves after switching schools
    07 Jan 2017

    It has been a stellar couple of years for Miss Chen Mei Qing. At the 2015 South-east Asian (SEA) Games on home soil, she was part of the Singapore synchronised swimming team that bagged the country's first-ever gold medal at the event, and the team eventually ended the competition with two wins.

  • Something to crow about
    02 Jan 2017

    For the last month or more, 40 craftsmen from China have been hard at work under a nondescript tent in Havelock Road.