Meet OSCAR, the cute outdoors cleaning robot

We’ve seen household cleaning robots (such as the Roomba) at homes, plate collecting robots at food courts, and even industrial-strength indoor cleaning robots at train stations and airports. But what about keeping the outdoor areas...

Cosy Contours: Community First

Quick question: do you actually know your neighbours? We don’t mean just recognising them—we’re talking about actually knowing who they are, what they’re like, and being able to hold an extended conversation with them....

Street Scanner: Automation For Good

The Street Scanner team and their namesake robot. From top to bottom, left to right: Gwee Yong Ta (Information Systems Technology and Design), Wong Zhi Cong (Engineering Product Development), Tan Joon Kang (Information Systems Technology...

Seaforms by AgriArk: A Future Out At Sea

We know just how crazy the weather can be in Singapore—one moment it’s sweltering hot, and the next, pouring with warm, tropical rain. Temperatures and sea levels are rising steadily, and flash floods are...

This autonomous underwater vehicle will change the game of coral reef monitoring

Marine biologists are still using manual methods to monitor the health of Singapore’s reefs. But Corabot is about to change that. Team members (from left to right): Chan Jie Lin (CSD), Ong Jia En (EPD),...

CONNECTARCH: An Architect’s Personal Smart Library

For most of us who aren’t students of architecture - or architects themselves - it’s tough for us to understand the problems they go through as they learn the ropes of the craft. You see,...

N’Abling navigation independence for the blind and visually impaired

Team members, from left to right: Leong En Yi (CSD), Keith Goh Guan Da (ESD), Nigel William Gomes (EPD), Lin Huiqing (CSD), Kwok Jing Ting Bernice (EPD), Ong Zi MIn (EPD) If you’re reading this...

Finally, a self-driving vehicle the elderly can look forward to.

The Whizzpod is a semi-autonomous Personal Mobility Aid (PMA) designed with our elders in mind. We speak to the team to find out how it works! Team Whizzpod From left to right: Ryan Gen Zi Qiang...

Design is Problem Solving

No problem is too big or small for our student innovators Does the word “design” make you think of art, fashion and graphics? While that’s one definition of the word, the core of design...

6 Qualities That Sets SUTDents Apart From Others

Did you know that we produced the highest-earning graduates amongst local universities this year? Read on to discover the unique qualities SUTD students (aka SUTDents) have that set them apart from their peers. 1. Desire...

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