SUTD Explains: Beyond Plastic

Touted as the future of plastic, FLAM - a fungal-like adhesive material - is strong, lightweight, inexpensive and most importantly, biodegradable. Designed and fabricated by Associate Professor Stylianos Dritsas from Architecture and Sustainable Design and...

‘It is not enough to be digitally proficient’: SUTD president on nurturing young talent

The Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) believes that it needs to come up with new and innovative ways to produce students who are not just digitally proficient because the conventional model of...

Interview with Rene Tan, co-founder of RT + Q Architects

We ask Rene Tan (rightmost, together with SUTD students), co-founder of RT + Q Architects and Adjunct Associate Professor at SUTD, about Singapore's architectural scene, as well as his thoughts on SUTD students. What are the...

The Sprint Towards 5G

This article first appeared in ASPIRE (2019, Vol 2, pages 8 and 9). By Jessica Sasayiah, Research Communications With the fifth-generation (5G) of wireless communications expected to be rolled out in Singapore in 2020, everyone is buzzing...

SUTD Explains: Redesigning Recycling with our Karang Gunis

How can technology aid us in recycling without disrupting traditional systems like the ones karang gunis use? In this inaugural video series, watch our faculty members and researchers lead discussions on everyday topics and...

SUTD’s decade of excellence and fond memories: Interview with the President

SUTD President and founding Provost, Professor Chong Tow Chong, talks about the university’s successes, where it’s headed next, and his favourite memories from the first 10 years. Overcoming challenges in the first decade For a new...

Driving the use of Big Data in architecture and design through visual tools

Prof Bige Tunçer shares her passion in information modelling and how SUTD makes it easy for her to collaborate with other like-minded researchers Big data is often talked about in business and finance, but it’s...

The Prolific Professor Kristin Wood – Creating People at Universities

“What universities create are people, the things we create, the patents, the papers, are secondary” - Professor Kristin Wood. Not genetically though, but pedagogically. We speak to Professor Kristin Wood, one of the visionaries behind...

LEADING WOMEN IN TECH & DESIGN: Exposure to Science and Engineering has to start...

Assistant Professor Dawn Tan talks to #WeAreSUTD about how she wants to change the mindset of young women towards engineering

LEADING WOMEN IN TECH & DESIGN: At the cutting edge of music and AI

Assistant Professor Dorien Herremans talks to #WeAreSUTD about pursuing her passion in the male-dominated world of music and machine-learning How do you know if a song would become a hit on the music charts? How...

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