Wanna live on Mars? Then you shouldn’t be afraid of insects.

Third-year PhD student Ng Shiwei tells us how learning from Earth’s circular ecosystem can help us build extraterrestrial settlements – and how little critters have an important role to play in this. Imagine you’re leaving...

SUTD Visual Research – Structural Colour Printing

Associate Professor Joel Yang leads the NanoLab at SUTD, and is recognised for pioneering work in plasmonic and structural colour printing. Find out more about Professor Yang https://people.sutd.edu.sg/~joel_yang/ 

SUTD Visual Research – Urban Floods

Find out more about the research, as well as Associate Professor Stefano Galelli’s other works at https://people.sutd.edu.sg/~stefano_galelli/

Your next tweet may just influence the design of future public spaces

Our social media habits are helping researchers like third-year PhD student Chuang I-Ting get useful insights on the kind of urban environments we prefer, so that they can design more of them for us...

SUTD Explains: Rethinking our Hawker Centres

What would your version of a re-imagined hawker centre look like? In this episode of ‘SUTD Explains’, Assistant Professor Carlos Bañón explores the architectural possibilities of our hawker centres and how they can evolve to...

SUTD Explains: Sustainable Transport

There are about 1.3 billion vehicles in the world today, and this figure is expected to grow to 2 billion by the year 2050. So how can we make sure our increasing travel needs...

SUTD Explains: Designing for our Rising Seas

Amidst the pressing issue of rising sea levels, Professor of Practice Eva Castro from SUTD's Architecture and Sustainable Design Pillar explains how her research lab, Form Axioms, is looking into designing sustainable designs for...

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...

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...

The SUTD Postgrad experience: Juggling research, lab work, family and… even Fifth Rows?

Four graduate students tell us why they chose SUTD and why they think more people might consider doing the same. Tell us about your research: Song Wenjian M Ridhuan: I started my PhD at the Engineering...

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