Excellence

High performance computing deployed at Ton Duc Thang University

Vietnam – For scientific research and engineering programmes, computational resources are a critical part, and play an important role in preparing students for their careers in […]

Lifetime achievement award for UJ’s professor

South Africa – There was a proud moment for University of Johannesburg (UJ) at the NSTF-South32 Awards which was held in Gauteng on 29 June 2017: […]

Woodpeckers’ limbs inspire PolyU researchers to invent anti-vibration system

Hong Kong – In the construction industry, the long-term mechanical vibration experienced by workers operating mechanical systems may cause discomfort, fatigue, injuries and even occupational disabilities. […]

Effat University students win at international competition

Saudi Arabia – Effat University has won two prestigious prizes at the International MATE ROV Competition held in Long Beach California from 22–25 June 2017. Competing […]

Winner of Palestine’s Falling Walls heads to Berlin

Palestine – Inspired by the fall of the Berlin Wall on 9 November 1989 and under the theme of “Which wall will fall next?”, fourteen participants […]

UST faculty member poetry commended at the 2017 Hippocrates Awards

The Philippines – A faculty member at the University of Santo Tomas College of Rehabilitation and Sciences, Dr Ma Arlene Lee-Ledesma, received a commendation for her […]

New species of crab discovered

Qatar – A research team from the Marine Biology Cluster at Qatar University Environmental Science Center (QU-ESC) discovered a new species of crab during an exploration […]

UTM researchers develop haemodialysis system using membrane technology

Malaysia – Statistically, it is estimated that one in twelve Malaysians has kidney failure and millions more are at risk. Commonly, these patients need dialysis treatment […]

Virtual tissue slides with virtual microscopes for learning histology

Taiwan – Histology is an essential basic science during the first two years of medical school for students at Kaohsiung Medical University (KMU). In the histology […]

Forensic students at Amity Dubai carry out unique ballistic tests

United Arab Emirates – In a unique project in the area of forensic ballistics, Amity University Dubai students, Mohammed Omar Bin Hendi and Ms Nisreen Hassan, […]