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Awards

Date

Name/Mentor

Award/Recognition

Reward

Certificate

2018 Prof. Chung Tai-Shung The 2018 AIChE Annual Meeting held three sessions in honour of Professor Neal Chung in recognition of his contributions to membrane science and technology, specifically in gas separation, liquid separation and novel membranes and processes.   Certification
  Miss Tham Hui Min "EMS Best Oral Presentation" Award in Euromembrane 2018   Certification
  Dr. Zhang Yu AIChE-SLS Outstanding Postgraduate Research Thesis Award 2018   Certification
  Dr. Wan Chunfeng AIChE-SLS Outstanding Postgraduate Research Thesis Award 2018   Certification
  Mr. Mohammad Hossein Davood Abadi Farahani AIChE-SLS Outstanding Postgraduate Research Thesis Award 2018   Certification
  Ms Lu Kangjia 11th conference of the Aseanian Membrane Society (AMS11) New Member Special Award

Conference registration fee Waiver and Complimentary conference dinner (Total value $500 AUD)

 
  Dr. Zhao Dieling 11th conference of the Aseanian Membrane Society (AMS11) Travel Award 2018 $500 AUD  
  Mr. Akbar Asadi Tashvigh 11th conference of the Aseanian Membrane Society (AMS11) Travel Award 2018 $500 AUD  
  Miss. Wang Lang-Yi 11th conference of the Aseanian Membrane Society (AMS11) Travel Award 2018 $500 AUD  
2017 Dr. Luo Lin AIChE-SLS Outstanding Young Researcher Award 2017   Certification
  Dr. Cui Yue AIChE-SLS Outstanding Young Researcher Award 2017   Certification
  Mr. Mohammad Hossein Davood Abadi Farahani Iranian elites talk series award - Tehran - Iran from Iran's National Elites Foundation (INEF) - February 2017 50 million IRR equal to 2000 SGD Certification
  Miss. Zhang Yu Miss Zhang Yu was invited to attend THE GLOBAL YOUNG SCIENTISTS SUMMIT@ONE-NORTH, 15 – 20 JANUARY 2017    
  OSN Project Group Prof. Chung Membrane Group won the 1st prize for the ChBE Safety Day - Video Contest $300 cash voucher Certification
2016 Dr. Yong Wai Fen

Dr. Yong Wai Fen awarded Green Talents Awards from the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), October 2016.

  Certification
  Prof. Chung Tai-Shung, Neal Outstanding Professional in Water Reuse and Conservation Distinction Award from The International Desalination Association, October 2016   Certification
  Dr. Yong Wai Fen

Travel Grant Award from the Emerging Polymer Technologies Summit 2016 in Melbourne, Australia.

$450 (Australian dollars) in cash Certification
  Dr. Tang Yupan Young Academics award in the AMS10 Conference   Certification
  Dr. Hao Lin AIChE-SLS Awards 2016   Certification
  Dr. Hua Dan AIChE-SLS Awards 2016   Certification
  Prof. Chung Tai-Shung, Neal The Most Cited Researchers: Developed for ShanghaiRanking's Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2016 by Elsevier    
  Dr. Zuo Jian

Tan Kah Kee Young Inventors’ Award

  Certification
  Miss. Cui Yue 2016 NAMS Elias Klein Travel Supplement    
  Dr. Zuo Jian Honoured in Forbes's inaurgural 30 under 30 Asia list, under the Heatlhcare & Science catergory, 25th Feb 2016    
2015 Dr. Han Gang Ichem E Young Chemical Engineer in Research Award (Singapore), 22nd Oct 2015    
  Prof. Chung Tai-Shung, Neal President's Technology Award (PTA), 16th September 2015 $50,000 with Crystal Trophy Certification
  Dr. Zuo Jian World Future Foundation Ph.D,Prize in Environmental and Sustainabiliy Research Award, 9th July 2015 US$ 10,000 with Trophy Certification
  Miss Hao Lin 2015 NAMS Elias Klein Travel Supplement    
  Dr. Li Xue Young Membrane Scientist, 2015 NAMS USD 500  
  Dr. Sun Shipeng Tan Kah Kee Young Inventors' Award   Certification
 

Prof. Chung Tai-Shung, Neal

Outstanding Researchers Awards

S$15,000  
 

Prof. Chung Tai-Shung, Neal

IChemE Underwood Medal for Exceptional Research in Separations

   
 

Dr. Panu Sukitpaneenit

MIT regional technology review Honoring Innovators under 35 award    
2014

Dr. Ong Yee Kang and Prof. Chung Tai-Shung, Neal

TechConnect 2014 Global Innovation Award(Hollow Fiber Membrane for Dehydration of Organic Solvents via Pervaporation)

   
 

Dr. Shi Gui Min and Prof. Chung Tai-Shung, Neal

TechConnect 2014 Global Innovation Award (Thin Film Composite Membrane on Ceramic for Pervaporation Dehydration of Organics)

   
  Dr. Li Xue World Future Foundation Prize US$ 10,000 with Trophy  
 

Dr. Wang Peng

World Future Foundation Prize

US$ 10,000 with Trophy Certification
 

Dr. Han Gang

NAMS Student Fellowship Awards

US$500+ free registration fee + one year NAMS membership + 3 night hotel

 
 

Miss Yong Wai Fen

2014 NAMS Elias Klein Travel Supplement.

US$500

 
 

Dr. Zhang Sui

Tan Kah Kee Young Inventors’ Award

S$ 3000 Certification
  Dr. Zuo Jian

Travel Award for the Sixth HOPE Meeting with Nobel Laureates

Free registration + 6 nights hotel + meals + transportation + insurance

 
2013 Dr. Chen Hangzheng World Future Foundation in Environmental and Sustainability Research USD10,000 with Trophy Certification
  Dr. Li Fuyun Tank Kah Kee Young Inventor’s Award 2013 – Silver Award (Open Section)

SGD 5000 with Medal

Certification
  Dr. Panu Sukitpaneenit

The Third Runner-Up Best Article award –Technology (Env Sci & Tech) (IF = 5.228 (2012))

Euros 500

 
  Dr. Le Ngoc Lieu

Green Talents Competitions 2013

Fully financed 2-week science forum journey across Germany + up to 3-month research stay in Germany

 
2012 Prof. Neal Chung Tai-Shung

Fellow, the Academy of Engineering Singapore , Jan 2012

   
  Dr. Sun Shipeng

IChemE “Singapore Young Chemical Engineer of the Year” 2012

Trophy  
 

Mr. Xia Jianzhong

Best poster award and travel award; XXIX European Membrane Society Summer School- Nancy, France, July 10-13, 2012

Euros 500  
 

Mr. Chen Hangzheng

Travel award; XXIX European Membrane Society Summer School- Nancy, France, July 10-13, 2012

Euro 500  
 

Ms. Wang Huan

(North American Membrane Society) student travel award, June 2012

USD$1000  
 

Dr. Panu Sukitpaneenit

World Future Foundation PhD Prize in Environmental and Sustainability Research, May 2012

USD$10,000 with Trophy

Certification
 

Mr. Wang Peng

Best Student Oral Presentation Award in 2012 the international conference and exhibition ‘Desalination for The Environment and Clean Water and Energy, Barcelona’, April 2012

Euros 350 Certification
 

Ms. Li Xue

Young Researcher Award: 14th Asia Pacific Confederation of Chemical Engineering Congress (APCChE 2012) - Singapore,  21-24 Feb, 2012

  Certification
 

Ms. Wang Huan

Travel award; Impact of Climate Change and Innovations for a Sustainable Future, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Jan 2012

   
 

Ms. Chua Mei Ling

Travel award; Impact of Climate Change and Innovations for a Sustainable Future, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Jan 2012

   
 

Mr. Yeo Teck Hui, Edwin

ChBE FYP post award: Pervaporation separation of liquid mixtures via PBI-based polymeric membranes, March 2012

$20  
2011 Prof. Neal Chung Tai-Shung NUS Faculty Research Leadership Award    
  Prof. Neal Chung Tai-Shung

Appointed to Provost's Chair

   
 

Dr. Xiao Youchang

Tan Kah Kee Young Inventors' Award 2011

   
 

Zhang Sui

ICOM2011 Student Travel Award by European Membrane Society (EMS) Council

Euro 500  
 

Wang Huan

NAMS 2011 – 2nd Place Award in the student poster competition [USA]

US$200  
2010

Prof. Neal Chung Tai-Shung

IChemE in Singapore Awards for Excellence and Innovation 2010

Trophy

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Prof. Neal Chung Tai-Shung

Hyflux-SNIC Award in Environmental Chemistry

Trophy

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Prof. Neal Chung Tai-Shung
Awarded Honorary Professors from Taiwan Chung Yuan Christian University
 
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Prof. Neal Chung Tai-Shung
Awarded Honorary Professors from China Central South University in 2010
   
 
Prof. Neal Chung Tai-Shung
   

 

Dr. Wang Yan

World Future Foundation PhD Prize in Environmental and Sustainability Research

USD 10,000 Trophy

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Panu Sukitpaneenit

Represent NUS at the ARPU Doctoral Students Conference 2010, the University of Indonesia, Indonesia with Travel award granted by IRO (International Relations Office, NUS)

SGD 500

 

 
Panu Sukitpaneenit
President’s Graduate Fellowship Award
   
 

Panu Sukitpaneenit

Travel award by NanoMemCourse EA2 Organization, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands

Euro 2,000

 

 

Li Fuyun

NAMS 2009 Student poster award, [USA]

US$300

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2009

Prof. Neal Chung Tai-Shung

"Highly recommended" by Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE at UK) for the IChemE Award for Innovation &Excellence in Energy [ York, UK ]

 
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Prof. Neal Chung Tai-Shung

"Highly recommended" by Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE at UK) for the IChemE Award for Innovation & Excellence in Water [ York, UK ]

 
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Peng Na
XXVI EMS Summer School
GKSS, Membrane Technology for CO2 separation, sponsorship by Marie Curie program [Germany]
Euro 1,800
 

Low Bee Ting

Selected to represent NUS in the 2009 Universitas 21 Graduate Conference [Australia]

AUD 1000 and SGD 800 (Total: approximately SGD 2000)

 

Low Bee Ting

NAMS Student Travel Award 2009 [Charleston SC, USA]

US$1000

 

Low Bee Ting

NAMS 2009 Student poster award, [Charleston SC, USA]

US$200

 

Cheng Jiuhua

The Fifth Conference of Aseanian Membrane Society 2009, Student poster award [Japan]

10,000 Yen
 
Wang Huan
Merit award, 23rd Faculty Innovation and Research Awards Competition
$200
 

Ong Rui Chin (Mentor: Wang Kaiyu)

1st Prize, Environmentally Benign Processing & Sustainability, Final Year Project Poster Competition 2008/2009

$60 gift voucher

 

Wang Huan(Mentor: Wang Yan)

2nd Prize,Functionalized and Nanostructured Materials and Devices,Final Year Project Poster Competition 2008/2009

$50 gift voucher

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2008

Prof. Neal Chung Tai-Shung

Adjunct Chair Professors & Distinguish Alumni Award of Taiwan Chung Yuan Christian University

 

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Natalia Widjojo

Travel Grant awarded by NanoMemPro (Nanostructured material and membrane modelling and simulation ) Organization, FORTH/ICE-HT, Patra, [Greece]   

Euro 1,800

 

Jiang Lanying

Tan Kah Kee Young Inventors' Award – Merit Award (Open Session)

S$3,000

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Sina Bonyadi

ICOM 2008 Student Travel Award[Hawaii, US]

US$1,000 travel cost reimbursement

 

Wang Kaiyu

Tan Kah Kee Young Inventors' Award – Commendation Award (Open Session)

S$1,000

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Low Bee Ting

ICOM 2008 - Student Poster Award [Hawaii, US]

US$100

 

Yeo Wan Xin (Mentor: Wang Kaiyu)

2nd  Prize, Environmentally Benign Processing & Sustainability, Final Year Project Poster Competition 2007/2008
$60 gift voucher
 

Zhang Zewen (Mentor: Jiang Lanying)

Selected to represent NUS in the fourth Universitas 21 (U21) Undergraduate Research Conference (URC) hosted by National University of Singapore

 

 

2007
Natalia Widjojo NAMS 2007 Annual Meeting Student Travel Awards , North American Membrane Society (NAMS) [Orlando, USA] USD1,000  
Li Yi Tan Kah Kee Young Inventors' Award – Commendation Award (Open Session) S$1,000
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David Shaohua Zhang
(Mentor:Natalia Widjojo)
Best Final Year Project Award, National University of Singapore, Singapore Kinokuniya book voucher (S$75.00)  
Low Bee Ting 2nd prize, poster presentation, Graduate Symposium in Biological and Chemical Engineering 2007    
Seyed Saeid Hosseini 3rd prize, poster presentation, Graduate Symposium in Biological and Chemical Engineering 2007  

 

2005

Xiao Youchang

President's Graduate Fellowship, National University of Singapore

S$700/month top up for a year

 

Jiang Lanying

Student Award, North American Membrane Society,[ Rhode Island, USA]

S$3000.00

 

Xiong Junying

President's Graduate Fellowship, National University of Singapore

None due to graduation

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2004

Shao Lu

Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad

USD5,000

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