Derrick Johnston Alperet’s research “The effect of coffee consumption on insulin sensitivity and other biological risk factors for type 2 diabetes: a randomized placebo-controlled trial” was published in the highest ranked journal in the field of nutrition, The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. The study suggests that coffee consumption reduces body fat but does not influence insulin sensitivity.
Led by Prof Lim Chwee Teck and NGS graduate Lim Su Bin, the research team discovered a new personalised tool to detect cancer, predict patient survivability and how well a cancer patient would respond to immunotherapy.
Jani Hariom Kirit and his team piloted low-cost experiential set-ups to aid learning of abstract concepts in quantum mechanics and nuclear physics.
Zhang Mengmi's paper "Finding any Waldo with zero-shot invariant and efficient visual search” has been published in Nature Communications. Research was done in collaboration with Harvard Medical School and Boston Children’s Hospital.
Oktoviano Gandhia's paper "Analytical Approach to Reactive Power Dispatch and Energy Arbitrage in Distribution Systems with DERs" has just been published in IEEE Transactions on Power Systems.
Ibrahim Abdelwahab's paper "Molecularly thin two-dimensional hybrid perovskites with tunable optoelectronic properties due to reversible surface relaxation." has been published in Nature Materials.