NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering

Light Conference 2018

NGS students won 2 awards at Light Conference 2018 held in Changchun, China from July 16-18, 2018.

Mr. Chen Lianwei, an NGS 3rd year PhD candidate won the 3rd Prize of “Rising Stars of Light” Award, while Mr. Zhou Yan, an NGS 2nd year PhD student, won the Best Poster Award among 104 selected posters.

Mr. Chen and Mr. Zhou are both supervised by Professor Hong Minghui. Professor Hong was also conferred Outstanding Editor Award for his contributions to Light: Science & Applications (LSA).

Light Conference 2018 was organized by LSA, one of the top optical conferences in the world. LSA is also the name of a top international journal of Springer Nature Publishing Group with an impact factor of 13.625. It is ranked third out of 94 journals in Optics.


Picture Gallery:

Chen Lianwei

Mr. Chen Lianwei at the award ceremony (second from the right)


Zhou Yan

Mr. Zhou Yan at the award ceremony (first from the right)


Prof Hong

Prof. Hong at the award ceremony (fourth from the right)