7/2023: Our work on crowdshipping for urban logistics is featured on Sage Perspectives blog.
7/2023: The team will be presenting four studies at ISIE conference in Leiden, the Netherlands.
5/2023: Ph.D. student Doreen Steven Mlote was one of 100 graduate students selected worldwide to attend the St. Gallen Symposium.
3/2023: @UNEP Global Environment Outlook (GEO-7) first Author’s meeting, Thailand.
1/2023: @TRB Annual Meeting. Congratulations, Ph.D. Student Zhang Meijing, for receiving Best Applied Research Paper Award from the TRB Urban Freight Transportation Committee!
10/2022: Invited Speaker at KAIST Future Mobility Symposium, South Korea.
8/2022: Featured on Nature Spotlight: Smart Cities.
8/2022: UN-ESCAP Regional Meeting on Just Transition to Low Carbon Mobility in Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok, Thailand.
8/2022: Headline talk on “Decarbonizing road freight transport” at Bridging Transportation Research conference (virtual).
3/2022: Raymond Low successfully defended his Ph.D. on “Machine Learning in Urban Freight Studies” – congratulations, Dr Low!
2021-2022: Lynette visited the University of Victoria in British Columbia, Canada, over her sabbatical leave, hosted by Professor Christopher Kennedy from the Civil Engineering Department.
7/2021: A warm welcome to Associate Professor Mikiko Kawasumi, visiting from Meijo University, Japan.
6/2021: Research team members presented at SUTD’s seminar series on Sustainability and Circular Economy
4/2021: @IPCC WGIII eLAM4 – virtual fourth Lead Author Meeting.
3/2021: Congratulations, Senior Research Engineer Yeow Lih Wei, for receiving an award for Best Master Thesis for Engineering Systems and Design!
3/2021: Congratulations, Ph.D. student Raymond Low, for being recognized with the 2020 Singapore Data Science Consortium (SDSC) Dissertation Research Fellowship award!
3/2021: Invited speaker at BINUS University, Jakarta (virtual seminar).
3/2021: @4th VREF Conference on Urban Freight (virtual)
1/2021: @TRB 100th annual meeting (virtual)
8/2020: Congratulations, Huang Qiuhong, for completing her masters thesis on the carbon footprint of online shopping shipping options.
6/2020: @Actionable Science for Urban Sustainability virtual (un)conference
10/2019: @ITS World Congress, Singapore.
10/2019: Welcome back, Dr Giacomo Dalla Chiara from Univ of Washington Seattle.
10/2019: Dr Sumit Sakhuja was a speaker at Home Delivery Asia 2019.
10/2019: @IPCC AR6 Synthesis Report Scoping meeting, Singapore.
9/2019: Welcome visiting Professor Sybil Derrible from Univ of Illinois Chicago.
9/2019: SUTD Graduation Ceremony – congrats to our new Ph.Ds, Drs Rakhi Manohar Mepparambath and Raja Gopalakrishnan!
8/2019: We welcome a visit by Professor Kara Kockelman from UTAustin.
7/2019: @The 10th International Conference on Industrial Ecology, Beijing.
6/2019: Singing at the 11th International Conference on City Logistics, Dubrovnik, Croatia.
4/2019: We welcome a visit by Associate Professor Kelly Pitera from NTNU, along with her transport students.
3/2019: Invited speaker at Urban Design Festival 2019
1/2019: The team participated in SMART Future Mobility Symposium, and hosted an urban freight workshop following the event. Warm welcome to our guests, Professors José Holguín-Veras and Hugo Yoshizaki.
1/2019: @TRB 98th Annual Meeting, Washington D.C., USA.
11/2018: Invited panelist speaking on climate change mitigation and adaption for The Straits Times Global Forum.
11/2018: @The 21st IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems, Maui, HI, USA.
10/2018: Ph.D. candidate Rakhi Manohar attended 3rd VREF Conference on Urban Freight, Gothenburg, Sweden.
9/2018: SUTD Graduation Ceremony – congratulations, graduates, especially Dr Giacomo Dalla Chiara!
8/2018: @Volvo Research and Educational Foundations (VREF) Advanced Studies Institute on Sustainable Urban Freight Systems (VASI-SUFS), Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA.
6/2018: Ph.D. candidate Raja Gopalakrishnan attended MOBILIZE transport summit, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
5/2018: @Gordon Research Conference on Industrial Ecology, Les Diablerets, Switzerland.
4/2018: We welcome a visit by Professor Tom Cherrett from the Univ of Southampton.
1/2018: @TRB 97th Annual Meeting, Washington D.C., USA.
12/2017: Channel NewAsia commentary: Driverless vehicles can reshape Singapore, but do consider the human elements
9/2017: Invited speaker at Green Freight Asia Annual Forum 2017, Singapore.
7/2017: @Future of Cities conference, Lee Kuan Yew Centre for Innovative Cities, Singapore.
6/2017: @Joint ISIE-ISSST Conference, Chicago, Ill., USA.
6/2017: @10th International Conference on City Logistics, Phuket, Thailand.
5/2017: We welcome a visit by Prof. Sybil Derrible from the Univ of Illinois Chicago.
4/2017: We welcome a visit by Prof. Kelly Pitera from the Norwegian Univ of Science and Technology.
1/2017: Presented the executive summary of a study on “Cleaner Alternative Technologies to Diesel for New Vehicles in Singapore“, at the Singapore Ministry of Environment and Water Resources.
1/2017: @TRB 96th Annual Meeting, Washington D.C., USA.
1/2017: Our Foresight Study on Urban Mobility study featured on Channel NewsAsia.
12/2016: Invited talk on “Teaching sustainability in the undergraduate engineering curriculum” at the Asian Materials Education Symposium. Honoured to meet Prof. Michael Ashby!
10/2016: @LTA-UITP Singapore International Transport Congress and Exhibition (SITCE), Singapore. Congrats to SUTD team ZaiBike for winning the LTA Engineering Challenge with their dockless shared bicycle system concept.
10/2016: @VREF Conference on Urban Freight, Gothenburg, Sweden.
7/2016: @Green Growth & Business Forum, Singapore.
1/2016: @TRB 95th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., USA.
10/2015: Asian Scientist feature, Asia’s Rising Scientist: Lynette Cheah
10/2015: @URban freight and BEhaviour change (URBE) conference, Rome, Italy.
7/2015: @ISIE Conference, Surrey, UK.
1/2015: @TRB 94th Annual Meeting, Washington D.C., USA.
12/2014: SUTD moved to our new East Coast Campus.
11/2014: Congrats Wei Wei for winning the Best Student Paper award @Complex Systems Design & Management conference, Singapore.
11/2014: @Industrial Ecology in the Asia-Pacific Century conference (ISIE-AP), Melbourne, Australia.
10/2014: Invited talk on “Electrifying Asia’s Transportation Sector” at Singapore International Energy Week.
10/2014: Invited talk on “Monitoring road traffic and air emissions” at ENVIRON Emerging Trends Air Quality seminar.
4/2014: Invited talk on “Adaptive Urban Transportation” at RSIS-NTS Community Resilience and Human Security Workshop.
6/2013: Interview by FM 93.8 Live on urban transportation.
5/2013: The Business Times coverage, “Using Big Data to boost travel efficiency”.
1/2013: Singapore Challenge prize at Global Young Scientist Summit, Singapore.