17 Feb | The '17 Volcanoes' exhibition, as part of the Tourism and Cultural Heritage research project, opens in Princeton
FRS Pop-Up Social Science Lab
Public good games are set up in a pop-up lab in an experiment to determine strategies for energy savings, aimed at making energy demand more sustainable and resilient.
Singapore-ETH Centre opening doors in Asia
Both science and Swiss businesses are benefiting from the ETH research hub in Singapore through the Swiss Technology Impact Platform (STIP), which offers an opportunity to link research with practice.
FCL Launches Course on Advanced Studies in Urban Design
FCL launched a post-graduate course on Advanced Studies in Urban Design for participants from the Urban Redevelopment Authority and other Singaporean government agencies on 12 January.
Optimal Meeting Scheduling in Smart Commercial Building for Energy Cost Reduction
This paper aimed at minimising energy consumption for air-conditioning and achieving more balanced power distribution is now published in IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid.
New publication: How Monitoring Influences Trust
The authors discuss the managerial implications of the results for designing and implementing monitoring systems.
'The Material Man' on Hochparterre
Dirk Hebel researches on building with water, mycelium and bamboo since he was the project manager for the Cloud Building 'BLUR' at EXPO`02 in Switzerland. “I want to grow a house from mushrooms”, he says.
International Conference on Infrastructure Resilience
14-16 Feb 2018 | Resilience is still an emerging concept today, and the FRS aims to forge and further develop the concept of infrastructure resiilence at this inaugural international conference.
First District Energy System Roundtable in Singapore
19 Sep 2016 | The roundtable gathers energy researchers from Princeton, NUS, City University of Hong Kong, EPFL, ETH Zurich, Singaporean government agencies, and utility operators.
Alternative Construction Materials Team Wins JEC Asia Innovation Award
FCL's Alternative Construction Materials project team, together with Singapore's Republic Polytechnic, wins the 2016 JEC Asia Innovation Award for project on bonding bamboo composite and concrete.