Awards and Prizes


Teaching awards and prizes

  • Engineering Educator Award,
    Faculty of Engineering, NUS, 2012 and 2011.

  • Outstanding Engineer Award,
    2010, IEEE Power & Energy Society, USA

  • Annual Teaching Excellence Award (ATEA) Honour Roll,

    NUS 2011-2015(awarded for sustained high performance in teaching)

  • Annual Teaching Excellence Award, 
    NUS-2009, NUS-2008, NUS-2007


Research Awards

  • Best algorithm, Constrained Real Parameter Optimization competition, IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence (IEEE WCCI), 13 July 2018.

  • Best Conference paper award (ranked #1 among 800 papers presented), 2017 IEEE Conference on Energy Internet and Energy System Integration, Nov 2017.

  • Best paper award, IEEE INTELEC 2017 Conference, Oct 2017.

  • First prize, Siemens Smart Grid Contest, 2013.


Faculty Level Teaching awards or prizes

  • Honours List, Faculty of Engineering, NUS 2009

  • Honours List, Faculty of Engineering, NUS 2008

  • Honours List,  Faculty of Engineering, NUS 2007 

  • Teaching Commendation Certificate, Faculty of Engineering, NUS 2006 

  • Teaching Commendation Certificate, Faculty of Engineering, NUS 2005

  • Best tutor (B.Eng.), Faculty of Engineering, NUS 2003 

  • Teaching Commendation Certificate, Faculty of Engineering, NUS 2003

  • Teaching Commendation Certificate, Faculty of Engineering, NUS 2002 

  • Teaching Commendation Certificate, Faculty of Engineering, NUS 2001