The 4th Annual AIChE Singapore Local Section Award ceremony was held on May 18, 2018 in NUS. Nominations were called for different award categories of the Singapore Local Section and the winners were announced in this event. The following are the categories and the respective winners:

Industry Award:

Low Juin Jie; Subramanian Annamalai; Avinash Saple (Exxonmobil Pte Ltd)

Tushar Poddar (Energise Futures Pte Ltd)

Francis Tan Kok Vui (Petrochemical Corporation of Singapore Pte Ltd)

Outstanding Young Researcher/Principal Investigator Award:

Dr Wan Chunfeng (National University of Singapore)

Dr James Jing Kwan (Nanyang Technological University)

Dr Siming You (National University of Singapore; Current affiliation: University of Glasgow)

Outstanding Postgraduate Research Thesis:

Mohammad Hossein Davood Abadi Farahani (National University of Singapore)

Zhang Yu (National University of Singapore)

Zheng Kaiyuan (National University of Singapore)

Outstanding Undergraduate Research Thesis:

Lee Jia Min (National University of Singapore)

Lim You Jie ((National University of Singapore)

Lin Yanjie (National University of Singapore)

Service Award:

Kenny Yip (Stahl Asia Pacific Pte Ltd)

Muhammed Aliasgar (National University of Singapore)


Shining Star Award

The Local Sections Committee and Career and Education Operating Council are proud to administer the Shining Star Award which recognizes outstanding volunteerism at the AIChE local section level and encourages members to become more involved in local section activities.

Project Connect Grants

The Project Connect Grants for Local Sections were inaugurated in 2001 to assist local sections with their efforts to reach out to students, recent chemical engineering graduates, and new engineers.

Program Planning Grants

Program Planning Grants are intended to assist local sections with their membership outreach efforts. The objective is to encourage development of a program involving more than a single event.