The Singapore research story / editors, Hang Chang Chieh, Institute for Engineering Leadership, NUS, Singapore, Low Teck Seng, National Research Foundation, Singapore, Raj Thampuran, A*STAR, Singapore.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New Jersey : World Scientific, [2016]
Description
xxi, 302 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.

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Subject(s)
Editor
Series
  • World Scientific series on Singapore's 50 years of nation-building [More in this series]
  • World scientific series on Singapore's 50 years of nation-building
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-288) and index.
Contents
  • Foreword
  • Acknowledgements
  • Cover photo credits
  • About the contributors
  • Introduction: setting the stage / Hang Chang Chieh and Yeoh Keat Chuan
  • Shifting gear into research / Hang Chang Chieh, Low Teck Seng and Yeoh Keat Chuan
  • The multi-agency approach / Hang Chang Chieh, Low Teck Seng and Raj Thampuran
  • Research in physical sciences and engineering / Hang Chang Chieh and Raj Thampuran
  • The biomedical sciences: research for better health / Raj Thampuran and Kong Hwai Loong
  • Developing research-intensive universities / Barry Halliwell and Berti Anderson
  • Partnering mulitnational companies in R&D / Low Tech Seng, Raj Thampuran and Yeoh Keat Chuan
  • Developing R&D in local enterprises / Hang Chang Chieh, Raj Tampuran and Png Cheong Boon
  • Towards innovation and entrepreneurship / Low Teck Seng, Raj Thampuran, Tan Kai Hoe and Philip Ong
  • Appendices: S&T timeline
  • Chairmen, executive directors and directors : oral history interviews
  • Acronyms
  • Select bibliography
  • Index.
ISBN
  • 9789814641258 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 9814641251 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • 9789814641265
  • 981464126X
LCCN
2015038918
OCLC
951006705
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