IEEE PES Day 2018 – Singapore Chapter

We celebrated IEEE PES day event in Singapore along with IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES), NUS PES Student Branch Chapter and Green Energy Management & Smart Grid Research Centre (GEMS).

A workshop on Sustainable Energy Systems that focuses on presenting the latest development in renewable projects all around the world, such as solar, wind, and tidal was conducted. The presentations were given by final year Bachelor’s and Master’s students and was be an avenue to learn about the recent advancements in renewable energy areas. Out of the 70 students who had presented their work, 2 groups have been selected. Certificates will be presented to the following students who have presented their work, as a part of the IEEE PES DAY celebration – Student Workshop on Sustainable Energy Systems 2018.

  • Best Project Award given to Hu Yang, Jiao Hongsheng, Kong Lingming, Liu Sai, and Zan Wentao for their project titled, “Wind project in Gotland, Sweden”.
  • Best Presentation Award given to Carl Victor Loftman, Chan Hang Wee, Evelyn Tan Yun Ting, Sia Ren You, and Zhang Kaiyu for their project titled, “CSP and PV with storage in Morocco”.

The awards will be presented by Professor Saifur Rahman (President 2018-2019 of IEEE Power & Energy Society; and Joseph Loring Professor of Electrical Engineering, Virginia Tech Advanced Research Institute, Arlington, Virginia, USA). The award ceremony will take place concurrently with a lecture by Prof. Saifur Rahman on 22 May 2018, from 3:00pm to 4:00pm, at LT6, Engineering Block E4, NUS, Singapore. For more details about the lecture, click here.