Applied Research & Innovation




One Ship, Two Worlds: Navigating (Virtual) Reality and Decarbonisation with the Hydromover

Singapore’s waters will soon be plied by an all-electric harbour craft. Associate Professor Tay Zhi Yung tells us more about the Hydromover.


Professor Lock Kai Sang: Solving Real-world Problems

The head of the Energy Efficiency Technology Centre (EETC) at SIT applies a unique blend of research excellence and real-world experience to advancing engineering education while addressing key challenges like decarbonisation and energy efficiency.

packing and filling

How Two Brands Created a Recipe for Success at FoodPlant

From equipment to expertise, FoodPlant provides the ''ingredients'' that local food manufacturers need to innovate and scale their businesses.

Prof Susanna

Food & Nutrition: Research and Technology

Singapore Institute of Technology’s Vice President (Applied Research), A/Prof Susanna Leong, shares some insights in the importance of food science and technology and how the university is driving research in these key areas.

Prof Sharratt and Prof Stoyanov

Spearheading Singapore’s Sustainable Development

Through applied research and industry collaboration, researchers at the Singapore Institute of Technology address sustainability and circularity issues in the key sectors of food, chemical and biotechnology.


These Two Research Centres Aim to Uplift the Construction Industry

Two pillars of applied research on tunnel engineering and construction technologies have one common goal: to elevate Singapore’s built environment.

Singapore Amazing Flying Machine Competition 2023 Champion

Swarming to New Heights

Research engineers and students from SIT emerged victorious at the Singapore Amazing Flying Machine Competition 2023.

Cesar Harada

Servant of the Seas

Associate Professor Cesar Jung-Harada immerses the public in ocean technology with a residency at ArtScience Museum.

JTC and SIT Establish the ‘PDD Living Lab Programme’

The programme serves as a framework for collaboration between partners to scale smart solutions, with several MOUs inked with UOB, TMCC, Wanxiang Blockchain and its partners, and dConstruct Robotics.

Blazing a Trail in Food Delivery with Drones

Armed with a background in aerospace engineering and a passion for creating impact, this team of six Aerospace Engineering students built an autonomous drone that can skip the traffic and navigate Singapore’s skyline to deliver food – from scratch.