Alumni News


Two of our TDSI Alumni Mr Lin Jianwen (MDTS 2015) and Ms Tan Kim Hong (MDTS 2011) got recognition for their thesis work.

Dr. Monique P. Fargues, Assoc. Chair for Student Programs, NPS ECE Dept wrote: "The fact that their level of research was sufficient to set the needed foundations and results to be accepted to an IEEE Conference AND receive best paper awards for their work is impressive and reflects well on the technical skills from these TDSI graduates and their NPS advisors.

Specific details: Conference papers generated from their thesis work was presented by their main advisor, Prof. Weilian Su, at the recent 7th IEEE Annual Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference, held January 9-11, 2017 in Las Vegas, NV, USA. For reference, The IEEE 7th Annual Computing and Communication Workshop and Conference accepted 155 technical papers and the acceptance rate was 35.9%.

The paper titled “Global Communication Coverage using Cubesats,” co-authored by Weilian Su, Jianwen (William) Lin and Tri Ha, won the IEEE CCWC 2017 best paper award in the “Wireless and Satellite Communication” Track.

The paper titled “MAC Sub-Layer Design to Reduce Interference in LTE Networks,” co-authored by Weilian Su, Kim Hong Tan, Ric Romero, Tri Ha, won the IEEE CCWC 2017 best paper award in the “Control Systems and Applications” Track."


The NPS Alumni of Singapore Annual General Meeting 2011 will be held on 14 July 2011. We are honoured that Prof Quek Tong Boon, Chief Defence Scientist and VADM Daniel T. Oliver (Ret), President, NPS, will be joining us at this annual event. In addition, Ms Kari Miglaw, Director, Alumni Relations, NPS will be sharing on the "Online NPS community". This newly inaugurated initiative aims to reach out to all the alumni members of the NPS both between US and internationally.


TDSI is celebrating its 10th year of nurturing talents for the defence ecosystem. Lend your support at the TDSI 10th Anniversary Commemoration on 12 July 2011 at Shaw Foundation Alumni House, NUS. Contact: Mr Neo Jun Wei -