News & Events

1112, 2018

Professor Jayadeva (Indian Institute of Technology) – Learning from Small Data: The Challenge for Machine Learning

We show that machine learning is particularly challenged when the number of labelled samples is [...]

712, 2018

Xiangyun (Sean) Zhou (Australian National University )- Splitting Receiver: Rethinking the Receiver Design for Communication Systems

This talk addresses an old and fundamental problem, i.e., how a communication receiver processes [...]

412, 2018

Cecilia Ng (YCH Group) – Innovate to Survive – The Future of the Supply Chain and Logistics Industry

The supply chain and logistics industry is currently seeing an upheaval in traditional processes. [...]

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ESD Summer Newsletter 2018

  June 19th, 2018

[Click here to download the newsletter] We are excited to launch the new ESD core curriculum in [...]

Singapore Airlines App Challenge – Grand Prize

  November 27th, 2017

Congratulations to ESD student Yustynn Panicker, Naunidh Bhalla (ISTD student), Lee Tze How (ISTD [...]

Singapore Airlines App Challenge – 1st Runner Up

  November 7th, 2017

Congratulations to ESD students, Jarvin Ong and Justinian Siah, for being the 1st runner-up and [...]

INFORMS Junior Faculty Interest Group (JIFG) Paper Competition

  October 30th, 2017

Assistant Professor Yiwei Chen's paper "Joint Pricing and Inventory Management with Strategic [...]

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Focus Tracks

The ESD undergraduate program has been designed with flexibility in mind, so that students can customize their courses to suit their interests and future careers.

Undergraduate Programme

The ESD undergraduate curriculum is concerned with the design, analysis, and management of large scale complex engineering systems such as supply chains, financial services, health care delivery systems, transportation systems, security and defense systems, energy production and distribution systems.

Research Projects

A selection of current ESD research projects.

Careers

Our ESD graduates are equipped with core skills in probability, optimisation, statistics, modelling, analytics and economics.

ESD – A Gateway Pillar to an Exciting Career

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About ESD

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PhD Programme

The ESD PhD program aims to produce the next generation of leading engineering systems researchers and thinkers.

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