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Sun Sun Lim and Roland Bouffanais

Singapore University of Technology and Design

Sun Sun Lim is a professor of communication and technology and the head of humanities, arts, and social sciences at the Singapore University of Technology and Design. She has published and lectured extensively on technology domestication and public perceptions of technology. Her latest books include “Mobile Communication and the Family - Asian Experiences in Technology Domestication” (Springer, 2016) and “Asian Perspectives on Digital Culture: Emerging Phenomena, Enduring Concepts” (Routledge, 2016). Roland Bouffanais is an associate professor of engineering product development at the Singapore University of Technology and Design. He received his PhD from École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne, in Switzerland, prior to being a postdoctoral fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He was awarded the prestigious IBM Research Prize in Computational Sciences, and wrote “Design and Control of Swarm Dynamics” (Springer, 2015).

Articles by Sun Sun Lim and Roland Bouffanais

Technology

The Science and Sensibilities of Smart Cities

Thursday, August 9, 2018

As Asian countries develop smart cities, residents must contend with their benefits and drawbacks. While connected systems have the potential to deliver better urban planning and conveniences, they can also introduce inequalities and undermine inclusiveness.