For this year, eight Filipino scientists were recognized as part of the much-coveted list. To qualify for the Asian Scientist 100, "the honorees must have won a national or international prize in 2020," according to Asian Scientist Magazine.
"Alternatively, the honoree must have a significant accomplishment in scientific discovery or leadership that benefits academia or industry."
Congratulations Dean Francis Aldrine A. Uy, PhD on your latest recognition - the "Kabalikat Researcher Award 2020" from Department of Science and Technology - Philippine Council for Industry, Energy, and Emerging Technology Research and Development during their 10th Anniversary celebration with the theme “Innovations in the Covid-19 Economy”.
Congratulations to Dean Francis Aldrine A. Uy, for receiving the D.M. Consunji Award for Engineering Research.
The Philippine Association for the Advancement of Science and Technology (PhilAAST) awarded eight (8) OUTSTANDING FILIPINO RESEARCHERS during its 69th annual convention for their notable contributions and accomplishment in the field of science and technology.
Hurrah for our very own Dr. Dante L. Silva for bagging the 'EXCELLENT PAPER AWARD' in the 3rd International Conference on Computing and Big Data 2020. Last month, 3 students under his tutelage received the 'Excellent Paper, Best Presentation, and Best Content Award' in the 708th International Conference on Management, Economics & Social Science - ICMESS 2020 held in Barcelona, Spain.
The annual event features innovative developments in Big Data Analytics and Cloud Computing, participated by a number of professors and researchers in universities in USA, Canada, Sweden, Portugal, UK, China, Korea, Thailand, Taiwan, Egypt, Vietnam, Indonesia, and Singapore, with a total number of 63 technical papers.
Three Construction Engineering and Management students of Mapua University -School of Civil, Environmental, and Geological Engineering garnered 'Excellent Paper, Best Presentation, and Best Content’ award in the recently concluded 708th International Conference on Management, Economics & Social Science - ICMESS 2020.
Raphaela Lois Ejera, Clara Vina Villa-Real, and Jan Marvin Zarraga, under the tutelage of their advisers ASEAN Engineer Dr. Dante L. Silva and SCEGE Associate Dean Engr. Bernard S. Villaverde, staged the international podium last August 23-24, 2020 at Barcelona Spain.
The paper was published in a Scopus Indexed “Civil Engineering and Architecture” Journal.
With our strong commitment to provide a leading-edge and world-class quality of education, we are now a 4 Star Institution as rated by the QS Intelligence Unit.
Mapúa University, the Philippines’ premier engineering and technological school, has entered the global Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Rankings 2020. The THE Impact Rankings are the only global performance tables that assess universities against the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The University placed 601+ in the overall out of 766 participating institutions worldwide.
Mapúa has been ranked in SDG 6-Clean Water and Sanitation (Rank 101-200), SDG 7-Affordable and Clean Energy (Rank 201-300), SDG 8–Decent Work and Economic Growth (Rank 401+), SDG 12-Responsible Consumption and Production (Rank 301+), and lastly, for the second time in a row, SDG 17–Partnership for the Goals (Rank 601+).
The School of Civil, Environmental and Geological Engineering led by Dean Francis Aldrine A. Uy, in collaboration with engineers from other departments and USHER Technologies made 2 innovations to support our government's efforts to fight COVID-19.
The first was a low cost mobile disinfection chamber also known as the "GOCLEAN Chamber". The idea is for these chambers to be placed in all entrances and requires people to get disinfected before they can go inside the building. The disinfection happens for a few seconds, wherein a mist of ethyl alcohol is emitted inside the chamber.
Manila Water Foundation (MWF) honored four Filipino engineers who made significant social impact at the MWF Prize for Engineering Excellence Awarding Ceremony on February 3 at Seda Hotel Vertis North in Quezon City.
The Manila Water Foundation Prize for Engineering Excellence (The Prize) is the only recognizing body in the Philippines that honors engineers who made notable contributions in solving development problems in the areas of water, sanitation, environment, and sustainability.
The School of Civil, Environmental and Geological Engineering congratulates Engr. Flordeliza C. Villaseñor on her award as "Inspiring Filipina Engineer" by the Philippine Technological Council's Women Engineers Network.
Aside from that recognition, the current Environmental and Sanitary Engineering Program Chair received the prestigious Philippine Federation of Professional Associations' (PFPA) Excellence Award last February 29 at UP Diliman's Bahay ng Alumini,
Three Construction Engineering and Management students of Mapua University -School of Civil, Environmental, and Geological Engineering garnered 'Best Research Paper Presentation' award in the recently concluded 4th International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering, Science and Technologies (ICETEST-2020).
Kimberly L. Quintana, Gezelle M. Cangco and John Oliver S. Manaois, under the tutelage of their advisers ASEAN Engineer Dr. Dante L. Silva and Associate Dean Engr. Bernard S. Villaverde, staged the international podium last Feb 26-27 in Bangkok, Thailand.
The journey towards a future with less casualties, less missed opportunities, and less income loss after a strong earthquake began with a bang last September 2, 2019 when USHER Technologies Inc.
Congratulations to USHER Technologies Inc. and the School of Civil, Environmental and Geological Engineering for developing the USHER System and receiving the 2019 ASEAN Engineering Achievement Award, a recognitiong given by the ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organization (AFEO) last September 14, 2019 during the 37th Conference of Asean Federation of Engineering Organization (CAFEO37) in Jakarta, Indonesia.