Monthly Archives: July 2012

Thesis Proposal Presentation of Ms. Jenny Aggangan

[ July 24, 2012; 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm. ] Please attend the Thesis Proposal Presentation of Ms. Jenny Aggangan
entitled ” Understanding coastal erosion in coral fringed island systems of Guimaras, Philippines using wave and sediment transport modelling” on Tuesday, 24 July 2012 1:30 p.m. at the Audio Visual Room.

Thesis Proposal Presentation of Don Olavides

[ July 23, 2012; 10:00 am to 11:30 am. ] You are invited to attend the thesis proposal presentation of Mr. Ronald Dionnie Olavides entitled “Integrative taxonomy of dendrochirote sea cucumbers (Holothuroidea: Dendrochirotida) and feeding ecology of Stolus buccalis (Stimpson, 1855) population in Bolinao, Pangasinan” on Monday, 23 July, 10am at the Audio-Visual Room.

Reef Society Cites Dr. Perry Aliño

The International Society for Reef Studies (ISRS) awarded Prof. Porfirio Aliño a plaque of recognition for his studies on development capacity. The award was given during the 12th International Coral Reef Symposium on July 9-13, 2012 in Cairns, Queensland, Australia.


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NE Montano Chem Award 2012

Dr. Coke Montaño named Outstanding Chemist of 2012

The Integrated Chemists of the Philippines (ICP) has named Dr. Nemesio E. Montaño the Outstanding Chemist for 2012.

UPMSI conducts first oceanography survey of Benham Rise

The UP Marine Science Institute (MSI) surveyed Benham Rise on the east of Luzon just days after the UN Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf (CLCS) declared this 13-million hectare submarine plateau as Official Philippine Territory.


Genes, red tide scientists get UNESCO research grants

Dr. Ma. Cecilia G. Conaco and Dr. Aletta T. Yñiguez received the 2011 “For Women in Science” awards from UNESCO and DOST for their research on new genes from sponges and on the red tide phenomenon.