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The short version: Post your research profile in the BKR database so that it can be viewed by the public. Submit relevant articles to the main BKR site such as the summary of your...

Assessment of Pollution Prevention Technologies

by Anthony Basco Halog Objectives/Hypothesis The understanding of environmental sustainability has been greatly enhanced by examining the Life Cycle Analysis and Assessment (LCA) of various products. The studies provided important answers to what materials...

Transport in Disordered Systems

by Cristine Villagonzalo Customarily, the study of solids has largely been confined to crystalline materials. However, the majority of commonly encountered solids are non-crystalline. Also, a real crystalline solid is never absolutely pure. It...

Pulsed Laser Deposition of Thin Films

by Katherine Develos-Bagarinao Introduction Conceptually and experimentally, pulsed laser ablation is an extremely simple technique, probably the simplest among all thin film growth techniques. It consists of a target holder and a substrate holder...

Looking At How The Brain Works In Real-time

Development of a Fully Real-time FMRI Analysis System by Epifanio Bagarinao The technique known as functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) has been extensively used to elucidate the functions of the human brain. Functional MRI...

Breaking Through the Glass Ceiling

An Interview with Dr. Naomi G. Tangonan Dr. Naomi G. Tangonan Centuries ago, it would have been unimaginable for a Filipino woman to go outside her home and obtain an education. Times have changed...

Notes of a Filmmaker

by Katherine Develos-Bagarinao A typical day ensues. I strut to the lab to make my ‘films.’ Instead of a labgown, I put on my white cleansuit and enter the filmmaking quarters. Yes, I’m a...

On Investigatory Projects in Science

For the past several months, we notice that our guestbook has been receiving several requests for investigatory projects in science (physics, chemistry, biology, etc). Some are asking only for ideas, while others simply want...

My Expectations of the Filipino Scientist

by Prof. Caesar Saloma President Francisco Nemenzo, Jr. Chancellor Emerlinda Roman, Professor Concepcion D. Dadufalza, the Donor and former student of Professor Dadufalza, other officials of the UP System, Colleagues in the University, Ladies...

The Road Ahead

by Katherine Develos-Bagarinao It has been a year since the Bahay Kubo Research website has been first posted online. After languishing in relative obscurity for months at the Geocities Homestead, it has been transferred...