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Ramos, Roberto

Profile Roberto Ramos was born and raised in the Philippines. After obtaining the degree of B.S. Physics, cum laude from the University of the Philippines (Diliman), he taught for two years at the National...

Production of Genetically Superior Water Buffalos

by Danilda Hufana-Duran Water buffalo (Bubalus bubalis) is an important livestock among farmers in the South-East Asian nations providing milk, meat and draft power. There are two types of water buffaloes; the river (2n=50)...

Control of Carbon Isotope Discrimination in Rice

by Ma. Rebecca Laza The positive correlation of carbon isotope discrimination (CID) with grain yield and biomass makes it a desired characteristic for high yield and biomass production in a number of crops including...

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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...