Agana Louisse Domingo (PHY) won the Best Video Presentation Award in the recently concluded 2020 The 2nd International Conference on Water Resources and Environmental Engineering (ICWREE2020) will be held on September 11-12, 2020. Her paper entitled "Multi-year Precipitable Water Vapor Observations in East Manila, Philippines using Radiosonde and Global Navigation Satellite System" will also be published in E3S Web of Confence indexed in SCOPUS.
Dr. Ernest P. Macalalad, a faculty member of the Department of Physics, together with his Bachelor of Science in Physics students Merlin Mendoza and Kyle Ezekiel Juadines, presented their research on atmospheric physics and space science at the 6th International Conference on Space Science and Communication (IconSpace2019). The conference was held on July 28 to 30, 2019 in Pulai Springs Resort, Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia with a theme “Advancing Space Science for Societal Sustainability”.
Ms. Doebner von C. Tumacder, a faculty member of the Department of Physics, together with her students: Acelle Castillo, Jhoan de Jesus, and Bianca Rae Pasela and collaborators: Ms. Kathrina Lois Taaca and Mr. Rhenish Simon from UP-Diliman and UP-Manila, respectively, presented three research papers in the 21st International Vacuum Congress (IVC-21) held in Malmö, Sweden last July 1-5, 2019.
Department of Physics professors represented Mapúa University at the 2019 Filipino Scholars Symposium in Kansai held on July 8 – 9, 2019 at the Icho-Kaikan Hall of Osaka University, Suita Campus, Japan.
The 2-day symposium was organized by the Osaka University Institute of Laser Engineering (ILE) with the objective of strengthening the academic and research relations among Filipino and Japanese students, researchers, and professors.
Mapúa University has been shortlisted in the Times Higher Education (THE) Awards Asia 2019’s Teaching and Learning Strategy of the Year category. The University is the only higher education institution (HEI) from the Philippines that made it to the list of the said category for its teaching and learning strategies known as Digital Day and Digital Rush.
Mapúa University has partnered with the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) to develop its Technology Licensing Office (TLO) through a memorandum of agreement (MOA) signed last December 2018. It is the second office to be created in the University geared towards directing Mapúa research to value, following Mapúa’s Innovation and Technology Support Office (ITSO) established in 2011.