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2017 International Publication Award: Facts and figures. A total of 564 submissions were given the award

UP ranked in world’s top 500 for graduate employability. It obtained its best score in alumni outcomes for producing “world-changing graduates”

UP professor named Metrobank Foundation Outstanding Filipino. She has inspired peers and students as researcher and teacher

Course modules for revised GE program finalized at system-wide conference. Faculty members also exchanged ideas about program implementation and evaluation

UP geologist wins medal for pioneering work on geodynamics of the Philippines. Her work is key to a better understanding of how the Philippines was formed

UP assistant professor who heads lab for sustainable energy supply dev’t is one of new ASEAN S&T fellows. The fellows were selected based on their track record and potential to promote science-based policy-making in the region

Using interdisciplinary tools to study an age-old weaving tradition in the Philippines. Anthropology, mathematics and materials science contributed to documenting the unique textiles

2019 QS World University Rankings: UP has strong employer reputation globally. It ranked 168th globally based on the results of a world survey on institutions providing the best professionals

In which subject areas did UP publish more? Almost half of the University’s publications since 1911 were in two subject areas

UP rises to top 50% of ranked universities from emerging economies. UP has been ranked 166th, a massive leap from its 201st-250th position in 2017

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CALL: Nominations for the NAST and DOST awards. Deadlines: 29 November 2018 and 31 July 2019

CALL: The 2018 applications for the UP Scientific Productivity System are still under review. Kindly wait for the announcement of results on the website and our Facebook page.

CALL: DOST-JSPS Joint Research Program for 2019 is now open for proposals. Deadline: 5 September 2018

CALL: Scholarships to attend the 5th AUN-BE International Week at Universitas Gadjah Mada are available to undergraduate and graduate business students

CALL: CHED is encouraging members of the faculty and staff to apply to the Partial Support for Graduate Studies program

MATERIAL: Download the 2016 Guidebook for R&D Procurement here

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Journal articles with the International Publication Award (August 2018)
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: The total economic value derived by Filipinos from Philippine reef biodiversity amounts to roughly 4 billion US dollars per year (Photo: Jonathan Anticamara)

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: A new wireless sensor transport protocol that combines intermediate caching and congestion control can be used in wildfire detection and wildlife tracking

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Tissue cultured plants are not always virus-free

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: The combination of polarization measurement and laser scanning microscopy is a simple technique to improve fluorescent nanoemitter for viewing small-scale objects

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UP has a total of 579 Scopus-listed publications up to 17 August 2018. Because Scopus statistics rely on author affiliation, a paper with one author each from UP Diliman and UP Los Baños, for example, will be counted by Scopus as two papers for UP. (Click image to enlarge.)

Scopus publications in high-impact journals (IF of >2.000) for August 2018:

(UP Diliman) Tamayo, N.C.A. et al. (2018) National Estimates of Values of Philippine Reefs’ Ecosystem ServicesEcological Economics, 146: 633-644
Impact Factor: (2016/2017) 2.965

(UP Diliman) Martin, Z. M. Z et al. (2018) Surface Tension Data of n-propane, n-octane and n-dodecane from Nucleation SimulationsTellus, Series B: Chemical and Physical Meteorology, 70 (1): 1463807, 5 pages
Impact Factor: (2016/2017) 2.854

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