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Citation performance behind UP’s big jump in newest regional rankings. Its citation score climbed to 40 from last year’s 13.5

Why are trees and tree species abundant in tropical forests? Competition within the same species helps maintain diversity

Promoting rice and white corn combination as a staple for Filipinos. A diet based on corn can help prevent further rise in diabetes cases

Preserving Philippine ethno-epics. The Philippines is fast losing its chance to read and learn the orally transmitted folk literature of the Mandaya people of the Davao provinces

UP remains No. 1 university in PH despite drop in regional rankings. It received high points for employer reputation, followed by academic reputation and faculty-student ratio

The impact of an outpatient primary care system on health care delivery in UP Diliman. The benefits of the pilot study are increasingly being utilized for consultation, diagnostics and medication

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CALL: Philippine-California Advanced Research Institutes Project is open for proposals in health innovation, translational medicine, information infrastructure development. Deadline: 31 March 2018

CALL: The application period for the 2018 UP Scientific Productivity System and the UP Arts Productivity System is already open. Deadline: 31 March 2018

CALL: Fulbright Graduate Student Program for AY 2019-2020 now accepting applications. Deadline: 19 March 2018

CALL: Scholarships in security, childhood education, commerce at Macquarie University. Deadline: 28 February 2018

CALL: CHED-PhilFrance Programme for September 2018 intake. Deadline: 13 April 2018

CALL: Search for nominees to the UP Alumni Association awards for 2018. Deadline: 2 April 2018

CALL: Opportunities for graduate studies at Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris. Deadline: 15 March 2018

CALL: 2018 Turkey Scholarships Program for undergraduate, graduate degrees now open for applications. Deadline: 25 March 2018

CALL: Carnegie Mellon University scholarships for faculty, staff of CHED-recognized HEIs. Deadline: 13 May 2018

CALL: Taiwan presents more opportunities for Filipinos to study in Taiwan through scholarship programs. Deadline: 31 March and 30 April 2018

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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Featured articles with the International Publication Award (January 2018)
MANAGEMENT AND ECONOMICS: For the handline tuna industry, the higher prices associated with capturing the mature tuna alone encourage sustainable practices

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: The Web-GIS tool developed by the Nationwide Operational Assessment of Hazards (Project NOAH) can be replicated in countries that have a proactive approach to addressing the impact of natural hazards but lack sufficient funds

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Pyrodinium bahamense, a phytoplankton that causes paralytic shellfish poisoning, can be a bioindicator of heavy metal pollution

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Eight species of oribatid mites and the family Licnodamaeidae are recorded in the Philippines for the first time while three species and the genus Hexachaetoniella are recorded in the Oriental region for the first time

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: A new method called Mutual Kernel Matrix Completion algorithm which tackles the problem of mutually inferring the missing entries of multiple kernel matrices by combining the notions of data fusion and kernel matrix completion is applied on biological data sets

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UP has a total of 77 Scopus-listed publications for 2018 as of 3 February. 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 January 2018:

(UP Diliman) Pacle N. A. D. et al (2017) Petrography and Geochemistry of Cenozoic Sedimentary Sequences of the Southern Samar Island, Philippines: Clues to the Unroofing History of an Ancient Subduction ZoneJournal of Asian Earth Sciences, 142: 3-19
Impact Factor: (2016/2017) 2.335

(UP Los Baños) Talactac M. R. Et al (2017) Synchronous Langat Virus Infection of Haemaphysalis longicornis Using Anal Pore MicroinjectionViruses, 9 (7): 189, 9 pages
Impact Factor: (2016/2017) 3.465

(UP Manila) Brüggemann N. et al (2017) Striatal Dysfunction in X-linked Dystonia-Parkinsonism is Associated with Disease ProgressionEuropean Journal of Neurology, 24 (5): 680–686
Impact Factor: (2016/2017) 3.988

(UP Mindanao) Digal L. al (2017) Market Assessment on the Incentives and Disincentives for the Adoption of Sustainable Practices along the Tuna Value Chain in Region 12, Philippines. Marine Policy, 86: 39-46
Impact Factor: (2016/2017) 2.235

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