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BREAKTHROUGH: UP’s discovery of the rare giant shipworm and the mystery it solved

PUTRI ANAK: Southeast Asian lit, music and dance inspire UP’s latest Komedya

SPEED OF LIGHT: Mega journal places UP paper on slowing down light in top 100

QUANTUM SYSTEMS: Paper of UP physicist is one of last year’s best, says international journal

MAKING THE MOST OF SATELLITE IMAGERY: NASA scientist demonstrates use of satellite data in lake water monitoring

SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES IN A FISHING COMMUNITY: The collaboration between UP and French group Ecotone Resilience

GREATER INVOLVEMENT: Retired professors and professors emeriti to continue service in teaching, mentoring and admin

SMALL BUT MIGHTY: New UP paper shows how tiny RNAs fine-tune switch critical in cancer development

WE ARE BACK: UP regains title as one of world’s top 400 universities

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CALL: CHED-CBIE Scholarship for Graduate Studies in Canada

CALL: CHED program for potential leaders of state universities and colleges is now open for applications

CALL: British Council offers new PhD scholarships and collaboration opportunities

CALL: Australia Awards scholarships for 2018 intake

CALL: The 22nd Da Dun Fine Arts Exhibition sponsored by the Taiwanese government is now open for entries

TRAINING: The UP School of Statistics announces the schedule of training seminars in applied statistical analysis for 2017

CALL: Cycle 1 of the 2017 Enhanced Creative Work and Research Grant is now open for proposals

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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FOREIGN COLLABORATION: First UP-Academia Sinica Bilateral Symposium

COMPLEXITY AS A GAME CHANGER: UP grad student reflects on the 2016 NTU Winter School for Complexity Science
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Featured articles with the International Publication Award (March 2017)

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Differences in the signatures of xenoliths from Mt. Pinatubo and Mt. Iraya point to two agents involved in metasomatism

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Study leads to a potential therapeutic agent against tick-borne encephalitis viruses

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Genetics and environment contribute to the likelihood of otitis media in a Philippine indigenous community

SOCIAL SCIENCES AND LAW: Social relations and knowledge about natural hazards prevented people from evacuating during Typhoon Yolanda

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Energy absorption of wind turbines increases at higher fluctuation frequencies

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UP has a total of 233 Scopus-listed publications for 2017 as of 7 April. 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 March 2017:

(UP Los Baños) Melbourne Rio Talactac, Yurika Yada, Kentaro Yoshii, Emmanuel Pacia Hernandez, Kodai Kusakisako, Hiroki Maeda, Remil Linggatong Galay, Kozo Fujisaki, Masami Mochizuki, Tetsuya Tanaka (2017). Characterization and Antiviral Activity of a Newly Identified Defensin-Like Peptide, HEdefensin, in the Hard Tick Haemaphysalis longicornis. Developmental & Comparative Immunology, 68: 98–107

(UP Diliman) M.D. Balela, C.M. Pelicano and Z. Lockman (2017). In Situ Mixed Potential Study of the Growth of Zinc Oxide Hierarchical Nanostructures by Wet Oxidation of Zinc Foil. Journal of Materials Science, 52 (4): 2319–2328

(UP Baguio) R. Ortega et al. (2016). The Plant is Crucial: Specifc Composition and Function of the Phyllosphere Microbiome of Indoor Ornamentals. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 92 (12): fiw173, 12 pages

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