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SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Activation energy is reduced when nickel, natural zeolite and coal bottom ash are introduced into the pyrolysis process of rice husk [Images: FESEM surface morphology images at 5000 K of nickel (left) and used nickel (right)]

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Selective internal radiation therapy leads to similar survival rates in patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma as those of oral medication

SOCIAL SCIENCES AND LAW: It is necessary to reframe the relationship between the police and young drug users from hostility to trust

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Is the Coral Triangle indeed a center of intraspecific genetic diversity in the Indo-West Pacific region?

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Enokitake mushrooms can be used to produce multi-faceted carbon dots with applications in sensing

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UP has a total of 774 publications in Scopus-listed journals up to 5 November 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 October 2018:

(UP Manila) Chow, P.K.H. et al. (2018) SIRveNIB: Selective Internal Radiation Therapy Versus Sorafenib in Asia-Pacific Patients with Hepatocellular CarcinomaJournal of Clinical Oncology, 36 (19): 1913-1921
Impact Factor: (2017/2018) 26.303

(UP Los Baños) Loy, A C. M. et al. (2018) Comparative Study of In-Situ Catalytic Pyrolysis of Rice Husk for Syngas Production: Kinetics Modelling and Product Gas AnalysisJournal of Cleaner Production, 197 (1): 1231-1243
Impact Factor: (2017/2018) 5.651

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UP, LSHTM lead 2nd Int’l Workshop in ‘Omics in Infectious Diseases. The workshop focused on active surveillance and rapid identification of drug-resistant pathogens and infectious disease control and management

UP achieves big move in natural, social sciences in new subject rankings. It placed 7th globally for citations in the clinical, pre-clinical and health disciplines

Prolonging the storage life of minimally processed tropical fruits. Introducing an ethylene antagonist can extend the shelf life of fresh products

UP improves ranking among universities in Asia. The top 15 percent includes the national university

System-wide conference for research, extension and professional staff. The contributions of REPS to UP’s vision and mission will be reviewed

UP continues upward trend in world rankings; joins top 5 from Southeast Asia. UP has consistently made progress in the rankings since its entry in 2017

2017 International Publication Award: Facts and figures. More than 500 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”

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CALL: 2020 DOST-GIA proposals now being accepted. Deadline: 31 January 2019

CALL: Nominations for the 2019 Metrobank Foundation Outstanding Filipinos Award are now being accepted

EVENT: Dr. Jonathan Malicsi to give Concepcion Dadufalza Memorial Lecture

CALL: Bernd Rode Award for outstanding scientific and higher education collaborations between European and South-East-Asian universities. Deadline: 30 November 2018

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: 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