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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: 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 (December 2017)
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Drywood termites prefer Moluccan sau the most and eucalyptus the least (Photo credit: Arlene D. Romano and Menandro N. Acda)

SOCIAL SCIENCES AND LAW: Critical thinking can be taught more effectively by reconsidering the taxonomy of learning objectives and pushing for critical pedagogy

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Some reefs in Samar were completely damaged and wiped-out by super typhoon Yolanda

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Mangroves are potential sources of active compounds that can inhibit the overproduction of melanin

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UP has a total of 59 Scopus-listed publications for 2018 as of 18 January. 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 December 2017:

(UP Diliman) Empizo et al (2017) Optical Damage Assessment and Recovery Investigation of Hydrogen-Ion and Deuterium-Ion Plasma-Irradiated Bulk ZnO Single CrystalsJournal of Applied Physics, 121 (17): 175102, 11 pages
Impact Factor: (2016/2017) 2.068

(UP Los Baños) Estrella etal (2017) Remodelling of the Bovine Placenta: Comprehensive Morphological and Histomorphological Characterization at the Late Embryonic and Early Accelerated Fetal Growth StagesPlacenta, 55: 37-46
Impact Factor: (2016/2017) 2.759

(UP Diliman) Rosario etal (2017) Topological Characterization of Plasma-Etched Polymer Surface using Discontinuous Percolation TransitionMaterials Chemistry and Physics, 200: 322-330
Impact Factor: (2016/2017) 2.084

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