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UP CIFAL Philippines champions sustainable development goals. In particular, the center works on migration, gender and development

Course modules for revised GE program of UP 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: 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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Featured articles with the International Publication Award (July 2018)
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Botanists from Taiwan and the Philippines found three unknown Begonia species in Luzon

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: The white‐chested tinkerbird is not a distinct species but a distinct subspecies or an aberrant form of the yellow‐rumped tinkerbird

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: This study assessed organisms found in a mining area for their potential as phytoremediators

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: What are the effects of potassium carbonate on the yield and properties of biocrude oil?

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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 July 2018:

(UP Manila) Moonlight P.W. et al. (2018) Dividing and Conquering the Fastest-Growing Genus: Towards a Natural Sectional Classification of the Mega-Diverse Genus Begonia (Begoniaceae)Taxon, 67 (2): 267-323
Impact Factor: (206/2017) 2.447

(UP Los Baños) Kirschel, A. N. G. et al. (2018) Investigation of the Status of the Enigmatic White‐Chested Tinkerbird Pogoniulus makawai using Molecular Analysis of the Type SpecimenIbis, 160 (3): 673-680
Impact Factor: (2016/2017) 2.279

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