New Research Papers
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: The majority of Escherichia coli strains isolated from healthy chickens are resistant to several types of drugs

SOCIAL SCIENCES AND LAW: How do researchers and policy-makers in Southeast Asia perceive food and nutrition security issues

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: This paper presents the complete genome sequence of a novel nitrogen-fixing bacteria

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Leaf architecture, particularly the venation pattern, is a good taxonomic tool in delineating Diplazium species

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY: Vegetation on Mt. Hilong is diverse, unique and culturally important
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Scopus publications in high-impact journals (IF of >2.000)

(UP Diliman) Ensano et al. (2018) Applicability of the Electrocoagulation Process in Treating Real Minucipal Wastewater Containing Pharmaceutical active compounds. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 261: 367-373, 2019
Impact Factor: (2017/2018) 6.434

(UP Diliman) Abuan, B. (2019) The Performance and Hydrodynamics in Unsteady Flow of a Horizontal Axis Tidal Turbine. Renewable Energy, 133: 1338-1351, 2019
Impact Factor: (2017/2018) 4.900

(UP Manila) Belizario, V. (2018) Toward the 2020 Goal of Soil-transmitted Helminthiasis Control and Elimination. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases,, 2018
Impact Factor: (2017/2018) 4.367

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gray new news
UP holds press conference on newly discovered Homo luzonensis. The arrival of the species in Luzon could have been deliberate than accidental

UP researchers co-discover new human species in Luzon. Called Homo luzonensis, it lived around the same time as Homo sapiens

A promising alternative for removing pharmaceutical contaminants in wastewater. Researchers show how it can be made efficient in cost and energy

Sponge-microbe partnership can thrive in a high nutrient environment. The microbial community diversity was largely the same in a nutrient-rich fish farm

Philippine Genome Center explores more linkage opportunities with foreign experts. It is in talks with former head of international center for inherited disease diagnostics and research

Four UP researchers make it to Asian Scientist 100 for 2019. This brings the total number of selected UP researchers to 10

UP enters top 100 for development studies. The national university maintained its position in other subjects

UP to host regional quality assurance meeting. Chief quality officers will talk about systems and mechanisms for enhancing higher education quality in ASEAN

UP ranking in Asia-Pacific rises. The new ranking reflects UP’s positive outcomes in the World University Rankings

Simple invisibility cloak from off-the-shelf lenses. UP scientists created a Rochester cloak that was not constrained by focal lengths

International collaboration in scientific publication. Last year, UP collaborated with over 100 foreign institutions for some of its publications

UP ranks 87th among top universities in emerging economies. The national university climbed 79 places in a period of one year

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CALL: 2019 APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research and Education. Deadline: 26 April 2019

CALL: Asia Deans’ Forum 2019 Rising Stars Women in Engineering Workshop. Deadline: 15 May 2019

CALL: Thai-German Graduate School of Engineering scholarship. Deadline: 19 April 2019

CALL: Call for papers for HanPil: Studies on Korea and the Philippines. Deadline: 31 July 2019

CALL: 2019 NTU Plus Academy Summer+ Programs will provide discounts to students from NTU partner universities. Deadline: 12 May 2019

CALL: 2019 UP Korea Research Center Korea Essay Contest for Filipinos. Deadline: 21 April 2019

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