Grand Gascon, a UP Visayas’ Chemical Engineering student, the only Filipino who became a finalist in Bayer’s International Youth Agriculture Summit. Read the full article here. (Image from UP Visayas’s website)
UP wins IABC Gold Quill for “Stop Covid Deaths”. The informative, educational webinars held every Friday noon by TVUP won an Award of Merit under the Communication Management Division of the IABC’s Gold Quill Awards in the “COVID-19 Response and Recovery Management and Communication” category. Read the news here.
Insights Report: Climate Change Collaborations: ISI published its insight report on climate change research collaborations in response to the UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES: Decaisnina tomentosa (Loranthaceae), a new species of mistletoe from Samar Island, Philippines. An endemic new specie of flower is found in the Samar Island Natural Park, one of the largest contiguous old-growth forests in the Philippines.
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES: Climate Change Resiliency Through Mangrove Conservation: The Case of Alitas Farmers of Infanta, Philippines. A collaborative management framework for future risk-resilience management that operates alongside coastal communities within the Philippines and across the global stage.
Publications in high-impact factor journals (IF >3.000)
(UP Manila) Tantengco OAG, et al. Genital Mycoplasmas and Biomarkers of Inflammation and Their Association with Spontaneous Preterm Birth and Prelabor Rupture of Membranes: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Front. Microbiol (2022).
Impact Factor: 5.640
(UP Visayas) Ravelo SF, Yap-Dejeto LG., Silaras, MLS, et al. A Snapshot on the Distribution of Coastal Phytoplankton Communities in Five HAB-Affected Bays in Eastern Visayas, Philippines. Front. Mar. Sci. (2022).
Impact Factor: 4.921
(UP Diliman) Perez, J.V., et. al. “Stagomé” Lattice: The Missing Member of the Star-Kagomé Family. Chemistry of Materials 33 (6) (2021).
Impact Factor: 9.811
(UP Los Baños) Rola, A.C., et al. “Small Farmers Large Field (SFLF): a synchronized collective action model for improving the livelihood of small farmers in India. Food Security (2021).
Impact Factor: 3.304