LAPU-LAPU CITY, Cebu — Dr. Gay Jane Perez was a postdoctoral fellow at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (Nasa) in the United States when she realized how much data can be culled from satellite images.
A low-cost community cellular networks project of the University of the Philippines-Diliman (UP-D) and the University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley) won in this year’s Information Society Innovation Fund (ISIF Asia) Awards.
resident Rodrigo Duterte has appointed Prospero “Popoy” E. de Vera III as chairman of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), to serve until July 21, 2022.
he Department of Public Works and Highways announced on September 10 that they have signed a memorandum of agreement with the state-run University of the Philippines to undertake the implementation of 20 construction and renovation projects in the campuses. Total cost of all projects is at P2.76 billion.
The UP Office of Admissions will be postponing the administration of the UPCAT 2019 nationwide.
Enjoy the latest edition of Carillon, the University’s official alumni magazine.
Foreign Undersecretary Enrique Manalo has been appointed the Philippines’ new ambassador to Germany.
In case some still doubt that the Philippines has already sent its first eye in the sky into space, maybe a second microsatellite would make them believe it is so.
‘WE [the Philippines] do not want to be left out…we want to build our space technology capability” in order for the country to benefit from it, Science Secretary Fortunato T. de la Peña declared after Maya-1 cube satellite (CubeSat), the second Philippine satellite, was deployed from the International Space Station on the afternoon of August 10.
(AUG. 3)—UP National Institute of Physics (NIP) professor Maricor N. Soriano, PhD, received the 2018 Outstanding R&D Awards for the Emerging Technology Category from Department of Science and Technology’s Philippine Council for Industry, Energy, and Emerging Technology Research and Development (DOST-PCIEERD).