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2019.06.01 - Gremlins join UPC 2019

2019.06.01 - Gremlins join UPC 2019

June 3, 2019

Two groups from the Green Materials Laboratory participated in the Design Category of the recently concluded 2019 Undergraduate Project Competition (UPC). Team GaGaCa- composed of Kenneth Madamba, Gabby Nunag and Vinz Villanueva- made it with their project entitled "Synthesis and characterization of hydrogel nanocomposites as a novel method for the desalination of seawater" to the Poster Exhibit Round, which was...

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2019.04.29 - Team Maverick goes to Malaysia for ICMMT 2019

April 29, 2019
The undergraduate Team Maverick, consisting of Ric Alindayu, Karl Escasa and Gabby Riña, joins Dr. Tumolva in attending the 2019 10th International Conference on Material and Manufacturing Technology (ICMMT 2019) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia last April 26-28, 2019. Mr. Escasa and Ms. Riña presented papers related to their undergradaute research "Degradation kinetics and solvent selection for chemical recycling of spent thermoplastic laminates", with Riña being awarded as one of the best paper presentations of the... Read more about 2019.04.29 - Team Maverick goes to Malaysia for ICMMT 2019

2018.06.04 - Gremlins win UPC 2018

June 4, 2018

Two teams from the Green Materials Laboratory participated and won in the 2018 Undergraduate Project Competition (UPC), besting 4 other finalist entries in the Design Category. Team MOCJA- composed of Jaclyn Chua Yap, Camille Dizon and Montse Ticzon- garnered First Place for their project entitled TAPE-SCAR bioadhesive as a potential reinforcement to conventional anastomosis techniques, while Team GOTENKS- composed of Jessa de Guzman, Keesha dela Peña and Dots Ytac- got Third Place for their project entitled Synthesis and characterization...

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2017.06.05 - Gremlins win UPC 2017

June 5, 2017

One team from the Green Materials Laboratory participated and won in the 2017 Undergraduate Project Competition (UPC), besting 7 other finalist entries. The team of gremlins- composed of Aira Ayalin, Bernell Go and Gail Reyes- garnered First Place for their project entitled "Production of TAPE-gelatin as potential bioadhesive: characterization and drying kinetics ".  The UPC event started with a pre-final presentation and selection last May 29, where the finalists were chosen to make their final presentation on June 2. There was also a poster exhibit...

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2016.06.10 - Gremlins win UPC 2016

June 10, 2016

One team from the Green Materials Laboratory participated and won in the 2016 Undergraduate Project Competition (UPC), besting 7 other finalist entries. The team of gremlins- composed of Jamico Jamlang, Mica Marañon and Girro Rigor- garnered First Place for their project entitled "Developing a physically cross-linked hydroxyethyl cellulose hydrogel for wound dressing application".  The UPC event started with a pre-final presentation and selection deliberation last June 3, where the finalists were chosen to make their final presentation on June 9....

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