Friday, September 10, 2010

CE Undergrad Thesis Presented at the 5th ERDT Conference

The undergraduate thesis of DLSU-Manila civil engineering students were presented at the 5th Engineering Research and Development for Technology (ERDT) Conference with the theme "Philippine Competetiveness through ERDT" held on Sept. 10, 2010 at Sofitel Philippine Plaza, Manila. Paper presentations were done on the following:
  • "Strength Properties of Coconets Subjected to Different Weathering Conditions" by Allan Kristtoffer Mariano and Jonathan Albert Salumbides with Dr. Jonathan Dungca as adviser
  • "Investigation of Concrete Mixtures for the Repair of Concrete Cover of RC Square Columns" by Anna Francesca Del Castillo, Sarah Linette Cornejo and Romwell Louis Tan with Dr. Andres Oreta as adviser

A poster of the thesis on "Physical Properties of Tailings from Selected Mining Sites in the Philippines" by Mac Andrew Gawaran, Paul Go and Ted Santos with Ms. Mary Ann Adajar as adviser was also presented.

The 5th ERDT conference which was attended by about 7oo participants (researchers, faculty members, students) is sponsored by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST).

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