Tuesday, August 30, 2011

4th Asian Transportion Research Society Conference - Thailand

Mascarina, Padua, Fillone, Kang, Jayme & Sia

CE Faculty, Dr. Alexis Fillone and Transportation Engineering (TRE) Major students presented during the 4th Asian Transportation Research Society (ATRANS) Conference.

The 4th ATRANS Symposium held last August 26-27, 2011 in Bangkok, Thailand was attended by academicians, government officials, professionals and students from all over Asia involve in the field of transportation. A total of 45 papers were successfully presented and three of which were presented by students and faculty of the Transportation Engineering Division, Civil Engineering Department, De La Salle University-Manila as follows:

1. Low Carbon Society Policy in Philippines: Clean Air Initiatives in Transportation, The Case of the Philippines by Dr. Alexis M. Fillone, De la Salle University-Manila

2. Effects of Pedicabs and Kuligligs on the Capacity of Roads in the Vicinity of De la Salle Univesity-Manila by Jamiel Louiee L. Jayme, Paul Angelo C. Sia, and Alexis M. Fillone

3. Proposed Scheduling Scheme of Jeepney Service Operations in the City of Manila, Philippines by Henry Ace M. Kang, Kevin Bryan M. Mascarina, Maria Jullen E. Padua, and Alexis M. Fillone

The symposium gave, especially the students the opportunity to present in an international conference as well as listen and learn from other researches in the field of transportation in the Asian region.

Saturday, August 13, 2011

Gawad Mag-aaral 2011 recognizes CE faculty and students

Congratulations to our CE faculty and students for the recognition they received during the DLSU Gawad Mag-aaral Awards 2011!

  • Dr. Jonathan Dungca for winning the Best Faculty Adviser Award. Dr. Dungca has been the adviser of the Civil Engineering Society (CES) since 2008.

  • Earl de Guzman for his service to the SDFO Student Representative Pool. Earl has been active student rep in the Student's Discipline Office.

  • Katrina Tengki for being one of the nominees for Best Org President. Kat was the president of CES 2010-2011.

Photo: by Kat Tengki

Dungca is SSOT 2011!

Dr. Jonathan R. Dungca Associate Professor in Civil Engineering was awarded the Students' Search for Outstandning Teachers (SSOT) for the 2011. Dr. Dungca teaches engineering mechainics and geotechnical engineering courses in the undergraduate and graduate programs. This is the second SSOT award of Dr. Dungca. Incidentally, Dr. Andres Oreta was a finalist of the SSOT 2011.