Theses / Dissertations Proposal

NAME

DEGREE

TITLE

DATE AND PLACE

1

Mr. Clarence Y. Magtoto

Master of Science in Geology

"Calcareous Nannofossil Biostratigraphy and a Report on the Occurrence of Chemosynthetic Molluscs in the Mudstone-Limestone Interbeds of the Northern Cement Corporation Quarry in Brgy. Labayug, Sison, Pangasinan"

Tuesday, 17 May 2016, 10:00 A.M. at the NIGS Multipurpose Room, NIGS Building, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

2

Ms. Gretchen P. Callejo

Master of Science in Geology

"Establishing the Stratigraphy and Depositional History of the Rock Units in Kapurpurawan, Burgos, Ilocos Norte"

Tuesday, 17 May 2016, 10:30 A.M. at the NIGS Multipurpose Room, NIGS Building, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

3

Ms. Jennyvi P. Dayaon

Master of Science in Environmental Science

"Reconstruction of Pollutant sources in Sorsogon Bay, Philippines using sediments by stable isotope characterization and mixing model techniques"

Monday, 30 May 2016, 9:00 A.M. at the IESM Auditorium, IESM Building, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

4

Mr. Hezron P. Gibe

Master of Science in Environmental Science

"Estimated emissions of air PM2.5 derived from satellite imagery, local emission factors, and activity data validated in situ using source apportionment by positive matrix factorization (PMF) in Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ejica"

Monday, 30 May 2016, 10:30 A.M. at the IESM Auditorium, IESM Building, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

5

Ms. Sofia Marah P. Frias

Master of Science in Geology

"Hydrothermal Alteration and Mineralization of the Kay Tanda Epithermal Gold Deposit, Lobo, Batangas, Philippines"

Thursday, 23 June 2016, 1:00 P.M. at the NIGS Multipurpose Room, NIGS Building, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

6

Mr. John Paul A. Mendoza

Master of Science in Geology

"Geochemical modelling of water-rock interaction in the Biliran Geothermal Project, Biliran Island, Philippines"

Thursday, 23 June 2016, 1:30 P.M. at the NIGS Multipurpose Room, NIGS Building, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

7

Ms. Melissa D. Amosco

Doctor of Philosophy in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

"Analysis of susceptibility variants (Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms or SNPs) in candidate genes to unravel the genetic basis of preeclampsia among Filipino women"

Tuesday, 05 July 2016, 12:00 N.N. at the Lecture Hall 107, NIMBB Building, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

8

Mr. Richard V. Dumilag

Doctor of Philosophy in Biology

"Systematics and biogeography of Philippine foliose Bangiales (Rhodophyta)"

Thursday, 07 July 2016, 11:00 A.M. at Room 205, 2/F Institute of Biology, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

9

Mr. John Kristoffer Q. Andres

Master of Science in Marine Science

"Saxitoxin uptake, assimilation, depuration, and saxitoxin analogue changes of HAB toxin by the southeast-Asian green-lipped Mussel (Perna viridis)"

Thursday, 07 July 2016, 1:00 P.M. at the Seminar Room, MSI Building,  College of Science, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

10

Mr. Patrick R. Pata

Master of Science in Marine Science

"Philippine Coral Reef Connectivity and Network Analysis"

Thursday, 14 July 2016, 2:00 P.M. at the Seminar Room, MSI Building,  College of Science, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

11

Mr. Peter Jeffrey V. Maloles

Master of Science in Marine Science

"The Upper Ocean Dynamics of the Mindoro, Panay, and Tablas Strait (Triple Junction)

Friday, 15 July 2016, 10:00 A.M. at the Seminar Room, MSI Building,  College of Science, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

12

Ms. Audrei Anne B. Bonus

Master of Science in Geology

"Processing and Interpreting of Two-Dimensional (2D) High-Resolution Shallow Seismic Reflection Profiles of Lubao Fault, Pampanga, Philippines"

Tuesday, 19 July 2016, 10:00 A.M. at the NIGS Multipurpose Room, NIGS Building, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

13

Ms. Raquel P. P. Felix

Master of Science in Geology

"Detailed Mapping of the Inabanga Fault in Bohol, Philippines Using High Resolution Topographic Models and Field Analysis"

Tuesday, 19 July 2016, 10:30 A.M. at the NIGS Multipurpose Room, NIGS Building, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

14

Ms. Honey Leen M. Laggui

Master of Science in Environmental Science

"Marina Mammal Strandings Along Stranding Hotspots of the Philippines Between 2005 to 2015: Analysis of Association with Environmental Parameters"

Tuesday, 23 August 2016, 10:00 A.M. at the IESM Auditorium, IESM Building, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

15

Mr. Jeewan  Wickramanayaka Karunaratna

Master of Science in Meteorology

"Sensitivity of Cumulus and Microphysics Parameterization Schemes in WRF Model and Impact of Ground and Upper Air Data Assimilation Skill on the Forecast for Sri Lanka"

Monday, 5 September 2016, 1:00 P.M. at the IESM Auditorium, IESM Building, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

16

Ms. Rachel Joanne B. Pomer

Master of Science in Biology

"Genetic Diversity Analysis of Red Tilapia and Nile Tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) Strains Using Microsatellite Markers"

Thursday, 08 September 2016, 11:30 A.M. at Room 318, 3/F Institute of Biology, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

17

Ms. Ma. Rebecca S. Soriano

Master of Science in Environmental Science

"Enhancing Flood Models by Incorporating the Effect of Suspended Sediment Load"

Monday, 19 September 2016, 10:00 A.M. at the IESM Auditorium Room, IESM Building, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

18

Mr. Jake Ivan P. Baquiran

Master of Science in Marine Science

"Microbial Community Dynamics of Demosponge Callyspongia sp. Grown in Fish Cage and Coral Reef Areas"

Wednesday, 05 October 2016, 10:00 A.M. at the Audio-Visual Room, MSI Building,  College of Science, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

19

Mr. Patrick Lawrence P. Cadeliña

Master of Science in Marine Science

"Capturing Benthic Community Structures and Coral Size Frequencies in El Nido, Palawan Using ARAICoBeH System"

Friday, 07 October 2016, 2:00 P.M. at the Audio-Visual Room, MSI Building,  College of Science, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

20

Ms. Pauline Dianne M. Santos

Master of Science in Microbiology

"Detection and Serotyping of Salmonella spp. In Meat Samples from Selected Wet Markets in Metro Manila, Philippines Using PCR-Based Assays"

Tuesday, 18 October 2016, 9:00 A.M. at Room 319, 3/F Institute of Biology, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

21

Ms. Alyzza Marie B. Calayag

Master of Science in Microbiology

"Molecular Characterization and Antimicrobial Profiling of Salmonella sp.. From Slaughtered Swine"

Tuesday, 18 October 2016, 10:00 A.M. at Room 319, 3/F Institute of Biology, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

22

Mr. Raffy Jay C. Fornillos

Master of Science in Biology

"Snail Infection Rate, DNA Barcoding, Haplotype Network Analysis, and Molecular Phylogeography of Oncomelania hupensis quadrasi (Gastropoda; Pomatiopsidae) (Mollendorf, 1895); the Vector and Snail Intermediate Host of Schistosoma japonicum Isolated from Endemic Provinces in the Philippines"

Friday, 21 October 2016, 2:30 P.M. at Room 345, 3/F Institute of Biology, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

23

Ms. Minin J. Sinsona

Master of Science in Marine Science

"Effects of Food Abundance on the Diel Burying Behavior, Growth, and Survival of Juvenile Holothuria scabra"

Tuesday, 25 October 2016, 1:00 P.M. at the Audio-Visual Room, MSI Building,  College of Science, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

24

Mr. Angelo Benedict R. Ragunjan

Master of Science in Meteorology

"Interrelationship Between Meteorological Drought and Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) in the Philippines from 2002-2015"

Monday, 21 November 2016, 10:00 A.M. at the IESM Auditorium, IESM Building, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

25

Ms. Christine A. Protacio

Master of Science in Meteorology

"Impacts of ENSO, ENSO Modoki and IOD Events on Philippine Rainfall from 1985-2015"

Wednesday, 23 November 2016, 10:00 A.M. at the IESM Auditorium, IESM Building, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

26

Ms. Louie Jane R. Rico

Master of Science in Meteorology

"Characteristics of Tropical Cyclone with Extreme Rainfall in the Philippines"

Wednesday, 23 November 2016, 1:00 P.M. at the IESM Auditorium, IESM Building, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

27

Ms. Danah Marie P. Purificacion

Master of Science in Environmental Science

"Home Range of the Philippine Tarsier (Tarsius syrichta Linnaeus, 1758) in Initao-Libertad Protected Landscape and Seascape, Misamis Oriental, Philippines: Implications for Conservation"

Monday, 28 November 2016, 2:00 P.M. at the IESM Auditorium, IESM Building, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

28

Mr. Munir J. Baldomero

Master of Science in Meteorology

"Boundary Layer Climatology in Metropolitan Manila using Remote Sensing Instruments"

Tuesday, 29 November 2016, 10:00 A.M. at the IESM Auditorium, IESM Building, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

29

Mr. Lorenz Rhuel P. Ragasa

Master of Science in Biology

"Lectin Expression in Milkfish (Chanos chanos) after Exposure to Aeromonas hydrophila"

Thursday, 01 December 2016, 11:30 A.M. at Room 345, 3/F Institute of Biology, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

30

Ms. Erika Grace M. Gernato

Master of Science in Marine Science

"Environmental Changes in Anthropogenically-altered Areas in Bolinao: Geochemical Traces of Mariculture and Salt Pond Operations"

Friday, 2 December 2016, 1:00 P.M. at the Audio-Visual Room, MSI Building,  College of Science, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

31

Ms. Najeen Arabelle M. Rula

Master of Science in Marine Science

"Influence of Light, Stocking Density, and Water Motion on Halymenia durvillei Under Vegetative Cultue"

Tuesday, 29 November 2016, 10:00 A.M. at the Audio-Visual Room, MSI Building,  College of Science, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

32

Mr. Davin Edric V. Adao

Doctor of Philosophy in Biology

"Subtype Analysis, Axenization, and in vivo pathogenesis of Blastocytstis sp. Isolates from the Philippines"

Thursday, 01 December 2016, 10:30 A.M. at Room 345, 3/F Institute of Biology, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

33

Mr. Jose Dominick S. Guballa

Master of Science in Geology

"Late Pliocene to Holocene Calcareous Nannofossil Biostratigraphy and Paleoenvironmental Reconstruction of IODP 349, Site U143ID, Eastern South China Sea"

Friday, 02 December 2016, 10:00 A.M. at the NIGS Multipurpose Room, NIGS Building, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

34

Mr. Mel Anthony A. Casulla

Master of Science in Geology

"Hydrogeologic Impacts of the 2013 Bohol Earthquake in Western Bohol Constrained from Electrical Resistivity Surveys"

Friday, 09 December 2016, 9:00 A.M. at the NIGS Multipurpose Room, NIGS Building, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

35

Mr. Brian S. Santos

Doctor of Philosophy in Biology

"Population genetics of wild and hatchery-bred milkfish (Chanos chanos) in the Philippines"

Thursday, 05 January 2017, 11:00 A.M. at Room 345, 3/F Institute of Biology, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

36

Ms. Leonora P. Nudo

Doctor of Philosophy in Biology

"Immunomodulatory activities and histopathological effects of Parameria laevigata (A. Juss.) Moldenke (Apocynaceae) on immobilization stress-induced immunosuppression animal model"

Friday, 06 January 2017, 1:30 P.M. at Room 318, 3/F Institute of Biology, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

37

Mr. Joshua M. M. Vacarizas

Master of Science in Marine Science

"Effects of temperature, salinity, and light intensity on growth and toxin production of dinoflagellate Gambierdiscus sp. Isolated from the Philippines"

Tuesday, 24 January 2017, 10:00 A.M. at the Audio-Visual Room, MSI Building,  College of Science, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

38

Mr. Darryl Anthony M. Valino

Master of Science in Marine Science

"Ecophysiological status of Porites cylindrica colonies in a chronically turbid reef"

Wednesday, 25 January 2017, 10:00 A.M. at the Audio-Visual Room, MSI Building,  College of Science, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

39

Mr. Jaan Ruy Conrad P. Nogot

Master of Science in Geology

"Sedimentology of a Neogene Mass Transport Deposit in Ilocos Trough Southern Sub-basin"

Friday, 27 January 2017, 10:00 A.M. at the NIGS Multipurpose Room, NIGS Building, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

40

Ms. Chyrene I. Moncada

Master of Science in Marine Science

"Influence of intensive mariculture activities on the microbial community composition of sediments in Bolinao, Pangasinan"

Monday, 30 January 2017, 10:00 A.M. at the Audio-Visual Room, MSI Building,  College of Science, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

41

Mr. Ro Andrei R. Casim

Master of Science in Meteorology

"High-Resolution Simulation of Aviation Turbulence over the Philippines and its Possible Meteorological Causes and Sources"

Monday, 30 January  2017, 10:00 A.M. at the IESM Auditorium, IESM Building, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

42

Mr. Alex Jr. C. Garibay

Master of Science in Meteorology

"Wind Power Production Variability of the Bangui Wind Farm"

Monday, 30 January 2017, 1:00 P.M. at the IESM Auditorium, IESM Building, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

43

Ms. Katherine P. Sanchez-Escalona

Doctor of Philosophy in Marine Science

"Patch dynamics of Strombus luhuanus"

Thursday, 2 February 2017, 1:00 P.M. at the Audio-Visual Room, MSI Building,  College of Science, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

44

Mr. Mark Edward A. Jolejole

Master of Science in Environmental Science

"Responses of Benthic Macroinvertebrate Communities of the San Cristobal and Diezmo Rivers (Cabuyao, Laguna) to Surrounding Industrial Land Use"

Monday, 6 February 2017, 10:00 A.M. at the IESM Auditorium, IESM Building, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

45

Mr. Justin Maris L. Natividad

Master of Science in Meteorology

"Characterization of Flow and Aerosol Dispersion in Urban Canyon sites in Metro Manila: OpenFOAM and WRF-Chem Approach"

Monday, 6 February 2017, 1:00 P.M. at the IESM Auditorium, IESM Building, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

46

Ms. Maevel M. M. Romero

Master of Science in Microbiology

"Effects o 1-methyl tryptophan, Amoxicillin and Lactobacillus sp. On AOM/DSS-DSS-induced Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) Mouse Model"

Friday, 10 February 2017, 2:00 P.M. at Room 318, 3/F Institute of Biology, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

47

Mr. Michael Angelo C. Nicdao

Doctor of Philosophy in Biology

"Probiotic interventions against Salmonella Typhimurium and its application in poutry farming

Tuesday, 28 February 2017, 9:00 A.M. at Room 319, 3/F Institute of Biology, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

48

Mr. Angelo Joshua A. Victoria

Master of Science in Biology

"Construction and Characterization of the Genome Sequence of the Freshwater Cyanobacterium Hapalosiphon welwitschii West & G.S. West Using Next Generation Sequencing"

Tuesday, 28 February  2017, 2:30 P.M. at Room 345, 3/F Institute of Biology, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City

49

Ms. Ma. Socorro Edden P. Subejano

Master of Science in Microbiology

"Antibiogram and Genotype profiles of Campylobacter upsaliensis from Domestic Dogs (Canis familiaris) in Metro Manila"

Monday, 20 March  2017, 2:00 P.M. at Room 345, 3/F Institute of Biology, College of Science, National Science Complex, U.P. Diliman, Quezon City