Invitation to the 20th National Fruit Symposium

The Philippine Fruit Association, Inc. would like to invite everyone to the 20th National Fruit Symposium on October 23-25, 2012 at the Central Mindanao University (CMU), Musuan, Maramag, Bukidnon. With the theme: “Opportunities and Challenges in Fruit Production Amidst Climate Change”, the symposium aims to provide the participants with the knowledge, skills and strategies in creating opportunities and surmounting challenges amidst the current climate change confronting the country’s fruit production industry.

Physics Special Lectures by IMSP's Visiting Scientist Dr. Laszlo Viktor Tóth

Lecturer: Dr. Laszlo Viktor Tóth, Astronomy Department, Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary

Lecture 1 - "Birth and Death of Stars: New Discoveries Using the Largest Telescopes on Earth and in Space"
Date and Time: Wednesday, 25 July 2012; 2:00-4:00 PM
Venue: UPLB Operations Room, A.G. Samonte Hall

Lecture 2 - "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star: Finding Other Planetary Systems with the Hungarian Automated Telescope Network"
Date and Time: Thursday, 26 July 2012; 2:00-4:00 PM
Venue: UPLB Operations Room, A.G. Samonte Hall

Abstracts of the Talks: Download the attachment.


Invitation: 20th IMSP Research Colloquium


Prof. Darwin B. Putungan on "Computational Materials Research: Prospects and Opportunities"
Prof. Ariel L. Babierra on "A Walk Through Shuffling and Pattern Avoidance: The Case of Shuffling 132-Avoiding Permutations"

Date and Time: July 23, 2012, 2:00 PM
Venue: Mathematics Building Lecture Hall
Abstracts: please download attachment


Special Lecture: Earthquake Hazards and Risks in Metro Manila and Nearby Provinces

Speaker: Dr. Renato U. Solidum, Jr., Director, DOST-PHIVOLCS
Date and Time: July 23, 2012; 2:00 - 4:00 PM
Venue: New CAS Auditorium
Discussion Abstract: The talk will focus on the predicted movement of the Valley Fault System which will generate Magnitude 7.2 earthquake in the metropolis, including Laguna province up to Los Baños.