Philippine Grants Workshop 2017

Interdisciplinary Research

by Dr. James B. Simpas The Manila Observatory and the Ateneo de Manila University organized the Philippines Grant Workshop 2017 which provided researchers in the Philippines an overview of international grant opportunities from the US Department of State (DoS) and Department of Defense (DoD). It was held at the Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria Hotel in...

by Dr. James B. Simpas The Manila Observatory and the Ateneo de Manila University organized the Philippines Grant Workshop 2017 which provided researchers in the Philippines an overview of...

Major Component of Fine Particulate Matter in a Busy Road in Metro Manila

Air Quality Dynamics, Instrumentation & Technology Development

By John Leo Algo and Genevieve Lorenzo The physical properties of fine particulate matter in Taft Avenue, Metro Manila were characterized in a study “Aerosol particle mixing state, refractory particle number size distributions and emission factors in a polluted urban environment: Case study of Metro Manila, Philippines (Kecorius etal, 2017)”. The results have been recently...

By John Leo Algo and Genevieve Lorenzo The physical properties of fine particulate matter in Taft Avenue, Metro Manila were characterized in a study “Aerosol particle mixing state, refractory...

Elevated Levels of Black Carbon Observed in Metro Manila Roadsides

Air Quality Dynamics, Instrumentation & Technology Development

by John Leo Algo Results of the measurements of Black Carbon in three sites in Metro Manila: “Spatial Characterization of Black Carbon Mass Concentration in the Atmosphere of a Southeast Asian Megacity: An Air Quality Case Study for Metro Manila, Philippines (Alas etal, 2017)”, have been recently published in Aerosol and Air Quality Research. A...

by John Leo Algo Results of the measurements of Black Carbon in three sites in Metro Manila: “Spatial Characterization of Black Carbon Mass Concentration in the Atmosphere of a...

Generating and communicating future climate projections from multiple models to inform resilience building in the Philippines: a talk by Dr. Joseph Daron (UK Met Office) at Manila Observatory

Interdisciplinary Research, Regional Climate Systems

By Ateneo Physics News “Generating and communicating future climate projections from multiple models to inform resilience building in the Philippines,” by Dr Joseph Daron, Science Manager of the International Climate Services Team, UK Met Office. The talk was held on 5 February 2018, 1:00-2:00 p.m. at Heyden Hall, Manila Observatory. Abstract: Future climate model projections are...

By Ateneo Physics News “Generating and communicating future climate projections from multiple models to inform resilience building in the Philippines,” by Dr Joseph Daron, Science Manager of the International...

Dr. Gemma Narisma as 12th Director of Manila Observatory

Interdisciplinary Research, Regional Climate Systems

by Dr. Antonio La Viña Gemma Narisma and I are happy to join the ranks of Directors of the Manila Observatory, a long line that goes all the way to Padre Federico Faura, SJ, the first director of Observatorio Meteorológico de Manila founded in 1865 and a teacher of Rizal who warned the national hero that...

by Dr. Antonio La Viña Gemma Narisma and I are happy to join the ranks of Directors of the Manila Observatory, a long line that goes all the way to...