5-Day Rainfall in and around Metro Manila (as of 7 am, June 12, 2018)

Instrumentation & Technology Development

by Genie Lorenzo Rain due to the enhanced habagat totaled ~150-200 mm the past 5 days in weather stations in and around Metro Manila. The greatest observed total rainfall (206.4 mm as of 7 am, June 12, 2018) was observed in Manila Observatory, Quezon City. More than 50% of the total 5-day rain fell on...

by Genie Lorenzo Rain due to the enhanced habagat totaled ~150-200 mm the past 5 days in weather stations in and around Metro Manila. The greatest observed total rainfall...

Talk of MO Executive Director Gemma Narisma, PhD at DOST Space Forum 2018 [transcript]

Interdisciplinary Research

Space-Based Information for Understanding Atmospheric Hazards in Disaster Risk by Gemma Teresa T. Narisma, PhD [Delivered at the DOST Space Forum, “The Philippines: Crossing the Atmospheric Borders,” last 20 July 2018 during the DOST National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) at the World Trade Center. Dr. Gemma Teresa T. Narisma is the Executive Director of...

Space-Based Information for Understanding Atmospheric Hazards in Disaster Risk by Gemma Teresa T. Narisma, PhD [Delivered at the DOST Space Forum, “The Philippines: Crossing the Atmospheric Borders,” last 20...

Simulating heavy rainfall and streamflow in the Talomo watershed: a talk by BPI-DOST Science Awardee Cathrene Lagare of AdDU

Regional Climate Systems

This study aims to evaluate the performance of the Weather and Research Forecasting (WRF), and the WRF-Hydrological (WRF-Hydro) models in simulating heavy rainfall and streamflow events in Davao City, respectively.

This study aims to evaluate the performance of the Weather and Research Forecasting (WRF), and the WRF-Hydrological (WRF-Hydro) models in simulating heavy rainfall and streamflow events in Davao City,...

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...