New Year’s Eve 2019 Particle Pollution Measurements in Metro Manila

Air Quality Dynamics

by Gabrielle Leung, Genevieve Rose Lorenzo, Miguel Ricardo Hilario, Grace Betito, Paola Angela Bañaga, Imee Delos Reyes, Maria Obiminda Cambaliza, James Bernard Simpas, Nofel Lagrosas, Melliza Cruz, Khervin Cheng Chua, Fiona Samantha Ajoc, Robert Holz, Ed Eloranta, Ilya Razenkov, Fr. Jose Ramon Villarin, SJ, and Fr. Daniel McNamara, SJ   Introduction Watching fireworks displays and...

by Gabrielle Leung, Genevieve Rose Lorenzo, Miguel Ricardo Hilario, Grace Betito, Paola Angela Bañaga, Imee Delos Reyes, Maria Obiminda Cambaliza, James Bernard Simpas, Nofel Lagrosas, Melliza Cruz, Khervin Cheng...

Local and National Government Agencies and Regional Scientists Come Together for First CORDEX Stakeholder Workshop

Regional Climate Systems

11-12 July 2019– As part of the Manila Observatory’s mission, science-based planning is essential particularly in the Philippines, one of the hardest hit countries by climate change and extremes, such as extreme rainfall, drought and tropical cyclones, with unevenly distributed impacts among vulnerable groups. In line with its advocacy, the Manila Observatory hosted the first Department of...

11-12 July 2019– As part of the Manila Observatory’s mission, science-based planning is essential particularly in the Philippines, one of the hardest hit countries by climate change and extremes, such...

Efren Morales Joins CTBTO training in Vienna, Austria

Solid Earth Dynamics

Efren Morales of the Solid Earth Dynamics and Upper Atmosphere Dynamics (SED-UAD) Laboratory attended the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization’s (CTBTO) Technical Training for Waveform Station Operators of Joint IMS and USGS Stations in Vienna, Austria from 10 to 14 June 2019. Morales reflects on the fruitful training that covered all aspects with regard to logistics...

Efren Morales of the Solid Earth Dynamics and Upper Atmosphere Dynamics (SED-UAD) Laboratory attended the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization’s (CTBTO) Technical Training for Waveform Station Operators of Joint IMS...

Dr. Narisma is Guest Speaker in AMOS 2019– Darwin, Australia

Regional Climate Systems

11-15 June 2019–– Dr. Gemma Narisma was invited to speak at the Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society and International Conference on Tropical Meteorology and Climatology (AMOS/ICTMO) in  Darwin, Australia. The conference allows experts in oceanography, meteorology, climate, and other related fields to come together to promote their research and significant learnings to the community. This...

11-15 June 2019–– Dr. Gemma Narisma was invited to speak at the Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society and International Conference on Tropical Meteorology and Climatology (AMOS/ICTMO) in  Darwin, Australia....

Dr. Cambaliza attends Academia Sinica Meeting in Taiwan

Air Quality Dynamics, Instrumentation & Technology Development, Interdisciplinary Research

Dr. Maria Obiminda Cambaliza together with Dr. John Wong, MD, attended a meeting hosted by Academia Sinica regarding the planning and development of a long-term project on air quality and health. The meeting was held in Taipei, Taiwan from 17 -19 May 2019. Dr. Shih-Chun Candice Lung of Future Earth-Taipei hosted the 15 research groups...

Dr. Maria Obiminda Cambaliza together with Dr. John Wong, MD, attended a meeting hosted by Academia Sinica regarding the planning and development of a long-term project on air quality...