1st University Research Exposition 2015

The Research Planning and Development Office, with the aim to enhance the research culture in UNO-R, organized the first-ever University Research Exposition held last March 19, 2015 at the Corporate Hall. Five colleges participated in the said event: the College of Arts and Sciences, College of Criminal Justice Education, College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences, College of Information Technology, and the College of Engineering. The different entries for Oral and Poster Presentations were judged by research experts: Dr. Renato Salmingo – the former Vice President for Research and Extension of Carlos Hilado Memorial State College, Dr. Carmen Menes – the Head of the Research and Accreditation office of La Consolacion College – Bacolod, and Dr. Mona Freda Secondes – UNO-R Director of Research Planning and Development Office. The winners are:

Best Oral Presentation: College of Engineering

Research Paper: A Web-based Monitoring and Control System for Residential Application

Student Researchers: Jun Aron Sabo, Ryan Ron Villaruel, and Armando Jose Garcia

Faculty Adviser: Engr. Noli Ortiz

Best Poster: College of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences

Research Paper: Effects of Treadmill Exercise on Blood Sugar Level of Type 2 DM Patients

Students Researchers: Marc Sumbi, Jazmine Gersan, Ginallie Tubon, Annie Taganile, Djosel

Calama-an, Joshua Jaranilla, and Arnette Morales

Faculty Adviser: Ms Liezl Uy

Special Award for Research in Social Science: College of Arts and Sciences

Research Paper: Appealing vs Appalling: Male Response to Female Personas

Student Researchers: Angelica Garcia, Mark Angelo Ortibano, and Niña Sta. Ana

Faculty Adviser: Mr. Celo Magallanes

Special Award for Research in Science: College of Information Technology

Research Paper: Ordering Points to Identify the Clustering Structure Algorithm in

Fingerprint-based Age Classification

Students Researchers: Jude Carlo Dassun, Argie Reyes, and Hideo Yokoyama

Faculty Adviser: Ms. Mehreen Dolendo

Special Award for Product Development: College of Engineering

Research Paper: Development of an Automatic Window Panel for Jeepneys

Student Researchers: Fredelyn Noble, Jumell Eyoy, and Leonard Joseph Barredo

Faculty Adviser: Engr. Brian Jay Lumauag

Best Presenter: Jun Aron Sabo

B.S. Electrical Engineering V

The success of this event was made possible through the support of our Father President Rev. Fr. Emeterio Buñao, OAR and our VP for Academics Rev. Fr. Jorge Peligro, OAR, through the cooperation of the Deans, research coordinators, research advisers, and student researchers of the participating colleges, and through the efforts of our Research Director: Dr. Mona Freda Secondes, the Research Core Group: Dr. Nemian Tan, Dr. Reymund Sabay, Ms. Ivy Aboy, Mr. Francis Bearneza, Ms. Mehreen Dolendo, and the RPDO staff and student assistants. To GOD be the glory! (RPDO)