soccer robots represents RP in Dubai world match
taking the centerstage in Australia’s Robot World Cup 2000,
DLSU-Manila’s soccer robot team participated in another Federation
of International Robot-Soccer Association-Information Science
Innovations (FIRA-ISI) Championship in Dubai last March 16-20.
Dr. Elmer Dadios and Mr. Ordon Maravillas, Jr. of the Manufacturing
Engineering and Management Department entered the RP soccer
robot team, which made it to the top 10 entries in the world.
two MEM faculty also attended a conference sponsored by various
prestigious international research societies. These were IEEE
(Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers), IEE (Institute
of Electrical Engineers), AAAI (American Association of Artificial
Intelligence), SME (Society of Manufacuring Engineers), IMIA
(International Medical Informatics Association), IMEKO (International
Measurement Federation), ISOC (Internet Society), NAISO (Natural
and Artificial Intelligent Systems Organization), and ICSC
(International Computer Science Conventions).
The conference was co-hosted by the American University in
Dubai and Dubai Internet City, under the Honorary Patronage
of H.H. Sheikh Mohammmed Bin Rashed Al Maktoum, the “Father
of Fuzzy Logic.”
faculty attend national convention
Six faculty members of the Chemical Engineering Department
attended the 62nd National Convention of the Philippine Institute
of Chemical Engineers (PIChE) held at the Bacolod Convention
Plaza Hotel, Bacolod City last February 22-24. The theme of
the convention was “The Chemical Engineer Meeting the Challenges
of the Times.”
Faculty members Leonila Abella, Joseph Auresenia, Yolanda
Brondial, Julius Maridable, Catalina Mijares, and Marylou
Uy participated in the said event.