Filipino Chemist - Francisco Santos

Filipino agricultural chemist, Doctor Francisco Santos studied the nutritive values and chemical composition of local foods from the Philippines. His data was used to help detect and solve problems with Filipino diets. Doctor Francisco Santos was recipient of a number of awards including:
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Distinguished Service Medal for outstanding contribution in the field of nutrition among Filipinos, 1955 Andres Soriano award in chemistry, 1956 University of the Philippines Alumni award, 1979

Julian Banzon - Filipino Chemist:
Filipino chemist, Julian Banzon researched methods of producing alternative fuels. Julian Banzon experimented with the production of ethyl esters fuels from sugarcane and coconut, and invented a means of extracting residual coconut oil by a chemical process rather than a physical process. Julian Banzon - Degrees:
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BS in Chemistry from the University of the Philippines - 1930 Ph.D. in Biophysical Chemistry from Iowa State University ± 1940 1980: Distinguished Service Award - Integrated Chemist of the Philippines, Inc. 1978: Chemist of the Year Award - Professional Regulation Commission 1976: Philsugin Award - Crop Society of the Philippines

Alfredo Santos - Filipino Chemist:
Doctor Alfredo Santos is a noted researcher in the chemistry of natural products, in particular the isolation and elucidation of the phaeantharine and other alkaloids from Philippine medical plants. Alfredo Santos - Degrees:
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BS in Pharmacy, University of the Philippines Doctorate in Pharmacy, University of Santo Tomas Doctorate in Philosophy, Westfalische Wilhelms Universitat Munster - 1929

Alfredo Santos - Awards:
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1953 - Outstanding Pharmacist Researcher of the Philippine Pharmaceutical Association 1954 - Magsaysay's Distinguished Service Star 1973 - PhilAAS Outstanding Scientist Award

Francisco Quisumbing - Filipino Inventor:
Filipino chemist, Francisco Quisumbing invented Quink ink, which is used in Parker Pens. Quink ink is named after Francisco Quisumbing and is also an amalgam of "quick and ink". It is a quick drying ink with a cleaning property that prevents the ink from clogging the pen.

Amando Kapauan - Filipino Chemist:

in Chemistry Ernesto Del Rosario . Anacleto Del Rosario won the first prize at the World Fair in Paris in 1881 for his formula for producing a pure kind of alcohol from tuba of a nipa palm.Awards & Other Achievements: y y y y y Published in the Journal of Chemical Education. May 1973 Published in Analytical Chemistry. Ernesto Del Rosario . with the help of his best students who would write the software. Later in his career. He has invented methods of alcohol production from cellulosic and starchy materials. 1959 Amando Kapauan . The Untold Story of Carlos P. ethnobotany. (more info here) Anacleto Del Rosario: Filipino chemist. a method of continuous-flow alcohol fermentation process. Amando Kapauan began inventing new chemical instrumentation. and biomass energy. and a method of yeast production from waste coconut water. textile chemistry.(July 4. in particular mercury in waters. food product development. The book is an exposé on Carlos P. fish and soil of the Philippines. 1931 ± October 12.Education: y Ph.D.Degrees: y y Bachelor¶s degree in chemistry from the University of the Philippines. 1996) Amando Kapauan was a Filipino chemist who specialized in environmental chemistry. He is best known for his 1970s research on the effect of heavy metals analysis on the environment. His research also led to the extraction of castor oil from a native plant called palma christi.1952 Doctorate degree from the University of Southern California. Rómulo¶s true character and political motives. He made several researches on radiation chemistry. Romulo that was published in 1986 and republished in 1991. Amando Kapauan . several occasions A founder of the Philippine Institute of Pure and Applied Chemistry Co-wrote "General Chemistry" Author of "Creative Chemistry" Pío Andrade. is the best-selling author of the highly controversial book The Fooling of America. Ernesto Del Rosario: Filipino chemist. Kapauan redesigned instruments to work with desktop computers that were just starting to become popular. Jr. pesticide chemistry. Ernesto Del Rosario is best known for his achievements in biotechnology and applied physical chemistry.Awards: y TOYM Award for Natural Science 1977 .