4th SEA Research Colloquium

School of Engineering and Architecture

May 4, 2022

For the first time after the pandemic, the School of Engineering and Architecture held its 4th Research Colloquium on April 29, 2022, live at the university theatre from 8:00am to 12:00nn.

With the primary objective of showcasing the research accomplishment of students, each program had at least one (1) student research presented to panel experts made up of SEA Associate Dean Dr. Richard L. Figueroa; Former university research facilitator and current Architecture Program Chairperson Arch. Franz Allan Rodriguez; and Engr. Ren Zedec Santos who is also a former university research facilitator, and currently pursuing his PhD in Electronics and Electrical Engineering at UP Diliman.

The research presented includes one (1) each for Aeronautical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering, one (1) for each strand for the Civil Engineering Program, and two (2) for the Electronics Engineering Program and Industrial Engineering Program.

The complete list of the research presented is as follows:

  1. Aeronautical Engineering Program

Title: A B2B Electronic Marketplace for Aircraft Supply Chain and Materials 

Researchers: Dela Peña, Joanna Bianca C., Portugal, Amos Matthew S. , Alao, Alec Lee, Escalante, Michael Laurenz G., Libu. Kristian John C., Naguit, Gene Claud P.

  1. Civil Engineering Program – Transportation Engineering Strand

Title: Performance Evaluation of Various Intersection Control Types in Sto. Cristo Roundabout, Angeles City Pampanga 

Researchers: Esteban, Jo Ana A., Bongon, Kyle S., Carlos, Mark Andrei A., Galang, Daniel Oneal G., Sagun, Jan Albert T.  

  1. Civil Engineering Program – Structural Engineering Strand

Title: Optimization of MIG Welding Parameters for Improving Strength of Welded Joints of ASTM A36 Steel Plate

Researchers: Salunga, Raiel, Benedicto, Kent Carlo T., Santos, Pia Adel S., Sarabia, Jae Anne Laiza D., Segovia, Juan Carlo S.

  1. Civil Engineering Program – Construction Engineering Management Strand

Title: Buildest: Effectiveness of a Web Developed Material Estimating Tool Mitigating Cost Overrun Caused by Material Wastage

Researchers: Capil, Marko Angelo G., Dizon, Edmon Y., Lllanes, Jorenz Allen T., Mandap, Karion Xenen T., Maninang, Efren S. II

  1. Computer Engineering Program

Title: WeLearn: A Digital Platform for Collaborative Learning Using Machine Learning

Researchers: Manabat, Raphael D., Uy Cana, Glenn M.,     Samson, Yennyl S.

  1. Electrical Engineering Program

Title: Feasibility of Off-Grid Microgrid System Using Hybrid Renewable Energy in Holy Angel University

Researchers: Villarosa, Karlen Jenn E., Garrido, SheilaJoash F., Banawag, Jennifer S., Santos, Reigerald Edrick L.., Perez, Patrick B.

  1. Electronics Engineering Program

Title: Development of a 3D Printer Filament Converter for Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) E-Commerce Packaging

Researchers: Agulto, Jerico O.,  CastaÑeda, Justin Stephen B., Santos, Ashtine Paul M., Tapec Jr., John Louie T., Yuzon, Aerhon M.

Title: Antenna Trainer Kit: Arduino and Software-Defined Radio-Based Intergated Trainer

Researchers: Anquilan, NiÑa Micaela A., Gueco, Gioviel B., Liban, Maria Kyla Vi., Ocampo, Lester Jay Inocencio

  1. Industrial Engineering Program

Title: Process and Schedule Improvement Using Line Balancing in a Micro Scale Food Processing Enterprise

Researcher: Balatbat, Kian Jan Eidriell D.

Title: Productivity Improvement through Application of Production Scheduling and Process Optimization Methodologies in a Small – Scale Food Manufacturing Industry

Researcher: Tongol, Raymond Ezekiel S.

  1. Mechanical Engineering Program

Title: Development and Fabrication of RWBM: A Rice Waste      Briquetting Machine

Researchers: Decena, Mikaela Luisa Viktoria T., Aguilar, Peter Justine V., Aldep, Raph Josech A., Evangelista, Jeillen G. Sagum, Ronaile Nickosh C., Mendoza, Karl Eric M.