Volume 144 No. 2 December 2015

Philippine Journal of Science — December 2015

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EDITORIAL

Current scientific understanding and prevailing public opinion
Caesar A. Saloma
National Institute of Physics, College of Science
University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines

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Larvicidal Activity of Anacardium occidentale against Aedes aegypti
R Torres, A Garbo and RZM Walde

 

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Density of associated macrofauna of black corals (Anthozoa: Antipatharia) in Jagna, Bohol, Central Philippines
H Suarez, D Dy and R Violanda

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Determination of Chromium and Manganeses in Steel Using Digital Photometry of Solutions
J Vedad, J Solivas, J Santos and E del Rosario

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Identification andphylogenetic analysis of sulfate-reducing bacteria isolated from toxic element-contaminated sediments in the Philippines
R. Abisado, J. Simbahan, N. Nomura, V. Migo,
E. Tecson-Mendoza and L. Trinidad

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Zinc Status of Filipinos by Serum Zinc Level
Juanita M. Marcos, Leah A. Perlas, Phoebe Z. Trio, Joselita Rosario C. Ulanday, Revelita L. Cheong, Josefina A. Desnacido and Mario V. Capanzana

Enhancement of CO2 Adsorption on a New Activated Carbon prepared from Canarium ovatum Nut Shells
M. Yao, J. Pondevida, C Cheng and D. Camacho

Morpho-Physiological Changes in Chamaesyce hirta (L.) Millsp. in Response to Mercury Exposure
JJ Puzon, E Tabayoyong and HJ Jumawan

Shelf-Stable Dried Okara from the Wet By-product of Philippine Soybean Curd Processing
MP Azanza and F Gascon

Approximate Contrallibility of a Parabolic System with Imperfect Interfaces
P Donato and E Jose
 
Challenges of Water Governance in the Philippines
A Rola, J Pulhin, G Tabios III, J Lizada and MH Dayo
 
Hypo-Osmotic Swelling Test for Membrane Integrity Evaluation of Frozen-thawed Water Buffalo (Bubalus bubalis, Linn.) Spermatozoa
D Hufana-Duran, R Mallari, D Suba, P Duran, E Abella and F Mamuad
 
Design of robust optimal Fractional-Order PID controllers using particle swarm optimization algorithm for automatic voltage regulator (AVR) system
S Balochian, H Ramezanian and H Baloochin