Isinusulong ng Filipino Inventors Society (FIS) sa senado ang pagkakaroon ng taunang parangal sa mga natatanging Filipino Inventor sa pamamagitan ng “Inventor of the Year Awards”.
Ito ang ipinahayag ni FIS Luzon Chapter Vice-President Manuel R. Dono, sa naganap na General Membership Meeting and Annual Assembly ng grupo noong nakaraang buwan sa Deparatment of Science and Technology (DOST) Executive Lounge, Dost Compound, Lungsod ng Taguig.
Ang FIS ay isa sa pinakamatandang organisasyong kinikilala ng pamahalaan at sinusuportahan ng DOST sa pamamagitan ng Technological Application and Promotion Institute, isang ahensya sa ilalim ng DOST. Sinimulan na ng organisasyon ang proseso ng pagpili ng kauna-unahang imbentor na pararangalan paras sa taong ito. “ We would want to monitor the progress of the inventions of all inventors who would want to vie for the honourable slot given to any inventor for that matter,” pahayag ni Dono. Continue reading “Inventor of the Year Award, isinusulong ng mga local imbentor”
Dr. Belardo spend five decades f her life studying the chemistry of natural products and essential oils from Philippine plants. She has extracted 33 new Philippine essential oils and studied their chemical and physical properties. results of her work found application in the creation of new flavors and in herbal medication.
Her consistent work on phytochemical research brought her honors and 32 awards among which are: The Lunsford-Richardson Award in Pharmacy, USA, 1956; Philippine Pharmaceutical Association Outstanding Pharmacist 1963; Federacion International de Abogadas Award 1979; Waseda University Plaque of Recognition, Japan, 1981; Professional Regulation Commission Award in Pharmacy, 1983; National Research Council of the Philippines Award in Phytochemistry, 1984; Distinguished Leadership Award in Chemistry, USA, 1985; El Consejo Cultural Mundial Award Mexico, 1988.
Source: Directory of academicians and outstanding young scientists
As researcher , Dr. Mijares conducted studies concerning multi-variate theory and analysis which were published in “The Annals of Mathematical Statistics”, an international journal.
As Deputy Director-General of the National Economics Development Authority (NEDA) and Executive Director of the National Census and Statistics Office (NCSO) for a number of years, Dr. Mijares had the responsibility of overseeing the overall development and direction of the statistical system in the country.
For his achievement in statistics, Dr.Mijares was elected to membership in international statistical groups such as the Statistical Institute of Asia and the Pacific, International Statistical Institute, and the Institute for Vital Registration and Statistics.
source:Directory of Academicians and Outstanding Young Scientist
Inventor Frank Andrade – Smallest welding machine
Another Filipino inventor that makes a fortune in a simple yet brilliant modification in the welding machine. They market their welding machine as the smallest there is and it is only about 1.7 kgs . Just to give you an idea, an ordinary welding machine would weight around 30 kgs. above.