In 2016, we awarded seven grants for PhD Scholarships, Researcher Links and Institutional Links. Meet our awardees here.

Institutional links

Home institution UK partner  Research topic
Sherwin Ona, PhD De La Salle University – Manila University of Leicester UK-Philippines ICTs in Disasters Consortium
Carmencita Padilla, MD University of the Philippines Manila London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine Characterising dengue fever outbreak clusters in the Philippines, using molecular epidemiology and modelling, to allow targeted interventions

PhD scholars

PhD scholar Home institution Host institution / UK university Research topic
Charlie Lavilla Jr Mindanao State University – Iligan Institute of Technology Nottingham Trent University Carnosine in Muscle: Biological actions and therapeutic implications
Gene Fe Palencia University of San Carlos Coventry University Wireless sensor networks to enable user-driven control of micro-power generation devices
Sherdon Niño Uy Manila Observatory Birmingham City University Wind Resource Design Decision Support

Researcher links travel

Grant awardee Home institution UK partner Research topic
Krista Danielle Yu, PhD De La Salle University – Manila University of Derby Resilient Supply Chain Networks Under Climate Change Conditions

See also