Dave Ramos receives Gawad Tsanselor para sa Natatanging Mag-aaral 2017

Congratulations to Dave Ramos for being one of the awardees of the 2017 Gawad Tsanselor Para Sa Natatanging Mag-aaral! “It is the highest, most prestigious University award given to students who have attained a high level of academic accomplishment, demonstrated good leadership and exemplified honor and excellence in the service of the people.” Dave consistently won… Read more


With a passing rate of 95.71%, the University of the Philippines – Diliman is the top performing school in the November 2016 Chemical Engineers Licensure Examination which was held last November 18-20. The board exam was administered by the members of the Board of Chemical Engineering, Engr. Ofelia V. Bulaong, Chairman; Engr. Jeffrey G. Mijares; and Engr. Cyd… Read more

Inauguration of the Fluor Plant Design Laboratory

QUEZON CITY – In line with the commitment of the UP Diliman Department of Chemical Engineering (DChE) to produce world-class chemical engineering graduates, we are happy to announce the inauguration of the new Plant Design Laboratory (PDLab) at the Chemical Engineering Building, Room C206, last June 16, 2016. The creation of the PDLab is one of the key milestones… Read more

BS ChE student awardees Andrew Jovellana and Rai Velasco

Two graduating students, Raymond ‘Rai’ Velasco and John Andrew Kane Jovellana reaped honors for UPD and the College of Engineering.  Andrew was selected as one of the top 6 finalists in the recently concluded BPI-DOST Science Awards for his project entitled “Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production from Seawater using Ag2O-TiO2 under Visible Light Irradiation.”  Rai was chosen… Read more

Distinguished Alumni Lecture of Rowena Torres-Ordonez (BS ChE ’78) on April 12

The Chemical Engineering Department proudly hosts the Distinguished Alumni Lecture of Engr Rowena (Winnie) Torrest-Ordonez (BS ChE, 1978, magna cum laude) on April 12, 2016, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM . Venue will be the Rufino C. Lirag, Jr. Lecture Room (A 101-102) 1F ChE Building.  Registration starts 8:30 AM. All ChE students are invited to listen to Engr. Winnie… Read more

International Energy Innovation Challenge 2016 – University Category

EIC-INT 20160322_Poster The Institution of Engineers, Singapore (IES) will once again host the National Engineers Day (NED) 2016 from 23 – 24 July 2016 at HDB Hub Atrium inSingapore. One of the highlights is the International Energy Innovation Challenge open to universities all over the world providing an opportunity for university students worldwide to share knowledge… Read more

DChE Visiting Professor and Mini-Conference on Biomass

Dr. Luc Fillaudeau from the Laboratory of Biosystem and Process Engineering, Institut Nacional des Sciences Appliquees (INSA), Toulouse.  His expertise is in irreducible couplings between heat, mass and momentum transport in complex and evolving biosystems.  He will be hosted by Dr. Rizalinda de Leon and will be giving lectures in the ChE 298 (Challenges and Potential… Read more

DChE Wins Back-to-back at PIChE National Student Congress 2016

Now on it’s 77th year, the Annual Philippine Institute of Chemical Engineers (PIChE) National Student Congress and Convention was held at Boracay Ecovillage Resort and Convention Center, Boracay, Malay, Aklan, last February 17-20, 2016. Student teams from the Department of Chemical Engineering at UP Diliman went and bagged back-to-back championships at the PIChE National Student Congress. The team… Read more

DChE: Center of Excellence in Chemical Engineering

DChE is Center of Excellence – CHED Consistently honing world-class chemical engineers, the Department of Chemical Engineering (DChE) of the University of the Philippines – Diliman is identified as a Center of Excellence by the Philippines’ Commission on Higher Education (CHED) in a memorandum order released December 2015. CHED Memorandum Order No. 38 stated a… Read more

UP Diliman tops the ChE November 2015 Board Exam

With a passing rate of 93.90%, the University of the Philippines – Diliman is the top performing school in the November 2015 Chemical Engineers Licensure Examination. The Department of Chemical Engineering congratulates all the passers, especially to the five (5) topnotchers and the two (2) new faculty members. To the new engineers, serve the nation!