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Dr. Alvin B. Culaba

posted Oct 9, 2014, 2:10 AM by Advancement Alumni Affairs Office

Dr. Alvin B. Culaba
Program:  Master of Engineering (M.Eng.)  – 1990
Division:  Energy Technology / Energy Planning & Policy
Scholarship:  Government  of France

Executive Vice President, De La Salle University, Manila
Executive Director for External Relations and Internationalization (2012-Present)
Full Professor 10,  Mechanical Engineering Department and University Fellow

* 2014 Outstanding World  Researcher
* 2013 NRCP Lifetime Achievement Awardee
* 2011 & 2009 Metrobank Outstanding Teacher (NCR)
* 2008 NAST 
Dioscoro L. Umali Medal  
* 2008 NSTW Outstanding Science Administrator. Award (DOST)
* Br Andrew Gonzalez FSC Distinguished Achievements 
Award (DLSU)
* Who’s Who 
in Philippine Engineering
 Academician, The National Academy of Science & Technology
*Past President, The National Research Council of the Philippines
Past President, The Philippine-American Academy of Science and Engineering
*Member, Presidential Co-rdinating Council for Research & Development
Member, Congressional Commission on Science & Technology and Engineering
*Former Philippine Energy Adviser
*Adviser and 
Consultant to  the DOST, DOE, DENR-EMB, CHED & industry
Trustee of Universities, Organizations, and Foundations locally and internationally*Eminent Scientist & Phil. Gov’t. Scholar. Over 100 scientific publications in ISI- and Scopus-indexed journals and proceedings (h-index 15) and book chapters
*Outstanding scientific publications awards*numerous key- notes and plenary speeches and lectures, local and int’l.U of Portsmouth,UK (PhD-ME)*U of Sussex (Postdoc)
*Int’l. Center for Theoretical Physics, Italy (UNESCO Fellow)*Visiting Professor-Florida State U, USA *Tsing-hua*Osaka U*Chung-Ju National U*Tokyo Tech (VS).
*Head, Philippine Team Sikat Solar, 3rd  Place (Adventure Class) at 2013 World Solar Car Challenge, a 3000-km race from Darwin to Adelaide, Australia.