Mechanical Engineering students won 1st place in the Research Presentations during the 5th Central Visayas Mechanical Engineering Students’

Mechanical Engineering students won 1st place in the Research Presentations during the 5th Central Visayas Mechanical Engineering Students’

For the second time in a row, our Mechanical Engineering students won 1st place in the Research Presentations during the 5th Central Visayas Mechanical Engineering Students’ Conference last October 1, 2017 at SM Seaside, Cebu City. And as if that is not enough, we even bagged the 2nd place, earning for us the top two spots in the competition.

The team which brought home the most-coveted first prize was composed of:
(First Picture, Front Row) Lance Louis D. Banate, Jezreil A. Rojo
(First Picture, Back Row) Roy Vincent P. Mahinay, Engr. Roberto P. Base, Jr. (Mechanical Engineering Department Chair), Emil Angelo O. Tan (Group Leader), Engr. Rodolfo R. Navarro, Jr. (Senior Mechanical Engineering Faculty Member), Phil Andrew S. Pino, and Engr. Marlito V. Patunob (Research Adviser, not in the picture). The title of their research project is Design and Fabrication of a Multipurpose Mechanic Chair.

The members of the team who placed second were the following:
(First Picture, Front Row) Jhon Dave Kenneth F. Tul-id, Kent Lloyd O. Collera, Kenji Koichi A. Suico, Kevin Maxell A. Piquero, Charles Matthew V. Parian
(Second Picture, Back Row) Engr. Roberto P. Base, Jr., John Paul R. Inoc (Group Leader), Engr. Rodolfo R. Navarro, Jr., and Engr. Marlito V. Patunob (Research Adviser, not in the picture).
The title of their research project is Solar Energy Powered Flood Warning Mechatronic System.