EEE PROFESSORS SHINE AT ISTEC 2019

Posted: June 14, 2019

The FEU Tech community and the EEE Department congratulate Engr. Francis B. Malit and Engr. Pocholo James M. Loresco for their remarkable achievements at the International Science, Technology and Engineering Conference (ISTEC2019) held last May in Bohol.

Engr. Pocholo James M. Loresco presented his paper “A Segmentation Technique for Lettuce Crops using Pixels and Histogram Thresholding” under the Intelligent Information system sub track of the Computing Science and Information Technology track. Engr. Loresco won the “Best Presenter” award beating other presenters in the Computing Science and Information Technology Category.

Meanwhile, Engr. Francis B. Malit presented his paper entitled “Highly-Sensitive Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS)-Based Capacitive Accelerometer for Dynamic Weighing of Fish Nuggets”. His research was selected as the “Best Research Paper” out of 29 entries in one of the major tracks which is the Engineering, Technology and Architecture and Design track.

This year, ISTEC 2019 ran with the theme “Innovative Science, Technology, and Engineering Researches through Academe-Industry Confluence for Sustainable Future”. ISTEC provides an important forum for scientists, researchers and engineers from industry, and professors and graduate students from different academic institutions to network, to share and to discuss new ideas and development in emerging areas in different science, technology and all fields in engineering.

Engr. Francis Malit at the ISTEC 2019 where he received the award for Best Research.

Engr. Pocholo James Loresco with his award for Best Presenter at ISTEC 2019.