Scientist Profile

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Ester A. Albano-Garcia

Expertise: Organic Chemistry

Affiliation

Deputy Executive Director, Philippine Council for Advanced Science and Technology, Research and Development, Department of Science and Technology

President, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City

Association

    • American Chemical Society, Member
    • Integrated Chemist of the Phil, Member
    • KKP, Member
    • KSP, Member
    • NRCP, Member
    • Phi Kappa Phi, Member
    • PACT, Member
    • Samahang para sa Ikauunlad ng Teknolohiya at Agham; Sigma Delta Epsilon, Member
    • UP Chemistry Alumni Foundation, Member

Employment

    • University of the Philippines, Student Assistant, 1963
    • IRRI, Research Aide, 1963 - 1964
    • Ohio State Univ., Teaching Assistant, 1964 - 1966
    • Ohio State Univ., Graduate Research Asociate, 1966 - 1969
    • ICN Nucleic Acid Research Institute, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, 1969 - 1970
    • UP Chemistry Dept, Assistant Professor, 1971 - 1975
    • UP Chemistry Dept, Chairman, 1971 - 1973
    • UP Div. of Natural Science & Mathematics, CAS, Associate Dean, 1979 - 1982
    • University of the Philippines, Associate Professor, 1975 - 1980
    • University of the Philippines, Professor I, 1981
    • Syracuse Iniv., International Research Fellow, 1982 - 1986

Award

    • Cum Laude, BS Chemistry, UP, 1963
    • 1st Place, Philippine Chemistry Board Examinations, 1963
    • Awardee, Stuffer Chemical Fellowship, 1968-1979
    • Likas-Yaman, MNR, 1979
    • Chair Holder, Abreu Morelos Associate Professor of Chemistry, 1977-1978
    • Chairholder, PCRF, 1978-1982
    • Awardee, Diamind Junilee Faculty Grant, UP, 1987
    • Achievement Award, NRCP, 1996

Research

    • Implementation of voice over internet protocol via virtual private network (VolP-VPN) [Completed]

Education

    • University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City, BS Chemistry, 1963
    • Ohio State University, USA, Ph.D. Organic Chemistry, 1969

Publication

    • Juliano, B.O. Garcia, E.A. Cgampang, G.B., (1964) Variability in protein content, amylose content, and alkali digestibility of rice varieties in Asia
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume 48(6-7)
    • Garcia, E.A. Briones, V.P. Juliano, B.O., (1965) Varietal difference in physicochemical properties of rice starch and it's fractions
    • Journal of Agriculture and Food Chemistry Volume 13
    • Garcia, E.A. Horton, D. Tsuchiya, T., (1966) Synthesis and reactions of unsaturated sugar, IV. Methyl 4, 6-0 benxylidine-D-erythrohex-2-enopyranoside
    • Carbohydrate Research Volume 2
    • Garcia, E.A. Horton, D. Lauterbach, J.H., (1969) Additional reactions of methyl 4, 6-o-bensylidine-2, 3-di-doxy-D-erythrohex-2-enopyranoide
    • Carbohydrate Research Volume 9
    • Garcia, E.A. Horton, D. Lauterbach, J.H., (1968) Additional reactions of a-2, 3- unsaturated sugar
    • Chemical Communication
    • Garcia, E.A. Horton, D., (1969) A Sysnthesis of 2, 3, 4, 6-Tetradeoxy-4-dimethlamino-D-erythrohexose (Forosamine) & its D-threo epimer
    • Journal of Organic Chemistry Volume 34
    • Garcia, E.A. Tolaman, R.L. Robins, R.K., (1971) The synthesis of certain derivatives of 2-flours-d-ribose, -2-deoxy-2-flouro-d-ribose and 2-deoxy-2flouro-d-arabinose
    • Carbohydrate Research Volume 19
    • Garcia, E.A., Arbolario, E.M., Lorica, R.G., (1979) Addition reactions of 3, 4 6-Trio-O-Acetyl-D-Glubal
    • Natural and Applied Science Bulletin Volume 31, No. (2)
    • Garcia, E.A. Horton, D., (1979) A Synthesis of 2,3,4,6-Tetradeoxy-4-dimethylamino-D-erythrohexose (Forosamine) & its D-threo epimer
    • Carbohydrate Research Volume 11
    • Garcia, E.A. Lorica, R.G. de Leon, L., (1980) Coconut fatty amines & their quaternary ammonium salt
    • Philippines Journal of Coconut Studies Volume 5(2)
    • Garcia, E.A. Lorica, R.G., Pama, M., De Leon, L., (1980) Solventless synthetic methods for methyl gluccoside & sortol esters of coconut fatty acids
    • Philippines Journal of Coconut Studies Volume 5, No. (1)
    • Garcia, E.A. Quibuyen, T.A., (1980) Synthesis of unsaturated sugars from CIS-DIOLS
    • Natural and Applied Science Bulletin Volume 32(1-4)
    • Garcia, E.A. Lacanilao, F.J. Juliano, R.O., (1981) Chlorine tolerance and avoidance behavior of some marine tropical species in the Philippines
    • Natural and Applied Science Bulletin Volume 33, No. (1-2)
    • Garcia, E.A., Colmenares, L.U., (1982) Sysnthesis of 2', 3'-0 (Ethoxy) and 0(Dimethylamino) Methylidine ribonucleosides and other derivatives
    • Natural and Applied Science Bulletin Volume 34, No. 3
    • Villarias, A.M. Ware, B.R. Garcia, E.A. Krafft, G.A., (1985) Actin assembly activity of new cytochalasin analogs
    • Biophysics Journal Volume 47
    • Krafft, G.A. Garcia, E.A., (1986) Simplified cytochalsins 1. Synthesis of versatile perhydroisoindolone intermediates
    • Tetrahedron Letter Volume 27
    • Garcia, E.A., Octaviano, D.Jr., (1987) Synthesis and reactions of cocoaminimides
    • Philippine Journal of Coconut Studies Volume 12, No. 1