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Victor Maglambayan

Geologist, Outstanding Professional Award Geology ( 2007)

Expertise: Mining Geology, Economic Geology , Structural Geology, Earth and Space Sciences

Dr. Dr. Victor Maglambayan is recognized for her important contributions, this year's finalists, Dr. Victor Maglambayan of the UP-National Institute of Geological Science and Neil Aldrin Mallari of the Haribon Foundation also received plaques of recognition. The Hugh Greenwood Environmental Science Award recognizes scientific and technological research works that contribute to environmental protection and conservation. The award is given annually in celebration of Earth Day.

Affiliation

Exploration Manager, Philex Mining Corporation, 27 Brixton St., Pasig City 1600

Association

    • Communities and Artisanal and Small-scale Mining (CASM)-Asia, Resource Person
    • Minerals Development Council, Office of the President of the Republic of the Philippines, Resource Person
    • Commission on Higher Education Technical Committee on Geology, Member
    • Philippine Extended Continental Shelf, Member, Technical Working Group
    • National Committee on Geological Sciences, Vice-Chairman
    • Society of Economic Geologists, Fellow
    • Geological Society of the Philippines, Member
    • National Research Council of the Philippines, Member
    • Philippine Minerals Development Institute Foundation, Inc., President
    • UP Geology Alumni Association, President
    • Geological Society of the Philippines, Director
    • Geological Society of the Philippines, Vice President

Employment

    • University of the Philippines, Associate Professor V, 1998 - 2006

Award

    • Outstanding Professional Award Geology, Professional Regulations Commission, 2007 Jl 22
    • Professiorial Chair Geology, Pioneer Group of Insurance, 2000-2006
    • Finalist, Hugh Greenwood Environmental Science Award, National Academy of Science and Technology, 2003-2004
    • Scholar, Ministry of Education Japan, 1992-1998
    • Scholar , National Science and Development , 1975-1979
    • 10th Outstanding Campus Journalist of Manila, Children's Museum and Library Inc., 1975

Research

    • Digital compedium of mineral deposits in the Philippines [Completed]

Papers Presented

    • Conducting a Perception Survey to Improve the Techniques of Gold Processing in Itogon, Benguet, Philippines, NIGS Colloquium, University of the Philippines Diliman National Institute of Geological Sciences, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
    • Principles of Geology and Basic Earth Science, Seminar-Workshop on Basic Science and Information Technology, Basilan National High School, Isabela City, Basilan
    • Characterization of the Paleosurface Signatures of the Pantingan Gold System in Bagac, Bataan, Philippines: Implications to Mineral Exploration, Annual GEOCON, BSWM, Quezon City, Philippines
    • Some Initiatives in the Practice of Small-scale Gold Mining in the Philippines: Can it be Made More Responsible, Awareness Seminar on the Initiatives for the Mining and Minerals Industry OST, Holiday Villacourt, Baguio City
    • Lessons from Two Meetings for Luzon Cordillera, Philippines Small-scale Gold Miners, 7th Communities and Artisanal Mining Conference, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
    • Averting a Major Mercury Tragedy in Philippine Small-scale Gold Mining Areas A Call to Action Rediscovering the Philippine Setting, Meteorology, Mineralization and Tectonics International Conference, Sulo Hotel
    • New Insights on the Geology and Prospectivity of the Vista Alegre Gold Belt, Negros island, Philippines, AUN/SEED Net-JICA Fieldwise Seminar, Yogyakarta City, Indonesia and Workshop on Hazard Prediction and Simulation
    • Interdisciplinary Approach and the Challenges of Cooperation in Philippine Small-scale Mining Areas, CASM-Asia Inaugural Meeting and Project Planning Workshop, Department of Mineral Resources, Bangkok, Thailand
    • Mercury Contamination Associated with Small-scale Gold Mining in the Upper Ambalanga River, Benguet, Philippines from River Sediment Sampling, Asia-Pacific Learning Event (Community and State Interests in Small-scale Mining: Sharing Experiences from the Asia-Pacific Region), Asian Institute of Management, Makati City
    • Carlin-like Gold Prospects in Taganaan, Surigao del Norte, Mindanao island, Philippines, Romblon International Meeting, Mines and Geosciences Bureau, Quezon City, Philippines
    • Carlin-like Gold Prospects in Surigao del Norte, Mindanao Island, Philippines: their Geology and Mineralization Potential, ASEAN University Network (AUN/SEED-Net)-JICA Project Fieldwise Seminar, Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta Indonesia
    • Small-scale Miners Risk Perception: A Study Based on Drawings, ASEAN University Network (AUN/SEED-Net)-JICA Project Fieldwise Seminar, Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta Indonesia
    • Mercury Contamination of Sediments and River Water in Upper Ambalanga River, Itogon, Benguet, Philippines, National Institute of Geological Sciences Annual Research Symposium University of the Philippines Diliman National Institute of Geological Sciences, Diliman, Quezon City
    • Risk Communication and the Risk Perception Among Residents of Itogon, Benguet, Philippines, National Institute of Geological Sciences Annual Research Symposium University of the Philippines Diliman National Institute of Geological Sciences, Diliman, Quezon City
    • Digital Compendium of the Mineral Deposits of the Philippines: Selected Metallic and Non-Metallic Deposits, Mining Forum with focus on Mindanao, Davao City, Philippines
    • Landslides , Seminar for Science Teachers, University of Northern Philippines, Vigan City
    • The PMDIF as an Advocate for Responsible Mining and its Avowed Role as Center for Policy Issues, Geology, Progress and Society Bicol Seminar, Legaspi City, Albay, Philippines
    • An Update on the Development of an Engineering Geology Curriculum in the National Institute of Geological Sciences, University of the Philippines, ASEAN University Network (AUN/SEED-Net)-JICA Fieldwise Seminar, Penang Malaysia
    • Trends and Developments in Earth Resources Studies: The Philippine Experience, ASEAN University Network (AUN/SEED-Net)-JICA Project Fieldwise Seminar, Tagaytay City, Philippines
    • Determining Baseline Concentrations of Secondary Mercury in Small-scale Gold Mining in Benguet, Philippines, Geology, Progress and Society Bicol Seminar, Legaspi City, Albay, Philippines

Education

    • Akita University, Akita City, Japan, D. Res. Science ( Economic Geology), 1998 Mr 17
    • University of the Philippines, College, Laguna, B.S. Geology (Cum Laude), 1979

Publication

    • Jimenez, F.Jr., Yumul, G.Jr, Maglambayan, V., (2007) Fluid inclusion microthermometry and implications for the mechanisms of ore-grade gold mineralization in epithermal system, Lalab orebody, Sibutad, Zamboanga del Norte, Philippines
    • Resource Geology Volume 57, No. 2
    • Payot, B., Tamayo R. Jr., Maglambayan, V., Dimalanta, C., Yumul, Jr.,G., Suzuki, S., Zhou, M. , (2007) Behavior of major and trace elements during ore deposition: Example from the low-sulfidation of Pantingan gold system, Mount Mariveles, Bataan, Philippines
    • Resource Geology Volume 57, No. 2
    • Suerte, L., Nishihara, S., Imai, A., Watanabe, K., Yumul, G. Jr., Maglambayan, V. , (2007) Occurrences of ore minerals and fluid inclusion study on the Kingking porphyry copper-gold deposit, Eastern Mindanao, Philippines
    • Resource Geology Volume 57, No. 2
    • Maglambayan, V., Ishikawa, Y., Mizuta, T., Matsubaya, O., Ishiyama, D. , () Oxygen and carbon isotope study of calcite and dolomite in the disseminated Au-Ag telluride Bulawan deposit, Negros Island, Philippines
    • Resource Geology Volume 51, No. 2
    • Payot, B., Maglambayan, V., Dimalanta, C., Yumul Jr., G., Tamayo Jr., R., Matsuda, T., Suzuki, S., Bellon, H. , (2005) Geology and hydrothermal alteration of the low sulfidation Pantingan Gold System, Mount Mariveles, Bataan (Luzon), Philippines
    • Resource Geology Volume 55, No. 3
    • Ramos, N., Dimalanta, C., Besana, G., Tamayo Jr., R., Yumul, G. Jr., Maglambayan, V. , (2005) Seismotectonic reactions to the Arc-Continent Convergence in Central Philippines
    • Resource Geology Volume 55, No. 3
    • Yumul, G.Jr., Dimalanta, C., Tamayo Jr., R., Maury, R., Bellon, H., Polve, M., Maglambayan, V., Querubin, C., Cotton, J., Malpas, J., Fletcher, C.J.N., Ali, J.R. Aitchison, J.C. , (2004) Geology of the Zamboanga Peninsula, Mindanao, Philippines: an enigmatic South China continental fragment
    • Aspects of the Tectonic Evolution of China, Geological Society, London, (Special Publications) Volume 226
    • Yumul, Jr., G., Dimalanta, C., Maglambayan, V., Tamayo, Jr., R., (2003) Mineralization controls in Island Arc Settings: Insights from Philippine metallic deposits
    • Gondwana Research Volume 6, No. 4
    • Jimenez Jr, F., Yumul Jr, G., Maglambayan,V., Tamayo Jr., R. , (2002) Shallow to near-surface, vein-type epithermal gold mineralization at Lalab in the Sibutad Gold Deposit, Zamboanga del Norte, Mindanao, Philippines
    • Journal of Asian Earth Sciences Volume 21
    • Jimenez, F.Jr., Yumul, G.Jr., Maglambayan, V. , (2002) Gold and base-metal sulfide mineralogy and paragenesis of the Lalab orebody, Sibutad, Zamboanga del Norte, Philippines: Clues to the fluid composition and composition of gold-rich zones
    • International Geology Review Volume 44
    • Maglambayan, V., Ishikawa, Y., Mizuta, T., Matsubaya, O., Ishiyama, D., (2001) Oxygen and carbon isotope study of calcite and dolomite in the disseminated Au-Ag telluride Bulawan deposit, Negros island, Philippines
    • Resource Geology Volume 51, No. 2
    • Crisostomo, J., Parian, J., Ishiyama, D., Baluda, R., Eguia, S., Comia, Segura, Laroco, M., Oliveros, N., Maglambayan, V., (2007) Ore and alteration types of the gold and copper mineralization in the Lascogon Project, Surigao del Norte, Mindanao Island, Philippines
    • Resource Geology(Short Communication) Volume 57, No. 2
    • Murao, S., Futatsugawa, S., Sera, K., Maglambayan, V. , (2002) Trace element analysis of tailings from an indigenous mining community, Benguet, Philippines.
    • International Journal of PIXE Volume 12(1 & 2):
    • Murao, S., Daisa, E., Sera, K., Maglambayan, V., Futatsugawa, S., (2002) PIXE Measurement of Human Hairs from a Small-scale Mining Site of the Philippines.
    • Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B Volume 189(1-4):
    • Murao, S., Sera, K., Maglambayan, V., Daisa, E., Futatsugawa, S., Yukawa, M., Takeda, S., Imaseki, H., (2002) The role of PIXE in environmental monitoring and education of small-scale miners of gold.
    • International Journal of PIXE Volume 12(3-4):
    • Maglambayan, V., Tejada, B., Maria Luisa, G. , (2000) Natural Science II GEOLOGY Open University Module.
    • University of the Philippines Open University
    • Maglambayan, V., Cabria, H. , (2001) The Realities of Small-scale Gold Mining in Baguio District, Philippines.
    • Towards Understanding Peoples of the Cordillera Volume 3:
    • Maglambayan, V., Catane, S., Cabria, H., Sapinoso, C., (2001) Ground Subsidence in Poblacion, Mankayan, Benguet Province:Its Characteristics, Mechanisms and Possible Causes.
    • Towards Understanding Peoples of the Cordillera 3
    • Catane, S., Maglambayan, V., Cabria, H., Sapinoso, C. , () The 26 July 1999 Colalo Landslide, Mankayan, Benguet Province: Implications to hazards due to rapid mass movements and land use in the area
    • Towards Understanding Peoples of the Cordillera
    • Murao, S., Maglambayan, V., Bugnosen, E., (2003) Risk communication between mineral property developers and local communities
    • Mining Journal Books Ltd. London UK, ISBN: 0-9537336-4-5
    • Tayo, G.T., Gascon, C.N., Maglambayan, V.B., Novicio, V.L.P., Victoria, M. , (2004) Fundamentals of Environmental Science
    • Trinitas Publishing Inc. ISBN 971-42-0458-5
    • Murao, S., Sie, S., Hamasaki, S., Maglambayan, V., Hu, X. , (1999) Application of micro-PIXE method to ore geology
    • The American Institute of Physics Volume 825
    • Murao, S., Maglambayan, V., Sie, S. , (1997) Micro-PIXE application to the sphalerite-galena geothermometer
    • International Journal of PIXE Volume 7 , No. 3-4
    • Maglambayan, V., Ishiyama, D., Mizuta, T., Ishikawa, Y. , (1998) Thermal effect by post-ore intrusive rocks to ore textures and fluid inclusions of the Uwamuki No. 4 orebody, Kosaka Kuroko deposits, Akita Prefecture, Japan.
    • Journal of the Mining College of Akita University Ser. A VIII Volume 2:
    • Maglambayan, Victor B., (2001) What ails the Philippine minerals industry
    • UP Public Policy Volume 5, No. 2
    • Murao, Satoshi, Maglambayan, V., Bugnosen, E., (2003) Risk Communication between Mineral Property Developers and Local Communities.
    • Mining Journal Books

Trainings

    • Seminar for Science Teachers, University of Northern Philippines, 2003 Ap 29, Vigan City
    • Annual GEOCON, 2003 D 8-10, BSWM, Quezon City, Philippines