Dr. Alvin Chua is recognized of his important contributions an Associate Professor of the Mechanical Engineering Department of De La Salle University, Philippines. He earned his BSME, MSME, and Ph.D. in ME at De La Salle University-Manila. As a scholar under the Department of Science and Technology-Engineering and Science Education Project (DOST-ESEP), he conducted his dissertation research at the University of New South Wales, Australia. He received a special citation for the 2003 NAST-DuPont Talent Search for Young Scientists (Mechanical Engineering). He has published several papers in international conferences like Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), and Advance Intelligent Mechatronics (AIM). His research interests are on mechatronics, robotics, optimal estimation, and controls.