Scientist Profile

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Estela L. Zamora

Expertise: Chemistry

Association

    • Chemical Society of the Philippines, Director
    • Philippine Association of University Women, Director (UST Chapter)
    • Philippine Institute of Chemical Engineers, Member
    • American Association for the Advancement of Science, Member
    • Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker, Member
    • American Chemical Society, Member

Employment

    • German State Research Institute, Researcher, 1957 - 1960
    • University of Sto. Tomas, Professorial Lecturer, Graduate School of Chemistry, 1960 - 1965
    • University of Sto. Tomas, Chairman, Physical Sciences, Academic Development Center, 1966
    • University of Sto. Tomas, Dean, Graduate School, 1966

Award

    • Summa Cum Laude (BS. Chemistry), University of Sto. Tomas, 1952
    • University Scholar, University of Sto. Tomas, 1954
    • Alexander von Hamboldt Scientific Award, Asia Foundation, 1966
    • Grantee and Delegate, National Science Foundation, USA, June 1966
    • Visiting Scientist, British Council, 1968
    • Faculty Award of Distinction for 1963-1968, University of Sto. Tomas, 1963-1968
    • Golden Cross Award, University of Sto. Tomas, 1968
    • Most Distinguished Alumnus of the College of Science, University of Sto. Tomas, 1968
    • Membership Award, American Chemical Society, 1970

Education

    • University of Sto. Tomas, Manila, B. S. Chemistry, 1952
    • University of Sto. Tomas, Manila, B. S. Chemical Engineering, 1954
    • University of Sto. Tomas, Manila, M. S. Chemistry, 1954
    • Science University of Stuttgart, Germany, Dr. Rer. Hat. Chemie., 1960
    • National Science Foundation Conference, USA, Post-Graduate Certificate, 1966

Publication

    • (Dec. 1, 1960) Beziehungen zwischen Lichtechtheit und Substrat bel basischen Farbstoffen
    • BDI Zeitschrift Volume v. 102, No. no. 34
    • (June 1961) Ultraviolet absorbers
    • Chemists' Quarterly Volume v. 1, No. no. 2
    • (May 30, 1961) University research: how can it help PI industries
    • Manila Times
    • (March 1, 1965) Chemical research seminars
    • Unitas Volume v. 38, No. no. 1
    • (1965) A rapid method for the field determination of the chelon requirements for circulating wash water
    • WOCHEP Journal Volume v. 7, No. no. 1
    • (Feb. 1966) A rapid method for the field determinationof the chelon requirements for circulating wash water
    • WOCHEP Newsletter
    • (Sept. 17, 1967) Focus on Philippine fibers
    • Sunday Times Magazine
    • (1967) The progress of chemistry
    • Proceedings of the National Science and Technology Week
    • (June 15, 1968) Chemical facts
    • Saturday Daily Mirror Magazine
    • (June 22, 1968) Chemical facts
    • Saturday Daily Mirror Magazine
    • (Sept. 1968) Pearl essence
    • Sunday Times MAgazine
    • Angelita Aloran, (May - June 1968) Some analytical noteso n the commercial jusi and pina
    • Science Review Volume v. 9, No. nos. 5-6
    • Ramona F. Gayagoy, (May 1969) Bonded fiber fabrics from abaca wastes
    • Science REview Volume v. 10, No. no. 5
    • (Feb. 23, 1970) Algin of seaweeds
    • Weekly Nation
    • (April 20, 1970) Corned beef and sardines
    • Weekly Nation
    • (Aug. 1970) Essence from flowers
    • Weekly Nation
    • (Sept. 14, 1970) Fire extinguishers
    • Weekly Nation
    • (Oct. 28, 1970) Glass-making a lost art but an ageless science
    • Weekly Nation
    • (July 20, 1970) The laundry of today
    • Weekly Nation
    • (Sept. 21, 1970) Matchsticks
    • Weekly Nation
    • (March 1970) Metal powders
    • Weekly Nation
    • (Oct. 19, 1970) The once-a-year fertilizer
    • Weekly Nation
    • (March 1970) Optical bleach
    • Weekly Nation
    • (Aug. 3, 1970) Rice bran
    • Weekly Nation
    • (April 6, 1970) The secret of cosmetic science
    • Weekly Nation
    • (May 11, 1970) A solution to the drinking water shortage
    • Weekly Nation
    • (April 27, 1970) Synthetic foods
    • Weekly Nation
    • (March 1970) The threat of economic extinction
    • Weekly Nation
    • (Feb. 9, 1970) The wonderful world of starch
    • Weekly Nation
    • (May 1971) Mercurization of abaca fibers
    • Economist (London)
    • (June 1971) Philippine motiffs for textile designs
    • Manila Chronicle
    • (July 21, 1971) The secret of soy sauce
    • Manila Chronicle
    • (May 13, 1972) The vetsin controversy
    • Weekly Nation