Philippine-American Academy of Science and Engineering


 PAASE MEMBERS  (Full Members)

TAGLE, Danilo A.

Associate Director for Special Initiatives

National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences at the NIH

Democracy I Building, Room 992, 6701 Democracy Blvd, Bethesda, MD 20892

Office Phone:  [301] 594-8064

Fax: [301] 480-3661

Email: danilo.tagle@nih.gov

Expertise: Functional genomics, proteomics, animal models, gene therapy in the central nervous system, Huntington's disease



TAN, Benito C.

Adjunct Professor of Biology (NUS); Adjunct Researcher of Raffles Museum for Biodiversity Research (NUS), Affiliate Research Associate (University Herbarium of University of California at Berkeley and the Herbarium of theCalifornia Academy of Sciences)

Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Sciences

National University of Singapore, Singapore 119260        

Email: dbsbct@nus.edu.sg

Website: http://rmbr.nus.edu.sg/dna/people/details/28

Expertise: Botany, taxonomy, systematics, evolution and conservation of East Asiatic and Malesian moss diversity, taxonomy of Philippine fern flora (Selaginella), bryology



TAN, Joseph N.

Physicist

National Institute of Standards and Technology, Atomic Spectroscopy Group, Plasma Radiation Group

Gaithersburg, MD 20899

Office Phone:  [301] 975-8985

Email: tanjosephn@gmail.com

Website: http://www.nist.gov/pml/div684/grp01/tan.cfm

Expertise: Atomic physics, cold antihydrogen research, design of ion traps for high-resolution atomic spectroscopy, nanotechnology, trapping, cooling and spectroscopy of exotic ions, order in plasmas cooled to low temperature (and driven far from equilibrium), precision measurements and tests of QED or the standard model



TAN, Raymond Girard R.

Full Professor of Chemical Engineering

Department of Chemical Engineering

De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines

Email: Raymond.tan@dlsu.edu.ph

           natdnomyar@gmail.com

           tanr_a@dlsu.edu.ph

Expertise: Environmental systems modeling, life cycle assessment, sustainable energy system, decision support systems, process mass integration, statistical methods in process engineering



TANCHOCO, Jose M.

Professor of Industrial Engineering

Purdue University, School of Industrial Engineering

West Lafayette, IN 47907-1287

Office Phone: [765] 494-4379

Fax: [765] 494-1299

Email: tanchoco@purdue.edu

Website: http://cobweb.ecn.purdue.edu/~tanchoco/Index.html

Expertise: Enterprise operations and production systems, global logistics and operations, container port handling and operations, unit load design, manufacturing and industrial economics



TANGONAN, Gregory L.

Professor (Ateneo); Executive Director (COMSTE)

Office1: Ateneo de Manila University, Department of Physics, 3rd floor, Faura Hall, Loyola Heights, Quezon City, Philippines 1128

Office1 Phone: [632] 426-6001 loc. 5690, 5691

Fax1: [632] 426-1043

Office2: Congressional Commission on Science & Technology, and Engineering (COMSTE), Rm 358, PICC Secretariat Building, CCP Complex, Pasay City 1307

Office2 Phone: [632] 551-7920 local 7140

Fax2: [632] 551-7920 local 7141

Email: goriot@mac.com

           gtangonan@comste.gov.ph

           gtangonan@ateneo.edu

Website: www.comste.gov.ph

Expertise: Fiber optics and wireless communications, photonics



TARROJA, Ela 

No Updated Information

Expertise: Physics



TARUN, Alice S.

Assistant Professor

Physical and Life Sciences Department

Physical and Health Sciences Bldg., Alfred State SUNY College of Technology, Alfred, NY 14802

Email: alicetarun@hotmail.com

           TarunA@alfredstate.edu

Expertise: Infectious diseases, biochemistry, genetics, malaria liver stage parasites, Plasmodium parasite life cycle, development of vaccines and prophylactic drugs against malaria  



TARUN, Salvador Jr. Z.

Assistant Professor

Department of Infectious Disease and Microbiology, Graduate School of Public Health

University of Pittsburgh, 421 Parran Hall, 130 Desoto St., Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Cell Phone: [412] 268-0319

Office Phone: [412] 624-5915

Email: salvadorztarun@gmail.com

           szt3@pitt.edu

Website : http://www.idm.pitt.edu/directory/bios/tarunsal.asp

Expertise: Infectious diseases, molecular and biochemical parasitology, molecular models of eukaryotic translational regulation, in vitro systems of protein synthesis in yeast, translation initiation factors required for cell cycle in the African sleeping sickness parasite (Trypanosoma brucei



TECARRO, Edwin S.

Associate Professor

Department of Computer and Mathematical Sciences

716-S, University of Houston-Downtown, One Main Street, Houston, TX 77002

Office Phone: [713] 221-8655

Email: tecarroe@uhd.edu

Website : http://cms.uhd.edu/faculty/Tecarroe/

Expertise: Ordinary differential equations, dynamical systems, bifurcation theory, mathematical biology



TERRADO, Ernesto N.

Consultant (Retired from the World Bank)

Email: ernie.terrado@gmail.com

Expertise:  Energy cluster, finance private sector and infrastructure (Latin America and the Caribbean), rural electrification



TIGNO, Xenia T.

Program Director

Airway Biology and Disease Branch, Division of Lung Diseases

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, NIH, Two Rockledge Center, Suite 10042, 6701 Rockledge Drive MSC 7952, Bethesda, MD 20892-7952

Office Phone: [301] 443-4027

Email: xtigno@yahoo.com

           xenia.tigno@nih.gov

           tignoxt@nhlbi.nih.gov

Expertise: Physiology, Microcirculation, Diabetes, Aging


TIGNO-ARANJUEZ, Justine
University of Central Florida
Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences Bldg., Rm 338 (office), Rm 370 (lab), 6900 Lake Nona Blvd., Orlando, Florida 32827
Office Phone: [407] 266-7142
Cell Phone: 2162358402
Email: justine.tigno-aranjuez@ucf.edu
Website: https://med.ucf.edu/biomed/directory/profile/dr-justine-tigno-aranjuez/
Expertise: Genome-wide association studies (GWAS), next-generation sequencing technique (NGS), post-transitional modifications (PTMs)

TIONG -KOEHLER, Jean D.

Management Analyst/Ethics Specialist

National Institute of Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, Office of the Director

31 Center Drive, Room 3C02, MSC 2320, Bethesda, MD 20892

Office Phone: [301] 594-3537

Email: tiongj@nidcd.nih.gov

           jeantiong1@gmail.com

Expertise: Molecular biology, biochemistry, developmental neurobiology, endocrinology



TOLEDO, Romeo T.

Professor (retired?)

University of Georgia, Dept. of Food Science and Technology, Food Process Research and Development Laboratory

101 Food Process Center, Athens, GA 30602; 2336 Crabapple Hollow Rd, Hull, GA 30646

Office Phone: [706] 548-4970

Email: cmsromero@uga.edu

Expertise: Food processing and engineering, thermal and alternative processes



TOLOSA-CROUCHER, Leah M.

Assistant Director and Research Professor

Center for Advanced Sensor Technology

University of Maryland Baltimore County, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21050

Office Phone: [410] 455-3432

Fax: [410] 455-6500

Email: leah@umbc.edu

Website: http://umbc-cast.org/

Expertise: Optical sensors and biosensors, fluorescence spectroscopy



TORRES, Oscar B.
Research Scientist
The Henry Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine, Adjuvants and Formulation Section, Laboratory of Adjuvant and Antigen Research, US Military HIV Research Program, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910

Office Phone: [301] 319-9367

Website: www.researchgate.net/profile/Oscar_Torres6

Email: oscarbuenatorres@gmail.com

Expertise: Vaccines to drug abuse, peptides, bioanalytical chemistry



TRINIDAD, Lorele C.

Laboratory Head and University Researcher III

Electron Microscopy Service Laboratory (EMSL), National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (BIOTECH)

University of the Philippines Los Baños, College, Laguna

Office Phone/Fax: [63][49] 536-0587

Email: lct_emsl@yahoo.com

Expertise: Microbiology (biochemistry, genetics), biochemical and genetic characterization of heavy metal resistant bacteria, scanning and transmission electron microscopy



TUASON, Roman Jr. V. 

No Updated Information

Expertise: Computer science and applied electronics



TUAZON, Carmelita U.

Professor of Medicine, Director of International Medicine

George Washington University Medical Center, Department of Medicine

Division of Infectious Diseases, 2150 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, ACC 5-411, Washington, DC 20037

Office Phone: [202] 741-2234

Email: ctuazon@mfa.gwu.edu

Expertise: Infectious diseases, tropical medicine, staphylococcal infections, infections in drug abusers, opportunistic infections in AIDS, schistosomiasis



TUPAS, Jermelina L.G.

Division Director (Senior Executive Service)

US National Science Foundation, Directorate for Education and Human Resources, Division of Human Resource Development

4201 Wilson Boulevard Room 815N, Arlington, VA 22230

Office Phone: [703] 292-8768

Fax: [703] 292-9018

Email: jtupas@nsf.gov

Expertise: Molecular Biology, microbiology, zoology, STEM education capacity building, minority academic development



TUPAS, Luis M.

Division Director

US Department of Agriculture, National Institute of Food and Agriculture, Institute of Bioenergy, Climate, and Environment, Division of Global Change

3211 Waterfront Centre, 800 9th Street SW, Washington DC 20024

Office Phone: [202] 401-4926

Fax : [202} 401-1706

Email: ltupasi@nifa.usda.gov

           louietupas@cox.net

Website: http://www.nifa.usda.gov/about/AllUnits/staff_view.cfm?record_id=307

Expertise: Oceanography, biogeochemistry, microbial ecology, agroclimatology, polar science



TUPASI-RAMOS, Thelma E.

Executive Director

Tropical Disease Foundation Inc.

Philippine Institute of Tuberculosis Bldg, Amorsolo St corner Urban Avenue, Bgy, Pio del Pilar, Makati City 1230, Philippines

Office Phone: [63][2] 751-6021; 810-2874 (Administration)

Email: tetupasi@yahoo.com

           tetupasi@tdf.org.ph

Website: http://www.tdf.org.ph

Expertise: Multi-drug resistant tuberculosis, infectious diseases



TURNER, Caroline S.V.

Professor (CSUS); Emeritus Professor (Higher and Postsecondary Education) and Lincoln Professor of Ethics and Education (ASU)

California State University-Sacramento, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

222 Eureka Hall, Sacramento, CA 95819; and Arizona State University, Division of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, Tempe, AZ 85287-2411

Office Phone: [916] 278-3580 (CSUS); [480] 965-2149 (ASU)

Email: csturner@saclink.csus.edu

           Caroline.Turner@asu.edu

Expertise: Educational policy, access, equity and leadership in higher education, faculty gender and racial/ethnic diversity, organizational change, and use of qualitative methods for policy research