Assoc. Prof. Voltaire Organo of the Chemistry Unit was awarded with the UP Scientist 1 award. The awarding ceremony of UP Scientists for 2018-2020 was held on 28 May 2019 at the School of Statistics Auditorium, UP Diliman.
The UP Scientists were chosen through the rigid selection process of the UP Scientific Productivity System. The applicants were assessed for scientific productivity and international scientific recognition. It is implemented by the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs since 2005 to support the development of science and technology and encourage and reward scientific productivity.