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News and Announcements

20 December 2016

The following are the presentations for the Professorial Chair Award (in short, PCA) 2016 lectures last 07 November, 2016 given by members of ACLab. The following PCA lectures were presented at the ERDT room, Dept. of Computer Science, UP Diliman.



04 November 2016

Details of a lecture by Herbert Gerard Villafranca:

Title: An Introduction to Multiple-Exemplar Based Texture Synthesis

Abstract: The lecture aims to introduce texture synthesis, its importance to the field of animation and computer-generated imagery, and the presenter's motivation for the study. It will briefly give an overview of how large textures are created from small base images called exemplars.

Date: 10 November 2016, Thursday

Time: 16:15h to 17:00h, GMT+8

Venue: Room 317

This lecture is open to the public.

10 August 2016

ACLab would like to welcome its new batch of undergraduate researchers for AY 2016-2017:
  1. AMORES, ERIKA MIKA
  2. BASILONA, JOHN ROBERT
  3. BATULA, BRYCE SPENCER
  4. DACUBA, CARISSE
  5. DELOS SANTOS, KERWIN
  6. DIMAANO, MA DAIELA
  7. DOMINGUIANO, PATRICK JOY
  8. GENOGUIN, GERALD ANTHONY
  9. GUECO, MARIA ROSARIO
  10. LAGUNDA, ANN RENZEL
  11. LATOGA, GERARD AREL
  12. MACABABAYAO, IVAN CEDRIC
  13. PALAGANAS, GENESIS IAN
  14. PENA, FAITH THERESE
  15. SIA, ALEJANDRO LUIS
  16. TORRES, JHERICO GABRIEL


30 July 2016

The following is a list of undergraduate and graduate classes to be handled by ACLab regular members for the 1st Semester of AY 2016-2017:

  • CS 30 (Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science)
    • To be handled by Nestine Hope Hernandez (3 sections)
  • CS 133 (Automata Theory and Computability)
  • CS 197 (Special Topics: Introduction to Bioinformatics for Genomics and Transcriptomics)
    • To be handled by Jan Michael Yap
  • CS 198 (Special Problems I)
  • CS 204 (Theory of Computation)
    • To be handled by Henry Adorna
  • CS 239 (Parallel Computing)
    • To be handled by Francis George Cabarle
  • CS 297 (Special Topics: Topics in Graph Theory)
    • To be handled by Henry Adorna
  • CS 315 (Algorithms in Bioinformatics)
    • To be handled by Jan Michael Yap
  • CS 318 (Approximation Algorithms)
    • To be handled by Henry Adorna


02 June 2016

The proposal defense for the PhD dissertation of Geoffrey Solano has the following details:

Title: The Consequentiality of Updates on Dynamic Graphs

Date: 13 June, 2016, Monday

Time: 17:00h, GMT+8

Venue: ERDT room

This defense is open to the public.


11 April 2016

UPDATE on a lecture by Geoffrey Solano:

Title: The Consequentiality of Edge Updates on Dynamic Directed Graphs

Abstract: Abstract file is here.

Date: 21 April 2016, Thursday

Time: 16:00h to 17:00h, GMT+8

Venue: Room 317

This lecture is open to the public.


07 April 2016

UPDATE on a lecture by Geoffrey Solano:

The lecture for today has been canceled. Please stay tuned for a new lecture date. Sorry for the inconvenience.


30 March 2016

UPDATE on the details of a lecture by Geoffrey Solano:

Title: The Consequentiality of Edge Updates on Dynamic Directed Graphs

Abstract: Abstract file is here.

Date: 07 April 2016, Thursday

Time: 16:00h to 17:00h, GMT+8

Venue: Room 317

This lecture is open to the public.

16 February 2016

Members of AClab will provide a seminar with the title ``Cell-inspired Computing: An Introduction and Overview of Membrane Computing'' on 15 March 2016, in conjunction with the 16th PCSC at Puerto Princesa, Palawan. More details HERE.

15 February 2016

Details of a lecture by Jhoirene Clemente:

Title: Advice Complexity of the Online Search Problem

Abstract: The lecture will give a brief overview of online problems and advice complexity. It will be followed by computations  of upper and lower bounds of advice for the  Online search problem. 

Date: 18 February 2016, Thursday

Time: 16:00h to 17:00h, GMT+8

Venue: Room 317

This lecture is open to the public.

06 February 2016

Details of a lecture by Darrwin Austria:

Title: Some Algorithms on Generating Random Simple Graphs

Abstract:  A discussion on some algorithms for generating random simple graphs given a degree sequence, including the presenter's motivation behind the study of such algorithms, and a proposed algorithm that covers the limitations of the previous algorithms.

Date: 11 February 2016, Thursday

Time: 16:00h to 17:00h, GMT+8

Venue: Room 317

This lecture is open to the public.

26 January 2016

Two recent International Publication Awards (IPA) from the UP OVPAA has been provided to the AClab: Oct 2015 awardees and Jan 2016 awardees.