Instructor III at University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines, Philippines
🏆Congratulations, Mr Val Irvin Mabayo , on winning the esteemed Young Scientist Award from ResearchW! Your dedication, innovative research, 🎉 your dedication and innovative contributions in the field of renewable energy and agriculture are truly inspiring! Your work in advancing solar energy technologies and addressing crucial issues like postharvest losses demonstrates your commitment to positive change. ☀️
🌿 Mr. Val Irvin Mabayo is a distinguished researcher and educator specializing in agricultural waste valorization. His commitment to positive change is evident through his innovative research in renewable energy, particularly solar technologies, and his dedication to addressing critical issues like postharvest losses. As an award-winning environmental engineer, he continues to inspire the next generation through teaching and leadership roles. Mr. Mabayo’s multifaceted contributions extend beyond research, shaping the landscape of environmental engineering and technology in the Philippines.
📚 Professional Profiles:
SAMAR STATE UNIVERSITY Catbalogan City, Samar Master of Engineering major in Environmental Engineering Completed Academic Requirements UNIVERSITY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY OF SOUTHERN PHILIPPINES Claveria Campus, MOSCAT, Claveria, Misamis Oriental, 9004 Philippines Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering ▪ Magna Cum Laude ▪ Best Scientific Paper of the Year Awardee ▪ Leadership Awardee ▪ Internship Awardee (Philippine Sinter Corporation) Val Irvin F. Mabayo Curriculum Vitae 2 | P a g e MISAMIS ORIENTAL STATE COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE AND TECHNOLOGY LABORATORY HIGH SCHOOL Magsaysay St., Poblacion, Claveria, Misamis Oriental, 9004 Philippines ▪ Valedictorian ▪ Gerry Roxas Leadership Awardee ▪ Journalist of the Year CLAVERIA CENTRAL SCHOOL Poblacion, Claveria, Misamis Oriental, 9004 Philippines ▪ Valedictorian 🌿
Professional Experience: 💼
National Board of Trustee – Society of Environmental Engineers of the Philippines, Inc. (January 2021-present) Chief of Staff – Office of the Chancellor of USTP Claveria (January 2022-present) Director – Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation Office, University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines – Claveria, Misamis Oriental, 9004 Philippines (September 23, 2022-present) Office In-Charge – Innovation and Technology Support Office, University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines – Claveria, Misamis Oriental, 9004 Philippines (January 2022- January 2023) Instructor 3 – College of Engineering and Technology, University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines – Claveria, Misamis Oriental, 9004 Philippines (November 12, 2021 – present)’ Adviser – Council of Engineering and Technology Students (CETS) for SY 2017- present
HONORS, AWARDS and RECOGNITIONS:
▪ High Impact Research Award Awarded during the 6th Philippine Solid and Hazardous Waste Management Conference in conjunction with the 3rd International Conference on Circular Economy-based Waste Management (Waste No More 2022)
▪ AD Scientific Index Global Citation Award – Rank 12 in USTP System Duly recognized by AD Scientific Index in 2022 as most cited research scientist at the University System Level.
▪ Research Productivity Award Incurred incremental improvement over existing targets and made a remarkable contribution to research in his field.
▪ Intellectual Property Rights Award under Industrial Design For successfully registering a UTILITY MODEL granted by the Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines
▪ Publication Award This award recognizes an individual from teaching or non-teaching field for a specific publication (book or journal article) that makes a substantial contribution to the literature and/or practice.
▪ USTP Bantugan Young Alumni Excellence Award First awardee of the USTP Bantugan Young Alumni Excellence Award organized by the USTP Alumni Federation.
▪ 2017 Best Paper Award 1st Place Completed Research AFNR Category 2017 Annual In-House Review of On-going and Competed Researches and Development Projects of the University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines – Claveria.
▪ Best Scientific Paper of the Year Award Given by the College of Engineering and Technology and the University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines – Claveria
▪ Leadership Awardee Award given by the College of Engineering and Technology and the University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines – Claveria
▪ IET Ambassador 2016 Award given by the College of Engineering and Technology (formerly Institute of Engineering and Technology)
▪ One of the 12 Philippine Delegates One of the 12 Filipino Delegates to the Youth Model ASEAN Conference 2015 which is a simulation of an ASEAN Conference which brings together student leaders from all ASEAN member states. The event was organized by Nanyang Polytechnic, Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Republic Polytechnic, Temasek Polytechnic, Singapore Polytechnic and S Rajaratnam Endowment held at Singapore last October 5-8, 2015.
Citations Since(2018): 235
h-index Since(2018): 6
i10-index Since(2018): 5
Research focus: 🌟🔬
This researcher’s diverse body of work reflects a multifaceted focus on environmental sustainability and innovative solutions. From the efficient use of calcium carbonate derived from eggshells for cadmium removal to the optimization of oil yield from various sources through ultrasonic-assisted solvent extraction, their research spans water purification, biofuel production, and waste management. The studies showcase a commitment to addressing environmental challenges, evident in the assessment of duckweed for lead remediation and the cost-effective use of computer vision for chicken egg weight estimation. The researcher’s emphasis on optimization techniques underscores a methodical approach in achieving effective and eco-friendly outcomes across different domains.
Publications Top Notes:
- Efficiency of calcium carbonate from eggshells as an adsorbent for cadmium removal in aqueous solution
Cited by: 107 Year: 2018
- Optimization of oil yield from Hevea brasiliensis seeds through ultrasonic-assisted solvent extraction via response surface methodology
Cited by: 41 Year: 2018
- Response surface optimization of biodiesel yield from pre-treated waste oil of rendered pork from a food processing industry
Cited by: 28 Year: 2019
- Utilization of a novel activated carbon adsorbent from press mud of sugarcane industry for the optimized removal of methyl orange dye in aqueous solution
Cited by: 27 Year: 2019
- Assessment of the potential of duckweed (Lemna minor L.) in treating lead-contaminated water through phytoremediation in stationary and recirculated set-ups
Cited by: 15 Year: 2020
- A cost-effective approach for chicken egg weight estimation through computer vision
Cited by: 8 Year: 2018
- Response surface optimization of the bio-oil yield from Jatropha gossypiifolia L. seeds through ultrasonic-assisted solvent extraction
Cited by: 4 Year: 2023
- Superior sewage sludge disposal with minimal greenhouse gas emission via fast pyrolysis in a fluidized bed reactor
- Optimized recovery of transesterifiable oil from industrial fats, oil, and grease (FOG) esterified with H2SO4 catalyst extracted from discarded lead-acid batteries
- Response surface optimization of the efficiency of ZnCl2-impregnated activated carbon from residual coffee grounds in the removal of Eriochrome Black T dye … hierarchy process and variable fuzzy set theory: a case study in Zhejiang province, China