QUINTO, Edna C.

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Prof. Edna C. Quinto, PhD

ecquinto@ust.edu.ph

Academic Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines, 2009
  • Master of Science in Chemistry, University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines, 1993
  • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines, 1975

Research Highlights

  • Water hardness sensor
  • Fish Freshness sensor
  • Heavy metal sensor

UST FACULTY Engg ChE - QUINTO Edna C (2016, Hardness Sensor)

Research Interests

  • Chemical sensors
  • Process control devices

Major Recognitions

  • Gold & Silver Series Award, University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines, 2001
  • Gold & Silver Series Award, University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines, 1999
  • Gold & Silver Series Award, University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines, 1997
  • Original Engineering Design competition Finalist, Philippine Association for Technological Education, 2014
  • Most Outstanding Faculty of the Chemical Engineering Department, University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines, 2010
  • Lead Proponent of the Instrumentation and Process Control Research Group, University of Santo Tomas – Manila, Philippines

Professional Activities

  • Secretary, Chemical Division X NRCP
  • Member, PIChE Metro Manila Academe Chapter

Selected Publications

  • S.K. Conos, A.J. Lapidez, N. K. Ramirez, E.C. Quinto. Determination of Lead Content based on Immobilized Dithizone in Surface Waters Proceedings 22nd RSCE 2015 p51
  • M.J. C. Bondoc, S.R. R. Caracas, T. M. D. Ferrer, E.C. Quinto. Diagnostic Method for calcium oxalate stone formation at the micro level ACTA Manilana 61 (2013) pp 247-250
  • E.C. Quinto & F.B. Sevilla III Development of an Amonia and Amine Sensor Based on Bromthymol Blue ACTA Manila, Vol 55 (2007) p. 49-57
  • E.C. Quinto & F. B. Sevilla III Optical Sensor for Ammonia based on Polyaniline Asiasense 2005 Asian Conference on Sensors International Conference on New Techniques in Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Research IEEE 2005 p115-117 http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/abstractMetrics.jsp?tp=&arnumber=1564519&queryText%3Duniversity+of+santo+tomas
  • E.C. Quinto & F.B. Sevilla III. Development of an Optical Sensor for Trimethylamine Based on Bromthymol Blue AsiaSense 2007
  • E.C. Quinto & N.V. Rodriguez. An Optical sensor for Lead Based on Immobilized Dithizone Philippine Journal of Science, (1999) 128 (4) p 353-356.
  • E.C. Quinto & F.B. Sevilla III. Fiber Optic Reflectometric Investigation of Oxidation-Reduction equilibrium of Immobilized Reagents, Main Group Element and Their Compounds Narosa Publishing House, New Delhi, India (1996) pp 250-255