DR. ROSSANA MARIE C. AMONGO

DR. ROSSANA MARIE C. AMONGO

Associate Professor 6

 

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Agricultural Machinery Division, Institute of Agricultural Engineering, College of Engineering and Agro-Industrial Technology, University of the Philippines Los Baños, College, Laguna

Email Address: rcamongo@up.edu.ph

EDUCATION:

Year Degree University
2007 PhD Agricultural Engineering University of the Philippines Los Baños
1995 MS Agricultural Engineering University of the Philippines Los Baños
1988 BS Agricultural Engineering University of the Philippines Los Baños

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

Agricultural and Bioproduction Machinery Design, Testing, and Management; Agricultural Mechanization & Environmental Systems Management; Agricultural Ergonomics and Anthropometry; Renewable Energy Engineering; Land and Water Resources Engineering

PUBLICATIONS:  (Google Scholar Page)

Refereed Journals

Zubia, Omar F., Delfin C. Suministrado, Pepito M. Bato, Arsenio .N. Resurreccion, Rossana Marie C. Amongo, Fernando O. Paras, Jr.and Marvin C. Petingco, 2010. Anthropometric Profile of Male Farmers in Laguna and its Design Implications in Agricultural Machinery and Tools. Philippine Journal for Agricultural & Biosytems Engineering, AMDP, IAE, CEAT, UPLB.  Vol VIII-2010. pp47-54.

AmongoRossana Marie C., Arsenio .N. Resurreccion, Victor B. Ella, Pepito M. Bato, Fernando O. Paras, Jr., Oma . F. Zubia and Edgardo V. Casas. 2009. Design of Lahar Filtration System for Recirculating Aquaculture System. Philippine Journal for Agricultural & Biosytems Engineering, AMDP, IAE, CEAT, UPLB. Vol VII-2009. pp 16-35.

Non- Refereed Journals

Suministrado, Delfin C., Rossana Marie C. Amongo, Marvin C. Petingco and Omar F. Zubia. 2010. Standardizing the Methods of Determination of Atterberg Limits of Philippine Soils. Philippine Agricultural Mechanization Journal, AMDP, IAE, CEAT, UPLB. Vol. XVII No.2. July to December 2010 Issue. pp 3-11.

Asuncion, Fei Xyza B., Rossana Marie C. Amongo,  Romulo E. Eusebio, Victor Rodulfo, Jr., Marvin C. Petingco and Delfin C. Suministrado. 2010. Performance Evaluation of Small Engine using different Blends of Jatropha curcas Biodiesel as Fuel. Philippine Agricultural Mechanization Journal. Vol. XVII No.1. January to June 2010 Issue. AMDP, IAE, CEAT, UPLB. Pp 19-24.

Jumamil, Agnes Jan D., Rossana Marie C. Amongo, Arvin C. Petingco and Delfin C. Suministrado. 2010. Analysis of the Compressive Failure Characteristics of Rough Rice (Oryza Sativa) in Relation to Moisture Content. . No. 4 2010. CEAT R&E Journal. College of Engineering & Applied Technology. Benguet State University, La Trinidad Benguet, Philippines.pp. 80-84.

Roces, Ronald Gregory L., Delfin C. Suministrado, Rossanna C. Amongo, and Marvin C. Petingco. 2010. Determination of Atterberg Limits of Five Albay Soils. CEAT R&E Journal. No. 4 2010. College of Engineering & Applied Technology. Benguet State University, La Trinidad Benguet, Philippines.pp. 85-90.

Chapter in a Manual/Book/ Professorial Lecture

Resurreccion, A, N. & Rossana Marie C. Amongo. 2011. Fundamentals of Agricultural Engineering II Manual- Chapter 5, Tillage Equipment. November 2011. Institute of Agricultural Engineering, College of Engineering & Agro-industrial Tecnology. University of the Philippines Los Baños.

AmongoRossana Marie C. 2011. Fundamentals of Agricultural Engineering II Manual- Chapter 7. Crop Protection Equipment. November 2011. Institute of Agricultural Engineering, College of Engineering & Agro-industrial Tecnology. University of the Philippines Los Baños.

Amongo, Rossana Marie C. 2011. Anthropometric Considerations in the Design Improvement of the Local Two- Wheel Tractor. SEARCA Profesorial Chair Lecture. June 27, 2011. University of the Philippines Los Baños.

Paper presented in Local & International Scientific Fora

AmongoRossana Marie C., &  Julia Angela Mae E. Collado. 2012. Design Improvement of the Local Two-wheel Tractor using Anthropomtric Considerations. Paper presented during the 62nd Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention and  23rd Agricultural Engineering Week, April 23-27, 2012, Puerto Prinsesa City, Palawan, Philippines. (Awarded Best Paper Presentation – Agricultural Machinery, Mechanization, and Instrumentation Category)

Catriz, Roderick L., Chiliast B. Juan,  Rossana Marie C. Amongo, &  Arthur L. Fajardo. 2012. Voltage Drop Analysis for Short-Distance Single Wire Earth Return (SWER) Distribution System. Paper presented during the 62nd Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention and  23rd Agricultural Engineering Week, April 23-27, 2012, Puerto Prinsesa City, Palawan, Philippines.

Gallegos,Ralph Kristoffer.B., Delfin C. Suministrado, Rossana Marie C. Amongo, & Marish S. Madlangbayan. 2012. Compressive Failure Characteristics of Pili Nut. Paper presented during the 62nd  Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention and  23rd Agricultural Engineering Week, April 23-27, 2012, Puerto Prinsesa City, Palawan, Philippines.

Layaoen, Heathel Loren, Z., Pepito M. Bato, Rossana Marie C. Amongo, Marvin C. Petingco &  Ralph Kristoffer B. Gallegos. 2012. Utilization Potential of a Sugarcane Juice Extractor for Sweet Sorghum Juice Extraction. Paper presented during the 62nd   Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention and  23rd Agricultural Engineering Week, April 23-27, 2012, Puerto Prinsesa City, Palawan, Philippines.

Onal, Mark Keylord S., Arsenio N. Resurreccion, Rossana Marie C. Amongo, Delfin C. Suministrado & Jessie C. Elauria. 2012. Field Testing of a Jeepney-Mounted Three-Bladed Micro Windmill for Rural Off-Grid Area. Paper presented during the 62nd   Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention and  23rd   Agricultural Engineering Week, April 23-27, 2012, Puerto Prinsesa City, Palawan, Philippines. (Awarded Best Paper Presentation- Energy, Solar, Hydro, Wind Power, Biofuels, and Waste Utilization Category)

Pangan, Ronel S., Victor A. Rodulfo, Jr., Ralph Kristoffer B. Gallegos, Rossana Marie C. Amongo & Archard M. Arenal. 2012. Improvement of the Conventional Citronella Oil Extractor through Optimization Studies. Paper presented during the 62nd   Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention and  23rd Agricultural Engineering Week, April 23-27, 2012, Puerto Prinsesa City, Palawan, Philippines.

Reyes, Maria Jehosa B., Arthur L. Fajardo, Rossana Marie C. Amongo, Delfin C. Suministrado & Marvin C. Petingco.2012.Evaluation of Centrifugal Pump as Turbine for Micro Hydro Applications.  Paper presented during the 62nd   Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention and  23rd   Agricultural Engineering Week, April 23-27, 2012, Puerto Prinsesa City, Palawan, Philippines. (Awarded 3rd Best Paper Presentation- Energy, Solar, Hydro, Wind Power, Biofuels, and Waste Utilization Category)

Rodulfo, Victor A.Jr,  Yzendrin O. Baconguis, Ralph Kristoffer B. Gallegos & Rossana Marie C. Amongo. 2012. Design Development and Optimization of a Dilute-Phase Flow Pneumatic Dryer for Agricultural By-products. Paper presented during the 62nd   Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention and  23rd   Agricultural Engineering Week, April 23-27, 2012, Puerto Prinsesa City, Palawan, Philippines.

AmongoRossana Marie C, Louie G. Amongo & Maria Victoria L.Larona. 2011. Mechanizing Agriculture for Food Sufficiency. 1Paper presented during the UNAPCAEM and FAO Joint Roundtable Meeting on Sustainable Agricultural Mechanization in Asia held in Bangkok,Thailand, 8 – 9 December 2011

AmongoRossana Marie C. & Ma. Victoria L. Larona. 2011. Agricultural Mechanization: The Philippine Setting. Paper presented during the Seminar on Agricultural Mechanization for Developing Countries. Beijing, China. May 20-June 9, 2011.

AmongoRossana Marie C., Patrick John P. Prudencio, Arthur L. Fajardo,and Roderick L. Catriz. 2011. Performance Evaluation of Automobile Alternators as Micro Hydro Generator. Paper presented during the 61st  Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 9th International Conference and Exhibition and the 22nd   Agricultural Engineering Week, April 25-29, 2011, Dapitan City, Zamboanga  del Norte, Philippines.

AmongoRossana Marie C., Omar F. Zubia, Marvin C. Petingco & Princess Shellane Garcia. 2011. Design Improvement of the Local Two-Wheel Tractor using Anthropometry. Poster paper presented during the 61st  Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 9th International Conference and Exhibition and the 22nd   Agricultural Engineering Week, April 25-29, 2011, Dapitan City, Zamboanga  del Norte, Philippines.

Catriz, Roderick L., Marti Sandino P Espenido, Rossana Marie C. Amongo and Arthur L. Fajardo. 2011. Evaluation of Lipa Soil Series for Single Wire Earth Return (SWER) System. Paper presented during the 61st  Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 9th International Conference and Exhibition and the 22nd   Agricultural Engineering Week, April 25-29, 2011, Dapitan City, Zamboanga  del Norte, Philippines.

Fajardo, Arthur L., Rossana Marie C.  Amongo and Roderick L. Catriz, 2011. Performance Testing of a 200W-capacity Micro-hydro Generator. Paper presented during the 61st  Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 9th International Conference and Exhibition and the 22nd   Agricultural Engineering Week, April 25-29, 2011, Dapitan City, Zamboanga  del Norte, Philippines.

Onal, Mark Keylord S., Arsenio N. Resurreccion, Rossana Marie C. Amongo, Delfin C. Suministrado & Jessie C. Elauria. 2012. A Jeepney-Mounted Three-Bladed Micro Windmill for Rural Off-Grid Area. Poster paper presented during the 61st  Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 9th International Conference and Exhibition and the 22nd   Agricultural Engineering Week, April 25-29, 2011, Dapitan City, Zamboanga  del Norte, Philippines. (Awarded 2nd Best Poster Paper)

Rodulfo, Victor A., Jr., Rossana Marie C.  Amongo, Marvin C. Petingco, Ralph Kristoffer B. Gallegos and John Bryan M. Constantino. 2011. Optimization of the milling perforamnce of the AMDP Oil Expeller for Jatropha curcas. Paper presented during the 61st  Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 9th International Conference and Exhibition and the 22nd   Agricultural Engineering Week, April 25-29, 2011,DapitanCity,Zamboanga  del Norte,Philippines.

Arrobang Romel A., Ralph Kristoffer B. Gallegos, Rossana Marie C.  Amongo, Jessie C. Elauria and Nina Karla M. Alparce. 2011. Characterization of Two Saggassum Species in Capiz as Biomass Fuel. Paper presented during the 61st  Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 9th International Conference and Exhibition and the 22nd   Agricultural Engineering Week, April 25-29, 2011, Dapitan City, Zamboanga  del Norte, Philippines.

AmongoRossana Marie C. & Louie D. Amongo. 2010. Mechanizing  the Philippine Agricultural Industry. Paper presented during the Training Course on Testing Techniques of Agricultural Machinery for Asia and African Countries held in Beijing & Luoyang, China on September 1-8, 2010.

AmongoRossana Marie C. Marvin C Petingco, Omar F. Zubia, and Fernando O. Paras, Jr. 2010. Empowering Filipino Women in Agriculture through Anthropometry. Paper presented during the 60th Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 8th International Conference and Exhibition and the 21st  Agricultural Engineering Week, April 21-23, 2010, Benguet State University, La Trinidad Benguet, Philippines. (Awarded 2nd  Best Paper Presentation- Allied Fields  Category)

AmongoRossana Marie C., Arthur L. Fajardo, Roderick L. Catriz & Glenn Mark M. Sutingco. 2010. Single Wire Earth Return (SWER) System for Micro Hydro Electric Generation. Technical Paper and Poster Paper presented during the 60th Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 8th International Conference and Exhibition and the 21st  Agricultural Engineering Week, April 21-23, 2010, Benguet State University, La Trinidad Benguet, Philippines.

Paras, Fernando O. Jr., Ralph Kristoffer B. Gallegos, Omar F. Zubia, Rossana Marie C. Amongo, Delfin C. Suministrado and Arsenio N. Resurreccion. 2010. Development of the Solar Balut Maker. Paper presented during the 60th Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 8th International Conference and Exhibition and the 21st  Agricultural Engineering Week, April 21-23, 2010,Benguet State University, La Trinidad Benguet, Philippines.

Gallegos, Ralph Kristoffer B., Arsenio N. Resurreccion, Omar F. Zubia & Rossana Marie C. Amongo. 2010. Design, Fabricaton and Performance Evaluation of a Small Capacity Mungbean Sheller. Paper presented during the 60th Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 8th International Conference and Exhibition and the 21st  Agricultural Engineering Week, April 21-23, 2010, Benguet State University, La Trinidad Benguet, Philippines.

Asuncion, Fei Xyza B., Delfin C. Suministrado,  Romulo E. Eusebio, Rossana Marie C. Amongo, Victor Rodulfo, Jr., Marvin C. Petingco. 2010. Performance Evaluation of Small Engine using different blends of Jatropha Curcas Biodiesel and Commercial Diesel Oil as Fuel. Technical Paper and Poster Paper presented during the 60th Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 8th International Conference and Exhibition and the 21st  Agricultural Engineering Week, April 21-23, 2010, Benguet State University, La Trinidad Benguet, Philippines.(Awarded 2nd Best Paper Presentation- Agricultural Instrumentation and Testing Category).

Fajardo. Arthur L., Roderick L. Catriz, , Rossana Marie C. Amongo & Athena P. Lavega. 2010. Evaluation of an Induction Motor as Generator for a Micro hydro System. Technical Paper and Poster Paper presented during the 60th Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 8th International Conference and Exhibition and the 21st  Agricultural Engineering Week, April 21-23, 2010,Benguet State University, La Trinidad Benguet,Philippines.

Jumamil, Agnes Jan D., Rossana Marie C. Amongo, Arvin C. Petingco and Delfin C. Suministrado. 2010. Analysis of the Compressive Failure Characteristics of Rough Rice (Oryza Sativa) in Relation to Moisture Content. Technical Paper and Poster Paper presented during the 60th Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 8th International Conference and Exhibition and the 21st  Agricultural Engineering Week, April 21-23, 2010, Benguet State University, La Trinidad Benguet, Philippines.

Petingco, Marvin C., Omar F. Zubia, Rossana Marie C. Amongo and Fernando O. Paras, Jr. 2010. Application of Anthropometric data in the Agricultural Production Systems. Paper presented during the 60th Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 8th International Conference and Exhibition and the 21st  Agricultural Engineering Week, April 21-23, 2010, Benguet State University, La Trinidad Benguet, Philippines. (Awarded 3rd Best Paper Presentation- Allied Fields Category)

Roces, Ronald Gregory L., Delfin C. Suministrado, Rossanna C. Amongo, and Marvin C. Petingco. 2010. Determination of Atterberg Limits of Five Albay Soils. Paper presented during the 60th Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 8th International Conference and Exhibition and the 21st  Agricultural Engineering Week, April 21-23, 2010, Benguet State University, La Trinidad Benguet, Philippines.

AmongoR.M.C,O.F. Zubia,  E.M. M. Laguna and E.R. San Juan. 2009. Gender Sensitivity in Machine Design using Anthropometry. Paper presented during the 59th Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention, 7th International Conference and Exhibition and the 20th Agricultural Engineering Week, April 20-24, 2009, CSSAC, Pili, Camarines Sur, Philippines. (Awarded 3rd Best Paper Presentation- Agricultural Machinery & Mechanization Category)

Zubia, O.F., R.M.C. Amongo, M.G.T. Lapitan & J.V. Maulion, Jr. 2009. Human Factors in Agricultural Machinery Design.  Paper presented during the 59th Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (PSAE) Annual Convention and the 20th Agricultural Engineering Week, April 20-24, 2009, CSSAC, Pili, Camarines Sur, Philippines.

AmongoRMC, Maria Victoria Larona & Louie D. Amongo. 2008. Strategic Approach to the Improvement of Agricultural Productivity Towards Food Security in the Philippines. Paper presented during the 4th Technical Committee and Governing Council Meeting of the Asia & thePacificCenter for Agricultural Engineering & Machinery, Chiang RaiThailand, February 9-14, 2009.

AmongoR.M.C. 2008. Irrigation Systems for Rural Development. Paper presented during the Rural Infrastructure Development Project Training Cum Study Tour. October 20-November 2, 2008. SEARCA, UP Los Baños.

Gallegos, R.K.B., F.O. Paras, Jr., DC Suministrado and RC Amongo. 2008. A Testing and Evaluation of the Temperature Control System of a Solar-Powered Egg Incubator. Poster paper presented during the 1st ATTARS National Seminar-Workshop. Traders Hotel Manila, Philippines September 19, 2008.

AmongoR.M.C., AP Bautista, F.O. Paras, Jr. and DC Suministrado. 2008. A Locally Fabricated Solar Flat Plate Collector for Water Heating. Poster paper presented during the 1st ATTARS National Seminar-Workshop. Traders Hotel Manila, Philippines. September 19, 2008.

AmongoR.M.C. and AN Resurreccion. 2008. Development of Lahar Filtration System for Recirculating Aquaculture System.. Poster paper presented during the 6th International Agricultural Engineering Conference and Exhibition and the 58th PSAE Annual Convention. EE Building, College of Engineering & Agro-industrial Technology. UP Los Baños. April 21-25, 2008.

AmongoR.M.C., AP Bautista, F.O. Paras, Jr. and DC Suministrado. 2008. Design Fabrication and Testing of a Low Cost Flat Plate Solar Heat Collector. Poster paper presented during the 6th International Agricultural Engineering Conference and Exhibition and the 58th PSAE Annual Convention. EE Building, College of Engineering & Agro-industrial Technology. UP Los Banos. April 21-25, 2008.

COURSES TAUGHT:

Course Code Course Title
AENG 2 Fundamentals of Agricultural Engineering II
AENG 62 Agricultural Machinery
AENG 90 Agricultural Engineering Laws, Specifications, Contracts & Ethics
AENG 162 Agricultural Mechanization
AENG 163 Manufacturing Processes
AENG 168 Design of Wind and Micro Hydro Energy Systems
AENG 199 Undergraduate Seminar
AENG 200 Undergraduate Thesis
AENG 263 Crop Establishment Engineering
AENG 290 Special Problem
AENG 300 MS Thesis
ENSC 16 Fluid Mechanics

ORGANIZATION/AFFILIATION:

Member, Gamma Sigma Delta Honor Society (2005 – present)

Member, Soil & Water Conservation Society (2002 – present)

Member, Philippine Society of Agricultural Engineers (1988 – present)

Member, Alpha Phi Omega Service Sorority Alumni Association (Theta Chapter; 1989 – present)

Member, SAGES Alumni Association, Inc. (2009 – present)

Secretary, Philippibe Society of Agricultural Engineers (Region IV Chapter; 1992 – present)

Secretary, College of Engineering & Agro-Industrial Technology Alumni Association (2002 – present)

Adviser, PSAE-PPG UPLB Chapter (2007 – present)

Adviser, Society of Agricultural Engineering Students (SAGES; 2009 – present)