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University Rank

Associate Professor 5

 

Contact Information

Department of Chemical Engineering

College of Engineering and Agro-Industrial Technology

University of the Philippines Los Baños

College, 4031 Laguna

T/F: +63495362315

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Education

YEAR DEGREE UNIVERSITY
2012 PhD ChE University of the Philippines Diliman
1999 MS ChE  (Minor in Biochemical Engineering) University of the Philippines Diliman
1994 BS ChE (Major in Sugar Technology) University of the Philippines Los Baños

 

Research Interests

Bioethanol production from biomass

By-product utilization from renewable energy generation

 

Recent Publications

 (Google Scholar Page)

Valencia, J.M.T.V, Demafelis, R.B., Borines, M.G. and Gatdula K. 2015. Bioethanol Potential of Brown Macroalage (Sargassum spp.) The Philippine Journal of Crop Science.40(2) 1-11.

Borines, M. G., de Leon, R. L. and Cuello, J.L.  2013.Bioethanol production from the macroalgae Sargassum spp.Bioresource Technology 138 (2013) 22–29.

BorinesMG., McHenry, M. P. and de Leon, R. L. 2011. Bioethanol production from farming non-food macroalgae in Pacific island nations: Chemical constituents, bioethanol yields, and prospective species in the Philippines. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 15: 4432-4435. doi: 10.1016/j_rser2011.07.109

BorinesMG., McHenry, M. P. and de Leon, R. L. 2011. Integrated macroalgae production for sustainable bioethanol, aquaculture and agriculture in Pacific island nations. Biofuels, Bioprod. Bioref., 5: 599–608. doi: 10.1002/bbb.310

Demafelis R.B., B.G. Bataller, R.R.A.L. Cortado, B.P. Villacorte,L.J. Pham, E.D. Revellame, V.A. Rodulfo,Jr. and M.GBorines. 2009. Study of some Parameters in the Biodiesel Production from Jatropha Oil Using Base Catalyzed Transesterification. Philippine Journal of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering.  Vol 7: 51-58.ISSN -0119-7312

Escobar, E.C., R.B. Demafelis, L.J. Pham, L.M. Florece and M.GBorines. 2008. Biodiesel Production from Jatropha curcas L. Oil by Transesterification wit Hexane as Cosolvent. The Philippine Journal of Crop Science 33(3):1-13.ISSN 0115-463x

BorinesM.G.,Valencia, S.A., Movillon, J.L., R.B. Demafelis and Ligayo, M.T. 2007.  Enthalpy, Entropy and Gibb’s Free Energy of the Adsorption of Basic Dyes from Synthetic Textile Wastewater Using Sugarcane Bagasse Pith as Adsorbent.  PIChE Journal 10(1):62-70.

 

Courses Taught

Undergraduate Courses 

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
CHE 31 Introduction to Chemical Engineering
CHE 32 Industrial Stoichiometry 
CHE 142 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics I
CHE 143 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics II
CHE 172 Introduction to Biochemical Engineering
SUTC 148 Sugar Analysis and Factory Operations Control
SUTC 154 Field and Factory Operations and Processes
SUTC 171 Sugarcane By-products Utilization and Sucrochemistry

Graduate Courses 

COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE
CHE 242 Advanced Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics

 

Organization/Affiliation

Member, Philippine Institute of Chemical Engineers

Member, CEAT Alumni Association

Alumni, UPLB Society of Chemical Engineering Students

Valencia, J.M.T.V, Demafelis, R.B., Borines, M.G. and Gatdula K. 2015. Bioethanol Potential of Brown Macroalage (Sargassum spp.) The Philippine Journal of Crop Science.40(2) 1-11.

Borines, M. G., de Leon, R. L. and Cuello, J.L.  2013.Bioethanol production from the macroalgae Sargassum spp.Bioresource Technology 138 (2013) 22–29.

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