Maricor N. Soriano

Maricor N. Soriano

Field of award: Applied Physics

Year awarded: 2006

Division: Physical Sciences

Citation:

In recognition of her outstanding contributions in the area of signal and image processing that have led to better ways of recognizing and classifying complex objects like corals and human gaits. She is also recognized for her exemplary dedication to promote physics and physics education in the country by serving as research supervisor to physics students, find as president of the Samahang Pisika ng Pilipinas and as the country coordinator during the celebration of the International Year of Physics in 2005.

Current Position: Professor

Office Address: National Institute of Physics, University of the Philippines Diliman

Education: PhD (Physics), University of the Philippines Diliman 1997; MS (Physics), University of the Philippines Diliman 1995; BS (Physics), University of the Philippines Diliman 1992