Victoria A. Vicente-Becket

Field of award: Chemistry

Year awarded: 1980

Division: Chemical Sciences


In recognition of her significant contributions in Chemistry, some of which have immediate applications. Her study on the effect of expanders on the lead electrode made to a more efficient lead storage battery than the present form that is used in cars and automobiles.

Education: PhD (Chemistry) State University of New York, USA 1973; BS (Chemistry) University of the Philippines 1965