please give me 5 filipino famous chemist with their discoveries and pictures?
- KristineLv 59 years agoFavorite Answer
Filipino Chemists and their contributions
Julian Banzon - experimented with the production of ethyl ester fuels from sugarcane and coconut and invented a means of extracting residual coconut oil by a chemical process rather than a physical process. A pioneer for alternative fuels rom the 1930's and 40's.
Francisco Quisumbing - invented Quink ink (currently used in Parker Pens) which is a quick drying ink that prevents the ink from clogging the pen.
Ramon Barba - created crop flowering techniques using a potassium nitrate spray. Due to his discoveries in tropical tree physiology, the Philippines is the leading exporter of mangoes and mango products.
Francisco Santos - studied the nutritive values and chemical composition of local foods from the Philippines. His data was used to help detect and solve problems with Filipino diets.
Rolando De La Cruz - inventor of an anti-cancer skin cream.
Anacleto Del Rosario - Winner of first prize at the World Fair in Paris in 1881 for for producing a pure alcohol from tuba of a nipa palm. His research also led to the process of extracting castor oil from a native plant called palma christi.
Alfredo Santos - isolation and elucidation of biochemicals (the phaeantharine and other alkaloids) from Philippine medical plants.
Eduardo San Juan - worked on the team that invented and launched the Lunar Rover (Moon Bugg)
Daniel Dingel - possible invention of a water-powered car
Benjamin Almeda - designed a cutting edge food-processing machine
just google the pictures.
- Anonymous5 years ago
Google It's a wonderful thing. Only I don't think any famous chemists exist personally.
- Anonymous9 years ago
Use these sites and you will be able to find more than you need.