PhD Dissertations

1st Sem 2015-2016

Carlos Baldo III, Spin-polarized electron transport in a uniform perpendicular magnetic field along a curved nanowire with Rashba and Dresselhaus spin-orbit couplings
Advised by:
Cristine Villagonzalo

1st Sem 2011-2012

Rayda Gammag, Tilted magnetic fields and spin interactions on a two-dimensional electron gas at low temperatures
Advised by:
Cristine Villagonzalo

2nd Sem 2010-2011

Chrysline Margus Piñol, A Verhulst-free approach to population modeling
Advised by:
Ronald Banzon

MS Theses

2nd Sem 2016-2017

Amancio II Manceras, Advantage of genetic diversity in a Penna model
Advised by: Ronald Banzon
Jan Philippe Sambo, Dynamical quantum phase transitions in the ground-state quenched XY model
Advised by: Francis Paraan
Jan Fronimarc Viloria, Determination of the mechanical properties of copper-silver alloy using molecular dynamics simulations
Advised by: Francis Paraan

1st Sem 2016-2017

Jade Dianne Mendoza, Entanglement and fluctuations in the Majumdar-Ghosh model using matrix product states representation
Advised by: Francis Paraan

Midyear 2016

April Cortez, Modeling of spin injection to semiconductors in three-terminal ferromagnet-insulator-semiconductor junctions
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo

2nd Sem 2015-2016

Gene Itable, Implications of the effective medium theory on the topological Anderson insulator phase
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo

1st Sem 2015-2016

Aura Mae Villaruel, Polarization fluctuation as an entanglement measure for N-level systems
Advised by: Francis Paraan

2nd Sem 2014-2015

Rona Barbarona, Spin-orbit entanglement entropy in a two-dimensional electron system with Rashba interactions
Advised by: Francis Paraan
Francis Bayocboc, Jr., Work fluctuation and irreversible entropy in a quenched XY Heisenberg magnet
Advised by: Francis Paraan

Summer 2014

Gina Rose Tongco-Rosario, Specific heat and magnetization of a two-dimensional electron gas with spin-interactions in tilted magnetic fields
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo, Rayda Gammag

2nd Sem 2011-2012

Micielle Capili, Percolation critical exponent β in a two-dimensional lattice with banned sites
Advised by: Ronald Banzon, Cristine Villagonzalo

2nd Sem 2010-2011

Kristine Eia Antonio, A 2D square Ising-like susceptible-infected model for malware spread
Advised by: Ronald Banzon

2nd Sem 2009-2010

Neris Sombillo, Analysis and optimization of the damped quantum search and its application to the one-dimensional N-spin Ising system
Advised by: Ronald Banzon, Cristine Villagonzalo

1st Sem 2009-2010

Sarah Johnson, A numerical simulation of particle migration in the presence of transverse applied electric fields
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo

2nd Sem 2008-2009

Mary Joyce Hernal, Percolation of topologically equivalent quadrilateral systems
Advised by: Ronald Banzon, Cristine Villagonzalo

Summer 2008

Naomi Jane Jacosalem, Designed quantum well-in-a-well structures using modified Pöschl-Teller potentials: Their bound states and scattering properties
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo

2nd Sem 2007-2008

Chrysline Margus Piñol, Carrying capacity in short bit-string Penna model
Advised by: Ronald Banzon
Allan Alinea, Variational Monte Carlo and a quantum well system in an external electric field: VMC algorithm implementation and a study of wavefunction, energy and particle confinement at the ground state
Advised by: Ronald Banzon, Cristine Villagonzalo

1st Sem 2007-2008

Rayda Gammag, The heat capacity of two-dimensional electron systems with broadened Landau levels
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo

Summer 2007

Karla Belisario-Rivero, Reaction rate model for composite particles
Advised by: Ronald Banzon

Summer 2006

Louella Judy Vasquez, Modeling of the thermoelectric transport properties of metallic single-walled carbon nanotubes
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo

2nd Sem 2005-2006

Joselito Muldera, Thermoelectric transport coefficients of bulk and low-dimensional structures
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo

2nd Sem 2003-2004

Marienette Morales-Vega, Magnetization and anisotropy of Fe/Co multilayers: A first principles calculation
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo
Marites Labora, Ab-initio structural investigation of Fe/V (001) multilayers
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo

BS Theses

2nd Sem 2016-2017

Nicholas Colina, Eigenspectra preservation and orthogonal weight matrix initialization in deep neural network models
Advised by: Francis Paraan
Christopher Patrick Elegado, Implementing a Penna model that avoids artificial deaths
Advised by: Ronald Banzon
Robertson Esperanza, Ground state correlations and entanglement in an extended Hubbard model with Ising-like interaction
Advised by: Francis Paraan
Zed Harold Fernandez, Molecular dynamics simulation of glass formation in a copper-silver system
Advised by: Francis Paraan
Apolinario Miguel Tan, Computational fluid dynamics study of gas particle movement inside various chemical vapor deposition chamber geometries
Advised by: Francis Paraan

1st Sem 2016-2017

Ryan Carlos Tabernilla, Parallelized calculation of bond percolation threshold of a 2D Kagome lattice using Monte Carlo methods
Advised by: Francis Paraan

2nd Sem 2015-2016

Rafael dela Rosa, Entanglement and coherence in polaron ansätze for a spin-boson model
Advised by: Francis Paraan
Joshua Gregor Dizon, Developing and benchmarking a high-performance computing cluster for computational physics
Advised by: Francis Paraan
Salvador Laurente, Jr., Average work done during a quench of the ground state of the quantum Ising model
Advised by: Francis Paraan

1st Sem 2015-2016

John Kevin Sanchez, Parallel simulations of Wolff Monte Carlo algorithm in a 2D Ising model on a kagome lattice
Advised by: Francis Paraan
Robert Tacbad, Parallel calculation of the largest Lyapunov exponent from time series
Advised by: Francis Paraan

2nd Sem 2014-2015

Xavier Puspus, Quantum entanglement in a spin-partitioned BCS ground state
Advised by: Francis Paraan
King Karl Seroje, Mode entanglement in bosonic systems: coherent states, squeezed states, displaced squeezed states, and squeezed coherent states
Advised by: Francis Paraan

2nd Sem 2013-2014

Joachim Suico, Characteristics of non-spanning spatial structures and its effects to criticality and percolation in a two-dimensional square lattice with constrained sites
Advised by: Ronald Banzon, Cristine Villagonzalo

2nd Sem 2011-2012

Hilton Lazo, Zero-temperature Glauber dynamics of the 1D Ising model with long range interactions
Advised by: Ronald Banzon, Cristine Villagonzalo

2nd Sem 2009-2010

Earl Angelo Panganiban, Topological equivalence and thresholds of percolating systems with symmetric forbidden zones
Advised by: Ronald Banzon, Cristine Villagonzalo

2nd Sem 2008-2009

Anthony Amarra, Quantum database search and quantum merge sort: Application to an Ising spin system
Advised by: Ronald Banzon, Cristine Villagonzalo
Toni Lei Uy, Numerical determination of the optimum successive overrelaxation parameter for Poisson equation particle-in-cell method
Advised by: Ronald Banzon, Cristine Villagonzalo

2nd Sem 2007-2008

April Cortez, Numerical analysis of hyperbolic heat conduction across a finite medium
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo

1st Sem 2007-2008

Kristine Eia Antonio, A model for molecular formation rates
Advised by: Ronald Banzon
Micielle Capili, Simulation of constrained site percolation in two dimensions
Advised by: Ronald Banzon, Cristine Villagonzalo
Criswelynn Castro, Simulating superconductivity in films using a one-dimensional Ginzburg-Landau model
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo
Mariel Rodriguez, Crafting a predictor-corrector method
Advised by: Ronald Banzon

Summer 2007

Claire Ann Nuñez, A Variational Monte Carlo study: A particle in a quantum well system in an external electric field
Advised by: Ronald Banzon, Cristine Villagonzalo

2nd Sem 2006-2007

Stephanie Ibo Batac, Characterization of the Penna model by the simplex projection method
Advised by: Ronald Banzon

1st Sem 2006-2007

Ralph Paolo Mandingiado, Complexity in competitive populations
Advised by: Ronald Banzon

2nd Sem 2005-2006

Razel Flores Austria, Thermal properties of coupled iterated logistic maps
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo
Lenie Garcia, Transport dynamics in a series of quantum wells
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo
Christian Oliver Jaramillo, Constrained percolation in two dimensions
Advised by: Ronald Banzon, Cristine Villagonzalo

1st Sem 2005-2006

Agatha de la Torre, Hyperbolic heat conduction in a region of a one-dimensional semi-infinite slab
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo

2nd Sem 2004-2005

Maria Donna Beech , Age structure and survivability in an 8-bit Penna model
Advised by: Ronald Banzon
Jane Dizon-Nombres, Phonon thermal conductivity of superlattices in one dimension
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo
Rayda Gammag, The effect of the chemical potential and electron concentration on the specific heat of a 2DEG in a magnetic field
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo
Ricelle Parinas, The effect of the chemical potential and electron concentration on the specific heat of a 2DEG in a magnetic field
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo

1st Sem 2004-2005

Ronaldo Marco, Jr., Self-consistent simulations via root finding method of transport properties of a two-atom molecular device
Advised by: Ronald Banzon, Cristine Villagonzalo
Eric Bryan Obias, Parallel tempering Monte Carlo simulations of a Verdier-Stockmayer polymer
Advised by: Ronald Banzon
Ryan Sandagon, 2D time independent quantum well systems: A variational Monte Carlo study
Advised by: Ronald Banzon, Cristine Villagonzalo
Gina Rose Tongco-Rosario, Monte Carlo studies of low dimensional magnetic systems
Advised by: Cristine Villagonzalo

2nd Sem 2003-2004

Chris Nombres, Population dynamics in the Penna model with short bit-strings
Advised by: Ronald Banzon