Home > News > UP students win P100K startup prize for RFID project
March 15th, 2007
UP students win P100K startup prize for RFID project
A team of the engineering students from state university UP Diliman won P100,000 in prize money for developing a technology that uses radio frequency identification or RFID technology.
Called Philippine Emerging Startups Open (PESO) Challenge, the contest aims to encourage schools to develop viable technology-driven business ideas.
RFID uses wireless signals to transmit information from tiny tags that can be embedded in just about everything. The technology shows a lot of promise for various industries from retail to nanotechnology because of its various applications.
Inaugural Baccalaureate Class Among CNSE Graduates to Pursue Opportunities in New York: Half of undergrads from pioneering class to seek graduate degrees at CNSE; majority of master’s and doctoral degree recipients land high-tech jobs in state’s emerging nanotech industry May 16th, 2013
Anasys reports on University of Illinois study of near-field behavior of semiconductor plasmonic microparticles using AFM-IR published in APL May 14th, 2013
The University of Wyoming uses Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis to characterize nanoparticles in natural environments May 14th, 2013
Nanotechnology Pioneer Named 'Entrepreneur of the Year': Royal Society of Chemistry honors Chad Mirkin for commercializing innovations May 10th, 2013
Editorial: Choices for Congress September 9th, 2010
Stephen Hawking - 'Don't Talk to Aliens' April 26th, 2010
It’s about damn time: Medvedev bans nanodemocracy April 15th, 2010
Savor maple syrup time in Ohio: Travel in 3s February 20th, 2010
JPK reports on single molecule research at IISER Pune in India using AFM and CellHesion techniques May 21st, 2013
Imec and GLOBALFOUNDRIES collaborate to advance high-density memory technology: STT-MRAM offers enhanced performance and scalability for embedded and standalone applications May 21st, 2013
International survey supports need for built-in water protection on smartphones and tablets May 21st, 2013
Rice unveils method for tailoring optical processors: Arranging nanoparticles in geometric patterns allows for control of light with light May 21st, 2013
Mincom Capital Inc. and Group Nanoxplore Inc. Sign Letter of Intent for a Qualifying Transaction April 10th, 2013
SouthWest NanoTechnologies Featuring Carbon Nanotube Inks at 2013 Flexible Electronics and Displays Conference (FlexTech) (Booth 48) January 30th, 2013
Imec paves the way for intelligent item-level RFID tagging to replace bar codes: World-first UHF IGZO Schottky diode is breakthrough achievement towards low-cost passive thin-film RFID tags December 11th, 2012
New Haydale HDPlas™ Inks Launched At Printed Electronics 2012: Graphenes to enable the commercialisation of printed batteries and biochemical sensors December 5th, 2012