Position and Designations

Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs (Research), University of the Philippines System
University Scientist III (2012-2017)

Educational background

D.Sc. (Earth and Planetary Sciences), University of Tokyo, 2001
M.Sc. (Geology), University of the Philippines, 1992
B.Sc. (Geology), University of the Philippines, 1984

Research Interests

Specialization: Exploration Geophysics (Gravity, Magnetics, Seismic Reflection, Electrical Resistivity/Induced Polarization, Ground Penetrating Radar)

Other research interests: Tectonics, Sedimentary Petrology and Geochemistry

Selected Publications

Manalo, P.C., Dimalanta, C.B., Faustino-Eslava, D.V., Ramos, N.T., Queaño, K.L. and Yumul, G.P.Jr., 2016. Magnetic signatures and Curie surface trend across an arc-continent collision zone: An example from Central Philippines. Surveys in Geophysics. DOI 10.1007/s10712-016-9357-3.

Dimalanta, C.B., Salapare, R.C., Faustino-Eslava, D.V., Ramos, N.T., Queaño, K.L., Yumul, G.P.Jr. and Yang, T.F., 2015.  Post-emplacement history of the Zambales Ophiolite Complex: Insights from petrography, geochronology and geochemistry of Neogene clastic rocks.  Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 104, 215-227. doi: 10.1016/j.jseaes.2014.07.021.

Dimalanta, C.B., Taira, A., Yumul, G.P. Jr., Tokuyama, H. and Mochizuki, K., 2002.  New rates of Western Pacific island arc magmatism from seismic and gravity data.  Earth and Planetary Science Letters 202, 105-115.

Other information

Research laboratory website (Rushurgent Working Group)
Faculty Advisor, Society of Economic Geologists- Philippine Student Chapter (2015-present)