2017 IEEE Region 10 Conference (TENCON)

FAITH College of Engineering (COE) presented three technical papers in the 2017 IEEE Region 10 Conference (TENCON) 2017 with the theme “Bridging the Gap”, last November 5- 8 at The Wembley St. Giles Premier Hotel, Penang, Malaysia. TENCON is a premier international technical conference of IEEE Region 10 in the Asia Pacific region. FAITH-Center of Microelectronics Development engineers Jay Nickson Tabing, Adonis Santos and Francis Malabanan attended the conference and presented their research papers


Among the keynote speakers were Karen Bartleson, President & Ceo Of IEEE, Tan Eng Tong, Vice President of Silterra, Vincenco Piuri, IEEE Fellow, and Chuah Hein Teik, IEEE Fellow And President Of Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (Utar).

FAITH COE had three (3) approved entries;

> “Design of an 8-Bit Five Stage Pipelined RISC Microprocessor for Sensor Platform Application”, by Reuben James Austria, Annaliza Sambile, Kahr-lile Villegas and Jay Nickson Tabing

> “Development of a Low Power 8-Bit Successive Approximation Register ADC in 90nm Process Technology for Biomedical Application”, by Jomar Carandang, Jonathan Fortu, Jayson Mojares, Jay Nickson Tabing and Adonis Santos

> “Development of an Ultra-low Power Current Reference Circuit for Passive RFID Application in 90nm CMOS Technology”, by Mark Arvie Aguinaga, Mervin Desengaño, Kier Joshua Dimaunahan, Frince Aristotle Pinpin, Jay Nickson Tabing, Adonis Santos and Francis Malabanan

All research work were done at FAITH CMD – IC Lab. The presented papers at TENCON 2017 will be submitted to the IEEE Xplore and SCOPUS which are indexed by major databases.

Other Philippine schools present at the event were University of the Philippines – Diliman, Mapua Institute of Technology, De La Salle University-Manila, Adamson University, and the University of Sto. Tomas.

TENCON 2017 brought together researchers, educators, students, practitioners, technocrats and policymakers from across academia, government, industry and non-governmental organizations and discussed, shared and promoted current works and recent accomplishments across all aspects of electrical, electronic and computer engineering, as well as information technology.