CPU graduates Charles Marc Louise Novo (BSME 2020), Hector Jaime Ledesma (BSECE 2020), San Agustin BSME students Ernest Florenz Quitalig and Lemuel Ben Belasoto have successfully fabricated and run experiments on the first phase prototype of a BVM(Bag Valve Mask)-based ventilator.
The project was funded by CPU with the approval of President Teodoro Robles, with technical support of Engr Jeriel Militar of PSME-PANAY; Dr Richard De Leon of ISAT-U Research Hub; and Dr. Dave Gelito, III, Dr. Ronnie Samoro, Dr. Anjuli Jaen, Mr. John Dignadice, III and Engr. Jacobs Lacson of WVSU-MC.
The results will accompany a proposal for further development and testing which will be submitted to the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Region 6.
Photo Credits: Hector Jaime Ledesma