Ferdinand G. Manegdeg

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Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of the Philippines Diliman



  • BS in Mechanical Engineering, University of the Philippines Diliman, 1979
  • MS Combustion and Energy, University of Leeds, U.K., 1981

Research Interests

  • Combustion
  • Power Plants
  • Energy Policy
  • Systems and Productivity Improvement


1. Manegdeg, Ferdinand G., “Academic Building Energy Conservation Opportunities”, Philippine Engineering Journal, XXXVI (2): 39-56, UPERDFI, Philippines, December 2015, ISSN: 0117 5564

2. Ebrada, Leni C., De Luna, Mark Daniel G., Manegdeg, Ferdinand G., and Nurak, Grisdanurak, “Brewery Heat Exchanger Networks Design and Optimization Based on Pinch Analysis at a Single ΔTmin”, Philippine Engineering Journal, XXXVI (1): 54-75, UPERDFI, Philippines, June 2015, ISSN: 0117 5564

3. Ebora, Jan Ralph M., Manegdeg, Ferdinand G., De Luna, Mark Daniel G., and Nurak, Grisdanurak, “Hg removal from mercury-contaminated gas by Ag-impregnated activated alumina adsorbents”, Philippine Engineering Journal, XXXV (2): 1-8, UPERDFI, Philippines, December 2014, ISSN: 0117 5564

4. Buenaventura, Ramon M., Manegdeg, Ferdinand G., and Cruz, Ibarra E., “Design of an Effective Producer Gas Cleaning Method for a Downdraft Gasifier-Engine-Generator System”, Philippine Engineering Journal, XXXIV (2): 33-50, UPERDFI, Philippines, December 2013, ISSN: 0117 5564

5. Manegdeg, Ferdinand G., Papa, Louernie D., Pamintuan, Gabriel, Jr. P., Rañeses, Nestor O., Alcayde, Adrian D., and Ballesteros, Florencio, Jr. C., “Quezon City Solid Waste Controlled Disposal Facility Waste Analysis and Characterization Study”, Philippine Engineering Journal, XXXII (2): 31-50, UPERDFI, Philippines, December 2011, ISSN: 0117 5564

6. Kim, Sung-Joon, Manegdeg, Ferdinand G., Jung, Byung-Cheol, and Park, Min-Ju, “The Eulerian Analysis of Gas-particle Flow in Acyclone and the Collection Efficiency of Particle”, Journal of Sanhakyeon Regional Consortium Center, No. 3: 24-31, Kangwon National University, Korea, 2000

7. Kim, Sung-Joon, Manegdeg, Ferdinand G., Min, In-Hong, Byun, Joon-Suk, and Park, Min-Ju, “The Change of Outlet Temperature in an Incinerator with the Ratio of Secondary Air”, Journal of Sanhakyeon Regional Consortium Center, No. 3: 32-39, Kangwon National University, Korea, 2000

8. Manegdeg, Ferdinand G., “Emulsified Fuel Performance on Compression Ignition Engine”, Philippine Engineering Journal, XX (2): 18-31, UPERDFI, Philippines, December 1999

9. Manegdeg, Ferdinand G., “Soya Oil as Alternative Fuel for Diesel Engine”, Philippine Engineering Journal, XIX (2): 63-84, UPERDFI, Philippines, December 1998

10. Manegdeg, Ferdinand G., “Boiler Performance of Emulsified Fuel”, Philippine Engineering Journal, XIX (1): 67-81, UPERDFI, Philippines, June 1998

11. Balagot, Beta P., Manegdeg, Ferdinand G., and Rañeses, Nestor O., “Manila”, Chap. 6, Energy, Transport and the Environment in Asia, 163-201, ed. Peter Hills, William Barron and Jeanne Ng, Centre of Urban Planning and Environmental Management, University of Hongkong, Hongkong, 1996

12. Manegdeg, Ferdinand G. and Portal, Marisol G., “Selection Framework for Powerplant Capacity Mix”, Philippine Engineering Journal, XVI (2): 35-60, UPERDFI, Philippines, December 1995

13. Rañeses, Nestor O., Manegdeg, Ferdinand G., and Ramos, Adelisa C. “An Operations Research & Systems Analysis Study of Weighing Scales Used for Growth Surveillance”, Philippine Engineering Journal, XV (1): 41-62, UPERDFI, Philippines, June 1994

14. Garcia, Ruben A., Manegdeg, Ferdinand G., and Rañeses, Nestor O., “Household Energy Consumption Surveys in Three Philippine Cities”, Energy – The International Journal, 19 (5): 539-548, Elsevier Science Ltd., Great Britain, May 1994

15. Smith, K. R., Khalil, M. A. K., Rasmussen, R. A., Torneloe, S. A., Manegdeg, F. G., and Apte, M., “Greenhouse Gases from Biomass and Fossil Fuel Stoves in Developing Countries: A Manila Pilot Study”, Chemosphere, 26 (1-4): 479-505, Pergamon Press Ltd., Great Britain, 1993