Noelynna T. Ramos, D.Sc.



Director (OIC)
Deputy Director for Academic Affairs (January 2020 - July 2020)
Deputy Director for Research and Development (August 2016 - January 2022)

Educational Background

DSc in Earth and Planetary Sciences (2011)
Kyoto University, Japan

MS Geology (2006)
University of the Philippines

BS Geology (2002)
University of the Philippines

Research Interests

Geomorphology, Geohazards

Selected Publications

Ramos, N.T., Maxwell, K.V., Tsutsumi, H, Chou, Y.C., Duan, F., Shen, C.C., Satake, K., 2017. Occurrence of 1 ka-old corals on an uplifted reef terrace in west Luzon, Philippines: Implications for a prehistoric extreme wave event in the South China Sea region. Geoscience Letters 4 (12), DOI:10.1186/s40562-017-0078-3 (Available online 10 May 2017).

Ramos, N.T., Tsutsumi, H., Perez, J.S., Bermas, P.Jr.P., 2012. Uplifted marine terraces in Davao Oriental Province, Mindanao Island, Philippines and their implications for large prehistoric offshore earthquakes along the Philippine trench. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 45 (2012), 114-125, DOI:10.1016/j.jseaes.2011.07.028.

Ramos, N.T., Tsutsumi, H., 2010. Evidence of large prehistoric offshore earthquakes deduced from uplifted Holocene marine terraces in Pangasinan Province, Luzon Island, Philippines. Tectonophysics 495 (3-4), 145-158, DOI:10.1016/j.tecto.2010.08.007.

Ramos, N.T., Dimalanta, C. B., Besana, G. M., Tamayo, R. A. Jr., Yumul, G. P. Jr., Maglambayan, V. B., 2005. Seismotectonic reactions to the arc – continent convergence in central Philippines. Resource Geology 55, 197-204, DOI:10.1111/j.1751-3928.2005.tb00241.x.

Weil‐Accardo, J., Feuillet, N., Satake, K., Goto, T., Goto, K., Harada, T., Kayanne, H., Nakamura, M., Ramos, N., Saurel, J.‐M., Sowa, K., Liu, S.‐C., Yu, T.‐L., and Shen, C.‐C., 2020. Relative sea‐level changes over the past centuries in the central Ryukyu Arc inferred from coral microatolls. Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth 125, e2019JB018466. (Available online: 07 December 2019).

Dimalanta, C.B., Faustino-Eslava, D.V., Gabo-Ratio, J.A.S., Marquez, E.J., Padrones, J.T., Payot, B.D., Queano, K.L., Ramos, N.T., and Yumul, G.P.Jr. 2019. Characterization of the proto-Philippine Sea Plate: Evidence from the emplaced oceanic lithospheric fragments along eastern Philippines. Geoscience Frontiers 11 (2020), 3-21, (Available online: 23 February 2019) (Open Access).

Yumul, G.P.Jr., Dimalanta, C.B., Salapare, R.C., Queano, K.L., Faustino-Eslava, D.V., Marquez, E.J., Ramos, N.T., Payot, B.D., Guotana, J.M.R., Gabo-Ratio, J.A.S., Armada, L.T., Padrones, J.T., Ishida, K. and Suzuki, S. 2019. Slab rollback and microcontinent subduction in the evolution of the Zambales Ophiolite Complex (Philippines): A review. Geoscience Frontiers 11 (2020), 23-36, (Available online: 22 February 2019) (Open Access).

Tsai, C.H., Shyu, J.B.H., Chung, S.L., Ramos, N.T., and Lee, H.Y., 2019. Detrital zircon record from major rivers of Luzon Island: Implications for Cenozoic continental growth in SE Asia. Journal of the Geological Society 176 (4), 727-735,

Maxwell, K.V., Ramos, N.T., Tsutsumi, H, Chou, Y.C., Duan, F., Shen, C.C., 2018. Late Quaternary uplift across northwest Luzon Island, Philippines constrained from emergent coral reef terraces. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 43 (15), 3114-3132, (Available online: 27 July 2018).

Tsutsumi, H., Perez, J.S., Marjes, J.U., Papiona, K.L., Ramos, N.T., 2015. Coseismic displacement and recurrence interval of the 1973 Ragay Gulf earthquake, southern Luzon, Philippines. Journal of Disaster Research 10 (1), 83-90.

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