Vergara, John Paul C.

Status: 
Full Time
Administrative Position: 

Vice President for the Ateneo Professional Schools

Contact No.: 
(+ 632) 426 6001 loc. 5660
Biography: 

PhD Computer Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University


Faculty Position: 
Professor
Courses Taught: 
CS 21A INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTING I
CS 171 / CS 271 INTRODUCTION TO ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
CS 105 THEORY OF ALGORITHMS 
CS 130 THEORY OF COMPUTATION 
CS 302 METHODS OF RESEARCH II 
CS 320.2 SEMINAR IN COMPUTER SCIENCE THEORY: COMPUTER SIMULATION
MIS 21 INTRODUCTION TO APPLICATIONS DEVELOPMENT
STAT 101 INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICAL ANALYSIS

Research Interest: 

Algorithms, Graph Theory, Computational Biology, Bioinformatics, Software Engineering and Object-oriented Programming


Research: 
G.A. Sanchez, P.Fernandez,J.P.Vergara, "Some Heuristics for the 2-Poset Cover Problem", Philippine Computing Journal,
9 (2015), 26-32, National (Philippines).

P. Fernandez, L.S. Heath. N. Ramakrishnan, M. Tan, J.P. Vergara, "Mining Posets from Linear Orders", Discrete

Mathematics, Algorithms and Applications, 5 (2013).
 
VERGARA, JOHN PAUL C., "Satisfied with Satisfiability?--A Note on the First NP-complete Problem", John Paul
C. Vergara, Satisfied with Satisfiability?--A Note on the First NP-complete Problem, Philippine Computing
Journal, VII (2012), 12-15., 7 (2012), 12-15.
 
John Paul C. Vergara, "Satisfied with Satisfiability?--A Note on the First NP-complete Problem", Philippine
Computing Journal, VII (2012), 12-15.

University Service and Outreach: 
Standing Committees

University Budget Committee, 10 Jan 2017 - 31 May 2017.

University Committee on Faculty Rank and Permanent Appointment, 1 Aug 2016 - 31 May 2017.
 

Committee on Agenda, 1 Apr 2012 - 31 Mar 2014.
 
Committee on Agenda, 1 Apr 2010 - 31 Mar 2013.

Selected Professional Associations, Awards and Recognition: 
2001 Outstanding Young Scientist, National Academy of Science and Technology, 1 Jul 2001.
 
DuPont Miracles of Science Award, DuPont Far East, Inc., 1 Jul 2001.
 
Scholarly Performance in Graduate Study, Department of Computer Science Virginia Tech, 1 May 1997.
Affiliations: 
Professional Organizations Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting, Member, Board of Trustees, 1 Jan 2000. Human Capital Asia, Member, Board of Directors, 1 Jan 2000. Vinta Systems, Inc., Member, Board of Advisors, 1 Jan 2000. Philippine Society for Information Technology Education, Director and Faculty Development Committe Chair, 1 Jan 2000. Computer Science Honor Society, Member, 1 Jan 2000. Association for Computing Machinery, Member, 1 Jan 2000. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Member, 1 Jan 2000. Outstanding Young Scientists, Inc., Member, 1 Jan 2000.