Department of Physics

Marissa G. Pastor, Ph.D.

Chair

mgpastor@usc.edu.ph


Degrees

B.S. Physics, University of the Philippines Diliman, 2006
M.S. Physics, University of the Philippines Diliman, 2008
Ph.D. Physics, University of the Philippines Diliman, 2011

Expertise:

Machine learning, complex systems, artificial intelligence



Recent Publications:

1. M. Pastor, J. Song, D.T. Hoang and J. Jo. “Minimal Perceptrons for Memorizing Complex Patterns,” Physica A, 462, 31-37 (2016).

2. M. Pastor and J. Bantang. “Transport efficiency of passive diffusion of viral cargos in biological cells,” International Journal of Modern Physics C, 22(4), 1-11 (2011).

3. M. Arciaga, M. Pastor, R. Batac, J. Bantang, and C. Monterola. “Experimental observation and empirical model of enhanced heap stability resulting from mixing of granular materials,” Journal of Statistical Mechanics (2009) doi.org/10.1088/1742-5468/2009/07/P07040.

4. R. Batac, M. Pastor, M. Arciaga, J. Bantang, and C. Monterola. “Kinks, Logarithmic Tails, and Super-stability in Bi-disperse Granular Media,” Physica A, 388(15), 3072-3082 (2009).




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