Philippine Physics Olympiad 2022

The Samahang Pisika ng Pilipinas (SPP) and the Samahang Pisika ng Visayas at Mindanao (SPVM) jointly held the Philippine Physics Olympiad (PPO) 2022. The PPO serves as an avenue to identify and train potential participants to international physics competitions such as the International Physics Olympiad (IPhO).

PPO2022 aims to

  1. Stimulate the improvement of physics education in the country by enkindling further interest in and appreciation of physics among students and teachers and gaining insights into the levels of physics learning;
  2. Promote the awareness, appreciation, and competence in physics and physics education among our secondary level students and encourage the professional advancement of physics teachers and mentors; and,
  3. Identify gifted students in physics, and to further train them as competent participants in international physics competitions.

PPO2022 Winners

1st place: Enrico Rolando Martinez
(Philippine Science High School – Main Campus)

2nd place: Franco Mari Cabral
(Philippine Science High School – Main Campus)

3rd place: Harold Scott Chua
(Philippine Science High School – Main Campus)

Honorable Mention: Gabriel Angelo Vila
(Philippine Science High School – CALABARZON Region Campus)

Honorable Mention: Casib, Mohammad Nur
(Philippine Science High School– Central Mindanao Campus)

PPO2022 National Finalists

  1. Arcenas, Bernard (PSHS – SOCCSKSARGEN Campus)
  2. Asombrado, Jamilhy (PSHS – Zamboanga Peninsula Campus)
  3. Buraga, Cherish (Isabela State University Cabagan Senior High School)
  4. Cabral, Franco Mari (PSHS – Main Campus)
  5. Calubaquib, Kiersten Gene (PSHS – Main Campus)
  6. Casib, Mohammad Nur (PSHS – Central Mindanao Campus)
  7. Chua, Harold Scott (PSHS – Main Campus)
  8. Chua, Kian Colin (Saint Jude Catholic School)
  9. Coronel, Niccolo (Santa Rosa Science and Technology High School)
  10. David, Malks Mogen (PSHS – Main Campus)
  11. De Mesa, Niño Aloysius (PSHS – Central Luzon Campus)
  12. Dedal, Jeffril (Banga National High School)
  13. Dela Rosa, Kyr Ommel (Misamis Occidental National High School)
  14. Dy, Nathan Mayer (PSHS – Western Visayas Campus)
  15. Eusoya, Carlos Manuel (PSHS – Western Visayas Campus)
  16. Gochian, Alexandra Brianne (Saint Jude Catholic School)
  17. Jacob, Benjamin (PSHS – Main Campus)
  18. Mandreza, Charisse (Laoac National High School)
  19. Maraye, Abdurrazzaq (PSHS – Central Mindanao Campus)
  20. Martinez, Enrico Rolando (PSHS – Main Campus)
  21. Muli, Lamberlain (PSHS – Central Luzon Campus)
  22. Padilla, Kristoff John (PSHS – Central Mindanao Campus)
  23. Patara, Nasrimah (Tomas Cabili National High School)
  24. Pisana, Zean Francis Andrei (Banga National High School)
  25. Reoma, Jolinel (PSHS – Eastern Visayas Campus)
  26. Sacop, Jonathan (University of the Philippines Rural High School)
  27. Taba, Recca James (Negros Occidental National High School)
  28. Tababa, Sofia Nadine (Sen. Renato “Compañero” Cayetano Memorial Science and Technology High School)
  29. Tardecilla, Dirk Erwin (PSHS – Main Campus)
  30. Vila, Gabriel Angelo (PSHS – CALABARZON Region Campus)
  31. Villanueva, Julian Richmon (Santa Rosa Science and Technology High School)
  32. Yulo, Jeniña Claire (University of Negros Occidental – Recoletos Senior High School)


18 February – 18 March
Orientation and Dry-run
2 April
Qualifying Round
9 April
Announcement of National Finalists
16 April
National Finals
30 April
Announcement of National Winners
14 May

PPO2022 Secretariat

SPVM Webpage

SPP Webpage