Antonio L. Acedo Jr.

Antonio L. Acedo Jr.

Field of award: Horticulture

Year awarded: 1996

Division: Agricultural Sciences

Citation:

In recognition of his significant contributions in the field of postharvest physiology specifically in the development of improved evaporative cooling techniques for low-cost storage for fresh vegetables, fruits and root crops.

Current Position: Professor

Office Address: Department of Horticulture, Visayas State University, Visca, Baybay City, Leyte

Education: PhD (Horticulture), University  of the Philippines Los Baños 1989; MS (Horticulture), University of the Philippines Los Baños 1984; BS (Agriculture), Visayas State University 1980