Antonio L. Acedo Jr.
Field of award: Horticulture
Year awarded: 1996
Division: Agricultural Sciences
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