COMPLETED AND CURRENT RESEARCH PROJECTS

Completed Projects 

o    “Regional Disaster Science and Management Science and Technology Capacity Development” funded by the Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology, Research and development, Department of Science and Technology (PCIEERRD) and Commission of Higher Education (CHED) – Annie Melinda Paz-Alberto,Program/Project Leader; Roberto D. Pelayo and Ma.Johanna J. de Dios, Project Staff members-January 2013-December 2013 (extended until June2014) 


o    Livelihood Projects using Sustainable Technologies: Aquaponics; funded by National Research Council of the Philippines, Bicutan, Taguig City; August 2013 to May 31,2014- Chito F. Sace, Project Leader, Jonna Dumayag, Science Research Specialist


o    Biodiversity Monitoring and Assessment of Coastal Ecosystems in Selected Municipalities of Zambales, Philippines” –ADB through DENR3 – Annie Melinda Paz-Alberto, Proj. Leader; Oliva B. Parico and Shirly C. Serrano, Project Staff members- July 2013-June 2014.

o    “Integrated Research and Development on Biodiversity Assessment and Conservation of Selected Forest Ecosystems in Central Luzon”, funded by PCAARRD (Program Leader, Annie Melinda Paz-Alberto):

Project 4: Community-based Watershed Monitoring System for Biodiversity Conservation

On-Going Projects 

•    “Integrated Research and Development on Biodiversity Assessment and Conservation of Selected Forest Ecosystems in Central Luzon”, funded by PCAARRD (Program Leader, Annie Melinda Paz-Alberto):
Project 2. Molecular Identification and Green Technology Development of High Valued Plants in Central Luzon(Proj. Leader,  Ronaldo T. Alberto)- June 2012-May 2015
 Project 5. IEC and Technology Transfer in Biodiversity Conservation and Utilization – (Proj. Leader – Annie Melinda Paz-Alberto; Proj. Staff – Shirly C. Serrano) - July 2013-May 2015


•    Utilization of Rice Straw, Uncomposted and Composted Swine Manure to Suppress Soil-Borne Pathogens in Selected Cucurbits and Cruciferous Vegetables in Nueva Ecija funded by the  Bureau of Agricultural Research, Department of Agriculture – Ronaldo T. Alberto, Project Leader; Ariel G. Mactal, Project staff


•    Hydroponic System as Smart Farming Technique for Vegetable Crop Production –  funded by Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development – Department of Science and Technology (PCAARRD-DOST)-Chito F. Sace, Project Leader; Ar-Jay Aquino, Project Staff – February 2013 – January 2015


•    Technology Demonstration for Aquaponics – funded by PCAARRD-inland aquatics, at the DOST Compound, Bicutan, Taguig City; August 2013 to July 31, 2014 – Chito Sace , Project Leader


•    The Use of Radon in the Monitoring of the Philippine Fault and the Valley Fault System and Its Implication as an Earthquake Precursor- PCIEERD – DOST and CHED – Annie Melinda Paz-Alberto, Project Leader; Ronaldo T. Alberto, Ma. Johanna J. de Dios and Shirly C. Serrano, Projects staff members – February 2013 – December 2014 

New Projects
•    “LiDAR Data Processing and Validation in Luzon: Region 3 and Pangasinan” P11,425,126.00 funded by PCIEERD-DOST– Annie Melinda Paz-Alberto, Project Leader; Dr. Armando N. Espino, Jr and Nemesio Macabale, Engr. Marvin Cinense and Rowena Tomas, Proj. staff members


•    “LiDAR Data Processing, Modelling and Validation by HEIs for the Detailed Resources Assessment in Luzon: Region 3 and Pangasinan”– P12,583,645.00 funded by PCIEERD-DOST,  Ronaldo T. Alberto, Project Leader and Shirly C. Serrano, Project staff

Internally funded projects:
•    Adaptive Research on Paper Production from Biomass Wastes – Annie Melinda Paz Alberto, Proj. Leader; Ma. Johanna de Dios, Project Staff


•    Emergent Briquette from Biomass Wastes– Annie Melinda Paz Alberto, Proj. Leader; Ma. Johanna de Dios, Project Staff Small Scale Composting Facility Project (Vermicomposting project) Annie Melinda Paz Alberto, Proj. Leader; Shirly C. Serrano, Project Staff