Sunday, July 26, 2015

Teodoro U. Abalos: An Aquaculture Engineer*

Melchor F. Cichon
December 3, 2007

An expert in aquaculture engineering, the young Teodoro was born on December 1, 1949, and became a Professor at the College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, University of the Philippines Visayas, Miag-ao, Iloilo.

He took his Master of Science in Aquaculture Engineering at the University of Sterling, Scotland, United Kingdom. In 1979, he conducted a study on the phytoplankton ecosystem in Lake Lido, West Java, Indonesia. His other researches focused on aquaculture engineering design of freshwater recirculating system for the culture of tilapia and on the culture and hatchery of tilapia.

*I have a very limited information about Prof. Abalos.