R&D Thrusts and Programs

The university R&D Agenda and Programs includes an array of researchable areas/activities along the eight fields of science: agriculture, business and economics, industry and energy, education, fisheries, health, forestry, and environment.

Research Title Duration
Payment for ecosystem services and willingness to pay of tourists in different tourists areas2019 - 2021
Assessment of the sustainability and management of resources in the different areas2019 - 2021
Valuation of Ecosystem Services for Sustainable Utilization and Management of Resources2019 - 2021
Verification, promotion and impact assessment on the use of the MMSU tomato storage technology2019 - 2019
Financial Management Practices of Tourism Support Businesses In Ilocos Norte.2019 - 2020
Development of production management technologies on alokon2019 - 2021
Immunomodulatory Role of Terrestrial Plants Endemic to Ilocos Norte2019 - 2020
Cancer Chemotherapeutic Potentials of Terrestrial Plants Endemic to Ilocos Norte2019 - 2020
Tour Guiding Practices and Competencies of Tricycle Drivers in the City of Batac and Paoay Ilocos Norte2018 - 2020
Economic Analysis of the Ripple Effects of the Establishment of a Commercial Center: The Case of the Valdez Center2018 - 2019
Market analysis and project development of Bolinao native chicken2018 - 2021
Formulation of Bokashi and its Utilization in Crop Production2018 - 2020
Verification and Improvement of the Developed Pest Management Products for Vegetable Production in Ilocos (Component 1)2017 - 2019
Promotion and Commercialization of Developed Pest Management Technologies (Biofungicides and Bioinsecticides) for Selected Vegetables in Ilocos2017 - 2020
Effect of Potassium and Phosphorus Fertilization on the Growth, Yield and Storability of Ilocos White Garlic Cultivar2017 - 2020
Perceptions of Success Among Mariano Marcos State University (MMSU) Graduates Under the Expanded Tertiary Education Equivalency and Accreditation Program (ETEEAP)2017 - 2018
Sustaining Crop Productivity in Climate Vulnerable Areas in Ilocos Norte through Science and Technology Community-Based Farm on Climate Resilient Technologies2017 - 2019
Enhancing productivity and quality of aromatic rice cultivars through improved cultural and postharvest management practices and product development2017 - 2020
Enhancing organic rice production through utilization of microbial2017 - 2020
Sustainable Seed Support System of Vegetable Land Races and Other Crops in Ilocos Norte through Community-based Approach2017 - 2020
Perceptions of success among MMSU graduates under the expanded tertiary education equivalency and accreditation program (ETEEAP)2017 - 2018
What every beginning reader should know: The first 1000 commonly used Ilokano words/ A dictionary of the First 1000 Commonly Used Ilokano Words2017 - 2018
Mother Tongue-Based-Multilingual Education-The MMSU-LES Experience: Basis for the Development of a Professional Learning Program2017 - 2018
Species-site suitability assessment of some indigenous timber species in denuded areas2017 - 2021
Performance evaluation of promising indigenous timber species in different management strategies under hilly denuded condition in Ilocos Norte2017 - 2021
Assessment and selection of suitable indigenous timber species under denuded hilly areas in Ilocos Norte2017 - 2021
Development of Porous Ceramics Utilizing Ilocos Norte Red Clay Deposits for Evaporative Cooling Application2017 - 2018
Development of seismic maps and estimating earthquake risk in MMSU main campus2017 - 2017
Accelerating, Promotion and Adoption of Less-known Yam production and utilization technologies Through Capacity Building approach2017 - 2020
Evaluation of the Genetic Structure of Selected Garlic Populations in Ilocos Using Microsatellites for the Non-conventional Breeding of an Improved Variety2017 - 2018