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
Preservation and Management of the Ilocos Native Chicken2015 - 2017
Varietal Evaluation of Promising Peanut Lines and Varieties at MMSU (Study 1)2015 - 2016
Assessment of the Dragonfruit Industry in Ilocos Norte2015 - 2016
Batayang-Sanayang Aklat ng Panitikan ng Pilipinas2015 - 2018
Sanayang Aklat sa Masining na Pagpapahayag (Filipino 3)2015 - 2018
Pagbuo at Pagbalideyt ng Batayang-Sanayang Aklat sa Panitikan ng Pilipinas2014 - 2016
Assessment and Optimization of Water Consumption of Major Rice-based Crops Under Rainfed Lowland Conditions in Ilocos Norte2014 - 2018
Documentation of the Traditional and Conventional (Indigenous Knowledge) Health Practices with Regard to Weather Extreme (Study 3)2014 - 2015
Genomic DNA Yield in Cattle Using Different Methods of Isolation2014 - 2015
The Potential of Using Locally Available Crops in the Rehabilitation of Feldspar Mining Site2014 - 2015
Psychosocial Risk Factors for Work-Related Stress Among Teachers of Mariano Marcos State University2014 - 2015
Spatial Analysis of Tourism Attractions and Support Services in Ilocos Norte2014 - 2015
Evaluation of Pole Sitao Lines in the Ilocos (Study 1)2014 - 2018
Varietal Development, Evaluation and Maintenance of Legumes in the Ilocos2014 - 2018
Evaluation of Different Tomato Lines in the Ilocos (Study 2)2014 - 2018
Evaluation of Promising Varieties of Vegetables in the Ilocos2014 - 2018
Varietal improvement , seed production and maintenance of MMSU glutinous corn2014 - 2018
Performance Evaluation of OPVs and Glutinous Corn Varieties (Study 4)2014 - 2018
Performance Evaluation of New Entry Yellow Corn Hybrids (Study 3)2014 - 2018
Performance Evaluation of Old Entry Yellow Corn Hybrids (Study 2)2014 - 2018
Varietal Selection, Maintenance, and Seed Production of Glutinous Corn (Study 1)2014 - 2018
Men and Women in the Aquaculture Fishery in Ilocos Norte2014 - 2016
Design and Development of a Proto-type Exhaust Gas Booster System Used to Propel/Drive Engine Accessories Specifically Alternator Motor of an Automobile Engine2014 - 2016
Evaluation of the Agronomic Performance of Traditional Upland Rice Under Lower Elevation Upland Areas of Batac, Ilocos Norte2014 - 2015
Evaluation of Agronomic Performance and Seed Multiplication of Traditional Upland Rice Varieties in Rainfed Lowland Ecosystem2014 - 2016
Germplasm Conservation of Traditional Upland Rice Varieties in Ilocos Norte2014 - 2016
Germplasm Conservation and Selection of Promising Traditional Upland Rice Varieties in Ilocos Norte2014 - 2016
Development of Electronic Scarecrow by Ultrasound2014 - 2015
Financial Management Practices of Tourism Businesses in Ilocos Norte2014 - 2015
Awareness, Acceptability and Relevance of the Physical Therapy Program in Mariano Marcos State University2014 - 2014