Faculty Profile


Victor B. Asio

Professor

Soil Science

Research Interest

  • Weathering
  • Formation and degradation of soils
  • Biogeocycling of elements
  • Nutrient management
  • Soil pollution and remediation
  • Land use change

Education

Ph.D. University of Hohenheim, Germany, 1996


[email protected]

Department of Soil Science
College of Agriculture and Food Science
Visayas State University
Baybay City, Leyte
6521-A PHILIPPINES

Publication

Number of Publication: 16

Navarrete, I.A., K. Tsutsuki, and V.B. Asio (2013). Characteristics and fertility constraints of degraded soils in Leyte, Philippines. Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science, 59, 625-639.

Bande, M.J., J. Grenz, V.B. Asio, and J. Sauerborn (2013). Fiber yield and quality of abaca (Musa textilis var. Laylay) grown under different shades conditions, water and nutrient management. Industrial Crops and Products, 42, 70-77.

Bande, M.J., J. Grenz, V.B. Asio, and J. Sauerborn (2013). Fiber yield and quality of abaca (Musa textilis var. Laylay) grown under different shades conditions, water and nutrient management.. Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science, 59, 625-639.

Asio VB, R Jahn, FO Perez, IA Navarrete, and SM Abit Jr. (2009). A review of soil degradation in the Philippines.. Annals of Tropical Research, 31, 69-94.

Susaya JP, KH Kim, VB Asio, ZS Chen, and IA Navarrete (2009). Quantifying nickel in soils and plants in the ultramafic area in Philippines. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 167, 504-514.

Navarrete, I.A., V.B. Asio, R. Jahn, and K. Tsutsuki (2007). Characteristics and genesis of two strongly weathered soils in Samar, Philippines. Australian Journal of Soil Research, 45(3), 153-163.

Sueta, J.P., V.B. Asio, and A.B. Tulin (2007). Chemical dynamics of a highly weathered soil under indigenous tree species in Mt. Pangasugan. Annals of Tropical Research, 29(1), 73-89.

Wu, C.C., T.T. Tsou, V.B. Asio and Z.S. Chen (2007). Mineral nutrient status of tree species in relation to environmental factors in the subtropical rain forest of Taiwan. Forest Ecology and Management, 239, 81-91.

Wu, C. C., Tsou, T. T., Asio, V. B., & Chen, Z. S. (2007). Mineral nutrient status of tree species in relation to environmental factors in the subtropical rain forest of Taiwan. Forest Ecology and Management, 239, 81-911.

Jahn R., Blume, H. P., Asio, V. B., Spaargaren, O., & Schad, P. (2006). Guidelines for Soil Description. FAO, Rome.

Asio, V.B., C. C. Cabunos and Z.S. Chen (2006). Physiochemical characteristics and fertility status of soils formed from Quaternary limestone in Leyte, Philippines. Soil Science, 171(8), 648-661.

Asio, V.B. (1996). Characteristics, Weathering, Formation and Degradation of Soils from Volcanic Rocks in Leyte, Philippines.. Hohenheimer Bodenkundliche Hefte