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Expert NameDr. Fernando De León González
TitleHead of Research Area
DivisionDepartment of Agricultural and Animal Production
InstitutionUniversidad Autonoma Metropolitana Plantel Xochimilco
CityMexico DF
Telephone52 5 724 5066
Work Experience- Assistant researcher at the Postgraduate College-Botanic Center. 1976-1977 - Associate Professor at the Department of Agricultural and Animal Production, Autonomous Metropolitan University-Xochimilco Unit 1979-1985 - Titled Professor at the Department of Agricultural and Animal Production, UAM-Xochimilco 1991-1996 - Head of Research Area: Environment of Agricultural Systems. Have 8 research projects and 15 professors. UAM-Xochimilco - Member of Commission in charge to establish a Postgrade in Agricultural and Animal Production at UAM-Xochimilco - Lecturer at 19 national and international congresses and seminars - Adviser of 3 Bachelor level thesis, one masteral level thesis and 2 doctorate level thesis
QualificationsB. Sc. in Agricultural Engineer. Specialist in Production, Technological Institute of Monterrey Superior Studies. 1976, Mexico M. Sc. in Agricultural Engineering, Postgraduate College, Montecillo, Mexico Ph. D. at the Institut National Agronomique, Paris, France, 1991
Number of Publications12
Awards- National Researcher Candidate for the National Researcher System - National Council of Science and Technology (CONACYT), Mexico
Other Activities- Translator of manuals to Fondation pour le Progres de l'Homme and GEA-GEISER entitled The Experience of some non-goovenrment organizations. Mexico, 1990. - Member of Mexican Soil Sciences Society - Member of Soil and Water Conservation Group, A.C. - Member of Agriculture Engineering Mexican Association
Publications1. Guerif, J., F. de Leon Gonzalez and P. Stengel. 1994. Variability of internal structure of clods in relation to soil conditions prior to compaction, effect on soil strength. Proc. 13th Int. Soil Tillage Res. Org. (ISTRO), Aalborg, Denmark. Vol.13, No. 2:185-190. 2. De Leon, G.F. 1995. Structure of soil analyzed by cultural profile method. Terra Vol. 13, No. 2:185-190. 3. De Leon, G.F. 1995. Soil Structure Degradation: Innovations in diagnosis and control. Into the book: Possibilities for technological development of mexican field. De Cambio XXI (in press). 4. Trujilo, A.J., P. Torres Lima, G.F. de Leon and Calderon A.R. (editores). 1996. Ecology applied to agriculture: Case of Mexico. UAM, 250 pp. (in press). 5. De Leon, G.F. and Sanchez R.S. 1994. Structure of soil in surface, drainage and erosion. Memorials of III Seminar of Research "Environment of Agricultural Systems". UAM-Xochimilco. october 1994. pp.38-49.
DisciplineAgricultural Sciences
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