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Eden Tongson

Agriculture And Food
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Dr. Eden J Tongson is currently working with the Digital Agriculture Food and Wine Sciences, specializing on the applications of machine learning and artificial intelligence for the detection and predictive modelling of plant responses to biotic and abiotic stresses. She obtained her PhD from the University of Melbourne in 2017 and worked on the development of transgenic Brassica for frost tolerance.

Previously, she was a researcher in plant biotechnology and molecular resistance breeding for plant diseases at the Institute of Plant Breeding, The University of the Philippines Los Banos. She obtained her Master of Science in Genetics at the Institute of Biological Science, The University of the Philippines, investigating resistance genes in tomato through molecular mapping. Eden is also a professional scientific illustrator for various publications.

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Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2013

Richard W. S. Nicholas Agricultural Science Scholarship

2011

Elizabeth Ann Crespin Agricultural Science Scholarship

2011

Melbourne International Fee Remission Scholarship

2011

Melbourne International Research Scholarship

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Education

Education


Doctor of Philosophy – Horticultural Crop Improvement (Selection and Breeding) and Genetically Modified Field Crops and Pasture Plant Physiology

University of Melbourne

Master of Science in Genetics

University of the Philippines

Bachelor of Science in Biology (Hons) – Major in Genetics

University of the Philippines