MASTER PROGRAMME

Dr. Sophoanrith Ro

Dr. Sophoanrith Ro

Working Institution: Royal University of Agriculture and Svay Rieng University
Contact Phone: (+855) 11 528284
E-mail: rsophoanrith@rua.edu.kh
Qualification: Ph.D. in Agricultural Science, University of Bonn (Germany)
Teaching Interests: Plant nutrition, cropping systems, rainfed lowland rice cultivation, tropical soil Research Interests: Plant nutrition, cropping systems, rainfed lowland rice cultivation, and tropical soil.

Recent publications:

  • Ro, S., Becker, M., Manske, G. (2016). Effect of P managment in rice-mungbean rotations on sandy soils of Cambodia. Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science. DOI: 10.1002/jpln.201600043.
  • Ro, S., Seanjan P., Tulaphitak T., and Inubushi K. (2011). Sulfate content influencing methane production and emission from incubated soil and rice-planted soil in Northeast Thailand. Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition 57, 833-842.
  • Schmidt M, Wei W, Polthanee A, Lam Thanh N., Chuong S, Qiu L, Banterng P, Dung P, Glaser S, Gretzmacher R, Hager V, Korte De E, Li Y, Phuong Thi N, Ro S. et al. (2008). Ambiguity in a tran-disciplinary stakeholder assessment of neglected and underutilized species in China, Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam. Biodiversity Conservation 17, 1645-1666.
  • Chuong S., Sok V., Soy B., Ro S., Hok L. & Oiskawa Y. (2006). Effect of Rice Husk Charcoal Application on Growth and Yield of Rice: A preliminary study in Cambodia. Nettai Nogyo 50, 5-6.
  • L Yen A & Ro, S. The Sale of taratulas in Cambodia for food or medicine: is it sustainable? Journal of Threatened Taxa 5: 3548-3551. Edwin De Korte, Ro Sophoanrith & Sun Vibol (2005). A preliminary report on the potential of organic cashew production in selected areas of kompong cham an Kompong Thom provinces. GTZ/GOPA/MoC, Phnom Penh
  • Keo Kynal, Chin Diman, Ro Sophoanrith et al. (2007). Making Compost. A Technical Booklet. SIPAR, Phnom Penh. (In Khmer).
  • It Chumnan, Ro Sophoanrith & Ines Kannewischer (2007). Soil Laboratory Manual. Faculty of Agronomy, Royal University of Agriculture.
  • Ro, S., P. Seanjan, T. Tulaphitak, and K. Inubushi. (2010). Effect of sulfate quantity on methane production in paddy soil: laboratory experiment. Proceeding of the 11th Graduate Research Conference. 12 February 2010. Khon Kaen University. pp. 827-836.
  • Ro S., Seanjan P., Tulaphitak T., and Inubushi K. (2011). Effect of ammonium phosphate sulfate on electrochemical properties of soil and methane production. Lao Journal on Applied Science 2, 121-125.