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Dr. Chhourn Orn

Dr. Chhourn Orn

Working Institution: Cambodia Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI) and Svay Rieng University (Cambodia)
Contact Phone: (+855) 78 222114
E-mail: chhourn_orn@yahoo.com
Qualification: Ph.D. in Plant Science, Kobe University (Japan)
Teaching Interests: Crop breeding, cropping systems, genetic evaluation
Research Interests: Crop breeding, cropping systems, genetic evaluation

Recent publications:

  • Chhourn Orn, Rieko Shishido, Masahiro Akimoto, Ryo Ishikawa, Than Myint Htun, Ken- Ichi Nonomura, Yohei Koide, Men Sarom, Seng Vang, Sakhan Sophany, Ouk Makara, and Takashige Ishii : Evaluation of genetic variation among wild rice populations in Cambodia. Breed Science. Vol. 65: 430-437. December 2015.
  •  Chhourn Orn, Ryo Ishikawa, Sakhan Sophany, Ouk Makara and Takashige Ishii: Evaluation of genetic variation among rice local and modern varieties in Cambodia. Journal of crop research. Vol. 59: 37-41. May 2014.
  • Than Myint Htun, Chizuru Inoue, Orn Chhourn, Takashige Ishii, Ryo Ishikawa: Effect of quantitative trait loci for seed shattering on abscission layer formation in Asian wild rice Oryza rufipogon. Breeding Science vol. 64: 199-205. April. 2014.
  • Ouk Makara, Sakhan Sophany, Khun Leang Hak, Sieng Layheng, Orn Chhourn: Varietal Improvement Increases Mungbean Yields in Cambodia. Cambodian Journal of Agriculture. Vol. 9. December 2009.
  • Chhourn Orn, Rieko Shishido, Masahiro Akimoto, Ryo Ishikawa, Than Myint Htun, Men Sarom, Sakhan Sophany, Ouk Makara, and Takashige Ishii : Evaluation of genetic variation among wild and cultivated rice in Cambodia. The 128th meeting of the Japanese society of breeding. Niigata, Japan. September 10-12, 2015.
  • Chhourn Orn, Rieko Shishido, Masahiro Akimoto, Ryo Ishikawa, Men Sarom, Ouk Makara, and Takashige Ishii : Evaluation of genetic variation among wild rice populations in Cambodia. The 127th meeting of the Japanese society of breeding. Yokohama, Japan.  March 20-22, 2015.
  • Chhourn Orn, Ryo ishikawa, Sakhan Sophany, Ouk Makara and Takashige Ishii: Evaluation of genetic variation among rice local and modern varieties in Cambodia. The 7th International Rice Genetic Symposium. Manila, Philippine. November 5-8, 2013.