Scientist Profile

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Burton T. Oñate

Expertise: Statistics and econometrics

Association

    • Phi Kappa Phi, Member
    • American Statistical Association, Member
    • Sigma Xi (Iowa State University Chapter), Member
    • Institute of Mathematical Statistics (U.S.), Member
    • Gamma Sigma Delta (Iowa State Univ. Chapter), Member
    • Philippine Statistical Association, Member, Board of Directors
    • Philippine Statistical Association, 2nd Vice-President
    • Philippine Statistical Association, 1st Vice-President
    • Philippine FOA-ICA Fellows Association, Member
    • Philippine Sociological Society, Member
    • ECAFEA Association of the Philippines, Member
    • Society for the Advancement of Research, Member
    • U. P. C. A. Alumni Association, Member, Board of Directors
    • Philippine Association for the Advancement of Science, Fellow
    • International Association of Agricultural Economist, Consultant

Employment

    • Weather Bureau, Weather Observer, 1943 - 1944
    • College of Agriculture, Central Experiment Station, Studetn Assistant, 1946 - 1947
    • College of Agriculture, Central Exepriment Station, Asst. Instructor, 1947 - 1949
    • College of Agriculture, Central Experiment Station, Asst. Professor in Mathematics and Statistician, 1953 - 1956
    • Statistical Center, Prof. Lecturer of Statistics, 1954 - 1962
    • College of Agriculture, University of the Philippines, Acting Head, Dept. of Agricultural Engineering, May 1955 - Aug. 1955
    • Office of Statistical Coordination and Standards, National Economic Council, Acting Director, March 1956
    • Office of the Statistical Coordination and Standards, National Economic Council, Asst. Project Director, May 1956 - Oct. 1956
    • Office of the Statistical Coordination and Standards, National Economic Council, Acting Director and Project Director, Statistical Survey, Oct. 1960 - Oct. 1962

Award

    • Cum Laude, B. S. Agr., University of the Philippines, 1947
    • Fellowship, University of the Philippines, 1950
    • Fellowship in Statistics, Rockefeller Foundation, 1958
    • Travel Grant, International Cooperation Administration, 1960
    • Certificate of Merit, United States Bureau of Census, Aug. 1960
    • Certificate of Achievement, International Cooperation Administration, Feb. 1961

Education

    • University of the Philippines, College, Laguna, A. A., 1941
    • University of the Philippines, College, Laguna, B. S. Agriculture, 1941
    • Iowa State University, USA, M. S., 1952
    • Iowa State University, USA, Ph. D., 1960

Publication

    • (1952) Methods for sampling soil from replicated field experiments
    • Iowa State College Library (Thesis. M. S. Statistics)
    • (F 1953) On regression analysis
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume 36, No. 9
    • (Ap-Je 1948) Effect of photoperiod upon the upland rice plant variety inintiw
    • U.P. College of Agriculture Biweekly Bulletin Volume 12, No. 12
    • Burton T. Onate, Rafael B. Espino, (1948) Effect of photoperiod upon the upland rice plant variety inintiw
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume 31, No. 4
    • (O-N 1953) Some statistical aspects of the use of composites in soil sampling
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume 37, No. 5-6
    • (F 1953) The statistical laboratory of the U.P. College of Agriculture and Central Experiment Station
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume 36, No. 9
    • (Je 1955) Some problems of design in the college feeding experiments
    • Philippine Statistician Volume 4
    • (Je 1955) Non-sampling errors in Philippine field surveys
    • Philippine Statistician Volume 4
    • (Je 1957) Non-sampling errors in Philippine field surveys
    • Philippine Statistician Volume 6, No. 2
    • (O 1960) Development of multi-stage design for statistical surveys in the Philippines
    • OSCAS Reporter
    • (O 1960) Development of multi-stage design for statistical surveys in the Philippines
    • OSCAS Reporter
    • (D 1961) Contribution of the statisticians in social and economic development
    • Philippine Statistician Volume 10, No. 4
    • (D 1961) Some aspects of the Laurel-Langley Agreement
    • Faculty Journal, Lyceum of the Philippines Volume 1, No. 1
    • P. B. Escuro, A. L. Obligado, H. L. Everett, Burton T. Onate, (Jl-Ag 1962) Border effects in experimental plots of upland rice
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume 46, No. 2-3
    • (Mr 1962) Crop-cutting experiments. Seminar on sampling and sample surveyrs.
    • U. P. Statistical Center Journal
    • (Je 1962) RAtio estimation in multi-stage design
    • Philippine Statistician Volume 11, No. 3
    • (Mr 1962) Rotation of sample in the multi-stage design
    • Philippine Statistician Volume 10, No. 1
    • (Ja 10-31, 1962) Statistical quality control in government operations
    • Proceedings of the second seminar on statistical quality control of Philippine Statistical Association
    • (1962-1963) Models for and structure of the Philippine economy
    • Lyceum of the Philippine Journalette
    • (Je 1963) Multi-stage sampling for a time series
    • Proceedings of the Philippine Sociological Review
    • (1963) Statistics in rice research. Part I-III, Los Banos, Laguna
    • International Rice Research Institute
    • (O 1964) Statistics and agricultural economic research
    • College of Agriculture, University of the Philippines
    • (Ja-Mr 1964) Statistics and conservation
    • Statistical Reporter Volume 8, No. 1
    • (Ja 29, 1965) Applications of statistics to chemical research and industry
    • Proceedings of the Second Technical Symposium of the Chemical Society of the Philippines
    • (F 1965) Estimation of population and labor force in the Philippines
    • Los Banos, Laguna
    • (F 1965) Estimation of population and labor force in the Philippines
    • Los Banos, Laguna

Trainings

    • Special studies on statistical organization and sampling statistics, Aug. 1960, United States Bureau of Census
    • Studies on quality control, Feb. 1961, International Cooperation Administration