Director

Name Profesor Dr Phang Siew Moi      
Designation Director
Department Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79674610
Fax 03-79676994
Email phang@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/A-7653-2008
Address Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Algal biotechnology and utilization; Systematics and Phylogenetics of Marine Algae; Algae in Waste Bioremediation; Biofuel - Bioethanol from seaweeds; Biodiesel from algae; Strain improvement of algae / seaweeds, seaweed genetic transformation; Algal taxonomy and biodiversity; Algal live culture collections
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Deputy Director

Name Professor Dato' Dr. Azizan Bin Hj Abu Samah      
Designation Deputy Director
Department Department Of Geography
Tel 03-79675504
Fax 03-79676994
Email azizan@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-8295-2010
Address Department Of Geography, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Meteorology (Polar meteorology, Monsoon meteorology, Air Pollution)
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Unit Head

Name Dr. Mohammed Rizman Idid      
Designation Senior Lecturer
Unit Head Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Studies Research Unit
Department Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES)
Tel 03-79676744
Fax 03-79676994
Email rizman@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-9058-2010
Address Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES), C308, IGS Building, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Evolutionary Biology, Molecular Ecology
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Name Professor Lim Phaik Eem      
Designation Senior Lecturer
Unit Head Marine Biotechnology Research Unit
Department Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES)
Tel 03-79677180 / 4640
Fax 03-79676994
Email phaikeem@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-5331-2010
Address Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES), C308, IGS Building, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Algae (Molecular Phylogeny, Biotechnology)
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Name Associate Professor Dr. Lee Choon Weng      
Designation Associate Professor
Unit Head Air-Ocean-Land Interaction Studies and Climate Change Research Unit
Department Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79675841
Fax 03-79676994
Email lee@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-6934-2008
Address Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Marine Microbiology (Microbial food web, biogeochemistry); Comparative Genetics (Molecular typing, molecular microbial analysis); Microbial Ecology (Coastal waters, activated sludge )
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Name Dr. Bong Chui Wei      
Designation Senior Lecturer
Unit Head Coastal Processes Research Unit & Coordinator, IOES Laboratories
Department Institute of Biological Sciences
Tel 03-79675899
Fax 03-79675908
Email cwbong@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-9588-2012
Address Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science Building, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Marine Microbial Enzymology
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Name Datin Professor Dr. Mary Mathews A/P Mundakamannil K Mathews      
Designation Professor
Unit Head Maritime Law and Policy Research Unit
Department Faculty of Law
Tel 03-79676794
Fax 03-79676558
Email maryg@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-8952-2010
Address Department of South East Asian Studies, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise International Law (International Law, Law of the Sea, Marine Environmental Law, Air and Space Law); Trust Law (Express private trusts, charitable trusts, trustees, trust companies)
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Name Associate Professor Dr. Hanafi Bin Hussin      
Designation Associate Professor
Unit Head Maritime Culture and Geopolitics Research Unit
Department Department of South East Asian Studies
Tel 03-79675611
Fax 03-79676994
Email hanafih@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-5212-2010
Address Department of South East Asian Studies, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Southeast Asian Culture-Performing Arts
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Name Associate Professor Dr. Lim Po Teen      
Designation Associate Professor
Unit Head Bachok Marine Research Station
Department Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES)
Tel 09-7785004
Fax 09-7785006
Email ptlim@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/C-9758-2013
Address Bachok Marine Research Station, Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences, University of Malaya, Bachok, Kelantan, MALAYSIA
Expertise Marine Ecology (Ecological Studies); Biological Oceanography (Phytoplankton); Harmful Algal Blooms(Habs) and Toxins (Ecology, Management and Mitigation, Ballast water )
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Name Associate Professor Dr. Siti Aisah Binti Hj Alias      
Designation Associate Professor
Unit Head IOES Income Generation & Endowment Coordinator
Department Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES)
Tel 03-79674387
Fax 03-79676994
Email saa@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-9785-2010
Address Institute of Ocean and Earth Science (IOES), C308, Institute of Graduate Studies Building, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Biodiversity Antarctic Arctic Fungi, Ecology, Ultrastructure studies; Marine Fungi, Bioactivity, Biodiversity, Ultrastructure studies; Trichomycete fungi, Insect fungi
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Members

Name Professor Emeritus Dr. Yong Hoi Sen      
Designation Professor Emeritus
Unit in IOES Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Studies Research Unit, IOES
Department Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79674023
Fax 03-79676994
Email yong@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/C-1548-2010
Address Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Biodiversity, economic zoology and medical biology; Genetics, systematics, biodiversity and evolutionary biology; Malaysian natural heritage
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Name Professor Dr. Norma Binti Che Yusoff      
Designation Professor
Unit in IOES Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Studies Research Unit, IOES
Department Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79674365
Fax 03-79676994
Email ynorma@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-8028-2010
Address Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Hemispheric Specialization (Lateralization); Ethology And Behavioural Ecology (Animal Behaviour); Biology Of Odonata (Entomology); Biology Of Mudskippers (Mangroves); Biological Control (Biology of Spiders)
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Name Professor Dr. Thong Kwai Lin      
Designation Professor
Unit in IOES Marine Biotechnology Research Unit, IOES
Department Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79674437/5836
Fax 03-79676994
Email thongkl@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-3946-2009
Address Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Bacteriology (Molecular Characterisation of bacterial pathogens, nosocomial pathogens, Drug resistance, resistance genes mechanism); Molecular Microbiology (PFGE, PCR, MLVA, MLST, Molecular Epidemiology,Bacterial pathogens,molecular diagnostics, Genomics,Phenomics); Molecular Characterisation Of Foodborne Pathogens (Food pathogen detection, microbiological food quality, Food Safety, Salmonella, E.coli, Vibrio spp., Listeria monocytogenes, Enterobacter sakazakii)
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Name Professor Dr. Rozainah Binti Mohamad Zakaria      
Designation Professor
Unit in IOES Coastal Processes Studies and Coastal Engineering Research Unit, IOES
Department Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79676794
Fax 03-79676994
Email rozainah@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-9627-2010
Address Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Mangrove Ecology (mangrove)
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Name Associate Professor Dr. Fauziah Binti Abdullah      
Designation Associate Professor
Unit in IOES Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Studies Research Unit, IOES
Department Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79676731
Fax 03-79676994
Email fauziah@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-3109-2010
Address Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Insect Behaviour And Chemical Ecology (Insect sex pheromone, antifeedant, feeding stimulant, biopesticide, semiochemical, insect behaviour, beetle diversity); Beetle Diversity In Malaysian Rainforests (beetle, ecological indices, diversity, conservation)
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Name Associate Professor Dr. Noorma Wati Binti Haron      
Designation Associate Professor
Unit in IOES Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Studies Research Unit, IOES
Department Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79564352
Fax 03-79676994
Email noorma@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-5328-2010
Address Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Plant Taxonomy (Plant identification, classification, conservation)
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Name Associate Professor Dr. Geok Yuan Annie Tan      
Designation Associate Professor
Unit in IOES Marine Biotechnology Research Unit, IOES
Department Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79675842
Fax 03-79676994
Email gyatan@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-7996-2009
Address Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Microbial Systematic (Actinomycetes, Actinobacteria) , Biocontrol Agent
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Name Associate Professor Dr. Hanizah Binti Idris hanizah     
Designation Associate Professor
Unit in IOES Maritime Culture and Geopolitics Research Unit, IOES
Department Department of South East Asian Studies
Tel 03-79675684
Fax 03-79676994
Email wafa@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-8587-2010
Address Department of South East Asian Studies, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Ports And Shipping Development In Southeast Asia (Port, Shipping, Policy, development) Maritime Issues In Southeast Asia (Maritime Security, overlapping claims, boundary issues, Maritime organisations )
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Name Dr. Ghufran Bin Redzwan      
Designation Senior Lecturer
Unit in IOES Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Studies Research Unit, IOES
Department Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79676797
Fax 03-79676994
Email ghufran@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-8542-2010
Address Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Water And Wastewater Treatment Technology
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Name Associate Professor Dr. Siti Nursheena Binti Mohd Zain      
Designation Associate Professor
Unit in IOES Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Studies Research Unit, IOES
Department Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79674361
Fax 03-79676994
Email nsheena@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-9804-2010
Address Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Mammalian Parasitology; Molecular Parasitology
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Name Associate Professor Dr. Subha A/P Bhassu      
Designation Associate Professor
Unit in IOES Marine Biotechnology Research Unit, IOES
Department Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79675829
Fax 03-79676994
Email subhabhassu[@]um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-9843-2010
Address Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Genetic Selection (Molecular characterization, Population Genetics, Quantitative Genetics); Inland Fisheries (Ecological Genetics and Morphometric and Conservation genetics); Genomic (Microsatellite Development and Genomic library)
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Name Dr. Chai Lay Ching      
Designation Senior Lecturer
Unit in IOES Marine Connectivity Research Unit, IOES
Department Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79675832
Fax 03-79676994
Email lcchai@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/A-7761-2011
Address Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Food Microbiology (Microbial safety in food chain; foodborne pathogens; microbial risk assessment)
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Name Dr. Yusrizam Bin Sharifuddin      
Designation Senior Lecturer
Unit in IOES Marine Connectivity Research Unit, IOES
Department Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79676704
Fax 03-79676994
Email yusrizam@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/C-1102-2010
Address Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise  
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Name Faizah Nazri Binti Abd Rahman      
Designation Lecturer
Unit in IOES Maritime Law and Policy
Department Faculty of Law
Tel 03-79676548
Fax 03-79676994
Email faizahn@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-8478-2010
Address Faculty of Law University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Admiralty Law; Company Law; Carriage Of Goods By Sea; Tort
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Name Dr. Meor Hakif Bin Amir Hassan      
Designation Senior Lecturer
Unit in IOES Coastal Processes Research Unit
Department Geology Department, Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79674144
Fax  
Email meorhakif@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-8000-2010
Address Geology Department, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA.
Expertise Palaeontology (Dacryoconarid tentaculitids, Devonian monograptids), Petroleum Geology (Reservoir Sedimentology and Facies Analysis), Sedimentology (Coastal shallow marine clastic sedimentology) & Stratigraphy (Devonian-Carboniferous stratigraphy of NW Peninsular Malaysia)
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Name Dr. Ahmad Farid Bin Abu Bakar      
Designation Senior Lecturer
Unit in IOES Coastal Processes Research Unit
Department Geology Department, Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79674226
Fax 03-79675149
Email a_farid@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/J-4698-2015​​​​​​​
Address Geology Department, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA.
Expertise Sediment Transport and Silting (Soil erosion, GIS & USLE, sediment transport & quality), Heavy Metal Waste (Heavy metal pollution risk assessment in different media), Water Quality Simulation Modelling (Metal modeling, WASP) & Surface Water Hydrology (Environmental hydrology)
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Name Dr. Jasmi Hafiz Bin Abdul Aziz      
Designation Senior Lecturer
Unit in IOES Coastal Processes Research Unit
Department Geology Department, Faculty of Science
Tel 03-79672571
Fax 03-79674159
Email jasmihafiz@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-8698-2010​​​​​​​
Address Geology Department, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA.
Expertise Ore Deposit Prtrology (Ore Deposits, Gold Metallogeny, Isotope Geochemistry, Microanalytical Analysis)
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Name Dr. Jillian Ooi Lean Sim      
Designation Senior Lecturer
Unit in IOES Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Studies Research Unit
Department Department of Geography, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Tel 03-79675530
Fax 03-79675457
Email jillian_03@um.edu.my
Research Link  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-5252-2010
Address Department of Geography, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA.
Expertise Biogeography (Marine habitat mapping, species distribution modelling, functional habitat complexity) & Seagrass Ecosystems (Seagrass spatial structure, habitat requirements, and ecosystem functions)
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Name Dr. Leaw Chui Pin      
Designation Senior Research Fellow
Unit in IOES Marine Biotechnology Research Unit, IOES
Department Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES)
Tel 09-7785001 ext 315
Fax 09-7785006
Email cpleaw[@]um.edu.my>
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/F-5220-2012
Address Bachok Marine Research Station, Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences, University of Malaya, Bachok 16310, Kelantan, Malaysia
Expertise Harmful Algal Blooms(Habs) And Toxins (Marine Phycology, taxonomy, molecular systematics, comparative genomics, toxicology)
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Name Dr. Loh Kar Hoe      
Designation Senior Research Fellow
Unit in IOES Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Studies Research Unit, IOES
Department Research Cluster, Deputy Vice Chansellor (Research & Innovation)
Tel 03-79674609
Fax 03-79676994
Email khloh[@]um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/A-1750-2012
Address Institute of Ocean and Earth Science (IOES), C308, Institute of Graduate Studies Building, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA.
Expertise Diversity and biological studies of moray eels and allied groups
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Name Dr Song Sze Looi  
Designation Research Fellow
Department Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES)
Tel 03-79674640
Fax 03-79676994
Email szelooi@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/E-7939-2015
Address Institute of Ocean and Earth Science (IOES), C308, Institute of Graduate Studies Building, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA.
Expertise Molecular Biology, Molecular Phylogeny
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Name Dr Yeong Hui Yin      
Designation Research Officer
Unit in IOES Marine Biotechnology Research Unit, IOES
Department Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES)
Tel 03-79674640
Fax 03-79676994
Email yeong@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/A-7379-2011
Address Institute of Ocean and Earth Science (IOES), C308, Institute of Graduate Studies Building, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA.
Expertise Tissue culture of tropical seaweeds
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Name Affendi Yang Amri      
Designation Research Officer
Unit in IOES Marine Biotechnology Research Unit, IOES
Department Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES)
Tel 03-79674640
Fax 03-79676994
Email affendi@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-5254-2010
Address Institute of Ocean and Earth Science (IOES), C308, Institute of Graduate Studies Building, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA.
Expertise Coral reef ecology
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Name Dr Hii Kieng Soon      
Designation Research Officer
Unit in IOES Bachok Marine Research Station (BMRS)
Department Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES)
Tel 09-7785007
Fax 09-7785006
Email hiiks@um.edu.my
Research Link http://www.researcherid.com/rid/R-2176-2017
Address Bachok Marine Research Station, Institute of Ocean and Earth Science (IOES), University of Malaya, 16310 Bachok, Kelantan 
Expertise Harmful Algal Blooms (Habs) and Molecular Genetic (Molecular Systematic and Phylogenetics, Genetic Comparative, Transcriptome and Molecular Toxigenesis)
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Name Dr Poong Sze Wan      
Designation Post Doctoral Research Fellow
Department Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES)
Tel 03-79674640
Fax 03-79676994
Email szewan@um.edu.my
Address Institute of Ocean and Earth Science (IOES), C308, Institute of Graduate Studies Building, 
University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA.
Expertise Seaweeds Molecular Phylogeny
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Name Dr. Jayakrishnan P.R      
Designation___ Post Doctoral Research Fellow
Department Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences
Tel 03-79674640
Fax 03-79676994
Email jkpr@um.edu.my
Address Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences, Deputy Vice Chancellor(Research & Innovation) Building, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Remote Sensing, Oceanography, Meteorology
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Name Dr. Vahab Vaezzadeh      
Designation___ Post Doctoral Research Fellow
Department Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences
Tel 03-79674609
Fax 03-79676994
Email vahab.vaezzadeh@um.edu.my
Address Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences, Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research & Innovation) Building, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Biogeochemistry, Hydrocarbon Pollution
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Name Dr. Sivaprasad P.      
Designation___ Post Doctoral Research Fellow
Department Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences
Tel 03-79674609
Fax 03-79676994
Email sivaprrasad@um.edu.my
Address Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences, Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research & Innovation) Building, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Atmospheric aerosol
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Name Dr. Ng Fong Lee      
Designation___ Post Doctoral Research Fellow
Department Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences
Tel 03-79674609
Fax 03-79676994
Email fonglee_ng@um.edu.my
Address Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences, Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research & Innovation) Building, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Expertise Biophysics Sciences
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