CROP PROTECTION

Head of Research Area: Dr. Zaiton Sapak

 

          Crop protection is the science and technology of managing pests (arthropods, pathogens, invasive weeds, and vertebrates) infestation in plantation crops

 

Primary

Secondary

Tertiary

Lecturer

CROP PROTECTION

ENTOMOLOGY

Insect Taxonomy

1.        Classical Taxonomy

2.        Bio-systematic

3.        Insect Morphology

4.        Genetic Identification

 

Dr. Siti Noor Hajar Md Latip

Insect Biology

1.        Morphology

2.        Physiology

3.        Behavior

 

Dr. Mohd Rasdi Zaini

Mr. Ismail Rakibe

Insect Ecology

1.        Insect Diversity

2.        Population Ecology (Abundance and distribution)

3.        Plant-Insect Interaction

4.        Insect Chemical Ecology

Dr. Mohd Rasdi Zaini

Mr. Fairuz Khalid (Study leave PhD)

Insect Toxicology

1.        Insecticide Toxicity

2.        Insects Resistance

3.        Eco-toxicology

Dr. Siti Noor Hajar  Md Latip

Dr. Mohd Rasdi Zaini

Urban Entomology

1.        Stored Product

2.        Domestic Insects

 

Nur’ Amira Ahmad (TPM Msc, UiTM)

Insect Control Management

1.        Pesticide Application Technology

2.        Insect Modeling and Forecasting

Ms. Nur Farhamiza Askarali

Mr. Fairuz Khalid (Study leave PhD)

CROP PROTECTION

PLANT PATHOLOGY

Mycology

  1. Fungal Disease Control Management: Epidemiology and Modeling and Forecasting
  2. Fungal Disease Control Management: Biological Control
  3. Biology and Ecology of Plant Pathogenic Fungi

 

Dr Zaiton Sapak

Nuraini Md Nor

Intan Sakinah Anuar

Bacteriology

  1. Bacterial Disease Control Management: Biological Control
  2. Biology and Ecology of Plant Pathogenic Bacteria

 

Dr Zaiton Sapak

Mohd Zafri  Abdul Wahab

Virology

  1. Viral Disease Control Management : Diagnostic and Molecular Detection
  2. Viral Disease Control Management: Biological Control
  3. Biology and Ecology of Plant Parasitic Viruses and Viroids

 

Dr Hamzah Aziz

Nematodology

  1. Nematode Disease Control Management: Epidemiology and Modeling and Forecasting
  2. Nematode Disease Control Management: Biological Control
  3. Biology and Ecology of Plant Parasitic Nematodes
 

CROP PROTECTION

WEED AND VERTEBRATE MANAGEMENT

Invasive Weed Control Management

  1. Weed Ecology and Biology
  2. Herbicide-Resistant Weeds

 

Siti Nur Anisah

Mohd Yasir  (TPM Msc, UPM)

Vertebrate Management

  1. Managing Vertebrate Pests