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CURRICULUM VITAE
PERSONAL DETAILS

Name
  Prof. Dr. Chong Ving Ching
Designation
  Professor
Department
  Institute of Biological Sciences
Faculty
  Faculty of Science
Tel. No. (Office)
  03-79674220
Fax No.
  03-79674178
E-mail Address
  chong@um.edu.my
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/B-4645-2009
Address(Office)
  Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).
PhD (UM), UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (UM)
MSc (UM), UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (UM)
BSc (Hons) (UM), UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA (UM)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION/MEMBERSHIP
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).

Dept of Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture and Agrobased Industry, Advisory Committee, 2013, (National)

IUCN Mangrove Specialist Group, Nominated Member, 2013, (International)

JABATAN PERIKANAN MALAYSIA (FISHERIES DEPARTMENT MALAYSIA), National Technical Committee Members, 2012-2013, (National)

MOSTI, Expert Panel Member, 2012-2015, (National)

Association of South East Asian Marine Scientists, Member, 1988-1992, (International)

World Aquaculture Society, Member, 1987-2001, (International)

Asian Fisheries Society, Founding Member, 1985-2010, (International)

American Fisheries Society, Member, 1983-1985, (International)

Network of Tropical Fisheries Scientists, Member, 1983-1988, (International)

Malayan Nature Society, Member, 1977-1985, (National)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role), (Level), (Start date),(End Date).


Deputy Director Of Research, University Malaya, 15-Apr-13 - 14-Apr-15

Ahli JK Kurikulum ISB Peringkat Jabatan, Institute Of Biological Sciences, Faculty Of Science, 01-Jan-12 - 31-Dec-14

Head Of Level/Level Head, University Malaya, 01-Jan-12 - 31-Dec-12

Ahli JK Pemeriksa Peperiksaan Ijazah Sarjana Falsafah, IPS (prof yang dilantik oleh fakulti), University Malaya, 10-Feb-11 - 10-Feb-13

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).

Estuarine And Coastal Ecology (Mangrove and coastal fisheries, coastal habitats linkages, Essential Fish Habitats, plankton ecology, conservation)

Husbandry Of Aquatic Organisms (Larviculture, live feed, fish and shrimps, aquaculture biofouling)

Aquatic Living Resources (Taxonomy, stock assessments, environmental impacts)

RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).
 
Book
 
2012

Sasekumar A. & Chong V.C. (Eds)(2012). Mangrove and Coastal Environment of Selangor, Malaysia. IOES Monograph No.14, UM Press, Kuala Lumpur. 290 pp. ISBN 978-967-0380- 10-0. 

Ong S.P., Shawn Cheng, Chong V.C. & Tan Y.S. (2012). Perosak Bakau Yang Ditanam di Semenanjung Malaysia. Institut Penyelidikan Perhutanan Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur. ISBN 978-967-5221-80-4. 
 
2010

Chong V.C. & Sasekumar A. Eds. (2010). Scientific Expedition to the Seas of Malaysia (SESMA IV), Institute of Ocean & Earth Sciences, University of Malaya. Results of the Research Findings on the Scientific Expedition to Bachok's Coastal Environment, Kelantan, 14-20 June 2008, Malaysian Journal of Science 29 (Special Issue). 

Chong V.C. (2010). Mangrove Conservation - A Fisheye View. Inaugural Lecture, July 8, 2010, University of Malaya. 

Su-Ping Ong, Shawn Cheng, Ving-Ching Chong & Yee-Siang Tan (2010). Pests of Planted Mangroves in Peninsular Malaysia. Forestry Research Institute Malaysia. (in press) 
 
2008

Siti Aisyah Alias and Chong Ving Ching (eds). (2008). Scientific Expedition to the Seas of Malaysia (SESMA I & II), Institute of Ocean & Earth Sciences, University of Malaya. Malaysian Journal of Science 27(Special Issue 
 
2007

Phang S.M., Azhar Hussin, Chong V.C., Rosli Hashim & Siti Aisyah Alias (2007) (eds). Gems in the Straits of Malacca: The Natural History of Pulau Jarak & Pulau Perak. University of Malaya Maritime Research Centre. ISBN 978-983-42305-0-0. 53 pp. 
 
2005

Sasekumar, A. and Chong V.C. (eds). (2005). Ecology of Klang Strait. University of Malaya Press, Kuala Lumpur. 269 pp. 

Phang Siew Moi, Azhar Hussin, Chong Ving Ching, Mary George, Siti Aisyah Alias & Ho Sinn Chye (2006). Innovations and Technologies in Oceanography for Sustainable Development. Proc. of the International Conference on Innovations and Technologies in Oceanography for Sustainable Development, Sept 2005 

Azhar Hussin, Chong V.C., Md Yusoff Musa, Md Sofian Azirun, Rosli Hashim, Phang S.M. (eds). Scientific Expedition to Langkawi by the University of Malaya Maritime Research Centre, Malaysian Journal of Science 24 (Special Issue), University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur 
 
2004

Phang, S.M., Chong V.C., Ho S.C., Noraeni Mokhtar and Jillian Ooi L.S. (eds). (2004). Marine Science Into the New Millenium: New Perspectives and Challenges. Proc. Asia Pacific Conference on Marine Science and Technology, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 691 pp. 
 
1999

Chong, V.C. and Choo P.S. (eds). Proc. 3rd Annual Seminar on Productivity and Sustainable Utilization of Brackish Water Marine Ecosystems, JIRCAS, Tsukuba, Japan. 154 pp. 

Chong V.C. (1999). Mangrove Fisheries of the Sungai Johor Estuarine System. Preparation of an Integrated Management Plan for Sustainable Use of the Johor Mangrove Forests. Project Document No. 8, Forestry Department Peninsular Malaysia, Danish Cooperation for Environment and Development and Johor State Government. 
 
1994

Chong V.C. and A. Sasekumar (1994). Status of mangrove fisheries in the ASEAN region. In: (Wilkinson, C., Ed.) ASEAN-Australia Symposium on Living Coastal Resources, Consultative Forum Living Coastal Resources of Southeast Asia: Status and Management, pp. 56-61. Australian Institute of Marine Science, Townsville. 
 
Chapter In Book
 
2012

Chong, V.C., Sasekumar, A. and Zgozi, S.W. (2012). Ecology of fish and shrimp communities. In: Sasekumar, A. & Chong, V.C. (eds) Mangrove and Coastal Environment of Selangor, Malaysia. IOES Monograph Series 14, pp. 215- 241. Kuala Lumpur: University of Malaya 

Chong V.C., King, B. and Wolanski, E. (2012). Physical features and hydrography. In Sasekumar A. & Chong V.C. (eds). Mangrove and Coastal Environment of Selangor, Malaysia. IOES Monograph Series 14, pp. 1-15. Kuala Lumpur: University of Malaya 
 
2007

Chong, V.C. (2007). Fifteen years of fisheries research in the Matang mangroves What have we learnt? Pages 411-429 in M.I. Shaharuddin, M. Azahar, U. Razani, A.B. Kamaruzzaman, K.L. Lim, R. Suhaili, M.S. Jalil and A. Latiff, (eds.) Sustainable Management of Matang Mangroves: 100 Years and Beyond. Forest Biodiversity Series 4. Forestry Department Peninsular Malaysia. ISBN 983-9269-42-9. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Ooi, A.L., Chiew L.L. and Chong, V.C. (2007). Diurnal abundance of zooplankton particularly fish larvae in Sungai Sangga Kecil, Matang. Pages 443-451 in M.I. Shaharuddin, M. Azahar, U. Razani, A.B. Kamaruzzaman, K.L. Lim, R. Suhaili, M.S. Jalil and A. Latiff, eds. Sustainable Management of Matang Mangroves: 100 Years and Beyond. Forest Biodiversity Series 4. Forestry Department Peninsular Malaysia, Intiprint Publisher. 

Chong, V.C., A. Sasekumar, E. Wolanski (2007). The role of mangroves in retaining penaeid prawn larvae in Klang Strait, Malaysia. In Y. Mazda, E. Wolanski & P.V. Ridd (eds). The Role of Physical Processes in Mangrove Environments: Manual for the Preservation and Utilization of Mangrove Ecosystems, pp. 547-558. TERRAPUB,Tokyo. 
 
2005

Leong, L.F., Kwan, K.K., Chong, V.C. and A. Sasekumar (2005). Resource valuation of Kuala Selangor mangrove forest. In: (Sasekumar, A. & Chong, V.C., eds) Ecology of Klang Strait, University of Malaya Press, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 230-252. 

Sasekumar, A., Chong, V.C., and S.M. Phang (2005). Economic valuation of coastal resources in the Straits of Malacca. In: (Sasekumar, A. & Chong, V.C., eds) Ecology of Klang Strait, University of Malaya Press, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 253-261. 
 
2004

Chong, V.C. (2004). Chapter 8: Animals with protostomous development. In: SBB13103 Plant and Animal Diversity, Faculty of Science and Foundation Studies, Open University, Malaysia, pp. 126-153. 
 
2001

Chong, V.C. (2001). Prawns. In (Ong J.E. and Gong W.K., eds) Vol. 6, pp. 68-69. Encyclopaedia of Malaysia IV: The Seas. Archipelago Press, Editions Didier Millet, Singapore 
 
1990

Chong, V.C. and A. Sasekumar (1990). Fish of inshore waters adjoining mangroves. In (B.H.R. Othman, ed.) Final Report of the ASEAN Australia Cooperative Program on Marine Science: Coastal Living Resources Project (Phase I), pp. 235-334, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. 
 
Article In Academic Journals
 
2014

Teoh H.W. & Chong V.C. (2013). Shell use and partitioning of two sympatric species of hermit crabs on a tropical mudflat. Journal of Sea Research 86: 13-32. doi: 10.1016/j.seares.2013.10.008 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Teoh H.W. & Chong V.C. (2014). Reproductive strategies and population dynamics of two Diogenes hermit crabs (Superfamily: Paguroidea) in a tropical mangrove estuary. Hydrobiologia 724:255-265.DOI 10.1007/S10750-013-1738-8. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2013

Loo P.L., Chong V.C. & Vikineswary S. 2013. Rhodovulum sulfidophilum, a phototrophic bacterium, grown in palm oil mill effluent improves the larval survival of marble goby Oxyeleotris marmorata (Bleeker). Aquaculture Research 44:495-507 (ISI-Cited Publication)
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Chu, C., Rizman-Idid M., Chong V.C. (2013). Phylogenetic relationships of selected genera of Lutjanidae inferred from mitochondrial regions, with a note on the taxonomic status of Pinjalo pinjalo. Ciencias Marinas 39(4): 349- 361. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Sarinder Kaur Dhillon, S. L. Chiew, L. K. Leow, Amandeep S. Sidhuc, N. I. Shuhaimi, Y. M. Leong & V. C. Chong (2013). A model of a digital biological ecosystem. Systematics and Biodiversity (2013), 1 11. DOI:10.1080/14772000.2013.856962 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Loo P.L., S. Vikineswary & V.C.Chong (2013). Nutritional value and production of three species of purple non- sulfur bacteria grown in palm oil mill effluent and their application in rotifer culture. Aquaculture Nutrition 19: 895-907. doi: 10.1111/anu.12035 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Moh H.H., Chong V.C., Lim, P.E., Tan J. and Dally G. 2013. Verification of four species of the mud lobster genus Thalassina (Crustacea:Decapoda: Gebiidaea:Thalassinidae) using molecular and morphological characters. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 61(2): 579-588. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Lee S.L., Chong V.C., Loh K.H. & Yurimoto, T. (2013). Are intertidal mudflat communities (fish and shrimp) affected by cockle culture? Malaysian Journal of Science 32 (SCS Sp. Issue), 107-116 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Huang, S.P., Shao K.T.,Huang H.M.,Chong V.C. & Chen I.S. (2013). An annotated checklist of goboiid fishes from the mangrove estuary of Matang, Malay Peninsula, with comments on a new Pseudogobius (Teleostei: Gobiidae) species. Journal of Marine Science and Technology 21 (Suppl): 106-116. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2012

Chai S.Y., Chong V.C., Aishah Salleh and K. Tanaka (2012). Diel variation of benthic diatom abundance and microphytoplankton biomass on intertidal mudflats of the Matang Mangrove Estuary, Malaysia. JIRCAS Working Report 75: 49-58. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Man, A., S. Watari, K. Tanaka, Y. Hanamura, V.C. Chong, and F.M.Kassim (2012). Ecopath trophic model for the Matang mangrove estuary, Malaysia. JIRCAS Working Report 75: 69-80 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Chew L.L., V.C.Chong, K. Tanaka, A. Sasekumar (2012). Phytoplankton fuel the energy flow from zooplankton to small nekton in turbid mangrove waters. Marine Ecology Progress Series 469: 7-24 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Ho, H.C., Teoh, H.W & Chong V.C. (2012). Notes on the snake eel Neechelys buitendijki (Ophichthidae: Myrophinae), a new record for Malaysia. Sains Malaysiana 41(8) (2012):949-952. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Chong V.C., Teoh H.W., Ooi A.L.,Jamizan A.R.& K. Tanaka (2012). Ingression and feeding habits of fish in Matang coastal mudflats, Malaysia. JIRCAS Working Report 75:15- 24. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Ramarn, T., Chong V.C. & Hanamura Y. (2012). Population structure and reproduction of the mysid shrimp Acanthomysis thailandica (Crustacea: Mysidae) in a tropical mangrove estuary, Malaysia. Zoological Studies 51(6):768-782. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Loo P.L., Chong V.C. & Vikineswary S. (2012). Production of live food from palm oil mill effluent (POME) for culture of marble goby. Journal of Oil Palm Research 24: 1566-1572. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Muthukrishnan, S., Sabaratnam, V., and Chong V.C. (2012). AMMONICAL - NITROGEN REMOVAL BY AN AEROBIC HETEROTROPHIC BACTERIUM, Microbacterium sp., VCM11.Malaysian Journal of Science 31 (2): 76-82 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 
2011

Ooi A.L. & Chong V.C. (2011). Larval fish assemblages in a tropical mangrove estuary and adjacent coastal waters: Offshore-inshore flux of marine and estuarine species. Continental Shelf Research 31: 1599-1610 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Tanaka, K., Hanamura, Y., Chong V.C., Watanabe, S., Alias Man, Faizul M.K., Kodama, M. & T. Ichikawa (2011). Stable isotope analysis reveals ontogenetic migration and the importance of a large mangrove estuary as a feeding ground for juvenile John's snapper Lutjanus johnii. Fisheries Science 77(5):809- 816. Online. DOI 10.1007/s12562-011-0396-x (ISI-Cited Publication)

A.C.O. Lim, V.C. Chong, C.S. Wong, C.K. Choo . 2011. Diversity, habitats and conservation threats of syngnathid (Syngnathidae) fishes in Malaysia. Tropical Zoology Vol 24, No. 2 (2011) : 193 - 222. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Chew, L.-L. and V.C. Chong (2011). Copepod community structure and abundance in a tropical mangrove estuary, with comparisons to coastal waters. Hydrobiologia 666: 127-143 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2010

Chong V.C., Lee P.K.Y. & Lau, C.M. (2010). Diversity, extinction risk and conservation of Malaysian fishes. Journal of Fish Biology 76: 2009-2066. doi:10.1111/j.1095-8649.2010.02685.x (ISI-Cited Publication)

Chong, V.C., Jamizan, A.R.,Mohamad Yazid, Z., Rizman- Idid, M., Muhammad Ali, S.H. and Natin, P. (2010). Diversity and abundance of fish and invertebrates of Semerak estuary and adjacent inshore waters, Kelantan. Malaysian Journal of Science 29, 95-110 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Vimala, B., Thong, K.L., Chong, V.C. (2010). Isolation, detection and genomic differentiation of Vibrio cholera and Vibrio parahaemolyticus in Bachok, Kelantan. Malaysian Journal of Science 29, 1-10 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Rathi, A., Thong, K.L., Chong V.C. (2010). Isolation, detection and genomic differentiation of Escherichia coli from aquatic environments in Kelantan, Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Science 29, 19-29 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Azila, A. & Chong V.C. (2010). Multispecies impingement in a tropical power plant, Straits of Malacca. Marine Environmental Research 70:13-25. DOI: 10.1016/j.marenvres.2010.02.004 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Madin, J., Chong V.C. & N.D. Hartstein (2010). Effects of water flow velocity and fish culture on net biofouling in fish cages. Aquaculture Research 41:e602- e617. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2109.2010.02567.x (ISI-Cited Publication)

Singh, H.R. and Chong, V.C. (2010). Shallow coastal waters of Pahang, Peninsular Malaysia as fish nursery grounds. Journal of Science and Technology in the Tropics 6(2): (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 
2009

John Madin, V.C. Chong and Badrulnizam Basri (2009). Development and short-term dynamics of macrofouling assemblages on fish cage nettings in a tropical estuary. Estuarine Coastal Shelf Science 83:19-29. (ISI/SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Jose Christopher E. Mendoza, V.C. Chong & Peter K.L.Ng (2009). A new xanthid crab of the genus Medaeops Guinot, 1967, from Peninsular Malaysia, with a note on Leptodius granulosus Haswell, 1882 (Crustacea: Decapoda: Brachyura: Xanthidae). Zootaxa 2297:44-54 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Lau, C.M., Affendi Y.A. and Chong V.C. (2009). Effect of jetty pillar orientation on scleractinian corals. Malaysian Journal of Science 28(2): 161-170. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Moh, H.H. and Chong V.C. (2009). A new species of Thalassina (Crustacea: Decapoda: Thalassinidae) from Malaysia. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 57(2):465-473. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2008

Chew L.L., Chong V.C. and Ooi A.L. (2008). Zooplankton of the Straits of Malacca, with emphasis on copepods and fish larvae in the vicinities of Jarak, Perak and Sembilan Islands. Malaysian Journal of Science 27: 83-104. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Sarpedonti, V. & Chong, V.C. 2008. Abundance and distribution of Stolephorus baganensis Hardenberg 1933 and Thryssa kammalensis (Bleeker 1949) larvae in relation to ontogeny and environmental factors in a Malaysian estuary. Tropical Zoology 21(2): 195-208 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2007

Tarutani, K., Ooi A.L., Chew L.L., Chong, V.C., Chee P.E. & Hanamura, Y. (2007). Biomass and production rates of phytoplankton and zooplankton in the Matang mangrove estuaries of northwestern Peninsular Malaysia. JIRCAS Working Report 56: 27-30. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Chong, V.C. 2007. Mangroves and fisheries linkages: the Malaysian perspective. Bull. Mar. Sci. 80(3): 755-772. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Ooi, A.L., Chong, V.C., Hanamura, Y. & Konishi, Y. (2007). Occurrence and recruitment of fish larvae in Matang mangrove estuary, Malaysia. JIRCAS Working Report 56: 1-6 (ISSN 1341-710X). (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Chew, L.L., Chong V.C.& Hanamura, Y. (2007). How important are zooplankton for juvenile fish nutrition in mangrove ecosystems? JIRCAS Working Report 56: 7-18. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Affendy N. & Chong V.C. (2007). Shrimp ingress into mangrove forests of different age stands, Matang mangrove forest reserve, Malaysia. Bulletin of Marine Science 80(3):915 
 
2006

Chong, V.C. (2006). Sustainable utilization and management of mangrove ecosystems. Aquatic Ecosystem Health and Management 9(2).249-260 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Amy Then, Y.H., V.C. Chong, H.H. Moh and Y. Hanamura (2006). Size frequency, abundance and feeding habits of young snappers (Lutjanus spp.) and groupers (Epinephelus spp.) in the Matang Mangrove Estuary, Malaysia. JIRCAS Working Report 44: 1-5 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Chew, L.L., A.L. Ooi, V.C. Chong and Y. Ogawa (2006). The diet of five major fish species in Matang mangrove estuaries, Peninsular Malaysia.. JIRCAS Working Report 44: 7-12 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Ogata, H.Y., K. Ahmad., E.S. Garibay, D.R. Chavez, H. Furuita and V.C. Chong (2006). Arachidonic acid distribution in mangrove organisms in the Philippines, Malaysia and Japan. JIRCAS Working Report 44: 45-52. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
2005

Noramly, G., Azhar B.H., Chong V.C. & Phang S.M. (2005). The scientific, social, environmental and economic value of N.E.Langkawi: an overview of the present status. Malaysian Journal of Science 57(2): 219-235 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Chong, V.C., Ng., Y.P., Hairi, B.J., Ooi L.L., Chiew, L.L., Amirah M. and B.N. Affendy (2005). Update of the fishes of mangrove and coastal waters of northeastern Langkawi. Malaysian Journal of Science 57(2): 167-184 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Chong, V.C., Affendy, N., Ooi AL & Chew L.L. (2005). Mangrove fishes of northeastern Langkawi Island. Malayan Nature Journal 57(2): 193-208. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 
2004

Alongi, D.M., A. Sasekumar, V.C. Chong, J. Pfitzner, L.A. Trott, F. Tirendi, P. Dixon & G.J. Brunskill (2004). Sediment accumulation and organic material flux in a managed mangrove ecosystem: estimates of land-ocean-atmosphere exchange in peninsular Malaysia. Marine Geology 208: 383-402. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2003

Singh, H.R., Chong V.C. and M.Zakaria-Ismail (2003). Morphological differentiation among estuarine catfishes of the family Ariidae of the Matang ecosystem, Perak. Malayan Journal of Science 22. 7-13. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Azad, S.A., Vikineswary, S., Chong V.C. and K.B. Ramachandran (2003). Rhodovulum sulphidophilum in the treatment and utilization of sardine processing wastewater. Letters in Applied Microbiology 38: 13-18. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Chong, V.C. , Ooi, A.L., Chew, L.L. & Ogawa, Y. (2003). Mangrove zooplankton of Matang mangrove estuaries: Preliminary assessment of spatio-temporal abundance in relation to environmental parameters, In Ogawa, Y. et al (eds). Sustainable Production Systems of Aquatic Animals in Brackish Mangrove Areas. JIRCAS Working Report 35: 21-44. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Azad, S.A., Chong V.C., Vickineswary, S & K.B. Ramachandran (2003). Potential of wastegrown phototrophic bacteria as a feed ingredient in aquafeeds. Journal of Bioscience 12(2): 1- 11. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 
2002

Chong, V.C. & Sasekumar, A. (2002). Fish communities and fisheries of Sungai Johor and Sungai Pulai Estuaries (Johor, Malaysia). Malayan Nature Journal 56 (3), 279-302. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Marsitah, I. & Chong, V.C. (2002). Population and feeding ecology of Parapenaeopsis sculptilis (Heller, 1862) in Klang Strait, Peninsular Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Science 21: 61-68. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Sujat Al-Azad, Chong V.C & Vickineswary, S. 2002. Phototrophic bacteria as feed supplement on rearing Penaeus monodon larvae. Journal of World Aquaculture Society 33(3): 158-168 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Chong V.C. & Sasekumar, A. 2002. Coastal habitats (mangroves, coral reefs and seagrass beds) of the ASEAN region: status, utilization and management issues , Fisheries Science 68(1) : 566-571 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Alongi, D.M., V.C. Chong, P. Dixon, A.Sasekumar & F. Tirendi (2002). The influence of fish cage aquaculture on pelagic carbon flow and water chemistry in tidally-dominated estuaries of peninsular Malaysia. Marine Environmental Research 55(4):313-333. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2001

Azad, S.A., Chong V.C., Vickineswary, S & K.B. Ramachandran (2003). Potential of wastegrown phototrophic bacteria as a feed ingredient in aquafeeds. Journal of Bioscience 12(2): 1- 11. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Azad, S.A., Vikiniswary, S. , Ramachandran, K.B. & V.C. Chong (2001). Growth and production of biomass of Rhodovulum sulfidophilum in sardine processing wastewater. Letters in Applied Microbiology 33: 264- 268. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Chong, V.C., Low, C.B. & Ichikawa, T. (2001). Contribution of mangrove detritus to juvenile prawn nutrition: a dual stable isotope study in a Malaysian mangrove forest. Marine Biology 138: 77-86 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
2000

Blaber, S.J.M. Blaber, Cyrus, D.P., Albaret, J.J., Chong, V.C., Day J.W., Elliot, M., Fonseca, M.S., Hoss, D.E., Orensanz, J. Potter, I.C. & Silvert W. (2000). Effects of fishing on the structure and functioning of estuarine and nearshore ecosystems. ICES Journal of Marine Science 57: 590-602 (ISI-Cited Publication)

Sarpedonti, V., Ponton, D. & Chong V.C. (2000). Description and ontogeny of young Stolephorus baganensis and Thryssa kammalensis, two Engraulididae from Peninsular Malaysia. Journal of Fish Biology 56: 1460-1476. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
1999

Getha, K., Vickineswary, S. and Chong, V.C. (1999). Isolation and growth of the phototrophic bacteria, Rhodopseudomonas palustris strain B1 in sago-starch- processing wastewater. World Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology 14(4): 505-512. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
1998

Sasekumar, A. and V.C. Chong (1998). Faunal diversity in Malaysian mangroves. Global Ecology & Biogeography Letters 7 : 57-60. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Getha, K., Chong, V.C. and S. Vikineswary (1998): Potential use of the phototrophic bacteria, Rhodopseudomonas palustris, as an aquaculture feed. Asian Fisheries Science 10: 221-230. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 
1996

Chong, V.C. (1996): The prawn-mangrove connection - fact or fallacy? In: Sustainable Utilization of Coastal Ecosystems (Suzuki, M., S. Hayase and S. Kawahara, eds), JIRCAS Working Report No. 4, pp. 3-20. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)

Chong, V.C., Sasekumar, A. and E. Wolanski (1996): The role of mangroves in retaining penaeid prawn larvae in Klang Strait, Malaysia. Mangroves and Salt Marshes 1: 11-22.[now Wetlands Ecology and Management] (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 
1995

Newell, R.I.E., Marshall, N., Sasekumar, A. and V.C. Chong (1995): Relative importance of benthic microalgae, phytoplankton and mangroves as sources of nutrition for penaeid prawns from Malaysia. Marine Biology 123: 595-606. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
1994

Chong, V.C. and A. Sasekumar (1994): The larval development of the fiddler shrimp, Metapenaeopsis stridulans (Alcock, 1905) (Decapoda, Penaeidae) reared in the laboratory. Journal of Natural History 28: 1265- 1285. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
1992

Sasekumar, A., Chong, V.C., Charles Leh, M.U. and R. D'Cruz (1992): Mangroves as a habitat for fish and prawns. Hydrobiologia 247: 195-208. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
1991

Chong, V.C. (1991): The early larval stages of the Malaysian penaeid prawn Trachypenaeus fulvus Dall, 1957, reared in the laboratory. Asian Fisheries Science 4: 165-187. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 
1990

Chong, V.C.,A. Sasekumar, M.U.C. Leh and D'Cruz, R. (1990): The fish and prawn communities of a Malaysian coastal mangrove system, with comparisons to adjacent mudflats and inshore waters. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 31: 703-722. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
1984

Chong, V.C. (1984): Prawn resource management in the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. Wallaceana 34: 3-6. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
1982

Chong, V.C. (1982): A study of gonadal maturation and sexual maturity in the white prawn Penaeus merguiensis de Man. Malayan Nature Journal 25: 1-12 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)

Chong, V.C. and A. Sasekumar (1982): On the identification of three morphospecies of prawns - Penaeus merguiensis de Man, Penaeus indicus H. Milne- Edwards and Penaeus penicillatus Alcock (Crustacea: Penaeidae). Crustaceana 42(2): 127-141. (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
1981

Chong, V.C. and A. Sasekumar (1981): Food and feeding habits of the white prawn Penaeus merguiensis in the Angsa Bank - Klang Strait wates (Straits of Malacca). Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 5: 185-191. (ISI-Cited Publication)

Chong, V.C. and N. Marshall (1981): A reconsideration of Munro/Chee(1978) interpretation regarding the impact of inshore trawlers on prawn catches. Pertanika 4(2): 200-203. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
 
1977

Chong, V.C. (1977): Studies on the small grey mullet Liza malinoptera (Valenciennes). J. Fish Biol. 11: 293-308 (ISI-Cited Publication)
 
Proceeding
 
2012

Ramarn T., Chong V.C. & Hanamura Y. (2012). Diversity and abundance of mysid shrimps (Crustacea: Mysidae) at Larut River, Matang mangrove, Peninsular Malaysia. Proc Internation Conference on Chemical, Environmental and Biological Sciences (ICCEBS 2012), Penang, Malaysia, pp. 127-130. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
2011

Loo P.L., Chong V.C. & Vikineswary S. (2011). Bioconversion of palm oil mill effluent (POME) to live feed for aquaculture. Proceedings of Chemistry, Processing Technology & Bio-Energy Conference, 15-17 November 2011, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 193-203. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication)
 
2007

Chong, V.C. (2007). Importance of coastal habitats in sustaining the fisheries industry. In (Chee P.E et al.) Proceedings of 4th National Fisheries Symposium 2006 Advancing R&D Towards Fisheries Business Opportunity , pp 113-137. ISBN 978-983-4277-93-2. 
 
2006

Chong, V.C., Moh, H.H. & Abdul Muhsin Yusoff (2006). Ecology and management of mud lobsters in the Golden Hope oil palm plantation, Carey Island. Pg. 51-55 in Mohd Sofian Azirun et al. (ed) Proceedings Seminar on Biodiversity Conservation Through Sustainable Plantation Practices on Carey Island , University of Malaya, 28 November, 2006. 
 
2004

Chong,V.C., Alongi, D.M., Natin, P., Ooi A.L., Sasekumar, A. & Wong S.C.(2004). Effects of fish cage aquaculture on water chemistry, plankton and macrobenthos abundance in Matang mangrove estuaries (Perak, peninsular Malaysia), In: (Phang SM, Chong VC, Ho SC, Noraieni Mokhtar, Jillian Ooi LS, eds) Proceedings of the Asia Pacific Conference of Marine Science and Technology, 12-16 May 2002, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 307-324. 

Madin, J. and Chong, V.C..(2004) Effects of fish feed on biofouling development in floating fish cages. In: (Phang SM, Chong VC, Ho SC, Noraieni Mokhtar, Jillian Ooi LS, eds) Proceedings of the Asia Pacific Conference of Marine Science and Technology, 12-16 May 2002, Kuala Lumpur, pp.347-360. 

. Singh, H.R., Chong, V.C. & Mohd Zakaria Ismail (2004). Taxonomy of the Ariidae of the Matang mangrove ecosystem, Malaysia. In: (Phang SM, Chong VC, Ho SC, Noraieni Mokhtar, Jillian Ooi LS, eds) Proceedings of the Asia Pacific Conference of Marine Science and Technology, 12-16 May 2002, Kuala Lumpur, pp.173-204. 
 
2002

Chong, V.C. (2002). Recruitment dynamics of fish larvae, with special reference to mangrove areas. In (Maeda, M., Maena, Y. & Yokoyama, M. eds) Proceedings JIRCAS International Workshop of Aquatic Animals in Brackish Mangrove Areas, 23 Jan 2002, Tsukuba, Japan, pp.23-35. 
 
2001

Ooi, A. L. & Chong, V.C. 2001). Effects of floating fish cage aquaculture on abudance of zooplankton in the Matang mangrove swamp (Perak). In Proceedings of RMK7 IRPA Research Seminar, Vol. 2, 24-25 July 2001, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 707-710. 

Sarpedonti, V. & Chong, V.C. (2001). Relationships between larval anchovy abundance and environmental factors in tropical waters. In Proceedings of RMK7 IRPA Research Seminar, Vol. 2, 24-25 July 2001, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 681-684. 

Tin, J.Y., Tan, C.W., Chong, V.C. and Thong, K.L. (2001). Containment and mortality risks of prawn larvae in mangrove areas: Identifying molecular markers in starving prawn larvae. In Proceedings of RMK7 IRPA Research Seminar, Vol. 3, 24-25 July 2001, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 248-252. 

Azad, S.A., Vikineswary, S., Chong, V.C. and K.B. Ramachandran (2001). Rhodovulum sulphidophilum biomass production in sardine processing effluent. Proceedings of 24th Symposium of the Malaysian Society of Microbiology: New horizons in Microbiology, pp. 77-80. 
 
2000

Muhammad Ali S.H., Chong V.C. & A. Sasekumar (2000). A comparative study of macrobenthic abundance and diversity in the Matang and Dinding mangroves, Malaysia. In Proceedings JIRCAS International Workshop on Brackish Water Mangrove Ecosystems Productivity and Sustainable Utilization, 29 Feb 1 March, 2000, Tsukuba, Japan, pp. 114-121. 

Ving-Ching Chong, Chong-Beng Low & Tadafumi Ichikawa (2000). Mangrove detritus as source of nutrition for junvenile prawns: A dual stable isotope study in the Matang mangrove forest, Malaysia. In: JIRCAS International Workshop on Brackish Water Mangrove Ecosystems - Productivity and Sustainable Utilization, 29 Feb - 1 March 2000, Tsukuba, Japan, pp. 88-98. 
 
1999

Low, C.B. and Chong, V.C. (1999). Changes in a prawn population due to tidal and day/night effects in a Matang mangrove river. In (Chong,V.C & Choo, P.S., eds) Proceedings Third Annual Seminar on Productivity and Sustainable Utilization of Brackishwater Mangrove Ecosystems , Institute of Postgraduate Studies and Research, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, 8-9 Dec. 1997, pp. 92-102. 

Chong, V.C., Sasekumar, A., Low, C.B. and Muhammad Ali, S.H. (1999). Physico-chemical environment of the Matang and Dinding Mangroves (Malaysia), In (Kiso, K. & Choo, P.S., eds) Proceedings, Fourth JIRCAS Seminar on Productivity and Sustainable Utilization of Brackish Water Mangrove Ecosystems, 8-9 December 1998, Penang, Malaysia, pp. 115-121. 

Low, C.B., Chong, V.C., Lim, L.H.S. and S. Hayase (1999). Prawn production of Matang and Dinding River mangroves: Species distribution and seasonal recruitment , In (Kiso, K. & Choo, P.S., eds) Proceedings, Fourth JIRCAS Seminar on Productivity and Sustainable Utilization of Brackish Water Mangrove Ecosystems, 8-9 December 1998, Penang, Malaysia, pp. 89-101. 

Muhammad Ali S.H., Chong V.C. and A. Sasekumar (1999). Benthic macrofaunal distribution in the Sungai Selinsing, Matang Mangrove Forest Reserve, Malaysia. In (Kiso, K. & Choo, P.S., eds) Proceedings, Fourth JIRCAS Seminar on Productivity and Sustainable Utilization of Brackish Water Mangrove Ecosystems, 8-9 December 1998, Penang, Malaysia, pp. 36-48. 

Leong, L.F., Kwan, K.H. , Chong, V.C. and A. Sasekumar (1999). Economic valuation of mangrove utilization by the local community in Kuala Selangor, Selangor, Malaysia. In (Kiso, K. & Choo, P.S., eds) Proceedings, Fourth JIRCAS Seminar on Productivity and Sustainable Utilization of Brackish Water Mangrove Ecosystems, 8-9 December 1998, Penang, Malaysia, pp. 159-170. 
 
1997

Chong, V.C., Che Mah Sidek, Marsitah Idris, Alfred Low, C.B. (1997): Prawn production of Matang mangroves: A preliminary analysis of species distribution, biomass and reproductive maturity. In (Shigeo, H. ed.) Productivity and Sustainable Utilization of Brackishwater Mangrove Ecosystems, Proceedings of the 2nd Seminar on Studies On Results for 1995/96 Research Projects, Fisheries Research Institute, Penang, 1996, pg. 27-41. 

Mohd. Ali Syed Husin, Chong, V.C. and Sasekumar, A. (1999). The relationship between macrobenthos and soil parameters in a Matang river channel. In (Chong,V.C & Choo, P.S., eds) Proceedings Third Annual Seminar on Productivity and Sustainable Utilization of Brackishwater Mangrove Ecosystems , Institute of Postgraduate Studies and Research, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, 8-9 Dec. 1997, pp. 44-50. 
 
1994

Chong, V.C., Sasekumar, A. and K.H. Lim (1994): Distribution and abundance of prawns in a Malaysian mangrove system. In: Sudara, S., Wilkinson, C.R. & Chou, L.M. (eds.) Proceedings, Third ASEAN-Australia Symposium on Living Coastal Resources, Vol. 2: Research Papers, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok Thailand, pp. 437-445. 

Japar, S.B., A. Sasekumar, V.C. Chong & J.K.Y. Low (1994): Mangrove fish resources in ASEAN region. In: Wilkinson, C., Sudara, S., Chou, L.M. (eds.) Proceedings, Third ASEAN-Australia Symposium on Living Coastal Resources, Vol. 1: Status Reviews, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok Thailand, pp.179-200. 

Sasekumar, A., Chong, V.C. and H.R. Singh (1994): The physical and chemical characteristics of the Matang Mangrove waters. In: Sudara, S., Wilkinson, C.R. & Chou, L.M. (eds.) Proceedings, Third-ASEAN-Australia Symposium on Living Coastal Resources, Vol. 2: Research Papers, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok Thailand, pp. 446-453. 

Sasekumar, A., Chong, V.C., Lim, K.H. and H.R. Singh (1994): The fish community of Matang mangrove waters. In: Sudara, S., Wilkinson, C.R. & Chou, L.M. (eds.) Proceedings, Third ASEAN-Australia Symposium on Living Coastal Resources, Vol. 2: Research Papers, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok Thailand, pp. 457- 464. 

Singh, H.R., Chong, V.C., Sasekumar, A. and K.H. Lim (1994): Value of mangroves as nursery and feeding grounds. In: Wilkinson, C., Suraphol, S. & Chou, L.M. (eds.) Proceedings, Third ASEAN-Australia Symposium on Living Coastal Resources, Vol. 1: Status Reviews, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok Thailand, pp. 105-122. 

Yap, Y. N., Sasekumar, A. and V.C. Chong (1994): Sciaenid fishes of the Matang mangrove waters. In: Sudara, S., Wilkinson, C.R. & Chou, L.M. (eds.) Proceedings, Third ASEAN-Australia Symposium on Living Coastal Resources, Vol. 2: Research Papers, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok Thailand, pp. 491- 498. 

Chong, V.C., Sasekumar, A., Atmadja, W.S. and J.K.Y. Low, (1994): Status of mangrove prawn fisheries in the ASEAN countries. In: Wilkinson, C., Suraphol, S. & Chou, L.M.(eds.) Proceedings, Third ASEAN-Australia Symposium on Living Coastal Resources, Vol. 1: Status Reviews, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok Thailand, pp. 147-156. 

Gong, W.K., Ong, J.E., Sasekumar, A. and V.C. Chong (1994). Status of mangrove forests and fisheries in Malaysia. In: Wilkinson, C., Suraphol, S. & Chou, L.M. (eds.) Proceedings, Third ASEAN-Australia Symposium on Living Coastal Resources, Vol. 1: Status Reviews, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok Thailand, pp. 209-214. 

Sasekumar, A., Chong, V.C. and K.H. Lim (1994): Status of mangrove finfish resources in ASEAN. In: Wilkinson, C., Suraphol, S. & Chou, L.M. (eds.) Proceedings, Third ASEAN-Australia Symposium on Living Coastal Resources, Vol. 1: Status Reviews, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok Thailand, pp. 139- 146. 
 
1991

Sasekumar, A., Chong, V.C. and M.U.Charles Leh (1991): The fish and prawn communities in mangrove estuaries and mudflats in Selangor (Malaysia). In: Proceedings of the Regional Symposium on Living Resources in Coastal Areas, Jan 30 - Feb 1, 1989, Manila, Philippines (Alcala, A.C., Chief Editor), Marine Science Institute, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City, pp. 485-494. 
 
1990

Sasekumar, A., Charles Leh, M.U., Chong, V.C., D'Cruz, R. and Audrey, M.I. (1990): The Sungai Pulai (Johor): A unique mangrove estuary. In: Proc. 12th Annual Seminar of the Malaysian Society of Marine Sciences (1989)(Eds. Phang,S.M., A. Sasekumar and S. Vickineswary), Institute for Advanced Studies, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 191-211. 
 
1989

Chong, V.C., G.H. Wee and A. Sasekumar (1991): Inshore fish and prawn communities off a mangrove shore in Selangor. In: Proceedings of the Regional Symposium on Living Resources in Coastal Areas, Jan 30 - Feb 1, 1989, Manila, Philippines (Alcala, A.C., Chief Editor), Marine Science Institute, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City, pp. 502-512. 
 
1987

Sasekumar, A. and V.C. Chong (1987): Mangroves and Prawns: Further perspectives. In: Towards conserving Malaysia's marine heritage. Proceedings of the 10th Annual Seminar of the Malaysian Society of Marine Sciences (Eds. Sasekumar, A., Phang, S.M. and E.L. Chong), pp 10-15. 
 
1980

Chong, V.C. (1980): Maturation and breedinng ecology of the white prawn Penaeus merguiensis de Man. In: Tropical ecology and development. Proceedings of the Vth International Symposium of Tropical Ecology (Ed. Furtado, J.I.), International Society of Tropical Ecology, Kuala Lumpur, pp 1175-1184 
 
Extended Abstract
 
2010

Chong V.C. (2010) Marine Biodiversity and Conservation in the South China Sea, with Emphasis on Ichthyofauna (Malaysia). 

Loh P.L., Chong V.C. & Vikineswary, S. (2010).Converting palm oil mill effluent (POME) to a high-value fish, the Marble Goby. Agriculutre Technology Seminar Series II: Sustainable aquaculture and Management of Aquatic Resources, 13th Nov 2010, UTAR, Perak Campus, Kampar. Programme & Abstract. 

Chai, S.Y., Chong V.C., Aishah Salleh & K. Tanaka (2010). Dynamics and diel variability of microphytobenthos of an intertidal mudflat. JIRCAS Workshop on Sustainable Stock Assessment and Aquaculture Technology Suitable for Southeast Asia, Dec 7 - 8, 2010, Tsukuba International Congress Center , Tsukuba, Japan. Program & Abstract. p.17 

Chong V.C., H.W. Teoh, A.L. Ooi and K. Tanaka (2010). Ingression and feeding habits of fish in Matang coastal mudflats, Malaysia. JIRCAS Workshop on Sustainable Stock Assessment and Aquaculture Technology Suitable for Southeast Asia, Dec 7 - 8, 2010, Tsukuba International Congress Center , Tsukuba, Japan. Program & Abstract. p.18 

Alias Man, S. Watari, K. Tanaka, Y. Hanamura, V.C.Chong and M.K. Faizul (2010). Ecopath trophic model for the Matang mangrove estuary, Malaysia. JIRCAS Workshop on Sustainable Stock Assessment and Aquaculture Technology Suitable for Southeast Asia, Dec 7 - 8, 2010, Tsukuba International Congress Center , Tsukuba, Japan. Program & Abstract. p.24 
 
2009

Loo, P.L., Chong V.C., Vikineswary, S. (2009). Phototrophic bacteria as a nutritive source for rotifer culture. Poster presented in Conference, International Congress of Malaysian Society for Microbiology: (ICMSM 2009) - Current issues for sustainable research and innovation in microbial biotechnology, 1-4 December 2009, Penang. 
 
2008

Chong, V.C., Chew L.L., Madin J., Patrick Lee K.Y., Chai S.Y., Katsuhisa Tanaka & Y. Hanamura (2008). Coastal mudflats and fisheries: What connections? JIRCAS Workshop on the Sustainable Stock Management and Aquaculture Technology Suitable for Southeast Asia, 15- 16 Dec 2008, Langkawi (book of abstract, p.22). 

Chai S.Y., Chong V.C., Aishah Salleh, Patrick Lee K.Y. & Katsuhisa Tanaka (2008). Physical characteristics and microphytobenthic assemblages of Matang mudflats. JIRCAS Workshop on the Sustainable Stock Management and Aquaculture Technology Suitable for Southeast Asia, 15- 16 Dec 2008, Langkawi (book of abstract, p.23). 

Tanaka, K., S.Watanabe, T. Ichikawa, R.Siow, Alias Man & Chong V.C. (2008). Mangroves as a carbon source for the blood cockle (Anadara granosa) and juvenile fishes in the Matang Mangrove Estuary. JIRCAS Workshop on the Sustainable Stock Management and Aquaculture Technology Suitable for Southeast Asia, 15-16 Dec 2008, Langkawi (book of abstract, p.25). 

Watari, S., K.Tanaka, Alias Man, Amy Then Y.H. and Chong V.C. (2008). Preliminary Ecopath Model for the Matang mangrove estuary. Mangroves as a carbon source for the blood cockle (Anadara granosa) and juvenile fishes in the Matang Mangrove Estuary. JIRCAS Workshop on the Sustainable Stock Management and Aquaculture Technology Suitable for Southeast Asia, 15-16 Dec 2008, Langkawi (book of abstract, p.26). 
 
Technical Report
 
1998

Chong, V.C., Sasekumar, A., Phang, S.M. & Nazari, J.M. (1998). Marine and coastal resource mapping for the Straits of Malacca. GEF/UNDP/IMO Regional Programme for Prevention and Management of Marine Pollution in the East Asian Seas. Malacca Straits Demonstration Project Report. 
 
Article In Non-Refereed Journals
 
1988

Chong V.C. (1988). Malaysia's participation in the ASEAN-Australia Cooperative Program on Marine Science (AACPMS) - Living Resources in Coastal Area. LAUT (Association of Southeast Asian Scientists) 1(5): 4-6 

Chong V.C. (1988). Fish and prawns in mangrove waterways. LAUT 1(5): 6-8 
 
Others
 
2008

Moh, V.C. & Chong, V.C. (2008). Characteristics of mud lobster Thalassina anomala (Herbst) mounds and tunnels. Poster presentation in Official Launch of the Institute of Ocean & Earth Sciences , 17 January, 2008, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur (Abstract, pg. 35) 

Ng, Y.P., Chong, V.C. and Peter Ng, K.L. (2008). Ecology of the mantis shrimps in Matang waters. Poster presentation in Official Launch of the Institute of Ocean & Earth Sciences , 17 January, 2008, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur (Abstract, pg. 37). 

. Loo, P.L, Chong V.C., Vickineswary, S. (2008). ENHANCEMENT OF MARINE ROTIFER, BRACHIONUS ROTUNDIFORMIS BY USING PHOTOTROPHIC BACTERIA (RHODOPSEUDOMONAS PALUSTRIS) FOR AQUACULTURE Title: Enhancement of marine rotifer, Brachionus rotundiformis by using phototrophic bacteria (Rhodopseudomonas palustris) for aquaculture Venue: BEXCO, Busan, Korea Date: 12 November 2008 (Wed) - 15 November 2008 (Sat) 
 
2007

Chong, V.C. (2007). Coastal biodiversity of Langkawi Island: Threats and conservation issues. In: International Workshop on Tropical Island Biodiversity: Across Land and Sea. National University of Singapore, 25-29 September 2007. Keynote paper . (Abstract) . 
 
2006

Chong V.C, Affendy N., Ooi A.L. and Chew L.L. (2006). Mangrove Fishes and Invertebrates of Langkawi Island, In: Seminar Hasil Penyelidikan PPF and PJP Universiti Malaya , September, 2006, Kuala Lumpur (poster and extended abstract). 

Chong V.C. (2006). Langkawi s mangroves and coral reefs: Evidence of coastal habitat connectivity from fish migrations for feeding and habitat use. In: Seminar Hasil Penyelidikan PPF and PJP Universiti Malaya , September, 2006, Kuala Lumpur (oral presentation and extended abstract). 

Affendy, N. and V.C.Chong (2006). Shrimp ingress into mangrove forests of different age stands, Matang mangrove forest reserve, Malaysia. In First International Symposium on mangroves as fish habitat, University of Miami, Florida, USA, 19-21 April, 2006. (abstract). 

Chong, V.C. (2006). Biodiversity and conservation of Northeast Langkawi. Invited paper for Symposium Langkawi Geopark, 29 August 2006, Kuah, Langkawi. Working paper. 

Chong V.C. (2006). Mangroves of Klang Islands and Adjacent Areas Weathering rapid urban development. Invited paper for International Conference and Exhibition on Mangroves of Indian and Western Pacific Oceans, 21-24 August 2006, Kuala Lumpur. 

Chong, V.C., Moh, H.H. & Abdul Muhsin Yusoff (2006). Ecology and management of mud lobsters in the Golden Hope oil palm plantation, Carey Island (extended abstract). Book of Abstracts, Seminar on Biodiversity Conservation Through Sustainable Plantation Practices on Carey Island , University of Malaya, 28 November, 2006. 

Moh, H.H., Chong V.C., Rosman Abdullah, Abdul Muhsin Yusoff (2006). Mud lobsters Ecological Engineers or Pests? (abstract, poster presentation). Book of Abstracts, Seminar on Biodiversity Conservation Through Sustainable Plantation Practices on Carey Island , University of Malaya, 28 November, 2006. 
 
2005

Azila bt. Azhar & Chong V.C. (2005). Impingement of marine organisms at cooling intake screens, Kapar Power Station, Selangor. (poster presentation, abstract). International Conference on Innovations and Technologies in Oceanography for Sustainable Development , Hotel Istana, Kuala Lumpur. (Poster awarded Best Poster Award). 
 
2004

Chong, V.C. (2004). Chapter 8: Animals with protostomous development. In: SBB13103 Plant and Animal Diversity, Faculty of Science and Foundation Studies, Open University, Malaysia, pp. 126-153. 
 
2001

Chong, V.C. & Ooi, A.L. (2001). Prawn abundance and mangroves: quantified relationships and new perspectives. In International Workshop on Mangrove Systems of South East Asia , 6-8 November 2001, ICLARM, Penang, Malaysia, 13 pp. (ms). 
 
1999

Sasekumar, A., Chong,V.C. and Phang, S.M., Marine and Coastal Resource Valuation of the Straits of Malacca (Malaysian Coast) , GEF/UNDP/IMO Regional Programme for Prevention and Management of Marine Pollution in the East Asian Seas, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, 1999. 

Chong, V.C. (1999). Mangrove degradation and its potential impact on fisheries resources. In: Managing Malaysia s Fisheries Resources: A Survey of Issues, Maritime Institute of Malaysia, pp. 1-49 (ms). Unpublished. 
 
1998

Chong, V.C. Coastal aquaculture development in Malaysia and its environmental impacts , Seminar document, Workshop on Aquaculture and its Environmental Problems in the Southeast Asian Countries, March 27, 1998, JIRCAS, Tsukuba, Japan, pg. 1-17. 

Chong, V.C., Sasekumar, A., Phang, S.M. and M.N.Jaafar, Marine and Coastal Resource Mapping for the Straits of Malacca (Malaysia) , GEF/UNDP/IMO Regional Programme for Prevention and Management of Marine Pollution in the East Asian Seas, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, 1999. 
 
1997

Chong, V.C. Mangrove-Fisheries connection. Lecture for Refresher Course on Wetlands and Coastal Systems: Ecology and Management for IHE Alumni (Asia), Kuala Lumpur, Nov. 17-28, 1997. 
 
1996

Chong, V.C. Mangroves and Fisheries Connectivity. Document paper for MIMA Public Lecture Series, MIMA, Kuala Lumpur, 5 Sept 1996. 
 
1995

Sasekumar, A. and Chong, V.C. Sustainable management of ASEAN mangroves for coastal fisheries. In Fourth ASEAN Science Technology Week Conference on Marine Science, Bangkok, 1995, pp. 1-12. 
 
1993

Sasekumar, A. and Chong V.C. (1993). Sustainable management of ASEAN mangroves for coastal fisheries. Proc 4th ASEAN Science and Technology Week Conference on Marine Science, Bangkok. 12pp. 
 
1990

Chong, V.C. and A. Sasekumar, Fish of inshore waters adjoining mangroves , Othman, B.H.R. (compiler) ASEAN- AUSTRALIA Cooperative Programme on Marine Science Coastal Living Resources Project: Final Report (Malaysia), UKM, Malaysia, 1990, pg. 235-401. 

Sasekumar, A., Chong, V.C. and M.U. Charles Leh, Fisheries resources of mangrove waters (inlets and mudflats) , Othman, B.H.R. (compiler) ASEAN-AUSTRALIA Cooperative Programme on Marine Science Coastal Living Resources Project: Final Report (Malaysia), UKM, Malaysia, 1990, pg.161-208 

Sasekumar, A., Chong, V.C. and M.U. Charles Leh, Fisheries resources in mangrove and inshore waters of Selangor , Othman, B.H.R. (compiler) ASEAN- AUSTRALIA Cooperative Programme on Marine Science Coastal Living Resources Project: Final Report (Malaysia), UKM, Malaysia, 1990, pg. 145-160. 

Chong, V.C. and A. Sasekumar, Fish of inshore waters adjoining mangroves , Othman, B.H.R. (compiler) ASEAN- AUSTRALIA Cooperative Programme on Marine Science Coastal Living Resources Project: Final Report (Malaysia), UKM, Malaysia, 1990, pg. 235-401. 
 
1981

Chong, V.C., The KH-81-5 Cruise of R/V Hakuho-Maru: Studies on the marine pelagic ecosystem and its dynamics in the Western Pacific , Report to IOC/UNESCO, 1981, pg.1-14. 

Chong, V.C., The KH-81-5 Cruise of R/V Hakuho-Maru (Leg II): A preliminary report on the epiepelagic zooplankton communities of the South-China Sea as sampled by the NORPAC twin-net , Research Report to IOC/UNESCO, 1981, pg. 1-8. 
 
1980

Chong, V.C., A study of relative growth patterns and sexual development in the white prawn Penaeus merguiensis de Man (Crustacea: Penaeidae). Project report, University of Rhode Island, USA., 1980. 

Chong, V.C., Prawn resource management in the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia , Project report, University of Rhode Island, 1980, U.S.A. 
 
1979

Chong, V.C., Mangroves and prawns, with special reference to the Malaysian environment. Information paper to the Forestry Department, Ministry of Agriculture, Malaysia, 1979. 

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Source), (Level).

Study on Malaysian Fish Otoliths, Co-Investigator, 2013-2014, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

Anthropogenic warming and zooplankton community in tropical coastal waters, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013-2016, HIR

POME-BAC for commercial production of aquaculture feed and high value fish, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013-2015, PRGS

Elucidating the environmental-aquaculture interactions in cockle culture tidal flats, Selangor & Perak, Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013-2014, Japan International Center for Agricultural Sciences (JIRCAS), National

Microheterotrophic transformation of palm oil mill effluent (POME) into single-cell protein (SCP) and single-cell oil (SCO) and their application as aquaculture feed, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012-2014, ScienceFund, National

1.In vitro evaluation of selected edible mushrooms for insulin like properties 2.Culinary and medicinal mushrooms : Their effects on neuronal and embryonic development in rodents 3.Isolation of potential indigenous microbes from aquaculture effluents to treat prawn aquaculture water 4.Anti-inflammatory activities of culinary and medicinal mushrooms 5.Chemical and biological profiling of selected marine Actinomycetes, Co-Investigator, 2012-2013, Postgraduate Research Grant(PPP), National

Application of digital image recognition methods with semantic annotation for marine fish and invertebrate species identification, Co-Investigator, 2012-2014, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

Elucidating trophic energy flow in a mangrove estuary using stable isotopes and lipid tracers, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012-2014, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), National

Commercializing POME-BAC for Aquaculture, Principal Investigator(PI), 2011-2011, OCAR TNC, National

Elucidating the environmental - aquaculture interactions in cockle culture tidal flats, Selangor & Perak, Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2011-2015, JAPAN INTERNATIONAL CENTER FOR AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES, International

Linking marine biotopes: fish diversity - seascape mosaics, interrelationships, trophodynamics and life cycle dependencies, Principal Investigator(PI), 2011-2012, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

Benthic Food Web in Malaysian Mangrove Forests, Co-Investigator, 2010-2012, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), National

Ecology and control of mudlobsters in Carey Island, Principal Investigator(PI), 2009-2010, Sime Darby Plantations Bhd., National

Effects and control of biofouling on mangrove seedlings, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008-2011, FRIM grant, National

Bachok coastal flora and fauna, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008-2009, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), National

Bioremediation of mariculture effluents using indigenous microbial organisms, Principal Investigator(PI), 2007-2010, ScienceFund, National

Enrichment of live zooplankton feed for aquaculture, Principal Investigator(PI), 2007-2008, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), National

Quantifying nursery value of mangroves for fisheries: A multi-criteria approach, Principal Investigator(PI), 2007-2008, ScienceFund, National

Integrated Biodiversity Databases- Networking malaysian Biodiversity Resources using Innovative Menthods and Computational Tools, Co-Investigator, 2007-2009, ScienceFund

Integrated Biological Database Initiative (IBDI), Co-Investigator, 2007-2009, CRYSTAL

Study on the biology, ecology and management of commercially-important fish species in mangrove estuaries and related coastal waters of Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2006-2011, JIRCAS, International

Ecology and physiology of mudlobsters in Carey Island, Principal Investigator(PI), 2005-2009, Golden Hope Plantations, National

Floristic and faunistic studies of northern Langkawi, Principal Investigator(PI), 2003-2005, PFF, National

Environmental effects of fish cage aquaculture in mangrove waters, Coordinator, 1999-2002, MOSTI (IRPA7), National

Ecology of Klang Strait, Principal Investigator(PI), 1996-1999, MOSTI (IRPA7), National

Productivity and sustainable utilization of brackish water mangrove ecosystems, Principal Investigator(PI), 1995-2000, Japan International Center for Agricultural Sciences, International

ASEAN-AUSTRALIA Cooperative Program on Marine Science: Living Coastal Resources (Phase II), Co-Investigator, 1991-1994, AIDAB, Australia, International

Contribution of mangrove detritus to the production of commercially important shrimp species, Co-Investigator, 1989-1991, USAID, International

CONSULTATION PROJECT/CONSULTANCY
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Organisation).

Kuala Perlis Dredging Project (2006/7), Consultant, 2006-2007, Marine Department

Shoreline Management Plan for Pahang ( 2001), Consultant, 2001-2002, JPS

Integrated Management Plan for Sustainable Use of Johor Mangrove Forests (Johor Forestry Dept/DANCED), Consultant, 1998-1999, Johor Forestry Department/ DANCED

Development of Methodology for Resource Valuation/Cost-Benefit Analyses in the Straits of Malacca, Consultant, 1997-1997, GEF/UNDP/IMO

Malacca Straits Demonstration: Coastal Resource Mapping and GIS (1997-1998), Consultant, 1997-1998, International Maritime Organization

EIA for Lekir Coastal Development Perak, Consultant, 1996-1997, Perak SEDC/Halim Rasip Holdings via Perunding Utama Consultants

Environmental Sensitivity Index Mapping of Coastlines (oil spills), Consultant, 1994-1994, ESSO via Perunding Utama Consultants

Site Selection and Identification of Power Stations, Consultant, 1990-1992, Tenaga Nasional Berhad

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).

POME-BAC FOR COMMERCIAL PRODUCTION OF AQUACULTURE FEED AND HIGH VALUE FISH, BIOMALAYSIA 2011, MOSTI, 2012, (NATIONAL)

Rhodobac: For Healthy Fish and Prawns and a Clean Environment (Leader: Prof. Vikineswary, S.), 33rd International Exhibition of Inventions, New Techniques and Products 2005, Geneva., 2005, (INTERNATIONAL)

Saintis Cemerlang 2005, in recognition of gold medal award in Invention Exhibition in Geneva, Ministry of Higher Education, 2005, (NATIONAL)

Sijil Perkhidmatan Cemerlang, University of Malaya, 2010, (UNIVERSITY)

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).
 
Pleanary/Keynote Speaker

Marine Biodiversity and Conservation in the South China Sea, with Emphasis on Ichthyofauna (Malaysia), International Conference on Marine Environment and Biodiversity Conservation in the South China Sea, 16 Jul 2010 to 17 Jul 2010, NSYSU and Marine National Park Headquarters, Taiwan, (International)

Converting palm oil mill effluent (POME) to a high-value fish, the marble goby., In Agriculture Technology Seminar Series II: Sustainable aquaculture and management of aquatic resources, 13 November, 2010, UTAR, Kampar, Malaysia., 13 Nov 2010 to 13 Nov 2010, UTAR, (National)

Coastal Biodiversity of Langkawi Island: Threats and Conservation Issues., International Workshop on Tropical Island Biodiversity: Across Land and Sea. National University of Singapore, 25 Sep 2007 to 29 Sep 2007, University of Singapore, (International)

Mangroves of Klang Islands and Adjacent Areas - Weathering Rapid Urban Development, Interrnational Conference and Exhibition on Mangroves of Indian and Western Pacific Oceans, 22 Aug 2006, Maritime Institute of Malaysia, (International)

Biodiversity and Conservation of Northeast Langkawi, Symposium Langkawi\'s Geopark, 29 Aug 2006, Lembaga Pembangunan Langkawi, (National)
 
Invited Speaker

Changing faces of Malaysia's coastal habitats - can scientific research halt threats to biodiversity, ecosystem services and food security?, Pacific Rim Forum on Marine Science and Technology, 22 Mar 2014 to 23 Mar 2014, Tianjin University Center for Marine Environmental Ecology, School of Environmental Science & Engineering, Tianjin University, (International)

Enhancing R&D Efforts Towards Sustainable Utilization of Coastal Wetlands: UM-JIRCAS-FRI International Cooperation Unravels Ecological Processes Supporting Fisheries, University of Malaya Researchers' Conference, 23 Apr 2012 to 24 Apr 2012, IPPP, (National)

Malaysia's Fish and Fisheries: Threats and Conservation Issues, National Dialogue on Malaysian Oceans in a Changing Environment, 09 Mar 2011 to 09 Mar 2011, IOES & Faculty of Law, UM, (National)

Mangroves and Fisheries Linkages: The Malaysian Perspectives, First International Symposium on Mangroves as Fish Habitats, 19 Apr 2006 to 21 Apr 2006, RSMAS/NOAA, (International)
 
Oral

Ingression and feeding habits of fish in Matang coastal mudflats, Malaysia, JIRCAS Workshop on the Sustainable Stock Management and Aquaculture Technology Suitable for Southeast Asia, 07 Dec 2010 to 08 Dec 2010, JIRCAS, JAPAN, (International)

Dynamics and diel variability of Microphytobenthos of an intertidal mudflat., JIRCAS Workshop "Sustainable Stock Management and Aquaculture Technology Suitable for Southeast Asia, 07 Dec 2010 to 08 Dec 2010, JIRCAS, JAPAN, (International)
 
Poster

Lim, K.C., Chong, V.C., Lim P.E., T.Yurimoto (2013). Length-Weight Relationships of Stingrays in Kuala Selangor, Malaysia, 12th International Symposium on Advancement in Marine and Freshwater Sciences, 08 Oct 2013 to 10 Oct 2013, Universiti Terengganu Malaysia, (International)

Hubungan antara microfouling oleh biofilem dan macrofouling oleh teritip, Seminar Kebangsaan Projek Penyelidikan & Pembangunan Bagi Hutan Pesisiran Pantai di Malaysia, 07 Jun 2011 to 08 Jun 2011, FRIM, (National)

Phototrophic bacteria as nutritive source for rotifer culture, International Conference of ICMSM - Current issues for sustainable research and innovation in microbial biotechnology, 01 Dec 2009 to 04 Dec 2009, International Congress of Malaysian Society for Microbiology, (International)

Ecology of mantis shrimps in Matang waters, Official Launch of the Institute of Ocean & Earth Sciences, UM, 17 Jan 2008 to 17 Jan 2008, IOES, (University)

Characteristics of mud lobster Thalassina anomala (Herbst) mounds and tunnels, Official Launch of the Institute of Ocean & Earth Sciences, UM, 17 Jan 2008 to 17 Jan 2008, IOES, (University)

Enhancement of marine rotifer Brachionus rotundiformis by using phototrophic bacteria (Rhodopseudomonas palustris) for aquaculture., 8th Asia Pacific Marine Biotechnology Conference BEXCO, 12 Nov 2008 to 15 Oct 2008

Mud Lobsters - Ecological Engineers or Pests?, Biodiversity Conservation Through Sustainable Plantation Practices on Carey Island, 28 Nov 2006 to 28 Nov 2006, UM/Sime Darby, (National)
 
Presenter

Kesan dan pengawalan biofouling terhadap anak pokok bakau di Sungai Haji Dorani dan Sungai Limau, Selangor, Malaysia, Seminar Kebangsaan Projek Penyelidikan & Pembangunan Bagi Hutan Pesisiran Pantai di Malaysia, 07 Jun 2011 to 06 Jun 2011, FRIM, (National)

Malaysia's Fish and Fisheries: Threats and Conservation Issues, National Dialogue on Malaysian Oceans in a Changing Environment, 09 Mar 2011 to 09 Mar 2011, IOES and Faculty of Law UM, (National)

Coastal mudflats and fisheries: What Connections?, JIRCAS Workshop on the Sustainable Stock Management and Aquaculture Technology Suitable for Southeast Asia, 15 Dec 2008 to 16 Dec 2008, JIRCAS/FRI, (International)

Ecology and management of mud lobsters in the Golden Hope oil palm plantation, Carey Island., Seminar on \\\"Biodiversity Conservation Through Sustainable Plantation Practices on Carey Island\\\", 28 Nov 2006 to 28 Oct 2006, UM/Sime Darby Plantations Bhd, (National)

Shrimp ingress into mangrove forests of different age stands, Matang mangrove forest reserve, Malaysia, First International Symposium on Mangroves as Fish Habitats, 19 Apr 2006 to 21 Apr 2006, RSMAS/NOAA, (International)

Relationships between larval anchovy abundance and environmental factors in tropical waters. In Proceedings of RMK7 IRPA Research Seminar, Vol. 2, 24- 25 July 2001, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, pp. 681-684., RMK7 IRPA Research Seminar, 24 Jul 2001 to 25 Jul 2001, Universiti Malaya, (University)

Containment and mortality risks of prawn larvae in mangrove areas: Identifying molecular markers in starving prawn larvae. In Proceedings of RMK7 IRPA Research Seminar, Vol. 3, 24-25 July 2001, RMK7 IRPA Research Seminar, 24 Jul 2001 to 25 Jul 2001, University of Malaya, (University)
 
Others

Several papers regarding ESI and sources of marine pollutants, Bengkel Penyediaan Template Bagi Peta Environmental Sensitivity Index (ESI) dan Bengkel Penyediaan Template Bagi Mengenalpasti Punca Pencemaran Marin di Perairan Malaysia, 08 Jul 2013 to 09 Jul 2013, Jabatan Alam Sekitar Malaysia

SUPERVISION

 
Role As Advisor At First Degree Level
(Academic Session), (No. of Candidates), (No. of Contact Hours Per Year)

2010/2011, 2, 6

2009/2010, 1, 2

2008/2009, 3, 6

2006/2007, 2, 4

2005/2006, 2, 4

2004/2005, 10, 20
 
Post Graduate Level
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Completed

Masters Degree, Siti Zawiyah Bt Bidin, Community structure of Chironomidae and water quality classification at selected streams, 2007/2008

Masters Degree, Tan Yee Siang, Effect and control of biofouling on mangrove seedling, 2007/2008

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Loo Poh Leong, Enrichment of live feed for aquaculture, 2007/2008

Masters Degree, Tan Lan Chu, Bioassessment of water quality at selected streams based on community of Ephemeroptera (mayflies), Plecoptera (stoneflies) and Trichoptera (caddisflies), 2007/2008

Masters Degree, Jaya Mary Asirvatham, A study of environmental education and wetlands awareness among school pupils, 2006/2007

Masters Degree, Neik Ting Xiang, The Enhancement of Growth and Survival of Ornamental Koi (Cyprinus carpio) Larvae using Phototrophic Bacteria, 2006/2007

Masters Degree, Azila Bt. Azhar, Impingement of Marine Organisms at Cooling Water Intake Screens in the Kapar Power Station, Selangor, 2005/2006

Masters Degree, Amy Then Yee Hui, The trophodynamics of the fish community in Matang mangrove estuaries and adjacent coastal waters, Peninsular Malaysia, 2004/2005

Masters Degree, Khairul Ilmy Bin Ismail, Assessing Development Impact on Selangor's Mangrove Forests Using Geospatial Technology, 2003/2004

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Chew Li Lee, Zooplankton dynamics in Matang mangrove estuaries and adjacent coastal waters with emphasis on copepods, 2002/2003

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Ooi Ai Lin, Recruitment and dynamics of fish larvae in Matang mangrove waters, 2002/2003

Doctoral Degree (PhD), John Madin, Biofouling development and short-term dynamics on fish cage nettings, 2001/2002

Masters Degree, Patricia Natin, Effects of Fish Cage Culture and Macrobenthos Diversity and Abundance in the Matang Mangrove Estuary (Malaysia), 1999/2000

Masters Degree, Ooi Ai Lin, Effects of fish cage aquaculture on the zooplankton in a Malaysian mangrove estuary, 1999/2000

Masters Degree, Khanom Simarani, Growth and production of Rhodobacter sphaeroides in seafood processing wastewater, 1998/1999

Masters Degree, Leong Lai Fun, Economic valuation of Kuala Selangor Mangroves, Malaysia, 1998/1999

Masters Degree, Evelyn Lim Ai Lin, A study of environmental awareness, knowledge and attitude towards tropical rain forest issues among Melaka secondary school students, 1997/1998

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Sujjat Al-Azad, Growth and Production of Phototrophic Bacterium R. sulfidophilum and its potential uses as an aquaculture feed, 1997/1998

Masters Degree, Wong Suh Chuen, Effects of fish cage aquaculture on the waer quality of the Matang mangrove estuaries, 1997/1998

Masters Degree, Salem Wniss Zgozi, Distribution and abundance of fish and macrobenthic communities in relation to environmental factors in Klang Strait (Malaysia), 1996/1997

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Valerie Sarpedonti, Ontogeny, Reproduction and Population Dynamics of Stolephorus baganensis and Thryssa kammalensis (Engraulidae) in a Malaysian Estuary, 1996/1997

Masters Degree, Muhammad Ali Bin Syed Hussein, Diversity and abundance of Macrobenthos in the Mangrove Estuaries of Matang and Dinding, Peninsular Malaysia, 1996/1997

Masters Degree, Patricia Jeyashree Samuel Jacob, Effects of water quality on the breeding and growth of Aedes aegypti (Insecta: Culicidae), 1996/1997

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Harinder Rai Singh, The biology of the estuarine Ariid Catfishes of the Matang Mangrove Ecosystem (Perak), 1992/1993

Masters Degree, Getha Krishnasamy, Growth and production of phototrophic bacterium Rhodopseudomonas palustris Strain B1 in sago starch processing wastewater, 1992/1993

Masters Degree, Yap Yoon Nian, The biology of sciaenid fishes in Matang mangrove waters, 1991/1992

Ongoing

Masters Degree, Nina Ho Ann Jin, Seagrass and Coral Connectivity: Fish community, 2013/2014

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Kuit Sui Hyang, Ecology and conservation of dolphins in Matang waters, 2013/2014

Masters Degree, Noor Hasmayana Bt. Yahaya, Kajian Faktor Yang Mempengaruhi Tumbesaran dan Pengeluaran Kerang Di Kuala Selangor, 2012/2013

Masters Degree, Lim Kean Chong, Diversity and Ecology of Stingrays in Malaysian Waters, 2012/2013

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Yong Yu Lin, Zooplankton ecology, 2012/2013

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Lee Soon Loong, Mudflat fish ecology, 2011/2012

Masters Degree, Sarmila Muthukrishnan, Microbial Bioremediation of Aquaculture Effluents, 2011/2012

Masters Degree, Wan Mohd Syazwan B Wan Solahudin, Jellyfish ecology, 2011/2012

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Adam Lim Chee Ooi, Sound Production and Biology of Syngnathidae (Seahorses and Pipefishes), 2009/2010

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Teoh Hong Wooi, Ecology and behaviour of hermit crabs (Superfamily: Paguroidea) in mangrove areas, 2009/2010

Masters Degree, Awang Ku Md. Khairy, GIS of mangrove forests, 2009/2010

Masters Degree, Wong Jin Yung, Characterisation of insitu biofilm formation, 2009/2010

Masters Degree, Lau Chai Ming, A Study on Ecological Connectivity of Marine Biotopes : Coral Reef, Mangrove and Other Biotopes, 2009/2010

Masters Degree, Lavania Nair, Bioremediation of aquaculture effluents using microbes, 2009/2010

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Tuernta Ramarn, Diversity and Ecology of Mysid Shrimps in Mangrove Waters mysid, 2008/2009

Masters Degree, Farrah Azwa, Phylogenetics and population genetics of jellyfishes, 2008/2009

Masters Degree, Chai Sin Yin, Contribution of microphytobenthos to Mudflats trophodynamics, 2007/2008

Masters Degree, Jamizan Abdul Rahman, Hydrogeomorphological effects on distribution and diversity of mangrove fish and invertebrates, 2007/2008

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Moh Heng Hing, Ecology and control of mud lobsters in Carey Island, 2006/2007

Doctoral Degree (PhD), Ng Ying Pei, Ecology of mantis shrimps in Matang waters, 2005/2006
 
First Degree/Diploma/Pre-Degree
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No. of Candidates)

Completed

Feeding habits of two deep water species of seahorses, 2013/2014, 1

Ecology & Biodiversity Project, 2010/2011, 2

Ecology and Biodiversity, 2009/2010, 2

Ecology & Biodiversity, 2008/2009, 2

Ecology & Biodiversity, 2007/2008, 2

Ecology & Biodiversity, 2006/2007, 8

Ecology & Biodiversity, 2004/2005, 10

Ecology and Biodiversity Project, 2003/2004, 4

Microbiology project, 2002/2003, 1

Coastal Resources and Marine Biology, 2001/2002, 3

Coastal Resources and Marine Biology, 2000/2001, 1

Zoology and Ecology Project, 1994/1995, 2

Zoology Project, 1991/1992, 1

Ongoing

Research Projects Bioinformatics, SHEB3186, 2011/2012, 2

Research Projects Ecology & Biodiversity SHES3188, 2011/2012, 4

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
(Product Name), (Type), (Reference), (Year), (Level).

A Method for Producing an Aquaculture Feed, Patent, PI 2012700850, 2012, (National)

EXPERT LINKAGES
(Linkages Description), (Organisation), (Year of Involvement), (Duration), (Level).

IUCN Species Survival Commission (SSC) Mangrove Specialist Group, Zoological Society of London, 2013, 24, (International)

Collaborative Research in FRGS, Griffith University, 2012, 24, (International)

Joint research collaboration, Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences (JIRCAS), 2012, 48, (International)

Research Collaboration, Japan International Research Centre for Agricultural Sciencs, 2011, 60, (International)

Research Collaboration, Tropical Marine Science Institute, National University of Singapore , 2009, 36, (International)

Research Collaboration, Sime Darby Plantations Bhd, 2009, 24, (Others)

Collaborative Research, Forestry Research Institute Malaysia, 2008, 36, (National)

Research Collaboration, BMRI, Universiti Sabah Malaysia, 2008, 36, (National)

Research Collaboration, Golden Hope Plantations, 2006, 36, (Others)

Research Collaboration, Fisheries Research Institute, Penang, 2005, 60, (National)

Collaborative Research, Japan International Research Center For Agricultural Sciences, 2005, 60, (International)

Collaborative Research, Australian Institute of Marine Science, 2000, 36, (International)

Research Collaboration, University of York, UK, 1997, 12, (International)

Research Collaboration, Australian Institute of Marine Science, 1996, 1, (International)

Research Collaboration, Horn Point Environmental Lab, University of Maryland, USA, 1989, 36, (International)

EXPERT/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTIONS
(Activity), (Organisation), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level).

Scientific Research Cruise of South China Sea to study \"Pelagic Ecosystem Dynamics of the Western Pacific\", UNESCO and ORI, Japan, Researcher, 1981-1981, (International)

Refresher Course in Wetlands and Coastal Systems, Institute of Hydraulic Engineering (Holland)/ IPT, Resource Person, 1997-1997, (International)

Impact of World Fisheries Harvests on Sustainability & Diversity of Marine Ecosystems, Scientific Committee of Oceanographic Research (SCOR): Working Group 105, Expert Advisor, 1998-1998, (International)

Evaluation of Top-Down R&D Prioritized Research Projects: Mangrove forests and Wetlands, SIRIM, Expert Advisor, 2002-2003, (National)

First Langkawi Scientific and Natural Heritage Expedition, LADA, Forestry Department Malaysia and Malayan Nature Society, Researcher, 2003-3003, (National)

SESMA Voyage I to Pulau Perak and Pulau Jarak, on R/V Reef Challenger, to survey the offshore resources of Straits of Malacca (Malaysia), Institute of Ocean & Earth Sciences, and Halim Mazmin Group, Researcher, 2004-2004, (University)

Second Langkawi Scientific Expedition, UMMReC (now IOES), University of Malaya, Committee Member, 2004-2004, (University)

Bachok Scientific Expedition to survey the coastal resources of Kelantan, Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences, UM, Project Leader, 2008-2008, (University)

Organization of \"International Conference of South China Sea: Sustaining Ocean Productivities, Maritime Communities and the Climate\"; Scientific Committee, Institute of Ocean & Earth Science and NOD, Committee Member, 2008-2010, (International)

Formation of the Mangrove Research Centre, Carey Island, University Malaya with Sime Darby Plantations Bhd, Expert Advisor, 2009-present, 2010, (National)

Mangrove Values and Services Workshop, Carey Island, University of Malaya and Sime Darby Plantations Berhad, Chairman, 2009-2009, (National)

Project FAO on Sustainable Management of the Bay of Bengal Large Marine Ecosystems (BOBLME), FAO/FRI (Malaysia), Expert Advisor, 2011-2012, (National)

Organizing "UM-Academia Sinica International Workshop on Earth System Science, 24 Feb 2011, University of Malaya and Academia Sinica, Committee Member, 2011-2011, (International)

Curriculum Planning for New Courses for MSc Applied Biology, Fakulti Sains Gunaan, UiTM, UiTM, Expert Advisor, 2011-2011, (University)

Evaluation of R,D& C Research Grant Applications, MOSTI, Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), Expert Advisor, 2013-2015, (National)

TEACHING
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No of Student), (No of Contact Hours).


Post Graduate

SSGS6111 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, 2011/2012(1), 60, 21

RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, 2010/2011(1), 60, 21

First Degree

BIOSTATISTICS, 2012/2013(1), 75, 45

FISHERIES ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT, 2012/2013(2), 21, 57

AQUATIC ECOLOGY, 2012/2013, 25, 67

SHEE2123 AQUATIC ECOLOGY, 2011/2012(2), 24, 61

BIOSTATISTICS, 2011/2012(2), 86, 45

QUANTITATIVE ECOLOGY, 2011/2012(2), 46, 30

MARINE ECOSYSTEM, 2010/2011(1), 32, 60

ADVANCED QUANTITATIVE ECOLOGY, 2010/2011(2), 20, 30

BIOSTATISTICS, 2010/2011(2), 40, 45

EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Description), (Evaluation Activity),(Year).

Rosyta Andriana MSc thesis: "Ecological studies of five Sargassum species inhabiting the fringing reef flat at Cape Rachado, Peninsular Malaysia", Thesis , 

Ref: ECSS-D-13-00616 (Estuarine Coastal Shelf Sci) Title: The dominant source of carbon in shrimp diet and the impact of organic farming in the Guara s tropical estuary, Article In Journal ,  (2013-2013)

Reviewed article "Do habitat, season and environmental parameters affect assemblage in a shallow semi-enclosed tropical bay, Thailand" in journal: Raffles Bulletin of Zoology., Article In Journal ,  (2013-2013)

Review article "Differences in burrow morphology of crabs between Spartina alterniflora marsh and mangrove habitats" in journal Ecological Engineering, Article In Journal ,  (2013-2013)

Internal Examiner for Ibnu Sina (SHC070007)PhD thesis (Fac of Science, UM) : "Management of red striped weevil Rhnycophorus shach Oliver (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) on sago plant", Thesis ,  (2013-2013)

Ahli JK Bertindak Kebangsaan Untuk Projek FAO; Sustainable Management of the Bay of Bengal Ecosystem (BOBLME), Project ,  (2012-2013)

Panel Penilai Pakar Untuk Penilaian Permohonan Pembiayaan Dana R&D&C Kementerian Sains, Teknologi dan Inovasi, Project ,  (2012-2015)

Proceedings of the Second Conference for Regional Cooperation in Ocean and Earth Science Research in the South China Sea, 21-24 October 2012, Kuala Lumpur, to appear in Malaysian Journal of Science (special issue), Article In Proceeding ,  (2012-2013)

Yap Fook Choy's : "Adhesive secretions from the cyprids and adults of Octolasmis spp. inhabiting the gills of mud crabs, Scylla spp., Project ,  (2011-2011)

Salman Abdo Ali Al-Shami PhD thesis: Effect of Anthropogenic, Agricultural and Industrial Pollution on Aquatic Macroinvertebrates and Chironomidae (Diptera) at Community, Individual and Molecular Levels, Thesis ,  (2010-2011)

Assessment of Dr. Tan Shaw Hwai, promotion to Associate Professor, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Promotion Post ,  (2007-2007)

"Assessment of Coral Reef Fish Population at Pulau Payar Marine Park and Adjacent Waters", PhD thesis, Alias Bin Man, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Thesis ,  (2007-2007)

"Reproductive biology and larval rearing of blue swimming crab - Portunus pelagicus (Linnaeus, 1758)", Efrizal, PhD thesis, Universiti Pertanian Malaysia, Thesis ,  (2006-2006)

"Culture of planktonic cyclopoid Apocyclops dengizicus (Lepshkin, 1900) and its suitability as live feed for giant black tiger shrimp, Penaeus monodon Fabricius (1798) postlarvae", Omidvar Farhadian, PhD thesis, Universiti Pertanian Malaysia, Thesis ,  (2006-2006)

"The reproductive biology of horseshoe crab (Carcinoscopus rotundicauda) gametes and gonad morphology", Parvanah Hajeb, MSc, Universiti Pertanian Malaysia., Thesis ,  (2005-2005)

"Ecology of fishes in mangrove and non-mangrove habitats in eastern Hong Kong", Nip Hin Ming, MPhil thesis, Chinese University of Hong Kong., Thesis ,  (2003-2003)

Member of Panel Committee for Concept Paper, R&D Prioritized Research (Top down): "Study on biodiversity, conservation and sustainable management on Setiu Wetlands, Terengganu, Project ,  (2003-2003)

"Effects of cage culture on physical water properties, plankton communities and macrobenthos assemblage in Sepanggar Bay, Sabah", Madihah bt. Jaafar Sidik, M.Sc thesis, Universiti Sabah Malaysia., Thesis ,  (2003-2007)

Member of Panel Committee "Plant Products"(mangrove), R&D Prioritized Research (Top-Down), SIRIM, Project ,  (2002-2002)

"The community structure of fish and prawns in small mangrove creeks in Sungai Sementa Kecil, Selangor", Safiah Abdullah, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, Thesis ,  (2000-1996)

"Monogeneans of the freshwater Siluriform fishes of Thailand", Theerawoot Lerssutthichawal, PhD, Institute of Postgraduate Studies, University of Malaya, Thesis ,  (2000)

"Freshwater fish community in Sungai Gombak and its tributaries", Aidah bt. Abdul Karim, MSc, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, Thesis ,  (1998-1998)

"Studies on the ecology and phenology of an intertidal Enhalus acoroides community in a mangrove estuary in Johore, Peninsular Malaysia", Saras Ethirmannasingam, MSc thesis, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, Thesis ,  (1997-1997)

Reviewing manuscripts for Wetlands Ecology & Management, Phlippines Scientist, Oecologia, Fisheries Bulletin US, Pakistan Journal of Marine Science, Aquaculture Review, Aquaculture, Marine Biology, Malayan Nature Journal, Malaysian Journal of Science, Jurnal Biosains, various proceedings, Article In Journal ,  (1996-2010)

CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
(Contribution To Society), (Level), (Start Date), (End Date).

Provide Industrial Training for student (Mr Lim Yuen Leung) from UCSI University, KL. , (University), 01-Nov-13 until 31-Dec-13

Lecture on Mangrove Values, and Practical Demonstration of mangrove fishes and zooplankton, for local school children forming the Mangrove Brigade, Mangrove Research Centre, Carey Island, (Local), 08-Jul-09 until 08-Jul-09

Public lecture: \\\"Mangrove and Fisheries Connectivity\\\" , Maritime Awareness Programme Public Lecture Series, MIMA, KL, (National), 05-Sep-96