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PROF. DR. CHONG VING CHING

Institute of Biological Sciences
Faculty of Science
 
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  chong@um.edu.my
  Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
 
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BIBLIOMETRIC DATA


 Total Articles in Publication List  94
 Articles With Citation Data  89
 Sum of the Times Cited   1314
 Average Citations per Article   14.76
 h-index   16
 Co-authors   Collaboration Network
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ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



PROFESSIONAL
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).


  • Malayan Nature Society, Member, 1977 to 1985, (National)
  • American Fisheries Society, Member, 1983 to 1985, (International)
  • Network of Tropical Fisheries Scientists, Member, 1983 to 1988, (International)
  • Asian Fisheries Society, Founding Member, 1985 to 2010, (International)
  • World Aquaculture Society, Member, 1987 to 2001, (International)
  • Association of South East Asian Marine Scientists, Member, 1988 to 1992, (International)
  • MOSTI, Expert Panel Member, 2012 to 2015, (National)
  • JABATAN PERIKANAN MALAYSIA (FISHERIES DEPARTMENT MALAYSIA), National Technical Committee Members, 2012 to 2013, (National)
  • IUCN Mangrove Specialist Group, Nominated Member, 2013, (International)
  • Dept of Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture and Agrobased Industry, Advisory Committee, 2013, (National)
  • Department of Fisheries, Advisory Committee, 2014 to 2015, (National)
  • IPPP, Assessment Panel, 2014 to 2014, (University)
  • Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, Expert Panel Member, 2014 to 2015, (National)
  • Universiti Pertanian Malaysia, Academic Advisory Panel, 2015 to 2017, (University)
  • Frontiers Marine Science, Editorial Review Board, 2015 to 2016, (International)

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


  • Deputy Director, Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences, Deputy Vice Chancellor(Research & Innovation), 15/04/2013 to 01/04/2014
  • Head, Marine Living Resources, Biotechnology and Ecosystems Unit, Deputy Vice Chancellor(Research & Innovation), 18/12/2007 to 31/12/2009
  • Member of Committee for Higher Degree, IOES, Faculty, 13/10/2014 (Appointment open ended. To vet MSc and PhD student applications)
  • Faculty Science Representative to Academic Advisory Committee (JPA) for Institute of Postgraduate Studies, UM , Faculty, 22/05/2014 to 25/06/2016 (Ahli Jawatankuasa Penasihat Akademik, IPS )
  • Member of Committee for Higher Degree(JKIT), ISB, Faculty, 01/05/2014 to 30/04/2016 (Institut Sains Biologi)
  • Member Advisory Committee in Centre for Research in Biotechnology for Agriculture (CEBAR), University Malaya, 24/04/2014 to 30/04/2016
  • Member of Evaluation Committee for Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS, UM, University Malaya, 18/04/2014 to 31/12/2014
  • Head of Unit, University Malaya, 07/04/2014 to 31/12/2015 (Marine Connectivity Research Unit, Institute of Ocean & Earth Sciences, UM)
  • Ahli JK Kurikulum ISB Peringkat Jabatan, Faculty, 01/01/2012 to 31/12/2014
  • Head of Level/Level Head, University Malaya, 01/01/2012 to 31/12/2012 (Ketua Unit Sumber Hidupan, Bioteknologi dan Ekosistem Marin, Institut Sains Samudera dan Bumi (IOES))
  • Ahli JK Pemeriksa Peperiksaan Ijazah Sarjana Falsafah, IPS (prof yang dilantik oleh fakulti), University Malaya, 10/02/2011 to 10/02/2013

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Aquatic Living Resources (Taxonomy, stock assessments, environmental impacts)
  • Husbandry of Aquatic Organisms (Larviculture, live feed, fish and shrimps, aquaculture biofouling)
  • Estuarine and Coastal Ecology (Mangrove and coastal fisheries, coastal habitats linkages, Essential Fish Habitats, plankton ecology, conservation)


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Book

2012
  • 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. 
  • 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. 

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
  • 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 
  • 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 

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. (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. 
  • 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. 

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

2015
  • Madin J. & Chong V.C. 2015. Biofouling challenge and management methods in marine aquaculture. In Saleem M., Rossita S. (eds). Aquaculture Ecosystems: Adaptability and Sustainability, pp. 107-138. John Wiley & Sons Ltd., United Kingdom. 

2013
  • Lim, A.C.O and Chong V.C.(2013). BIODIVERSITY- SYNGNATHIDS (SYNGNATHIDAE) OF KEPULAUAN SEMBILAN. In (Azizan Abu Samah, Shahima Abdul Hamid and Md Nizam Ismail, 2013, eds.), Marine Biodiversity Expedition Report 2012: Central and Southern Straits of Malacca- Sembilan Islands, Tanjung Tuan and Merambong Shoal, Volume 2, Chapter 4. Putrajaya, Department of Marine Park Malaysia. 

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
  • 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. 
  • 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)

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

2019
  • Soon Loong, Lee, Ving Ching, Chong and Amy Yee-Hui, Then (2019). Fish trophodynamics in tropical mudflats: A dietary and isotopic perspective. Estuaries and Coasts 42: 868-889 (ISI-Indexed)

2018
  • Hong Wooi Teoh, A. Sasekumar, Mohamad Hanif Ismail, Ving Ching Chong (2018). Trophic discrimination factor and the significance of mangrove litter to benthic detritivorous gastropod, Ellobium aurisjudae (Linnaeus). Journal of Sea Research 131: 79-84. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Nina Ann Jin Ho, Jillian Lean Sim Ooi, Yang Amri Affendi, Ving Ching Chong (2018). The influence of habitat complexity and distance to adjacent habitat on fish density and species richness in tropical forereef seagrass meadows. Botanica Marina. Online https://doi.org/10.1515/bot-2017-0115 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Joyce Low, S.Y., L.L. Chew, C.C. Ng, H,C. Goh, P. Lehette, V.C.Chong (2018). Heat shock protein response and metabolic stress in the tropical estuarine copepod Pseudodiaptomus annandalei converge at its upper thermal optimum. J Thermal Biol 74: 14-22. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kean Chong Lim, Ving Ching Chong, Phaik-Eem Lim, Tatsuya Yurimoto, Kar Hoe Loh (2018). Feeding ecology of three sympatric species of stingrays in a tropical mudflat". Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom. DOI: 10.1017/S0025315418000759 (ISI-Indexed)

2017
  • Kazumi Matsuoka, Tatsuya Yurimoto, Ving Ching Chong, Alias Man (2017). Marine palynomorphs dominated by heterotrophic organism remains in the tropical coastal shallow water sediment; the case of Selangor coast and estuary of Manjung River in Malaysia. Paleontological Research 21 (1): 14 - 26 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ooi, B-L., Lim Yen-Li Lim, A.C.O. V-C Chong (2016). Habitat choice and hunting behaviour of the alligator pipefish,Syngnathoides biaculeatus in captivity. Ethology Ecology & Evolution, 29 (6), 542-551. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mohamad Hanif Ismail, Ving Ching Chong, Rosli Ramli & A. Sasekumar (2017). Rediscovery of Ellobium scheepmakeri (Petit De La Saussaye, 1850) (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Ellobiidae), a rare ellobiid in Bukit Belimbing mangrove forest, Peninsular Malaysia. Molluscan Research 37(3), 222-226. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Adame, M.F., R.M. Zakaria, B.Fry, V.C. Chong, Y.H.A. Then, C.J. Brown, S.Y. Lee (2018). Loss and recovery of carbon and nitrogen after mangrove clearing. Ocean and Coastal Management 161: 117-126. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tsuboi, M. , A. C. O. Lim, B. L. Ooi, M. Y. Yip, V. C. Chong, I. Ahnesjo & N. Kolm (2017) Brain size evolution in pipefishes and seahorses: the role of feeding ecology, life history and sexual selection. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 30(1):150-160. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Jamizan A.R. & Chong, V.C. (2017). Demersal fish and shrimp abundance in relation to mangrove hydrogeomorphological metrics. Sains Malaysiana 46(1): 9–19. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Fook Choy Yap, Wey-Lim Wong, Aaron G. Maule, Gerard P. Brennan, Ving Ching Chong & Lee Hong Susan Lim (2017). First evidence for temporary and permanent adhesive systems in the stalked barnacle cyprid, Octolasmis angulate. Scientific Reports 7: 44980 DOI: 10.1038/srep44980. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Jun Jie Eeo, Ving Ching Chong & A. Sasekumar (2017). Cyclical Events in the Life and Death of an Ephemeral Polychaete Reef on a Tropical Mudflat. Estuaries and Coasts 40(5): 1418-1436. (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Anis Barati, Aziz Ghaderpour, Li Lee Chew, Chui Wei Bong, Kwai Lin Thong, Ving Ching Chong and Lay Ching Chai (2016). Isolation and Characterization of Aquatic-Borne Klebsiella pneumoniae from Tropical Estuaries in Malaysia. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 13(4): 426 (ISI-Indexed)
  • B.L. Ooi, Y.L. LIM, A.C.O. LIM and V.C. CHONG (2016). Habitat choice and hunting behaviour of the alligator pipefish, Syngnathoides biaculeatus. Ethology Ecology & Evolution (accepted) (ISI-Indexed)
  • KAZUMI MATSUOKA, TATSUYA YURIMOTO, VING CHING CHONG AND ALIAS MAN (2016). Marine palynomorphs dominated by heterotrophic organism remains in the tropical coastal shallow water sediment; the case of Selangor coast and estuary of Manjung River in Malaysia. Paleontological Research. doi:10.2517/2016PR006 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Rizman-Idid, M., Farrah-Azwa, A.B. and V. C. Chong (2016). Preliminary Taxonomic Survey and Molecular Documentation of Jellyfish Species (Cnidaria: Scyphozoa and Cubozoa) in Malaysia. Zoological Studies 55: 35. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lehette, P. and V.C. Chong (2016). Does developmental temperature modulate copepods respiratory activity through adult life? J. Plankton Res. doi:10.1093/plankt/fbw058 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lehette, P., Ting, S.M., Chew L-L and Chong, V.C. (2016). Respiration rates of the copepod Pseudodiaptomus annandalei in tropical waters: beyond the thermal optimum. J. Plankton Res. 38(3): 456-467. doi:10.1093/plankt/fbv119 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Teoh H.W., Lee, S.L., Chong V.C. and T. Yurimoto (2016). Nutrient (N, P, Si) concentration and primary production on a perturbed tropical coastal mudflat. Environ Earth Sci (2016) 75 (15):1147. DOI 10.1007/s12665-016-5953-2 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Soon Loong Lee, Ving Ching Chong & Tatsuya Yurimoto (2016). Ichthyofauna on a Tropical Mudflat: Implications of Spatial and Temporal Variability in Assemblage Structure and Abundance. Estuaries & Coasts 39:1543–1560. DOI 10.1007/s12237-016-0083-3 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mary George, Johan Shamsuddin Hj Sabaruddin and Ving Ching Chong (2016). Marine Spatial Planning: What Does It Have to Offer Malaysia? The International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law 31: 242–278 (ISI/SCOPUS Indexed Publication)
  • Chew L.L. and Chong, V.C. (2016). Response of marine copepods to a changing tropical environment: winners, losers and implications. Peer J 4: e2052 (DOI10.7717/peerj.2052) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yong, Y.L., Chew, L.L., Lee, C.W. & Chong, V.C. 2016. Monsoonal and lunar variability in microzooplankton abundance and community structure in the Terusan mangrove creek (Malaysia), Marine Biology Research, 12:3, 278-293, DOI: 10.1080/17451000.2016.1143107 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Morwenna S, S Marsham, CW Chang, VC Chong, A Sasekumar, KD Sarinder, KH Loh. (2016). The use of otolith morphometrics in determining the size and species identification of eight mullets (Mugiliformes: Mugilidae) from Malaysia. Sains Malaysiana. 45(5): 735-743. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Loh KH, KT Shao, HM Chen, CH Chen, CD Hsiao, VC Chong, PL Loo & KN Shen. (2016). Next generation sequencing yields the complete mitochondrial genome of the Zebra moray, Gymnomuraena zebra(Anguilliformes: Muraenidae). Mitochondrial DNA A DNA Mapp Seq 27(4): 4230-4231. doi:10.3109/19401736.2015.1022754 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Nima S, KH Loh, KD Sarinder & VC Chong. (2016). Fully-automated identification of fish species based on otolith contour: using short-time Fourier transform and discriminant analysis (STFT-DA). PeerJ 4:e1664; DOI 10.7717/peerj.1664 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Loh KH, KT Shao, HM Chen, CH Chen, PL Loo, Then AYH, PE Lim, VC Chong, KN Shen & CD Hsiao. (2016). Next generation sequencing yields the complete mitochondrial genome of the Enchelynassa canina (Anguilliformes: Muraenidae). Mitochondrial DNA A DNA Mapp Seq Anal. 27(4): 2431-2432 doi:10.3109/19401736.2015.1030629 (ISI-Indexed)
  • J. Y. Wong, C. Chu, V. C. Chong, S. K. Dhillon and K. H. Loh (2016). Automated otolith image classification with multiple views: an evaluation on Sciaenidae. Journal of Fish Biology 89: 1324-1344. doi:10.1111/jfb.13039 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Loh KH, KT Shao, HM Chen, CH Chen, PL Loo, Then AYH, PE Lim, VC Chong, KN Shen & CD Hsiao. (2016). Complete mitochondrial genome of two moray eels of Gymnothorax formosus and Scuticaria tigrina (Anguilliformes: Muraenidae). Mitochondrial DNA A DNA Mapp Seq Anal. 27(4): 2651-2652. Epub doi: 10.3109/19401736.2015.1043530 (ISI-Indexed)

2015
  • Moh, H.H., Chong V.C.and A. Sasekumar (2015). Distribution and burrow morphology of three sympatric species of Thalassina mud lobsters in relation to environmental parameters on a Malayan mangrove shore. Journal of Sea Research 95: 75-83 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chew L.-L., Chong V.C., Ooi A.L., A. Sasekumar (2015). Vertical migration and positioning behavior of copepods in a mangrove estuary: Interactions between tidal, diel light and lunar cycles. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 152: 142-152. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Leow L.K., Chew L-L., Chong V.C., Sarinder Kaur Dillon (2015). Automated identification of copepods using digital image processing and artificial neural network. BMC Bioinformatics 16(Suppl 18):S4 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lim, A.C.O., Chong, V.C., Wong, C.S & Muniandy, S.V. (2015). Sound signatures and production mechanisms of three species of pipefishes (Family: Syngnathidae). PeerJ 3:e1471; DOI 10.7717/peerj.1471 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ramarn, T., Chong, V.C. & Y. Hanamura (2015). Versatile mysids exploit multiple basal resources: implication of the bentho-pelagic habit in estuarine food webs. Hydrobiologia 743: 37-51 (ISI-Indexed)
  • H. W. TEOH and V. C. CHONG (2015). ALLOMETRIC RELATIONSHIPS AND SEXUAL DIMORPHISM IN THREE UBIQUITOUS HERMIT CRAB SPECIES (ANOMURA, DIOGENIDAE) FROM A TROPICAL MANGROVE ESTUARY. CRUSTACEANA 88 (10- 11): 1127-1138 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Loo, P.L., Chong, V.C., Vikineswary, S. and Shaliza, I. 2015. Waste-grown phototrophic bacterium supports culture of the rotifer, Brachionus rotundiformis. Aquaculture Research 1-13 DOI: 10.1111/are.12750. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yip,M.Y. , A.C.O. Lim, V.C. Chong, J.M. Lawson and S.J. Foster (2015). Food and feeding habits of the seahorses Hippocampus spinosissimus and Hippocampus trimaculatus (Malaysia). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 95(5): 1033-1040 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sarmila M., Vikineswary S., G.-Y. Annie Tan & V.C. Chong (2005). Identification of Indigenous Bacteria Isolated from Shrimp Aquaculture Wastewater with Bioremediation Application: Total Ammoniacal Nitrogen (TAN) and Nitrite Removal.Sains Malaysiana 44(8) (2015): 1103-1110 (ISI-Indexed)
  • L.L. Chew, V.C. Chong, R.C.S.Wong, P. Lehette, C.C. Ng, K.H. Loh (2015). Three decades of sea water abstraction by Kapar power plant (Malaysia):What impacts on tropical zooplankton community? Marine Pollution Bulletin 101: 69-84 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lim, A.C.O, Chong, V.C, Chew, W.X., Muniandy, S.V., Wong C.S, Ong, Z.C. 2015. Sound production in the tiger-tail seahorse Hippocampus comes: insights into the sound producing mechanisms. J. Acoustical Society of America. 138(1):404-412 (ISI-Indexed)
  • KOCH, M., V. C. CHONG, A. SASEKUMAR and Z. DURIS (2015). NEW RECORDS AND RANGE-EXTENSION OF THE SWIMMING CRAB XIPHONECTES PSEUDOHASTATOIDES (YANG & TANG, 2006) (BRACHYURA, PORTUNIDAE). Crustaceana 88 (6) 641-649 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lim K.C., Lim P.E., Chong V.C. & Loh K.H. (2015). Molecular and Morphological Analyses Reveal Phylogenetic Relationships of Stingrays Focusing on the Family Dasyatidae (Myliobatiformes). PLoS ONE 10(4):e0120518. Doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0120518 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Teoh H.W. and Chong V.C. (2015). Versatile hermit crabs harness multiple-source energy from coastal mudflats: implications for fish production. Aquatic Ecology 49:43-55 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Loo P.L., Chong, V.C., Shaliza, I., Vikineswary, S., (2015). Manipulating Culture Conditions and Feed Quality to Increase the Survival of Larval Marble Goby Oxyeleotris marmorata. North American Journal of Aquaculture 77(2): 149- 159 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lawson, J.M., Foster, S. J. Foster, Lim, A. C. O. Lim, V. C. Chong and A. C. J. Vincent (2015). Novel life- history data for threatened seahorses provide insight into fishery effects. Journal of Fish Biology 86, 1-15. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Loh, K.-H., Muhammad Ali, S.H., V.C. Chong & A. Sasekumar (2015). Notes on the Moray Eels (Anguilliformes: Muraenidae) of Malaysia with Two New Records. Sains Malaysiana 44(1): 41-47 (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • Hsi-Nien Chen, Ling Ming Tsang, Ving Ching Chong and Benny K.K. Chan (2014). Worldwide genetic differentiation in the common fouling barnacle, Amphibalanus amphitrite. Biofouling 30 (9): 1067 1078 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Teoh, H.W., Muhammad Ali, S.H. & Chong V.C. 2014. Influence of habitat heterogeneity on the assemblages and shell use of hermit crabs (Anomura: Diogenidae). Zoological Studies 53: 67-75. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Lim, K.C., Chong V.C., Lim, P.E. and T. Yurimoto (2014). Length-weight relationship of stingrays in Kuala Selangor, Malaysia. J. Appl. Ichythyol 30: 1096-1098 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ghaderpour A., Mohd Nasori, K.N., L.L. Chew, V.C. Chong, K.L. Thong & L.C. Chai (2014). Detection of multiple potentially pathogenic bacteria in Matang mangrove estuaries, Malaysia. Marine Pollution Bulletin 83: 324- 330. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wong JY, Chen HN, Chan BKK, Tan IKP, Chong VC. 2014. A combined morphological and molecular approach in identifying barnacle cyprids from the Matang Mangrove Forest Reserve in Malaysia: essentials for larval ecology studies. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 62: 317- 329. (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Sarinder Kaur Dhillon, S. L. Chiew, L. K. Leow, Amandeep S. Sidhu, N. I. Shuhaimi, Y. M. Leong & V. C. Chong , Systematics and Biodiversity (2013): A model of a digital biological ecosystem, Systematics and Biodiversity, DOI: 10.1080/14772000.2013.856962 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • Loo P.L., S. Vikineswary & V.C.Chong (2013). Nutritional value and production of three species of purple non-sulphur bacteria grown in palm oil mill effluent and their application in rotifer culture. Aquaculture Nutrition 19(6): 895-907. (ISI-Indexed)
  • 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 Indexed 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 11(4): 425-435 (ISI-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)

2012
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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-Indexed)

2011
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)

2010
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)

2009
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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 Indexed 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)

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

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

2005
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)

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-Indexed)

2003
  • 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)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)

2002
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)

2001
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)

2000
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)

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-Indexed)

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

1996
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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)

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-Indexed)

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-Indexed)

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-Indexed)

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-Indexed)

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-Indexed)

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

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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)

1981
  • 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-Indexed)
  • 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-Indexed)

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

2014
  • Kuit, SH, Ponnampalam, LS, Fairul Izmal JH and Chong VC. 2014. Cetacean research and a precautionary approach in developing dolphin-watching tourism in the coastal waters of the Matang mangroves. Proceedings of the Matang Mangrove Forest Management Conference 2014, Ipoh, Perak, Malaysia. pp. 27 - 39 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Tan Y.S., Chong V.C., Singh H.R., Raja Barizan R.S. & Cheng S. (2014). Effects and control of biofouling on mangrove seedlings in Sungai Haji Dorani and Sungai Limau, Selangor. In (Azian, M. et al.) Proceedings National Seminar of R&D Projects on Coastal Forests in Malaysia, pp 50-60. Forestry Research Institute Malaysia, Kepong, Malaysia. (in Malay) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Wong JY, Irene Tan KP & Chong VC. (2014). Relationship between microfouling by biofilm and macrofouling by barnacles. In (M. Azian et al., eds) Proceedings National Seminar on R&D Projects on Coastal Forests in Malaysia, pp. 205-210. Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Kepong, Malaysia. (in Malay). (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Ramarn, T., Chong, V.C. and Y. Hanamura, 2014. Lunar Tidal rhythms of the mysid shrimp (Acanthomysis thailandica) population structure and reproduction in a tropical Mangrove, Malaysia. Proceedings International Conference on Agricultural, Environmental and Biological Sciences (AEBS-2014) April 24-25, 2014 Phuket (Thailand),(eds. Sandhu P.S. & Rahman, M.A.), pp. 71-76 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

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)

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)

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
  • 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. 
  • 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. 
  • . 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
  • 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. 
  • 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. 
  • 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. 

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., 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. 
  • 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. 
  • 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. 
  • 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. 
  • 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
  • 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. 
  • 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. 

1994
  • 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. 
  • 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. 

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

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
  • 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). 
  • 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). 
  • 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). 
  • 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). 
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). Fish and prawns in mangrove waterways. LAUT 1(5): 6-8 
  • 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 
Others

2008
  • 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) 
  • 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) 

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

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
  • 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. 
  • 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 (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. 
  • 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. 

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), (Level), (Source).


  • POME-BAC for commercial production of aquaculture feed and high value fish, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2015, Prototype Research Grant Scheme (PRGS)
  • Feeding Ecology And Behavior Of Seahorses In Malaysian Waters, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2016, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - SUS (Sustainability Science), (University)
  • Investigating The Interactions Between Coastal Cetaceans And Fisheries In The Matang Mangrove Forest Reserve And Adjacent Coastal Waters, Perak, Peninsular Malaysia Towards Mutual Sustainability., Consultant, 2013 - 2016, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - SUS (Sustainability Science), (University)
  • Anthropogenic warming and zooplankton community in tropical coastal waters, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2016, High Impact Research (HIR), (University)
  • Characterization And Culture Of Marine Bacteria And Yeasts As Fish And Invertebrate Food, Consultant, 2013 - 2016, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - SUS (Sustainability Science), (University)
  • Trophic Connections Between Inshore Fisheries And Jeram Polychaete Reef (sustainable Fisheries), Consultant, 2013 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - SUS (Sustainability Science), (University)
  • Study on Malaysian Fish Otoliths, Co-Investigator, 2013 - 2014, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Marine Habitats For Fisheries In Malaysia: Identifying Key Spatial And Temporal Factors That Influence Fish Assemblages In Seagrass And Coral Reef Habitats., Consultant, 2012 - 2016, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - SUS (Sustainability Science), (University)
  • Application Of Digital Image Recognition Methods With Semantic Annotations For Marine Fish And Invertebrate Species Identification, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - SUS (Sustainability Science), (University)
  • Feeding Biology Of Estuarine Copepods In Tropical Mangrove Estuaries, Consultant, 2012 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - SUS (Sustainability Science), (University)
  • 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)
  • Study on Malaysian Fish Otoliths, Consultant, 2012 - 2015, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - SUS (Sustainability Science), (University)
  • The abundance and conservation management of cetaceans in Langkawi, Malaysia, with special references to the Indo-Pacific finless porpoise (Neophocaena phocaenoides) and Indo-Pacific humpback dolphin (Sousa chinensis)., Consultant, 2012 - 2014, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - SUS (Sustainability Science), (University)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Bachok coastal flora and fauna, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2009, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • Effects and control of biofouling on mangrove seedlings, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2011, FRIM grant, (National)
  • Integrated Biodiversity Databases- Networking malaysian Biodiversity Resources using Innovative Menthods and Computational Tools, Co-Investigator, 2007 - 2009, ScienceFund, (National)
  • Bioremediation of mariculture effluents using indigenous microbial organisms, Principal Investigator(PI), 2007 - 2010, ScienceFund, (National)
  • Quantifying nursery value of mangroves for fisheries: A multi-criteria approach, Principal Investigator(PI), 2007 - 2008, ScienceFund, (National)
  • Enrichment of live zooplankton feed for aquaculture, Principal Investigator(PI), 2007 - 2008, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • Integrated Biological Database Initiative (IBDI), Co-Investigator, 2007 - 2009, CRYSTAL, (National)
  • 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), 2006-2006, Marine Department
  • Shoreline Management Plan for Pahang ( 2001), 2001-2001, JPS
  • Integrated Management Plan for Sustainable Use of Johor Mangrove Forests (Johor Forestry Dept/DANCED), 1998-1998, Johor Forestry Department/ DANCED
  • Development of Methodology for Resource Valuation/Cost-Benefit Analyses in the Straits of Malacca, 1997-1997, GEF/UNDP/IMO
  • Malacca Straits Demonstration: Coastal Resource Mapping and GIS (1997-1998), 1997-1997, International Maritime Organization
  • EIA for Lekir Coastal Development Perak, 1996-1996, Perak SEDC/Halim Rasip Holdings via Perunding Utama Consultants
  • Environmental Sensitivity Index Mapping of Coastlines (oil spills), 1994-1994, ESSO via Perunding Utama Consultants
  • Site Selection and Identification of Power Stations, 1990-1990, Tenaga Nasional Berhad

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


  • Certificate of Appreciation. Head of Scientific Committee, Klang Islands Seminar, 16-17 December 2014., Center of Tropical Biodiversity Research, UM, 2014, (University)
  • Certificate of Appreciation. Judge for 18th Biological Sciences Graduate Congress, 6-8 January 2014, Fac of Science, University of Malaya., University of Malaya, 2014, (University)
  • Certificate of Appreciation: Speaker in 1st Academic Research On Palm Oil Sustainability (Arpos) Networks Symposium, Ukm, 2014, (National)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2013, (University)
  • Pome-Bac for Commercial Production of Aquaculture Feed and High Value Fish, Biomalaysia 2011, Mosti, 2012, (National)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2011, (University)
  • Sijil Perkhidmatan Cemerlang, University of Malaya, 2010, (University)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2009, (University)
  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2008, (University)
  • Khidmat Setia 30 Award, 2008
  • Saintis Cemerlang 2005, in Recognition of Gold Medal Award in Invention Exhibition in Geneva, Ministry of Higher Education, 2005, (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)
  • Khidmat Setia 20 Award, 1996

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).


PRESENTER
  • 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, 2001-07-24 to 2001-07-25, 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, 2001-07-24 to 2001-07-25, University of Malaya, (University)
  • Shrimp ingress into mangrove forests of different age stands, Matang mangrove forest reserve, Malaysia, First International Symposium on Mangroves as Fish Habitats, 2006-04-19 to 2006-04-21, RSMAS/NOAA, (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\\\", 2006-11-28 to 2006-10-28, UM/Sime Darby Plantations Bhd, (National)
  • Coastal mudflats and fisheries: What Connections?, JIRCAS Workshop on the Sustainable Stock Management and Aquaculture Technology Suitable for Southeast Asia, 2008-12-15 to 2008-12-16, JIRCAS/FRI, (International)
  • Malaysia's Fish and Fisheries: Threats and Conservation Issues, National Dialogue on Malaysian Oceans in a Changing Environment, 2011-03-09 to 2011-03-09, IOES and Faculty of Law UM, (National)
  • 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, 2011-06-07 to 2011-06-06, FRIM, (National)
INVITED SPEAKER
  • Mangroves and Fisheries Linkages: The Malaysian Perspectives, First International Symposium on Mangroves as Fish Habitats, 2006-04-19 to 2006-04-21, RSMAS/NOAA, (International)
  • Malaysia's Fish and Fisheries: Threats and Conservation Issues, National Dialogue on Malaysian Oceans in a Changing Environment, 2011-03-09 to 2011-03-09, IOES & Faculty of Law, UM, (National)
  • 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, 2012-04-23 to 2012-04-24, IPPP, (National)
  • 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, 2014-03-22 to 2014-03-23, Tianjin University Center for Marine Environmental Ecology, School of Environmental Science & Engineering, Tianjin University, (International)
  • Utilization of palm oil mill effluent (POME) in aquaculture, First Academic Research on Palm Oil Sustainability (ARPOS) Networks Symposium, 2014-06-10 to 2014-06-11, UKM, (International)
  • Mudflats, fisheries and cockle culture: Connections and interactions, JIRCAS Workshop on "Development of Aquaculture Technologies for Sustainable and Equitable Production of Aquatic Products in Tropical Coastal Areas", 2015-12-02 to 2015-12-03, JIRCAS & King Mongkut Institute of Technology, (International)
PLEANARY/KEYNOTE SPEAKER
  • Mangroves of Klang Islands and Adjacent Areas - Weathering Rapid Urban Development, Interrnational Conference and Exhibition on Mangroves of Indian and Western Pacific Oceans, 2006-08-22 to  , Maritime Institute of Malaysia, (International)
  • Biodiversity and Conservation of Northeast Langkawi, Symposium Langkawi\'s Geopark, 2006-08-29 to  , Lembaga Pembangunan Langkawi, (National)
  • Coastal Biodiversity of Langkawi Island: Threats and Conservation Issues., International Workshop on Tropical Island Biodiversity: Across Land and Sea. National University of Singapore, 2007-09-25 to 2007-09-29, University of Singapore, (International)
  • 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, 2010-07-16 to 2010-07-17, 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., 2010-11-13 to 2010-11-13, UTAR, (National)
POSTER
  • Mud Lobsters - Ecological Engineers or Pests?, Biodiversity Conservation Through Sustainable Plantation Practices on Carey Island, 2006-11-28 to 2006-11-28, UM/Sime Darby, (National)
  • Characteristics of mud lobster Thalassina anomala (Herbst) mounds and tunnels, Official Launch of the Institute of Ocean & Earth Sciences, UM, 2008-01-17 to 2008-01-17, IOES, (University)
  • Ecology of mantis shrimps in Matang waters, Official Launch of the Institute of Ocean & Earth Sciences, UM, 2008-01-17 to 2008-01-17, IOES, (University)
  • Enhancement of marine rotifer Brachionus rotundiformis by using phototrophic bacteria (Rhodopseudomonas palustris) for aquaculture. , 8th Asia Pacific Marine Biotechnology Conference BEXCO, 2008-11-12 to 2008-10-15
  • Phototrophic bacteria as nutritive source for rotifer culture, International Conference of ICMSM - Current issues for sustainable research and innovation in microbial biotechnology, 2009-12-01 to 2009-12-04, International Congress of Malaysian Society for Microbiology, (International)
  • Hubungan antara microfouling oleh biofilem dan macrofouling oleh teritip, Seminar Kebangsaan Projek Penyelidikan & Pembangunan Bagi Hutan Pesisiran Pantai di Malaysia, 2011-06-07 to 2011-06-08, FRIM, (National)
  • 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, 2013-10-08 to 2013-10-10, Universiti Terengganu Malaysia, (International)
  • Wong JY, Kong, CSY, Tan IKP, Chong V.C. (2014). Effects of littorinid grazer on biofilm growth and recruitment of barnacles: implications to mangrove rehabilitation, Second Internatinal Symposium "Current Topics on Barnacle Biology", 17th International Congress on Marine Corrosion and Fouling Satellite Symposium, 2014-07-11 to 2014-07-11, Sessile Organisms Society Japan & Tropical Marine Science Institute, NUS, (International)
  • Mudflat as a habitat for stingrays, JIRCAS Workshop on "Development of Aquaculture Technologies for Sustainable and Equitable Production of Aquatic Products in Tropical Coastal Areas", 2015-12-02 to 2015-12-03, JIRCAS & King Mongkut Institute of Technology, (University)
  • Lim, K.C., V.C.Chong, P.E.Lim and T. Yurimoto (2015). Mudflat as habitat for stingrays., JIRCAS Workshop on "Development of Aquaculture Technologies for Sustainable and Equitable Production of Aquatic Products in Tropical Coastal Areas", 2015-12-02 to 2015-12-03, JIRCAS & King Mongkut Institute of Technology, (International)
  • Yahaya, N.H. and Chong V.C. (2015) Status of dead farmed cockles in Selangor, JIRCAS Workshop on "Development of Aquaculture Technologies for Sustainable and Equitable Production of Aquatic Products in Tropical Coastal Areas", 2015-12-02 to 2015-12-03, JIRCAS & King Mongkut Institute of Technology, (International)
  • Lee, SL, V.C. Chong & T. Yurimoto (2015). Feeding ecology of vagile fish community in Klang Strait mudflat, JIRCAS Workshop on "Development of Aquaculture Technologies for Sustainable and Equitable Production of Aquatic Products in Tropical Coastal Areas", 2015-12-02 to 2015-12-03, JIRCAS & King Mongkut Institute of Technology, (International)
ORAL
  • Dynamics and diel variability of Microphytobenthos of an intertidal mudflat. , JIRCAS Workshop "Sustainable Stock Management and Aquaculture Technology Suitable for Southeast Asia, 2010-12-07 to 2010-12-08, JIRCAS, JAPAN, (International)
  • 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, 2010-12-07 to 2010-12-08, JIRCAS, JAPAN, (International)
  • Diversity and standing stocks of the fish and invertebrate fauna around Klang Islands, Klang Islands Seminar: Discovering Biodiversity & Sustaining Socio-Economic Benefits, 2014-12-16 to 2014-12-17, Universiti Malaya, Sime Darby Plantation, Forestry Dept, Fisheries Dept, NGOs, (National)
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, 2013-07-08 to 2013-07-09, Jabatan Alam Sekitar Malaysia
  • Lunar Tidal rhythms of the mysid shrimp (Acanthomysis thailandica) population structure and reproduction in a tropical mangrove, Malaysia., International Conference on Agricultural, Environmental and Biological Sciences (AEBS-2014), 2014-04-24 to 2014-04-25, International Institute of Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering, (International)
  • Marine palynomorphs dominated by heterotrophic organism remains in tropical marine sediments - New palynological approach to re-construction of tropical coastal environments, JIRCAS Workshop on "Development of Aquaculture Technologies for Sustainable and Equitable Production of Aquatic Products in Tropical Coastal Areas", 2015-12-02 to 2015-12-03, IRCAS & King Mongkut Institute of Technology, (International)

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, (Private Corporation)
  • 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, (Private Corporation)
  • Collaborative Research, Japan International Research Center For Agricultural Sciences, 2005, 60, (International)
  • Research Collaboration, Fisheries Research Institute, Penang, 2005, 60, (National)
  • 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).


  • Evaluation of R,D& C Research Grant Applications, MOSTI, Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), Expert Advisor, 2013-2015, (National)
  • Project FAO on Sustainable Management of the Bay of Bengal Large Marine Ecosystems (BOBLME), FAO/FRI (Malaysia), Expert Advisor, 2011-2012, (National)
  • Curriculum Planning for New Courses for MSc Applied Biology, Fakulti Sains Gunaan, UiTM, UiTM, Expert Advisor, 2011-2011, (University)
  • Organizing "UM-Academia Sinica International Workshop on Earth System Science, 24 Feb 2011, University of Malaya and Academia Sinica, Committee Member, 2011-2011, (International)
  • Mangrove Values and Services Workshop, Carey Island, University of Malaya and Sime Darby Plantations Berhad, Chairman, 2009-2009, (National)
  • Formation of the Mangrove Research Centre, Carey Island, University Malaya with Sime Darby Plantations Bhd, Expert Advisor, 2009-present, 2010, (National)
  • 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)
  • Bachok Scientific Expedition to survey the coastal resources of Kelantan, Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences, UM, Project Leader, 2008-2008, (University)
  • Second Langkawi Scientific Expedition, UMMReC (now IOES), University of Malaya, Committee Member, 2004-2004, (University)
  • 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)
  • First Langkawi Scientific and Natural Heritage Expedition, LADA, Forestry Department Malaysia and Malayan Nature Society, Researcher, 2003-3003, (National)
  • Evaluation of Top-Down R&D Prioritized Research Projects: Mangrove forests and Wetlands, SIRIM, Expert Advisor, 2002-2003, (National)
  • 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)
  • Refresher Course in Wetlands and Coastal Systems, Institute of Hydraulic Engineering (Holland)/ IPT, Resource Person, 1997-1997, (International)
  • Scientific Research Cruise of South China Sea to study \\\"Pelagic Ecosystem Dynamics of the Western Pacific\\\", UNESCO and ORI, Japan, Researcher, 1981-1981, (International)

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 ,  ( )
  • Evaluation of Assoc Professor Promotion in UPM, Assessor For Promotion Upm ,  (2015)
  • Examined MSc thesis Kaviarasu a/l Munian: Genetic diversity of Osteochilus melanopherus (Family CyprinidaeO) of Peninsular Malaysia, Thesis ,  (2015 - 2015)
  • "Grunt variation in the oyster toadfish Opsanus tau: effect of size and sex" (#2015:08:6521:0:0:REVIEW) for PeerJ, Article In Journal ,  (2015 - 2015)
  • PLoS One (article PONED1525905) "From Ethnobiology to Ecotoxicology: Applying Fishers' Knowledge to Indicate the Trophic Levels and Contamination Potential of Tropical Fish through Correlations between Data from Fishers and the Literature ", Article In Journal ,  (2015 - 2015)
  • PhD thesis Michelle Soo: "Systematic biology of four-anchored mongeneans (Fam: Ancyrocephalidae) with special emphasis on the genus Ligophorus Euzet & Suriano, 1977 in Peninular Malaysia., Thesis ,  (2015 - 2015)
  • Examined PhD thesis Ibnu Sina: "Management of the red striped weevil Rhynchophorus schach Oliver (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) on sago plant., Thesis ,  (2015 - 2015)
  • Review "The dominant source of carbon in shrimp diet and the impact of organic farming in the Guarairas tropical estuary" for Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science., Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Examine MTech (Environmental Management) thesis of Mr. Mohamed Faizan "Study on the impact of anthropogenic pressure on coral reefs around Cape Rachado Malacca, and recommendations to improve its management", Institute of Biological Sciences., Thesis ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Article "A preliminary observation of the composition and quantum yield of microphytobenthos in the tropical intertidal mudflats of Penang, Malaysia" in the Ocean Science Journal., Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Review "Ecosystem carbon stocks in a tropical intertidal habitat mosaic: mangrove, seagrass, mudflat and sandbars" for Journal of Earth Science Processes and Landforms, Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Advisory panel for aquaculture data, Fisheries Department Malaysia, Project ,  (2014 - 2015)
  • Reviewed article "Fishes of the Eastern Johor Strait" in the journal Raffles Bulletin of Zoology (Singapore)/, Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • 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)
  • Evaluation of project proposals to MOSTI (R,D&C), Project ,  (2012 - 2015)
  • Panel Penilai Pakar Untuk Penilaian Permohonan Pembiayaan Dana R&D&C Kementerian Sains, Teknologi dan Inovasi, Project ,  (2012 - 2015)
  • Ahli JK Bertindak Kebangsaan Untuk Projek FAO; Sustainable Management of the Bay of Bengal Ecosystem (BOBLME), Project ,  (2012 - 2013)
  • 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)
  • "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)
  • "Reproductive biology and larval rearing of blue swimming crab - Portunus pelagicus (Linnaeus, 1758)", Efrizal, 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), 01/11/2013 until 31/12/2013
  • 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), 08/07/2009 until 08/07/2009
  • Public lecture: \\\"Mangrove and Fisheries Connectivity\\\" , Maritime Awareness Programme Public Lecture Series, MIMA, KL, (National), 05/09/1996 until  

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


  • A Method for Producing an Aquaculture Feed, PATENT, PI 2012700850, 31/10/2012, (NATIONAL)

SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Completed
  • Master Degree, Siti Zawiyah Bt Bidin, Community structure of Chironomidae and water quality classification at selected streams, 2007/2008
  • Master 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
  • Master Degree, Tan Lan Chu, Bioassessment of water quality at selected streams based on community of Ephemeroptera (mayflies), Plecoptera (stoneflies) and Trichoptera (caddisflies), 2007/2008
  • Master Degree, Jaya Mary Asirvatham, A study of environmental education and wetlands awareness among school pupils, 2006/2007
  • Master Degree, Neik Ting Xiang, The Enhancement of Growth and Survival of Ornamental Koi (Cyprinus carpio) Larvae using Phototrophic Bacteria, 2006/2007
  • Master Degree, Azila Bt. Azhar, Impingement of Marine Organisms at Cooling Water Intake Screens in the Kapar Power Station, Selangor, 2005/2006
  • Master Degree, Amy Then Yee Hui, The trophodynamics of the fish community in Matang mangrove estuaries and adjacent coastal waters, Peninsular Malaysia, 2004/2005
  • Master 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
  • Master Degree, Patricia Natin, Effects of Fish Cage Culture and Macrobenthos Diversity and Abundance in the Matang Mangrove Estuary (Malaysia), 1999/2000
  • Master Degree, Ooi Ai Lin, Effects of fish cage aquaculture on the zooplankton in a Malaysian mangrove estuary, 1999/2000
  • Master Degree, Khanom Simarani, Growth and production of Rhodobacter sphaeroides in seafood processing wastewater, 1998/1999
  • Master Degree, Leong Lai Fun, Economic valuation of Kuala Selangor Mangroves, Malaysia, 1998/1999
  • Master 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
  • Master Degree, Wong Suh Chuen, Effects of fish cage aquaculture on the waer quality of the Matang mangrove estuaries, 1997/1998
  • Master 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
  • Master Degree, Muhammad Ali Bin Syed Hussein, Diversity and abundance of Macrobenthos in the Mangrove Estuaries of Matang and Dinding, Peninsular Malaysia, 1996/1997
  • Master 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
  • Master Degree, Getha Krishnasamy, Growth and production of phototrophic bacterium Rhodopseudomonas palustris Strain B1 in sago starch processing wastewater, 1992/1993
  • Master Degree, Yap Yoon Nian, The biology of sciaenid fishes in Matang mangrove waters, 1991/1992

Ongoing
  • Master 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
  • Master Degree, Noor Hasmayana Bt. Yahaya, Kajian Faktor Yang Mempengaruhi Tumbesaran dan Pengeluaran Kerang Di Kuala Selangor, 2012/2013
  • Master 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
  • Master Degree, Sarmila Muthukrishnan, Microbial Bioremediation of Aquaculture Effluents, 2011/2012
  • Master 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
  • Master Degree, Awang Ku Md. Khairy, GIS of mangrove forests, 2009/2010
  • Master Degree, Wong Jin Yung, Characterisation of insitu biofilm formation, 2009/2010
  • Master Degree, Lau Chai Ming, A Study on Ecological Connectivity of Marine Biotopes : Coral Reef, Mangrove and Other Biotopes, 2009/2010
  • Master 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
  • Master Degree, Farrah Azwa, Phylogenetics and population genetics of jellyfishes, 2008/2009
  • Master Degree, Chai Sin Yin, Contribution of microphytobenthos to Mudflats trophodynamics, 2007/2008
  • Master 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

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
  • ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING AND ASSESSMENT TECHNIQUES, 2008/2009(2), 6, 12
  • LABORATORY PROGRAMME 1, 2008/2009(1), 7, 3
  • LABORATORY PROGRAMME 1, 2008/2009(2), 8, 3
  • ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING AND ASSESSMENT TECHNIQUES, 2008/2009(1), 8, 12
  • ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING AND ASSESSMENT TECHNIQUES, 2007/2008(2), 6, 12
  • LABORATORY PROGRAMME 1, 2007/2008(2), 8, 3
  • LABORATORY PROGRAMME 1, 2007/2008(1), 7, 3
  • ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING AND ASSESSMENT TECHNIQUES, 2007/2008(1), 8, 12
FIRST DEGREE
  • FISHERIES ECOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT, 2012/2013(2), 21, 57
  • BIOSTATISTICS, 2012/2013(1), 75, 45
  • AQUATIC ECOLOGY, 2012/2013, 25, 67
  • BIOSTATISTICS, 2011/2012(2), 86, 45
  • QUANTITATIVE ECOLOGY, 2011/2012(2), 46, 30
  • SHEE2123 AQUATIC ECOLOGY, 2011/2012(2), 24, 61
  • BIOSTATISTICS, 2010/2011(2), 40, 45
  • MARINE ECOSYSTEM, 2010/2011(1), 32, 60
  • ADVANCED QUANTITATIVE ECOLOGY, 2010/2011(2), 20, 30
  • ADVANCED QUANTITATIVE ECOLOGY, 2009/2010(2), 20, 35
  • BIOSTATISTICS, 2009/2010(2), 55, 42
  • MARINE ECOSYSTEMS, 2009/2010(1), 44, 66
  • BIOLOGY OF ORGANISMS, 2009/2010(2), 60, 10
  • BIOSTATISTICS, 2008/2009(2), 62, 42
  • BIOLOGY OF ORGANISMS, 2008/2009(1), 130, 9
  • MARINE ECOSYSTEMS, 2008/2009(1), 48, 66
  • ADVANCED QUANTITATIVE ECOLOGY, 2008/2009(1), 11, 35
  • ADVANCED QUANTITATIVE ECOLOGY, 2008/2009(2), 20, 35
  • BIOSTATISTICS, 2007/2008(2), 62, 42
  • BIOLOGY OF ORGANISMS, 2007/2008(1), 130, 9
  • MARINE ECOSYSTEMS, 2007/2008(1), 48, 58
  • ADVANCED QUANTITATIVE ECOLOGY, 2007/2008(1), 11, 35
  • ADVANCED QUANTITATIVE ECOLOGY, 2007/2008(2), 20, 35