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Muhamad Fahmi Bin Yunus

Academic Qualification

  • Ph.D in Plant Science - Doctor of Philosophy, University of Nottingham
  • Master of Science - Masters Degree, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
  • Bachelor of Science with Honour - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)

Muhamad Fahmi Bin Yunus (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus

KULLIYYAH OF SCIENCE


fahmiyunus@iium.edu.my
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Area of Specialisation


  • Biotechnology ~ Biotechnology ~ Plant Biotechnology ~ Micropropagation - Plant Tissue Culture
  • Agricultural ~ Agricultural Science And Technology ~ Crop Production and Agriculture Information System and Technology ~ Crop Manipulation/Genetic Engineering - Genetic Transformation
  • Biotechnology ~ Biotechnology ~ Plant Biotechnology ~ Transgenic Plant (Including Transgenic Crops from the Aspects of Pest and Disease Resistance, Increase Shelf Life, Colour and Nutritional Enhancement, Drought, Salinity and Flooding Resistance) - Mutation Breeding


Teaching Responsibilities


BIOTECHNOLOGY OF HERBS AND MEDICINAL PLANTS 2019/2020
FINAL YEAR PROJECT 2 2020/2021
LABORATORY AND FIELD TECHNIQUES IN PLANT SCIENCES 2021/2022 2020/2021
PLANT GENETIC ENGINEERING 2019/2020
PLANT GENETICS 2019/2020
PLANT NUTRITION 2020/2021 2019/2020
PLANT PROTEOMICS 2019/2020
PLANT TISSUE CULTURE 2020/2021 2021/2022
PLANTS FOR BIOENERGY 2019/2020


Research Projects


Completed
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On-Going
2021 - Present Elucidation of Oryza sativa response to beneficial microorganisms? interaction in acid sulfate soil using molecular-based approaches.
2019 - Present In vitro propagation of Etlingera elatior J. (Torch ginger) via indirect regeneration
2019 - Present In Vitro (Tissue Culture) Propagation of Bentong Ginger (Zingiber Officinale Var. Bentong)
- Empowering Disabled Community Through Modern Agriculture
- Improving community quality of life through edible gardening


Publications


Article

2021 Commercial potentials and agronomic status of etlingera elatior, a promising horticulture plant from zingiberaceae family. AGRIVITA, Journal of Agricultural Science, 43 (3) pp. 665-678
2021 Optimisation of Culture Condition for Sacha Inchi (Plukenetia Volubilis) Callus Induction. Tropical Agroecosystems, 2 (2) pp. 87-90
2016 Bouea microphylla Griff. (Anacardiaceae) reinstated. The Malayan Nature Journal, 67 (4) pp. 480-485
2015 Assessment of genetic relationships within Bouea (Anacardiaceae) accessions in Peninsular Malaysia using inter simple sequence repeats (ISSR) markers. African Journal of Biotechnology, 14 (2) pp. 76-85
2013 In vitro mutagenesis of Etlingera elatior (Jack) and early detection of mutation using RAPD markers. Turkish Journal of Biology, 37 (6) pp. 716-725
2012 In vitro propagation of Etlingera elatior (Jack) (torch ginger). Scientia Horticulturae, 135 () pp. 145-150
Conference or Workshop Item

2021 Plant Growth-Promoting Features of Bacterial Endophytes Isolated from Etlingera Elatior. In: International Congress of the Malaysian Society for Microbiology 2021 (ICMSM2021),