Author Archives: Iskandar Z Siregar

About Iskandar Z Siregar

Dr. Iskandar Z Siregar is a professor at the Department of Silviculture, Faculty of Forestry, Bogor Agricultural University (IPB), Indonesia. His research interests are Population Genetics of Forest Trees, Molecular Genetics of Forest Plants, , Conservation and Sustainable Management of Tropical Forest Genetic Resources, Forest Tree Improvement, Forest Adaptation and Genetics in Silviculture. Current research projects are Genetic Variation of Shorea spp, Aquillaria spp., Melia spp. and Toona spp, Genetic Marker based Chain of Custody (CoC) in Timber (teak, agarwood and dipterocarps), Genetic Risks of Species Extincion (Endangered Shorea spp.), Conservation of Tree Genetic Resources outside Forests.

Article: Adaptability of white jabon (Anthocephalus cadamba miq.) seedlings from 12 populations to drought and waterlogging

Abstract The study was carried out for investigation of the adaptability of white jabon seedlings from 12 populations to drought and water logging stresses in a controlled green house. The results showed that the adaptive responses of white jabon seedling … Continue reading

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Article: Closely related and sympatric but not all the same: genetic variation of Indo-West Pacific Rhizophora mangroves across the Malay Peninsula

Abstract Members of the mangrove genus Rhizophora represent the most commonly occurring and highly valued species in the Indo-West Pacific region. However, to date, few studies have been directed towards the understanding of their genetic variation. The levels and patterns … Continue reading

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Article: Population genetics of the critically endangered species Dipterocarpus littoralis (bl.) Kurz (dipterocarpaceae) endemic on nusakambangan island, Indonesia.

Abstract Dipterocarpus littoralis Blume is a critically endangered dipterocarp species found only in Nusakambangan Island, Central Java, Indonesia. Patterns of genetic diversity and population genetic structure of adults and saplings in two extant populations (Kali Jati and Solok Besek) were … Continue reading

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Article: An entrepreneurial, research-based university model focused on intellectual property management for economic development in emerging economies: The case of Bogor Agricultural University, Indonesia

Abstract Higher education institutions in emerging regions of the world are increasingly expected (largely by their governments and community) to promote regional economic development and national competitiveness. This case study on one of the prominent academic universities in Indonesia – … Continue reading

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Book Chapter “Incorporating Social and Natural Science in the Restoration of an Indonesian Conservation Forest: A Case Study from Jambi”

A book chapter, entitled “Incorporating Social and Natural Science in the Restoration of an Indonesian Conservation Forest: A Case Study from Jambi” written by Ulfah J. Siregar, Iskandar Z. Siregar, S. Wilarso Budi, Y. Hero, D. Suharjito, and Hardjanto, Faculty … Continue reading

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Resource person for the training on post mining reclamation at SEAMEO-BIOTROP Bogor (1 February 2013)

Silvicultural aspects on post mining reclamatiom were discussed during the training conducted at SEAMEO BIOTROP, Bogor. As one of the resource persons, I presented a lecture on the obove mentioned subject that were attended by postgard students, mine officers and … Continue reading

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JMB Meeting of CRC990-EFForTS (Indonesia) in Jambi University (29-30 January 2013)

JMB meeting of CRC990-EFForTS (Indonesa Consortium) was held at UNJA Campus Mendalo, Jambi. The meeting was officially opended by UNJA Rector, Prof. Aulia Tasman, and led by Speaker/Coordinator Indonesia, Prof. Anas M. Fauzi (Vice Rector for Reserach and Collaboration IPB). … Continue reading

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Visit to partner universities in Denmark (6-7 December 2012) and the Visit of Prof. Erik Kjaer and Dr. Lene R. Nielsen in Bogor (23 January 2013)

Visit to partner universities in Denmark, i.e. University of Copenhagen (UC) and Aarhus University (AU), was made on 6-7 December 2012. During the visit at Copenhagen, MoU between IPB Bogor and University of Copenhagen was signed by Vice Rector IPB … Continue reading

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Workshop on Biodiversity Research (30 November 2012)

On 30 Nov 2012, a workshop on biodiversity research jointly organized between Bogor Agriculural University (IPB) and University of Goettingen (UGOE) was successfully conducted at the Campus of Faculty of Forestry IPB. The workshop was attended by around 40 participants … Continue reading

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CRC990-EFForTS Workshop on Data Policy and Management at IPB Bogor (22 November 2012)

The workshop were attended by CRC990-EFForTS researchers from UNJA, UNTAD, IPB, UGOE and LIPI. The Workshop was conducted with objectives as follows: i) to identify gaps (e.g. specific circumstances not covered by the draft); ii) to identify contradictions within the … Continue reading

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