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Philip Lepun (Mr.)

B.Sc. Forestry (UPM), M.Sc. (UPM)
Field of Expertise : Forest Botany
Tel. : +6086-855461
Google Scholar: P. Lepun / Philip Lepun / Lepun,P.

Current Research Interest

  1. Distribution of endemic plants genera in Borneo
  2. Biogeographical approaches in analyzing tropical forest biodiversity
  3. Management and conservation of special plant in Sarawak
  4. Identifying the most appropriate ecological for the high quality of gaharu production in Sarawak
  5. Sarawak Bio-Gaharu (SBG); a new innovation for gaharu plantation in Sarawak
  6. Agricultural approaches and poverty eradication in rural areas, Sarawak
  7. Relationship of Agriculture goods prices increment with the production of agriculture products

Selected Publications

  1. Faridah-Hanum, I. and P. Lepun. (2006). Tree species composition and attributes of Ayer Hitam Forest Reserve, Selangor in Peninsular Malaysia. The Malayan Forester 69 (2): 186-221.
  2. Lepun, P., I. Edham and I. Faridah-Hanum. (2001). A Preliminary Study on the Distribution Fruit Tree Taxa at Ayer Hitam Forest Reserve, Puchong, Selangor. Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agriculture Science Vol 24 (1): 11-17
  3. Faridah-Hanum, I., A. Rahim, P. Lepun, I. Edham and M. Nazre. (2001). Tree Taxa Inventory at Ayer Hitam Forest Base-Camp.  Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agriculture Science 24 (1): 29-34
  4. Faridah-Hanum, I., A.Z. Ibrahim, Shamsul Khamis, M. Nazre, P. Lepun, G. Rusea, J.J. Lajuni and A. Latif (2001). An Annotated Checklist of Higher Plants in Ayer Hitam Forest Reserve, Puchong, Selangor. Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agriculture Science  24 (1): 61-78
  5. Lepun, P., Faridah Hanum I and Kamaruzaman Jusoff (2007). Tree Species Distribution in Ayer Hitam Forest Reserve, Selangor, Malaysia p. 75-81. In Markatos, N., A. Stamou, J. Beltrao, T. Panagopoulus, C. Helmis, E. Stamatiou, A. Hatzopoulou and M. D. Carlos Antunes (eds.) Proceedings of the 3rd IASME/WSEAS International Conference on ENERGY, ENVIRONMENT, ECOSYSTEMS and SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (EEESD '07) in Agios Nikolaos, Crete Island, Greece, July 24-26, 2007. Published by World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society Press.
  6. Wong, K.M., Y.W. Low, M.S. Zahid, A.O. Aziz, P. Lepun, M. Sugumaran, I. Zulkifpli and K.L. Chew. (2007). Where the Rhino roams: a survey of the vegetation of the Selai area in the Endau-Rompin National Park, Johor, Malaysia. Pp.17-26. In: Mohamed, H. and Zakaria-Ismail, M. (eds.). The Forests and Biodiversity of Selai Endau-Rompin. Perbadanan Taman Negera Johor
  7. Make, J., P. Lepun, I.Johan, and I. Dahlan. (2006). S.W.O.T Analysis for Determining Potential and Constraints of Agroforestry in Loagan Bunut National Park. P.94-101. In A.A. Tuen, A.K. Sayok, Toh A.N. and G.T. Nowed (eds.) Scientific journey through Borneo: Loagan Bunut a scientific expedition on the physical, chemical, biological and sociological aspects. Peat Swamp Forest project, UNDP/GEF funded (MAL/99/G31), Sarawak Forest Department and Institute of Biodiversity and Environmental Conservation, UNIMAS, Sarawak
  8. Dawend, J., J. Make, P. Lepun, S. Tan and R.K. Franklin. (2005). System approach on sustainable Gaharu conservation in Sarawak: an overview. Paper submitted for presentation at the International Seminar on Synergistic Approache to Appropriate Forest Technology for Sustaining Rainforest Ecosystems, 7-9 March 2005, Universiyi Putra Malaysia, Bintulu Campus, Sarawak Malaysia
  9. Lepun, P., I. Dahlan, and D. Nur Dalilah. (2002). Kenyah Longhouse in Sarawak: Material, Design And Uniqueness. Malaysian Science and Technology Congress 2002, Symposium C: Life Sciences. Kuching, Sarawak
  10. Rusea, G., P. Lepun, and A.Badrul. (2001). Noteworthy Herbaceous Plants of Tasik Meranti and Bukit Pelarik, Wang Kelian, Perlis. In Faridah Hanum, I., Kasim Osman and Latif, A. (eds.) Kepelbagaian Biologi dan Pengurusan Taman Negeri Perlis Persekitaran Fizikal dan Biologi Wang Kelian. Jabatan Perhutanan Perlis, Kangar
  11. Faridah Hanum, I. and  P. Lepun. (1999). Tree species composition of Kuala Langat North Peat Swamp Forest, Selangor. Proceeding of the International Conference and Workshop on Tropical Peat Swamps, Georgetown Berjaya, Penang, 27 – 29 July, 1999
  12. Lepun, P. (2002). Tree Species Composition and Distribution in Ayer Hitam Forest Reserve, Puchong, Selangor. Master Science. Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang. 209pp
  13. Lepun, P. (1999). Floristic and Biomass of 1-ha Plot in Kuala Langat North Peat Swamp Forest. B. Sc. Forestry. Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor


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