Past Internship

Name : ANNE-LAURE
University : ISTOM, France (College of Advanced Studies in International Argo-Department)
Course : –
Project : Precision farming project that focused on the production of detailed yield maps using GIS and GPS.
Duration of Internship : –
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Name : CLAIRE MERLAY
University : ISTOM, France (College of Advanced Studies in International Argo-Department)
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Project : 1) ISO 9001:2000 certification of AAR Tissue Culture Laboratory (preparing documentation on packing, delivery schedule, dispatch schedule, after sales service and customer relation. 2) The efficency of Holt Nut Wizard in the aspect of time and cost compared with the conventional method.
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Name : HELEN
University : ISTOM, France (College of Advanced Studies in International Argo-Department)
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Project : Sustainability of oil palm plantation and the legume cover crop, Mucuna bracteata.
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Name : LOW MAY YEE
University : University Putra Malaysia
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Project : Estimation of vegetative sizes of oil palm based on Spot 5 image using neural network.
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Name : NIRWANA NURDIN
University : University Putra Malaysia
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Project : Digital elevation modelling (DEM) and computation of slope for each management unit.
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Name : LAURE ANDRE
University : University of ISTOM, France (School of Engineers in International Agro Development)
Course : Master in Tropical Agronomy and Development
Project : 1) Oil Palm Seed Reserves. 2) Comparison of plantation’s cost of production in M’sia and Indonesia.
Duration of Internship : 7/1/2009 – 9/15/2009
Supervisor : GKJ
Name : LISE ARCHAMBAUD
University : ISTOM, France (College of Advanced Studies in International Argo-Department)
Course : Degree in Tropical Agronomy and Development
Project : Comparisons of two arigcultural systems : French vineyards and Malaysia Oil Palm
Duration of Internship : 7/1/2009 – 9/15/2009
Supervisor : WCK
Name : YAP CHENG LOCK
University : University of Nottingham, Malaysia Campus
Course : Bachelor (Hons.) in Plant Biotechnology
Project : 1) Documenting the injury symptoms of young oil palm seedlings due to fertilizer and herbicide toxicity. 2) The evaluation of Mucuna Bracteata seeds growth rate in different containers and media.
Duration of Internship : 7/1/2009 – 9/15/2009
Supervisor : TCB
Name : DOYELLE CAMILLE
University : University of ISTOM, France (School of Engineers in International Agro Development)
Course : Master in Agrodevelopment
Project : 1) Determine the toxicity level of aluminum on oil palm seedlings. 2) Determine the different mineral deficiencies on the leguminous Mucuna Bractetea.
Duration of Internship : 7/10/2009 – 9/25/2009
Supervisor : GKJ
Name : CHOW JIA WEN
University : INTI (INTI International College University)
Course : Bachelor (Hons.) in Biotechnology
Project : Recommended genomic DNA (gDNA) and chloroplast DNA (cpDNA) extraction methods and its application in oil palm biotech research
Duration of Internship : 8/17/2009 – 12/4/2009
Supervisor : WWC
Name : KHOO XIN HUI
University : INTI (INTI International College University)
Course : Bachelor (Hons.) in Biotechnology
Project : Optimised protein staining method(s) for different oil palm tissue types
Duration of Internship : 8/17/2009 – 12/4/2009
Supervisor : WWC
Name : INTAN FARHANA BINTI SHARIFUDIN
University : Monash University
Course : Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology
Project : 1) Comparison of nutrient release rates for controlled release fertilizer using the European standard method – a preliminary studies on development of method to study the quality of fertilizer in the laboratory. 2) To develop a field texture kit for soil survey.
Duration of Internship : 12/1/2009 – 2/28/2010
Supervisor : TNM
Name : ARINA SHAIRAH BINTI ABDUL SUKOR
University : University Putra Malaysia
Course : Bachelor in Agriculture Science
Project : Effect of Nitrogen Sources on Growth of Oil Palm Seedlings (Elaies guineensis Jacq.) using Hydroponic and Sand Culture Systems
Duration of Internship : 12/24/2009 – 4/16/2010
Supervisor : GKJ
Name : NURUL SHAZLIENA BINTI SHAMSULBAHRI
University : University Tecknology Mara
Course : Bachelor of Science (Hons.) in Chemical (Forensic Analysis)
Project : 1) SPA 3-07: To develop a field texture kit for soil survey. 2) SPA 2-06: Development of a method to determine the quality of fertilizer in the laboratory.
Duration of Internship : 3/1/2010 – 4/25/2010
Supervisor : PG
Name : KOK SUET YHENG
University : Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Course : Bachelor in Geoinformatics
Project : Interpretation on spatial distribution of Ganoderma disease in oil palm plantation using GIS
Duration of Internship : 4/26/2010 – 7/9/2010
Supervisor : GKJ
Name : LIM TZE SIANG
University : University Malaya
Course : Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology
Project : Variation of stomatal frequency among oil palm seedlings
Duration of Internship : 5/10/2010 – 7/4/2010
Supervisor : WCK
Name : LING KUOK YONG
University : University Malaya
Course : Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology
Project : 1) To assist to conduct observation trial – Mucuna’s ability to absorb water. 2) OP nursery trial – Effect of SCF/CRF in coastal soils (Selangor series).
Duration of Internship : 5/11/2010 – 7/4/2010
Supervisor : TCB
Name : LEE YING PING
University : University Putra Malaysia
Course : Bachelor of Agriculture Science (Soil Science)
Project : Induced Aluminium toxicity and hyperacidity symptoms of oil palm seedlings
Duration of Internship : 6/21/2010 – 10/22/2010
Supervisor : GKJ
Name : LOW KIAN MIN
University : University of Nottingham, Malaysia Campus
Course : Bachelor of Science (Hons.) in Plant Biotechnology
Project : AAR clonal oil palm inflorescences data
Duration of Internship : 7/1/2010 – 10/1/2010
Supervisor : KK / WCK
Name : STEFANIE LEE
University : University of Nottingham, Malaysia Campus
Course : Bachelor of Science (Hons.) in Plant Biotechnology
Project : Identification of the primary pathogen for orange leaf spot disease affecting oil palm – an in vivo approach
Duration of Internship : 7/1/2010 – 8/31/2010
Supervisor : TNM
Name : LOW WEI HAN
University : University Putra Malaysia
Course : Bachelor of Agriculture Science
Project : Land suitability zoning for rubber cultivation & rubber yield pattern analysis
Duration of Internship : 7/12/2010 – 10/29/2010
Supervisor : TSH
Name : KHAING NEW MON
University : INTI (INTI International College University)
Course : B.Sc. (Hons.) in Biotechnology
Project : DNA Banking: Comparison of DNA extracted from different conditional oil palm tissue types
Duration of Internship : 8/23/2010 – 12/10/2010
Supervisor : WWC
Name : NG PENG WAH
University : INTI (INTI International College University)
Course : B.Sc. (Hons.) in Biotechnology
Project : Screening of Simple Sequence Repeat (SSR) markers suitable for AAR’s planting materials
Duration of Internship : 8/23/2010 – 12/10/2010
Supervisor : WWC
Name : CHIN WENG FEI
University : University Putra Malaysia
Course : Bachelor of Agriculture Science
Project : Urea volatilization losses from oil palm plantation
Duration of Internship : 1/3/2011 – 4/22/2011
Supervisor : TCB
Name : LOGACHANTHIRIKA A/P SITHAMPARAM
University : University Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)
Course : Bachelor of Engineering (Hons.) in Biosystem Engineering
Project : 1) Evaluating and comparing Takakura Composting Method with other composts. 2) Analyzing nutrient toxicity on young oil palm trees. 3) Designing weed chart for the company.
Duration of Internship : 5/3/2011 – 7/30/2011
Supervisor : TCB

News

AAR wishes to congratulate Ms. Gan Siau Ting and their team members for being awarded the 2013 PIPOC’s Best Poster Award, for their poster paper “A High Density DArT- and SNP-based Linkage Map of ...
AAR wishes to congratulate Mr. Sim Choon Cheak for being awarded the 2012 Scholar Award, Southeast Asia region by IPNI. For further details, please visit IPNI website at http://www.ipni.net/article/I...
\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nThe GLC Open Day, a showcase of government-linked companies in collaborations with private sectors was held from 24-26 June 2011 at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. Boustead Holdings Bhd. is on...
The original article in PDF format\r\n\r\nAs food prices escalate throughout the world, scientists say it is time for Malaysia to pay more attention to soil and crop research.\r\n\r\n\"The crisis of high foo...
\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nDr. Kee Khan Kiang, Director of Research, AAR holding the certificate of achievement during the 5th Malaysia Power Brand 2011 Award Gala Dinner held on 27 March 2011.\r\n\r\n\r\nCongr...
\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nNote: This article is written by Dr. Chee in mandarin and published by Agroworld, Issue No. 236, February 2011, Kuala Lumpur : 34-36. (Translated by Soon, S.H. and reviewed by Wong, C.K.)\r\n...
RM4.4b allocation for oil palm replanting (published in Business Times dated 5 January 2011)\r\n\r\nThe original article in PDF format\r\nMalaysia\'s oil palm industry will spend RM4.4 billion to replan...
From \'Dolly Parton\' bunches to smaller one, oil-laden ones (published in Business Times, 23 November 2010)\r\n\r\nClick here to enlarge image\r\n...
Congratulations to AAR on being awarded the ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System certification for its Tissue Culture Laboratory (published in New Straits Times dated 20 November 2010)\r\n...
(The mandarin version of this article is published in Alam Pertanian, issue 8, 2010. This article is translated from mandarin to English by SSH)\r\n(The Bahasa Malaysia version of this article is a...
\"油棕品种 - 矮种,高产量,高油量特点 - 打造丰硕收成油棕园\" (published in Alam Pertanian, issue 7, 2010)\r\n\r\n\r\n...
\"Baka Kelapa Sawit Terkini Untuk Meraih Hasil Yang Tinggi\" (published in Info Pertanian, issue 7, 2010)\r\n >>Mandarin version<<\r\n\r\n\r\n...
\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nScope of certification: Production and sales of tissue cultured clonal oil palm planting materials starting from the receiving of embryoids\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nAcknowledgeme...
Aerial Impression of AAR\'s New Complex\r\n\r\n\r\n[ngg_images source=\"albums\" container_ids=\"2\" display_type=\"photocrati-nextgen_basic_extended_album\" gallery_display_type=\"photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnai...
We regret to announce the sudden demise of a dear friend and colleague Madam Ho Yuk Wah recently. The International Oil Palm fraternity has lost a valuable member who had contributed so much to the in...
AAR moving into new office complex (published in The Star dated 18 January 2008)\r\n...
Strong demand boosts CPO price (published in Financial Daily dated 18 January 2008)\r\n...
Cheap oil palm replanting loans for smallholders (published in New Straits Times dated 18 January 2008)\r\n...
\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nOrder form\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nPreface\r\n\"There has never been a cover crop like this before in our plantations\" was the common comment that we heard at the Seminar and Field Tour on \" Mucuna bract...
The Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Alfred Jabu Numpang refuted allegations made by some Western non-governmental organisations (NGOs) that peat soil in Sarawak was unsuitable for plantin...
Centre for crop research (published in The Star dated 25 February 2007)\r\n...
Queen\'s Royal Visit to Goodenough College\r\n\r\nMr. Patrick Ng (second from left) was presented to the Queen of United Kingdom on 10 November 2006.\r\n\"Queen Elizabeth II, the Queen of United Kingdom would...
AA Resources optimistic of 20pc sales growth (published in New Straits Times dated 19/07/2006)\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nEditor\'s notes\r\nErrata\r\n1) Dr. Soh Aik Chin is Head of Agricultural Resources and not chief exe...
Cloned oil palms push up AAR revenue (published in The Star dated 19/07/2006)\r\n\r\nEditor\'s notes\r\nErrata\r\n1) Dr. Soh Aik Chin is Head of Agricultural Resources and not chief executive officer....
\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\nWe are proud to announce that Dr Soh Aik Chin, the Head of Advanced Agriecological Research Sdn. Bhd., has been awarded the Fellow of Academy Science for year 2006 under the biological scien...
Clones from Ijok (published in Malaysian Business dated 16-30 June 2006)\r\n\r\n\r\n...
AAR is proud to announce that Mr. Patrick Ng (Research Officer), who joined us in 1998 has been awarded the prestigious \'British Chevening Scholarships\' for year 2006 from the British Council of Malay...
\r\n\r\n\r\nAAR wish to congratulate Madam Siti Norasikin Binti Moksen (Research Clerk) on her successful completion of the Executive Diploma in Management with Distinction from University of Malaya. It is ...
\r\nWe are proud to announce that Dr Soh Aik Chin, the Head of Advanced Agriecological Research Sdn. Bhd., was presented the prestigious Malaysian Toray Science Foundation 2005 Science & Technology ...