• Anda berminat untuk menjadi pelajar USM? Anda boleh memohon kemasukan ke USM melalui laman sesawang:
  • ANNOUNCEMENT!! Mohamed Haniff Research & Development Trust Fund Research Grant is now open! Click here for details.
  • JAWATAN KOSONG DI PUSAT PENGAJIAN SAINS KAJIHAYAT. MOHON SEKARANG.
    Sila klik di sini untuk maklumat lanjut.
  • HEBAHAN UNTUK PELAJAR YANG MENJALANI LATIHAN INDUSTRI!
    Sila klik di sini untuk format report teknikal
    Sila klik di sini untuk borang laporan penilaian
    UPDATE 2017
    Sila klik di sini untuk borang maklum balas dan surat pengesahan status pelajar LI

Nadine

Dr.  Nadine Ruppert
(604)-6533513
Email: n.ruppert@usm.my
Senior Lecturer
B.Sc.(Hons), M.Sc. (Tropical Biology), University Würzburg (UniWü), Germany
Ph.D., Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)

Research Profile

Primate ecology, behaviour & conservation
Plant-mammal interactions (seed dispersal)
Head of Macaca Nemestrina Project www.macaca-nemestrina.org

 

Current Research

 

  •             Study of  the behaviour and ecology of  a habituated free-ranging group of southern pig-tailed macaques (Macaca nemestrina) at Segari Melintang Forest Reserve, Perak
  •      Determining the role of M. nemestrina in seed dispersal and forest regeneration
  •      Assessing the use of oil palm plantations by wild M. nemestrina and its implications for mitigating human-wildlife conflicts
  •             Involved in the establishment of numerous new primate studies in Malaysia, involving orang-utan, macaques and langurs
  •            Former research: Seed dispersal of rattan palms by mammals

Collaborators

 

National

  •          Perak Forestry Department
  •          Department of Wildlife and National Parks Peninsular Malaysia (PERHILITAN)
  •          Malaysian Primatological Society

 International

  •          German Primate Centre (DPZ), Goettingen Germany
  •          The Rufford Foundation, London UK

Selected Publications

  •             Ruppert N, Asyraf M and Shahrul Anuar MS (2014) Role of pig-tailed macaques (Macaca nemestrina) in seed dispersal of non-climbing rattans in Peninsular Malaysia. Asian Primates Journal 4(2): 42-51.
  •             Ruppert N,  Asyraf M and Shahrul Anuar MS (2015) Rattan (Calamoideae) abundance and above-ground biomass at a primary rainforest of Peninsular Malaysia. Journal of Plant Ecology & Diverstity. Accepted.
  •            Ruppert N, Asyraf M, Shahrul Anuar MS (2015) Diversity and biomass of terrestrial small mammals at a Malaysian primary rainforest reserve (Segari Melintang Forest Reserve, Peninsular Malaysia). Journal of Tropical Life Science, 5(1):33-42.
  •             Ruppert N, Asyraf M, Shahrul Anuar MS (2012) One-year mark-and-recapture study on small terrestrial mammals at Segari Melintang Forest Reserve, Perak: Assessing trap height and bait preference and efficiency of different tagging methods for long-term identification. Procceedings of the seminar on long-term ecological research in East Asia Pacific region (EAP-LTER2012): Challenges of environment monitoring towards sustainability, Kuala Lumpur 4-5 July 2012.
  •             Ruppert N,  Asyraf M, Shahrul Anuar MS (2012) New shoots from inflorescences in Calamus castaneus in Peninsular Malaysia. Palms. 56(1): 36-40.

ixICON DIREKTORIixICON PELAJARxICON ALUMNIxICON BAKAL PELAJARxICON CAMPUS ONLINExICON IBUBAPAPELAWATxICON STAFF