Name       : DR. Ramadanil Pitopang

Born           : Payakumbuh, Minangkabau, Indonesia 

  Occupation :

                     Lecturer at  Department of Biology 

                      Faculty    of  Mathematics and Natural

                      Sciences  Tadulako University

                      Palu INDONESIA (1990- now),

 

Home Address                                 

                    Perumahan Dosen UNTAD Blok C9 / No.1, 

                    TONDO  Palu, Sulawesi Tengah

                    INDONESIA ( 94118),

                    Mobile : 0852 412 688 41

                    e-mail : pitopang_64@ yahoo.com

                                    rpitopang@tnc.org

 

Educational Background     

 

1.      Doctor in Biological Sciences (Botany, Plant Taxonomy), Bogor Agricultural University , Bogor, Indonesia (2006)

 

2.      Master of Science in Environmental Biology, Post Graduate Program,  Institute of Technology Bandung, Indonesia (1994)

 

3.      Bachelor of Science  (Drs) in Biological Sciences, University of Andalas  Padang Indonesia (1989).

 

Teaching Experiences

 

1.      General Biologi for the first  year grade Dept of. Biology, Fac.of  Mathematics and Natural Sciences Tadulako University ( 2006-Now

2.      Conservation Biology  for the third year grade Dept of. Biology, Fac.of  Mathematics and Natural Sciences Tadulako University ( 2006-Now Wildlife Conservation for Third year grade Dept.of Forest Management, Tadulako University (2000-now)

3.      Plant Morphology  for the third year grade Dept of. Biology, Fac.of  Mathematics and Natural Sciences Tadulako University ( 2006-Now)

4.      Plant Taxonomy I (Higher plant) for second year grade Dept  of Biology, Basic Sciences. Tadulako University ( 2007-Now)

5.      Ethnobotany for third  year grade Dept of Biology, Basic Sciences. Tadulako University ( 2007-Now) 

 

Workshop, Seminar and Symposium

 

1.      International Symposium: Land Use, Nature Conservation, and the Stability of Rainforest Margins in Southeast Asia;  Jointly Organized by : IPB- UNTAD and University of Gottingen and Kassel University GERMANY,  September 30- October 3, 2002, Bogor, INDONESIA

2.      Congress and National Seminar of The Indonesian Plant Taxonomist Society., 19-20 December 2004. Universitas Sebelas Maret Surakarta, INDONESIA

3.      Sixth International Flora Malesiana Symposium 2004. Los Banos, Philippines, 20-24 September 2004.

4.      National Seminar of Sustainabilty of BioNatural Resources Utilization. Palu, INDONESIA 28 September 2004.

5.      International Symposium  Land Use, Nature and Conservation . Gottingen , Germany. 19-23 September 2005.

 

6.      Short Training in Plant Taxonomy and Herbarium Management. National Herbarium of Netherland, Leiden. 25 September 2005 -2 November 2005.

 

7.      STORMA Stake Holder Workshop ” Sustainable Resource Management Under Global Change-What Can Researchers Tell Decision Makers? LIPI Jakarta, 20-21 February 2008

 

8.      International Seminar on Improvement of Local Communities income surround Lore Lindu NP for the Sustainability of rain forest margins as an integrated agriculture systems II. Palu, Indonesia. November 12nd 2007

 

9.      International Workshop of The Aculture Project ” Extension of The Workshop C Activity”. Organized by Tadulako University and Aculture Project (Universitat fur Booenkultur Wien,      Austria, Humbold University-Berlin Germany, Universitat Hohenheim, Stutgard- Germany- UNTAD and Unsyiah banda Aceh). Palu  May 5th 2008

 

 

Work Experiences

 

1.      Head of Biology Laboratory Tadulako University (1990-1997)

2.      Staff of Center for Environmental Studies Tadulako University (1996-now)

3.      Curator  of The Herbarium Celebense, Universitas Tadulako Palu (1999-now)

  

Papers and Publications (Since 2000- Now)

    

1.      Ramadanil Pitopang and S. Siebert. 2000.  Plant Diversity  in the Rattan Cultivation sites at the Southern of The Lore Lindu National Park (Moa Village) Central Sulawesi.  (Joint Research with University of  Montana,  Missoulla, USA).

 

2.      Ramahanil Pitopang, S.R. Gradstein,  Paul. J.A. Kessler, and E. Guhardja. 2002. Tree Composition in Secondary Forest of Lore Lindu National Park, Central Sulawesi, INDONESIA. Abstract, Symposium “Land Use Nature conservation and the stability of rainforest margins in Southeast Asian” Bogor, 29 Sept.-3 Oct.2002

 

3.      Basri Z.  and Ramadanil Pitopang 2002 . Rattan Inventory at the Forest Margin of Lore Lindu National Park, Central Sulawesi, INDONESIA. Abstract, Symposium “Land Use Nature Conservation and the Stability of Rainforest Margins in Southeast Asian” Bogor, 29 Sept.-3 Oct. 2002

 

4.      Schmohl, S. P.J.A. Kessler, R. Pitopang, N.M. Mangkuwinoto, G. Schlosser, A. zu Drulle, N. Claassen and J. Krosel. 2002. Success ional Changes in Fallow Vegetation of Shifting Cultivation Systems of Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Abstract, Symposium “Land Use Nature Conservation and the Stability of Rainforest Margins in Southeast Asian” Bogor, 29 Sept.-3 Oct.2002

 

5.      Rahmatu, R., Ramadanil Pitopang and N. Sangadji. 2003. Ubi Banggai (Dioscorea spp) Inventory  at Banggai Island. 2003. Journal Agroland Edition September 2002. Fakultas Pertanian Universitas Tadulako. Palu

 

6.      Paul J.A. Kessler, M.M. Bos, S.E.C. Sierra Daza, A. Kop, L.P.M. Willemse, Ramadanil Pitopang and S.R. Gradstein. 2002. Checklist of Woody Plants of Sulawesi, INDONESIA. Blumea Supplement 14. 2002. Journal of Plant Taxonomy and Plant Geography. Nationaal Herbarium Nederland, Universiteit Leiden branch

 

7.      Kessler, M. P.J.A. Kessler, S.R.Gradstein, K.Bach, M. Schmull , Ramadanil Pitopang. 2003. Tree In Different Land use systems in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. (Submitted to Biodiversity and Conservation).

 

8.       Schulze, C., Waltert, M., Kessler, P.J.A., Ramadanil Pitopang., Shahabuddin, Veddeler, D., Stephan-Dewenter, I., Muhlenberg, M., Gradstein, S.R & Tscharntke, T. 2003. Biodiversity of indicator  taxa of tropical land use systems: Comparison plants, birds and Insect. (Journal applied of Ecology).

 

9.      Ramadanil Pitopang, P.J.A. Kessler, S.R. Gradstein, E. Guhardja, S.S. Tjitrosoedirdjo and H. Wiriadinata. 2004. Tree Composition in Secondary Forest of Lore Lindu National Park, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia in: G. Gerold, M. Fremerey and E. Guhardja. 2004: Land Use, Nature Conservation and the Stability of Rainforest Margins in South Asia.  Springer – Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, Printed in Germany.

 

10.   Ramadanil Pitopang and S.R. Gradstein, 2004. Herbarium Celebense (CEB), Its Roles to supporting Research of Plant Diversity of Sulawesi. Journal Biodiversitas Volume 5, No.1. Page: 36-41. Januari 2004. Jurusan Biologi FMIPA. Universitas Sebelas Maret. Surakarta.

 

11.  Ramadanil Pitopang, 2004. Flora Sulawesi Tengah Potensi, Status Perkembangan Penelitian, Permasalahan dan Upaya Konservasinya. In Journal Gagasan. Majalah Ilmiah Universitas Tadulako. Nomor 38. tahun XVII, Januari 2004.

 

12.  Ramadanil Pitopang, M.Kessler, P.J.A.Keβler, and S.R. Gradstein. 2004. Tree Diversity in Primary Forest, Secondary Forest and Forest Garden in Central Sulawesi, INDONESIA. In Program and Abstract of Sixth International Flora Malesiana Symposium 2004. Los Banos, Philippines, 20-24 September 2004

 

13.  Ramadanil Pitopang, S.R. Gradstein, P.J.A. Kessler and E. Guhardja. 2004. 4 Years Herbarium Celebense. In Program and Abstract of Sixth International Flora Malesiana Symposium 2004. Los Banos, Philippines, 20-24 September 2004

 

14.  Ramadanil Pitopang, 2004. Kajian Etnoekologi Masyarakat To TORO, Di Taman Nasional Lore Lindu. Sebuah Kearifan Lokal dalam Pengelolaan Sumberdaya Alam dan Lingkungan. National Seminar: Sustainability of BioNatural Resources Utilisation . a Join Between LIPI (The Indonesian Institute of Sciences and Tadulako Universitas). Palu, 28 September 2004.

 

15.  Ramadanil Pitopang, S.R. Gradstein,  E. Guhardja, J.P. Mogea, and D. Setiadi. 2005 Tree Diversity in Six Land Use Types Differing in Use Intensity at The Lore Lindu National Park, Central Sulawesi. Indonesia. Abstract in Symposium Land Use, Nature and Conservation. 19-23 September 2005, Gotingen. Germany

 

16.  Ramadanil Pitopang, S.R. Gradstein, E. Guhardja, J.P.Mogea, D.Setiadi and M.Kessler.2005. Tree Diversity in Six Land Use Type Differing in Use Intensity in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. A Preliminary Report. Submitted to Biotropia, Biotrop. Bogor

 

17.  Kessler, M., P.J.A. Kessler, S.R. Gradstein, K. Bach, M. Schmull & R. Pitopang. 2005. Tree diversity in primary forest and different land use systems in Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Biodiversity and conservation 14: 547-560.

 

18.  Gradstein, S.R., B. Tan, C. King, R.L. Zhu, C. Drubert & R. Pitopang. 2005. Catalogue of the Bryophytes of  Sulawesi, Indonesia. Journal of Hattori Botanical Laboratory 98: 213-257

 

19.  Structure and Composition of Vegetation in Six Land Use Types in The Lore Lindu National Park, Central Sulawesi. Indonesia. PhD Thesis. Bogor Agricultural University. 2006

 

20.  Christoph Leuschner, Kerstin Bohman, Paul.JA.Kessler and Ramadanil Pitopang. 2006. Influence of Sampling Strategy on The Distinction Between Tropical Pioneer and Non Pioneer Forest Species. Ecotropica 12 : 151 -160. Society for Tropical Ecology

 

21.  Ingolf Steffan-Dewenter, Michael Kessler, Jan Barkmann, Merijn Bos, Damayanti Buchori, Stefan Erasmi, Heiko Faust, Gerhard Gerold, Klaus Glenk, S. Robbert Gradstein, Edi Guhardja, Marieke Harteveld, Dietrich Hertel, Patrick Höhn, Martin Kappas, Stefan Köhler, Christoph Leuschner2, Miet Maertens, Rainer Marggraf, Sonja Migge-Kleian, Johanis Mogea, Ramadanil Pitopang, Matthias Schaefer, Stefan Schwarze, Simone G. Sporn, Andrea Steingrebe, Sri S. Tjitrosoedirdjo, Soekisman Tjitrosoemito, André Twele, Robert Weber, Lars Woltmann, Manfred Zeller, Teja Tscharntke. 2007. Tradeoffs between income, biodiversity, and ecosystem functioning during tropical rainforest conversion and agroforestry intensification. In  Proceeding of the National Academy of Sciences  (PNAS) the United Stated of  America. March 2007

 

22.  Ramadhanil Pitopang and I. Khaeruddin. 2008. Tree diversity in Primary Forest of the Lore Lindu National Park.. Journal Eugenia” Vol 14 Nomor 1 Januari 2008

 

23.  Structure and Composition of Understory Plant assemblages of Six Land Use Types  in The Lore Lindu National Park, Central Sulawesi Indonesia. Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy. 15(1): 1-12, 2008 (June).

 

24.   Ramadanil Pitopang*, H.Culmsee’, M. Kessler†, and S.R.  Gradstein. 2008. Structure and Floristic Composition of old Growth Secondary Forest in the Lore Lindu National Park Central Sulawesi Indonesia. Presented in International Symposium of Global Tropical Rain Forest and agroforestry  under global Warming.

 

 

25.  Ramadanil Pitopang. 2008. Indonesian Tropical Rain Forest, Biodiversity and Its related to Globaling Warming. Keynote Speaker in National Seminar. Anniversary of Faculty of Mathematic and Natural Science Tadulako University. Palu. October 13th 2008.

 

 

26.  Ramadanil Pitopang, I. Khaeruddin and S.R. Gradstein. 2008.The Effect of Forest Disturbance on Tree Diversity in The Lore Lindu National Park Central Sulawesi Indonesia. Presented in International Symposium  of Land use Change after Tsunami. Banda Aceh. University of Syiah Kuala. 3-9 November 2008.

 

 

 

 

 

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