Chee Kong Yap
University Putra Malaysia
Biography: Chee Kong YAP is currently working as an Associate Professor in the Department of Biology, Faculty of Science at University Putra Malaysia (UPM) since May 2009. He obtained his Bachelor of Science with Education (Hons), Masters of Science and Ph.D. degrees in 1998, 2000 and 2003, respectively, from the Faculty of Science and Environmental Studies from UPM. From 2002 until December 2018, he has already published 261 peer-reviewed papers in which he is the first author/ corresponding author for more than 200 papers. In addition, he has published 21 papers (8.60%) as a single author of the paper. Until December 2018, 192 of them (including book chapters) have now been indexed in Elsevier’s Scopus with an H-index of 22 (>2072 citations) and H-index of 26 (>3284 citations) based on Google Scholar. So far, Dr. Yap has one accepted patent during his patent filing and application in November 2019, UPM.