- Expert Member for UNEP-WG Sustainable Product Development (since 1996)
- Coordinator, World Forestry Group-Bamboo dan Related Species Research Program, IUFRO
- Deputy Coordinator, World Forestry Group-Bamboo dan Related Species Research Program,
IUFRO (since 1995)
- Japan Bamboo Development and Protection Society, since 1992.
- Japan Saratoga Bamboo Society, USA (since 1992).
- Indian Rattan and Bamboo Association (since 1992)
- Technical Advisor - Kangonga Production Center of the Handicap, Zambia, Africa. Since
- Reviewer for Refereed Journal Thai Journal of Forestry, Bangladesh Journal of
Forest Science, Japan Bamboo Journal, Journal Tropical Forest Products dan Journal of
Forest Science, FRIM.
- International Union of Forestry Research Organization (IUFRO) (since June 1991).
- . American Bamboo Society (since February 1992).
- . Japan Saratoga Bamboo Society, USA (since June 1992).
- . Session Chairman for Seminar on Properties and Utilization Rattan Trissur,
- . Evaluation Committee Member for India Bamboo Mat Board Project (1992).
- . Committee Member for International Grading Rule (1994).
- . Committee Member for International Standard for Mechanical Testing on Bamboo (since
- . Session Chairman for ` Fabric materials'. ASEAN Regional Workshop on
Re-presentation of Indigenous Materials'. Kuala Lumpur, 27-28 July 1994. National
Art Gallery & Ministry of Art and Culture
- . Resource Person for International Course on Sustainable Tropical Forest
Management 1 and 2. UPM, Serdang. 6 Nov. 1995; 7 Nov. 1996.
- Technical Committee for Small and Medium Indutries- World Bank- Malaysian Government
- Technical Committee for Handcraft Board, Ministry of Rural Development (since 1988).
- Committee Member for Rural Industries Development Corporation, Ministry of Rural
Development (since 1988).
- Committee Member for Malay Chamber, Prime Minister Department.
- Committee Member for Advancement and Technology of Machineries, Ministry of Rural
Development (since 1996).
- Committee Member for FRIM-JHEOA dan FRIM-FELCRA. Since 1987.
- National Technical Committee for IV Oil Palm Trunk Seminar IV. 29 April-1st May 1997.
- Co-chairman for National Bamboo Exhibition. FRIM-MHB. December 1992- April 1993.
- Session Chairman for National Chemical Analysis Symposium IV (UPM- 1990), V
(University of Malaya- 1991) and VI (Institut Teknologi MARA- 1992).
- . Court/Government Expert Witness for Rattan Smuggling Case (since 1989).
- . Member of Malaysia Invention and Design Society (since 1989).
- . Member of Malaysian Microbiology and Biochemistry Society (since (1980).
- . Ahli Persatuan Bulan Sabit Merah Malaysia (dari 1976)
- . EXCO Committee- Malaysia Eisenhower Fellow Association. Since 1998.
- Committee Member for Bamboo & Rattan FRIM-FELCRA
- Committee Member for Bamboo & Rattan FRIM-JHEOA
- Committee Member of Patent FRIM
- Editorial Committee Member for Bamboo & Rattan Pusat Penerangan Rotan IDRC
- Muslim Charity Board of FRIM
- FRIM Cooperative
Diploma- Institute Teknologi Mara
1. Zamri Haron - A study on the anatomical properties of Bambusa
vulgaris var. striata and B. vulgaris (June 1989).
2. Md. Yusoff Mohd. Diah - Mensurational attributes
of three different localities of B. vulgaris (June 1989).
3. Akhbar Tayib - Fiber morphology and chemical constituents
of B. vulgaris (February 1992).
4. Noraziah Mohd. Lair - Fibre morphology and chemical constituents of Gigantochloa
scortechinii (February 1992).
5. Abdul Rizar Mat - Fiber morphology and chemical constituents
of 1, 2 and 3 years old Gigantochloa scortechinii
6. Siti Rafidah Mahmud - Variation in anatomical features
and chemical properties of Bambusa heterostachya (June 1992).
7. Suzana Mohamad- Chemical constituents of Calamus manan at
different age and height levels (1994).
Bachelor of Science
1. Saharudin Ab. Rani - Physical and mechanical
properties of some Malaysian bamboos. July 1990. Universiti Pertanian
2. Shuaib Md. Saman - A study of the
drying properties and anatomy of three bamboo
species in Peninsular Malaysia (July 1992). Universiti
3. Rosley Said - Anatomical properties and drying characteristics of
three Malaysian canes (July 1992). Universiti Pertanian Malaysia.
4. Mohd Tamizi Mustafa - High Pressure Sap Displacement
Method for Bamboo Preservation. 1995. Universiti Pertanian Malaysia.
5. Jefri bin Jusoh and Azhari Mohamad. The suitability of selected
palmwood in comparisons to rubberwood (Hevea brasiliensis) and kempas (Koompasia
malaccensis) for flooring. Institut Teknologi Tun Husin Onn. Universiti Teknologi
Malaysia. October 1996.
6. Ahmad Norman Sulaiman. Type of bindings and bill of costing for
rattan furniture making. MARA Institute of Technology (ITM). November 1996.
Master of Science
1. Taha Wahab - Bamboo for earth structure and
reinforcement. 1994-1996. University of Malaya.
2. Stig Lande- Acoustical Properties of Calamus
manan and C. ornatus. 1993-1994. Agriculture University of
3. Roszaini Kadir - Variation in properties of 2 planted Malaysian
rattans (Daemonorops angustifolia and Calamus scipionum). 1994-1997.
Universiti Pertanian Malaysia .
Doctor of Philosophy
- Jamaludin Kasim- Bamboo for particle and composite boards. Universiti Pertanian
- Ashari Hj Amin - Properties of 5 malaysian palms and their suitability as housing
components. Universiti Pertanian Malaysia. 1996-2001.
- Mansur Ahmad. Properties of bamboo parallam. Virginia Tech. USA. Blacksburg, Virginia.