Darmawan Saptadi – staff of “Universitas Brawijaya” and a PhD candidate associated with PMB Lab., finally completed his PhD program. He took his PhD (S3) Open (Final) Examination in Jan. 25, 2012. He has worked for his PhD (S3) program since 2006. He was successful in defending his dissertation before a team of 7 examiners. At the end of the exam, the team of examiners declared he passed his final PhD. exam.
Darmawan Saptadi’s dissertation title was about molecular marker development and evaluation in Physic Nuts (Jathropha curcas). Darmawan Saptadi’s PhD (S3) advisory committee were: Prof. Sudarsono (chairman), Dr. Asep Setiawan, and Dr. Bambang Heliyanto of Balittas, Malang. The two external examiners in Darmawan Saptadi’s open PhD (S3) examination were: Dr. Maya Melati and Dr. Sri Hartati (Puslitbun, Bogor).
The followings are snap shots taken during and after Darmawan’s PhD Open (Final) Examinations :
All PMB Lab staffs and associated graduate students also congratulate Darmawan Saptadi for his success in defending his dissertation before the examiners. We hope that Darmawan Saptadi will be able to return to Brawijaya University and make positive contributions to his institution.