Short description of research activities in CRC 990:

Prof. Dr. Damayanti Buchori is professor of entomology/biological control at Department of Plant Protection, Faculty of Agriculture, Bogor Agricultural University (IPB), Indonesia. Her research interest are insect ecology, particularly as it relates to land use. Her research focus spans from applied agricultural research of biological control and insect pest management, host parasite interaction, pollination ecology, to insect diversity and land use change. In the last 10 years the focus of her research has expanded to research on insect diversity and conservation on small islands. Currently, she is also a Head of Biological Control Laboratory at Dep.of Plant Protection, IPB and serve as supervisor of graduate and post graduate students at IPB.