Popi Septiani, Ph.D.

Popi Septiani, Ph.D.


School of Life Sciences & Technology
Institut Teknologi Bandung
Phone: +62 22 251 1575, 250 0258
Fax: +62 22 253 4107
Email : popi@sith.itb.ac.id

 

 

 

EDUCATION
Undergraduate Bachelor of Science in Biology, Bogor Agricultural University,
Indonesia.
February 2008
Master Master of Science in Biotechnology, Bandung Institute of
Technology, Indonesia.
September 2011
Doctor PhD in Agrobiodiversity (Curriculum: Plant Genetics),
Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies, Pisa, Italy.
November, 2019
COURSES TAUGHT
Course Code Course Name
BI-6112 Bioinformatics
BI-2105 Genetics
BT-5011 Advance Molecular Genetics
BI-3207 Cell and Biology Molecular Project
BT-5218 Molecular Breeding
BI-3209 Introduction of Bioinformatics for Biologist

 

WORK EXPERIENCE
  1. Junior lecturer and researcher, Genetics and Molecular Biotechnology Research Group, Bandung Institute of Technology, Indonesia (2019-current)
  2. Biotechnology Regulatory Specialist, DuPont Pioneer Indonesia (2012-2015)
    Description of duties:
    – Obtain timely and cost effective approvals for biotechnology plant products in Indonesia.
    – Provides technical and regulatory information to support Indonesia commercial activities.
    – Promote a favourable environment for commercialization of biotechnology plant products in Indonesia.
RESEARCH EXPERIENCES
  • Transcriptomic study on two banana genomes in response to blood disease infection. Bandung Institute of Technology. 2019-current.
  • QTL mapping and genome wide-association study for Fusarium seedling rot resistance in MAGIC maize population. Supervisor: Prof. Mario Enrico Pè. Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies, Pisa, 2015-2018.
  • Confined field trial for combined trait genetically modified Maize, DuPont Pioneer. 2012-2015.
  • Construction and transient analysis of Ma-ACS4 gene promoter from Banana (Musa acuminata Group). Supervisor: Dr. Fenny M. Dwivanny. Bandung Institute of Technology, 2009-2011.
  • Cloning and sequences analysis of Ma-ACS4 gene promoter from Banana (Musa acuminata AAA. Group). Supervisor: Dr. Fenny M. Dwivanny. Bandung Institute of Technology, 2009-2011.
  • Microspore development and induction of sporophytic division in anther culture of Oil Palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.). Supervisor: Dr. Ence Darmo Jaya Supena. Bogor Agricultural University. 2005-2007.
SCIENTIFIC ARTICLES
  1. Dwivany, FM., Nugrahapraja, H., Rahmawati, A., Meitasari DP., Putra, AM., Septiani, P., Farah, , Subandiyah. (2020). Data on banana transcriptome in response to blood disease infection. Data in Brief (29): 105133. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.dib.2020.105133
  2. Septiani, P., Lanubile, A., Stagnati, L., Busconi, M., Nelissen, H., Pè, ME., Dell’Acqua, M., Marocco, A. (2019). Unravelling the genetic basis of Fusarium seedling rot resistance in the MAGIC maize population: novel targets for breeding. Scientific Report (9): 5665. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-42248-0
  3. Septiani, P. Family Farming: The Case of Indonesia. (2015). Rendiconti Accademia Nazionale delle Scienze detta dei XL Memorie di Scienze Fisiche e Naturali (133): 251.
  4. Septiani, P., Suhandono, S., Dwivany, F. Cloning and sequences analysis of Ma-ACS4 gene promoter from Banana (Musa acuminata AAA. Group). Proceeding on International Conference on Mathematics and Natural Sciences. Bandung, Indonesia, November 29-30, 2010.
  5. Septiani, P., Akhmaisyah, Wulansari SA., Juliarni. Field observation on leaf anatomical structures of some plants as adaptation to ecological conditions. Proceeding on International Symposium of Sustainable Agriculture in Asia. Bogor, Indonesia. September 18-21, 2006.
ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTS
  • PhD Fellowship in Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies from the Italian Ministry of Education. 2015-2018.
  • The best poster in SIBV-SIGA Joint Congress: “Sustainability of agricultural environment: contributions of plant genetics and physiology”. Pisa, Italy. September 19-22, 2017.
  • Research Grant from Ministry of Education West java Province, Indonesia. 2010-2011.
  • PPA Student Scholarship, Bogor Agricultural University. 2005-2006.
WORKSHOPS & CONFERENCES
  • The 2nd International Conference on Bioinformatics, Biotechnology and Biomedical Engineering. Yogyakarta, Indonesia. September 12-13, 2019.
  • The 60th Annual Maize Genetics Conference, Saint-Malo, France. March 22-25, 2018.
  • SIBV-SIGA Joint Congress: “Sustainability of agricultural environment: contributions of plant genetics and physiology”. Pisa, Italy. September 19-22, 2017.
  • The 59th Annual Maize Genetics Conference, Union Station, St. Louis, Missouri, USA. March 9-12, 2017.
  • Summer school on “Genome-wide association studies: from theory to practice”. Alba di canazei, Italy. July 4-7, 2017.
  • The 5th Annual meeting of plant genetic and biotechnology network. New breeding techniques: genome editing, cis-genesis and genomic selection. Piacenza, Italy, June 6-8, 2016.
  • Asia Pacific Industry Affairs and Regulatory Training and Workshop. DuPont Pioneer, China 2014.
  • Asia Pacific Biotech Affairs and Regulatory Cultivation Training and Workshop, DuPont Pioneer, India 2013.
  • The 7th PAN-ASIA Farmer Exchange Program, CropLife Asia, Philippines, 2013.
  • Workshop Confined Field Trial, Program for Biosafety Systems (PBS). ICABIOGRAD and InternationaI Rice Research Institute. Indonesia, 2010.
ORGANIZATIONAL PARTICIPATION :
  • Member of Biotechnology Division, Crop Life Indonesia (2012-2015).
  • Member of Indonesian Association of Biology Molecular and Microbiology (2011-2013).
COMPUTER SKILLS
  • R language programming for data analysis, QTL mapping, genome-wide association mapping and differential expression analysis.
  • Tassel; STRUCTURE,
  • Bioinformatic softwares, database and on-line platforms.
  • Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat XI Pro, Adobe Photoshop CC.
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