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Dr. S. Partiban

Registered Geographical Indications Agent
Registered New Plant Variety and Grant of Breeder’s Right Agent

Dr. Partiban was born and raised in Kedah, the rice bowl state of Malaysia.

He is a multitalented person who has achieved great success as an academician, trainer, a football coach and now an IP practitioner.

At Adipven, he is involved in patent, trade mark, industrial design, geographical indications, new plant variety and grant of breeder’s right, copyright matters and also issues freedom to operate opinions and infringement opinions.

He has a strong academic background where he has Bachelor degree in Biochemistry, a Master’s Degree and PhD in Entomology.

His career began as an academician when he was 24 years old. He has taught in various institutions such as colleges and universities. Dr. Partiban was appointed as an Associate Professor at last university that he taught. He has 15 years experience in teaching and feels proud that he has accomplished something great in his life as an educationist.

He is also very passionate in doing research besides teaching. Through research, he has gained some insights into how to explore new territories of knowledge. He has won gold award for best researcher in 2016. He is also an active member in Entomological Society of Malaysia.

He has published various articles and books. Some of the publications include:

  1. Partiban Subramanian, Fauziah Abdullah and Halijah Ibrahim (2016). Chemical composition and antifeedant activity of the leaves of Chrysanthemum indica against Asian subterranean termites, Coptotermes gestroi and Coptotermes curvignathus. Pest Management, 15(7), 1-7. (Under Revision)
  2. Muthulinggam Nishan and Partiban Subramanian. (2015). Toxicity activity of Azadirachta indica and Murraya koenigii against Aedes albopictus larvae in laboratory conditions. Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences. 7(3), 27-35. ISSN 2220-6663 (Print) 2222-3045 (Online). (ISI-Cited Publication)
  3. Partiban Subramanian and Muthulinggam Nishan. (2015). Biological Activities of Greater galangal, Alpinia galanga: A Review. Journal of Botanical Sciences. Genes & Diseases- S1, 15-19. ISSN: 2320-0189. (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
  4. Partiban Subramanian, Che Wan Imanina bt Che Wan Takwa and Nurul Emilia binti Ahmad Zubair. (2015). Chemical composition and antibacterial activity of essential oil of Cymbopogon citratus and Cymbopogon nardus against Enterococcus faecalis. International Journal of Bioscience. 6(9), 9-17. ISSN: 2220-6655 (Print) 2222-5234 (Online). (ISI-Cited Publication)
  5. Muthulinggam Nishan and Partiban Subramanian. (2015). Murraya koenigii (curry leave) – a review on its potential. International Journal of PharmTech Research. 7(4), 566-572. ISSN: 0974-4304 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
  6. Fauziah Abdullah, Partiban Subramanian, Halijah Ibrahim, Sri Nurestri Abdul Malek, Lee Guan Serm and Hong Sok Lai (2015). Chemical composition and antifeedant activity of the rhizomes of galangal, Alpinia galanga against Asian subterranean termites, Coptotermes gestroi and Coptotermes curvignathus. Journal of Insect Science, 15(7), 1-7. (ISI-Cited Publication)
  7. Muthulinggam Nishan and Partiban Subramanian. (2014). Pharmacological and non- Pharmacological activity of Azadirachta indica (Neem) – A review. International Journal of Biosciences. 5(6), 104-112. ISSN: 2220-6655 (Print) 2222-5234 (Online). (ISI-Cited Publication)
  8. Fauziah Abdullah and Partiban Subramanian (2008). The feeding response of Epilachna indica (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae: Epilachninae) towards extracts of Azadirachta indica. Journal of Entomology. 5(2) 77-90. ISSN1812-5670 (ISI-Cited Publication)
  9. Fauziah Abdullah, Partiban Subramanian and Faizah Abdullah (2003). The Feeding Stimulant for Epilachna indica (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) from the leave surface of Solanum melongena. Malaysian Journal of Science, 22(2).1-10. ISSN1394-3065 (SCOPUS-Cited Publication)
  10. Victor Antony Santiago Jesudoss, Sundari Victor Antony Santiago, Karthikkumar Venkatachalam, Partiban Subramanian. Zingerone (Ginger Extract) Antioxidant Potential for efficacy in Gastrointestinal and liver disease. (Book Chapter)

Apart from teaching and research experiences, he has been involved in training and development. He has conducted training in research methodology, the magic of making training/teaching fun, personal development and self grooming. He is a certified trainer and possess the Train the Trainer Certificate from Pembangunan Sumber Manusia Berhad (PSMB) and Accredited Training Professional from Institute of Leadership Management (ILM), London.

In addition to that he is actively involved in sports especially football. He was a semi professional football player where he has played for one of the Malaysian teams from 2002 to 2003. He is also actively involved in the football coaching where he is a qualified AFC ‘B’ license football coach and holds Level 2 Sports Science certificate from the Malaysian National Sports Institute.

He speaks fluent English, Malay and his mother tongue, Tamil.