Prof. Dr. M. Syukur

Professor of Agronomy and Horticulture Study Program

Expertise : Genetics and Plant Breeding


Chili Innovation

Making new chili varieties that have eight different color degradation resembles a rainbow. These chili plants are intended to support family food security, also developed as home decoration as ornamental plants. The chili product innovation itself is a type of high-yielding non-hybrid ornamental chili. The plants are short, suitable for cultivation in pots. The fruit is clustered and leads upwards, so that it is interesting to be made as ornamental chili.


  1. Award for 2017 Plant Breeding category from the Indonesian Seed and Nursing Society (MPPI)
  2. The Most Prospective Indonesian Innovation in 2016 from the Business Innovation Center (BIC) and the Indonesian Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education.
  3. Innovators and Authors from 2015 IPB
  4. 1st Place of Most Outstanding Lecturer of IPB University in 2014
  5. Extraordinary Intellectual Property Award (AKIL) from the Indonesian Ministry of Education and Culture in 2012


Position / Active in the Organization:

  1. General Chairperson of the Indonesian Breeding Science Association (PERIPI) in 2017-2022
  2. General Secretary of PERIPI in 2009-2017
  3. Secretary of the Academic Senate (SA) of IPB in 2019-2024
  4. Chairperson of the IPB Commission Board of Professors (DGB) in 2015-2019
  5. Secretary of Commission C of Academic Senate of IPB in 2017-2019