Dr. San San Hmwe

Dr. San San Hmwe
Present Appointment
Department of Zoology, University of Yangon
Academic qualification

B.Sc (Hons, Zoology),
M.Sc (Reproductive Physiology)
Ph.D (Population Genetics, Christian-Albrechts
Universität zu Kiel (CAU), Germany)

Career history

Demonstrator (1998-2006)
Assistant Lecturer (2006-2011)
Lecturer (2011-2016)
Associate Professor (2016- 2018)
Visiting Professor (2018 – 2019)
University of Tokyo, Japan
Professor (2018-Recent)


First Best Paper Award (MAAS, 2014)
Second Best Paper Reading Award (HU, 2016)

Courses taught

Ecology, Genetics

Research interest
Ecology, Biodiversity and Conservation, Population Genetics
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1. Htay Htay Maw & San San Hmwe (2020). Occurrence of Reptilian Species with Different Habitats of Taungtha Reserved Forest in Taungtha Township, Mandalay Region, Pinglong University Research Journal, 12 (2): 238-248

2. San San San Hmwe, Nilar Soe, Hsu Hnin Han (2019). Occurrence of Some Birds in Hinthada University Campus Environs, Yangon University Research Journal, 9 (2): 653-667.

3. Moe Sandar Oo, San San Hmwe, Myint Myint Aye, Aye Mya Phyu (2018). Aquatic Resource Management and Production in Hinthada and Pyar-pon District, Ayeyarwady Region, Journal of the Asia Research Centre, Yangon University, 7(1 &2): 141-157

4. Aung Kyaw Zaw and San San Hmwe* (2018). Influence of abiotic environmental factors on population dynamics in planktonic zooplankton, Universities Research Journal Vol.10 (3): 35-54.

5. Mang Chin Par, Kyi Thar Khaing, San San Hmwe* (2018). Determination Metal Residues in Cow Milk from Different Farms at Industrial area of Myaung Dagar, Hmawbi Township, Yangon Region, Universities Research Journal Vol.10 (3): 415-427.

6. San San Hmwe*, Bo Bo Kyaw, Thi Mar Win, Zin Mar Win (2016). Bushmeat consumption and fish supply in different villages of Taninthayi Township, Myeik District, Hinthada University Research Journal Vol.7 (1): 75-86. http://r.search.yahoo.com/_ylt=A0LEVvqJKBhaiG0Ad7UPxQt.;_ylu=X3oDMTByOHZyb21tBGNvbG8DYmYxBHBvcwMxBHZ0aWQDBHNlYwNzcg–/RV=2/RE=1511561482/RO=10/RU=http%3a%2f%2fwww.hinthadauniversity.edu.mm%2fresearch%2f/RK=2/RS=B755NMHP8hwEaXU3TsZRuxHJEKw-

7. San San Hmwe*, Moe Sanda Oo, Mie Mie Than (2016). Ecological Aspects of Sambhur Cervus unicolar and Hog Deer Axis porcinus in the Hlawga Wildlife Park: Implications for Conservation and Management, In: Frauke Kraas, Mi Mi Kyi, Win Maung (Eds.) (2016): Sustainability in Myanmar, Southeast Asian Modernities15. Berlin: 33–49, ISBN 978-3-643-90536-9. https://r.search.yahoo.com/_ylt=A0LEVjiZMRhaJAoAZhIPxQt.;_ylu=X3oDMTByOHZyb21tBGNvbG8DYmYxBHBvcwMxBHZ0aWQDBHNlYwNzcg–/RV=2/RE=1511563801/RO=10/RU=https%3a%2f%2fwww.barnesandnoble.com%2fw%2fsustainability-in-myanmar-frauke-kraas%2f1119894926/RK=2/RS=VrEhIYnQXfeaOvKeEG0rNtNHP_Y-

8. San San Hmwe (2016). Genetic Variability Analysis of Cheetah Acinonyx jubatus (Schreber, 1775) Population from South-West Africa by Means of Microsatellite and Mitochondrial Control Region Sequences, Journal of Myanmar Academic Art and Science, (MAAS), 14(4): 37-49.

9. San San Hmwe*, Aung Kyaw Zaw, Moe Sanda Oo, Aye Mya Phyu, Tin Lay Mon (2014). Zooplanktons in Different Environments of the Hlaing River: Distribution, Abundance and Relationship with Physico-chemical Environmental Condition, Myanmar Academic Art and Science (MAAS), 12 (4): 111-123.

10. Win Win Maw*, San San Hmwe, Myint Myint Than (2014). Presence of Cioliforms and Fecal Coliforms Bacteria in Waste Water Samples along the Thaming Creck Environs, Mayangone Township, Yangon, Journal of Myanmar Academic Art and Science (MAAS), 12 (4): 17-34.

11. San San Hmwe*, Mie Mie Than, Moe SandaOo (2014). Habitat Selection of Some Ungulatesin Hlawga Wildlife Park, Universities Research Journal, 6 (2): 55-67.
12. San San Hmwe* and Moe Sanda Oo (2013). Occurrence and Distribution of Canid Community in Ayeyarwady Region, Journal of the Asia Research Centre, Yangon University, 3(2): 251-226.

13. Aung Kyaw Zaw, San San Hmwe*, Yin Win Tun, (2012). Occurrence of Rotifera Fauna in Inya Lake, Kamayut Township, Yangon, Universities Research Journal, 5 (2): 99-110.
14. San San Hmwe*, Moe Sanda Oo, Mie Mie Than, Tin Lay Mon, Aye Mya Phyu, (2012). Feeding Habits of Sambhur Cervus unicolar kerr, 1792 and Hog Deer Axis porcinus Zinmermann, 1780 in Hlawga Wildlife Park, Universities Research Journal, 5 (2): 119-126.

15. Schwab, P., P. V. Debes, T. Witt, G. B. Hartl, S. S. Hmwe, F. E. Zachos*, J. P. Grobler. (2012). Genetic structure of the common impala (Aepyceros melampus melampus) in South Africa: phylogeography and implications for conservationGenetische Struktur des Impalas (Aepyceros melampus melampus) in Südafrika: Phylogeographie und Implikationen für den Artenschutz, Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research, 50 (1): 76-84.

16. San San Hmwe*, Wai Wai Lwin, May Lei Win and Moe Sandar Oo. (2010). Socioeconomic aspect and the commercial fishes at Thandar island (Kala Kyun), Myeik, Taninthayi Division, Myeik University Research Journal, 1 (1): 115-125.

17. Zachos*, F. E., G.M. Hajji, S. S. Hmwe. (2010). Conservation Genetics and Phylogeography of the Threatened Corsican and Barbary Red Deer (Cervus elaphus corsicanus and C. e. barbarus). In: Survival on Changing Climate- Phylogeography and Conservation of Relict Species (eds. J.C. Habel and T. Assmann). Springer, ISBN 978-3-540-92159-2., 159-171.

18. Zachos*, F.E.; Hajji, G. M.; Hmwe, S. S. ; Hartl, G.B.; Lorenzini, R.; Mattioli, S. (2009). Population_Viability_Analysis_and_Genetic_Diversity_of_the_Endangered_Red_Deer_Cervus_elaphus_Population_from_Mesola_Italy, Wildlife Biology 15: 175-186.

19. Skog, A., Zachos*, F.E., Rueness, E.K., Feulner, P.G.D., Mysterud, A., Langvatn, R., Lorenzini, R., Hmwe, S.S., Lehoczky, I., Hartl, G.B., Stenseth, N.C. and Jakobsen, K.S. (2009). Phylogeography_of_red_deer_Cervus_elaphus_in_Europe, Journal of Biogeography, 36: 66-67.

20. Kirschning, J.,F.E. Zachos*, D.Cirovic, I.T. Radovic, S. S. Hmwe, and G. B. Hartl. (2007). Population Genetic Analysis of Serbian Red Foxes (Vulpes vulpes) by Means of Mitochondrial Control Region Sequences, Biochemical Genetics 45 (5-6): 409-420.

21. S. S. Hmwe, F. E.Zachos*, J. B. Sale, H. R. Rose and G. B. Hartl. (2006). Genetic variability and differentiation in red deer (Cervus elaphus) from Scotland and England, J. Zool (Lond) 270: 479-487.

22. S. S. Hmwe, F. E. Zachos*, I. Eckert, R. Lorenzini, R. Fico and G. B. Hartl. (2006). Conservation genetics of the endangered red deer from Sardinia and Mesola with further remarks on the phylogeography of Cervus elaphus corsicanus, Biol. J. Linn. Soc. 88: 691-701.

23. Zachos*, F. E., S. S. Hmwe and G. B. Hartl. (2006). Biochemical_and_DNA_markers_yield_strikingly_different_results_regarding_variability_and_differentiation_of_roe_deer_Capreolus_capreolus_Artiodactyla_Cervidae_population_from_northern_Germany, Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 44(2) :167-174.

24. Zachos*, F. E., M. Otto, S. S. Hmwe and G.B. Hartl. (2004). Populationsgenetische Untersuchungen zur Differenzierung des schleswig-holsteinischen Rehwildes (Capreolus capereolus Linnaeus, 1758; Artiodactyla: Cervidae). Bonner Zoologische Beiträge 55 (2):89-94.