Dr. Shah  Fahad

Dr. Shah Fahad

Research Scientist
Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Agronomy from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

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Area of Interest:

Plant and Soil Sciences
100%
Plant Physiology
62%
Agronomy
90%
Biodiversity
75%
Crop Science
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Mirza, N., H. Mubarak, L.Y. Chai, Z.H. Yang and Q. Mahmood et al., 2017. Constitutional tolerance and chlorophyll fluorescence of Boehmeria nivea L in response to the antimony (Sb) and arsenic (As) co-contamination. Toxicol. Environ. Chem., 99: 265-272.
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  2. Yousaf, M., X. Li, Z. Zhang, T. Ren and R. Cong et al., 2016. Nitrogen Fertilizer Management for Enhancing Crop Productivity and Nitrogen Use Efficiency in a Rice-Oilseed Rape Rotation System in China. Front. Plant Sci., 10.3389/fpls.2016.01496.
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  3. Yousaf, M., X. Li, T. Ren, R. Cong and T. Ata-Ul Karim et al., 2016. Response of nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium fertilization on productivity and quality of winter rapeseed in central China. Int. J. Agric. Biol., 18: 1137-1142.
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  4. Wu, L., S. Yuan, L. Huang, F.G. Sun and G. Zhu et al., 2016. Physiological Mechanisms Underlying the High-Grain Yield and High- Nitrogen Use Efficiency of Elite Rice Varieties under a Low Rate of Nitrogen Application in China. Front. Plant Sci., 10.3389/fpls.2016.01024.
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  5. Wu, C., K. Cui, W. Wang, Q. Li and S. Fahad et al., 2016. Heat-induced phytohormone changes are associated with disrupted early reproductive development and reduced yield in rice. Sci. Rep., 10.1038/srep34978.
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  6. Shah, A.N., J. Iqbal, A. Ullah, G. Yang and M. Yousaf et al., 2016. Allelopathic potential of oil seed crops in production of crops: a review. Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res., 23: 14854-14867.
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  7. Saud, S., C. Yajun, S. Fahad, S. Hussain, L. Na, L. Xin and S.A.A.F.E. Alhussien, 2016. Silicate application increases the photosynthesis and its associated metabolic activities in Kentucky bluegrass under drought stress and post-drought recovery. Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res., 23: 17647-17655.
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  8. Rasool, A., T. Xiao, A. Farooqi, M. Shafeeque and S. Masood et al., 2016. Arsenic and heavy metal contaminations in the tube well water ofPunjab, Pakistan and risk assessment: A case study. Ecol. Eng., 95: 90-100.
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  9. Nasim, W., H. Belhouchette, A. Ahmad, M.H. Rahman and K. Jabran et al., 2016. Modelling climate change impacts and adaptation strategies for sunflower in Punjab-Pakistan. Outlook Agric., 45: 39-45.
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  10. Nasim, W., A. Ahmad, H. Belhouchette, S. Fahad and G. Hoogenboom, 2016. Evaluation of the OILCROP-SUN model for sunflower hybrids under different agro-meteorological conditions of Punjab-Pakistan. Field Crops Res., 188: 17-30.
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  11. Mubeen, M., A. Ahmad, A. Wajid, T. Khaliq and H.M. Hammad et al., 2016. Application of CSM-CERES-Maize model in optimizing irrigated conditions. Outlook Agric., 45: 173-184.
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  12. Mubarak, H., N. Mirza, L.Y. Chai, Z.H. Yang and W. Yong et al., 2016. Biochemical and Metabolic Changes in Arsenic Contaminated Boehmeria nivea L. Bio. Med. Res. Int., 10.1155/2016/1423828.
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  13. Khan, N., Z. Shah, M. Adnan, M. Saeed and S. Fahad et al., 2016. Assessment of Plants for Chromium Concentration in the Basin of Chromite Hills in Lower Malakand- Pakistan. Am. Eurasian J. Agric. Environ. Sci., 16: 1172-1175.
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  14. Jabran, K., M. Hussain, S. Fahad, M. Farooq, A.A. Bajwa, H. Alharby and W. Nasim, 2016. Economic assessment of different mulches in conventional and water-saving rice production systems. Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res., 23: 9156-9163.
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  15. Ihsan, M.Z., F.S. El-Nakhlawy, S.M. Ismail, S. Fahad and I. Daur, 2016. Wheat Phenological Development and Growth Studies As Affected by Drought and Late Season High Temperature Stress under Arid Environment. Front. Plant Sci., 10.3389/fpls.2016.00795.
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  16. Hammad, H.M., F.Abbas, A. Ahmad, S. Fahad, K.Q. Laghari, H. Alharby and W. Farhad, 2016. The effect of nutrients shortage on plant`s efficiency to capture solar radiations under semi-arid environments. Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res., 223: 20497-20505.
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  17. Fahad, S., S. Saud, H. Muhammad, S. Hassan, A. Shah and F. Ullah, 2016. Effect of Row Spacing and Methods of Sowing on the Performance of Maize. Austin. Food Sci., 1: 1008-1008.
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  18. Fahad, S., S. Hussain, S. Saud, S. Hassan and Z. Ihsan et al., 2016. Exogenously Applied Plant Growth Regulators Enhance the Morpho-Physiological Growth and Yield of Rice under High Temperature. Front. Plant Sci., 10.3389/fpls.2016.01250.
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  19. Fahad, S., S. Hussain, S. Saud, S. Hassan and M. Tanveer, et al., 2016. A combined application of biochar and phosphorus alleviates heat-induced adversities on physiological, agronomical and quality attributes of rice. Plant Physiol. Biochem., 103: 191-198.
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  20. Fahad, S., S. Hussain, S. Saud, S. Hassan and B.S. Chauhan et al., 2016. Responses of rapid viscoanalyzer profile and other rice grain qualities to exogenously applied plant growth regulators under high day and high night temperatures. PLoS One, Vol. 11. 10.1371/journal.pone.0159590.
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  21. Fahad, S., S. Hussain, S. Saud, F. Khan and S. Hassan et al., 2016. Exogenously applied plant growth regulators affect heat‐stressed rice pollens. J. Agron. Crop Sci., 202: 139-150.
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  22. Anjum, S.A., M. Tanveer, S. Hussain, B. Shahzad and U. Ashraf, et al., 2016. Osmoregulation and antioxidant production in maize under combined cadmium and arsenic stress. Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res., 23: 11864-11875.
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  23. Amanullah, A. Saleem, A. Iqbal and S. Fahad, 2016. Foliar phosphorus and zinc application improve growth and productivity of maize (Zea mays L.) under moisture stress conditions in semi- arid climates. J. Microb. Biochem. Technol., 8: 433-439.
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  24. Ali, U., M. Naveed, A. Ullah, K. Ali, S. A. Shah, S. Fahad and A.S. Mumtaz, 2016. L-asparaginase as a critical component to combat Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia (ALL): A novel approach to target ALL. Eur. J. Pharmacol., 771: 199-210.
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  25. Alghabari, F., M.Z. Ihsan, A. Khaliq, S. Hussain, I. Daur, S. Fahad and W. Nasim, 2016. Gibberellin-sensitive Rht alleles confer tolerance to heat and drought stresses in wheat at booting stage. J. Cereal Sci., 70: 72-78.
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  26. Wu, W., F. Shah, S. Fahad and J. Huang, 2015. Rice sheath blight evaluation as affected by fertilization rate and planting density. Australas. Plant Pathol., 44: 183-189.
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  27. Ullah, A., S. Heng, M.F.H. Munis, S. Fahad and X. Yang, 2015. Phytoremediation of heavy metals assisted by plant growth promoting (PGP) bacteria: A review. Environ. Exp. Bot., 117: 28-40.
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  28. Nasim, W., H. Belhouchette, M. Tariq, S. Fahad and H.M. Hammad et al., 2015. Correlation studies on nitrogen for sunflower crop across the agro-climatic variability. Environ. Sci. Pollut., 23: 3658-3670.
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  29. Hussain, S., S. Peng, S. Fahad, A. Khaliq, J. Huang, K. Cui and L. Nie, 2015. Rice management interventions to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions: a review. Environ. Sci. Poll. Res., 22: 3342-3360.
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  30. Hussain, S., M. Zheng, F. Khan, A. Khaliq and S. Fahad et al., 2015. Benefits of rice seed priming are offset permanently by prolonged storage and the storage conditions. Scient. Rep., Vol. 5. 10.1038/srep08101.
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  31. Fahad, S., S. Hussain, S. Saud, M. Tanveer and A.A. Bajwa, et al., 2015. A biochar application protects rice pollen from high-temperature stress. Plant Physiol. Biochem., 96: 281-287.
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  32. Fahad, S., S. Hussain, F. Khan , C. Wu and S. Saud et al., 2015. Effects of tire rubber ash and zinc sulfate on crop productivity and cadmium accumulation in five rice cultivars under field conditions. Environ. Sci. Pollut., 22: 12424-12434.
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  33. Fahad, S., S. Hussain, B.S. Chauhan, S. Saud and C. Wu et al., 2015. Weed growth and crop yield loss in wheat as influenced by row spacing and weed emergence times. Crop Prot., 71: 101-108.
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  34. Fahad, S., S. Hussain, A. Matloob, F.A. Khan and A. Khaliq et al., 2015. Phytohormones and plant responses to salinity stress: a review. Plant Growth Regu., 75: 391-404.
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  35. Fahad, S., L. Nie, Y. Chen, C.Wu, D. Xiong et al., 2015. Crop Plant Hormones and Environmental Stress. In: Sustainable Agriculture Reviews. Lichtfouse, E., (Ed.). Springer, China, pp- 371-400.
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  36. Fahad, S., F.A. Khan, N.S. Pandupuspitasari, M.M. Ahmed, Y.C. Liao, M.T. Waheed and A. Jan, 2015. Recent developments in therapeutic protein expression technologies in plants. Biotechnol. Lett., 37: 265-279.
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  37. Deng, N., X. Ling, Y. Sun, C. Zhang and S. Fahad et al., 2015. Influence of temperature and solar radiation on grain yield and quality in irrigated rice system. Eur. J. Agron., 64: 37-46.
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  38. Chen, Y., J. Peng, J. Wang, P. Fu and Y. Hou et al., 2015. Crop management based on multi-split topdressing enhances grain yield and nitrogen use efficiency in irrigated rice in China. Field Crops Res., 184: 50-57.
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  39. Amanullah, M. Ijaz, K.M. Kakar, A. Jan, A. Iqbal and S. Fahad, 2015. Impact of tillage systems on growth and yield of Mungbean (Vigna radiata L., Wilczek) varieties under dryland Condition. Pure Appl. Biol., 4: 331-339.
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  40. Ali, S., S. Khalid, S. Ali, K. Akhtar and M.S. Khan et al., 2015. Preferential Influence of Wheat Genotypes on the Distribution Pattern and Population Dynamics of Cereal Aphids and Their Natural Enemies in Peshawar Valley. Pak. J. Zool., 47: 223-223.
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  41. Yousaf, M., M. Shaaban, S.A.I. Ali, S. Fahad and M.J. Khan et al., 2014. The Effect of Nitrogen Application Rates and Timings of First Irrigation on Wheat Growth and Yield. Int. J. Agric. Innovations Res., 4: 645-653.
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  42. Xiong, D., T. Yu, X. Ling, S. Fahad, S. Peng, Y. Li and J. Huang, 2014. Sufficient leaf transpiration and nonstructural carbohydrates are beneficial for high-temperature tolerance in three rice (Oryza sativa) cultivars and two nitrogen treatments. Funct. Plant Biol., 42: 347-356.
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  43. Wu, W., X. Wan, F. Shah, S. Fahad and J. Huang, 2014. The Role of Antioxidant Enzymes in Adaptive Responses to Sheath Blight Infestation under Different Fertilization Rates and Hill Densities. Sci. World J., 10.1155/2014/502134.
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  44. Ullah, R., M. Sajid, H. Ahmad, M. Luqman, M. Razaq et al., 2014. Association of Gibberellic Acid (GA3) with Fruit Set and Fruit Drop of Sweet Orange. J. Biol. Agric. Healthcare, 4: 54-59.
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  45. Ullah, R., M. Sajid, G. Nabi, H.Ahmad and A. Rab et al., 2014. Gibberellic Acid (GA3), an Influential Growth Regulator for Physiological Disorder Control and Protracting the Harvesting Season of Sweet Orange. Am. J. Exp. Agric., 4: 1355-1366.
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  46. Shah, F., L. Nie, K. Cui, T. Shah and W. Wu et al., 2014. Rice grain yield and component responses to near 2°C of warming. Field Crops Res., 157: 98-110.
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  47. Saud, S., X. Li, Y. Chen, L. Zhang and S. Fahad et al., 2014. Silicon Application Increases Drought Tolerance of Kentucky Bluegrass by Improving Plant Water Relations and Morphophysiological Functions. Sci. World J., 10.1155/2014/368694.
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  48. Saud, S., C. Yajun, M. Razaq, M. Luqman ,S. Fahad, M. Abdullah and A. Sadiq, 2014. Effect of Potash Levels and Row Spacings on Onion Yield. J. Biol. Agric. Healthcare, 3: 118-127.
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  49. Liu, H., H. Saddam, M. Zheng, L. Sun, S. Fahad, H. Jianliang, K. Cui and L. Nie, 2014. Progress and constraints of dry direct-seeded rice in China. J. Food Agric. Environ., 12: 465-472.
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  50. Khan, F., S. Khan, S. Hussain, S. Fahad and S. Faisal, 2014. Different strategies for maintaining carbon sequestration in crop lands. Scient. Agric., 2: 62-76.
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  51. Khan, F., S. Khan, S. Fahad, S. Faisal, S. Hussain, S. Ali and A. Ali, 2014. Effect of Different Levels of Nitrogen and Phosphorous on the Phenology and Yield of Maize Varieties. Am. J. Plant Sci., 5: 2582-2590.
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  52. Khan, A., F. Munsif, K. Akhtar, M.Z. Afridi and Zahoor et al., 2014. Response of Fodder Maize to Various Levels of Nitrogen and Phosphorus. Am. J. Plant Sci., 5: 2323-2329.
  53. Hussain, S., A. Khaliq, A. Matloob, S. Fahad and A. Tanveer, 2014. Interference and economic threshold level of little seed canary grass in wheat under different sowing times. Environ. Sci. Poll. Res., 22: 441-449.
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  54. Fahad, S., S. Hussain, S. Saud, S. Hassan and Y. Darakhshan et al., 2014. Grain Cadmium and Zinc Concentrations in Maize Influenced by Genotypic Variations and Zinc Fertilization. Clean, 43: 1433-1440.
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  55. Fahad, S., S. Hussain, S. Saud, S. Hassan and H. Muhammad et al., 2014. Consequences of narrow crop row spacing and delayed Echinochloa colona and Trianthema portulacastrum emergence for weed growth and crop yield loss in maize. Weed Res., 54: 475-483.
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  56. Fahad, S., S. Hussain, A. Bano, S. Saud and S. Hassan et al., 2014. Potential role of phytohormones and plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria in abiotic stresses: consequences for changing environment. Environ. Sci. Pollut., 22: 4907-4921.
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  57. Fahad, S., L. Nie, F.A. Khan, Y. Chen and S. Hussain et al., 2014. Disease resistance in rice and the role of molecular breeding in protecting rice crops against diseases. Biotechnol. Lett., 36: 1407-1420.
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  58. Deng, G., L.J. Liu, X.Y. Zhong, C.Y. Lao and H.Y. Wang et al., 2014. Comparative proteome analysis of the response of ramie under N, P and K deficiency. Planta, 239: 1175-1186.
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  59. Baloch, S.U., L. Li-jun, M.N. Kandhroo, S. Fahad, S.A. Sabiel, S.K. Baloch and S.A. Badini, 2014. Effect of Different Irrigation Schedules on The Growth and Yield Performance of Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) Varieties Assessment in District Awaran (Balochistan). J. Biol. Agric. Healthcare, 4: 5-17.
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  60. Baloach, N., M. Yousaf, W.P. Akhter, S. Fahad, B. Ullah, G. Qadir and Z.I. Ahmed, 2014. Integrated effect of phosphate solubilizing bacteria and humic acid on physiomorphic attributes of maize. Int. J. Curr. Microbiol. Appl. Sci., 3: 549-554.
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  61. Baloach, N., M. Yousaf, S. Fahad, M. Ansar, B. Ullah, W.P. Akhter and S. Hussain, 2014. Evaluation of Parthenium (Parthenium hysterophorus L.) water extract alone and with low doses of herbicide for weed control in wheat. Int. J. Curr. Microbiol. App. Sci., 3: 354-363.
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  62. Ahmad, M.T., M. Yousaf, A.N. Shah, M.J. Khan, S. Fahad et al., 2014. Different Level of Fertigation Influences Rose Flowering and Production. J. Biol. Med. Sci., 3: 1-4.
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  63. Saud, S., C. Yajun, S. Fahad, M. Abdullah, M.M. Ajmal and A. Sadiq, 2013. Study of Nursery Business in Harbin Region. J. Biol. Agric. Healthcare, 3: 121-129.
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  64. Saud, S., C. Yajun, B. Long, S. Fahad and A. Sadiq, 2013. The different impact on the growth of cool season turf grass under the various conditions on salinity and draught stress. Int. J. Agric. Sci. Res., 3: 77-83.
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  65. Nie, L., S. Fahad, S. Peng, J. Huang and K. Cui, 2013. Causes of Soil Sickness Associated with Aerobic Rice Continuous Mono cropping. Int. J. Agric. Biol., 16: 431-434.
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  66. Fahad, S., Y. Chen, S. Saud, K. Wang and D. Xiong et al., 2013. Ultraviolet radiation effect on photosynthetic pigments, biochemical attributes, antioxidant enzyme activity and hormonal contents of wheat. J. Food Agric. Environ., 11: 1635-1641.
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  67. Fahad, S., L. Nie, A.U. Rahman, C. Chen, C. Wu, S. Saud and J. Huang, 2013. Comparative Efficacy of Different Herbicides for Weed Management and Yield Attributes in Wheat. Am. J. Plant Sci., 4: 1241-1245.
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  68. Yasmin, H., A. Bano, Samiullah, R. Naz, U.Farooq, A. Nosheen and S. Fahad, 2012. Growth promotion by P-solubilizing, siderophore and bacteriocin producing rhizobacteria in Zea mays L. J. Med. Plants Res., 6: 553-559.
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  69. Fahad, S. and A. Bano, 2012. Ethnobotanical and physiological studies of some endangered plant species collected from two different altitudes in Gilgit Baltistan. Pak. J. Bot., 44: 165-170.
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  70. Fahad, S. and A. Bano, 2012. Effect of salicylic acid on physiological and biochemical characterization of maize grown in saline area. Pak. J. Bot., 44: 1433-1438.
  71. Chaudhary, H.J., W. Shahid, A. Bano, F. Ullah, F. Munis, S. Fahad and I. Ahmad, 2012. In vitro analysis of Cupressus sempervirens L. plant extracts antibaterial activity. J. Med. Plants Res., 6: 273-276.
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  72. Chaudhary, H.J., A. Zeb, A. Bano, F. Rasul, M.F.H. Munis, S. Fahad and W. Naseem, 2012. Antimicrobial activities of Sapium sebiferum L. belonging to family Euphorbiaceae. J. Med. Plants Res., 5: 5916-5919.
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  73. Badshah, H., R.A. Qureshi, J. Khan, F. Ullah and S. Fahad et al., 2012. Pharmacological screening of Morchella esculenta (L.) Pers., Calvatia gigantea (Batsch ex Pers.) Lloyd and Astraeus hygrometricus Pers., mushroom collected from South Waziristan (FATA.). J. Med. Plants Res., 6: 1853-1859.
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