Dr. Bassim Shehab Hamad

Dr. Bassim Shehab Hamad

Director and Research Scientist
Integrated Pest Control Research Centre, Baghdad, Iraq


Highest Degree
Ph.D. in Biology from College of Science – University of Baghdad

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Area of Interest:

Biomedical Sciences
100%
Food Biotechnology
62%
Environment
90%
Agricultural Research
75%
Pesticides
55%

Selected Publications

  1. Hamad, B.S., S.M. Ali and M.D. Almarsoomy, 2017. Compatibility of the entomopathogenic fungi Beauveria bassiana and Metarhizium anisopliae with Chrysoperla carnea. Eur. Acad. Res., 5: 2463-2474.

  2. Hamad, B.S., G.S.B. Yousif, H.F. Alrubeai and B.A. Al-Azzawi, 2017. Radio sensitivity and sexual sterility induction in cucurbit fruit fly Dacusciliatus (Loew): Adult irradiation. Eur. Acad. Res., 5: 2440-2460.

  3. Faleh, M.A., B.S. Hamad and A.A. Sultan, 2017. Pathogenicity of Beauveria bassiana against cucurbit fruit fly Dacus ciliates (loew) Diptera: Tephritidea. Int. J. Entomol. Res., 2: 23-26.

  4. Al-Shammari, A.J., A.J. Al-Gharawi, B.S. Hamad and R.A. Akili, 2017. Integrated control of Dacus ciliates. Anbar J. Agric. Sci., 51: 582-593.

  5. Abbas, H.S., A.A. Sultan and B.S. Hamad, 2017. Pathogenicity of Metarhizium anisopliae isolates on adults of the Mediterranean fruit fly Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) under laboratory condition. Int. J. Entomol. Res., 2: 5-10.

  6. Nawar, H.H., B.S. Hamad, Z.A. Al-Gharbawi and M.D. Al-Marsoomy, 2016. Evaluating the efficiency of Trichogramma evanecense on the corn stem borer, Sesamia cretica Led. under field conditions. Eur. Acad. Res., 4: 9058-9066.

  7. Mohammed, J.H., B.S. Hamad and A.H. Akmam, 2016. Efficacy of some local isolates of Beauveria bassiana (Bals.) and Metarhizium anisopliae (Met.) in controlling of cucurbit fruit fly Dacus ciliates. Eur. Acad. Res., 4: 207-217.

  8. Hashim, Z.K., B.S. Hamad and M.J. Hanawi, 2016. Susceptibility of adults of Ceratitis capitata (Diptera: Tephritidae) to the fungal isolates of Beauveria bassiana and Metarhizium anisopliae. Eur. Acad. Res., 4: 7579-7595.

  9. Hamad, B.S., J.H. Mohammed and A.H. Akmam, 2016. Laboratory evaluation of the entomopathogenic fungi Beauveria bassiana and Metarhizium ansiopliae against adults of Dacusciliates. Eur. Acad. Res., 3: 11438-11454.

  10. Fadhel, D.S., B.S. Hamad and J.H. Mohammed, 2016. Impact of Beauveria bassiana (Bals.) and Metarhizium anisopliae (Met.) on the functional response of Chrysoperla carnea feeding on Ephestia cautella eggs. Eur. Acad. Res., 4: 3049-3070.

  11. Al-Rawy, M.A., M.A.A. Al-Salihi, A.A. Habbeb and B.S. Hamad, 2016. Efficiency of Chrysoperla mutate (McL.) larvae as a predator of the dubas nymphs Ommatissus lybicus DeBerg. Eur. Acad. Res., 4: 3919-3932.

  12. Al-Shammary, A.J.M., R.A. Okaily, B.S. Hamad, A.A. Al-Taweel, Z.K. Mohammed and A.G. Abed, 2015. The emergence pattern of Dacus ciliates (Loew){Diptera: Tephritidae} in spring and its relation to thermal units. Iraqi J. Biotechnol., 14: 356-368.

  13. Shawkat, M.A., B.S. Hamad, N. Abdel Masih, A. Alwan and A.A. El Taweel, 2014. The efficacy of the Habrobracon hebetor (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) in finding a host in store. J. Fac. Sci. Univ., 6: 30-38.

  14. Khudhair, M.W., H.F. Al Rubeai, M.Z. Khalaf, A.K. Shbar, B.S. Hamad and H.S. Khalaf, 2014. Occurrence and distribution of entomopathogenic fungi in Iraqi agro-ecosystems. Int. J. Entomol. Res., 2 : 117-124.
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  15. Hanawi, M.J., B.S. Hamad, Z.N. Hassan and H.M. Abboud, 2014. Evaluation of the effectiveness of solar pasture and fungus Trichodema harzianum, Trichoderma viride, Paecilomyces lilacinus, Glomus mosseae and furfural herbicide in the control of Meloidogyne javanica on tamata plant. Biotechnologies, 8: 73-78.

  16. Hamad, B.S., S. Abdul Khudair, A.M. Abdul Latif and A.G. Abed, 2014. Response of Chrysoperla carnea (Stephens) towards different densities of Ephestia cautella (walk). Baghdad J. Sci., 11: 1094-1099.

  17. Hamad, B.S., R.A. Okaily, G. Simon, A. Mushtaq and H.F. Al-Rubaie, 2014. The functional response of larvae Chrysoperla carnea towards the different stages of the nymphs of Dupas palm Ommatissus lybicus. J. Center Biotechnol. Res., 8: 80-85.

  18. Balsam, H.S., I.A. Al Taweel, B.S. Hamad and M.I. Jassim, 2014. Effectiveness of bacterial isolates of Bacillus thuringiensis (Berliner) on the larval stages of Ephestia cautella (Walker). Baghdad J. Sci., 11: 943-951.

  19. Alrubeai, H.F., B.S. Hamad, A.M. Abdullatif, H.Z. Ali and A. Abed, 2014. Efficacy of Trichogramma evanescens and Bacillus thuringiensis kurstaki to control lesser date moth Batrachedra amydraula Merck. J. Agric. Sci. Technol., 4: 281-284.

  20. Al-Taweel, A.A., E.A. Mahmood, M.A.A. Mahmood, and B.S. Hamad, 2014. The effect of different extraction methods from seeds of Albizzia lebbeck (L.) and leaves of Myrtus communis on immature development of the cucurbit fruit fly Dacus ciliates Loew (Diptera: Tephritidae). IOBC-WPRS Bull., 99: 213-218.

  21. Al-Taweel, A.A., A.A. Mohsen, B.S. Hamad and E.A. Mahmood, 2014. Effect of temperature on the functional response of Bracon hebetor Say (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) to various densities of the host, Ephestia cautella (Walker) larvae. Am.-Eurasian J. Sustain. Agric., 8: 71-75.

  22. Shammari, A.J., I.A. Al Taweel, B.S. Hamad and A.M. Abdul Latif, 2013. The reproductive potential of the fruit fly of Dacus ciliates under different temperature degrees. Aden Univ. J. Nat. Applied Sci., 17: 295-304.

  23. Okaily, R.A., I.A. Mahmoud, B.S. Hamad and I.A. Al Taweel, 2012. The relationship between the growth index (GI) of the secondary fly and the temperature, humidity and rain indicators in Babil governorate using the adhesive attractant (ST). Basrah J. Agric. Sci., 25: 648-662.

  24. Hamad, B.S., A.J. Al-Shammari, R.A. Okaily, A.G. Abdul and G.S. Yousef, 2012. The effect of the prey on the biology of the insect predator Chrysoperla carnea. J. Iraqi Agric. Sci., 43: 66-70.

  25. Alrubeai, H.F., G.S.B. Yousif, B.A. Al-Azzawi and B.S. Hamad, 2012. Radiosensitivity and induction of sexual sterility in cucurbit fruit fly Dacus ciliates (Loew) (Diptera: Tephritidae ): II- Irradiation of pupae. Arab J. Plant Protect., 30: 248-254.

  26. Shawkat, M.A., B.S. Hamad, H.A. Al Habib, F.A. Sadiq, I.H. Al Saadi and K.H. Mansour, 2011. Effect of ultraviolet radiation on the life performance of the Ephestia cautella (Walker) fig mite. Iraqi J. Life Technol., 11: 240-247.

  27. Shawkat, M.A., B.S. Al-Nuaimi, F.H. Jassim, H. Idan and A.R. Mahmoud, 2011. Demographic and population density study Dacus ciliates Loew and Dacus frontalis Beecker. J. Coll. Sci. City, 3: 71-75.

  28. Okaily, R.A., E.A. Mahmood, A.A. Al-Taweel, B.S. Hamad and K. Luaebi, 2011. Annual abundance of flies (Order: Diptera) in Babylon provence for the period 12/3/2008-4/12/2009 using of two attractive sticky traps St and LTM. Kuffa J. Agric. Sci., 1: 102-115.

  29. Khalaf, M.Z., B.S. Hamad, B.H. Hassan, A.H. Salman, F.H. Naher and R.H. Obaid, 2010. Host preference of jasmine whitefly Aleuroclava jasmim (Homoptera: Aleyrodidae) on citrus in south Baghdad orchards. Agric. Biol. J. N. Am., 1: 649-653.

  30. Alrubeai, H.F., G.S.B. Yousif, B.A. Al-Azzawi and B.S. Hamad, 2010. Mating competitiveness and flight ability of sterile males of cucurbits fruit fly Dacus ciliates ((Loew) (Diptera:Tefritidae). J. Baghdad Sci., 7: 1099-1104.

  31. Yousif, G.S.B., H.F. Alrubeai, B.A. Al-Azzawi and B.S. Hamad, 2009. Radiosensitivity and induction of sexual sterility in cucurbit fruit fly Dacus ciliates (Loew): I-Irradiation of eggs and larvae. Iraqi J. Sci., 50: 296-302.

  32. Hamad, B.S. and M.A. Al-Rawy, 2009. Toxicity of deltamethrin and Basudin to Chrysoperla mutate MacL. and Dubas nymphs Ommatissus lybicus DeBerg. Arab J. Plant Protect., 27: 210-213.

  33. Hamad, B.S. and T.R. Ahmad, 2008. Effect of radiation on sexual attraction in Ephestia calidella (Guen.) (Lepid.: Pyralidae). Am.-Eurasian J. Sustain. Agric., 2: 25-28.

  34. Hamad, B.S. and M.A. Al-Rawi, 2008. The influence of prey density on the numerical response of Chrysoperla mutate MacLachlan. Um-Salama Sci. J., 5: 38-41.

  35. Hamad, B.S. and M.A. Al-Rawi, 2008. The influence of prey and predator density on the predacious behavior of Chrysoperla mutate MacLachlan larvae feeding on Dubas nymphs Ommatissus lybicus DeBerg. Iraqi J. Sci., 49: 40-49.

  36. Hamad, B.S. and M.A. Al-Rawi, 2008. Laboratory study to determine the efficiency of predation of Chrysoperla mutate MacL. to dubas nymphs Ommatissus lybicus DeBerg. Iraqi J. Sci., 49: 44-46.

  37. Hamad, B.S., M.Z. Khalaf, H.M. Jumaa, H.F. Alrubeai, A.H. Salman and A.G. Abed, 2007. Evaluating the efficiency of attractant lures for cucurbits fruit fly Dacus ciliates (Loew) (Diptera: Tephritidae). Iraqi J. Sci., 48: 41-45.

  38. Ahmed, T.R., B.S. Hamad and G.S.B. Yousif, 2007. Effect of gamma radiation on sterility, sexual competitiveness and mating ability of carob moth Ephestia calidella (Guen.) irradiated as pupae. Um-Salama Sci. J., 4: 521-524.

  39. Hamad, B.S., M.Z. Khalaf, H.M. Jumaa, N.H. Yasseen and A.A. Al-Taweel, 2006. Preliminary study on the effect of gamma radiation on the furniture carpet beetle Anthrenus flavipes LeConte (Coleoptera: Dermestidae). Um-Salama Sci. J., 3: 591-594.

  40. Khalaf, M.Z., B.S. Hamad, S.K. Al-Maliky and H.M. Al-Rubai, 2003. Preliminary study for evaluating the efficiency of local attractant bait to control flies (Muscidae & Calliphoridae: Diptera). Iraqi J. Sci., 44: 1-9.

  41. Hamad, B.S. and M.A. Al-Rawi, 2002. The using of heat unit accumulations for timing the control of codling moth Cydia pomonella (L.) (Lep.-Olethreutidae). Iraqi J. Sci., 43: 59-73.

  42. Hamad, B.S. and T.R. Ahmed, 2001. Determination the optimum spray timing for the peach twig borer Anarsia lineatella (Zeller ) based on degree-days model. Ibn Al-Haitham J. Pure Applied Sci., 14: 28-32.

  43. Hamad, B.S., T.R. Ahmed and M.A. Al-Rawi, 2000. Comparison of heat units accumulation methods for predicting codling moth Cydia pomonella (L.) (Lep.-Olethreutidae) flight. Iraqi J. Agric., 5: 41-52.

  44. Ahmed, T.R., M.I. Selbi, B.S. Hamad and H. Iddan, 2000. Bionomics and seasonal abundance of citrus leaf miner Phyllocnistis citrella (Staintion)(Lepid.: Gracilariidae) in Iraq. Iraqi J. Agric., 5: 94-101.

  45. Ahmad, T.R., M.A. Ali and B.S. Hamad, H.Z. Ali and H. Idan, 2000. Effect of irradiation on sexual attraction in raisin moth Ephestia figulilella (Greg.)(Lepidoptera: Phycitidae). Iraqi J. Agric., 5: 90-94.

  46. Ahmad, T.R., M.A. Ali and B.S. Hamad, 1995. Using degree‐days model to determine the optimum spray timing for the codling moth Cydia pomonella (L.)(Lep., Olethreutidae). J. Applied Entomol., 119: 143-144.
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