Faculty & Staff
Dr. Tariq Mukhtar
Chairman


Ph.D, Post Doc. (University of Reading, UK)
Department of Plant Pathology
Phone : +92-51-9290239
Mobile : +92-301-7194205
Fax :
Email : drtmukhtar@uaar.edu.pk
Address : Department of Plant Pathology, PMAS-Arid Agriculture University, Murree Road, Rawalpindi -
Work Experience : 21 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Management of plant nematode and bacterial diseases
  • Entomopathogenic nematodes
  • Total Publications : 50
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Mukhtar, T., M. Z. Kayani and M. A. Hussain. 2013. Nematicidal activities of Cannabis sativa L. and Zanthoxylum alatum Roxb. against Meloidogyne incognita. Industrial Crops and Products. 42: 447-453.

    2. Mukhtar, T., M. Z. Kayani and M. A. Hussain. 2013. Response of selected cucumber cultivars to Meloidogyne incognita. Crop Protection 44: 13-17.

    3. Kayani, M. Z., T. Mukhtar, M. A. Hussain, and M. I. Haque. 2013. Infestation assessment of root-knot nematodes (Meloidogyne spp.) associated with cucumber in the Pothowar region of Pakistan. Crop Protection, DOI: 10.1016/j.cropro.2013.01.005).

    4. Hussain, M. A., T. Mukhtar, M. Z. Kayani, M. N. Aslam and M. I. Haque. 2012. A survey of okra (Abelmoschus esculentus) in the Punjab province of Pakistan for the determination of prevalence, incidence and severity of root-knot disease caused by Meloidogyne spp. Pakistan Journal of Botany, 44 (6): 2071-2075.

    5. Kayani, M. Z., T. Mukhtar and M. A. Hussain. 2012. Evaluation of nematicidal effects of Cannabis sativa L. and Zanthoxylum alatum Roxb. against root-knot nematodes, Meloidogyne incognita. Crop Protection, 39: 52-56.

    6. Irshad, U., T. Mukhtar, M. Ashfaq, M. Z. Kayani, S. B. Kayani, M. Hanif and S. Aslam. 2012. Pathogenicity of citrus nematode (Tylenchulus semipenetrans) on Citrus jambhiri. Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences, 22 (4): 1014-1018.

    7. Rahoo, A. M., T. Mukhtar, S. R. Gowen and B. Pembroke. 2011. Virulence of Entomopathogenic Bacteria Xenorhabdus bovienii and Photorhabdus luminescens Against Galleria mellonella Larvae. Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 43(3): 543-548.

    8. Hussain, M. A., T. Mukhtar and M. Z. Kayani. 2011. Assessment of the damage caused by Meloidogyne incognita on okra. Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences, 21 (4): 857-861.

    9. Hussain, M. A., T. Mukhtar and M. Z. Kayani. 2011. Efficacy evaluation of Azadirachta indica, Calotropis procera, Datura stramonium and Tagetes erecta against root-knot nematodes Meloidogyne incognita. Pakistan Journal of Botany, 43 (Special Issue): 197-204.

    10. Mukhtar, T., A. Rashid, M. Z. Kayani and M. Ashfaq. 2008. Interaction of Azadirachta indica and Calotropis procera leaf extracts with Verticillium chlamydosporium in the control of Meloidogyne javanica. International Journal of Nematology, 18: 21-24.