Faculty & Staff
Dr. Muhammad Akmal
Associate Professor

(HEC Approved Supervisor)

Ph D (Soil Science), Zhejiang University, China, Post-doctorate, Colorado University, USA
Department of Soil Science
Phone :
Mobile : 0345-5973793
Fax :
Email : akmal@uaar.edu.pk
Address : Department of Soil Science & SWC, Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi 46300, Pakistan
Work Experience : 15 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Soil Microbiology and Biochemistry
  • Soil and Water Pollution
  • Environmental Soil Chemistry
  • Total Publications : 48
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Umar Farooq, Muhammad Akmal, Qadeer Ahmad, Zahid Akram, Adnan Arshad, Huma Qamar, Hafeez Ullah, Muhammad Zubair and Muhammad Rizwan Khurshid. 2021. Biofortification of Mungbean (Vigna radiata) using Iron- Enriched Organic Amendment. Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research. 34(3): 394-399.

    2. Muhammad Subtain Abbas, Muhammad Akmal, Khalid Saifullah Khan, Irfan Aziz & Hafeez Ullah Rafa. 2021. Zn Ferti-fortification of Wheat (Triticum Aestivum L.) Using Zinc Enriched Compost and Biochar in Rainfed Area. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis.

    3. Nazia Hassan, Ghulam Qadir, Fayyaz Ul Hassan, Muhammad Akmal, Tariq Sultan. 2021. Impact of phosphate solubilizing bacteria in combination with di-ammonium phosphate on growth and development of sunflower (Helianthus annus L.). Journal of Plant Nutrition

    4. Muhammad Rashid, Qaiser Hussain, Khalid Saifullah Khan, Mohammad I. Alwabel, Rifat Hayat, Muhammad Akmal, Shahzada Sohail Ijaz, Sarosh Alvi, Obaid-ur-Rehman. 2021. Carbon-Based Slow-Release Fertilizers for Efficient Nutrient Management: Synthesis, Applications, and Future Research Needs. Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition

    5. Touqeer Abbas, Muhammad Akmal, Irfan Aziz, Muhammad Iqbal, Humair Ahmed. 2021. Risk assessment and GISbased mapping of heavy metals in the secondary rock deposits derived soils of Islamabad, Pakistan. Environmental Earth Sciences. 80:102

    6. Anwar Ali, Muhammad Irfan Ashraf, Saeed Gulzar, Muhammad Akmal. 2020. Estimation of forest carbon stocks in temperate and subtropical mountain systems of Pakistan: implications for REDD+ and climate change mitigation. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 192:198

    7. Ahmad Khosa, Khalid Saifullah Khan, Muhammad Akmal, Khalid Mehmood Qureshi. 2020. Effect of combined application of organic and inorganic phosphatic fertilizers on dynamic of microbial biomass in semiarid soil. Soil Science Annual. 71:3-12

    8. Mukhtar Ahmed, Shakeel Ahmad, Muhammad Tariq, Zartash Fatima, Zohra Aslam, Muhammad Ali Raza, Nasir Iqbal, Muhammad Akmal, Fayyaz-ul- Hassan, Nadeem Akhtar Abbasi and Rifat Hayat. 2020. Wastes to be the source of nutrients and energy to 2 mitigate climate change and ensure future sustainability: options and strategies. Journal of Plant Nutrition.

    9. Anwar Ali, Muhammad Irfan Ashraf, Saeed Gulzar and Muhammad Akmal. 2020. Development of an Allometric Model for Biomass Estimation of Pinus Roxberghii, Growing in Subtropical Pine Forests of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. Sarhad Journal of Agriculture. 36: 236-244

    10. Umara Qadeer, Mukhtar Ahmed, Fayyaz-ul-Hassan and Muhammad Akmal. 2019. Impact of Nitrogen Addition on Physiological, Crop Total Nitrogen, E?ciencies and Agronomic Traits of the Wheat Crop under Rainfed Conditions. Sustainability.