Faculty & Staff
Dr. Shahzada Sohail Ijaz
Associate Professor

(HEC Approved Supervisor)

Postdoc (Australia), PhD (Soil Science, Pakistan)
Department of Soil Science & SWC
Phone : +92-51- 9290473
Mobile : +92-333-5196330
Fax :
Email : [email protected], [email protected]
Address : Department of Soil Science & SWC, PMAS-Arid Agriculture University, Murree Road Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Work Experience : 11 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Soil and water conservation & management
  • Soil organic carbon sequestration and modeling
  • Soil physical properties and processes
  • Total Publications : 32
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Ahmad, A., S. S. Ijaz, and Z. He. 2021. Effects of Zeolitic Urea on Nitrogen Leaching (NH4-N and NO3-N) and Volatilization (NH3) in Spodosols and Alfisols. Water, 13:1921

    2. Rashid, M., Q. Hussain, K.S. Khan, M.I. Alwabel, R. Hayat, M. Akmal, S.S. Ijaz, S. Alvi, O. Rehman. 2021. Carbon-based slow-release fertilizers for efficiency nutrient management: Synthesis, application, and future research needs. Journal of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, 21: 1144-1169

    3. Rehman, S.S. Ijaz, K.S. Khan, M. Ansar, and Q. Hussain. 2021. Soil nutrient status and crop productivity after 6 years of conservation tillage in a subtropical dryland. Arabian Journal of Geosciences, 14:180

    4. Rehman, S., S.S. Ijaz, K.S. Khan and M. Ansar. 2020. Long term reduced tillage improved soil physical characteristics and crop productivity in subtropical dryland of Pakistan. International Journal of Agriculture & Biology. 24:229?237 (IF:0.82)

    5. Abbas, M., S. S. Ijaz, M. Ansar, Q. Hussain, A. Hassan, M. Akmal, M. Tahir, M. Iqbal, K. Bashir, and S. Rehman. 2019. Impact of biochar with different organic materials on carbon fractions, aggregate size distribution, and associated polysaccharides and soil moisture retention in an arid soil. Arabian Journal of Geosciences. 12:626 (IF: 1.327)

    6. Irfan, M. Q. Hussain, K. S. Khn, M. Akmal, S. S. Ijaz, R. Hayat, A. Khalid, M. Azeem, M. Rashid. 2019. Response of soil microbial biomass and enzymatic activity to biochar amendment I the organic carbon deficient arid soil: a 2-year field study. Arabian Journal of Geosciences. 12: 95(IF: 1.327)

    7. Akmal, M., Z. Maqbool, K. S. Khan, Q. Hussain, S. S. Ijaz, M. Iqbal, I. Aziz, A. Hussain, M. S. Abbas, H. U. Rafa. 2019. Integrated use of biochar and compost to improve soil microbial activity, nutrient availability and plant growth in arid soil. Arabian Journal of Geosciences. 12: 232(IF: 1.327)

    8. Bashir, S., Q. Hussain, M. Akmal, M. Riaz, H. Hu, S. S. Ijaz, M. Iqbal, S. Abro, S. Mehmood, M. Ahmad. 2018. Sugarcane bagasse-derived biochar reduces the cadmium and chromium bioavailability to mash bean and enhances the microbial activity in contaminated soil. J. Soils Sediments. 18(3): 874-884 (IF: 2.763)

    9. Hassan, A., R. Lal, S. S. Ijaz, A. Mehmood. 2018. Ecosystem carbon sustainability under different C-equivalence inputs and outputs in dry land. J. Serb. Chem. Soc. 83(3): 367-377 (IF: 1.097)

    10. Niaz, S., S. S. Ijaz, A. Hassan and M. Sharif. 2017. Landuse impacts on soil organic carbon fractions in different rainfall areas of a subtropical dryland. Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science. 63(10) :1337-1345(IF : 2.135)