Faculty & Staff
Dr. Touqeer Ahmed
Associate Professor

(HEC Approved Supervisor)

PhD Huazhong Agricultural University P. R. China
Department of Horticulture
Phone : +92-51-9290771
Mobile :
Fax : +92-51-9290160
Email : [email protected]
Address : Department of Horticulture, University of Arid Agriculture Murree Road Rawalpindi.
Work Experience : 12 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Genetic Transformation
  • Protoplast Transformation
  • Plant Tissue Culture
  • Total Publications : 23
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Ahmad, T., G. Sablok, T. V. Tatarinova, Q. Xu, X. X. Deng and W.W. Guo. 2013. Evaluation of codon biology in Citrus and Poncirus trifoliata based on genomic features and frame corrected expressed sequence tags. DNA-Research. 20(2): 135-150.

    2. Baig, M. M. Q., I. A. Hafiz, A. Hussain, T. Ahmad and N. A. Abbasi. 2011. An efficient protocol for In vitro propagation of Rosa gruss an teplitz and Rosa centifolia. Afr. J. Biotechnol. 10(22): 4564-4573.

    3. Asghar, S., T. Ahmad, I. A. hafiz and M. Yaseen. 2011. In vitro propagation of orchid (Dendrobium nobile) var. Emma White. Afr. J. Biotechnol., 10(16): 3097-3103.

    4. Ul-Hasan, S, Z., T. Ahmad, I. A. Hafiz and A. Hussain. 2010. Direct plant regeneration from leaves of prunus rootstock GF-677 (Prunus Amygdalus x P. Persica). Pak. J. Bot., 42(6): 3817-3830.

    5. Ramzan, A., I. A. Hafiz, T. Ahmad and N. A. Abbasi. 2010. Effect of priming with potassium nitrate and dehusking on seed germination of gladiolus (gladiolus alatus). Pak. J. Bot., 42(1): 247-258.

    6. Ikhlaq, M., I. A. Hafiz, M. Micheli, T. Ahmad, N. A. Abbasi and A. Standardi. 2010. In vitro storage of synthetic seeds: Effect of different storage conditions and intervals on their conversion ability. Afr. J. of Biotechnol., 9(35): 5712-5721.

    7. Zulfiqar, B., N. A. Abbasi, T. Ahmad and I. A. Hafiz. 2009. Effect of explant sources and different concentrations of plant growth regulators on In vitro shoot proliferation and rooting of avocado (Persea americana Mill.) cv. Fuerte. Pak. J. Bot., 41(5): 2333-23461.

    8. Ali, A., T. Ahmad, N. A. Abbasi and I. A. Hafiz. 2009. Effect of different concentrations of auxins on In vitro rooting of olive cultivar 'Moraiolo'. Pak. J. Bot., 41(3): 1223-1231.

    9. Yaseen, M., T. Ahmed, N. A. Abbasi and I. A. Hafiz. 2009. In vitro shoot proliferation competence of apple rootstocks M. 9 and M. 26 on different carbon sources. Pak. J. Bot., 41(4): 1781-1795.

    10. Ul-Haq, I., T. Ahmad, I. A. Hafiz and N. A. Abbasi. 2009. Influence of microcutting sizes and IBA concentrations on In vitro rooting of olive cv. "Dolce Agogia". Pak. J. Bot., 41(3): 1213-1222.