Faculty & Staff
Dr. M. Naveed Iqbal Raja
Assistant Professor (HEC Approved Supervisor)
Ph.D, Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad
Phone : +92519290235  
Mobile : 0313-5257004  
Fax :
Email : [email protected], [email protected]
Address : Department of Botany, University of Arid Agriculture Rawalpindi, Murree Road, Rawalpindi
Work Experience : 10 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Plant Biotechnology
  • Transgenic Crop Production
  • Phytochemical Analysis of Medicinal Plants.
  • Total Publications : 60
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Ali, A., S. Mohammad, M.A. Khan, N.I. Raja, M. Arif, A. Kamil, ZUR. Mashwani. 2019. Solver nanoparticles elicited in vitro callus cultures for accumulation of biomass and secondary metabolites in Caralluma tuberculate. Artifical cells, Nanomedicine and Biotechnology, (I.F. 3.026)

    2. Sohail, U. Amara, S. Shad, N.I. Raja, N. Ilyas. A. Manaf, ZUR. Mashwani. 2019. In vitro germination and biochemical profiling of Brassica napus in response to biosynthesized zinc nanoparticles. IET Nanobiotechnology, 13(1): 46-51 (I.F. 2.059)

    3. Faiza Anum, N.I. Raja, M. Hussain, M. Iqbal, S.K. Chaudhari, M. Ehsan, U. Javaid, N. Zafar. 2019. Effect of green synthesised silver nanoparticles on morphogenic and biochemical variations in callus cultures of Kinnow mandarin. IET Nanobiotechnol., 10.1049/iet-nbt.2018.5276 (I.F. 2.059)

    4. Hussain, M., N.I. Raja, ZUR. Mashwani, M. Iqbal, M. Ejaz and S. Aslam. 2019. Green synthesis and evaluation of silver nanoparticles for antimicrobial and biochemical profiling in Kinnow (Citrus reticulata L.) to enhance the fruit quality and productivity under biotic stress. IET Nanobiotechnol., 10.1049/iet- nbt.2018.5049. (I.F. 2.059)

    5. Iqbal, M., N.I. Raja, F.H. Wattoo, M. Hussain, R. Iqbal, M.A. Sultan, A. Muneeb and M. Ejaz. 2018. Morphological fabrication of immobilized green synthesized silver nanoparticles. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. Lett., 10(11): 1-7. doi:10.1166/nnl.2018.2818. (I.F. 2.917)

    6. Iqbal, M., N.I. Raja, ZUR. Mashwani, F.H. Wattoo, M. Hussain, M. Ejaz and H. Saira. 2019. Assessment of silver nanoparticles exposure on physiological, and biochemical changes and antioxidative defence system in wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) under heat stress. IET Nanobiotechnol.,10.1049/iet-nbt.2018.5041. (I.F. 2.059)

    7. Hussain, M., N. I. Raja, ZUR. Mashwani, M. Iqbal, S.K. Chaudhari, M. Ejaz, S. Aslam and F. Yasmeen. 2018. Green synthesis and characterization of silver nanoparticles and their effects on disease incidence against canker and biochemical profile in Citrus reticulata L. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. Lett., 10(10): 1348- 1355. doi:10.1166/nnl.2018.2799. (I.F. 2.917)

    8. Yasmin S; N. I. Raja; S. Hameed; J. K. Brown. 2018. First association of Pedilanthus leaf curl virus, Papaya leaf curl virus, Cotton leaf curl Kokhran virus, and Papaya leaf curl beta-satellite with symptomatic chilli pepper in Pakistan. Plant Disease., 110(12): 2155 (I.F. 2.941)

    9. Yasmeen F; N. I. Raja; A. Razzaq; S. Komatsu. 2016. Gel-free/label-free proteomic analysis of wheat shoot in stress tolerant varieties under iron nanoparticles exposure. BBA - Proteins and Proteomics.. 1864(11):1586-98. doi: 10.1016/j.bbapap.2016.08.009. (Impact Factor 3.28).

    10. https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=iu7fn1sAAAAJ

    Depatment of Botany
    Professor / Chairperson
    Phone #: +92-51-9292145
    [email protected], [email protected]