Faculty & Staff
Dr. Zuhair Hasnain
Assistant Professor (HEC Approved Supervisor)
PhD (Agronomy)
Sub Campus Attock
Phone : +923334361517
Mobile : +923013968020
Fax :
Email : zuhair@uaar.edu.pk
Address : Sub Campus Attock
Work Experience : 7 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Rice Agronomy
  • Crop Growth Modeling
  • Climate Change and Agriculture
  • Plant Nutrition
  • Crop Water Management
  • Total Publications : 28
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Hasnain, Z., I. Bakhsh, I. Hussain, Sheheryar and E. A. Khan. 2020. Naphthalene acetic acid and irrigation regimes influence paddy yield and its economics under arid conditions. Planta Daninha v38:e020200937, Doi: 10.1590/S0100-83582020380100007.

    2. Hasnain, Z., S. Zafar, U. Shafqat, S. Perveen, N. Iqbal, S.A. Qaisrani, M.B. Chattha and S. Mumtaz. 2020. Antibacterial activity of eco-friendly zinc nanoparticles prepared from leaf extract of Mentha piperita L. Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 33(5):2413-2416.

    3. Zafar, S., M. Akhtar, S. Perveen, Z. Hasnain and A. Khalil. 2020. Attenuating the adverse aspects of water stress on wheat genotypes by foliar spray of melatonin and indole-3-acetic acid. Physiology and Molecular Biology of Plants 26(9):1751-1762.

    4. Rahman, M.A., A. Saboor, Q. Zaman, G. Hameed, Z. Hasnain, M. Rizwan, M. Khan and F. Tanwir. 2020. Exercising ricardian empirics to investigate the impact of climate change on dairy production in Pakistan. Fresenius Environmental Bulletin 29(6):4831- 4840.

    5. Hossain, S.T., 2020. Impacts of COVID-19 on the agri-food sector: food security policies of Asian Productivity Organization members. Journal of Agricultural Sciences 15(2):116-132 {Hasnain, Z., Contributor. pp. 123 & 129}.

    6. Rashid, M., Z. Husnain, U. Shakoor and M.I. Husnain. 2020. Impact of climate change on cotton production in Pakistan: An ARDL bound testing approach. Sarhad Journal of Agriculture 36(1): 333-341.

    7. Vaseer, S.G., M. Rasheed, M. Ansar, Y. Bibi, S. Shah, A. Hassan, L.A. Durani, M. Asif and Z. Husnain. 2020. Cobalt application improves the growth and development of mung bean. Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research 33(2):303-310.

    8. Zafar, S., Z. Hasnain, S. Anwar, S. Perveen, N. Iqbal, A. Noman and M. Ali. 2019. Influence of melatonin on antioxidant defence system and yield of wheat (Triticum Aestivum L.) genotypes under saline condition. Pakistan Journal of Botany 51(6):1987- 1994.

    9. Hassan, A., Z. Hasnain, S.S. Ijaz, M. Ansar, M. Rasheed, A. Ahmad, L.A. Durani and M.B. Ali. 2019. Dynamics of nutrients and cation exchange capacity (CEC) under different crop sequences and tillage systems in subtropical dry land. Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Research 32(4):601-608.

    10. Batool, A., A. Wahid, G. Abbas, S.H. Shah, M.N. Akhtar, N. Perveen and Z. Hasnain. 2019. Application of moringa oleifera plant extracts for enhancing the concentration of photosynthetic pigments leading to stable photosynthesis under heat stress in maize (Zea mays L.). Pakistan Journal of Botany 51(6):2031-2036.