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. 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

    2. 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

    3. 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

    4. 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

    5. 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

    6. Sharif, M., S. S. Ijaz, S. Ali, M. Ansar and A. Hassan. 2017. Prediction of tillage operation strategies for dryland wheat production in a degraded loess soil. Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science. 63(8) : 1137-1149

    7. Bashir K., S. Ali, S. S. Ijaz and I. Ahmad. 2016. Effect of organic amendments on distribution, stability and carbon concentration of soil aggregates. Pak. J. Agri. Sci., 53(4):955-961

    8. Hassan A., S. S. Ijaz, R. Lal, S. Ali, Q. Hussain, M. Ansar, M. S. Baloch. 2016. Depth distribution of soil organic carbon fractions in relation to tillage and cropping sequences in some dry lands of Punjab, Pakistan. Land Degradation and Development 27(4): 1175-1185

    9. Hassan, A., S. S. Ijaz, R. Lal, D. Barker, S. Ali, M. Ansar, S. Jiang. 2016. Tillage effect on partial budget analysis of cropping intensification under dryland farming in Punjab, Pakistan. Achieves of Agronomy and Soil Science. 62(2): 151-162

    10. Sohail-ur-Raza, M., Z. I. Ahmed, M. A. Malik, and S. S. Ijaz. 2015. Effective soil additives for improved soil water retention. Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences