Faculty & Staff
Dr. Ghulam Abbas Shah
Assistant Professor

(HEC Approved Supervisor)

Ph.D. (Wageningen University, the Netherlands)
Department of Agronomy
Phone : +92-51-9292089
Mobile : +92-332-7201902
Fax : +92-51-9290160
Email : shahga@uaar.edu.pk; shahjee1522@gmail.com
Address : Department of Agronomy, PMAS-Arid Agriculture University Murree Road Rawalpindi
Work Experience : 7 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Agro-nanotechnology
  • Organic Farming Systems
  • Composting and Organic Waste management
  • System analysis; simulation and system management
  • Soil Plant Interactions/ Feed back
  • Measurement of Ammonia and Greenhouse Gases
  • Biochar and coated fertilizers
  • Total Publications : 24
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Khan, I., Raza, M. A., Awan, S. A., Shah, G. A., Rizwan, M., Ali, B., Tariq, R., Hassan, M. J., Alyemeni, M. N., Brestic, M., Zhang, X. and Huang, L. (2020). Amelioration of salt induced toxicity in pearl millet by seed priming with silver nanoparticles (AgNPs): The oxidative damage, antioxidant enzymes and ions uptake are major determinants of salt tolerant capacity. Plant Physiology and Biochemistry. 156: 221-232 (Impact Factor = 3.720).

    2. Beig, B., Niazi, M. B. K., Jahan, Z., Pervaiz, E., Shah, G. A., Ul Haq, M., Zafar, M. I. and Zia, M. (2020). Slow-Release Urea Prills Developed Using Organic and Inorganic Blends in Fluidized Bed Coater and Their Effect on Spinach Productivity. Sustainability 12(15): 5944-5959. (Impact Factor = 2.576).

    3. Raza, M. A., Feng, L. Y., Shi, J. Y., Titriku, J. K., Meraj, T. A., Shah, G. A., Ahmed, Z., Saleem, A., Liu, W., Wang, X., Yong, T., Yuan, S., Yang, F., Yang, W. (2020).  Delayed maize leaf senescence: A way to increase the land equivalent ratio of maize soybean relay intercropping system. European Journal of Agronomy. 118: 126092-126101. (Impact Factor = 3.726).

    4. Hassan, M. J., Raza, M. A., Khan, I., Meraj, T. A., Ahmed, M., Shah, G. A., Ansar, M., Awan, S. A., Khan, N., Iqbal, N., Peng, Y. and Li, Z. (2020). Selenium (Se) and salt interactions in black gram (Vigna mungo L): Ion uptake, antioxidant defense system, and photochemistry efficiency. Plants 9: 467-482. (Impact Factor = 2.762).

    5. Arshad, M., Nawaz, R., Ahmad, S., Shah, G. A., Faiz, F. and Ranamukhaarachchi, S. L. (2020). Growth, yield and nutritional performance of sweet sorghum and legumes in sole and intercropping influenced by type of legume, nitrogen level and air quality. Polish Journal of Environmental Studies 29(1): 1-11. (Impact Factor = 1.383).

    6. Aziz, Y., Shah, G. A. and Rashid, M. I. (2019). ZnO nanoparticles and zeolite influence soil nutrient availability but do not affect herbage nitrogen uptake from biogas slurry. Chemosphere 216: 564-575 (Impact Factor = 5.778).

    7. Ilyas, N., Amjid, M.W., Saleem, M.A., Khan, W., Masoud, F., Rana, R.M., Maqsood, R.H., Zahid, A., Shah, G.A., Anwar, A., Ahmad, M.Q., Shaheen, M., Riaz, H. and Ansari, M.J. (2020). Quantitative trait loci (QTL) mapping for physiological and biochemical attributes in a Pasban90/Frontana recombinant inbred lines (RILs) population of wheat (Triticum aestivum) under salt stress condition. Saudi Journal of Biological Sciences 27(1): 341-351. ( Impact Factor = 2.802)

    8. Arif, M., Kareem, S., Ahmad, N., Hussain, N., Yasmeen, A., Anwar, A., Naz, S., Iqbal, J., Shah, G. A. and Ansar, M. (2019). Exogenously Applied Bio-Stimulant and Synthetic Fertilizers to Improve the Growth, Yield and Fiber Quality of Cotton. Sustainability 11: 2171-2184. (Impact Factor = 2.576).

    9. Ali, B., Shah, G. A., Trore, B., Shah, S. A. A., Shah, S. S., Al-Solaimani, S. G. M., Hussain, Q., Ali, N., Shahzad, K., Shahzad, T., Ahmad, A., Muhammad, S., Shah, G. M., Arshad, M., Hussain, R. A., Shah, J. A., Anwar, A., Amjad, M. W. and Rashid, M. I. (2019). Manure storage operations mitigate nutrient losses and their products can sustain soil fertility as well as enhance wheat productivity. Journal of Environmental Management 241: 468-478. (Impact Factor = 5.647).

    10. Shah, G. A., Shah, G. M., Rashid, M. I., Groot, J. C. J., Traore, B. and Lantinga, E. A. (2018). Bedding additives reduce ammonia emission and improve crop N uptake after soil application of solid cattle manure. Journal of Environmental Management 209:195-204 (Impact Factor = 5.647).

    Awards & Honors
    1. "Overseas MS leading to PhD scholarship" by the Higher Education Commissions (HEC) of Pakistan in collaboration with the Netherlands organization for international cooperation in higher education (NUFFIC).