Assistant Professor

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Research Papers Published

  • "Characterization of Actinomycetes and Trichoderma spp. for cellulase production utilizing crude substrates by response surface methodology" BMC Springer Plus, 3(1): 622 -633
  • "Ion and lipid signalling in apical growth – a dynamic machinery responding to environmental cues." Frontiers in Plant Science, 1(1): DOI No. 1 {ISSN: 1664-462X} Impact Factor= 3.9
  • "Influence of various parameters on cellulase and xylanase production by different strains of Trichoderma species." Austin Journal of Analytical Chemistry and Pharmaceutical Science, 2(1): 1034 -
  • "Metabolite Fingerprinting and Antioxidant Potential of Tartary Buckwheat- an Underutilized Pseudocereal crop from Kashmir Region." Free Radicals and Antioxidants, 7(1): 95 -106 {ISSN: 2231-2536} Impact Factor= 1.2
  • "Phytochemical studies on Cichorium intybus L. (chicory) from Kashmir Himalaya using GC-MS." Journal of Pharmacy Research, 10(11): 715 -726 {ISSN: 0974-6943}
  • "Somatic embryogenesis and embryoids formation in chicory (Cichorium intybus L." Journal of Agricultural Technology, 13(1): 91 -104 {ISSN: 1686-9141}
  • "Metabolite Fingerprinting and Antioxidant Potential of Tartary Buckwheat-an Underutilized Pseudocereal crop from Kashmir Region." Free Radicals & Antioxidants, 7(1): 95 -106 {ISSN: 2231-2536}
  • "Chemo-profiling, Antioxidant potential and Ionomic analysis of Cichorium intybus L." Pharmacognosy Journal, 9(6): 917 -928 {ISSN: 0975-3575}
  • "Characterization of mercury-induced stress biomarkers in Fagopyrum tataricum plants" International Journal of phytoremediation, 4(1): 100 -120 {ISSN: 1549-7879}
  • "Evaluation of in vitro Antioxidant Potential of Amaranthus caudatus L. Grown in Kashmir Region." Pharmacogn J., 75(18): 1 -7 {ISSN: 0975-3575}
  • "Buckwheat: Buckwheat Journey to Functional Food Sector" Current Nutrition & Food Science, 14(1): 1 -8 {ISSN: 2212-3881}
  • "Growth and physiological responses in chicory towards mercury induced in vitro oxidative stress" Plant Physiol. Rep., 1(1): 1 -13 Impact Factor= 1
  • "Salinity-induced antioxidant enzyme system in mungbean (Vigna radiata (L.) Wilczek) Cv.) genotypes" Pakistan Journal of Botany, 51(4): 13 -19 Impact Factor= 1
  • "Antioxidative defense mechanism against lead-induced phytotoxicity in Fagopyrum kashmirianum" Chemosphere, 216(1): 595 -604 Impact Factor= 4.5
  • "Aluminium stress modulates the osmolytes and enzyme defense system in Fagopyrum species" Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, 1(1): 1 -20 Impact Factor= 3.5
  • "Lead toxicity alters the antioxidant defense machinery and modulate the biomarkers in Tartary buckwheat plants" International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 2020, 151(1): 104992 -104996 {ISSN: 0964-8305} Impact Factor= 3.834
  • "Assessment of tolerance responses in Chicory (Cichorium intybus L.) towards Lead and Aluminium." Scientia Horticulturae, 278(1): 109847 -109857 {ISSN: 0304-4238} Impact Factor= 2.761
  • "Salt Stress Threshold in Millets: Perspective on Cultivation on Marginal Lands for Biomass." Phyton-International Journal of Experimental Botany, 90(1): 51 -64 {ISSN: 0031-9457} Impact Factor= 0.329
  • "Mistletoe Lectins: From interconnecting proteins to potential tumour inhibiting agents" Phytomedicine Plus, 1(3): 10039 -10045 {ISSN: 2667-0313}
  • "Comparative Study on Phytochemical Profile and Antioxidant Activity of an Epiphyte, Viscum album L. (White Berry Mistletoe), Derived from Different Host Trees" Plants, 10(6): DOI No. 1191 {ISSN: 2223-7747} Impact Factor= 3.935
  • "Exogenous Application of Zinc to Mitigate the Salt Stress in Vigna radiata (L.) Wilczek—Evaluation of Physiological and Biochemical Processes" Plants, 10(1): DOI No. 1005 {ISSN: 2223-7747} Impact Factor= 3.935
  • "Metabolic flexibility and extensive adaptability governing multiple drug resistance and enhanced virulence in Candida albicans." Critical Reviews In Microbiology., 10(1): DOI No. 5447 Impact Factor= 7.624
  • "Morpho-Physiological, Biochemical and Molecular Adaptation of Millets to Abiotic Stresses: A review." Phyton-International Journal of Experimental Botany., 90(5): DOI No. 1385 Impact Factor= 1.039
  • "Understanding the Integrated Pathways and Mechanisms of Transporters, Protein Kinases, and Transcription Factors in Plants under Salt Stress" International Journal of Genomics, 2021(2): DOI No. 8727 Impact Factor= 2.414
  • "Synergistic effect of plant extract coupled silver nanoparticles in various therapeutic applications-present insights and bottlenecks" Chemosphere, 288(1): DOI No. 132527 {ISSN: 0045-6535} Impact Factor= 7.1
  • "Morphological Characterization Reveals High Intraspecies Diversity in Fagopyrum esculentum Moench and Fagopyrum sagittatum Gilib from North-Western Himalayan Regions" Agricultural Research, 1(1): DOI No. 1 {ISSN: 2249-7218} Impact Factor= 0.99
  • "Silicon Application Enhances the Photosynthetic Pigments and Phenolic/Flavonoid Content by Modulating the Phenylpropanoid Pathway in Common Buckwheat under Aluminium Stress" Silicon, 1(1): DOI No. 1 {ISSN: 1876-9918} Impact Factor= 2.7
  • "Molecular Characterization and Population Genetic Structure of Fagopyrum Species Cultivated in Himalayan Regions" Sustainability, 13(21): DOI No. 12165 {ISSN: 2071-1050} Impact Factor= 3.251
  • "Salt stress threshold in millets: perspective on cultivation on marginal lands for biomass" Phyton-International Journal of Experimental Botany., 90(1): DOI No. 51 Impact Factor= 1.039
  • "Mistletoe Lectins: From interconnecting proteins to potential tumour inhibiting agents" Phytomedicine Plus, 1(1): DOI No. 100039 {ISSN: 2667-0313} Impact Factor= 5.34
  • "Lead and aluminium-induced oxidative stress and alteration in the activities of antioxidant enzymes in chicory plants" Scientia Horticulturae, 278(1): DOI No. 109847 {ISSN: 0304-4238} Impact Factor= 3.463
  • "Amelioration of salinity induced damage in plants by selenium application: A review." South African Journal of Botany, 147(1): 98 -105 {ISSN: 0254-6299} Impact Factor= 2.315

Books Published

  • "“Biomass and Bioenergy: Processing, Properties and Applications”.". Springer Science+Business Media, LLC; 233 Spring Street, New York, NY 10013, USA.. {ISBN: ISBN 978-3-319-07578-5} pp 12
  • "Soil remediation and plants". Elsevier. {ISBN: 9780127999371} pp 12
  • "Soil remediation and plants". Elsevier. {ISBN: 9780127999371} pp 16
  • "Biomass pellet technology: A green approach for sustainable development.". Springer International. {ISBN: 978-3-319-13846-6} pp 30
  • "Power Reservoirs of Jumble based Biomass in Asia.". Springer International. {ISBN: 978-3-319-13846-6} pp 15
  • "Heavy Metal Resistance Bacterial Strains from Agricultural Polluted Sites of Northern India". IK International Publishing house. pp 20
  • "Phenomics Science: An Integrated Interdisplinary Approach for Crop Improvement In: Plant OMICS and Crop Breeding". Apple Academic Press Inc. 9 Spinnaker Way Waretown, NJ 08758 USA.. {ISBN: 9781771884556} pp 22
  • "Cellulases: Industrial Workhorse in Bioenergy Sector". SPRINGER. {ISBN: 978-981-10-5511-9} pp 143-153
  • "Biosynthesis of Nanoparticles and Their Application in Pharmaceutical Industry". SPRINGER. {ISBN: 978-981-10-5511-9} pp 331-349
  • "Phenomics Science: An Integrated Inter-Disciplinary Approach for Crop Improvement". Taylor & Francis Group. {ISBN: 978-1-77188-455-6} pp 1-30
  • "Polyploidy: Recent Trends and Future Perspectives". Springer. {ISBN: 978-81-322-3772-3} pp 1-104
  • "“Polyploidy: Recent Trends and Future Perspectives”.". Springer. {ISBN: 978-81-322-3772-3} pp 114
  • "Application of Nanoparticles in Crop Production and Protection". Springer, Cham. {ISBN: 2523-8035} pp 18
  • "Development of Nano-Bioformulations of Nutrients for Sustainable Agriculture". Springer, Cham. {ISBN: 2523-8035} pp 15
  • "“Buckwheat: Forgotten Crop for the Future”". Taylor and Francis, CRC Press, Boca Raton. {ISBN: 978-10-030-8910-0} pp 128
  • "Approaches for Metabarcoding and Environmental DNA (eDNA) Assays in Plants.". AAP Apple Academic Press. {ISBN: 9781774910184.} pp 20
  • "Genetic Diversity as a Conservation Tool". AAP Apple Academic Press. {ISBN: 9781774910184} pp 25
  • "Dispersal, Gene Flow, and Population Structure.". AAP Apple Academic Press. {ISBN: 9781774910184} pp 27
  • "Amaranthus caudatus L. as a Potential Bioresource for Nutrition and Health.". Springer. {ISBN: 978-3-030-58975-2} pp 25
  • "Chicory Inulin: A Versatile Biopolymer with Nutritional and Therapeutic Properties.". Springer. {ISBN: 978-3-030-58975-2} pp 32
  • "Phytochemistry, Pharmacology, and Toxicity of an Epiphytic Medicinal Shrub Viscum album L.(White Berry Mistletoe).". Springer. {ISBN: 978-3-030-58975-2} pp 24
  • "Salinity-Induced Changes on Different Physiological and Biochemical Features of Plants". Apple Academic Press. {ISBN: 9781774630174} pp 201
  • "Microbial and Plant-Assisted Bioremediation of Heavy Metal Polluted Environments". Taylor and Francis. {ISBN: 9780367725075} pp 139
  • "Transcription Factors Involved in Plant Responses to Heavy Metal Stress Adaptation". Taylor and Francis. {ISBN: 9780367725075} pp 35

Research Scholars:

Mr Sajad Ahmad PadderM.Phil Awarded Whole Time
Ms Asiya RamzanM.Phil Awarded Whole Time
Tanveer Bilal PirzadahPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Bisma MalikPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Fayaz Ahmad DarPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Fayaz Ahmad DarPh.D Awarded Whole Time
WasifaPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Aadil RasoolPh.D Awarded Whole Time
Sajad PadderPh.D Awarded Whole Time


DepartmentSubjectCourse TaughtSemester
Bio-ResourcesM. Sc BioresourcesHuman Health and Plant Diet1
Bio-ResourcesM. Sc Bioresourcessecondary metabolism3
Bio-ResourcesM. Sc BioresourcesBiological Interactions3
Bio-ResourcesM. Sc BioresourcesBiomedicine and Bioprospecting3