Department of Crop Physiology - Research - Research Groups

 

1

Seed Physiology

Research Team
Dr. Shahzad M.A. Basra
Team Leader

Dr. Irfan Afzal (Assistant Professor)

Member

Mr. Hassan Munir (Lecturer)

Member

Mr. Hafeez ur Rehman (Lecturer)

Member
  Research Description
 
  • Study of physiological basis of seed enhancement and deterioration
  • Development of seed invigoration techniques for better, synchronized and early seedling establishment under normal and stressful conditions like salinity, low temperature and drought
  • Assessment and development of post harvest seed technologies


2

Stress Physiology

Research Team
Dr. Rashid Ahmad
Team Leader

Dr. Nazir Ahmed (HEC Professor)

Member

Dr. Ejaz Ahmad Warriach (Assistant Professor)

Member
  Research Description
 
  • Understanding physiological limitations to crop productivity under stress conditions.
  • Characterizing different crop species/genotypes for tolerance to abiotic (drought, salinity and heat) stresses
  • Developing physiological strategies/techniques for drought, salinity and high temperature mitigation