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Personal Information
Name: Kashif Zeeshan
Discipline: Agriculture Sciences Institution: Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture
Gender: Male Department: Plant Pathology
Specialization: Plant, Animal & Microbial Biotechnology: Biopesticide (fungi as herbicide) Present Position: Assistant Professor
Address: Department of Plant Pathology, University of Arid Agriculture, Rawalpindi, Pakistan City: Rawalpindi
Email: kashifalvi212@hotmail.com; kashif.zeeshan@live.com Phone: (+92) 03022441047
Fax: CNIC: 3220373654653

Education History
Year
Degree
Field of Study
Institution/University
2003
B.Sc(Hons) Agricultrue (Major: Plant Pathology) University of Arid Agriculture, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
2005
M.Sc(Hons) Plant Pathology University of Arid Agriculture, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
2006
MPhil Microbiology University of Avignon, France
2010
PhD Plant, Animal and Microbial Biotechnology University of Brest, France

 Professional Experience
Institution/ Organization
Position / Job Title
Period
From
To
PMAS - Arid Agriculture Unviersity Rawalpindi, Pakistan Assistant Professor
07/06/2011
to-date
Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, Islamabad, Pakistan Research Fellow
2003
2005
Charles Sturt University, Australia Visiting Scholar
07/22/2009
10/06/2009
PMAS - Arid Agriculture Unviersity Rawalpindi, Pakistan Assistant Professor
04/30/2010
10/05/2010
French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), Avignon, France Research Intern
09/01/2005
08/31/2006
University Lab., LUBEM, Quimper, France PhD Scholar
12/01/2006
02/26/2010

Research Interests
  Biopesticide; Bioherbicide; Mycoherbicide; Weed Biocontrol; Biological Control; Microbiology; Plant Pathology; Biotechnology

 Publications in HEC Recognized Journals
1. Sophie Cliquet, Julien Despreux, Denis de la Broise, and Gavin Ash "Characterization of aggregates produced by the potential mycoherbistat Plectosporium alismatis in submerged culture: germination, UV-radiation tolerance and infectivity" (2011) Biocontrol Science and Technology Vol:21 (10) pp:1243-1256 (Journal)
2. Sophie Cliquet "Impact of nutritional conditions on yields, germination rate and shelf-life of Plectosporium alismatis conidia and chlamydospores as potential candidates for the development of a mycoherbicide of weeds in rice crops" (2008) Biocontrol Science and Technology Vol:18 (7) pp:685-695 (Journal)
3. Nasim Begum, M. I. Haque, M. Usman Raja and Sobia Chohan "Evaluation of mycoflora associated with pea seeds and some control measures" (2004) Plant Pathology Journal Vol:3 (1) pp:48-51 (Journal)

 Conference Publications
1. Charaf Moulay, Sophie Cliquet, Gavin J. Ash and Eric J. Cother "Biological control of aquatic weeds by Plectosporium alismatis, a potential mycoherbicide in Australian rice crops: comparison of liquid culture media for their ability to produce high yields of desiccationtolerant propagules. (Abstract)" (2008) Proceedings of the XII International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds. CAB International Wallingford, UK Vol: pp:254-254 (Conference Publications)
2. Charaf Moulay, Sophie Cliquet, Gavin J. Ash and Eric J. Cother "Biological control of aquatic weeds by Plectosporium alismatis, a potential mycoherbicide in Australian rice crops: comparison of liquid culture media for their ability to produce high yields of desiccationtolerant propagules" (2008) Proceedings of the XII International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds. CAB International Wallingford, UK Vol: pp:306-310 (Conference Publications)
3. Nasim Begum, M. I. Haque, M. Usman Raja and Sobia Chohan "Evaluation of mycoflora associated with peas and their control. (Abstract)" (2003) 4th National Conference of Plant Pathology. Oct. 14-16, 2003. University of Arid Agriculture, Rawalpindi, Pakistan Vol: pp:26-26 (Conference Publications)

 Other Publications
1. Charaf Moulay, Sophie Cliquet, Gavin J. Ash and Eric J. Cother "Biological control of aquatic weeds by Plectosporium alismatis, a potential mycoherbicide in Australian rice crops: comparison of liquid culture media for their ability to produce high yields of desiccationtolerant propagules. (Abstract)" (2008) Proceedings of the XII International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds. CAB International Wallingford, UK Vol: pp:254-254 (Conference Publications)
2. Charaf Moulay, Sophie Cliquet, Gavin J. Ash and Eric J. Cother "Biological control of aquatic weeds by Plectosporium alismatis, a potential mycoherbicide in Australian rice crops: comparison of liquid culture media for their ability to produce high yields of desiccationtolerant propagules" (2008) Proceedings of the XII International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds. CAB International Wallingford, UK Vol: pp:306-310 (Conference Publications)
3. Nasim Begum, Zubaida Ch., Irfan Ul-Haque, Hamid Rashid "Bacterial Wilt of Tomato and its management (Urdu Transcript)" (2004) Jadeed Zarait. Jadeed Zarait Society of Pakistan. Tameer Press, Lahore, Pakistan. Vol:22 pp:24-25 (Journal)
4. Nasim Begum, M. I. Haque, M. Usman Raja and Sobia Chohan "Evaluation of mycoflora associated with peas and their control. (Abstract)" (2003) 4th National Conference of Plant Pathology. Oct. 14-16, 2003. University of Arid Agriculture, Rawalpindi, Pakistan Vol: pp:26-26 (Conference Publications)

Conferences/Seminars/Workshops
1. Conference on "XII International Symposium on Biological Control of Weeds"  La Grande Motte, France (4/22/2007-4/27/2007)  [Foreign] 
2. Conference on "National Exhibition"  National Agricultural Research Centre, Islamabad, Pakistan (4/21/2004-4/23/2004)  [Local] 
3. Conference on "4th National Conference of Plant Pathology"  University of Arid Agriculture, Rawalpindi, Pakistan (10/14/2003-10/16/2003)  [Local] 
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