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Ongoing / Completed Research Projects

Ongoing Projects

  1.  Ahmad, H. 2010. Ethnogenetic elaboration of NWFP through dental morphology and DNA analysis. 3-years HEC R&D Project (Rs. 5.1 million).
  2. Ahmad. H. 2011. Maximization of Pepino as a new commercial crop in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. One year pilot project of the Directorate of Science and Technology, KP Govt.(Rs. 0.41million).
  3. Inamullah and H. Ahmad. 2011. Genetic analysis of root traits associated with drought tolerance in Bread Wheat. 3-years HEC R&D Project (Rs.3.7 million).
  4. IT Industrial Innovation, Research Center and Strengthening of Islamia College University, Peshawar-2017.(Rs. 1385.985 million)
  5. One Year ISULL Project 2017. For Botany Department Islamia College Peshawar (Rs:0.3 Million)

Projects Completed:

  1. Muhammad, K. and H. Ahmad. 2012. Marker assisted selection of rust resistance in sugar cane. One year Startup Research Grant, HRD/HEC grant (Rs. 0.645 million).
  2. Khan, M. S. and H. Ahmad. 2012. Plant parasitic nematodes associated with mulberry (Morus spp.) in District Mansehra. One year Startup Research Grant, HRD/HEC grant (Rs. 0.5 million).
  3. Iqbal, M. S. and H. Ahmad. 2011. A proteomic evaluation of Nigella sativa L. for seed protein peptides and multivariate analyses.  One year Startup Research Grant, HRD/HEC grant (Rs. 0.5 million).
  4. Ahmad, H. 2006. Ethnobotanical survey of Upper Siran. HASHAR Development Association Mansehra.
  5. Inamullah and H. Ahmad. 2011. Identification of genes for leaf rust resistance in wheat through DNA markers. One year pilot project of the Directorate of Science and Technology, KP Govt.(Rs. 0.51million).
  6. Ahmad, H., 2004. Conservation status of ten endangered plant species of Hindu Raj Mountains. WWF-SC Project, WWFP, Ferozpur Road Lahore.
  7. Ahmad, H. 2003-2004. People and Plants-Pakistan: Ethnobotany Project. WWF-Pakistan Sahibzada Abdul Qayum Road University Town, Peshawar.
  8. Ahmad, H. 2001. Genetic studies in some Brassica species and their hybrids. PhD Thesis Department of Botany, University of the Punjab Lahore http://eprints.hec.gov.pk/1604/1/1483.HTM.
  9. Ahmad, H. 2002. Mankial: An introduction to the medicinal plants. Wildlife Department Swat, GEF and MBCP Swat.
  10. Rahman, M., S. Ghafoor and H. Ahmad 2000. The human ecology and natural resources of Mount Elum District Swat. WWF Report.
  11. Ahmad, H., M. J. Claire and Y. Aumeeruddy. 2000. The role of sociopolitical changes in management of natural resources and agroforestry development in Swat. A working paper of People and Plants Initiative, UNESCO, France.
  12. Ahmad, H. 2000. Ecological survey of Swat River. Consultancy Report. RSCP, EPS, Swat.
  13. Ahmad, H. 2000. The medicinal plants Tharparker Sindh, Pakistan. WWF-Pakistan, Peshawar.
  14. Ahmad, H. 2000. The medicinal plants of Salt Range, Pakistan. WWF-Pakistan, Peshawar.
  15. Ahmad, H. 1998. Kohala Hydroelectric Project: Vegetation Studies May-1998. Synergics Hydro-Asia/ Norconsult International A. S Islamabad.
  16. Ahmad, H. 1989. Cytogenetic Studies on gamma irradiated barley (Hordeum vulgare L.). M. Phil. Thesis Deptt. Bot. University of Peshawar.
  17. Ahmad H. 1985. Genetic parameters as affected by gamma rays in maize (Zea mays L.). M.Sc. thesis Department of Botany, University of Peshawar