Faculty & Staff
Dr. Zahid Akram
Associate Professor / Chairman

(HEC Approved Supervisor)

Department of Plant Breeding & Genetics
Phone : +92-51-9290718
Mobile : +92-307-5292949
Fax : +92-51-9291027
Email : [email protected]
Address : Associate Professor, Department of Plant Breeding & Genetics, PMAS- Arid Agriculture Unive
Work Experience : 18 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Breeding for yield and quality in cereal crops
  • Marker assisted selection
  • Total Publications : 29
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Akram, Z., S.U.Ajmal, K.S.Khan, R.Qureshi and M.Zubair.2011. Combining ability estimates of some yield and quality related traits in spring wheat (Triticum aestivum L.).Pak.J.Bot.43(1):221-231.

    2. Haq,U.W., M.Munir and Z.Akram.2010. Estimation of interrelationship among yield and yield related attributes in wheat lines. Pak.J.Bot.42(1):567-573.

    3. Akram, Z., S.U.Ajmal, G.Shabbir and N.M.Cheema.2009. Inheritance mechanism of some yield components in bread wheat.Pak.J.Agric.Res.,22(1-2):1-8.

    4. Nazar,R., S.Begum, A.Naz, R.Qureshi, R.A.Memon, A.K.Chaudhry and Z.Akram. 2008. Weed flora of Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi:Winter Aspect. Pak. J.Weed Sci.Res., 14(1-2):55-72.

    5. Akram, Z., S.U.Ajmal and M.Munir. 2008. Estimation of correlation coefficient among some yield parameters of wheat under rainfed conditions. Pak.J.Bot.40(4): 1771-1781

    6. Haq,U.W., M.F.Malik, M.Rashid, M.Munir and Z.Akram. 2008. Evaluation and estimation of heritability and genetic advancement for yield related attributes in wheat lines. Pak.J.Bot.40(4): 1699-1702.

    7. Mehmood,S., A.Bashir, A.Ahmad, Z.Akram, N.Jabeen and M.Gulfraz.2008.Molecular characterization of regional Sorghum bicolor varieties of Pakistan. Pak.J.Bot.40(5):2015-2021

    8. Akram, Z., S.U.Ajmal, M.Munir and G.Shabir.2008. Genetic determination of yield related attributes in bread wheat. Sarhad.J.Agric. 24(3):431-438.

    9. Akram, Z., S. U. Ajmal, A. A. Kiani and M. Jamil. 2007. Genetic analysis of protein, lysine,gluten and flour yield in bread wheat (Triticum aestivum L.). Pak. J. Biol. Sci.10 (12):1990-1995.

    10. Ahmad, M., Z. Akram, M. Munir and M. Rauf. 2006. Physiomorphic response of wheat genotypes under rainfed conditions. Pak. J. Bot. 38(5): 1697-1702.