International Journal of Plant Science and Horticulture










Ahmed I. S. Ahmed

Plant Protection Department, Egypt


Dr. Ahmed is an associate professor at Desert Research Center in Plant Pathology Research and Development. Dr. Ahmed did his doctoral study on application of genetic markers for developing resistance of barley against fungal disease, drought and salinity, and obtained his PhD through Sadat City University, Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology "Plant Biotechnology", Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology Research, Inst., Egypt in 2010. Since then, he has been working on a lot of plant pathogens in Egypt and in Korea. He was also a Visiting Scholar at Division of Bioresource Sciences, Kangwon National University, Chuncheon, Korea. Also a visiting scholar at Amity Institute for Microbial Technology; Amity University, India. Dr. Ahmed research interests mainly include plant pathology and biology. He has research experiences with plants, plant-associated microbes, biological control and application of nanotechnology in plant pathology, and he is a member of the Korean Society of Mycology and other Professional Societies. In recent five years Dr. Ahmed has published over 25 peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters, and served as reviewer and Editorial Board Member of several international academic journals.