Shahid Umar

SHAHID UMAR is Associate Professor at Hamdard University, New Delhi, India. Dr. Umar obtained Masters and Ph.D. in Botany from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India. He has research experience of 24 years including his incredible 10-years service as ‘Plant Physiologist’ at the Potash Research Institute of India, Gurgaon, India in the fields of ‘Plant nutrition and abiotic stress tolerance in crop plants’ including alleviation of nitrate toxicity in leafy vegetables, heavy metal toxicity, osmotic stress, nitrogen- and potassium-use-efficiency in selected field crops. Dr. Umar is a devoted researcher and has supervised theses for Ph.D. He has to his credit more than 100 significant research papers and 7 books published by reputed publishers. Dr. Umar is a regular reviewer of research manuscripts and is on the panel of editorial boards of journals of national and international repute, and is also a member of important national and international scientific societies. He has been awarded IPI-FAI, International Award (2003) instituted by International Potash Institute (IPI), Switzerland.

List of Books written by Shahid Umar
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Nitrate in Leafy Vegetables

Nitrate in Leafy Vegetables

By : Shahid Umar , Naser A. Anjum & Nafees A. Khan

ISBN : 9789382332213

Price : 1,595.00

Discount : 20%

Discount Price : 1,276.00

Binding : Hardback

Pages : 222

Weight : 0.70   kg

© Year : 2013

The present book represents the first comprehensive compilation of the latest science of the dietary nitrate sources, potential human health effects and sustainable remedial strategies. This book provides practical, ......

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Oxidative Stress in Plants Causes, Consequences and Tolerance

Oxidative Stress in Plants Causes, Consequences and Tolerance

By : Naser A. Anjum , Shahid Umar & Altaf Ahmad

ISBN : 9789381141021

Price : 2,495.00

Discount : 20%

Discount Price : 1,996.00

Binding : Hardback

Pages : 545

Weight : 1.40   kg

© Year : 2012

Oxidative stress is a central factor in a number of biotic and abiotic stress phenomena that occurs when there is a serious imbalance in any plant cell compartment between the production of reactive oxygen species (ROS) ......

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