Curriculum Vitae



Mr. Roshan Zamir

Principal Scientist
Phone: 92-91-2964060, Ext:239





  • Improvement of Horticultural/medicinal crops (Guava,Stevia and Bougainvillia) through induced mutations and biotechnology
  • Improvement of field crops (Sugarcane, Chickpea and Oilseed brassica through induced mutations and in vitro culture techniques
  • Awarded Gold medal by Chairman PAEC on the event of PAEC day 2013 for the outstanding contribution towards the program of the commission
  • Awarded Tamgh-e- Baqa on the successful atomic blasts by PAEC on May, 28, 1998.
  1. Zamir, R.,S. A. Khalil, S. T. Shah, N. Ahmad and Saima. 2012. Antioxidant activity influenced by in vivo and in vitro mutagenesis in sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum L.).  African Journal of biotechnology.  11(54): pp. 11686-11692.
  2. Zamir, R., S. A. Khalil, S. T. Shah, S. K. Muhammad, K. Ahmad and Shahenshah. 2012. Efficient in vitro regeneration of sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum L.) from bud explants. Biotechnol. & Biotechnol. Eq. 26(4), 3094-3099.
  3. Zamir, R.,S. A. Khalil,  N. Ahmad,  A. Rab, S. T. Shah, N. Jabeen, S.Ali, M.Ali. 2016. The synergistic effects of sucrose and plant growth regulators on morphogenesis and evaluation of antioxidant activities in regenerated tissues of Caralluma tuberculata. Acta Physiol Plant DOI 10.1007/s11738-016-2218-3.
  4. Zamir, R., N. Ali, S. Tariq Shah, J. Ahmad and T. Mohammad. 2009. Guava (Psidium guajava L.) improvement using in vivo and in vitro induced mutagenesis. IAEA-TECDOC-1615 (Induced Mutation in Tropical Fruit Trees).pp.101-112.
  5. Zamir, R., N. Ali, S.T. Shah, T. Muhammad and S. A. Shah.  2007. In-vitro re-generation of guava (Psidum guajava L.) from shoot tips of mature trees. Pak.J.Bot.,39 (7):2395-2398.
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