Curriculum Vitae



Mr.Shahid Akbar Khalil

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




M.Sc (Hons)

  • Improvement of Horticultural/medicinal crops through induced mutations and in vitro culture techniues
  • Awarded Tamgh-e- Baqa on the successful atomic blasts by PAEC on May, 28, 1998.
  • Declared as “Productive Scientist” for the Directory of Productive Scientists of Pakistan by Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST).
  1. S. A. Khalil, R. Zamir and N. Ahmad. 2014. Selection of suitable propagation method for consistent plantlets production in Stevia rebaudiana (Bertoni). Saudi Journal of Biological Sciences. 21: 566-573.
  2. S. A. Khalil, R. Zamir and N. Ahmad. 2014. Effect of Different Propagation Techniques and Gamma Irradiation on Major Steviol Glycoside’s Content in Stevia rebaudiana. The Journal of Animal and Plant Sciences.24 (6): 1743-1751.
  3. S. A. Khalil, N. Ahmad and R. Zamir. 2015. Gamma radiation induced variation in growth characteristics and production of bioactive compounds during callogenesis in Stevia rebaudiana (Bert.). New Negatives in Plant Science. 1(2):1-5.
  4. S. A. Khalil, N. Kamal, N. Ahmad, S. Muhammad, R. Zamir, N. Ahmad and S. Ali. 2016. Synergism of polyamines and plant growth regulators enhanced morphogenesis, stevioside content and production of commercially important natural antioxidants in Stevia rebaudiana Bert. In Vitro Cellular and Developmental Biology -Plant. 52(2): 174-184.
  5. R. Zamir,  S. A. Khalil, N. Ahmad,  A. Rab, S. T. Shah, N. Jabeen,  S. Ali and A. Mohammad. 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
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