Mohamed | Sustainable Agriculture | Best Researcher Award

Assist Prof Dr Mohamed: Sustainable Agriculture
Researcher, Assist Prof Dr at  National INstitute of Oceanography and Fisheries, Egypt

Mohamed Ashour Fikry Metwally is an Assistant Professor at the National Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries (NIOF) in Egypt, specializing in Marine Microalgae Production. Born on November 2, 1980, in Alexandria, Egypt, he holds a Ph.D. in Animal and Fish Production, focusing on the improvement of productivity and nutritional value of marine microalgae.

Publication Profile:🌟👨‍🎓


📚 Education:
  • PhD in Animal and Fish Production, Alexandria University
  • MSc in Animal and Fish Production, Tanta University
  • B.Sc. in Fish Production, Al-Azhar University
📌 Work Experience:

Assistant Professor (2022 – Now). Researcher, PhD (2015 – 2022). Assistant Researcher, MSc (2011 – 2015). Researcher Assistant, BSc (2006 – 2011). Algae Production Specialist, B.Sc. (Technician) (2004 – 2006)

🌱 Specializations:

Food security and safety. Aquaculture and environment sustainability. Nanotechnology applications in aquaculture. Integrated and smart aquaculture systems. Microalgae/seaweed research and applications

Research Focus 🌱🔍

🔬 Research Focus: In the last 5 years, Mohamed Ashour has excelled in the field of marine microalgae production and sustainable aquaculture. With an impressive H-index of 23 and 1,200 total citations on SCOPUS, his prolific contributions include 55 publications in indexed SCOPUS journals and 7 in non-indexed journals, with 5 indexed in the Egyptian Knowledge Bank. Notably, he has authored 35 corresponding papers, 13 first-authored, and 13 last-authored papers, showcasing a well-rounded impact. His diverse research spans from Q1 to Q4 journals, accumulating a total impact factor of 174.3. Additionally, he has contributed 2 published book chapters, with one more accepted in Springer Nature. 🌱📚


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Raj kumar Singh | Agroforestry

Dr Raj kumar Singh: Leading Researcher in Agroforestry 
Geoinformatics System Scientist at World Agroforestry (CIFOR-ICRAF), India

🎉 Congratulations,Dr Raj kumar Singh, on winning the esteemed Best Researcher Award from ResearchW ! 🏆 Your dedication, innovative research, your dedication and innovative contributions in the field of renewable energy and agriculture are truly inspiring!  Your work in advancing solar energy technologies and addressing crucial issues like postharvest losses demonstrates your commitment to positive change. 🌞

🌱Dr. Raj Kumar Singh is a distinguished Geoinformatics System Scientist at World Agroforestry (CIFOR-ICRAF), based in New Delhi, India. He recently earned the prestigious Best Researcher Award from ResearchW for his outstanding contributions to renewable energy and agriculture. 🌍🔬

Professional Profiles, 🏆
Qualification, 🎓
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in 2023 Geoinformatics and agroforestry from the Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT-KGP), Kharagpur, India Thesis title: “Agroforestry Interventions for Improved Crop Management Using Geospatial Technology.”
  • Master of Technology (M. Tech.) in 2015 Remote Sensing and GIS specialization in Atmospheric Science from the Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS-ISRO), Dehradun, India Thesis title: “Spatial-temporal variability of Aerosol Optical properties and their impact on Aerosol Radiative forcing over Indo-Gangetic plain”
  • Master of Science (M.Sc.) in 2009 in Remote Sensing and GIS from Jiwaji University, Gwalior, India Thesis title: “Hyperspectral Remote sensing-based study for extraction of vegetation quality para, meters using Hyperion data”
Research and Work Experiences, 🛰️

1)Geoinformatics Scientist at World Agroforestry, ICARF, New Delhi (Aug 2018 to till date) 2) Guest faculty: GIS and Remote Sensing at American University Central Asia, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan; (Jan 2021 to Aug 2021) 3) Remote Sensing Specialist at International Centre for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA), New Delhi; (Aug 2015 to Jul 2018) 4) Research Fellow at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi (Jan 2012 to Jul 2013) 5) Junior Research Fellow at Regional Remote Sensing Centre (RRSC)-East, Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), Kolkata; (Jan 2010 to Jan 2012) 6) GIS Engineer at Magus Infocom Pvt. Ltd. Noida, Delhi-NCR; (Jul 2009 to Dec 2009)

Membership in Professional Bodies, 🌿
  • Indian Society of Remote Sensing (ISRS)
  • Indian Society of Agroforestry
  • Range Management Society of India
Research Focus, 🌍🛰️

Dr. Raj Kumar Singh’s research spans diverse domains, with a primary focus on geoinformatics, agroforestry, and environmental science. His notable contributions include groundbreaking studies such as “Fireworks induced particle pollution: A spatio-temporal analysis” (2016) and “Wintertime characteristics of aerosols over middle Indo-Gangetic Plain: Vertical profile, transport, and radiative forcing” (2017), both widely cited works in atmospheric science. Additionally, his research extends to digital diffusion for inclusive agroecosystems and leveraging geo big data for accelerating agroecological intensification in drylands. Notably, he explores automated crop type mapping using dynamic time warping, offering insights crucial for enhanced food and nutritional security.

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