Sipho Ntonta | Crop Residues | Best Researcher Award

Mr Sipho Ntonta | Crop Residues | Best Researcher Award

PhD candidate at  University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Sipho Ntonta is a dynamic Ph.D. candidate specializing in Hydrology and Soil Sciences, with a profound interest in sustainable agriculture and climate change mitigation. His expertise lies in enhancing water use efficiency through soil-plant interactions. With a background in Environmental Hydrology and Soil Science, Sipho has honed his skills through various academic pursuits, culminating in his pursuit of a Doctor of Philosophy degree.

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🎓 Education:

Ph.D. in Soil Sciences (In progress). Masters in Soil Science (2019 – 2022). Honours in Soil Science (2017 – 2018). BSc. in Environmental Hydrology and Soil Science (2013-2017). Introduction course to facilitation: Social learning and stakeholder engagement in natural resource management context (2020 – 2021)

💼 Work Experience:

Sipho’s professional journey includes roles as an Assistant Agricultural Practitioner and a Junior Researcher and Field Worker, where he demonstrated expertise in agricultural advice, research, and stakeholder engagement.

🔬 Skills and Competencies:

Proficient in research methodologies, data analysis, and various analytical tools, Sipho also possesses strong leadership, problem-solving, and computer skills. His affiliations with Green-Matter and Water demonstrate his commitment to environmental preservation and leadership development.

Sipho Ntonta embodies a blend of academic rigor, practical experience, and a profound commitment to sustainable agriculture and environmental conservation, making him a valuable asset in the field. 🌱🌍

🌱 Research Focus: Crop Residues

Sipho Ntonta is a dedicated researcher with a keen focus on crop residues. His work delves into understanding the dynamics of crop residues’ decomposition, with a particular emphasis on factors influencing variability in decomposition rates. Through his research, Sipho aims to contribute to the advancement of agricultural practices that optimize the utilization of crop residues, ultimately enhancing soil quality and sustainability in agriculture.

Sipho’s commitment to this research area is driven by his passion for sustainable agriculture and environmental stewardship. His efforts are geared towards uncovering insights that can inform strategies for improving soil health, water use efficiency, and overall agricultural productivity. With a strong academic background and practical experience, Sipho Ntonta is poised to make significant contributions to the field of agricultural science, particularly in the realm of crop residue management. 🌾🔬

 

Publications Top Notes:

  1. Variability in decomposition rate of sorghum cultivar residues linked to lignin content
    • Authors: Ntonta, S., Zengeni, R., Muchaonyerwa, P., Chaplot, V.
    • Journal: Rhizosphere
    • Year: 2024
  2. Crop residues differ in their decomposition dynamics: Review of available data from world literature
    • Authors: Ntonta, S., Mathew, I., Zengeni, R., Muchaonyerwa, P., Chaplot, V.
    • Journal: Geoderma
    • Year: 2022

Esra Billur Balcioglu ILhan | Pollution Assessment | Women Researcher Award

Assist Prof Dr Esra Billur Balcioglu ILhan |  Pollution Assessment | Women Researcher Award

Assist Prof Dr at  Istanbul University, Turkey

Esra Billur Balcıoğlu İlhan is an Assistant Professor at the Chemical Oceanography Department of the Institute of Marine Sciences, Istanbul University, Turkey. She holds a PhD in Marine Biology from Istanbul University, with her doctoral research focusing on the determination of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) in Mussels from various regions of the Marmara Sea. Prior to her PhD, she earned an MSc in Environmental Engineering and a Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Engineering, both from Istanbul University and Ondokuz Mayıs University respectively.

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🎓 Education:

  • PhD in Marine Biology, Istanbul University
  • MSc in Environmental Engineering, Istanbul University
  • Bachelor’s in Environmental Engineering, Ondokuz Mayıs University

💼 Work Experience:

  • Assistant Professor, Chemical Oceanography Department, Istanbul University
  • Specialist, Marine Biology Department, Istanbul University

🏆 Awards:

  • 3rd Best Poster Presentation, XIV. Social Psychiatry Congress
  • 1st Best Oral Presentation, Turkish-Japan Marine Forum

💼 Experiences:

  • Extensive fieldwork including research voyages and pollution monitoring studies

💻 Skills:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and specialized software
  • Fluent in Turkish and English, basic knowledge of German

 

🔬 Research Focus:

Dr. Esra Billur Balcıoğlu İlhan’s research primarily focuses on 🌊 marine pollution and environmental contamination. Through her studies, she investigates the occurrence, distribution, and potential impacts of various pollutants, such as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), pharmaceuticals, and potentially toxic elements, in aquatic ecosystems including the 🌊Mediterranean and Aegean Seas. She assesses the sources, seasonal variations, and ecological risks associated with these pollutants, aiming to contribute to the understanding and mitigation of environmental threats to 🐟marine life and human health. Her research endeavors align with her commitment to preserving and safeguarding 🌍marine environments for future generations.

 

Publications Top Notes

  • Risk assessment and pollution loads of potentially toxic elements in water of four rivers flowing into the Mediterranean Sea

Pathmalal Manage | Conservation Biology | Best Researcher Award

Prof Pathmalal Manage | Conservation Biology | Best Researcher Award

Vice Chancellor at  University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka

Pathmalal Marakkale Manage is a distinguished academic and researcher in the field of Zoology, known for his expertise in microbial ecology, ecotoxicology, and water quality management. Born on February 6th, 1965, in Kandy, Sri Lanka, he obtained his B.Sc. Special Degree in Zoology with first-class honors from the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, in 1992. His dissertation focused on the physical, chemical, and biological aspects of the Randenigala reservoir in Sri Lanka.

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📚 Education:

  • Ph.D. in Microbial Ecology and Ecotoxicology, Ehime University, Japan
  • M.Sc. in Life Environmental Science, Ehime University, Japan
  • B.Sc. Special Degree in Zoology, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka

🔬 Research Expertise:

  • Specializes in microbial ecology, cyanobacterial toxins, and environmental remediation.
  • Extensive experience in water quality management and algae research.

🏆 Awards and Recognition:

  • Fulbright Senior Research Fellowship, Fulbright Commission, USA
  • CVCD Excellence Award for Biological Sciences
  • Multiple Presidential Awards for International Publications
  • Innovate Sri Lanka Awards for environmental innovations

🎓 Academic Leadership:

  • Director, Centre for Water Quality and Algae Research
  • Faculty Representative and Co-chair, Research Council

🔬 Research Focus:

🔬 Pathmalal M. Manage’s research focuses on the ecological dynamics of aquatic ecosystems, particularly in understanding the interactions between microorganisms and their environment. His work encompasses the study of cyanobacteria, algicidal bacteria, cyanophages, and their impact on water quality and biodiversity. Through investigations into trophic linkages, seasonal variations, and microbial decomposition processes, he contributes to our understanding of ecosystem health and resilience. Pathmalal’s research sheds light on novel strategies for water quality management and the sustainable remediation of eutrophic environments, symbolizing a commitment to environmental stewardship and scientific innovation.

citations:

Pathmalal M. Manage has garnered significant academic recognition, with 2281 citations and an h-index of 25. Since 2019, his research has continued to make an impact, accumulating 1339 citations with an h-index of 20. This demonstrates a sustained influence in the scientific community, as indicated by the i10-index of 49 (overall) and 38 (since 2019). His work is widely cited, reflecting its relevance and significance in the field of aquatic ecology and environmental science.

David Tavi Agbor | Agroecology | Young Scientist Award

Mr David Tavi Agbor | Agroecology | Young Scientist Award

M.Sc graduate and adjunct lecturer at  Catholic University Institute Buea Cameroon

David Tavi Agbor is a Cameroonian soil scientist with a diverse academic background spanning multiple continents. He holds an M.Sc. in Soil Science from the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Program, complemented by degrees in Agronomy from the University of Buea, Cameroon. Throughout his academic journey, David has maintained an impressive GPA, reflecting his commitment to excellence.

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🎓 Education:

  • M.Sc. Erasmus Mundus Joint Master’s Degree in Soil Science (Turkey, Poland, Bulgaria, and Jordan)
  • M.Sc. Agronomy (Crop Production) – University of Buea, Cameroon
  • B.Sc. Agriculture (Agronomy) – University of Buea, Cameroon

🔬 Research Interests:

  • Plant-Soil interactions, Plant-Microbes interactions
  • Agroecology, Agronomy, Soil Science
  • Ecosystem modeling, remote sensing, and land use/land cover change
  • Forest Ecology and Sustainable Forest

💼 Professional Experience:

  • Adjunct Lecturer at Catholic University Institute Buea, Cameroon
  • Cofounder and Team Leader at Global Youth Connect for Sustainable Agriculture
  • Junior Soil Scientist Researcher at ekolive company, Slovakia
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant at the Department of Agronomic and Applied Molecular Science

🏆 Awards & Grants:

  • Winner of various grants including EJP SOIL Access to Infrastructure Call, Stimulus Fund Grant, Erasmus+ Scholarship, and more
  • Recipient of academic excellence awards

🛠️ Skills:

  • Proficient in languages: English (Fluent), French (Elementary)
  • Experienced in GIS, remote sensing, data analysis, and soil analysis techniques

🔬 Research Focus:

David Tavi Agbor’s research focus primarily revolves around sustainable agricultural practices and crop production enhancement 🌾. He investigates various aspects including intercropping techniques for pest management and yield improvement, as evidenced by his work on maize-legume intercropping with botanical Piper. Additionally, his studies delve into the adaptability of crop cultivars, such as okra, and explore innovative methods like vegetative propagation of tomato hybrids. Agbor also contributes to understanding soil dynamics and land use changes through techniques like GIS and remote sensing. Overall, his research endeavors contribute significantly to sustainable farming practices and ecosystem management 🌱.

Publications Top Notes:

  1. Maize-legume Intercropping and Botanical Piper Mitigating Effect on Pest Populations while Enhancing the Yield of Maize Authors: Agbor, D.T., Eboh, K.S., Sama, D.K., Tanyi, G.T., Nkongho, R.N. Published in: Journal of Natural Pesticide Research, 2023, 6, 100060Abstract: This study explores the synergistic effects of maize-legume intercropping and the application of botanical Piper in mitigating pest populations while simultaneously enhancing maize yields.
  2. Vegetative Propagation of F1 Tomato Hybrid (Solanum lycopersicum L.) Using Different Rooting Media and Stem-nodal Cuttings Authors: Nkongho, R.N., Ndam, L.M., Akoneh, N.N., Ojongakpa, O.T., Ngone, A.M. Published in: Journal of Agriculture and Food Research, 2023, 11, 100470Abstract: Investigates various methods of vegetative propagation for F1 tomato hybrid, assessing the efficacy of different rooting media and stem-nodal cuttings.
  3. Seed Production System and Adaptability of Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus L.) Cultivars in Buea, Cameroon Authors: Nkongho, R.N., Efouba-Mbong, J.T., Ndam, L.M., Etchu-Takang, E.G., Agbor, D.T. Published in: PLoS ONE, 2022, 17(12 October), e0278771Abstract: Explores the seed production system and adaptability of various okra cultivars in the Buea region of Cameroon.

Sara Frazzini | livestock environments | Best Researcher Award

Dr Sara Frazzini | livestock environments | Best Researcher Award

PhD student at  University of Milan, Department of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, Italy

Sara Frazzini is an Italian researcher specializing in animal nutrition and health. Born on September 7, 1995, in Rozzano, Italy, she has dedicated her career to optimizing feeding practices for farm animals to enhance nutritional efficiency and reduce environmental impact. Currently pursuing her Ph.D. in the Scientific Disciplinary Area AGR18 at the University of Milan, her research focuses on developing nutritional strategies to support animal defense systems and mitigate the presence of harmful substances in livestock environments.

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Education and Training:

  • 09/11/2020 – 31/01/2021: Graduate Volunteer Attendant
    University of Milan, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Microbiology and Immunology
    Studied the immune system in animal species of veterinary interest under the guidance of Prof. Riva.
  • 12/12/2018 – 12/09/2019: Student Trainee
    Humanitas Research Hospital and University
    Conducted research activities at the Laboratory of Experimental Immunology under Prof. Garlanda’s supervision, focusing on cell culture techniques, neutrophil purification, qPCR methods, and cytotoxicity assays.
  • 10/02/2017 – 10/03/2017: Student Trainee
    Experimental Zooprophylactic Institute of Lombardy and Emilia Romagna (IZSLER) – Lodi
    Engaged in various research activities across Institute Laboratories, including Food Serology and Microbiology and General Diagnostics.
  • 03/11/2022 – 22/12/2022: Postgraduate Course
    University of Milan
    Completed specific training for personnel involved in animal experiments for scientific purposes, with a focus on large animals.
  • 21/02/2022 – 25/02/2022: Introductory Course in Animal Experimentation
    University of Milan
    Participated in basic theory modules and species-specific theory modules covering various animal categories.
  • 13/04/2022 & 27/04/2022: Practical Course Modules
    University of Milan
    Completed practical modules focusing on appropriate basic species-specific biology for Zebrafish and Mus Musculus.
  • 23/03/2022 – 20/05/2022: Advanced Training Course
    Online Webinars
    Participated in an advanced training course focusing on the decarbonization process, organized by Siena International School on Sustainable Development.
  • 20/09/2021 – 24/09/2021: Postgraduate Course in Latest Generation Cytofluorimetry
    University of Milan
    Attended a theoretical-practical course covering analytical methodologies in the biomedical field.

🎓 Academic Degrees:

  • 10/2017 – 10/2019: Master’s Degree in Veterinary Biotechnological Sciences
    University of Milan, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Via dell’Università 6 Lodi, Italy
  • 10/2014 – 10/2017: Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Production Sciences
    University of Milan, Department of Veterinary Medicine, Via dell’Universtà 6 Lodi, Italy

👩‍🔬 Research Focus:

Sara Frazzini’s research focus primarily revolves around the exploration of natural products and their potential applications in various fields such as animal nutrition, agriculture, and biomedicine. 🌿 Her work spans diverse topics including the investigation of prebiotic potential in seaweed extracts, functional characterization of bioactive compounds from hemp seeds, evaluation of dietary supplements for livestock health, and repurposing agricultural waste for sustainable practices. 🐄🌱 Through her studies, she aims to contribute to the development of innovative solutions for animal welfare, human health, and environmental sustainability. 🌍

citations:

Sara Frazzini has accumulated 50 citations from 45 documents, with an h-index of 10. This indicates that her research has been cited at least 10 times in 10 different documents, reflecting a significant impact within her field.

 

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Mrs Fadoua Karouach | organic waste | Women Researcher Award

Mrs Fadoua Karouach | organic waste | Women Researcher Award

Scientist at  Mohammed 6 Polytechnic University, Morocco

Dr. Fadoua Karouach is a highly qualified scientist with a diverse background in environmental sciences and renewable energy. She holds a Ph.D. in Physics and Applications-Science and Techniques from Ibn Tofail University, Morocco, with a focus on anaerobic digestion of organic waste. Her research, conducted in collaboration with Cordoba University in Spain, received high honors and was funded by the Spanish Agency for International Cooperation and Development.

 

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📚 Education:

  • 🎓 Ph.D. in Physics and Applications, Ibn Tofail University, Morocco (2014)
    • Thesis: “Anaerobic digestion of the organic fraction of household waste: Effects of hydrothermal and ultrasonic pretreatment on the process.”
  • 🎓 Master’s in Hydrogeology, Ibn Tofail University, Morocco (2008)
    • Specialization: Hydroinformatics
  • 🎓 Bachelor’s in Geology, Ibn Tofail University, Morocco (2006)

💼 Professional Experience:

  • 👩‍🔬 Scientist at the African Institute for Sustainable Agriculture Research (ASARI), Mohamed VI Polytechnic University, Laâyoune (Oct 2023 – Present)
  • 🌍 Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Agro-Bioprocess Laboratory, Mohamed VI Polytechnic University (2020-2022)
  • 🌱 In charge of Environmental Impact Studies at Sigmatred SARL, Rabat (2020)
  • 🔬 Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Renewable Energies and Environment Laboratory, Ibn Tofail University (2018-2019)
  • 🌐 Collaborated in various international research projects and workshops

👩‍🏫 Teaching and Supervision:

  • 📚 Part-time professor in various courses related to bioenergy, water treatment, and waste management
  • 👥 Co-supervised several national PhD theses and postgraduate academic degrees

👩‍🔬 Research Focus:

👩‍🔬 Dr. Fadoua Karouach is a multidisciplinary researcher with a primary focus on sustainable bioenergy and environmental management. Her extensive work includes the valorization of water hyacinth through anaerobic digestion for biomethane and biofertilizer production, as well as comprehensive reviews on superabsorbent polymers and the chemical composition of Eichhornia crassipes. With expertise in anaerobic digestion technology, her research contributes to renewable energy solutions and waste utilization. Dr. Karouach’s dedication to exploring diverse topics, from methane production in palm tree biomass to controlling water hyacinth proliferation, showcases her commitment to addressing crucial environmental challenges. 🌱🔬🌍 #Bioenergy #EnvironmentalScience #Sustainabl

 

Citations:

📚 Dr. Fadoua Karouach’s impactful contributions to research are evident through her citation metrics:

🔍 Quoted by:

  • All Time: 621
  • Since 2019: 577

📊 h index:

  • All Time: 16
  • Since 2019: 16

🔢 i10 index:

  • All Time: 20
  • Since 2019: 20

These metrics reflect her consistent influence and scholarly impact, showcasing the enduring significance of her work in the academic community. 🌐📖 #ResearchImpact #Citations #ScholarlyAchievement

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Md. Tariqul Islam | Agroforestrys | Young Scientist Award

Md. Tariqul  Islam | Agroforestrys | Young Scientist Award

Lecturer at  Bangladesh Agricultural University, Bangladesh

Md. Tariqul Islam is a dedicated Lecturer specializing in Agriculture at the Haor and Char Development Institute within Bangladesh Agricultural University, located in Mymensingh-2202. Born on December 8, 1994, he is an accomplished professional committed to the field of Agroforestry.

 

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Educational Qualifications:

  • 🎓 Master of Science (M.S.) in Agroforestry from Bangladesh Agricultural University (2020) with a perfect CGPA of 4.00.
  • 🎓 Bachelor of Science in Agriculture (Hons.) from Bangladesh Agricultural University (2018) with an impressive CGPA of 3.886.

Master’s Thesis Title:

  • 📝 Effect of Agroforestry and Social Forestry on vegetation composition and soil nutrient status in deforested land of the Madhupur Sal forest of Bangladesh.

Major Findings:

  • 🌳 Agroforestry enhances soil nutrient status.
  • 🌿 Social Forestry improves vegetation parameters in the deforested land of Madhupur Sal forest in Bangladesh.

Md. Tariqul Islam’s commitment to sustainable practices in agriculture and forestry is evident through his academic achievements and research contributions. His passion for environmental conservation shines through his work in improving both soil health and vegetation in critical ecosystems. Connect with him to delve into the world of agroforestry and sustainable agriculture.

👩‍🔬 Research Focus:

Md. Tariqul Islam’s research endeavors span diverse agricultural and environmental domains, contributing significantly to sustainable practices. His primary focus lies in agroforestry systems, particularly exploring the transformative potential of Choi Jhal (Piper chaba)-Based Agroforestry for enhancing farmers’ livelihoods in Northern Bangladesh. Additionally, his work delves into the impact of reforestation approaches on plant communities and soil properties in the Madhupur Sal forest. Tackling issues such as drought tolerance in rice cultivars, economic assessments of agroforestry systems, and the effects of human disturbances on forest ecosystems, his research portfolio underscores a commitment to addressing critical agricultural and environmental challenges for a resilient and thriving future.

 

Citations:
  • Citations:
    • All Time: 18
    • Since 2019: 18
  • h-index: 3
  • i10-index: 0

These metrics signify the influence and reach of his research, with a notable number of citations since 2019. The h-index of 3 indicates that at least 3 of his publications have received 3 or more citations, underlining the significance of his work in the academic community. As his research continues to unfold, these metrics are likely to evolve, further attesting to the impact of his contributions in the field.

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Getahun Haile | agro-forestry | Best Researcher Award

Assist Prof Dr  Getahun Haile |  agro-forestry | Best Researcher Award

Dilla University, Ethiopia

Getahun Haile Atlabachew is an Ethiopian academic and researcher specializing in Plant Biology and Biodiversity Management. Born on May 10, 1975, in Ethiopia, he has made significant contributions to the field of natural resources management, particularly in agro-forestry and sustainable agriculture.

 

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Academic Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Plant Biology and Biodiversity Management (2017) from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia. His doctoral thesis focused on “Plant Diversity, Soil Quality, and Crop Productivity in Smallholder Agricultural Landscapes, Central Ethiopia.” He published three articles from his Ph.D. dissertation in peer-reviewed journals.
  • MSc in Tropical Land Resources Management (2007) from Mekele University, Ethiopia, with a thesis on the effects of cutting size and season of planting on the vegetative propagation of Boswellia papyrifera.
  • BSc in General Forestry (2001) from Debebu University, Wedo Genet College of Forestry, Ethiopia.

Work Experience:

  • Instructor at Shire Endesilasie TVET College, Tigray, Ethiopia (2001-2007).
  • Lecturer at Dilla University, Ethiopia (2007-2012).
  • Ph.D. candidate at Addis Ababa University (2012-2017).
  • Assistant Professor at Dilla University since 2017, actively involved in teaching and supervising graduate students in agro-forestry and natural resources management.

👩‍🔬 Research Focus:

Dr. Getahun Haile Atlabachew’s research focus revolves around the sustainable management of agricultural landscapes, soil properties, and biodiversity in Ethiopia. 🌱 His work encompasses the impact of land-use changes on soil fertility, carbon, and nitrogen stocks, as well as the effects of indigenous knowledge systems on tree conservation and acidic soil amendments. 🌍 Dr. Haile explores the role of indigenous sacred forests as tools for climate change mitigation and investigates morphometric analysis for prioritizing sub-watersheds and water management practices. His diverse contributions to agroforestry, soil science, and environmental conservation highlight his dedication to sustainable agricultural practices. 🍃

Publications Top Notes:
  1. “Soil Property and Crop Yield Responses to Variation in Land Use and Topographic Position: Case Study from Southern Highland of Ethiopia”
    • Journal: Heliyon (2024)
    • Contributor: Getahun Haile
  2. “Soil Properties, Crop Yield, and Economic Return in Response to Lime Application on Acidic Nitisols of Southern Highlands of Ethiopia”
    • Journal: International Journal of Agronomy (2023)
    • Contributor: Getahun Haile
  3. “Comparative Study on the Effects of Acacia albida on Yield and Yield Components of Different Cereal Crops in Southern Ethiopia”
    • Journal: Acta Agriculturae Scandinavica, Section B — Soil & Plant Science (2021)
    • Contributor: Getahun Haile
  4. “Plant Diversity and Determinant Factors Across Smallholder Agricultural Management Units in Central Ethiopia”
    • Journal: Agroforestry System (2016)
    • Contributor: Getahun Haile
  5. “Time of Collection and Cutting Sizes Affect Vegetative Propagation of Boswellia papyrifera (Del.) Hochst through Leafless Branch Cuttings”
    • Journal: Journal of Arid Environment (2011)
    • Contributor: Getahun Haile

Sinan Demir |  Soil Survey | Best Researcher Award

Assist Prof Dr Sinan Demir |  Soil Survey | Best Researcher Award

Isparta University of Applied Sciences, Turkey

Sinan Demir is a Turkish agricultural scientist and academic, currently serving as an Assistant Professor at Isparta Uygulamalı Bilimler Üniversitesi in the Department of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition. He obtained his Ph.D. in Horticulture from Isparta Uygulamalı Bilimler Üniversitesi in 2020, focusing on the field of Soil Science.

 

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📚 Education:

  • 🎓 Ph.D. in Agricultural Sciences, Isparta Uygulamalı Bilimler Üniversitesi, 2018-2020
  • 🎓 M.Sc. in Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, Süleyman Demirel Üniversitesi, 2013-2017 (CGPA: 4.0/4.0)
  • 🎓 B.Sc. in Agricultural Engineering, Süleyman Demirel Üniversitesi, 2008-2013 (CGPA: 2.58/4.0)

🌏 Professional Experience:

  • 👨‍🏫 Dr. Öğr. Üyesi (Assistant Professor), Isparta Uygulamalı Bilimler Üniversitesi, 2022-Present

👩‍🔬 Research Focus:

Dr. Sinan Demir’s research primarily revolves around soil science, geomatics, and environmental sustainability. His recent work delves into post-fire erosion assessment using the RUSLE equation in the Manavgat River Basin. Applying geospatial techniques and geographic information systems (GIS), he identified suitable agricultural areas in Isparta Province. In precision agriculture, he contributed to yield prediction models for organic oil rose farming using agricultural UAV images and machine learning algorithms. Dr. Demir’s diverse studies extend to aggregate stability estimation in semi-arid climates, physico-chemical changes in lithic xerorthent soils, and the impact of organic fertilizers on soil quality. His expertise spans the intersection of technology, agriculture, and environmental resilience.

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Silvaldo Silveira | forestry crops | Outstanding Scientist Award

Prof Silvaldo Silveira | forestry crops | Outstanding Scientist Award

Professor at Darcy Ribeiro North Fluminense State University,Brazil

Dr. Silvaldo Felipe da Silveira is an accomplished Agronomist, holding a Ph.D. in Agronomy with a specialization in Phytopathology from the University Federal de Viçosa, Brazil (1996). Currently serving as an Associate Professor at the Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense Darcy Ribeiro (UENF) in Campos dos Goytacazes, RJ, he has been actively contributing to academia since 1996.

 

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🎓 Education:

  • Ph.D. in Agronomy (Fitopatologia), UFV, 1996
  • B.Sc. in Agronomy, UFV, 1991

🏢 Professional Affiliation:

  • Professor Associado at Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense Darcy Ribeiro (UENF) since 1996.
  • Founder and Coordinator of the Clinic Fitossanitária at UENF.
  • Currently serving as Head of the Laboratory of Entomology and Phytopathology.

👨‍🏫 Teaching Experience:

  • Currently teaches in the areas of Fitopatologia/Mycology.
  • Involved in both undergraduate and postgraduate education.

👩‍🔬 Research Focus:

Silvaldo Felipe da Silveira, an accomplished researcher and professor, has a diverse research focus spanning plant pathology, microbiology, and agronomy. His recent works include developing a diagrammatic scale for quantifying black spot severity in papaya leaves and exploring mutualistic interactions between Trichoderma longibrachiatum and Serratia marcescens for plant growth promotion. Silveira has also contributed to studies on endophytic fungi associated with bromeliads in restingas, showcasing his expertise in biodiversity research. With a keen interest in phylogeography, he has investigated the distribution of Asperisporium caricae isolates along the Brazilian coastal regions. 🌱🔬📚

 

Publications Top Notes:

  1. Title: Diagrammatic scale for the quantification of black spot severity in papaya leaves
    Journal: Acta Scientiarum. Agronomy
    Publication Date: 2023-08-22
    Contributors: Helenilson Oliveira Francelino; Marcelo Vivas; Ramon de Moraes; Júlio Cesar Gradice Saluci; Janiele Maganha Silva Vivas; Derivaldo Pureza da Cruz; Geraldo de Amaral Gravina; Silvaldo Felipe da Silveira
    Source: Crossref
  2. Title: Mutualistic interaction with Trichoderma longibrachiatum UENF-F476 boosted plant growth-promotion of Serratia marcescens UENF-22GI
    Publication Type: Other
    Publication Date: 2020-08-26
    Contributors: Régis Josué de Andrade Reis; Alice Ferreira Alves; Pedro Henrique Dias dos Santos; Kamilla Pereira Aguiar; Silvaldo Felipe da Silveira; Luciano Pasqualoto Canellas; Fábio Lopes Olivares
    Source: Crossref
  3. Title: Fungos endofíticos associados a bromélias de restingas, do Parque Nacional da Restinga de Jurubatiba, Rio de Janeiro – Brasil
    Journal: Research, Society and Development
    Publication Date: 2020-06-20
    Contributors: Gustavo de Andrade Bezerra; Vicente Mussi-dias; Pedro Henrique Dias dos Santos; Beatriz Murizini Carvalho; Tathianne Pastana de Sousa Poltronieri; Silvaldo Felipe da Silveira
    Source: Crossref
  4. Title: Sensitivity of hyperparasitic fungi to alternative products for use in the control of papaya black spot
    Journal: Brazilian Journal of Biology
    Publication Date: 2020-02-17
    Contributor: Silvaldo Silveira
    Source: Silvaldo Silveira
  5. Title: Phylogeographic distribution of asperisporium caricae isolates in Brazilian southeastern and northeastern coastal regions, Distribuição filogeográfica de isolados de asperisporium caricae no litoral do sudeste e nordeste brasileiro
    Journal: Bioscience Journal
    Publication Date: 2019
    Contributors: Dos Santos, P.H.D.; de Oliveira, C.R.R.; Gonçalves, V.M.L.; Aredes, F.A.S.; Carvalho, B.M.; Pereira, M.G.; da Silveira, S.F.
    Source: Silvaldo Silveira via Scopus – Elsevier Publications