Plant Pathology Journal

Plant Pathology Journal publishes original articles, reviews/mini-reviews, short communications and disease notes in the area of plant pathology. Scope of the journal covers the research articles related to mycology, virology, bacteriology, nematology, seed pathology, plant disease epidemiology, physiological plant pathology, plant-parasite interactions, post harvest diseases, non-infectious diseases and plant protection, molecular biology and biochemistry.

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Mohamed Abdul Rahman Elwakil

Dr. Elwakil currently is Emeritus Professor at Mansoura University, Egypt since 1984. He received B.Sc. in Agricultural Science (Cairo University) and Ph.D. (Alexandria University). He attended more than 40 International Workshops and Conferences and visited more than 30 countries. He also spent some years as a Researcher Associate and Visiting Professor in USA, Denmark and Iraq. Dr. Elwakil received a number of Honors including The Arab Fertilizers Association Prize (2009), Mansoura University prize of Merit in Agriculture Sciences, the academic year 2000, The Egyptian Ministry of Agriculture Prize for the year of 1986, Marquis Whos Who in the World (2010), Whos Who in Science and Engineering in the World (2011). In 2014, the Egyptian Academy of Science and Technology awarded Prof. Elwakil the State Merit Prize and precious Golden Medal. In August 2017, the president of Egypt honored him the Wissam (order) of Science and Art of the first class along with a Golden state of the Art medal.He is a member in the following scientific societies American Chemical Society (Environmental Chemistry Division), World Association of Arab Translators and Linguists, Egyptian Phytopathological Society, Egyptian Mycological Society, Asian Network for Scientific Information (ANSInet) and Member in Asian Council of Science Editors. He published 3 open access e-books and 2 print books in the area for plant pathology.

Associate Editors

Arup Kumar Mukherjee

Principal Scientist, ICAR-National Rice Research Institute (formerly Central Rice Research Institute)< Cuttack, India

Mohd Sayeed Akhtar

Assistant Professor, Gandhi Faiz-E-Aam College, Shahjahanpur, India

Technical Editors

Mohamed Ahmed Mohamed El-Metwally

Professor, Plant Pathology Research Institute, Agricultural Research Center, Giza, Egypt

Jameel Akhtar

Principal Scientist, ICAR-National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources, New Delhi, India

Madhu Kamle

Post-doctoral Fellow, Central Institute for Subtropical Horticulture, Lucknow, India

Khaled Hussein Arafat

Associate Professor , New Valley University, Egypt

Nashwa Mohamed Ateaf Ahmed Sallam

Professor, Assiut University, Egypt

Hari Prasad Aryal

Lecturer, Institute of Technology and Science, India

Bassim Shehab Hamad

Director and Research Scientist, Integrated Pest Control Research Centre, Baghdad, Iraq