Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences

Journal of Basic & Applied Sciences is a peer reviewed, open access international scientific journal dedicated for rapid publication of high quality original research articles as well as review articles in major areas of basic and applied sciences. Earlier the journal was published as a regional publication but now the journal welcomes contributions from all around the globe. The journal covers following disciplines:

   

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Vol 13 (2017)

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Agriculture

Assessment of Drinking Water Quality Status and its Impact on Health in Tandojam City PDF
Arslan Mumtaz, Muhammad Saffar Mirjat, Hafeez ur Rehman Mangio, Aashifa Soomro 363-369
Evaluation of M2 Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) Mutants for Yield and its Contributing Traits PDF
Saima Bano, Zahoor Ahmed Soomro, Arshad Ali Kaleri, Rabab Akram, Sajida Nazeer, Abdul Latif Laghari, Irfan Ali Chandio, Rahila Keerio, Niaz Ahmed Wahocho 359-362
Effect of Different Irrigation Water Qualities on Turnip Production and Water Productivity under Furrow Irrigation Method PDF
Ashifa Soomro, Abdullah Baloch, Shakeel Ahmed Soomro, Ahmed Ali Tagar, Shoukat Ali Soomro, Allah Wadhayo Gandahi 340-346
Response of Conjunctive Use of Fresh and Saline Water on Growth and Biomass of Cotton Genotypes PDF
A.W. Gandahi, Aftab Kubar, Mohammad Saleem Sarki, Naheed Talpur, Mehtab Gandahi 326-334
A Comparative Kinetic Study of Free and Immobilized Urease on Commercial and Glutaraldehyde Activated Cotton PDF
M.M. Yousaf, Umer Nasar 321-325
Effect of Different Levels of Zinc on the Growth and Yield of Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L) Crop PDF
Atta Hussain Kaleri, Arshad Ali Kaleri, Shabana Memon, Abdul Latif Laghari, Saima Bano, Musarat Mallano, Majid Hussain Kaleri 307-310
Forage Yield and Quality of Sweet Sorghum as Influenced by Sowing Methods and Harvesting Times PDF
Muhammad Umer Chattha, Aisf Iqbal, Muhammad Umair Hassan, Muhammad Bilal Chattha, Wajid Ishaque, Muhammad Usman, Sadia Khan, Muhammad Tauqir Fayyaz, Muhammad Aman Ullah 301-306
Line × Tester Analysis for Earliness Yield and Yield Contributing Traits in Gossypium hirsutum L. PDF
Shahnaz Memon, Wajid Ali Jatoi, Samreen Khanzada, Nazia Kamboh, Lubna Rajput 287-292
The Role of Potassium in Plants under Drought Stress: Mini Review PDF
Muhammad Umair Hassan, Muhammad Aamer, Muhammad Umer Chattha, Muhammad Aman Ullah, Saira Sulaman, Muhammad Nawaz, Wang Zhiqiang, Ma Yanqin, Huang Guoqin 268-271
Water as Blue Economy for Sustainable Growth in Pakistan PDF
Rashid Aftab, Sana Naseem, Yasir Ameen, Zubair Safdar 248-258
Effect of Neem Products and Synthetic Insecticides against Sucking Insect Pests of Cauliflower under Field Conditions PDF
S. Shahzad Ali, Junaid Ahmed Jatoi, Syed Sohail Ahmed, Huma Rizwana, Abdual Gaffar Khoso, Fazal-ur-Rahman Bhatti, Mohammad Ibrahim Mengal, Azizullah Bugti, Shahid Ali Shahwani, Manzoor Ahmed Rind 221-225
Analysis of Nutritional Components of Horse Radish Tree Flowers (Moringa oleifera) Wildly Grown in Sindh Province
Saghir Ahmed Sheikh, Benish Nawaz Mirani, Shafi Muhammad Nizamani, Aijaz Hussain Soomro, Aasia Akbar Panhwar 213-220
Effect of Astragalus eremophilus on the Growth of Bracharia ramose PDF
Muhammad Nadeem Khan, Mushtaq Ahmad, Rahmat Ali Khan, Nadia Mushtaq, Muhammad Wasim Khan, Mir Sadiq Shah, Muhammad Nisar Ul Haq 193-197
To Evaluate the Performance of Bread Wheat Genotypes as Affected by Seed Priming Duration PDF
Mumtaz Ali Gadehi, Shoaukat Ali Abro, Arshad Ali Kaleri, Behari Lal Menghwar, Illahi Bux Bhatti, Muhammad Chohan, Sajid Hussain Kaleri, Mukhtiar Hussain Mirjat 176-181
Analysis of Water Shortage and Socioeconomic Impacts on Jujube Growers of Taluka Hyderabad Rural, Sindh Pakistan PDF
Mohsin Ali Khatian, Moula Bux Peerzado, Arshad Ali Kaleri, Abdul Latif Laghari, Mukesh Kumar Soothar, Jay Kumar Soothar, Ehsan Elahi Banger 171-175
The Effect of the Different Transgenic BT Cotton Technology on the Fiber Quality PDF
Lubna Bashir Rajput, Jinjie Cui, Shuai Zhang, Junyu Luo, Chunvi Wang, Limin Lv 166-170
Screening of Different Varieties of Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus L.) against Sucking Insect Pests PDF
Fahad Nazir Khoso, Naeem UL Haq Shah, Agha Mushtaque Ahmed, Bhai Khan Solangi, Arfan Ahmed Gilal, Muhammad Ishaque Mastoi, Ghulam Mujtaba Khushk 161-165
PGPR Inoculated-Seed Increases the Productivity of Forage Sorghum under Fertilized Conditions PDF
Muhammad Bilal Chattha, Asif Iqbal, Muhammad Umer Chattha, Muhammad Umair Hassan, Imran Khan, Imran Ashraf, Muhammad Faisal, Muhammad Usman 150-153
Evaluation of Raised-Bed and Conventional Irrigation Systems for Yield and Water Productivity of Wheat Crop PDF
Ashifa Soomro Ashifa Soomro, Muhammad Nauman, Shakeel Ahmed Soomro, Ahmed Ali Tagar, Shoukat Ali Soomro, Mahmooda Buriro, Allah Wadhayo Gandahi, Aneela Hameem Memon 143-149
Efficacy of Different Bio-Pesticides against Major Sucking Pests on Brinjal under Field Conditions PDF
S. Shahzad Ali, Syed Sohail Ahmed, Huma Rizwana, Fazal Bhatti, Abdual Khoso, Mohammad Ibrahim Mengal, Junaid Hussain Jatoi, Azizullah Bugti, Manzoor Ahmed Rind, Shahid Ali Shahwani 133-138
Distribution of Halophyte Plants in Relation to Properties of Salt-Affected Soils of District Thatta PDF
Sajid Hussain Kaleri, Allah Wadhayo Gandahi, Arshad Ali Kaleri, Mumtaz Ali Gadehi 85-90
Effect of Preliminary Infestation of Three Stored Grain Insect Pests Tribolium castaneum, (H) Sitophils oryzae (L.) and Trogoderma granarium (E), their Population Buildup, Loss of Germination and Consequently Wheat Loss during Storage PDF
Akhlaq Ahmad, Q.M. Ali, P.A. Baloch, Riaz Uddin, S. Qadri 79-84
Persistence and Degradation of Imidacloprid in Wheat Crop PDF
Sajid Iqbal, Riaz Uddin, Sumayya Saied, Hameed Ur Rehman, Abdul Bari, Anum Hafeez, Abbas Bhutto, Najmus Sahar 71-78
Effect of Natural Enemy (Chrysoperla carnea Stephens) against Sucking Insect Pests of Okra PDF
Syed Shahzad Ali, Syed Sohail Ahmed, Huma Rizwana, Ali Ahmed, Abdul Ghaffar Khoso, Paras Mureed, Sumbel Mureed, Falak Naz Meano, Muhammad Ibrahim Mengal, Shahid Ali Shahwani 47-51
Impact of Different Oils as Biopesticide against Sucking Insect Pests in Cotton PDF
Lubna Bashir Rajput, Arfan Ahmed Gilal, Aslam Bukero, Niaz Ahmed Wahocho 34-40
Phosphorus Adsorption Capacity of Four Soil Series for P Requirement of Wheat (Triticum aestivum L) PDF
Riaz Uddin, Parwaiz Ahmed Baloch, Sajid Iqbal, Qazi Mehmood Ali, Akhlaq Ahmed, Muhammad Abbas Bhutto, Syed Shahbuddin Qadri 12-16
Effect of Okra Yellow Vein Mosaic Virus (OYVMV) on Plant Growth and Yield PDF
M. Ibrahim Khaskheli, M. Mithal Jiskani, Suresh Puri Goswami, Gul Bahar Poussio, M. Azeem Khaskheli 1-7
Identification and Oviposition Response of Sitophilus oryzae (L.) (Coleoptera: Curculionidae: Dryophthorinae) on Various Food Grains PDF
Ashraf Ali Jamali, Tajwar Sultana Syed, Imran Khatri, Munawar Ali Shah, Arshad Ali Kaleri, Rameez Raja Kaleri, Sheema Kanwal Sipio, Allah Wasayo Kaleri 408-411
Impact of Climate Change on Sugarcane and Wheat Crops in District Hyderabad Sindh, Pakistan PDF
Mohsin Ali Khatian, Moula Bux Peerzado, Arshad Ali Kaleri, Arshad Ali Kaleri, Rameez Raja Kaleri, Allah Wasayo Kaleri, Jay Kumar Soothar, Mahendar Kumar, Siraj Ahmed Baloch, Mukesh Kumar Soothar 404-407
Effect of Different Packaging Materials on Chemical Composition of Fried Onion (Allium cepa L.): A Comparative Study PDF
Umair Khatri, Saghir Ahmed Sheikh, Abdul Qadir khatri, Aasia Akbar Panhwar, Aijaz Hussain Soomro 412-417
Study on Cultivators Associating Post Harvest Losses of Onion Vegetable in Sindh’s Mirpurkhas District PDF
Shakeel Hussain Chattha, Benish Nawaz Mirani, Shakeel Ahmed Soomro, Khalil Ahmed Ibupoto, Irfan Ahmed Shaikh, Hafeez-u-Rehman Mangio, Ghulam Mujtaba Khushk, Imtiaz Ali Dahri, Abid Ali Abro, Zaheer Ahmed Khan 426-430
Evaluation of Different Brinjal (Solanum melongena L.) Varieties for Yield Performance and Sucking Insect Pests in Bahawalpur, Pakistan PDF
Hafiz Muhammad Irfan Ashraf, Muhammad Waqar Hassan, Moazzam Jamil 437-441
Effect of Varying Levels of Nitrogen on the Growth and Yield of Muskmelon (Cucumis melo L.) PDF
Niaz Ahmed Wahocho, Aftab Ahmed Maitlo, Qadir Bux Baloch, Arshad Ali Kaleri, Lubna Bashir Rajput, Naheed Akhtar Talpur, Zeeshan Ahmed Sheikh, Fida Hussain Mengal, Safdar Ali Wahocho 448-453
Effect of Different Synthetic Pesticides Against Pink Bollworm Pectinophora gossypiella (Saund.) On Bt. and non-Bt. Cotton Crop PDF
Imran Ali Rajput, Tajwer Sultana Syed, Arfan Ahmed Gilal, Agha Mushtaque Ahmed, Fahad Nazir Khoso, Ghulam Hussain Abro, Maqsood Anwar Rustamani 454-458
Management of Different Dairy Production Systems in Sindh PDF
Huma Rizwana, Muhammad Khaskheli, Ghous Bakhsh Isani, Gul Muhammad Baloch 472-480

Biochemistry

Effect of Metal Ions, Solvents and Surfactants on the Activity of Protease from Aspergillus niger KIBGE-IB36 PDF
Hafsa Sattar, Afsheen Aman, Shah Ali Ul Qader

Biotechnology

Screening of Microorganisms and Raw Materials for Lipase Production by Solid-State Fermentation PDF
Grety Márquez Peñamaría, Giselle Morell-Nápoles, Mario Cujilema-Quitio, Gualberto Leon, Patrick Fickers, Luis B. Ramos-Sánchez 293-300
Effect of Dextrose Sugar on the Growth and Production of Oyster Mushroom (Pleurotus ostreatus) through Tissue Culture PDF
Amjad Ali Memon, Ghulam Sughra Mangrio, Arshad Ali Kaleri, Bharat Kumar, Mohsin Khan, Rameez Kaleri, Hubdar Kaleri, Sajid Kaleri, Niaz Wahocho 139-142
Influence of Metal ions, Surfactants and Organic Solvents on the Catalytic Performance of Levansucrase from Zymomonas mobilis KIBGE-IB14 PDF
Sidra Shaheen, Afsheen Aman, Nadir Naveed Siddiqui 41-46
Effect of Centaurea pullata Methanolic Extract on the Growth of Portulaca oleracea PDF
Wasi Ullah Khan, Rahmat Ali Khan, Safir Ullah Khan 496-499

Chemistry

Determination of Heavy Metals in the Different Samples of Table Salt
Rizwan Muhammad, Murtaza Haider, Abrar Ul Hassan, Sakhawat Ali 198-202
An Update on Secondary Metabolites from Glycyrrhiza Species PDF
Azizuddin Shaikh 431-436

Computer Sciences

Health Monitoring Considering Air Quality Index Prediction Using Neuro Fuzzy Inference Model: A Case Study of Lahore, Pakistan PDF
Saima Munawar, Muhammad Hamid, Muhammad Saleem Khan, Ashfaq Ahmed, Noreen Hameed 123-132
A Review and Classification of Energy Efficient MAC Protocols for Underwater Wireless Sensor Network PDF
Waheed Hyder, Adnan Nadeem, Abdul Basit, Kashif Rizwan, Kamran Ahsan, Nadeem Mehmood 63-70
Modeling the Rice Land Suitability Using GIS and Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis Approach in Sindh, Pakistan PDF
Anila Naz, Haroon Rasheed 26-33
Comprehension and Intuition of the Sixth Sense Technology: A Survey Based Case Study of Pakistan PDF
S. Akhter Raza, Ahmer Umer
Business Intelligence Solution for Food Industry PDF
Raheela Asif, Saman Hina, Sukaina Mushtaq 442-447
Classification Techniques in Machine Learning: Applications and Issues PDF
Aized Amin Soofi, Arshad Awan 459-465
Analyzing Diabetes Datasets using Data Mining PDF
Saman Hina, Anita Shaikh, Sohail Abul Sattar
Huge and Real-Time Database Systems: A Comparative Study and Review for SQL Server 2016, Oracle 12c & MySQL 5.7 for Personal Computer PDF
Khawar Islam, Kamran Ahsan, S.A.K. Bari, Muhammad Saeed, Syed Asim Ali 481-490

Engineering

Impact of Project Complexity and Environmental Factors on Project Success: A Case of Oil and Gas Sector of Pakistan PDF
Farhaj Ishtiaq, Mirza Jahanzaib 351-358
Exploring the Properties of Recycled Tyre Rubber for Flexible Asphalt Pavement PDF
Nadia Khan, Asra Nafees, A. Hussain, G. Zaidi, M. Osama, S. Ghaffar 335-339

Environmental Sciences

Analysis of Variability of Atmospheric Pollutants in Ambient Air of Metropolitan City Karachi, and Environmental Sustainability PDF
Bulbul Jan, Syed Ghayasuddin, Muhammad Arif Hussain, M. Ayub Khan Yousuf Zai, Muhammad Ali, Faisal Nawaz 311-315
Spatial Distribution of Noise Released from Iron and Steel Industry and their Effects on Human Health in the Lahore City, Pakistan PDF
Anum Liaqut, Isma Younes, Rakhshanda Sadaf 117-122

Geography

Types of Hospital Waste and Waste Generation Rate in Different Hospitals of Faisalabad City, Pakistan PDF
Kashif Hameed, Omar Riaz, Muhammad Nasar u Minallah, Huma Munawar
Integration of Telecom Databases with Geodatabase Model for The Effective Telecom Network Management Through Geo-Informatics PDF
Abid Hussain, Jamil Hasan Kazmi, Mudassar Hassan Arsalan 272-280
Geospatial Analysis of Urbanization and its Impact on Land Use Changes in Sargodha, Pakistan PDF
Omar Riaz, Huma Munawar, Muhammad Nasar u Minallah, Kashif Hameed, Maryam Khalid 226-233
Spatial Distribution and Trends of Fertility Differentials in Toba Tek Singh District, Punjab-Pakistan PDF
Aneela Arshad, Safdar Ali Shirazi, Sumaira Kausar, Muhammad Nasar u Minallah, Saadia Sultan Wahla 154-160
Emergence of Karachi as the Largest Industrial Region of Pakistan PDF
Muhammad Jawed Iqba, Ahsan Ullah 392-398

Mathematics

Modelling the Stochastic Behavior of the Pakistan Stock Exchange PDF
Abida Hafeez 207-212
ARIMA Forecasting Chinese Macroeconomic Variables Based on Factor and Principal Component Backdating PDF
Wei Wang, Yan Liu 91-99
Smoothness and Monotone Decreasingness of the Solution to the BCS-Bogoliubov Gap Equation for Superconductivity PDF
Shuji Watanabe, Ken Kuriyama 17-25

Mircobiology

Determination and Elimination of Microbial Load from Pickle’s Brand in Karachi PDF
Atifa Jamil Kazmi, Naireen Altaf, Sayyada Ghufrana Nadeem

Physics

Effects of Fe-Doping on the Structural and Magnetic Properties of Indium Oxide Nanoparticles Synthesized by Bottom up Technique PDF
M. Naeem, K. Kamran, S. Qaseem, S. Rizwan Ali, S. Imran Ali 370-374
Growth of Magnesium Oxide Thin Films Using Molecular Beam Epitaxy PDF
S. Rizwan Ali, S. Qaseem, S. Imran Ali, M. Naeem 347-350
Feature Extraction Using Independent Component Analysis Method from Non-Invasive Recordings of Electroencephalography (EEG) Brain Signals PDF
Muhammad Azhar, Ishfaque Ahmed, Syed Tanveer Iqbal, Muhammad Jahangir, Rizwan-ur- Rehman, Nasir Ali Shah, Imran Siddiqui 259-267
Spectral and Spatial Feature Extraction of Electroencephalographic (EEG) Data Using Independent Component Analysis (ICA) PDF
Muhammad Jahangir, Syed Tanweer Iqbal, Rizwan ur Rehman, Nasir Ali Shah, Syed Mansoor Naqvi, Imran Siddiqui 104-113

Psychology

Effect of Diversified Model of Organizational Politics on Diversified Emotional Intelligence PDF
Jamil Ahmad, Hafiz Muhammad Waqas Akhtar, Hifz ur Rahman, Rao Muhammad Imran, Noor ul Ain 375-385
Psychosocial Correlates of Psychological Distress among First Time Pregnant Mothers PDF
Farwa Rasheed, Urooj Sadiq 242-247

Space Sciences

Investigation in the Variations of Ionospheric f0F2 due to Sunspot Numbers over Wakkanai using EDA Technique PDF
Muzammil Mushtaq Hussain, Syed Nazeer Alam, Faisal Ahmed Khan Afridi 418-425
Variation in Meteorological Parameters Over Pakistan during April 2014 PDF
Jahanzeb Qureshi, Amer Masood, Waqas Shafi, M. Abrar Hussain, Syed Amer Mahmood 185-192

Statistics

Statistical Analysis to Explore the Factors of ICT that Effect and Promote Global Citizenship among Undergraudate Students: A Case Study of Karachi PDF
Shagufta Bibi, Zaira Wahab, Afaq Ahmed Siddiqi 316-320

Veterinary Sciences

Clinical Prevalence of Peste Des Petits Ruminants (PPR) Disease in Small Ruminants at the Urban Areas of Hyderabad, Sindh PDF
Asad Ali Khaskheli, M. Ibrahim Khaskheli, Allahjurio Khaskheli, Gulbhar Khaskheli, Rani Abro, Ghulam Shabir Barham 281-286
Effect of Temperature and Storage Time on DNA Quality and Quantity from Normal and Diseased Tissues PDF
Imran Tarique Samoo, Pershotam Khatri, Bachal Bhutto, Mansoor Tariq, Iqra Chandio, Munaza Soomro, Saqib Ali, Sheeba Shams 203-206
Heritability Estimates for some Performances Traits of Baluchi Sheep PDF
Zahid Qadir, Hubdar Ali Kaleri, Rameez Raja Kaleri, Asma Kaleri, Mushtaque Ahmed Jalbani, Azhar Hussain Kaleri, Faisal Ashraf, Abdul Kabir, Ali Ghulam Bugti 114-116
Comparative Study on Water Holding Capacity (WHC) of Broiler and Layer Meat PDF
Majid Saleem, Rameez Raja Kaleri, Depeesh Kumar, Raza Ali Mangi, Lokesh Kumar, Kabir Ahmed, Anees Memon, Zafar Khoso, Muhammad Amjad Jakhro 100-103
Effect of Genetic Parameters on Some Growth Performance Traits of Harnai Sheep PDF
Abdul Safi, Hubdar Kaleri, Gul Muhammad, Rameez Kaleri, Asma Kaleri, Muhammad Safi, Assad Ullah, Kamal Mandokhial, Muhammad Siddiq 60-62
Analysis of Growth and Carcass Traits of Dumbi Sheep Breed Male Lambs Different Management Systems PDF
Muhammad Akram Safi, Huma Rizwana, Hubdar Ali Kaleri, Asma Kaleri, Kamal Uddin Mandokhial, Abdul Satar Safi, Rameez Raja Kaleri, Asad Ullah, Muhammad Rasheed 56-59
Correlation Estimates between Carcass Traits of Nili Ravi and Kundhi Buffalo PDF
Muhammad Siddiq Zardari, Hubdar Ali Kaleri, Rameez Raja Kaleri, Asma Kaleri, Abdul Kabir, Syed Ramazan Shah, Tahir Niaz, Azhar Hussain Kaleri, Amjad Jakhro 52-55
Antibiotic Susceptibility of Brucella abortus Isolated from Milk and Blood Samples of Cattle PDF
Shahid Hussain Abro, Mustafa Khan, Rani Abro, Riaz Ahmed Leghari, Huma Rizwana, Abdul Rehman, Hassina Baloach, Muhammad Rafiq Rind, Aneela Yasmin, Sarfraz Ali Tunio, Riaz Hussain, S. Shahzad Ali 8-11

Zoology

Occurrence of Gardiner’s Butterfly Fish, Chaetodon gardineri (Norman, 1939), (Chaetodontidae) in Coastal Waters of Pakistan PDF
Asadullah Ali Muhammad, Sumera Farooq, Mahnaz Rabbaniha, Abdul Hameed 182-184


ISSN: 1927-5129