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Department of Agronomy University of Agriculture, Faisalabad


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Khalid Hussain



Research Interests:

Crop Modeling, climate change, Agronomy, cropping systems, conservation agriculture, carbon isotope


  • Wajid, A., Ahmad, A., Hussain, K., et. al., 2017. Inter-comparison of CERES and APSIM models for simulating wheat productivity in Rice-Wheat Cropping System. Field Crops Research (under review). 
  • Hussain, K., Wongleecharoen, C., Hilger, T., Ahmad, A., Kongkaew, T., Diels, J., Cadisch, G., 2017. Maize performance at crop-hedge interface in tropical hillside agriculture. Agronomy J.  (submitted). 
  • Wongleecharoen, C., Hussain, K., Wongleecharoen, S., Hilger, T., Kongkaew, T., Diels, J., Cadisch, G., 2017. Yield performance, nitrogen use efficiency and above-ground recovery of 15N- labelled urea in maize based cropping systems along the slope. Nutrient Cycling in Agroecosystems (Under review). 
  • Hussain, K., Wongleecharoen, C., Hilger, T., Ahmad, A., Kongkaew, T, Cadisch, G., 2016. Modelling resource competition and its mitigation at the crop-soil-hedge interface using WaNuLCAS.Agroforest Syst. 90:1025. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10457-015-9881z 
  • Hussain, K., Wongleecharoen, C., Hilger, T., Vanderborght, J., Garré, S., Onsamrarn, W., Diels, J., Kongkaew, T., Cadisch, G., 2015. Combining δ13C Measurements and ERT Imaging: Improving our Understanding of Competition at the Crop-Soil-Hedge Interface.  Plant and Soil 393: 1-20. DOI: 10.1007/s11104-015-2455-z. 
  • Garré, S., Coteur, I., Wongleecharoen, C., Hussain, K., Omsunrarn, W., Kongkaew, T., Hilger, 
  • T., Diels, J., Vanderborght, J., 2013. Can We Use Electrical Resistivity Tomography to Measure Root Zone Dynamics in Fields with Multiple Crops?  Procedia Environmental Sciences 19, 403-410. 
  • Usman, M., Ahmad, A., Ahmad, S., Arshad, M., Khaliq, T., Wajid, A., Hussain, K., Nasim, W., Chattha, T.M., Trethowan, R., 2009. Development and application of crop water stress index for scheduling irrigation in cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.)  under semiarid environment. Journal of Food, Agriculture & Environment 7, 386-391. 
  • Wajid, A., Hussain, K., Maqsood, M., Khaliq, T., Ghaffar, A., 2007.  Simulation modeling of growth, development and grain yield of wheat under semi-arid conditions of Pakistan. Pak. J. Agri. Sci 44. 
  • Wajid, A., Hussain, K., Maqsood, M., Ahmad, A., Hussain, A., 2007. Influence of drought on water use efficiency in wheat in semi-arid regions of Punjab. Soil & Environ 26, 64-68.