Individual Information

Muhammad Sohail Memon
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Agricultural Engineering,Sindh Agriculture University

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Educational Qualification
From 09/2015 to 9/2018, Ph.D. (Agricultural Mechnization Engineering), Nanjing Agricultural University , China
From 11/2011 to 06/2014, M.E (Water Resources Management), Sindh Agriculture University , Pakistn
From 1/2007 to 06/2011, B.E. ( Agricultural Engineering), SIndh Agriculture University , Pakistan
Research Interests
Agricultural Research (Water Resources Management Hydrological Modeling, Water Engineering, Integrated River Basin Management, Hydraulics Water Balance, Integrated Water Resources Management, Irrigation Surface,Hydrology, Water Resources, Watershed Management, Drip Irrigation)
Remote Sensing
Geographical Information System, GIS Mapping
Work Experience
From 11/2018 to to date, Assistant Professor , Faculty of Agricultural Engineering, Sindh Agriculture University Tandojam, Pakistan
From 06/2016 to 06/2018, Teaching Assistant , College of Engineering, Nanjing Agricultural University, P.R. China.
From 02/2015 to 09/2015, Senior Engineer , G3 Engineering Consultant (Pvt.) Ltd, Pakistan
From 07/2014 to 02/2015, Senior Engineer , G3 Engineering Consultant (Pvt.) Ltd, Pakistan
From 12/2012 to 07/2014, Junior Engineer , G3 Engineering Consultant (Pvt.) Ltd, Pakistan
From 02/2012 to 12/2012, Field Officer , Auriga Chemicals Enterprises Pakistan
From 08/2011 to 01/2012, Intern , Management & Development Foundation (MDF), Hyderabad, Pakistan
From 04/2019 to 12/2019, Performance assessment of different tillage methods on soil quality and crop yield for agricultural sustainability under Hyderabad District, Sindh through GIS & RS Techniques
The Project started from April,2019 and Funded by Higher Education Commission, Islamabad Pakistan
Selected Publications
Journal Articles
1. C. Jiang,L. Zhixiong, S.K. Upadhyaya, M.S. Memon. 2019. Measurement and analysis of the vertical stress distribution within the cultivated soil mass under static conditions. Transactions of the ASABE, American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, Vol 62(4), 1-9 (IF: 1.153 SCI).
2. W. Xu, C. Huan, S. Qiong, J. Changying, X. Weidi, M.S. Memon, Z. Jun. 2019. Shadow detection and removal in apple image segmentation under natural light conditions using an ultrametric contour map. Biosystems Engineering, Vol 184, 142-154 (IF: 2.983 SCI).
3. M. Ameen, Z. Zhang, X. Wang, M. Yaseen, M. Umair, R.S.Noor, W.Lu, K. Yousaf, F. Ullah, and M.S. Memon. 2019. An Investigation of a Root Zone Heating System and Its Effects on the Morphology of Winter-Grown Green Peppers. MDPI Energies, Vol 12(5): 933 (IF: 2.707 SCI).
4. M. I. Abro, D. Zhu, M. Wei, A. M. Asghar, M. A. Khaskheli, Z. U. Qurashi and M. S. Memon. 2019. Hydrological appraisal of rainfall estimates from radar, satellite, raingauge and satellite–gauge combination on the Qinhuai River Basin, China, Hydrological Sciences Journal, DOI: 10.1080/02626667.2018.1557335 (IF: 2.180 SCI).
5. M.S. Memon. J. Guo, A.A. Tagar, N. Perveen, J. Changying, S.A. Memon and N. Memon. 2018. The Effects of Tillage and Straw Incorporation on Soil Organic Carbon Status, Rice Crop Productivity, and Sustainability in the Rice-Wheat Cropping System of Eastern China. Sustainability, 10,961. (IF: 2.592 SCI).
6. M.S. Memon, K.Ali. A.A.Siyal, G.Jun, S.A.Memon, S.A.Soomro, N.Memon and J. Changying. 2018. “Effect of Plastic Sheet on Water Saving and yield under Furrow Irrigation Method in semi-arid region”. International Journal of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Vol 11(1): 172-177. (IF: 1.349 SCI).
7. J. Zhou, Y. Meng, M. Wang, M.S. Memon and X. Yang. 2017. “Surface roughness estimation by optimal tactile features for fruits and vegetables”, International Journal of Advanced Robotic Systems, Vol 14(4): 1-8 (IF: 1.223 SCI).
8. J. Chunxia, LU Zhixiong, Z. Jin and M.S. Memon. 2017. “Evaluation of Fractal Dimension of Soft Terrain Surface”, Journal of Terramechanics, Vol 70:27-34, (IF: 1.758 SCI).
9. M.S. Memon, A.A Tagar, J. Chunxia, J. Sijie, S.A Soomro, P. K Korai, N.Memon, M. Ameen and Ji Changying. 2018. Influence of straw incorporation and tillage practices on sustainable wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) yield and soil organic carbon dynamics in rice-wheat rotation system, International Agricultural Engineering Journal, Vol 26(4): 85–95 (EI Compendex).
10. M.S Memon, J. Zhou, J. Guo, F. Ullah, M. Hassan, S. Ara, and C.Y. Ji. 2017. “Comprehensive review for the effects of ridge furrow plastic mulching on crop yield and water use efficiency under different crops”. International Agricultural Engineering Journal, Vol 26(2): 58–67 (EI Compendex).
11. T. Ian, C. Okinda, M.S. Memon, J. Changying. 2018. Comparative analysis of the effects of different agitation impeller designs in maintaining nutrients homogeneity in fertigation tanks, International Agricultural Engineering Journal, Vol 27(2): 92-102 (EI Compendex).
12. B. Zhang, J. Changying, T. Ian, M. S. Memon, W. Xu, S. Zhen and C. Hui. 2018. Heat-pump drying characteristics and process optimization of cowpea, International Agricultural Engineering Journal, Vol 27(4): 337-348 (EI Compendex).
13. S.A Soomro, K.Chen, K. Yousaf; K.A.Ibupoto, M. Ameen, M.S. Memon, W.M Qing, I. Eltayeb, S. A. Soomro.2018. Fracture resistance of paddy as influenced by moisture, variety, orientation and loading rate under quasi-static compressive load, International Agricultural Engineering Journal, Vol 27(4): 364-369 (EI Compendex).
14. F.Ullah, K. Min, M.K Khattak, S. Wahab, N. Wahab, M. Ameen, M.S. Memon, X. Wang, S.A.Soomro, K.Yousaf, N. Li and J.Yang. 2018. Effects of Different Drying Methods on Some Physical and Chemical Properties of Loquat (Eriobotrya japonica) Fruits. International Journal of Fruit Science, Vol 18(4): 345-354 (ISI Index).
15. M.S. Memon, A.A Siyal, Ji.Changying, A.A Tagar, S. Ara, S.A Soomro, Khadimullah, F.Ullah and N.Memon. 2017. “Effect of Irrigation Methods and Plastic Mulch on Yield and Crop Productivity of Okra”. Journal of Basic & Applied Sciences, Vol 13: 616-621 (ISI Index).
16. M.S Memon, F. Ullah, K. Ali and N. Memon. 2017. “Impacts of Furrow Cover Plastic Sheet on Crop Water Productivity and Salt Distribution in the Soil Profile”. Science, Technology and Development, Vol 36(2): 106-114 (ISI Index).
17. Ji Changying, J. Sijie, Z. Bo, G. Jun and M.S. Memon. 2017. Heat pump drying properties of chili and optimization of technical parameters, Transactions of the Chinese Society of Agricultural Engineering, Vol 33(13): 296-302, (EI Compendex).
18. G. Jun, Z. Qingyi, M.S. Memon, J. Changying and Z. Zheng. 2017. “Design and experiment of bionic mole’s toe arrangement serrated blade for soil-rototilling and straw-shattering, Nongye Gongcheng Xuebao/Transactions of the Chinese Society of Agricultural Engineering, Vol 33(6): 43-50. (EI Compendex).
19. S. Wahab, F. Ullah, M.K Khattak, M.S. Memon and L. Hassan. 2016. “Impact of temperature and fermentation period on the overall quality of black tea” Pure and Applied Biology, Vol 5(4): 1278-1287. (ISI Index).
20. H. Fang Q. Zhang, S. Jian, C. Ji, A.A. Tagar, C. Arslan and M. S. Memon. 2016. “Field investigation of the performance of rotavator under heavy straw condition”, Bulgarian Journal of Agricultural Science, Vol 22 (6):1036–1042, (ESCI Index).
21. A.A. Tagar, A. Soomro, S.M. Bhatti, S. Memon and R.K. Soothar. 2016. “Comparative Study of Scientific and Traditional Water Application
22. F. Ullah, L. Hassan, M. S. Memon and K. Hasrat. 2016. “Effect of irradiation on the quality of dried Figs”, Research Journal of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology, Vol 12(10): 1007-1010 (ISI Index).