Publications 2016

    1. Abbas G, Saqib M, Akhtar J, Murtaza G, Shahid M, Hussain A . Relationship between rhizosphere acidification and phytoremediation in two acacia species. Journal of Soils and Sediments 16: 1392-1399.
      1. Niazi, N.K.*, Burton, E.D., 2016. Arsenic sorption to nanoparticulate mackinawite (FeS): An examination of phosphate competition. Environmental Pollution 218, 111-117.
      2. Shakoor, M.B., K. Niazi*, I. Bibi, G. Murtaza, A. Kunhikrishnan, B. Seshadri, M. Shahid, S. Ali, N.S. Bolan, Y. Sik, and M. Abid, F. Ali. 2016. Remediation of Arsenic-Contaminated Water Using Agricultural Wastes as Biosorbents. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, 46: 467-499.
      3. Abid, M., K. Niazi*, I. Bibi, A. Farooqi, Y. S. Ok, A. Kunhikrishnan, F. Ali, S. Ali, A. D. Igalavithana, and M. Arshad. 2016. Arsenic(V) Biosorption by Charred Orange Peel in Aqueous Environments. International Journal of Phytoremediation 18: 442-449.
      4. Wu, W., Li, J., Niazi, N.K., Müller, K., Chu, Y., Zhang, L., Yuan, G., Lu, K., Song, Z., Wang, H., 2016. Influence of pyrolysis temperature on lead immobilization by chemically modified coconut fiber-derived biochars in aqueous environments. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 23, 22890–22896.
      5. Raza, M., Farooqi, A., Niazi, N.K., Ahmad, A., 2016. Geochemical control on spatial variability of fluoride concentrations in groundwater from rural areas of Gujrat in Punjab, Pakistan. Environmental Earth Sciences 75, 1364 (1310.1007/s12665-12016-16155-12667).
      6. Lu, K., Yang, X., Gielen, G., Bolan, N., Ok, Y.S., Niazi, N.K., Xu, S., Yuan, G., Chen, X., Zhang, X., Liu, D., Song, Z., Liu, X., Wang, H., 2016. Effect of bamboo and rice straw biochars on the mobility and redistribution of heavy metals (Cd, Cu, Pb and Zn) in contaminated soil. Journal of Environmental Management DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2016.1005.1068 (In Press).
      7. Li, S., Guo, S., Huang, X., Huang, T., Bibi, I., Muhammad, F., Xu, G., Zhao, Z., Yu, L., Yan, Y., Jiao, B., Niazi, N.K.*, Li, D., 2016. Research on characteristics of heavy metals (As, Cd, Zn) in coal from Southwest China and prevention method by using modified calcium-based materials. Fuel 186, 714-725.
      8. Nawaz, M.F., Gul, S., Farooq, T.H., Siddiqui, M.T., Asif, M., Ahmad, I., Niazi, N.K., 2016. Assessing the Actual Status and Farmer’s Attitude towards Agroforestry in Chiniot, Pakistan. International Journal of Biological, Biomolecular, Agricultural, Food and Biotechnological Engineering 10, 459-463.
      9. Yang, X., D. Li, K. McGrouther, W. Long, Y. Li, Y. Chen, X. Lv, K. Niazi, Z. Song, H. Wang. 2016. Effect of Eucalyptus forests on understory vegetation and soil quality. Journal of Soils and Sediments, DOI: 10.1007/s11368-016-1431-4.
      10. Nawaz, M.F., Bourrié, G., Trolard, F., Ranger, J., Gul, S., Niazi, N.K., 2016. Early detection of the effects of compaction in forested soils: evidence from selective extraction techniques. Journal of Soils and Sediments, 16: 2223-2233.
      11. Iqbal, M. M, Murtaza, G., Naz, T., Niazi, N.K., Shakar, M., Wattoo, F.M, Ali, O.F.M., Rehman, H., Afzal, I., Mehdi, S.M., Mahmood, A. 2016. Effects of lead (Pb) Salts on Growth, Chlorophyll Contents and Tissue Concentration of Rice Genotypes. International Journal of Agriculture and Biology, DOI:10.17957/IJAB/15.0243.
      12. Xiong T, Austruy A, Pierart A, Shahid M, Schreck E, Mombo S, Dumat C. Kinetic study of phytotoxicity induced by foliar lead uptake for vegetables exposed to fine particles and implications for sustainable urban agriculture. Journal of Environmental Sciences 46: 16-27.
      13. Ahmad I, Akhtar MJ, Asghar HN, Ghafoor U, Shahid M .2016. Differential effects of plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria on maize growth and cadmium uptake. Journal of Plant Growth Regulation 35: 303-315.
      14. Xiong T, Dumat C, Pierart A, Shahid M, Kang Y, Li N, Bertoni G, Laplanche C . Measurement of metal bioaccessibility in vegetables to improve human exposure assessments: field study of soil–plant–atmosphere transfers in urban areas, South China. Environmental Geochemistry and Health 38: 1283-1301.15. Mombo S, Foucault Y, Deola F, Gaillard I, Goix S, Shahid M, Schreck E, Pierart A, Dumat C. 2016. Management of human health risk in the context of kitchen gardens polluted by lead and cadmium near a lead recycling company. Journal of Soils and Sediments 16: 1214-1224.

        16. Shakoor MB, Niazi NK, Bibi I, Murtaza G, Kunhikrishnan A, Seshadri B, Shahid M, Ali S, Bolan NS, Ok YS .2016. Remediation of arsenic-contaminated water using agricultural wastes as biosorbents. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology 46: 467-499.

        17. Rinklebe, J.
        ; Shaheen, S.M.; Yu, K. (2016): Release of As, Ba, Cd, Cu, Pb, and Sr under pre-definite redox conditions in different rice paddy soils originating from the U.S.A. and Asia. Geoderma. 270. 21–32.

        18. Shaheen, S.M.; Rinklebe, J.; Frohne, T.; White, J.; DeLaune, R. (2016): Redox effects on release kinetics of arsenic, cadmium, cobalt, and vanadium in Wax Lake Deltaic freshwater marsh soils. Chemosphere. 150. 740-748.