Molecular population biology and genetic diversity of fungal (Verticillium dhaliae, Fusarium spp., Colletotrichum spp., Phomopsis spp., Rhizoctonia sp., and others) and bacterial plant pathogens using different molecular techniques such as sequencing, AFLP, SSR, PCRs, and using traditional methods.
Study fungal and bacterial endophytes and rhizospheres isolation, characterization, and their role in plant growth improvement
Mushroom collection, identification, cultivation, and improvement
Biological control of fungal and bacterial plant pathogens using biological agents (fungi and bacteria) and plant extracts
Pathogens control using photosensitizers and nanotechnology