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تحميل الدليل التدريبي

أسئلة شائعة


   

                          Azzam M. Alahmed

 

Professor - King Saud University, College of Food and Agriculture Sciences

Deputy Dean of Student Affairs ( until 1432H)

Nationality: Saudi

Birth Date: 28-11-1962

Professor - King Saud University, College of Food and Agriculture Sciences

P. O. Box: 2460

Riyadh, 11451

 Saudi Arabia

Azzam333@yahoo.com

Major: Entomology

Minor: Medical and Veterinary Entomology 

 Academic Degrees:

B.Sc.

University: King Fasial , College: Food and Agriculture sciences.

University Location:  Hafuf, Saudi Arabia.

Date of Obtaining Degree:  11 /  2 /    1986.

M.Sc.:

University: King Saud, College: Agriculture.

University Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Date of Obtaining Degree: 4/7/1989.

Ph.D.:

University: Colorado State, College: Agriculture.

University Location: Fort Collins, Colorado, USA.

Date of Obtaining Degree:  15/1/1996.

Research interest:

Insects ecology, insects parasitoids, Human and animal myiasis, Mosquitoes, and most areas related to medical and veterinary insects.

Publications

 Books:

Alahmed A. M. 1998 The most important insects and acarina effect animal health. Extension booklet. Agriculture extension department, College of Agriculture, King Saud University. 

Alahmed A. M. 2004. Mosquitoes transmission of disease. Saudi Society of Agricultural Sciences. College of Agriculture, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia.

 

Employment History:

- Professor – King Saud University, Agriculture College, 9/2005.

- Associate Prof. - King Saud University, Agriculture College from 13/12/200 to date.

- Assistant Prof. - King Saud University,

Agriculture College from 6/4/1996 to 13/12/2000.

-Lecturer - King Saud University, Agriculture

College from 4/10/1989 to 6/4/1996.

-Teaching assistant – King Saud University,

Agriculture college from 15/4/1986  to  4/6/1989.

Conferences and Symposia:

-First Saudi symposium of Agriculture science. 1997. Saudi Arabia .  

- Third Saudi symposium of food and nutrition. 1998. Saudi Arabia.

-First international date palm conference – 1998 – United Arab Emirit University.

- First workshop on control of date palm red weevil. King Faisal University, Saudi Arabia, 2000.

-First symposium of /Saudi Society of Agricultural Sciences. King Saud University. 2002.

-Symposium of the Saudi Biological Society, King Khalid University, Abha, Saudi Arabia, 2003.

-Sixth mosquitoes control association of Australia symposium. Australis Noosa Lakes Resort, Australia, 2004.

-Fifth international conference of urban pests. Suntee, Singapore, 2005.

-FAO/ IAEA international conference on area- wide control of insect pests. Vienna, Austria, 2005.

-Workshop on mosquitoes, the vector of dengue fever. Ministry of Municipalities and Rural Affairs, Saudi Arabia, 2006. 

Membership of Scientific Associations:

        -American mosquito control association.

        -Saudi Agriculture science association.

        - Saudi Biological Society. 

 

Committees in Agriculture College:

-Social and sport committees. 1997.

-Charmin of the diagnostic agriculture pests unite. 1997-1999.

-Charmin of the entomological museum unite. 1997

-Member of the teaching curriculum committees.1997.

-Member of the exams arrangement committees. 1997.

 

-Chairman of the cultural activity committees. Plant protection Dept. 1998–2003.

-Chairman of the computer committees. Plant protection Dept. 1998.

-Member in college of agriculture registration committees. 1998 – 2002.

-Member of outstanding and teaching assistant committees. 1999- 2002.

- Chairman of outstanding and teaching assistant committees. 2004- 2005.

Councils:

-The plant protection department council. From 1996 until now.

-The plant protection department council secretary. 1999

- Health Ministry from 2005 – until now.

Training:

-IAEA / FAO regional course on area-wide control of fruit flies in the Mediterrane region with special emphasis on the sterile insect technique. Funchal, Maderia, Portugal. 3-28 November 1997.

-Training course on techniques used for area-wide control and eradication of the Old World Screw worm fly. Kluang, Malaysia. 31 May – 12 June 1999.

- Screw worm identification. Natural History Museum, UK, 2000.

- Training course on surveillance program for mosquitoes. Chicago, USA, 2001.

 - Mosquitoes identification. Natural History Museum, UK, 2004.

University and Community Service:

-Lectures presentation in introductory training for integrated pest management. -Ministry of Agriculture and Water.

-Member of tree week committees. 1997-1998.

-Review some manuscripts to many journals.

-Identification samples of screwworm fly for Dept. of animal production, Ministry of Agriculture and Water.

-Review papers in environment protection. Student competition, King Saud University.

-Chairman of red palm weevil unites.

-Community and academic lectures in entomology at college of agriculture and high school.

-Writing scientific articles to newspaper and magazines.

-Extension services at farmers and companies level.

- Member on Rift Valley Fever Committee. Health Ministry.

 2000- till now.

- Member on the scientific committee of Rift Valley Fever researches. King Abdlaziz city for Science and Technology. 2001- till now. 

 Teaching Courses: 

 Course Name

No & Code

  Principle of Crop   Protection

PLPT 201

  Insects Crop Ecology

PLPT 348

  Medical and Veterinary insects

PLPT 340

  Field training

PLPT 405

  Insect Ecology and Behavior

PLPT 508

  Taxonomy of Agricultural insects

PLPT 516

  Biological control (Advanced)

PLPT 534

  Advanced of Medical and Veterinary               Entomology

PLPT 545

 

Publications

  Alahmed, A. M., Sallam, M. F., Al Kuriji, M.A., Kheir, S.M. and Shahyad, A.H. (2011). Checklist and Pictorial key to fourth instar larvae of mosquitoes (Diptera : Culicidae) of Saudi Arabia. J. Med. Entomol. (accepted).

Kheir, S. M.;  Alahmed, A. M.; Al Kheriji, M. A and Al Sekate, S. S. (2011). Distribution     and Seasonal Activity of Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in Al  Qassim Region, Saudi Arabia., J. King Saud Univ., Agric. Sci., Vol. 23,  (1), 39-48.

Alahmed, A.M.; Kheir, S.M. and Al Khereji, M.A. (2010). Distribution of Culicoides (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in Saudi Arabia. Journal of Entomology,7 (4):227-234.  

Alahmed, A.M.; Kheir, S.M.; Al Kuriji, M.A.; Al Shahrani, A.M. and al Sogaie, A., A., M. (2010). Distribution and seasonal abundance of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in Asir Region, Saudi Arabia. King Khalid University Journal  of Natural, Medical and Technical Sciences (in press).

Alahmed, A. M.; Al Kuriji, M. A.; Kheir, S. M. and Al Zahrani, Y. A. A.(2010). Distribution and seasonal ِabundance of mosquito species) Diptera: Culicidae) in Al Bahah Region, Saudi Arabia. Arab Gulf Journal of scientific research, 28 (2),67-78.

Alahmed, A. M; Al Kuriji, M. A.; Kheir, S.M. ; Al Tamimi, H. S. H; Tarad, F S. and Salih, M. M. (2010). Mosquito Fauna (Diptera:  Culicidae) of the    Northern  Region of Saudi Arabia and Their Seasonal Activity. Saudi Journal of Biological  Sciences, 17 (5): 17-32.

Alahmed, A.M.; Al Khereji, M.A.; Kheir, S.M.; Al Sogoor, D. A.D. and Salama, H.A.S. (2010). Distribution and seasonal abundance of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in Najran Region, Saudi Arabia. Diptera Parasitologica (accepted).

Alahmed, A. M., Sallam, M. F., Al Kuriji, M.A., Kheir, S.M. and Shahyad, A.H. (2011). Checklist and Pictorial key to fourth instar larvae of mosquitoes (Diptera : Culicidae) of Saudi Arabia. J. Med. Entomol. (accepted).

Kheir, S. M.;  Alahmed, A. M.; Al Kheriji, M. A and Al Sekate, S. S. (2011). Distribution     and Seasonal Activity of Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in Al  Qassim Region, Saudi Arabia., J. King Saud Univ., Agric. Sci., Vol. 23,  (1), 39-48.

Alahmed, A. M., M. A. Alkuriji, S. M. Kheir, S. A. Alahmedi, M. J. Alhatabbi and M. A. M. Algashmari. (2009). Mosquito funa (Diptera: Culicidae) and seasonal activity in Makka Al Mukarramah Region, Saudi Arabia. J. Egypt Soc. Parasitol. 39(3): 991-1013. 

Alahmed, A. M., Alamr, S.A. and Kheir, S. M. 2009. Seasonal activity and predatory efficicacy of the water bug Sigara hoggarica poisson ( Hemiptera: Corixidae) against the mosquito larvae  Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae) in Riyadh city, Saudi Arabia. Journal of Entomology 6(2):90-95, 2009.

Alamr, S. A., Alahmed, A. M. and S. M. Kheir. (2008). Evaluation of predatory efficacy of the Crustacean Triops sp. (Notostraca: Triopsidae) and the mosquito fish Gambusia affinis (Cyprinodontiformes: Poeciliidae) against larvae and pupae of Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae) in Riyadh Region, Saudi Arabia. J. Saudi Soc. for Agric. Sci., 7(2): 161-178.

Alahmed, A. M., Alamr, S. A., and S. M. Kheir. (2008). The predatory efficacy of some aquatic beetle predators against immature stages of Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae) in Riyadh City, Saudi Arabia. KKU J. of Nat. Med. Tech. Sci., 5(4): 1-20.

Alamr, S. A., Alahmed, A. M. and S. M. Kheir. (2007). Survey and distribution of some aquatic predators of Culicinae and Anophelinae mosquito larvae and pupae (Diptera: Culicidae) in Riyadh Region, Saudi Arabia.  Saudi. J. Bio. Sci., 14(2): 139-157.

El Kheriji, M. A., Alahmed, A. M. and Kheir, S. M.(2007). Distribution and habitat of mosquito larvae (Diptera: Culicidae) in Riyadh Region. J.King Saud Univ., Vol.19, Agric. Sci. (2)., pp. 39-55.2007

El Kheriji, M. A., Alahmed, A. M. and Kheir, S. M.(2007). Survey and seasonal activity of adult mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in Riyadh city, Saudi Arabia. Res. Bult., No. (152), Food Sci. & Agric. Res. Center, King Saud Univ., pp.(5-17) 2007.

Alahmed, A. M. ; Aldawood, A. S. and S. M. Kheir (2006). Seasonal activity of flies causing myiasis in livestock animals using sticky traps baited with swormlure-4 in Riyadh Region, Saudi Arabia. Scientific J. of King Faisal University. 7 (2):109-119.

Alahmed, A. M., Kheir, S. M. 2005. Seasonal activity of some Haematophagous insects in the Riyadh Region, Saudi Arabia. J. Saudi Soc. for Agric. Sci., 4(2): 95-104. 

Alahmed, A. M., Kheir, S. M. (2005). Present status of the old world screwworm, Chrysomya bezziana (Diptera: Calliphoridae) in the middle region of Saudi Arabia. Proceeding to the FAO/IAEA International conference on area-wide control of insect pests: integrating the sterile insect and related nuclear and other techniques. IAEA-CN-131/31P, pp 285.

Alahmed, A. M. ; Aldawood, A. S. and S. M. Kheir 2004. Seasonal activity of flies causing myiasis in livestock animals using sticky traps baited with swormlure-4 in Riyadh Region, Saudi Arabia. Scientific J. of King Faisal University. 7 (2):109-119.

Aldawood, A. S.; Alahmed, A. M.; Kheir, S. M.; and S. M. Hussein. 2004. Population dynamics of sand flies in Hanifah Valley Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Pakistan J. of Plant Sciences. 7 (4): 464-467.

Alahmed, A. M. 2004. Larval myiasis in sheep farms in Riyadh Region, Saudi Arabia. J. Egypt Soc. Parasitol. 34(1): 153-160.

Alahmed, A. M., Kheir, S. M. 2003. Life cycle and survival of Hyalomma dromedarii (Acari: Ixodidae) under laboratory conditions. Sultan Qaboos University, Agricultural Sciences. 8.1:11-14.

Kheir, S. M.; Alahmed, A. M. 2003. Acaricidal efficacy of ivermectin vermisantel complex against Hyalomma dromedarii (Acari: Ixodidae) infesting rabbits (Oryctolagus spp.). Alx. J. Agric. Res. 48: 123-127. 

Al-Rajhy, D. H.; Alahmed, A. M.; Hussein, H. I.; and S. M. Kheir. 2003. Acaricidal effects of cardiac glycosides, azadirachtin and neem oil against the camel tick, Hyalomma dromedarii (Acari: Ixodidae). Pest Management Science. 59(11) 1250-1254.

Alahmed, A. M. 2002. Incidence of myiasis in sheep caused by Chrysomya bezziana in Saudi Arabia. J. King Saud Univ. Vol. 14(2) 109-112.

 P. G. Jupp, A. Kemp, A. Grobbelaar, P. Leman, F. J. Burt, A. M. Alahmed, D. Almujalli, A. Alkhamees and R. Swanepoel. 2002. The 2000 epidemic of Rift Valley fever in Saudi Arabia: mosquito vector studies. Medical and Veterinary Entomology. 16 (3) 245-252.

Alahmed, A. M. 2002. Seasonal prevalence of Cephalopina titillator larvae in camels in Riyadh Region, Saudi Arabia. Arab Gulf Journal of Scientific Research, 20(3): 161-164.

Alahmed, A. M.  and Salah M. Kheir 2001. Repeated feeding and reproductive performance of Hyalomma dromedarri (Acari: Ixodidae) on rabbits. Alex. Sci. Exch., Vol. 22 (2) : 157-163.

Alahmed,  A. M and Abdulrahman S. Aldawood.  2001. Rodents and their ectoparasites in Wadi Hanifah, Riyadh City, Saudi Arabia. J. Egypt Soc. Parasitol., 31(3) :737-743.

Alahmed, A. M.; Hussein, H. I.; Kheir, S. M.; and Al-Rajhy, D. 2001. Efficacy of flumethern and comaphos against the camel tick Hyalomma dromedarrii L. (Acari: Ixodidae) J. Egypt Soc. Parasitol., 31 (3) : 791-798.

Alahmed, A. M. 2000. The population dynamic of the citrus leaf-miner Phyllocnistis citrella (Lepidoptera: Gracillariidae) on lime trees in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Saudi. J. Bio. Sci., 7: 89-93.

Alahmed, A. M. 2000. Seasonal infestation of Oestrus ovis larvae in sheep heads in Central Region of Saudi Arabia., J. Egypt. Soc. Parasitol., 30: 895-901. 

Alahmed, A. M. 1999. Parasites that attack house fly (Diptera: Muscidae) Pup aria at dairy farms in Riyadh Region, Saudi Arabia. Alex. J. Agric. Res.  44: 291-296.

 Ali, A. G. & A. M. Alahmed. 1999. Effect of host plants, temperature and relative humidity on the population density of grasshopper. Assiut. Journal of Agricultural Sciences. 30: 167-172.

Alahmed, A. M. 1998. Seasonal distribution and characterization of breeding sites of housefly Musca domestica (L.) and stable fly Stomaxy calcitrans (L.) (Diptera: Muscidae) in dairy farm in the Central Region of Saudi Arabia. Emir. J. of Agric. Sci. United Arab Emirates., 10:16-23.

Alahmed, A. M. and A. Babawi. 1992. Survey of Scale insects and their natural enemies in Riyadh region (Saudi Arabia). J. King Saud Univ. Vol. 4(1): 153-155.

Alahmed, A. M. and A. Badawi. 1991. The within-tree distribution of the oriental scale insect. Aonidiella orientalis (Newstead) on Ficus nitida Thumb trees. J. King Saud Univ. Vol. 3(2): 279-286.

Badawi,  A. and  A. M. Alahmed. 1990. The Population Dynamics of the oriental scale insect Anoidiella orientals (Newstead) and Factors Affecting its seasonal Abundance. Arab Gulf J. Scient. Res., 8(3): 81-89. 

Alahmed,  A. M. and  A. Badawi. 1991. The within-tree distribution of the oriental scale insect. Aonidiella orientalis (Newstead) on Ficus nitida Thumb trees. J. King Univ. Vol. 3(2): 279-286.

 

 

 

 

 

 
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