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 Prof. I. O. Obisesan
  B.Sc.

Ph.D. (Ife)

 

Plant Breeding and Genetics; Genetic improvement of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata( L.)
Walp) and oil palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) for yield and other quality traits relating
to adaptation to hostile cultivation environments; Yield systems analyses; Conservation
of Plant Genetic Resources; Biotechnology- tissue culture, cryoconservtion of crops
with recalcitrant seeds.

                         
 

 

 

                                                                                       PUBLICATIONS

Obisesan I.O. and Tunde Fatunla 1981. Relationship between age, fruit and bunch quality character in the oil palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) Nig. J. Sci. 5:333-341.

Obisesan I.O. and Tunde Fatunla (1983) Genotype X environment interaction for bunch yield and its components in the oil palm (Elaeis guineensis, Jacq.) Theor. Appl. Genet. 64: 133-136

Obisesan, I.O. and R.D. Parimoo (1985) Stability and adaptation responses of dumpy deli palms (Elaesis guineensis, Jacq.) to different environments. Malay. Appl. Biol. (14) 2:84-88.

Obisesan, I.O. and Tunde Fatunla (1987) Effect of Climatic factors on fresh fruit bunch yield and its components in the oil palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) Tropical Agric. (Trinidad) Vol 64. No. 3:244-248

Obisesan, I.O. (1987) Effectiveness of visual selection during successive generations of inbreeding on grain yield of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L. Walp) Genetica Agraria 41:329-336.

Emebiri, L.C. and I.O. Obisesan (1991) Duration of specific developmental stages in cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L. Walp): Heritability and relationship to yield. J. Genet. and Breeding 45:81-86.

Obisesan, I.O. (1992) Evaluation of pedigree and single seed descent selection methods for cultivar development in cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L. Walp) J. Plant Breed. 108/2: 162-168

Amujoyegbe, B.J. and I.O. Obisesan (1997) Determining alternative pathways towards grain yield in 32 varieties of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp) Ife J. Agic. Vol. 19:79-91.

Ladipo, J.L., Obisesan I.O.and Acha A.I. (2004) .Inheritance of resistance to cowpea mosaic virus in cowpea I. Nigerian Journal of Plant Protection Vol. 21: 1-6


Ladipo,J.L., Obisesan, I.O. and Acha A.I.(2004). Inheritance of resistance to cowpea mosaic virus in cowpea II. Nigerian Journal of Plant Protection Vol. 21: 15-23.

Obisesan, I.O., Veiga, R.F.A., Barbosa, W., Meletti, L.M.M., Lago, A.A., Medina, P.F. and Razera, L.F. 2005. Seed cryopreservation of passion fruit, papaya and guava germplasm. Postal presentation
at Symposio de Recursos Geneticos Para Americana Latina Y El Carribe. 23-25, Nov. 2005

 

 

 

                                                                                               Email Address: iobises@oauife.edu.ng

                                                                                     

 

 

 

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