Dr. Benedict Chijioke Oyiga

Country of current residence

Germany

Current position

Research Scientist Native Traits MA – Disease Resistance

Current institute employer

KWS Saat SE & Co

Since

2021

Website current institute
Previous positions

2017 - 2021- Post-Doc at Institute of Crop Science and Resource Conservation, University of Bonn

Profession

Plant Breeder

Supervisors of
doctoral work

Professor Dr. Jens Léon Professur für Pflanzenzüchtung, j.leon@uni-bonn.de

Advisor at ZEF

Dr. Agim Ballvora, INRES, Universität Bonn ballvora(at)uni-bonn.de

2018

Oyiga, B.C., F.C. Ogbonnaya, R.C. Sharma, M. Baum, J. Léon and A. Ballvora.  2018.  Genetic and transcriptional variations in NRAMP-2 and OPAQUE1 genes are associated with salt stress response in wheat.  Theoretical and Applied Genetics, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00122-018-3220-5   . (Open Access)   Further Information

2017

Oyiga BC, Sharma RC, Baum M, Ogbonnaya FC, Léon J, Agim Ballvora.  2017.  Allelic variations and differential expressions detected at quantitative trait loci for salt stress tolerance in wheat.  Plant, Cell and Environment, DOI: 10.1111/pce.12898   . Further Information
Oyiga, B.  2017.  Genetic Variation of Traits Related to Salt Stress Response in Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.).  Doctoral Thesis at  Faculty of Agriculture, University of Bonn.  Further Information

2016

Oyiga, B. C, R.C, Sharma, J. Shen, M. Baum, F.C. Ogbonnaya, J. Léon, and A. Ballvora.  2016.  Identification and Characterization of Salt Tolerance of Wheat Germplasm Using a Multivariable Screening Approach.  Journal of Agronomy and Crop Science, 6 (202)   : 472–485   . Further Information

2012

Uguru M. I., B. C. Oyiga and E.A. Jandoung.  2012.  Responses of some soybean genotypes to different soil pH regimes in two planting seasons.  African Journal of Plant Science and Biotechnology, 6 (1), 26-37   . Download [PDF]
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2011

Aruah C. B., M. I. Uguru and Oyiga B. C..  2011.  Genetic Variability and Inter-Relationship among some Nigerian Pumpkin Accessions (Cucurbita spp).  International Journal of Plant Breeding, 6 (1): 34-41   . Download [PDF]
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Aruah C. B., M. I. Uguru and Oyiga B. C..  2011.  Nutritional Evaluation of Some Nigerian Pumpkins (Cucurbita Spp).  Fruit, Vegetable, Cereal Science and Biotechnology, 5 (Special Issue 2): 64-71   . Download [PDF]
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Jandoung E.A., M. I Uguru and B. C. Oyiga.  2011.  Determination of yield stability of some soybean genotypes (Glycine max (L.) merr) across diverse soil pH levels using GGE biplot analysis.  Journal of Applied Biosciences , 43   : 2924 - 2941   . Download [PDF]
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Oyiga B. C. and M. I. Uguru.  2011.  Interrelationships among pod and seed yield traits in Bambara Groundnut (Vigna subterranea (L.) Verdc.) in the derived Savanna Agro-Ecology of South–East Nigeria under two planting dates.  International Journal of Plant Breeding, 5 (2): 106 -111   . Download [PDF]
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2010

Aruah C. B., M. I. Uguru and Oyiga B. C..  2010.  Variations among some Nigerian Curcubita landraces.  African Journal of Plant Science , 4 (10)   : 374-386   . Download [PDF]
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Oyiga B. C., and M. I. Uguru.  2010.  Genetic variations and contributions of some floral traits to pod yield in bambara groundnut under two cropping seasons in the derived savanna of the South-East Nigeria..  International Journal of Plant Breeding, 5(1)   : 58-63   . Download [PDF]
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Oyiga B. C., M. I. Uguru and C. B. Aruah.  2010.  Pollen behaviour and fertilization impairmtent in Bambara groundnut (Vigna subterranea (L.) Verdc.).  Journal of Plant Breeding and Crop Science, 2(1)   : 12-23   . Download [PDF]
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Oyiga B. C., M. I. Uguru and C. B. Aruah.  2010.  Comparative study on growth and development of some accessions of local germplasm of bambara groundnut (Vigna subterranea (L.) Verdc.) of Nigeria in two cropping seasons.  Journal of Crop Science and Biotechnology , 13 (1)   : 21-28   . Further Information
Oyiga Benedict Chijioke.  2010.  Aspects of reproductive biology and pod yield in bambara groundnut: pollen behaviour and fertilization impairment in bambara groundnut (Vigna Subterrenea (L.) Verdc).  LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing . Germany. Further Information
Oyiga, B. C., M. I. Uguru and C. B. Aruah.  2010.  Studies on the floral traits and their implications on pod and seed yields in bambara groundnut (Vigna subterranea (L.) Verdc.).  Australian Journal of Crop Science , 4(2)   : 91-97   . Download [PDF]
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Research themes
  • Knowledge
  • Institutions
Research countries
  • Germany
  • Uzbekistan
Expertise

Plant Quantitative genetics, Molecular genetics and genomics, Plant Breeding, Agronomy, Biostatistics

Funding institutions

ICARDA via ZEF

Doctoral research funded by

BMZ (via DAAD)

Cooperation partners

International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas

Supervisors of
doctoral work

Professor Dr. Jens Léon Professur für Pflanzenzüchtung, j.leon@uni-bonn.de

Advisor at ZEF

Dr. Agim Ballvora, INRES, Universität Bonn ballvora(at)uni-bonn.de

Benedict Chijioke Oyiga

Former Junior Researcher

Former Department :
ZEF C: Department of Ecology and Natural Resources Management

Office E-Mail:
benedict.oyiga(at)kws.com