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PHYTON-IJEB: 2022 Outstanding Reviewer Award and Best Paper Award

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2022 Outstanding Reviewer Award


In 2021, members of the Phyton-International Journal of Experimental Botany's Editorial Board and many independent reviewers contributed their time and expertise in reviewing manuscripts. This process greatly benefits our editors, contributing authors, and ultimately our readers.


Our editors select four of our outstanding referees to be featured as Outstanding Reviewers. Selections are based on the quality, number and timeliness of the reviews completed.


Meanwhile, we must publicly pay tribute to all of the 517 reviewers who completed a total of 611 reviews during the year of 2021. We are extremely grateful for their outstanding contributions, thereby helping to strengthen the scientific record. We hope to bring attention to the valuable contributions of peer reviewers to the scientific process.


We are delighted to present the ‘PHYTON-IJEB Outstanding Reviewer Award 2022’ to:


Li Luo, Shanghai University, China


Xiangru Tang, University of Central Punjab, Pakistan


Zahoor Ahmad, Cukurova University, Turkey


José Juan Zúñiga-Aguilar, Instituto Tecnológico Superior de los Ríos, Mexico


2022 Best Paper Award


We are pleased to announce the “Phyton-IJEB Best Paper Award 2022” for research and review articles published in the journal from 1 January 2020 to 31 December2020. After a thorough evaluation of the originality and significance of the papers by the journal’s Award Committee, as well as their citations and downloads, the three winning papers, chosen by the Editor-in-Chief, Prof. Carlos Alberto Busso and Prof. Xiangyang Hu, were selected.


Two Research Articles:


Multi-strain Inoculation with PGPR Producing ACC Deaminase is More Effective Than Single-strain Inoculation to Improve Wheat (Triticum aestivum) Growth and Yield


Muhammad Zafar-ul-Hye, Misbah Batool Zahra, Subhan Danish, Mazhar Abbas, Abdur Rehim, Muhammad Naeem Akbar, Ayesha Iftikhar, Mehreen Gul, Ifat Nazir, Maria Abid, Muhammad Tahzeeb-ul-Hassan and Maria Murtaza


Vol.89, No.2, 2020; doi:10.32604/phyton.2020.08918


Enhancing Drought Tolerance in Wheat through Improving MorphoPhysiological and Antioxidants Activities of Plants by the Supplementation of Foliar Silicon


Zahoor Ahmad, Ejaz Ahmad Waraich, Celaleddin Barutçular, Akbar Hossain, Murat Erman, Fatih ÇIĞ, Hany Gharib, Ayman EL Sabagh


Vol.89, No.3, 2020; doi:10.32604/phyton.2020.09143


One Review:


Teaching an Old Dog a New Trick: Multifaceted Strategies to Control Primary Seed Germination by DELAY OF GERMINATION 1 (DOG1)


Ping Li, Huanhuan Ni, Songbei Ying, Jiali Wei, Xiangyang Hu


Vol.89, No.1, 2020; doi:10.32604/phyton.2020.09817


All winners are offered a paper charge waiver for one article accepted by the respective journal that is submitted within 12 months of receiving the award. Also, an award certificate will be granted to the winners.


Phyon-IJEB Editorial would like to take this opportunity to thank all the authors who’ve contributed their research findings and in-depth thoughts to the journal. We hope this award will encourage the best minds to release their best work in Phyton-IJEB.


More information can contact: phyton@techscience.com

Phyton-IJEB Editorial

01 September 2022