CURRICULUM VITAE (CV)
Hyder Osman Abdalla
Date of Birth: January, first, 1953
Address: Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Gezira University, Wad Medani, P.O. Box 20, Sudan
Mobile: 0912682610, Fax: + 00249551828835
Marital Status: Married and has one daughter.
Languages: Fluent in Arabic and English.
Academic Status: Professor, Animal Nutrition and Meat Science.
1986: Ph.D. In the field of Compensatory Growth in Beef Cattle, Cornell University, USA
1983: M.Sc. in Animal Science, Cornell University, USA.
1977: B.Sc. Agriculture (Animal Production), Khartoum University?Sudan.
SCHOLARSHIPS AND GRANTS
1980: Grant from the training administration of the Ministry of Higher Education in Sudan to study Master of Science in Cornell University USA.
1983: Grant from the training administration of the Ministry of Higher Education in Sudan to do the PhD, in animal science, Cornell University USA.
Feb. 2011- till now, Dean of the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, Gezira University
2009 – Feb. 2011, Head of the Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences Gezira University
1998- 2005 Higher Studies Coordinator, Department of Animal Science
2003 Professor in the Department of Animal Science
1994-2003 Associate Professor, Department of Animal Science
1986- 1994 Assistant Professor at the Department of Animal Science.
1990-1992 Head of the Department of Animal Science
1980-1995 Teaching Assistant and Lecturer up to now at the Department of Animal Science
1977-1979 Head of Nutrition Unit Gezira University Farm
Membership and Activities
v Member of the Socio-Economic Development Conference (June199
v Member of Gezira University Farm Fodder Production Committee (1989-1990)
v Advisor of Gezira University Farm Beef Production Project (1987-1988)
v Member of Gezira University Farm Assets Evaluation Committee (1991)
v Member of the Central State Higher Committee for Development and Distribution of Animal Feeds (1991-1993)
v Member of the Central State Food Security Committee (1991-1992)
v Deputy Chancellor of Milk and Poultry Producers Union (Wad Medani Area, Central State, 1991-1993)
v Member of the Executive Committee of Shepherd Union( Central State, 1991-1992)
v Advisor of El Bashier Private Dairy and Poultry Farm (1989- till now)
v General Manager of the National Company for Dairy Research and Production ( El Shukkaba Farm 1993-1995)
v Member of the Central State Higher Public Committee for Salvation (1989-1993)
v Member of the Agricultural Committee of the Central State Higher Public Committee for Salvation (1989-1993)
v President of the Public Committee for Services , Arkaweet location, Wad Medani District, Cental State (1990-1996)
Ø Beef Cattle Production
Ø Growth and Development of Livestock Animals
Ø Principles of Meat Science
Ø Sheep and Goats
Ø Principles of Animal Production
Ø Technology of Animal Products
Ø Dairy Cattle Production
Ø Processing of Milk
Ø General Animal Production (Options other than Animal Science)
Ø Agricultural Systems
Teaching Experience for Postgraduate Students
Ø Advanced Meat Production
Ø Advanced Milk Production
= First Supervisor (six students)
§ Mohamed Adam Mohammed Ali, (2003). Body measurements, performance and meat characteristics of the Desert sheep in Sudan
§ Sayda Awad Mohammed Ali, (2003). Effect of feed restriction and compensatory growth on performance of broiler chickens
§ Esam Adawi Aballa, (2010).
§ Hassan Elhadi Hassn Mohammed (2010). Estrogenic effect of Roselle (Hibiscus sabdariffa L.) crushed seeds on performance and carcass characteristics of Sudan Desert sheep (Shugor ecotype)
§ Rasheed Hussein (Running)
= Co-Supervisor (six students)
§ Ali Saad Mohammed, (1994). Ecological and some productivity studies on guinea- fowl (Numidameleagris meleagris Linnaeus) in Dinder National Park, Sudan
§ Mohamed Yousif Mohammed El Beeli, (2001). Nutrition studies, production characteristics and some biological aspects of ducks in Sudan
§ Hatim Badawi Ahmed, (2003). The effect of light management on sexual maturity and subsequent performance of Sudanese chicken (Large Baladi)
§ Wagialla Muhmmmed Elnaiem, (2003). The progesterone profile of the caprine oestrous cycle and luteolysis and induced by Castrol oil (Ricinus commuis) seeds fed to cyclic goats (Capra hircus)
§ Manar Omer Ibrahim, (2003). Pasture components, chemical composition and digestibility of the range plants in the Butana area, Sudan
§ Saeed Abdelrahman Hussein Osman, (2006).
§ Asma Ali Tameem Eldar Hussein, (2009). Comparative energy: protein utilization,carcass yield and quality of goat kid eco type in Sudan.
=Internal Examiner (Ph.D.)
§ Najmeldeen Mohamed Osman, (1999).
§ Salah Abdalla Mohamed, (2003). Some Reproductive and genetic parameters of the Sudanese Nubian goat.
§ Asma Hamed Mohammed (Ph.D.) 2007
= First Supervisor (12 students)
§ Selma Omer Ahmed Ali (1997). Factors affecting milk yield, milk composition and cheese yield.
§ Balgees Abulgasim Atta Elmannan, (1998). Effect of energy source on milk yield, milk composition and live weight gain of Friesian X Kenana cattle.
§ Hanan Mohamed Baraka, (2002). Estimation of daily dry matter and water intake in small ruminant
§ Makarim Abdalla El-Tayeb, (2002). Estimation of maximum daily dry matter intake in cattle
§ Hassan Elhadi Hassn Mohammed, (2005). Effect of feeding Roselle (Karkadeh) seed (Hibiscus sabdariffa L.) on performance and carcass characteristics of sudan desert sheep
§ El Rasheed Hussein Mohamed Hussein, (2006).Effect of aging on chemical composition, microbial load and quality attributes of semi-tendinosus muscle in camel and cattle
§ Entesar Makki Hassan Mohammed Ali, (2008). Performance and carcass characteristics of Shugor sheep fed on concentrate ration contains either sorghum grains or molasses
§ Namarig Abdalrahman, (2010).
§ Mohammed Elkhatim Abdalmajeed, (2010)
§ Ibrahim Mohieldin Mahgoub Ibrahim, (2011). Effect of slaughtering method on the keeping quality of broiler chickens’ meat.
§ Rehab Ali (Meat Processing)
§ Abou Aubieda Mohammed (Milk Processing)
§ Mohammed Abdalla (Sheep feeding)
= Co-Supervisor (15 students)
§ Sid Ahmed Hassan Abdalla, (1988). Alkali or urea treatment of groundnut hulls as a roughage feed for sheep
§ Badreldeen Elwasaela, (1992). A study on some genetic and environmental factors affecting birth weight of Butana, Kenana subtypes and Friesian X Kenana crosses at Atbara, Um-Benein and Nesheshiba Livestock Research centres
§ Hassan Jabr Abu Hatab, (1994).
§ Ali Ahmed Hassabo Adam, (1996). The relationship between the visits of dairy advisors and adoption of dairy recommended husbandry practices
§ Azahri Mohammed Hamid Hassan, (1996). Effect of environmental modifications on the performance of different dairy breeds
§ Isam Adawi Abdalla (1996). The effect of Guar germ as protein substitute for groundnut cake on milk yield and composition in dairy cows
§ Magdoleen Ahmed Mohamed, (2002). The effect of feeding Marigold flowers (Tagetes erecta) and red pepper fruits (Capsicum annum L.) meals on some eggs characteristics of commercial layers
§ Mohamed Adam Babeker Gebreel, (2003). The characteristics and performance of Shorani sheep in Elabassia Tagali in Nuba Mountains, Sudan
§ Mohamed Yousif Ahmed Mohammed, (2000). The influence of farmer’s perception about crossbred cattle on adoption of crossbred dairy cattle.
§ Ali Hassan Ismail, (2004). Factors affecting adoption of mixing poultry ration by small scale producers.
§ Amir Aidaross Yousif Abdalla, (2004). Body measurements and cacass characteristics of Ingessana goat, Sudan.
§ Nora Eldikair Kogor, (2004).Some aspects of indigenous chicken keeping in rural area of South Kordofan State, Sudan.
§ Farha Elamin Dafaala, (2004). Nutritive value of different types of waste paper as potential animal feed.
§ Hassan Ali Ismail, (2004).
§ Mohamed Elhassan Mohamed Elhaj, (2006).
§ Ahmed Mohammed Musa Hussein, (2006). Linear body measurements as an indicator of Kenana cattle weight and milk production
§ Mohamed Fadelmola, (2007).
§ Hamdan Mustafa Hamdan, (2007). Weight gain and meat quality of male Shugor sheep fed on two types of cakes.
§ Mohamed Dafalla Elamin Mohamed, (2007). Performance of broiler chickens fed on a ration supplemented with bitter apple (Handal) Citrullus colocynthis.
§ El Basheir El Sir El Basheir, (2008). Chemical composition and in-vitro Digestibility of different vegetative parts of drumstick (Moringa oleifera) tree and seed cakes of rocket (Eructa sativa), black cumin (Nigella sativa) and drumstick (Moringa oleifera)
§ Rasha Abdalla Elebead Abdalla, (2009). Productive and reproductive performance of Kenana X Friesian cattle at El-Nisheishiba dairy farm, Sudan.
§ Tahra Saifeldin Ahmed Elamin (running). Factors affecting roughage quality for dairy cows.
= M.Sc. Internal Examiner
§ Abdalla Eltayeb Adam, (1988). Productive performance and milk composition of Sudan local and crossbred cattle under different management systems
§ Hayat Elkhider Ahmed, (1999).
§ Mohamed Ali Ibrahim, (2000). The effect of different sources of protein at two levels of feeding on the performance of growing calves
§ Ahmed Mohamed Bakheet , (2000). Milk clotting ability of Renin extracted from villi of lamb kids
§ Fatima Siddig Abdalla, (2003). The nutritive value and palatability of mesquite (Prosopis chilensis) leaves feed in Nubian goats.
§ El Muataz Mohamed Abdelrahim Mohamed, (2006). Study on carcass traits of Ostrich (Struthio camlus camelus)
= MSc. External Examiner
§ Saifeldeen Bedri Aisa (2010), Zinc and Copper profile in the blood of goats in Central Sudan. Elneelein University, Faculty of Agricultural Technology and Fish Science.
=External Examiner for the Animal Science final students
§ External Examiner for the Animal Science final students Kassalla University 2006
§ External Examiner for the Animal Science final students Gadarif University 2006
Ø Forage Evaluation and Animal Performance on Abandoned New York Hillside Farm Land. M.Sc. Thesis, Cornell University 1982.
Ø Compensatory Gain in Calves following Protein Restriction. Ph.D. Thesis, Cornell University 1986.
Ø D.G.Fox, D.J. Duhaime, E.K. Heidde and H. O. Abdalla, 1998. Producing beef from Holstein steers on high corn silage diets. 1998, Cornell Nutrition Conference 111.
Research and Department Bulletins and Reports
Ø Fox, D.G., D.J. Duhaime, H.O.Abdalla, C.J. Srtten and W.A. Wanner.1982. Nutrition and management of early weaned of orphan calves. 1982. Cornell Beef Resaerch Report: 12.
Ø Fox, D.G., R.R., Seaney and H.O.Abdalla. 1982. Intensive land in New York for beef production. 1982. Cornell Beef Resaerch Report: 14.
Ø Abdalla, H.O., D.G. Fox and M.L. Thonney, (1885). Compensatory growth in calves following protein restriction. American Society of Animal Science, 1985. Annual meeting abstract.
Ø Abdalla, H.O., D.G., Fox and R.R. Seamy, (1988). Variation in protein and fiber fractions in pasture during the grazing season. Journal of Animal Science, 66: 2663.
Ø Abdalla, H.O., D.G., Fox and R.R., Séance, (1988). Protein distribution in four cool seasons grass alone in combination with trefoil. Journal of Animal Science, 66: 2325.
Ø Abdalla, H.O., D.G. Fox and P.J. Van Soesst , (1988). Evaluation of methods for preserving grayish forage samples before protein fractions determinations. Journal of Animal Science, 66:2646.
Ø Abdalla, H.O., D.G. Fox and M.L. Thonney, (1888). Compensatory gain by Holstein after underfeeding protein. Journal of Animal Science, 66: 2687
Ø Abdalla, H.O., D.G. Fox, M.L. Thonney, J.R. Stoufer and E.H. Barman, (1888). Compensatory gain by Holstein after underfeeding protein. II: Changes in body composition. Journal of Animal Science, 66.
Ø Abdalla, H.O., D.G. Fox and M.L. Thonney and W.R. Butler, (1888). Compensatory gain by Holstein after underfeeding protein. III: Changes in serum growth hormone, thyroxine and urea nitrogen levels. Journal of Animal Science, 66.
Ø Mohamed Y. M. El Beeli, N.A. Musharaf, Werner Bessei and H.O. Abdalla, (2004). Productive performance, carcass characteristics and chemical composition of meat of Sudanese Native Ducks. Journal of Agricultural Science, 12(2).
Ø Mohamed Y. M. El Beeli, N.A. Musharaf, H.O. Abdalla and Werner Bessei, (2002). Crude fibre digestibility in scavenger ducks Arcive Beplighlk 66 (4), 169-172.
Ø Mohamed Y. M. El Beeli, N.A. Musharaf, H.O. Abdalla and Werner Bessei, (2002). Differential growth and development of different organs of scavenger ducks in the Sudan. University of Khartoum Journal of Agricultural Sciences. 10(2).
Ø Sayda A. M. Ali and H.O. Abdalla, (2006). Feed restriction and compensatory growth on broiler chickens: I Effect of age at feed restriction. Sudan Journal of Agricultural Research, 7:61- 66.
Ø Sayda A. Mohammed. Ali and Hyder.O. Abdalla, (2006). Feed restriction and compensatory growth on broiler chickens: II Effect of duration of feed restriction. Sudan Journal of Agricultural Research, 7:67- 72.
Ø Sayda A. Mohammed. Ali and Hyder.O. Abdalla, (2006). Effect of diet dilution and quantitative feed restriction on compensatory growth in broiler chicken. University of Khartoum Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 14 (2), 289 -300.
Ø Sayda A. Mohammed. Ali, Hyder.O. Abdalla, Elfadil A. Elzubeir, (2006). Effect of sex and early feed restriction on performance of broiler chicken. University of Khartoum Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 14(3):439- 449.
Ø Sayda A. Mohammed. Ali, Hyder.O. Abdalla, Elfadil A. Elzubeir and Mohamed Y, Elbeeli, (2007). The effect of feed restriction on the gastrointestinal tract of broiler chicken. Sudan Journal of Agricultural Research, 8:169 - 178.
Papers under publication
Ø Sayda A. Mohammed. Ali, Hyder.O. Abdalla, Elfadil A. Elzubeir Elzubeir and Mohamed Y, Elbeeli,. Effect of feed restriction and compensatory growth on the body composition of broiler chicken. (Sudan Journal of Agricultural Research).
Ø Sayda A. Mohammed1, Hyder O. Abdalla1 and Mohamed D. Mohamed. Performance of Broiler Chickens Fed on a Ration Supplemented with Bitter Apple (Handal) Citrullus colocynthis Seeds (University of Khartoum Journal of Agricultural Sciences).
Ø Ali, S.A.M.; Aballa, H.O. &Abalrahman, M. Sunflower meal as an alternative protein source to groundnut meal in layers' ration (Sudan Journal of Agricultural Research).
Ø Ali, S.A.M.; Aballa, H.O. &Abalrahman, M. Effects of skip-a-day feeding, feed removal and feeding dilution on broiler performance under the tropics (Sudan Journal of Agricultural Research).
Conferences and Workshops
5. International Conference on Improving Milk Production in Sudan, Sudanese Standardizations and Metrology Organization (2008).