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Name: Dr. Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali
Designation: Associate Professor (Tenured)
Department: Microbiology


Qualifications: Postdoc (2012-2013): University of New South Wales, Sydney Australia

Ph.D ( 2005-2009): Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Pakistan

M.Phil Leading Ph.D: (2004-05) Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Pakistan

MSc: (2001-2003) University of Arid Agriculture Rawalpindi, Pakistan

BSc: (1999-2001) Punjab University Lahore Pakistan



Phone: +92-51 9064-3196
Email: Ishi_ali@hotmail.com
ishimrl@qau.edu.pk
Status: On Job
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Research Interests Publications Conferences Research Projects

Applied & Environmental Microbiology

Biodegradation of synthetic pollutants

Colonization and bio deterioration of man-made materials

Bioremediation studies of organochlroinated pesticide

Microbial conversion of waste into Energy

Biogas production from organic waste

Biogenic Conversion of coal to methane

Microbial desulphrization of coal

Biofuel production from microalgea

Effect of biochar on soil microbial diversity and its role for bioremediation

Molecular Microbiology

Molecular and genomics studies of commercially important microbes

Cloning and characterization of pollutant degrading microbial ezymes

Antimicrobial resistance in the environment


 

Research Publications

1.        Aneela Younas Malik, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Asif Jamal, Uzma Farooq, Nazia Khatoon, William H. Orem, Elliott P. Barnhart, John R. SanFilipo, Zaixing Huang (2020). Coal biomethanation potential of various ranks from Pakistan: A possible alternative energy source. Journal of Cleaner Production. 255:120177 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.120177 (Impact Factor 6.4)

2.        Huan he; Di Zhan; Fan Chen; ZaiXing Huang; Ai-kuan Wang; Hua-Zhou Huang; Guan-Hua Huang; Ishtiaq A Muhammad; Xiu-Xiang Tao (2020). Microbial Community Succession between Coal Matrix and Culture Solution in a Simulated Methanogenic System with Lignite. Fuel. 264: 116905 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2019.116905 (Impact Factor 5.13)

3.        Huan he, Huang, Zaixing Huang., Guan-Hua Huang, Xiu-Xiang Tao, Muhamamd Ishtiaq Ali., Hua-Zhou Huang (2020). Biodegradation of high concentration of benzoic acid with a white-rot fungus Hypocrea lixii AH.  ID EES-2019-0477 (Accepted in Environmental Engineering Science Impact Factor 1.57)

4.        Sadia Aziz, Laiba Yaseen, Asif Jamal, Uzma Farooq, Zahid Qureshi, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali (2020). Fabrication of Biochar from organic wastes and its effect on wheat growth and soil microflora. Polish Journal of Environmental Sciences. 29(2):1069–1076 (Impact factor 1.18)

5.        Muhammad Ali Furqan, Rabia Liaquat, Zahid Qureshi, Uzma Farooq, Asif Jamal, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali (2020). Catalytic efficiency of Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans for bioleaching of Copper from Chalcocite Containing Sulfide Ore of Reko Diq Deposits of Balochistan, Pakistan. Polish Journal of Environmental studies. 29(2):1593–1600 (Impact factor 1.18)

6.        Saeed Ullah Jan, Muhammad Adnan Sabar, Asif jamal, Huda Ahmed Alghamdi, İbrahim Ortaş, Mehmet Işik, Veysi Akşahin, Bashir Ahmad and Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali (2020). Impact of Zea Mays L Waste Derived Biochar on Cadmium Immobilization and Wheat Plant Growth. Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences. 57(4) (Accepted Impact Factor 0.67)

7.        Jafir Hussain Shirazi, Muhamamd Ishtiaq Ali, Asif Jamal, Zafeer Saqib, Abdul Rashid (2019). Effects of Seasonal Changes on the Patients flux to Basic Health Units in Pakistan. Iranian Journal of Public Health (Accepted Impact Factor 1.23)

8.        Zeeshan Ahmad, Shujaul Mulk Khan, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Noureen Fatima, Shahab Ali (2019). Pollution indicandum and marble waste polluted ecosystem; role of selected indicator plants in phytoremediation and determination of pollution zones. Journal of Cleaner Production. 236(1)117709  https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.117709 (Impact Factor 6.4)

9.        Shafiq Ahmad, Muhammad Zafar, Mushtaq Ahmad, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Shazia Sultana, Neelam Rashid, Maryam A. Butt, Syed N. Shah, Fethi A. Ozdemir, Mehmet A. Kutlu,  Rabia Afza, Anwer Usma, Moona Nazish (2019). Seed morphology using SEM techniques for identification of useful grasses in Dera Ghazi Khan, Pakistan. Microscopy Research and Technique. 83 (3) 249-258 DOI: 10.1002/jemt.23408 (Impact Factor 1.327)

10.     Sana Ayaz, Mushtaq Ahmad, Muhammad Zafar, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Shazia Sultana Muhammad Raza Ul Mustafa, Omer Kilic, Duygu N. çobanoglu, Azize Demirpolat, Abdul Ghani, Rabia Afza, Khalid Ahmad, Mamoona Munir, Nomana Kalsoom, Jamil Raza (2019). Taxonomic significance of cypsela morphology in tribe Cichoreae (Asteraceae) using light microscopy and scanning electron microscopy. Microscopy Research and Technique. 83 (3) 239-248 (Impact Factor 1.327)

11.     Haleema Sadia, Muhammad Zafar, Mushtaq Ahmad, Muhammad P. Z. Khan, Ghulam Yaseen, Muhammad I. Ali, Shazia Sultana, Omer Kilic, Zeynep S¸ahan, Naveed Alam, Qamar Abbas, Abdul Ghani, Saeeda Naz, Lubna (2019). Foliar epidermal anatomy of some selected wild edible fruits of Pakistan using light microscopy and scanning electron microscopy. Microscopy Research and Technique. 83(3):259-267 (Impact Factor 1.327)

12.     Muhammad Adnan Sabar, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Noreen Fatima, Aneela Younas Malik, Asif Jamal, Muhammad Farman, Zaixing Huang, Michael Urynowicz (2019). Degradation of low rank coal by Rhizopus oryzae isolated from a Pakistani coal mine and its enhanced releases of organic substances. FUEL. 253 (1) 257-265 (Impact Factor 5.13)

13.      Anwer Usma, Mushtaq Ahmad, Muhammad Zafar, Muhammad I. Ali, Omer Kilic, Fethi A. Ozdemir, Shazia Sultana, Abdul Nazir, Farida Anjum, Nomana Kalsoom (2019). Taxonomic significance of caryopsis in subfamily Panicoideae (Poaceae) using scanning electron microscopy and light microscopy. Microscopy Research and Technique. 82(10) 1649-1659 (Impact Factor 1.327)

14.     Hassan Waseem, Jafar Ali, Fiza Sarwar, Aroosa Khan, Hamza Saleem, Mishal Choudri, Nooh Arif, Muhammad Subhan, Aansa Saleem, Asif Jamal, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali (2019). Assessment of knowledge and attitude trends towards antimicrobial resistance (AMR) among the community members, pharmacists/ pharmacy owners and physicians in district Sialkot, Pakistan. Antimicrobial Resistance & Infection Control. 8:67. doi: 10.1186/s13756-019-0517-3 (Impact Factor 3.56)

15.     Aisha Khan, Sadia Selim Khan, Muhammad Asif Gondal, Muhammad Sohail Afzal, Muhammad Umer, Muhammad Inam Afzal, Muhammad Isthiaq Ali, Majid Mehmood, Haroon Ahmed. An overview of dengue fever in Pakistan (2019). Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine. 12(10):18 DOI: 10.4103/1995-7645.243094 (Impact Factor 1.77)

16.     Sumreen Dawood, Mushtaq Ahmad, Muhammad Zafar, Muhammad I. Ali, Khalid Ahmad, Shazia Sultana, Anwer Usma, Moona Nazish, Maryam A. Butt, Fethi A. Ozdemir, Omer Kilic (2019). Identification of novel nonedible oil seeds via scanning electron microscopy for biodiesel production. Microscopy Research and Technique: 83(2) 165-175 (Impact Factor 1.327)

17.     Hassan Waseem, Sana Jameel, Jafar Ali, Hamza Saleem, Isfahan Tauseef, Uzma Farooq, Asif Jamal, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali (2019). Contributions and Challenges of High throughput qPCR for determining antimicrobial resistance in the environment: A critical review. Molecules. 24(1) 163 (Impact Factor 3.1)

18.     Aisha Khan, Sadia Selim Khan, Muhammad Sohail Afzal, Muhammad Asif Gondal, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Naveeda Riaz, Majid Mehmood, Haroon Ahmed (2019). An overview of chikungunya in Pakistan. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine.  12(10) 10.4103/1995-7645.243080 (IF:1.77)

19.     Hassan Waseem, Jafar Ali, Asif Jamal, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali (2019). Potential dissemination of antimicrobial resistance from small scale poultry slaughterhouses in Pakistan. Applied Ecology and Environmental Research. 17(2):3049-3063 (impact factor 0.721)

20.     Aisha Khan, Muhammad Sohail Afzal, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Naveeda Riaz, Haroon Ahmed (2019). Emerging trend of leishmaniosis in Pakistan: Current status and future prospects. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine. 12(Suppl 1): 23 (Impact Factor 1.77)

21.     Farah Nawaz, Muhammad Nadeem Khan, Naeem Ali, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Syeda M. Bakhtiar and Muhammad Imran (2019). Genomic and Functional Characterization of Enterococcus mundtii QAUEM2808 Isolated from Artisanal Fermented milk product Dahi. Frontiers of Microbiology. 10, 434, doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.00434 (Impact factor 4.26)

22.     Aisha Khan, Qudsia Rasib, Sajida Riaz, Ishtiaq Ali, Naveeda Riaz, Muhammad Sohail Afzal, Muhammad Asif Gondal, Haroon Ahmed (2019). An update on HIV in transgenders of Pakistan. Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine. 12 (Suppl 1): 21 (Impact Factor 1.77)

23.     Jafir Hussain Shirazi, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Asif Jamal, Abdul Rashid (2019). Pediatric oropharyngeal candidiasis: A comprehensive study on risk factors and most prevalent species of Candida. Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. 32(6):2873-2878 (Impact Factor 0.84)

24.     Ramla Rehman, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Umar Masood Qureshi, Asif Jamal (2019). Characterization of brownfield:  Ex-Situ detection of hydrocarbon degrading  and biosurfactants producing Microflora. Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences. 56(4) 953-961 Impact Factor 0.67)

25.     Abubakar Muhammad, Bokhari Syed Ali Imran, Vernoux Jean-Paul, Ishtiaq Ali Muhammad,    Rani Faryal, Desmasures Nathalie, IMRAN MUHAMMAD (2019). Purification, Characterization and Thermodynamic Assessment of an Alkaline Protease by Geotrichum candidum of Dairy Origin. Iranian Journal of Biotechnology.17(2) 30-37.  (Impact factor 0.86)

26.     Abida Bano, Mushtaq Ahmad, Sofia Rashid, Muhammad Zafar, Shomaila Ashfaq, Saeed ur Rehman, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Shazia Sultana, Shabnum Shaheen, Shafiq Ahmad (2018). Microscopic Investigations of some selected species of Papilionaceae through SEM and LM from Skardu valley, Northern Pakistan. Microscopy Research and Technique. 82(4) 452-458 (Impact 1.327)

27.     Nazia Khatoon, Asif Jamal and Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali (2018). Lignin peroxidase isoenzyme: A Novel approach to biodegrade the toxic synthetic polymer waste. Environmental Technology. 40 (11)1366-1375 (Impact Factor 1.92)

28.     Nazia Khatoon, Asif Jamal and Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali (2017). Polymeric pollutant biodegradation through microbial oxidoreductase: A better strategy to safe environment. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. 105(1) 9-16 (Impact Factor 4.784)

29.     Aneela Younis Malik , Muhammad Ali, Asif Jamal, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali (2017) Isolation and Characterization of Coal Solubilizing Aerobic Microorganisms from Salt Range Coal Mines Pakistan. Geomicrobiology Journal. 34(2): 109-118 Impact factor (1.61)

30.     Rabia Liaquat, Asif Jamal, Isfahan Tauseef, Zahid Qureshi, Uzma Farooq, Muhammad Imran, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali (2017). Characterization of bacterial consortia from anaerobic digester treating organic waste for biogas production. Polish Journal of Environmental Sciences. 26(2) 709-716 (Impact factor 1.18)

31.     Anam Fatima, Muhammad Zafar, Mushtaq Ahmad, Shazia Sultana & Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali (2017). Parametric characterization and statistical optimization of Argemone ochroleuca (Mexican Poppy) methyl esters as a renewable source of energy. Energy Sources, Part A: Recovery, Utilization, and Environmental Effects. 39(19) 1963-1969  Impact factor 0.89)

32.     Nazia Khatoon, Najam I Sahar, Asif Jamal, Naeem Ali, Udonna Ndu, Safia Ahmed, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali (2017). High throughput production of peroxidase and its biodegradation potential toward polymeric material.  International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology. 14 (4): 755-766. (Impact Factor 2.344)

33.     Jafar Ali, Abdul Hameed, Safia Ahmed, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali , Shama Zainab, Naeem Ali (2016). Role of catalytic protein and stabilizing agents in transformation of Ag ions to nanoparticles by Pseudomonas aeruginosa. IET Nanobiotechnology. 10(5): 295 - 300 Impact Factor (1.93)

34.     Asif Jamal, Muhammad Zahid Qureshi, Raja Rizi ul Hasan, Naeem Ali, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali (2016). Mathematical modeling of bioprocess variables for improved production of Rhamnolipid from Pseudomonas aeruginosa strain JQ. Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences 53(3), 551-556 ( Impact Factor 1.054)

35.     Rabia Liaquat, Sidra Kaleem , Aqeela Azeem , Asif Jamal and Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali (2015). Production and characterization of α-amylase from indigenously isolated bacterial strains treating organic waste in anaerobic digester. Pakistan journal of agricultural sciences. 52(4) 895-903. Impact factor (1.05)

36.     Hajra Hanif, Awais Anjum, Naeem Ali, Asif Jamal, Muhammad Imran, Bashir Ahmad and Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali (2015). Isolation and antibiogram of Clostridium tetani from clinically diagnosed Tetanus patients. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 93(4): 752–756 (Impact factor 2.78)

37.     Muhammad Pukhtoon Zada Khan,  Mushtaq Ahmad,  Muhammad Zafar, Shazia Sultana, Muhammad  Ishtiaq Ali (2015). Ethnomedicinal Uses of Edible Wild Fruits (EWFs) in Swat Valley, Northern Pakistan. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. 173:191-203 (Impact factor 3.41)

38.     Mobushir Riaz KhanHaroon AhmedRosario Panadero-Fontán,Ceferino López SándezMuhammad Aamir KhanSaira AsifMuhammad Ishiaq AliMazhar Qayyum (2015). Risk mapping of bovine hypodermosis using geographical information system (GIS) in cattle of subtropical region, Pakistan. The Journal of Infection in Developing Countries. 29; 9(8):872-7 (Impact factor 1.30)

39.     Irfan Mustafa, Haroon, Myda Abrar Lodhi, Abdul Rauf Siddiqi Sher Khan, Waseem Haider, Nazish Bostan, Saira Asif, Mobushir Riaz Khan, Mazhar Qayyum, Shahzad Ali, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali,Muhammad Sohail Afzal (2015).  Newcastle disease as an emerging disease in Peacock of Tharparkar region of PakistanThe Journal of Infection in Developing Countries. 9(8): 914-916 (Impact factor 1.3)

40.     Jafir  Hussain  Shirazi, Muhammad  Ishtiaq  Ali,  Abdur  Rashid,  Safia  Ahmed  and  Ayesha Nayab (2015). Prevalence and risk factors assessment of Candida albicans in tertiary health care institutions of Pakistan International Journal Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences (2015) 4(3): 1067-1072

41.     Shumaila Ishfaq, Naeem Ali, Isfahan Tauseef , Muhammad Nasir Khan Khattak , Zabta Khan Shinwari, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali. (2015) Analysis of paint degradation by fungal and bacterial species. Pakistan Journal of Botany. 47(2): 753-760 (Impact factor 1.207)

42.     Nazia Khatoon, Iffat Naz, Naeem Ali, Asif Jamal, Safia Ahmed, Abdul Hameed, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali (2014). Bacterial Succession and degradative changes by biofilm on plastic for wastewater treatment. Journal of Basic Microbiology. 54(7): 739-749 (Impact factor 1.822)

43.     Iffat Naz, Nazia Khatoon, Muhamamd Ishtiaq Ali, Naeem Ali. Devendra P. Saroj, Syeda Ain-ul Batool, Safia Ahmed (2014). Appraisal of the tire derived rubber (TDR) medium for wastewater treatment under aerobic and anaerobic conditions. Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology. 89 (4) : 587-596 (Impact factor 2.66)

44.     Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Safia Ahmed , Imran Javed, Naeem Ali, Naima Atiq, Abdul Hameed, Geoff Robson (2014). Biodegradation of Starch Blended Polyvinyl Chloride Film by Phanerochaete   chrysosporium PV1. International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology. 11(2):339-348 (Impact factor 2.34)

45.     Asif Jamal, Naeem Ali, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Abdul Hameed, Muhammad Zahid Qureshi (2014). Enhanced Production of rhamnolipid by P. aeruginosa using Response Surface Methodology. Asian Journal of Chemistry. 26(4):1044-1048 (Impact factor 0.355)

46.     Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Safia Ahmed, Geoff Robson , Imran Javed, Naeem Ali, Naima Atiq, Abdul Hameed, (2014) Isolation and molecular characterization of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic degrading fungal isolates. Jouranl of basic Microbiology. 54(1):18-27 (Impact factor 1.822)

47.     Syed Zeeshan Haider Naqvi, Urooj Kiran, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Asif Jamal, Abdul Hameed, Safia Ahmed and Naeem Ali (2013). Combined efficacy of biologically synthesized silver nanoparticles and different antibiotics against multi-drug resistant bacteria. International Journal of Nanomedicine. 8 : 3187-3195 (Impact factor 4.47)

48.     Lubna Tahir. Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Muhammad Zia, Naima Atiq, Fariha Hasan, Safia Ahmed (2013) Production and Characterization of Esterase in Lentinus tigrinus for Degradation of Polystyrene. Polish Journal of Microbiology. 62(1) 101–108 (Impact factor 0.871)

49.     Muneer  Ahmed  Qazi  ,  Mishal  Subhan  ,  Nighat  Fatima, Muhammad  Ishtiaq  Ali ,  Safia Ahmed (2013). Role of Biosurfactant Produced By Fusarium sp. BS-8 in Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) Through Sand Pack Column. International Journal of Bioscience, Biochemistry and Bioinformatics. 11/2013; 3(6):598-604

50.     Pir Bux Ghumro, Maryam Shafique, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Imran Javed, Bashir Ahmad, Asif Jamal, Naeem Ali and Abdul Hameed (2012). Isolation and screening of protease producing thermophilic Bacillus strains from different soil types of Pakistan. African Journal of Microbiology Research. 5(31), 5534-5539 (Impact factor 0.539)

51.     Imran Javed, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali , Bashir Ahmed , Pir Bux Ghumro ,Abdul Hameed, Safia Ahmed (2011). Optimization and partial purification of bacteriocins from Enterococcus spp. indigenous to Pakistan. Food Biotechnology. 25(2),130-139 (Impact factor 0.68)

52.     Shama  Sehar,  Iffat  Naz, Muhammad  Ishtiaq  Ali and  Safia  Ahmed (2011). Monitoring of Physico-Chemical  and  Microbiological  Analysis  of  Under  Ground  Water   Samples  of District   Kallar Syedan, Rawalpindi-Pakistan. Research Journal of Chemical Sciences. 1(8), 24-30

53.     Naima Atiq, Safia Ahmed, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Saadia Andleeb, Bashir Ahmed, Geoff Robson (2010). Isolation and identification of polystyrene biodegrading bacteria from soil. African Journal of Microbiology     Research. 4(14) 1537-1541 (Impact factor 0.539)

54.     Saadia Andleeb, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Naima Atiq, Fazal ur Rehman, Geoff Robson, Abdul Hameed, Safia Ahmad (2010). Biodegradation of anthraquinone dye by aspergillus niger SA1 in self designed fluidized bed bioreactor. Iranian Journal of Environmental Health Science & Engineering. 7(5); 371-376 (Impact factor 2.77)

55.     Imran Javed , Safia Ahmed , Srikanth Manam , Mariam Riaz , Bashir Ahmad, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Abdul Hameed, Abdul Hameed , Ghulam Jilani Chaudry (2010). Production, characterization, and antimicrobial activity of a bacteriocin from newly isolated Enterococcus faecium IJ-31. Journal of Food Protection. 73(1), 44-52 (Impact factor 1.797)

56.     Imran Javed, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Bashir Ahmad, Pir Bux Ghumro, Abdul Hameed, Ghulam Jilani Chaudry, Safia Ahmed (2010). Bacteriocinogenic potential of newly isolated strains of Enterococcus faecium and Enterococcus faecalis from dairy products of Pakistan. Journal of Microbiology and Biotechnology. 20(1),153-160 (Impact factor 1.98)

57.     Saadia Andleeb, Naima Atiq, Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Raja Razi-Ul-Hussnain, Maryam Shafique, Bashir Ahmad, Pir Bux Ghumro, Masroor Hussain, Abdul Hameed, Safia Ahmad (2010). Biological Treatment of Textile Effluent in Stirred Tank Bioreactor. International Journal of Agriculture and Biology. 12(2) 256-260 (Impact factor 0.94)

58.     Muhammad Ishtiaq Ali, Qaisara Perveen, Bashir Ahmad, Imran Javed, Raja Razi-Ul-Hussnain, Saadia Andleeb, Nazia Atique, Pir Bux Ghumro, Safia Ahmed, Abdul Hameed (2009). Studies on Biodegradation of Cellulose Blended Polyvinyl Chloride Films. International Journal of Agriculture and Biology. 11(5) 577–58 (Impact factor 0.94)

Papers Accepted/ Presented in Conferences / Workshops:

 

Conference Title

Organizer

Location   

Date

Sponsoring Agency

10th Biennial International Confrence of Pakistan society for Microbiology

University of Punjab

 

Lahore

25-28 march 2015

HEC

Symposium on Coal Biotechnology-Its Commercialization Prospects in Pakistan

NIBGE Faislabad

Faislabad

24-25 November 2014

HEC

workshop on Application of Statistics and Data Analysis

QAU Islamabad

Islamabad

24-28 June 2014

HEC

International Conference on energy production from agriculture biomass and domestic waste

 

PMAS-UAAR

Rawalpindi, Pakistan

15-17 April 2014

 

HEC

Biosafety Training Workshop for Young Scientists

AIOU Islamabad

Islamabad

16 January 2014

HEC

2nd national conference on
Current Approaches In Microbiology

Dept. Microbiology, Hazara University KPK Pakistan

 

Nathia Gali,
Abbottabad

 

27-28 June, 2013

 

QAU

BIT’s 6th annual World congress of Industrial Biotechnology (Ibio-2013)

 

IBIO China

Nanjing, China

25-27 April, 2013

 

PSF

1st National Symposium on New Horizons of microbiology

Fedral Urdu Univrsity karachi

Karachi, Pakistan

7th & 8th November 2012

HEC

International workshop on Essential Need of Nano-Education in OIC Countries

COMSTECH-PRESTON Islamabad. Pakistan

 

Islamabad.

7-9 April, 2011

COMSTECH

 

15th International Symposium on Biodeterioration and Biodegradation (IBBS-15)

 

University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna, Austria

 

 

 

Austria

 

 

September 19-24th , 2011

 

 

 

HEC

3rd IPO conference 26th April 2011

IPO Pakistan

Islamabad

26 April 2011

IPO, pakistan

2nd IPR Conference, by Intellectual Property Organization – Pakistan

IPO-P

Islamabad

May 3, 2010

 

First international conference on Advances in Waste Water Treatment and Reuse.  , from

University of Tehran, College of Engineering, Tehran, IRAN

 

Tehran, IRAN

 

09-11 November, 2009

 

1st International conference on biotechnology,

King Saud University, Riyadh Saudi Arabia

Riyadh Saudi Arabia

16-18 Sep 2009

 

HEC

Sr. #

    Title

Donor Agency

 

Amount ( Rs.)

Duration

Role as

 

 

From

To

PI

Co. PI

1

Cloning and characterization of plastic degrading microbial isolates funded by Pakistan Science foundation

PSF

(Completed)

 

2.14 M

2012

2015

PI

 

 

2

Characterization of food and vegetable waste for energy production by microorganism funded by HEC

HEC

(Completed)

 

0.5 M

2012

2013

PI

 

 

3

Targeting the Hidden Natural Resource for Alternative Energy Source; Screening and Optimization of Microbial Biogasification Techniques for Methane Production using Low to High Grade Coal

 

 

HEC

 

 

5.6M

 

 

2015

 

 

2018

 

 

PI

 

4

Characterization of Biochar for Remediation of Contaminated Soils

 

HEC

 

7.0 M

 

2017

 

2020

 

PI

 

5

Development of Biological Treatment System for Pulp and Paper Industry Effluent

 

HEC

 

 

5.1M

 

2017

 

2020

 

 

C0-PI



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