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Name: Dr. Afzal Shah
Designation: Associate Professor (Tenured)
Department: Chemistry


Qualifications: Ph.D  (Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad)
Post Doctorate (University of Toronto, Canada)


Phone: +92-51 9064-2110
Email: afzals_qau@yahoo.com
Status: On Job
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Research Interests Publications Conferences Research Projects

  • Development of nanosensors for the detection of environmental toxins
  • Micelles of surfactants for water purification and delivery of drugs
  • Designing of electrochemical biosensors for drug analysis
  • Investigation of electron transfer reactions in biomolecules


Total impact:  around 500

Selected Publications

S. #

Complete Name of Journal and Address with ISSN (Print) No.

Title of the Publication

Year Published

Impact Factor

Vol. No. & Page No.

  1.  

Chemical Reviews

ISSN · 0009-2665

 

Micelles as Soil and Water Decontamination Agents

   2016

52.6

116 (10),  6042–6074

  1.  

Chemical Society Reviews

ISSN · 0306-0012

Electron transfer in peptides

 

   2015

40.18

44 (4), 1015-1027

  1.  

Electrochimica Acta

ISSN: 0013-4686

Carbamazepine coated silver nanoparticles for the simultaneous electrochemical sensing of specific food toxins

2018

5.1

274, 131-142

  1.  

Electrochimica Acta

ISSN: 0013-4686

Two dimensional holey carbon nanosheets assisted by calcium acetate for high performance supercapacitor

2018

5.1

In press

  1.  

International Journal of Pharmaceutics

 

Nanomedicine: an effective tool in cancer therapy

2018

3.86

540, 132-149

  1.  

New Journal of Chemistry

ISSN: 1369-9261

Thiamine-functionalized silver nanoparticles for the highly selective and sensitive colorimetric detection of Hg 2+ ions

2018

3.2

42 (1), 528-534

  1.  

Applied Surface Science

ISSN: 0169-4332

Broccoli-like porous carbon nitride from ZIF-8 and melamine for high performance supercapacitors

2018

4.39

440, 47-54

  1.  

Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects

ISSN: 0927-7757

Spectroscopically probing the effects of Holmium (III) based complex counterion on the dye-cationic surfactant interactions

2018

2.83

539, 407-415

  1.  

Electrochimica Acta

ISSN: 0013-4686

Gold copper alloy nanoparticles (Au-Cu NPs) modified electrode as an enhanced electrochemical sensing platform for the detection of persistent toxic organic pollutants

2017

   5.1

241, 281-290

  1.  

Electrochimica Acta

ISSN: 0013-4686

Highly sensitive and selective electrochemical sensor for the trace level detection of mercury and cadmium

2017

   5.1

258, 1397-1403

  1.  

Arabian Journal of Chemistry

ISSN: 1878-5352

Synthesis, physicochemical elucidation, biological screening and molecular docking studies of a Schiff base and its metal (II) complexes

2017

2.97

Available online 10 October 2017

  1.  

Arabian Journal of Chemistry

ISSN: 1878-5352

Optical and morphological studies of transition metal doped ZnO nanorods and their applications in hybrid bulk heterojunction solar cells

 

2017

2.97

10, (8) 1118-1124

  1.  

Journal of The Electrochemical Society

ISSN‎: ‎0013-4651

Sensitive and selective detection of multiple metal ions using amino acids modified glassy carbon electrodes

2018

3.66

166, 3, B67-B73

  1.  

Electrochimica Acta

ISSN: 0013-4686

Surfactant modified glassy carbon electrode as an efficient sensing platform for the detection of Cd (ӏӏ) and Hg (ӏӏ)

2017

5.1

235, 72-78

  1.  

Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects

ISSN: 0927-7757

Preparation and characterization of poly (N-isoproylacrylamide-co-dimethylaminoethyl methacrylate) microgels and their composites of gold nanoparticles

2017

2.83

520, 826-833

  1.  

Journal of Molecular Structure

ISSN: 0022-2860

Synthesis, spectroscopic characterization, DFT optimization and biological activities of Schiff bases and their metal (II) complexes

2017

2.01

1145, 132-140

  1.  

Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy

ISSN: 1386-1425

Synthesis, pH dependent photometric and electrochemical investigation, redox mechanism and biological applications of novel Schiff base and its metallic derivatives

2017

2.88

176, 155-167

  1.  

Journal of The Electrochemical Society

ISSN‎: ‎0013-4651

An Electrochemical Sensing Platform for the Trace Level Detection of Copper

2017

3.66

164, B184-B188

  1.  

Journal of The Electrochemical Society

ISSN‎: ‎0013-4651

Poly (phenazine 2, 3-diimino (pyrrole-2-yl)) as Redox Stimulated Actuator Material for Selected Organic Dyes

2017

3.66

164 (14), B785-B791

  1.  

Journal of The Electrochemical Society

ISSN‎: ‎0013-4651

Monitoring of an Anti-Ulcer Drug Rabeprazole Using Au-Pt Bimetallic Alloy Nanoscale Electrochemical Sensor

2017

3.66

164, H413-H419

  1.  

Renewable Energy

ISSN: 0960-1481

Enhanced biodiesel production from Jatropha oil using calcined waste animal bones as catalyst

2017

4.9

101, 111-119

  1.  

Advances in Polymer Technology

Thermal decomposition study of polyvinyl chloride in the presence of commercially available oxides catalysts

2017

2.07

Available on line 2017

  1.  

Journal of The Electrochemical Society

ISSN‎: ‎0013-4651

 

Redox Mechanism, Antioxidant Activity and Computational Studies of Triazole and Phenol Containing Schiff Bases

2016

3.66

163(10), H871-H880

 

  1.  

Electrochimica Acta

ISSN: 0013-4686

 

Development of surfactant based electrochemical sensor for the trace level detection of mercury

2016

5.1

190, 1007-1014.

  1.  

Journal of Organometallic Chemistry

ISSN: 0022-328X

Study of new ferrocene-based thioureas as potential nonionic surfactants

2016

2.18

819, 194-200

  1.  

Journal of The Electrochemical Society

ISSN‎: ‎0013-4651

 

 

pH and Temperature Responsive Electrooxidation and Antioxidant Activity of Indole-3-Carbaldehyde

2016

3.66

163(8), H690-H696

 

  1.  

Journal of Electronic Materials

ISSN: 0361-5235

 

 

Fabrication of Nd3+ and Mn2+ ions Co-doped Spinal Strontium Nanoferrites for High Frequency Device Applications

2016

1.57

45, 4979-4988

  1.  

IET Nanobiotechnology

ISSN 1751-8741

 

 

Seed germination and biochemical profile of Silybum marianum exposed to monometallic and bimetallic alloy nanoparticles

2016

2.06

10 (6) 359-366

  1.  

Medicinal Chemistry

ISSN: 1573-4064

 

Biologically Active New N, N’, N’’-Tri-Substituted Ferrocenyl Phenylguanidines and their Characterization

2016

2.63

1-8

  1.  

IET Nanobiotehnology

ISSN 1751-8741

 

Synthesis and characterization of metal nanoparticles and their effects on seed germination and seedling growth in commercially important Eruca sativa

2016

2.06

10 (3), 134 – 140.

  1.  

Journal of Biomaterials Science Polymer Edition

ISSN   09205063

 

Methoxy poly (ethylene glycol)-block-poly (glutamic acid)-graft-6-(2-nitroimidazole) hexyl amine nanoparticles for potential hypoxia-responsive delivery of doxorubicin

 

2016

1.91

27 (1), 40-54

  1.  

Journal of The Electrochemical Society

ISSN‎: ‎0013-4651

 

pH and Temperature Responsive Electrooxidation of Thiazole Derivatives and Preliminary Screening of Their Antioxidant Activity

 

2016

3.26

163 (5), 350-358

  1.  

Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials

ISSN: 0304-8853

Structural, electrical and magnetic study of Nd–Ni substituted W-type Hexaferrite

2016

3.05

397, 6-10

 

  1.  

Journal of Surfactants and Detergents

ISSN: 1097-3958

Synthesis, Surface Properties, and Corrosion Inhibition of 1-Butyl-3-dodecanoylthiourea

2016

1.83

19 (4), 873-877

  1.  

Journal of Surfactants and Detergents

ISSN: 1097-3958

One Pot Synthesis and Properties of Cationic Surfactants:n-Alkyl-3-Methylpyridinium Bromide

 

2016

1.83

19 (4), 841-848

  1.  

Expert Opinion on Therapeutic Patents

ISSN 1354-3776

 

 

A fruitful decade from 2005 to 2014 for anthraquinone patents

2015

2.87

25 (9), 1053-1064

  1.  

Comptes Rendus Chimie

ISSN 1631-0748

 

pH-and temperature-responsive redox behavior of hydroxyanthracenediones

 

2015

1.88

18 (8), 823-833

  1.  

Chemistry–A European Journal

ISSN · 0947-6539

Amino Acid Chirality and Ferrocene Conformation Guided SelfAssembly and Gelation of Ferrocene–Peptide Conjugates

 

2015

5.16

21 (32), 11560-11572

  1.  

Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology

ISSN: 1011-1344

Development of photocatalysts for selective and efficient organic transformations

 

2015

3.17

148, 209-222

  1.  

Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials

ISSN: 0304-8853

Synthesis and magnetic properties of (Eu–Ni) substituted Y-type hexaferrite by surfactant assisted co-precipitation method

 

2015

3.05

385, 386-393

  1.  

Materials Chemistry and Physics

ISSN: 0254-0584

Comparative temperature and surfactants effect on the morphologies of FeSe thin films fabricated by AACVD from a single source precursor with mechanism and photocatalytic activity

 

2015

2.21

,  159, 152-158

  1.  

Journal of Applied Electrochemistry

ISSN: 0021-891X

 Synthesis, characterization, and application of Au–Ag alloy nanoparticles for the sensing of an environmental toxin, pyrene

 

2015

2.26

45 (5), 463-472

  1.  

Medicinal Chemistry Research

ISSN: 1054-2523

Antimicrobial activity of two mellein derivatives isolated from an endophytic fungus

 

2015

1.61

24 (5), 2111-2114

  1.  

Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy

ISSN: 1386-1425

Synthesis, spectroscopic characterization and pH dependent photometric and electrochemical fate of Schiff bases

 

2015

2.88

138, 58-66

  1.  

Analytica Chimica Acta

ISSN: 0003-2670

Droplet electrochemical study of the pH dependent redox behavior of novel ferrocenyl-carborane derivatives and its application in specific cancer cell recognition

2015

5.12

857, 39-45

  1.  

Journal of Coordination Chemistry

ISSN: 0095-8972

Humidity-sensing and DNA-binding ability of bis (4-benzylpiperazine-1-carbodithioato-k 2 S, S′) nickel (II)

 

2015

1.7

68 (2), 295-307.

  1.  

Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects

ISSN: 0927-7757

Surface, aggregation properties and antimicrobial activity of four novel thiourea-based non-ionic surfactants

2015

2.83

464, 104-109

  1.  

RSC Advances

ISSN · 2046-2069

pH and temperature responsive redox behavior of biologically important aniline derivatives

2015

2.94

5 (79), 64617-64625

  1.  

RSC Advances

ISSN · 2046-2069

Monitoring of 2-butanone using a Ag–Cu bimetallic alloy nanoscale electrochemical sensor

 

2015

2.94

5 (55), 44427-44434

  1.  

Journal of The Electrochemical Society

ISSN‎: ‎0013-4651

pH Dependent Electrochemistry of Anthracenediones at a Glassy Carbon Electrode

2015

3.66

162 (3), 157-163

  1.  

Journal of The Electrochemical Society

ISSN‎: ‎0013-4651

 pH Dependent Electrochemical Characterization, Computational Studies and Evaluation of Thermodynamic, Kinetic and Analytical Parameters of Two Phenazines

2015

3.66

162 (3), 115-123

  1.  

Journal of The Electrochemical Society

ISSN‎: ‎0013-4651

Synthesis, Spectroscopic Characterization, pH Dependent Electrochemistry and Computational Studies of Piperazinic Compounds

2015

3.66

162 (1), 32-39

  1.  

Chinese Chemical Letters

ISSN: 1001-8417

Seimatoric acid and colletonoic acid: Two new compounds from the endophytic fungi, Seimatosporium sp. and Colletotrichum sp

 

2014

2.63

25 (12), 1577-1579

  1.  

Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology

ISSN: 1011-1344

 Biological activity, pH dependent redox behavior and UV–Vis spectroscopic studies of naphthalene derivatives

2014

3.05

140, 173-181

  1.  

Electrochimica Acta

ISSN: 0013-4686

Probing the pH dependent electrochemistry of a novel quinoxaline carboxylic acid derivative at a glassy carbon electrode

 

2014

5.12

147, 121-128

  1.  

 Inorganica Chimica Acta

ISSN: 0020-1693

 Anticancer activity of organotin (IV) carboxylates

 

2014

2.26

423, 14-25

  1.  

Inorganica Chimica Acta

ISSN: 0020-1693

Organotin (IV) complexes of carboxylate derivative as potential chemotherapeutic agents against Leishmania

 

2014

2.26

423, 220-228

  1.  

Electroanalysis

ISSN   10400397

Redox Mechanism and Evaluation of Kinetic and Thermodynamic Parameters of 1, 3Dioxolo [4, 5g] pyrido [2, 3b] quinoxaline Using Electrochemical Techniques

 

2014

2.85

26 (10), 2292-2300

  1.  

Macromolecular Bioscience

ISSN: 1616-5187

Cisplatin Loaded Methoxy Poly (ethylene glycol)blockPoly (Lglutamic acidcoLPhenylalanine) Nanoparticles against Human Breast Cancer Cell

 

2014

3.39

14 (9), 1337-1345

  1.  

Journal of Surfactants and Detergents

ISSN: 1097-3958

Synthesis, characterization and investigation of different properties of three novel thiourea-based non-ionic surfactants

2014

1.45

17 (5), 1013-1019

  1.  

Organometallics

ISSN 0276-7333

 Bis-amino Acid Derivatives of 1, 1′-Ferrocenedicarboxylic Acid: Structural, Electrochemical, and Metal Ion Binding Studies

2014

4.05

33 (18), 4873-4887

  1.  

Journal of Organometallic Chemistry

ISSN: 0022-328X

 Homobimetallic organotin (IV) complexes with hexadentate Schiff base: Synthesis, crystal structure and antimicrobial studies

 

2014

2.18

759, 19-26

  1.  

Australian Journal of Chemistry

Probing of the pH-Dependent Redox Mechanism of a Biologically Active Compound, 5, 8-Dihydroxynaphthalene-1, 4-dione 

2014

1.8

67 (2), 206-212

  1.  

Journal of Surfactants and Detergents

ISSN: 1097-3958

High yield synthesis, detailed spectroscopic characterization and electrochemical fate of novel cationic surfactants

2014

1.45

17 (2), 243-251

  1.  

Applied Organometallic Chemistry

ISSN   02682605

Synthesis and biological applications of selenoureas

2014

2.32

28 (2), 61

  1.  

Journal of The Electrochemical Society

ISSN‎: ‎0013-4651

Synthesis, Spectroscopic Characterization and pH Dependent Electrochemical Fate of Two Non-Ionic Surfactants

 

2014

3.66

161 (14), 885-890

  1.  

Journal of Materials Chemistry B

ISSN   20507518

Self-assembly of guanosine and deoxy-guanosine into hydrogels: monovalent cation guided modulation of gelation, morphology and self-healing properties

 

2014

4.78

2 (30), 4802-4810

  1.  

Journal of The Electrochemical Society

ISSN‎: ‎0013-4651

Detailed Electrochemistry of the Environmental Toxin Ethylene Diamine

2014

3.66

161 (6), 370-374

  1.  

RSC Advances

ISSN · 2046-2069

 Synthesis, spectroscopic characterization, pH dependent redox mechanism and DNA binding behavior of chlorohydroxyaniline derivatives

 

2014

2.94

4 (43), 22299-22307

  1.  

RSC Advances

ISSN · 2046-2069

pH-dependent redox mechanism and evaluation of kinetic and thermodynamic parameters of a novel anthraquinone

2014

2.94

4 (60), 31657-31665

  1.  

RSC Advances

ISSN · 2046-2069

Polymeric micelles as drug delivery vehicles

2014

2.94

4 (33), 17028-17038

  1.  

Comptes Rendus Chimie

ISSN 1631-0748

Redox behavior of juglone in buffered aq.: Ethanol media

2013

1.88

16 (12), 1140-1146

  1.  

Journal of Organometallic Chemistry

ISSN: 0022-328X

Bioactive hepta-and penta-coordinated supramolecular diorganotin (IV) Schiff bases

2013

2.18

741, 59-66

  1.  

Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology

ISSN: 1011-1344

Interaction of antihypertensive acetazolamide with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs

2013

3.05

125, 155-163

  1.  

Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology

ISSN: 1011-1344

Characterization and DNA binding studies of unexplored imidazolidines by electronic absorption spectroscopy and cyclic voltammetry

 

2013

3.05

120, 90-97

  1.  

Electrochimica Acta

ISSN: 0013-4686

Redox behavior of a novel menadiol derivative at glassy carbon electrode

2013

5.1

88, 858-864

  1.  

Journal of The Electrochemical Society

ISSN‎: ‎0013-4651

 Detailed electrochemical probing of a biologically active isoquinoline

2013

3.66

160 (9), 597-603

  1.  

Journal of The Electrochemical Society

ISSN‎: ‎0013-4651

Detailed Electrochemical Probing of the pH Dependent Redox Behavior of 1-methoxyphenazine

2013

3.66

160 (10), 765-H69

  1.  

Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology

ISSN: 1011-1344

 Photochemistry and electrochemistry of anticancer uracils

 

2012

3.05

117, 269-277

  1.  

Journal of Organometallic Chemistry

ISSN: 0022-328X

Synthesis, characterization and DNA binding studies of organoantimony (V) ferrocenyl benzoates

2012

2.18

717, 1-8

  1.  

Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology

ISSN: 1011-1344

 Chemistry of DNA minor groove binding agents

(2012

3.05

115, 105-118

  1.  

Electrochimica Acta

ISSN: 0013-4686

Electrochemical oxidation of hydantoins at glassy carbon electrode, ,

2012

5.1

80, 108-117

  1.  

Comptes Rendus Chimie

ISSN 1631-0748

Synthesis and spectroscopic characterization of Ag-Cu alloy nanoparticles prepared in various ratios

 

2012

1.88

15 (6), 533-538

  1.  

Polyhedron

ISSN: 0277-5387

Synthesis, characterization, biological screenings and interaction with calf thymus DNA as well as electrochemical studies of adducts formed by azomethine [2-((3, 5-dimethylphenylimino) methyl) phenol] and organotin (IV) chlorides

2012

2.07

40 (1), 19-31

  1.  

Polyhedron

ISSN: 0277-5387

New dimeric and supramolecular mixed ligand Palladium (II) dithiocarbamates as potent DNA binders

2012

2.07

39 (1), 1-8

  1.  

Reviews on Advanced Materials Science

ISSN   16058127

Synthesis, characterization and applications of bimetallic (Au-Ag, Au-Pt, Au-Ru) alloy nanoparticles

2012

2.17

30 (2), 133-149

  1.  

Journal of The Electrochemical Society

ISSN‎: ‎0013-4651

Redox Behavior of a Derivative of Vitamin K at a Glassy Carbon Electrode

 

2012

3.66

159 (10), 112-116

  1.  

Journal of Colloid and Interface Science

ISSN   00219797

Separation and recycling of nanoparticles using cloud point extraction with non-ionic surfactant mixtures,

2011

5.09

363 (2), 490-496

  1.  

Applied Organometallic Chemistry

ISSN, 02682605

Synthesis, characterization, electrochemistry and evaluation of biological activities of some ferrocenyl Schiff bases

2011

2.32

25 (1), 61-69

  1.  

Bioelectrochemistry

ISSN: 1567-5394

Electrochemical reduction mechanism of camptothecin at glassy carbon electrode

 

2010

3.88

79 (2), 173-178

  1.  

Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry

ISSN: 1572-6657

Redox mechanism of lumazine at a glassy carbon electrode

 

2010

3.01

647 (1), 1-7

  1.  

European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

ISSN: 0223-5234

 Diorganotin (IV) derivatives of ONO tridentate Schiff base: synthesis, crystal structure, in vitro antimicrobial, anti-leishmanial and DNA binding studies

 

2010

4.52

45 (7), 2902-2911

  1.  

Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy

ISSN: 1386-1425

Voltammetric and spectroscopic investigations of 4-nitrophenylferrocene interacting with DNA

 

2010

2.88

75 (3), 1082–1087, 2010

  1.  

Bioelectrochemistry

ISSN: 1567-5394

Electrochemical behaviour of dimethyl-2-oxoglutarate on glassy carbon electrode

 

2010

3.88

77 (2), 145-150

  1.  

Electroanalysis

ISSN 10400397

Electrochemical Investigation of NaSalt of 2Methyl3(4nitrophenyl) acrylate on Glassy Carbon Electrode

 

2010

2.85

22 (1), 121-127

  1.  

European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry

SSN: 0223-5234

Synthesis, spectroscopic characterization, X-ray structure and evaluation of binding parameters of new triorganotin (IV) dithiocarboxylates with DNA

 

2009

4.8

44 (10), 3986-3993

  1.  

Journal of Organometallic Chemistry

ISSN: 0022-328X

Organotin (IV) 4-nitrophenylethanoates: synthesis, structural characteristics and intercalative mode of interaction with DNA

 

2009

2.18

694 (21), 3431-3437

  1.  

Journal of Organometallic Chemistry

ISSN: 0022-328X

Synthesis, characterization and DNA binding studies of penta-and hexa-coordinated diorganotin (IV) 4-(4-nitrophenyl) piperazine-1-carbodithioates

 

2009

2.18

694 (13), 1998-2004

  1.  

Bulletin of the Chemical Society of Japan

ISSN: 0009-2673

Determination of Binding Parameters and Mode of Ferrocenyl Chalcone-DNA Interaction

 

2009

3.53

82 (4), 453-457

  1.  

International Journal of Molecular Sciences

ISSN 1661-6596

Redox behavior of anticancer chalcone on a glassy carbon electrode and evaluation of its interaction parameters with DNA

 

2008

3.69

9 (8), 1424-1434

 Conferences and Book Chapters

1.         Oral presentation in XXth International Symposium on Bioelectrochemistry and Bioenergetics May 10-14 2009, Sibiu, Romania.

2.         Oral presentation in Journées d’Electrochimie, 6-10 July 2009, Sinaia, Romania.

3.         Oral presentation in 8th International and 20th National Chemistry Conference February 15- 17, 2010, QAU.

4.         Oral presentation in 3rd International Conference on Drug Discovery & Therapy February7th to 10th, 2011, Dubai, UAE.

5.         Three oral presentations in 10th International and 22nd National Chemistry Conference 2011 in November 21-23, 2011,

             Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan.

6.         Lecture delivered on the redox mechanism of electroactive organic compounds by voltammetric techniques in Celebrate

            Chemistry workshop, Dec. 28, 2011, Department of Chemistry, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad.

1.                  Oral presentation in a workshop on Molecular Modeling and beyond, May, 27-29, 2011, Department of Chemistry,

Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad.

2.                  Oral presentation in International Workshop on Advance Electroanalytical Techniques, October 18 -19, 2011,

organized by National Center of Excellence in Analytical Chemistry (NCEAC), University of Sindh, Jamshoro.

3.                  Lecture delivered on polarimetry and its applications in 5-Day workshop on working, handling and maintenance of some basic

instruments, Sep. 03-07-2012, Department of  Chemistry, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad.

4.                  Oral presentation in 11th International and 23nd National Chemistry Conference 2012 in October 15-17, 2012, National Center

of Excellence in Physical Chemistry, University of Peshawar, Pakistan.

5.                  Poster presentation in 6th Vacuum and Surface Sciences of Asia and Australia VASSCAA 6, 9-13 October 2012, Pak-China

Friendship Centre Islamabad, Pakistan.

12.       Oral presentation in First National Conference on Computational Tools, April 8-12, 2013, National Centre for Physics, Islamabad.

13.       Oral presentation in conference on emerging materials and processes, August 22-24, 2013, organized by school of materials science

            and engineering, NUST. Topic: Investigations of novel hydroxyaniline derivatives by density functional theory

 

14.              Key lecture on the applications of cyclic voltammetry in five days workshop on working and  handling, NMR. FTIR

and cyclic voltammetry, July 1-5, 2013 organized in the Department of Chemistry, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad.

15.              Invited lecture on proton coupled electron transfer reactions of biologically active compounds, Seminar cum workshop on

new trends in electrochemistry, May 12-13, 2015 University of Karachi.

16.       Lecture on electrochemical impedance applications of Metrohm Autolab, December 7- 9, 2015, University of Sharjah, UAE.

17.       Patent application filling and drafting 19 Feb. 2015, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad.

18.       Organized a workshop on 21st December 2017 on the "Development of high performance non-precious metal oxygen reduction

            catalyst for fuel cell applications" in the Department of Chemistry, Quad-i-Azam University, Islamabad.

19.       Poster presentation in 15th Central European Symposium on Theoretical Chemistry, Wisła, Poland 3-6 Sept., 2017,

            topic: ”Computational study of the redox properties of S-(5`Adenosyl)-L-methionine chloride with Arsenite”

20.       Poster presentation on the title “Electrochemical analysis of anticancer daunorubicin using multiwalled carbon nanotube

           modified edge plane carbon electrode: was presented in East West Chemistry Congress in Aleksandar Palas hotel Belgrade,

           October 12-14, 2017

21.     Abstract accepted for oral presentation at: 231st ECS Meeting to be held in New Orleans from May 28- June 2, 2017,

         ‘A Novel Electrochemical Sensing Platform for the Simultaneous Trace Level Detection of Mercury, Cadmium and Copper’

22.     Attended 2nd Workshop on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (27-10-2017) in GCU Lahore

23.     Attended - International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies at Serena Hotel, Islamabad (Sep. 12 - 13, 2017)

24.     Attended “Pakistan Workshop on Electrochemical Energy Storage (Batteries and Supercapacitors); Mapping Expertise and

          Horizon Scanning” on  21 December 2017 in COMSATS CAMPUS Islamabad

25.     Attended 3rd International Conference on Recent Trends in Chemistry, 23-24 November, 2017, Academic Complex, Allama Iqbal

     Open University, Islamabad


Chapter in International Books: 3

  Book Chapters

  1. Shah, A*., Qureshi, R. (2011) “Electrochemical and spectroscopic properties of ferrocenes and their relationship with biological and environmental applications” in book entitled” Ferrocenes: Compounds, Properties and Applications” by Nova Science Publishers, Inc. New York, USA, ISBN: 978-1-61761-880-2

 

  1. Shah, A., Rehman, Z., Ali, S., Qureshi, R., Badshah A. (2012) “Electrochemistry and electronic spectroscopy of metal based anticancer drugs” in book entitled “DNA binding and extraction” by Nova Science Publishers, Inc. New York, USA, ISBN: 978-1-61470-958-9

 

  1. C Han, E Sahle-Demessie, A Shah, S Nawaz, NB L Rahman NB McGuinness, SC Pillai, H Choi, DD Dionysiou and MN Nadagouda (2018) Magnetically separable ferrites for water treatment, in a book titled "Sustainable Catalysis: Energy efficient reactions and Applications", Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Germany

 





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