Name: Dr. Javed Iqbal Saggu
Designation: Professor
Department: Physics

Chairperson (Security H Counsel)  16-01-2020-to- date

Resident Officer (QAU Campus)     16-01-2020-to-date

Ph. D       Physics  Tsinghua University  Beijing

M. Phil    Physics  Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad

M. Sc       Physics  Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad

B. Sc       Physics (Math) Punjab University  Lahore 

F. Sc        Pre-engineering Govt College Sargodha

Matric    Science  Govt High School Noorpur  Khushab

Phone: +92-51 9064-2112
Status: On Job
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Research Interests Publications Conferences Research Projects

LNT Research Group:

A) Research Interest:
  • Solar Cells  (Solar Energy Conversion)
  • Supercapcitors  (Energy Storage )
  • Nanotechnology
  • Semiconductors Physics
  • Spintronics
B)  PhD Students
  • Waheed Ahmad
  • Sobia Atif
  • Israr Ahmad
  • Maria Rani
  • Hamsa Noureen
  • Asifa Mumtaz
  • Asim Jan
  • Sidra Batool (Visiting)
C)  M.Phil Students    
  • Capt. Amir Shareef
  • Bilal Khaliq
  • M. Irslan
  • Balqees  Rauf
  • Tahseen Akhtar Saggu
  •  muhammad Asim 
  • Jhangir Khan
  • Javeria 

D) Equipment:

1. Raman Spectroscopy,
2. Photoluminescence
3.  UV- visible Spectrometer
4.  Photocatalysis Setup
5. Supercapacitor measurements (ECWS)
6. Hydraulic Press
7.  Box Furnace 
8.  Oven
 SCI Publications = 90

 Impact Factor > 350    Citations > 2400    Turnitin Similarity Index < 7 %

1.      M. Saleem, Javed Iqbal, Ahmad Nawazb, Bilal Islamc, IftikharHussain  “Synthesis, characterization and performance evaluation of pristine and cerium doped WO3 nanoparticles for photo-degradation of methylene blue via solar irradiation” Applied Ceramic Society  accepted (2020)

2.      Sobia Jabeen, Javed Iqbal, Aqsa Arshad, M.S.Awan, M. Farooq Warsi(In1-xFex)2O3 nanostructures for photocatalytic degradation of various dyes Materials Chemistry and Physics 243, 122516 (2020).

3.      M. Israr, Javed Iqbal, Aqsa Arshad, Maria Rani, Gómez Romero, R. Benages Graphene triggered enhancement in visible-light active photocatalysis as well as in energy storage capacity of (CFO)1-x(GNPs)x nanocomposites Ceramics International 46 (3), 2630-2639 (2020).

4.      M. Israr, Javed Iqbal, Aqsa Arshad,Samson O.Aisida, Ishaq Ahmad A unique ZnFe2O4/graphene nanoplatelets nanocomposite for electrochemical energy storage and efficient visible light driven catalysis for the degradation of organic noxious  Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids 140, 109333 (2020).


5.      H. Noreen; Javed Iqbal, A. Arshad, R.Faryal, A. U Rahman; R. Khattak “Sunlight induced catalytic degradation of bromophenol blue and antibacterial performance of graphene nanoplatelets/polypyrrole nanocomposites” Journal of Solid State Chemistry JSSC-19-43 (2019) [I.F 2.179]

6.      H. Rehman, M. Akram, M. Mustafa Kiyani, T. Yaseen, A. Ghani, Javed IqbalEffect of Endoxylanase and Iron Oxide Nanoparticles on Performance and Histopathological Features in Broilers Biological Trace Element Research 1, 1

7.      Salah Ud Din, M. Sajid, M. Imran, Javed Iqbal, B. A. Shah, M. Azeem ullah One step facile synthesis, characterization and antimicrobial properties of Mg-doped CuO nanostructuresMaterials Research Express 6 (8)

8.      H Khan, Ishaq Ahmad, Ting-Kai Zhao, Farhana Sparis, S S Hussain, Abdoulaye Gamma irradiation-induced phase transitions of boron nitride nanoparticles Materials Research Express 6 (11), 1-6

9.      A. Arshad, Javed Iqbal, Q. Mansoor, “Graphene-Fe3O4 nanocomposite: Solar light driven Fenton like reaction for decontamination of water and inhibition of bacterial growthApplied Surface Science, 474 57-65 (2019) [I.F 4.439]


10.  F. Mehmood, Javed Iqbal, M Ismail, Arshad Mehmood “Ni doped WO3 nanoplates: An excellent photocatalyst and novel nanomaterial for enhanced anticancer activitiesJournal of Alloys and Compounds 746, 729-738 (2018) [I.F 3.779]

11.  A. Arshad, Javed Iqbal, Abid Alam, Bibi Khadija, Rani Faryal Synthesis, characterization, and enhanced dielectric and antimicrobial properties of WxCu1-xO nanostructures  Ceramics International 44, 5894-5900 (2018) [I.F 3.057]

12.   A. Arshad, Javed Iqbal, I. Ahmad Graphene/Fe3O4 nanocomposite: interplay between photo-Fenton type reaction, and carbon purity for the removal of methyl orangeCeramic International 44, 2643-2648 (2018) [I.F 3.057]

13.  M. Sajid, M. Imran, Salahuddin, Javed Iqbal “Tailoring structural, surface, optical, and dielectric properties of CuO nanosheets for applications inhigh-frequency devices” Applied Physics A 124, 768 (2018) [I.F 1.604]

14.  I. Ahmad, A. F. Khan, A. Shah, H. Tabassum, A. Diallo, Javed Iqbal, F. I. Ezema, M. Malik“Gamma irradiation-Induced chemical decomposition related bandgap engineering in SnO2 nanoparticles” Surface Review and Letters, 1850228 (2018) [I.F 0.734]

15.  S. Khan, N. Ahmad, A. Safeer, Javed Iqbal Compositional dependent morphology, structural and magnetic properties of Fe100−XCuX alloy nanowires via electrodeposition in AAO templates  Applied Physics A, 124,678 (2018) [I.F 1.604]

16.  S. Khan, N. Ahmad, N. Ahmed, A. Safeer, Javed Iqbal, X. F.Han “Structural, magnetic and transport properties of Fe-based full Heusler alloy Fe2CoSn nanowires prepared by template-based electrodeposition” Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 465, 462-470 (2018) [I.F 3.046]


17.  F. Mehmood, Javed Iqbal, T. Jan, Q. Mansoor Structural, Raman and photoluminescence properties of Fe doped WO3 nanoplates with anticancer and visible light driven photocatalytic activities Journal of Alloys and Compounds 728, 1329-1337 (2017) [I.F 3.779]

18.  F. Mehmood, Javed Iqbal, T. Jan, A. Gul, Q. Mansoor, R. Faryal “Structural, photoluminescence, electrical, anti cancer and visible light driven photocatalytic characteristics of Co doped WO3 nanoplates” Vibrational Spectroscopy  93, 78-89  (2017) [I.F 1.363]

19.  N. Ahmad, S. Khan, W. J. Li, M. Saddique, S. A. Shah, Javed Iqbal, A.Majid, X. F. Han “Potential dependent Tuning of magnetic and structural properties of electrodeposited NiZn nanowires in Al2O3 templates” Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 441, 696-701 (2017) [I.F 3.046]

20.  A. Arshad, Javed Iqbal, M. Siddiq, M. Umair, A.Ahmed, A. H. Shabbir Solar light triggered catalytic performance of graphene-CuO nanocomposite for waste water treatmentCeramics International  43, 10654-10660 (2017) [I.F 3.057]

21.  A. Arshad, Javed Iqbal, Q. Mansoor NiO-nanoflakes grafted graphene: an excellent photocatalyst and novel nanomaterial for complete pathogen control Nanoscale 9, 16321-16328 (2017) [I.F 7.233]

22.  K. Ali, T. Jan, Javed Iqbal, I. Ahmad, D. Y. Wan, S. Z. Ilyas Structural, Magnetic and Electromagnetic Wave Absorption Properties of WO3-CuFe2O4: A Novel Nanocomposite Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics  28, 10330-10337 (2017) [I.F 2.324]

23.  K. Ali, Javed Iqbal, T. Jan, Ishaq Ahmad, Dongyun Wan, Ijaz Ahmad Influence of NiO concentration on Structural, Dielectric and Magnetic properties of Core/Shell CuFe2O4/NiO nanocomposites Materials Chemistry and Physics  195, 283 (2017) [I.F 2.210]

24.  K. Ali, Javed Iqbal, T. Jan, I. Ahmad, Dongyun Wan, A. Bahadur, S.  Iqbal “Synthesis of CuFe2O4-ZnO nanocomposites with enhanced electromagnetic wave absorption properties” Journal of Alloys and Compounds  705, 559-565 (2017) [I.F 3.779]

25.  K.  Ali, Javed Iqbal, T Jan, D. Wan, N. Ahmad, I. Ahamd, S. Z. Ilyas Structural, dielectric and magnetic properties of SnO 2-CuFe 2O4 nanocompositesJournal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 428, 417-423 (2017) [I.F 3.046]

26.  F. Mehmood, Javed Iqbal,  A. Gul, W.  Ahmed,  M. Ismail  Facile synthesis of 2-D Cu doped WO3 nanoplates with structural, optical and differential anti cancer characteristicsPhysica E 88, 188–193 (2017) [I.F 2.00]

27.  N. Ahmad, Y. U. Tian, S. Khan, A. Majid, Javed Iqbal, S. A. Shah, S. S. Awan, X. F. HanFerromagnetic Relaxation and Magnetic Properties of Co40Fe40B20 Thin FilmsJournal of Superconductivity and Novel Magnetism 30, 469-473 (2017) [I.F 1.142]

28.  A . Arshad, Javed Iqbal, M. Siddiq, Q. Mansoor, M Ismail, F. Mehmood, M.  Ajmal

Graphene nanoplatelets induced tailoring in photocatalytic activity and antibacterial characteristics of MgO/graphene nanoplatelets nanocompositesJournal of Applied Physics 121 (2), 024901 (2017) [I.F 2.176]

29.  F. Abbas, Javed Iqbal, Q. Maqbool, T. Jan, M. O. Ullah, B. Nawaz, M. Nazar, MS Hussain Naqvi, I. Ahmad ROS mediated malignancy cure performance of morphological, optical, and electrically tuned Sn doped CeO2 nanostructuresAIP Advances 7, 095205 (2017) [I.F 1.65]

30.  A. Arshad, Javed Iqbal , Q. Mansoor, I. AhmedGraphene/SiO2 nanocomposite: the enhancement of the photocatalytic and biomedical activity of SiO2 nanoparticles by graphene  Journal of Applied Physics 121, 244901 (2017) [I.F 2.176]

31.  K. Ali, Javed Iqbal, T. Jan, N. Ahmad, D. Wan “Enhancement of Microwaves Absorption Properties of CuFe2O4 Magnetic nanoparticles Embedded in MgO Matrix”  Journal of Alloys and Compounds  696, 711-717 (2017) [I.F 3.779]

32.  N. Ahmad, S. Tanweer, S. Khan, J. Iqbal, A. Majid, S. A. Shah, M. S Awan Magnetization Reversal and Surface Spins in Electrodeposited Co90Mn10 Alloy NanowiresJournal of Superconductivity and Novel Magnetism, 30, 505 (2017) [I.F 1.142] 

33.  N. Ahmad, M Awais, S. A Shah, I Ahmed, N Jabeen, A Majid, Javed IqbalInfluence of voltage variation on structure and magnetic properties of Co1− xSnx (X= 0.3–0.7) nanowire alloys in alumina by electrochemical deposition Applied Physics A 123 (1), 65 (2017) [I.F 1.604]


34.  F. Mehmood, Javed Iqbal, T. Jan, W. Ahmed, W. Ahmad, A. Arshad, Q. Mansoor, S. Z. Ilyas, M. Ismail, I. Ahmad “Effect of Sn doping on the structural, optical, electrical and anticancer properties of WO3 nanoplates” Ceramics International 42, 14334-14341 (2016) [I.F 3.057]

35.  F. Abbas, Javed Iqbal, T. Jan, I. Ahmad, M. Sajjad H Naqvi, M. Malik “Inhibition of Neuroblastoma cancer cells viability by ferromagnetic Mn doped CeO2 monodisperse nanoparticles mediated through reactive oxygen species” Materials Chemistry and Physics 173,146-151 (2016) [I.F 2.210]

36.  N. Ahmad, A. Jaral, G. Bano· S. Batool, H. Dilpazir, M. Jameel, S. Khan, Javed Iqbal, A. Majid, M. M. Naseer, Saqlain A. Shah “AC Potential-dependent concentration Variation and domain wall pinning in Co1−xZnx (x=0.4−0.5) nanorods

J. Supercond. Nov. Magn. 29, 509-513 (2016) [I.F 1.142]

37.  Javed Iqbal, T. Jan, M. S. Awan, S. Haider Naqvi, N. Badshah, A. Ullah, F.Abbas “Mg Doping Induced Effects on Structural, Optical, and Electrical Properties as Well as Cytotoxicity of CeO2 Nanostructures Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B 47, 1363-1368 (2016) [I.F 1.834]

38.   H. Shehla, I. Ahmad, K. Yaqoob, Javed Iqbal, S. Riaz, N. Shahzad, M Malik “Ion beam irradiation-induced nano-welding of Ag nanowires” Micro and Nano Letter.  11, 34-37 (2016) [I.F 0.841]

39.  H. Shehla, F.T. Thema, A. Ishaq, A. Z. Naveed , Javed Iqbal , D. Wan, M. Maaza. “Gamma-rays irradiation induced structural and morphological changes in copper nanowiresJournal of Nanomaterials. 2016,  6134801 (2016) [I.F 2.207]

40.  H. Shehla, Ishaq A, Ali Awais, Thema F. T, Javed Iqbal, Wang D,  Rauf K, Nasir K, Shahzad Naseem. Maaza M. “Silver nanowires stability and burying into substrates under MeV proton irradiation” Current Nanoscience. 2016, 12, 774-780 [I.F 1.306]

41.  F. Abbass, Javed Iqbal, T. Jan, Q. Mansoor, M. Ismail “Structural, morphological, Raman, optical, magnetic and antibacterial characteristics of CeO2 nanostructures” International Journal of Minerals, Metallurgy and Materials 23, 102-108 (2016) [I.F 1.261]


42.  Javed Iqbal, T. Jan, S. Ul-Hassan, I. Ahmed, Q. Mansoor, M. Umair Ali, F. Abbas, M. Ismail “Facile synthesis of Zn doped CuO hierarchical nanostructures: structural, optical and antibacterial properties” AIP Advances, 5, 127112 (2015) [I.F 1.65]

43.  T. Jan, Javed Iqbal, U. Farooq, A. Gul, R. Abbasi, F. Abbas, I. Ahmad “Structural, Raman and optical characteristics of Sn doped CuO nanostructures: A novel anticancer agent” Ceramics International 41, 13074-13079 (2015) [I.F 3.057]

44.  F. Abbas, T. Jan, Javed Iqbal, I. Ahmad, M. Sajjad H. Naqvi, M. Malik “Facile synthesis of ferromagnetic Ni doped CeO2 nanoparticles with enhanced anticancer activity” Applied Surface Science 357, 931-936 (2015) [I.F 4.439]

45.  H. Shehla, S. Khan, Javed Iqbal, M. Madhuku, I. Ahmad, S. Naseem, M. Malik “Protons irradiation induced coalescence of Silver nanowires” Current Nanoscience 11, 792-796 (2015) [I.F 1.306]

46.  F. Abbas, Javed Iqbal, T. Jan, M. Sajjad H. Naqvi, A. Gul, R. Abbasi, A. Mahmood “Differential cytotoxicity of ferromagnetic Co Doped CeO2 nanoparticles against human neuroblastoma cancer cells” Journal of Alloys and Compound 648, 1060-1066 (2015) [I.F 3.779]

47.  F. Abbas, Javed Iqbal, T. Jan, M. Sajjad H. Naqvi, A. Mahmood, I. Ahmad “Fe doping induced enhancement in room temperature ferromagnetism and selective cytotoxicity of CeO2 nanoparticles” Current Applied Physics 15, 1428-1434 (2015) [I.F 2.058]

48.  N. Ahmad, Javed Iqbal, J. Y. Chen, A. Hussain, D. W. Shi, X. F. Han “Ion Irradiation induced effects and magnetization reversal mechanism in (Ni80Fe20)1-xCox nanowires and nanotubes” Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials 378, 546-550 (2015) [I.F 3.046]

49.  Javed Iqbal, N. Safdar, T. Jan, M. Ismail, S.S. Hussain, A. Mahmood, S. Shahzad, Q. Mansoor “Facile Synthesis as well as structural, Raman, dielectric and antibacterial characteristics of Cu doped ZnO nanoparticles” Journal of Materials Science & Technology 31, 300 (2015) [I.F 3.609]

50.  H. Shehla, A. Ali, S. Zongo, Javed Iqbal, A. Ishaq. H. Khizar, S. Naseem, M. Malik Fabrication of amorphous Silver nanowires by Helium ion beam irradiation”  Chinese Physics Letter 32, 096101 (2015) [I.F 0.847]


51.  Javed Iqbal, T. Jan, M. Shafiq, A. Arshad, N. Ahmad, S. Badshah, Y Ronghai “Synthesis as well as Raman and Optical Properties of Cu doped ZnO Nanorods Prepared Low Temperature” Ceramics International, 40, 2091 (2014) [I.F 3.057]

52.  Javed Iqbal, H. Tabassum, I. Ahmad, T. Jan, C. F. Dee, M. Madhuku, A. A. Umer, N. Ahmad “Carbon ion-beam-induced modification in structural and electrical properties of ZnO nanowires” Sains Malaysiana 43, 283 (2014) [I.F 0.56]

53.   I. Ahmad, M. Usman, S Rabab Naqvi, Javed Iqbal, Lu Bo, Yang Long, C. F. Dee, M. A. Baig “Substitional carbon doping of hexgonal multiwalled boron nitride nanotubes via ion implantation” Journal of Nanoparticle Research 15, 2170 (2014) [I.F 2.127]

54.  Javed Iqbal, T. Jan, M. Ismail, N. Ahmad, A. Arif, M. Khan, M. Adil, S. ul-Haq, A. Arshad “Influence of Mg doping level on morphology, optical, electrical properties and antibacterial activity of ZnO nanostructures” Ceramics International 40, 7487 (2014) [I.F 3.057]

55.  T. Jan, Javed Iqbal, M. Ismail, N. Badshah, Q. Mansoor, A. Arshad, Q. M. Ahkam “Synthesis, physical properties and antibacterial activity of metal oxides nanostructures” Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 21C, 154 (2014) [I.F 2.593]

56.  T. Jan, Javed Iqbal, M. Ismail, A. Mahmood “Synthesis of highly efficient antibacterial agent Ag doped ZnO nanorods: structural, Raman and optical properties” Journal of Applied Physics 115, 154308 (2014) [I.F 2.176] 

57.   Javed Iqbal, M. Rajpoot, T. Jan, I. Ahmad “Annealing Induced Enhancement in Magnetic Properties of Co0.5Zn0.5Fe2O4 Nanoparticles” J. Supercond. Nov. Magn. 27, 1743-1749 (2014) [I.F 1.142]

58.  Javed Iqbal, T. Jan, Y. Ronghai “Doping induced tailoring in the morphology, band-gap and ferromagnetic properties of biocompatible ZnO nanowires, nanorods and nanoparticles” Nano-Micro Lett. 6, 242-251 (2014) [I.F 7.381]

59.  T. Jan, Javed Iqbal, M. Ismail, Q. Mansoor, A. Mahmood, A. Ahmad “Eradication of multi-drug resistant bacteria by Ni doped ZnO nanorods: A novel antibacterial agent” Applied Surface Science, 308, 75-81 (2014) [I.F 4.439]

60.  Javed Iqbal, R. Ahmad, T. Jan “Structural, optical and magnetic properties of Co doped ZnO nanoparticles prepared via a wet chemical route” International Journal of Modern Physics B 28, 1450158 (2014) [I.F 0.94]

61.  T. Jan, Javed Iqbal, Q. Mansoor, M. Ismail, M. Sajjad H. Naqvi, A. Gul, S. Faizan-ul-Hassan Naqvi, F. Abbas “Synthesis, physical properties and antibacterial activity of Ce doped CuO: a novel nanomaterial”  J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 47, 355301 (2014) [I.F 2.373]

62.  Hafeezullah, Z. H. Yamani, Javed Iqbal, A. Qurashi, A. Hakeem “Rapid sonochemical synthesis of In2O3 nanoparticles their doping optical, electrical and hydrogen gas sensing properties” Journal of Alloys and Compounds 616, 76-80 (2014) [I.F 3.779]


63.  Javed Iqbal, T. Jan, Y. Ronghai “Effect of Co doping on morphology, optical and magnetic properties of ZnO 1-D nanostructures” J. Mater Sci: Mater Electron 24, 4393 (2013) [I.F 2.324]

64.  T. Jan, Javed Iqbal, M. Ismail, M. Zakaullah, Sajjad H. Naqvi, N. Badshah “Sn doping induced enhancement in the activity of ZnO nanostructures against antibiotic resistant S. aureus bacteria” International Journal of Nanomedicine 8, 3679 (2013) [I.F 4.370]


65.  N. Ahmad, J. Y. Chen, D. W. Shi, Javed Iqbal, X. F. Han “Magnetic anisotropy magnetization and of Co/Cu multilayer nanowires” Journal of Applied Physics 111, 119 (2012) [I.F 2.176]


66.  A. Koji, Javed Iqbal, Y. Ronghai, Z. J. Zhang “Synthesis temperature dependence of morphologies and properties of cobalt oxide and silicon nanocrystals” Front. Mater. Sci. 5, 311-321 (2011) [I.F 1.478]

67.  N. Ahmad, J. Y. Chen, Javed Iqbal, W. X. Wang, W. P. Zhou, X. F. Han "Temperature dependent magnetic properties of Co nanowires and nanotubes" Journal of Applied Physics 109, 07A331 (2011) [I.F 2.176]

68.  A. Majid, Javed Iqbal, A. Ali “Structural, optical and magnetic properties of Ce–GaN based diluted magnetic semiconductor” J. Supercond. Nov. Magn. 24, 585 (2011) [I.F 1.142]

69.  Javed Iqbal, X. F. Liu, A. Majid, Y. Ronghai “Synthesis and physical of Mn-doped ZnO nanostructures” J. Supercond. Nov. Magn. 24, 699-704 (2011) [I.F 1.142]

70.  CC Pan, B Yang, Javed Iqbal, RH YuEffects of annealing treatment on microstructure and properties of Nd0.75Mg0. 25 (Ni0. 8Co0.2)3.5 hydrogen storage alloys Rare Metal Materials and Engineering, 40, 367-371 (2011) [I.F 0.194]


71.  M. Ahmad, C. F. Pan, J. Zhao, Javed Iqbal, J. Zhu “Electron irradiation effect and photoluminescence properties of ZnO-tetrapod nanostructures” Materials Chemistry & Physics 120, 319-322 (2010) [I.F 2.210]

72.  X. F. Liu, Javed Iqbal, B. He, Y. Ronghai “Structure and room-temperature ferromagnetism in nonmagnetic Zn-doped SnO2 nanorods” Journal of Physical Chemistry C 114, 4790-4796 (2010) [I.F 4.484] 

73.  Javed Iqbal, X. F. Liu, N. Ahmad, T. Harumoto, D. Yu, Y. Ronghai “Room-temperature spin glass and near band edge (NBE) properties of highly disorder (FeCo)0.03Zn0.97O & (FeCoNi)0.03Zn0.97O nanorods” Journal of Applied Physics 107, 043902 (2010) [I.F 2.176]

74.  X. F. Liu, Javed Iqbal, S. L. Yang, B. He, Y. Ronghai “Nitrogen doping-mediated room-temperature ferromagnetism in insulating Co-doped SnO2 films” Appl. Surface Science 256, 4488 (2010) [I.F 4.439]

75.  C. C. Pan, W. P. Cai, Javed Iqbal, Z. Wang, C. Q. Geng, Y. Ronghai “Microstructure and electrochemical properties of melt-spun Nd0.8Mg0.2(Ni0.8Co0.2)3.8 hydrogen storage alloy” Journal of  Rare Earths 28, 100 (2010) [I.F 2.524]


76.   Javed Iqbal, W. Baiqi, X. F. Liu, Z. Huichao, D. Yu, Y. Ronghai “Role of sp-d exchange interactions in room-temperature photoluminescence and ferromagnetism of CuCo co-doped ZnO nanorods” Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology  9, 6823-6827 (2009) [I.F 1.34]

77.  Javed Iqbal, X. F. Liu, H. Zhu, C. C. Pan, Y. Zhang,  D. Yu, Y. Ronghai “Trapping of Ce electrons in band gap and room temperature ferromagnetism of Ce4+ doped ZnO nanowires” Journal of Applied Physics 106, 83515 (2009) [I.F 2.07]

78.   T. Harumoto,  Javed Iqbal,  X. F. Liu,  J. Shi, Y. Nakamura, Y. Ronghai “Effects of hydroxyls on the structural and room temperature ferromagnetic properties of Co doped SnO2 nanoparticles” Applied  Physics A 97, 211-215 (2009) [I.F 1.604]

79.  M. Ahmad , C. Pan, Javed Iqbal, L. Gan, J. Zhu “Bulk synthesis route of the oriented arrays of tip-shape ZnO nanowires and an investigation of their sensing capabilities” Chemical Physics Letters 480, 105-109 (2009) [I.F 1.686]

80.    Javed Iqbal,  X. F. Liu, A. Majid, D. Yu, Y. Ronghai “Narrowing of bandgap and low temperature spin glass behavior of FeNi co-doped ZnO nanowires” Europhysics  Letter (EPL) 87, 57004 (2009) [I.F 1.834]

81.  X. F. Liu, W. M. Gong, Javed Iqbal, B. He, Y. Ronghai “Structural defects-mediated room-temperature ferromagnetism in Co-doped SnO2 insulating films” Thin Solid Films 517, 6091-6095 (2009) [I.F 1.939]

82.   Javed Iqbal , X. F. Liu, H. Zhu, Z. B. Wu, Y. Zhang, D. Yu, Y. Ronghai “Raman and highly ultraviolet red-shifted near band-edge properties of LaCe-co-doped ZnO nanoparticles”  Acta Materialia 57, 4790-4796 (2009) [I.F 6.036]

83.  X. W. Baiqi, C. H. Xia, Javed Iqbal, N. Tang, Z. Sun, Y. Lv, L. Wu “Influences of Co doping on the structural, optical and magnetic properties of ZnO nanorods synthesized by hydrothermal route” Solid State Sciences 11, 1419 (2009) [I.F 1.861]

84.   M. Ahmad, J. Zhao, Javed Iqbal, W. Miao, L. Xie, R. Mo, J. Zhu “Conductivity enhancement by slight indium doping in ZnO nanowires for optoelectronic applications” Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 42, 165406 (2009) [I.F 2.373]

85.  Javed Iqbal, B. Wang, X. F. Liu, D. Yu, B. He, Y. Ronghai “Oxygen-vacancy-induced green emission and room-temperature ferromagnetism in Ni-doped ZnO nanorods” New Journal of Physics 11, 063009 (2009) [I.F 3.579]

86.  F. Liu, Javed Iqbal, W. M. Gong, S. L. Yang, R. S. Gao, F. Zeng, R. H. Yu, B. He, Y. P. Hao, X. P. Hao “Correlation between donor defects and ferromagnetism in insulating Sn1−xCoxO2 films” Journal of Applied Physics 105, 093931 (2009) [I.F 2.176]

87.  B. Wang, Javed Iqbal, X. Shan, G. Huang, H. Fu, Y. Ronghai, D. Yu, “Effects of Cr-doping on the photoluminescence and ferromagnetism at room temperature in ZnO nanomaterials prepared by soft chemistry route” Materials Chemistry  and Physics 113, 103 (2009) [I.F 2.210]

88.  W. Baiqi, S. Xudong, F. Qiang, Javed Iqbal, Y. Lv, F. Honggang, D. Yu,  “Photoluminescence properties of Co-doped ZnO nanorods array fabricated by the solution method” Physica E 41, 413-417 (2009) [I.F 2.399]


90.   H. Zhu, Javed Iqbal, H. Xu, D. Yu “Raman and photoluminescence properties of highly Cu doped ZnO nanowires fabricated by vapor-liquid-solid process” The Journal of Chemical Physics 129, 124713 (2008) [I.F 1.707]

1. Thin Film and Nanostructured Materials, October,  2006 , Lahore.

2.   The 2nd WUN International Conference on Spintronics Materials and Technology, 14-16 July, 2008 , Nanjing, China

3.   34th International Nathiagali Summer College 28th June - 5th July, 2009, Islamabad

4.  International Conference on Superconductivity and Magnetism 25-30 April, 2010, Antalya, Turkey

5.  3rd ISESCO International Workshop and Conference on Nanotechnology, 5-7 December, 2012 , Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

6.  Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Essential for Pakistan , PINSAT Preston University, September 2012 , Islamabad

7.  Seminar: Potential Use of Nanoparticles in Crop Production December, 2014, PMAS- AAUR, Rawalpindi

8. Workshop on Solar Energy IIAAS , September, 2015 IIAAS , Islamabad

9.  One Day International Nanomedicine  Symposium Nanotheranostics, A New Concept in Imaging and Drug Delivery October, 2015 NORI, Hospital , Islamabad

10.    One Day Symposium on Nanotechnology Research in Pakistan; Recent Trends and Developments December, 2015 NIBGE , Faisalabad

11. 2nd International Conference on Energy and Environment April 2016 as Orginizer AIOU, Islamabad

12.       National Workshop on Ion Beam Applications , June 2016 as Technical Orginizer, Islamabad, Pakistan

13.       Ist ational Conference on Emerging Trends in Materials Science Oct 5-7, 2017 as Invited Speaker Abbottabad University of Science & Technology, Abbotabad, Pakistan

14. 3nd International Conference on Energy and Environment June 2018 as Orginizer AIOU, Islamabad, Pak

15. 4th International Conference on Energy and Environment March 2019 as Orginizer AIOU, Islamabad, Pak

16.     International Workshop on   Magnetic Materails NUST  December 2019 NUST

Principal Investigator: 03

HEC- NRPU PKR: 15.50 Millions "Synthesis & Characterization of Graphene Based Nanocomposites: Their Applications" (Completed)

2.  HEC- IPFP PKR: 0.50 Millions "Synthesis, Characterization & Applications of Metal Oxides Nanostructures" (Completed)

HEC- IPFP PKR: 0.50 Millions "Electrical & Optical Characterization of Photovoltaic devices" (Completed)

Co-principal Investigator: 01

4. HEC- IPFP PKR: 0.50 Millions "Fabrication of Nanocylinders & Spintronics Materials for Various Applications (Completed)

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