Dr Muhammad Akhyar Farrukh, PhD - Forman Christian College (A Chartered University) - Associate Professor

Dr Muhammad Akhyar Farrukh

PhD

Forman Christian College (A Chartered University)

Associate Professor

Lahore, Punjab | Pakistan

Main Specialties: Chemistry

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Dr Muhammad Akhyar Farrukh, PhD - Forman Christian College (A Chartered University) - Associate Professor

Dr Muhammad Akhyar Farrukh

PhD

Introduction

Dr. Muhammad Akhyar Farrukh is currently serving at Forman Christian College University (FCCU), Pakistan as Associate Professor of Chemistry and Coordinator Nano-Materials Research Group of Faculty of Natural Sciences, FCCU. He has over 18 years professional experience and worked in different R&D and S&T organizations including Karachi University, PCSIR, PCST and GCU Lahore. He has been duly awarded three gold medals for his outstanding academic performance in Chemistry and four gold medals for his excellent performance in research and service to society. He has been awarded many international and national awards; Representative of Pakistan by UNESCO in Morocco, TWAS-UFSC Postdoctoral Fellow in Brazil, Young Chemist Award by IUPAC in Italy, Young Scientist Awards by TWAS in Egypt and IAP/GYA in Germany, Young Scientist Award by IAP/World Economic Forum in China, TWAS-USM Postdoctoral Fellow in Malaysia, Young Researcher Award by the Council for Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings, IUPAC-2015 Award for Chemists as an outstanding chemist from developing countries in S. Korea, Research Productivity Awards with Category A, B, and C, Productive Scientist of Pakistan with rank at 11th in Pakistan in Chemistry category Young Scientists in 2017 and 2018, SATHA Innovation Award 2018 with Gold Medal.

He has published 107 papers in international/national repute journals, published/edited 23 books, 07 US patents/applications, presented 48 papers in international/national conferences and gave 53 plenary/invited lectures in 25 countries around the globe. He has won 06 major Research Grants from TWAS, USM, HEC, PSF, ORIC GCU in the area of nanotechnology and established first Nano-Chemistry Lab., at GC University Lahore and has supervised 44 M.Phil./Ph.D. theses.

Primary Affiliation: Forman Christian College (A Chartered University) - Lahore, Punjab , Pakistan

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Education

Jul 2009 - Jul 2010
Universiti Sains Malaysia
Post Doctorate
School of Chemical Sciences
Mar 2006 - Mar 2007
Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina
Post Doctorate
Department of Chemistry
Nov 2000 - Aug 2003
University of Karachi
PhD
Department of Chemistry

Experience

Oct 2018 - Oct 2018
Forman Christian College (A Chartered University), Lahore
Professor (Associate)
Chemistry
Oct 2014 - Oct 2014
Government College University Lahore
Associate Professor/Founding Director
Nano-Chemistry Lab
Nov 2013 - Nov 2013
Government College University Lahore
Registrar
HR
Jun 2008 - Jun 2008
Government College University Lahore
Assistant Professor
Chemistry
Oct 2005 - Jun 2005
Pakistan Council for Science and Technology
Senior Research Officer/Head RES/Project Director
Jan 2004 - Jan 2004
Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research Laboratories Complex Peshawar
Senior Scientific Officer
Aug 2000 - Aug 2000
University of Karachi
Full Time Cooperative Teacher
Chemistry

Publications

11Publications

75Reads

56Profile Views

13PubMed Central Citations

Mesoporous ZnAlSiO nanofertilizers enable high yield of Oryza sativa L.

Sci Rep 2020 Jul 2;10(1):10841. Epub 2020 Jul 2.

Research School of Chemistry, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, 2601, Australia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-67611-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7331578PMC
July 2020
5.078 Impact Factor

Development of Latent Fingermarks on Various Surfaces Using ZnO-SiO2 Nanopowder.

J Forensic Sci 2015 Sep;60(5):1182-7

Punjab Forensic Science Agency, Thokar Niaz Baig, Multan Road, Lahore, Pakistan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1556-4029.12890DOI Listing
September 2015
4 Reads
1 Citation
1.310 Impact Factor

Micelle-assisted synthesis of Al2O3·CaO nanocatalyst: optical properties and their applications in photodegradation of 2,4,6-trinitrophenol.

ScientificWorldJournal 2013 7;2013:641420. Epub 2013 Nov 7.

Department of Chemistry, GC University Lahore, 54000 Lahore, Pakistan.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/641420DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3842055PMC
June 2014
32 Reads
1 Citation
1.220 Impact Factor

Anti-microbial activities of sulfonamides using disc diffusion method.

Pak J Pharm Sci 2012 Oct;25(4):839-44

Department of Chemistry, Government College University Lahore, Lahore, Pakistan.

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October 2012
3 Reads
0.950 Impact Factor

N-[4-(Propyl-sulfamo-yl)phen-yl]acetamide.

Acta Crystallogr Sect E Struct Rep Online 2012 Feb 7;68(Pt 2):o290-1. Epub 2012 Jan 7.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1107/S1600536811055528DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3274984PMC
February 2012
1 Read

N-Ethyl-N-(4-methyl-phen-yl)benzene-sulfonamide.

Acta Crystallogr Sect E Struct Rep Online 2012 Feb 11;68(Pt 2):o326. Epub 2012 Jan 11.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1107/S1600536812000177DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3275014PMC
February 2012
2 Reads

N-{4-[(3-Methyl-phen-yl)sulfamo-yl]phen-yl}acetamide.

Acta Crystallogr Sect E Struct Rep Online 2012 Feb 18;68(Pt 2):o437. Epub 2012 Jan 18.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1107/S1600536812001274DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3275193PMC
February 2012
2 Reads

N-Ethyl-4-methyl-N-(3-methyl-phen-yl)benzene-sulfonamide.

Acta Crystallogr Sect E Struct Rep Online 2011 Aug 6;67(Pt 8):o1909. Epub 2011 Jul 6.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1107/S160053681102589XDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3212302PMC
August 2011
4 Reads
4 Citations

N-Benzyl-4-methyl-N-(4-methyl-phen-yl)benzene-sulfonamide.

Acta Crystallogr Sect E Struct Rep Online 2011 Aug 23;67(Pt 8):o2100. Epub 2011 Jul 23.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1107/S1600536811028522DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3213542PMC
August 2011
11 Reads
2 Citations

N-{4-[(2-Meth-oxy-phen-yl)sulfamo-yl]phen-yl}acetamide.

Acta Crystallogr Sect E Struct Rep Online 2011 Jan 8;67(Pt 2):o303-4. Epub 2011 Jan 8.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1107/S1600536811000432DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3051762PMC
January 2011
3 Reads
4 Citations

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