PublicationsPosts Journals Published in 2016
1.Performance and optimization of lab-scale membrane bioreactors for synthetic municipal wastewater
December 01, 2016
Sher Jamal Khan, Sara Imran Khan, Imran Hashmi, Rita Henderson
Desalination and Water Treatment – Volume 57, Issue 60, Pages 29193-29200
2. Biodegradation of low density polyethylene (LDPE) modified with dye sensitized titania and starch blend using Stenotrophomonas pavanii
September 02, 2016
Ch Tahir Mehmood, Ishtiaq A Qazi, Imran Hashmi, Samarth Bhargava, Sriramulu Deepa
International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation – Volume 113, Pages 276-286
3. Microbial population dynamics and profiling of quorum sensing agents in membrane bioreactor
September 01, 2016
Hira Waheed, Imran Hashmi, Sher Jamal Khan, Sang Ryoung Kim, Muhammad Arshad, Habib Nasir
International Biodeterioration and Biodegradation – Volume 113, Pages 66-73
4. Effect of metal ions and petrochemicals on bioremediation of chlorpyrifos in aerobic sequencing batch bioreactor (ASBR)
July 28, 2016
Saira Khalid, Imran Hashmi, Sher Jamal Khan, Ishtiaq Ahmad Qazi, Habib Nasir
Environmental Science and Pollution Research – Volume 23, Pages 20646–20660
5. Optimization of total trihalomethanes'(TTHMs) and their precursors’ removal by granulated activated carbon (GAC) and sand dual media by response surface methodology (RSM)
June 01, 2016
Sajida Rasheed, Luiza Campos, Jong Kim, Qizhi Zhou, Imran Hashmi
Water Science and Technology: Water Supply – Volume 16, Issue 3, Pages 783-793
 6.Biomonitoring of Toxic Effects of Pesticides in Occupationally Exposed Individuals
June 01, 2016
Muhammad Arshad, Maryam Siddiqa, Saddaf Rashid, Imran Hashmi, Muhammad Ali Awan, Muhammad Arif Ali
Safety and Health at Work – Volume 7, Issue 2, Pages 156-160
7. Bacterial assisted degradation of chlorpyrifos: The key role of environmental conditions, trace metals and organic solvents
March 01, 2016
SairaKhalid, ImranHashmi, Sher JamalKhan
Journal of Environmental Management – Volume 168, Pages 1-9
8.Biotreatment of chlorpyrifos in a bench scale bioreactor using Psychrobacter alimentarius T14
February 01, 2016
Saira Khalid, Imran Hashmi
Environmental Technology – Volume 37, Issue 3, Pages 316-325
 9.Inactivation of Escherichia coli and Salmonella with chlorine in drinking waters at various pH and temperature levels
January 01, 2016
Sajida Rasheed, Imran Hashmi, Luiza Campos
Proceedings of the Pakistan Academy of Sciences – Volume 53, Issue 2B, Pages 83-92
November 01, 2016
Naila Yasmin, Muhammad Fahim Khokhar, Sundus Tanveer, Zafeer Saqib, Waseem Razzaq Khan
Pakistan Journal of Agricultural Sciences – Volume 53, Issue 4, Pages 777-786
11. Temporal Assessment of NO2 Pollution Levels in Urban Centers of Pakistan by Employing Ground-Based and Satellite Observations
August 01, 2016
Muhammad Fahim Khokhar, Hadiqa Mehdi, Zain Abbas, Zeeshan Javed
Aerosol and Air Quality Research – Volume 16, Issue 8, Pages 1854-1867
12. Comparative Analysis of Atmospheric Glyoxal Column Densities Retrieved from MAX-DOAS Observations in Pakistan and during MAD-CAT Field Campaign in Mainz, Germany
May 17, 2016
Muhammad Fahim Khokhar, Syeda Ifraw Naveed, Junaid Khayyam Butt, Zain Abbas
Atmosphere – Volume 7, Issue 5, Article Number 68
13. Temporal Variability and Characterization of Aerosols across the Pakistan Region during the Winter Fog Periods
May 01, 2016
Muhammad Fahim Khokhar, Naila Yasmin, Farrukh Chishtie, Imran Shahid
Atmosphere – Volume 7, Issue 5, Article Number 67
14. Spatial variance and assessment of nitrogen dioxide pollution in major cities of Pakistan along N5-Highway
May 01, 2016
Yasir Shabbir, Muhammad Fahim Khokhar, Reza Shaiganfar, Thomas Wagner
15.Estimation of light duty vehicle emissions in Islamabad and climate co-benefits of improved emission standards implementation
February 01, 2016
Izhar Hussain Shah, Muhammad Zeeshan
Atmospheric Environment – Volume 127, Pages 236-243
16. Guar, jantar, wheat straw, and rice hull composts as replacements for peat in muskmelon transplant production
December 01, 2016
Ghulam Mustafa, Muhammad Arif Ali, Donald Smith, Timothy Schwinghamer, John R. Lamont, Niaz Ahmed, Sajjad Hussain, Muhammad Arshad
International Journal of Recycling of Organic Waste in Agriculture – Volume 5, Issue 4, Pages 323-332
17.Enhanced photodegradation of titania loaded polyethylene films in a humid environment
September 01, 2016
Ch. Tahir Mehmood, Ishtiaq A. Qazi, Muhammad Anwar Baig, Muhammad Arshad, Abdul Quddos
International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation – Volume 113, Pages 287-296
18. Effects of illuminance and nutrients on bacterial photo-physiology of hydrocarbon degradation
July 01, 2016
Aqib Hassan Ali Khan, Mariam Anees , Muhammad Arshad , Yousaf Shad Muhammad, Mazhar Iqbal, Sohail Yousaf
Science of The Total Environment – Volume 557, Pages 705-711
19.Immobilization in cement mortar of chromium removed from water using titania nanoparticles
May 01, 2016
Ishtiaq Ahmed Qazi, Wasim Khaliq,
Muhammad Arshad, Ahmed HusnainJournal of Environmental Management – Volume 172, Pages 10-17
20.Removal and recovery of sodium hydroxide (NaOH) from industrial wastewater by two-stage diffusion dialysis (DD) and electrodialysis (ED) processes
April 01, 2016
Sher Jamal Khan, Babar Imran, Ishtiaq A. Qazi, Muhammad Arshad
Desalination and Water Treatment – Volume 57, Issue 17, Pages 7926-7932
21. Phytoavailability of lead altered by two Pelargonium cultivars grown on contrasting lead-spiked soils
February 01, 2016
Muhammad Arshad, Georges Merlina, Gaëlle Uzu, Sophie Sobanska, Géraldine Sarret, Camille Dumat, Jérome Silvestre, Eric Pinelli, Jean Kallerhoff
Journal of Soils and Sediments – Volume 16, Issue 2, Pages 581-591
22. Kinetics of Adsorptive Removal of Drimarene Brilliant Red from Aqueous Solution Using Untreated Agricultural Residues
February 01, 2016
Ch. Tahir Mehmood, Muhammad Arshad, Tayyab Ashfaq, Muhammad Bilal, Muhammad Shafiq, Kiran Hina
Pakistan Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research Series A: Physical Sciences – Volume 59, No.1, Pages 11-22
23. Benzene degradation with bacterial strains isolated from rhizosphere of Cannabis sativa being irrigated with petroleum refinery wastewater.
January 01, 2016
Muhammad Saad Bin Zahid, Aneela Iqbal, Muhammad Arshad
Desalination and Water Treatment – Volume: 57 Issue: 37 Pages: 17579-17584
24.Heat extraction and brine management fromsalinity gradient solar pond and membranedistillation
December 29, 2016
Yousuf Jamal , Kamran Manzoor, Sher Jamal Khan, Muhammad Aamir Shahzad
Chemical Engineering Research and Design – Volume 118, Pages 226-237
25.Optimization of hydraulic retention time (HRT) employing statistical tools of a lab-scale sequencing batch rector (SBR) treating real wastewater of a University campus
August 31, 2016
Ghalib Hasnain, Sher Jamal Khan, Saud Ahmed Khan, Usama Awais, Muhammad Junaid, Ahmed Ali, Nelufar Raza, Saimar Pervez
Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences – Volume 9, Issue 2, Pages 129-141
26. Reverse solute transport, microbial toxicity, membrane cleaning and flux of regenerated draw in the FO-MBR using a micellar draw solution
August 01, 2016
Muhammad Saqib Nawaz, Fozia Parveen, Gabriela Gadelha, Sher Jamal Khan, Rong Wang, Nicholas Peter Hankins
Desalination – Volume 391, Pages 105-111
27.Desalination of brackish water using capacitive deionization (CDI) technology
April 01, 2016
Yousuf Jamal , Fawad Ahmad, Sher Jamal Khan, Hussain Kamran, Aitzaz Ahsan, Muhammad Ahmad, Amir Khan
Desalination and Water Treatment – Volume: 57 Issue: 17 Pages: 7659-7666
28. Photocatalytic degradation of textile dyes on Cu2O-CuO/TiO2 anatase powders
June 01, 2016
Zeshan, A. Ajmal, I. Majeed, R.N. Malik, M. Iqbal, M. Arif Nadeem, I. Hussain, S. Yousaf, G. Mustafaa, M.I. Zafar, M. Amtiaz Nadeem
Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering – Volume 4, Issue 2, Pages 2138-2146
29.Reuse of alum sludge for phosphorus removal from municipal wastewater
June 14, 2016
Nida Maqbool, Zahiruddin Khan, Aisha Asghar
Desalination and Water Treatment – Volume: 57 Issue: 28 Pages: 13246-13254