Dr. Nisar Ahmad
Cell: +92-3365656321 E. Mail: email@example.com
Father Name: Mr. Zulfiqar Ahmad Date of Birth: April 6, 1976
CNIC No.: 14203-2049787-9 Passport No.: HI1167871
Marital Status: Married Domicile: District Karak, KP, Pakistan.
Research Areas: Standardization of herbs, Bioassays guided isolation of natural products from medicinal plants leading towards drugs discovery.
Research Techniques: HPLC, Electrophoresis, Mass Spectrometry, UV Spectroscopy, Ion Exchange Chromatography, Gel Chromatography and Column Chromatography
Teaching Experience: (11 years)
Lecturer in Botany, Department of Botany, Kohat university of Science and Technology, Kohat Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan, since 2007.
Lecturer in Botany, Department of Botany, Garrison Cadet College Kohat, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan from 2003 to 2007.
Administration Experience: (2 years)
Chairman Department of Botany, Kohat university of Science and Technology, Kohat Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan from 11.03.2011 to 11.03.2013.
Research Fellowships Experience: (3 months)
School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, University of Nizwa, Sultanate of Oman
Ph. D in Plant Sciences (February 18, 2014) Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Pakistan
M. Phil in Biotechnology (2007) University of Peshawar, Peshawar, Pakistan
M. Sc in Botany (1999) University of Peshawar, Peshawar, Pakistan
B. Ed (2000) Allam Iqbal Open University Islamabad, Pakistan
B. Sc (1997) University of Peshawar, Peshawar, Pakistan
HSSC (1995) BISE, Bannu, Pakistan
SSC (1993) BISE, Bannu, Pakistan
Zabta Khan Shinwari, Nisar Ahmad, Javid Hussain and Najeeb ur Rehman. 2013.Antimicrobial Evaluation and Proximate profile of Nepeta laevigata, Nepeta Kurramensis and Rhynchosia reniformis, Pak J Bot, 45 (1): 253-259.
Sarwat, Zabta Khan Shinwari, Nisar Ahmad. 2012. Screening of indigenous knowledge of women specific diseases among the local communities of District Swat. Pak J Bot, 44 (4): 1193-1198.
Nisar Ahmad, Amir M K, Sultan Ayaz, Shakeel Ahmad, Akbar Jan, Ashraf Jamal Shah and Fatima Tu Zuhra. 2012. Antimicrobial Profile of the Selected Medicinal Plants. International Journal of Chemical and Life sciences 01 (01): 1039-1041.
Memoona A, Amir MK, Sultan A, Razia P, Sumera P, Lal M and Nisar Ahmad. 2012.Evaluation of Nepeta laevigata, Nepeta Kurramensis and Rhynchosia reniformis on Antileshmanial and antimalarial activities, International J of Bioassays, 1 (11): 122-127.
Nisar Ahmad, Zabta Khan Shinwari, Javid Hussain, Sagheer Ahmed, Ghulam Abbas, M.Zada, Naser Ahmed and Javid Iqbal. 2011. Biological Evaluation of the crude extract/fractions of Nepeta laevigata and Nepeta kurramensis, Journal of Pharmacy Research, 4 (10): 3472-3474.
Nisar Ahmad, Zabta Khan Shinwari, Javid Hussain, Sagheer Ahmed, Ghulam Abbas, M.Zada, Naser Ahmed and Javid Iqbal. 2011. Antiglycation, platelet aggregation, antioxidant, cytotoxicity and phytotoxic activities of the crude extract/fractions of Rhynchosia reniformis. Journal of Pharmacy Research, 4 (10): 3721-3724.
Fozia Ijaz, Izhar ul Haq, Ijaz Ahmad, Nisar Ahmad, Javid Hussain and Sibao Chen. 2011. Antioxidant iridoid glycosides from sky flower Duranta repens. J. Enz. Inhib. Med. Chem, 26 (!): 88-92.
Fozia Ijaz, Ijaz Ahmad, Nisar Ahmad, Izhar ul Haq and Fanghai Wang. 2010. Tyrosinase/Xanthine Oxidase inhibiting and antifungal oxindole alkaloids from Istais costata. Pharmaceutical biology, 48 (6): 716-721.
Fozia Ijaz, Nisar Ahmad, Ijaz Ahmad, Izhar ul Haq and Fanghai Wang. 2010. Two new anti-plasmodial flavonoid glycosides from Daturanta repens. J. Enz. Inhib. Med. Chem, 25 (6): 773-778.
Ijaz Ahmad, Nisar Ahmad and Fanghai Wang. 2009. Antioxidant phenyalpropanoid glycosides from Buddleja davidii. J. Enz. Inhib. Med. Chem, 24 (4): 993-997.
Nisar Ahmad, Fozia Zeb, Ijaz Ahmad and Fanghai Wang. 2009. Repenins A-D, four new antioxidarive coumarinolignoids from Duranta repens. J. Bioorg. & Medicinal Chemistry Lett. 3521-3524.
Ghosia lutfullah, Tasleem Akhter, Khan Zadi Fatima, Nisar Ahmad and Ijaz Ahmad. 2008. Irradiation effect on antimicrobial properties, nutritional values and some physicochemical characteristics of Nigella sativa, Journal of Chemical Society, 30: 860-864.
Professional development workshop regarding methods of teaching, low cost teaching aids and student assessment from 1 to 5 April 2003.
5 days in service workshop on Professional Excellence (approach and performance) organized by Frontier Education Foundation Academy from 4 to 8 July, 2005.
Seminar on Molecular aspects of host parasite interactions (Phase 2), organized by Kohat university of Science and Technology, Kohat Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan and Higher Education Commission Pakistan on February 2008.
Seminar on Quality enhancement practices organized by Kohat university of Science and Technology, Kohat Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan on May 15, 2008.
Workshop on Research techniques organized by Higher Education Commission Pakistan at Kohat university of Science and Technology, Kohat Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pakistan from 27 to 29 September 2009.
International workshop on Medicinal Plants: conservation and sustainable use (Pakistan -Unites States joint initiative from 8 to 10th December 2011.
12 th National and 3rd International conference of Botany, organized by Pakistan Botanical Society and Quaid-i-Azam University Pakistan from 1 to 3rd September 2012.
1. Prof. Dr. Zabta Khan Shinwari
Chairman department of Biotechnology
Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Pakistan
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2. Prof. Dr. Javid Hussain
Head of Department
School of Biological and Chemical Sciences
University of Nizwa, Sultanate of Oman
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3. Prof. Dr. Ghosia Lutfullah
Centre of Biotechnology
University of Peshawar, Peshawar
E. mail: Ghosia@yahoo.com