Faculty Profile

Dr. Habib-ur- Rehman

Associate Professor

Department Of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering

Dr Habib ur Rehman is currently working as Assistant Professor of Chemistry. Before joining SSE he served as Head of Optical Materials, R & D Group at Exxelis Limited, U.K. There he developed a number of new materials for optical displays and optimized innovative processes for making LED backlights and light management films. He previously worked for Terahertz Photonics, UK, and was responsible for the development of low loss optical materials for data-comm and groundbreaking sol-gel based silica on silicon deposition technology. He holds an M.Phil. degree in physical/polymer chemistry from QAU, Islamabad and Ph.D. in Materials Engineering Degree from the Institute for New Materials, Saarbrucken, Germany.

Title Publication Author Year
Biomass-derived nitrogen-doped carbon aerogel counter electrodes for dye sensitized solar cells Materials Butt M.T.Z., Preuss K., Titirici M.-M., ur Rehman H., Briscoe J. 2018
Lecithin-gold hybrid nanocarriers as efficient and pH selective vehicles for oral delivery of diacerein-In-vitro and in-vivo study Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces Javed I., Hussain S.Z., Shahzad A., Khan J.M., ur-Rehman H., Rehman M., Usman F., Razi M.T., Shah M.R., Hussain I. 2016
Design of enzyme-immobilized polymer brush-grafted magnetic nanoparticles for efficient nematicidal activity RSC Advances Butt A., Farrukh A., Ghaffar A., Duran H., Oluz Z., Ur Rehman H., Hussain T., Ahmad R., Tahir A., Yameen B. 2015
Polymer brush functionalized SiO2 nanoparticle based Nafion nanocomposites: A novel avenue to low-humidity proton conducting membranes Polymer Chemistry Farrukh A., Ashraf F., Kaltbeitzel A., Ling X., Wagner M., Duran H., Ghaffar A., Ur Rehman H., Parekh S.H., Domke K.F., Yameen B. 2015
Surface-functionalized silica gel adsorbents for efficient remediation of cationic dyes Pure and Applied Chemistry Farrukh A., Akram A., Ghaffar A., Tuncel E., Oluz Z., Duran H., Ur Rehman H., Yameen B. 2014
Retention studies of chromium (VI) from aqueous solution on the surface of a novel carbonaceous material Arabian Journal of Geosciences Hussain S., Gul S., Khan S., ur Rehman H. 2013
Erratum: Structural and electronic properties of Si n, Ge n, and Si nGe n clusters (Journal of Physical Chemistry A (2011) 115:10 (2005-2015) DOI:10.1021/jp109198r) Journal of Physical Chemistry A Ur Rehman H., Springborg M., Dong Y. 2011
Structural and electronic properties of Sin, Gen, and SinGen clusters Journal of Physical Chemistry A Ur Rehman H., Springborg M., Dong Y. 2011
Structural, energetic, and electronic properties of Sin, Ge n, and SinGen clusters European Physical Journal D Ur Rehman H., Springborg M., Dong Y. 2009
NMR analysis of cracking products of asphalt and assessment of catalyst performance Energy Ahmad I., Shakirullah M., ur Rehman H., Ishaq M., Khan M.A., Shah A.A. 2009
Studies on the chemical constituents of Phyllanthus emblica Natural Product Research Ur-Rehman H., Yasin K.A., Choudhary M.A., Khaliq N., Ur-Rahman A., Choudhary M.I., Malik S. 2007
Adsorption study of phenol on Lakhra coal Toxicological and Environmental Chemistry Ishaq M., Ahmad I., Shakirullah M., Ur Rehman H., Arsala Khan M., Ahmad I., Ur Rehman I. 2007
Study of graphitic crystallites in some carbonized residues prepared from catalytic cracking of asphalt Fullerenes Nanotubes and Carbon Nanostructures Shakirullah M., Ahmad I., Khan M.A., Ishaq M., Ur Rehman H., Shah A.A. 2006
Spent lubricating oil residues as new precursors for carbon Fullerenes Nanotubes and Carbon Nanostructures Shakirullah M., Ahmad I., Khan M.A., Ishaq M., Ur Rehman H., Saeed M. 2006