Dr. Muhammad Imran Rashid ( Associate Professor )

Dr. Muhammad Imran Rashid is on Editorial Board of "Frontiers in Energy Research" serving as Review Editor for Carbon Capture, Storage and Utilization section. Dr. Imran is Topical Advisory Panel member of "Safety" journal published by MDPI. Dr. Imran is also an Editorial Board Member of “Non-Metallic Material Science” journal published by Bilingual Publishing CO (Singapore). Dr. Imran is also an Editorial Board Member of "Research and Application of Materials Science" journal published by Viser Technology. Dr. Imran has joined Editorial Board of Earth Sciences, Science Publishing Group.Dr. Imran is Guest Editor of "Minerals" journal published by MDPI.Dr. Imran served as Associate Editor for handling Editorial in Frontiers in Psychology. Dr. Imran is member of Asia-Pacific Association of Scientific Research and Society of Chemical Industry London.


Muhammad Imran Rashid has extensive experience of Industry, Research and Teaching.He has only Pakistan nationality. He earned B.Sc. Chemical Engineering degree from Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology (I.C.E.T), University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan in 2008 with distinction. Then he served in Dawood Hercules Chemicals (Fertilizer) Limited as a Unit Shift Engineer (USE), Urea unit for four years. In this fertilizer industry he obtained training on ammonia, urea and utility units and various other services. He supervised hundreds of jobs including many critical jobs such as Urea lumps removal from scraper blades, from underneath of bucket desk, prill tower painting, overhauling of scraper gear box and high pressure compressors bellows installment and many more. He was responsible for emergency handling, Safety, maintenance jobs, plant start up and shut down, smooth plant operations, plant modifications and quality control.During dh job, Imran also Simultaneously managed to earn M.Sc Chemical Engineering degree from University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore. Imran started lectureship in COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Chemical Engineering Department on September 2012.

On 13th January, 2013 Imran joined Chemical, Polymer and Composite Material Engineering Department, UET, Lahore (KSK Campus) as a lecturer. After serving here for one and half year, and obtaining study leave, he travelled to Australia, The University of Newcastle (UoN), Australia to earn his Ph.D. degree in Chemical Engineering. He worked in UoN for four years with NSW Government, Mineral Carbonation International and Orica Limited. He helped in building/construction and operation of world First Pilot Plant in mineral carbonation.After his Ph.D., he returned Pakistan and resumed his duties in Chemical,Polymer and Composite Material Engineering Department.Please refer to Google Scholar, ResearchGate, ORCID, Linkdin ,Loop or UET faculty website for his publications.He has versatile publications including Editorial, Short Communication, Feature, Original Research Articles, Reviews, Book Chapter, and Books.Dr. Imran is promoted to Associate Professor in 2021.Department of Chemical,Polymer and Composite Materials Engineering arranged an International conference (Virtual),Advances in Chemical Engineering and Science,9th June, 2021.Dr. Imran served as Technical Review Committee member and compiled Book of Abstracts and was Co-Chair of a session.He was involved in overall arrangements.    

Muhammad Imran Rashid has reviewed articles for Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries,Journal of Cleaner Production, ,Applied Geochemistry, Energies,Sustainability,Energy Science & Engineering,Energy Sustainability and Society,Carbon Capture Science & Technology,Frontiers in Energy Research and various other journals and international conferences.For more reviewed journals, please refer to Publons profile.

Latest Qualification : Ph.D. Chemical Engineering

Teaching Courses

  • Gas Engineering
  • Chemical Process Industries-1
  • Chemical Process Industries-2
  • Fluid Flow Operations
  • Clean Coal Technologies
  • Industrial Power Generation Technology
  • Heat Transfer Operations
  • Health Safety and Environment
  • Process Plant Utilities
  • Industrial Safety Fundamentals
  • Hazard Identification and Evaluation
  • Petroleum and Petrochemical Technology
  • Health and Safety at Workplace
  • Industrial Toxicology
  • Industrial Field Training-1
  • Physical Hazards
  • Occupational Safety, Health and Environment
  • Particle Technology

Research Interest

  • Process Safety and Risk Assessment
  • Carbon sequestration using mineral carbonation
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Energy and Environment
  • Clean Coal Technologies
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Dr. Muhammad Imran Rashid
Associate Professor

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