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Dr. Muhammad Imran Rashid
Associate Professor

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Toba Tek Singh

Dr. Muhammad Imran Rashid ( Associate Professor )

Muhammad Imran Rashid has extensive experience of Industry, Research and Teaching. Muhammad Imran Rashid was born in Toba Tek Singh on 10th January, 1984. He has only Pakistan nationality. He earned B.Sc. Chemical Engineering degree from Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology (I.C.E.T), Punjab University 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 as an Assistant Professor 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.    

ALHAMDULILAH, in early 2019, Muhammad Imran Rashid has been selected as an Editorial Board Member of “Non-Metallic Material Science” journal published by Bilingual Publishing CO (Singapore).In 2019, Muhammad Imran Rashid has been also selected as an Editorial Board Member of another prestigious journal, "Research and Application of Materials Science" published by Viser Technology.Dr.Imran is also on Editorial Board of Frontiers in Energy Research serving as Review Editor for Carbon Capture,Storage and Utilization section.Dr. Muhammad Imran Rashid has joined Editorial Board of Earth Sciences,Science Publishing Group.Dr.Imran served as Associate Editor for handling Editorial in Frontiers in Psychology.

Muhammad Imran Rashid has reviewed articles for Journal of Cleaner Production, Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries,Applied Geochemistry, Energies,Sustainability, Energy,Sustainability and Society,Energy Science & Engineering,Carbon Capture Science & Technology,Frontiers in Energy Research, International Journal of Research in Environmental Studies, International Journal of Geology and Mining,Healthcare,Current Journal of Applied Science and Technology,Journal of Engineering Research and Reports,Technical Journal UET Taxila, Pakistan Journals of Scientifc and Industrial Research, Non-Metallic Material Science,Advances in Environmental and Engineering Research.For more reviewed journals, please refer to Publons profile.

Dr. Imran has also reviewed articles for various conferences such as International Conference of Energy Engineering and Environmental Protection, Zhuhai, China 2022.

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

Research Interest

  • Process Safety and Risk Assessment
  • Carbon sequestration using mineral carbonation
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Energy and Environment
  • Clean Coal Technologies