Faculty Profile

Dr. Habib-ur- Rehman

Assistant 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
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 SiO2nanoparticle 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
Study of thallium(III) adsorption onto multiwall carbon nanotubes Xinxing Tan Cailiao/New Carbon Materials ur Rehman S., Ullah N., Kamali A.R., Ali K., Yerlikaya C., ur Rehman H. 2012
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 SinGenclusters 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
Semester Title Code
Spring Semester 2017-18 Master's Thesis 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Master's Thesis 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Quantum Chemistry & Spectroscopy 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Chemical Problems & Reports 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Experimental Chemistry 1702
Fall Semester 2017-18 Master's Thesis 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Master's Thesis 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 Principles of Chemistry 1701
Spring Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis II 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Quantum Chemistry & Spectroscopy 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Experimental Chemistry 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Senior Project II 1602
Fall Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis II 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Master's Thesis I 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Chemistry Seminar 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Principles of Chemistry 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Senior Project I 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Senior Project I 1601
Spring Semester 2015-16 Master's Thesis I 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Quantum Chemistry & Spectroscopy 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Chemical Problems & Reports 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Experimental Chemistry 1502
Fall Semester 2015-16 Doctoral Thesis Research 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Principles of Chemistry 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Physical Chemistry Lab 1501
Summer Semester 2014-15 Doctoral Thesis Research 1403
Spring Semester 2014-15 Master's Thesis II 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Doctoral Thesis Research 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Chemistry Literature Seminar 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Directed Research Project 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Quantum Chemistry & Spectroscopy 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Experimental Chemistry 1402
Fall Semester 2014-15 Master's Thesis I 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Doctoral Thesis Research 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Principles of Chemistry 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Physical Chemistry Lab 1401
  • Past Courses
    Semester Title Code
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Special Topics in Physical Chemistry 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Experimental Chemistry 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Senior Project II 1302
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Chemical Problems & Reports 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Principles of Chemistry 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Physical Chemistry Lab 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Independent Study 1301
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Senior Project II 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Special Topics in Physical Chemistry 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Experimental Chemistry 1202
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Principles of Chemistry 1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Senior Project I 1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Physical Chemistry Lab 1201
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Senior Project II 1102
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Senior Project I 1102
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Special Topics in Physical Chemistry 1102
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Experimental Chemistry 1102
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Principles of Chemistry 1101
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Senior Project I 1101
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Physical Chemistry Lab 1101
    Spring Semester 2010-11 Special Topics in Physical Chemistry 1002
    Fall Semester 2010-11 Quantum Mechanics-Applications in Chemistry 1001