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.

Biomass-derived nitrogen-doped carbon aerogel counter electrodes for dye sensitized solar cellsMaterialsButt 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 studyColloids and Surfaces B: BiointerfacesJaved 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 activityRSC AdvancesButt 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 membranesPolymer ChemistryFarrukh 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 dyesPure and Applied ChemistryFarrukh 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 materialArabian Journal of GeosciencesHussain 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 AUr Rehman H., Springborg M., Dong Y.2011
Structural and electronic properties of Sin, Gen, and SinGen clustersJournal of Physical Chemistry AUr Rehman H., Springborg M., Dong Y.2011
Structural, energetic, and electronic properties of Sin, Ge n, and SinGen clustersEuropean Physical Journal DUr Rehman H., Springborg M., Dong Y.2009
NMR analysis of cracking products of asphalt and assessment of catalyst performanceEnergyAhmad I., Shakirullah M., ur Rehman H., Ishaq M., Khan M.A., Shah A.A.2009
Studies on the chemical constituents of Phyllanthus emblicaNatural Product ResearchUr-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 coalToxicological and Environmental ChemistryIshaq 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 asphaltFullerenes Nanotubes and Carbon NanostructuresShakirullah M., Ahmad I., Khan M.A., Ishaq M., Ur Rehman H., Shah A.A.2006
Spent lubricating oil residues as new precursors for carbonFullerenes Nanotubes and Carbon NanostructuresShakirullah M., Ahmad I., Khan M.A., Ishaq M., Ur Rehman H., Saeed M.2006