STAFF REPORT LHR: The COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) faculty member has secured the International Green Talent Award 2015 for his research on renewable energy production. Dr Naim Rashid, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering at CIIT, Lahore Campus was the main Pakistani to have won the current year’s International Green Talent Award (2015), presented by the Ministry of Education and Research, Germany.
Dr Naim Rashid’s exploration concentrates on Bio-energy production from waste materials and microalgae. He is likewise expecting to create innovation, for example, microbial energy unit, which can utilize microalgae for bio-energizes creation, wastewater treatment, and power era at the same time.
Dr Naim Rashid remarked on his accomplishment, “Being the beneficiary of this award is an extraordinary pride to the CIIT and me as well. I take this chance to thank CIIT family to provide me a stage where individuals are empowered, roused and bolstered to exceed expectations and expert their inward capacities”.
Minister CIIT, Dr. S. M. Junaid Zaidi, complimented Dr. Naim on winning the honor and for conveying shrubs to the nation and urged him to “keep doing awesome”.