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A personal tribute to Dr. Ishfaq Ahmad, N.I., H.I., S.I.


article image WITH PASSING away of Dr. Ishfaq Ahmad on 18th Jan. 2018, Pakistan lost an iconic scientific leader, who had been associated, directly or indirectly, with every significant development on Pakistan’s scientific scene for well over half a century. In particular, his name was synonymous with Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC), where he served for more […]…Read More

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Senior most scientist Dr. Ishfaq Ahmad laid to rest

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Former chairman of Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission Dr. Ishfaq Ahmad’s funeral prayer was offered at H-11 Graveyard, Islamabad on Sunday. General Zubair Mahmood Hayat Chairman Joint Chief of Staff Committee (CJCSC), Dr. Fayyazuddin senior scientist, Dr. Ansar Pervez former chairman of PAEC, civil and military leadership participated in the funeral prayer. A large community of […]…Read More

Renowned Physicist Dr. Ishfaq Ahmed passes away at age 87

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Islamabad: Dr. Ishfaq Ahmad (SI, HI, NI), the renowned Pakistani Nuclear Physicist and a former head to Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission, has passed away on January 18, 2018 (Thursday). As confirmed by media, Dr. Ishfaq was severely ill and hospitalized since the second week of 2018. His death was confirmed on Thursday evening. Dr. Ishfaq […]…Read More

PCST announced Dr. Yusuf the most productive scientist

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Dr. Yusuf the most productive scientist of Pakistan 2017 announced by Pakistan Council for Science & Technology (PCST). The Council evaluates researchers including academicians, engineers, and doctors of Pakistan based on the quality of research involved in developing new ways in the field of science and technology. In the last 20 years, PCST has established […]…Read More

Pakistan has potential to standout in technology among developed countries; Dr. AQ Khan

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Dr. AQ Khan, legendary scientist, and founder of nuclear programme of Pakistan said that Pakistan is an ideal place to achieve their goals and dreams with skills such as positive thinking and hard work, expressed his views at as Chief Guest the 5th convocation of the Shifa Tameer-e-Millat University (STMU) at the Jinnah Convention. Prof. […]…Read More

Dr. Nergis Mavalvala honored with first Lahore Technology Award

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Pakistani-American astrophysicist from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Dr. Nergis Mavalvala was honored with Lahore Technology Award at the first convocation of Information Technology University (ITU). Mavalvala not only known for first observation of gravitational waves but she was also a part of the team that received the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics. “Pakistan does […]…Read More

Winner of SATHA Innovation Award 2017; Dr. Tahir Hussain

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article image Dr. Tahir Hussain, Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology won SATHA Innovation Award for the year 2017. Dr. Tahir Hussain received a certificate and medal in recognition of his innovative and significant contribution towards prevention of potential epidemics from multidrug-resistant bacteria. He received his award from the SATHA president, and Vice Chancellor of the University of […]…Read More

Dr. Abdul Rashid Chosen as 2017 IPNI Science Award Winner

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The International Plant Nutrition Institute (IPNI) has named Dr. Abdul Rashid, Fellow & Editor-in-Chief with the Pakistan Academy of Sciences, as the recipient of the 2017 IPNI Science Award. Dr. Rashid’s achievements are unique among soil and crop scientists. Abdul’s innovative, problem-solving approach to balanced and efficient fertilizer use in calcareous soils, focusing on micronutrients, […]…Read More

ECOSF strives to promote Science, Engineering, Technology and Innovation (SETI) in the ECO Region

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article image The Economic Cooperation Organization Regional Planning Council (ECORPC) 28th meeting held in Islamabad to review progress on the implementation of the ECO-approved programs/projects and to consider proposals for new programs and projects for 2018-2019. While addressing in the meeting President ECO Science Foundation Dr. Manzoor Soomro said, since its inception, ECOSF has transformed itself into […]…Read More