Faculty Profile

Shah Muhammad Haroon

Assistant Professor

School of Science

Department of Chemistry

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Personal Profile:

Father’s Name Muhammad Ismail Shah
Date of Birth 01.06.1982
N.I.C. No. 37203-1471829-1
Domicile/Religion Chakwal (Punjab)/ Islam
Marital Status Married
Mailing Address House No. 1015, Nizam Block, Allama Iqbal Town, Lahore, Pakistan.
E-mail/Mobile No. [email protected] / +92 321 4520 457

Job Experience:

Sr. No.DesignationCompanyDuration
1 Assistant Professor UMT

till date

2 Trainee Chemist

(ICI Pakistan Ltd.)


3 Q.C. Analyst Tagma Pharma Private Ltd.



CertificateName of Institution Year 
Master of Philosophy    (Chemistry) Forman Christian College University, Lahore


Master of Chemistry University of the Punjab, Lahore 2006
Bachelor of Science Baha-ud-din Zakaria University, Multan 2003
Faculty of Science Federal Board, Islamabad 2000
Matriculation Rawalpindi Board 1997


1. Ethanol as an Alternative Source of Energy
International Conference on Power Generation System and Renewable Energy Technologies, International Islamic University, Islamabad, Pakistan, (Nov 29- Dec 2, 2010).

2. Latent tuberculosis infection screening in HCV patients: The necessity and guidelines for Pakistan Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Disease 2017.

3. Comparative Study of Antioxidant Activity of Flower of Aloe vera and Leaf Extract of Aloe ferox Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, 2018.

4. Schiff Bases: Multipurpose Pharmacophores with Extensive Biological Applications Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, 2018.

5. Adsorption Capacity of Low Cost Activated Carbon for Removal of Copper Ions from Aqeous Media Journal of Scientific Inquiry and Review, Volume 2, Issue 111, 2018.

6. Efficient template based synthesis of Ni nanorods by etching porous alumina for their enhanced photocatalytic activities against Methyl Red and Methyl Orange dyes, Journal of Molecular Structure, 1184 , 2019.

7. Synthesis, Characterization and Photocatalytic Application of S-Doped Graphitic Carbon Nitride Nanocomposite with Nickel Doped Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles, Digest Journal of Nanomaterials and Biostructures, Vol. 15, No. 4, October-December 2020, p.1097- 1105.

8. Climatic Events and Natural Disasters of 21st Century: A Perspective of Pakistan, International Journal of Economics and Environmental Geology Vol. 11 (2) 46-54,2020.

9. Computational Study of D-glucose and its Differential Cognitive Effects on Well-being and Quality of Life, Journal of Scientific Inquiry and Review, Volume 4, Issue 3, 2020.

10. Dietary Phenolic Compounds in Plants:Their Antioxidant and Pharmacological Potential, Postepy Biologii Komorki, Volume 47, Issue 3, 307-320, 2020.

11. Microbial Contamination in Drinking Water of Saggiyan-Lahore, Pakistan, Int. J. Econ. Environ. Geol., Vol.12(1), 76-80,2021.

12. UV/VIS absorption properties of metal sulphate polymer nanocomposite, Digest Journal of Nanomaterials and Biostructures, Vol.16,No.4,1557-1567, 2021.

13. Kinetic and Isothermal Studies on the Adsorptive Removal of Direct Yellow 12 Dye from Wastewater Using Propionic Acid Treated Bagasse,ChemistrySelect, Vol. 6, Issue 43, 12146-12152, 2021.

14. Acrylic acid-functionalized cellulose diacrylate-carbon nanocomposite thin film, preparation, characterization, and its applications, The Journal of The Mineral, Metal and Material Society (JOM),2022.

15. A concise review on toxicity and pharmaceutical aspects of foeniculum vulgare with emphasis on ANT-Cancer potential, 2022.

16. Facile synthesis of catalyst free carbon nanoparticles from the soot of natural oils, Frontiers in Materials,Vol.9,1-8, 2022.

Research Interests 

  • Water Purification and Conservation
  • Adsorption
  • Heavy Metals in the Environmental
  • Bioanalytical Chemistry
  • Paints and Coating Materials
  • Photocatalysis

Senior Project/ Research Supervision 

  • Removal of Lead Ions from Water by Biomaterial
  • Non-extractive UV-Vis Spectroscopic Method for Metals in Blood Samples
  • Effect of Cenosphere in Thermal Insulation of Emulsion Paint
  • Effect of Hollow glass spheres in Thermal Insulation of Enamel  Paint


M.Phil   Exploration of Low Cost Adsorbents for Industrial polluted Water Purification

M.Sc     Synthesis and Characterization of Metal 2-Ethylhexanoates as Coating Drier

Conference Presentations 

  • Exploration of Low Cost Activated Carbons for Polluted Water Purification
  • Study of Industrial Waste for the Identification and Purification of Valuable Components
  • Alternative Energy Resources A Brief Overview
  • Ethanol an Alternative Energy Resource
  • Low cost activated carbon for removal of chromium from aqueous media
  • Exploration of Adsorption Capacity of Low Cost Activated Carbon for Removal of Copper Ion from Water

Professional Memberships

  • Member of World Wildlife Fund Pakistan, Membership # 74424 JIB-2016
  • Member of the International Scientific Organization, Membership # 101-2018
  • Member of the Pakistan Institute of Chemists
  • Lifetime Member of the Chemical Society of Pakistan

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