Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
Dr. Muhammad Arfan
Head of Department
Department of Chemistry

National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
School of Natural Sciences, H-12, Islamabad
Tel : +92-51-90855598

β-Peptides Synthesis, Organic Synthesis, Natural Product Isolation and Synthesis

Ph.D Chemistry(QAU, Pakistan )

1. Ph. D. Organic Chemistry:Department of Chemistry, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad.
2. Foreign Research Stay:Department of Organic and Bimolecular Chemistry,University of Gottingen, Germany.
3. M. Phil. Organic Chemistry: Department of Chemistry, Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad.
Honour and Awards:
1.   Best Researcher Award of 2006 (Organic Section). Chemistry Department Quaid- e- Azam University Islamabad, Pakistan.
2.   HEC fellowship for Gottingen University Germany (25-02-2007 to 25-12-2007) under International Research Support Initiative Program 2006.
3.   Best Researcher Award of year 2007 (Organic Section). Chemistry Department Quaid-I-Azam University Islamabad, Pakistan.
4.   Research Productive Allowance 2007 (G category) PCST (Pakistan Council for Science and Technology).
5.   Best Publication Award of year 2008(Organic Section). Chemistry Department Quaid-e-Azam University Islamabad, Pakistan.
6.   Research Productive Allowance 2008 (G category) PCST (Pakistan Council for Science and Technology).
7.   Best Poster Award 2009 (Organic Section). Chemistry Department Quaid-I-Azam University Islamabad, Pakistan.
8.   Research Productive Award 2010-11 (F category) PCST (Pakistan Council for Science and Technology).
9.   Research Productive Award 2011-12 (G category) PCST (Pakistan Council for Science and Technology).
10. COMSATS Research Productive Award 2012-13.
Life Time Member of Chemical Society of Pakistan
Positions Held:
  1. 01-1-2003 to 09-09-2003: Lecture, F. G. Quaid-i-Azam College Chaklala-III Rawalpindi.
  2. 29.07.2009- 25-08-2014: Assistant Professor Department of Chemistry COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Abbottabad Pakistan.
  3. 26.08.2014-To-29.06.2016: Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry School of Natural Sciences (SNS), National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST),-12, Islamabad.
  4. 29.06.2016 to date: Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry School of Natural Sciences (SNS), National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST),-12, Islamabad.
  5. 01.06.2017 to date: Head R&D, School of Natural Sciences (SNS), National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST),-12, Islamabad.

          1. Enzyme Inhibition Studies of β-   Amino acids and their Derivatives CIIT Research Grant (0.2 Million Completed).
         2. 6xMS research students received HEC grants under HEC sponsored program titled ‘Access to Scientific Instrumentation Program (ASIP)’
             (0.45M 2016-17)
    3. Dr.  Muhammad Arfan awarded research grant (worth Rs. 2.8 Million) from Higher Education Commission (HEC), Govt. of Pakistan, to Synthesis and β-Peptides Analog of Neurotensin NT (8-13)  
    Title of Project:              Synthesis and Biological Screening of β-Peptides Analog of Neurotensin NT (8-13)
    Amount:                        2.8 Million
    Principal Investigator:     Dr. Muhammad Arfan
                                          Assistant Professor
                                          Department of Chemistry SNS, NUST, H-12 Islamabad

    4. Electron Donors Assisted Photocatalytic Conversion of CO2 Employing N-Doped Graphene Supported Metal Chalcogenide Photocatalysts. Pakistan Higher Education Commission, 2017 (Rs 3.341304 M ). PI: Dr. M. Arfan

Research Areas:

  1. β-peptides Synthesis
  2. Synthesis of peptide drugs
  3. Reagents in organic synthesis
  4. Develop new methodologies

Research Students:

M.Phil Students


  1. Sanaullah Fall 2010: GIS/ Geostatistics Mapping of DDT Contaminated soils of Abandoned DDT Factory area Amangrah (Member of Supervisory Committee).
  2. Amina Ali  Fall 2011: Iodine Catalyzed Esterification of N-protected Amino acids (Co-Supervisor).
  3. Muhammad Yasir Spring 12: Schiff Bases of N-Protected Amino acids (Co-Supervisor).
  4. Ghamama Khatoon Spring 12: Chemicals Transformations by using Iodine as catalyst (Co-Supervisor).
  5. Muhammad Atif Khan Fall 13: Antimicricrobial Screening of the Chemical Constituents, Isolated from Swertia chirata. Co-Supervisor).
  6. Asad Hamad Fall 13: Biological Evaluation of Secondary Metabolites isolated from Aerial Parts of Artemisia vulgaris. Co-Supervisor).
  7. Kashif Bashir Fall 13: Biological Screening of Secondary metabolites  Isolated from Bark of Taxus wallichianan (Co-Supervisor).
  8. Atta Ullah Fall15: Synthesis and Anti-bacterial Activity of Some Amino acids Derivatives. (Co-Supervisor)
  9. Kiran Kiran Tauqeer Fall 15: Synthesis, DFT Study and Biological Activities of Ternary Metal Complexes Using Quinolones With Amino acid (Supervisor).
  10. Memoona Shaheen (Fall 15): Synthesis of Benzothiazole Derivatives Using Molecular Iodine as a Soft Catalyst (Supervisor).
  11. Humaira Afzal (Fall 15): Synthesis and Biological Activities of Metal Complexes of Schiff Bases Synthesized from Isoniazid (Supervisor).
  12. Amina Tahira (Fall 15): A Facile Approach for the Synthesis of Benzothiazole from N-Protected Amino Acids. (Supervisor)
  13. Anum Ayub (Spring 17-Present ): Synthesis of Dyes for Metal uptake.(In progress, Supervisor).
  14. Farah Shabir (Fall 17): Synthesis of Nucleosides (Supervisor)
  15. Anum Arooj (Fall 17): Iodine Catalyzed reactions (In progress, Supervisor).
  16. Amna Altaf (Fall 18): Organic free coating of tablets (In progress, Supervisor)
  17. Muhammad Uzman (Fall 18): (In progress, Supervisor)
  18. Atique ur Rehman (Fall 18): (In progress, Supervisor)

PhD Students:

  1. Naeem Ahmad (Fall 2016)
  2. Kashif Jadoon Fall 13: Phytochemical Studies of Trillium govanianum(Co-Supervisor)-Thesis submitted.
Research ​Publications:
​1. Amino acid conjugated antimicrobial drugs: Synthesis, lipophilicity activity relationship, antibacterial and urease inhibition activity Atta Ullah, Fatima Iftikhar, Muhammad Arfan, Syeda Tayyaba Batool Kazmi, Muhammad Naveed Anjum, Ihsan-ul Haq, Muhammad Ayaz, Sadia Farooq, Umer Rashid. European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 145, 2018. 140-153.
​2. ​ ​Evaluation of Antioxidant, Antimicrobial and Cytotoxic potential in Artemisia vulgaris L. Asad Hamad, Muhammad Arfan, Shujaat Ali Khan, Nighat Fatima, Arshad Mehmood Abbasi, Abdul Mannan.  Revista Română de Medicină de Laborator Vol. 26, No.4, October, 2018 DOI:102478/rrlm-2018-0020.
​3. ​Antioxidants, antimicrobial and cytotoxic potential of Swertia chirata. Muhammad Atif Khan, Muhammad Zia, Muhammad Arfan, Abdul Nazir, Nighat Fatima1,Muhammad Naseer, Shujaat Ali Khan, Tariq Ismail1, Yasser MSA Alkahraman, Ghulam Murtaza, Abdul Mannan. Biomedical Research 2018; 29 (13): 2722-2726.
​4. Kashif Maqbool Khan, Lutfun Nahar, Abdul Mannan, Ihsan Ul-Haq, Muhammad Arfan, Ghazanfar Ali Khan, Izhar Hussain & Satyajit D. Sarker, Cytotoxicity, In vitro anti-Leishmanial and fingerprint HPLC- photodiode array analysis of the roots of Trillium govanianum. Natural Product Research, 2018, Vol. 32, NO. 18, 2193-2201.
​​5. ​LC-MS Analysis and Cytotoxicity of Asparagus adscendens roots against Human Cancer Cell Lines, Kashif M. Khan, Lutfun Nahar, Abdul Mannan, Muhammad Arfan, Ghazanfar Ali Khan, Afaf Al-Groshi, Andrew Evans, Nicola M. Dempster, Fyaz M. D. Ismail, & Satyajit D. Sarker. Pharmacognosy Magazine Vol. 13, Issue 52, 2017, S 890-S892.
​6. ​Obaid-ur-Rahman Abid , Ghamama Khatoon, Muhammad Arfan, Imran Sajid, Peter Langer, Wajid Rehman, Fazal Rahim, Muhammad Yasir, Muhammad Waqar & Kashif Syed Haleem, Synthesis of Hydrazones from Amino Acids and their Antimicrobial and Cytotoxic Activities, J. Chin. Chem. Soc. 2017. DOI: 10.1002/jccs.201600859).
​7. ​Kashif Maqbool Khan, Lutfun Nahar, Abdul Mannan, Muhammad Arfan, Ghazanfar Ali Khan, Glyn Hobbs and Satyajit D. Sarker, Evaluation of resazurin microtiter plate assay and HPLC- photodiode array analysis of the roots of Asparagus adscendin, Natural Product Research, 2017
​8. ​Sana Mushtaq, Jawad Akbar Khan; Faiz Rabbani, Usman Latif, Muhammad Arfan,  Muhammad Arfat Yameen,  Biocompatible, biodegradable polymeric antibacterial nanoparticles for enhancing the effects of the third generation cephalosporin against resistant bacteria, Journal of Medical Microbiology, 2017;66:318–327.
​9. ​Zafar I, Arfan M, Nasir RP and Shaikha AJ. Aluminum Phthalocyanine Derivatives: Potential in Antimicrobial PDT and Photodiagnosis, Austin Biomolecules Review Article 2016.
​10. ​Yahia N. Mabkhot,  Muhammad Arfan, Hsaine Zgou,  Zuhal K. Genc, Murat Genc, Abdur Rauf, Saud Bawazeer, Taibi Ben Hadda, How to improve antifungal bioactivity: POM and DFT study of some chiral amides derivatives of diacetyl-Ltartaric acid and amines, Res Chem Intermed 42:8055-8068, 2016.
​11. ​R. Farooq, N. Nazir, M. Ali Malik, M. Arfan, Eccentricity based topological indices of a hetrofunctional dendrimer. Journal of Optoelectronic and Advanced Materials.Vol. 17, No. 11-12, 2015,1799-1807.
​12. Mahrukh Malik, Sher Wali Khan,  Muhammad Arfan, Javid Hussain Zaidi, Asghari Bano, Faizan Ullah,  Biological Evaluation of Chiral Amides Synthesized from Diacetyl-L-tartaric Acid and Aromatic Amines, ASIAN J CHEM. 25(2):745-748; 2013.
​13. Auj e Sana, Sher W. Khan, Nida Ambreen, Muhammad Arfan, Javed H. Zaidi, Khalid M. Khan, Shahnaz Perveen & Ghulam A.Miana Asymmetric Induction via Metalation of Succinic Esters and Amide using S(+) Menthol and R(+) 1-Phenylethylamine as Chiral Auxiliaries Letters   in Org. Chem, 9. 632-638, 2012.

Muhammad Arfan, Khaled A. Shaabana,, Anja Schüffler  and Hartmut Laatscha, Furanone Derivatives from Terrestrial Streptomyces spp.  Natural Product Communications2012,Vol. 7 No. 9 1199-1202.

​15. ​Muhammad Zareef,Rashid Iqbal, Javid Hussain Zaidi, Muhammad Arfan, Muhammad Ali and Khlaid. A New Method of Reducing 2-Mercapto-Substituted1,3,4-Oxadizoles: Synthesis of Acylhydrazine Derivatives,Letters   in Org. Chem.7. 411-414, 2010.
​16. ​Muhammad Zareef,Rashid Iqbal, Khlaid. M. Khan, Javid H. Zaidi; Zia-Ullah and Muhammad Arfan, Convenient Synthesis ofp-substituted 1-arylsulfonyl-pyrrolidin-2-ones, J. Natural Product Research. 23:5, 485- 488, 2009.
​17. ​Muhammad  Zareef,  Rashid Iqbal &Muhammad Arfan. A Novel Synthesis and Antimicrobial Activityof 1-[(Substitutedphenyl sulfonyl] pyrrolidin-2-ones. J.  Enzyme Inhibition Med. Chem. 2008; 23(1): 82-86.
​18. ​Javid H. Zaidi, Khlaid. M. Khan, Sadullah Mir, Naseem Iqbal Gunjal and M. ArfanIn SituSynthesis of Benzyl Chloromethyl Ether and its Use for the Protection and Deprotection of Bifunctional Hydroxyl Compounds, Letters in Org. Chem2008, 5.125-127
​19. ​Javid Hussain Zaidi, Muhammad Arfan, Jabbar Hussain Shahand Khalid Mohammed Khan: An Improved Method of Synthesis of N-protected L-Amino acids As Their Benzoxymethyl (BOM) Esters. Natural Product Research. 22(1), 2008, 22-25.
​20. ​Muhammad Zareef,Rashid Iqbal,Neira Gamboa de Dominguez, Juan Rodrigues, Javid H. Zaidi, Muhammad Arfan, Najim A. Masoudi, Claudiu T. Supuran* Synthesis, Anti-malarial and Anti-HIV Activities of Novel Chiral and Achiral benzenesulfonamides bearing 1, 3, 4-oxadizole moieties;J. EnzymeInhibitionMed. Chem. June 2007, 22(3), 301-308.
​21. ​Ahmad, H. B, Arfan, M.  Rama, N. H   Malana, M. A .A Convenient   Synthesis of 6, 8-Dimethoxy-3-[(2-(4- methoxy phenyl)ethyl] isocoumarin. Chinese Journal of Chemistry, 2007,25, 102-104.
​22. ​Muhammad Zareef, Rashid Iqbal,Najim A.AL- Masoudi  Javid H. Zaidi, Muhammad Arfan and Sohail A. Shahzad: Synthesis, Anti- HIV and Anti- fungal Activities of Novel Benzenesulfonamides Bearing 2, 5-disubstituted-1,3,4 Oxadiazole Moiety. J. Phosphorus, Sulfur, Silicon & Related Elements,182, (2)February 2007, 281-298.
​23. ​Muhammad Zareef,Rashid Iqbal,Najim A. Al - Masoudi, Javid H. Zaidi, Muhammad Arfan.Microwave Assisted Synthesis and Anti-HIV Activity of Novel benzenesulfonamides Bearing 2,5-disubstituted -1,3,4-oxadiazole moiety. Heteroatom Chemistry 2007,18, (4), 425-431.
​24. ​R. Iqbal, S. Ahmed, J. H. Zaidi, M. Zareef, M. Arfan and S. A. Shahzad: A Convenient Synthesis and Antibacterial Activities of Symmetrical and   Asymmetrical 2, 5-Disubsituted 1, 3, 4-Oxadiazoles.Jour.Chem Soc. Pak.  Vol.28, (2), 165-168 2006.
​25. ​Muhammad Zareef, Alessio Innocenti, Rashid Iqbal, Javid H. Zaidi, Muhammad Arfan, Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors. Inhibition ofHuman Tumor-associated Isozymes IX and Cytosolic isozymes I and II with Some 1,3,4-oxadiazole-thiols: J. EnzymeInhibitionMedicinal. Chemistry. August; 200621(4). 351-359.
​26. ​R. Iqbal, M. Zareef , S. Ahmed, J. H. Zaidi, , M. Arfan, M. Shafique and N.A. Al- Masoudi: Synthesis, Anti- microbial and Anti-HIV Activity of Some Novel  Benzenesulfonamides Bearing 2, 5- Disubstituted-1,3,4-Oxadiazole Moiety, J. Chinese. Chem. Soc. 53, (3), 689-696 2006.
​27. ​Javid H. Zaidi, M. Arfan, Khalid M. Khan, Shahnaz Perveen and Nida Ambereen:Reactions of N-Protected Amino Acids with Alkyl chloromethyl ethers and Chloromethyl Sulfide. Letters in Org. Chem.3, 242-243 2006.
​28. ​Z. Shafiq, M. Arfan and Nasim H. Rama: Synthesis of Some New Dihalophenyl-, Dihalobenzyisocoumrins and Their (dl)-3,4-Dihydroderivatives. Turk. J. Chem. 29, 321-325, 2005.
​29. ​Habib-ur- Rehman*, M. Arfan, Atta-ur-Rehman, M..I. Choudhary and A. M. Mailk: Chemical Constituents of Taxus wallichiana Zucc. Jour. Chem.  Soc .Pak .25, 4, 321- 325, 2003.
​30. ​Z. Shafiq, Muhammad Arfan, Naseem H. Rama* and M. Hussain: A Convenient One Step Synthesis of trans- Artemidin, and   Tetrachydro Capillarin. IndianJ.  Chem.42B, 1523-1526 2003.
​31. ​Nasim H. Rama, Aamer Saeed and M. Arfan: An   Efficient Synthesis of 3,5  Dimethoxyhomophthalic  Acid, A Key Intermediate for Synthesis of Natural Isocoumarins J. of Heterocyclic Chem. USA 40,519-522, 2003.



Crystallographic Reports:

S/No ​Title
​1. Muhammad Zareef, Rashid Iqbal, Muhammad Arfan and Masood Pervez, 2-[4-Benzyl-5-(2-furyl)4-H-1,2,4- triazole -3-ylsufanyl]acetamide Acta  Cryst. Section E.(2008)  \E 64, o1259.
​2. Krzysztof Ejsmont, Muhammad Zareef, Muhammad Arfan, Sarfaraz A. Bashir and Jacek Zaleski, N`-( 2-flurobenzoyl) benzohydrazide Acta  Cryst. Section E.(2008)E 64, o1128.
​3. ​Muhammad Zareef, Muhammad Arfan, Rashid Iqbal and Masood Pervez, 4-Ethyl -3-(3-pyridyl)-1H-1, 2, 4-triazole-5(4H)-thione 0.095-hydrate Acta Cryst. Section  E. (2008) E 64, o945.
​4. ​Muhammad Zareef, Rashid Iqbal, Muhammad Arfan and Masood Pervez, Ethyl 2-(5-phenyl-1,3,4-oxadiazole-2-ylsulfanyl) acetate   Acta  Cryst. Section E.(2008)E 64, o736.
​5. ​Muhammad Zareef, Rashid Iqbal, Ghulam Qadeer, Muhammad Arfan and Wai-Yeung Wong, N-(4-Fluorobenzoyl)-3, 4, 5-trimethoxybenzohydrazide Monohydrate Acta Cryst. Section E. (2007) E63, o3052.
​6. ​Rashid Iqbal, Muhammad Zareef, Saeeda Aziz, Ghulam Qadeer and Muhammad Arfan Ethyl 2 -(benzoyloxy)benzoateActa Cryst. Section E. (2007) E 63, o744-o745.
​7. ​M. Zareef, R. Iqbal, G. Qadeer, W.-Y. Wong, H. Akhtarand M. Arfan,Crystal structure of 2-bromobenzoic acid hydrazide, C7H7BrN2OZ. Kristallogr. NCS 221 (2006) 305-306 / DOI 10.1524/ncrs.2006.0085.
​8. ​Muhammad Zareef, Rashid Iqbal, Javid.H. Zaidi, Muhammad Arfan and Masood Pervaz,1- [(4- Methylphenyl)sulfonyl]pyrrolidin-2-one.Acta.Cryst. Section E. (2006)E 62, o2955-o2957.
​9. ​Muhammad Zareef, Rashid Iqbal, Javid.H. Zaidi,Muhammad Arfanand MasoodPervaz; N- Benzoyl-N`-methyl-N` (p-tolylsulfony) hydrazine. Acta.Cryst.Section E.(2006)E62, o3049-03051.
​10. ​Muhammad Zareef, Rashid Iqbal, Ghulam Qadeer Muhammad Arfan and Xiaoming Lu. 3,4,5- Trimethoxy Benzohydrazide hemihydrate. Acta. Cryst. Section E.  (2006)E 62, o3259-03261.
11. ​Muhammad Zareef, Rashid Iqbal, , Javid H. Zaidi, and Muhammad Arfan and Masood Pervaz; 4-Methyl-N-[1-(5-(thioxo-4,5-dihydro-1,3,4-oxadizol-2-yl)propyl]Benzene sulfonamide. Acta.Cryst. Section E.(2006)E 62,o2481-o2483.
​12. ​Muhammad Zareef, Rashid Iqbal, Javid.H. Zaidi, Muhammad Arfan andMasood Pervaz: N-{[-(5-(Benzylsulfanyl)-1,3,4-oxadizol-2-yl]- ethyl}-4 chlorobenzenesulfonamide. Acta.Cryst. Section E.(2006)E 62,o2449-o2451.



Conference Contributions:

S/No ​Title
​1. ​1st National Conference on Medicinal Plants Research 29th - 31st August 2018 Department of Chemistry, Karakoram International University, Gilgit. β-Peptides: New Hope for Synthetic/Medicinal and Natural Product Chemists, M. Arfan & J. H. Zaidi (Invited Speaker).
​2. ​4th two days international Conference “Recent Trends in Chemistry Department of Chemistry, Allama Iqbal Open University, Pakistan November 07-08, 2018. β-Amino acids New Hope for Synthetic/Medicinal Chemists  for Future Drug Designing. Muhammad Arfan* and Javid H. Zaidi. (Key Note Speaker).
​3. ​14th Eurasia Conference on Chemical Sciences (EuAsC2S-14), 15-18 December, 2016, H.E.J. Karachi.
​4. 15th Tetrahedron SymposiumChallenges in bioorganic and organic medicinal chemistry24-27 June 2014 | London, UK M. M.Arfan*, J.H. Zaidi, M. Zareef,The Mystery of Guanidino group of Arginine(Title of accepted poster presentation in Symposium).
​5. The 1st Conference on Science Diplomacy and Developments in    Chemistry” 24-26 November, 2012Alexandria University and Bibliotheca Alexandrina Egypt, Muhammad Arfan*, Dr.  Javid H. Zaidi, and M. Zareef, The Mystery of Guanidino group of Arginine(Title of accepted paper for oral presentation in conference).
​6. ​3rd Chemistry Conference 2011, on Recent Trends in Chemistry October 17-19, 2011 Organized by Chemistry Division, PINSTECH in Collaboration with Directorate of   Nuclear Fuel Cycleand National Centre for Physics, Islamabad. Sanaullah, Mohammad Amjad Sabir, Qaisar Mahmood and Muhammad Arfan* The Study of DDT in Contaminated Soil of Abandoned DDT Factory area of Amangarh Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. (Title of paper accepted for   poster).
​7. ​9th International and 21st National Chemistry Conference, March 14-16, 2011, Muhammad Arfan*,  Khaled A. Shaaban,  Javid H. Zaidi, Heidrun Anke  and Hartmut Laatsch, Furanone Derivatives from terrestrial Streptomyces spp.(Title of presented paper in conference).
​8. ​28. Tubinger- Gottinger Gesprache zur chemie von Mikrootganismen, Haus Benediktudhohe, zellingen- Retzbach Germany, on 19-21 September 2007.
​9. ​1. Gottinger Chemie- Forum  Georg- August- Universitat Gottingen 29. Juni 2007. Muhammad Arfan*, Javid H. Zaidi,  Synthesis of β-amino acid as Building Blocks for the Synthesis of Biologically active α- Peptides (Title of presented poster in  Forum).
​10. ​6th   International and 16th National Chemistry Conference, Department of Chemistry Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, Pakistan. April 6-8, 2006. M.  Arfan* and Javid H. Zaidi “The Use of Benzoxy methyl (BOM) Group to Protect Hydroxyl group in Bifunctional Compounds and Carboxyl Group in N- protected α- Amino acids” (Title of presented paper in conference).
​11. ​10thInternationalSymposium on Natural Product Chemistry, HEJ Institute of Chemistry Karachi. Jan. 6-9, 2006. “Javid H. Zaidi*, Khalid M. Khan, M. Arfan and Sad-Ullah Use of Benzyl Chloromethyl Ether for the Protection / Deprotection of Bifunctional Hydroxyl Compounds.
​12. ​ 4th   International and 14th National Chemistry Conference, P.C.S.I.R. Laboratories Lahore, May 16-18, 2004, M. Arfan*, Nasim. H. Rama and S. Hameed, “Synthesis  of Dihalophenyl- Dihalobenzyl isocoumarin and their Dihydro Derivatives”(Title of presented paper  in conference).
​13. ​3rd International and 13th National Chemistry Conference, Department of Chemistry and H.E.J. Research Institute of Chemistry Karachi University. Dec. 28- 31, 2002.M. Arfan*, Nasim. H. Rama and S. Hameed; Model Synthesis of Naturally Occurring Agrimonolide(Title of presented paper in conference).
​14. ​10th National Chemistry Conference held in the Department of Chemistry, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad Pakistan on 28-30 Oct. 1999. 


​Current Courses:

  1. ​Research Methodolgy
  2. Organic Chemistry CH 801
  3. General Chemistry CH 103
  4. Reading and Research (Ph.D )

Previous Courses:

  1. Advanced Analytical Techniques
  2. Spectroscopic Techniques
  3. Research Méthodology
  4. Introduction Chemical Sciences
  5. Fundamentals of Enviromental Sciences