
Prof. Azad Akhter Siddiqui
Professor
Department of Mathematics
SNS
National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
School of Natural Sciences, H12, Islamabad
Tel :
+92 51 9085 5551
Email :
azad (at mark) sns.nust.edu.pk
Specialization
Mathematical Physics
Education
PhD from QAU, Islamabad, Pakistan (2000)



Profile Edation:
1. Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics/ General Relativity and Cosmology, 2000, QuaidiAzam University Islamabad 2. M. Phil in Applied Mathematics/ General Relativity and Cosmology with 1st. Div, 1990, QuaidiAzam University Islamabad 3. M. Sc. in Applied Mathematics with 1st. Div., 1988, QuaidiAzam University Islamabad
Honour and Awards:
1. First Position in M. Phil in QuaidiAzam University, Islamabad. 2. Selected for World Lab CHEPSI Scholarship by International Center for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy for research in Applied Math/High Energy Physics & Cosmology. 3. Have been awarded productivity allowance by the Pakistan Council for Science and Technology, on the basis of impact factor of research work.
Distinctions:
1. First Position in M. Phil in QuaidiAzam University, Islamabad. 2. Selected for World Lab CHEPSI Scholarship by International Center for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy for research in Applied Math/High Energy Physics & Cosmology. 3. Have been awarded productivity allowance by the Pakistan Council for Science and Technology, on the basis of impact factor of research work.
Positions Held:
1. Lecturer, Federal Government Colleges, Islamabad, 19901997, Pakistan. 2. Lecturer, National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Pakistan, 19972000. 3. Assistant Professor, National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Pakistan, 20002003. 4. Associate Professor, National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Pakistan, 2003Jan 2008. 5. Professor, National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Pakistan, Jan 2008date. 6. Professor and Head of the Basic Sciences and Humanities department, National University of Sciences and Technology (EME College), Rawalpindi, Pakistan, Oct 2009May 2011. 7. Professor and Principal of the School of Natural Sciences (SNS), National University of Sciences and Technology, H12, Islamabad, Pakistan, May 2011date.
Research Research Interests:
Relativity,Cosmology,Computational Mathematics
Research Visits:
1. Post Doctoral Research, Department of Physics and Measurement Technology, Linkoping University, Sweden, Sep 2005 to Sep 2006. 2. Short Research Visit, Mathematics Section of International Center for Theoretical Physics, Trieste Italy, MayJune 2002. 3. Short Research Visit, Mathematics Section of International Center for Theoretical Physics, Trieste Italy, JulySep 1998.
Research Students:
MS Computer Engineering:
1. Saqib Masood, “Wavelet Optimized Finite Difference Method with NonStatic Regridding” 2005.
2. Camron Malik, “Implementation of F5 Image Stenographic Algorithm using DCT and DWT” 2005.
M.Phil Physics:
1. Salahuddin, “Accretion of Phantom Energy onto Rotating Black hole” 2011.
M.Phil Mathematics: 1. Arooj Awais, “Approximate similarity solutions of nonlinear partial differential equations” 2013.
2. Ammara Gul, “Approximate solution of the Boltzmann diffusion equation” expected to be completed till August 2013.
3. Kanwal Shahzadil, “Method for generating approximate solution of thermal expulsion of fluid through a long slender heated pipe” expected to be completed till August 2013.
Ph.D. Mathematics:
1. Syed Muhammad Jawwad Riaz, “Some Aspects of Coordinates in General Relativity” 2012.
Publications Research Publications:
1. 
Mehtab Khan, Rashid Farooq and Azad A. Siddiqui, On the External Energy of Bicyclic Digraphs, Journal of mathematical Inequalities, Vol. 9, Issue 3, Pages 799810, Published online July 2015, IF 0.632.

2. 
B. Majeed, M. Jamil, Azad A. Siddiqui, Holographic dark energy with varying n2 parameter in nonflat universe, International Journal of Theoretical Physics, Vol. 53, Issue 6, Pages 8, http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s1077301421973, Published online 15 June 2014 IF 1.188.

3. 
Azad A. Siddiqui, Syed Muhammad Jawwad Riaz, Existence of DoubleNull Form for (2+1)dimensional Spacetimes, The Thirteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting, , Pages 19171920, 10.1142/9789814623995_0316, Published online January 2015 (Conference Paper)

4. 
Azad A. Siddiqui, Zafar S, Foliation of the Schwarzschild black hole surrounded by quintessence, Proceedings of International Conference "Physical Interpretations of Physical Relativity", Pages 473482, (Conference paper).

5. 
Mazhar Iqbal, M. T. Mustafa, and Azad A. Siddiqui, A Method for Generating Approximate Similarity Solutions of Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations, Abstract and Applied Analysis, 22 July 2014, IF 1.102 
6. 
Tooba Feroze and Azad A. Siddiqui, Some Exact Solutions of the EinsteinMaxwell Equation with Quadratic Equation of State, Journal of Korean Physical Society, Vol 65, Issue no. 6, pages 944947, IF 0.425 
7. 
Francesco De Paolis, Asghar Qadir, Azad A Siddiqui, Physica Scripta, 2 pages, IF 1.296 
8. 
Tooba Feroze, Azad A. Siddiqui, Comments on revisiting the classical electron model in general relativity, Astrophysics and Space Science, Vol. 335, Issue 2, IF 1.437 
9. 
Francesco De Paolis and Azad A. Siddiqui, 3rd Italian–Pakistani Workshop on Relativistic Astrophysics (IPWRA2011), Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Volume 354, No. 1, (2012), 011001. 
10. 
Azad A. Siddiqui and M. Akbar, Accretion of Phantom energy onto a Rotating BTZ Black Hole, Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Volume 354, No, 1 (2012), 012017. 
11. 
S. M. Jawwad Riaz and Azad A. Siddiqui, Nonsingular coordinates for the Usual rotating BTZ Black hole, Proceedings of Twelfth Marcel Grossmann Meeting on General Relativity, Volume 1, (2012), 1811. 
12. 
Tooba Feroze and Azad A. Siddiqui, comments on revisiting the classical electron model in general relativity, Astrophysics and Space Science, Volume 335, No. 2, (2011), 337337. 
13. 
Azad A. Siddiqui, S. M. Jawwad Riaz and M. Akbar, Foliation and the First Law of Black Hole Thermodynamics, Chinese Physics Letters, Volume 28, No. 5 (2011), 050401. 
14. 
Tooba Feroze and Azad A. Siddiqui, Charged Anisotropic Matter with Quadratic Equation of State, Gen.Rel.Grav., Volume 43, No.4 (2011), 10251035. 
15. 
S. M. Jawwad Riaz and Azad A. Siddiqui, Nonsingular Coordinates for Circularly Symmetric Black Holes in 2 + 1 Dimensions. Gen. Rel. Grav., Volume 43, No. 4(2011), 11671178. 
16. 
Azad A. Siddiqui, Foliation of the KottlerSchwarzschildDe Sitter Spacetime by Flat Spacelike Hypersurfaces, General Relativity and Gravitation, Volume 43, No.4 (2011), 11891196. 
17. 
A. Qadir and Azad A. Siddiqui, Asymptotic Behaviour of Proper Length and Volume of the Schwarzschild Singularity, Int. J. Mod. Phys. D, Volume 18, No. 3, (2009), 397404. 
18. 
Asghar Qadir, M. Sajid and Azad A. Siddiqui KSlicing the ReissnerNordstrom Spacetime: Some New Observations, Nuovo Cim.B., Volume 122, No. 3 (2010), 333341. 
19. 
M. Akbar and Azad A. Siddiqui, Charged Rotating BTZ black Hole and Thermodynamic Behavior of Field Equations at its Horizon, Physics Letters B, Volume 656, No. 4 (2007), 217220. 
20. 
Robert Beig and Azad A. Siddiqui, Uniqueness of Flat Spacelike Hypersurfaces Admitted by Spherically Symmetric Static Spacetimes, Class. Quantum Grav., Volume 24 (2007) 54355439. 
21. 
Azad A. Siddiqui, Spacetime Foliation, International Conference (Refereed)12th Regional Conference, March 27April 1, 2006, Ibd 416423. 
22. 
Azad A. Siddiqui and M. T. Mustafa, Wavelet Optimized Finite Difference Method with NonStatic ReGridding, Applied Mathematics & Computation. Volume 186, No. 1 (2007) 203211. 
23. 
Asghar Qadir and Azad A. Siddiqui, Similarities Between Classical Timelike Geodesics in a Naked ReissnerNordstrom Singularity Background and the Behaviour of Electrons in Quantum Theory, Int. J. Mod. Phys. D, Volume 16, No. 1 (2007) 2533. 
24. 
Asghar Qadir and Azad A. Siddiqui, Foliation of the Schwarzschild & ReissnerNordstrom Spacetimes by Flat Spacelike Hypersurfaces, Int. J. Mod. Phys. D. Volume 15, No. 9 (2006)14191440. 
25. 
Asghar Qadir and Azad A. Siddiqui, The Cosmic Censorship Hypothesis and the Naked Reissner Nordstrom Singularity, (in “Mathematical Physics”): Proceedings of the XI Regional Conference, May 36, 2004, Tehran, Iran, Eds. S. Rahvar, N. Sadooghi and F. Shojai, World Scientific Publisher (2005). 
26. 
G. Shabbir and Azad A. Siddiqui, Proper affine vector fields in cylindrically symmetric static spacetimes, , Il Nuovo Cimento B, Volume 120, No. 9 (2005) 939949. 
27. 
Asghar Qadir, Azad A. Siddiqui, Use of Carter’s Coordinates for the Extreme ReissnerNordstrom Spacetime to ConstructFreeFall Geodesics and a Flat Foliation, Il Nuovo Cimento B, Volume 117, No. 8(2002) 909916. 
28. 
Asghar Qadir and Azad A. Siddiqui, Asymptotic Behaviour of Proper Length and Volume of the Schwarzschild Singularity, GR16(2001)54; (Proc. 16th International Conference on General Relativity and Gravitation 1521 July, Durban, South Africa). 
29. 
Viqar Hussain, Asghar Qadir and Azad A. Siddiqui, Note on Flat Foliation of Spherically Symmetric Spacetimes, Phys. Rev. D, Volume 65 No. 2 (2001) 027501, 4pp. 
30. 
Asghar Qadir and Azad A. Siddiqui, K Slicing the Schwarzschild and the ReissnerNordstrom Spacetimes, J. Math. Phys. Volume 40, No. 11 (1999) 58835889. 
31. 
A. Pervez, Asghar Qadir and Azad A. Siddiqui, Foliation by ConstantMeanCurvature Hypersurfaces of the Schwarzschild Spacetime, Phys. Rev. D Volume 51, No. 8 (1995) 45984599. 
32. 
Asghar Qadir, Azad A. Siddiqui, On Quantum Effects Near a BlackHole Singularity,Class. Quantum Grav. Volume 7, No. 3 (1990) 511513. 
Teaching Previous Courses:
1. Calculus 2. Linear Algebra 3. Ordinary Differential Equations 4. Partial Differential Equations 5. Vector Calculus 6. Discrete Mathematics 7. Probability and Statistics 8. Computational Mathematics 9. Wavelet Compression


