Faculty Iftikhar Ahmad

Iftikhar Ahmad

Associate Professor
  • School of Chemical & Materials Engineering (SCME)
  • 05190855108
  • iftikhar.salarzai@scme.nust.edu.pk
  • Doctoral

Dr. Iftikhar Ahmad is expert in virtual sensing, uncertainty quantification, reliability analysis, and automation of process energy management systems (EnMS).

Academic Background
Doctor of Philosphy (Engineering) (CHEMICAL ENGINEERING) Doctoral Kyoto University April 04, 2011 - March 24, 2014
MS in Advanced Chemical Engineering (CHEMICAL ENGINEERING) Masters University of Engineering and Technology Peshawar September 02, 2005 - March 28, 2008
Masters in Chemical Engineering (PROCESS SYSTEMS ENGINEERING) Masters Kyoto University April 02, 2009 - March 24, 2011
Bachelor in Engineering (CHEMICAL ENGINEERING) Bachelor University of Engineering and Technology Peshawar May 02, 2001 - August 11, 2005
Honours and Awards
Outstanding Paper of the Outstanding Paper of the Year 2014 Award from The Society of Chemical Engineers, Japan. August 12, 2015
ORIC Innovation Award ORIC Innovation Award at 3rd National Conference on Sustainability in Process Industries (SPI-16), Peshawar.
Won NRPU grants Won NRPU grant in 2017 for research project on “Uncertainty Quantification for Efficient Process Design and Operation of Naphtha Reforming Process”
Member of IPC PSE 2021 Member of the International Program Committee (IPC) for PSE 2021 Kyoto, Japan. This PSE symposium is a triennial international conference series on process systems engineering. It is the pioneering events’ series that formally introduced the term PSE in 1982.
Teaching Experience:
Lecturer GOVT college of Technology, Peshawar August 02, 2006 - March 06, 2008