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Waqas Ahmed

Waqas Ahmed





Lecturer
Department of Environmental Sciences
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QUALIFICATIONS: M.Phil Session: 2013-2015 Institute: National University of Science and technology Islamabad Major: Environmental Sciences Grade: 3.25 BS (Hons) Session: 2009-2013 Institute: Government College University Lahore (GCU) Major: Environmental Sciences C.GPA: 3.08/4.00 HSSC (F.Sc) Session: 2007-2009 Institute: Army Burn hall College Abbottabad Major: F.Sc (Pre-Medical) Grade: A SSC (Matric) Session: 2005-2007 Board: Federal Major: Science Grade: A+ PROFESSIONAL BIOGRAPHY Research Work/Thesis/Research Project: • BS (Hons.) Research Project Energy consumption and lighting trends in urban community of Lahore city • MS (Research Work) Monitoring & Mapping of Formaldehyde concentration in Islamabad and Pir-sohawa valley using ground based and satellite observations • Publications  “Monitoring and Analysis of Formaldehyde Columns over Rawalpindi-Islamabad, Pakistan Using MAX-DOAS and Satellite Observation” in international Journal of Atmospheric pollution research IF: 1.63  “Human health risk assessment of arsenic in groundwater aquifers of Lahore, Pakistan” in “Human and Ecological Risk Assessment: An International Journal” (IF: 1.6, Published)  ”occupational health, safety and risk analysis” in International Journal of Science, Environment and technology (Published)  Assessment of Health Care Waste Generation Rate and its Management as Well as Environmental and Health Problems (Research paper under review) • Monitoring and analysis of Ambient air quality and stacks of cement industries (in progress) • Monitoring of Vegetation Cover in Gujrat District, Pakistan by Using Remote Sensing Techniques (In Progress) Professional Experience & Certifications: Experience: 4 Years+ 1. The University of Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan Lecturer From August, 2016 to Now….. Major Courses: • Climate Change • Environmental Impact Assessment • Research Method 2. Integrated Environmental Solutions CEO From July, 2013 to January, to Now Major Works: • Carried out Environment Surveys and collection of data for Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and Social Environmental Impact Assessment (SEIA) reports • Preparation of EIA/SEIA Reports/Environmental Management Systems • Monitoring Reports and Energy Audits 3. C-Cargo Pakistan Research Associate From Jan, 2014 to July, 2016 Major Works: • Monitoring of Ambient Air quality • Mapping and Analysis of Data Certifications: Green Productivity and Integrated Management System APO (Asian Development Organization) Tokyo, Japan Training on Carbon credit and management Ministry on climate change Islamabad, Pakistan Health and Training Programs Institute of Environmental Sciences and Engineering (IESE) National university of science and technology (NUST) Islamabad, Pakistan International Workshop on Water and Sanitation Technologies for Sustainable Development Institute of Environmental Sciences and Engineering (IESE) WaterAID Pakistan Training on Solar Applications Center for Energy System and center for Advanced studies (CES-CAS) Projects: Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Study Finery Metal industries Sailkot, Pakistan Social Environmental Impact Assessment (SEIA) Study Installation of 50 MW Bagasse based co-generation power plant Social Environmental Impact Assessment (SEIA) Study Balloki 2x660 MW Coal Fired Power Plant Initial Environmental Examination (IEE) Lafarge Cement, waste heat recovery plant Initial Environmental Examination (IEE) Asphat Plant Chiniot Conferences/Workshop/Symposium/Training: 2011 Symposium: Emerging Challenges and Advances in Waste Water Management World Environment Day 2011 GCU Lahore 2012 G.C.University Environmental conference (GCUEC)” GCU Lahore 2013 Awareness Campaign: Solid Waste Management - keep earth clean and green” World Earth Day 2013 GCU Lahore 2013 General Secretary-Environmental Protection Society (EPS) Government College University Lahore 2014 Plantation/Environmental Awareness Campaign Spring Season 2014 Event: world environment day 2014 EPS GCU Lahore 2015 President NUST Environment Club (NEC) National University of Science and technology Islamabad 2016 Environmental Impact Assessment and Management The University of Lahore 2017 Health, Safety and Environmental Management The University of Lahore Other Skills: Computer Skills Personal Skills Microsoft Office (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Power Point) -Good Communication skills in languages (English, Urdu, Punjabi) with ability to learn in an efficient manner. -Hardworking, Team player with a positive attitude and capability to perform under pressure (captain of Chess and table tennis team) Statistical operation and quality control charts Reliable, responsible, self-motivated person with good sense of humor ANOVA techniques and Experimental designs -Highly constructive mind. -Energetic, solid communication with leadership qualities. -Self-confident, loyal, flexible and responsible