Dr. Aamir Amanat


Assistant Professor

Environmental Sciences

Biography

Dr Aamir Amanat is presently working as Assistant Professor at the Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Lahore (UOL), Lahore. Dr Amanat was interested in nature, environment and impacts of human interventions on ecosystem. In 2002, he enrolled in Masters of Applied Environmental Sciences program offered by Institute of Earth Sciences, the University of Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan. During research work, he has developed extensive understanding in water and wastewater treatment techniques in the department laboratory. After one year working as lecturer, in department of Environmental Sciences, GC University Faisalabad. He was awarded graduate assistant scholarship for PhD studies in Universiti Teknologi Petronas, Malaysia. His research interests include treatment of wastewater techniques, health safety and environmental issues in different sectors of Pakistan’s society. He is also dedicated towards raising awareness of environmental conservation through teaching and research.

Education

SrNo. Year Degree Board/University
1 2014 PhD Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia
2 2005 MSc University of the Punjab
3 2003 PGD University of the Punjab

Experience

SrNo. From To Category Designation Organization
1 2005 2006 Professional Experience Environmental Engineer Water Regime
2 December 2008 August, 2014 Academic Experience Graduate Assistant Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia
3 February, 2014 April, 2017 Academic Experience Environmental Consultant Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia
4 February, 2014 April, 2017 Consulting Experience Environmental Consultant Encap (Pvt), Ltd, OSHEHS
5 July, 2017 Present Academic Experience Assistant Professor The University of Lahore

Publications

SrNo. Title
1 Removal of Cr (III) from wastewater by using raw and chemically modified sawdust and corn husk
2 Consortium between Groundwater Quality and Lint Yield in Cotton Belt Areas
3 Heavy metals contamination in water, sediments and fish of freshwater ecosystems in Pakistan
4 Cellulose-hydroxyapatite carbon electrode composite for trace plumbum ions detection in aqueous and palm oil mill effluent: Interference, optimization and validation studies
5 Environmental Monitoring by Eco-Friendly-Fabricated Carbon-Modified Electrode Sensors
6 Screen-printed Carbon electrodes for the detection of Boldenone
7 Bismuth-modified Hydroxyapatite Carbon electrode for heavy metal detection in biomatrices
8 Cellulose-modified Carbon electrode for in situ lead detection
9 Bismuth-modified hydroxyapatite carbon electrode for simultaneous in-situ cadmium and lead analysis
10 Decolorization of Blue CL-BR dye by AOPs using bleach wastewater as source of H2O2
11 Pathogen re-growth in UASB effluent disinfected by UV, O3, H2O2, and advanced oxidation processes
12 Ozone for color and COD removal of raw and anaerobically biotreated combined industrial wastewater
13 Sludge granulation and efficiency of phase separator in UASB reactor treating combined industrial effluent
14 Energy requirement of ultraviolet and AOPs for the post-treatment of treated combined industrial effluent

Conferences

SrNo. Year Level City Country Confence
1 2018 Research Yogyakarta Indonesea 4th International Conference on Science and Techno
2 2014 Research Kuala Lumpur Malaysia International Conference on Process Engineering an
3 2010 Research Kuala Terengganu Malaysia International Conference on Functional Materials a

Awards

SrNo. Year Awarding Organization Description
1 2007 Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia Graduate Assistant Category A

Memberships

SrNo. From - To Title Organization
1 2007 - 2008 Chemical Society of Pakistan Chemical Society of Pakistan

Courses Taught

SrNo. Type Title University Semester
1 MPhil Research Methods in Environmental Sciences The University of Lahore 1st
2 BS Introduction to Environmental Sciences The University of Lahore 1st
3 MPhil Health Safety and Environmental Management The University of Lahore 2nd
4 BS Environmental Psychology The University of Lahore 4th

Project Supervisor

SrNo. Title From - To Organization Type
1 Climate Change and Human Health: Public Issues and January, 2018 - Present The University of Lahore MPhil
2 Usage of Renewable Resources (Solar Energy) in Lah January, 2018 - Present The University of Lahore MPhil
3 Risk Factors for Musculoskeletal Disorders among F January, 2018 - Present The University of Lahore MPhil
4 Musculoskeletal Disorder Prevalence and Factors In January, 2018 - Present The University of Lahore MPhil
5 Solid Waste Management; Recycling and Environmenta June, 2018 - Present The University of Lahore MPhil
6 Health Safety in Medium Construction and Environme June, 2018 - Present The University of Lahore MPhil

Services

Books

Research Fundings

Extracurricular Activities

SrNo. Hobbies Interests

Languages and Skills

SrNo. Langues Skills
1 Urdu Native speaker
2 English Excellent

Active Collabrations

Consulting Experience