Khan, Abdul Qadeer
Current Position :
Born in :
Bhopal, India, on 04/01/1936
Phone No. :
(92-51) 920 4149
FELLOW: Elected 1988
Karachi University: B.Sc. 1960; Technical University, Berlin, West Germany: Metallurgical Engineering Courses 1962-1963; Delft Technological University, Delft, Holland: M.Sc. 1967; University of Leuven, Belgium: Doctor of Engineering, 1972. soumbrella
Postions Held :
Special Advisor to the Chief Executive (Pakistan) on Strategic Programme and KRL Affairs, 2001; President, Pakistan Academy of Sciences, 1997-2002; Chairman, Dr. A. Q. Khan Research Labs, Kahuta, Pakistan, 1998-2001; Project Director, Dr. A. Q. Khan Research Labs, Kahuta, Pakistan, 1976-1998; Project Director, GIK Institute of Engineering Sciences & Technology, Topi, Pakistan, 1990 to date; Senior Metallurgist/Deputy Manager, FDO Eng. Consultants, Amsterdam, Holland, 1972-1975; Research Fellow, Leuven University, Belgium, 1968-1972; Research Assistant to Professor Burgers at Delft Technology University, Holland, 1967-1968; Inspector of Weights & Measures, Govt. of Pakistan, 1959-1961; Practical Trainee with Siemenís Pakistan Eng., 1958-1959; Tech. Asst., Star Eng. Works, Karachi, Pakistan, 1956-1958.
Nishan-i-Imtiaz and bar, Govt. of Pakistan, 1996,1998; Hilal-i-Imtiaz, Govt. of Pakistan, 1989; D.Sc., University of Karachi, 1993; D.Sc., Baqai Medical University, Karachi, 1998; D.Sc., Hamdard University, Karachi, 1999; D.Sc., Gomal University, D.I.Khan, 1999; D.Sc., University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore, 2000; 49 Gold Medals from various National Organizations.
Fellow: Islamic Academy of Sciences, Kazakh National Academy of Sciences, Pakistan Institute of Metallurgical Engineers, Pakistan Institute of Engineers, Institute of Central and West Asian Studies; Chartered Engineer and Member, The institute of Materials, London; Member, American Society of Metals (ASM), The Metallurgical Society of the American Institute of Met. Min. and Petr. Engineers (TMS), Canadian Institute of Metals (CIM), Japan Institute of Metals (JIM).
Research Area :
Metallurgy, Materials Science, Nuclear Technology with keen interest in Physical Metallurgy, especially Structure-property Relationship in High Strength Alloys, Ballistic Missiles and Enrichment Technologies; 2 Patents in England and Editor of 10 books; Author of 200 Research Papers.