Dr Shamaila Sajjad awarded PAS’s Gold Medal

ISLAMABAD: Dr Shamaila Sajjad has been awarded Pakistan Academy of Sciences Gold Medal, certificate and cash prizes in Emerging technology on her research achievements in nanotechnology. Dr Shamaila is serving as Chairperson Department of Physics, International Islamic University Islamabad.

She has completed her PhD from China in the field of Nanotechnology in record time under HEC Overseas Scholarship Scheme. She has already been declared a dynamic woman researcher and most productive scientist of Pakistan and got excellent publication and doctoral student awards.

There are many successful projects in the field of nonomaterials in her account and published many articles in well reputed and high impact international SCI journals with cumulative impact factor of 100 and total citations of more than 1000. Dr. Shamaila has published a valuable and scientific review article in Energy and Environmental Sciences with impact factor of 20.65 with more than 300 citations. Her most of publications are among top 25 articles of journals.

Dr Shamaila’s work will open up new avenues in nanodevices, hydrogen production and Catalysis. Faculty members and university hi-ups also congratulated her on this success and wished her best luck with hop her successful contribution may continue in future.