Dr. Abu Nasar





    Environmental Chemistry


    101, Meenar-E-Syyed, Champion Market, Near Purani Chungi, Anoop Shahar Road, Aligarh - 202001





    Time table 2022-23


The candidate is presently working as Professor at the Department of Applied Chemistry, Z.H. College of Engineering & Technology. He has done doctoral and postdoctoral work at the prestigious organization, Indian Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University. He has published 65 research papers in the standard Journals of International repute, namely, J. Alloys and Compounds, J. Materials Science, Defence Science J., Metallurgical & Materials Transactions B, Thermochimica Acta, Chemical Papers, J. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry, RSC Advances, Desalination Water Treatment, J. Taiwan Institute Chemical Engineering, .J. Molecular Liquids, Environment Science & Pollution Research, Scientific Reports, International J.  Biological Macromolecules, etc. The candidate has also published 7 Book Chapters and Edited 2 books. His areas of interest include environmental chemistry and materials science. A research paper presented by him at the International Conference on "Advanced Semiconductor Devices and Microsystems" held at Smolenice, Slovakia during Oct. 20-24, 1996 was selected as one of the BEST PAPERS of the Conference. In the recognition of work, Dr. Nasar has received YOUNG SCIENTISTS' and YOUNG METALLURGISTS' AWARDS by the Indian Science Congress Association and the Ministry of Steel, Government of India, respectively.

  1. Key Publications
    1. Abu Nasar, “Utilization of tea wastes for the removal of toxic dyes from polluted water – a review", Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, Published online: 03 January 2021,

       (Impact Factor: 2.602) 

    2. Fouzia Mashkoor, Abu Nasar, Facile synthesis of polypyrrole decorated chitosan-based magsorbent: characterizations, performance, and applications in removing cationic and anionic dyes from aqueous medium, International J. Biological Macromolecules, 161 (2020) 88–100.

      (Impact Factor: 5.162)

    3. Fouzia Mashkoor, Abu Nasar, Magnetized Tectona grandis sawdust as a novel adsorbent: preparation, characterization, and utilization for the removal of methylene blue from aqueous solution, Cellulose, 27 (2020) 2613–2635

       (Impact Factor: 4.210)

    4. Fouzia Mashkoor, Abu Nasar, Magsorbents: potential candidates in wastewater treatment technology – A review on the removal of methylene blue dye, J. Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 500 (2020) 166408, DOI: 10.1016/j.jmmm.2020.166408

      (Impact Factor: 2.717)

    5. Fouzia Mashkoor, Abu Nasar, Preparation, characterization and adsorption studies of the chemically modified Luffa aegyptica peel as a potential adsorbent for the removal of malachite green from aqueous solution, J. Molecular Liquids, 274 (2019) 315–327.

       (Impact Factor: 5.065)

    6. Sadia Shakoor, Abu Nasar, Removal of methylene blue dye from artificially contaminated water using citrus limetta peel waste as a very low cost adsorbent, J. Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 66 (2016) 154–163.

      (Impact Factor: 4.794)

    7. Abu Nasar, Ruma Perveen, Applications of enzymatic biofuel cells in bioelectronic devices – A review, International J. Hydrogen Energy, 44 (2019) 15287–15312.

       (Impact Factor: 4.939)

Adhesive (M.Sc.-PST)
Corrosion (ACS1110)