Dr. Muhammad Irfan Siyal

Dr. Muhammad Irfan Siyal

Dr. Muhammad Irfan Siyal

Lecturer

  •  Address: Sheikhupura Road, Faisalabad - 37610, Pakistan
  •  Phone: +92-41-9230081-85 Ext: 108
  •  Mobile: 03233001337
  •  Fax: +92-41-9230098
  •  Email: irfantpd@ntu.edu.pk / irfan.tex@gmail.com
  • No. of Journal Publications: 8
  • No. of Conference Papers: 0



  1. PhD Environmental Engineering
    Hanyang University Seoul, Korea, South  (2015-2019)
  2. M.E Textile Engineering
    Mehran University of Engineering and Technology Jamshoro, Pakistan  (2008-2012)
  3. B.E Textile Engineering
    Mehran University of Engineering and Technology Jamshoro, Pakistan  (2003-2007)

Surface modifications and Surface physical chemistry, Amphiphobic and Superhydrophobic Coatings, Membrane separation, Membrane Distillation and Desalination and Omniphobic membranes.


  1. Doctorate
    Hanyang University (2015-2019)

    Environmental Engineering (Membrane Distillation)



  1. Teaching Internee
    Mehran University of Engineering and Technology (July 2009-June 2010)

    Teaching and academics


  2. Lecturer Department of Textile Processing
    National Textile University (Since 19 august 2011)

    Teaching and academics


  3. Lecturer Department of Materials and Testing
    National Textile University (Since September 2, 2019)

    Teaching, Academics and Supervision of Research



2019

1

Muhammad Irfan Siyal, Chang-Kyu Lee, Chansoo Park, Aftab Ahmad Khan and Jong-Oh Kim, "A review of membrane development in membrane distillation for emulsified industrial or shale gas wastewater treatments with feed containing hybrid impurities", Journal of Environmental Management, Vol. 243, No. 1 August 2019, (2019), pp.1 August 2019

2

Aftab Ahmad Khan, Muhammad Irfan Siyal, Chang-Kyu Lee, Chansoo Park, Jong-Oh Kim, "Hybrid organic-inorganic functionalized polyethersulfone membrane for hyper-saline feed with humic acid in direct contact membrane distillation", Separation and Purification Technology, Vol. 210, No. 8 February 2019, (2019), pp. 8 February 2019

3

Aftab Ahmad Khan, Imtiaz Afzal Khan, Muhammad Irfan Siyal, Chang-Kyu Lee, Jong-Oh Kim, "Optimization of membrane modification using SiO2 for robust anti-fouling performance with calcium-humic acid feed in membrane distillation", Environmental research, Vol. 170, No. March 2019, (2019), pp.March 2019

2018

4

Muhammad Irfan Siyal, Aftab Ahmad Khan, Chang-Kyu Lee, Jong-Oh Kim, "Surface modification of glass fiber membranes by fluorographite coating for desalination of concentrated saline water with humic acid in direct-contact membrane distillation", Separation and Purification Technology, Vol. 205, No. October 2018, (2018), pp.October 2018

5

Muhammad Irfan Siyal, and Jong-Oh Kim, "Fluorographite-co-polydimethylsiloxane coated polyvinylidene-fluoride membrane for desalination of highly saline water with humic acid in direct contact membrane distillation", Environmental research, Vol. 167, No. November 2018, (2018), pp.November 2018

2017

6

Munir Ashraf, Muhammad Irfan Siyal, Ahsan Nazir, Abdur Rehman, "Single-step antimicrobial and moisture management finishing of PC fabric using ZnO nanoparticles", Autex Research Journal, Vol. 17, No. 3, (2017), pp.3

7

Muhammad Irfan Siyal, Chang Kyu Lee, Jong Oh Kim, "Degradation of humic acid by ZVI based sono-fenton as a pretreatment for reducing organic fouling likely in membrane distillation", Desalination and Water Treatment, Vol. 99, No. , (2017), pp.

8

Muhammad Irfan Siyal, Chang Kyu Lee, Aftab Ahmad Khan, Chansoo Park, Jong Oh Kim, "TOC reduction using Fenton and sono-Fenton process as membrane distillation pretreatment", Desalination and Water Treatment, Vol. 77, No. , (2017), pp.