Dr. Ahsan Nazir

Dr. Ahsan Nazir

Director ORIC

  • Address: Sheikhupura Road, Faisalabad - 37610, Pakistan
  • Phone: +92-41-9230081-85 Ext: 192
  • Fax: +92-41-9230098
  • Email: ahsan@ntu.edu.pk / ahsan.nazirr@gmail.com
  • No. of Journal Publications: 21
  • No. of Conference Papers: 9

  • PhD in Electro Spinning Nanofibers
    ENSISA, France, France  (2013-2016)
  • Masters in Textile Engineering
    National Textile University, Faisalabad, Pakistan  (2009-2011)

Nanomaterials, Nanofibrous materials, Ultra-filtration, Drug Delivery system, Textile Finishing, Textile Comfort

  • Director, Office of Research, Innovation and Commercialization
    National Textile University, Faisalabad (October 2016 to Date)

  • Assistant Professor
    National Textile University, Faisalabad (May 2013 to date)

  • Lecturer
    National Textile University, Faisalabad (1.25 years)

  • Assistant Manager Research & Development
    Masood Textile Mills, faisalabad (3 years)

  • Assistant Manager Finishing
    Chenab Limited, Faisalabad (1.5 years)

1

Waseem Ibrahim, Zahid Sarwar, Asfandyar Khan, Ali Hassan, Abdul Azeem, Ahsan Nazir, Hafsa Jamshaid & Uzair Hussain, "A novel study of comparison properties of pigment and reactive dye-printed cotton fabric", Journal of Natural Fibers, Vol. , No. , (2018), pp.

2

Mudassar Abbas, Hina Iftikhar, Mumtaz Hasan Malik and Ahsan Nazir, "Surface Coatings of TiO2 Nanoparticles onto the Designed Fabrics for Enhanced Self-Cleaning Properties", Coatings, Vol. 8, No. 1, (2018), pp.1

3

Muntaha Rafiq, Tanveer Hussain, Sharjeel Abid, Ahsan Nazir and Rashid Masood, "Development of Sodium Alginate/PVA Antibacterial Nanofibers by the Incorporation of Essential Oils", Materials Research Express, Vol. 5, No. 3, (2018), pp.3

4

Amna Siddique, Tanveer Hussain, Waseem Ibrahim , Zulfiqar Ali Raza, Sharjeel Abid and Ahsan Nazir, "Response Surface Optimization in Discharge Printing of Denim Using Potassium Permanganate as Oxidative Agent", Clothing and Textiles Research Journal, Vol. , No. , (2017), pp.

5

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. 03, (2017), pp.03

6

A. Azeem, A. Nazir, Z. Sarwar, M.U. Munir, S. Abid, A. Zafar, "Modelling of Fabric Structure and Shade for UV Protection Properties Using Full Factorial Design", The Journal of Textile Institute, Vol. 2, No. , (2017), pp.

7

Sharjeel Abid, Tanveer Hussain, Ahsan Nazir, Zulfiqar Ali Raza, Amna Siddique, Abdul Azeem, and Shagufta Riaz, "Simultaneous Fixation of Wrinkle-Free Finish and Reactive Dye on Cotton Using Response Surface Methodology", Clothing and Textiles Research Journal, Vol. , No. , (2017), pp.

8

A. H. Hekmati, N. Khenoussi, A. Nazir, D. Adolphe, L. Schacher, J.-Y. Drean, "A Facile Approach for Sample Preparation of Electrospun Polyamide-6 Nanoweb for Mechanical Characterization", Experimental Techniques, Vol. 1, No. , (2016), pp.

9

A. Nazir, A.S. Muhammad, F. Nazir, T. Hussain, M.Q. Faizan, M. Usman, "Comparison of UV Protection Properties of Cotton Fabrics Treated with Aqueous and Methanolic Extracts of Achyranthes aspera and Alhagi maurorum plants", Photochemistry and photobiology, Vol. 92, No. , (2016), pp.

10

A. Azeem, A. Nazir, Z. Sarwar, M.U. Munir, S. Abid, A. Zafar, "Modelling of Fabric Structure and Shade for UV Protection Properties Using Full Factorial Design", The Journal of Textile Institute, Vol. In Press, No. , (2016), pp.

11

A. Nazir, T. Hussain, A. Rehman, and A. Abid, "Modelling Heat-Setting of Cotton/Elastane Knitted Fabrics for Optimum Dimensional Stability", Journal of Textile and Apparel, Technology and Management, Vol. 9, No. , (2015), pp.

12

A. Nazir, N. Khenoussi, L. Schacher, T. Hussain, D. Adolphe, and A. Hekmati, "Using the Taguchi method to investigate the effect of different parameters on mean diameter and variation in PA-6 nanofibres produced by needleless electrospinning", RSC Advances, Vol. 5, No. , (2015), pp.

13

A. Nazir, T. Hussain, M.A. Afzal, S. Faheem, W. Ibrahim, M. Bilal, "Prediction and Correlation of Air Permeability and Light Transmission Properties of Woven Cotton Fabrics", Autex Research Journal, Vol. 15, No. , (2015), pp.

14

A. Nazir, T. Hussain, F. Ahmad, and S. Faheem, "Effect of Knitting Parameters on Moisture Management and Air Permeability of Interlock Fabrics", Autex Research Journal, Vol. 14, No. , (2014), pp.

15

A. Nazir*, T. Hussain, G. Abbas, and A. Ahmed, "Effect of Design and Method of Creating Wicking Channels on Moisture Management and Air Permeability of Cotton Fabrics", Natural Fibers, Vol. , No. , (2014), pp.

16

M. Mohsin, U. Farooq, Z. A. Raza, M. Ahsan, A. Afzal, and A. Nazir, "Performance enhancement of wool fabric with environmentally-friendly bio-cross-linker", Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. , No. , (2014), pp.

17

A. Afzal, T. Hussain, M. H. Malik, S. Ahmad, A. Basit, and A. Nazir, "Investigation and Modeling of Air Permeability of Cotton/Polyester Blended Double Layer Interlock Knitted Fabrics", Fibers and Polymers, Vol. 15, No. , (2014), pp.

18

Ahsan Nazir, Tanveer Hussain, Qummer Zia, Muhammad Ali Afzal, "Improving Thermo-Physiological Comfort of Polyester/Cotton Knits by Caustic and Cellulases Treatments", Autex Research Journal, Vol. 14, No. 3, (2014), pp.3

19

T. Hussain, Z. A. Malik, Z. Arshad, and A. Nazir, "Comparison of artificial neural network and adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system for predicting the wrinkle recovery of woven fabrics", The Journal of the Textile Institute, Vol. 106, No. , (2014), pp.

20

T. Hussain, F. Safdar, A. Nazir, and K. Iqbal, "Improving Dimensional Stability of Cotton Knits through Resin Finishing", Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics, Vol. 9, No. , (2014), pp.

21

T. Hussain, F. Safdar, A. Nazir*, and K. Iqbal, "Optimizing the Shrinkage and Bursting Strength of Knitted Fabrics after Resin Finishing", Journal of Chemical Society of Pakistan, Vol. 35, No. , (2013), pp.

1

Ahsan Nazir, Muhammad Bilal Qadir, Abdul Jabbar, Hafiz Affan Abid, Zubair Khaliq, Ali Afzal, "Combined Easy-Care and Water Repellent Finishing of Cotton Fabrics Using Plasma Treatment", 1st National Conference on Technical Textiles, Venue: Faisalabad, Pakistan, (2017)

2

Zulfiqar Ali, Bilal Qadir, Ahsan Nazir, Zubair Khaliq, and Abdul Jabbar and Ali Afzal, "Development of NIR Camouflage Fabric by using Carbon Black Polyester", 1st National Conference on Technical Textiles, Venue: Faisalabad, Pakistan, (2017)

3

Ali Afzal, Zulfiqar Ali, Bilal Qadir, Amir Shahzad, Abdul Jabbar, and Ahsan Nazir, "Development of Spinneret Design for Composite Filament Fabrication: Part B", 1st National Conference on Technical Textiles, Venue: Faisalabad, Pakistan, (2017)

4

Ahsan Nazir, Muhammad Bilal Qadir, Zulfiqar Ali Malik, Abdul Jabbar, Affan Abid, Amir Shahzad, Zubair Khaliq, Muhammad Ali Afzal, "Filtration and Comfort Properties of Face Masks Containing Polyamide Electro-spun Nanowebs", 1st National Conference on Technical Textiles, Venue: Faisalabad, Pakistan, (2017)

5

Abdul Jabbar, Ali Afzal, Zulfiqar Ali Malik, Muhammad Bilal Qadir, Ahsan Nazir and Hafiz Affan Abid, "Mechanical Behavior of Nanocellulose Coated Jute/Green Epoxy Composites", 1st National Conference on Technical Textiles, Venue: Faisalabad, Pakistan, (2017)

6

Amir Shahzad, Zulfiqar Ali Malik, Muhammad Bilal Qadir, Abher Rasheed, and Ahsan Nazir, "Process of Functional Hybrid Spun Yarns Containing Metallic Fibers for EMI Shielding Fabrics", 1st National Conference on Technical Textiles, Venue: Faisalabad, Pakistan, (2017)

7

Zubair Khaliq, Z. A. Rehan, Zulfiqar Ali, Amir Shahzad, Ahsan Nazir, Ali Afzal, M. Bilal Qadir, "The Polyelectrolyte Behaviour of Cellulose Solutions in N,NDimethyl Acetamide and Lithium Chloride", 1st National Conference on Technical Textiles, Venue: Faisalabad, Pakistan, (2017)

8

A. Afzal, T. Hussain, M. H. Malik, A. Nazir, and F. Ahmad, "Influence of Fabric Parameters on Thermal Comfort Performance of Double Layer Knitted Interlock Fabrics", 12th Asian Textile Conference, Venue: Shanghai, China, (2013)

9

A. Grancarić, D. Ujević, T. Hussain, N. Ahsan, Š. B. Blaženka, and L. Botteri, "Softeners Nanoemulsion for Improving Fabric Hydrophilicity and Sewability", 14th Romanian Textiles and Leather Conference and 46th International Federation of Knitting Technologists Congress, Venue: Sinaia, Rumunjska, (2012)

Book Title Subject Published Year Publisher
Electrospinning for Advanced Energy and Environmental Applications," in Electrospinning for Advanced Energy and Environmental Applications Electrospun Materials 2015 CRC Press UK
1 Master Development of Sodium Alginate/Polyvinyl Alcohol Antibacterial Nanofibers by Incorporation of Essential Oils
2 Bachelor Combined Easy-Care And Water Repellent Finishing Of Cotton Fabrics Using Plasma Treatment
3 Bachelor Comparison of comfort and performance properties of selected product lines of leading Pakistani clothing brands
4 Master Development of Alginate Based Bicomponent Nano Fibers for Wound Healing
Member

Chemical Society of Pakistan