Dr. Ahsan Nazir

Dr. Ahsan Nazir

Director ORIC

  • Address: Sheikhupura Road, Faisalabad - 37610, Pakistan
  • Phone: +92-41-9230081-85 Ext: 205
  • Fax: +92-41-9230098
  • Email: ahsan@ntu.edu.pk / ahsan.nazirr@gmail.com
  • No. of Journal Publications: 15
  • No. of Conference Papers: 2

  • 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)


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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


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.


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.


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.


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)


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 Alginate Based Bicomponent Nano Fibers for Wound Healing

Chemical Society of Pakistan