Dr. Abdur Rehman

Dr. Abdur Rehman

Dr. Abdur Rehman

Associate Professor

  •  Address: Sheikhupura Road, Faisalabad - 37610, Pakistan
  •  Phone: +92-41-9230081-85 Ext: 204
  •  Direct Line: +92-41-9230094
  •  Mobile: +92-331-6786286
  •  Fax: +92-41-9230098
  •  Email: rehmansharif@ntu.edu.pk / rehmansharif@hotmail.com
  • No. of Journal Publications: 26
  • No. of Conference Papers: 10



  1. PhD in Chemical Modification of Cotton to Enhance its Dyeability
    University of Leeds, United Kingdom  (2007)
  2. MSc Textile Dyeing and Finishing.
    University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom  (2000)
  3. BSc in Chemical Technology of Textile Materials
    St. Petersburg State University of Technology and Design, Russia  (1999)

  • Chemical modification of fibers to enhance their functionality
  • Synthesis and modification of novel functional dyes
  • Development of polysaccharide fibers for medical textiles
  • Engineerig new techniques & technologies for ecofriendly proesses

  1. Assistant Professor
    National Textile University, Faisalabad  (October 2011 - Present )

  2. Director, Quality Assurance Division
    National Textile University, Faisalabad (2 years )

  3. Member, Department Board of Studies
    National Textile University, Faisalabad (4 yaers )

  4. Member, Advance Studies & Research Board
    National Textile University, Faisalabad (3 years)

  5. Textile Technologist
    SKA Textiles, Huddersfield. UK (about 7 months)


2021

1

Abdur Rehman, Anwar Ahmad, Arruje Hameed, Shumaila Kiran and Tahir Farooq, "Green Dyeing of Modified Cotton Fabric with Acalypha Wilkesiana Leave Extracts", Sustainable Chemistry and Pharmacy, Vol. , No. , (2021), pp.

2

Kashif Iqbal, Abdur Rehman, Muhammad Owais Raza Siddiqui, Faiza safdar, Abdul Basit, Hafiz Shahzad Maqsood and Farooq Azam, "An Investigation Into the Fastness and Mechanical Properties P-Aramid Fabric Dyed with Disperse Dye", Color Research and Application, Vol. , No. , (2021), pp.

3

Muhammad Usman Munir, Munir Ashraf, Hafiz Affan Abid, Amjed Javid, Shagufta Riaz, Haleema Khanzada, Abdur Rehman and Kashif Iqbal, "Coating of Modified ZnO Nanoparticles on Cotton Fabrics for Enhanced Functional Characteristics", Journal of Coatings Technology and Research, Vol. , No. , (2021), pp.

4

Nimra Nawaz, Abdur Rehman, Kashif Iqbal, Muhammad Tahir Hussain and Faiza Safdar, "Dyeing of wool with dalbergia sisso as an eco-friendly substituent of conventional hazardous synthetic dye ", Journal of Natural Fibers, Vol. , No. , (2021), pp.

2020

5

Kashif Iqbal, Amjed Javid, Abdur Rehman, Ayesha Rehman, Munir Ashraf and Hafiz Affan Abid, "Single Bath Dyeing of Modified Nylon/Cotton Blended Fabrics Using Direct/Acid Dyes", Pigment and Resin Technology, Vol. , No. , (2020), pp.

6

Asfandyar Khan, Ahsan Nazir, Abdur Rehman, Maryam Naveed, Munir Ashraf, Kashif Iqbal, Abdul Basit and Hafiz Shahzad Maqsood, "A Review of UV Radiation Protection on Humans by Textiles and Clothing", International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology, Vol. , No. , (2020), pp.

7

Abdur Rehman, Kashif Iqbal, Farooq Azam, Faiza Safdar, Munir Ashraf, Hafiz Shahzad Maqsood and Abdul Basit, "To Enhance the Dyeability of Cotton Fiber with the Application of Reactive Dyes using Chitosan ", The Journal of the Textile Institute, Vol. , No. , (2020), pp.

8

Kashif Iqbal, Farooq Azam, Faiza Safdar, Munir Ashraf, Abdur Rehman and Tehseen Ullah, "Effect of the Factors Affecting High-Performance P-Aramid Fiber Dyeing and Their Optimization ", Pigment and Resin Technology, Vol. , No. , (2020), pp.

2019

9

MUHAMMAD SOHAIB ATIQUE, ABDUR REHMAN, KASHIF IQBAL, FAIZA SAFDAR, ABDUL BASIT, MUNIR ASHRAF, HAFIZ SHAHZAD MAQSOOD and ASFANDYAR KHAN, "SALT FREE SULPHUR BLACK DYEING OF COTTON FABRICA FTER CATIONIZATION ", CELLULOSE CHEMISTRY AND TECHNOLOGY, Vol. , No. , (2019), pp.

10

Amjed Javid, Awais Arshad, Munir Ashraf, Abdur Rehman, Shagufta Riaz and Kashif Iqbal, "Engineering of Surface Properties of Polypropylene Nonwovens through Oxygen Plazma for Enhanced Color yield of Pigment Prints", Pigment and Resin Technology, Vol. , No. , (2019), pp.

11

Farooq Azam, Kashif Iqbal, Faiza Safdar, Tanveer Hussain, Munir Ashraf and Abdur Rehman , "An Investigation Into the Effect of Different Parameters on the Dyeing of High-Performance M-Aramid Fiber and Its Optimization", Clothing and Textiles Research Journal, Vol. , No. , (2019), pp.

12

Kashif Iqbal, Asfandyar Khan, Danmei Sun, Munir Ashraf, Abdur Rehman, Faiza Safdar, Abdul Basit and Hafiz Shahzad Maqsood , "Phase Change Materials, their Synthesis and Application in Textiles - A Review ", The Journal of The Textile Institute, Vol. , No. , (2019), pp.

13

Nasir Sarwar, Munir Ashraf, Muhammad Mohsin, Abdur Rehman, Ayesha Younus, Amjed Javid, Kashif Iqbal and Shagufta Riaz, "Multifunctional Formaldehyde Free Finishing of Cotton by Using Metal Oxide Nanoparticles and Ecofriendly Cross-Linkers", Fibers and Polymers, Vol. , No. , (2019), pp.

2018

14

Kashif Iqbal, Asfandyar Khan, Danmei Sun, Munir Ashraf, Abdur Rehman, Faiza Safdar, Abdul Basit, Hafiz Shahzad Maqsood, "Phase Change Materials, Their Synthesis and Application in Textiles – A review (Accepted - in press)", The Journal of the Textile Institute, Vol. , No. , (2018), pp.

15

Sameen Aslam, Tanveer Hussain, Munir Ashraf, Madeeha Tabassum, Abdur Rehman, Kashif Iqbal, Amjed Javid,, "Multifunctional Finishing of Cotton Fabric (Accepted - in press)", Autex Research Journal, Vol. , No. , (2018), pp.

16

Abdul Basit, Wasif Latif, Munir Ashraf, Abdur Rehman, Kashif Iqbal, Hafiz Shahzad Maqsood, Abdul Jabbar, Sajjad Ahmad Baig, "COMPARISON OF MECHANICAL AND THERMAL COMFORT PROPERTIES OF TENCEL BLENDED WITH REGENERATED FIBERS AND COTTON WOVEN FABRICS", Autext Research Journal, Vol. , No. , (2018), pp.

17

Muhammad Zaman Khan, Vijay Baheti, Munir Ashraf, Tanveer Hussain, Azam Ali, Amjed Javid, and Abdur Rehman, "Development of UV Protective, Superhydrophobic and Antibacterial Textiles Using ZnO and TiO2 Nanoparticles", Fibers and Polymers, Vol. , No. , (2018), pp.

18

Zahid Sarwar, Munir Ashraf, Abdur Rehman, Humera Aziz, Amjed Javid, Nadeem Nasir, Kashif Iqbal, Tanveer Hussain, Ambreen Ashar, "Voltage-assisted photocatalytic activity of ZnO nanorods grown on carbon fabric for effluent treatment", Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. , No. , (2018), pp.

19

Aisha Rehman. Abdur Rehman. Waleed Khalid. Faiza Safdar. Abdul Basit. Hafiz Shahzad Maqsood. Kashif Iqbal. Munir Ashraf, "Simultaneous dyeing and anti-bacterial finishing on 100% cotton fabric: process establishment and characterization", Cellulose, Vol. , No. , (2018), pp.

20

Shagufta Riaz, Munir Ashraf, Tanveer Hussain, Muhammad Tahir Hussain, Abdur Rehman, Amjed Javid, Kashif Iqbal, Abdul Basita and Humera Aziz, "Functional finishing and coloration of textiles with nanomaterials", Coloration Technology, Vol. , No. , (2018), pp.

21

Wasif Latif, Abdul Basit, Abdur Rehman, Munir Ashraf, Kashif Iqbal, Abdul Jabbar, Sajjad Ahmad Baig & Shahzad Maqsood, "Study of mechanical and comfort properties of modal with cotton and regenerated fibers blended woven fabrics", Journal of Natural Fibers, Vol. , No. , (2018), pp.

2017

22

Amjed Javid, Khurram Iftikhar, Munir Ashraf, Abdur Rehman, Kashif Iqbal, Tanveer Hussain and Abdul basit, "Development and performance optimization of polyurethane-based multifunctional coatings using Taguchi method", Journal of Industrial Textiles, Vol. , No. , (2017), pp.

23

Shagufta Riaz, Abdur Rehman, Munir Ashraf, Tanveer Hussain & Muhammad Tahir Hussain, "Development of functional alginate fibers for medical applications", The Journal of the Textile Institute, Vol. , No. , (2017), pp.

2016

24

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. , No. , (2016), pp.

2015

25

Muhammad Zaman Khan, Munir Ashraf, Tanveer Hussain, Abdur Rehman, Muhammad Mohsin Malik, Zulfiqar Ali Raza, Yasir Nawab, and Qasim Zia, "In situ Deposition of TiO2 Nanoparticles on Polyester Fabric and Study of Its Functional Properties", Fibers and Polymers, Vol. , No. , (2015), pp.

2014

26

Khubab Shaker, Munir Ashraf, Madeha Jabbar, Salma Shahid, Yasir Nawab, Jasim Zia and Abdur Rehman, "Bioactive woven flaxbased composites: Development and characterisation", Journal of Industrial Textiles, Vol. , No. , (2014), pp.


2018

1

Kashif Iqbal, Danmei Sun, Faiza Safdar, Munir Ashraf, Abdur Rehman, Abdul Basit, "Prediction of Thermal Behavior of Textile incorporated with PCM", 18th Autex World Textile Conference, June 20 – 22, 2018, Istanbul, Turkey., Venue: Istanbul, Turkey, (2018)

2

Munir Ashraf, Zahid Sarwar, Shagufta Riaz, Abdur Rehman, Kashif Iqbal, Amjed Javid, Abdul Basit, Tanveer Hussain, "Enhanced Photocatalytic Effect of ZnO Nanorods grown on Carbon fabric", 18th Autex World Textile Conference, June 20 – 22, 2018, Istanbul, Turkey., Venue: Istanbul, Turkey , (2018)

3

Munir Ashraf, Muhammad Jawad Ul Rehman, Muhammad Tahir Hussain, Abdur Rehman, "Dyeing of Silk Fabric with Natural Dye Extracted from Leaves and Stem Bark of Dalbergia sissoo", 18th Autex World Textile Conference, June 20 – 22, 2018, Istanbul, Turkey., Venue: Istanbul, Turkey, (2018)

4

Abdul Basit, Kashif Iqbal, Abdur Rehman, Munir Ashraf, "Comparison of mechanical and comfort properties of dye-able polypropylene and cotton blended and conventional polyester cotton blended knitted fabrics", 18th AUTEX World Textile Conference, June 20 – 22, 2018, Istanbul, Turkey, Venue: Istanbul, Turkey, (2018)

5

Kashif Iqbal, Faiza Safdar, Maham Arshad, Munir Ashraf, Abdur Rehman, Abdul Basit, Hafiz Shahzad Madsood, "An Overview of Different Microencapsulation Techniques for smart Textiles", 1st International Conference on advances in Engineering and Technology (ICEAT - 2018) 02 – 03 April 2018, Venue: BUITEMS, Quetta. Pakistan, (2018)

6

Abdul Basit, Kashif Iqbal, Abdur Rehman, Munir Ashraf, "Comparison of Mechanical and Comfort Properties of Dye-able Polypropylene and Cotton Blended and Conventional Polyester Cotton Blended Knitted Fabrics", 1st International conference on Emerging Trends in Knitting, 07 – 08 Feb, 2018., Venue: National Textile University, Faisalabad. Pakistan, (2018)

7

Kashif Iqbal, Faiza Safdar, Munir Ashraf, Abdur Rehman, Amjed Javid, Abdul Basit, Hafiz Shahzad Maqsood, "Microencapsulated Phase Change Materials to Develop Thermoregulateing Smart Textiles", 1st International conference on Emerging Trends in Knitting, 07 – 08 Feb, 2018., Venue: National Textile University, Faisalabad. Pakistan, (2018)

2017

8

Muhammad Tahir Hussain, Munir Ashraf, Abdur Rehman, "Isocoumarins: Compounds with Unique Applications", 1st International Conference on Technical Textiles, 09 – 10 November, 2017., Venue: National Textile University, Faisalabad. Pakistan, (2017)

9

Muhammad Jawad Ul Rehman, Muhammad Tahir Hussain, Munir Ashraf, Asfandyar Khan and Abdur Rehman, "Dyeing of Wool fabric with Natural Dyes Extracted from Leaves and Stem Bark of Dalbergia Sisso", 1st International Conference on Technical Textiles, 09 – 10 November, 2017, Venue: National Textile University, Faisalabad. Pakistan, (2017)

10

Shagufta Riaz, Munir Ashraf, Abdur Rehman, Kashif Iqbal, Amjed Javid, Abdul Basit, Tanveer Hussain, "A study to Develop and Characterize the Highly Absorbent Antimicrobial Alginate Fibers for Wound Dressings", 1st International Conference on Technical Textiles, 09 – 10 November, 2017., Venue: National Textile University, Faisalabad. Pakistan, (2017)


2018

1 MS/MPhil Synthesis of Functional Dyes for Green Dyeing of Textiles (in progress)
2 MS/MPhil Green Processing of Cotton Using Natural Dyes (in progress)
3 MS/MPhil Green Dyeing Using Natural Compounds for Sustainable Textile (in progress)
4 MS/MPhil Synthesis of Low Formaldehyde Microcapsules Containing Phase Change Materials (in progress)
5 Bachelor Cationization of PC fabric and dyeing with disperse/acid dyes
6 Bachelor Dyeing of cotton with anthraquinone disperse dyes
7 Bachelor Dyeing the cotton yarn with acid/direct dyes to get denim effect
8 Bachelor Modification of viscose fiber dyed with acid dyes
9 Bachelor To study the properties of before and after pigment dyeing of cotton
10 Bachelor Dyeing of cotton fabric with reactive dye using biodegradable salts
11 Bachelor Microencapsulation of essential oil for the development of fragranced textiles
12 Bachelor Effect of microwave assisted alkali treatment of polyester fabric on hydrophilic properties
13 Bachelor Water repellent and anti-bacterial finishing on denim
14 Bachelor Antibacterial and UV protection with blocked Isocyanates
15 Bachelor Single bath disperse dyeing and antimicrobial finishing of Polyester cotton blends
16 Bachelor To produce a jet black denim by using reactive dyes and to make stay black by using different fixers
17 Bachelor Green Processing of Textiles

2017

18 MS/MPhil To Improve the Adhesion of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles on Cotton Fabric
19 Bachelor Dyeing of of cotton package yarn with indigo dye
20 Bachelor Cationization of cotton fabric to dye with Sulphur black without auxiliaries
21 Bachelor Optimization of process parameters for modal dyeing without fibrillation

2016

22 MS/MPhil Development of carbohydrate based functional fibers for wound care
23 Bachelor To study the effect of dyeing with vat dyes on cotton fabric

2015

24 Bachelor Synthesis of novel Reactive dyes and its application to cotton fabric
25 Bachelor Modification of cotton fabric to improve its dyeability with acid dyes

2014

26 MS/MPhil Development of Alginate Fibers for Wound Dressings
27 Bachelor Dyeing of cationised cotton to dye with different reactive dyes to enhance their dyeability
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Appreciation letter
Higher Education Commission, Islamabad. Pakistan  (2017)
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Appreciation letter
Higher Education Commission, Islamabad. Pakistan  (2016)
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Appreciation letter
Higher Education Commission, Islamabad. Pakistan  (2015)
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