Dr. Sheraz Ahmad

Dr. Sheraz Ahmad

Dr. Sheraz Ahmad

Associate Professor / Chairman

  •  Address: Sheikhupura Road, Faisalabad - 37610, Pakistan
  •  Phone: +92-41-9230081-85 Ext: 108
  •  Mobile: +92-321-6638838
  •  Fax: +92-41-9230098
  •  Email: sheraz@ntu.edu.pk / itsadeelnaz@hotmail.com
  • No. of Journal Publications: 16
  • No. of Conference Papers: 5


Sheraz Ahmad is working as assistant professor in the department of materials and testing at National Textile University. His main areas of research are related to fibre science, inter-fibre friction, machine design and instrumentation. He developed an instrument to measure inter-fibre friction during his Ph.D research work. He has published eight papers in national and international renowned journals. He has attended many nation and international conferences and presented his research work.

He has got funding of 0.5 million to date. He is currently working on the research project " Development of conductive yarn for SMART applications" . He also worked as assistant manager Quality for three and half year in Crescent Textile Mills LTD. 

  1. PhD-Textiles
    LPMT-ENSISA, UniversitÚ de Haute Alsace, France 
  2. Master-Fibre Sciences & Mechanics
    ENSISA / UniversitÚ de Haute Alsace, France 
  3. Master-Fibre Technology
    University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan 
  4. Bachelor of science
    University of the Punjab, Lahore,, Pakistan 

Yarn Manufacturing, Fibres, Technical Textiles, Inter-fibre Friction, Machine Design

  1. Assistant Professor
    National Textile University  (2012- to date)

    Teaching, Research, Management

  2. Assistant Manager
    Crescent Textile Mills Limited (2005-2008)

    Major responsibilities include, Customer Quality Assurance, Testing & Handling of Incoming Raw Material, Final Audit of all Out Going Products. Customer Complaint Tracking, co-ordination in new product development.



Muhammad Mohsin , Nasir Sarwar, Sheraz Ahmad, Abher Rasheed, Faheem Ahmad, Ali Afzal, Muhammad Sohail Zafar., "Maleic acid crosslinking of C-6 fluorocarbon as oil and water repellent finish on cellulosic fabrics", Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 112, No. 4, (2016), pp.4


Ali Afzal, Sheraz Ahmad, Abher Rasheed, Faheem Ahmad, Fatima Iftikhar, Yasir Nawab., "Influence of Fabric Parameters on Thermal Comfort Performance of Double Layer Knitted Interlock Fabrics", Autex Research Journal, Vol. (In Press), No. , (2016), pp.


Muhammad Umar Nazir, Khubab Shaker, Sheraz Ahmad, Yasir Nawab, Muhammad Umair, Muhammad Maqsood, "Investigating the mechanical behavior of composites made from textile industry waste", Journal of the Textile Institute, Vol. (In Press), No. , (2016), pp.


Ali Afzal, Jean-Yves Drean, Omar Harzallah, Nabyle Khenoussi Sheraz Ahmad, Niaz Ahmad., "Development of multifunctional different cross-sectional shaped coaxial composite filaments for SMART textile applications", Textile Research Journal, Vol. (In Press), No. , (2016), pp.


Zulfiqar Ali. Raza, Fiaza Anwar, Sheraz Ahmad, Muhammad Aslam., "Fabrication of ZnO incorporated chitosan nanocomposites for enhanced functional properties of cellulosic fabric", Materials Research Express, Vol. (In Press), No. , (2016), pp.



Waqas Ashraf, Yasir Nawab, Muhammad Maqsood, Haritham Khan, Habib Awais, Shahbaz Ahmad, Munir Ashraf, Sheraz Ahmad., "Development of Seersucker Knitted Fabric for Better Comfort Properties and Aesthetic Appearance", Fibres and Polymers , Vol. (In Press), No. , (2015), pp.


Sheraz Ahmad, Faheem Ahmad, Ali Afzal, Abher Rasheed, Muhammad Mohsin , Niaz Ahmad , "Effect of weave structure on thermo-physiological properties of cotton fabrics", AUTEX Research Journal , Vol. 15, No. 1, (2015), pp.1


Muhammad Awais, Muhammad Tausif, Faheem Ahmad, Abdul Jabbar, Sheraz Ahmad, "Inclusion of Recycled PPTA Fibre in Development of Cut-resistant Gloves", Journal of the Textile Institute, Vol. 106, No. 4, (2015), pp.4


Khubab Shaker, Muhammad Umair, Muhammad Maqsood, Yasir Nawab, Sheraz Ahmad, Abher Rasheed, Munir Ashraf, Abdul Basit, "A Statistical Approach For Obtaining The Controlled Woven Fabric Width", Autex Research Journal, Vol. 15, No. 4, (2015), pp.4


Ali Afzal, Sheraz Ahmad, Abher Rasheed, Muhammad Mohsin, Faheem Ahmad, Yasir Nawab, "Characterization and modelling of thermal resistance of Cotton/Polyester Blended Double Layer Interlock Knitted Fabrics", Thermal Science, Vol. (In Press), No. , (2015), pp.



Ali Afzal, Tanveer Hussain, Muhammad Mohsin, Abher Rasheed, Sheraz Ahmad, "Statistical models for predicting the thermal resistance of polyester/cotton blended interlock knitted fabrics", International Journal of Thermal Sciences, Vol. 85, No. , (2014), pp.


Muhammad Mohsin, Umar Farooq, Naveed Ramzan, Abher Rasheed, Sheraz Ahmad, Muhammad Ahsan, "Softener impact on environment friendly low and zero formaldehyde cross-linker performance for cotton", Industria Textila , Vol. 65, No. 3, (2014), pp.3


Abher Rasheed, Sheraz Ahmad, Muhammad Mohsin, Faheem Ahmad, Ali Afzal, "Geometrical model to calculate the consumption of sewing thread for 301 lockstitch", Journal of the Textile Institute , Vol. 105, No. 12, (2014), pp.12


Ali Afzal, Tanveer Hussain, Mumtaz Hassan Malik, Abher Rasheed, Sheraz Ahmad, Abdul Basit, Ahsan Nazir, "Investigation and modeling of air permeability of Cotton/Polyester blended double layer interlock knitted fabrics", Fibres and Polymers, Vol. 15, No. 7, (2014), pp.7



Sheraz Ahmad, Artan Sinoimeri, Shahram Nowrouzieh, "The Effect of the Sliver Fibre Configuration on the Cotton Inter-fibre Frictional Forces", Journal of Engineered Fibre and Fabrics , Vol. 7, No. , (2012), pp.



Sheraz Ahmad, Iftikhar Ahmad, Sajjad Ahmad Baig , "The Effect of Nipper Guage and Drafting Zone Guages at Combing Machine on Yarn Quality Parameters", Journal of Quality and Technology Management , Vol. IV, No. 1, (2008), pp.1



Sheraz Ahmad, Irfan Akhtar, Abher Rasheed, N. Ahmad, "An Approach to fabric drape measurement: Design and development of a digital drape meter ", 1st International Young Engineers Convention, Venue: University of Engineering & Technology Lahore, (2014)


Fatime Iftikhar, Muhammad Hadi, Sheraz Ahmad, Faheem Ahmad, "Combined effect of seams and stitches on seam strength and drape of woven garments ", 1st International Young Engineers Convention, Venue: University of Engineering & Technology Lahore, (2014)



Sheraz Ahmad, Gerald Barbier, Artan Sinoimeri, Christian Pidancier , "An Approach of Fibre To Fibre Friction Measurement: Modified and Improved Static Friction Tester", ITMC-Intelligent Textiles & Mass Customization,, Venue: Casablanca & Marrakesh, Morocco., (2011)


Sheraz Ahmad, Artan Sinoimeri , "Effect of Fibre Hooks and Crimp on Fibre to Fibre Friction of Cotton", International Conference on Textile and Clothing-3, Venue: University of Management & Technology Lahore Pakistan, (2011)



Sheraz Ahmad Artan Sinoimeri , "Effect of Fibre Surface Properties on Inter-fibre Friction of Cotton", 10th world textile conference AUTEX 2010, Venue: Vilnius Lithuania., (2010)

Book Title Subject Published Year Publisher
Advanced Textile Testing Techniques Textiles 2017 CRC Press Taylor & Francis
Introduction to Textile Engineering Textile Testing 2016 De Gruyter Publisher
Development of modified nano-webs for technical applications

Awarding Body: Higher Education Commission Pakistan
Awarding Year: 2016
Amount: 6

Development of Conductive Yarn for SMART Applications

Awarding Body: Higher Education Commission Pakistan
Awarding Year: 2013
Amount: 0.5

  • HEC Approved Ph.D. Supervisor