Dr. Faheem Ahmad

Dr. Faheem Ahmad

Dr. Faheem Ahmad

Assistant Professor

  •  Address: Sheikhupura Road, Faisalabad - 37610, Pakistan
  •  Phone: +92-41-9230081-85 Ext: 168
  •  Direct Line: 03216639043
  •  Mobile: +92-0321-6639043
  •  Fax: +92-41-9230098
  •  Email: faheem@ntu.edu.pk
  • No. of Journal Publications: 15
  • No. of Conference Papers: 4


Dr. Faheem Ahmad is working as Assistant Professor in Department of Textile Technology. His areas of interests are Textile fibers, Yarn Manufacturing, Nonwovens, Clothing Comfort and nanomaterials especially Aerogel Textiles. Dr. Faheem Ahmad also has the experience of working in textile industry of Pakistan. 

  1. PhD Materials Science and Engineering
    Koc University, Turkey 
  2. M.Sc Textile Engineering
    National Textile University, Pakistan 
  3. B.Sc Textile Engineering ( Yarn manufacturing Technology)
    National Textile University Faisalabad., Pakistan 

Textile fibers, Yarn Manufacturing, Nonwovens, Fiber Reinforced Nonwoven Composites, Clothing Comfort and Nanomaterials (Aerogel Textiles)

  1. Lecturer
    National Textile University Faisalabad, Pakistan. (May 2010 to-date)

    To deliver lectures, conduct projects 

  2. SASM
    Amtex Spinning Mills Faisalabad, Pakistan. (11-07-2008 to 26-01-2010)

    Production & Planning



F Ahmad, Z Ulker, C Erkey, "A novel composite of alginate aerogel with PET nonwoven with enhanced thermal resistance", Journal of non-crystalline solids, Vol. , No. , (2018), pp.


F Ahmad, M Tausif, MZ Hassan, S Ahmad, MH Malik, "Mechanical and comfort properties of hydroentangled nonwovens from comber noil", Journal of Industrial Textiles, Vol. , No. , (2018), pp.



A Afzal, S Ahmad, A Rasheed, F Ahmad, F Iftikhar, Y Nawab, "Influence of fabric parameters on thermal comfort performance of double layer knitted interlock fabrics", Autex Research Journal, Vol. , No. , (2017), pp.


A Afzal, S Ahmad, A Rasheed, M Mohsin, F Ahmad, Y Nawab, "Characterization and statistical modelling of thermal resistance of cotton/polyester blended double layer interlock knitted fabrics", Thermal Science , Vol. , No. , (2017), pp.



M Mohsin, N Sarwar, S Ahmad, A Rasheed, F Ahmad, A Afzal, S Zafar, "Maleic acid crosslinking of C-6 fluorocarbon as oil and water repellent finish on cellulosic fabrics", Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. , No. , (2016), pp.



Muhammad Tausif, Faheem Ahmad, Uzair Hussain, Abdul Basit, Tanveer Hussain , "A comparative study of mechanical and comfort properties of bamboo viscose as an eco-friendly alternative to conventional cotton fibre in polyester blended knitted fabrics", Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 89, No. , (2015), pp.


M Awais, M Tausif, Faheem Ahmad, Abdul Jabbar & Sheraz Ahmad, "Inclusion of recycled PPTA fibre in development of cut resistant gloves", Journal of Textile Institute, Vol. 106, No. 04, (2015), pp.04


Sheraz Ahmad, Faheem Ahmad, Ali Afzal, Abher Rasheed, Muhammad Mohsin , Niaz Ahmad, "Effect of Weave Structure on Thermo-Physlological Properties of cotton fabrics", AUTEX Research Journal, Vol. In Press, No. , (2015), pp.


U Hussain, S Irshad, W Anam, H Abbasi, F Ahmed, A Jabbar, "Effect of Different Conditioning Methods on the Properties of Hosiery Yarn and Knitted Fabric", Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics , Vol. , No. , (2015), pp.


U Hussain, FB Younis, F Usman, T Hussain, F Ahmed, "Comfort and Mechanical Properties of Polyester/Bamboo and Polyester/cotton Blended Knitted fabric", Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics, Vol. , No. , (2015), pp.



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


Ahsan Nazir, Tanveer Hussain, Faheem Ahmad, Sajid Faheem, "Effect of Knitting Parameters on Moisture Management and Air Permeability of Interlock", Autex Research Journal, Vol. 14, No. 1, (2014), pp.1


M Bilal Qadir, Tanveer Hussain, Mumtaz Malik, Faheem Ahmad & Sung Hoon Jeo, "Effect of Elastane Denier and Draft Ratio on the Physical and Mechanical Properties of Core-Spun Cotton Yarns", Journal of Textiles Institute, Vol. 105, No. 7, (2014), pp.7


Abdul Jabbar, Shakeel Ahmad, Tanveer Hussain, Noman Haleem & Faheem Ahmad , "Statistical model for prediction of air consumption on air jet loom", Journal of Engineered Fibers and Fabrics, Vol. vol. 9, No. 3, (2014), pp.3


U Hussain, A Sarwar, AR Shafqat, M Muzaffar, M Iqbal, N Zahra, F Ahmad, T Hussain , "Effect of spinning variables on packing density of 100% cotton yarn", Indian Journal of Fibers & Textile Research, Vol. , No. , (2014), pp.



F. Ahmad and C. Erkey, "Flexible alginate aerogel fibers for textiles", 17th European Meeting on Supercritical Fluids-7th European Meeting on High Pressure Technology, Venue: Spain, (2019)



F. Ahmad and C. Erkey, "Alginate aerogels for textile applications", International Symposium on Supercritical Fluids, Venue: France, (2018)



Faheem Ahmad, Muhammad Tausif, Mumtaz H Malik, Tanveer Hussain, Ali Afzal, "Effect of key process variables of hydroentanglement on mechanical and comfort properties of nonwoven fabrics.", AUTEX 2015 15th World Textile Conference, Venue: Bucharest, Romania, (2015)



A. Afzal, T. Hussain, H. Malik, A. Nazir, F. Ahmad , "Influence of fabric parameters on thermal comfort performance of double layer knitted interlock fabrics", The 12th Asian Textile Conference, Venue: Shanghai, China, (2013)

Book Title Subject Published Year Publisher
Fibers for Technical Textiles Applications of textile fibers for technical textiles 2020 Springer, Cham
Advanced textile testing techniques Textile Testing 2017 CRC Press


1 Bachelor Heating Pad Application in Medical Textile


2 Bachelor Development of thermal insulation garment by the insertion of inert gas for extreme cold climate conditions

Registered Engineer
Pakistan Engineering Council