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Personal Information
Name: Tariq Mahmood Ansari (Prof Dr )
Discipline: Chemistry Institution: Bahauddin Zakariya University
Gender: Male Department: Chemistry
Specialization: Analytical Chemistry Present Position: Professor of Analytical Chemistry
Address: Department of Chemistry Bahauddin Zakariya University Multan 60800 Pakistan City: Multan
Email: Phone: 0300-7315941
Fax: 0092-61-9210068 CNIC:

Education History
Field of Study
PhD Analytical & Environmental Chemistry University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

 Professional Experience
Institution/ Organization
Position / Job Title
Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan Professor of Analytical Chemistry
University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK C.O.T.S PhD Research Scholar
G C University, Faisalabad Professor & HoD
Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan Professor of Analytical Chemistry
Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan Lecturer in Analytical Chemistry
University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK Pre-Doctoral Fellow
Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan Lecturer in Analytical Chemistry
Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan Associate Professor of Analytical Chemistry
Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan Lecturer in Analytical Chemistry

Research Interests
  Analytical /Environmental Chemistry

 Publications in Journals
1. S.Hayat, M.I.Chughtai, T. M. Ansari and G.M.Kamal "Comparative evaluation of some commercially available pharmaceutical preparations for Na, K and Mg concentration" (2012) Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Vol:25 pp:377-380 (Journal)
2. N. Perveen, M.A.Hanif, S.Noureen, T.M.Ansari and H.N.Bhatti "Phytoremediation of Pb(II) by Jasminum sambac" (2011) Journal of the Chemical Society of Pakistan Vol:33 pp:592-597 (Journal)
3. M.Ashfaq, M.M.Ahmad, S.Shaheen, H.Oku, K.Mehmood, A.Khan, S.B. Niazi, T.M.Ansari, A.Jabbar and M.I.Khan "Synthesis and structure elucidation of new series of organotin (IV) esters with bioscreening activity and catalytic study" (2011) Inorganic Chemistry Communications Vol:14 pp:5-12 (Journal)
4. K.F.Akbar, S. Maqbool, I.Ashraf, T.M.Ansari and S.S.Ahmad "Some preliminary studies on plants and pollutants levels along Pindi Bhattian Faisalabad Motorway (M3) Pakistan" (2011) Pakistan Journal of Botany Vol:43 pp:2347-2350 (Journal)
5. M.Mubashir, S.A.Malik, A. A. Khan, T.M. Ansari, S. Wright, M.V.Brown and K.R.Islam "Growth, Yield and nitrate accumulation of irrigated carrot and okra in response to nitrogen fertilization" (2010) Pakistan Journal of Botany Vol:42 pp:2513-2521 (Journal)
6. R.Nadeem, M.A.Hanif,M.Riaz, A.A.Azhar, T. Iqbal and T.M.Ansari "Kinetic and Equilibrium modelling of Cu(II) and Ni(II) sorption onto physically treated rosa centifolia waste biomass" (2010) African Journal of Biotechnology Vol:9 pp:9051-9062 (Journal)
7. T.M.Ansari, K. Umbreen, M.A.Hanif and R.Nadeem "Polypogon monspeliensis waste biomass:a potential biosorbent for Cd(II)" (2009) African Journal of Biotechnology Vol:8 pp:1136-1142 (Journal)
8. M.Riaz, R. Nadeem,M.A.hanif, TM.Ansari and Khalil ur Rehman "Pb(II) biosorption from hazardous aqueous streams using Gossypium hirsutum (cotton) waste biomass" (2009) Journal of Hazardous Materials Vol:161 pp:88-94 (Journal)
9. U.Rashid, F.Anwar,T.M.Ansari,M.Asif and M.Ahmad "Optimization of alkaline transesterification of rice bran oil for biodiesel production using response surface methodology" (2009) Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology Vol:84 pp:1364-1370 (Journal)
10. R.Nadeem, T.M.Ansari,K.Akhtar and A.M.Khalid "Pb(II) sorption by pyrolysed Pongamia pinnata pods carbon" (2009) Chemical Engineering Journal Vol:152 pp:54-63 (Journal)
11. M.T.Ansari, T.M.Ansari,A.Raza,M.Ashraf and M.Yar "Spectrophotometric determination of amodiaquinte and sulfadoxine in pharmaceutical preparations" (2008) Chemia Analyticzna (Warsaw) Vol:53 pp:305-312 (Journal)
12. A.Raza, T.M.Ansari and S.B.Niazi "Spectrophotometric determination of citalopram in pharmaceutical formulations" (2008) Journal of the Chemical Society of Pakistan Vol:30 pp:241-245 (Journal)
13. R.Nadeem, T.M.Ansari and A.M.Khalid "Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopic characterization and optimization of Pb(II) biosorption by fish (Labeo rohita) scales" (2008) Journal of Hazardous Materials Vol:156 pp:64-73 (Journal)
14. R.Nadeem, M.A.Hanif,A. Hussain, M.A.Ali and T.M.Ansari "Biosorption of Pb(II) by local gram (Cicer arietinum) cultivar biomass" (2007) Journal of the Chemical Society of Pakistan Vol:29 pp:446-452 (Journal)
15. M.A.Hanif, R.Nadeem, H.N.Bhatti,N.R.Ahmad and T.M.Ansari "Ni(II) biosorption by Cassia fistula (Golden shower) biomass" (2007) Journal of Hazardous Materials Vol:139 pp:345-355 (Journal)
16. A.Raza, T.M.Ansari, S.B.Niazi and A.Rehman "Spectrophotometric determination of pyrodoxine hydrochloride (vitamin B6) in bulk and tablets by Charge Transfer complexation with chloranil" (2007) Journal of the Chemical Society of Pakistan Vol:29 pp:33-36 (Journal)
17. A.Raza, T.M.Ansari and S.B.Niazi "A novel spectrophotometric method for the determination of zolmitriptan in pharmaceutical formulations" (2007) Journal of the Chinese Chemical Society Vol:54 pp:1413-1417 (Journal)
18. A.Raza, T.M.Ansari and A.Rehman "Spectrophotometric determination of tranexamic acid in pharmaceutical bulk and dosage forms" (2005) Analytical Sciences (Japan) Vol:21 pp:1133-1135 (Journal)
19. M.Ashraf, Z.I.Zafar and T.M.Ansari "Selective leaching kinetics and upgrading of low grade calcareous phosphate rock in succinic acid" (2005) Hydrometallurgy Vol:80 pp:286-292 (Journal)
20. A.Raza, T.M.Ansari and A.Rehman "Spectrophotometric determination of lisinopril in pure and pharmaceutical formulations" (2005) Journal of the Chinese Chemical Society Vol:52 pp:1055-1059 (Journal)
21. T.M.Ansari, S. Mahboob, T.Hanif, M.Arif and A.Salam "Dry ashing or wet digestion? a comparative study for estimation of zinc and calcium in freshwater fish samples by atomic absorption spectrometry" (2005) Journal of the Chemical Society of Pakistan Vol:27 pp:90-94 (Journal)
22. T.M.Ansari, I.L.Marr and A.M.Coats "Characterization of mineralogical forms of barium and trace heavy metal impurities in commercial barytes by EPMA, XRD and ICPMS " (2001) Journal of Environmental Monitoring Vol:3 pp:133-138 (Journal)
23. R.Nowka, H.Mueller, I.l.Marr and T.M.Ansari "Analysis by solid sampling graphite furnace atomic absorption spectrometry:success with some difficult samples" (2000) Chemia Analyticzna (Warsaw) Vol:45 pp:403-414 (Journal)
24. R.Nowka, I.l.Marr,T.M.Ansari and H.Mueller "Direct analysis of solid samples by GFAAS determination of trace heavy metals in barytes" (1999) Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry (formerly Fresenious Journal of Analytical Chemistry Vol:364 pp:533-540 (Journal)
25. M.Ashraf, Z.U.Zafar and T.M.Ansari "Accumulation of some essential nutrients by lentil (lens culinaris) at low potassium regimes" (1997) Arid Land Research and Management (formerly Arid Soil Research and Rehabilitation) Vol:11 pp:95-103 (Journal)
26. Z.H.Chohan and T.M.Ansari "Catalytic effects of cobalt, copper, iron, magnesium, manganese and zinc metal ions on the conversion of glucose into 5-hydroxymethylfurfuraldehyde" (1997) Journal of the Chemical Society of Pakistan Vol:19 pp:221-223 (Journal)
27. S.M.S.R.Naqvi, H.A.Raza, S.N.Sarwar, S.S.R.Naqvi, T.M.Ansari and A. Rauf "Physico-chemical analysis of some Pakistani crude oils" (1996) Journal of the Chemical Society of Pakistan Vol:18 pp:145-151 (Journal)
28. O.O.Ajayi, T.M.Ansari and D. Littlejohn "Evaluation of automatic probe atomisation for determination of elements in urine and whole blood by electrothermal atomic absorption spectrometry" (1992) Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry Vol:7 pp:689-693 (Journal)

Post-Graduate Supervision
Type Role  No. of Students Supervised & Awarded Degrees  No. of Students In Progress
HEC Funded Non-HEC Funded
PhD Supervisor 01 0 03
MS/Mphil Supervisor 08 0 09

Students Supervised
Name of student
Year of graduation
Asad Raza MPhil Spectrophotometric Determination of Lisinopril and Transexamic Acid in Pharmaceutical Preparations
Muhammad Sajid Mphil Prevalence of Insulin Resistance Syndrome in Obese Type 2 Diabetes
Ghulam Yasin MPhil Studies on quality and environmental impacts of crude oils and finished petroleum products
Khaula Umbreen MPhil Studies on Biosorption of Cd (II) from aqueous solutions using Rabbitfoot grass (Polypogon monsepliensis)
Muhmmad Ashraf PhD Reaction Kinetics and Mass Transfer Studies in Selective Leaching of Low Grade Calcareous Phosphate Rock
Asmat Ullah MPhil Studies on Quality Assessment of Blends of Biodiesels prepared from Cottonseed and rapeseed Oils
Umar Daraz MPhil Synthesis and application of Calix[4]arene Derivative for the removal of Heavy Metals from aqueous solutions
Jafer Ali MPhil Studies on Removal of Pb(II) from aqueous solution using Sesamum indicum waste biomass
Imtiaz Ahmad MPhil In situ Electrochemical Treatment of Lead Contaminated Soil

 Research Grants/Projects
1. "Quality of drinking water in and around Multan city"  (Rs. 25,000/=)  By: BZU/UGC  (01/01/2001-12/31/2001)  Dr. Tariq Mahmood Ansari   
2. "Studies on mineralogy and beneficiation of indigenous low grade phosphate ores"  (Rs.100,000/=)  By: BZU/UGC  (2002-2004)  Prof. Dr. Tariq Mahmood Ansari  Dr. Zafar Iqbal Zafar 
3. "Evaluation of essential and toxic heavy metal levels in medicinal plants and herbal preparations"  (Rs. 100,000/=)  By: BZU/HEC  (2004-2006)  Prof. Dr. Tariq Mahmood Ansari  Prof. Dr. Mushtaq Ahmad Saleem 
4. "The establishment of low cost deposition technologies for the preparation of advanced photovoltaic semiconductor materials"  (Rs. 100,000/=)  By: BZU/HEC  (2004-2006)  Dr. Ejaz Ahmad  Prof. Dr. Tariq Mahmood Ansari 
5. "Assessment of quality of drinking water from flood affected union council Ghazi Ghat of Punjab, Pakistan"  (Rs. 100,000/= (chemicals etc.))  By: NICCO/Safe Winds/BZU  (March 2011-May 2011)  Prof. Dr. Tariq Mahmood Ansari  Dr. Hafiz Badaruddin Ahmad 

1. Seminar on "Fourth GTZ-AVE Awareness Symposium on social standards for Exporting to Europe"  Multan (12/12/2005-12/12/2005)  [Local] 
2. Seminar on "Pakistan Bangladesh Iran International Seminar on Analytical Sciences"  University of Sindh, Jamshoro (12/8/2003-12/9/2003)  [Local] 
3. Seminar on "La"  Holiday Inn, Multan (9/23/2003-9/23/2003)  [Local] 
4. Conference on "1st International and 11th National Chemistry Conference"  University of Peshawar, Peshawar (4/10/2001-4/14/2001)  [Local] 
5. Conference on "International Conference on Current Technologies in Oils and Fats"  University of Sindh, Jamshoro (3/21/2011-3/23/2011)  [Local] 
6. Seminar on "One Day Seminar "Let us save the Mother Earth""  Multan (4/21/2011-4/21/2011)  [Local] 
7. Seminar on "Environmental Education"  Multan (6/4/2010-6/4/2010)  [Local] 
8. Seminar on "Global Environmental Challenges in the 21st Century"  B. Z. University, Multan (3/25/2010-3/25/2010)  [Local] 
9. Conference on "18th National Chemistry Conference"  University of the Punjab, Lahore (2/25/2008-2/27/2008)  [Local] 
10. Conference on "28th Congress of Zoology"  GC University, Faisalabad (3/18/2008-3/20/2008)  [Local] 
11. Conference on "6th International and 16th National Chemistry Conference"  B. Z. University, Multan (4/6/2006-4/8/2006)  [Local] 
12. Conference on "International Symposium on "Development of Research in Higher Education""  B. Z. University, Multan (1/18/2005-1/18/2005)  [Local] 
13. Conference on "7th National Symposium on Analytical and Environmental Chemistry"  University of Sindh, Jamshoro (3/5/2003-3/6/2003)  [Local] 
14. Conference on "8th Biennial Conference of Pakistan Physiological Society"  NMC, Multan (3/11/2002-3/12/2002)  [Local] 
15. Conference on "Vice Chancellors' Conference"  Lahore (8/11/2001-8/11/2001)  [Local] 
16. Seminar on "2nd Pak-Turk Seminar on Chemical Sciences"  University of Sindh, Jamshoro (2/11/2010-2/13/2010)  [Local] 
17. Conference on "Taibah International Chemistry Conference 2009"  Taibah University, Almadinah (3/23/2009-3/25/2009)  [Foreign] 
18. Workshop on "Environmental Electrochemistry"  University of Sindh, Jamshoro (1/19/2009-1/21/2009)  [Local] 
19. Conference on "1st National Symposium on Analytical, Environmental and Applied Chemistry"  Shah abdul Latif University, Khairpur (10/24/2008-10/25/2008)  [Local] 
20. Seminar on "Training Workshop/Seminar on 25/75 industrial Environment Improvement Plan"  EPD, Faisalabad (6/18/2008-6/18/2008)  [Local] 
21. Conference on "2nd National Symposium on Analytical and Environmental Chemistry"  University of Peshawar, Peshawar (8/28/1993-8/31/1993)  [Local] 
22. Seminar on "Environmental Analysis Seminar"  Glasgow (2/26/1991-2/26/1991)  [Foreign] 
23. Conference on "8th International and 20th National Chemistry Conference"  Quaid-I-Azam University, Islamabad (2/15/2010-2/17/2010)  [Local] 
24. Workshop on "Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals for Development"  University of Sargodha, Sargodha (11/20/2007-11/21/2007)  [Local] 
25. Seminar on "2nd International Seminar on Analytical Sciences"  University of Sindh, Jamshoro (9/6/2007-9/8/2007)  [Local] 
26. Conference on "3rd Chemistry Conference 2011 on Recent Trends in Chemistry"  PINSTECH, Islamabad (10/17/2011-10/19/2011)  [Local] 
27. Conference on "27th Pakistan Congress of Zoology"  B. Z. University, Multan (2/27/2007-3/1/2007)  [Local] 
28. Conference on "1st National Chemistry Conference"  GC University, Faisalabad (11/1/2006-11/3/2006)  [Local] 
29. Conference on "3rd International and 13th National Chemistry Conferecne"  University of Karachi, Karachi (12/28/2003-12/31/2003)  [Local] 
30. Conference on "Offshore Europe 99 Oil and Gas Exhibition and Conference"  Aberdeen (9/7/1999-9/10/1999)  [Foreign] 
31. Seminar on "1999 Annual Meeting, Royal Society of Chemistry"  Edinburgh, United Kingdom (9/6/1999-9/10/1999)  [Foreign] 
32. Conference on "Minerals in the Oil Industry Conference"  Aberdeen (10/27/1998-10/28/1998)  [Foreign] 
33. Seminar on "Annual Meeting and Pre-Doctoral Symposium"  Aberdeen (9/9/1997-9/13/1997)  [Foreign] 
34. Conference on "15th Pakistan Congress of Zoology"  PARC, Islamabad (4/15/1995-4/17/1995)  [Local] 
35. Workshop on "Workshop on Computer Applications in Chemistry"  NAHE, Islamabad (1/1/1994-1/6/1994)  [Local] 
36. Conference on "Fourth National Chemistry Conference"  Bahawalpur (12/21/1992-12/24/1992)  [Local] 
37. Seminar on "R & D Topics Meeting"  Aberdeen (7/9/1991-7/10/1991)  [Foreign] 
38. Seminar on "Seminar on ICP-OES and ICP-MS"  Lahore (4/23/2008-4/23/2008)  [Local] 
39. Workshop on "Consultative Workshop on Formulation of Punjab Sustainable Development Strategy"  EPA, Multan (9/12/2007-9/12/2007)  [Local] 
40. Conference on "1st National Symposium on launching of AEA Reference Material for National Proficiency "  Islamabad (4/26/2005-4/26/2005)  [Local] 
41. Conference on "8th International Symposium on Analytical and Environmental Chemistry"  University of Sindh, Jamshoro (2/7/2005-2/8/2005)  [Local] 
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