It is a matter of great honor for CIIT Abbottabad in general and the Department of Chemistry in particular that the pioneer PhD scholar; Muhammad Ali Hashmi, successfully defended his PhD thesis in chemistry on September 23, 2016 who worked under the supervision of Dr. Afsar Khan.
Prior to that, he completed his MS in Chemistry from the same department of CIIT Abbottabad majoring in the area of Natural Product Chemistry under the supervisor; Dr. Afsar Khan in 2012.
Mr. M. A. Hashmi was conferred PhD degree in the 92nd convocation of CIIT held on 3rd October 2016. Dr. Hashmi is 8th in the series of graduates who have been awarded PhD degree from CIIT Abbottabad and pioneer in Chemistry Deptt.
Dr. Hashmi published 05 research articles from his PhD work in international reputed journals and further 04 are submitted in international journals of repute.
We congratulate Dr. Hashmi as the pioneer PhD of Chemistry Department and wish him all the best for his future endeavors. We also congratulate and appreciate the efforts of Dr. Afsar Khan for supervising PhD studies of Muhammad Ali Hashmi who ultimately completed his PhD work with great
Above note is by Professor Dr. Abdur Rahman Khan Chairman and Head Department of Chemistry at CIIT, Abbottabad