Venue:  Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology, Lahore

Dated:  March 1, 2011

Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology, University of the Punjab, Lahore, has been organizing annual symposium on engineering sciences since 2008. All the departments in the faculty of engineering & Technology, has become the regular participants of the Institute. The event started in 2008 by invited lectures. Very warm response encouraged us to organize the event in 2009 where participation went up to 275 having 18 lectures in one day. The response to the 3rd symposium was even better and the management has to arrange three parallel sessions including poster sessions to accommodate above 50 presenters. The delegates included major academic institutions, major industries, and R&D organizations along with private participants. This has become now a regular event to be held in 1st week of March, every year at the seminar room of the Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology, located on beautiful Quaid-i-Azam Campus, University of the Punjab,Lahore.

The Best paper and Poster are awarded certificates.

Selected papers may be published in
Journal of Faculty of Engineering & Technology
Journal of Pakistan Institute of Chemical Engineering
Journal of Quality and Technology Management
after review process.

Guide lines for paper
Guidelines for Poster Presentations
Guidelines for Registration

Conference Information:

Overview

The 4th symposium will focus on the articles on advances in scientific and technological issues related but not limited to the following areas:

1. Chemical Engineering
2. Material Science and Engineering
3. Process Engineering
4. Environmental Technologies
5. Reaction and Separation Technologies.

Research article, case studies, technical reports, and reviews are accepted.

The submissions has to be made electronically using on-line conference management system.

For submission of an article, one needs to log-in using his/her user name and password. New users has to create an account and then submission process will begin.

You can also register as reader. You may express your interest if you would like to work as reviewer.

In case of difficulty with the on-line submission, submit abstracts (.doc) by e-mail attachment to

1- amir_engr@yahoo.com
2- msaleem@icet.pu.edu.pk

Track Policies

Chemical Engineering

Open Submissions Peer Reviewed

Material Sciences and Engineering

Open Submissions Peer Reviewed

Process Engineering

Open Submissions Peer Reviewed

Environmental Technologies

Open Submissions Peer Reviewed

Reaction and Separation Technologies

Open Submissions Peer Reviewed

Program

The program for this conference is available via the following link.

Schedule For Technical Sessons

Opening 09:00 Hours

First Key Note Speech 10:00 – 10:30 Hours

First Technical Session 10:30 – 12:30 Hours

Second Key Note Speech 13:30 – 14:00 Hours

Second Technical Session 14:00 – 15:30 Hours

Poster Session 15:30 – 16:30 Hours

Closing 16:30 – 17:00 Hours

Venue Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology University of the Punjab, Quaid-e-Azam Campus, 54590, Lahore

Presentations and Authors:

Chemical Engineering

Substitution of Pd Catalyst with Ca-Zn in Commercial Production of PVC Products on Industrial Scale
Naveed Ramzan, Shahid Naveed, Anam Saeed, Hassan Ali
IMPLEMENTATION OF A PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLER (PLC) TRAINER
sajid iqbal
A REVIEW OF CHEMICAL DESULFURIZATION OF COAL
ambreen tariq
Characterization of fuel blends (coal and biomass) using TGA
abdul basit, Mahmood Saleem`
Syngas Generation and Purification Plant using IGCC technology and Electricity Co-Power Plant of 200 MW.
Faisal Ali
CFD MODELING OF COAL COMBUSTION FOR BETTER ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND LOWER ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT
Kanwar Saleem Akhtar, Rafi Ullah Khan, Aamir Ijaz

Material Sciences and Engineering

Environmental Properties of Hemp Fibre Composites
Asim Shahzad

Process Engineering

REVAMP OF EFFLUENT TREATMENT FACILITY OF AN AUTOMOTIVE BATTERY PRODUCTION PLANT
Muhammad Imran Ahmad, Muhammad Afzaal Akram
Comparative Study of combustion of waste in combination of coal in CFBC
Mahmood Saleem
Degradation of Phenol in Tubular Corona Reactor (TCR)
Muhammad Suleman Tahir, Mahmood Saleem, M. Siebenhofer
Osmotic Power Generation and its Scope in Pakistan
S Waqar Hasan, Asif Mehdi
NOx EMISSION CONTROL USING BIOMASS AS REBURN FUEL
Shaid Munir
Influence of Relative Humidity on Long-term Performance of Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells
Munazza Khalid
Thermo gravimetric Characterization of Pakistani Coal and biomass for Gasification
sadiq hussain
Study the feasibility of decolorization of reactive dye solution by continuous electro-coagulation
Bilal Haider, Muhammad Sarfraz Akram, Haris Raza

Environmental Technologies

Pre-Treatment Methods of Minerals for Ex-Situ Mineral Carbonation of Mafic and Ultramafic Minerals
MOHSIN LATIF, Mahmood Saleem, Gulzeb Khan
Study of heavy metals e.g. Nickel and Chromium in soil near steel plant
Muhammad Imran Irfan, Thomas C. Meisel

Reaction and Separation Technologies

The design and implementation of a Single-Phase Off-Grid Inverter 1000W
MURAD HABIB
On The Factors Influencing the Performance of a Pulsed Sieve-Plate Extraction Columns: Holdup and Drop Size Distribution
Shehzad Younas Khawaja, Sharooz Khan, Muhammad Rashid Usman, Waheed Afzal, Rafi Ullah Khan, Niaz Ahmad Akhtar

Registration

Registration Type Cost
Regular 4000.00 PKR (Registration Closed 2010-12-15)
All participants other than registered students.A discount of 25% will be offered to a group registration of 4 or above.

A discount of 25% will be offered to those individuals who register before 30th September 2011.

Registration fee can be paid as

1- a cross-cheque or bank draft drawn in favour of the Director, Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology, University of the Punjab, Quaid-i-Azam Campus, Lahore

OR

2- Bank transfer in the Director’s account (01820007149803) in HBL (182), University of the Punjab, Quaid-i-Azam Campus, Lahore branch.

STUDENT 2000.00 PKR (Registration Closed 2010-12-15)
Registered Students of Universities/Academic InstitutionsRegistration fee can be paid as

1- a cross-cheque or bank draft drawn in favour of the Director, Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology, University of the Punjab, Quaid-i-Azam Campus, Lahore

OR

2- Bank transfer in the Director’s account (01820007149803) in HBL (182), University of the Punjab, Quaid-i-Azam Campus, Lahore branch.

Registration Manager

Name Prof. Dr. Mahmood Saleem
Email msaleem@icet.pu.edu.pk
Phone 03314554867
Fax +924299231159
Mailing Address Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology, University of the Punjab, Quaid-i-Azam Campus, Lahore-54590

Accommodation

Limited accommodation may be available at University Executive Club on Payment.
For Availability of accommodation and reservation, please contact at the Executive Club Reservation Office at the Phone No. 042-99230207.

Organizing Team

Patron

  1. Prof.Dr. Syed Zahoor Ul Hassan Rizvi, University of the Punjab, Pakistan

Chief Organizer

  1. Prof. Dr. Mahmood Saleem

Management Team

  1. Dr. Dr. Yaseer A. Durrani, University of the Punjab, Pakistan
  2. Dr. Waheed Afzal, University of the Punjab, Pakistan
  3. Prof. Dr. Rafiq Ahmad, CEET, Pakistan
  4. Dr. Muhammad Kamran, CEET, Punjab University Lahore, Pakistan
  5. Mr. Iftikhar Ahmad Kirmani, Fauji Fertilizer Company Ltd., Pakistan
  6. Dr. Shahid Naveed, University of Eng & Tech, Pakistan
  7. Dr. Sheikh Muhammad Sajid, FAST Lahore, Pakistan
  8. Prof. Dr. A. R. Saleemi, University of Eng & Tech, Pakistan
  9. Engr. Muhammad suleman tahir, Graz University of Technology, Austria
  10. Dr. Shahid Raza Malik, NFC IEFR Faisalabad, Pakistan

Technical Committee

  1. Dr. Muhammad Arif Butt, PU, Pakistan
  2. Dr. Arshad Chughtai, PU, Pakistan
  3. Dr. Aamir Ijaz, IQTM, PU, Pakistan
  4. Dr. Moinuddin Ghauri, COMSATS Lahore, Pakistan
  5. Prof. Dr. Javaid Ahmad, University of the Punjab, Pakistan
  6. Prof.Dr. Syed Zahoor Ul Hassan Rizvi, University of the Punjab, Pakistan
  7. Prof. Dr. Niaz Ahmed Akhtar, Rector NTU Faisalabad, Pakistan
  8. Prof. Dr. A. R. Saleemi, University of Eng & Tech, Pakistan
  9. Prof. Dr. Mahmood Saleem
  10. Dr. Shahid Raza Malik, NFC IEFR Faisalabad, Pakistan
  11. Prof. Dr. Rafiq Ahmad, CEET, Pakistan
  12. Dr. Muhammad Tayyeb Javed, PIEAS, Islamabad, Pakistan
  13. Dr. Rafi Ullah Khan, Assistant Professor, ICET Punjab University Lahore, Pakistan

Sponsors

Sponsorship from

1-HIGHER EDUCATION COMMISSION

2- Local Industries

is expected

  • Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology, University of the Punjab, Lahore

Sources of Support

3rd Symposium was mainly financed by University of the Punjab and partly by Ittehad Chemicals.

4th Symposium is expected to be University of the Punjab, HEC and Local Industry

Conference Timeline and Information

Conference

First day of conference March 1, 2011
Last day of conference March 1, 2011

Website

Go Live (as a Current Conference) June 30, 2010
Move to Conference Archive March 6, 2011

Submissions

Author registration opened June 30, 2010
Author registration closed November 5, 2010
Call for Papers posted May 11, 2010
Submissions accepted May 11, 2010
Submissions closed November 20, 2010

Reviews

Reviewer registration opened May 11, 2010
Reviewer registration closed March 5, 2011

Website Posting

November 5, 2010
March 1, 2011
November 20, 2010
March 1, 2011
April 11, 2011