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chemist , researcher

Altaf Hussain, Pakistani chemist, researcher. Research grantee International Foundation for Science, 1981-1991, International Atomic Energy Agency, since 1982; postdoctoral fellow Leeds University, 1977-1978. Member Chemical Society Pakistan (life), Pakistan Society Biochemists, Pakistan Society Food Scientists and Technologists, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Hussain, Altaf was born on May 2, 1943 in Batala, India. Son of Chaudhary Noor and Bibi (Fatima) Muhammad.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Punjab University, Lahore, Pakistan, 1963. Bachelor of Science with honors, Punjab University, Lahore, Pakistan, 1964. Master of Science, Punjab University, Lahore, Pakistan, 1965.

Doctor of Philosophy, Leeds (England) University, 1977.

Career

Assistant science officer Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission, Lahore, 1966-1969, from science officer to chief science officer Faisalabad, 1970—2003, advisory to member Biosciences, 2003—2005. International Atomic Energy Agency research fellow University California College Agriculture, Davis, 1969-1970. National expert United Nations Industrial Development Organization, Islamabad, Pakistan, 1994-1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Chemical Society Pakistan (life), Pakistan Society Biochemists, Pakistan Society Food Scientists and Technologists, New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, sports, music, reading.

Connections

Married Altaf Nafees, February 3, 1981. Children: Ammara Altaf, Sara Altaf, Hassan Altaf.

father:
Chaudhary Noor Muhammad

mother:
Bibi (Fatima) Muhammad

spouse:
Altaf Nafees

children:
Ammara Altaf Hussain

Sara Altaf Hussain

Hassan Altaf Hussain