Applied Chemistry Research Centre is executing R&D activities. Besides that it also provides consultancy/advisory and analytical testing services to various public and private sectors in the field of plastic and polymer, textile, agrochemicals, oils & fats, ores / minerals, Fine chemicals etc. The center is comprised of highly qualified, dedicated and skilled manpower.

OBJECTIVES:

  • Optimum utilization of indigenous recourses.
  • Development of technologies around local resources to substitute import and enhance export.
  • Execution of research and development on the problems faced by industries.
  • Undertake cooperative research with local and foreign R & D organization.
  • To ensure confidence, impartiality, judgment and operational integrity.

SECTIONS OF THE CENTRE:

  1. Textile    (In charge: M. Aleem Ahmed)
  2. Oil & Fat (In charge: Ms. Rubina Saleem)
  3. Plastic & Polymer (In charge: Dr. Khalil Ahmed)
  4. Analytical Testing Services (In charge: Dr. Sofia K. Alvi)
  5. Agro / Industrial Chemical (In charge:  Rashid Ali Siddiqui)

MAJOR ACTIVITIES:

  • To conduct Research & Development in the field of applied Chemistry.
  • To facilitate industries by providing services.
  • To develop process for industries.
  • Production of fine and agro chemicals
  • Human resource development through training.

HEAD OF CENTRE:
Dr. Khaula Shirin
Principal Scientific Officer