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Engr. Nida Maqbool
Assistant Professor
Environmental Engineering

National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST)
Tel : +925190854361

Environmental Engineering

MS (Environmental Engineering), Bachelor (Agricultural Engineering)

Education University/Country Year of Passing Discipline Specialization
PhD (On Going) National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Pakistan ​-  Environmental Engineering Fecal Sludge Management, Biogas Production, Wastewater Treatment
MS​ National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Pakistan ​2012 Environmental Engineering Wastewater Treatment
Bachelor University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, Pakistan ​2010 Agricultural Engineering ​-
  • Chromium Removal from Tannery Wastewater Using Magnetic Nanoparticles

  • Performance Evaluation Of Anaerobic Fertilizer Driven Forward Osmosis MBR for treatment of textile wastewater

  • Removal of Arsenic from Ground Water by Adsorption (Iron Nails) (On Going)

  • Enhancement of Biogas Recovery from Fecal Sludge using Anaerobic Co-Digestion Process (On Going)

1.    Maqbool. N. Phosphorus removal in Wastewater: A Comparison between Biological v/s Physico-Chemical Processes. Pakistan Engineering News, Vol 44, no. 2, pp 43-59

2.    Asghar, A., Khan, Z., Maqbool N., Qazi, I.A., Aqan, M.A. Comparison of adsorption capability of activated carbon and metal doped TiO2 for Geosmin and 2-MIB removal from water. Journal of Nanomaterials, Volume 2015 ​(2015), Article ID 479103,

3.    Maqbool, N., Khan, Z., Asghar, A. Reuse of alum sludge for phosphorus removal from municipal wastewater, Desalination and water treatment, 57 (2016) 13246–13254

  1. Water Resources and Irrigation Engineering

  2. Introduction to Environmental Engineering

  3. Engineering Hydrology

  4. Environment and Human Interaction

  5. Environmental Health and Safety

  6. Membrane Technology

1.    Nov 2013 – Present: Lecturer, Environmental Engineering, IESE, SCEE, NUST, Islamabad

2.    August 2013 – Nov 2013: Research Associate, Department of Environmental Sciences,     COMSATS, Vehari

3.    March 2013 – August 2013: Lecturer Chemistry, Punjab College, Vehari