Nafees Iqbal

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Awards and Honors:

  • Ph.D scholarship under “US-PAK knowledge corridor” Project to study in US 2022-2026



Prior to the PhD program at Clarkson

[7] Biofuels and biorefineries: development, application and future perspectives emphasizing the environmental and economic aspects

M. K. Shahid, A. Batool, A. Kashif, M. H. Nawaz, M. Aslam, N. Iqbal, and Y. Choi

J. Environ. Manage., 297, 2021, 113268

[6] Comparative Analysis of Ethylene/Diene Copolymerization and Ethylene/Propylene/Diene Terpolymerization Using Ansa-Zirconocene

Catalyst with Alkylaluminum/Borate Activator: The Effect of Conjugated and Nanoconjugated Dienes on Catalytic Behavior and

Polymeric Microstructure

A. Ali, M. K. Tufail, M. I. Jamil, W. Yaseen, N. Iqbal, M. Hussain, A. Ali, T. Aziz, Z. Fan, and L. Guo

Molecules, 26(7), 2021, 2037

[5] The Mechanism of Rhodium-Catalyzed Allylic C–H Amination

R. J. Harris, J. Park, T. A. F. Nelson, N. Iqbal, D. C. Salgueiro, J. Bacsa, C. E. MacBeth, M.-H. Baik, and S. B. Blakey

J. Am. Chem. Soc., 142(12), 2020, 5842-5851

[4] Acridinedione as selective flouride ion chemosensor: a detailed spectroscopic and quantum mechanical investigation

N. Iqbal, S. A. Ali, I. Munir, S. Khan, K. Ayub, M. Al-Rashida, M. Islam, Z. Shafiq, R. Ludwig, and A. Hameed

RSC Adv., 8, 2018, 1993-2003

[3] N, N-Dimethylpyridin-4-amine (DMAP) based ionic liquids: evaluation of physical properties via molecular dynamics simulations and

application as a catalyst for Fisher indole and 1H tetrazole synthesis

S. A. Ghumro, S. Saleem, M. Al-Rashida, N. Iqbal, R. D. Alharthy, S. Ahmed, S. T. Moin, and A. Hameed

RSC Adv., 7, 2017, 34197-34207

[2] Facile dimethyl amino group triggered cyclic sulfonamides synthesis and evaluation as alkaline phosphatase inhibitors

H.A. Bhatti, M. Khatoon, M. Al-Rashida, H. Bano, N. Iqbal, S. Yousuf, K. M. Khan, A. Hameed, and J. Iqbal

Bioorg. Chem., 71, 2017, 10-18

[1] Solvent-free 1 H-tetrazole, 1, 2, 5, 6-tetrahydronicotinonitrile and pyrazole synthesis using quinoline based ionic fluoride salts (QuFs):

thermal and theoretical studies

N. Iqbal, J. Hashim, S. A. Ali, M. Al-Rashida, R. D. Alharthy, S. Ahmad, K. M. Khan, F. Z. Basha, S. T. Moin, and A. Hameed

RSC Adv., 5, 2015, 95061-95072


  • Oral presentations:


  • Poster presentations:

- CAMP Annual Technical Meeting, Clayton, NY, May 23, 2022