Faculty & Staff
Ms. Beenish Saba
Lecturer
PhD, Biological Engineering, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
Department of Environmental Sciences
Phone : +92-051-9290058  
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Email : beenishsaba@uaar.edu.pk
Address : Department of Environmental Sciences, PMAS Arid Agriculture University, Murree Road, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Work Experience : 8 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Microbial fuel cell
  • Bio electrochemical systems Constructed wetlands
  • Biological waste water treatment technologies
  • Organic contaminants adsorption and degradation in soil and water
  • Total Publications : 23
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Saba. B., M. Khan and A. D. Christy. 2018. Microbial phyto-power-systems- Application of bioelectrical systems for sustainable integration in phytoremediation Bioelectrochemistry.

    2. Saba. B., A. D. Christy, T. Park, Z. Yu, K. Li and O. H. Tuovinen. 2018. Reductive Decolorization of Reactive Black 5 and Reactive Blue 4 Dyes in Microbial Fuel Cells. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology.

    3. Saba, B., B. Zaman., T. Mahmood., and S. Jamal Khan. 2017. Treatment of wastewater with a high C/N ratio in sequencing batch bioreactor (SBBR) containing biocarriers. Environmental Engineering and Management Journal.

    4. Saba, B., A. D. Christy, Z. Yu, A. C. Co. O. H. Tuovinen and R. Islam. 2017. Characterization and performance of anodic mixed culture biofilms in submersed microbial fuel cells. Bioelectrochemistry,

    5. Saba, B., and A. D. Christy. 2017. Simultaneous power generation and desalination of microbial desalination cells using Nanochloropsis salina (marine algae) vs potassium ferricyanide as catholytes.Environmental Engineering Science, 34(3).197-206.

    6. Saba, B., A. D. Christy and M. Jabeen. 2016. Kinetic and enzymatic dcolorization of textile dyes on plant based biosorbents: A Review. Environmental Engineering Science, 33(9) 601-614.

    7. Saba, B., and A. D. Christy, A. 2017. Sustainable power production potential of bacterio-algal microbial fuel cells. An overview: Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 73, 75-84.

    8. Saba. B., M.Jabeen. I. Aziz. A. Khalid and A. D Christy. 2015. Role of agro-waste based activated biochar and microbes in reactive black dye degradation from microcosm constructed wetlands. International Journal of phytoremediation. 7, 1060-1067.

    9. Saba. B. 2014. Potential treatment options for hydro fracking return fluids. Journal of Chem Bio Eng Reviews. 1(6) 273-279. (DOI: 10.1002/cben.201400003)

    10. Rashid, A., T. Mahmood, F. Mehmood, A. Khalid, B. Saba, A. Batool and A. Riaz.2014. Phytoaccumulation, competitive adsorption and evaluation of chelators-metal interaction in Lettuce plant. Environmental Engineering and Management Journal. 13 (10) 2583-2592

    Department of Environmental Sciences
    Chairman/Tenured Professor
    Phone #: +92-51- 9292135
    Mobile #: 0301- 6005958
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