Faculty & Staff
Dr. Shahid Mahmood
Associate Professor


Ph.D. PMAS-Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi
Department of Environmental Sciences
Phone : +92-51-9292135
Mobile : +92-344-6843174
Fax :
Email : shmahmood@uaar.edu.pk
Address : Department of Environmental Sciences, PMAS Arid Agriculture University, Murree Road, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Work Experience : 11 Year(s)
Research Interest :
  • Wastewater Treatment and Toxicology
  • Bioenergy production
  • Total Publications : 35
    Publications (Latest Ten)
    1. Yasir, MW., SL. Capozzi, BV. Kjellerup, S. Mahmood, T. Mahmood and A. Khalid. 2021. Simultaneous biotreatment of hexavalent chromium Cr(VI) and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) by indigenous bacteria of Co-polluted wastewater. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation 161 (2021) 105249

    2. Bangash, N., S. Mahmood, S. Akhtar, M.T. Hayat, S. Gulzar and A. Khalid. 2021. Formulation of biofertilizer for improving growth and yield of wheat in rain dependent farming system. Environmental Technology & Innovation (2021), doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eti.2021.101806

    3. Gullefareen., A., T. Mahmood, I. Bodla, A. Rashid, A. Khalid and S. Mahmood. 2022. Modeling Potential Distribution of newly recorded ant, Brachyponera nigrita using Maxent under climate change in Pothwar region, Pakistan. Plos one., PLoS ONE 17(1): e0262451

    4. Ali, S., O. Shafique, S. Mahmood, T. Mahmood, BA Khan, I. Ahmad. 2020. Biofuels production from weed biomass using nanocatalyst technology. Biomass and Bioenergy 139 (2020) 105595

    5. Tayyab, A., Z. Ahmad, T. Mahmood, A. Khalid, S. Qadeer, S. Mahmood, S. Andleeb, M.Anjum. 2019. Anaerobic co-digestion of catering food waste utilizing Parthenium hysterophorus as co-substrate for biogas production. Biomass and Bioenergy 124 (2019) 74-82.

    6. Qadeer, S., S. Mahmood, M. Anjum, N. Ilyas, Z. Ali and A. Khalid. 2018. Synchronization of lipid-based biofuel production with waste treatment using oleaginous bacteria: a biorefinery concept. Process Safety and Environmental Protection 115:99- 107.

    7. Bibi , R., Z. Ahmad, M. Imran, S. Hussain , A. Ditta, S. Mahmood , A. Khalid . 2017. Algal bioethanol production technology: A trend towards sustainable development. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 71:976-985

    8. Mahmood, S., A. Khalid, M. Arshad, T. Mahmood and D.E. Crowley. 2016. Detoxification of azo dyes by oxido-reductase enzymes. Critical Reviews in Biotechnology, 36 (4):639-51.

    9. Mahmood, S., A. Khalid, T. Mahmood, M. Arshad, J.C. Loyola-Licea and D.E. Crowley. 2015. Biotreatment of simulated tannery wastewater containing Reactive Black 5, aniline and CrVI using a biochar packed bioreactor. RSC Advances 5: 106272- 106279.

    10. Mahmood, S., A. Khalid. M. Arshad and Riaz Ahmad. 2015. Effect of trace metals and electron shuttle on simultaneous reduction of Reactive Black 5 azo dye and hexavalent chromium in liquid medium by Pseudomonas sp. Chemosphere 138: 895-900.

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