Experts from Clarivate Analytics (former Thomson Reuters) are joining us to brief and discuss the best practices for Pakistani universities and journals to appears on international ranking canvas.
Dr Walid Hasan
Head of Consultancy Services for Governments and Universities, Clarivate Analytics,
United Arab Emirates
Professor in Biomedical Engineering with more than 16 years of experience in R&D, Research leadership, Innovation and Strategies in Academia, Government and Corporate. At Clarivate Analytics, he is currently working with regional Governments, Universities and Research Centres to boost research and innovation.
Dr. Hassan is an active researcher on tomographic reconstruction for emission and transmission data, medical instrumentation and biomedical signal processing and full-band EEG signal analysis. He has published many scientific papers in journals of high repute and has notable experience in public health and healthcare quality control and management as well as research and education assessment and strategic planning.
Dr Ayman Akil
Senior Advisory Services Consultant in Research and Education,
Clarivate Analytics, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Senior Advisory Services Consultant in Research and Education at Clarivate Analytics with more than 11 years of experience in Education, University rankings and Research management, assessment and planning, engaging solutions and tailored strategic plans for Institutions and Universities, supporting decision makers in Research Institutes in performing SWOT analysis in terms of research and education. As a researcher, working closely with R&D departments in industrial companies to offer Knowledge-based solutions.
Being a researcher having a notable experience in quantum optics and sophisticated laser systems, studying ultrafast dynamics down to Attosecond resolutions, building multilayer XUV mirrors, using solid state spectroscopic methods, muon-spin rotation measurements, published many articles in journals of high reputation, and delivering workshops for researchers and scientists.
Prof Dr Alamgir khan
HEC Expert on Journals matters & Joint Editor Armed Forces Medical Journal
1. Professor of Physiology, Army Medical College/National University of Medical Sciences, Rawalpindi (NUMS)
2. Deputy Director Medical Education, Army Medical College
3. Head of Information Technology Department, Army Medical College
4. President High Altitude Medical Research Cell, Pakistan Army
5. Joint editor Pakistan Armed Forces Medical Journal
6. Higher Education Commission (HEC) expert committee member for the evaluation and recognition of health sciences research journals
7. Executive committee member, Pakistan Association of Medical Editors
8. Resource person for training workshops (Pakistan Army, HEC, CPSP, Pakistan Manpower Institute, Universities)
Prof Dr Idrees A Nasir
Chief Editor, Advancements in Life Sciences (Web of Science Journal), Centre of Excellence in Molecular Biology, Pakistan
Visionary leader bringing over 25 years of experience in establishing operational optimization across diverse molecular research field at both national and international levels. Recognized for talents in strategy development and providing research/science vision. Converts strategic plans into tactical reality through establishing sufficient human resource. Devises and implements new programs and initiates successful processes to produce new product with maximum impact to agriculture in Pakistan.
He is pioneer chief editor of Advancements in Life Sciences and a leader of modern journal based scholarly publishing in Pakistan. He is facilitating and optimizing international standards in all aspects of peer review publishing through consultation with all the relevant quarter both at national and international level. Under his leadership ALS have secured indexing in Web of Science, Pubmed NCBI and Chemical Abstracts Service – American Chemical Society among other prestigious international indexing bodies and got recognized by Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan. It has H-index of 13 and i10-index of 21. ALS is among pioneers of “Online Manuscript Submission and Tracking System”, Online First Publication, Publishing of Conferences Proceedings and active science-society interaction through social media in and from Pakistan. It has active Youtube channel, facebook & twitter page and google group that interact with more than 10,000 people per week around the world through weekly news episode “Seven Days in Life”.
Expert in transforming strategic plans into tactical initiatives for national and regional requirements. Motivator and coach combining research acumen with analytical depth to align operational efficiencies with national agricultures challenges and objectives. As a productive scientist, he has produced
> Three Bt Cotton Varieties (CEMB-33, CEMB-66 and CA-12)
> First local transgenic sugarcane containing four transgenes
> Insect resistant hybrid Corn
> Fusarium resistant Gladiolus
> Virus, fungus, frost sweetening resistant Potato
> 5 Patents, 12 PhDs, 32 MPhil students, reported 38 genes & more than 100 research publications including books