Dr. Fatima Javed

Assistant Professor




Dr. Fatima Javed


Phone #: +92-91-9224706

Email: fatimajaved@sbbwu.edu.pk

Address: Department of Chemistry Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University Larama, Peshawar


  • Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University, Larama, Peshawar, Pakistan, (June 2018 – Continue)
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow at the School of Materials and Mineral Resources Engineering, Universiti Sains Malaysia, (April 2016- December 2017).
  • Principal Investigator, at the School of Materials and Mineral Resources Engineering, Universiti Sains Malaysia, (2016-2017).
    • Project: Cellulose dissolution from Biomass using Room Temperature Ionic Liquids for Nanocellulose reinforced Polymer composites and cellulose derivatives.
  • Research Officer at the Department of Chemistry, Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Pakistan (2011- 2015).
    • Project: Synthesis and coordination chemistry of Organometallics


  • Post-Doctorate (Inorganic/ Analytical Chemistry), Universiti Sains Malaysia, 2017
  • Ph.D. (Inorganic/Analytical Chemistry), Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Pakistan, 2015 (First class)
  • M.Phil (Inorganic/Analytical Chemistry), Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Pakistan, 2011 (First class)
  • M.Sc (Inorganic/Analytical Chemistry), Quaid-i-Azam University Islamabad, Pakistan, 2009 (First class)
  • B.Sc (Chemistry, Zoology, Botany), University of Punjab, Pakistan 2006 (First Class)
  • F.Sc Federal Board, Islamabad Pakistan 2004 (First Class)
  • SSC Federal Board, Islamabad Pakistan 2002 (First Class)

Honor and Awards

  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship from Malaysian Government 2016-2017
  • Higher Education Commission (HEC) Indigeneous Scholarship 2011-2015
  • Certificate of Appreciation for Research publication in IUPAC 2017
  • Certificate of Appreciation for Research publication in Materials Science and Engineering: C 2015
  • Certificate of Appreciation to participate in the Crystallographic Chemistry workshop 2014 I National Centre of Physics, Islamabad Pakistan


  • The Chemical Society of Pakistan
  • Member of Range-e-Hayat Literature Society QAU Islamabad

Graduate Students Postdocs Undergraduate Students Honor Students

Supervision of MS (2) and BS (4) Final Year students to accomplish research and Thesis writing.

Service Activity

Brief Statement of Research Interest

  • Synthesis, Characterization, physicochemical and Biological investigations of 
  • Organometallics
  • Chitosan built Hydrogel 
  • Room Temperature Ionic Liquids (RTILs)


  • F Javed, F Ullah, Hazizan Md. Akil “An Approach to Classification and Hi-Tech Applications of Room-Temperature Ionic Liquids (RTILs): A Review” 2018. Accepted in Journal of Molecular Liquids (Impact Factor 4.513)
  • F Javed, F Ullah, HM Akil “Synthesis, characterization and cellulose dissolution capabilities of ammonium-based room temperature ionic liquids (RTILs)” 2018,  Pure and Applied Chemistry 90 (6), 1019-1034 (Impact Factor 2.492)
  • F Ullah, F Javed, H Md. Akil” Synthesis and functionalization of chitosan built hydrogel with induced hydrophilicity for extended release of sparingly soluble drugs” 2018, Journal of Biomaterials Science, Polymer Edition 29 (4), 376-396 ((Impact Factor 2.112)
  • F Javed, F Ullah, HM Akil “Synthesis and physicochemical investigation of chitosan-built hydrogel with induced glucose sensitivity” 2018, International Journal of Polymeric Materials and Polymeric Biomaterials 66 (16) 824-834 (Impact Factor 2.127)
  • F Javed, S Ali, S Shahzadi “Synthesis, characterization, and biological activity of organotin (IV) complexes with 4-oxo-4-[3-(trifluoromethyl) phenylamino] butanoic acid” 2017, Russian Journal of General Chemistry 87 (10), 2409-2420 (Impact Factor 0.685)
  • F Ullah, F Javed, HM Akil “Star-shaped self-assembled micelles of block copolymer [chitosan-co-poly (ethylene glycol) methyl ether methacrylate] hydrogel for hydrophobic drug delivery” 2017, Polymer Bulletin, 1-22 (Impact Factor 1.420)
  • F Javed, S Ali, S Shahzadi, “Organotin (IV) O-butyl carbonodithioates: Synthesis, characterization, in vitro bioactivities, and interaction with SS-DNA” 2016,Russian Journal of General Chemistry 86 (12), 2768-2776 (Impact Factor 0.685)
  • F Ullah, F Javed, HM Akil “Functional properties of chitosan built nanohydrogel with enhanced glucose-sensitivity” 2016, International journal of biological macromolecules 83, 376-384 Impact Factor 3.671)
  • F Javed, M Sirajuddin, S Ali “,Organotin (IV) derivatives of o-isobutyl carbonodithioate: Synthesis, spectroscopic characterization, X-ray structure, HOMO/LUMO and in vitro biological activities” 2016, Polyhedron 104, 80-90 (Impact Factor 2.108)
  • F Javed, S Ali, S Shahzadi,”Synthesis, Structural Characterization, Theoretical Calculations and In Vitro Biological Activities of Organotin (IV) Complexes with [O, O] Donor Ligand” 2016, Journal of Inorganic and Organometallic Polymers and Materials 26 (1), 48-61 (Impact Factor 1.987)
  • F Ullah, F Javed, HM Akil “Classification, processing and application of hydrogels: A review” 2015, Materials Science and Engineering: C 57, 414-433, (Impact Factor 5.082)
  • F Javed, S Ali, S Shahzadi, “Synthesis, Spectroscopy, Semi‐empirical and Biological Activities of Organotin(IV) Complexes with o‐Isopropyl Carbonodithioic Acid”  2015,  Journal of the Chinese Chemical Society 62 (8),728-738(Impact Factor 1.082)
  • F Javed, S Ali, MW Shah, “Synthesis, characterization, semi-empirical study, and biological activities of organotin (IV) and transition metal complexes with o-methyl carbonodithioate” 2014,  Journal of Coordination Chemistry 67 (16), 2795-2808 (Impact Factor 2.034)
  • F Javed, S Ali,” (O-Methyl dithiocarbonato-κS) triphenyltin (IV)” 2013, Acta Crystallographica  , Section E: Structure Reports Online 69 (6), 316
  • F Javed, AA Altaf, A Badshah,”New supramolecular ferrocenyl amides: synthesis, characterization, and preliminary DNA-binding studies” 2012 Journal of Coordination Chemistry 65 (6), 969-979 (Impact Factor 2.034)
  • M Riaz, F Javed, AA Altaf, “Antioxidant, Antimicrobial Activity and GC-MS Analysis of Russelia equsetiformis Essential Oils” 2012, Oxidation Communications 35 (4), 1027-1037


Forthcoming Articles


  • F Javed, F Ullah, HM Akil “ Insight to Green synthesis and Biomass- conversion capabilities of  highly- pure Oxidative Room Temperature Ionic Liquids (O-RTILs)” (Under Review in Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering)
  • F Javed, S Ali, S Shahzadi, N Khalid “Structural, spectroscopic and biological studies of organotin(IV) derivatives of oxo-ethyl carbonodithioate (Under Review in Journal of Polyhydron) 
  • Fatima Javed, Faheem Ullah, Hazizan Md. Akil “Comparative study of graphene nanoparticles and N-butyltrimethylammonium Iodide filled (PVDF-co-HFP) polymer electrolyte membrane based on thermal, mechanical and electrical properties (Under Review in Journal of Polymer Bulletin) 

Research Grants and Contracts

  • HEC Pakistan, ‘Startup Research Grant’ PKR 493,950/-, 2018-2019 (In review)
  • Ministry of Education Malaysia, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme’ Malaysian Ringgit 294,000/-, 2016-2017 (Completed)

Other Research or Creative Accomplishments

Hand on Instrumentations

  • Brookhaven Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) 
  • Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscope (FESEM)
  • Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) 
  • Malvern Zetasizer (Nano ZS) 
  • Laser Light Scattering (LLS) 
  • Netzsch, Iris, TGA and DSC Analyzer 
  • UV-Visible Spectrophotometer 
  • Synthetic and Purification Setups 
  • Densitometer, Viscometer, Polarimeter 
  • Conductometer, pH meter, Centrifuge 
  • QCM-D, Quartz Crystal Microblance with Dissipation 
  • Differential Refractrometer 
  • FT-IR Spectrometer 
  • Universal Testing Machine

Selected Professional Presentations