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Iqbal Ahmad

Iqbal Ahmad

Assistant Researcher

  • Department: Chemistry
  • Research Group: Environ. Processes & Pollutants
  • ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor : AU=Ahmad I* NOT (Ameen M or Musthapa or Israr or Irshad or Akhter or Ahmad F J or Patil G or Zeeshan M or Kumar A or Sheraz or Usmanghani or Sadaf or Asif or Akram) AND AD= (Aveiro or Hamdard); Researcher ID:I-1887-2013


Scientific Activities

Scientific Domain: Aquatic Toxicology


Specific Domain: Environmental pollutants induced Immunotoxicity, Oxidative stress, hormonal desruption and genotoxicity in aquatic species


Actual interest of investigation: Metals/nanoparticles uptake, its turnover and associated damage versus protection in aquatic species.

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE

1/5/2013 - present Assistant Researcher - Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies - CESAM.


1/4/2008 - 31/3/2013 Assistant Researcher - Centre for Environmental and Marine Studies - CESAM.


1/4/2007 - 31/3/2008 Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Department of Biology, University of Aveiro, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal, (Research Topic: Interrelation of genotoxicity, hormonal disruption, immunosuppression and oxidative stress in the Aveiro lagoon fish).


1/4/2004 – 31/03/2007 Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Department of Biology, University of Aveiro, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal, (Research Topic: Studies on enzymatic and non-enzymatic antioxidants induction in the Aveiro Lagoon and Pateira de Fermentelos fish, with special reference to their role in aquatic pollutants genotoxicity and detoxification


01/04/2001 – 31/03/2004 Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Department of Biology, University of Aveiro, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal, (Research Topic: Oxidative stress biomarkers of aquatic pollution in fish).


07/2000 – 03/2001 Research Associate, Immunotoxicology Laboratory, Department of Toxicology, Hamdard University, New Delhi, India (Research Topic: Effect of a low molecular weight protein on lipid peroxidation in fish).


05/97 - 2000 Senior Research Fellow, Department of Medical Elementology and Toxicology, Hamdard University, New Delhi, India (Research topic: Immunological studies on fish from polluted water to develop an early warning system for water pollution monitoring).

Academic qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in 'Toxicology’ Hamdard University, New Delhi (India), 2000
Master of Science (MSc) in 'Toxicology' Hamdard University, New Delhi (India), 1996
Post Graduate Diploma in 'Clinical Pathology' Aligarh Muslim University (India), 1994
Bachlor of Science (BSc), Rohilkhand University, Bareilly, U.P. (India), 1991

Scientific Supervision

In progress (1)
Post-doc (Main Supervisor): Naser Aziz Anjum (CESAM member)

Concluded (5)
Master (Main Supervisor): Karolina Anna Filipkowska (not a CESAM member)

Master (Main Supervisor): Leonor Coutinho Costa (not a CESAM member)

Bachelor Student (Main Supervisor): Leonor Coutinho Costa (not a CESAM member)

Post-doc (Main Supervisor): Naser Aziz Anjum (CESAM member)

Post-doc (Main Supervisor): Koigoora Srikanth (CESAM member)

Projects

In progress (0)
Concluded (2)
GENOPES - Mechanisms of DNA damage induced by pesticides in fish and interference of co-exposure to other contaminants See more

Food Chain - Improvement of soil-crop models of PTEs to assess impacts of soil contamination in agricultural areas and food chain risks to human See more

Publications

WoS Papers (71)
Other Papers (0)
Books (2)
Book Chapter (9)
Thesis (2)
Communications (38)
Other Publications (3)

CESAM Funding: