Name:     Dr. Imtiaz-ud-Din

Designation: Professor

Contact Details:

Telephone:     +92-51-90642106

Email:    ,

Educational Qualification:

M.Phil, Ph.D (Chemistry)

Specialization:   Inorganic/Analytical Chemistry


Research Areas/Areas of Expertise:  Co-ordination / Organometallic Chemistry, Inorganic Biochemistry, Synthetic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry / Chemical Analysis


Awards and Grants:  Project No: 6182/NRPU/R&D, Approved by HEC, Pakistan.Instrumentation Available (Focal Person):  NA

Recent Publications:

  1. Andleeb, Imtiaz-ud-Din, “Recent Progress in Design Strategies for Bismuth Based Complexes”- A review article, J. Organomet.Chem. 898 (2019) 120871537
  2. Sohaila Andleeb, Imtiaz-ud-Din, M. K Rauf, S. Sikander Azam, Ihsan-ul- Haq, M. Nawaz Tahir, and Sajjad Ahmad,Bioactive Heteroleptic Bismuth(V) Complexes: Synthesis, Structural Analysis and Binding Pattern Validation”, Applied Organometallic Chemistry, 33 (2019) e5061   
  3. Haseeba Sadaf , Imtiaz-ud-Din, Mohammed Fettouhi , Atif Fazal, Saeed Ahmad ,

Bilal Ahmad Farooqi, Shafqat Nadeem, Ihsan-ul-Haq, Waqar Ahmad. “Synthesis, crystal structures and biological activities of palladium(II) complexes of benzimidazole and 2-methylbenzimidazole” Polyhedron, 170 (2019) 537-537.


  1. Andleeb, Imtiaz-ud-Din, M.K. Rauf, S.S. Azam, A. Badshah, H. Sadaf, A. Raheel, M.N. Tahir, S. Raza, A One-pot Multicomponent Facile Synthesis of Dihydropyrimidin-2 (1H)-thione Derivatives using Triphenylgermane as a Catalyst and its Binding Pattern Validation, RSC Advances, 6 (2016) 79651-79661.


  1. Imtiaz-ud-Din, M. Mazhar, S. Dastgir, M.F. Mahon, K.C. Molloy, Bis[3-(tri-p-tolyl)germyl-3-(o-tolyl)-propionato]dibutyltin(IV), Appl. Organomet. Chem., 17, 801 (2003).
  2. Sadaf, Imtiaz-ud-Din, S.S. Zahra, S. Nadeem, M.N. Tahir, S. Ahmad, S. Andleeb, Synthesis, X-ray structures and biological properties of palladium (II) complexes of 1, 2-dimethylimidazole and benzimidazole, Polyhedron, 160 (2019) 101-107.
  3. Sumaira Abbas, Imtiaz-ud-Din, Raheel. “Recent advances in phosphorescence bioimaging using cyclometalated Iridium (III) complexes” –Review article, Applied Organomet. Chem.2019 (Accepted)
  4. Ahmad Raheel, Imtiaz-ud-Din, Muhammad Babar Taj, Rabia Ayub, Muhammad Nawaz Tahir, James Raftery, M. Al-Shakban, “Synthesis, characterization and DFT study of bioactive 2-[(2-Methylpropanoyl)amino]propanoic acid and its polymeric tributyltin(IV) derivative” ChemistrySelect 4, (2019), 1– 8 . DOI: 10.1002/slct.201900869.
  5. Fatima, Imtiaz-ud-Din, A. Akbar, M.S. Anwar, M.N. Tahir, Six new dinuclear Schiff base complexes of Cu (II)/Ln (III) system: Synthesis, characterization and magnetic studies, J. Mol. Struct., 1184 (2019) 462-467.
  6. Sadaf, Imtiaz-ud-Din, S.S. Zahra, S. Nadeem, M.N. Tahir, S. Ahmad, S. Andleeb, Synthesis, X-ray structures and biological properties of palladium (II) complexes of 1, 2-dimethylimidazole and benzimidazole, Polyhedron, 160 (2019) 101-107.
  7. Raheel, Imtiaz-ud-Din, M.B. Taj, M.N Tahir, M. Al-Shakban, Synthesis, structural analysis and molecular docking of some bioactive benzamide derivatives as ionic solids, Russ. J. Gen. Chem., 88 (07) (2018) 1-7
  8. Hameed, S. R Gillani, A. Raheel, M. B. Taj, S.H. Iftikhar, Imtiaz-ud-Din, A. Sadiqa, and A. Aslam., Design, synthesis, docking and in vitro antibacterial study of fluoro substituted schiff bases, J. Chem. Soc. Pak., 40 (04) (2018) 782-791.
  9. Iftikhar, S. Gilani, M. Tajb, A. Raheel, Imtiaz-ud-Din, S. Termizi, Mundher al-Shakban, A. Hapipah Mohd, Design, synthesis and biological evaluation of organotin(IV) complexes of flumequine and cetirizine, Journal of Serbian Chemical Society, 83 (2018) 1-13.
  10. Raheel, Imtiaz-ud-Din, S. Andleeb, S. Ramadan, M.N. Tahir, Synthesis and structural characterization of new bioactive ligands and their Bi(III) derivatives, Applied Organometallic Chemistry, 31 (2017) e3632.
  11. Hussain, A. Badshah, R.A. Hussain, Imtiaz-ud-Din, M.A. Aleem, A. Bahadur, S. Iqbal, M.U. Farooq, H. Ali, Photocatalytic applications of Cr2S3 synthesized from single and multi-source precursors, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 194 (2017) 345-355
  12. Ullah, Imtiaz-ud-Din, A. Raheel, A. Badshah, M.N. Tahir, Synthesis and structure elucidation of fluoro substituted guanidines as potential therapeutic agents, Journal of Molecular Structure, 1143 (2017) 288-293.
  13. Raheel, Imtiaz-ud-Din, A. Badshah, M.K. Rauf, M.N. Tahir, K.M. Khan, A. Hameed, S. Andleeb, Amino Acid Linked Bromobenzoyl Thiourea Derivatives: Syntheses, Characterization and Antimicrobial Activities, J.Chem.Soc.Pak., 38 (2016) 959-964.
  14. Imtiaz-ud-Din, M. Mazhar, K.C. Molloy, Triarylgermyl Substituted Chiral Triphenyltin Derivatives: Their Synthesis Characterization and X-Ray Crystal Structure, Main Group Metal Chemistry, 29, 11 (2006).
  15. Imtiaz-ud-Din, M. Mazhar, K.C. Molloy, Khalid M. Khan, Synthesis Structural Characterization of Some Germanium Substituted Chiral Diethyltin Derivatives, J. Organomet. Chem., 691, 1643 (2006).
  16. Imtiaz-ud-Din, M. Mazhar, Khalid M. Khan, M.F. Mahon, K.C. Molloy, Studies of Bimetallic Carboxylates: Their Synthesis, Characterization, Biological Activity and X-ray Structure, J. Organomet. Chem., 689, 899 (2004).
  17. Ali, G. Yasin, Z. Zuhra, Z. Wu, I.S. Butler, A. Badshah, Imtiaz-ud-Din, Ferrocene-based bioactive bimetallic thiourea complexes: synthesis and spectroscopic studies, Bioinorganic chemistry and applications, 2015 (2015) 1-9.
  18. Muhammad Khawar Rauf, Imtiaz-ud-Din, Amin Badshah. “Novel approaches to screening guanidine derivatives” Review article, Expert Opinion on Drug Discovery 9, 39–53 (2014)



  1. Mazhar, Imtiaz-ud-Din. Tin(II) Heterobimetallic and Oligometallic Derivatives, in Tin Chemistry-Fundamentals, Applications and Frontiers, A. Davies, M. Gielen, K. Pannell and E. Tiekink (Eds.), John Wiley & Sons, U.K. (2008) page 251-268. ISBN 9780470517710.

Patents:         01

Imtiaz-ud-Din,, “A Process for the extraction of phosphoric acid by amyl alcohol.”      Government of Pakistan, The Patent Office.  No. 142652, dated 19th November 2018.

Courses Taught:      Inorganic Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Organometallic Chemistry. Analytical methods of analysis.


Extra Information:

In additional to academic/research activities, served as;

Acting Registrar                         (May 2017-Sep. 2018)

Director Quality Enhancement Cell (Feb.2016 to date)