Faculty Profile

Zulqarnain Arain

Lab. Engineer

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E-mail : zulqarnain.ar@iba-suk.edu.pk
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Mr. Zulqarnain did his bachelor in Energy & Environment Engineering from QUEST, nawabshah. After graduation, he worked for caterpillar (Allied Engineering & Services) as an assist. manager at port qasim, karachi. Later in 2014, he left caterpillar and joined Energy Systems Engineering department Sukkur IBA university as a faculty member. In 2016, he won CSC scholarship and got admitted in NCEPU, Beijing, where he did his Masters in Renewable Energy & Clean Power. Based on academic performance he was awarded with best student of the year award for two consecutive years (2017 & 2018) during his Masters. He published record more than 8 high impact factor journal papers from his masters research work. He is also a first international student in the history of NCEPU who won Excellent Graduate Research Award. His research area includes Novel Thin film technology, Energy Materials, solar cells and nanotechnology.


Degree From Major Year
B.E QUEST, Pakistan Energy & Environment Engineering 2014
M.S NCEPU-BEIJING Renewable Energy & Clean Power 2019


# Title Author(s)
1 Solar Concentrator’s Effect on Solar Panel Efficiency Manoj , Panjwani
Meicheng , Li
Khan , Idris
Ali , Zulfiqar
Menghwar , Mohan
Arain , Zulqarnain
2 Elucidating the dynamics of solvent engineering for perovskite solar cells Dai , Songyuan
, Zulqarnain Arain,
, Cheng Liu,
, Yi Yang,
, M. Mateen,
, Yinke Ren,


# Title Year
1 Pakistan Engineering Council 2014


# Title Organization Year
1 Excellent Graduate Research Paper Award NCEPU, Beijing 2019
2 Best Student of the Year Award NCEPU, Beijing 2018
3 Best Student of the Year Award NCEPU, Beijing 2017
4 CSC Award NCEPU, Beijing 2016
5 Merit Scholarship QUEST 2011
6 KSA Scholarship QUEST 2011