Hall of Fame - Scientists

Hall of Fame section of this website is dedicated to highlight those Pakistani individuals who have become celebrated in their respective fields and made successes of them across the globe. If you think you meet the qualities to be a Pride of Pakistan or you know someone who does, you are welcome to submit the profile with photo in jpeg or gif format and 600x350 pixels in size. Remeber you have to Register /Login to do so.

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Dr. Anwar Nasim

A molecular biologist and geneticist, Dr. Anwar Nasim, who is currently serving as the president of Pakistan Academy of Sciences since 2015, was born in a village near Pasrur,...

Farzana Panhwar

Farzana Panhwar was born on 15th September, 1957 in Karachi. She graduated (BSc) with Honours in Bio-chemistry in 1980 from Karachi University and then earned her MSc in Bio-c...

Dr. Qamar uz Zaman

Currently the elected Vice-President of World Meteorological Organisation, Prof. Dr. Qamar uz Zaman Chaudhry is the former director general of Pakistan Meteorological Departme...

Dr. Nergis Mavalvala

The only women to be part of the team which made the first direct gravitational wave observation, Dr. Nergis Mavalvala, a Pakistani American astrophysicist was born and raised...

Dr. Aafia Siddiqui

Dr. Aafia Siddiqui was born on March 2, 1972 in Karachi. She attended school in Zambia until the age of eight, and finished her primary and secondary schooling in Karachi. She...

Dr. Sajjad Durrani

Dr. Sajjad Durrani joined NASA in 1974, and held research and management positions in the area of space communications at Goddard Space Flight Center and at NASA Headquarters....

Shaukat Hameed

Shaukat Hameed Khan was born on 4 September in Lahore to an ethnic Pathan family. He received his BSc with honours in Physics from Punjab University, Lahore in 1961. In 1962, ...

Naweed I. Syed

The science fiction of blending man and machine like 'The Six Million Dollar Man' and 'The Terminator' on screen is quite familiar to us for decades. Now Dr. Naweed Syed a Pak...