Dr. Mujtaba Ikram is working as an assistant professor at the University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan. From time to time, he is a visiting scholar at ICTP, Italy. His research interests include nanotechnology, renewable energy, and material science and engineering. His work has been cited by scientists from all over the world. He has a number of research publications, book chapters, reviews, and proceedings to his credit. He has represented his research in the USA, Italy, Egypt, Germany, Slovenia, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, UAE, and many other countries. He was selected among two young scientists from South Asia for TWAS science diplomacy, which was held in Trieste Italy, 2013. He has been called upon many times as an invited lecturer by CAS-TWAS Beijing. In 2015, he was awarded the CAS-TWAS Green Technology Award. In 2017, he was awarded the CAS-TWAS Green Chemistry and Technology (GCT) award for his guest lectures. He has been awarded various world-prestigious fellowships throughout his academic and professional career.