Prof. Dr. Shahid Naveed born in Pakistan received his Doctoral degree in Chemical Engineering in 1987 from University of Newcastle, UK. He is associated with academic and research work in Chemical Engineering in the country and abroad for more than 35 years. He has served at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA on a Post Doctoral Fulbright Fellowship. His current research interests relates to energy with focus on coal gasification. At present he is serving as Chairman Chemical Engineering Department at UET, Lahore Pakistan. He is the winner of HEC Best Teacher Award 2010. Dr. Naveed is Team Leader of Gasification Research group and is supervising a number of R&D projects.