Fathima Jerosha Ifthikar Ahmed

Assistant Professor in Green Chemical Processes and Process Intensification

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Research Interests

Elimination of various types of heavy metals using bio-based composites; Study of in-depth mechanisms where non-metal active functionalities coordinate with heavy metals active sites; Degradation of emerging organic contaminants through advanced oxidation; Design of a competitive system for highly efficient wastewater treatment by utilizing waste control by the waste system; Explore the natural fate/attenuation of co-existing contaminants in polluted water bodies; Study on e-waste in the regime where toxic contaminants and nano-, microplastics begin to leach into the aquatic environment.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 6 - Clean Water and Sanitation
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities

Education/Academic qualification

PhD, Physical Chemistry, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Award Date: 18 Jun 2018

Master, Analytical Chemistry, University of Colombo

Award Date: 19 May 2015

Bachelor, Biological Sciences, South Eastern University of Sri Lanka

Award Date: 18 Dec 2010


  • Environmental Science and Engineering
  • Chemistry

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  • Staff


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