Deputy Chief Scientist
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  • Ph.D. (Entomology)
  • Integrated Vector Management (IVM)
  • Sterile Insect Techniques (SIT), Phytosanitary, and use of radiation in the control of insect pests and vectors of deadly diseases.

    Patent and Products

  • Developed and trademarked ‘Dengue Guard’ mosquito repellent product with Intellectual Property Organization (IPO) for protection against mosquitoes and other biting insects.
  • Developed ‘Fly Guard’ a fly bait for attraction and killing houseflies and little flies.
  • Dr. Abdul Waheed Research Award (2022) by Agriculture Research KPK and Institute of Regional Studies (IRS) Peshawar.
  • PAEC Gold Medal (2015) by Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission, Islamabad
  • Post Doctorate Fellowship (2009) by Seibersdorf Laboratories IAEA, Austria
  • President Award of Merit (1989) by Ministry of Education, Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Bronze Medal in B.Sc. Hons. (1988) by the University of Agriculture, Peshawar, Pakistan
  1. Khan J., Khan I., Ghaffar A., Khalid B. 2018. Epidemiological trends and risk factors associated with dengue disease in Pakistan (1980–2014): a systematic literature search and analysis. BMC Public Health. 18(1):745 (Impact Factor 3.04).
  2. Khan J., Khan I., Ibne Amin 2016. A Comprehensive Entomological, Serological and Molecular Study of 2013 Dengue Outbreak of Swat, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan. PLOS ONE. 11(2): e0147416. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0147416 (Impact Factor 3.23).
  3. Khan S., Rahat Ullah,  Saleem M., Rashad R.,  Khan I., Mahmood A., M. Nawaz, and Mushtaq Ahmed 2016. Raman spectroscopic analysis of dengue virus infection in human blood sera. Optik - International Journal for Light and Electron Optics. 127:(4), 2086–2088 doi:10.1016/j.ijleo.2015.11.060 (Impact Factor 0.86).
  4. Bitanni S., Habib ur Rahman, Khan I., M.K. Daud. 2015. Incidence and management of coconut scale, Aspidiotus destructor Signoret (Hemiptera: Diaspididae), and its parasitoids on mango (Mangifera sp.) Journal of Crop Protection. 74: 103-109 (Impact Factor 1.79).
  5. Khan I, Farid A, Zeb A. 2013. Development of inexpensive and globally available larval diet for rearing Anopheles stephensi (Diptera: Culicidae) mosquitoes. Parasites and Vectors. 6: 90 (Impact Factor 3.41).
  6. Khan, I., Dameins, D., Soliban, S., Gilles, J. 2014. Effect of drying eggs, and eggs storage on hatchability and development of Anopheles arabiansis Malaria Journal. 12: 318 (Impact Factor 3.40).
  7. Khan I., Zahid M., Fazal M., Alamzeb 2016. Effect of gamma irradiation on the mortality and growth inhibition of citrus scale Aonidiella aurantii (Mask)(Hemiptera: Diaspdidiae) Florida Entomologist. 99 (2) 125-129 (Impact Factor 0.975).

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