One Day Seminar on "Mineral Resources Utilization for Sustainable Economic Development"

03/12/2015 - 3:57pm

Pakistan has been endowed with a variety of mineral resources and industrial rocks including dimension stones, metallic minerals, gemstones and energy resources such as coal and radioactive minerals.

In this regard, one day seminar is being organized and the aim of which is to provide a platform to intellectuals, who are concerned with different aspects of mineral resources development in Pakistan.  This will not only provide an opportunity to the experts,  stake holders and investors to exchange the relevant information but also open new avenues to the researchers to explore the possibilities for efficient utilization of mineral resources in Pakistan.  

 The seminar covers wide range of topics in the area of mineral resources & utilization that includes:

  • zeolite synthesis, potential of zeolite synthesis from minerals & waste material,
  • contribution of research & development in utilization of minerals in  the world and Pakistan,
  • mineral resources in Pakistan & the role of PMDC for the economic development of Pakistan,
  • potential of coal resources for the economic development of Pakistan,
  • opportunities for corporate sector in mineral processing,
  • policy and implementation of mineral resources development projects in Pakistan,
  • advanced analytical techniques in mineral processing,
  • environmental impacts of mining of minerals & mitigation measures,
  • gender empowerment in thar desert for mineral resources development

For further information:

Prof. Dr. Abdul Rehman Memon
Seminar Coordinator
Email:[email protected]

Prof. Dr. Suhail A. Soomro
Principal Investigator (PI)  
Email: s[email protected]
Fax: ++92 22 2772453/ 2771382 0092 22 2771241

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