Asimul Islam

Asimul Islam

Asimul Islam, PHD
Professor, Centre for Interdisciplinary Research
Jamia Millia Islamia university, India
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Professor Asimul Islam has a vast teaching experience of more than 16 years, which includes
course work of Ph.D., M.Phil. (Interdisciplinary Sciences), Integrated M.Sc. in bioinformatics &
biotechnology (all the 10 different semesters), M.Sc. Biotechnology, M.Sc. Bioinformatics,
M.Sc. Biophysics, B.Sc. Biotechnology, B. Sc. Biosciences at Jamia Millia Islamia (a Central
University by an act of Parliament of India). Apart from teaching, Dr. Islam is actively involved
in research and published more than 250 papers in peer-reviewed journals, with many more
under communication. His H-index is 35, i-10 index is 135, and total citations more than 4,500
as per Scopus. He is fortunate to complete 10 major research projects, which were funded by
different government agencies like DST-SERB, DBT, CSIR, ICMR and UGC. He is running
many research projects.

Research Interest

Neurodegeneration and Protein aggregation, Diseases due to protein misfolding, Protein Folding,
Macromolecular Crowding in Cell, Protein isolation, purification and characterization, Biophysics,
Osmolytes and Stress Biology