Dr. Fariha Hasan
Professor (Microbiology) in Department of Microbiology, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan. Have more than 12 years of teaching and research experience in the field of Microbiology. Research interests are: Microbial Diversity, Extremophiles (e.g. Psychrophiles, Halophilic psychrophiles, magnetotactic, endoliths, oligotrophs), Microbial enzymes, Antibacterial compounds, Glaciology, Biospeleology, Astrobiology, Biodegradation of synthetic polymers.
Applied and Environmental Microbiology, Biodegradation of synthetic polymers, Microbial enzymes (Lipases, esterases, depolymerases), Extremophiles (Psychrophiles, alophiles, Archaea) and Methanotrophs, Microbial diversity, Geomicrobiology, Glaciology Speleology Astrobiology Metagenomics Biofilms