Dr. FURQAN A. MAULVI is Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmaceutics; Maliba Pharmacy College affiliated to Uka Tarsadia University. He has been awarded his Doctoral Degree in Pharmaceutics form Dharmsinh Desai University under the able of Dr. Dinesh O. Shah (Scientist, University of Florida). He has a full time research experience as Research Assistant at Shah-Schulman Center for Surface Science & Nanotechnology (SSCSSN), D.D. University (Nadiad). He has received several research grants for “Ophthalmic drug delivery through contact lens”. He also had hands on experience on managing various research projects as principle investigator and have been actively involved in devising sustain release Contact lenses for disease including glaucoma, dry eye syndrome, and conjunctivitis. He also holds expertise in surface science and nanotechnology. His has a total of 12 publications in including 9 research and 3 review articles in peer reviewed journals. He has been actively involved in research activities pertaining to use of contact lenses as a promising medical device since 7 years and 6 months. He has also received grants for his research activities from GUJCOST and Uka Tarsadia University. He has also guided 9 post graduates students. He is currently also serving as a senior scientist and project consultant. He is also been appointed as a Reviewer in various peer review journals including International journal of Pharmaceutics, Polymer, Biomaterials science, Molecular and microbial science, Current drug delivery, Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy, Life Sciences Journal, Current Nanomedicine, Drug delivery letters and Journal of the Chemical Society of Pakistan. His awards include best paper presentation award in international conferences including NIPiCON (2016) and RAPCOPINC (2014) and national conference Pharma zephyr (2008).
Novel Ophthalmic Drug Delivery Systems and Surface Science and Nanotechnology