Scientific Training Activities:

-  Medical equipment operation, maintenance and repair

- Modern techniques in spectroscopy and its applications in industry, medicine, environment and research

- Principle and technology of sample preparation for electron microscopy

- Studying the ultrastructure of biological samples using electron microscope

- Laser and its applications in industry, medicine, environment and research

-Studying the potential toxicity of prepared nanoparticles

-Routine analysis for patients of the Medical research Institute using Dual-energy X-ray Absorptiometry (DXA), Tetrapolar Bioelectric Impedance Analysis (BIA), and Electronic Nose (E-Nose) technology and their applications in industrial, medical and environmental research.

- Teaching various Medical Biophysics syllabi in the postgraduate program for diploma, M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Medical Biophysics

Research Projects:

The running research projects in the Department of Medical Biophysics are:

- “Health Hazards on Workers from Chronic Exposure to Benzene and Impact of Reducing Contamination in Work Place” (STDF – Project ID# 963, 2010)

- “Impact of Nanotechnology in Water and Wastewater Treatment” (Alex REP – 2010)

- “Galactosylated Citosan Nanoparticles Encapsulated Cisplatin for Targeted Therapy of Induced Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Mice” (STDF – Project ID# 4817, 2012)

- “A Novel Method for Early Detecting Pulmonary Tuberculosis using Electronic Nose–Based Artificial Neural Network Analysis” (STDF – Project ID# 4944, 2013)