Department of Botany

Dr. Hannan Mukhtar

Dr. Hannan Mukhtar
Dr. Hannan Mukhtar

Assiatant Professor (Adhoc.)
Department of Botany
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  • Served as University lecturer in LCWU, since 7th April, 2008 till 12th September,2017
  • Serving as Assistant Professor (BPS-19 on Adhoc.) since 12th September, 2017
  • Fifteen years of teaching
  • HEC approved Supervisor.





  • 7th April, 2008 till 12th September, 2017.

Lecturer of Botany (BPS-18)

Lahore college for Women University.

  • 12th September, 2017 till date.

Assistant Professor of Botany (BPS-19 Adhoc.)

Lahore college for Women University.


Honor and Awards

  • HEC Indigenous Scholarship holder in PHD from 2012 till 2016.


  • Secretary BOS department of
  • Member of Botanical Society of LCWU 
  • Member of Horticultural Society of LCWU. 
  • Member of departmental Journal committee and Editorial member of Journal Plantarum, Department of Botany, 
  • Member of Botanical garden committee, 
  • Member of Discipline committee, Department of Botany, LCWU. 
  • Member of Students welfare committee, Department of Botany,
  • Member of discipline committee, Department of Botany, LCWU. Member of cleanliness committee, Department of Botany, LCWU.

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Service Activity

  • Teaching
  • Research and thesis supervision
  • Annual stock checking
  • Admission duty
  • Discipline duty
  • Co- organizer of floral art competition
  • Co- organizer of departmental workshops (local as well as International)
  • Convocation Duty
  • Managing Editor of Journal Plantarum

Brief Statement of Research Interest

  • Plant molecular genetics
  • Molecular markers
  • Next generation sequencing
  • Bioinformatics


  • Hannan Mukhtar, Muhammad Arif and Farah Khan (2016) Morphological Characterisation of Pakistani Mango (Mangifera indica ) Varieties using Principal Component Analysis, Pakistan Journal of Science.68, 3: 280-287.

  • Shabnum Shaheen, Rozina Fateh, Sidra Younis, Nidaa Harun, Mehwish Jaffer, Khadim Hussain, Muhammad Ashfaq, Riffat Siddique, Hannan Mukhtar, Farah (2020). Light and scanning electron microscopic characterization of thirty endemic Fabaceae species of district Lahore, Pakistan..Microscopy Research and Technique.83(12): 1507-1529.

  • Shabnum Shaheen, Palwasha Khan, Sehrish Sadia, Mehwish Jaffer, Sana Khalid, Riffat Siddique, Hannan Mukhtar, Tehreema Iftikhar, Samina Sarwar, Sobia Ilyas and Farah Khan (2020). Light microscopy and scanning electron microscopy of bacterial colonies isolated from ras malai samples from different markets of Lahore, Microscopy Research and Technique. 83(11):1417-1426

  • Hannan Mukhtar and Noor ul ain (2020) Comparative biochemical analysis of fruit extracts of various citrus varieties and tetra pack orange juice. Journal Plantarum. 2(1): 13-16.

Selected Professional Presentations

  • Won Second Position in Poster Presentation at international conference “SMART PLANTATION” an ultimate solution to climate change ICSP 2020 on 2, 3 and 4 March 2020 at Department of Botany, Lahore college for Women University.

  • Title of presented poster “Relative biochemical analysis of fresh fruit extract of the commercially available varities of Malus domestica L, Borkh” Hannan Mukhtar, Misbah Ali, Riffat Siddique, Sana Khalid, Nimra Shahzadi and  Farah Khan.

  • Won First Position in Poster Presentation at international conference “SMART PLANTATION” an ultimate solution to climate change ICSP 2020 on 2, 3 and 4 March 2020 at Department of Botany, Lahore College for Women University.

  • Title of presented poster “Evaluation of phytochemical constituents and antioxidant potential among commonly used spices of family Apiaceae”Iqra babar, Riffat siddique, Hannan Mukhtar, Sana khalid, Shabnum shaheen.
  • Won First Position in poster presentation on “managing laboratory classes in Biosciences post novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) pandemic”Ibrahim, Raiffat siddique, Mohammed, Sana khalid, Hannan mukhtar.

ORAL Presentations

Oral presentation at 2nd International Conference on Plant Sciences (ICPS-2018) at Government College University, Lahore on 5th – 7th December 2018.
i- Relative Biochemical Analysis of the Fruit Extracts of Different Psidium gujava L. Varieties Growing in Pujab. Hannan Mukhtar and Saima Shaheen. Abstract published in proceedings.

Oral presentations at 38th All Pakistan Science Conference Energy Crisis and Their Solutions in Pakistan at College of Earth and Environmental Sciences University of The Punjab, Quaid-i- Azam Campus, Lahore under the auspices of Pakistan Association for the Advancement of Science (PAAS). On 10th and 11th December 2018.
i- Phytochemical Analysis of some varieties of BRASSICA Oleracea
L. Hannan Mukhtar, Saba Gulzar, Riffat Siddique and Farah Khan. Abstract Published in proceedings.
ii- Comparision of Antioxidant Activities of Different Commercial Varieties of TEA by Using DPPH Method. Riffat Siddique, Noor ul Ain, Hannan Mukhtar and Farah Khan. Abstract published in proceedings.