Dr. Ishrat Hussain Usmani, (ڈاکٹر عشرت حيسن عتثماني), (D.Phil., NI(C)), (April 15, 1917 - June 17, 1992), best known as Dr. I. H. Usmani, was a Pakistani bureaucrat and an atomic physicist who was the chairman of Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC) from 1960 to 1972; as well as the Co-chairman of the Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO).
Dr. Usmani was born into a respected, cultural, upper middle class, and an educated family of Delhi and Aligarh. In 1936, Usmani
Dr. Abdus Salam was born in January 29, 1926 in Jhang Punjab. He received his education from Government College Lahore and Cambridge University. He got Smith's prize and Adams Prize. He taught at GC University and Cambridge University. He was the founding director of Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO) which is the space research agency of Pakistan.
In 1964, He founded International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, in the North-East of Italy. He
The importance of science and technology in national development cannot be over-emphasized. It is a known fact that no nation can develop without science and technology.
What is science and technology?
Science is the study of knowledge which can be made into a system and which depends on seeing and testing facts while technology is the practical application of scientific knowledge. Developed nations of the world like the America, Germany, France etc. boast of several
Pakistan does have produced some great names in the field of Physics.
Pakistan is the home of Dr. Abdus Salam who became the first Pakistani winner of Nobel Prize in Physics in 1979. From the period of 1960s to 1970s,Pakistan carried out the research and development in physics and engineering. Numbers of the Pakistani physicists contributed to the fields of Theoretical physics, nuclear physics, and other major and sub fields of physics. The research was preceded by such key physicists as
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