Professor Dr. Talat Altaf


Professor Dr. Talat Altaf





Short Bio

Ph.D from the Dept, of Electronic and Electrical Engg., University of Bradford, England in 1994. Thesis title: “Recognition and Synthesis of Single and Overlapping Multiple Musical Notes”.

M.Sc. Engineering (Electrical) in 1st Division with specialization in “Instrumentation” from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India in 1983.

B.Sc. Engg. (Electrical) in 1st Division with Honours and attained 3rd Position in order of merit from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India in 1976.


Other Info

Electrical Engineering

Planning and Designing of Electrical Generation , Transmission System, Distribution Systems for Building and Industries such as, Textile Industries, Chemical Industries & Pharmaceutical Industries, Commercial high rise Buildings, Hospitals, University, Shopping centres etc., these duties were carried out during the service  and association with in Associated Technical Consultants since 1985 till to-date.

Carried out Electrical Design work in National Refinery and Hazara Phosphate Fertilizer during the service in ENAR Petrotech Service ( Pvt.) Ltd.

Worked in Operation Section & Technical Services Section of Tarapur Atomic Power Station, India. Studied and operated difference systems of 2x210 MWe Nuclear Plant including functional checks, Logbook maintenance, evaluation of performance, modification of systems if required, Refuelling etc.

Undergone one year Training based on Nuclear & Electrical Engineering at Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Atomic Energy Commission, India.

Planned and designed Electrical systems of different departments of Mehran University of Engineering & Technology, Jamshoro, Pakistan.

Undergone 3 days training at SUPARCO Head Office, Karachi.


07-11-2016 till date   Professor & Acting Chairman, Department of   Electrical Engineering,  Sir Syed University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi.


2015 to 2016 Professor & Incharge of PGP, Undergraduate and Graduate Program, Department of Electrical Engineering, Sir Syed University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi.


2011 to 2015 Meritorious Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, NED  University of Engineering & Technology, Karachi.


2007 to 2011 Professor and Dean of Electrical and Computer Engg.  NED University of Engg. & Tech., Karachi.


1997 to 2007 Professor and Chairman, Department of Electrical Engg., NED University of  Engg. & Tech. Karachi.


1988 to 1997 Associate Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engg., NED University of Engg. & Tech, Karachi.


1986 to 1988 Assistant Professor, Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engg., NED University of Engg, & Tech, Karachi.


1986 to 1986 Electrical Engineer, ENAR Petrotech Services ( Pvt.) Ltd., Karachi, Pakistan. (8 months)


1985 to 1986 Senior Design Engineer, Associated Technical   Consultants, Karachi, Pakistan.


1983 to 1984 Lecturer, Dept. of Electrical Engg., Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh, India.


1977 to 1980 Scientific Officer (Engineer Grade) at Tarapur Atomic Power Station, India.


1976 to 1977 Trainee Engineer at Bhabha Atomic Research Centre Trombay, Bombay, India.