Prof. Dr. Salim-uz-Zaman Siddiqi (1897-1994)
of Issue (April 14, 1999)
Born on October 19 1897, Dr.Salimuzzaman Siddiqui obtained his Doctorate degree from Germany in 1927. He was the founder member of the Pakistan Academy of Sciences, Chairman of the drafting committee of the Pakistan Science Commission, Chairman of the Pakistan Council of Science & Technology, Director Institute of Chemistry and the founder of Hussain Ibrahim Institute of Chemistry. He was elected as a fellow of the Royal Society of London in 1961. He published over 400 research papers. He died in 1994.