Estb. 1882

University of the Punjab

Dr. Zeeshan Yousaf

Assistant Professor
Dr. Zeeshan Yousaf

Dr. Zeeshan Yousaf is a Pakistani Mathematician and HEC Approved Supervisor, specialized in Geometry, Mathematical Physics and Cosmology. He is among the top young researchers of Pakistan in the field of Mathematics and Basic Sciences. He has started his career by joining University of the Punjab, Lahore as a Lecturer in 2014. He did PhD in the field of Modified Gravitational Theories and Cosmology. Due to production of high quality research work, he has been considered as the top PhD student of Pakistan as he achieved 72.5 impact factor from just 22 scientific articles during his PhD research career. His scientific results are being published by various well-known scientific publishing companies like American Physical Society, Elsevier, IOP, NRS Research Press, Oxford University Press, Springer, World Scientific in USA, UK, Germany, Canada, Netherlands, Italy, China etc. He has been regularly awarding with Research Incentives from University of the Punjab and Research Productivity Award from the “Pakistan Council of Science and Technology”, Islamabad. He is a reviewer of five notable impact factor international journals. He is a permanent member of some well-known societies like, Pakistan Physical Society, Pakistan Mathematical Society, etc. He developed with his colleagues a very strong group of relativity named “The Group of Gravitation and Cosmology” ( in his department. Dr. Zeeshan has participated and presented his research papers in 23 International and National conferences/seminars in his field. As per October 2017, he has published more than 50 research papers which are cited by more than 920 times by national and international researchers. The cumulative impact factor of his research articles is 148.115, according to the 2016 Journal Citation Reports released by Thomson Reuters in 2017. The h-index of his research papers is 21 and i10-index is 33. He has been supervising 1 PhD student and has produced 2 MPhil scholars. He has been involved in organizing 2 national and 1 international conferences on Relativistic Astrophysics in University of the Punjab, Lahore-Pakistan.

Designation:- Assistant Professor