Abdul Hameed Nayyar
Dr Abdul Hameed Nayyar is a physicist who retired from Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad after serving it for over 30 years. Since retirement, he has pursued research on issues in education, energy and nuclear disarmament. Dr Nayyar has been associated with Princeton University, USA, Lahore University of Management Sciences, Ali Institute of Education Lahore, Developments in Literacy and the Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Islamabad, in various capacities. He is a member of the International Panel on Fissile Materials. He received the 2010 Joseph A Burton Award from the American Physical Society. Dr Nayyar also participates in national, regional and international peace movements.