Farooq Azam biography

Farooq Azam

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Who is Farooq Azam?

Farooq Azam is a highly cited researcher in the field of marine microbiology. He is a Distinguished Professor at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, at the University of California, San Diego. Farooq Azam grew up in Lahore and received his early education in Lahore. He attended University of Punjab, where he received his B.Sc in Chemistry. He later he received his M.Sc from the same institution. He then went to Czechoslovakia for higher studies. He received his PhD in Microbiology from the Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences. After he received his PhD, Farooq Azam moved to California. Azam was the lead author on the paper which coined the term microbial loop.

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Also known as
  • Farooq azam
Ethnicity
  • Pakistani American
Nationality
  • United States of America
  • Pakistan
Education
  • University of the Punjab
  • Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences
Lived in
  • San Diego

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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