Quotes by Abdul Qadeer Khan

About Abdul Qadeer Khan:

Abdul Qadeer Khan is a Pakistani nuclear physicist and a metallurgical engineer, colloquially regarded as the founder of high-enriched uranium (HEU) based Gas-centrifuge uranium enrichment program for Pakistan's integrated atomic bomb project. He founded and established the Kahuta Research Laboratories (KRL) in 1976, being both its senior scientist and the Director-General until his retirement in 2001, and he was an early and vital figure in other science projects. Apart from participating in Pakistan's atomic bomb project, he made major contributions in molecular morphology, physical martensite, and its integrated applications in condensed and material physics.

Author Bio

  • NameAbdul Qadeer Khan
  • DescriptionPakistani nuclear scientist
  • AliasesAbdul Qadeer Khan
  • BornApril 1, 1936
  • CountryPakistan
  • ProfessionPhysicist; Engineer; Scientist; Metallurgist