1. Saba. B., Khan, M., Christy, A. D., Kjellerup, B. V., (2018) Microbial phyto-power-systems- Application of bioelectrical systems for sustainable integration in phytoremediation Bioelectrochemistry. IF 3.78


  1. Saba, B., Christy, A. D., Park, T., Yu, Z., Li, K., Tuovinen. O. H., (2018). Reductive Decolorization of Reactive Black 5 and Reactive Blue 4 Dyes in Microbial Fuel Cells. Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology. IF, 1.715 Appl Biochem Biotechnol (IF 1.797).


  1. Saba, B., Zaman., T. Mahmood., and S. Jamal Khan., (2017) Treatment of wastewater with a high C/N ratio in sequencing batch bioreactor (SBBR) containing biocarriers. Environmental Engineering and Management Journal. 16(11) 1173 -1177. (IF 1.334).


  1. Saba, B., and Christy, A. D., (2017). Sustainable power production potential of bacterio-algal microbial fuel cells. An overview: Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 73, 75-84. IF:9.184


  1. Saba, B., Christy, A. D., Yu. Z., Co. A. C., Tuovinen, O. H., Islam. R., (2017). Characterization and performance of anodic mixed culture biofilms in submersed microbial fuel cells. Bioelectrochemistry, 113; 2017. IF 3.78 10.1016/j.bioelechem.2016.10.003.


  1. Saba, B., Christy, A. D., (2017) Simultaneous power generation and desalination of microbial desalination cells using Nanochloropsis salina (marine algae) vs potassium ferricyanide as catholytes. Environmental Engineering Science, 34(3).197-206.  IF:1.547. DOI: 10.1089/ees.2016.0291


  1. Saba, B., Christy, A. D., and Jabeen, M., (2016). Kinetic and enzymatic dcolorization of textile dyes on plant based biosorbents: A Review. Environmental Engineering Science, 33(9) 601-614. IF:1.547


  1. Saba, B., Jabeen. M., Aziz. I., Khalid, A., and Christy, A. D., (2015) Role of agro-waste based activated biochar and microbes in reactive black dye degradation from microcosm constructed wetlands. International Journal of phytoremediation. 7, 1060–1067. (IF 1.886).


  1. Saba, B., (2014). Potential treatment options for hydro fracking return fluids. Journal of Chem Bio Eng Reviews. 1(6) 273-279. (DOI: 10.1002/cben.201400003)


  1. Rashid, A., T. Mahmood, F. Mehmood, A. Khalid, Saba, A. Batool and A. Riaz (2014). Phytoaccumulation, competitive adsorption and evaluation of chelators-metal interaction in Lettuce plant. Environmental Engineering and Management Journal. 13 (10) 2583-2592 (IF 1.334).



  1. Saba, B., Khalid, A. Nazir, H. Kanwal and T. Mahmood. (2013). Reactive black-5 azo dye treatment in suspended and attach growth sequencing batch bioreactor using different co-substrates. International Bioter and Biodeger J. 85,556-562. (IF=3.562)


  1. Khalid, A., Saba, H. Kanwal, A. Nazir and M. Arshad. (2013). Responses of pea and wheat to textile wastewater reclaimed by suspended and attach growth sequencing batch bioreactors. International Bioter and Biodeger J. 85,550-555. (IF=3.562) 10.1016/j.ibiod.2013.05.005


  1. Khaliq, S., A. Khalid, Saba, S. Mahmood, M. T. Siddique. (2013). Effect of ACC deaminase bacteria on tomato plants containing azo dye wastewater. Pakistan Journal of Botany, 45(S1) 529-534 (IF= 0.69)


  1. Saba, B., I. Hashmi, M. A. Awan, H. Nasir and S. J. Khan. (2012). Distribution, toxicity level and concentration of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in surface soil and groundwater of Rawalpindi, Pakistan. Desalination and water treatment 49(1-3) 240-247 (IF 631) Website visibility: DOI:10.1080/19443994. 2012.719329


  1. Saba, B., Hashmi., H. Nasir and A. Khalid. (2012). Determination of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in agricultural and urban soils using Soxhlet and direct ultrasonic techniques in Pakistan. Journal of Chemical Society of Pakistan 34 (5) 1312-1316. Website visibility (IF 0.612)


  1. Saba, B., Mahmood. , B. Zaman and I. Hashmi. (2011). Reuse of treated wastewater using sequencing batch bioreactor for the improvement of wheat growth. Journal of Water Reuse and Desalination. 1(3)179-184. doi:10.2166/wrd.2011.056. Website visibility:  (IF 0.688)
  2. Saba, B., U. Rafique and I. Hashmi. (2011). Adsorption Kinetics of phenanthrene and anthracene on different soils of Attock Refinery Limited (ARL) Rawalpindi Pakistan. Desalination and Water treatment 30: 333-338. DOI:10.5004/dwt.2010.2207 (IF 1.631)