For the first time in the Contributor Corner, we are welcoming a wonderful contributor from Pakistan – Dr. Aziz! A Category Supervisor of Organic Chemistry and Nuclear Physics, Vandal Patrol Generalist and Silver Contributor, Dr. Aziz is quickly approaching 20,000 total contributions and has earned 244 Trust Points answering questions such as “What happens when dilute acids react with chemically active metals?” and “What is the structural formula for 4-nonyne?”
Here’s more from our resident expert on dilute acids and 4-nonyne (Wow!):
What is your Answers.com user name and the history behind it?
Dr. Aziz is my user as well as real name.
What is your age?
Would you care to tell us about your family?
I have a wife, a son and his wife, a daughter her husband and her daughter, two unmarried sons.
Do you have any pets?
I have a parrot and fishes in an aquarium.
Where do you live, how long have you lived there and why do you like the area?
I live in Karachi Pakistan and have since 1965. I don’t like the area, but I have no other option.
Where did you grow up and do you have any special memories of your childhood?
I spent my childhood in Abbottabad, a very nice place in Northern Pakistan. My memories include swimming in a cold river, climbing on mountains, and collecting different types of stones.
What educational information would you like to share?
Ph.D organic chemistry
What are some of your past or present occupations?
Past and present: teaching (and I love it!).
What are your key areas of knowledge, interest or expertise?
Organic chemistry and nuclear physics
Do you have any collections or hobbies?
Poetry – I am an Urdu poet.
What are a few random facts about yourself?
I love teaching chemistry. I suffer from some financial problems due to increasing my education
What accomplishments are you proud of?
Many of my students achieved first position in Karachi board F.Sc.
What are your special goals or dreams?
To overcome my financial problems and devote most of my time to Answers.com.
How would you describe yourself or personality?
A self-made person, cooled minded, lover of family members, birds, fishes and all of nature.
What brought you to Answers.com?
I was searching for an answer.
What is your favorite Answers.com activity?
Answering questions and putting them in the proper categories.
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