↑Rizvi, Murtaza. "Salaam Abdus Salam". Dawn Archive, 21 November 2011. The Dawn Newspapers (Archive, 21 November 2011). http://www.dawn.com/2011/11/21/salaam-abdus-salam.html. Retrieved 23 January 2012. "Mohammad Abdus Salam (1926–1996) was his full name, which may add to the knowledge of those who wish he was either not Ahmadi or Pakistani. He was the guiding spirit and founder of Pakistan’s atomic bomb programme as well as Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission and Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO)."