RESEARCH GRANTS

R & D FUNDED PROJECTS


HEC/TDF PROJECTS

Sr.No. PI Name Title of Project Funding Agency Funding Amount (Rs.in Million) Date of Approval
1 Dr. Tahir Izhar Development of Hybrid Solar Inverter HEC/TDF 11.54 02-May-2019
2 Dr. Muhammad Tahir Target Location Finder :2D/ 3D Acoustic Target Locating System HEC/TDF 8.68 02-May-2019
3 Dr. Muhammad Tahir Automatic Detection And Localization Of People Buried Under Rubble In Post-Disaster Scenarios HEC/TDF 8.22 02-May-2019
4 Waqar Mahmood Design and Development of an Automatic, Robotized and Portable Cleaning System for Solar Photovoltaic Plants HEC/TDF 1.88 02-Oct-2018
5 Muhammad Usman Ghani Khan VR Based Neurogaming for Mindfulness in Children and ADHD Patients HEC/TDF 4.79 07-Sep-2018
6 Tania Habib Local Language Speech Interfaces for Banking Sector of Pakistan HEC/TDF 4.04 07-Sep-2018
7 Khurshid Aslam Bhatti Energy Extraction by Safe Disposal of Municipal Waste Using Nanotechnology HEC/TDF 6.60 07-Sep-2018
8 Tahir Izhar Gadget (Testbench) Development for Water Pump/Agricultural Tubewell Energy Efficiency Measurement and Improvement HEC/TDF 5.99 03-Sep-2018
9 Maria Idrees Production of Special Cement Incorporating Polymer Additives for High Performance Application HEC/TDF 10.93 09-May-2018
10 Muhammad Mohsin Sustainable, Water, Chemical and Cost-Efficient Textile Bleaching HEC/TDF 6.65 09-May-2018
11 Sarmad Hussain Automatic Pakistani Postal Addresses Recognition and Parcel Routing HEC/TDF 4.62 09-May-2018
12 Waqar Mahmood Design and Development of Capacity Tester for Valve Regulated Lead Acid (VRLA) Batteries as Per IEEE Standard 1188 HEC/TDF 1.41 09-May-2018

HEC/NRPU PROJECTS

Sr.No. PI Name Title of Project Funding Agency Funding Amount (Rs.in Million) Date of Approval
1 Dr. Shahid Imran Yield optimization of biodiesel sourced from local seeds and waste cooking oil for their use in unmodified diesel engines HEC/NRPU 16.95 02-Sep-2020
2 Dr. Muhammad Sarfaraz Development of Mixed-Matrix Membrfane Separation System for Carbon Caputre from Industrially-Simulated Post-Combustion Flue Gases Originating from various Fuel Sources HEC/NRPU 9.32 02-Sep-2020
3 Dr. Saima Yasin Development and Performance Evaluation of Hierarchical Nanocomposites for Harsh Environments HEC/NRPU 9.95 02-Sep-2020
4 Dr. Noor Muhammad Khan Performance Evaluation of Multiple Aerators Installed in Series at high head overflow spillways: Case study of mohmand Dam HEC/NRPU 7.72 02-Sep-2020
5 Dr. Muhammad Faisal Shahzad Development of high performance adhesive system for light weight structural applications - A project for energy efficient vehicle design for the aerospace, aviation and automobile sectors HEC/NRPU 3.51 02-Sep-2020
6 Dr. Asim Loan Development of an Automatic Robust System-for Early Warning Detection of Suspicious Person and Body-Worn Concealed Weapons HEC/NRPU 4.30 02-Sep-2020
7 Hafiz Muhammad Zaheer Aslam Development of Fly Ash Based Adsorbent and ITS Application in Environmental Remediation HEC/NRPU 1.76 07-Oct-2019
8 Ammad Hasan Khan Urban Design, Congestion & Mass Transit Network: What Needs to be Done HEC/NRPU 1.78 27-Sep-2019
9 Ammad Hassan Khan Fatigue and Rutting Evaluation of Asphalt Mixes Subjected to Repeated Loads-Innovation for Pavements of Pakistan HEC/NRPU 7.78 27-Sep-2019
10 Masood Ul Hassan Farooq Defect Engineering of Oxide Based Nanomaterials for their Improved Photocatalytic Performance and Environmental Applications HEC/NRPU 7.22 03-July-2019
11 Dr. Tania Habib Urdu Voice Enabled Assistive Technologies for Print Disabled Community of Pakistan HEC/NRPU 3.30 27-Mar-2019
12 Syed Zaheer Abbas Mathematical Modelling of H2 Production VIA Sorption Enhanced Chemical Looping Steam Methane Reforming (SE-CLSR) In A Fluidized Bed Reactor HEC/NRPU 1.52 14-Mar-2019
13 Asif Ali Qaiser Synthesis, characterization and module fabrication of novel intrinsically conducting polymers membranes for heavy metal removal from drinking water employing low-pressure nanofiltartion HEC/NRPU 5.59 14-Mar-2019
14 Farooq Ahmad Microfabrication and Characterization of CMOS-MEMS Sensor for Capnometric Applications HEC/NRPU 6.42 14-Mar-2019
15 H M Shahzad Asif Crop Yield Forecasting using Satellite and Land Data HEC/NRPU 1.29 14-Mar-2019
16 Rashid Hameed Development of Pavers and Masonry Blocks by 100% Recycling of Waste Concrete: A Way Forward to Sustainable Developmen HEC/NRPU 4.11 14-Mar-2019
17 Muhammad Sajid Kamran Combined Thermal and MSF Desalination HEC/NRPU 10.01 14-Mar-2019
18 Muhammad Iqbal Self-organization of magnetized plasmas HEC/NRPU 0.47 14-Mar-2019
19 Muhammad Faheem Development of Low-Cost Catalyst for the Hydrogenolysis of Glycerol to Propanediols HEC/NRPU 15.39 14-Mar-2019
20 Hamayoun Mahmood Ionic Liquids Assisted Extraction of Cellulose-Rich Fiber (CRF) from Agro-Industrial Waste to Manufacture Biocomposite Panels HEC/NRPU 5.66 14-Feb-2019
21 Yasir Majeed Optimization of Pillar Size and Stability Evaluation of Selected Rock Salt Mines in the Salt Range Punjab HEC/NRPU 4.93 14-Feb-2019
22 Hafiz Muhammad Awais Rashid Investigation of Low Cost Barrier Materials for Solid Waste Disposal Sites of Pakistan HEC/NRPU 5.24 14-Feb-2019
23 Muhammad Aslam Group Work Platform for Visually Impaired People HEC/NRPU 2.87 14-Feb-2019
24 Atif Bilal Aslam Multilocational Householding: A Study of Homeless People in Lahore HEC/NRPU 1.01 14-Feb-2019
25 Syed Abdul Rahman Kashif Design and Development of Distributed Microgrid Testbed HEC/NRPU 3.66 14-Feb-2019
26 Muhammad Asif Rafiq Development and Characterization of Lead Free Sodium Bismuth Titanate (NBT) Based Piezoceramics HEC/NRPU 16.04 14-Feb-2019
27 Ata Ur-Rehman Intelligent Multimodel Bayesian Tracking for Wide Area Survelliance and Automated Behaviour Analysis HEC/NRPU 6.33 14-Feb-2019
28 Majid Hussain Some non-Newtonian fluids flows over a permeable stretching wedge/surface HEC/NRPU 0.33 08-Feb-2019
29 Shahab Saqib Development of Modified Scaled Distance to Control Ground Vibration for Selected Limestone Quarries of Punjab HEC/NRPU 4.90 01-Jan-2019
30 Ali Raza Probabilistic Marker-less Motion Capture System for Bio-centered Applications HEC/NRPU 11.96 24-Dec-2018
31 Muhammad Farooq Ahmed Landslide Hazards Evaluation Study of Gilgit-Hunza and Astore River Basins, Gilgit Balistan, Pakistan Using Gis & Remote Sensing Tools HEC/NRPU 2.52 24-Dec-2018
32 Waseem Muhammad Drought and Agricultural Production Nexuses in Punjab: Historical Patterns, Spatiotemporal Variability and Probabilistic Projection HEC/NRPU 2.64 12-Nov-2018
33 Asif Nadeem Tabish Flood Water Tratment through Electrolysis HEC/NRPU 3.14 12-Nov-2018
34 Ghalib Asadullah Shah Hybrid Power Monitoring and Control System HEC/NRPU 3.19 23-Oct-2018
35 Muhammad Asim Way to Achieving Resillience: Social Impact Assessment of Flood Disaster Effected Communities in Southern Punjab HEC/NRPU 1.04 16-Oct-2018
36 Safeer Abbas Mitigation of Alkali-Silica Reaction in Concrete Structures using Waste Materials: a Sustainable Approach HEC/NRPU 4.50 26-Sep-2018
37 Muhammad Zubair Abu Bakar Evaluation of the Effects of Varyring Impeller Hardness and Material on Icpc Rock Abrasivity Test HEC/NRPU 2.08 02-Jun-2018
38 Sajjad Ahmad Design and Development of Balanol based New Anti-Cancer Drugs Using One-Pot Tandem Process HEC/NRPU 3.51 07-Jun-2018
39 Waqar Mahmood Implementation of Optimal Energy Consumption and Distributed Energy Generation Strategy HEC/NRPU 8.84 21-Jun-2018

PHEC/PIRCA PROJECTS

Sr.No. PI Name Title of Project Funding Agency Funding Amount (Rs.in Million) Date of Approval
1 Dr. Sayyed Mohsin Ali Kazmi, Associate Professor, New Campus, UET Lahore Efffects of motivation and demographhics on engineering students PHEC/PIRCA 2.50 16-Jun-2021
2 Dr. Aamer Abbas Khan, Assistant Professor, FSD Campus, UET Lahore Recycling of textile waste for energy recovery and development of conductive inks for smart textiles application PHEC/PIRCA 8.00 17-Jun-2021
3 Dr. Kashif Javed, Professor, Main Campus, Uet, Lahore Empowering Public Policy on Socio-econnomic issues through citizens sentiment analysis PHEC/PIRCA 7.50 18-Jun-2021
4 Dr. Sajjad Ahmad, Chairma Basic Science and Humanities, Chemistry, FSD Campus Uet, Lahore Design and Development of Convenient approach for the synthesis of Bronopol based biocide for paints, adhesive and leather industries at industrial scale of 1-5kg/Batch PHEC/PIRCA 4.00 19-Jun-2021
5 Dr. Tauseef Aized, Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Main Campus, Uet Lahore Design, Development and Experimentation of Solar Powered Fruit Harvesting Robot PHEC/PIRCA 7.50 19-Jun-2021

HEC/SRGP PROJECTS

Sr.No. PI Name Title of Project Funding Agency Funding Amount (Rs.in Million) Date of Approval
1 Dr. Sajid Iqbal Foundational Platform for Investigating Nonlinear Dynamics in Physical Systems HEC/SRGP 0.41 22-Jan-2018
2 Dr. Qasim Shaukat Khan An Environmental Friendly Solution for Sustainable Future Construction: Geopolymer Concrete HEC/SRGP 0.46 13-Feb-2018
3 Dr. Ali Hussain Kazim Waste heat recovery from automobiles using tandem solid-liquid thermoelectric HEC/SRGP 0.39 06-Apr-2018
4 Dr. Aashir Waleed Low Cost 3D Nanostructured Devices for Energy Efficient biomedical applications HEC/SRGP 0.49 03-May-2018
5 Dr. Maria Idrees Exploring Different Polymers as the Concrete Additives HEC/SRGP 0.44 27-Sep-2018

JOINT RESEARCH PROJECTS

Sr.No. PI Name Title of Project Funding Agency Funding Amount (Rs.in Million) Date of Approval
1 Dr. Naveed Ramzan Structural Control and Application of Nano-Pesticide through Flash Nano-assembly Implementation of 18th Protocol on Scientific and Technological Cooperation between Pakistan and China 7.20 21-Jan-2021
2 Dr. Amir Ikhlaq Application of Reduced Grapheme oxide in combinaton with Zeolities in a Novel Integrated "In-Situ Electroflooculation/Catalytic Ozonation/Ceramic Membrane Filtration" as an Enhanced Treatment for Pharmaceuticals Wastewater Reusing Pak Turk Researchers Mobility Grant Program (Phase-II) 3.74 21-Jan-2021
3 Dr. Asif Ali Qaiser Fabrication and Characterization of Novel Nanocomposites Based Proton Exchage Membranes Modified with Electroactive Polymers for Enhanced Performance and Stability in Fuel Cell Technology Pak Turk Researchers Mobility Grant Program (Phase-II) 2.13 26-Feb-2019
4 Dr. Sajjad H. Sheikh Mechanical Type Wastewater Treatment Plant for RECP Tayyip Erdogan hospital Public Health Engineering Division Muzafargarh 0.66 09-Mar-2018
5 Dr. Usman Ghani Synthesizing Input data for primitive Types in Embedded C Programs National Engineering & Scientific Commission 0.15 23-Feb-2018
6 Dr. Maria Idrees Effect of Supplementary Cementitious Materials (SCM) on Calcium Aluminates Cements (CAC) Mortars at different Curing Temperatures Pak Turk Researchers Mobility Grant Program (Phase-I) 1.85 24-Jan-2018
7 Dr. Tauseef Aized Experimental Investigations of ICT-enabled robotized manufacturing system with 3-D Printing Pak Turk Researchers Mobility Grant Program (Phase-I) 2.22 24-Jan-2018
8 Dr Fazal Ahmad Khalid Key Technologies and application foundation for ultrasonic processing of soft and brittle composites structure with large-scale complex profile National Natural Science Foundation China 4.18 22-Nov-2017
9 Naveed Ramzan Sponsorship for Establishment of State of the art Fuel/Gas Analysis lab at the Department of Chemical engineering, University of Engineering and Technology Lahore SNGPL 15.00 07-Sep-2018


NATIONAL CENTER OF EXCELLENCE LABS

Sr.No. Center Name Lab Name Funding Agency Funding Amount (Rs.in Million) Date of Approval
1 National Centre of Artificial Intelligence (NCAI) Intelligent Criminology Lab HEC/PC1 97.55 13-Jun-2018
2 National Centre in Cyber Security (NCCS) IOT Security Lab HEC/PC1 96.10 13-Jun-2018
3 National Centre in Robotics and Automation (NCRA) Human Centered Robotics Lab HEC/PC1 65 14-Jun-2018
4 National Centre in Big Data and Cloud Computing (NCBC) Language Engineering Lab HEC/PC1 72.42 25-Jun-2018