Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering

Fri, 2019-08-02
The student chapter of the Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) at LUMS, arranged an educational trip on July 4, 2019 to the National Museum of Science and Technology, Lahore, Masjid Wazir Khan and the Shahi Hammam. SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics,...
Fri, 2019-08-02
The student chapter of the Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) at LUMS, arranged an educational trip on July 4, 2019 to the National Museum of Science and Technology, Lahore, Masjid Wazir Khan and the Shahi Hammam. SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics,...
Fri, 2019-08-02
LUMS undergraduate Electrical Engineering students made their mark at the National Engineering Robotics Contest (NERC) this year. NERC is considered to be one of the most challenging competitions of the country, where each year over 100 universities and institutes compete against each other....
Thu, 2019-08-01
Faculty member at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering, LUMS, Dr. Rahman Shah Zaib Saleem, has been honoured with the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) fellowship for Research Stays for University Academics and Scientists. This is a particularly noteworthy achievement, as this...
Thu, 2019-08-01
MPhil Education Leadership and Management (ELM) students at the Syed Ahsan Ali and Syed Maratib Ali School of Education (SOE), Habiba Malik, Injila Rasul, and Ummara Waheed, conducted a Robotics Camp in collaboration with faculty from SOE and the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering....
Tue, 2019-07-30
An annual spot on the LUMS calendar, the Summer Coaching Session organised by the National Outreach Programme Centre took place from July 15 to 29, 2019. This year’s coaching session was all about trying new things and creating new experiences for the candidates. The purpose of the session was...
Mon, 2019-07-29
The annual Seattle Alumni Reunion was held on July 21, 2019 at Mercer Island, Seattle. LUMS Founder and Patron, Syed Babar Ali and Sr. Principal Scientist at Amazon, Dr. Salal Humair also attended the event. The alumni had the opportunity to catch up with each other in a casual setting and hear...
Fri, 2019-07-26
The LUMS Biomechanics Lab, a centre to test bowling actions, set up in 2016 at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE), has now been accredited by the International Cricket Council (ICC), making it the fifth in the world to earn this accolade. With this prestigious...
Thu, 2019-07-25
LUMS and the Power Information Technology Company (PITC) came together to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the University, which marked the start of a partnership for research and development on smart grid technologies designed to improve energy consumption.   Utilising the...
Tue, 2019-07-23
The LUMS Energy Institute recently organised a consultative workshop on ‘Alternative and Renewable Energy (ARE) Policy 2019’ in collaboration with the Energy Think Tank, a consultant agency. The workshop was organised to discuss the ARE Policy which is based on the Renewable Energy Policy 2006....
Fri, 2019-07-19
The annual Bay Area Alumni Reunion was held on the evening of Saturday, 13 July, 2019 at Los Altos Youth Center in Los Altos, California. The event was graciously hosted by Sophia Khawaja (BSc 1998), President of the Bay Area Chapter, as well as Sanam Humayun (BSc 2005) and Arfah Saeed (BSc...
Fri, 2019-07-12
Dr. Hassan Mohy-ud-Din, Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering, LUMS, has been awarded the 2019 Charles Wallace Fellowship by the British Council in Pakistan. The fellowship aims to enable mid-career academics to widen their professional knowledge, skills and international linkages. Dr....
Fri, 2019-07-12
The LUMS Physlab team, led by Dr. Sabieh Anwar, Associate Professor of Physics recently completed a science sharing programme at the National University of Technology (NUTECH), Islamabad. NUTECH approached Physlab for technical support and provision of hardware and systems, including equipment for...
Wed, 2019-07-10
The LUMS Physlab team, led by Dr. Sabieh Anwar, Associate Professor of Physics recently completed a science sharing programme at the National University of Technology (NUTECH), Islamabad. NUTECH approached Physlab for technical support and provision of hardware and systems, including equipment for...
Thu, 2019-07-04
A five-member delegation of the Civil Service Commission (CSC) of the Republic of Maldives visited LUMS on Thursday, June 27, 2019 to meet the Vice Chancellor, Dr. Arshad Ahmad and the Deans of the Schools to discuss potential academic partnerships between LUMS and universities in Maldives. Dr....
Tue, 2019-07-02
Graduates from the Class of 2019 reminisced their LUMS journey at their first alumni reunion held at a popular bowling alley on Friday, June 28, 2019. They exchanged stories about their time together at the University and shared experiences from their post-graduation life with peers. Despite...
Sun, 2019-06-30
LUMS held its 31st Convocation ceremony on Sunday, June 30, 2019.  With 1034 students receiving degrees, this was the University’s largest Convocation ceremony, to date.  Dr. Sania Nishtar, Prime Minister of Pakistan’s special assistant and Federal Minister for Poverty Alleviation and...
Mon, 2019-05-20
The Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) organised a seminar on the scope of conservation science in Pakistan and the role it has played in the restoration of cultural heritage including historical monuments. A team of...
Fri, 2019-05-17
The Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering believes in the concept of “no boundaries” where faculty members from different fields can team up and unearth novel solutions to prevailing scientific questions. The field of cancer research provided a similar opportunity for the research...
Mon, 2019-05-13
The Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering believes in the concept of “no boundaries” where faculty members from different fields can team up and unearth novel solutions to prevailing scientific questions. The field of cancer research provided a similar opportunity for the research...
Mon, 2019-05-13
A Sri Lankan delegation comprising of Sri Lankan Vice Chancellors, Deputy Vice Chancellors, Senior Officials of the University Grant Commission and Ministry of Higher Education visited LUMS on May 7, to enhance the academic and professional relationship between Pakistan and Sri Lanka. The...
Thu, 2019-05-09
The Electrical Engineering (EE) programme at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE), LUMS, has been designed to prepare students to contribute to the rapidly changing and expanding needs of technology. In the final year of undergraduate studies, students are involved in a...
Tue, 2019-05-07
Kamal Mian, Director Fast Cables, accompanied by Anwar Murad, Head of Human Resources, signed two Memorandums of Understanding with the Vice Chancellor of LUMS, Dr. Arshad Ahmad on May 3, 2019. Other members present at the meeting were Dr. Shahid Masud, Dean of Syed Babar Ali School of Science and...
Mon, 2019-05-06
The Biology Department at SBASSE organised a symposium and training workshop on Advanced Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) Techniques in Structural Biology and Chemistry as part of its Biosymposium Series on April 30. Around 50 people including 20 faculty members of different universities from...
Fri, 2019-05-03
Centre for Advanced Studies in Mathematics (CASM) in collaboration with Abdus Salam School of Mathematical Sciences (ASSMS) and National center of Mathematics (NCM) organised a three-day workshop, titled ‘Facets of Algebraic Geometry’ from April 17-19, 2019. The workshop focused on algebraic...
Fri, 2019-05-03
BS Chemistry graduates consistently receive fully funded PhD admission offers from top-notch graduate schools in United States including MIT, Princeton and many Ivy League universities. The graduates of the class of 2013 onwards have now started completing their PhD degrees and getting placements...
Tue, 2019-04-30
Two PhD Chemistry students  — Iqra Azeem and Asma Gilane — from the department of Chemistry & Chemical Engineering, SBA School of Science & Engineering, LUMS, have been awarded the Commonwealth Split-side PhD scholarship to spend a year in UK universities. Iqra Azeem, a third year PhD...
Mon, 2019-04-29
LUMS has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Leeds. The MoU signing ceremony took place on April 18, 2019. The agreement was signed on behalf of the University of Leeds by Dr. Terry Cousens, Senior Lecturer, Department of Civil Engineering and Dr. Shahid Masud, Dean...
Thu, 2019-04-25
UX Pakistan 2019 was the 3rd iteration of the annual design conference held by the Design Society at LUMS in collaboration with the Department of Computer Science, Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) and the Computer-Human Interaction Lab at LUMS. The event was directed by Dr...
Tue, 2019-04-23
The Centre for Water Informatics and Technology (WIT), LUMS, in support with Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and Department of Agriculture, Punjab, has been engaged in developing the Provincial Agriculture Disaster Risk Management Plan and its implementation guidelines (ADRMOP) for Punjab....