Research Projects

  • Project No: 17373 NRPU
  • Compounds with Acefylline and Ciprofloxacin Core: Design, Synthesis, Biological and Structural Studies
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Muhammad Naeem Ahmed, Department of Chemistry
  • Amount: 3.82 Million
  • Year of Award: 2022
  • Status: Approved
  • Project No: IST/NCGSA/RF-31-RS&GIS-15
  • Title: Integrated and Multidisciplinary Investigations and Early Warning of High-Risk Landslides Using Space, Air and Ground Based Remote Sensing” Under NCGSA Research Fund
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Muhammad Basharat, Institute of Geology
  • Amount: 7.69 Million Rupees
  • Year of Award: 2022
  • Status: Approved
  • Project No: 17379 NRPU
  • Title: Fabrication of Plasmonic Active Substrates by Novel Atmospheric Pulsed Laser Deposition (APLD) Technique for Detection of Chemical and Biomedical Materials Using Surface
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Shahab Ahmed Abbasi, Department of Physics
  • Amount: 7.69 Million Rupees
  • Year of Award: 2022
  • Status: Approved
  • Project No: 16176 NRPU
  • Title: Identification of Groundwater Recharging Zone(s) in Twin Cities of Pakistan: Geophysical & GIS/Rs Approaches
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Muhammad Farooq, Institute of Geology
  • Amount: 3.54 Million Rupees
  • Year of Award: 2021
  • Status: Approved
  • Project No: 17371 NRPU
  • Title: Understanding the Pathophysiology of Congenital Intellectual Disabilities in Kashmiri Families: A Path Towards Diagnose and Cure
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Ghazanfar Ali, Department of Bio Technology
  • Amount: 6.525 Million Rupees
  • Year of Award: 2021
  • Status: Approved
  • Project No: 17374 NRPU
  • Title:Identification of Groundwater Potential and Quality of Muzaffarabad, Rawalakot and Bagh Cities of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Pakistan by Integrated Resistivity and Hydrochemical Analysis
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr.Abrar Niaz, Institute of Geology
  • Amount: 3.91 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Year of Award: 2021
  • Status: Approved

  • Project No: 17371 NRPU
  • Title: Understanding the Pathophysiology of Congenital Intellectual Disabilities in Kashmiri Families: A Path Towards Diagnose and Cure
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Ghazanfar Ali, Depatment of Biotechnology
  • Amount: 6.52 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Year of Award: 2021
  • Status: Approved
  • Project No: —– AJK Governament
  • Title: Establishment of Archacological Wing in AJK and Survey and Feasibility Study of Archaeological Assests in AJK
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Rukhsana Said Muhammad Department of Art and Design
  • Amount: 16.0 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Year of Award: 2021
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: 10928 NRPU
  • Title: Synthesis of Hexagonal Boron Nitride Nanostructures for its Potential Applications in Biomedical and Nuclear Feeding
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Pervaiz Ahmed Department of Physics
  • Amount: 11.028 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Year of Award: 2020
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: 14081 NRPU
  • Title: Exploring Reasons of Industrial Failure in Azad Jammu & Kashmir
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Raja Nazakat Ali Khan Institute of Kashmir Studies
  • Amount: 1.95 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Year of Award: 2020
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: 10146 NRPU
  • Title:Diagnostic Study of Magnetron Glow Discharge Plasma and Its Use for Processing of Materials
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Asif Majeed, Department of Physics
  • Amount: 8.424 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Year of Award: 2019
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: 8871 NRPU
  • Title:Synthesis and Characterization of Multiferroic bilayer thin films via solution processing
  • Name of PI and Department: Prof. Dr. Ayaz Arif, Department of Physics
  • Amount: 5.72 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Year of Award: 2019
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: 8846 NRPU
  • Title:Effects of Temprature on Conduction Mechanism, ac electrical and dielectric properties of semiconducting double perevskite maganites by employing impedance spectroscopy
  • Name of PI and Department: Prof. Dr. Ayaz Arif, Department of Physics
  • Amount: 1.3 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Year of Award: 2019
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: 9208 NRPU
  • Title: Rational Design of Low Temprature and Solution Processed Nanomaterials Based Solar Cells
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Syed Raza Ali Raza, Department of Physics
  • Amount: 5.41 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Year of Award: 2019
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: 9477 NRPU
  • Title: Metal Oxide Nanomaterials for Resistive Switching Memory and Photo Detection Applications
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Syed Raza Ali Raza, Department of Physics
  • Amount: 2.025 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Year of Award: 2019
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: 6453 NRPU
  • Title: Time Series Analysis of Radon in Soil Along Fault Line
  • Name of PI and Department: Prof. Dr. Muhammad Rafique, Department of Physics
  • Amount: 6.82 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Year of Award: 2017
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: 6907 NRPU
  • Title: Forest and Soil Sequestration Along an Altiuredinal Gradient in Different Land Use Categories in Kashmir Himalayas
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Hamayun Shaheen, Department of Botany
  • Amount: 4.57 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Year of Award: 2019
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: 9520 NRPU
  • Title: Status Economic Potential and Molecular Characterization of Cat Fish Species at Mangla Reservoir.
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Nuzhat Shafi, Department of Zoology
  • Amount: 1.81 Million Rupees. Duration: 2 years Year of Award: 2019
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: 8899 NRPU
  • Title: Landslide Hazard Assessment and Risk Evaluation of Earthquake Affected Areas of Districts Muzaffarabad and Hattian Bala, NW Himalayas Pakistan
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Muhammad Basharat, Institute of Geology
  • Amount: 5.548 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Year of Award: 2019
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: 8376 NRPU
  • Title: Arsenic Re Screening and Mitigation Plan for Drinking Water of Pakistan: Urgent and Long Term Decontamination Strategies
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Salah Ud Din, Department of Chemistry
  • Amount: 2.54 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Year of Award: 2019
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: 2907 NRPU
  • Title: Diversity and Antimicrobial Activity of Earthworm species of AJ&K
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Saiqa Andleeb, Department of Zoology
  • Amount: 3.75 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Year of Award: 2016
  • Status: Completed
  • Project No: 4142 NRPU
  • Title: Contribution of Wild Edible Mushrooms To Livelihood In Rural Areas of AJ&K
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Syeda Sadiqa Firdous, Department of Botany
  • Amount: 8.39 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Year of Award: 2015
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: 8043 NRPU
  • Title: Contribution of Wild Edible Mushrooms To Livelihood In Rural Areas of AJ&K
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Muhammad Ejaz ul Islam Dar, Department of Botany
  • Amount: 3.83 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Year of Award: 2019
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: 4373 NRPU
  • Title: Tectonic and Mineral Study of Hazara and Its Adjoining Areas of Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Northern Pakistan Based on Gravity and Magnetic Data
  • Name of PI and Department: Prof. Dr. Muhammad Rustam khan, Institute of Geology
  • Amount: 2.735 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Year of Award: 2015
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: 6455 NRPU
  • Title: Applications of ARYL DIAZONIUM Salts as Readily Available and Userfriendly Alternate Substrates in Transition Metal Catalyzed Organic Synthesis
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Bilal Ahmed, Department of Chemistry
  • Amount: 2.06 Million Rupees.
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Year of Award: 2017
  • Status: Ongoing
  • Project No: Islamic Relief Pakistan
  • Title: A Step Towards Hepatitis Eradication Project (ASHTEP)”.
  • Name of PI and Department: Dr. Abdul Rauf, Department of Zoology
  • Amount: 38172010 Rupees Million
  • Year of Award: 2020
  • Status: Completed