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Innovation and applied research imperative for social reformation: Experts

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) held a two-day conference entailing eminent social scientists from all over the country to deliberate for social reformation and identify areas of improvement in research and academia in order to strengthen the foundations of the society. The members underlined the need of improvement in the field of sociologies. They called for laying more prominent spotlight on research hypotheses. Interpretative strategies ought to likewise be…Read More

Molecular techniques are useful in applied biological research: Speakers

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The biological research encompasses various techniques and skills that a researcher must be acquainted with. The Virtual University (VU), leader in distant leading, organized one day national conference on Insight of Molecular Techniques used in Applied Biological Research’. The conference was organized by Department of Molecular Biology, VU in collaboration with Higher Education Commission (HEC). The conference aimed at stirring the promotion of applied research…Read More

Molecular techniques are useful in applied biological research: Speakers

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The biological research encompasses various techniques and skills that a researcher must be acquainted with. The Virtual University (VU), leader in distant leading, organized one day national conference on Insight of Molecular Techniques used in Applied Biological Research’. The conference was organized by Department of Molecular Biology, VU in collaboration with Higher Education Commission (HEC). The conference aimed at stirring the promotion of applied research in…Read More

PCST conducts workshop to promote applied research

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST) organized series of workshops on Policies for creating enabling environment for encouraging problem-solving research’ in collaboration with Institute of Research Promotion (IRP). The theme of workshop is to encourage RandD that is aimed for problem solving of industry as well society. The 8th workshop of the series was held in cooperation with Pakistan Academy of Sciences (PAS) in which the policy proposals and…Read More

PCST conducts workshop to promote applied research

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Council for Science and Technology (PCST) organized series of workshops on Policies for creating Enabling environment for encouraging problem-solving research’ in collaboration with Institute of Research Promotion (IRP). The theme of workshop is to encourage RandD that is aimed for problem solving of industry as well society. The 8th workshop of the series was held in cooperation with Pakistan Academy of Sciences (PAS) in which the policy proposals and…Read More

Focusing on applied research

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HERE ARE three types of institutions for basic research: master’s programmes, art and humanity. Basic research institutions focus on research where the fruits of prosperity come after 40 to 50 years. These institutions produce PhDs as faculty members in these institutes take young scholars under their wings for basic research. There is a need for research labs, infrastructure, and finances to convert such inventions into commercially viable products and services. The faculty members of…Read More

Dendrochronology-a new emerging and Applied Science in Pakistan

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article image CLIMATE PLAYS an important role in our everyday life and also directly or indirectly influences some of our key economic activities e.g. Agriculture, Forestry, Tourism, Hydropower. It is now widely accepted that the world’s climate is changing (global warming) due to human activities. The urgent question is what does this mean to Pakistan? Developed countries are spending billions of dollars each year to obtain information about the climatic change, supporting professional staff, which are of…Read More

MoST, QAU sign deal to promote dem and -driven applied research

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STAFF REPORT IBD: The Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST), through its different organizations, has approached academia and industries to bridge the gap between them and promote the demand driven applied research in the country."The role of MoST in integrating academia, Research and Development (RandD) organisation and industry had been overlooked in the past," said MoST Secretary Akhlaq Ahmad Tarar while addressing an MoU between the ministry and Quaid-e-Azam University (QAU).…Read More