Tag: techniques

Micro propagation – Techniques and Applications

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Micropropagation is the practice of rapidly multiplying reserve plant material to produce a large number of progeny plants, using modern methods of plant tissue culture. Micropropagation is used to multiply noble plants, such as those that have been genetically modified or raised through conventional plant breeding methods. It is also used to provide a sufficient […]…Read More

Nestle to introduce latest mango farming techniques among locals

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Nestle Pakistan has revealed that they want to invest on the development of farming in order to expand its business in the agriculture sector. “I am unable to tell the exact amount the company is investing at the moment but I can assure that the investment is in millions”, said Ali Ashar Syed, corporate manager […]…Read More

New techniques for rice cultivation with small amount of water

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A group of scientists has discovered a new technique for the agriculture improvement in Pakistan as they have introduced a method to grow more rice plants consuming less amount of water. Secretary of Punjab Agriculture Muhammad Mehmood stated that Pakistani scientists has potential to prove themselves by doing demanding work. The Secretary quoted that this […]…Read More

Innovative techniques in dryland farming

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article image Dry farming is an agricultural method that allowed crops to be cultivated on the prairie, which typically received limitedprecipitation and endured harsh winters. The water scarcity is major challenge to crop production in theses area. But farmers are applying resource conservation technologies to get higher crop productions even under limited supply of water. A lot of advancement in conservation technologies has been made during last decade but potential impacts of some newly developed…Read More

Improved Water Conservation Techniques in Pakistan

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Fresh water resources of Pakistan are being used to fulfill the food requirements and to improve the living standards of the population of Pakistan. But due to increasing onslaught of human population, these resources continue to dwindle and are becoming scare. The country once considered as a water surplus has emerged into a water deficit one. Despite having the world’s largest contiguous irrigation system, it is facing the dilemma of water shortage and…Read More

ICGEB training course on basic biotechnology techniques

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STAFF REPORT LHR: National Academy of Young Scientists (NAYS) Pakistan in collaboration with International Centre for Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering (ICGEB), Trieste, Italy, has recently organized a three-day hands-on training course on "Basic Biotechnology Techniques" at Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), Karachi. The event comprised various lectures from national and international guest speakers which covered a wide area of recent advancements in various fields…Read More

ICGEB training course on basic biotechnology techniques

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: National Academy of Young Scientists (NAYS) Pakistan in collaboration with International Centre for Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering (ICGEB), Trieste, Italy, has recently organized a three-day hands-on training course on "Basic Biotechnology Techniques" at Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), Karachi. The event comprised various lectures from national and international guest speakers which covered a wide area of recent advancements in various fields…Read More

Latest tools, techniques must for health care system: Experts

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Experts at a Wwrkshop on "Modern Tools and Techniques in Health and Disease" have said that the latest tools and techniques in health and disease are mandatory for modern medical science, research and health care system in Pakistan. The workshop was organized by Karachi University’s Dr A. Q. Khan Institute of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering (KIBGE). Delivering his speech, the KIBGE’s director-general Prof Abid Azhar said that genetic…Read More

Pak student excels in ultrafast laser techniques

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article image MONITORING REPORT ISB: Ultrafast laser techniques have helped MIT physics graduate Fahad Mahmood and fellows establish that electrons form charge-density waves in the thin-film superconductive material LSCO cuprate. "The question is how does this fluctuating charge-density wave compete or not interfere with superconductivity, and what we found is that it actually competes with superconductivity," Mahmood explains. "Electrons for a very short amount of time are in this…Read More

PASTIC holds Research Tools & Techniques training workshop

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Scientific and Technological Information Center, (PASTIC) sorted out a preparation workshop on "Research Tools and Techniques" from 14-16 Oct 2015 at PASTIC National Center, Quaid-e-Azam University Campus, Islamabad. The aim of this workshop was to manufacture the limit of youthful scientists and to upgrade their research aptitudes in information technology and information through usage of well-known softwares. Nageen Ainuddin, Director PASTIC,…Read More