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PTA conducts survey on waves emission from towers

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) along with the Frequency Allocation Board (FAB) has conducted an extensive survey in major cities of the country to check the emission of power level of radio waves from transmitters and receivers of Base Transceiver Stations (BTSs)/Towers installed by Cellular Mobile Operators (CMOs) and Wireless Local Loop Operators (WLLOs). The survey was carried out with the help of special tools/equipment in six different cities…Read More

Young Pak scientist takes part in discovery of gravitational waves

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: After Pakistan-born scientist Dr Nergis Mavalvala made waves for being a member of the team of scientists that discovered gravitational waves (ripples in space and time hypothesised by physicist Albert Einstein a century ago), it has emerged another Pakistani was also part of the team. Imran Khan from Peshawar has been known to have worked with a team of scientists at Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO) that recorded gravitational waves for…Read More

Young Pak scientist takes part in discovery of gravitational waves

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: After Pakistan-born scientist Dr Nergis Mavalvala made waves for being a member of the team of scientists that discovered gravitational waves (ripples in space and time hypothesised by physicist Albert Einstein a century ago), it has emerged another Pakistani was also part of the team. Imran Khan from Peshawar has been known to have worked with a team of scientists at Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO) that recorded gravitational waves for the…Read More

Young Pak scientist takes part in discovery of gravitational waves

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: After Pakistan-born scientist Dr Nergis Mavalvala made waves for being a member of the team of scientists that discovered gravitational waves (ripples in space and time hypothesised by physicist Albert Einstein a century ago), it has emerged another Pakistani was also part of the team. Imran Khan from Peshawar has been known to have worked with a team of scientists at Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO) that recorded gravitational waves for…Read More

Pakistan is exposed to more intensified and frequent heat waves

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: A seminar focusing on theme "Future Trends of Heat Waves: How to Cope?" was organized by Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI). The purpose of the seminar was to disseminate and aware the general public and sensitize policy makers to guide them in order to cope with impending heat wave challenges that are outcome of climate change phenomenon. Dr. Fahad Saeed, Research Fellow at SDPI, said during his presentation on heat wave simulation model’…Read More

Climate Change: Future trends of heat waves discussed

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article image SIDRA SAIF ISB: A seminar focusing on theme "Future Trends of Heat Waves: How to Cope?" was organized by Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI). The purpose of the seminar was to disseminate and aware the general public and sensitize policy makers to guide them in order to cope with impending heat wave challenges that are outcome of climate change phenomenon. Dr. Fahad Saeed, Research Fellow at SDPI, said during his presentation on heat wave simulation model’ that in…Read More

Scientific community waves support for NARC

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Academy of Sciences (PAS) came forward in support of National Agricultural Research Council (NARC) in response to the summary moved by Capital Development Authority (CDA) to Prime Minister to approve relocation of NARC office as CDA had planned to build housing scheme at NARC land spread over 1400 acres. PAS held a press conference to demonstrate their serious concerns on this issue. PAS President, Dr Anwar Nasim in the press conference commended the…Read More