Research Funding

External Research Funding for Research Projects of Bahria University

Bahria University believes that research work should be done at applied level where socio-economic improvements are evident.  The details of research funding worth of Rs. 179.0084 Million acquired by the BU Researchers from external sources, for such research endeavors are as follows:

S. No. Project Title Principal Investigator/

Project Coordinator

Department(s)

Approved Funding Amount

(Rupees in Million)

Year of Funding Funding Agency
1 Grant for establishment of Business Incubation Centre, Bahria University Islamabad Campus Mr. Mehrul Hassan

Manager BIC, BUIC

7.216 2017 HEC
2 Youth Leadership and Entrepreneurship Development (Y-LED) at Bahria University Dr. Faisal Aftab

Director ORIC, BUHO

0.56 2017 Australian Awards
2 Aquatic Diagnostic Lab (ADL) up gradation at NCMPR, Bahria University, Karachi Campus Dr. Safia Mushtaq

Assistant Professor,

NCMPR, BUKC

2.4453 2017 HEC – Institutional Strengthening Grant for upgradation laboratories and libraries
3 Heat and Fluid Flow in the Presence of Nanoparticles Dr. Rizwan Ul Haq

Assistant Professor

Deptt. of EE, BUIC

0.47 2017 HEC – Startup Research Grant Program
4 An Enhanced Geographical Routing and Channel Congestion Scheme for Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks Dr. Kashif Naseer Qureshi

Assistant Professor

Deptt. of CS, BUIC

0.475 2017 HEC – Startup Research Grant Program
5 Dynamic Application Security Testing and Assurance Dr. Waqas Aman

Assistant Professor

Deptt. of CS, BUIC

0.3905 2017 HEC – Startup Research Grant Program
6 Spatial Analysis of Groundwater quality of the uthal (Balochistan), with reference to PB Dr. Salma Hamza (PI)

Assistant Professor

Deptt. of E&ES, BUKC

Prof. Dr. Mubarik Ali

(Co-PI)

Head. Deptt. of E&ES, BUKC

5.403 2017 HEC-NRPU
7 Marine Habitat investigation in Karachi seawaters using modern acoustic seabed mapping technologies Prof. Dr. Mubarik Ali

Head. Deptt. of E&ES, BUKC

1.612 2017 HEC-NRPU
8 Effects of Node Deployment on Network Lifetime in Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Networks Dr. Shehzad Hassan

Assistant Professor

Deptt., of CE, BUIC

0.41 3 March 2017 HEC – Startup Research Grant Program
9 Design & Implementation of Programmable Bit Synchronizer using FPGA/Microcontroller Dr. Atif Raza Jafri Senior Associate Professor, Deptt., of EE, BUIC 0.1 3 March 2017 NESCOM
10 Protocol Analysis for Cyber Attack Mitigation Dr. Tamim Ahmed Khan

Head, Deptt., of SE

BUIC

0.1 12 Jan

2017

NECOM
11 Sample Analysis from Hydrocarbon Development Institute of Pakistan, Islamabad

(Student Project)

Student Name:

Mr. Shah Faisal Zeb

E&ES, BUIC

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. M. Zadar 0.075 25 Jan

2017

Access to Scientific Instrumentation Program by HEC
12 Sample Analysis from Geosciences Advanced Research Laboratory, Geological Survey of Pakistan, Islamabad

(Student Project)

Student Name:

Ms. Falak Iltaf

E&ES, BUIC

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Tahseenullah Khan 0.07 18 April

2017

Access to Scientific Instrumentation Program by HEC
13 Sample Analysis from Geosciences Advanced Research Laboratory, Geological Survey of Pakistan, Islamabad

(Student Project)

Student Name:

Syed Waqas Haider

E&ES, BUIC

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Tahseenullah Khan 0.024 25 Jan

2017

Access to Scientific Instrumentation Program by HEC
14 Sample Analysis from Hydrocarbon Development Institute of Pakistan, Islamaabd

(Student Project)

Student Name:

Mr. Adeeb Ahmed

E&ES, BUIC

Supervisor: Mr. Saqib Mahmood 0.075 6 June

2016

Access to Scientific Instrumentation Program by HEC
15 Sample Analysis from Hydrocarbon Development Institute of Pakistan, Islamaabd

(Student Project)

Student Name:

Mr. M. Nofal Munir

E&ES, BUIC

Supervisor: Mr. M. Raees Amjad 0.0756 6 June

2016

Access to Scientific Instrumentation Program by HEC
16 Sample Analysis from Hydrocarbon Development Institute of Pakistan, Islamaabd

(Student Project)

Student Name:

Mr. M. Umer Farooq

E&ES, BUIC

Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Tehseeullah Khan 0.075 6 June

2016

Access to Scientific Instrumentation Program by HEC
17 Development of Traffic Analyzer

(Student Project)

Supervisor: Dr. Tamim Ahmed Khan 0.1 15 April

2016

NESCOM
18 E-Learning System to Assist Elementary Education, Response Analysis and Early Detection of Psychological Disorder in Students worth Dr. Tamim Ahmed Khan

Head, Deptt., of SE

BUIC

Dr. Faisal Aftab

Director ORIC, BUHO

12.7 9 Nov

2016

National ICT R&D Fund
19 Content Based Indexing and Retrieval of Videos

 

Dr. Imran A. Siddiqui

Assistant Professor

Deptt., of CS, BUIC

Dr. Shehzad Khalid

Director PGP, BUIC

10.3 9 Nov

2016

National ICT R&D Fund
20 Grant for PPL Chair on Geophysics at BUKC Prof. Dr. Mubarik Ali

PPL Chair &

Head, E&ES Deptt.,

BUKC

7.58 8 Oct

2016

Pakistan Petroleum Limited
21 Acoustic Seabed Sediment Classification for Baseline Marine Habitat Mapping in Seawater Area around Karachi – Pilot Project Prof. Dr. Mubarik Ali

PPL Chair &

Head, E&ES Deptt.,

BUKC

1.32 20 June

2016

National Research Program for Universities -HEC
22 Reconfigurable Processor for lightweight RFID mutual authentication protocols Dr. Muhammad Ali Shami

Assistant Professor

Head, Department of Electrical Engineering,

Bahria University Islamabad Campus

0.18 20 June

2016

National Research Program for Universities -HEC
23 Multicentre RCT to evaluate the clinical and cost-effectiveness of a culturally adapted therapy (C-MAP) in participants with a history of self-harm Dr. Zainab F. Zadeh

Director, IPP

BUKC

1.98 8 Oct

2016

Medical Research Council (MRC)
24 Competency based Assessment solutions for employees Assessment Dr. Zainab F. Zadeh

Director, IPP

BUKC

0.8 23 Oct 2016 Sui Southern Gas Company Limited
24 Particulate matter appointment, bio-monitoring of heavy metals road side vegetation and its spatial estimation in the vicinity of Islamabad. Dr. Aansa Rukya Saleem

Assistant Professor

Department of E&ES,

BUIC

 

0.484 1 June

2016

HEC – Startup Research Grant Program
26 Quantification of organic compounds in exploration and production of wastewater and surrounding soil in Sadqal Oil and Gas Field, Fatehjang, Punjab, Pakistan Dr. Said Akbar Kham

Assistant Professor

Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences

Bahria University Islamabad Campus

 

0.30 15 Feb

2016

HEC – Startup Research Grant Program
27 Microbial characterization and toxicity potential of environmental contaminants in shahpur dam, Attock district Dr. Asma Jamil

Assistant Professor

Department of E&ES,

BUIC

0.375 18 Nov

2016

HEC – Startup Research Grant Program
28 Shrimp Diseases Dr. Safia Mushtaq

Assistant Professor,

NCMPR, BUKC

0.2 11 Feb

2016

Hilton Pharma
29 Establishment of “Aquatic Diagnostic Lab” to Observe the Shrimp Diseases Dr. Safia Mushtaq

Assistant Professor,

NCMPR, BUKC

1.0 29 Sep

2016

Fisheries Development Board (FDB)
30 Funding for Students’ 17 Final Year Research Projects – 2015-16 Engineering Sciences Departments of Bahria University 0.90 Oct 2016 National ICT R&D Fund
31 AIDS Population Size Estimation of Key Populations in Pakistan Including Development of Investment Cases for Pakistan Dr. Faisal Aftab

Core Team Member

Director R&D/ORIC

Bahria University HQs, Islamabad

80.42 15 Aug

2015

UNAIDS
32 Domestic E-Commerce Business as a Catalyst of Economic Growth: An analysis of opportunities and impediments Dr. Faisal Aftab

Director ORIC, BUHO

Dr. Tamim Ahmed Khan

Head, Deptt., of SE

BUIC

0.859 17 Aug

2015

National Research Program for Universities -HEC
33 HEC-Social Integration Outreach Program using PV System Mr. Jahanzeb Ahmad

Associate Professor

Department of Electrical Engineering,

Bahria University Islamabad Campus

1.0 22 June

2015

Social Integration Outreach Program – HEC
34 Automated Detection of Neuropsychological Impairments from Image-Based Visuo-constructive Screening Tests Dr. Imran Siddiqi

Assistant Professor

Department of Computer Science,

Bahria University Islamabad Campus

0.66 May

2015

PERIDOT Research Program – HEC
35 Joint Research Project titled “Content based information Retrieval of Urdu printed document images using word spotting” Dr. Imran A. Siddiqi

Assistant Professor

Department of Computer Science

Bahria University

Islamabad Campus

1.81 7 Aug

2015

National Research Program for Universities -HEC
36 Business Incubation Management Short Course at Queensland University, Australia Won Australia Award by Dr. Faisal Aftab

Director R&D/ORIC

BU Head Office

1.85 Oct 2015 Australia

Awards

37 Training of Pre and Post HIV/AIDS Test Counselling Dr. Zainab F. Zadeh

Director, Institute of Professional Psychology,

Bahria University Karachi Campus

1.9 3 April 2014 UNAIDS
38 Non Payment of Standardized Compensation; A Non Compliance Issue during Social Compliance Audits in Textile and Garments Sector of Pakistan Mr. Muhammad Faraz

Assistant Professor

Management Sciences Department,

Bahria University Karachi Campus

1.2 1 Oct 2014 Pakistan Strategy & Support Program (PSSP)-USAID
39 Understanding the Pedagogical foundation of International Students Prof. Dr. Nadia Tahir

Head, Department of Management Sciences,

Bahria University Islamabad Campus

0.785 July

2014

International Collaboration Project with York St John University, UK
40 Funding for Students’ 15 Final Year Research Projects – 2014-15 Engineering Sciences Departments of Bahria University 0.737 2014 National ICT R&D Fund
41 Funding to support the department of Earth & Environmental Sciences of Bahria University Karachi Campus for the establishment of Digital Geophysical Data Lab, allied facilities, expenditures on R&D and participation in seminars/workshops Prof. Dr. Mubarak Ali

PPL Chair and Head,

Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences, Bahria University Karachi Campus

15 2013 Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL)
42 Development of a Net Enabled Retinal Image Analysis and Screening System for Grading and Diagnosis of Diabetic Retinopathy and its integration in i-telemedicine system Prof. Dr. Shehzad Khalid

Core Team Member,

Department of Computer Engineering, Bahria University Islamabad Campus

13.76 2013 National ICT R&D Fund
43 USAID Funded Community Services Project in collaboration with BU & Hunar Foundation Dr. Zainab F. Zadeh

Director, Institute of Professional Psychology,

Bahria University Karachi Campus

0.223 2013 USAID
44 Funding for Students’ Final Year Research Projects

2013-14

Engineering Sciences Departments of Bahria University 0.785 2013 National ICT R&D Fund
45 Funding for Students’ Final Year Research Projects

2012-13

Engineering Sciences Departments of Bahria University 0.224 2012 National ICT R&D Fund
Total Funding Rs. Rs. 179.0084 Million