Research Themes

The research activities performed by the WIT staff will play a pivotal role in integrating awareness and understanding of water and its nexus with food, energy, agriculture and environment. Examples of past projects and those currently under implementation include the following:

  • Smart Water Metering
  • ICT and Irrigation in Pakistan
  • Contamination Spread Monitoring in Surface and Groundwater
  • Bayesian Inversion, Compressive Sensing & Data Assimilation in Hydrosystems
  • ICT Solutions for efficient Water Resources Management
  • ICT and Flood Forecasting and management
  • Operational Decision Support System for flood management
  • Telematics
  • Data mining, knowledge discovery and data-driven modelling, with applications in civil engineering
  • Reservoir Operations
  • Optimization methods
  • Pareto-optimal solutions to multicriteria decisions
  • Smart Water Grids
  • Control & Identification of Irrigation Channels
  • Water Rights in Smart Water Grids