WIT FACULTY ASSOCIATES

 

Dr. Abubakr Muhammad, Director WIT, LUMS

Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, SBA-SSE, LUMS

Research Interests: Hydro-informatics, water systems analysis, precision agriculture

WIT Project: Smart Water Grids for the Indus

Prof. Nauman Ahmed Zaffar

Associate Professor Department of Electrical Engineering, SBA-SSE, LUMS

Research Interests: Hydro-power, renewable energy, power electronics

WIT Project: Series connected Hydrokinetics generators for Hydrokinetic Powered Irrigation Network Automation (HINA) in run-of-the-river environment – A Modular and Scalable Approach

Dr. Saher Asad

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, MG School of Humanities and Social Sciences, LUMS

Research Interests: Water economics, groundwater management

Project Title: Dynamic groundwater management in Pakistan’s Indus Basin: The case of periodic investments in groundwater pumping technologies

Dr. Naveed ul Hassan

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, SBA-SSE, LUMS

Research Interests: Hydro-informatics, urban water distribution

Project Title: Towards an integrated water and energy management platform for domestic consumers using Internet of things (IoT) and Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communications

Dr. Syed Muhammad Hassan

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, MG-School of Humanities and Social Sciences, LUMS

Research Interests: Water economics, urban water distribution

Project Title: Averting an Emerging Crisis: Corrective pricing and demand management approach for water consumption in Lahore.

Dr. Imran Cheema

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, SBA-SSE, LUMS

Research Interests: Water quality sensors, optoelectronics  

WIT Project: Towards a Rapid and Portable Optical Sensor Array for Simultaneous Detection of Salinity and Fluoride in Water

Dr. Zehra Waheed

Assistant Professor, Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB), LUMS

Research Interests: Urban water distribution, water institutions

Project Title: Modelling Stakeholder Dynamics and Knowledge Sharing in Organizational Networks Surrounding Water: An Application of Social Network Analysis to Water Systems in the City of Lahore

Dr. Wasif Tanveer Khan

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, SBA-SSE, LUMS

Research Interests: groundwater survey, electromagnetics

Project Title: Feasibility Study of Low-Cost and Efficient Under-ground Water Exploration Techniques for Indigenous Development

Dr. Zubair Khalid

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, SBA-SSE, LUMS

Research Interests: Remote sensing, groundwater, signal processing

Project Title: Advanced signal processing methods for the estimation of groundwater storage in Indus River Basin using GRACE data

 

Dr. Ghayoor Abbas Chotana

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, SBA-SSE, LUMS

Research Interests: water quality, water treatment technologies

Project Title: Removal of Pesticides from Water by using Metal/Semiconductor Composites as Photocatalyst — An Approach towards Water Sustainability

Dr. Ahmed Kamal Nasir

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, SBA-SSE, LUMS

Research Interests: Precision agriculture, robotics

Project Title: Estimating Water Stress Index for Precision Agriculture application using a thermal Camera

 Dr. Sanval Naseem

Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, MG School of Humanities and Social Sciences, LUMS

Research Interests: Water economics, groundwater management

Project Title: Dynamic groundwater management in Pakistan‘s Indus Basin: The case of periodic investments in groundwater pumping technologies