Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering

Fri, 2019-08-02
The student chapter of the Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) at LUMS, arranged an educational trip on July 4, 2019 to the National Museum of Science and Technology, Lahore, Masjid Wazir Khan and the Shahi Hammam. SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics,...
Mon, 2019-07-29
The annual Seattle Alumni Reunion was held on July 21, 2019 at Mercer Island, Seattle. LUMS Founder and Patron, Syed Babar Ali and Sr. Principal Scientist at Amazon, Dr. Salal Humair also attended the event. The alumni had the opportunity to catch up with each other in a casual setting and hear...
Fri, 2019-07-19
The annual Bay Area Alumni Reunion was held on the evening of Saturday, 13 July, 2019 at Los Altos Youth Center in Los Altos, California. The event was graciously hosted by Sophia Khawaja (BSc 1998), President of the Bay Area Chapter, as well as Sanam Humayun (BSc 2005) and Arfah Saeed (BSc...
Fri, 2019-07-12
Dr. Hassan Mohy-ud-Din, Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering, LUMS, has been awarded the 2019 Charles Wallace Fellowship by the British Council in Pakistan. The fellowship aims to enable mid-career academics to widen their professional knowledge, skills and international linkages. Dr....
Fri, 2019-07-12
The LUMS Physlab team, led by Dr. Sabieh Anwar, Associate Professor of Physics recently completed a science sharing programme at the National University of Technology (NUTECH), Islamabad. NUTECH approached Physlab for technical support and provision of hardware and systems, including equipment for...
Tue, 2019-07-02
Graduates from the Class of 2019 reminisced their LUMS journey at their first alumni reunion held at a popular bowling alley on Friday, June 28, 2019. They exchanged stories about their time together at the University and shared experiences from their post-graduation life with peers. Despite...
Fri, 2019-05-17
The Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering believes in the concept of “no boundaries” where faculty members from different fields can team up and unearth novel solutions to prevailing scientific questions. The field of cancer research provided a similar opportunity for the research...
Wed, 2019-04-17
Junaid Saif Khan, a Physics major from the MS Class of 2018 has been selected for the 69th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting taking place from June 20 - July 6, in Lindau, Germany. Getting selected for the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting is an acknowledgement of a researcher’s work in his/her respective...
Wed, 2019-04-03
Dr. Muhammad Faryad, Assistant Professor of Physics at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) at LUMS has been declared the winner of the 2019 Gallieno Denardo Award by the International Commission for Optics (ICO) and the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical...
Tue, 2019-02-12
Taking forward its aim of providing students of the Syed Babar Ali Schoool of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) an industry relevant education, the LUMS SPIE student chapter arranged an industrial tour to Bulleh Shah Packaging (Pvt.) Ltd. in Kasur. To provide a closer look at their operations, the...
Tue, 2019-02-12
SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, partners with researchers, educators, and industry to advance light-based research and technologies for the betterment of the human condition. The SPIE student chapter at LUMS takes this aim forward by reaching out to students of various...
Wed, 2019-01-30
A range of debilitating human diseases including Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Huntington’s disease and type 2 diabetes (T2D) are associated with misfolding of certain proteins and their subsequent aggregation into toxic fibers, called amyloids. These diseases differ in the type of the protein...
Thu, 2019-01-10
Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) MS Physics 2018 graduate, Hassan Ahmad Khan has published his research article titled, ‘Approximate photonic band gaps of dielectric-magnetic one-dimensional photonic crystals’ in a reputed science journal, OPTIK. Dr. Muhammad Faryad, Chair...
Mon, 2019-01-07
Saad Zia Sheikh, a PhD student at the Department of Electrical Engineering at Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) along with his advisor, Dr. Adeel Pasha, Assistant Professor and Director of the Electronics and Embedded Systems Lab (EESL) at SBASSE, published their research...
Tue, 2019-01-01
Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) MS Physics 2018 graduate, Hassan Ahmad Khan has published his research article titled, ‘Approximate photonic band gaps of dielectric-magnetic one-dimensional photonic crystals’ in a reputed science journal, OPTIK. Dr. Muhammad Faryad, Chair...
Thu, 2018-12-13
The Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) Physics subject test has almost become a benchmark for competitiveness for admission into top US Graduate Programmes in Experimental and Theoretical Physics. This year students from the 2017, 2018 and 2019 Physics batches sat for the exam and the Physics...
Thu, 2018-12-06
Dr. Muhammad Faryad, Assistant Professor and Chair, Physics Department at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE), LUMS delivered a lecture titled, "Green Functions in Electromagnetism and Optics” on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at the Department of Electrical Engineering,...
Tue, 2018-12-04
Dr. Muhammad Sabieh Anwar, Associate Professor, Physics Department, Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) gave seminars on, “Physics For All: Using Experiments to Spice up the Student Experience” at Government Postgraduate College for Women, Wahdat Colony, Lahore and University...
Thu, 2018-11-29
Bilal Majeed, an MS Electrical Engineering graduate won the award for "Best Poster Presentation" at the 17th Shaukat Khanum Cancer Symposium 2018 held November 2 to 4, 2018. Three posters out of a total of 178 submitted posters were selected as the best and Majeed’s poster was one of them....
Wed, 2018-08-15
Dr. Muhammad Sabieh Anwar, Associate Professor of Physics and his Physlab team at the Department of Physics at LUMS mentored the Pakistani team for the International Young Physicists’ Tournament (IYPT) 2018 held in Beijing, China. The Pakistani team comprised of talented students Aarij Atiq, Ifrah...
Thu, 2018-05-31
Keeping the departmental tradition alive, this year again, all BS Chemistry students at the LUMS Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) have secured placements in world-class fully funded graduate programmes. These students received admission offers in PhD programmes of the...