Projects in progress

Eighteen Project are in progress

S.No

Project Title

Name of PI

Name of Co-PI

Year

Total fund

Fund released

Funding agency

Starting Date

Ending date

Status

1

Bioremediation of heavy metal contaminated soil of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

 

Dr. Muhammad Jamil

Dr. Muhammad Anees

 

2016

 

2.5 M

 

1.33M

 

 HEC

 

2016

 

 2019

In progress

2

Protein engineering and functional analysis of highly stable inulinases for efficient utilization of naturally abundant inuline

 

 

 

 

Dr. Aamir Shehzad

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Noor Muhammad

 

 

 

 

April 2017

 

 

 

 

2.8024M

 

 

 

 

1.27M

 

 

 

 

HEC Islamabad

 

 

 

 

2017

 

 

 

 

2019

In progress

3

Biotechnological Explorations of Bacterial Extremophiles for Industrially Important Enzymes

 

 

 

Dr. Nawab Ali

 

 

Dr.

Muhammad Qasim

2017

2.969 M.

1.660 M

NRPU/ HEC

2017

2019

In progress

4

Mapping Genes Involved in Hereditary Genetic Disorders in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA

 

 

Dr. Saadullah Khan

 

 

Dr. Noor Muhammad

 

 

 

2015

 

 

 

5.3M

 

 

 

3.8M

 

 

 

HEC Islamabad

 

 

 

2015

 

 

 

2018

In progress

5

Nanocarriers for Gene delivery: Enhancing the transfer of CFTR geneinto human’s normal and CFTR-negative cells using cost-effective cationic nanocarriers

Dr. Zia Ur Rehman

Dr. Noor Muhammad

____ 

6.6M

4.45M

HEC Islamabad

_____

2018

In progress

6

Fragile X genetic testingfor identification of FMR1 permation female carrier in potential population

Dr. Bibi Shamim Saleha

Dr. Zia ur Rehman

2018

4.478 M.

2.71 M.

HEC

2018

2021

In progress

7

Medico-Genetic And Functional Studies Of Inherited Stuttering Disorder

 

Dr. Saadullah Khan

 

Dr. Noor Muhammad

2017

6.9 M

4.2 M.

HEC

2017

2020

In progress

8

Biotechnological Approaches for the Remediation of Heavy Metals Polluted Soil of Southern Areas of KPK

 

 

 

Dr. Muhammad Daud Khan

 

 

 

Dr. Aziz Ullah

 

 

 

2016

 

 

 

5.85M

 

 

 

2.6M

ALP-PARC Islamabad

2016

2019

In progress

9

Isolation modification & characterization of thermophilic P450 enzymes for industrial applications

 

 

Dr. Aamir Shehzad

 

 

Dr. Noor Muhammad

 

 

 

 2015

 

 

 

0.435M

 

 

 

0.324M

HEC

2015

_____

In progress

10

Non Viral vector for Gene Delivory enhancing the transfection efficiency of cost effective nano carries for potential clinical and Industerial applications

 

 

 

Dr. Zia ur Rehman

 

 

 

Dr. Noor Muhammad

 

 

 

 

2015

 

 

 

 

0.423M

 

 

 

 

0.273M

HEC

2016

____

In progress

11

Assesment of water soluble derivatives of chlorophyll as potential photosensitizers for drinking water disinfection

Dr. Aziz ullah

Dr. Mohammad Qasim

2017

10.389239 Million

7.986287 Million

HEC

Oct. 2017

 2020

In progress

12

Developing Techno-Policy Framework for e-Government Success : The Case of Local Govt. (Kohat)

Dr. M. Hamad Hassan

Dr. Abdus Saboor

Oct, 2016

3,54,623/-

2,94,623/-

HEC

Jan, 2018

Dec, 2018

In Progress

13

Forecast Combination methods for Ensemble modeling

 

Dr. Saima Hassan

Dr. Wali Khan

2018

495000

445000

HEC

June 2018

June2018

In Progress

14

Hybrid decomposition based multi objective evolutionary algorithm for multi objective optimization problems

Dr. Wali Khan

             Nil

2016-17

1106383

543821

HEC

January 2018

January 2019

In progress

15

Efficient Hybrid Metaheuristic Algorithms for Solving Optimization Problems

Dr. Naseer Tairan

Dr. Wali Khan Mashwani

2017

90,000 SR

_____

King Khalid University Saudi Arabia

Dec. 2017

Dec. 21018

In progress

16

Development of biological control of fungal diseases in vegetables using chitinolytic bacteria

Dr. Muhammad Anees

Dr. Shafiq Ur Rehman

2017

7.9 Million

6.245495

NRPU/HEC Pakistan

2017

2020

In progress

17

Biomarkers Elucidation for the serodiagnosis of multidrug resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis: An immunoproteomics approach

Dr. Muhammad Qasim

Dr. Hazir Rahman

2016

10.093 Million

7.83 Million

NRPU/HEC Pakistan

2016

2019

In progress

18

Development of rapid serodetection test for accurate and affordable diagnosis of typhoid fever in Pakistan

Dr. Muhammad Qasim

Dr. Hazir Rahman

2017

6.0921 Million.

3.208207 Million

NRPU/HEC Pakistan

2017

2020

In progress

 

Completed Projects

12 projects successfully completed by Kohat University of Science & Technology, Kohat

S.No

Project Title

Name of PI

Name of Co-PI

Year

Total fund

Fund released

Funding agency

Starting Date

Ending date

Status

1

Identification and Risk Factors of Hepatitis C Virus Infection

Dr. Shahid Niaz Khan

Dr. Sana ullah Khan

2016

1049070

808500

PSF

2016

October 2018

Paper Published/ Submitted

2

MOI. Epidemiology and Zoonotic Status of Giardea Lambilia in different water sources of District Kohat and Karak

Dr. Sultan Ayaz

Dr. Shahid Niaz Khan

2015

0.15 Million

_____

Relief International

2015

2016

Paper Published/ Submitted

3

Development and Characterization of SSR markers for curcuma longa.

Dr. Rehan Naeem

Dr. Muhammad Daud Khan

2011-12

0.5M

0.45M

HEC

2012

2016

Completed

4

Rice Under stress project

Dr. Muhammad Jamil

Nil

2010

5.7M

5M

HEC

2010

2016

Completed

5

Roadmap To Object Net

Muhammad Altaf Khan

Dr. Amjad Mehmood

2012

0.41 M

_____

HEC

 2012

2018

Completed

6

New solution of Einstein field equation and their physical significance

Dr. Farhad Ali

Dr. Abid Saeed

2015

232000

232000

HEC

2015

 2016

Completed

7

Extensions of some Exponential Distributions and Generalized Superstatistics

Dr. Abdul Saboor

Nil

2014

2.2

2.2 M

HEC

2014

2016

Completed

8

Exploration of Pseudomonasspecies from Soil of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for Antibacterial Compounds

Dr. Muhammad Qasim

Dr. Hazir Rahman

2015

0.322 Million

0.322 Million

SRGP/HEC Pakistan

2015

2017

Completed

9

Biological Control of Hemonchus using Fungal Antagonists in Small Ruminants

Dr. Baharullah Khattak

Dr. Mubashir Hussain

2015

2.4 Million

____

PSF

2015

2016

Completed

10

Livestock for life Project on Zoonotic diseases

Dr. Mubashir Hussain

_____

2011

5000 US$

_____

Relief International USA

2011

2013

Completed

11

Establishment  of Vector Borne Diseases Management Centre at Kohat University,Pakistan

Dr. Mubashir Hussain

_____

2015

119758.97 US$

_____

US Department of States (DOS)

2015

2016

Completed

12

Evaluation of Enzyme Inhibitation & anti oxidant potential of Kohat division selected medicinal plants

Dr. Abdul Wahab

          Nil

_____

    0.5M

0.348840

HEC

_____

_____

Completed