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UN agency awards Dr Khalid status of ‘Space4Water Professional’

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LAHORE (Thursday, January 12, 2023): Punjab University Department of Space Science Assistant Professor and Co-Principal Investigator of Remote Sensing, GIS and Climatic Research Lab (RSGCRL) Dr Khalid Mahmood has been awarded status of Space4Water Professional by United Nation’s Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA).

The title has been awarded in acknowledgment of his research on water using Space technology. Dr Khalid has devised new, innovative methods keeping in view local evidence and scenarios, where less intensive inputs are required to model the reality and enhance the simplicity of these procedures. He has established effective use of freely available remotely sensed satellite data as an economical alternative of costly in situ measurements to support decision making and strategic planning for the sustainability of water resources. He is among the fifteen international professionals to hold this title and first ever Pakistani to be honored this status.

PU awards 10 PhD degrees

LAHORE: (Thursday, January 12, 2023): Punjab University has awarded ten PhD degrees to the scholars in which Rehana Sardar D/o Sardar Ali in the subject of Botany, Ubaida Hussain D/o Muhammad Hussain in the subject of Biochemistry, Atif Hussain S/o Muhammad Abdul Rahim in the subject of Total Quality Management, Shaista Nawaz D/o Muhammad Nawaz in the subject of Agricultural Sciences (Plant Pathology), Kamran Ali S/o Qurban Ali in the subject of Commerce, Zulfiqar Ali Beg S/o Salamat Ali Beg in the subject of Zoology, Afifa Tanweer D/o Tanweer Azhar in the subject of Home Economics (Food & Nutrition), Rashid Maqbool S/o Ch. Maqbool Ahmad in the subject of Information Management, Zulfiqar Ali S/o Amir Ali in the subject of Political Science and Waqar Ilahi S/o Fazal Mabood in the subject of Political Science.

PU declares MA/MSc results

LAHORE: (Thursday, January 12, 2023): Punjab University Examinations Department has declared the results of MA Political Science Part-I & II annual examination 2022 and MSc Applied Psychology Part-II annual examination 2022. Details are also available at www.pu.edu.pk.

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