University of Sistan and Baluchestan

تاریخ: 17 February 2019

Second Round MSRT-PSF Joint Project Selected Results

Projects Shortlisted for Funding under PSF-MSRT Second Call of Proposals - Dated: 13-02-2019

Minutes of the PSF –MSRT Joint Meeting to Finalize Projects under “PSF-MSRT Second Call”


The meeting of “PSF MSRT joint meeting for the finalization of research proposals was held on 23.01.2019 via web link to finalize the projects received under PSF-MSRT Second call for proposals for funding.  In the light of recommendations of the evaluation Committee and peer review process, following ten projects were mutually approved for funding under PSF-MSRT Second Call of Proposals:



Sr. No

Title of Project Proposal

Pakistani P.I.

Iranian P.I


Portable paper-based nanostructured sensor for nonenzymatic detection of pesticides in agricultural products

Dr. Akhtar Hayat

Assistant Professor Interdisciplinary Research Centre in Biomedical Materials COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) ,Lahore

Dr.  Marjan Majdinasab

Assistant Professor

Department of Food Science & Technology Shiraz University Shiraz, Iran



Explorations of bacterial extremozymes from Iran and Northern areas of Pakistan: characterization and pilot scale production

Dr. Nawab Ali

Assistant Professor

Department of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering, Kohat University of Science and Technology Kohat, .

Prof. Dr. M. A. Amoozegar

Professor/Dean School of Biology

Extremophiles Lab, School of Biology, University of Tehran, Iran


Development of protocol for long reads haplotyping in hexalpoid wheat using pacbio circular consensus sequencing

Dr. Muhammad Sajjad

Assistant Professor

Environmental Sciences, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology



Dr. Reza Dervaishzadeh


Dept. of Plant Breeding and Biotechnology, Faculty of Agriculture, Urmia University. Iran




Developing environmental friendly  mg-matrix based composite technology for present and future generations

Dr. Muhammad Sohail

Assistant Professor

Institute of Chemical Sciences, University of Swat

Dr. Ali Reza Badiei


School of Chemistry College of Science University of Tehran


Fabrication of highly sensitive and selective electrochemiluminescencebiosensor for precise monitoring of dopamine from nerve cells

Dr. Naeem Akhtar

Assistant Professor

 IRCBM, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Lahore  Pakistan

Dr. Behzad Rezaei


Isfahan University of Technology (IUT), Isfahan 8415683111 Iran



Improving the seismic performance of steel moment frames using an efficient delayed wire-rope bracing system


Dr. Naveed Ahmad

Assistant Professor

Earthquake Engineering Center, Civil Engineering Department, UET Peshawar.

Dr. Babak Dizangian

Assistant Professor

Velayat university, Iranshahr, Iran.



Introducing an automatic and economic surface-cleaning set-up to optimize the electricity production of PV panels based on the study of dusty/polluted atmosphere impact on the electricity production.

Dr. AdeelWaqas

Assistant Professor, NUST-H-12 Campus-Islamabad


Dr. Maziar Dehghan

Assistant Professor

Materials and Energy Research Center (MERC), Karaj, Iran



CO2 capture and utilization from thermal power plants using nanomaterials

Romana Khan

Assistant Professor

COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Abbottabad

Alireza Noorpoor

Associate Professor

Graduate Faculty of Environment, University of Tehran, Tehran, IRAN



Development of drought tolerant sunflower (Helianthus Annuus L.) hybrid for sustainable yield

Dr. Saeed Rauf

Assistant Professor

College of Agriculture, University of Sargodha


Dr. Mehdi Ghaffari

Assistant Professor

Seed and Plant Improvement Institute, Agricultural Research Education and Extension Organization (AREEO), Karaj, Iran


Electrospinning of continuous poly (L lactide) yarns as implantable medical devices.

Ahsan Nazir

Assistant Professor

National Textile University, Sheikhupura Road, Faisalabad

Homa Maleki

Assistant Professor

University of Birjand, Birjand, Iran