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LIST OF PROJECTS RECOMMENDED FOR FUNDING UNDER PSF-NSF, SRI LANKA JOINT INITIATIVE

Sr.Project TitleName, designation, department and organisation of Pakistani PIName, designation, department and organisation of Sri Lankan PI
1. Preparation of Cost Effective Synthetic Skin Grafts for the Treatment of Burns and Chronic Ulcer Wounds: Bioactivity Directed Investigation of Angiogenic and Cell-Migration Potentials of Plant Extracts Dr. Muhammad Yar
Assistant Professor

COMSATS Institute of Information technology
1.5 KM Defence Road Off Raiwind Road
Lahore
Prof. G. M. Kamal B. Gunaherath
Senior Professor of Chemistry and Deputy Vice Chancellor
The Open University of Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka
2. Genetic Characterization of Drug Resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis Isolates from Sri Lankan and Pakistani TB Patients and Identification of Associated biomarkers Dr. Sidra Younis
Assistant Professor
National University of Medical Sciences
AbidMajeed Road, Rawalpindi
Dr.Dhammika N. Magana-Arachchi
Senior Research Fellow
National Institute of Fundamental Studies
National Institute of Fundamental Studies, Hantana Road, Kandy,
Sri Lanka
3. Optimization of Donor and Acceptors Materials for Fabrication of Efficient Organic Solar Cell Muhammad Imran Malik
Assistant Professor
H.E.J. Research Institute of Chemistry , International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi
Prof. L.B.D.R.P. Wijesundera
Professor,
Department of Physics , University of Kelaniya ,
Sri Lanka
4. Novel Materials for Secondary Sodium-ion Batteries and Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells Dr.NaseemIqbal
Associate Professor
U.S.-Pakistan Center for Advanced Studies in Energy (USPCAS-E)
USAID Grantee
National University of Science and Technology (NUST)
Dr.KandasamyVignarooban
Head & Senior Lecturer in Physics
University of Jaffna
Faculty of Science, University of Jaffna, Jaffna, Sri Lanka
5. Development of Carbon Based Nanomaterials for Counter Electrodes in dye Sensitized Solar cells Dr.Hafeez Anwar
Assistant Professor
Department of Physics, University of Agriculture Faisalabad Pakistan
University main road, Faisalabad, Pakistan
Prof. M.A.K.L. Dissanayake
Research Professor
National Institute of Fundamental Studies
Hanthana Road, Kandy,
Sri Lanka
6. Novel Electrode material Based on Layer by Layer Assembly of Metal Oxide Nanoparticle/Graphene Composite for Lithium Ion Batteries and Solar Cells. Prof. Dr. Muhammad MakshoofAthar
Director Institute of Chemistry
University of the Punjab,Lahore Pakistan.
Dr. Nanda Gunawardhana
Director/International Research Centre
International Research Centre
Senate Building, University of Peradeniya.
Sri Lanka
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