SPOTLIGHT

  • Dr. Falak Sher

    Acting Chair – Department of Physics

    Physics is one of the most fundamental sciences, building upon the tradition of thousands of years of human inquiry based on observation, mathematical reasoning, and sense of inventiveness. Through semiconductors, optics and electronics, it has transformed the way we communicate and share information and ideas in this interconnected planet and through a probing of the properties of matter and energy, it has advanced our mastery of our natural wor...

  • LUMS Physlab Prepares Pakistani Team for the 'Physics World Cup'

    In line with its mission to share expertise, resources and training in physics education with other institutions throughout the country, LUMS physics lab (PhysLab) recently hosted five budding scientists as they worked on ten interesting problems in preparation for the International Young Physicists’ Tournament 2016 to be hosted in Yekaterinburg, Russia.The event dubbed as the ‘Physics World Cup’ is a team-oriented scientif...

  • LUMS Physlab Wins National Innovation Award

    The LUMS Physlab has won the prestigious National Innovation Award for building one of the most innovative experimental physics laboratories in Pakistan. The award is administered by the Pakistan Innovation Foundation and is adjudicated by a distinguished jury.Dr. Sabieh Anwar, Associate Professor, Department of Physics, Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE), has stated that the National Innovation Award is considered to be th...

  • Physics Undergraduates Secure Top Graduate Placements

    Theoretical High Energy Physics/String Theory/Gravity is considered to be the most competitive field in terms of graduate admissions with world's brightest young minds competing to enter very few places at top universities in the elite discipline. LUMS undergraduate students specialising in the field have continued to secure best placements.This year, Ali Shehper got fully funded PhD scholarship from UT Austin, ranked among the top ten string...

  • Student Mentored by LUMS Physics Faculty Publishes Research in Royal Society Open Science

    The faculty at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE) considers that an active programme in scientific outreach is vital for the educational progress of our society. In this vein, Physics Department's Muhammad Sabieh Anwar, Associate Professor and his team at the Physlab, have been engaged in community outreach through one of the country's largest science festivals, reaching out to schools infusing a never ending quest for...

OPPORTUNITIES

  • The Department of Physics at the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) invites applications for open faculty positions at the Assistant/Associate Professor levels on a tenure-track system. Candidates must have completed their PhD in Physics or related discipline from a reputed local or foreign university.

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Latest News

  • LUMS Physics Faculty, Dr. Sabieh Anwar Attends the 21st Gathering of the Islamic World Academy of Sciences

    LUMS Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE), Physics faculty, Dr. Sabieh Anwar presented his ideas about experimental science in the Muslim world at the 21st gathering of the...

  • LUMS FACULTY PUBLISHES IN NATURE MATERIALS

    Dr. Ata Ulhaq, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering, Lahore University of Management Sciences, together with Dr. Evgeny Checkhovich from the...

  • LUMS TEAM PARTICIPATES IN THE SHELL ECO-MARATHON ASIA IN SINGAPORE

    A team comprising 7 students from the Department of Electrical Engineering at the Syed Babar Ali School of Science and Engineering (SBASSE), LUMS participated in the Shell Eco-marathon Asia, held for...

  • PHYSICS FACULTY SPEAKS AT THE INAUGURATION OF THE MATHS AND SCIENCE REPORT AT PRIME MINISTER HOUSE

    Dr. Muhammad Sabieh Anwar, faculty at the LUMS Physics department addressed the inauguration ceremony of Volume 1 of the Maths and Science Report: How maths and science powers nations, organised...

  • LUMS Physlab Shares Educational Technology with NUST, Islamabad

    The LUMS Physics lab, Physlab recenlty manufactured two sets of an experiment titled “Measurement of Planck’s constant using spectrum of a light bulb” for the National University of...

  • LUMS Physics Professor, Dr. Anwar Infuses Scientific Curiosity Across Schools of Pakistan

    LUMS Physics faculty member, Dr. Muhammad Sabieh Anwar recently traveled around Pakistan to help inspire and fascinate school children about science. This outreach is part of a National Science...

  • LUMS Physlab Prepares Pakistani Team for the 'Physics World Cup'

    In line with its mission to share expertise, resources and training in physics education with other institutions throughout the country, LUMS physics lab (PhysLab) recently hosted five budding...

  • Prof. Babar Qureshi Gives Public Lecture at Habib University

    Physics faculty, Prof. Babar Qureshi was invited by Habib University, Karachi to deliver a public lecture on the recent discovery of gravitational waves. The talk was attended by members of the...

  • Physics Faculty Invited to Speak at International Scientific Spring

    Prof. Babar Qureshi was an invited speaker at International Scientific Spring (ISS) 2016 organised by National Center for Physics (NCP).ISS is one of the largest yearly gathering of...

  • Physics Faculty, RA and Student Publish Result on Topological String Theory

    LUMS Physics faculty, Babar Qureshi in collaboration with Amer Iqbal and LUMS graduate, Ali Shehper, as well as a LUMS research assistant, Ahsan Khan have published an important result on Topological...