Science melas in connection with national science campaign

Cornucopia or Crisis

Registration: 
Open to all.
Date: 
17 April 1998
Time: 
11:00 am
Venue: 
New Lecture Theater, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore
Abstract: 

This review presentation discusses what are the likely impacts of globalization on Pakistan. It is also a preview of world monetary and financial institutions. This session basically underscores the villain-like role played by global financial agencies (like IMF, WTO, and MNCs etc.) and hence presents a seamier side of globalization. Evolution of IMF and WB from the ashes of the 30's depression, to act as economic regulators: The present agencies are a perverse replica of their erstwhile shape, Globalization regime, What is meant by the term plus WTO (GATT), Uragway Agrements etc., What are the likely results of foreign trade liberalization (globalization) on Pakistan, Pakistan and South East Asia, Some dedications, How can we regulate globalization so that it may be a breeze, not a thunderstorm were discussed. At the end of the talk some suggestions were also be heared from the audiences.

Resource People: 
Speaker
Syed Asad Raza
Electrical Engineering Department, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore

Thunderstorm Electrification

Registration: 
Open to all.
Date: 
13 April 1998
Time: 
11:00 am
Venue: 
New Lecture Theater, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore
Resource People: 
Speaker
Dr. Khaleeq-ur-Rahman
Department of Physics, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore

Introduction to Ergonomics

Registration: 
Open to all.
Date: 
05 April 1998
Time: 
11:00 am
Venue: 
New Lecture Theater, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore
Abstract: 
  1. What is Engineering Design?
  2. The Elements of Design
  3. Ergonomic Factor of Design
  4. Human Influence on Design
  5. What is anthropometrics?
  6. Evaluation
Resource People: 
Speaker
Irfan Ali
Old Mechanical Engineering Department Department, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore

Magnetic Materials

Registration: 
Open to all.
Date: 
26 March 1998
Time: 
6:00 pm
Venue: 
New Lecture Theater, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore
Resource People: 
Speaker
Muhammad Umar Khan
Electrical Engineering Department, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore

Introduction to Material Science and a Case Study of Biomaterials

Registration: 
Open to all.
Date: 
26 March 1998
Time: 
11:00 am
Venue: 
New Lecture Theater, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore
Resource People: 
Speaker
Muhammad Sabieh Anwar
Electrical Engineering Department, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore

Particle Accelerators

Registration: 
Open to all.
Date: 
14 March 1998
Time: 
11:00 am
Venue: 
Shah Faisal Shaheed Seminar Hall, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore
Resource People: 
Speaker
Zunaira Ansari
Imperial College, London

Graveyard of the Atlantic

The Bermuda Triangle
Registration: 
Open to all.
Date: 
06 March 1998
Time: 
11:00 am
Venue: 
New Lecture Theater, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore
Resource People: 
Resource Person
Sajid Shafeeq
Electrical Engineering Department, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore

Let the Sleeves Surround You - Workshop on Automobile Mechatronics

Registration: 
Open to all.
Date: 
05 March 1998
Time: 
11:00 am
Venue: 
New Lecture Theater, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore
Resource People: 
Presenter
Awais Naseem Vohra
Siemens

When All is Smoke

Registration: 
Open to all.
Date: 
23 February 1998
Time: 
11:00 am
Venue: 
Shah Faisal Shaheed Seminar Hall, University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore
Resource People: 
Speaker
Faisal Habib Cheema
Agha Khan University, Karachi

High Temperature Superconductors

Registration: 
Open to all.
Date: 
20 February 1998
Time: 
11:00 am
Venue: 
Department of Physics, Government College University (GCU), Lahore
Resource People: 
Speaker
Dr. Saadat Anwar Siddiqi
Centre for Solid State Physics, University of the Punjab, Quaid-e-Azam Campus, Lahore