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MoU signed between Mechanical Engineering Department KSK Campus and Sustainable Energy Research Centre, SOTACARBO, Italy

Department of Mechanical Engineering, KSK Campus of UET Lahore has signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Sustainable Energy Research Centre, SOTACARBO Research Institute, Italy for Furthering Scientific Cooperation. Dr. Alessandro Lanza, President SOTACARBO and Prof. Dr. Nadeem A Mufti, Dean Faculty of Mechanical Engineering UET Lahore signed the documents for Italy and Pakistan sides, respectively. The designated person at each Side will oversee and facilitate implementation of this MoU in cooperation with other appropriate administrators at the respective institutions. Dr. Fahad Noor, Chairman MED-UET-KSK designates Dr. Muhammad Farooq (Assistant Professor) for coordination, whereas, SOTACARBO designates Dr. Alberto Pettinau (Director, Research Department). The main focus of this agreement is to conduct joint research activities in the areas of sustainable energy development, encourage the exchange of information and materials; and other areas of possible interest and collaboration especially for the research students of M.Sc. Thermo-Fluid Engineering, a new program recently started by the Mechanical Engineering Department, UET Lahore, KSK Campus. This also includes the collaboration of on-going research projects (http://www.sotacarbo.it/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Activity-factsheets-4.10.2017.pdf), use of their advanced research labs for experiments and participation in the International Sulcis Summer School on Carbon Capture & Storage Technologies organized every year by the SOTACARBO. On this occasion, Chairman, MED-KSK Dr. Fahad Noor expressed his views while saying that, this agreement would be beneficial and facilitative for the mutual interest, cooperation and coordination of both sides. He appreciates the efforts of Dr. Farooq for getting the agreement signed.

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